Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems

Author: James Ward Brown,Ruel Vance Churchill

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math

ISBN: 9780071086158

Category: Boundary value problems

Page: 400

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The text is made up of Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer and Fluids. Like all the other Cengel texts, it uses a similar pedagogical approach, by using familiar everyday examples followed by theory and analysis.
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Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems

Author: James Brown,Ruel Churchill

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math

ISBN: 9780073051932

Category: Mathematics

Page: 384

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Published by McGraw-Hill since its first edition in 1941, this classic text is an introduction to Fourier series and their applications to boundary value problems in partial differential equations of engineering and physics. It will primarily be used by students with a background in ordinary differential equations and advanced calculus. There are two main objectives of this text. The first is to introduce the concept of orthogonal sets of functions and representations of arbitrary functions in series of functions from such sets. The second is a clear presentation of the classical method of separation of variables used in solving boundary value problems with the aid of those representations.
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Fourier Series, Transforms, and Boundary Value Problems

Second Edition

Author: J. Ray Hanna,John H. Rowland

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486466736

Category: Mathematics

Page: 354

View: 9154

This volume introduces Fourier and transform methods for solutions to boundary value problems associated with natural phenomena. Unlike most treatments, it emphasizes basic concepts and techniques rather than theory. Many of the exercises include solutions, with detailed outlines that make it easy to follow the appropriate sequence of steps. 1990 edition.
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Partial Differential Equations with Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems

Third Edition

Author: Nakhle H. Asmar

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 0486820831

Category: Mathematics

Page: 816

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This text provides an introduction to partial differential equations and boundary value problems, including Fourier series. The treatment offers students a smooth transition from a course in elementary ordinary differential equations to more advanced topics in a first course in partial differential equations. This widely adopted and successful book also serves as a valuable reference for engineers and other professionals. The approach emphasizes applications, with particular stress on physics and engineering applications. Rich in proofs and examples, the treatment features many exercises in each section. Relevant Mathematica files are available for download from author Nakhlé Asmar's website; however, the book is completely usable without computer access. The Students' Solutions Manual can be downloaded for free from the Dover website, and the Instructor's Solutions Manual is available upon request for professors and potential teachers. The text is suitable for undergraduates in mathematics, physics, engineering, and other fields who have completed a course in ordinary differential equations.
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Applied Partial Differential Equations

With Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems

Author: Richard Haberman

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780321797056

Category: Mathematics

Page: 756

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Normal 0 false false false This book emphasizes the physical interpretation of mathematical solutions and introduces applied mathematics while presenting differential equations. Coverage includes Fourier series, orthogonal functions, boundary value problems, Green's functions, and transform methods. This text is ideal for readers interested in science, engineering, and applied mathematics.
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Elementary Applied Partial Differential Equations

With Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems

Author: Richard Haberman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780132638074

Category: Mathematics

Page: 736

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KEY BENEFIT Emphasizing physical interpretations of mathematical solutions, this book introduces applied mathematics and presents partial differential equations. KEY TOPICS Leading readers from simple exercises through increasingly powerful mathematical techniques, this book discusses hear flow and vibrating strings and membranes, for a better understand of the relationship between mathematics and physical problems. It also emphasizes problem solving and provides a thorough approach to solutions. The third edition of , Elementary Applied Partial Differential Equations; With Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems has been revised to include a new chapter covering dispersive waves. It also includes new sections covering fluid flow past a circular cylinder; reflection and refraction of light and sound waves; the finite element method; partial differential equations with spherical geometry; eigenvalue problems with a continuous and discrete spectrum; and first-order nonlinear partial differential equations. An essential reference for any technical or mathematics professional.
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Fourier Analysis and Boundary Value Problems

Author: Enrique A. Gonzalez-Velasco

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080531939

Category: Mathematics

Page: 551

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Fourier Analysis and Boundary Value Problems provides a thorough examination of both the theory and applications of partial differential equations and the Fourier and Laplace methods for their solutions. Boundary value problems, including the heat and wave equations, are integrated throughout the book. Written from a historical perspective with extensive biographical coverage of pioneers in the field, the book emphasizes the important role played by partial differential equations in engineering and physics. In addition, the author demonstrates how efforts to deal with these problems have lead to wonderfully significant developments in mathematics. A clear and complete text with more than 500 exercises, Fourier Analysis and Boundary Value Problems is a good introduction and a valuable resource for those in the field. Topics are covered from a historical perspective with biographical information on key contributors to the field The text contains more than 500 exercises Includes practical applications of the equations to problems in both engineering and physics
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Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

With Special Functions, Fourier Series, and Boundary Value Problems

Author: Ravi P. Agarwal,Donal O'Regan

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0387791469

Category: Mathematics

Page: 410

View: 3914

In this undergraduate/graduate textbook, the authors introduce ODEs and PDEs through 50 class-tested lectures. Mathematical concepts are explained with clarity and rigor, using fully worked-out examples and helpful illustrations. Exercises are provided at the end of each chapter for practice. The treatment of ODEs is developed in conjunction with PDEs and is aimed mainly towards applications. The book covers important applications-oriented topics such as solutions of ODEs in form of power series, special functions, Bessel functions, hypergeometric functions, orthogonal functions and polynomials, Legendre, Chebyshev, Hermite, and Laguerre polynomials, theory of Fourier series. Undergraduate and graduate students in mathematics, physics and engineering will benefit from this book. The book assumes familiarity with calculus.
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Boundary Value Problems

Author: David L. Powers

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483269787

Category: Mathematics

Page: 366

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Boundary Value Problems is a text material on partial differential equations that teaches solutions of boundary value problems. The book also aims to build up intuition about how the solution of a problem should behave. The text consists of seven chapters. Chapter 1 covers the important topics of Fourier Series and Integrals. The second chapter deals with the heat equation, introducing separation of variables. Material on boundary conditions and Sturm-Liouville systems is included here. Chapter 3 presents the wave equation; estimation of eigenvalues by the Rayleigh quotient is mentioned briefly. The potential equation is the topic of Chapter 4, which closes with a section on classification of partial differential equations. Chapter 5 briefly covers multidimensional problems and special functions. The last two chapters, Laplace Transforms and Numerical Methods, are discussed in detail. The book is intended for third and fourth year physics and engineering students.
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Partial Differential Equations and Boundary-value Problems with Applications

Author: Mark A. Pinsky

Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.

ISBN: 0821868896

Category: Mathematics

Page: 526

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Building on the basic techniques of separation of variables and Fourier series, the book presents the solution of boundary-value problems for basic partial differential equations: the heat equation, wave equation, and Laplace equation, considered in various standard coordinate systems--rectangular, cylindrical, and spherical. Each of the equations is derived in the three-dimensional context; the solutions are organized according to the geometry of the coordinate system, which makes the mathematics especially transparent. Bessel and Legendre functions are studied and used whenever appropriate throughout the text. The notions of steady-state solution of closely related stationary solutions are developed for the heat equation; applications to the study of heat flow in the earth are presented. The problem of the vibrating string is studied in detail both in the Fourier transform setting and from the viewpoint of the explicit representation (d'Alembert formula). Additional chapters include the numerical analysis of solutions and the method of Green's functions for solutions of partial differential equations. The exposition also includes asymptotic methods (Laplace transform and stationary phase). With more than 200 working examples and 700 exercises (more than 450 with answers), the book is suitable for an undergraduate course in partial differential equations.
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Applied Partial Differential Equations with Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems, Books a la Carte

Author: Richard Haberman

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman

ISBN: 9780321797063

Category: Mathematics

Page: 756

View: 1980

This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value--this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. This text emphasizes the physical interpretation of mathematical solutions and introduces applied mathematics while presenting differential equations. Coverage includes Fourier series, orthogonal functions, boundary value problems, Green's functions, and transform methods. This text is ideal for students in science, engineering, and applied mathematics.
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Boundary Value Problems and Fourier Expansions

Author: Charles R. MacCluer

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486153177

Category: Mathematics

Page: 384

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Based on modern Sobolev methods, this text integrates numerical methods and symbolic manipulation into an elegant viewpoint that is consonant with implementation by digital computer. 2004 edition. Includes 64 figures. Exercises.
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Introduction to Partial Differential Equations

From Fourier Series to Boundary-Value Problems

Author: Arne Broman

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486153010

Category: Mathematics

Page: 192

View: 8798

The self-contained treatment covers Fourier series, orthogonal systems, Fourier and Laplace transforms, Bessel functions, and partial differential equations of the first and second orders. 266 exercises with solutions. 1970 edition.
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Classical Methods in Ordinary Differential Equations

With Applications to Boundary Value Problems

Author: Stuart P. Hastings,J. Bryce McLeod

Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.

ISBN: 0821846949

Category: Mathematics

Page: 373

View: 2560

This text emphasizes rigorous mathematical techniques for the analysis of boundary value problems for ODEs arising in applications. The emphasis is on proving existence of solutions, but there is also a substantial chapter on uniqueness and multiplicity questions and several chapters which deal with the asymptotic behavior of solutions with respect to either the independent variable or some parameter. These equations may give special solutions of important PDEs, such as steady state or traveling wave solutions. Often two, or even three, approaches to the same problem are described. The advantages and disadvantages of different methods are discussed. The book gives complete classical proofs, while also emphasizing the importance of modern methods, especially when extensions to infinite dimensional settings are needed. There are some new results as well as new and improved proofs of known theorems. The final chapter presents three unsolved problems which have received much attention over the years. Both graduate students and more experienced researchers will be interested in the power of classical methods for problems which have also been studied with more abstract techniques. The presentation should be more accessible to mathematically inclined researchers from other areas of science and engineering than most graduate texts in mathematics.
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