# Search Results for "partial-differential-equations-for-scientists-and-engineers"

## Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: Stanley J. Farlow**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486134733**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**414**View:**2979

Practical text shows how to formulate and solve partial differential equations. Coverage of diffusion-type problems, hyperbolic-type problems, elliptic-type problems, numerical and approximate methods. Solution guide available upon request. 1982 edition.

## Partial differential equations for scientists and engineers

**Author**: Tyn Myint U.,Lokenath Debnath**Publisher:**North-Holland**ISBN:**N.A**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**554**View:**7169

## Linear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: Tyn Myint-U,Lokenath Debnath**Publisher:**Springer Science & Business Media**ISBN:**9780817645601**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**778**View:**8718

This significantly expanded fourth edition is designed as an introduction to the theory and applications of linear PDEs. The authors provide fundamental concepts, underlying principles, a wide range of applications, and various methods of solutions to PDEs. In addition to essential standard material on the subject, the book contains new material that is not usually covered in similar texts and reference books. It also contains a large number of worked examples and exercises dealing with problems in fluid mechanics, gas dynamics, optics, plasma physics, elasticity, biology, and chemistry; solutions are provided.

## Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: Lokenath Debnath**Publisher:**Springer Science & Business Media**ISBN:**9780817682651**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**860**View:**4271

The revised and enlarged third edition of this successful book presents a comprehensive and systematic treatment of linear and nonlinear partial differential equations and their varied and updated applications. In an effort to make the book more useful for a diverse readership, updated modern examples of applications are chosen from areas of fluid dynamics, gas dynamics, plasma physics, nonlinear dynamics, quantum mechanics, nonlinear optics, acoustics, and wave propagation. Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers, Third Edition, improves on an already highly complete and accessible resource for graduate students and professionals in mathematics, physics, science, and engineering. It may be used to great effect as a course textbook, research reference, or self-study guide.

## Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: Geoffrey Stephenson**Publisher:**World Scientific Publishing Company Incorporated**ISBN:**9781860940248**Category:**Computers**Page:**161**View:**7163

Partial differential equations form an essential part of the core mathematics syllabus for undergraduate scientists and engineers. The origins and applications of such equations occur in a variety of different fields, ranging from fluid dynamics, electromagnetism, heat conduction and diffusion, to quantum mechanics, wave propagation and general relativity. This volume introduces the important methods used in the solution of partial differential equations. Written primarily for second-year and final-year students taking physics and engineering courses, it will also be of value to mathematicians studying mathematical methods as part of their course. The text, which assumes only that the reader has followed a good basic first-year ancillary mathematics course, is self-contained and is an unabridged republication of the third edition published by Longman in 1985.

## Handbook of Linear Partial Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists

**Author**: Andrei D. Polyanin**Publisher:**CRC Press**ISBN:**1420035320**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**800**View:**2776

Following in the footsteps of the authors' bestselling Handbook of Integral Equations and Handbook of Exact Solutions for Ordinary Differential Equations, this handbook presents brief formulations and exact solutions for more than 2,200 equations and problems in science and engineering. Parabolic, hyperbolic, and elliptic equations with constant and variable coefficients New exact solutions to linear equations and boundary value problems Equations and problems of general form that depend on arbitrary functions Formulas for constructing solutions to nonhomogeneous boundary value problems Second- and higher-order equations and boundary value problems An introductory section outlines the basic definitions, equations, problems, and methods of mathematical physics. It also provides useful formulas for expressing solutions to boundary value problems of general form in terms of the Green's function. Two supplements at the end of the book furnish more tools and information: Supplement A lists the properties of common special functions, including the gamma, Bessel, degenerate hypergeometric, and Mathieu functions, and Supplement B describes the methods of generalized and functional separation of variables for nonlinear partial differential equations.

## Introduction to Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers Using Mathematica

**Author**: Kuzman Adzievski,Abul Hasan Siddiqi**Publisher:**CRC Press**ISBN:**1466510579**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**648**View:**2269

With a special emphasis on engineering and science applications, this textbook provides a mathematical introduction to PDEs at the undergraduate level. It takes a new approach to PDEs by presenting computation as an integral part of the study of differential equations. The authors use Mathematica® along with graphics to improve understanding and interpretation of concepts. They also present exercises in each chapter and solutions to selected examples. Topics discussed include Laplace and Fourier transforms as well as Sturm-Liouville boundary value problems.

## Numerical Time-Dependent Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: Moysey Brio,Gary M. Webb,Aramais R. Zakharian**Publisher:**Academic Press**ISBN:**9780080917047**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**312**View:**7848

It is the first text that in addition to standard convergence theory treats other necessary ingredients for successful numerical simulations of physical systems encountered by every practitioner. The book is aimed at users with interests ranging from application modeling to numerical analysis and scientific software development. It is strongly influenced by the authors research in in space physics, electrical and optical engineering, applied mathematics, numerical analysis and professional software development. The material is based on a year-long graduate course taught at the University of Arizona since 1989. The book covers the first two-semesters of a three semester series. The second semester is based on a semester-long project, while the third semester requirement consists of a particular methods course in specific disciplines like computational fluid dynamics, finite element method in mechanical engineering, computational physics, biology, chemistry, photonics, etc. The first three chapters focus on basic properties of partial differential equations, including analysis of the dispersion relation, symmetries, particular solutions and instabilities of the PDEs; methods of discretization and convergence theory for initial value problems. The goal is to progress from observations of simple numerical artifacts like diffusion, damping, dispersion, and anisotropies to their analysis and management technique, as it is not always possible to completely eliminate them. In the second part of the book we cover topics for which there are only sporadic theoretical results, while they are an integral part and often the most important part for successful numerical simulation. We adopt a more heuristic and practical approach using numerical methods of investigation and validation. The aim is teach students subtle key issues in order to separate physics from numerics. The following topics are addressed: Implementation of transparent and absorbing boundary conditions; Practical stability analysis in the presence of the boundaries and interfaces; Treatment of problems with different temporal/spatial scales either explicit or implicit; preservation of symmetries and additional constraints; physical regularization of singularities; resolution enhancement using adaptive mesh refinement and moving meshes. Self contained presentation of key issues in successful numerical simulation Accessible to scientists and engineers with diverse background Provides analysis of the dispersion relation, symmetries, particular solutions and instabilities of the partial differential equations

## Numerical Partial Differential Equations for Environmental Scientists and Engineers

*A First Practical Course*

**Author**: Daniel R. Lynch**Publisher:**Springer Science & Business Media**ISBN:**0387236201**Category:**Science**Page:**388**View:**4995

For readers with some competence in PDE solution properties, this book offers an interdisciplinary approach to problems occurring in natural environmental media: the hydrosphere, atmosphere, cryosphere, lithosphere, biosphere and ionosphere. It presents two major discretization methods: Finite Difference and Finite Element, plus a section on practical approaches to ill-posed problems. The blend of theory, analysis, and implementation practicality supports solving and understanding complicated problems.

## Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: S. J. Farlow**Publisher:**Createspace Independent Publishing Platform**ISBN:**9781541267343**Category:****Page:**330**View:**6394

Solution Manual: Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers provides detailed solutions for problems in the textbook, Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers by S. J. Farlow currently sold by Dover Publications.

## Applied Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: M. Rahman**Publisher:**N.A**ISBN:**9781853120954**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**656**View:**9161

## Handbook of Linear Partial Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists, Second Edition

**Author**: Andrei D. Polyanin,Vladimir E. Nazaikinskii**Publisher:**Chapman and Hall/CRC**ISBN:**9781466581456**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**1632**View:**9401

This large mathematical reference for scientists and engineers now contains over 3,200 linear partial differential equations and linear physics equations with solutions as well as exact asymptotic, approximate analytical, numeric, symbolic and qualitative methods for solving and analyzing linear equations. In addition, first, second, third, fourth and higher order linear partial differential equations are considered. A number of new linear equations, exact solutions transformations and methods are described along with applications from heat and mass transfer, aerodynamics, elasticity, acoustics, electrostatics, and many other fields.

## Partial Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists

**Author**: J. N. Sharma,Kehar Singh**Publisher:**Alpha Science International Limited**ISBN:**9781842650288**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**268**View:**6387

This comprehensive and compact text book, primarily designed for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students in mathematics, physics and engineering, presents various well known mathematical techniques such as variable of separable method, integral transform techniques and Green s functions method to solve a number of mathematical problems. This book is enriched with solved examples and supplemented with a variety of exercises at the end of each chapter. The knowledge of advanced calculus, Fourier series and some understanding about ordinary differential equations as well as special functions are the prerequisites for the book. Senior undergraduate and postgraduate students offering courses in partial differential equations, researchers, scientists and engineers working in R&D organisations would find the book to be most useful.

## Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations in Science and Engineering

**Author**: Leon Lapidus,George F. Pinder**Publisher:**John Wiley & Sons**ISBN:**1118031210**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**677**View:**4371

From the reviews of Numerical Solution of PartialDifferential Equations in Science and Engineering: "The book by Lapidus and Pinder is a very comprehensive, evenexhaustive, survey of the subject . . . [It] is unique in that itcovers equally finite difference and finite element methods." Burrelle's "The authors have selected an elementary (but not simplistic)mode of presentation. Many different computational schemes aredescribed in great detail . . . Numerous practical examples andapplications are described from beginning to the end, often withcalculated results given." Mathematics of Computing "This volume . . . devotes its considerable number of pages tolucid developments of the methods [for solving partial differentialequations] . . . the writing is very polished and I found it apleasure to read!" Mathematics of Computation Of related interest . . . NUMERICAL ANALYSIS FOR APPLIED SCIENCE Myron B. Allen andEli L. Isaacson. A modern, practical look at numerical analysis,this book guides readers through a broad selection of numericalmethods, implementation, and basic theoretical results, with anemphasis on methods used in scientific computation involvingdifferential equations. 1997 (0-471-55266-6) 512 pp. APPLIED MATHEMATICS Second Edition, J. David Logan.Presenting an easily accessible treatment of mathematical methodsfor scientists and engineers, this acclaimed work covers fluidmechanics and calculus of variations as well as more modernmethods-dimensional analysis and scaling, nonlinear wavepropagation, bifurcation, and singular perturbation. 1996(0-471-16513-1) 496 pp.

## Elementary Partial Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists

**Author**: J. C. Wilhoit**Publisher:**N.A**ISBN:**N.A**Category:**Differential equations, Partial**Page:**305**View:**304

## Applied Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

**Author**: Matiur Rahman**Publisher:**N.A**ISBN:**9781853121258**Category:**Differential equations**Page:**319**View:**6918

This second volume presents a treatment of the concept behind the development of mathematics with a focus on partial differential equations. It includes a variety of practical problems accompanied by their numerical solutions and is intended for engineering, maths and physical sciences students.

## An Introduction to Differential Equations and Their Applications

**Author**: Stanley J. Farlow**Publisher:**Courier Corporation**ISBN:**0486135136**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**640**View:**9332

This introductory text explores 1st- and 2nd-order differential equations, series solutions, the Laplace transform, difference equations, much more. Numerous figures, problems with solutions, notes. 1994 edition. Includes 268 figures and 23 tables.

## Partielle Differentialgleichungen

*Eine Einführung*

**Author**: Walter A. Strauss**Publisher:**Springer-Verlag**ISBN:**366312486X**Category:**Mathematics**Page:**458**View:**1729

Dieses Buch ist eine umfassende Einführung in die klassischen Lösungsmethoden partieller Differentialgleichungen. Es wendet sich an Leser mit Kenntnissen aus einem viersemestrigen Grundstudium der Mathematik (und Physik) und legt seinen Schwerpunkt auf die explizite Darstellung der Lösungen. Es ist deshalb besonders auch für Anwender (Physiker, Ingenieure) sowie für Nichtspezialisten, die die Methoden der mathematischen Physik kennenlernen wollen, interessant. Durch die große Anzahl von Beispielen und Übungsaufgaben eignet es sich gut zum Gebrauch neben Vorlesungen sowie zum Selbststudium.

## Numerical Methods for Solving Partial Differential Equations

*A Comprehensive Introduction for Scientists and Engineers*

**Author**: George F. Pinder**Publisher:**John Wiley & Sons**ISBN:**1119316383**Category:**Technology & Engineering**Page:**320**View:**4556

A comprehensive guide to numerical methods for simulating physical-chemical systems This book offers a systematic, highly accessible presentation of numerical methods used to simulate the behavior of physical-chemical systems. Unlike most books on the subject, it focuses on methodology rather than specific applications. Written for students and professionals across an array of scientific and engineering disciplines and with varying levels of experience with applied mathematics, it provides comprehensive descriptions of numerical methods without requiring an advanced mathematical background. Based on its author’s more than forty years of experience teaching numerical methods to engineering students, Numerical Methods for Solving Partial Differential Equations presents the fundamentals of all of the commonly used numerical methods for solving differential equations at a level appropriate for advanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students in science and engineering. Throughout, elementary examples show how numerical methods are used to solve generic versions of equations that arise in many scientific and engineering disciplines. In writing it, the author took pains to ensure that no assumptions were made about the background discipline of the reader. Covers the spectrum of numerical methods that are used to simulate the behavior of physical-chemical systems that occur in science and engineering Written by a professor of engineering with more than forty years of experience teaching numerical methods to engineers Requires only elementary knowledge of differential equations and matrix algebra to master the material Designed to teach students to understand, appreciate and apply the basic mathematics and equations on which Mathcad and similar commercial software packages are based Comprehensive yet accessible to readers with limited mathematical knowledge, Numerical Methods for Solving Partial Differential Equations is an excellent text for advanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students in the sciences and engineering. It is also a valuable working reference for professionals in engineering, physics, chemistry, computer science, and applied mathematics.