Excellent text provides basis for thorough understanding of the problems, methods and techniques of the calculus of variations and prepares readers for the study of modern optimal control theory. Treatment limited to extensive coverage of single integral problems in one and more unknown functions. Carefully chosen variational problems and over 400 exercises. qShould find wide acceptance as a text and reference.qaAmerican Mathematical Monthly. 1969 edition. Bibliography.INTRODUCTION TO ANALYSIS, Maxwell RosenlichL Unusually clear, accessible covernge of set theory, real number system, metric spaces, continuous iunctions. ... Emphasixes practical solution of problems; covers seven types of equations.

Title | : | Introduction to the Calculus of Variations |

Author | : | Hans Sagan |

Publisher | : | Courier Corporation - 2012-04-26 |

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