Classical and Modern Numerical Analysis

Theory, Methods and Practice

Author: Azmy S. Ackleh,Edward James Allen,R. Baker Kearfott,Padmanabhan Seshaiyer

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781420091588

Category: Mathematics

Page: 628

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Classical and Modern Numerical Analysis: Theory, Methods and Practice provides a sound foundation in numerical analysis for more specialized topics, such as finite element theory, advanced numerical linear algebra, and optimization. It prepares graduate students for taking doctoral examinations in numerical analysis. The text covers the main areas of introductory numerical analysis, including the solution of nonlinear equations, numerical linear algebra, ordinary differential equations, approximation theory, numerical integration, and boundary value problems. Focusing on interval computing in numerical analysis, it explains interval arithmetic, interval computation, and interval algorithms. The authors illustrate the concepts with many examples as well as analytical and computational exercises at the end of each chapter. This advanced, graduate-level introduction to the theory and methods of numerical analysis supplies the necessary background in numerical methods so that students can apply the techniques and understand the mathematical literature in this area. Although the book is independent of a specific computer program, MATLAB® code is available on the authors' website to illustrate various concepts.

Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential Equations

Author: Kendall Atkinson,Weimin Han,David E. Stewart

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 047004294X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 252

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This is a complete and concise introduction to classical topics in the numerical solution of ordinary differential equations (ODEs). The text contains many up-to-date references to both analytical and numerical ODE literature while offering new unifying views on different problem classes.

The Classical Theory of Integral Equations

A Concise Treatment

Author: Stephen M. Zemyan

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0817683496

Category: Mathematics

Page: 344

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The Classical Theory of Integral Equations is a thorough, concise, and rigorous treatment of the essential aspects of the theory of integral equations. The book provides the background and insight necessary to facilitate a complete understanding of the fundamental results in the field. With a firm foundation for the theory in their grasp, students will be well prepared and motivated for further study. Included in the presentation are: A section entitled Tools of the Trade at the beginning of each chapter, providing necessary background information for comprehension of the results presented in that chapter; Thorough discussions of the analytical methods used to solve many types of integral equations; An introduction to the numerical methods that are commonly used to produce approximate solutions to integral equations; Over 80 illustrative examples that are explained in meticulous detail; Nearly 300 exercises specifically constructed to enhance the understanding of both routine and challenging concepts; Guides to Computation to assist the student with particularly complicated algorithmic procedures. This unique textbook offers a comprehensive and balanced treatment of material needed for a general understanding of the theory of integral equations by using only the mathematical background that a typical undergraduate senior should have. The self-contained book will serve as a valuable resource for advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate-level students as well as for independent study. Scientists and engineers who are working in the field will also find this text to be user friendly and informative.


Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Mechanical engineering

Page: N.A

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Applied and Industrial Mathematics in Italy III

Author: Enrico De Bernardis

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814280305

Category: Electronic books

Page: 575

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This book provides an up-to-date overview of research articles in applied and industrial mathematics in Italy. This is done through the presentation of a number of investigations focusing on subjects as nonlinear optimization, life science, semiconductor industry, cultural heritage, scientific computing and others. This volume is important as it gives a report on modern applied and industrial mathematics, and will be of specific interest to the community of applied mathematicians. This book collects selected papers presented at the 9th Conference of SIMAI. The subjects discussed include image analysis methods, optimization problems, mathematics in the life sciences, differential models in applied mathematics, inverse problems, complex systems, innovative numerical methods and others. Sample Chapter(s). Chapter 1: Multichannel Wavelet Scheme for Color Image Processing (759 KB). Contents: Existence and Uniqueness for a Three Dimensional Model of Ferromagnetism (V Berti et al.); Wave Propagation in Continuously-Layered Electromagnetic Media (G Caviglia & A Morro); Mathematical Models for Biofilms on the Surface of Monuments (F Clarelli et al.); Conservation Laws with Unilateral Constraints in Traffic Modeling (R M Colombo et al.); On a Model for the Codiffusion of Isotopes (E Comparini et al.); Multiscale Models of Drug Delivery by Thin Implantable Devices (C D''Angelo & P Zunino); A Mathematical Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (G Dell''Acqua & F Castiglione); A Dissipative System Arising in Strain-Gradient Plasticity (L Giacomelli & G Tomassetti); Material Symmetry and Invariants for a 2D Fiber-Reinforced Network with Bending Stiffness (G Indelicato); Kinetic Treatment of Charge Carrier and Phonon Transport in Graphene (P Lichtenberger et al.); Mathematical Models and Numerical Simulation of Controlled Drug Release (S Minisini & L Formaggia); A Lattice Boltzmann Model on Unstructured Grids with Application in Hemodynamics (G Pontrelli et al.); Toward Analytical Contour Dynamics (G Riccardi & D Durante); Thermo-Mechanical Modeling of Ground Deformation in Volcanic Areas (D Scandura et al.); and other papers. Readership: Researchers in applied and computational mathematics.

Differential Equations and Nonlinear Mechanics

Author: K. Vajravelu

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9780792368670

Category: Mathematics

Page: 435

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The book includes chapters written by well-known mathematicians and engineers. The topics include nonlinear differential equations, nonlinear dynamics, neural networks, modeling and dissipative processes, nonlinear ODE, nonlinear PDE, nonlinear mechanics, and fuzzy differential equations. The chapters are self-contained and contain new results. The book is suitable for anyone interested in pursuing research in the fields mentioned above.

Recent Advances in Numerical Methods and Applications II

Author: Oleg P Iliev,Mikhail S Kaschiev,Svetozar D Margenov,Blagovest H Sendov,Panayot S Vassilevski

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814531855


Page: 924

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This volume contains the proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Numerical Methods and Applications. The major topics covered include: general finite difference, finite volume, finite element and boundary element methods, general numerical linear algebra and parallel computations, numerical methods for nonlinear problems and multiscale methods, multigrid and domain decomposition methods, CFD computations, mathematical modeling in structural mechanics, and environmental and engineering applications. The volume reflects the current research trends in the specified areas of numerical methods and their applications. Contents: Computational Issues in Large Scale Eigenvalue ProblemsCombustion Modeling in Industrial FurnacesMonte Carlo MethodsMultilevel Methods for Incompressible Viscous FlowsApproximation of Nonlinear and Functional PDEsSolving Linear Systems with Error ControlRegular Numerical Methods for Inverse and Ill-Posed ProblemsMultifield ProblemsParallel and Distributed Numerical Computing with ApplicationsParameter-Robust Numerical Methods for Singularly Perturbed and Convection-Dominated ProblemsFinite Difference MethodsFinite Element MethodsFinite Volume MethodsBoundary Element MethodsNumerical Linear AlgebraNumerical Methods for Nonlinear ProblemsNumerical Methods for Multiscale ProblemsMultigrid and Domain DecompositionComputational Fluid DynamicsMathematical Modelling in Structural MechanicsEnvironmental ModellingEngineering Applications Readership: Researchers in applied mathematics and computational physics. Keywords:Numerical Methods and Applications;General Finite Difference;General Numerical Linear Algebra;Parallel Computations;Nonlinear Problems and Multiscale Methods

Nonlinear Phenomena in Mathematical Sciences

Proceedings of an International Conference on Nonlinear Phenomena in Mathematical Sciences, Held at the University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, June 16–20, 1980

Author: V. Lakshmikantham

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483272052

Category: Mathematics

Page: 1062

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Nonlinear Phenomena in Mathematical Sciences contains the proceedings of an International Conference on Nonlinear Phenomena in Mathematical Sciences, held at the University of Texas at Arlington, on June 16-20,1980. The papers explore trends in nonlinear phenomena in mathematical sciences, with emphasis on nonlinear functional analytic methods and their applications; nonlinear wave theory; and applications to medical and life sciences. In the area of nonlinear functional analytic methods and their applications, the following subjects are discussed: optimal control theory; periodic oscillations of nonlinear mechanical systems; Leray-Schauder degree theory; differential inequalities applied to parabolic and elliptic partial differential equations; bifurcation theory, stability theory in analytical mechanics; singular and ordinary boundary value problems, etc. The following topics in nonlinear wave theory are considered: nonlinear wave propagation in a randomly homogeneous media; periodic solutions of a semilinear wave equation; asymptotic behavior of solutions of strongly damped nonlinear wave equations; shock waves and dissipation theoretical methods for a nonlinear Schr?dinger equation; and nonlinear hyperbolic Volterra equations occurring in viscoelasticity. Applications to medical and life sciences include mathematical modeling in physiology, pharmacokinetics, and neuro-mathematics, along with epidemic modeling and parameter estimation techniques. This book will be helpful to students, practitioners, and researchers in the field of mathematics.

Issues in Logic, Operations, and Computational Mathematics and Geometry: 2011 Edition

Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 1464964785

Category: Mathematics

Page: 993

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Issues in Logic, Operations, and Computational Mathematics and Geometry: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Logic, Operations, and Computational Mathematics and Geometry. The editors have built Issues in Logic, Operations, and Computational Mathematics and Geometry: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Logic, Operations, and Computational Mathematics and Geometry in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Logic, Operations, and Computational Mathematics and Geometry: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at


Causes, Types and Effects

Author: Ernest D. Werner,Hugh P. Friedman

Publisher: Nova Science Pub Incorporated


Category: Science

Page: 404

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A landslide is a geological phenomenon which includes a wide range of ground movement, such as rock falls, deep failure of slopes and shallow debris flows, which can occur in offshore, coastal and onshore environments. Although the action of gravity is the primary driving force for a landslide to occur, there are other contributing factors affecting the original slope stability. Typically, pre-conditional factors build up specific sub-surface conditions that make the area/slope prone to failure, whereas the actual landslide often requires a trigger before being released. This book discusses such triggers, as well as their outcomes. Studies of landslides that have occurred in various geographical settings are also among the topics examined in this book, as well as an analysis of the factors that caused them.

Numerical analysis

proceedings of the 9th biennial conference, held at Dundee, Scotland, June 23-26, 1981

Author: G. A. Watson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783540111993

Category: Mathematics

Page: 245

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Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics

International Conference of Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics

Author: Theodore E. Simos,George Psihoyios,C. Tsitouras

Publisher: American Inst. of Physics

ISBN: 9780735404472

Category: Science

Page: 789

View: 939


This volume contains peer-reviewed papers presented at the International Conference on Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics 2007, ICNAAM-2007. This conference brought together leading scientists of the international Numerical and Applied Mathematics community. More than 350 papers were submitted to be considered for presentation at ICNAAM-2007. From these submissions, 189 papers were selected after an international peer review by at least two independent reviewers.