Computational Mathematics in Engineering and Applied Science: ODEs, DAEs, and PDEs

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CRC Press, Oct 25, 1993 - Mathematics - 608 pages
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Computational Mathematics in Engineering and Applied Science provides numerical algorithms and associated software for solving a spectrum of problems in ordinary differential equations (ODEs), differential algebraic equations (DAEs), and partial differential equations (PDEs) that occur in science and engineering. It presents detailed examples, each including a complete analysis of a computer code written in transportable Fortran 77. Each example also includes a discussion of the problem equations, the coding of the equations, and the computed numerical solution. The benefits of using quality general-purpose library routines to solve ODE/DAE/PDE problems are illustrated as well.

This popular, classic book is a valuable reference for methodologies in numerical mathematics applicable to a broad spectrum of problems encountered across many disciplines- virtually all fields of science and engineering. It also serves as an excellent text for senior undergraduates or beginning graduate students in computational science.
 

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Contents

The General Problems in Ordinary Differential Algebraic
1
The Numerical Integration of Initial Value Ordinary Differential Equations
17
Partial Differential Equations First Order in Time
195
Partial Differential Equations First Order in Time continued
279
Partial Differential Equations Second and Zeroth Order in Time
475
A A SecondOrder AdamsBashforth ODE Integrator
563
Library of ODEDAEPDE Applications
569
Index
579
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William E. Schiesser is the Emeritus R. L. McCann Professor of Chemical Engineering and a Professor of Mathematics at Lehigh University. He is also a visiting professor at the University of Pennsylvania and the co-author of the Cambridge book Computational Transport Phenomena.

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