Differential Equations with Mathematica

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Academic Press, Feb 23, 2004 - Mathematics - 890 pages
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The Third Edition of the Differential Equations with Mathematica integrates new applications from a variety of fields,especially biology, physics, and engineering. The new handbook is also completely compatible with recent versions of Mathematica and is a perfect introduction for Mathematica beginners.

* Focuses on the most often used features of Mathematica for the beginning Mathematica user
* New applications from a variety of fields, including engineering, biology, and physics
* All applications were completed using recent versions of Mathematica
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Differential Equations
1
Chapter 2 FirstOrder Ordinary Differential Equations
41
Chapter 3 Applications of FirstOrder Ordinary Differential Equations
119
Chapter 4 HigherOrder Differential Equations
175
Chapter 5 Applications of HigherOrder Differential Equations
321
Chapter 6 Systems of Ordinary Differential Equations
411
Chapter 7 Applications of Systems of Ordinary Differential Equations
567
Chapter 8 Laplace Transform Methods
617
Chapter 9 Eigenvalue Problems and Fourier Series
727
Chapter 10 Partial Differential Equations
783
Getting Started
841
The Mathematica Menu
863
Bibliography
865
Index
867
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Page 1 - A differential equation is an equation involving derivatives or differentials of one or more dependent variables with respect to one or more independent variables.
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Martha L. Abell and James P. Braselton are graduates of the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Ohio State University, respectively, and teach at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro where they have extensive experience in Mathematica-assisted instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, they have given numerous presentations on Mathematica, throughout the United States and abroad. Other books by the authors include Differential Equations with Mathematica, Second Edition and Statistics with Mathematica. Martha became Dean of the College of Science and Mathematics at Georgia Southern University in 2014.

Martha L. Abell and James P. Braselton are graduates of the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Ohio State University, respectively, and teach at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro. Martha recently received Georgia Southern's award for 'excellence in research and/or creative scholarly activity.' Both authors have extensive experience with using Mathematica as well as Mathematica-assisted instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, they have given numerous presentations on Mathematica, throughout the United States and abroad. Other books by the authors include Differential Equations with Mathematica, Second Edition and Statistics with Mathematica. Martha Abell became Dean of the College of Science and Mathematics at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia, in 2014.

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