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Power your way through ordinary and singular points Understand differential equations through practical tips and examples Do differential equations cause you distress? No worries! This friendly guide explains this intimidating subject in plain English, walking you step by step through all the key concepts -- from linear and separable first order differential equations to higher order equations, power series, and Laplace transforms. You'll find plenty of examples to increase your problem-solving skills and a variety of helpful definitions and explanations to conquer even the toughest…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Power your way through ordinary and singular points Understand differential equations through practical tips and examples Do differential equations cause you distress? No worries! This friendly guide explains this intimidating subject in plain English, walking you step by step through all the key concepts -- from linear and separable first order differential equations to higher order equations, power series, and Laplace transforms. You'll find plenty of examples to increase your problem-solving skills and a variety of helpful definitions and explanations to conquer even the toughest differential equations. Discover how to: * Classify differential equations * Solve with integrating factors * Work with coefficients * Use handy theorems * Have fun with advanced techniques * Apply differential equations in real life
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: John Wiley & Sons / John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Seitenzahl: 368
  • Erscheinungstermin: 23. Mai 2008
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 235mm x 188mm x 20mm
  • Gewicht: 544g
  • ISBN-13: 9780470178140
  • ISBN-10: 0470178140
  • Artikelnr.: 23384723
Autorenporträt
Steven Holzner is an award-winning author of science, math, and technical books. He got his training in differential equations at MIT and at Cornell University, where he got his PhD. He has been on the faculty at both MIT and Cornell University, and has written such bestsellers as Physics For Dummies and Physics Workbook For Dummies.
Inhaltsangabe
Introduction

Part I: Focusing on First Order Differential Equations

Chapter 1: Welcome to the World of Differential Equations

Chapter 2: Looking at Linear First Order Differential Equations

Chapter 3: Sorting Out Separable First Order Differential Equations

Chapter 4: Exploring Exact First Order Differential Equations and Euler's Method

Part II: Surveying Second and Higher Order Differential Equations

Chapter 5: Examining Second Order Linear Homogeneous Differential Equations

Chapter 6: Studying Second Order Linear Nonhomogeneous Differential Equations

Chapter 7: Handling Higher Order Linear Homogeneous Differential Equations

Chapter 8: Taking On Higher Order Linear Nonhomogeneous Differential Equations

Part III: The Power Stuff: Advanced Techniques

Chapter 9: Getting Serious with Power Series and Ordinary Points

Chapter 10: Powering through Singular Points

Chapter 11: Working with Laplace Transforms

Chapter 12: Tackling Systems of First Order Linear Differential Equations

Chapter 13: Discovering Three Fail-Proof Numerical Methods

Part IV: The Part of Tens

Chapter 14: Ten Super-Helpful Online Differential Equation Tutorials

Chapter 15: Ten Really Cool Online Differential Equation Solving Tools

Index