By Leonid P. Lebedev
This publication deals a short, essentially entire, and comparatively uncomplicated advent to practical research. It additionally illustrates the appliance of practical analytic how to the technology of continuum mechanics. summary yet robust mathematical notions are tightly interwoven with actual principles within the therapy of nontrivial boundary price difficulties for mechanical objects.
This moment variation comprises extra prolonged insurance of the classical and summary parts of practical research. Taken jointly, the 1st 3 chapters now represent a typical textual content on utilized sensible research. This strength use of the e-book is supported by way of a considerably prolonged set of routines with tricks and strategies. a brand new appendix, supplying a handy directory of crucial inequalities and imbedding effects, has been added.
The e-book should still entice graduate scholars and researchers in physics, engineering, and utilized mathematics.
Reviews of first edition:
"This ebook covers useful research and its functions to continuum mechanics. The presentation is concise yet entire, and is meant for readers in continuum mechanics who desire to comprehend the mathematical underpinnings of the self-discipline. … designated strategies of the workouts are supplied in an appendix." (L’Enseignment Mathematique, Vol. forty nine (1-2), 2003)
"The reader comes away with a profound appreciation either one of the physics and its value, and of the wonderful thing about the practical analytic technique, which, in skillful arms, has the facility to dissolve and make clear those tricky difficulties as peroxide does clotted blood. various workouts … try out the reader’s comprehension at each level. Summing Up: Recommended." (F. E. J. Linton, selection, September, 2003)