Calculus of Variations: With Applications to Physics and Engineering. Front Cover. Robert Weinstock. McGraw-Hill, – Calculus of variations – pages. Synge, J. L. Review: Robert Weinstock, Calculus of variations with applications to physics and engineering. Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 59 (), no. 4, Calculus of Variations by Robert Weinstock, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The clarity of exposition makes this book easily accessible to anyone who has mastered first-year calculus with some exposure to ordinary differential equations. The wave character of a particle.

Transverse vibrations of a thin plate 9. Rich Bergmann rated it really liked it Jan 21, Each chapter ends with a series of exercises which should prove very useful in determining whether the material in that chapter has been thoroughly grasped.

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Eigenvalue-eigenfunction problem for the vibrating string 4. Physicists and engineers who find variational methods evasive at times will find this book particularly helpful. Topics in Contemporary Mathematical Physics.

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