
1972 / xi + 82 pages / Softcover / ISBN: 9780898710014 / List Price $42.00 / SIAMCBMS Member Price $29.40 / Order Code CB01
A concise survey of the current state of knowledge in 1972 about solving elliptic boundaryvalue eigenvalue problems with the help of a computer. This volume provides a case study in scientific computing  the art of utilizing physical intuition, mathematical theorems and algorithms, and modern computer technology to construct and explore realistic models of problems arising in the natural sciences and engineering.
Contents
Typical Elliptic Problems; Classical Analysis; Difference Approximations; Relaxation Methods; SemiIterative Methods; Integral Equation Methods; Approximation of Smooth Functions; Variational Methods; Applications to Boundary Value Problems.
ISBN: 9780898710014