Title, Introduction to the calculus of variations. International series in pure and applied mathematics. Author, Hans Sagan. Publisher, McGraw-Hill, Original. eminently suitable as a text for an introductory course: the style is pleasant; the prerequisites are kept to a minimum and the pace of the. Introduction to the Calculus of Variations. Front Cover. Hans Sagan. McGraw-Hill, – Calculus of variations – pages.
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Excellent text provides basis for thorough understanding of the problems, methods, and techniques of the calculus calculu variations and prepares readers for the study of modern optimal control theory. Return to Book Page. Courier CorporationApr 26, – Mathematics – pages.
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Lists with This Book. Chapter 6 is devoted to a derivation of the multiplier rule for the problem of Mayer with fixed and variable endpoints and its application to the problem of Lagrange and the isoperimetric problem.
This book, which includes many strategically placed problems and over exercises, is directed to advanced undergraduate and graduate students with a background in advanced calculus and intermediate differential equations, and is adaptable to either a cwlculus or two-semester course on the subject.
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Alan Sauter marked it as to-read Mar 17, Chris Duval added it Apr 10, Introduction to the Calculus of Variations. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In Chapter 5, the minimum principle of Pontryagin as it applies to optimal control problems of nonpredetermined duration, where the state variables satisfy an autonomous system of first-order equations, is developed to the extent possible by classical means within the general framework of the Hamilton-Jacobi theory.
In the last chapter, Legendre’s necessary condition for a weak relative minimum and a sufficient condition for a weak relative minimum are derived within the framework of the theory of the second variation. Peter marked it as to-read Dec 25, Michael added it Mar 29, Vladimir Karatkou marked it as to-read Apr 11, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Ryan Coons marked it as to-read Aug 15, Trivia About Introduction to t Introduction to the calculus of variations Hans Sagan Snippet view – Ana marked it as to-read Feb 11,