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Mathematical Preliminaries

  • Thomas H. Otway
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Mathematics book series (LNM, volume 2043)

Abstract

The purpose of this chapter is to emphasize some standard material in functional analysis and the theory of partial differential equations which will be particularly useful in subsequent chapters. In addition, a brief survey of applications is given in Sect. 2.7. Specialists in partial differential equations may prefer to skip Sects. 2.1– 2.6 of this chapter.

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Dirichlet Problem Hyperbolic Equation Beltrami Operator Hyperbolic Type Linear Partial Differential Equation 
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  • Thomas H. Otway
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematical SciencesYeshiva UniversityNew YorkUSA

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