1. Introduction

  1. Richard A. Bernatz

Published Online: 18 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470651384.ch1

Fourier Series and Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations

Fourier Series and Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations

How to Cite

Bernatz, R. A. (2010) Introduction, in Fourier Series and Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470651384.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470617960

Online ISBN: 9780470651384

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Keywords:

  • partial differential equations;
  • partial derivative;
  • thermal diffusivity;
  • Cauchy-Kowalevski theorem;
  • initial boundary value problem

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Terminology and Notation

  • Classification

  • Canonical Forms

  • Common PDEs

  • Cauchy-Kowalevski Theorem

  • Initial Boundary Value Problems

  • Solution Techniques

  • Separation of Variables