Introduction to the Calculus of Variations and Control with Modern Applications
||Burns, John A.|
|Series title:||Chapman and Hall/CRC Applied Mathematics and Nonlinear Science Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||CRC Press LLC|
| Imprint:||Chapman & Hall/CRC|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $121.95|
| Book Description: |
Introduction to the Calculus of Variations and Control with Modern Applicationsprovides the fundamental background required to develop rigorous necessary conditions that are the starting points for theoretical and numerical approaches to modern variational calculus and control problems. The book also presents some classical sufficient conditions and discusses the importance of distinguishing between the necessary and sufficient conditions.
In the first part of the text, the...