A Modern Introduction to Its Foundations
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $99.00|
| Book Description: |
The goal of this book is to expose the reader to the indispensable role that mathematics---often very abstract---plays in modern physics. Starting with the notion of vector spaces, the first half of the book develops topics as diverse as algebras, classical orthogonal polynomials, Fourier analysis, complex analysis, differential and integral equations, operator theory, and multi-dimensional Green''s functions. The second half of the book introduces groups, manifolds, Lie groups and...