Calculus of Variations and Advanced Calculus (M820) Credits from The Open University

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This course provides an introduction to the central ideas of variational problems, as well as some of the mathematical background necessary for the subject. Many of the simple applications of calculus of variations are described and, where possible, the historical context of these problems is discussed. The course also contains some more advanced material, such as an analysis of the second variation and of discontinuous solutions; it ends with a discussion of the general properties of the... READ MORE

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OCT
Distance/Online
9 months

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