Accession Number:

AD0611586

Title:

ON THE USE OF VARIATIONAL PRINCIPLES FOR THE SOLUTION OF LINEAR INITIAL-VALUE PROBLEMS,

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Corporate Author:

BROWN UNIV PROVIDENCE R I DIV OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Report Date:

1964-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

The objective was to investigate the usefulness of variational principles in generating sequences of approximate solutions. The problems under investigation included one of heat conduction and one of wave propagation. The approximate results obtained are compared with well known exact solutions.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE