Bellingham, Wash. SPIE Press, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. F. Item #125370
Fine. Like new. ; ISBN 0819445061. Series: SPIE monograph, PM118. ; 797 pages; Summary: As technology continues to move ahead, modern engineers and scientists are frequently faced with difficult mathematical problems that require an ever greater understanding of advanced concepts. Designed as a self-study text for practicing engineers and scientists, as well as a useful reference, the book takes the reader from ordinary differential equations to more sophisticated mathematics--Fourier analysis, vector and tensor analysis, complex variables, partial differential equations, and random processes. The emphasis is on the use of mathematical tools and techniques. The general exposition and choice of topics appeals to a wide audience of applied practitioners.