Now in its 7th edition, Mathematical Methods for Physicists, Arfken & Weber continues to provide all the mathematical methods that aspiring scientists and engineers are likely to encounter as students and beginning researchers. This bestselling text provides mathematical relations and their proofs essential to the study of physics and related fields.

While retaining the key features of the 6th edition, the new edition provides a more careful balance of explanation, theory, and examples. Taking a problem-solving-skills approach to incorporating theorems with applications, the book’s improved focus will help students succeed throughout their academic careers and well into their professions.

Some notable enhancements include more refined and focused content in important topics, improved organization, updated notations, extensive explanations and intuitive exercise sets, a wider range of problem solutions, improvement in the placement, and a wider range of difficulty of exercises.

- Revised and updated version of the leading text in mathematical physics
- Focuses on problem-solving skills and active learning, offering numerous chapter problems
- Clearly identified definitions, theorems, and proofs promote clarity and understanding

2. Determinants and Matrices

3. Vector Analysis

4. Tensors and Differential Forms

5. Vector Spaces

6. Eigenvalue Problems

7. Ordinary Differential Equations

8. Sturm-Liouville Theory

9. Partial Differential Equations

10. Green’s Functions

11. Complex Variable Theory

12. Further Topics in Analysis

13. Gamma Function

14. Bessel Functions

15. Legendre Functions

16. Angular Momentum

17. Group Theory

18. More Special Functions

19. Fourier Series

20. Integral Transforms

21. Integral Equations

22. Calculus of Variations

23. Probability and Statistics

Index

Arfken & Weber / Frank E. Harris/ George B. Arfken/ Hans J. Weber

7th Edition

0123846544 | 978-0123846549

eBook | Solution Manual

English

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