Calculus of Variations

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Book cover: Lectures on the Calculus of VariationsLectures on the Calculus of Variations
by - Cincinnati University Press ,
Instead of giving separate accounts of Legendre's and Jacobi's works introductory to the general treatment, I have produced their discoveries in the proper places in the text, and avoided confusion which otherwise might be experienced by students...
Book cover: Lectures on the Calculus of VariationsLectures on the Calculus of Variations
by - The University of Chicago press ,
The emphasis lies entirely on the theoretical side: I have endeavored to give clear definitions of the fundamental concepts, sharp formulations of the problems, and rigorous demonstrations. Difficult points have received special attention.

Book cover: Variational AnalysisVariational Analysis
by - Springer ,
This book provides a detailed exposition of variational geometry and subdifferential calculus in their current forms beyond classical and convex analysis. Also covered are set-convergence, set-valued mappings, epi-convergence, duality, etc.
Book cover: Calculus of VariationsCalculus of Variations
by - Leipzig University ,
These notes are intended as a straightforward introduction to the calculus of variations which can serve as a textbook for undergraduate and beginning graduate students. The text covers functions of n variables and ordinary differential equations.
Book cover: Selected Chapters in the Calculus of VariationsSelected Chapters in the Calculus of Variations
by - Birkhäuser ,
These notes describe the Aubry-Mather-Theory within the calculus of variations. The text consists of the original lectures of Juergen Moser and a bibliographic appendix with comments on the current state of the art in this field of interest.