Title:

Mathematical handbook of formulas and tables.

Author:

Liu, John (Professor of mathematics)

Personal Author:

Edition:

Second edition / Murray R. Spiegel, John Liu.

Publication Information:

New York : McGraw-Hill, [1999]

©1999

Physical Description:

viii, 278 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.

General Note:

Rev. ed. of: Mathematical handbook of formulas and tables / by Murray R. Spiegel. 1968.

Includes index.

Language:

English

ISBN:

9780070382039

Format :

Book

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### Summary

### Summary

Suitable for students and research workers in mathematics, physics, engineering and other sciences, this work presents a compilation of mathematical formulas and tables. The topics range from elementary to advanced - from algebra, trigonometry and calculus to vector analysis, Bessel functions, Legendre polynomials, and elliptic integrals.

### Table of Contents

Section I Elementary Constants, Products, Formulas |

Greek Alphabet and Special Constants |

Special Products and Factors |

The Binomial Formula and Binomial Coefficients |

Complex Numbers |

Solutions of Algebraic Equations |

Conversion Factors |

Section II Geometry |

Geometric Formulas |

Formulas from Plane Analytic Geometry |

Special Plane Curves |

Formulas from Solid Analytical Geometry |

Special Moments of Inertia |

Section III Elementary Transcendental Functions |

Trigonometric Functions |

Exponential and Logarithmic Functions |

Hyperbolic Functions |

Section IV Calculus |

Derivatives |

Indefinite Integrals |

Tables of Special Indefinite Integrals |

Definite Integrals |

Section V Differential Equations and Vector Analysis |

Basic Differential Equations and Solutions |

Formulas from Vector Analysis |

Section VI Series |

Series of Constants |

Taylor Series |

Bernoulli and Euler Numbers |

Fourier Series |

Section VII Special Functions and Polynomials |

The Gamma Function |

The Beta Function |

Bessel Functions |

Legendre and Associated Legendre Functions |

Hermite Polynomials |

Laguerre and Associated Laguerre Polynomials |

Chebyshev Polynomials |

Hypergeometric Functions |

Section VIII Laplace and Fourier Transforms |

Laplace Transforms |

Fourier Transforms |

Section IX Elliptic and Miscellaneous Special Functions |

Elliptic Functions |

Miscellaneous and Riemann Zeta Functions |

Section X Inequalities and Infinite Products |

Inequalities |

Infinite Products |

Section XI Probability and Statistics |

Descriptive Statistics |

Random Variables |

Probability Distributions |

Section XII Numerical Methods |

Interpolation |

Quadrature |

Solution of Nonlinear Equations |

Numerical Methods for Ordinary Differential Equations |

Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations |

Iteration Methods for Linear Systems |