By George B. Arfken

Now in its seventh variation, Mathematical tools for Physicists keeps to supply all of the mathematical tools that aspiring scientists and engineers are inclined to come across as scholars and starting researchers. This bestselling textual content presents mathematical relatives and their proofs necessary to the examine of physics and comparable fields. whereas holding the key good points of the sixth variation, the recent variation offers a extra cautious stability of clarification, conception, and examples. Taking a problem-solving-skills method of incorporating theorems with functions, the book's stronger spotlight will aid scholars be successful all through their educational careers and good into their professions. a few awesome improvements contain extra subtle and concentrated content material in vital issues, better association, up to date notations, vast motives and intuitive workout units, a much broader variety of challenge recommendations, development within the placement, and a much wider diversity of hassle of exercises.

  • Revised and up to date model of the major textual content in mathematical physics
  • Focuses on problem-solving talents and lively studying, supplying various bankruptcy problems
  • Clearly pointed out definitions, theorems, and proofs advertise readability and figuring out

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  • Improved modular chapters
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