Accession Number : AD0283431

Title :   NEUMANN-SERIES SOLUTIONS OF THE ELLIPSOIDAL WAVE EQUATION

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : ARSCOTT,F.M.

Report Date : JUL 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The ellipsoidal wave equation (or Lame wave equation) is the name given to the ordinary differential equation which arises when the wave equ tion is separated in ellipsoidal coordinates. Solutions of the equation are expressed as Neumann series (series of Bessel functions of increasing order). (Author)

Descriptors :   *DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, *SERIES(MATHEMATICS), BESSEL FUNCTIONS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE