Accession Number : AD0606368

Title :   A NOTE ON THE NUMERICAL INTEGRATION OF A CLASS OF NON-LINEAR HYPERBOLIC DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Bellman,Richard ; Cherry,I. ; Wing,G. M.

Report Date : 22 APR 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The purpose of this paper was to introduce a new method for the numerical integration of a class of nonlinear hyperbolic partial differential equations which admit shocks. The equation u sub t = -uu sub x is discussed, and numerical results are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NONLINEAR DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION), (*NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, NONLINEAR DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS), NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE