Accession Number : ADA258990

Title :   An Introduction to the Method of Averaging

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ACADEMY COLORADO SPRINGS CO DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Crockett, Carl E.

PDF Url : ADA258990

Report Date : NOV 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The method of averaging is a powerful tool for the integration of systems of ordinary differential equations which have some rapidly oscillating variables and other slowly oscillating variables. This report bridges the gap from casual acquaintance with the underlying idea to technical reading and application. Three examples are worked in detail.

Descriptors :   *INTEGRATION, *DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, *NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, OSCILLATION, NONLINEAR ANALYSIS, VARIABLES

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE