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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Theses on the calculus of variations submitted to the faculty of the Division of the physical sciences in candidacy for the degree of doctor of philosophy, Department of mathematics.
|All Authors / Contributors:||University of Chicago. Department of Mathematics.|
|Notes:||At head of title: The University of Chicago.
Pages 297-429 incorrectly numbered 341-473.
"Private edition, distributed by the University of Chicago libraries."
Each thesis has special t.p. and separate paging.
"Reprinted from the volume entitled Contributions to the calculus of variations, 1931-1932. The University of Chicago press, Chicago, Illinois."
|Description:||ii, 293, , 341-473 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Edge conditions for multiple integrals in the calculus of variations / James Ellis Powell--The Fuler-Lagrange multiplier rule for double integrals / Max Coral--The condition of Mayer for discontinuous solutions of the Lagrange problem / Ralph Aubrie Hefner--A problem in the calculus of variations suggested by a problem in economics / Henry Howes Pixley--Functions of lines and the calculus of variations / Ralph Grafton Sanger--Sufficient conditions for the general problem of Mayer with variable end-points / Magnus Rudolf Hestenes--The problem of Bolza and its accessory boundary value problems / Kuen-Sen Hu--Jacobi's condition for multiple integral problems of the calculus of variations / Albert William Raab.|