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Module Reading List

Mathematical Methods, 2017/18, Semester 1
Dr Sandro Azaele
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

There are many books that cover all or some of the material of the course; they will usually have in their titles the phrases "Mathematical Methods", "Perturbation Methods" or "Asymptotic Methods".

Probably the two most useful are: 

There are also three related books by Nayfeh:

An excellent book that covers much of the course, and lots of other stuff as well, is:

A classic text that addresses perturbation methods in fluid mechanics, but also has a good discussion of the general mathematical ideas, is:

An excellent and slightly unusual book, in that it covers a wide range of topics --- including some but by no means all of the material in the course --- is:

Other books that you might find useful, at least for parts of the course:

This list was last updated on 24/07/2017