This is an open access book, the electronic versions are freely accessible online.
Preface.- 1 Dimensions and Units.- 2 Ordinary Differential Equations Models.- 3 Basic Partial Differential Equations Models.- Advanced Partial Differential Equations Models.- References.- Index.
Hans Petter Langtangen is a professor of computer science at the
University of Oslo. He has formerly been a professor of mechanics
and is now the director of a Norwegian Center of Excellence:
"Center for Biomedical Computing", at Simula Research Laboratory.
Langtangen has published over 100 scientific publications and
written several books, including papers and the bestseller TCSE 6
"A Primer on Scientific Programming with Python", now in its 5th
edition. He has also developed open source and commercial software
systems for computational sciences.Geir K. Pedersen is a professor
of mechanics at the Department of Mathematics, University of Oslo.
He has a life-long experience in fluid dynamics and mathematical
modeling. Pedersen has published articles on wave theory, numerical
modeling, perturbation techniques, tsunamis, hydrodynamic stability
and experimental fluid dynamics.