16.346 | Fall 2008 | Graduate


Lecture Notes

Variation of Parameters


Lecture notes on Lagrange’s variational methods for linear equations, derivation of the variational equations, variation of the classical elements, Gauss’ form of Lagrange’s variational equations in polar coordinates, and Gauss’ form of the variational equations in tangential-normal coordinates.

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Fall 2008
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