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Title

Multivariable Calculus and Mathematica: With Applications to Geometry and Physics
Authors

Kevin R. Coombes
Ronald L. Lipsman
Jonathan Rosenberg
Organization: University of Maryland
Department: Mathematics
Book information

Publisher: TELOS/Springer-Verlag
Copyright year: 1998
ISBN: 0387983600
Medium: Paperback
Includes: Floppy disk
Pages: 283
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Contents

Introduction | Vectors and Graphics | Geometry of Curves | Kinematics | Directional Derivatives | Geometry of Surfaces | Optimization in SeveralVariables | Multiple Integrals | Physical Applications of Vector Calculus
Description

Innovative text which integrates Mathematica into the teaching ofmultivariable calculus and mathematical methods for scientists andengineers. Illustrates classical topics with examples of fundamentalphysical applications. Also includes a brief introduction to differentialgeometry by covering the geometric invariants of curves and surfaces.
Subjects

*Mathematics > Calculus and Analysis > Calculus
*Mathematics > Geometry > Surfaces