# partial differential equation

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## partial differential equation

[′pär·shəl ‚dif·ə′ren·chəl i‚kwā·zhən]
(mathematics)
An equation that involves more than one independent variable and partial derivatives with respect to those variables.
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Since, partial differential equations in the coupled problem under consideration had complicated mixed partial derivatives (Handibag and Karande, 2012).
We calculated the Ricci tensors of the spacetimes given in equation (4) and put them equal to zero we get the following system of four non-linear partial differential equations in unknown functions (eqs.
and then setting each coefficient to zero, we can get a set of overdetermined partial differential equations for [a.
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The Division provides expertise in a wide variety of areas, such as nonlinear dynamics, stochastic methods, optimization, partial differential equations (PDE), computational geometry, inverse problems, linear algebra, and numerical analysis.
With its careful balance of mathematics and meaningful applications, Green's Functions and Boundary Value Problems, Third Edition is an excellent book for courses on applied analysis and boundary value problems in partial differential equations at the graduate level.
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Geometric analysis, mathematical relativity, and nonlinear partial differential equations.
Introduction To Partial Differential Equations With MATLAB, second edition

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