Jeffrey, Alan
Overview
Works:  115 works in 788 publications in 4 languages and 15,189 library holdings 

Genres:  Mathematical formulae Handbooks and manuals Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Creator 
Classifications:  QA55, 510.212 
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by
Alan Jeffrey
Table of integrals, series, and products by
I. S Gradshteĭn(
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164 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives comprehensive coverage of elementary functions and special functions and their definite and indefinite integrals
164 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives comprehensive coverage of elementary functions and special functions and their definite and indefinite integrals
Handbook of mathematical formulas and integrals by
Alan Jeffrey(
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70 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an essential reference for researchers and students in applied mathematics, engineering, and physics. It provides quick access to important formulae, relationships between functions, and mathematical techniques that range from matrix theory and integrals of commonly occurring functions to vector calculus
70 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an essential reference for researchers and students in applied mathematics, engineering, and physics. It provides quick access to important formulae, relationships between functions, and mathematical techniques that range from matrix theory and integrals of commonly occurring functions to vector calculus
Mathematics for engineers and scientists by
Alan Jeffrey(
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71 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thoroughly revised to meet the needs of today's curricula, Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists, Sixth Edition covers all of the topics typically introduced to firstyear engineering students, from number systems, functions, and vectors to series, differential equations, and numerical analysis." "Although designed as a textbook with problem sets in each chapter and selected answers at the end of the book, Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists, Sixth Edition serves equally well as a supplemental text and for selfstudy."Jacket
71 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thoroughly revised to meet the needs of today's curricula, Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists, Sixth Edition covers all of the topics typically introduced to firstyear engineering students, from number systems, functions, and vectors to series, differential equations, and numerical analysis." "Although designed as a textbook with problem sets in each chapter and selected answers at the end of the book, Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists, Sixth Edition serves equally well as a supplemental text and for selfstudy."Jacket
Nonlinear wave propagation, with applications to physics and magnetohydrodynamics by
Alan Jeffrey(
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33 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
33 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnetohydrodynamics by
Alan Jeffrey(
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16 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Italian and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Italian and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quasilinear hyperbolic systems and waves by
Alan Jeffrey(
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19 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linear algebra and ordinary differential equations by
Alan Jeffrey(
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21 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book, written for undergraduate engineering and applied mathematics students, incorporates a broad coverage of essential standard topics in differential equations with material important to the engineering and applied mathematics fields. Because linear differential equations and systems play an essential role in many applications, the book presents linear algebra using a detailed development of matrix algebra, preceded by a short discussion of the algebra of vectors.''Publisher
21 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book, written for undergraduate engineering and applied mathematics students, incorporates a broad coverage of essential standard topics in differential equations with material important to the engineering and applied mathematics fields. Because linear differential equations and systems play an essential role in many applications, the book presents linear algebra using a detailed development of matrix algebra, preceded by a short discussion of the algebra of vectors.''Publisher
Essentials of engineering mathematics : worked examples and problems by
Alan Jeffrey(
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26 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While retaining the style and content that made the first edition so successful, the second edition provides even more examples, new material, and most importantly, an introduction to using two of the most prevalent software packages in engineering: Maple and MATLAB." "The author includes all of the topics typically covered in firstyear undergraduate engineering mathematics courses, organized into short, easily digestible sections that make it easy to find any subject of interest. Concise, righttothepoint exposition, a wealth of examples, and extensive problem sets at the end each chapter  with answers at the end of the book  combine to make Essentials of Engineering Mathematics, Second Edition ideal as a supplemental textbook, for selfstudy, and as a quick guide to fundamental concepts and techniques."Jacket
26 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While retaining the style and content that made the first edition so successful, the second edition provides even more examples, new material, and most importantly, an introduction to using two of the most prevalent software packages in engineering: Maple and MATLAB." "The author includes all of the topics typically covered in firstyear undergraduate engineering mathematics courses, organized into short, easily digestible sections that make it easy to find any subject of interest. Concise, righttothepoint exposition, a wealth of examples, and extensive problem sets at the end each chapter  with answers at the end of the book  combine to make Essentials of Engineering Mathematics, Second Edition ideal as a supplemental textbook, for selfstudy, and as a quick guide to fundamental concepts and techniques."Jacket
Asymptotic methods in nonlinear wave theory by
Alan Jeffrey(
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10 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Waves : a mathematical approach to the common types of wave motion by
C. A Coulson(
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14 editions published between 1944 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1944 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnetohydrodynamic stability and thermonuclear containment; a collection of reprints by
Alan Jeffrey(
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16 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complex analysis and applications by
Alan Jeffrey(
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13 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nonlinear evolution equations by
Jüri Engelbrecht(
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11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nonlinear wave motion by
Alan Jeffrey(
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10 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1989 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Applied partial differential equations : an introduction by
Alan Jeffrey(
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8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Partial differential equations with real analysis(
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8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complex analysis and applications by
Alan Jeffrey(
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14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analytic functions  Complex integration  Taylor and Laurent series: residue theorem and applications  Conformal mapping  Boundary value problems, potential theory, and conformal mapping
14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analytic functions  Complex integration  Taylor and Laurent series: residue theorem and applications  Conformal mapping  Boundary value problems, potential theory, and conformal mapping
Nonlinear waves in solids(
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8 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travelling wave processes and wave motion are of great importance in many areas of mechanics, and nonlinearity also plays a decisive role there. The basic mathematical models in this area involve nonlinear partial differential equations, and predictability of behaviour of wave phenomena is of great importance. Beside fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, which have long been the traditional nonlinear scienes, solid mechanics is now taking an ever increasing account of nonlinear effects. Apart from plasticity and fracture mechanics, nonlinear elastic waves have been shown to be of great importance in many areas, such as the study of impact, nondestructive testing and seismology. These lectures offer a thorough account of the fundamental theory of nonlinear deformation waves, and in the process offer an up to date account of the current state of research in the theory and practice of nonlinear waves in solids
8 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travelling wave processes and wave motion are of great importance in many areas of mechanics, and nonlinearity also plays a decisive role there. The basic mathematical models in this area involve nonlinear partial differential equations, and predictability of behaviour of wave phenomena is of great importance. Beside fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, which have long been the traditional nonlinear scienes, solid mechanics is now taking an ever increasing account of nonlinear effects. Apart from plasticity and fracture mechanics, nonlinear elastic waves have been shown to be of great importance in many areas, such as the study of impact, nondestructive testing and seismology. These lectures offer a thorough account of the fundamental theory of nonlinear deformation waves, and in the process offer an up to date account of the current state of research in the theory and practice of nonlinear waves in solids
Matrix operations for engineers and scientists : an essential guide in linear algebra by
Alan Jeffrey(
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16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Engineers and scientists need to have an introduction to the basics of linear algebra in a context they understand. Computer algebra systems make the manipulation of matrices and the determination of their properties a simple matter, and in practical applications such software is often essential. However, using this tool when learning about matrices, without first gaining a proper understanding of the underlying theory, limits the ability to use matrices and to apply them to new problems. This book explains matrices in the detail required by engineering or science students, and it discusses linear systems of ordinary differential equations. These students require a straightforward introduction to linear algebra illustrated by applications to which they can relate. It caters of the needs of undergraduate engineers in all disciplines, and provides considerable detail where it is likely to be helpful. According to the author the best way to understand the theory of matrices is by working simple exercises designed to emphasize the theory, that at the same time avoid distractions caused by unnecessary numerical calculations. Hence, examples and exercises in this book have been constructed in such a way that wherever calculations are necessary they are straightforward. For example, when a characteristic equation occurs, its roots (the eigenvalues of a matrix) can be found by inspection. The author of this book is Alan Jeffrey, Emeritus Professor of mathematics at the Univesity of Newcastle upon Tyne. He has given courses on engineering mathematics in UK and US Universities."Publisher's website
16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Engineers and scientists need to have an introduction to the basics of linear algebra in a context they understand. Computer algebra systems make the manipulation of matrices and the determination of their properties a simple matter, and in practical applications such software is often essential. However, using this tool when learning about matrices, without first gaining a proper understanding of the underlying theory, limits the ability to use matrices and to apply them to new problems. This book explains matrices in the detail required by engineering or science students, and it discusses linear systems of ordinary differential equations. These students require a straightforward introduction to linear algebra illustrated by applications to which they can relate. It caters of the needs of undergraduate engineers in all disciplines, and provides considerable detail where it is likely to be helpful. According to the author the best way to understand the theory of matrices is by working simple exercises designed to emphasize the theory, that at the same time avoid distractions caused by unnecessary numerical calculations. Hence, examples and exercises in this book have been constructed in such a way that wherever calculations are necessary they are straightforward. For example, when a characteristic equation occurs, its roots (the eigenvalues of a matrix) can be found by inspection. The author of this book is Alan Jeffrey, Emeritus Professor of mathematics at the Univesity of Newcastle upon Tyne. He has given courses on engineering mathematics in UK and US Universities."Publisher's website
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 Gradshteĭn, I. S. (Izrailʹ Solomonovich) Author
 Ryzhik, I. M. (Iosif Moiseevich) Author
 Taniuti, Tosiya 1924 Author Editor
 Zwillinger, Daniel 1957 Editor
 Dai, HuiHui
 Begehr, Heinrich G. W. Other Editor
 Kawahara, Takuji 1940
 Coulson, C. A. (Charles Alfred) 19101974 Author
 Engelbrecht, Jüri Other Author Editor
 Fridman, V. E.
Associated Subjects
Algebras, Linear Boundary value problems Calculus Controlled fusion Differentialalgebraic equations Differential equations Differential equations, Elliptic Differential equations, Hyperbolic Differential equations, NonlinearAsymptotic theory Differential equations, Partial Engineering mathematics Evolution equations, Nonlinear Functions Functions of complex variables Heat equation Integrals Magnetohydrodynamics Mathematical analysis Mathematical physics Mathematics Matrices Nonlinear mechanics Nonlinear theories Nonlinear waves Physics Plasma (Ionized gases) ScienceMathematics ScienceMethodology Series Solid state physics Trigonometry Wavemotion, Theory of Waves