Hardbound, 518 Pages
Published: June 2003
"This book would be an excellent choice for an advanced graduate-level course in boundary value problems or as an indispensable reference for anyone working in the field. The book is self-contained. The writing is clear and the bibliography excellent."
Richard Brown (1-AL;Tuscaloosa,AL). Mathematical Reviews, 2005.
CHAPTER I: Operator functions in Banach spaces.
CHAPTER II: First order systems of ordinary differential equations.
CHAPTER III: Boundary eigenvalue problems for first order systems.
CHAPTER IV: Birkhoff regular and Stone regular boundary eigenvalue problems.
CHAPTER V: Expansion theorems for regular boundary eigenvalue problems for first order systems.
CHAPTER VI: n-th order differential equations.
CHAPTER VII: Regular boundary eigenvalue problems for n-th order equations.
CHAPTER VIII: The differential equation Kn = &lgr;HnCHAPTER IX: n-th order differential equations and n-fold expansions.
CHAPTER X: Applications.