# Variational and Extremum Principles in Macroscopic Systems

**By**

- Stanislaw Sieniutycz, Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical and Process Engineering, Poland
- Henrik Farkas, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

### Audience

Readership is extremely broad and includes applied mathematicians, mathematical physicists, applied physicists, chemists, geologists, ecologists, mechanical engineers, chemical engineers, economists and system theorists, undergraduates, graduates and instructors, both from academia and industry.

### Book information

- Published: March 2005
- Imprint: ELSEVIER
- ISBN: 978-0-08-044488-8

### Reviews

"This book will be valuable for mathematicians, physicists, chemists, and engineers, in particular those involoved in the application of the mathematical and thermodynamic knowledge to systems with energy generation and transport, solar radiation, chemical waves, liquid crystals, thermo-elastic media, composites, multiphase flows, porous media, membrane transfer, microeconomics, etc." -INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NONLINEAR SCIENCES AND NUMERICAL SIMULATION, 2006