Description

Based on a third-year course for French students of physics, this book is a graduate text in functional analysis emphasizing applications to physics. It introduces Lebesgue integration, Fourier and Laplace transforms, Hilbert space theory, theory of distribution a la Laurent Schwartz, linear operators, and spectral theory. It contains numerous examples and completely worked out exercises.

Readership

Graduate and upper undergraduate students in mathematics and physics.

Table of Contents

Measure and Integration. Lebesgue Spaces. Hilbert Spaces. Distributions. Linear Operators. References. Index.

Details

No. of pages:
327
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1990
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080916965
Print ISBN:
9780121088101

About the author

Nino Boccara

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Illinois at Chicago, Laboratoire de Mathematique, Ecole de Physique et de Chimie, Paris France