Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Calculus of variations, book recommendations.

  1. Dec 17, 2006 #1
    I need a good calculus of variations book. I would like something that is clear but not devoid of mathematical rigour.
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 19, 2006 #2
    I think that one very simple book is Reddy's book. It has very nice chapter about this topic. the title I do not remember well, but I think it was referring to energetic methods for structures.
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook