Hi all,(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I'm working through Chandrasekhar's Stochastic Problems in Physics and Astronomy and can not understand the steps to progress through Eq. (66) in Chapter 1. The integral is:

[tex]\prod^{N}_{j=1} \frac{1}{l^{3}_{j}|\rho|}\int^{\infty}_{0} sin(|\rho|r_{j})r_{j}\delta (r^{2}_{j}-l^{2}_{j})dr_{j} = \prod^{N}_{j=1} \frac{sin(|\rho|l_{j})}{|\rho|l_{j}}[/tex]

Could anyone show the steps on how this result was obtained? I am aware of how to simplify a dirac delta that is composed of a function, but it does not lead me to the above result. Thanks.

-kmd

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

**Physics Forums - The Fusion of Science and Community**

# Integration of dirac delta composed of function of integration variable

Know someone interested in this topic? Share a link to this question via email,
Google+,
Twitter, or
Facebook

Have something to add?

- Similar discussions for: Integration of dirac delta composed of function of integration variable

Loading...

**Physics Forums - The Fusion of Science and Community**