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

Name of a type of differential equations

  1. Nov 22, 2011 #1
    Dear all,

    I am interested in solving the following type of system of differential equations for η(x):

    (1) ∫η(x)ω(x)=0
    (2) ∫η'(x)ω(x)=0

    for known ω(x), and known limits of the integral. Does this type of equations have a name? Can someone help me to find some reference? Thanks a ton!

    Cheers,
    Kev
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 26, 2011 #2

    hunt_mat

    User Avatar
    Homework Helper

    These are Fredholm integral equations of the first kind.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook