Best Reference Books – Mathematical Methods

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Mathematical Methods subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Mathematical Methods along with reviews.

Kindly note that we have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Mathematical Methods subject and came out with a recommended list of top 10 best books. The table below contains the Name of these best books, their authors, publishers and an unbiased review of books on "Mathematical Methods" as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these top books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

1. “Calculus and Analytic Geometry” by G B Thomas

“Calculus and Analytic Geometry” Book Review: The book introduces derivatives and their applications along with integration, its methods, and applications of definite integrals. This is followed by extensive coverage of transcendental and hyperbolic functions, sequences and infinite series, power series, partial derivatives, multiple integrals and differential equations. Subsequent chapters deal with plane analytic geometry, polar coordinates, vectors, vector functions and their derivatives, and vector analysis. Illustrations, examples and solved exercises are also included. This book is designed for undergraduate students and teachers.

2. “Advanced Engineering Mathematics” by Erwin Kreyszig

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“Advanced Engineering Mathematics” Book Review: This book covers engineering mathematics and its modern applications using technology. Divided into 7 parts, ODE and linear algebra are introduced initially. Vector calculus, Fourier analysis and Partial differential equations are then covered comprehensively. This is followed by a systematic analysis of complex analysis and the various numerical methods. Subsequent units deal with optimization, graphs, and probability & statistics. This book is ideal for computer scientists and engineers. Advanced topics are also described using practical problems.

3. “Mathematical Methods” by G Shanker Rao

“Mathematical Method” Book Review: This book provides an overview of all mathematical methods used in different fields. First, the book starts with the basics of matrices, eigenvalues and eigenvectors of a matrix, real and complex matrices, quadratic forms, solution of algebraic and transcendental equations. These topics are then used to explain interpolation, curve fitting, numerical differentiation and integration, numerical solution of Ordinary Differential Equations, Fourier series, Fourier integral transform, Z-transform, and Partial Differential Equations and its applications. Numerous solved examples and exercise sets are also included. This book is designed for students of science and engineering.

4. “Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics” by Chiang and Wainwright

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“Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics” Book Review: This book deals with the basic concepts and methods involved in mathematical economics. Static analysis, comparative statics, and dynamic analysis are discussed in great detail. Applications of the theory presented are also discussed vividly using numerous examples and illustrations. Exercise sets are also provided for a better understanding of the subject.

5. “Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences” by Mary L Boas

“Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences” Book Review: This book elaborates the essential areas of mathematical physics encountered in advanced courses of physical sciences, with particular emphasis on mathematical methods. The book extensively covers DE, multiple integrals, intuition and computational abilities. Simple applications of such methods are also described. This book is intended for students who have had a two-semester or three-semester introductory calculus course.

6. “Mathematical Methods for Physicists” by Arfken

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“Mathematical Methods for Physicists” Book Review: This book presents the mathematical relations and their proofs, crucial for the study of physics and its related fields. The text balances the explanation, theorems, proofs and examples in a lucid manner. The book adopts a problem-solving approach to explain theorems with applications. The exercise set provided has problems of varying levels of difficulty. This book is suitable for students, researchers, scientists, and professionals.

7. “Mathematical Methods for Engineers and Physicists” by A K Mukhopadhyay

“Mathematical Methods for Engineers and Physicists” Book Review: The book introduces the various application-oriented areas of mathematics in technology and general science. It deals with different aspects of differential equations as an effective tool for modeling of physical and engineering systems. Spanning over 17 chapters, the book covers numerical methods for solving differential equations as well as the solution methods to partial differential equations. The theory of functions of complex variables and the variational calculus are discussed along with their applications in engineering and physical systems. Extensive coverage of methods of solving integral equations, Laplace transform and its implementation while solving linear and nonlinear differential equations, Fourier series, Fourier transform, and Z-transform are provided. Subsequent chapters deal with Probability theory, statistics, and solutions of special differential equations viz. the Bessel, Legendre, Hermite, Leguerre and Tschebyscheff. Students studying in B.E., B.Tech, AMIETE and AMIE courses as well as B.Sc.(Hons.) and M.Sc. students of physics and mathematics can refer to this book.

8. “Mathematical Methods” by Potter M C

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“Mathematical Methods” Book Review: This book presents a comprehensive treatment of the mathematical concepts, tools, and techniques required in engineering and physical sciences. Theory is explained using a number of physical science and engineering applications and examples. Prerequisite knowledge of differential equations is required. The text is intended for first and second semester courses in applied mathematics.

9. “Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences” by Mary L Boas

“Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences” Book Review: This book elaborates the essential areas of mathematical physics encountered in advanced courses of physical sciences, with particular emphasis on mathematical methods. The book extensively covers DE, multiple integrals, intuition and computational abilities. Simple applications of such methods are also described. This book is intended for students who have had a two-semester or three-semester introductory calculus course.

10. “Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering” by Riley

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“Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering” Book Review: This book explains mathematics used in the field of physical sciences and the special functions used in it. Quantum operators and applications of complex variables are also discussed. The book also provides systematic tabulations related to statistics and numerical integration. Numerous examples and exercises are included out of which half of them are solved or hints have been provided. Undergraduate students and teachers can refer to this book.

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