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H. Edward Donley; Mathematics Department, Indiana University of PA  
A set of Mathematica packages that outline solutions of the wave equation in various coordinates. The Wave Equation; Conversion to Polar Coordinates; Separation of Variables; The Differential Equation in r; The Differential Equation in t; Constructing a Series Solution; Exercises. Part of the Calculus and Differential Equations Project. (This is an evaluated Mathematica notebook. Since the notebook is intended to be interactive, it may be helpful to also view the unevaluated version.)  


Levels:  College 
Languages:  English 
Resource Types:  Courses, Mathematica 
Math Topics:  Differential Equations 
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