
Lecturer:
Dr Matthew Roughan
Detailed Outline
References:
 Calculus of Variations, Craggs, J.W., George Allen and Unwin, 1973.
 The Calculus of Variations, van Brunt, Springer, 2004.
 The Calculus of Variations, Bruce van Brunt,
Springer, 2004.
 A Primer on the Calculus of Variations and Optimal Control
Theory, Mike MestertonGibbons, AMS, 2009.
 Calculus of Variations, Craggs, J.W,
George Allen \& Unwin Ltd, 1973.
 Calculus of Variations, A.M. Arthurs,
Routledge \& Kegan Paul, 1975
 Differential Equations and the Calculus of Variations,
L.Elsgolts, MIR Pulbishers, 1970.
 Calculus of Variations, Robert Weinstock, McGrawGill,
1952 or Dover 1974
 Lectures on the Calculus of Variations, G.A. Bliss,
University of Chicago Press, 1961.
 Problems and Exercises in the Calculus of Variations,
M.L.Krasnov, G.I.Makarenko, and A.I.Kiselev,
MIR Publishers, 1975.
 Calculus of Variations, L.E.Elsgolc, Pergamon Press,
1961.
 Introductory Optimization Dynamics, Pierre N.V. Tu,
SpringerVerlag, 2nd Ed., 1991.
 Optimal Control: an Introduction to the Theory with
Applications, Leslie M. Hocking, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1991.
Assessment: 70% examination, 20% assignments, 10% in class assessment.
Matthew Roughan
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