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Paperback | $75.00 Short | £51.95 | ISBN: 9780262692915| March 2003
 

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Spheroidal Wave Functions

Including Tables of Separation Constants and Coefficients

Overview

A set of tables of spheroidal wave functions designed to simplify the computation of acoustic and electromagnetic scattering from spheroids. The tables were computed to five-place accuracy on the Whirlwind digital computer, and automatically tabulated. An introduction discusses the mathematical properties of the functions and describes some of their applications.

About the Author

Julius A. Stratton (1902-1994) was an MIT student, a faculty member, provost, chancellor, and Institute president from 1959 to 1966.