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Calculus of Variations, Classical and Modern Lectures given at a Summer School of the Centro Internazionale Matematico Estivo (C.I.M.E.) held in Bressanone (Bolzano), Italy, June , Editors: Conti, Roberto (Ed.) Free Preview. Based on a series of lectures given by I. M. Gelfand at Moscow State and Chapter 8 deals with direct methods in the calculus of variations. 3. Prerequisite: Math, Math and Math ; or Math 4. Textbook: Calculus of Variations by I. M. Gelfand and S. V. Fomin (Dover Publications, Inc. The calculus of variations (Lectures on applied mathematics) by Murnaghan, Francis D A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is Rating: % positive. Based on a series of lectures given by I. M. Gelfand at Moscow State University, this book actually goes considerably beyond the material. However, the question I have on my mind seems to be unanswered. On p. 14 in The calculus of variations .