Publisher description for Special functions and their applications [by] N. N. Lebedev.

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Translated by Richard Silverman. Famous Russian work covers basic theory of the more important special functions and their application to specific problems of physics and engineering. Most space devoted to application of cylinder functions and spherical harmonics. Also treated: gamma function, probability integral and related functions, Airy functions, hyper-geometric functions, more.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Functions, Special, Mathematical physics