Wave scattering by small bodies of arbitrary shapes [electronic resource] / Alexander G. Ramm.
 Publication:
 Hackensack, NJ ; London : World Scientific, c2005.
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 Book
1 online resource (313 p.)  Status/Location:

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 Subjects:
 Waves  Mathematics.
Scattering (Physics)  Mathematics.
Electrostatics  Mathematics.
Iterative methods (Mathematics).  Form/Genre:
 Electronic books.
 Language:
 English
 Summary:
 This book presents analytical formulas which allow one to calculate the Smatrix for the acoustic and electromagnetic wave scattering by small bodies or arbitrary shapes with arbitrary accuracy. Equations for the selfconsistent field in media consisting of many small bodies are derived. Applications of these results to ultrasound mammography and electrical engineering are considered. The above formulas are not available in the works of other authors. Their derivation is based on a mathematical theory for solving integral equations of electrostatics, magnetostatics, and other static fields. Th
 Contents:
 Preface; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 Basic Problems; Chapter 2 Iterative Processes for Solving Fredholm's Integral Equations for Static Problems; Chapter 3 Calculating Electric Capacitance; Chapter 4 Numerical Examples; Chapter 5 Calculating Polarizability Tensors; Chapter 6 Iterative Methods: Mathematical Results; Chapter 7 Wave Scattering by Small Bodies; Chapter 8 Fredholm Alternative and a Characterization of Fredholm Operators; Chapter 9 BoundaryValue Problems in Rough Domains; Chapter 10 Low Frequency Asymptotics; Chapter 11 Finding Small Inhomogeneities from Scattering Data
Chapter 12 Modified Rayleigh Conjecture and Applications Appendix A Optimal with Respect to Accuracy Algorithms for Calculation of Multidimensional Weakly Singular Integrals and Applications to Calculation of Capacitances of Conductors of Arbitrary Shapes; Problems; Bibliographical Notes; Bibliography; List of Symbols; Index  Notes:
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Includes bibliography and index.  ISBN:
 1281896969
9786611896966
9812701206  OCLC:
 71275108