Book Review

The AMS does not provide abstracts of book reviews. You may download the entire review from the links below.

Full text of review: PDF This review is available free of charge.

Book Information:

Author: Frantisek Neuman

Title: Global properties of linear ordinary differential equations

Additional book information: Mathematics and its Applications, vol.\ 52, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1991, xv+320 pp., US$129.00. ISBN 0-7923-1269-4.

**[1]**M. Abramowitz and I. Stegun,*Handbook of mathematical functions*, Dover Publications, New York, 1970.**[2]**W. N. Everitt,*On the transformation theory of ordinary second-order linear symmetric differential equations*, Czechoslovak Math. J.**32**(1982), 275-306. MR**654062 (83h:34010)****[3]**W. N. Everitt and D. Race,*On necessary and sufficient conditions for the existence of Caratheodory solutions of ordinary equations*, Quaestiones Math.**2**(1978), 507-512. MR**0477222 (57:16763)****[4]**-,*Some remarks on linear ordinary quasi-differential expressions*, Proc. London Math. Soc. (3)**54**(1987), 300-320. MR**872809 (88b:34014)****[5]**C. Fulton and S. Pruess,*Mathematical software for Sturm-Liouville problems*, ACM Trans. Math. Software (to appear). MR**1670118 (99j:65127)****[6]**M. K. Kwong and A. Zettl,*Integral inequalities, and second order linear oscillation*, J. Differential Equations**45**(1982), 16-33. MR**662484 (83i:34034)****[7]**-,*Asymptotically constant functions and second order linear oscillation*, J. Math. Anal. Appl.**93**(1983), 475-494. MR**700159 (84k:34044)****[8]**R. M. Kauffman, T. T. Read, and A. Zettl,*The deficiency index problem for ordinary differential expressions*, Lecture Notes in Math., vol. 621, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1977, pp. 1-127. MR**0481243 (58:1370)****[9]**C. A. Swanson,*Comparison and oscillation theory of linear differential equations*, Academic Press, New York and London, 1968. MR**0463570 (57:3515)****[10]**J. Weidmann,*Spectral theory of ordinary differential operators*, Lecture Notes in Math., vol. 1258, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 1987. MR**923320 (89b:47070)**

Review Information:

Reviewer: Anton Zettl

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**29**(1993), 293-298

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1993-00423-3