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Book Information:

Author: A. G. Ramm

Title: Scattering by obstacles

Additional book information: D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Boston, Lancaster, Tokyo, 1986, xiv + 423 pp., $89.00. ISBN 90-277-2103-3.

*Mathematical methods for wave phenomena*, Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, Academic Press, Inc., Orlando, FL, 1984. MR

**755514**

*The inverse scattering problem for time-harmonic acoustic waves*, SIAM Rev.

**26**(1984), no. 3, 323–350. MR

**750453**, DOI 10.1137/1026072

*Integral equation methods in scattering theory*, Pure and Applied Mathematics (New York), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1983. A Wiley-Interscience Publication. MR

**700400**

*The integral equation method in scattering theory*, Problems in analysis (papers dedicated to Salomon Bochner, 1969) Princeton Univ. Press, Princeton, N.J., 1970, pp. 201–227. MR

**0348296**

*Acoustic and electromagnetic waves*, Oxford Science Publications, The Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press, New York, 1986. MR

**943347**, DOI 10.1080/00224545.1986.9713656

*Rays, waves and asymptotics*, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**84**(1978), no. 5, 727–750. MR

**499726**, DOI 10.1090/S0002-9904-1978-14505-4

*Boundary integral equations for the three-dimensional Helmholtz equation*, SIAM Rev.

**16**(1974), 214–236. MR

**380087**, DOI 10.1137/1016029

*Scattering theory*, Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 26, Academic Press, New York-London, 1967. MR

**0217440**

*Scattering theory of waves and particles*, McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York-Toronto, Ont.-London, 1966. MR

**0221823**

*Methods of modern mathematical physics. III*, Academic Press [Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers], New York-London, 1979. Scattering theory. MR

**529429**

*The inverse problem of acoustic scattering*, IMA J. Appl. Math.

**29**(1980), no. 2, 113–142. MR

**679225**, DOI 10.1093/imamat/29.2.113

*Scattering theory for the d’Alembert equation in exterior domains*, Lecture Notes in Mathematics, Vol. 442, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-New York, 1975. MR

**0460927**

Review Information:

Reviewer: David L. Colton

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**16**(1987), 318-324

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1987-15535-2