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1. NAME AND TITLE
JDL-IMPORTANCE: Adjoint Function: Physical Basis of Variational & Perturbation Theory in Transport & Diffusion Problems.
Magdalene College, Cambridge, UK,
through OECD Nuclear Energy Agency Data Bank, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.
3. CODING LANGUAGE AND COMPUTER
PDF format; many computers (M00005MNYCP00). NEADB ID is NEA-1811/01.
4. NATURE OF PROBLEM SOLVED
Dr. J.D. Lewins has now released the following legacy book for free distribution:
Importance: The Adjoint Function: The Physical Basis of Variational and
Perturbation Theory in Transport and Diffusion Problems, North-Holland
Publishing Company - Amsterdam, 582 pages, 1966
Introduction: Continuous Systems and the Variational Principle
1. The Fundamental Variational Principle
2. The Importance Function
3. Adjoint Equations
4. Variational Methods
5. Perturbation and Iterative Methods
6. Non-Linear Theory
NAME AND ESTABLISHMENT OF AUTHORS -
Jeffery D Lewins
PhD MIT, PhD Cantab, DSc (Eng) London
5. METHOD OF SOLUTION
6. RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS
7. TYPICAL RUNNING TIME
8. COMPUTER HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS
9. COMPUTER SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
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J.D. Lewins, Importance: The Adjoint Function: The Physical Basis of Variational and Perturbation Theory in Transport and Diffusion Problems, North-Holland Publishing Company - Amsterdam, 582 pages (1966).
11. CONTENTS OF CODE PACKAGE
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12. DATE OF ABSTRACT
KEYWORDS: ADJOINT; PERTURBATION THEORY; TRANSPORT DIFFUSION.