Highly useful text for students, professionals working in the applied sciences shows how to formulate and solve partial differential equations. Realistic, practical coverage of diffusion-type problems, hyperbolic-type problems, elliptic-type problems and numerical and approximate methods. Problems and solutions. Suggestions for further reading. 1982 edition. Solution guide available upon request.Farlow, Stanley J. is the author of 'Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers', published 1993 under ISBN 9780486676203 and ISBN 048667620X.