Construction and Physical Application Of The Fractional Calculus

This book covers the following topics about
Fractional Calculus: Elementary preliminaries, Grunwald’s construction, The
Riemann-Liouville construction, Abel’s solution of the tautochrone problem,
Heaviside’s solution of the diffusion equation, Application to the differention
of fractal curves, Charge density on a needle, Eigenfunctions of derivative
operators of integral/fractional order, Applications to analysis.

**Author(s):** Nicholas Wheeler,
Reed College Physics Department

59 Pages