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1st Edition

Handbook of Fractional Calculus for Engineering and Science

ISBN 9781032047799
Published February 17, 2022 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
318 Pages 95 Color & 25 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Fractional calculus is used to model many real-life situations from science and engineering. The book includes different topics associated with such equations and their relevance and significance in various scientific areas of study and research. In this book readers will find several important and useful methods and techniques for solving various types of fractional-order models in science and engineering. The book should be useful for graduate students, PhD students, researchers and educators interested in mathematical modelling, physical sciences, engineering sciences, applied mathematical sciences, applied sciences, and so on.

This Handbook:

  • Provides reliable methods for solving fractional-order models in science and engineering.
  • Contains efficient numerical methods and algorithms for engineering-related equations.
  • Contains comparison of various methods for accuracy and validity.
  • Demonstrates the applicability of fractional calculus in science and engineering.
  • Examines qualitative as well as quantitative properties of solutions of various types of science- and engineering-related equations.

Readers will find this book to be useful and valuable in increasing and updating their knowledge in this field and will be it will be helpful for engineers, mathematicians, scientist and researchers working on various real-life problems.

Table of Contents

1. Analytical and Numerical Methods to Solve the Fractional Model of the Vibration Equation

Temirkhan S. Aleroev and Asmaa M. Elsayed

2. Analysis of a Nonlinear System Arising in a Helium-Burning Network with Mittag–Leffler Law

P. Veeresha and Lanre Akinyemi

3. Computational Study of Constant and Variable Coefficients Time-Fractional PDEs via Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Space Method

Ali Akgül and Nourhane Attia

4. Spectral Collocation Method Based Upon Special Functions for Fractional Partial Differential Equations

H. M. Srivastava, Khaled M. Saad, M. M. Khader, and Harendra Singh

5. On the Wave Properties of the Conformable Generalized Bogoyavlensky–Konopelchenko Equation

Haci Mehmet Baskonus, Mine Senel, Ajay Kumar, Gulnur Yel, Bilgin Senel, and Wei Gao

6. Analytical Solution of a Time-Fractional Damped Gardner Equation Arising from a Collisional Effect on Dust-ion-Acoustic Waves in a Dusty Plasma with Bi-Maxwellian Electrons

Naresh M. Chadha, Santanu Raut, Kajal Mondal, and Shruti Tomar

7. An Efficient Numerical Algorithm for Fractional Differential Equations

Ram K. Pandey, Neelam Tiwari, and Harendra Singh

8. Generalization of Fractional Kinetic Equations Containing Incomplete I-Functions

Kamlesh Jangid, Sapna Meena, Sanjay Bhatter, and S. D. Purohit

9. Behavior of Slip Effects on Oscillating Flows of Fractional Second-Grade Fluid

Kashif Ali Abro, Ambreen Siyal, and Abdon Atangana

10. A Novel Fractional-Order System Described by the Caputo Derivative, Its Numerical Discretization, and Qualitative Properties

Ndolane Sene

11. Extraction of Deeper Properties of the Conformable Gross–Pitaevskii Equation via Two Powerful Approaches

Haci Mehmet Baskonus, Gulnur Yel, Hasan Bulut, and Fayık Değirmenci

12. New Fractional Integrals and Derivatives Results for the Generalized Mathieu-Type and Alternating Mathieu-Type Series

Rakesh K. Parmar, Arjun K. Rathie, and S. D. Purohit


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Dr. Harendra Singh is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Post-Graduate College, Ghazipur-233001, Uttar Pradesh, India. He holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi, India. He has qualified GATE, JRF and NBHM in Mathematics. He is also awarded by post-doctoral fellowship (PDF) in Mathematics from National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar Odisha, India. His research is widely published. He edited, "Methods of Mathematical Modelling Fractional Differential Equations," published by CRC Press.

Dr. H. M. Srivastava is a Professor Emeritus, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3R4, Canada. He holds a Ph.D. from Jai Narain Vyas University of Jodhpur in India. He has held numerous Visiting, Honorary and Chair Professorships at many universities and research institutes in different parts of the world. He is also actively associated with numerous international journals as an Professor Srivastava’s research interests include several areas of pure and applied mathematical sciences. He has published 36 books and more than 1350 peer-reviewed journal articles.

Dr. Juan J. Nieto is a Professor, University of Santiago de Compostela, ES-15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Professor Nieto’s research interests include several areas of pure and applied mathematical sciences. He has published many books, monographs, and edited volumes, and more than 650 peer-reviewed international scientific research journal articles. Professor Nieto has held numerous Visiting and Honorary Professorships. He is also actively associated editorially with numerous journals.