This unit extends the ideas introduced in the unit on first-order differential equations to a particular type of second-order differential equations which has a variety of applications. The unit assumes that you have previously had a basic grounding in calculus, know something about first-order differential equations and some familiarity with complex numbers.
mathematics and statistics, calculus, complex_numbers, differential, equations, mathematics, maths_modelling, Education, X000
Publisher: Open University
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