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Airy's equation is the second order ODE:
- $y'' = x y$
Also presented as
Sometimes certain conventional symbols are used:
- $\phi'' - t \phi = 0$
Also known as
Airy's equation is also known as the Stokes equation, or Stokes' equation, for George Gabriel Stokes.
Source of Name
This entry was named for George Biddell Airy.
- 1962: J.C. Burkill: The Theory of Ordinary Differential Equations (2nd ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Chapter $\text I$: Existence of Solutions: $1$. Some problems for investigation