Definition:Airy's Equation

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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.

Also see

Source of Name

This entry was named for George Biddell Airy.