English Title

On the integration of differential equations

Authors

Leonhard Euler

Enestrom Number

269

Fuss Index

254

Original Language

Latin

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1763

Written Date

1755

Archive Notes

According to Jacobi, a treatise with this title was read to the Berlin Academy on June 12, 1755, and another (or the same one?) on October 21, 1756. According to St. Petersburg Academy records, it was presented to that Academy on January 13, 1757.

Content Summary

Euler integrates the equation M dx + N dy = 0 using the method of integrating factors; he treats the Riccati equation as a special case.

Original Source Citation

Novi Commentarii academiae scientiarum Petropolitanae, Volume 8, pp. 3-63.

Opera Omnia Citation

Series 1, Volume 22, pp.334-394.

Record Created

2018-09-25

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