English Title

On the notable advancement of the inverse method of tangents

Authors

Leonhard Euler

Enestrom Number

298

Fuss Index

410

Original Language

Latin

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1766

Written Date

1761

Archive Notes

According to Jacobi, a treatise with this title was read to the Berlin Academy on September 3, 1761. According to St. Petersburg Academy records, it was presented to that Academy on May 17, 1762.

Content Summary

Euler considers the problems that arise from mixed differential and difference equations, for example, the problem of reciprocal trajectory.

Original Source Citation

Novi Commentarii academiae scientiarum Petropolitanae, Volume 10, pp. 135-155.

Opera Omnia Citation

Series 1, Volume 27, pp.365-383.

Record Created

2018-09-25

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