TY - JOUR
T1 - On the method of Hermitian forms and its application to some problems of hydrodynamic stability
JF - Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. A. Mathematical and Physical Sciences
JO - Proc R Soc Lond A Math Phys Sci
SP - 213
LP - 237
M3 - 10.1098/rspa.1976.0104
VL - 350
IS - 1661
AU -
Y1 - 1976/08/20
UR - http://rspa.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/350/1661/213.abstract
N2 - A method of bilinear forms for ordinary linear homogeneous differential equations is described where constraints upon eigenvalues may be obtained. Application is made to some well-known problems of hydrodynamic stability, leading to both familiar and new results, in particular for some two dimensional shearing flows and also for some viscous swirling flows.
ER -