Annali di Matematica Pura ed Applicata

, Volume 87, Issue 1, pp 25–37 | Cite as

A class of fourth order differential equations

  • C. L. Eloff


The multiplicity of zeros of solutions of the differential equation
$$y^{\left( n \right)} \left( x \right) + p\left( x \right)y\left( x \right) = 0$$
are investigated. On account of the results obtained, a class of fourth order differential equations is defined and the properties of the zeros of the solutions, which vanish in x=a, of a subclass, are discussed.


Differential Equation Fourth Order Order Differential Equation Fourth Order Differential Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. L. Eloff
    • 1
  1. 1.South Africa

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