Regular and Singular Boundary Problems in Maple

  • Anja Korporal
  • Georg Regensburger
  • Markus Rosenkranz
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6885)


We describe a new maple package for treating boundary problems for linear ordinary differential equations, allowing two-/multi-point as well as Stieltjes boundary conditions. For expressing differential operators, boundary conditions, and Green’s operators, we employ the algebra of integro-differential operators. The operations implemented for regular boundary problems include computing Green’s operators as well as composing and factoring boundary problems. Our symbolic approach to singular boundary problems is new; it provides algorithms for computing compatibility conditions and generalized Green’s operators.


Linear boundary problem Singular Boundary Problem Generalized Green’s operator Green’s function Integro-Differential Operator Ordinary Differential Equation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anja Korporal
    • 1
  • Georg Regensburger
    • 2
  • Markus Rosenkranz
    • 3
  1. 1.Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied MathematicsAustrian Academy of SciencesLinzAustria
  2. 2.INRIA Saclay – Île de France, Project DISCO, L2S, SupélecGif-sur-Yvette CedexFrance
  3. 3.University of KentCanterburyUnited Kingdom

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