Homotopy perturbation method for eigenvalues of non-definite Sturm-Liouville problem

Document Type : Research Paper


Department of Mathematics, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran


In this paper, we consider the application of the homotopy perturbation method (HPM) to compute the eigenvalues of the Sturm-Liouville problem (SLP) which is called non-definite SLP. Two important Examples show that HPM is reliable method for computing the eigenvalues of SLP.


Volume 6, Issue 4
October 2018
Pages 501-507
  • Receive Date: 03 October 2016
  • Revise Date: 17 December 2017
  • Accept Date: 20 August 2018
  • First Publish Date: 01 October 2018