Transformations of the Equation of Equilibrium for Isothermal Plane-Symmetric Configuration


  • Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Department of Physics, Allahabad, 211 007, India
  • Department of Physics, Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Allahabad, 211 007, India


We have discussed a few transformations which connect solutions of the isothermal equation (analogue of the Lane-Emden equation (LEE)) for plane-symmetric configuration in (μρ; νρ); (μp; νp); (μψ; νψ) planes and (yρ; zρ); (yp; zp); (yψ; zψ) planes. Approximate analytical solutions for (μψ; νψ) planes are tabulated following the technique of Pade′ approximants. Physical aspects of the problem and interpretations of the results have also been included.


Isothermal Equations, Plane Symmetric Configurations, Pade Approximation.

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Mathematical Sciences

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