Selected works. Vol. 4. The mathematical theory of optimal processes. Ed. and with a preface by R. V. Gamkrelidze. Transl. from the Russian by K. N. Trirogoff. Transl. ed. by L. W. Neustadt. With a preface by L. W. Neustadt and K. N. Trirogoff. Reprint of the 1962 Engl. translation. (English) Zbl 0882.01027

Classics of Soviet Mathematics. New York, NY: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers. xxiv, 360 p. (1986).
For Volumes 1-3 see the preceding three reviews.
This is a reprint of the 1962 English translation (Interscience, New York 1962) of the first Russian edition of the authors’ classic book on optimal processes. The fourth Russian edition has been published by Nauka (1983; Zbl 0516.49001). A preface with a biography of Pontryagin by Gamkrelidze is included.


01A75 Collected or selected works; reprintings or translations of classics
01A60 History of mathematics in the 20th century