A uniqueness theorem for an inverse Sturm–Liouville problem Academic Article uri icon


  • A new uniqueness theorem is established for the inverse Sturm-Liouville problem. It is shown that the measurement of a particular eigenvalue for an infinite set of different boundary conditions is sufficient to determine the unknown potential. © 1987 American Institute of Physics.

author list (cited authors)

  • McLaughlin, J. R., & Rundell, W.

citation count

  • 14

publication date

  • July 1987