A set of functions to solve Mathieu equations and to calculate the main Mathieu
functions.
The toolbox now has 8 demos. All demos can be acessed from "?->Scilab
Demonstrations"
The program is described in: R. Coïsson, G. Vernizzi and X.K. Yang,
"Mathieu functions and numerical solutions of the Mathieu equation",
IEEE Proceedings of OSSC2009, online at http://www.fis.unipr.it/~coisson/Mathieu.pdf
Other references:
N.W. McLachlan, Theory and Application of Mathieu Functions, Oxford Univ. Press,
1947 (historical reference)
J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega, R. M. Rodríguez-Dagnino, M. A. Meneses-Nava, and S.
Chávez-Cerda, "Mathieu functions, a visual approach" // American
Journal of Physics, 71 (233), 233-242. An introduction to applications, online
at http://www.df.uba.ar/users/sgil/physics_paper_doc/papers_phys/modern/matheiu0.pdf