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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 280508, 10 pages
Spectrum of Discrete Second-Order Neumann Boundary Value Problems with Sign-Changing Weight
Department of Mathematics, Northwest Normal University, Lanzhou 730070, China
Received 27 May 2013; Accepted 27 July 2013
Academic Editor: Yansheng Liu
Copyright © 2013 Ruyun Ma et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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