# Laplace Transform

- The Laplace transform is used to convert certain types of inital value problems into algebra problems. The algebra problems are solved and then the inverse Laplace transform is used to give the solution of the initial value problem.
- The Laplace Transform, of
is*f* - for all
such that this improper integral converges.*s*

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**See also: **Fourier Transform, Laplace Marquis Pierre Simon de, Z Transform.

**Subjects: ** Mathematics