Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Click & Collect from 2 Hours
Last Christmas Delivery Dates
Free UK Standard Delivery on orders £20 and over Order in time for Christmas 18th December 2nd Class | 19th December 1st Class Free Click & Collect to shops From 2 hours of your order*
Mathematical Essays in honor of Gian-Carlo Rota - Progress in Mathematics 161 (Hardback)
  • Mathematical Essays in honor of Gian-Carlo Rota - Progress in Mathematics 161 (Hardback)
zoom

Mathematical Essays in honor of Gian-Carlo Rota - Progress in Mathematics 161 (Hardback)

(author), (author)
£149.99
Hardback 466 Pages / Published: 01/05/1998
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
In April of 1996 an array of mathematicians converged on Cambridge, Massachusetts, for the Rotafest and Umbral Calculus Workshop, two con- ferences celebrating Gian-Carlo Rota's 64th birthday. It seemed appropriate when feting one of the world's great combinatorialists to have the anniversary be a power of 2 rather than the more mundane 65. The over seventy-five par- ticipants included Rota's doctoral students, coauthors, and other colleagues from more than a dozen countries. As a further testament to the breadth and depth of his influence, the lectures ranged over a wide variety of topics from invariant theory to algebraic topology. This volume is a collection of articles written in Rota's honor. Some of them were presented at the Rotafest and Umbral Workshop while others were written especially for this Festschrift. We will say a little about each paper and point out how they are connected with the mathematical contributions of Rota himself.

Publisher: Birkhauser Boston Inc
ISBN: 9780817638726
Number of pages: 466
Weight: 1880 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 26 mm
Edition: 1998 ed.

You may also be interested in...

Proofs and Fundamentals
Added to basket
Introduction to Graph Theory
Added to basket
Principia Mathematica - Volume One
Added to basket
Proofs from THE BOOK
Added to basket
A Combinatorial Introduction to Topology
Added to basket
A Geometrical Picture Book
Added to basket
Discrete Mathematics
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.