Author: Elias M. Stein

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 1400883881

Category: Mathematics

Page: 304

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Singular integrals are among the most interesting and important objects of study in analysis, one of the three main branches of mathematics. They deal with real and complex numbers and their functions. In this book, Princeton professor Elias Stein, a leading mathematical innovator as well as a gifted expositor, produced what has been called the most influential mathematics text in the last thirty-five years. One reason for its success as a text is its almost legendary presentation: Stein takes arcane material, previously understood only by specialists, and makes it accessible even to beginning graduate students. Readers have reflected that when you read this book, not only do you see that the greats of the past have done exciting work, but you also feel inspired that you can master the subject and contribute to it yourself. Singular integrals were known to only a few specialists when Stein's book was first published. Over time, however, the book has inspired a whole generation of researchers to apply its methods to a broad range of problems in many disciplines, including engineering, biology, and finance. Stein has received numerous awards for his research, including the Wolf Prize of Israel, the Steele Prize, and the National Medal of Science. He has published eight books with Princeton, including Real Analysis in 2005.
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Author: Charles Fefferman,Robert Fefferman,Stephen Wainger

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 1400852943

Category: Mathematics

Page: 396

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This book contains the lectures presented at a conference held at Princeton University in May 1991 in honor of Elias M. Stein's sixtieth birthday. The lectures deal with Fourier analysis and its applications. The contributors to the volume are W. Beckner, A. Boggess, J. Bourgain, A. Carbery, M. Christ, R. R. Coifman, S. Dobyinsky, C. Fefferman, R. Fefferman, Y. Han, D. Jerison, P. W. Jones, C. Kenig, Y. Meyer, A. Nagel, D. H. Phong, J. Vance, S. Wainger, D. Watson, G. Weiss, V. Wickerhauser, and T. H. Wolff. The topics of the lectures are: conformally invariant inequalities, oscillatory integrals, analytic hypoellipticity, wavelets, the work of E. M. Stein, elliptic non-smooth PDE, nodal sets of eigenfunctions, removable sets for Sobolev spaces in the plane, nonlinear dispersive equations, bilinear operators and renormalization, holomorphic functions on wedges, singular Radon and related transforms, Hilbert transforms and maximal functions on curves, Besov and related function spaces on spaces of homogeneous type, and counterexamples with harmonic gradients in Euclidean space. Originally published in 1995. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
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Author: Elias M. Stein

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691080796

Category: Mathematics

Page: 287

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Singular integrals are among the most interesting and important objects of study in analysis, one of the three main branches of mathematics. They deal with real and complex numbers and their functions. In this book, Princeton professor Elias Stein, a leading mathematical innovator as well as a gifted expositor, produced what has been called the most influential mathematics text in the last thirty-five years. One reason for its success as a text is its almost legendary presentation: Stein takes arcane material, previously understood only by specialists, and makes it accessible even to beginning graduate students. Readers have reflected that when you read this book, not only do you see that the greats of the past have done exciting work, but you also feel inspired that you can master the subject and contribute to it yourself. Singular integrals were known to only a few specialists when Stein's book was first published. Over time, however, the book has inspired a whole generation of researchers to apply its methods to a broad range of problems in many disciplines, including engineering, biology, and finance. Stein has received numerous awards for his research, including the Wolf Prize of Israel, the Steele Prize, and the National Medal of Science. He has published eight books with Princeton, including Real Analysis in 2005.
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Author: Kari Astala,Tadeusz Iwaniec,Gaven Martin

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691137773

Category: Mathematics

Page: 677

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This book explores the most recent developments in the theory of planar quasiconformal mappings with a particular focus on the interactions with partial differential equations and nonlinear analysis. It gives a thorough and modern approach to the classical theory and presents important and compelling applications across a spectrum of mathematics: dynamical systems, singular integral operators, inverse problems, the geometry of mappings, and the calculus of variations. It also gives an account of recent advances in harmonic analysis and their applications in the geometric theory of mappings. The book explains that the existence, regularity, and singular set structures for second-order divergence-type equations--the most important class of PDEs in applications--are determined by the mathematics underpinning the geometry, structure, and dimension of fractal sets; moduli spaces of Riemann surfaces; and conformal dynamical systems. These topics are inextricably linked by the theory of quasiconformal mappings. Further, the interplay between them allows the authors to extend classical results to more general settings for wider applicability, providing new and often optimal answers to questions of existence, regularity, and geometric properties of solutions to nonlinear systems in both elliptic and degenerate elliptic settings.
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Author: H. Blaine Lawson,Marie-Louise Michelsohn

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 1400883911

Category: Mathematics

Page: 440

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This book offers a systematic and comprehensive presentation of the concepts of a spin manifold, spinor fields, Dirac operators, and A-genera, which, over the last two decades, have come to play a significant role in many areas of modern mathematics. Since the deeper applications of these ideas require various general forms of the Atiyah-Singer Index Theorem, the theorems and their proofs, together with all prerequisite material, are examined here in detail. The exposition is richly embroidered with examples and applications to a wide spectrum of problems in differential geometry, topology, and mathematical physics. The authors consistently use Clifford algebras and their representations in this exposition. Clifford multiplication and Dirac operator identities are even used in place of the standard tensor calculus. This unique approach unifies all the standard elliptic operators in geometry and brings fresh insights into curvature calculations. The fundamental relationships of Clifford modules to such topics as the theory of Lie groups, K-theory, KR-theory, and Bott Periodicity also receive careful consideration. A special feature of this book is the development of the theory of Cl-linear elliptic operators and the associated index theorem, which connects certain subtle spin-corbordism invariants to classical questions in geometry and has led to some of the most profound relations known between the curvature and topology of manifolds.
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Author: Elias M. Stein,Guido Weiss

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 140088389X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 312

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The authors present a unified treatment of basic topics that arise in Fourier analysis. Their intention is to illustrate the role played by the structure of Euclidean spaces, particularly the action of translations, dilatations, and rotations, and to motivate the study of harmonic analysis on more general spaces having an analogous structure, e.g., symmetric spaces.
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Eine Einführung in analytische und numerische Methoden

Author: Wolfgang Arendt,Karsten Urban

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662583224

Category: Mathematics

Page: 407

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Dieses Lehrbuch gibt eine Einführung in die partiellen Differenzialgleichungen. Wir beginnen mit einigen ganz konkreten Beispielen aus den Natur-, Ingenieur und Wirtschaftswissenschaften. Danach werden elementare Lösungsmethoden dargestellt, z.B. für die Black-Scholes-Gleichung aus der Finanzmathematik. Schließlich wird die analytische Untersuchung großer Klassen von partiellen Differenzialgleichungen dargestellt, wobei Hilbert-Raum-Methoden im Mittelpunkt stehen. Numerische Verfahren werden eingeführt und mit konkreten Beispielen behandelt. Zu jedem Kapitel finden sich Übungsaufgaben, mit deren Hilfe der Stoff eingeübt und vertieft werden kann. Dieses Buch richtet sich an Studierende im Bachelor oder im ersten Master-Jahr sowohl in der (Wirtschafts-)Mathematik als auch in den Studiengängen Informatik, Physik und Ingenieurwissenschaften. Die 2. Auflage ist vollständig durchgesehen, an vielen Stellen didaktisch weiter optimiert und um die Beschreibung variationeller Methoden in Raum und Zeit für zeitabhängige Probleme ergänzt. Stimme zur ersten Auflage Auf dieses Lehrbuch haben wir gewartet. Prof. Dr. Andreas Kleinert in zbMATH
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Im Herzen einer verborgenen Wirklichkeit

Author: Edward Frenkel

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662434210

Category: Mathematics

Page: 317

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Author: Edmund Landau

Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.

ISBN: 0821836528

Category: Mathematics

Page: 180

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Landau's monumental treatise is a virtual encyclopedia of number theory and is universally recognized as the standard work on the subject. The text is in German.
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Author: Werner Greub

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642663850

Category: Mathematics

Page: 222

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Author: Birgit Bergmann,Moritz Epple

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3540692525

Category: Mathematics

Page: 236

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Der Band dokumentiert eine Ausstellung, die im Jahr der Mathematik durch sieben deutsche Städte tourt. Sie zeigt, welch tragende Rolle jüdische Mathematiker im Kaiserreich und in der Weimarer Republik spielten, und sie erinnert daran, wie sie nach 1933 in die Emigration, zur Flucht und in den Tod getrieben wurden. Dabei wird deutlich, dass jüdische Mathematiker in allen Bereichen tätig waren, und wie unterschiedlich ihre jeweiligen Aktivitäten waren. Das widerlegt jedes Klischee über ihren angeblich besonderen Charakter in der Mathematik.
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Author: Christiane Rousseau,Yvan Saint-Aubin

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642300928

Category: Mathematics

Page: 609

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Zusammen mit der Abstraktion ist die Mathematik das entscheidende Werkzeug für technologische Innovationen. Das Buch bietet eine Einführung in zahlreiche Anwendungen der Mathematik auf dem Gebiet der Technologie. Meist werden moderne Anwendungen dargestellt, die heute zum Alltag gehören. Die mathematischen Grundlagen für technologische Anwendungen sind dabei relativ elementar, was die Leistungsstärke der mathematischen Modellbildung und der mathematischen Hilfsmittel beweist. Mit zahlreichen originellen Übungen am Ende eines jeden Kapitels.
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Elemente der Funktionentheorie

Author: Wolfgang Fischer,Ingo Lieb

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3834893773

Category: Mathematics

Page: 214

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In den Bachelor-Studiengängen der Mathematik steht für die Komplexe Analysis (Funktionentheorie) oft nur eine einsemestrige 2-stündige Vorlesung zur Verfügung. Dieses Buch eignet sich als Grundlage für eine solche Vorlesung im 2. Studienjahr. Mit einer guten thematischen Auswahl, vielen Beispielen und ausführlichen Erläuterungen gibt dieses Buch eine Darstellung der Komplexen Analysis, die genau die Grundlagen und den wesentlichen Kernbestand dieses Gebietes enthält. Das Buch bietet über diese Grundausbildung hinaus weiteres Lehrmaterial als Ergänzung, sodass es auch für eine 3- oder 4 –stündige Vorlesung geeignet ist. Je nach Hörerkreis kann der Stoff unterschiedlich erweitert werden. So wurden für den „Bachelor Lehramt“ die geometrischen Aspekte der Komplexen Analysis besonders herausgearbeitet.
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Unparteilichkeit - Reflexivität - Nähe

Author: Pierre Rosanvallon

Publisher: Hamburger Edition HIS

ISBN: 3868549064

Category: Political Science

Page: 304

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Alle demokratische Macht geht vom Volk aus. Und doch bieten Wahlen keine alleinige Gewähr dafür, dass die Regierung dem Gemeinwohl tatsächlich dient oder ihm verpflichtet bleibt. Das Wählervotum kann also nicht das einzige Kriterium demokratischer Legetimität sein, und den Bürgern wird dies immer stärker bewusst. Als wirklich demokratisch kann ein Staat heute nur noch dann gelten, wenn er sich Kontrollmechanismen und Validierungsverfahren aussetzt, die konkurrierend und gleichzeitig komplementär zum Mehrheitswillen wirken. Pierre Rosanvallon fragt mit seiner theoretischen Untersuchung zur Legitimität von Demokratien, was wir verändern müssen, damit die Demokratie als Regierungsform nicht eines Tages ohne Volk dasteht.
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