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Title Communicating mathematics : a conference in honor of Joseph A. Gallian's 65th birthday, July 16-19, 2007, University of Minnesota, Duluth, Minnesota / Timothy Y. Chow, Daniel C. Isaksen, editors
Published Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, ©2009
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 238 pages) : illustrations
Series Contemporary mathematics ; 479
Contemporary mathematics (American Mathematical Society) ; v. 479
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""A journey of discovery: Orthogonal matrices and wireless communications""; ""Probabilistic expectations on unstructured spaces""; ""A beginner's guide to forcing""; ""Higher order necessary conditions in smooth constrained optimization""; ""Hamiltonian paths and hyperbolic patterns""; ""When graph theory meets knot theory""; ""Can an asymmetric power structure always be achieved?""; ""McKay's canonical graph labeling algorithm""; ""A multiplicative deformation of the Möbius function for the poset of partitions of a multiset""
""Communicating, mathematics, communicating mathematics � Joe Gallian style""""Fair allocation methods for coalition games""; ""Sums-of-squares formulas""; ""Product-free subsets of groups, then and now""; ""Generalizations of product-free subsets""; ""What is a superrigid subgroup?""; ""1. Rigidity of Linkages""; ""2. The Analogous Notion in Group Theory""; ""3. Definition of Superrigidity""; ""4. Examples of Superrigid Subgroups""; ""5. Why Superrigidity Implies Arithmeticity""; ""Further Reading""; ""Averaging points two at a time""
""Vertex algebras as twisted bialgebras: On a theorem of Borcherds""""1. Introduction""; ""2. Algebraic Preliminaries""; ""3. Vertex Algebras""; ""4. Borcherds' theorem""; ""5. Converse to Borcherds's theorem""; ""6. Examples""; ""References""
Summary "This volume contains the proceedings of a conference held in July, 2007 at the University of Minnesota, Duluth, in honor of Joseph A. Gallian's 65th birthday and the 30th anniversary of the Duluth Research Experience for Undergraduates."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
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Subject Communication in mathematics -- United States -- Congresses
Mathematics -- Research -- United States -- Congresses
Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Congresses
Mathematics -- United States -- Data processing -- Congresses
Communication in mathematics.
Mathematics -- Data processing.
Mathematics -- Research.
Mathematics -- Study and teaching.
United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Chow, Timothy Y., 1969-
Gallian, Joseph A.
Isaksen, Daniel C., 1972-
ISBN 0821881582