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The Resource Visions of infinity : the great mathematical problems, Ian Stewart, (electronic resource)

Visions of infinity : the great mathematical problems, Ian Stewart, (electronic resource)

Label
Visions of infinity : the great mathematical problems
Title
Visions of infinity
Title remainder
the great mathematical problems
Statement of responsibility
Ian Stewart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Overview of the most formidable problems mathematicians have vanquished, and those that vex them still"--Dust jacket flap
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Ian
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA93
LC item number
.S75 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Number theory
Label
Visions of infinity : the great mathematical problems, Ian Stewart, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-324) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Great problems -- Prime territory : Goldbach Conjecture -- The puzzle of pi : squaring the circle -- Mapmaking mysteries : Four Color theorem -- Sphereful symmetry : Kepler Conjecture -- New solutions for old : Mordell Conjecture -- Inadequate margins : Fermat's Last Theorem -- Orbital chaos : Three-body problem -- Patterns in prime : Riemann Hypothesis -- What shape is a sphere? : Poincaré Conjecture -- They can't all be easy : P/NP problem -- Fluid thinking : Navier-Stokes Equation -- Quantum conundrum : Mass Gap Hypothesis -- Diophantine dreams : Birch-Swinnerton-Dyer Conjecture -- Complex cycles : Hodge Conjecture -- Where next? -- Twelve for the future
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 340 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465065998
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
6A022070-2F18-416E-81DA-61712674680F
System control number
  • 1410384
  • (OCoLC)836864138
  • (OCoLC)ocn836864138
  • 1410384
Label
Visions of infinity : the great mathematical problems, Ian Stewart, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-324) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Great problems -- Prime territory : Goldbach Conjecture -- The puzzle of pi : squaring the circle -- Mapmaking mysteries : Four Color theorem -- Sphereful symmetry : Kepler Conjecture -- New solutions for old : Mordell Conjecture -- Inadequate margins : Fermat's Last Theorem -- Orbital chaos : Three-body problem -- Patterns in prime : Riemann Hypothesis -- What shape is a sphere? : Poincaré Conjecture -- They can't all be easy : P/NP problem -- Fluid thinking : Navier-Stokes Equation -- Quantum conundrum : Mass Gap Hypothesis -- Diophantine dreams : Birch-Swinnerton-Dyer Conjecture -- Complex cycles : Hodge Conjecture -- Where next? -- Twelve for the future
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 340 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465065998
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
6A022070-2F18-416E-81DA-61712674680F
System control number
  • 1410384
  • (OCoLC)836864138
  • (OCoLC)ocn836864138
  • 1410384

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