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Title Fields medallists' lectures [electronic resource] / editors, Michael Atiyah, Daniel Iagolnitzer.

Imprint River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, c2003.


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Edition 2nd ed.
Description xv, 806 p. : ill.
Series World Scientific series in 20th century mathematics ; vol. 9
World Scientific series in 20th century mathematics ; vol. 9.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Quasiconformal mappings, Teichmüller spaces, and Kleinian groups / L.V. Ahlfors -- Calcul infinitesimal stochastique / L. Schwartz -- On Kähler varieties of restricted type / K. Kodaira -- Rational approximations to algebraic numbers / K.F. Roth -- Autobiography / R. Thom -- Looking forward from ICM 1962 / L. Hörmander -- The index of elliptic operators / M.F. Atiyah -- A survey of some recent developments in differential topology / S. Smale -- Effective methods in the theory of numbers ; Effective methods in Diophantine problems -- Effective methods in Diophantine problems. II -- Effective methods in the theory of numbers/Diophantine problems / A. Baker -- Rôle of integrable models in the development of mathematics / S. Novikov -- Pattern theory: a unifying perspective / D. Mumford -- Oppenheim conjecture / G.A. Margulis -- Brisure de symétrie spontanée et géométrie du point de vue spectral / A. Connes -- Remarks on gauge theory, complex geometry and 4-manifold topology / S.K. Donalson -- Betti number estimates for nilpotent groups / M.H. Freedman -- A polynomial invariant for knots via von Neumann algebras -- Index for subfactors / V.F.R. Jones -- Birational classification of algebraic threefolds / S. Mori -- Geometry and quantum field theory / E. Witten -- Hamiltonian methods in nonlinear evolution equations / J. Bourgain -- On some recent mthods for nonlinear partial differential equations / P.L. Lions -- Recent developments in dynamics / J.C. Yoccoz -- On the restricted Burnside problem / E.I. Zelmanov -- What is moonshine? / R.E. Borchers -- A new proof of Szemeredi's theorem for arithmetic progressions of length four / W.T. Gowers -- Formal (non)-commutatuve symplectic geometry ; Comments on "Formal (non)-commutative symplectic geometry" / M. Kontsevich -- Rigidity and inflexibility in conformal dynamics / C.T. McMullen -- Open problems in the motivic style homotopy theory, I / V. Voevodsky.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Language In English, with some articles in French.
Subject Mathematics.
Mathematicians -- Biography.
Fields Prizes.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Atiyah, Michael Francis, 1929-
Iagolnitzer, Daniel.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9812382569
9812382593 (pbk.)

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