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Birkhoff, Garrett 1911-1996

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Works: 277 works in 1,367 publications in 8 languages and 17,417 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  History  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee
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A survey of modern algebra by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

169 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This classic text introduces abstract algebra using familiar and concrete examples that illustrate each concept as it is presented. It covers such topics as the role of careful proof in algebra; linear algebra as grounded in geometry; groups as expressions of symmetry; subgroups and subsystems leading to lattice theory; and much more"--Cover
Ordinary differential equations by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

91 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students
Algebra by Saunders Mac Lane( Book )

96 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lattice theory by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

131 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like its elder sister group theory, lattice theory is a fruitful source of abstract concepts, common to traditionally unrelated branches of mathematics. Both subjects are based on postulates of an extremely simple and general nature. Lattice theory has become a recognized branch of modern algebra, with a steady flow of contributions to it from numerous mathematicians. This revised edition takes these contributions into account
Hydrodynamics; a study in logic, fact, and similitude by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

79 editions published between 1924 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern applied algebra by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

45 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A source book in classical analysis by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

17 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jets, wakes, and cavities by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

25 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jets, Wakes, and Cavities
The numerical solution of elliptic equations by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

28 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise survey of the current state of knowledge in 1972 about solving elliptic boundary-value eigenvalue problems with the help of a computer. This volume provides a case study in scientific computing -- the art of utilizing physical intuition, mathematical theorems and algorithms, and modern computer technology to construct and explore realistic models of problems arising in the natural sciences and engineering
Computers in algebra and number theory by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

13 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numerical solution of elliptic problems by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the art and science of solving elliptic problems numerically, with an emphasis on problems that have important scientific and engineering applications, and that are solvable at moderate cost on computing machines
Trends in lattice theory by J. C Abbott( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief survey of modern algebra by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

31 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport theory by Symposium in Applied Mathematics( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume is a collection of the methods and results of a number of experts in the field of transport theory. There are four main parts: analytical Neutron Transport; Numerical Neutron Transport; Stochastic Aspects; Kinetic Theory and Plasma Transport. Each part contains four expository accounts of recent developments. These papers provide an excellent and comprehensive survey of the current state of transport theory and should serve as a stimulus for research in this field
Numerical solution of field problems in continuum physics; proceedings of a symposium in applied mathematics by Symposium in Applied Mathematics( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliptic problem solvers II by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliptic Problem Solvers, II covers the proceedings of the Elliptic Problem Solvers Conference, held at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California from January 10 to 12, 1983. The book focuses on various aspects of the numerical solution of elliptic boundary value problems. The selection first offers information on building elliptic problem solvers with ELLPACK; presentation and evolution of the club module; and a fourth order accurate fast direct method for the Helmholtz equation. The text then examines the ITPACK project, CMMPAK, solving elliptic problems on an array proce
Selected papers by Richard Von Mises( Book )

in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected papers on algebra and topology by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preliminary edition of Modern applied algebra by Garrett Birkhoff( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lattice theory and its applications : in celebration of Garrett Birkhoff's 80th birthday( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ordinary differential equations
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Ordinary differential equationsAlgebraThe numerical solution of elliptic equationsNumerical solution of elliptic problemsSelected papers on algebra and topology
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Languages
English (731)

Italian (11)

Russian (10)

French (9)

Spanish (5)

German (4)

Japanese (1)

Slovak (1)