Andrews, George E. 1938
Overview
Works:  102 works in 358 publications in 3 languages and 8,466 library holdings 

Genres:  Biography Conference proceedings 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Honoree, Thesis advisor, Author of introduction 
Classifications:  QA351, 515.5 
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Most widely held works about
George E Andrews
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Most widely held works by
George E Andrews
Special functions
by
George E Andrews(
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21 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This treatise presents an overview of special functions, focusing primarily on hypergeometric functions and the associated hypergeometric series, including Bessel functions and classical orthogonal polynomials. The basic building block of the functions studied in this book is the gamma function. In addition to relatively new work on gamma and beta functions, such as Selberg's multidimensional integrals, a number of important but relatively unknown nineteenth century results are included."BOOK JACKET. "The authors provide organizing ideas, motivation, and historical background for the study and application of some important special functions. This work can serve as a learning tool and lasting reference for students and researchers in special functions, mathematical physics, differential equations, mathematical computing, number theory, and combinatorics."Jacket
21 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This treatise presents an overview of special functions, focusing primarily on hypergeometric functions and the associated hypergeometric series, including Bessel functions and classical orthogonal polynomials. The basic building block of the functions studied in this book is the gamma function. In addition to relatively new work on gamma and beta functions, such as Selberg's multidimensional integrals, a number of important but relatively unknown nineteenth century results are included."BOOK JACKET. "The authors provide organizing ideas, motivation, and historical background for the study and application of some important special functions. This work can serve as a learning tool and lasting reference for students and researchers in special functions, mathematical physics, differential equations, mathematical computing, number theory, and combinatorics."Jacket
Ramanujan's lost notebook
by
George E Andrews(
)
51 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second volume devoted to providing statements, proofs, and discussions of all the claims made by Srinivasa Ramanujan in his lost notebook and all his other manuscripts and letters published with the lost notebook
51 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second volume devoted to providing statements, proofs, and discussions of all the claims made by Srinivasa Ramanujan in his lost notebook and all his other manuscripts and letters published with the lost notebook
The theory of partitions
by
George E Andrews(
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30 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses mathematics related to partitions of numbers into sums of positive integers
30 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses mathematics related to partitions of numbers into sums of positive integers
Number theory
by
George E Andrews(
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26 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written by a distinguished mathematician and teacher, this undergraduate text uses a combinatorial approach to accommodate both math majors and liberal arts students. In addition to covering the basics of number theory, it offers an outstanding introduction to partitions, plus chapters on multiplicativitydivisibility, quadratic congruences, additivity, and more
26 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written by a distinguished mathematician and teacher, this undergraduate text uses a combinatorial approach to accommodate both math majors and liberal arts students. In addition to covering the basics of number theory, it offers an outstanding introduction to partitions, plus chapters on multiplicativitydivisibility, quadratic congruences, additivity, and more
Ramanujan revisited : proceedings of the centenary conference, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, June 15, 1987
by Ramanujan Centenary Conference(
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15 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Qseries : their development and application in analysis, number theory, combinatorics, physics, and computer algebra
by
George E Andrews(
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11 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ramanujan's lost notebook
by
George E Andrews(
)
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annotation
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annotation
Percy Alexander MacMahon : collected papers
by
Percy Alexander MacMahon(
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in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles English mathematician Percy Alexander MacMahon (18541929), with information provided by the University of Saint Andrews School of Mathematics and Statistics in Scotland as part of the MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive. He worked on invariants and published a book on mathematical recreations
in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles English mathematician Percy Alexander MacMahon (18541929), with information provided by the University of Saint Andrews School of Mathematics and Statistics in Scotland as part of the MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive. He worked on invariants and published a book on mathematical recreations
Integer partitions
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George E Andrews(
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11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The aim of this introductory textbook is to provide an accessible and wideranging introduction to partitions, without requiring anything more of the reader than some familiarity with polynomials and infinite series. Many exercises are included, together with some solutions and helpful hints."BOOK JACKET
11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The aim of this introductory textbook is to provide an accessible and wideranging introduction to partitions, without requiring anything more of the reader than some familiarity with polynomials and infinite series. Many exercises are included, together with some solutions and helpful hints."BOOK JACKET
Ramanujan's lost notebook
by
George E Andrews(
)
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the spring of 1976, George Andrews of Pennsylvania State University visited the library at Trinity College, Cambridge, to examine the papers of the late G.N. Watson. Among these papers, Andrews discovered a sheaf of 138 pages in the handwriting of Srinivasa Ramanujan. This manuscript was soon designated, "Ramanujan's lost notebook." Its discovery has frequently been deemed the mathematical equivalent of finding Beethoven's tenth symphony. This volume is the fourth of five volumes that the authors plan to write on Ramanujan's lost notebook. In contrast to the first three books on Ramanujan's Lost Notebook, the fourth book does not focus on qseries. Most of the entries examined in this volume fall under the purviews of number theory and classical analysis. Several incomplete manuscripts of Ramanujan published by Narosa with the lost notebook are discussed. Three of the partial manuscripts are on diophantine approximation, and others are in classical Fourier analysis and prime number theory. Most of the entries in number theory fall under the umbrella of classical analytic number theory. Perhaps the most intriguing entries are connected with the classical, unsolved circle and divisor problems."Publisher's description
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the spring of 1976, George Andrews of Pennsylvania State University visited the library at Trinity College, Cambridge, to examine the papers of the late G.N. Watson. Among these papers, Andrews discovered a sheaf of 138 pages in the handwriting of Srinivasa Ramanujan. This manuscript was soon designated, "Ramanujan's lost notebook." Its discovery has frequently been deemed the mathematical equivalent of finding Beethoven's tenth symphony. This volume is the fourth of five volumes that the authors plan to write on Ramanujan's lost notebook. In contrast to the first three books on Ramanujan's Lost Notebook, the fourth book does not focus on qseries. Most of the entries examined in this volume fall under the purviews of number theory and classical analysis. Several incomplete manuscripts of Ramanujan published by Narosa with the lost notebook are discussed. Three of the partial manuscripts are on diophantine approximation, and others are in classical Fourier analysis and prime number theory. Most of the entries in number theory fall under the umbrella of classical analytic number theory. Perhaps the most intriguing entries are connected with the classical, unsolved circle and divisor problems."Publisher's description
The Continued fractions found in the unorganized portions of Ramanujan's notebooks
by
George E Andrews(
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10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ramanujan's lost notebook
by
George E Andrews(
)
in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the first of approximately four volumes devoted to providing statements, proofs, and discussions of all the claims made by Srinivasa Ramanujan in his lost notebook and all his other manuscripts and letters published with the lost notebook
in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the first of approximately four volumes devoted to providing statements, proofs, and discussions of all the claims made by Srinivasa Ramanujan in his lost notebook and all his other manuscripts and letters published with the lost notebook
Generalized Frobenius partitions
by
George E Andrews(
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9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rademacher legacy to mathematics : the centenary conference in honor of Hans Rademacher, July 2125, 1992, the Pennsylvania State University
by Hans Rademacher Centenary Conference(
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13 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the general RogersRamanujan theorem
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George E Andrews(
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10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Andrews festschrift : seventeen papers on classical number theory and combinatorics
by
Dominique Foata(
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6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book contains seventeen contributions made to George Andrews on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, ranging from classical number theory (the theory of partitions) to classical and algebraic combinatorics. Most of the papers were read at the 42nd session of the Sminaire Lotharingien de Combinatoire that took place at Maratea, Basilicata, in August 1998. This volume contains a long memoir on Ramanujan's Unpublished Manuscript and the Tau functions studied with a contemporary eye, together with several papers dealing with the theory of partitions. There is also a description of a maple package to deal with general qcalculus. More subjects on algebraic combinatorics are developed, especially the theory of Kostka polynomials, the ice square model, the combinatorial theory of classical numbers, a new approach to determinant calculus
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book contains seventeen contributions made to George Andrews on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, ranging from classical number theory (the theory of partitions) to classical and algebraic combinatorics. Most of the papers were read at the 42nd session of the Sminaire Lotharingien de Combinatoire that took place at Maratea, Basilicata, in August 1998. This volume contains a long memoir on Ramanujan's Unpublished Manuscript and the Tau functions studied with a contemporary eye, together with several papers dealing with the theory of partitions. There is also a description of a maple package to deal with general qcalculus. More subjects on algebraic combinatorics are developed, especially the theory of Kostka polynomials, the ice square model, the combinatorial theory of classical numbers, a new approach to determinant calculus
Topics in number theory : in honor of B. Gordon and S. Chowla
by Topics in Number Theory Conference(
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3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This volume contains the proceedings of the Topics in Number Theory Conference held at the Pennsylvania State University from July 31 through August 3, 1997. It contains seventeen research papers covering many areas of number theory; among them are contributions from four of the eight plenary speakers."Book jacket
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This volume contains the proceedings of the Topics in Number Theory Conference held at the Pennsylvania State University from July 31 through August 3, 1997. It contains seventeen research papers covering many areas of number theory; among them are contributions from four of the eight plenary speakers."Book jacket
Partitions : yesterday and today
by
George E Andrews(
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3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Number theory, invariants, and applications
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Percy Alexander MacMahon(
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3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The selected works of George E. Andrews : (with commentary)
by
George E Andrews(
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)
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa 18871920 Honoree Author
 Berndt, Bruce C. 1939 Contributor Editor
 Askey, Richard
 Roy, Ranjan 1948
 MacMahon, Percy Alexander 18541929 Author
 American Mathematical Society
 Eriksson, Kimmo 1967
 Parson, L. Alayne 1947 Editor
 Bressoud, David M. 1950 Editor
 Rademacher, Hans 18921969 Honoree
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Automorphic forms Combinatorial analysis Continued fractions Discontinuous functions Eisenstein series Forms, Modular Fourier analysis Functions Functions, Special Functions, Theta Geometry, Algebraic Global analysis (Mathematics) Hypergeometric functions Hypergeometric series India Invariants Mathematical analysis Mathematicians Mathematics Number theory Partitions (Mathematics) qseries Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa, Sequences (Mathematics)