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Friedrichs, K. O. (Kurt Otto) 1901-1983

Overview
Works: 221 works in 735 publications in 8 languages and 8,931 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Creator, ed
Classifications: QA1, 510.8 S
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Most widely held works by K. O Friedrichs
From Pythagoras to Einstein by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

54 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main thread running through this somewhat unorthodox approach to the special theory of relativity is the Pythagorean theorem. It appears in its most elementary geometric form in the very beginning of this monograph. Then it reappears in algebraic garb, is further modified and finally reinterpreted to play the role of one of the main characters in the special theory of relativity. The first four chapters are easily accessible to high school sophomores or juniors. The remaining part of the book may be a little difficult for students who never studied physics, although the author actually employs only the notion of impact and presupposes no background in physics. With the aid of the vector geometry introduced earlier, he leads the reader from the impact conservation laws to the famous formula e=mc²
Supersonic flow and shock waves by Richard Courant( Book )

69 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appendices and remarks after some chapters
Spectral theory of operators in Hilbert space by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

42 editions published between 1960 and 1980 in English and German and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fluid dynamics by Richard Von Mises( Book )

32 editions published between 1941 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on advanced ordinary differential equations by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

34 editions published between 1949 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special topics in fluid dynamics by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and Italian and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pseudo-differential operators; an introduction. Lectures given in 1967-68 at the Courant Institute by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

19 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical aspects of the quantum theory of fields by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perturbation of spectra in Hilbert space by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

22 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Integration of functionals by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

25 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical methods of electromagnetic theory; lectures given in 1972-1973 at the Courant Institute by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Functional analysis and applications by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1956 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on advanced ordinary differential equations : 1948-1949 by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and Italian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical methods of electromagnetic theory by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chapter in the theory of linear operators in Hilbert space, based on lectures delivered at New York University, Spring 1951 by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

9 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special topics in analysis by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectral representations of linear operators by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

8 editions published in 1948 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods of mathematical physics : lectures given during 1947-1948 by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

9 editions published in 1955 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of wave propagation by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

6 editions published between 1951 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Non-linear mechanics by K. O Friedrichs( Book )

4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Fridrichs, K.

Fridrīšs, Kūrt Ūtū 1901-1982

Frieder 1901-1982

Friedrichs, K. 1901-1982

Friedrichs, K. O.

Friedrichs, K. O. 1901-1982

Friedrichs, Kurt 1901-1982

Friedrichs, Kurt O.

Friedrichs, Kurt Otto

Friedrichs, Kurt Otto 1901-

Friedrichs, Kurt Otto 1901-1982

Friedrichs, Kurt Otto 1901-1983

Kurt Friedrichs matematico tedesco

Kurt Friedrichs mathématicien allemand

Kurt O. Friedrichs Duits wiskundige

Kurt O. Friedrichs German-American mathematician

Kurt Otto Friedrichs

Курт Отто Фридрихс

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Supersonic flow and shock wavesSpectral theory of operators in Hilbert spaceFluid dynamics