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Ahlfors, Lars V. (Lars Valerian) 1907-1996

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Works: 106 works in 600 publications in 9 languages and 8,880 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other
Classifications: QA331, 517.8
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Most widely held works by Lars V Ahlfors
Complex analysis; an introduction to the theory of analytic functions of one complex variable by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

101 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A standard source of information of functions of one complex variable, this text has retained its wide popularity in this field by being consistently rigorous without becoming needlessly concerned with advanced or overspecialized material. Difficult points have been clarified, the book has been reviewed for accuracy, and notations and terminology have been modernized. Chapter 2, Complex Functions, features a brief section on the change of length and area under conformal mapping, and much of Chapter 8, Global-Analytic Functions, has been rewritten in order to introduce readers to the terminology of germs and sheaves while still emphasizing that classical concepts are the backbone of the theory. Chapter 4, Complex Integration, now includes a new and simpler proof of the general form of Cauchy's theorem. There is a short section on the Riemann zeta function, showing the use of residues in a more exciting situation than in the computation of definite integrals
Lectures on quasiconformal mappings by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

53 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lars Ahlfors's Lectures on Quasiconformal Mappings, based on a course he gave at Harvard University in the spring term of 1964, was first published in 1966 and was soon recognized as the classic it was shortly destined to become. These lectures develop the theory of quasiconformal mappings from scratch, give a self-contained treatment of the Beltrami equation, and cover the basic properties of Teichmüller spaces, including the Bers embedding and the Teichmüller curve. It is remarkable how Ahlfors goes straight to the heart of the matter, presenting major results with a minimum set of prerequisites. Many graduate students and other mathematicians have learned the foundations of the theories of quasiconformal mappings and Teichmüller spaces from these lecture notes. This edition includes three new chapters. The first, written by Earle and Kra, describes further developments in the theory of Teichmüller spaces and provides many references to the vast literature on Teichmüller spaces and quasiconformal mappings. The second, by Shishikura, describes how quasiconformal mappings have revitalized the subject of complex dynamics. The third, by Hubbard, illustrates the role of these mappings in Thurston's theory of hyperbolic structures on 3-manifolds. Together, these three new chapters exhibit the continuing vitality and importance of the theory of quasiconformal mappings
Riemann surfaces by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

37 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of Riemann surfaces has a geometric and an analytic part. The former deals with the axiomatic definition of a Riemann surface, methods of construction, topological equivalence, and conformal mappings of one Riemann surface on another. The analytic part is concerned with the existence and properties of functions that have a special character connected with the conformal structure, for instance: subharmonic, harmonic, and analytic functions. Originally published in 1960. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Conformal invariants: topics in geometric function theory by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in the theory of Riemann surfaces; proceedings of the 1969 Stony Brook conference by Stony Brook Conference on the Theory of Riemann Surfaces( Book )

19 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended for researchers in Riemann surfaces, this volume summarizes a significant portion of the work done in the field during the years 1966 to 1971
Contributions to the theory of Riemann surfaces : centennial celebration of Riemann's dissertation by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

32 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributions to analysis: a collection of papers dedicated to Lipman Bers by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

18 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected papers by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Abhandlungen = Collected papers by Oswald Teichmüller( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in German and English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Möbius transformations in several dimensions by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected papers by Lars Valerian Ahlfors( Book )

10 editions published in 1982 in English and German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Untersuchungen zur Theorie der konformen Abbildung und der ganzen Funktionen by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

11 editions published in 1930 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variational methods in function theory; lectures by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of meromorphic curves by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

7 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected papers by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

12 editions published in 1982 in 4 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some problems of mathematics and mechanics : on the occasion of the seventieth birthday of academician M.A. Lavrentʹev by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur les domaines dans lesquels une fonction méromorphe prend des valeurs appartenant à une région donnée by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

11 editions published in 1933 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über die Anwendung differentialgeometrischer Methoden zur Untersuchung von Überlagerungsflächen by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

7 editions published in 1937 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über die asymptotischen Werte der meromorphen Funktionen endlicher Ordnung by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

7 editions published between 1931 and 1932 in German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extremalprobleme in der Funktionentheorie by Lars V Ahlfors( Book )

5 editions published in 1958 in German and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Complex analysis; an introduction to the theory of analytic functions of one complex variable
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Ahlfors, L.

Ahlfors, L. 1907-1996

Ahlfors, L. V.

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Ahlfors, Lars V. (Lars Valerian)

Ahlfors, Lars V. (Lars Valerian), 1907-

Ahlfors, Lars V. (Lars Valerian), 1907-1996

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Āruforusu, L. V. 1907-1996

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Lars Ahlfors wiskundige uit Keizerrijk Rusland (1907-1996)

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Larss Ālforss

Алфорс Ларс Валериан

Альфорс, Ларс.

Альфорс, Ларс 1907-1996

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الفورس لارس ۆالەرىيان

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アールフォルス, L. V.

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Lectures on quasiconformal mappingsConformal invariants: topics in geometric function theoryAdvances in the theory of Riemann surfaces; proceedings of the 1969 Stony Brook conferenceContributions to the theory of Riemann surfaces : centennial celebration of Riemann's dissertation