Lax, Anneli
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Works:  12 works in 108 publications in 3 languages and 2,507 library holdings 

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Roles:  Author, Contributor, Other 
Classifications:  QA303, 515 
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Most widely held works by
Anneli Lax
Calculus with applications and computing by
Peter D Lax(
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69 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in 4 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new edition of Lax, Burstein, and Lax's Calculus with Applications and Computing offers meaningful explanations of the important theorems of single variable calculus. Written with students in mathematics, the physical sciences, and engineering in mind, and revised with their help, it shows that the themes of calculation, approximation, and modeling are central to mathematics and the main ideas of single variable calculus. This edition brings the innovation of the first edition to a new generation of students. New sections in this book use simple, elementary examples to show that when applying calculus concepts to approximations of functions, uniform convergence is more natural and easier to use than pointwise convergence. As in the original, this edition includes material that is essential for students in science and engineering, including an elementary introduction to complex numbers and complexvalued functions, applications of calculus to modeling vibrations and population dynamics, and an introduction to probability and information theory
69 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in 4 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new edition of Lax, Burstein, and Lax's Calculus with Applications and Computing offers meaningful explanations of the important theorems of single variable calculus. Written with students in mathematics, the physical sciences, and engineering in mind, and revised with their help, it shows that the themes of calculation, approximation, and modeling are central to mathematics and the main ideas of single variable calculus. This edition brings the innovation of the first edition to a new generation of students. New sections in this book use simple, elementary examples to show that when applying calculus concepts to approximations of functions, uniform convergence is more natural and easier to use than pointwise convergence. As in the original, this edition includes material that is essential for students in science and engineering, including an elementary introduction to complex numbers and complexvalued functions, applications of calculus to modeling vibrations and population dynamics, and an introduction to probability and information theory
The geometry of numbers by
C. D Olds(
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24 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a selfcontained introduction to the geometry of numbers, beginning with easily understood questions about lattice points on lines, circles and inside simple polygons in the plane. A minimum of mathematical expertise is required beyond an acquaintance with elementary geometry. The authors gradually lead up to the theorems of Minkowski and others who succeeded him. On the way the reader will see how this powerful approach gives improved approximations to irrational numbers by rationals, simplifies arguments on ways of representing integers as sums of squares, and provides a natural tool for attacking problems involving dense packings of spheres
24 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a selfcontained introduction to the geometry of numbers, beginning with easily understood questions about lattice points on lines, circles and inside simple polygons in the plane. A minimum of mathematical expertise is required beyond an acquaintance with elementary geometry. The authors gradually lead up to the theorems of Minkowski and others who succeeded him. On the way the reader will see how this powerful approach gives improved approximations to irrational numbers by rationals, simplifies arguments on ways of representing integers as sums of squares, and provides a natural tool for attacking problems involving dense packings of spheres
Analisi matematica : con applicazioni e calcolo numerico by
Peter D Lax(
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2 editions published in 1986 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1986 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Partial differential equations. [Lecture] notes by
Peter D Lax(
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3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Cauchy's problem for partial differential equations with multiple characteristics by
Anneli Lax(
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2 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New mathematical library Records(
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence with authors, outlines and drafts of monographs 110, and production records reflecting the editorial work of Anneli Lax with the New Mathematical Library. Correspondence with E.G. Begle is included, together with correspondence with the publishers
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence with authors, outlines and drafts of monographs 110, and production records reflecting the editorial work of Anneli Lax with the New Mathematical Library. Correspondence with E.G. Begle is included, together with correspondence with the publishers
Calculus with applications to computing  volume i by
Peter D Lax(
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1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Kaisekigaku gairon(
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2 editions published in 1982 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
2 editions published in 1982 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Notes on vector and matrix methods in geometry by
Anneli Lax(
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1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Calculus with applications and computing by
Peter D Lax(
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in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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Related Identities
 Olds, C. D. (Carl Douglas) 1912 Author
 Davidoff, Giuliana P. Other Contributor
 Burstein, Samuel Z.
 Lax, Peter D. Author
 Lax, Peter D. Author
 Burstein, Samuel
 Douglis, A. (Avron) 1918
 Lax, Peter D. 1926 Author
 Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
 Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences (N.Y.)
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Alder, Henry L Begle, Edward G.(Edward Griffith), Calculus California California, Northern Community colleges Differential equations Differential equations, Partial Engineering mathematics Geometry of numbers Global analysis (Mathematics) Mathematical analysis Mathematical Association of America Mathematics MathematicsEducation MathematicsStudy and teaching MathematicsStudy and teaching (Secondary) Matrices New mathematical library Number theory School Mathematics Study Group Steenrod, Norman Earl, Topology United States Vector analysis
Alternative Names
Anneli Cahn Lax American mathematician
Anneli Cahn Lax Amerikaans wiskundige (19221999)
Anneli Cahn Lax amerikansk matematikar
Anneli Cahn Lax amerikansk matematiker
Anneli Cahn Lax USamerikanische Mathematikerin
Anneli Cahn Lax US mathematician
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