## Find a copy online

### Links to this item

lib.myilibrary.com Connect to MyiLibrary resource.

Ebook Library Click here to view book

Show all links

## Find a copy in the library

Finding libraries that hold this item...

## Details

Genre/Form: | Electronic books |
---|---|

Additional Physical Format: | Printed edition: |

Material Type: | Document, Internet resource |

Document Type: | Internet Resource, Computer File |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Bertrand Eynard |

ISBN: | 9783764387976 3764387971 3764387963 9783764387969 |

OCLC Number: | 945445120 |

Description: | 1 online resource. |

Contents: | I Maps and discrete surfaces -- II Formal matrix integrals -- III Solution of Tutte-loop equations -- IV Multicut case -- V Counting large maps -- VI Counting Riemann surfaces -- VII Topological recursion and symplectic invariants -- VIII Ising model -- Index -- Bibliography. |

Series Title: | Progress in mathematical physics, v. 70. |

Responsibility: | Bertrand Eynard. |

More information: |

### Abstract:

This book explains the "matrix model" method developed by physicists to address the problem of enumerating maps and compares it with other methods. It includes proofs, examples and a general formula for the enumeration of maps on surfaces of any topology.
Read more...

## Reviews

*Editorial reviews*

Publisher Synopsis

"The author explains how matrix models and counting surfaces are related and aims at presenting to mathematicians and physicists the random matrix approach to quantum gravity. ... The book is an outstanding monograph of a recent research trend in surface theory." (Gert Roepstorff, zbMATH 1338.81005, 2016) Read more...

*User-contributed reviews*

Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Be the first.

Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Be the first.

## Tags

Add tags for "Counting surfaces : CRM Aisenstadt chair lectures".
Be the first.