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Euler and modern science

Author: N N Bogoli︠u︡bov; G K Mikhaĭlov; A P I︠U︡shkevich; Robert Burns
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, ©2007.
Series: MAA tercentenary Euler celebration, v. 4.; MAA spectrum.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : English edView all editions and formats
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Explore Euler's extraordinary contribution to pure mathematics and beyond, in areas such as astronomy and music.

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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Named Person: Leonhard Euler; Leonhard Euler
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: N N Bogoli︠u︡bov; G K Mikhaĭlov; A P I︠U︡shkevich; Robert Burns
ISBN: 9780883855645 088385564X
OCLC Number: 166372993
Description: xiv, 425 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Opening speech of the symposium 'Modern Developments of Euler's Ideas', October 24, 1983 / A.P. Aleksandrov --
Leonhard Euler : his life and work / A.P. Yushkevich --
Leonhard Euler : active and honored member of the Petersburg Academy of Sciences / Yu. Kh. Kopelevich --
The part played by the Petersburg Academy of Sciences (the Academy of Sciences of the USSR) in the publication of Euler's collected works / E.P. Ozhigova --
Leonhard Euler and the Berlin Academy of Sciences / K. Grau --
Was Leonhard Euler driven from Berlin by J.H. Lambert? / K.-R. Biermann --
Euler's mathematical notebooks / E. Knobloch --
On Euler's surviving manuscripts and notebooks / G.P. Matvievskaya --
The manuscript materials of Euler on number theory / G.P. Matvievskaya and E.P. Ozhigova --
Euler's contribution to algebra / I.G. Bashmakova --
Diophantine equations in Euler's works / T.A. Lavrinenko --
The foundations of mechanics and hydrodynamics in Euler's works / G.K. Michaĭlov and L.I. Sedov --
Leonhard Euler and the variational principles of mechanics / V.V. Rumyantsev --
Leonhard Euler and the mechanics of elastic systems / N.V. Banichuk and A. Yu. Ishlinskĭi --
Euler's research in mechanics during the first Petersburg period / N.N. Polyakhov --
The significance of Euler's research in ballistics / A.P. Mandryka --
Euler and the development of astronomy in Russia / V.K. Abalakin and E.A. Grebenikov --
Euler and the evolution of celestial mechanics / N.I. Nevskaya and K.V. Kholshevnikov --
New evidence of concerning Euler's development as an astronomer and historian of science / N.I. Nevskaya --
Leonhard Euler in correspondence with Clairaut, d'Alembert, and Lagrange / A.P. Yushkevich and R. Taton --
Letters to a German Princess and Euler's physics / A.T. Grigorʹian and V.S. Kirsanov --
Euler and I.P. Kulibin / N.M. Raskin --
Euler and the history of a certain musical-mathematical idea / E.V. Gertsman --
Euler's music-theoretical manuscripts and the formation of his conception of the theory of music / S.S. Tserlyuk-Askadskaya --
An unknown portrait of Euler by J.F.A. Darbès / G.B. Andreeva and M.P. Vikturina --
Eulogy in memory of Leonhard Euler / Nikolaĭ Fuss --
Leonhard Euler's family and descendants / I.R. Gekker and A.A. Euler --
Index.
Series Title: MAA tercentenary Euler celebration, v. 4.; MAA spectrum.
Other Titles: Razvitie ideĭ Leonarda Ėĭlera i sovremennai︠a︡ nauka.
Responsibility: edited by N.N. Bogolyubov, G.K. Michaĭlov, and A.P. Yushkevich ; translated from Russian by Robert Burns.
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