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Log-gases and random matrices

Author: Peter Forrester
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2010.
Series: London Mathematical Society monographs, new ser. no. 34.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Random matrix theory, both as an application and as a theory, has evolved rapidly over the past 15 years. This book gives a comprehensive account of these developments, emphasizing log-gases as a physical picture and heuristic, as well as covering topics such as beta ensembles and jack polynomials.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Forrester
ISBN: 9780691128290 0691128294
OCLC Number: 466341422
Description: xiv, 791 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents: *FrontMatter, pg. i*Preface, pg. v*Contents, pg. xi*Chapter One. Gaussian Matrix Ensembles, pg. 1*Chapter Two. Circular Ensembles, pg. 53*Chapter Three. Laguerre And Jacobi Ensembles, pg. 85*Chapter Four. The Selberg Integral, pg. 133*Chapter Five. Correlation functions at ss = 2, pg. 186*Chapter Six. Correlation Functions At ss= 1 And 4, pg. 236*Chapter Seven. Scaled limits at ss = 1, 2 and 4, pg. 283*Chapter Eight. Eigenvalue probabilities - Painleve systems approach, pg. 328*Chapter Nine. Eigenvalue probabilities- Fredholm determinant approach, pg. 380*Chapter Ten. Lattice paths and growth models, pg. 440*Chapter Eleven. The Calogero-Sutherland model, pg. 505*Chapter Twelve. Jack polynomials, pg. 543*Chapter Thirteen. Correlations for general ss, pg. 592*Chapter Fourteen. Fluctuation formulas and universal behavior of correlations, pg. 658*Chapter Fifteen. The two-dimensional one-component plasma, pg. 701*Bibliography, pg. 765*Index, pg. 785
Series Title: London Mathematical Society monographs, new ser. no. 34.
Responsibility: P.J. Forrester.

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