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Document Type: | Book |
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All Authors / Contributors: |
D Levi |

ISBN: | 9780521136587 052113658X |

OCLC Number: | 707626621 |

Notes: | Machine generated contents note: 1. Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalism for discrete equations: symmetries and first integrals V. Dorodnitsyn and R. Kozlov; 2. Painleve; equations: continuous, discrete and ultradiscrete B. Grammaticos and A. Ramani; 3. Definitions and predictions of integrability for difference equations J. Hietarinta; 4. Orthogonal polynomials, their recursions, and functional equations M.E.H. Ismail; 5. Discrete Painleve; equations and orthogonal polynomials A. Its; 6. Generalized Lie symmetries for difference equations D. Levi and R.I. Yamilov; 7. Four lectures on discrete systems S.P. Novikov; 8. Lectures on moving frames P.J. Olver; 9. Lattices of compact semisimple Lie groups J. Patera; 10. Lectures on discrete differential geometry Yu. B Suris; 11. Symmetry preserving discretization of differential equations and Lie point symmetries of differential-difference equations P. Winternitz. |

Description: | xviii, 341 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. |

Contents: | Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalism for discrete equations: symmetries and first integrals / V. Dorodnitsyn and R. Kozlov -- Painlevé equations: continuous, discrete and ultradiscrete / B. Grammaticos and A. Ramani -- Definitions and predictions of integrability for difference equations / J. Hietarinta -- Orthogonal polynomials, their recursions, and functional equations / M.E.H. Ismail -- Discrete Painlevé equations and orthogonal polynomials / A. Its -- Generalized Lie symmetries for difference equations / D. Levi and R.I. Yamilov -- Four lectures on discrete systems / S.P. Novikov -- Lectures on moving frames / P.J. Olver -- Lattices of compact semisimple Lie groups / J. Patera -- Lectures on discrete differential geometry / Yu. B Suris -- Symmetry preserving discretization of differential equations and Lie point symmetries of differential-difference equations / P. Winternitz. |

Series Title: | London Mathematical Society lecture note series, 381. |

Responsibility: | edited by Decio Levi [and others]. |

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