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Erdős, Paul 1913-1996

Works: 163 works in 546 publications in 8 languages and 13,155 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee, Opponent, Interviewee
Classifications: QA29.E68, 510.92
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Probabilistic methods in combinatorics by Paul Erdős( Book )
26 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Two examples. Notation. Binomial distribution. The property B. Ramsey's theorems. Van der waerden's theorem. Quasi-ramsey theorems. A Quasi van der waerden theorem. Tournaments. Regular tournaments. Chromatic number. Zarankiewiecz's problem and bipartite ramsey theorems. Packing, covering and turan's theorem. Asymmetric graphs. The imbalance problems.The evolution of random graphs. The kitchen sink
Topics in the theory of numbers by Paul Erdős( Book )
23 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and Hungarian and held by 512 libraries worldwide
"This unique book is a guided tour through number theory. While most introductions to number theory provide a systematic and exhaustive treatment of the subject, the authors have chosen instead to illustrate the many varied subjects by associating recent discoveries, interesting methods, and unsolved problems. In particular, we read about combinatorial problems in number theory, a branch of mathematics cofounded and popularized by Paul Erdos. Janos Suranyi's vast teaching experience successfully complements Paul Erdos's ability to initiate new directions of research by suggesting new problems and approaches. This book will surely arouse the interest of the student and the teacher alike."--Jacket
Paul Erdös: the art of counting. Selected writings by Paul Erdős( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Erdős on graphs : his legacy of unsolved problems by Fan R. K Chung( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
The probabilistic method by Noga Alon( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
The probabalistic method, allows us to prove the existence of combinatorial structure with certain properties by constructing an appropriate probability space and showing that a chosen element has the desired properties with positive probability
Combinatorial theory and its applications by Paul Erdős( Book )
40 editions published in 1970 in 3 languages and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Lattice points by Paul Erdős( Book )
13 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Combinatorial set theory by Neil H Williams( Book )
24 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 libraries worldwide
This work presents the most important combinatorial ideas in partition calculus and discusses ordinary partition relations for cardinals without the assumption of the generalized continuum hypothesis. A separate section of the book describes the main partition symbols scattered in the literature. A chapter on the applications of the combinatorial methods in partition calculus includes a section on topology with Arhangel'skii's famous result that a first countable compact Hausdorff space has cardinality, at most continuum. Several sections on set mappings are included as well as an account of recent inequalities for cardinal powers that were obtained in the wake of Silver's breakthrough result saying that the continuum hypothesis can not first fail at a singular cardinal of uncountable cofinality
Theory of graphs; proceedings by Colloquium on Graph Theory( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
A Tribute to Paul Erdős by A Baker( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A feature of this volume is a collection of some 50 outstanding unsolved problems, together with their 'value'!
Infinite and finite sets : to Paul Erdős on his 60th birthday by Colloquium on Infinite and Finite Sets( Book )
20 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Graph theory and combinatorics : proceedings of the Cambridge Combinatorial Conference in honour of Paul Erdős by Cambridge Combinatorial Conference( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
N is a number a portrait of Paul Erdős by George Paul Csicsery( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
A documentary filmed in England, Hungary, Poland, and the United States over a period of four years presenting mathematician Paul Erdős's mathematical quest in its personal and philosophical dimensions, and the tragic historical events that molded his life
Combinatorics, geometry, and probability : a tribute to Paul Erdős ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
The mathematics of Paul Erdös by Ronald L Graham( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
This is the most comprehensive survey of the mathematical life of the legendary Paul Erdős (1913-1996), one of the most versatile and prolific mathematicians of our time. For the first time, all the main areas of Erdős' research are covered in a single project. Because of overwhelming response from the mathematical community, the project now occupies over 1000 pages, arranged into two volumes. These volumes contain both high level research articles as well as key articles that survey some of the cornerstones of Erdős' work, each written by a leading world specialist in the field. A special chapter "Early Days", rare photographs, and art related to Erdős complement this striking collection. A unique contribution is the bibliography on Erdős' publications: the most comprehensive ever published. This new edition, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Paul Erdős' birth, contains updates on many of the articles from the two volumes of the first edition, several new articles from prominent mathematicians, a new introduction, more biographical information about Paul Erdős, and an updated list of publications. The first volume contains the unique chapter "Early Days", which features personal memories of Paul Erdős by a number of his colleagues. The other three chapters cover number theory, random methods, and geometry. All of these chapters are essentially updated, most notably the geometry chapter that covers the recent solution of the problem on the number of distinct distances in finite planar sets, which was the most popular of Erdős' favorite geometry problems
Studies in pure mathematics : to the memory of Paul Turán ( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Old and new problems and results in combinatorial number theory by Paul Erdős( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Graph theory and combinatorics, 1988 : proceedings of the Cambridge Combinatorial Conference in honour of Paul Erdős by Cambridge Combinatorial Conference( Book )
8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Combinatorics has not been an established branch of mathematics for very long: the last quarter of a century has seen an explosive growth in the subject. This growth has been largely due to the doyen of combinatorialists, Paul Erdős, whose penetrating insight and insatiable curiosity has provided a huge stimulus for workers in the field. There is hardly any branch of combinatorics that has not been greatly enriched by his ideas.This volume is dedicated to Paul Erdős on the occasion of his seventy-fifth birthday
Four papers on probability by Kai Lai Chung( Book )
6 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Combinatorics, Paul Erdős is eighty by D Miklós( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Hungarian and held by 110 libraries worldwide
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Èrdëš, P.
Erdoes, Paul 1913-1996
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Erdős, P. (Paul), 1913-
Erdős, P. (Paul), 1913-1996
Erdős, Pál
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Erdös, Paul L. 1913-1996
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