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The legacy of Leonhard Euler : a tricentennial tribute / Lokenath Debnath.

Author/creator Debnath, Lokenath
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoLondon : Imperial College Press ; Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : Distributed by World Scientific Pub. Co.,
Descriptionxxv, 392 p. : ill., ports. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents Mathematics before Leonhard Euler -- Brief biographical sketch and career of Leonhard Euler -- Euler's contributions to number theory and algebra -- Euler's contributions to geometry and spherical trigonometry -- Euler's formula for polyhedra, topology and graph theory -- Euler's contributions to calculus and analysis -- Euler's contributions to the infinite series and the zeta function -- Euler's beta and gamma functions and infinite products -- Euler and differential equations -- The Euler equations of motion in fluid mechanics -- Euler's contributions to mechanics and elasticity -- Euler's work on the probability theory -- Euler's contributions to ballistics -- Euler and his work on astronomy and physics.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 373-381) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2010287018

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