13 edition of **The mathematics of Paul Erdös** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1997**
by Springer in Berlin, New York
.

Written in English

- Erdős, Paul, 1913-,
- Mathematics

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Ronald L. Graham, Jaroslav Nešetřil, eds. |

Series | Algorithms and combinatorics,, 13-14 |

Contributions | Erdős, Paul, 1913-, Graham, Ronald L., 1935-, Nešetřil, Jaroslav. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA3 .M423 1997 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 2 v. : |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL993438M |

ISBN 10 | 3540610324, 3540610316 |

LC Control Number | 96031947 |

Read "The Mathematics of Paul Erdős I" by available from Rakuten Kobo. This is the most comprehensive survey of the mathematical life of the legendary Paul Erdős (), one of Brand: Springer New York. This is a comprehensive survey of the mathematical life of Paul Erdos, covering all the main areas of his research. The book contains both high-level research articles, as well as "key" articles, which survey some of the cornerstones of Erdos' work, each written by a specialist in the field.

With a simple, lyrical text and richly layered illustrations, this is a beautiful introduction to the world of math and a fascinating look at the unique character traits that made "Uncle Paul" a great man. The Boy Who Loved Math by Deborah Heiligman is a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of and a New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book 4/5(18). Buy The Mathematics of Paul Erdős I 2nd ed. by Graham, Ronald L., Nešetřil, Jaroslav, Butler, Steve (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Format: Hardcover.

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About the Author. Ronald L. Graham is currently Professor of Mathematics and Irwin and Joan Jacobs Professor of Computer and Information Sciences at the University of California, San Diego, and Chief Scientist at the California Institute for The mathematics of Paul Erdös book and Information Technology.3/5(1).

This is the most comprehensive survey of the mathematical life of the legendary Paul Erdős (), 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. Inwhen Paul Erdos was awarded a Doctor Honoris Causa by Charles University in Prague, a small conference was held, bringing together a distin guished group of researchers with interests spanning a variety of fields related to Erdos' own work.

At that gathering, the idea occurred to several. The Mathematics of Paul Erdos II book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Inwhen Paul Erdos was awarded a Doctor Honoris Cau 3/5(4). The mathematics of Paul Erdos Ronald Lewis Graham, Jaroslav Nesetril This is the most comprehensive survey of the mathematical life of the legendary Paul Erdös, one of the most versatile and prolific mathematicians of our time.

For the first time, all the main areas of Erdös' research are covered in a single project. Inwhen Paul Erdos was awarded a Doctor Honoris Causa by Charles University in Prague, a small conference was held, bringing together a distin guished group of researchers with interests spanning a variety of fields related to Erdos' own work.

Paul Hoffman was president of Encyclopedia Britannica and editor-in-chief of Discover, and is the author of The Man Who Loved Only Numbers and The Wings of Madness. He is the winner of the first National Magazine Award for Feature Writing, and his work has appeared in the New Yorker, Time, and Atlantic Monthly.

He lives in Woodstock, by: The book “The Boy Who Loved Math” by Deborah Heiligman is a creative, adventurous story about the not so normal life of Paul Erdos. This biography follows the life of Paul as he grows up with his mother, a math teacher/5.

With a simple, lyrical text and richly layered illustrations, this is a beautiful introduction to the world of math and a fascinating look at the unique character traits that made "Uncle Paul" a great man.

The Boy Who Loved Math by Deborah Heiligman is a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of and a New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of /5(). A good book over the life of Paul Erdos in his histhorical and mathematical context,a life wholly devoted to his only love:the mathematics,with the exception of his mother,the beautifull mathematics and proofs,those he said were written in "The Book" a book owned /5.

The Man Who Loved Only Numbers is a biography of the famous mathematician Paul Erdős written by Paul Hoffman. The book was first published on Jby Hyperion Books as a hardcover edition.

A paperback edition appeared in The book is, in the words of the author, "a work in oral history based on the recollections of Erdős, his collaborators and their spouses".

The book was a Author: Paul Hoffman. About the Author. Ronald L. Graham is currently Professor of Mathematics and Irwin and Joan Jacobs Professor of Computer and Information Sciences at the University of California, San Diego, and Chief Scientist at the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information : Ronald L.

Graham. The Mathematics of Paul Erdo ˝s L´aszló Babai, Carl Pomerance, and Péter Vértesi P aul Erdo˝s died Septemand a memorial article appears elsewhere in this issue. This feature article gives a cross section of his monumental oeuvre. Most of Erdo˝s’s work falls roughly into the fol-lowing categories: •.

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Hungarian mathematician (–) The native form of this personal nameis Erdős Pál. This article uses Western name orderwhen mentioning individuals. Paul Erdős. Paul Erdős in Born. ()26 March Budapest, Austria-Hungary. : 26 MarchBudapest, Austria-Hungary. Proofs from THE BOOK is a book of mathematical proofs by Martin Aigner and Günter M.

Ziegler. The book is dedicated to the mathematician Paul Erdős, who often referred to "The Book" in which God keeps the most elegant proof of each mathematical theorem.

During a lecture inErdős said, "You don't have to believe in God, but you should believe in The Book.". The Hardcover of the The Mathematics of Paul Erdos I by R. Graham, J. Nesetril | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. As a boy in Budapest, Paul Erdos (–) had problems to solve, but they didn’t involve math.

Rules were a problem, and school was another: “Paul told Mama he didn’t want to go to school anymore. Not for 1 more day, for 0 days.

He wished he 4/4(1). We wish to thank the nearly 70 contributors for their outstanding efforts (and their patience). In particular, we are grateful to Bela Bollobas for his extensive documentation of Paul Erdos' early years and mathematical high points (in the first part of this volume); our other authors are acknowledged in their respective chapters.

Paul Erdős, (born MaBudapest, Hungary—died SeptemWarsaw, Poland), Hungarian “freelance” mathematician (known for his work in number theory and combinatorics) and legendary eccentric who was arguably the most prolific mathematician of the 20th century, in terms of both the number of problems he solved and the number of problems he convinced others to tackle.The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos by Deborah Heiligman and LeUyen Pham 18 Total Resources 6 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books.This is the most comprehensive survey of the mathematical life of the legendary Paul Erdős (), one of the most versatile and prolific mathematicians of our time.

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