The Neumann Compendium

The Neumann Compendium

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by John Von Neumann

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World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
World Scientific Series in 20th Century
Product dimensions:
6.88(w) x 10.08(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

John von Neumann, 1903-1957
Mathematical Foundations of Quantum Mechanics4
The Logic of Quantum Mechanics103
Quantum Logics (Strict- and Probability-Logics)124
Proof of the Quasi-Ergodic Hypothesis131
Operator Methods in Classical Mechanics, II144
Algebra of Functional Operations and Theory of Normal Operators182
On Rings of Operators244
On Rings of Operators II358
On Rings of Operators III361
On Rings of Operators IV364
On Rings of Operators. Reduction Theory369
Theory of Shock Waves378
Use of Variational Methods in Hydrodynamics403
Theory of Games and Economic Behavior409
On the Principles of Large Scale Computing Machines494
The General and Logical Theory of Automata526
Probabilistic Logics and the Synthesis of Reliable Organisms from Unreliable Components567
The Mathematician618
Method in the Physical Sciences627
Impact of Atomic Energy on the Physical and Chemical Sciences635
The Impact of Recent Developments in Science on the Economy and on Economics638
The Role of Mathematics in the Sciences and in Society640
Statement before the Special Senate Committee on Atomic Energy654
Can We Survive Technology?658
Defense in Atomic War674
App. Bibliography677
App. Curriculum Vitae691
App. A Letter to L. Fejer693
App. An Interview for "Voice of America"695

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