The Mathematical Papers of Sir William Rowan Hamilton, Volume 4: Geometry, Analysis, Astronomy, Probability and Finite Differences, Miscellaneous

The Mathematical Papers of Sir William Rowan Hamilton, Volume 4: Geometry, Analysis, Astronomy, Probability and Finite Differences, Miscellaneous

by William Rowan Hamilton
     
 

ISBN-10: 052159216X

ISBN-13: 9780521592161

Pub. Date: 02/28/2001

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This fourth and final volume of The Collected Papers of Sir William Rowan Hamilton (1805-1865) contains three previously unpublished and important manuscripts, namely, System of Rays and two lengthy letters to de Morgan on definite integrals and Hart on anharmonic coordinates. In addition, the volume contains reprinted papers on geometry, analysis, astronomy,…  See more details below

Overview

This fourth and final volume of The Collected Papers of Sir William Rowan Hamilton (1805-1865) contains three previously unpublished and important manuscripts, namely, System of Rays and two lengthy letters to de Morgan on definite integrals and Hart on anharmonic coordinates. In addition, the volume contains reprinted papers on geometry, analysis, astronomy, probability, and finite differences, as well as a collection of papers on other topics. A cumulative index for all three volumes is provided, as well as a CD-ROM with all four volumes of the Collected Papers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521592161
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Pages:
852
Product dimensions:
8.62(w) x 10.87(h) x 1.81(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. System of Rays, Part III; Part III; Part II. Letter to De Morgan, 15 February 1858, and 15 July 1858; Part III. Letter to Dr. Hart 1860; Part IV. Geometry; Part V. Analysis; Part VI. Astronomy; Part VII. Probability and Finite Differences; Part VIII. Miscellaneous.

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