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The Resource Henri Poincaré : impatient genius, Ferdinand Verhulst

Henri Poincaré : impatient genius, Ferdinand Verhulst

Label
Henri Poincaré : impatient genius
Title
Henri Poincaré
Title remainder
impatient genius
Statement of responsibility
Ferdinand Verhulst
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book describes the life and work of Henri Poincaré, detailing most of his unique achievements in mathematics and physics"--Back cover
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
HLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Verhulst, F.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Poincaré, Henri
  • Mathematicians
  • Physicists
Label
Henri Poincaré : impatient genius, Ferdinand Verhulst
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-254) and index
Contents
Part 1. The life of Henri Poincaré -- The early years -- Academic education: 1873-1879 -- Impressive results in Vesoul and Caen -- Career in Paris -- The prize competition of Oscar II -- Philosophy and essays -- At the end, what kind of a man? -- Part 2. Scientific details and documents -- Automorphic functions -- Differential equations and dynamical systems -- Analysis situs -- Mathematical physics -- Poincaré's address to the Society for Moral Education -- Historical sata and biographical details
Control code
ocn814384421
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 260 p.
Isbn
9781461424062
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012937853
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)814384421
Label
Henri Poincaré : impatient genius, Ferdinand Verhulst
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-254) and index
Contents
Part 1. The life of Henri Poincaré -- The early years -- Academic education: 1873-1879 -- Impressive results in Vesoul and Caen -- Career in Paris -- The prize competition of Oscar II -- Philosophy and essays -- At the end, what kind of a man? -- Part 2. Scientific details and documents -- Automorphic functions -- Differential equations and dynamical systems -- Analysis situs -- Mathematical physics -- Poincaré's address to the Society for Moral Education -- Historical sata and biographical details
Control code
ocn814384421
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 260 p.
Isbn
9781461424062
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012937853
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)814384421

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