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The Resource Peter Lax, mathematician : an illustrated memoir, Reuben Hersh ; photographic research by Eda Gordon

Peter Lax, mathematician : an illustrated memoir, Reuben Hersh ; photographic research by Eda Gordon

Label
Peter Lax, mathematician : an illustrated memoir
Title
Peter Lax, mathematician
Title remainder
an illustrated memoir
Statement of responsibility
Reuben Hersh ; photographic research by Eda Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-2020
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hersh, Reuben
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.L422
LC item number
H47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lax, Peter D
  • Mathematicians
  • Lax, Peter D
  • History and biography -- History of mathematics and mathematicians -- Biographies, obituaries, personalia, bibliographies
  • History and biography -- History of mathematics and mathematicians -- Schools of mathematics
  • Partial differential equations -- General topics -- Propagation of singularities
  • Partial differential equations -- Representations of solutions -- Soliton solutions
  • Partial differential equations -- Hyperbolic equations and systems -- Wave equation
  • Partial differential equations -- Hyperbolic equations and systems -- First-order hyperbolic systems
  • Fluid mechanics -- Shock waves and blast waves -- Shock waves and blast waves
  • Numerical analysis -- Partial differential equations, initial value and time-dependent initial-boundary value problems -- Finite difference methods
  • Partial differential equations -- Equations of mathematical physics and other areas of application -- KdV-like equations (Korteweg-de Vries)
  • Mathematicians
  • United States
Label
Peter Lax, mathematician : an illustrated memoir, Reuben Hersh ; photographic research by Eda Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
890912711
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxi, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781470417086
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014036520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)890912711
Label
Peter Lax, mathematician : an illustrated memoir, Reuben Hersh ; photographic research by Eda Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
890912711
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxi, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781470417086
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014036520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)890912711

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