The Resource The mathematical coloring book : mathematics of coloring and the colorful life of its creators, Alexander Soifer ; forewords by Branko Grünbaum, Peter D. Johnson Jr., and Cecil Rousseau
The mathematical coloring book : mathematics of coloring and the colorful life of its creators, Alexander Soifer ; forewords by Branko Grünbaum, Peter D. Johnson Jr., and Cecil Rousseau
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 Summary
 Focuses on problems involving colored objects, and results about the existence of certain exciting and unexpected properties that occur regardless of how these objects are colored. This book also addresses famous and exciting problems of Ramsey Theory, along with the history surrounding the discovery of Ramsey Theory
 Language
 eng
 Extent
 1 online resource (xxx, 607 pages)
 Contents

 pt. 1. Merrygoround  pt. 2. Colored plane  pt. 3. Coloring graphs  pt. 4. Coloring maps  pt. 5. Colored graphs  pt. 6. The Ramsey principle  pt. 7. Colored integers : Ramsey theory before Ramsey and its aftermath  pt. 8. Colored polygons : Euclidean Ramsey theory  pt. 9. Colored integers in service of chromatic number of the plane  pt. 10. Predicting the future  pt. 11. Farewell to the reader
 A story of colored polygons and arithmetic progressions  Chromatic number of the plane : the problem  Chromatic number of the plane : an historical essay  Polychromatic number of the plane and results near the lower bound  De BruijnErdős reduction to finite sets and results near the lower bound  Polychromatic number of the plane and results near the upper bound  Continuum of 6colorings of the plane  Chromatic number of the plane in special circumstances  Measurable chromatic number of the plane  Coloring in space  Rational coloring  Chromatic number of a graph  Dimension of a graph  Embedding 4chromatic graphs in the plane  Embedding world records  Edge chromatic number of a graph  Carsten Thomassen's 7color theorem  How the fourcolor conjecture was born  Victorian comedy of errors and colorful progress  KempeHeawood's fivecolor theorem and Tait's equivalence  The fourcolor theorem  The great debate  How does one color infinite maps? A bagatelle  Chromatic number of the plane meets map coloring : TownsendWoodall's 5color theorem  Paul Erdős  De BruijnErdős's theorem and its history  Edge colored graphs : Ramsey and Folkman numbers  From pigeonhole principle to Ramsey principle  The happy end problem  The man behind the theory : Frank Plumpton Ramsey  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Hilbert's theorem  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Schur's coloring solution of a colored problem and its generalizations  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Van der Waerden tells the story of creation  Whose conjecture did Van der Waerden prove? Two lives between two wars : Issai Schur and Pierre Joseph Henry Baudet  Monochromatic arithmetic progressions : life after Van der Waerden  In search of Van der Waerden : the early years  In search of Van der Waerden : the Nazi Leipzig, 19331945  In search of Van der Waerden : the postwar Amsterdam, 1945  In search of Van der Waerden : the unsettling years, 19461951  Monochromatic polygons in a 2colored plane  3colored plane, 2colored space, and Ramsey sets  Gallai's theorem  Application of BaudetSchurVan der Waerden  Application of BergelsonLeibman's and MordellFaltings' theorems  Solution of an Erdős problem : O'Donnell's theorem  What if we had no choice?  A glimpse into the future : chromatic number of the plane, theorems and conjectures  Imagining the real, realizing the imaginary  Two celebrated problems
 Isbn
 9780387746425
 Label
 The mathematical coloring book : mathematics of coloring and the colorful life of its creators
 Title
 The mathematical coloring book
 Title remainder
 mathematics of coloring and the colorful life of its creators
 Statement of responsibility
 Alexander Soifer ; forewords by Branko Grünbaum, Peter D. Johnson Jr., and Cecil Rousseau
 Subject

 Combinatorics
 Ebene
 Ebene
 Farbe
 Farbe
 Graphfärbung
 Graphfärbung
 History
 History
 History of Mathematics
 MATHEMATICS  Graphic Methods
 Mathematical Logic and Foundations
 Biografie
 Mathematiker
 Mathematiker
 Mathematisches Problem
 Mathematisches Problem
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 RamseyTheorie
 RamseyTheorie
 Mathematics
 Biographie
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 Focuses on problems involving colored objects, and results about the existence of certain exciting and unexpected properties that occur regardless of how these objects are colored. This book also addresses famous and exciting problems of Ramsey Theory, along with the history surrounding the discovery of Ramsey Theory
 Cataloging source
 GW5XE
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Soifer, Alexander
 Dewey number
 511.5
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 QA166
 LC item number
 .S65 2009eb
 Literary form
 non fiction
 Nature of contents

 dictionaries
 bibliography
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Ramsey theory
 MATHEMATICS
 Biographie
 Ebene
 Farbe
 Graphfärbung
 Mathematiker
 Mathematisches Problem
 RamseyTheorie
 Mathematics
 Combinatorics
 History of Mathematics
 Mathematical Logic and Foundations
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 Biografie
 Ebene
 Farbe
 Graphfärbung
 Mathematiker
 Mathematisches Problem
 RamseyTheorie
 Label
 The mathematical coloring book : mathematics of coloring and the colorful life of its creators, Alexander Soifer ; forewords by Branko Grünbaum, Peter D. Johnson Jr., and Cecil Rousseau
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references (pages 569594) and indexes
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents

 pt. 1. Merrygoround  pt. 2. Colored plane  pt. 3. Coloring graphs  pt. 4. Coloring maps  pt. 5. Colored graphs  pt. 6. The Ramsey principle  pt. 7. Colored integers : Ramsey theory before Ramsey and its aftermath  pt. 8. Colored polygons : Euclidean Ramsey theory  pt. 9. Colored integers in service of chromatic number of the plane  pt. 10. Predicting the future  pt. 11. Farewell to the reader
 A story of colored polygons and arithmetic progressions  Chromatic number of the plane : the problem  Chromatic number of the plane : an historical essay  Polychromatic number of the plane and results near the lower bound  De BruijnErdős reduction to finite sets and results near the lower bound  Polychromatic number of the plane and results near the upper bound  Continuum of 6colorings of the plane  Chromatic number of the plane in special circumstances  Measurable chromatic number of the plane  Coloring in space  Rational coloring  Chromatic number of a graph  Dimension of a graph  Embedding 4chromatic graphs in the plane  Embedding world records  Edge chromatic number of a graph  Carsten Thomassen's 7color theorem  How the fourcolor conjecture was born  Victorian comedy of errors and colorful progress  KempeHeawood's fivecolor theorem and Tait's equivalence  The fourcolor theorem  The great debate  How does one color infinite maps? A bagatelle  Chromatic number of the plane meets map coloring : TownsendWoodall's 5color theorem  Paul Erdős  De BruijnErdős's theorem and its history  Edge colored graphs : Ramsey and Folkman numbers  From pigeonhole principle to Ramsey principle  The happy end problem  The man behind the theory : Frank Plumpton Ramsey  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Hilbert's theorem  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Schur's coloring solution of a colored problem and its generalizations  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Van der Waerden tells the story of creation  Whose conjecture did Van der Waerden prove? Two lives between two wars : Issai Schur and Pierre Joseph Henry Baudet  Monochromatic arithmetic progressions : life after Van der Waerden  In search of Van der Waerden : the early years  In search of Van der Waerden : the Nazi Leipzig, 19331945  In search of Van der Waerden : the postwar Amsterdam, 1945  In search of Van der Waerden : the unsettling years, 19461951  Monochromatic polygons in a 2colored plane  3colored plane, 2colored space, and Ramsey sets  Gallai's theorem  Application of BaudetSchurVan der Waerden  Application of BergelsonLeibman's and MordellFaltings' theorems  Solution of an Erdős problem : O'Donnell's theorem  What if we had no choice?  A glimpse into the future : chromatic number of the plane, theorems and conjectures  Imagining the real, realizing the imaginary  Two celebrated problems
 Control code
 310352147
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (xxx, 607 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9780387746425
 Lccn
 2008936132
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other control number
 10.1007/9780387746425
 Other physical details
 illustrations.
 http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
 9780387746401
 Publisher number
 11019596
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (OCoLC)310352147
 Label
 The mathematical coloring book : mathematics of coloring and the colorful life of its creators, Alexander Soifer ; forewords by Branko Grünbaum, Peter D. Johnson Jr., and Cecil Rousseau
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references (pages 569594) and indexes
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents

 pt. 1. Merrygoround  pt. 2. Colored plane  pt. 3. Coloring graphs  pt. 4. Coloring maps  pt. 5. Colored graphs  pt. 6. The Ramsey principle  pt. 7. Colored integers : Ramsey theory before Ramsey and its aftermath  pt. 8. Colored polygons : Euclidean Ramsey theory  pt. 9. Colored integers in service of chromatic number of the plane  pt. 10. Predicting the future  pt. 11. Farewell to the reader
 A story of colored polygons and arithmetic progressions  Chromatic number of the plane : the problem  Chromatic number of the plane : an historical essay  Polychromatic number of the plane and results near the lower bound  De BruijnErdős reduction to finite sets and results near the lower bound  Polychromatic number of the plane and results near the upper bound  Continuum of 6colorings of the plane  Chromatic number of the plane in special circumstances  Measurable chromatic number of the plane  Coloring in space  Rational coloring  Chromatic number of a graph  Dimension of a graph  Embedding 4chromatic graphs in the plane  Embedding world records  Edge chromatic number of a graph  Carsten Thomassen's 7color theorem  How the fourcolor conjecture was born  Victorian comedy of errors and colorful progress  KempeHeawood's fivecolor theorem and Tait's equivalence  The fourcolor theorem  The great debate  How does one color infinite maps? A bagatelle  Chromatic number of the plane meets map coloring : TownsendWoodall's 5color theorem  Paul Erdős  De BruijnErdős's theorem and its history  Edge colored graphs : Ramsey and Folkman numbers  From pigeonhole principle to Ramsey principle  The happy end problem  The man behind the theory : Frank Plumpton Ramsey  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Hilbert's theorem  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Schur's coloring solution of a colored problem and its generalizations  Ramsey theory before Ramsey : Van der Waerden tells the story of creation  Whose conjecture did Van der Waerden prove? Two lives between two wars : Issai Schur and Pierre Joseph Henry Baudet  Monochromatic arithmetic progressions : life after Van der Waerden  In search of Van der Waerden : the early years  In search of Van der Waerden : the Nazi Leipzig, 19331945  In search of Van der Waerden : the postwar Amsterdam, 1945  In search of Van der Waerden : the unsettling years, 19461951  Monochromatic polygons in a 2colored plane  3colored plane, 2colored space, and Ramsey sets  Gallai's theorem  Application of BaudetSchurVan der Waerden  Application of BergelsonLeibman's and MordellFaltings' theorems  Solution of an Erdős problem : O'Donnell's theorem  What if we had no choice?  A glimpse into the future : chromatic number of the plane, theorems and conjectures  Imagining the real, realizing the imaginary  Two celebrated problems
 Control code
 310352147
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (xxx, 607 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9780387746425
 Lccn
 2008936132
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other control number
 10.1007/9780387746425
 Other physical details
 illustrations.
 http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
 9780387746401
 Publisher number
 11019596
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (OCoLC)310352147
Subject
 Combinatorics
 Ebene
 Ebene
 Farbe
 Farbe
 Graphfärbung
 Graphfärbung
 History
 History
 History of Mathematics
 MATHEMATICS  Graphic Methods
 Mathematical Logic and Foundations
 Biografie
 Mathematiker
 Mathematiker
 Mathematisches Problem
 Mathematisches Problem
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 Ramsey theory
 RamseyTheorie
 RamseyTheorie
 Mathematics
 Biographie
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