The Resource The Cauchy-Schwarz master class : an introduction to the art of mathematical inequalities, J. Michael Steele, University of Pennsylvania

The Cauchy-Schwarz master class : an introduction to the art of mathematical inequalities, J. Michael Steele, University of Pennsylvania

Label
The Cauchy-Schwarz master class : an introduction to the art of mathematical inequalities
Title
The Cauchy-Schwarz master class
Title remainder
an introduction to the art of mathematical inequalities
Statement of responsibility
J. Michael Steele, University of Pennsylvania
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using the Cauchy-Schwarz inequality as the initial guide, this text explains the concepts of mathematical inequalities by presenting a sequence of problems as they might have been discovered, the solutions to which can either be found with one of history's great mathematicians or by the reader themselves
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
Dewey number
512.9/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA295
LC item number
.S78 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
MAA problem books series
Label
The Cauchy-Schwarz master class : an introduction to the art of mathematical inequalities, J. Michael Steele, University of Pennsylvania
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-301) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Starting with Cauchy -- 2. The AM-GM inequality -- 3. Lagrange's identity and Minkowski's conjecture -- 4. On geometry and sums of squares -- 5. Consequences of order -- 6. Convexity -- the third pillar -- 7. Integral intermezzo -- 8. The ladder of power means -- 9. Holder's inequality -- 10. Hilbert's inequality -- 11. Hardy's inequality -- 12. Symmetric sums -- 13. Majorization and Schur convexity -- 14. Cancellation and aggregation -- Solutions to the exercises -- Chapter notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn144618405
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511211348
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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f4f2b00f-e910-4c7d-ab6b-189d62a246c5
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36091960
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)144618405
  • pebcs051120776X

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