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J. Michael Steele - The Cauchy-Schwarz Master Class: An Introduction to the Art of Mathematical Inequalities - 9780521837750 - V9780521837750
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The Cauchy-Schwarz Master Class: An Introduction to the Art of Mathematical Inequalities

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Description for The Cauchy-Schwarz Master Class: An Introduction to the Art of Mathematical Inequalities Hardback. This 2004 book presents a fascinating collection of problems related to the Cauchy-Schwarz inequality and coaches readers through solutions. Num Pages: 318 pages, 35 b/w illus. 161 exercises. BIC Classification: PBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 556.
This lively, problem-oriented text, first published in 2004, is designed to coach readers toward mastery of the most fundamental mathematical inequalities. With the Cauchy-Schwarz inequality as the initial guide, the reader is led through a sequence of fascinating problems whose solutions are presented as they might have been discovered - either by one of history's famous mathematicians or by the reader. The problems emphasize beauty and surprise, but along the way readers will find systematic coverage of the geometry of squares, convexity, the ladder of power means, majorization, Schur convexity, exponential sums, and the inequalities of Hölder, Hilbert, and Hardy. ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
318
Condition
New
Number of Pages
318
Place of Publication
Cambridge, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780521837750
SKU
V9780521837750
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About J. Michael Steele
J. Michael Steele is C. F. Koo Professor of Statistics at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of more than 100 mathematical publications including the books, Probability Theory and Combinatorial Optimization and Stochastic Calculus and Financial Applications. He is also the founding editor of the Annals of Applied Probability.

Reviews for The Cauchy-Schwarz Master Class: An Introduction to the Art of Mathematical Inequalities
'This eminently readable book will be treasured not only by students and their teachers but also by all those who seek to make sense of the elusive macrocosm of twentieth-century mathematics.' Zentralblatt MATH '… pleaseant reading for everyone with a solid real analysis background at undergraduate level, even before reading Pólya-Szegö. In fact, even researchers working on topics close to ... Read more

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