5 edition of **Five decades as a mathematician and educator** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1995**
by World Scientific in Singapore, River Edge, NJ
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Written in English

- Mathematics.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | editors, Kai-Yuen Chan, Ming-Chit Liu. |

Contributions | Wong, Yung-Chow, 1913-, Chan, Kai-Yuen., Liu, Ming-Chit. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA3 .F58 1995 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xvi, 581 p. : |

Number of Pages | 581 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL575083M |

ISBN 10 | 9810223439 |

LC Control Number | 96162279 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 33827300 |

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: My Early Life, / Yung-Chow Wong --On the Eigenvalues and Numerical Range of a Quaternionic Matrix / Yik-Hoi Au-Yeung --Monopoles as Fibre Bundles and Strings as Infinite Rank Tensors / Hong-Mo Chan and Sheung Tsun Tsou --Approximation.

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Description; Chapters; Supplementary; Contents: My Early Life, – (Y-C Wong); On the Eigenvalues and Numerical Range of a Quaternionic Matrix (Y-H Au-Yeung); Monopoles as Fibre Bundles and Strings as Infinite Rank Tensors (H-M Chan & S T Tsou); Approximation by Affine Functions (J-T Chan); A Review on Optimal Design for Mixture Models (L-Y Chan); Griffiths'.

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