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Five decades as a mathematician and educator

on the 80th birthday of Professor Yung-Chow Wong

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

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, Kai-Yuen Chan, Ming-Chit Liu.
    ContributionsWong, Yung-Chow, 1913-, Chan, Kai-Yuen., Liu, Ming-Chit.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA3 .F58 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 581 p. :
    Number of Pages581
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL575083M
    ISBN 109810223439
    LC Control Number96162279
    OCLC/WorldCa33827300

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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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