Means and Their Inequalities

  • P. S. Bullen
  • D. S. Mitrinović
  • P. M. Vasić

Part of the Mathematics and Its Applications (East European Series) book series (MAIA, volume 31)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. P. S. Bullen, D. S. Mitrinović, P. M. Vasić
    Pages 1-33
  3. P. S. Bullen, D. S. Mitrinović, P. M. Vasić
    Pages 34-131
  4. P. S. Bullen, D. S. Mitrinović, P. M. Vasić
    Pages 132-214
  5. P. S. Bullen, D. S. Mitrinović, P. M. Vasić
    Pages 215-282
  6. P. S. Bullen, D. S. Mitrinović, P. M. Vasić
    Pages 283-342
  7. P. S. Bullen, D. S. Mitrinović, P. M. Vasić
    Pages 343-385
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 387-459

About this book

Introduction

Approach your problems from the right end It isn't !hat they can't see the solution. It is and begin with the answers. Then one day, that they can't see the problem. perhaps you will find the final question. G. K. Chesterton. The Scandal 0/ Fa/her 'The Hermit Oad in Crane Feathers' in R. Brown 'The point of a Pin'. van GuJik's The Chinese Maze Murders. Growing specialization and diversification have brought a host of monographs and textbooks on increasingly specialized topics. However, the "tree" of knowledge of mathematics and related fie1ds does not grow only by putting forth new branches. It also happens, quite often in fact, that branches which were thought to be completely disparate are suddenly seen to be related. Further, the kind and level of sophistication of mathematics applied in various sciences has changed drastically in recent years: measure theory is used (non-trivially) in regional and theoretical economics; algebraic geometry interacts with physics; the Minkowsky lemma, coding theory and the structure of water meet one another in packing and covering theory; quantum fields, crystal defects and mathematical programming profit from homotopy theory; Lie algebras are relevant to filtering; and prediction and electrical engineering can use Stein spaces. And in addition to this there are such new emerging subdisciplines as "experimental mathematics", "CFD", "complete1y integrable systems", "chaos, synergetics and large-scale order", which are almost impossible to fit into the existing c1assification schemes. They draw upon wide1y different sections of mathematics.

Keywords

filtering integrable system measure measure theory

Authors and affiliations

  • P. S. Bullen
    • 1
  • D. S. Mitrinović
    • 2
  • P. M. Vasić
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  2. 2.University of BelgradeYugoslavia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-2226-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-2228-5
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-2226-1
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