Background Material

  • Jon Pierre Fortney


We will begin by introducing, or reviewing, three basic topics that are necessary for the remainder of this book; vector spaces, determinants, and derivatives of multivariable functions. In all three cases the topics are presented in a manor that is consistent with the needs of the rest of this book.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jon Pierre Fortney
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsZayed UniversityDubaiUnited Arab Emirates

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