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Uniform zeros for beaded strings

  • K. Kreith
Lectures Presented In Sections Section A Ordinary Differential Equations
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mathematics book series (LNM, volume 1192)


Contact Point Coordinate Plane Conjugate Point Exit Point Jacobi Form 
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  • K. Kreith
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaDavisUSA

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