## American Mathematical Society Book Series

### Including MAA Press and Series Distributed by the AMS

### Non-Series Books

AMS Non-Series Books

The AMS publishes and distributes many titles that do not fit into a specific series. These books may be geared toward a certain readership or may have a broad appeal to anyone interested in mathematics. Some of the books are dedicated to the teaching of mathematics and career development, while others are geared towards a specific discipline or education level.

### General Interest Books

Anneli Lax New Mathematical Library (MAA Press)

**Series Code: nml**

Featuring fresh approaches and broad coverage of topics especially suitable for high school and the first two years of college, the volumes in this series are an excellent source of enrichment material for teachers and students. Good mathematical reading with lively exposition.

Problem Books (MAA Press)

**Series Code: prb**

This series will include a variety of books related to problems and problem-solving, including collections of problems from prominent mathematical competitions, collections of problems specific to particular branches of mathematics, and books on the art and practice of problem-solving.

Spectrum (MAA Press)

**Series Code: spec**

Containing works of biography, history, popular exposition, and the relationship between math and the arts and sciences, the Spectrum volumes tend to be broadly appealing to the general mathematically interested reader. Most volumes will be accessible to anyone interested in mathematics.

What's Happening in the Mathematical Sciences

**Series Code: happening**

This series, surveying important recent developments, is designed to appeal to a broad audience and illustrate the beauty and power of mathematics. The articles in this series address cutting-edge areas of pure and applied mathematical research, but are written to be accessible to anyone with a high school mathematical background. (ISSN 1065-9358)

### Books for Undergraduates

AMS Pure and Applied Undergraduate Texts

**Series Code: amstext**

The volumes in this series are intended for undergraduate post-calculus courses and, in some cases, will provide applications in engineering and applied mathematics. The books are characterized by excellent exposition and maintain the highest standards of scholarship. This series was founded by the highly respected mathematician and educator, Paul J. Sally, Jr. (ISSN 1943-9334)

AMS/MAA Textbooks (MAA Press)

**Series Code: text**

AMS/MAA Textbooks cover all levels of the undergraduate curriculum with a focus on textbooks for upper-division students. They are written by college and university faculty and are carefully reviewed by an editorial board of teaching faculty in order to ensure superior exposition.

Dolciani Mathematical Expositions (MAA Press)

**Series Code: dol**

Aimed at a broad mathematical audience, books in this series present mathematical elegance and ingenuity across the entire spectrum of mathematics, especially in areas covered in the undergraduate mathematics major. Assumed levels of background range up to that of an undergraduate mathematics major.

Gilbert Strang Series (Publications of Wellesley-Cambridge Press, distributed by the AMS)

**Series Code: strang**

Gilbert Strang is an American mathematician with contributions to finite element theory, the calculus of variations, wavelet analysis, and linear algebra. He has made many contributions to mathematics education, including publishing mathematics textbooks. Published by Wellesley-Cambridge Press and distributed within the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

Student Mathematical Library

**Series Code: stml**

The AMS undergraduate series, the Student Mathematical Library, is for books that will spark students' interests in modern mathematics and increase their appreciation for research. Books published in the series emphasize original topics and approaches. (ISSN 1520-9121)

### Books for Graduate Students

Graduate Studies in Mathematics

**Series Code: gsm**

The volumes in this series are specifically designed as graduate studies texts, but are also suitable for recommended and/or supplemental course reading. The breadth and depth of the series coverage make it an ideal acquisition for all academic libraries that support mathematics programs. (ISSN 1065-7338)

The Carus Mathematical Monographs (MAA Press)

**Series Code: car**

These monographs are intended for the wide circle of thoughtful people familiar with basic graduate or advanced undergraduate mathematics, encountered in the study of mathematics itself, or in the context of related disciplines, who wish to extend their knowledge without prolonged and critical study of the mathematical journals and treatises.

Courant Lecture Notes

**Series Code: cln**

This important series, co-published by the AMS and the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University, offers cutting-edge research in mathematics and theoretical computer science. (ISSN 1529-9031)

University Lecture Series

**Series Code: ulect**

Each book in this series focuses on an important and rapidly developing topic, and is designed to give readers the most current information on the subject area. Some books in the series originated from important lecture series given by outstanding mathematicians worldwide. (ISSN 1047-3998)

### Monographs and Collections

AMS Chelsea Publishing

**Series Code: chel**

The mission of the AMS-Chelsea book series is to make some of the most important classics that were once out of print available to new generations of mathematicians and graduate students.

The Carus Mathematical Monographs (MAA Press)

**Series Code: car**

These monographs are intended for the wide circle of thoughtful people familiar with basic graduate or advanced undergraduate mathematics, encountered in the study of mathematics itself, or in the context of related disciplines, who wish to extend their knowledge without prolonged and critical study of the mathematical journals and treatises.

CBMS Regional Conference Series in Mathematics

**Series Code: cbms**

Each monograph offers a written account of lectures given by the author as principal speaker at a regional conference sponsored by the Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences and supported by the National Science Foundation. The material in these lectures is accessible to nonspecialists. (ISSN 0160-7642)

Collected Works

**Series Code: cworks**

This series presents the substantial body of work of many outstanding mathematicians. Some collections include the complete works of an individual, while others feature selected papers. Readers can follow the major ideas and themes that developed over the course of a given mathematicians career.

Colloquium Publications

**Series Code: coll**

Each volume in the Colloquium Publications series contains enduring and important results from outstanding mathematicians worldwide, offering the finest in scholarly mathematical publishing. These incomparable works, from the turn of the century to the present, provide definitive treatment of some of mathematics most significant results. (ISSN 0065-9258)

CRM Monograph Series

**Series Code: crmm**

This series includes monographs developed from lectures given at the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques located at the Université de Montréal. This series is co-published by the AMS and the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques. (ISSN 1065-8599)

Dolciani Mathematical Expositions (MAA Press)

**Series Code: dol**

Aimed at a broad mathematical audience, books in this series present mathematical elegance and ingenuity across the entire spectrum of mathematics, especially in areas covered in the undergraduate mathematics major. Assumed levels of background range up to that of an undergraduate mathematics major.

History of Mathematics

**Series Code: hmath**

The titles in this series offer compelling historical perspectives on the individuals and communities that have profoundly influenced mathematics development. Each book constitutes a valuable addition to an historical or mathematical book collection. (ISSN 0899-2428)

IAS/Park City Mathematics Series

**Series Code: pcms**

This series comprises lecture notes, graduate texts, and educational material arising out of the activities of the Institute for Advanced Study/Park City Mathematics Institute in Park City, Utah. The Institute convenes mathematicians from all sectors in month-long summer programs. Each Institute features approximately five lecture series given by prominent mathematicians. This series is co-published with the Institute for Advanced Study/Park City Mathematics Institute. (ISSN 1079-5634)

Mathematical Surveys and Monographs

**Series Code: surv**

This series of high-level monographs is designed to meet the need for detailed expositions in current research fields. Each volume in the Mathematical Surveys and Monographs series gives a survey of the subject along with a brief introduction to recent developments and unsolved problems. (ISSN 0076-5376)

Memoirs of the AMS

**Series Code: memo**

This series is devoted to the publication of research in all areas of pure and applied mathematics. Manuscripts accepted for publication are similar to those published in Transactions of the American Mathematical Society and meet the same editorial requirements. (Nos. 1-122: LC 52-42839) (ISSN 0065-9266)

Translations of Mathematical Monographs

**Series Code: mmono**

This series contains works of advanced mathematical research and exposition translated primarily from Japanese and Russian. (ISSN 0065-9282) Now included as a subseries to this series are original works translated from publisher Iwanami Shoten (Tokyo).

### Mathematical Education

Classroom Resource Materials (MAA Press)

**Series Code: clrm**

This series provides supplementary material for students and their teachers—laboratory, exercises, projects, historical information, textbooks with unusual approaches for presenting mathematical ideas, career information, and much more.

IAS/PCMI-The Teacher Program Series

**Series Code: sstp**

Books in the IAS/PCMI—The Teacher Program Series are designed to deepen the mathematical understanding of mathematics teachers through a problem-based approach to learning. (ISSN 2374-5002)

Mathematical World

**Series Code: mawrld**

This accessible series brings the beauty and wonder of mathematics to the advanced high school student, the mathematics teacher, the scientist or engineer, and the lay reader with a strong interest in mathematics. (ISSN 1055-9426)

MSRI Mathematical Circles Library

**Series Code: mcl**

In the interest of fostering a greater awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its connections to other disciplines and everyday life, SLMath (formerly MSRI) and the AMS are publishing books in the Mathematical Circles Library series as a service to young people, their parents and teachers, and the mathematics profession. The books in the series are suitable for leaders and participants in mathematical circles. (ISSN 1944-8074)

### Proceedings

Contemporary Mathematics

**Series Code: conm**

These high-quality, refereed proceedings draw from worldwide conferences and symposia sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and other organizations. (ISSN 0271-4132)

Proceedings of Symposia in Applied Mathematics

**Series Code: psapm**

These symposia in applied mathematics have been held under the auspices of the American Mathematical Society and other organizations since 1967. (ISSN 0160-7634)

Proceedings of Symposia in Pure Mathematics

**Series Code: pspum**

These papers were presented at symposia, summer research institutes, and summer research conferences sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and other organizations. (ISSN 0082-0717)

### Distributed Series

Cours Spécialisés

**Series Code: cosp**

Published by the Société Mathématique de France (SMF), this series publishes, in French or in English, texts aimed at doctoral students and researchers wishing to broaden their mathematical horizons. (ISSN 1284-6090)

Documents Mathématiques

**Series Code: smfdm**

Documents Mathématiques is published by the Société Mathématique de France (SMF). Books in this series include mathematical texts of historical interest: new editions of seminar talks or books out of print, original correspondence, lectures, and complete works of well-known researchers. (ISSN 1629-4939)

EMS Heritage of European Mathematics

**Series Code: emshem**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this series features the selected or collected works of distinguished mathematicians. Biographies of and correspondence between outstanding mathematicians, as well as other texts of historic mathematical interest are also included.

EMS Industrial and Applied Mathematics

**Series Code: emsiam**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), the EMS Series in Industrial and Applied Mathematics publishes high quality advanced texts and monographs in all areas of Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Books include those of a general nature as well as those dealing with the mathematics of specific application areas and real-world situations. While it is intended to disseminate scholarship of the highest standard, authors are encouraged to make their work as accessible as possible.

EMS IRMA Lectures in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

**Series Code: emsilmtp**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this series is devoted to the publication of research monographs, conferences, or workshops originating from the Institut de Recherche Mathématique Avancée (Strasbourg, France). The goal is to promote recent advances in mathematics and theoretical physics and to make them accessible to a wide circle of professional and aspiring mathematicians and physicists. Volumes 1 - 5 of this series are available from Walter de Gruyter Publishers (Berlin and New York).

EMS Lectures in Mathematics and Physics

**Series Code: emsesilec**

The International Erwin Schrödinger Institute is a meeting place that nurtures the development and exchange of ideas among leading experts in mathematics and mathematical physics. In particular, the ESI encourages intellectual exchange between scientists from Eastern Europe and the rest of the world. The purpose of the series, ESI Lectures in Mathematics and Physics, published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), is to produce selected texts arising from its research program better known to a wider community and easily available to a worldwide audience. It publishes lecture notes on courses given by internationally renowned experts on highly active research topics. In order to make the series attractive to graduate students as well as researchers, special emphasis is given to concise and lively presentations with a level and focus appropriate to a student’s background and at prices commensurate with a student’s means. EMS titles are distributed in the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

EMS Memoirs of the European Mathematical Society

**Series Code: emsmem**

The EMS Memoirs of the European Mathematical Society publish outstanding research contributions in individual volumes, in all areas of mathematics, and with a particular focus on works that are longer and more comprehensive than usual research articles.

EMS Monographs in Mathematics

**Series Code: emsmono**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this book series is aimed at mathematicians and scientists. It publishes research monographs and graduate level textbooks from all fields of mathematics. The individual volumes are intended to give a reasonably comprehensive and self-contained account of their particular subjects. Volumes present new or previously unpublished mathematical results. EMS titles are distributed in the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

EMS Münster Lectures in Mathematics

**Series Code: emsmlm**

The EMS Münster Lectures in Mathematics reports on recent developments in mathematics. Material considered for publication includes monographs and lecture notes or seminars on a new field or a new angle at a classical field.

EMS Series of Congress Reports

**Series Code: emsscr**

"EMS Series Congress Reports" publishes volumes originating from conferences or seminars focusing on any field of pure or applied mathematics. The individual volumes include an introduction into their subject and review of the contributions in this context. Articles are required to undergo a refereeing process and are accepted only if they contain a survey or significant results not published elsewhere in the literature.

EMS Series of Lectures in Mathematics

**Series Code: emsserlec**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this book series is aimed at students, professional mathematicians and scientists. It publishes polished notes arising from seminars or lecture series in all fields of pure and applied mathematics. The individual volumes are intended to give a rapid and accessible introduction into their particular subject, guiding the audience to topics of current research and the more advanced and specialized literature. EMS titles are distributed in the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

EMS Textbooks in Mathematics

**Series Code: emstext**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this book series is aimed at students or professional mathematicians seeking an introduction into a particular field. The individual volumes are intended to provide not only relevant techniques, results and their applications, but afford insight into the motivations and ideas behind the theory. Suitably designed exercises help to master the subject and prepare the reader for the study of more advanced and specialized literature. EMS titles are distributed in the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

EMS The QGM Master Class Series

**Series Code: emsqgm**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this series contains lecture notes, textbooks, and monographs arising from the master classes held at The Centre for Quantum Geometry of Moduli Spaces (QGM) in Aarhus, Denmark. The focus is on collaborative cutting-edge research and training in the quantum geometry of moduli spaces. The guiding theme can be characterized as the study of geometrical aspects and mathematical foundations of quantum field theory and string theory.

EMS Tracts in Mathematics

**Series Code: emstm**

Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), this series includes advanced texts and monographs covering all fields in pure and applied mathematics. Tracts will give a reliable introduction and reference to special fields of current research. The books in the series will, in most cases, be authored monographs, although edited volumes may be published if appropriate. They are addressed to graduate students seeking access to research topics as well as to the experts in the field working at the frontier of research. EMS titles are distributed in the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

EMS Zurich Lectures in Advanced Mathematics

**Series Code: emszlec**

Mathematics in Zurich has a long and distinguished tradition, in which the writing of lecture notes volumes and research monographs play a prominent part. Published by the European Mathematical Society (EMS), the “Zurich Lectures in Advanced Mathematics” series aims to make some of these publications better known to a wider audience. The series has three main constituents: lecture notes on advanced topics given by internationally renowned experts, graduate text books designed for the joint graduate program in Mathematics of the ETH and the University of Zurich, as well as contributions from researchers in residence at the mathematics research institute, FIM-ETH. Moderately priced, concise and lively in style, the volumes of this series will appeal to researchers and students alike who seek an informed introduction to important areas of current research. EMS titles are distributed in the Americas by the American Mathematical Society.

International Press of Boston

**Series Code: inpr**

These titles are published by International Press of Boston (Cambridge, MA). Volumes contain studies in advanced mathematics and include monographs, lecture notes, and conference proceedings on current topics of interest. International Press titles are distributed worldwide by the American Mathematical Society.

Israel Mathematical Conference Proceedings

**Series Code: imcp**

This series is devoted to the proceedings of conferences, symposia, and seminars. Collections of papers focusing on a certain subject are also published. The Israel Mathematical Conference Proceedings are published by the Bar-Ilan University and distributed worldwide by the American Mathematical Society. (ISSN 0792-4119)

Memoires de la Société Mathématique de France

**Series Code: smfmem**

Memoires de la Société Mathématique de France is approximately 450 pages in length per year and is divided into 5 numbers. Each number is a monograph or a series of articles on a single subject. (ISSN 0249-633X)

Natural Math Series

**Series Code: nmath**

Natural Math is a community for families, math circles, and other learning groups interested in creating rich, multi-sensory experiences for children early on.

Panoramas et Synthèses

**Series Code: pasy**

Panoramas et Synthèses is a series of books edited by Société Mathématique de France published in English or in French. The main goal of this series is to provide a synthetic viewpoint on a given mathematical topic. Contributions sometimes come from meetings organized in the same spirit, but the origin can be a more personal initiative. (ISSN 1272-3835)

Séminares et Congrès

**Series Code: seco**

This series is devoted to the publication of Seminar Notes and Conference Proceedings which contain mainly original contributions written in their final form.

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

**Series Code: tifr**

This series features works in advanced mathematics published by the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (Mumbai, India). The books include monographs, lecture notes, and/or conference proceedings on topics of current interest. Volumes are distributed by the AMS worldwide except in India and neighboring countries.

Theta Foundation International Book Series of Mathematical Texts

**Series Code: theta**

The AMS has joined with the Theta Foundation of Bucharest, Romania, to distribute titles in the International Book Series of Mathematical Texts. Volumes will be published by the Theta Foundation and distributed worldwide, except in Romania, by the AMS. The Theta Foundation also publishes the Journal of Operator Theory.

XYZ Press Series

**Series Code: xyz**

XYZ Press publications utilize competition math as the vehicle for introducing students from middle school through college to the elegance of problem-solving through a wide variety of mathematical topics and difficulty levels. Emphasis is placed on developing mathematical insight through interesting problems, many of which employ clever strategies to engage and delight the reader.

### Infrequent and Inactive Series

Advances in Soviet Mathematics

**Series Code: advsov**

Each volume in Advances in Soviet Mathematics is compiled by a leading specialist in a particular area of mathematics and consists of high-quality articles written by world-class mathematicians from Russia. Titles published after Volume 21 appear as a subseries (now entitled Advances in the Mathematical Sciences) in the book series, American Mathematical Society Translations Series 2. (ISSN 1051-8037)

American Mathematical Society Translations: Series 2

**Series Code: trans2**

Volumes in this series consist of articles originally published in books and journals in Russia or Japan. Recent volumes include articles offering timely research by world-class mathematicians. This series includes Advances in Soviet Mathematics titles published since 1995. (ISSN 0065-9290)

AMS/MAA Studies in Mathematics (MAA Press)

**Series Code: mstm**

The MAA Studies in Mathematics series produced volumes of collected essays on a single mathematical or pedagogical theme. Example topics include Harmonic Analysis, Combinatorics, Differential Geometry, and Mathematical Economics.

AMS/IP Studies in Advanced Mathematics

**Series Code: amsip**

This series, jointly published by the AMS and International Press, includes monographs, lecture notes, collections, and conference proceedings on current topics of importance in advanced mathematics. Harvard University Professor of Mathematics Shing-Tung Yau is Editor-in-Chief for the series. No further volumes will be published in this series beyond Volume 51. Back volumes remain available. (ISSN 1089-3288)

Berkeley Mathematics Lecture Notes

**Series Code: bmln**

This series makes available at low cost several collections of notes from graduate and undergraduate mathematics courses taught at the University of California at Berkeley. Some volumes are “works in progress” that are intended for a more complete treatment in later publications. The lecture notes are provided by faculty and researchers affiliated with the university’s Mathematics Department and the Center for Pure and Applied Mathematics. (ISSN 1092-9371)

CBMS Issues in Mathematics Education

**Series Code: cbmath**

This series of the Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences (CBMS), published in cooperation with the Mathematical Association of America, promotes information exchange intended to revitalize the teaching of mathematics and statistics at all levels. Innovative teaching efforts are profiled in these volumes. (ISSN 1047-398X)

Centre de Recherches Mathématiques (CRM) Proceedings & Lecture Notes

**Series Code: crmp**

This series encompasses conference proceedings and lecture notes from important research conferences held at the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques at the Université de Montréal. This series is co-published by the AMS and the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques. (ISSN 2472-4890: online; ISSN 1065-8580: print)

Clay Mathematics Monographs

**Series Code: cmim**

Each volume in this series offers a state-of-the-art exposition of an active area of current research, provided by a group of leading mathematicians. This series is co-published by the AMS and the Clay Mathematics Institute. (ISSN 1539-6061)

Clay Mathematics Proceedings

**Series Code: cmip**

Each volume in the CMIP series is developed from lectures given at the annual CMI summer schools or other conference/workshops organized by the Clay Mathematics Institute. Their aim is to give clear, accessible introductions to areas of current research. This series is co-published by the Clay Mathematics Institute and the AMS. (ISSN 1534-6455)

Conference Proceedings, Canadian Mathematical Society

**Series Code: cmsams**

This series was published for the Canadian Mathematical Society by the AMS. It consisted of the proceedings of internationally attended conferences on pure and applied mathematics, sponsored by the CMS. CMS members may order at the AMS member prices. (ISSN 0731-1036)

DIMACS: Series in Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science

**Series Code: dimacs**

This series includes conference and workshop proceedings and volumes on education in discrete mathematics and theoretical computer science. Volumes are derived from programs at Rutgers Universitys Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science and also sponsored by Princeton University, AT&T Labs Research, Bell Labs (Lucent Technologies), Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), NEC Research Institute, and Telcordia Technologies.

Fields Institute Communications

**Series Code: fic**

This series features proceedings and lecture notes from the activities at the Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The publications evolve from each year's main programs and conferences. (ISSN 1069-5265)

Fields Institute Monographs

**Series Code: fim**

This series features high-quality research monographs, often generated from the activities at the Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The series was co-published with the Fields Institute and will no longer be published beyond volume 28. Back volumes remain available. (ISSN 1069-5273)

Lectures in Applied Mathematics

**Series Code: lam**

The volumes contain lectures given at summer seminars in applied mathematics sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics on various topics in applied mathematics. No further volumes will be published in this series. However, back volumes are available. (ISSN 0075-8485)

Lectures on Mathematics in the Life Sciences

**Series Code: llsci**

Books published in this series contain papers presented at symposia in mathematical biology held under the auspices of the American Mathematical Society and other organizations. (ISSN 0075-8523)

Proceedings of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics

**Series Code: steklo**

Beginning with Russian volume 74 this series is a cover-to-cover English translation of the proceedings of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics in the Russian Academy of Sciences. (ISSN 0081-5438)

SIAM-AMS Proceedings

**Series Code: siams**

These volumes contain papers presented at symposia in applied mathematics that were co-sponsored by the AMS and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). The topics of the symposia were selected by a joint committee of the AMS and SIAM. (ISSN 0080-5084)

SMF/AMS Texts and Monographs

**Series Code: smfams**

This series, co-published with the Société Mathématique de France (SMF), includes English translations of select books originally published in French by the SMF in series such as the outstanding Cours Spécialiss. Other SMF series represented in this collection include Astérisque, Panoramas et Synthèses, and Mémoires. (ISSN 1525-2302)

Transactions of the Moscow Mathematical Society

**Series Code: moscow**

This series, a cover-to-cover translation of Trudy Moskovskogo Mathemativ ceskogo Obvsvcestva, contains the results of original research in pure mathematics by many of the best mathematicians in Russia, as well as by other mathematicians. Each volume contains approximately twelve papers. (ISSN 0077-1554)

Vieweg Aspects of Mathematics

**Series Code: vwam**

The texts published in this series are intended for graduate students and all mathematicians who wish to broaden their research horizons or who simply want to get a better idea of what is going on in a given field. They are introductions to areas that are close to modern research and prepare the reader for a better understanding of research papers. (ISSN 0179-2156).

Vieweg Monographs

**Series Code: vw**

Volumes in Vieweg Monographs contain studies in advanced mathematics and include monographs and textbooks. The AMS is exclusive distributor in North America. Vieweg Verlag Publications are available worldwide from the AMS outside of Germany, Switzerland, Austria, and Japan.

Vieweg Advanced Lectures in Mathematics

**Series Code: vwalm**

Vieweg Advanced Lectures in Mathematics is a series representing notes from advanced graduate courses on current topics of interest. Editors for the Advanced Lectures in Mathematics series are Martin Aigner, Gerd Fischer, Michael Grüter, Manfred Knebusch, Rudolf Scharlau, and Gisbert Wüstholz. (ISSN 0932-7134)