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Book DetailsCRM Proceedings & Lecture NotesVolume: 11; 1997; 491 ppMSC: Primary 00;
This volume commemorates the 25th anniversary of the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques (CRM)—a national institute for research in the mathematical sciences in Canada. It includes contributions by eminent scientists who have been closely involved with the CRM. Various topics in pure and applied mathematics, statistics, theoretical physics, and mathematical biology are covered. Original research papers and reviews, as well as historical notes and reminiscences, are included in the volume.
ReadershipGraduate students, research mathematicians, theoretical physicists, mathematical biologists, and science historians.

Table of Contents

Chapters

The problem of classifying automorphic representations of classical groups

A survey of results relating to Giuga’s conjecture on primality

Solving equations by the decrease principle

Differential equations for linear shells: Comparison between intrinsic and classical models

From $K$theory to $E$theory

Partial differential equations with differential constraints

Bispectral operators of rank 1 and dual isomonodromic deformations

Metaphor and models in science and art

Some algebraic geometry of integrable systems

My encounters–as a physicist–with mathematics

Quelques points d’histoire des séries de Fourier

Exterior differential systems and normal forms of parabolic systems

Aspects combinatoires des équations de Bethe

Metric dimension and statistical estimation

MordellWeil problem for cubic surfaces

Nonvanishing of $L$functions

Decomposition of tensor products of the fundamental representations of $E_8$

The oneloop graviton scattering amplitude in string theory

Consequences of an Abelian family symmetry

Natural dualities and clones

The early introduction of dynamic programming into computational biology

On character generators

Quantum transport in solids

Families of transitive primitive maximal simple Lie subalgebras of $\textnormal {diff}_n$

Shape boundary derivative for an elastic membrane


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This volume commemorates the 25th anniversary of the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques (CRM)—a national institute for research in the mathematical sciences in Canada. It includes contributions by eminent scientists who have been closely involved with the CRM. Various topics in pure and applied mathematics, statistics, theoretical physics, and mathematical biology are covered. Original research papers and reviews, as well as historical notes and reminiscences, are included in the volume.
Graduate students, research mathematicians, theoretical physicists, mathematical biologists, and science historians.

Chapters

The problem of classifying automorphic representations of classical groups

A survey of results relating to Giuga’s conjecture on primality

Solving equations by the decrease principle

Differential equations for linear shells: Comparison between intrinsic and classical models

From $K$theory to $E$theory

Partial differential equations with differential constraints

Bispectral operators of rank 1 and dual isomonodromic deformations

Metaphor and models in science and art

Some algebraic geometry of integrable systems

My encounters–as a physicist–with mathematics

Quelques points d’histoire des séries de Fourier

Exterior differential systems and normal forms of parabolic systems

Aspects combinatoires des équations de Bethe

Metric dimension and statistical estimation

MordellWeil problem for cubic surfaces

Nonvanishing of $L$functions

Decomposition of tensor products of the fundamental representations of $E_8$

The oneloop graviton scattering amplitude in string theory

Consequences of an Abelian family symmetry

Natural dualities and clones

The early introduction of dynamic programming into computational biology

On character generators

Quantum transport in solids

Families of transitive primitive maximal simple Lie subalgebras of $\textnormal {diff}_n$

Shape boundary derivative for an elastic membrane