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Developments in Mathematics

Theory and Applications of Special Functions

A Volume Dedicated to Mizan Rahman

Editors: Ismail, Mourad E. H., Koelink, Erik (Eds.)

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About this book

This book, dedicated to Mizan Rahman, is made up of a collection of articles on various aspects of q-series and special functions. Also, it includes an article by Askey, Ismail, and Koelink on Rahman’s mathematical contributions and how they influenced the recent upsurge in the subject. 

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This book is intended for researchers and graduate students in special functions, algebraic combinatorics, quantum groups, and integrable systems.

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From the reviews:

"This is a collection of papers dedicated to Mizan Rahman, who is best known in the mathematical community for co-authoring with George Gasper the modern classic Basic Hypergeometric Series … . There is also a valuable survey of Rahman’s work by the editors … . many world leaders in special functions have contributed, and the overall quality is very high. Anyone working in q-series should own this collection. It may also be of interest to people in other areas within or related to special functions." (Warren Johnson, MathDL, May, 2005)


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  • a-Gaussian Polynomials and Finite Rogers-Ramanujan Identities

    George E. Andrews

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Theory and Applications of Special Functions
Book Subtitle
A Volume Dedicated to Mizan Rahman
Editors
  • Mourad E. H. Ismail
  • Erik Koelink
Series Title
Developments in Mathematics
Series Volume
13
Copyright
2005
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-24233-0
DOI
10.1007/b104910
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-24231-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-3706-3
Series ISSN
1389-2177
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 491
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