80 Years of Zentralblatt MATH

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg Release date: 2011-08-27

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Founded in 1931 by Otto Neugebauer as the printed documentation service "e;Zentralblatt fur Mathematik und ihre Grenzgebiete"e;, Zentralblatt MATH (ZBMATH) celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2011. Today it is the most comprehensive and active reference database in pure and applied mathematics worldwide. Many prominent mathematicians have been involved in this service as reviewers or editors and have, like all mathematicians, left their footprints in ZBMATH, in a long list of entries describing all of their research publications in mathematics. This book provides one review from each of the 80 years of ZBMATH. Names like Courant, Kolmogorov, Hardy, Hirzebruch, Faltings and many others can be found here. In addition to the original reviews, the book offers the authors' profiles indicating their co-authors, their favorite journals and the time span of their publication activities. In addition to this, a generously illustrated essay by Silke Gobel describes the history of ZBMATH.

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Genre: Mathematics

Collection: Springer

Type: Adobe PDF

ISBN: 9783642211720

Additional Information

Genre: Mathematics

Collection: Springer

Type: Adobe PDF

ISBN: 9783642211720

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