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Atiyah, Michael Francis 1929-2019

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Most widely held works by Michael Francis Atiyah
Fields medallists' lectures by S. M Atiyah( )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fields Medal is restricted to the area of mathematics only and has an age limit of 40. This volume presents 22 Fields Medallists and their contributions
A community of scholars : impressions of the Institute for Advanced Study by Chantal David( )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This beautifully illustrated anthology celebrates eighty years of history and intellectual inquiry at the Institute for Advanced Study, one of the world's leading centers for theoretical research. Featuring essays by current and former members and faculty along with photographs by Serge J-F. Levy, this book captures the spirit of curiosity, freedom, and comradeship that is a hallmark of this unique community of scholars. Founded in 1930 in Princeton, New Jersey, the institute encourages and supports fundamental research in the sciences and humanities--the original, often speculative thinking that can transform how we understand our world. Albert Einstein was among the first in a long line of brilliant thinkers to be affiliated with the institute. They include Kurt Gdel, George Kennan, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Erwin Panofsky, Homer A. Thompson, John von Neumann, and Hermann Weyl. This volume offers an intimate portrait in words and images of a storied institution that might best be described as a true academic village. The personal reflections collected here - written by leading figures from across the disciplines - bring this exceptional academic institution and its history vibrantly to life. The contributors to this anthology are Sir Michael Atiyah, Chantal David, Freeman Dyson, Jane F. Fulcher, Peter Goddard, Barbara Kowalzig, Wolf Lepenies, Paul Moravec, Joan Wallach Scott, and David H. Weinberg
Introduction to commutative algebra by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

72 editions published between 1969 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representation theory of Lie groups : proceedings of the SRC/LMS Research Symposium on Representations of Lie Groups, Oxford, 28 June-15 July 1977 by SRC/LMS Research Symposium on Representations of Lie Groups( )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lie groups and their representations occupy an important place in mathematics with applications in such diverse fields as differential geometry, number theory, differential equations and physics. In 1977 a symposium was held in Oxford to introduce this rapidly developing and expanding subject to non-specialists. This volume contains the lectures of ten distinguished mathematicians designed to provide the reader with a deeper understanding of the fundamental theory and appreciate the range of results. This volume contains much to interest mathematicians and theoretical physicists from advanced undergraduate level upwards
The geometry and dynamics of magnetic monopoles by M. F Atiyah( )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seminar on the Atiyah-Singer index theorem by Richard S Palais( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book description for the forthcoming "Seminar on Atiyah-Singer Index Theorem. (AM-57)" is not yet available
The geometry and physics of knots by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These notes arise from lectures presented in Florence under the auspices of the Accadamia dei Lincee and deal with an area that lies at the crossroads of mathematics and physics. The material presented here rests primarily on the pioneering work of Vaughan Jones and Edward Witten relating polynomial invariants of knots to a topological quantum field theory in 2+1 dimensions. Professor Atiyah here presents an introduction to Witten's ideas from the mathematical point of view. The book will be essential reading for all geometers and gauge theorists as an exposition of new and interesting ideas in a rapidly developing area
Elliptic operators and compact groups by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

29 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These lectures, based on joint work with I. M. Singer, will describe an extension of the index theory of elliptic operators beyond that developed in [7], [8], [9]. In those papers we studied as elliptic operator P invariant under a compact Lie group G
K-theory by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

59 editions published between 1964 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These notes are based on the course of lectures I gave at Harvard in the fall of 1964. They constitute a self-contained account of vector bundles and K-theory assuming only the rudiments of point-set topology and linear algebra. One of the features of the treatment is that no use is made of ordinary homology or cohomology theory. In fact, rational cohomology is defined in terms of K-theory. The theory is taken as far as the solution of the Hopf invariant problem and a start is mode on the J-homomorphism. In addition to the lecture notes proper, two papers of mine published since 1964 have been reproduced at the end. The first, dealing with operations, is a natural supplement to the material in Chapter III. It provides an alternative approach to operations which is less slick but more fundamental than the Grothendieck method of Chapter III, and it relates operations and filtration. Actually, the lectures deal with compact spaces, not cell-complexes, and so the skeleton-filtration does not figure in the notes. The second paper provides a new approach to K-theory and so fills an obvious gap in the lecture notes
Lectures in modern analysis and applications by M. F Atiyah( Book )

28 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and German and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lecture series was presented by a consortium of universities in conjunction with the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research during the period 1967-1969 in Washington, D.C. and at the University of Maryland. The series of lectures was devoted to active basic areas of contemporary analysis which is important in or shows potential in real-world applications. Each lecture presents a survey and critical review of aspects of the specific area addressed, with emphasis on new results, open problems, and applications. This volume contains nine lectures in the series; subsequent lectures will also be published
Miscellanea mathematica by M Atiyah( Book )

15 editions published in 1991 in English and German and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics has a certain mystique, for it is pure and ex- act, yet demands remarkable creativity. This reputation is reinforced by its characteristic abstraction and its own in- dividual language, which often disguise its origins in and connections with the physical world. Publishing mathematics, therefore, requires special effort and talent. Heinz Gotze, who has dedicated his life to scientific pu- blishing, took up this challenge with his typical enthusi- asm. This Festschrift celebrates his invaluable contribu- tions to the mathematical community, many of whose leading members he counts among his personal friends. The articles, written by mathematicians from around the world and coming from diverse fields, portray the important role of mathematics in our culture. Here, the reflections of important mathematicians, often focused on the history of mathematics, are collected, in recognition of Heinz Gotze's life-long support of mathematics
Art in the life of mathematicians by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why are mathematicians drawn to art? How do they perceive it? What motivates them to pursue excellence in music or painting? Do they view their art as a conveyance for their mathematics or an escape from it? What are the similarities between mathematical talent and creativity and their artistic equivalents? What are the differences? Can a theatrical play or a visual image capture the beauty and excitement of mathematics? Some of the world's top mathematicians are also accomplished artists: musicians, photographers, painters, dancers, writers, filmmakers. In this volume, they share some of their work and reflect on the roles that mathematics and art have played in their lives. They write about creativity, communication, making connections, negotiating successes and failures, and navigating the vastly different professional worlds of art and mathematics.--From publisher description
Surveys in differential geometry : papers dedicated to Atiyah, Bott, Hirzebruch, and Singer by Conference on Geometry and Topology( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vector bundles on algebraic varieties : papers presented at the Bombay Colloquium 1984 by International Colloquium on Vector Bundles on Algebraic Varieties( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Isaac Newton : the Gravity of Genius( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the age of 23, he had laid the foundations for calculus, the laws of gravity, motion and inertia, and begun experiments on light. His major work is called 'The Principia'. Isaac Newton has been called the Father of Modern Science. His incredible body of work represents arguably the greatest contribution to science ever made by an individual. But despite living at the vibrant center of an inspired social scene, his personal life was marked by loneliness. Examine the many discoveries and private fears of this remarkable man
Vector fields on manifolds by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected papers of V.K. Patodi by V. K Patodi( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Michael Atiyah is currently the Master of Trinity College Cambridge and Director of the Issac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences. After initial studies in Cambridge he moved to Oxford where he spent the next thirty years, except for a four year stay at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. He has worked in many fields of mathematics including geometry, topology, differential equations and theoretical physics. He received the Fields Medal in Moscow in 1966. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1962 and served as President from 1990-1995. Vijay Kumar Patodi was a brilliant Indian mathematicians who made, during his short life, fundamental contributions to the analytic proof of the index theorem and to the study of differential geometric invariants of manifolds. This set of collected papers edited by Prof M. Atiyah and Prof Narasimhan includes his path-breaking papers on the McKean-Singer conjecture and the analytic proof of Riemann-Roch-Hirzebruch theorem for Kahler manifolds. It also contains his celebrated joint papers on the index theorem and the Atiyah-Patodi-Singer invariant
Geometry of Yang-Mills fields by Michael Francis Atiyah( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Italian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the Lefschetz fixed point theorem for elliptic complexes by Michael F Atiyah( Book )

12 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics and mathematics of strings : proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting, held on 8 and 9 December 1988 by Royal Society (Great Britain)( Book )

18 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fields medallists' lectures
A community of scholars : impressions of the Institute for Advanced StudyIntroduction to commutative algebraRepresentation theory of Lie groups : proceedings of the SRC/LMS Research Symposium on Representations of Lie Groups, Oxford, 28 June-15 July 1977Seminar on the Atiyah-Singer index theoremThe geometry and physics of knotsElliptic operators and compact groupsK-theoryLectures in modern analysis and applicationsCollected papers of V.K. Patodi
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