Publisher:

Cambridge University Press

Number of Pages:

264

Price:

70.00

ISBN:

0-521-82329-3

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Wednesday, June 1, 2005

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Series:

Tracts in Mathematics 160

Publication Date:

2004

Format:

Hardcover

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Monograph

Preface; Frequently used notation; 1. Approximation by rational numbers; 2. Approximation to algebraic numbers; 3. The classifications of Mahler and Koksma; 4. Mahler's conjecture on S-numbers; 5. Hausdorff dimension of exceptional sets; 6. Deeper results on the measure of exceptional sets; 7. On T-numbers and U-numbers; 8. Other classifications of real and complex numbers; 9. Approximation in other fields; 10. Conjectures and open questions; Appendix A. Lemmas on polynomials; Appendix B. Geometry of numbers; Bibliography; Index.

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