Real Analysis

Author: John M. Howie

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1447103416

Category: Mathematics

Page: 276

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Real Analysis is a comprehensive introduction to this core subject and is ideal for self-study or as a course textbook for first and second-year undergraduates. Combining an informal style with precision mathematics, the book covers all the key topics with fully worked examples and exercises with solutions. All the concepts and techniques are deployed in examples in the final chapter to provide the student with a thorough understanding of this challenging subject. This book offers a fresh approach to a core subject and manages to provide a gentle and clear introduction without sacrificing rigour or accuracy.

Essential Real Analysis

Author: Michael Field

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 331967546X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 450

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This book provides a rigorous introduction to the techniques and results of real analysis, metric spaces and multivariate differentiation, suitable for undergraduate courses. Starting from the very foundations of analysis, it offers a complete first course in real analysis, including topics rarely found in such detail in an undergraduate textbook such as the construction of non-analytic smooth functions, applications of the Euler-Maclaurin formula to estimates, and fractal geometry. Drawing on the author’s extensive teaching and research experience, the exposition is guided by carefully chosen examples and counter-examples, with the emphasis placed on the key ideas underlying the theory. Much of the content is informed by its applicability: Fourier analysis is developed to the point where it can be rigorously applied to partial differential equations or computation, and the theory of metric spaces includes applications to ordinary differential equations and fractals. Essential Real Analysis will appeal to students in pure and applied mathematics, as well as scientists looking to acquire a firm footing in mathematical analysis. Numerous exercises of varying difficulty, including some suitable for group work or class discussion, make this book suitable for self-study as well as lecture courses.

From Real to Complex Analysis

Author: R. H. Dyer,D. E. Edmunds

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319062093

Category: Mathematics

Page: 332

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The purpose of this book is to provide an integrated course in real and complex analysis for those who have already taken a preliminary course in real analysis. It particularly emphasises the interplay between analysis and topology. Beginning with the theory of the Riemann integral (and its improper extension) on the real line, the fundamentals of metric spaces are then developed, with special attention being paid to connectedness, simple connectedness and various forms of homotopy. The final chapter develops the theory of complex analysis, in which emphasis is placed on the argument, the winding number, and a general (homology) version of Cauchy's theorem which is proved using the approach due to Dixon. Special features are the inclusion of proofs of Montel's theorem, the Riemann mapping theorem and the Jordan curve theorem that arise naturally from the earlier development. Extensive exercises are included in each of the chapters, detailed solutions of the majority of which are given at the end. From Real to Complex Analysis is aimed at senior undergraduates and beginning graduate students in mathematics. It offers a sound grounding in analysis; in particular, it gives a solid base in complex analysis from which progress to more advanced topics may be made.

The Real Numbers and Real Analysis

Author: Ethan D. Bloch

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0387721762

Category: Mathematics

Page: 554

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This text is a rigorous, detailed introduction to real analysis that presents the fundamentals with clear exposition and carefully written definitions, theorems, and proofs. It is organized in a distinctive, flexible way that would make it equally appropriate to undergraduate mathematics majors who want to continue in mathematics, and to future mathematics teachers who want to understand the theory behind calculus. The Real Numbers and Real Analysis will serve as an excellent one-semester text for undergraduates majoring in mathematics, and for students in mathematics education who want a thorough understanding of the theory behind the real number system and calculus.

Real Analysis for the Undergraduate

With an Invitation to Functional Analysis

Author: Matthew A. Pons

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461496381

Category: Mathematics

Page: 409

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This undergraduate textbook introduces students to the basics of real analysis, provides an introduction to more advanced topics including measure theory and Lebesgue integration, and offers an invitation to functional analysis. While these advanced topics are not typically encountered until graduate study, the text is designed for the beginner. The author’s engaging style makes advanced topics approachable without sacrificing rigor. The text also consistently encourages the reader to pick up a pencil and take an active part in the learning process. Key features include: - examples to reinforce theory; - thorough explanations preceding definitions, theorems and formal proofs; - illustrations to support intuition; - over 450 exercises designed to develop connections between the concrete and abstract. This text takes students on a journey through the basics of real analysis and provides those who wish to delve deeper the opportunity to experience mathematical ideas that are beyond the standard undergraduate curriculum.

Analysis I

Author: Wolfgang Walter

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662057085

Category: Mathematics

Page: 388

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Das vorliegende Buch ist der erste Band eines zweibändigen Werkes über Analysis und behandelt die Funktionen einer reellen Veränderlichen. In der komplexen Analysis beschränkt es sich im wesentlichen auf Potenzreihen. Es enthält insbesondere den Stoff, welcher üblicherweise im ersten Semester einer einführenden Analysis-Vorlesung für Mathematiker, Physiker und Informatiker geboten wird, und geht an einigen Stellen darüber hinaus. Das Buch wendet sich an Studenten, denen es sich als ein hilfreicher Begleiter der Vorlesung und eine Quelle zur Vertiefung des Gegenstandes anbietet, an die im Beruf stehen den Mathematiker, besonders an die Lehrer an weiterführenden Schulen, und schließlich an alle, die etwas über die Analysis und ihre Bedeutung im größeren naturwissenschaftlichen und kulturellen Zusammenhang erfahren möchten. Damit sind wir bei einem wesentlichen Anliegen der Lehrbuchreihe "Grundwissen Mathematik", dem historischen Bezug. Die mathematischen Be griffe und Inhalte der Analysis sind nicht vom Himmel der reinen Erkenntnis gefallen, und kein Denker im Elfenbeinturm hat sie ersonnen. Die europäische Geistesgeschichte beginnt dort, wo Natur nicht mehr als rätselhaftes, von un heimlichen höheren Mächten gesteuertes Geschehen, sondern als rational erklärbar verstanden wird: bei den jonischen Philosophen des 6. vorchrist lichen Jahrhunderts. Die Analysis ist entstanden in der Verfolgung dieses Zie les, die Welt rational zu durchdringen und ihre Gesetzmäßigkeiten zu finden. Ihre Geschichte ist ein Stück Kulturgeschichte.

Analysis III

Author: Herbert Amann,Joachim Escher

Publisher: Birkhäuser

ISBN: 9783764366148

Category: Mathematics

Page: 480

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Der vorliegende dritte Band beschlieBt unsere EinfUhrung in die Analysis, mit der wir ein Fundament fUr den weiteren Aufbau des Mathematikstudiums gelegt haben. Wie schon in den ersten beiden Teilen haben wir auch hier wesentlich mehr Stoff behandelt, als dies in einem Kurs geschehen kann. Bei der Vorbereitung von Vorlesungen ist deshalb eine geeignete Stoffauswahl zu treffen, auch wenn die Lehrveranstaltungen durch Seminare erganzt und vertieft werden. Anhand der ausfiihrlichen Inhaltsangabe und der Einleitungen zu den einzelnen Kapiteln kann ein rascher Uberblick Uber den dargebotenen Stoff gewonnen werden. Das Buch ist insbesondere auch als BegleitlektUre zu Vorlesungen und fUr das Selbststudium geeignet. Die zahlreichen Ausblicke auf weiterfUhrende Theorien sollen Neugierde wecken und dazu animieren, im Verlaufe des weiteren Studiums tiefer einzudringen und mehr von der Schonheit und GroBe des mathematischen Gebaudes zu erfahren. Beim Verfassen dieses Bandes konnten wir wieder auf die unschatzbare Hil fe von Freunden, Kollegen, Mitarbeitern und Studenten ziihlen. Ganz besonders danken wir Georg Prokert, Pavol Quittner, Olivier Steiger und Christoph Wal ker, die den gesamten Text kritisch durchgearbeitet und uns so geholfen haben, Fehler zu eliminieren und substantielle Verbesserungen anzubringen. Unser Dank gilt auch Carlheinz Kneisel und Bea Wollenmann, die ebenfalls groBere Teile des Manuskripts gelesen und uns auf Ungereimtheiten hingewiesen haben.

Complex Analysis

Author: John M. Howie

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1447100271

Category: Mathematics

Page: 260

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Complex analysis can be a difficult subject and many introductory texts are just too ambitious for today’s students. This book takes a lower starting point than is traditional and concentrates on explaining the key ideas through worked examples and informal explanations, rather than through "dry" theory.

Real Mathematical Analysis

Author: Charles Chapman Pugh

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0387216847

Category: Mathematics

Page: 440

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Was plane geometry your favourite math course in high school? Did you like proving theorems? Are you sick of memorising integrals? If so, real analysis could be your cup of tea. In contrast to calculus and elementary algebra, it involves neither formula manipulation nor applications to other fields of science. None. It is Pure Mathematics, and it is sure to appeal to the budding pure mathematician. In this new introduction to undergraduate real analysis the author takes a different approach from past studies of the subject, by stressing the importance of pictures in mathematics and hard problems. The exposition is informal and relaxed, with many helpful asides, examples and occasional comments from mathematicians like Dieudonne, Littlewood and Osserman. The author has taught the subject many times over the last 35 years at Berkeley and this book is based on the honours version of this course. The book contains an excellent selection of more than 500 exercises.

Geschichte der Analysis

Author: Hans Niels Jahnke

Publisher: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag

ISBN: 9783827403926

Category: Mathematics

Page: 564

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"Geschichte der Analysis" ist von einem internationalen Expertenteam geschrieben und stellt die gegenwärtig umfassendste Darstellung der Herausbildung und Entwicklung dieser mathematischen Kerndisziplin dar. Der tiefgreifende begriffliche Wandel, den die Analysis im Laufe der Zeit durchgemacht hat, wird ebenso dargestellt, wie auch der Einfluß, den vor allem physikalische Probleme gehabt haben. Biographische und philosophische Hintergründe werden ausgeleuchtet und ihre Relevanz für die Theorieentwicklung gezeigt. Neben der eigentlichen Geschichte der Analysis bis ungefähr 1900 enthält das Buch Spezialkapitel über die Entwicklung der analytischen Mechanik im 18. Jahrhundert, Randwertprobleme der mathematischen Physik im 19. Jahrhundert, die Theorie der komplexen Funktionen, die Grundlagenkrise sowie historische Überblicke über die Variationsrechnung, Differentialgleichungen und Funktionalanalysis.

A Problem Book in Real Analysis

Author: Asuman G. Aksoy,Mohamed A. Khamsi

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1441912967

Category: Mathematics

Page: 254

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Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing worth knowing can be taught. Oscar Wilde, “The Critic as Artist,” 1890. Analysis is a profound subject; it is neither easy to understand nor summarize. However, Real Analysis can be discovered by solving problems. This book aims to give independent students the opportunity to discover Real Analysis by themselves through problem solving. ThedepthandcomplexityofthetheoryofAnalysiscanbeappreciatedbytakingaglimpseatits developmental history. Although Analysis was conceived in the 17th century during the Scienti?c Revolution, it has taken nearly two hundred years to establish its theoretical basis. Kepler, Galileo, Descartes, Fermat, Newton and Leibniz were among those who contributed to its genesis. Deep conceptual changes in Analysis were brought about in the 19th century by Cauchy and Weierstrass. Furthermore, modern concepts such as open and closed sets were introduced in the 1900s. Today nearly every undergraduate mathematics program requires at least one semester of Real Analysis. Often, students consider this course to be the most challenging or even intimidating of all their mathematics major requirements. The primary goal of this book is to alleviate those concerns by systematically solving the problems related to the core concepts of most analysis courses. In doing so, we hope that learning analysis becomes less taxing and thereby more satisfying.

Newsletter

Author: New Zealand Mathematical Society

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Mathematics

Page: N.A

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Real Analysis via Sequences and Series

Author: Charles H.C. Little,Kee L. Teo,Bruce van Brunt

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1493926519

Category: Mathematics

Page: 476

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This text gives a rigorous treatment of the foundations of calculus. In contrast to more traditional approaches, infinite sequences and series are placed at the forefront. The approach taken has not only the merit of simplicity, but students are well placed to understand and appreciate more sophisticated concepts in advanced mathematics. The authors mitigate potential difficulties in mastering the material by motivating definitions, results and proofs. Simple examples are provided to illustrate new material and exercises are included at the end of most sections. Noteworthy topics include: an extensive discussion of convergence tests for infinite series, Wallis’s formula and Stirling’s formula, proofs of the irrationality of π and e and a treatment of Newton’s method as a special instance of finding fixed points of iterated functions.

Foundations of Mathematical Analysis

Author: Saminathan Ponnusamy

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0817682929

Category: Mathematics

Page: 570

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Mathematical analysis is fundamental to the undergraduate curriculum not only because it is the stepping stone for the study of advanced analysis, but also because of its applications to other branches of mathematics, physics, and engineering at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. This self-contained textbook consists of eleven chapters, which are further divided into sections and subsections. Each section includes a careful selection of special topics covered that will serve to illustrate the scope and power of various methods in real analysis. The exposition is developed with thorough explanations, motivating examples, exercises, and illustrations conveying geometric intuition in a pleasant and informal style to help readers grasp difficult concepts. Foundations of Mathematical Analysis is intended for undergraduate students and beginning graduate students interested in a fundamental introduction to the subject. It may be used in the classroom or as a self-study guide without any required prerequisites.

Introductory Mathematics: Algebra and Analysis

Author: Geoffrey C. Smith

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1447106199

Category: Mathematics

Page: 215

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This text provides a lively introduction to pure mathematics. It begins with sets, functions and relations, proof by induction and contradiction, complex numbers, vectors and matrices, and provides a brief introduction to group theory. It moves onto analysis, providing a gentle introduction to epsilon-delta technology and finishes with continuity and functions. The book features numerous exercises of varying difficulty throughout the text.

Limits

A New Approach to Real Analysis

Author: Alan F. Beardon

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461206979

Category: Mathematics

Page: 190

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Intended as an undergraduate text on real analysis, this book includes all the standard material such as sequences, infinite series, continuity, differentiation, and integration, together with worked examples and exercises. By unifying and simplifying all the various notions of limit, the author has successfully presented a novel approach to the subject matter, which has not previously appeared in book form. The author defines the term limit once only, and all of the subsequent limiting processes are seen to be special cases of this one definition. Accordingly, the subject matter attains a unity and coherence that is not to be found in the traditional approach. Students will be able to fully appreciate and understand the common source of the topics they are studying while also realising that they are "variations on a theme", rather than essentially different topics, and therefore, will gain a better understanding of the subject.

Real Analysis and Applications

Theory in Practice

Author: Kenneth R. Davidson,Allan P. Donsig

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0387980989

Category: Mathematics

Page: 513

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This new approach to real analysis stresses the use of the subject with respect to applications, i.e., how the principles and theory of real analysis can be applied in a variety of settings in subjects ranging from Fourier series and polynomial approximation to discrete dynamical systems and nonlinear optimization. Users will be prepared for more intensive work in each topic through these applications and their accompanying exercises. This book is appropriate for math enthusiasts with a prior knowledge of both calculus and linear algebra.