Affine Hecke Algebras and Orthogonal Polynomials
By (author) I. G. Macdonald
Normal Price: $195.00
Your Price: $175.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $19.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $8.78 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Affine Hecke Algebras and Orthogonal Polynomials by I. G. Macdonald
Book DescriptionIn recent years there has developed a satisfactory and coherent theory of orthogonal polynomials in several variables, attached to root systems, and depending on two or more parameters. These polynomials include as special cases: symmetric functions; zonal spherical functions on real and p-adic reductive Lie groups; the Jacobi polynomials of Heckman and Opdam; and the Askey-Wilson polynomials, which themselves include as special or limiting cases all the classical families of orthogonal polynomials in one variable. This book, first published in 2003, is a comprehensive and organised account of the subject aims to provide a unified foundation for this theory, to which the author has been a principal contributor. It is an essentially self-contained treatment, accessible to graduate students familiar with root systems and Weyl groups. The first four chapters are preparatory to Chapter V, which is the heart of the book and contains all the main results in full generality.
Buy Affine Hecke Algebras and Orthogonal Polynomials book by I. G. Macdonald from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521824729
(228mm x 152mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 20-Mar-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author I. G. Macdonald
Symmetric Functions and Hall Polynomials, Paperback (October 2015)» View all books by I. G. Macdonald
Reissued in the Oxford Classical Texts, this acclaimed second edition is nowadays the key resource on Macdonald polynomials, important for many research mathematicians.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Affine Hecke Algebras and Orthogonal Polynomials book by I. G. Macdonald and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - I. G. Macdonald
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.