Probability and mathematical physics

a volume in honor of Stanislav Molchanov
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American Mathematical Society , Providence, R.I
Probabilities -- Congresses, Mathematical physics -- Congr
StatementDonald A. Dawson, Vojkan Jakšić, Boris Vainberg, editors.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesCRM proceedings & lecture notes -- v. 42
ContributionsMolchanov, S. A., Dawson, Donald Andrew, 1937-, Jakšić, Vojkan, 1964-, Vaĭnberg, B. R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC20.7.P7 P77 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17902036M
ISBN 139780821840894
LC Control Number2007060768

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