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By Leo Corry

The area round us is saturated with numbers. they seem to be a basic pillar of our glossy society, and permitted and used with not often a moment notion. yet how did this scenario grow to be? during this ebook, Leo Corry tells the tale at the back of the belief of quantity from the early days of the Pythagoreans, up until eventually the flip of the 20th century. He provides an outline of ways numbers have been dealt with and conceived in classical Greek arithmetic, within the arithmetic of Islam, in ecu arithmetic of the center a long time and the Renaissance, throughout the medical revolution, throughout to the math of the 18th to the early twentieth century. concentrating on either foundational debates and functional use numbers, and exhibiting how the tale of numbers is in detail associated with that of the assumption of equation, this ebook presents a invaluable perception to numbers for undergraduate scholars, academics, engineers, specialist mathematicians, and somebody with an curiosity within the heritage of arithmetic.

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59]. Here [6, p. 9], [13, p. 3, Interior and Boundary Stabilization of Navier-Stokes Equations 43 Literature. According to some recent results of O. Imanuvilov [9] (see also [1]) any such solution is locally exactly controllable on every interval [0, T] with controller with support in More precisely, if the distance is sufficiently small, then there is a solution to (1) of appropriate regularity such that The steering control is open-loop and depends on the initial condition. Subsequently, paper [2] proved that any steady-state solution is locally exponentially stabilizable by means of an infinite-dimensional feedback controller, by using the controllability of the linear Stokes equation.

March 1998. UNIFORM CUSP PROPERTY, BOUNDARY INTEGRAL, AND COMPACTNESS FOR SHAPE OPTIMIZATION Michel C. P. 6128, succ. CA Nicolas Doyon Département de mathématiques et de statistique, Université de Montréal, C. P. 6128, succ. fr Abstract * In this paper we consider the family of sets verifying the uniform cusp property introduced in [2] and extended in [4] to cusp functions only continuous at the origin. In the latter case we show that to any extended cusp function, we can associate a continuous, non-negative, and monotone strictly increasing cusp function of the type introduced in [2].

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