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Introduction to Surreal Numbers

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The surreal numbers form a system which includes both the ordinary real numbers and the ordinals. Since their introduction by J. H. Conway, the theory of surreal numbers has seen a rapid development revealing many natural and exciting properties. These notes provide a formal introduction to the theory in a clear and lucid style. The the author is able to lead the reader through to some of the problems in the field. The topics covered include exponentiation and generalized e-numbers.

Synopsis:

These notes provide a formal introduction to the theory of surreal numbers in a clear and lucid style.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Definition and Fundamental Existence Theorem; 3. The Basic Operations; 4. Real Numbers and Ordinals; 5. Normal Form; 6. Lengths and Subsystems which are Sets; 7. Sums as Subshuffles, Unsolved Problems; 8. Number Theory; 9. Generalized Epsilon Numbers; 10. Exponentiation; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521312059
Author:
Gonshor, H.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Editor:
Hitchin, N. J.
Author:
Gonshor, Harry
Location:
Cambridge ;
Subject:
Number Theory
Subject:
Surreal numbers.
Subject:
Mathematics-Number Theory
Subject:
Logic
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
London Mathematical Society lecture note series ;
Series Volume:
484110
Publication Date:
20080231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
204
Dimensions:
9.00x6.00x.47 in. .67 lbs.

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