A Tribute to Paul Erdos by A. Baker, B. Bollobás, A. Hajnal

By A. Baker, B. Bollobás, A. Hajnal

This quantity is devoted to Paul Erdos, who has profoundly encouraged arithmetic during this century, with over 1200 papers on quantity thought, complicated research, chance idea, geometry, interpretation conception, algebra set concept and combinatorics. one in all Erdos' hallmarks is the host of stimulating difficulties and conjectures, to a lot of which he has connected financial costs, according to their notoriety. A function of this quantity is a suite of a few fifty extraordinary unsolved difficulties, including their "values."

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