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# Introductory Functional Analysis with Applications

Provides avenues for applying functional analysis to the practical study of natural sciences as well as mathematics. Contains worked problems on Hilbert space theory and on Banach spaces and emphasizes concepts, principles, methods and major applications of functional analysis.

Paperback, 704 pages

Published
March 9th 1989
by Wiley
(first published 1978)

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This book does what few math textbooks do, though all of t ...more

Nov 26, 2008
Terran
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it was amazing

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Math geeks, ML folk, and those who appreciate the aesthetic of the abstruse.

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This is apparently a classic text on functional analysis. While it is not perfect, I do find it to be the best thing I've read on the subject. (Thus the 5 stars -- not that it's ideal, but it's the best I've found in the area.) It's well written and more accessible than most texts at this mathematical level. (For a contrast, see my review of Grace Wahba's Spline Models for Observational Data.)

It was through this book that I first began to appreciate the awesome elegance and power of functional ...more

It was through this book that I first began to appreciate the awesome elegance and power of functional ...more

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