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 A timely and definitive book on this widely applicable subject New edition has been long awaitedsecond edition had been out of stock for some time Describes modern applications to areas such as number theory, coding theory, analogtodigital conversion and data compression, ndimensional crystallography, and superstring theory in physics New edition includes a report on recent developments in the field and an updated and enlarged supplementary bibliography with over 800 items Written by two very well known researchers
Part of the book series: Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften (GL, volume 290)
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J.H. Conway and N.J.A. Sloane
Sphere Packings, Lattices and Groups
"This is the third edition of this reference work in the literature on sphere packings and related subjects. In addition to the content of the preceding editions, the present edition provides in its preface a detailed survey on recent developments in the field, and an exhaustive supplementary bibliography for 19881998. A few chapters in the main text have also been revised."—MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS
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Book Title: Sphere Packings, Lattices and Groups
Authors: J. H. Conway, N. J. A. Sloane
Series Title: Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/9781475765687
Publisher: Springer New York, NY

eBook Packages: Springer Book Archive
Copyright Information: Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999
Hardcover ISBN: 9780387985855Published: 07 December 1998
Softcover ISBN: 9781441931344Published: 01 December 2010
eBook ISBN: 9781475765687Published: 29 June 2013
Series ISSN: 00727830
Series EISSN: 21969701
Edition Number: 3
Number of Pages: LXXIV, 706
Topics: Applications of Mathematics, Group Theory and Generalizations, Computational Intelligence, Math. Applications in Chemistry