Handbook of Complex Analysis

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Reiner Kuhnau
Elsevier, Dec 5, 2002 - Mathematics - 548 pages
Geometric Function Theory is a central part of Complex Analysis (one complex variable). The Handbook of Complex Analysis - Geometric Function Theory deals with this field and its many ramifications and relations to other areas of mathematics and physics. The theory of conformal and quasiconformal mappings plays a central role in this Handbook, for example a priori-estimates for these mappings which arise from solving extremal problems, and constructive methods are considered. As a new field the theory of circle packings which goes back to P. Koebe is included. The Handbook should be useful for experts as well as for mathematicians working in other areas, as well as for physicists and engineers.

· A collection of independent survey articles in the field of GeometricFunction Theory
· Existence theorems and qualitative properties of conformal and quasiconformal mappings
· A bibliography, including many hints to applications in electrostatics, heat conduction, potential flows (in the plane)
 

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Contents

Chapter 2 Conformal maps at the boundary
37
Chapter 3 Extremal quasiconformal mappings of the disk
75
Chapter 4 Conformal welding
137
Chapter 5 Area distortion of quasiconformal mappings
147
Chapter 6 Siegel disks and geometric function theory in the work of Yoccoz
161
Chapter 7 Sufficient conditions for univalence and quasiconformal extendibility of analytic functions
169
Chapter 8 Bounded univalent functions
207
Chapter 9 The function in complex analysis
229
Chapter 11 Circle packing and discrete analytic function theory
333
Chapter 12 Extreme points and support points
371
Chapter 13 The method of the extremal metric
393
Chapter 14 Universal Teichmüller space
457
Chapter 15 Application of conformal and quasiconformal mappings and their properties in approximation theory
493
Author Index
521
Subject Index
531
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Chapter 10 Logarithmic geometry exponentiation and coefficient bounds in the theory of univalent functions and nonoverlapping domains
273

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