By V. G. Turaev, A. M. Vershik, V. A. Rokhlin

ISBN-10: 0821827405

ISBN-13: 9780821827406

This publication is devoted to the reminiscence of the exceptional Russian mathematician, V. A. Rokhlin (1919--1984). it's a choice of study papers written by means of his former scholars and fans, who're now specialists of their fields. the themes during this quantity contain topology (the Morse-Novikov idea, spin bordisms in size 6, and skein modules of links), actual algebraic geometry (real algebraic curves, airplane algebraic surfaces, algebraic hyperlinks, and complicated orientations), dynamics (ergodicity, amenability, and random package deal transformations), geometry of Riemannian manifolds, concept of Teichmüller areas, degree concept, and so forth. The booklet additionally features a biography of Rokhlin by way of Vershik and articles of ancient curiosity.