Andrew Browder

Professor of Mathematics (Emeritis)

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Functional Analysis


Education: Ph.D., MIT, 1961


Topology in the complex plane. Amer. Math. Monthly 107 (2000), no. 5, 393--401.

Mathematical analysis. An introduction. Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics. Springer-Verlag, New York, 1996. xiv+333 pp. ISBN: 0-387-94614-4

A variation formula for harmonic modules and its application to several complex variables. Hiroshima Math. J. 24 (1994), no. 3, 493--520. w/Yamaguchi, Hiroshi

On Bernstein's inequality and the norm of Hermitian operators. Amer. Math. Monthly 78 (1971), 871--873.

Point derivations and analytic structure in the spectrum of a Banach algebra. J. Functional Analysis 7 1971 156--164.

Introduction to function algebras. W. A. Benjamin, Inc., New York-Amsterdam 1969 xii+273 pp.

Point derivations on function algebras. J. Functional Analysis 1 1967 22--27.

On a theorem of Hoffman and Wermer. 1966 Function Algebras (Proc. Internat. Sympos. on Function Algebras, Tulane Univ., 1965) pp. 88--89 Scott-Foresman, Chicago, Ill.

A method for constructing Dirichlet algebras. Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 15 1964 546--552. w/Wermer, J

Some algebras of functions on an arc. J. Math. Mech. 12 1963 119--130. w/Wermer, John

Cohomology of maximal ideal spaces. Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 67 1961 515--516.