References for Vito Volterra

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  1. E Volterra, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904520.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9075708/Vito-Volterra

Books:

  1. J R Goodstein, The Volterra Chronicles: The Life and Times of an Extraordinary Mathematician 1860-1940 (Amer. Math. Soc. Providence, RI, London Math. Soc., London, 2007).
  2. A Guerraggio and G Paoloni, Vito Volterra (Birkhäuser, Basel, 2011).
  3. A Guerraggio and G Paoloni, Vito Volterra (German) (Birkhäuser, Basel, 2011).
  4. G Israel and A M Gasca, The Biology of Numbers: The Correspondence of Vito Volterra on Mathematical Biology (Springer, New York, 2002).
  5. E M Polishchuk, Vito Vol'terra 1860-1940 (Russian), Nauchno-Biograficheskaya Literatura, Izdat. 'Nauka' Leningrad. Otdel. (Leningrad, 1977).
  6. R Simili (ed.), Scienza, tecnologia e istituzioni in Europa : Vito Volterra e l'origine del Cnr (Rome, 1993).
  7. V Volterra, Vito Volterra: Opere mathematiche. Memorie e Note Vol. 1 (Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, 1954).
  8. V Volterra, Vito Volterra: Opere mathematiche. Memorie e Note Vol. 2 (Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, 1956).
  9. V Volterra, Vito Volterra: Opere mathematiche. Memorie e Note Vol. 3 (Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, 1957).
  10. V Volterra, Vito Volterra: Opere mathematiche. Memorie e Note Vol. 4 (Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, 1960).
  11. V Volterra, Vito Volterra: Opere mathematiche. Memorie e Note Vol. 5 (Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, 1962).

Articles:

  1. E S Allen, The scientific work of Vito Volterra, Amer. Math. Monthly 48 (1941), 516-519.
  2. L Andreozzi, Vito Volterra as scientific organizer and the origins of mathematical biology in Italy (Italian), Nuncius Ann. Storia Sci. 15 (1) (2000), 79-109.
  3. Anonymous, Vito Volterra, Archimede 10 (1958), 29-32.
  4. Anonymous, Review: Leçons sur les Fonctions de Lignes, by V Volterra, Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 22 (4) (1914), 22-23.
  5. Anonymous, Review: Gioruale degli Economisti. Sui tentativi di applicazione delle matematiche alle scienzebiologiche e sociali by V Volterra, Rivista Internazionale di Scienze Sociali e Discipline Ausiliarie 27 (108) (1901), 553-554.
  6. G Armellini, Vito Volterra e la sua opera scientifica, Ricerca Sci. 21 (1951), 3-12.
  7. G Birkhoff, Review: Opérations Infinitésimales Linéaires, by Vito Volterra and Bohuslav Hostinsky, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 32 (1938), 759-761.
  8. G A Bliss, Review: Leçons sur les Fonctions des Lignes, by Vito Volterra, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 21 (7) (1915), 345-355.
  9. A Borsellino, Vito Volterra and contemporary mathematical biology, Vito Volterra Symposium on Mathematical Models in Biology, Lecture Notes in Biomath. 39 (Berlin-New York, 1980), 410-417.
  10. H Brunner, 1896-1996: one hundred years of Volterra integral equations of the first kind, in Volterra centennial, Tempe, AZ, 1996, Appl. Numer. Math. 24 (2-3) (1997), 83-93.
  11. G Castelnuovo, Obituary: Vito Volterra, Mem. Soc. Ital. Sci. (3) 25 (1943), 87-95.
  12. G Colonnetti, Nel cinquantesimo anniversario di una memoria di Vito Volterra che ha aperta vie nuove alla moderna scienza delle costruzioni, Univ. e Politec. Torino. Rend. Sem. Mat. 16 (1956-57), 95-100.
  13. P J Daniell, The Theory of Functionals and of Integral and Integro-Differential Equations by Vito Volterra, The Mathematical Gazette 16 (217) (1932), 59-60.
  14. D'Arcy W Thompson and S Chapman, Obituary: Prof. Vito Volterra, For. Mem. R S, Nature 147 (1941), 349-350.
  15. L Dell'Aglio and G Israel, The themes of stability and qualitative analysis in the works of Levi-Civita and Volterra (Italian), Italian mathematics between the two world wars (Bologna, 1987), 125-141.
  16. J L Doob, Review: Leçons sur la Théorie Mathématique de la Lutte pour la Vie, by Vito Volterra, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 42 (5) (1936), 304-305
  17. W Dunham, A historical gem from Vito Volterra, Math. Mag. 63 (4) (1990), 234-237.
  18. A Durand and L Mazliak, Revisiting the sources of Borel's interest in probability: continued fractions, social involvement, Volterra's prolusione, Centaurus 53 (4) (2011), 306-332.
  19. G C Evans and C A Kofoid, Review: Theorie Generale des Fonctionelles by V Volterra, Science, New Series 88 (2286) (1938), 380-381.
  20. G Fichera, Vito Volterra and the birth of functional analysis, Development of mathematics 1900-1950 (Basel, 1994), 171-183.
  21. V Gavagna, From the theory of functions to functional analysis: the Arzelà-Volterra correspondence (Italian), Boll. Storia Sci. Mat. 14 (1) (1994), 3-89.
  22. J Gray, Mathematics and natural science in the nineteenth century: the classical approaches of Poincaré, Volterra and Hadamard, in Changing images in mathematics (Stud. Hist. Sci. Technol. Med., 13, Routledge, London, 2001), 113-135.
  23. A Guerraggio, The 'modern' Vito Volterra (Italian), in Mathematics, culture and society 2005 (Italian) (CRM Series, 2, Ed. Norm., Pisa, 2006), 87-108.
  24. A Guerraggio, Memoirs of Volterra and Peano on the motion of the poles (Italian), Archive for History of Exact Science 31 (2) (1984), 97-126.
  25. M R Hestenes, Review: Théorie Générale des Fonctionnelles. Vol. 1, by Vito Volterra and Joseph Pérès, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 44 (5) (1938), 311-312.
  26. G Israel, Vito Volterra and the 'biology of numbers' (Italian), in Mathematics and culture, 2002 (Italian), Venice, 2001 (Collana Mat. Cult., Springer Italia, Milan, 2002), 109-122.
  27. G Israel, Vito Volterra and Gentile's Educational Reform (Italian), Boll. Unione Mat. Ital. Sez. A Mat. Soc. Cult. (8) 1 (3) (1998), 269-287.
  28. G Israel, Volterra Archive at the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Historia Mathematica 9 (2) (1982), 229-238.
  29. G Israel, On Vito Volterra's proposals to confer the Nobel Prize in physics on Henri Poincaré (Italian), Proceedings of the fifth national congress on the history of physics, Rend. Accad. Naz. Sci. XL Mem. Sci. Fis. Natur. (5) 9 (1985), 227-229.
  30. Y Koshiba, On the classical examples of functions that are not Riemann integrable in the writings of Volterra and H J Smith (Japanese), in Studies on the history of mathematics (Japanese), Kyoto, 1998 (Surikaisekikenkyusho Kokyuroku No. 1064, 1998), 1-5.
  31. G Krall, Vito Volterra: La matematica e la scienza del suo tempo, Civiltà delle Macchine 3 (1) (1955), 64-77.
  32. R E Langer, Review: Theory of Functionals and of Integral and Integro-differential Equations, by Vito Volterra, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 38 (9) (1932), 623.
  33. B Levi, The personality of Vito Volterra (Spanish), Publ. Inst. Mat. Univ. Nac. Litoral 3 (1941), 25-36.
  34. J Mawhin, The legacy of Pierre-François Verhulst and Vito Volterra in population dynamics, in The first 60 years of nonlinear analysis of Jean Mawhin (World Sci. Publ., River Edge, NJ, 2004), 147-160.
  35. A Masotti, Bibliografie di Tullio Levi-Civita e Vito Volterra, Rend. Sem. Mat. Fis. Milano 17 (1946), 16-61.
  36. A F Monna, Volterra et les fonctions de lignes: un centenaire, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. (3) 30 (3) (1982), 247-257.
  37. A Pérard, Obituary: Vito Volterra (1860-1940), Cahiers de Physique 1941 (3) (1941), 51-58.
  38. E Picard, Obituary: Vito Volterra, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 211 (1940), 309-312.
  39. M Picone, Vito Volterra, Ricerca Sci. 26 (1956), 3277-3289.
  40. E M Poliscuk, Vito Volterra (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. Vyp. 21 (1976), 183-213.
  41. Publications of Vito Volterra, Publ. Inst. Mat. Univ. Nac. Litoral 3 (1941), 37-48.
  42. A Rosenblatt, Obituary: Vito Volterra (Spanish), Revista Ci., Lima 44 (1942), 423-442.
  43. I W Sandberg, Review: The Volterra Chronicles: The Life and Times of an Extraordinary Mathematician 1860-1940, by Judith R Goodstein, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 55 (3) (2008), 377-380.
  44. M Schetzen, Retrospective of Vito Volterra and his influence on nonlinear systems theory, in Volterra equations and applications, Arlington, TX, 1996 (Stability Control Theory Methods Appl., 10, Gordon and Breach, Amsterdam, 2000) ), 1-14.
  45. J B Shaw, Review: Sur quelques Progrès récents de la Physique mathématique, by Vito Volterra; Drei Vorlesungen über neuere Fortschritte der mathematischen Physik, by Vito Volterra; Leçons sur l'Intégration des Equations différentielles aux Dérivées partielle, by Vito Volterra, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 21 (4) (1915), 192-199.
  46. C Somigliana, Obituary: Tullio Levi-Civita e Vito Volterra, Rend. Sem. Mat. Fis. Milano 17 (1946), 1-15.
  47. C Somigliana, Obituary: Vito Volterra, Pont. Acad. Sci. Acta 6 (1942), 57-85.
  48. T Sluckin, Vito Volterra at 150, Math. Today (Southend-on-Sea) 47 (1) (2011), 46-48.
  49. L Tanzi Cattabianchi, The contributions of Vito Volterra to air ballistics (Italian), Riv. Mat. Univ. Parma (4) 14 (1988), 87-105.
  50. Volterra, Enciclopedia Italiana (1937). http://www.treccani.it/enciclopedia/volterra_(Enciclopedia_Italiana)/
  51. Volterra, Vito, Dizionario di Economia e Finanza (2012). http://www.treccani.it/enciclopedia/vito-volterra_(Dizionario-di-Economia-e-Finanza)/
  52. R Wavre, Obituary: Vito Volterra, 1860-1940, Enseignement Math. 38 (1942), 347-348.
  53. A Weinstein, Review: Vito Volterra: Opere mathematiche. Memorie e Note Vols. 1-5, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 70 (3) (1964), 335-337.
  54. J Westlund, Review: Leçons sur les Equations intégrales et les Equations intégro-différentielles by Vito Volterra, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 20 (5) (1914), 259-262.
  55. E T Whittaker, Vito Volterra, Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 3 (10) (1941), 690-729.
  56. E T Whittaker, Vito Volterra, J. London Math. Soc. 16 (2) (1941), 131-139.

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