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Birkhoff's theorem

Zoran Škoda writes:

There are several things called “Birkhoff’s theorem” in various field of mathematics and mathematical physics, and belong even to at least 2 different classical Birkhoff’s. Even wikipedia has pages for more than one such theorem. To me the first which comes to mind is Birkhoff’s factorization theorem, now also popular in Kreimer-Connes-Marcolli work and in connection to loop groups (cf. book by Segal nad Pressley).

For now we have:

Created on April 11, 2010 18:36:35 by Toby Bartels (98.19.62.150)