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The representation of a pair of integers by a pair of positive-definite binary quadratic forms

Authors: Kenneth Hardy, Pierre Kaplan and Kenneth S. Williams
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 105 (1989), 847-855
MSC: Primary 11E16; Secondary 11D85
MathSciNet review: 960644
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Abstract: An explicit formula is given for the number of representations of a pair of positive integers by a representative set of inequivalent pairs of integral positive-definite binary quadratic forms with given invariants.

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