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Determinant of the Neumann operator on smooth Jordan curves


Authors: Julian Edward and Siye Wu
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 111 (1991), 357-363
MSC: Primary 58G11; Secondary 35S99, 58G15, 58G20
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1991-1031662-0
MathSciNet review: 1031662
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Abstract: Using the method of heat kernel expansion, the determinant of the Neumann operator on an arbitrary smooth Jordan curve is shown to be equal to the circumference.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1991-1031662-0
Keywords: Zeta function, determinant, heat kernel
Article copyright: © Copyright 1991 American Mathematical Society

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