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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.84.

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On a property of positive-definite functions
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Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 66 (1960), 388-391
  • Ralph P. Boas, Sur les séries et intégrales de Fourier à coefficients positifs, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 228 (1949), 1837–1838 (French). MR 30634
  • Yu. V. Linnik, Determining the probability distribution by a statistics distribution, Teor. Veroyatnost. i Primenen. 1 (1956), 466–478 (Russian, with English summary). MR 0089555
  • 3. D. A. Raikov, On the decomposition of Gauss and Poisson laws, (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk SSSR. Ser. Mat. vol. 1 (1938) pp. 91-124.
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  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 66 (1960), 388-391
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  • MathSciNet review: 0117503