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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

Published by the American Mathematical Society, the Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society (BULL) is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in all areas of pure and applied mathematics.

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

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.47.

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  • Gerald L. Alexanderson
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California 95053-0290
  • MR Author ID: 24640
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  • Received by editor(s): March 24, 2010
  • Published electronically: April 28, 2010
  • © Copyright 2010 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 47 (2010), 553-555
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