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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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Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 56 (2019), 687-689 Request permission
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  • Herwig Hauser
  • Affiliation: Faculty of Mathematcs, University of Vienna, Austria
  • MR Author ID: 82620
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  • Published electronically: August 14, 2019
  • Additional Notes: This work is supported by project P-31338 of the Austrian Science Fund FWF. The graphics were done in collaboration with Sebastian Gann using the program POV-Ray. For more visualizations of algebraic surfaces, see
  • © Copyright 2019 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 56 (2019), 687-689
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  • MathSciNet review: 4007164