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F. W. Gehring: Preface

F. W. Gehring: Preface Comput. Methods Funct. Theory (2014) 14:159–160 DOI 10.1007/s40315-014-0088-5 Olli Martio Published online: 27 August 2014 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014 This volume of Computational Methods and Function Theory is dedicated to the memory of Frederick W. Gehring. The articles by P. Duren and G. Martin portray his life and achievements. A con- ference to celebrate his memory was organized at the University of Helsinki, August 11–12, 2013, and the conference title “A quasiconformal life: Celebration of the legacy and work of F. Gehring” summarizes the life-long interest of F. Gehring. Many con- tributors to this volume, as well as his students and co-authors, participated at the conference. F. W. Gehring had a special connection with Finland. As a Fulbright grantee he arrived in Finland interested in the normal families of meromorphic functions but the Finnish function theoretic school, led by O. Lehto and K. Virtanen in particular, O. Martio ( ) Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, Mariankatu 5, 00170 Helsinki, Finland e-mail: olli.martio@acadsci.fi 123 160 O. Martio had switched their attention to quasiconformal maps. In the 1958–1959 seminar F. W. Gehring learned both the current theory of quasiconformal maps and the Finnish language. Although the origin of quasiconformal http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Computational Methods and Function Theory Springer Journals

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Springer Journals
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Copyright © 2014 by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
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Mathematics; Analysis; Computational Mathematics and Numerical Analysis; Functions of a Complex Variable
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1617-9447
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2195-3724
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10.1007/s40315-014-0088-5
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Comput. Methods Funct. Theory (2014) 14:159–160 DOI 10.1007/s40315-014-0088-5 Olli Martio Published online: 27 August 2014 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014 This volume of Computational Methods and Function Theory is dedicated to the memory of Frederick W. Gehring. The articles by P. Duren and G. Martin portray his life and achievements. A con- ference to celebrate his memory was organized at the University of Helsinki, August 11–12, 2013, and the conference title “A quasiconformal life: Celebration of the legacy and work of F. Gehring” summarizes the life-long interest of F. Gehring. Many con- tributors to this volume, as well as his students and co-authors, participated at the conference. F. W. Gehring had a special connection with Finland. As a Fulbright grantee he arrived in Finland interested in the normal families of meromorphic functions but the Finnish function theoretic school, led by O. Lehto and K. Virtanen in particular, O. Martio ( ) Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, Mariankatu 5, 00170 Helsinki, Finland e-mail: olli.martio@acadsci.fi 123 160 O. Martio had switched their attention to quasiconformal maps. In the 1958–1959 seminar F. W. Gehring learned both the current theory of quasiconformal maps and the Finnish language. Although the origin of quasiconformal

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Published: Aug 27, 2014

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