# Questions tagged [translation]

Questions relating to the translation of books, research articles and terminology between different languages.

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### Asking for an English version of Aleksandrov's famous 1939 paper in Convex Geometry

I have difficulty even in finding a Russian version of the next paper:
"Aleksandrov, A. D., Almost everywhere existence of the second differential of a convex
function and some properties of ...

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### Is there a translation to English of Serre's GAGA?

I am trying to find an English translation of J.-P. Serre, Géométrie algébrique et géométrie analytique (GAGA). However, I am unable to find a translation searching for it in google. Does anybody know ...

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### Looking for English version of a paper of Jean Ginibre

I am in serious need of an English translation for the following paper:
Séminaire Bourbaki by Jean Ginibre, Le problème de Cauchy pour des EDP semi-linéaires
périodiques en variables d’espace, d'après ...

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### English translation of “A multidimensional generalization of the Wronskian”

I am trying to generalize an algorithm for the construction of a certain linear combinations of functions $\boldsymbol{f}:x\in\mathbb{R}\mapsto \boldsymbol{f}(x)\in\mathbb{R}^n$ that utilizes ...

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### Papers of the masters translated to English in one location

Surely someone has collected these papers and translations and has them in a single location for download? For music there is musipedia. Surely there is a mathepedia equivalent?
If I search gauss ...

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### An account of "Homologie nicht-additiver Funktoren. Anwendungen"'s results

Is there an account in English of results from "Homologie nicht-additiver Funktoren. Anwendungen" by Dold and Puppe? I am mostly interested in the spectral sequence of cross-effects which ...

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### Translation request: Boundedness of Cauchy integral on Lipschitz boundary

The reference: "L'intégrale de Cauchy définit un opérateur borné sur $L^2$ pour les courbes lipschitziennes" (https://annals.math.princeton.edu/1982/116-2/p04) is written in French. Can we ...

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### What would be the correct Spanish translation?

I'm helping in the translation of an article on code theory and I got the following: $t$-frameproof and $t$-wise intersecting, but I don't know what its correct translation into Spanish would be. Can ...

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### English translation of Paul Dedecker 1964 on non abelian $\mathrm{Hom}$

Does there exist an English translation of P. Dedecker. Le foncteur $\mathrm{Hom}$ non abélien. Applications de la notion de poulpe, C. R. Acad.
Sci. Paris?
Thanks in advance.

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### What should you call a Mori Dream Space (or surface) in Spanish?

(My apologies if this turns out to be judged to be not appropriate for MathOverflow - I thought about it twice, but then I am nearly certain that I would be much less likely to get an answer there!)
&...

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### K-flows reference

The following paper is about how a K-flow is produced from a K-induced map, but it is written in Russian. Does someone know where to find its English version? Do some textbooks include this topic?
B. ...

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### Nesterov, 1983 Paper translation from russian to english

I need an English translation of the paper "A method for unconstrained convex minimization problem with the rate of convergence $O\left(\frac{1}{k^2}\right)$" by Yurii Nesterov, 1983. I have ...

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### English translation of: La fonction zeta d'une monodromie

I'm looking for an English translation of A'Campo's "La fonction zeta d'une monodromie" or some other reference which explains the proofs.

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### a lemma on interval translation map

Consider the map $S:T^1 \to T^1$ where $x \mapsto x+c_j$ , mod 1 where $c_j$'s are real numbers. We represent $T^1$ as a union of disjoint subsegments $M_j=[t_j,t_{j+1})$, $j=0 , \cdots ,n , t_0=t_n$....

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### paper only available in Russian (Kozachenko Leonenko entropy estimator)

this paper is only available in Russian: http://www.mathnet.ru/links/9f144b1d16e600dac49acbfe5acf938f/ppi797.pdf According to MathSciNet, there is no link to the English article or journal publication ...

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### English translation of Emmy Noether's Hyperkomplexe Grössen und Darstellungstheorie

I'm wondering if anybody knows where one can find an English translation of Emmy Noether's classical paper E. NOETHER, Hyperkomplexe Grössen und Darstellungstheorie, Math. Zeit. 30(1929), 641–692 ?...

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### Is this graph theory paper in German translated into English?

I recently read such a paper and want to understand the proof idea of this article. However since it is in German and I have not studied German before, I'd like to ask whether this paper has an ...

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### English version on Dynkin's 1963 paper on stopping

I am looking for an English version of the following paper:
Е. Б. Дынкин, Оптимальный выбор момента остановки марковского процесса, Dokl. Akad. Nauk SSSR 150, 238-240 (1963).

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### English translation of Schwartz's papers on vector-valued distributions

I am interested in systematically studying the theory of vector-valued distributions. The original two papers due to Laurent Schwartz entitled Théorie des distributions à valeurs vectorielles. I & ...

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### Translation of Dellacherie's Capacités et Processus Stochastiques

I have been studying the Strasbourg school's general theory of processes from Dellacherie and Meyer's Probabilities and Potential, and I really like it. I have heard very good reviews about another ...

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### Translation of "The joy of learning" by Hironaka

According to this Quanta article about June Huh, there exists a memoir by Heisuke Hironaka called The Joy of Learning.
It seems to be this short article:
Heisuke Hironaka, The joy of learning, ...

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### Hadwiger number of a graph: Question about the original article from 1943

I am analyzing Hadwiger's original article (Hadwiger, Hugo (1943), "Uber eine Klassifikation der Streckenkomplexe", Vierteljschr. Naturforsch. Ges. Zurich, 88: 133–143) for my work related ...

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### English translation of "Une inégalité pour martingales à indices multiples et ses applications"

Does anyone know of a English translation of "Une inégalité pour martingales à indices multiples
et ses applications" by Renzo Cairoli. Or could translate the statement of the martingale ...

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### (Translation request) Hypotheses of the Blom-Fredberg bounds on denumerants?

I don't know Swedish and I'm not finding the article "G. Blom and C. E. Froberg, On money changing" translated into English... so I tried to read the original (Swedish) with the help of ...

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### English translation of a Russian paper by Gordin and Lifšic

Unfortunately I can't read Russian, I was wondering if there is an English translation of this paper
“The central limit theorem for stationary Markov processes”, Dokl. Akad. Nauk SSSR, 239:4 (1978), ...

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### Correct translation of the title from French

It is not a research question. But it is a question to working researchers, who is aware of old and new terminology of calculus of variations. That is why I ask it here.
I want to figure out correct ...

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### English reference for the Brauer-Kuroda formula

I'm currently trying to understand the Brauer-Kuroda formula.
Although there are many recent papers on the formula but they seem to be purely algebraic.
They say that original analytic approach is ...

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### English translation Gaston Darboux paper works

I'm looking for an English translation of Gaston Darboux's thesis:
Sur les équations aux dérivées partielles du second ordre
and
Mémoire sur la théorie des fonctions discontinues
Does anyone know ...

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### English translation of Fouxe-Rabinovitch paper

Is there somewhere an english translation of Fouxe-Rabinovitch's papers
"D. I. Fouxe-Rabinovitch, Uber die Automorphismengruppen ¨
der freien Produkte. II, Rec. Math. [Mat. Sbornik] N.S., 1941,
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### Translated version of a Caratheodory article

This excellent introduction to Compressive Sensing cites a couple of (seemingly) interesting Caratheodory papers from 1907-1911.
These are:
[46] C. Caratheodory. Uber den Variabilitätsbereich der ...

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### English Translation of Pierre Cartier's thesis

Question is as in the title:
Can some one point me (if there is any) to an English translation of Pierre Cartier's PhD thesis?

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### Translation to English of Brillouin's analysis of Airy's integral

I am trying to read the following paper by Leon Brillouin (the part on page 16 onwards):
Léon Brillouin, Sur une méthode de calcul approchée de certaines intégrales dite méthode du col, Annales ...

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### Translation of Soergel's 1990 paper on category O

Is there any English translation for the folowing paper of Soergel?
Kategorie $\mathcal{O}$, perverse Garben, und Moduln über den Koinvarianten zur Weylgruppe, J. Amer. Math. Soc. 3 (1990), 421-445,...

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### English translation of G.Laumon, L.Moret-Bailly book Champs algébriques

Is there an English translation of G.Laumon, L.Moret-Bailly book Champs algébriques.
Most questions on this site on stacks received this book as reference in comments/answers.
So, I want to ask if ...

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### Where to seek translations of research articles

I am collecting a large number of research articles from the historical record on a particular topic (comparative prime number theory). A good handful of them—about 10-15 or so spanning the 20th ...

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### Translation of Fakeev's Optimal Stopping Rules for Stochastic Processes with Continuous Parameter

I am looking for a translation of Fakeev's "Optimal Stopping Rules for Stochastic Processes with Continuous Parameter" from 1970.
I can only find it in Russian. Does anyone know where to find this?

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### English translation of "Les aspects probabilistes du contrôle stochastique"

I am looking for an English translation of "Les aspects probabilistes du contrôle stochastique" written by Nicole El Karoui, or knowledge whether it exists.
Other references with similar content on ...

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### English translation of Wilhelm Killing's 1889 paper

In the paper The greatest mathematical paper of all time, by A. J. Coleman (The Mathematical Intelligencer 11 (1989) pp29-38, https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03025189) the author argues that Wilhelm Killing'...

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### What English translations are there of work done by the Italian school of algebraic geometry?

What English translations are there of work done by the Italian school of algebraic geometry?
Perhaps I'm being too spoiled here, given that mathematical French, German, Italian are much easier to ...

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### Paul Mahlo's original large cardinal paper

It is well known that Paul Mahlo (1883-1971) developed a systematic hierarchy of inaccessible cardinals of the type $\pi_{a,b}$ where $\pi_{1,b}$ enumerates the strongly inaccessible cardinals, $\pi_{...

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### English translation of Borel-Serre, Le théorème de Riemann-Roch?

Would be happy to receive a translation in English of Borel and Serre's Le théorème de Riemann-Roch, Bulletin de la Société Mathématique de France, Tome 86 (1958) pp. 97-136, doi:10.24033/bsmf.1500, ...

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### The product of two controlled operators is also a controlled operator

The following picture is lemma 4.23 in Lectures on Coarse Geometry by John Roe:
I guess the $E_i$ in the centered formula is $X_i$. Does Roe mean that $X_j\cap \mathrm{Supp}(u)=\emptyset $ implies $\...

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### Translation of Hilbert's paper on sums of squares

Does anyone know if there is a French or English translation of Hilbert's paper on sums of squares: Ueber die Darstellung definiter Formen als Summe von Formenquadraten?

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### What is the translation of this ancient Greek verb πυθαγοριζει

Here it is used in a sentence
It is therefore a priori probable that Plato πυθαγοριζει in the passage where he says that between two planes one mean suffices, but to connect two solids, two means ...

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### Is there an English translation of Hadamard's classic French paper on well-posed problems?

This paper by Hadamard is often cited as being the source of the definition of well-posed and ill-posed problems.
However, it is in French so I cannot verify that claim.
Is there an English ...

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### English translation of Hilbert's work

Does anyone know if there is an English translation of Hilbert's:
"Grundzuge einer allgemeinen Theorie der linearen Integralgleichungen, Teubner, Leipzig, 1912". ??
Thanks,
Andre

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### English proof for decomposition of modular polynomials

Let $\Phi_n(X,Y)$ be the modular polynomial that are the canonical equations for the modular curve $X_0(n)$. They parameterise pairs of elliptic curves related by a cyclic isogeny of degree $n$.
I am ...

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### Translation reference for Grothendieck's early works

I would like to know if is there any translation of the early functional analysis works by Grothendieck. More precisely, I am searching for translations of La theorie de Fredholm and Produits ...

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### Translations of some of Ladyzhenskaya's papers?

I am looking for English (or Spanish...?) translations of the following papers by Olga Ladyzhenskaya:
"On the solution of a mixed problem for
hyperbolic equations", Izv. Akad. Nauk SSSR Ser. Mat., 15:...

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### Paper, open source English translation [closed]

Please suggest a paper that should be translated into English and posted on arXiv.
A few existing suggestions on MO are
Die 5-fach transitiven Gruppen von Mathieu, Witt (DOI)
Die Monodromie der ...