This Proceedings Volume contains 32 articles on various interesting areas of present-day functional analysis and its applications: Banach spaces and their geometry, operator ideals, Banach and operator algebras, operator and spectral theory, Frechet spaces and algebras, function and sequence spaces. The authors have taken much care with their articles and many papers present important results and methods in active fields of research. Several survey type articles (at the beginning and the end of the book) will be very useful for mathematicians who want to learn "what is going on" in some particular field of research.


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Table of Contents

List of sponsors and committees. Schedule. List of the special sessions. Schedules of the special sessions. Schedule of the poster sessions. List of participants. List of contributors.
The mathematical works of Manuel Valdivia, II (J. Schmets).
Fréchet differentiability of Lipschitz functions (a survey) (J. Lindenstrauss, D. Preiss).
Summing inclusion maps between symmetric sequence spaces, a survey (A. Defant, M. Mastylo, C. Michels).
Applications of Banach space theory to sectorial operators (N. Kalton).
Derivations from Banach algebras (H.G. Dales).
Homomorphisms of uniform algebras (T.W. Gamelin).
Generic Dynamics and monotone complete C*-algebras (J.D. Maitland Wright).
Linear topological properties of the space of analytic functions on the real line (P. Domański, D. Vogt).
Contribution to the isomorphic classification of Sobolev spaces Lp(k)(&OHgr;)
(1≤p< ∞)
(A. Pelczyński, D. Vogt).
Decomposability and the cyclic behavior of parabolic composition operators (J.H. Shapiro).
Algebras of subnormal operators on the unit polydisc (J. Eschmeier).
An example concerning the local radial Phragmán-Lindelöf condition (R.W. Braun, R. Meise, B.A. Taylor).
Continuity of monotone functions with values in Banach lattices (L. Drewnowski).
Remarks on Gowers' dichotomy (A.M. Pelczar).
Norm attaining ope


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About the authors

K.D. Bierstedt

Affiliations and Expertise

University-Gesamthochschule Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany

J. Bonet

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Valencia, Department of Mathematics Aplicada, Valencia, Spain

M. Maestre

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Valencia, Departamento de Análisis Matemático, Valencia, Spain

J. Schmets

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Liège, Institute of Mathematics, Liège, Belgium