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The fundamental theorem of algebra and complexity theory

Steve Smale

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Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. (N.S.), Volume 4, Number 1 (1981), 1-36.

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Primary: 00-02: Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) 12D10: Polynomials: location of zeros (algebraic theorems) {For the analytic theory, see 26C10, 30C15} 68C25 65H05: Single equations 58-02: Research exposition (monographs, survey articles)
Secondary: 01A05: General histories, source books 30D10: Representations of entire functions by series and integrals


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