Spectral Theory of Differential Operators: M. Sh. Birman 80th Anniversary Collection

This volume is dedicated to the eightieth birthday of Professor M. Sh. Birman. It contains original articles in spectral and scattering theory of differential operators, in particular, Schrodinger operators, and in homogenization theory. All articles are written by members of M. Sh. Birman's research group who are affiliated with different universities all over the world. A specific feature of the majority of the papers is a combination of traditional methods with new modern ideas.