2. Symmetric Polynomials

  1. David A. Cox

Published Online: 28 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118218457.ch2

Galois Theory, Second Edition

Galois Theory, Second Edition

How to Cite

Cox, D. A. (2012) Symmetric Polynomials, in Galois Theory, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118218457.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118072059

Online ISBN: 9781118218457

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Keywords:

  • symmetric polynomials;
  • several variables;
  • polynomial ring;
  • symmetric polynomials;
  • roots of a polynomial

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Polynomials of Several Variables

  • Symmetric Polynomials

  • Computing with Symmetric Polynomials (Optional)

  • The Discriminant