Comments on: Ultrafilters, nonstandard analysis, and epsilon management
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Updates on my research and expository papers, discussion of open problems, and other maths-related topics. By Terence TaoWed, 26 Oct 2016 13:04:11 +0000hourly1http://wordpress.com/By: Terence Tao
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:44:44 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-468004I found Goldblatt’s “lectures on the hyperreals” to be a good introduction.
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:56:57 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-467995Dear Sir , i want to do ph.d in non standard analysis. can you tell me some standard books on non standard analysis
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 23:18:45 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-467791In this link we can see a new approach to nonstandard analysis without using the model theory. https://hal.inria.fr/hal-01248379/
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 16:55:16 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-466846[…] of the problem in order to keep the complexity of the argument at a reasonable level (cf. my previous blog post on this topic). One drawback of doing so is that we have no effective bounds for the implied […]
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 23:04:23 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-461918[…] infinitesimals such as dx. (There are ways to make the use of infinitesimals rigorous, such as non-standard analysis, but this is not the focus of my post […]
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 04:23:02 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-457534[…] extension” component of the argument). But the proof was still quite messy. However, as discussed in this previous blog post, messy finitary proofs can often be cleaned up using nonstandard analysis. Thus, there should be a […]
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Fri, 06 Mar 2015 02:08:29 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-452746[…] Tao’s fantastic voting analogy for ultrafilters is one of my favorite intuitions I’ve ever read. After sitting through a lecture of said […]
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Mon, 05 May 2014 23:36:09 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-324626[…] reading the posts on ultrafilters by Terry Tao [1,2], I find the following result […]
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Sun, 08 Dec 2013 00:06:07 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-255862[…] has as a preferred candidate, and the ultrafilter is used as the election protocol. (See this previous post for further discussion of this […]
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Thu, 04 Jul 2013 18:05:45 +0000http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/ultrafilters-nonstandard-analysis-and-epsilon-management/#comment-237439[…] identified with , the Stone-Cech compactification of the naturals. See Terry Tao’s notes on ultafilters and Stone-Cech […]
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