# Mathematician:George Brown Arfken

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## Mathematician

American theoretical physicist and author of several mathematical physics texts.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: November 20, 1922, Jersey City, New Jersey

## Publications

- 1949:
*S-Wave Proton-Proton Scattering from 0.2 to 40 Mev for the Yukawa and Gauss Error Potentials* - 1953:
*A Vector Addition Coefficient Identity* - 1961:
*Ionization of the interplanetary gas* - 1966:
*Mathematical Methods for Physicists* - 1970:
*Mathematical Methods for Physicists, 2nd ed.* - 1973:
*Comment on “Elementary Use of Spheroidal Coordinates”* - 1989:
*University Physics*(with David F. Griffing and Donald C. Kelly) - 1989:
*Canada's Small Queen Era* - 2003:
*Essential Mathematical Methods for Physicists*(with Hans J. Weber and Frank E. Harris)