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Title To the 175th anniversary of the discovery of quaternions
Author(-s) Mityushov E.A.a, Misyura N.E.a, Berestova S.A.a
Affiliations Ural Federal Universitya
DOI 10.20537/vm180412
Received 3 July 2018
Language Russian
Citation Mityushov E.A., Misyura N.E., Berestova S.A. To the 175th anniversary of the discovery of quaternions, Vestnik Udmurtskogo Universiteta. Matematika. Mekhanika. Komp'yuternye Nauki, 2018, vol. 28, issue 4, pp. 611-617.
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