MAA Writing Awards
Orthogonal Trigonometric Sums
Year of Award: 1935
Award: Chauvenet Prize
Publication Information: Annals of Mathematics, vol. 34 (1933), pp. 799-814
Summary: A discussion of the beginnings of a theory analogous to that of systems of polynomials orthogonal with respect to a given weight function, for the corresponding case of trigonometric sums.
About the Author: Dunham Jackson was at the University of Minnesota at the time of publication.