Asymptotics of the Airy-Kernel determinant

P. Deift, A. Its, I. Krasovsky

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The authors use Riemann-Hilbert methods to compute the constant that arises in the asymptotic behavior of the Airy-kernel determinant of random matrix theory.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)643-678
Number of pages36
JournalCommunications In Mathematical Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics


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