International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 2 (1979), Issue 2, Pages 153-162

Gelfand pairs and spherical functions

Jean Dieudonné

Villa Orangini, 119 Avenue de Brancolar, Nice 06100, France

Received 5 April 1979

Copyright © 1979 Jean Dieudonné. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


This is a summary of the lectures delivered on Special Functions and Linear Representation of Lie Groups at the NSF-CBMS Research Conference at East Carolina University in March 5-9, 1979. The entire lectures will be published by the American Mathematical Society as a conference monograph in Mathematics.