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During the early part of the last century, Ferdinand Georg Frobenius (1849-1917) raised the following problem, known as the Frobenius Problem (FP): given relatively prime positive integers a1, an, find the largest natural number (called the Frobenius number and denoted by g(a1, an) that is not representable as a nonnegative integer combination of a1, an. At first glance FB may look deceptively specialized. Nevertheless it crops up again and again in the most unexpected places and has been extremely useful in investigating ...

The Diophantine Frobenius Problem 2005, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198568209