1420 books (71 pages) in this category

Chinese Mathematics in the Thirteenth Century

by ULRICH LIBBRECHT

An exploration of the life and work of the thirteenth-century mathematician Ch'in, this fascinating book examines a range of mathematical issues that reflect Chinese life of a millennium ago. Its first part consists of four closely related ...

ISBN: 9780486446196

Binding: Paperback

by James Adams

Climate change is the greatest single problem we face as a planet. This important introduction skilfully guides us through the complex mix of scientific, political, social, and environmental issues to examine the manifold threats it poses and ...

ISBN: 9781743104675

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio BookA Methodologic Perspective, Second Edition

by Steven Piantadosi

ISBN: 9780471727811

Binding: Hardback

by Donna Postel

Would you drink milk from a cloned cow? Should we clone extinct or endangered species? Are we justified in using stem cells to develop cures? When will we clone the first human? Ever since Dolly the sheep, such questions have rarely been far ...

ISBN: 9781743104682

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby Vicky Neale

Since 2013, mathematicians from around the world have made dramatic progress on a problem in number theory that goes back centuries, the Twin Primes Conjecture, which asserts that there are infinitely many pairs of prime numbers that differ by 2

ISBN: 9780198788287

Binding: Hardback

Cohomology and Differential Forms

by IZU VAISMAN

This monograph explores the cohomological theory of manifolds with various sheaves and its application to differential geometry. Based on lectures given by author Izu Vaisman at Romania's University of Iasi, the treatment is suitable for ...

ISBN: 9780486804835

Binding: Paperback

Cohomology Operations and Applications in Homotopy Theory

by ROBERT E MOSHER

Cohomology operations are at the center of a major area of activity in algebraic topology. This technique for supplementing and enriching the algebraic structure of the cohomology ring has been instrumental to important progress in general ...

ISBN: 9780486466644

Binding: Paperback

Collected Works of Bernhard Riemann

by BERNHARD RIEMANN

Printed in the original German, this highly prized, unabridged text of the complete works of the legendary mathematician includes 31 monographs, three complete lecture courses, and 15 miscellaneous papers. Major influences on Einstein, de ...

ISBN: 9780486812434

Binding: Paperback

Collection of Problems on Complex Analysis

by L. I. VOLKOVYSKII

This comprehensive collection contains over 1,500 problems on the theory of functions of the complex variable and covers nearly every branch of classical function theory. It will be of special interest to practicing engineers and researchers in ...

ISBN: 9780486669137

Binding: Paperback

by NATHAN ALTSHILLER-COURT

Translated into many languages, this book was in continuous use as the standard university-level text for a quarter-century, until it was revised and enlarged by the author in 1952. World-renowned writer and researcher Nathan Altshiller-Court ...

ISBN: 9780486458052

Binding: Paperback

by IAN P. GOULDEN

This graduate-level text presents an encyclopedic account of the mathematical theory and problem-solving techniques associated with enumeration problems. Its approach blends combinatorial and algebraic ideas to offer insights into a wide variety

ISBN: 9780486435978

Binding: Paperback

Combinatorial Geometry in the Plane

by HUGO HADWIGER

Geared toward advanced undergraduates familiar with analysis and college geometry, this concise book discusses theorems on topics restricted to the plane such as convexity, coverings, and graphs. In addition to helping students cultivate ...

ISBN: 9780486789965

Binding: Paperback

by WILHELM MAGNUS

A seminal, much-cited account of combinatorial group theory - coauthored by a distinguished teacher of mathematics and a pair of his colleagues - this text for graduate students features numerous helpful exercises.The book begins with a fairly ...

ISBN: 9780486438306

Binding: Paperback

Combinatorial Introduction to Topology

by MICHAEL HENLE

The creation of algebraic topology is a major accomplishment of 20th-century mathematics. The goal of this book is to show how geometric and algebraic ideas met and grew together into an important branch of mathematics in the recent past. The ...

ISBN: 9780486679662

Binding: Paperback

by CHRISTOS H. PAPADIMITRIOU

This clearly written, mathematically rigorous text includes a novel algorithmic exposition of the simplex method and also discusses the Soviet ellipsoid algorithm for linear programming; efficient algorithms for network flow, matching, spanning ...

ISBN: 9780486402581

Binding: Paperback

by EUGENE LAWLER

Perceptively written text examines optimization problems that can be formulated in terms of networks and algebraic structures called matroids. Chapters cover shortest paths, network flows, bipartite matching, nonbipartite matching, matroids and ...

ISBN: 9780486414539

Binding: Paperback

by P. S. ALEXANDROV

Readers seeking knowledge of topology through a systematic study of its essentials need look no further than this excellent text for graduate students specializing in topology or any other related branch of mathematics. Originally published in ...

ISBN: 9780486401799

Binding: Paperback

by IAN ANDERSON

Coherent treatment provides comprehensive view of basic methods and results of the combinatorial study of finite set systems. The Clements-Lindstrom extension of the Kruskal-Katona theorem to multisets is explored, as is the Greene-Kleitman ...

ISBN: 9780486422572

Binding: Paperback