1478 books (74 pages) in this category

by LEONARD E FULLER

Written as a guide to using matrices as a mathematical tool, this text is geared toward physical and social scientists, engineers, economists, and others who require a model for procedure rather than an exposition of theory. Knowledge of ...

ISBN: 9780486818467

Binding: Paperback

Basic Methods of Linear Functional Analysis

by JOHN D PRYCE

An introduction to the themes of mathematical analysis, this text is geared toward advanced undergraduate and graduate students. It assumes a familiarity with basic real analysis, metric space theory, linear algebra, and minimal knowledge of ...

ISBN: 9780486483849

Binding: Paperback

by ROBERT B. ASH

This introduction to more advanced courses in probability and real analysis emphasizes the probabilistic way of thinking, rather than measure-theoretic concepts. Geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students, its sole prerequisite ...

ISBN: 9780486466286

Binding: Paperback

by AZRIEL LEVY

Although this book deals with basic set theory (in general, it stops short of areas where model-theoretic methods are used) on a rather advanced level, it does it at an unhurried pace. This enables the author to pay close attention to ...

ISBN: 9780486420790

Binding: Paperback

Bayesian Methods for Nonlinear Classification and Regression

by David G. T. Denison

Nonlinear Bayesian modelling is a relatively new field, but one that has seen a recent explosion of interest. Nonlinear models offer more flexibility than those with linear assumptions, and their implementation has now become much easier due to ...

ISBN: 9780471490364

Binding: Hardback

A Practical Guide to Applications

by Olivier Pourret

Bayesian Networks, the result of the convergence of artificial intelligence with statistics, are growing in popularity. Their versatility and modelling power is now employed across a variety of fields for the purposes of analysis, simulation, ...

ISBN: 9780470060308

Binding: Hardback

by H. S. M. COXETER

Written by a distinguished mathematician, the dozen absorbing essays in this versatile volume offer both supplementary classroom material and pleasurable reading for the mathematically inclined.The essays promise to encourage readers in the ...

ISBN: 9780486409191

Binding: Paperback

Beginner's Guide to Mathematical Logic

by RAYMOND M SMULLYAN

Written by a creative master of mathematical logic, this introductory text combines stories of great philosophers, quotations, and riddles with the fundamentals of mathematical logic. Author Raymond Smullyan offers clear, incremental ...

ISBN: 9780486492377

Binding: Paperback

Beginning Statistics with Data Analysis

by FREDERICK MOSTELLER

This introduction to the world of statistics draws examples from a broad range of applications, including business, government, medicine, social sciences, biology, and everyday life. The first four chapters present a brief course in exploratory ...

ISBN: 9780486492711

Binding: Paperback

by PETER PESIC

Eight essays trace seminal ideas about the foundations of geometry that led to the development of Einstein's general theory of relativity. This original Dover publication is the only English-language collection of these important papers, some of

ISBN: 9780486453507

Binding: Paperback

An expedition to the outer limits of the mathematical universe

by Eugenia Cheng

Inside the weird and wonderful world of infinity, from endless hotels to bottomless cookie-jars - now in paperback. ...

ISBN: 9781781252864

Binding: Paperback

by TERRY STICKELS

Give your brain a series of workouts that'll make it bigger and better! This colossal collection of more than 200 puzzles simultaneously provides a relaxing atmosphere for mental play and stimulates brain activity. Created by an internationally ...

ISBN: 9780486802909

Binding: Paperback

How the Information Revolution Is Transforming Our Lives

by Brian Clegg

New for Icon's Hot Science series - a startling insight into the data that runs our lives. ...

ISBN: 9781785782343

Binding: Paperback

Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616910

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio BookThoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616934

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby John Spicer

Biologist John Spicer shows how closely our future is linked with that of biodiversity while navigating listeners through some key problems facing our planet, including mass extinctions, population explosions, habitat destruction, and ...

ISBN: 9781743104514

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio BookA Foundation for Analysis in the Health Sciences

by Wayne W. Daniel

This 10th edition of <b><i>Biostatistics: A Foundation for Analysis in the Health Sciences, 10th Edition</i></b> should appeal to the same audience for which the first nine editions were written: advanced undergraduate students, beginning ...

ISBN: 9781118302798

Binding: Hardback