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By Stuart Rojstaczer ISBN Code: : 0698152204
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WINNER OF THE NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING DEBUT FICTION For readers of This Is Where I Leave You and Everything Is Illuminated, “a brilliant and compelling family saga full of warmth, pathos, history and humor” (Jonathan Evison, author of West of Here) When the greatest female mathematician in history passes away, her son, Alexander “Sasha” Karnokovitch, just wants to mourn his mother in peace. But rumor has it the notoriously eccentric Polish émigré has solved one of the most difficult problems in all of mathematics, and has spitefully taken the solution to her grave. As a ragtag group of mathematicians from around the world descends upon Rachela’s shiva, determined to find the proof or solve it for themselves—even if it means prying up the floorboards for notes or desperately scrutinizing the mutterings of her African Grey parrot—Sasha must come to terms with his mother’s outsized influence on his life. Spanning decades and continents, from a crowded living room in Madison, Wisconsin, to the windswept beach on the Barents Sea where a young Rachela had her first mathematical breakthrough, The Mathematician’s Shiva is an unexpectedly moving and uproariously funny novel that captures humanity’s drive not just to survive, but to achieve the impossible.
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Papers on CryptoAutomorphism of the Buchsteiner Loops, Generalizations of PolyBernoulli Numbers and Polynomials, Open Alliance in Graphs, Forcing Weak Edge Detour Number of a Graph, New Families of Mean Graphs, EulerSavary Formula for the Lorentzian Planar Homothetic Motions, and other topics. Contributors: Hassan Jolany, M.R. Darafsheh, R. Eizadi Alikelaye, N. Jafari Rad, H. Rezazadeh, H. A. Malathi, H. C. Savithri, A. Nagarajan, S. Navaneetha Krishnan, R. Kala, and others.
International Journal of Mathematical Combinatorics, Volume 2, 2010
By Linfan Mao File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : Infinite Study
 Book Code : N.a
 Total of Pages : 119
 Category : Mathematics
 Members : 924
 Pdf File: internationaljournalofmathematicalcombinatoricsvolume22010.pdf
Book Short Summary:
The International J. Mathematical Combinatorics is a fully refereed international journal, sponsored by the MADIS of Chinese Academy of Sciences and published in USA quarterly, which publishes original research papers and survey articles in all aspects of mathematical combinatorics, Smarandache multispaces, Smarandache geometries, nonEuclidean geometry, topology and their applications to other sciences.
The Mathematics of Natural Catastrophes
By Gordon Woo File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : World Scientific
 Book Code : 1783261978
 Total of Pages : 304
 Category : Science
 Members : 400
 Pdf File: themathematicsofnaturalcatastrophes.pdf
Book Short Summary:
This is a unique book about natural catastrophes, focusing on the mathematical aspects of these phenomena. Although academic in style and didactic in purpose, it is practical in the treatment of the diverse issues covered, which range from hazard warning and forecasting to engineering design criteria and insurance loss estimation. Addressing as it does many mathematical topics not found together in a single volume, the book should be of value to all those with a quantitative educational interest in or professional concern for natural catastrophes. Contents:A Taxonomy of Natural HazardsA Sense of ScaleA Measure of UncertaintyA Matter of TimeForecastingDeciding to WarnA Question of DesignDamage EstimationCatastrophe CoverFinancial IssuesThe Third Millennium Readership: Earth and atmospheric scientists, civil engineers, geographers, economists and applied mathematicians. Keywords:Mathematics;Catastrophe;Hazard;Risk;Disaster;Uncertainty;Decisionmaking;Earthquake;Volcano;Windstorm
Mathematical Combinatorics, Vol. 1/2010
By Linfan Mao File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : Infinite Study
 Book Code : 1599731207
 Total of Pages :
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 Members : 618
 Pdf File: mathematicalcombinatoricsvol12010.pdf
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Papers on Singed Total Domatic Number of a Graph, EulerSavarys Formula for the Planar Curves in Two Dimensional Lightlike Cone, Dynamical Knot and Their Fundamental Group, Counting Rooted Eulerian Planar Maps, and other topics. Contributors: H.B. Walikar, Shailaja S. Shirkol, Kishori P. Narayankar, B. Sooryanarayana, Vishu Kumar M. Manjula K., P. Siva Kota Reddy, S. Vijay, V. Lokesha, Junliang Cai, Yanpei Liu, and others.
International Journal of Mathematical Combinatorics, Volume 1, 2010
By Linfan Mao File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : Infinite Study
 Book Code : N.a
 Total of Pages : 129
 Category : Mathematics
 Members : 862
 Pdf File: internationaljournalofmathematicalcombinatoricsvolume12010.pdf
Book Short Summary:
The International J. Mathematical Combinatorics is a fully refereed international journal, sponsored by the MADIS of Chinese Academy of Sciences and published in USA quarterly, which publishes original research papers and survey articles in all aspects of mathematical combinatorics, Smarandache multispaces, Smarandache geometries, nonEuclidean geometry, topology and their applications to other sciences.
The Mathematics of India
By P. P. Divakaran File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : Springer
 Book Code : 9811317747
 Total of Pages : 441
 Category : Mathematics
 Members : 108
 Pdf File: themathematicsofindia.pdf
Book Short Summary:
This book identifies three of the exceptionally fruitful periods of the millennialong history of the mathematical tradition of India: the very beginning of that tradition in the construction of the nowuniversal system of decimal numeration and of a framework for planar geometry; a classical period inaugurated by Aryabhata’s invention of trigonometry and his enunciation of the principles of discrete calculus as applied to trigonometric functions; and a final phase that produced, in the work of Madhava, a rigorous infinitesimal calculus of such functions. The main highlight of this book is a detailed examination of these critical phases and their interconnectedness, primarily in mathematical terms but also in relation to their intellectual, cultural and historical contexts. Recent decades have seen a renewal of interest in this history, as manifested in the publication of an increasing number of critical editions and translations of texts, as well as in an informed analytic interpretation of their content by the scholarly community. The result has been the emergence of a more accurate and balanced view of the subject, and the book has attempted to take an account of these nascent insights. As part of an endeavour to promote the new awareness, a special attention has been given to the presentation of proofs of all significant propositions in modern terminology and notation, either directly transcribed from the original texts or by collecting together material from several texts.
A History of Mathematics
By Luke Hodgkin File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : OUP Oxford
 Book Code : 9780191523830
 Total of Pages : 296
 Category : Mathematics
 Members : 777
 Pdf File: ahistoryofmathematics.pdf
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A History of Mathematics: From Mesopotamia to Modernity covers the evolution of mathematics through time and across the major Eastern and Western civilizations. It begins in Babylon, then describes the trials and tribulations of the Greek mathematicians. The important, and often neglected, influence of both Chinese and Islamic mathematics is covered in detail, placing the description of early Western mathematics in a global context. The book concludes with modern mathematics, covering recent developments such as the advent of the computer, chaos theory, topology, mathematical physics, and the solution of Fermat's Last Theorem. Containing more than 100 illustrations and figures, this text, aimed at advanced undergraduates and postgraduates, addresses the methods and challenges associated with studying the history of mathematics. The reader is introduced to the leading figures in the history of mathematics (including Archimedes, Ptolemy, Qin Jiushao, alKashi, alKhwarizmi, Galileo, Newton, Leibniz, Helmholtz, Hilbert, Alan Turing, and Andrew Wiles) and their fields. An extensive bibliography with crossreferences to key texts will provide invaluable resource to students and exercises (with solutions) will stretch the more advanced reader.
Finding Zero
By Amir D. Aczel File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
 Publisher : St. Martin's Press
 Book Code : 1466879106
 Total of Pages : 256
 Category : Mathematics
 Members : 662
 Pdf File: findingzero.pdf
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The invention of numerals is perhaps the greatest abstraction the human mind has ever created. Virtually everything in our lives is digital, numerical, or quantified. The story of how and where we got these numerals, which we so depend on, has for thousands of years been shrouded in mystery. Finding Zero is an adventure filled saga of Amir Aczel's lifelong obsession: to find the original sources of our numerals. Aczel has doggedly crisscrossed the ancient world, scouring dusty, moldy texts, cross examining socalled scholars who offered wildly differing sets of facts, and ultimately penetrating deep into a Cambodian jungle to find a definitive proof. Here, he takes the reader along for the ride. The history begins with the early Babylonian cuneiform numbers, followed by the later Greek and Roman letter numerals. Then Aczel asks the key question: where do the numbers we use today, the socalled HinduArabic numerals, come from? It is this search that leads him to explore uncharted territory, to go on a grand quest into India, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and ultimately into the wilds of Cambodia. There he is blown away to find the earliest zero—the keystone of our entire system of numbers—on a crumbling, vinecovered wall of a seventhcentury temple adorned with eatenaway erotic sculptures. While on this odyssey, Aczel meets a host of fascinating characters: academics in search of truth, jungle trekkers looking for adventure, surprisingly honest politicians, shameless smugglers, and treacherous archaeological thieves—who finally reveal where our numbers come from.