Math Tools

500+ Applications in Science and Arts

Authors: Glaeser, Georg

  • Includes numerous thought-provoking examples
  • Demonstrates the connection between mathematics and the natural world
  • Contains more than 600 illustrations, many in color
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About this Textbook

In this book, topics such as algebra, trigonometry, calculus and statistics are brought to life through over 500 applications ranging from biology, physics and chemistry to astronomy, geography and music.

With over 600 illustrations emphasizing the beauty of mathematics, Math Tools complements more theoretical textbooks on the market, bringing the subject closer to the reader and providing a useful reference to students. By highlighting the ubiquity of mathematics in practical fields, the book will appeal not only to students and teachers, but to anyone with a keen interest in mathematics and its applications.

About the authors

​Georg Glaeser received his PhD and habilitation in geometry from the Vienna University of Technology. Since 1998, he has been full professor of geometry at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. He is a passionate natural photographer and the author and coauthor of more than a dozen books on geometry, mathematics, computational geometry, computer graphics, photography, and several books about evolution.

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Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-66960-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $69.99
price for USA
valid through November 5, 2017
  • ISBN 978-3-319-66959-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Math Tools
Book Subtitle
500+ Applications in Science and Arts
Authors
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-66960-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-66960-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-66959-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 562
Number of Illustrations and Tables
204 b/w illustrations, 446 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
English translation of the 4th German language edition, 2014
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