MS&A

MATHKNOW

Mathematics, Applied Science and Real Life

Editors: Quarteroni, Alfio (Ed.)

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Mathematics forms bridges between knowledge, tradition, and contemporary life.
The continuous development and growth of its many branches, both classical and modern, permeates and fertilizes all aspects of applied science and technology, and so has a vital impact on our modern society. The book will focus on these aspects and will benefit from the contribution of several world-famous scientists from mathematics and related sciences.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • The misuse of mathematics

    Abraham, Ralph

    Pages 1-8

  • Mathematics and literature

    Crumey, Andrew

    Pages 9-25

  • Applied partial differential equations: visualization by photography

    Markowich, Peter

    Pages 27-36

  • The spirit of algebra

    Procesi, Claudio

    Pages 37-57

  • Theory and applications of Raptor codes

    Shokrollahi, Amin

    Pages 59-89

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-88-470-1122-9
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $89.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-88-470-1121-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Online orders shipping within 2-3 days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
MATHKNOW
Book Subtitle
Mathematics, Applied Science and Real Life
Editors
  • Alfio Quarteroni
Series Title
MS&A
Series Volume
3
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Mailand
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Milan
eBook ISBN
978-88-470-1122-9
DOI
10.1007/978-88-470-1122-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-88-470-1121-2
Series ISSN
2037-5255
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 264
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