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Rarefied Gas Dynamics: From Basic Concepts to Actual Calculations (Cambridge Texts in Applied Mathematics)
Rarefied Gas Dynamics: From Basic Concepts to Actual Calculations (Cambridge Texts in Applied Mathematics)
by Carlo Cercignani
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This work presents the concepts, methods and applications of kinetic theory to rarefied gas dynamics. After introducing the basic tools, Carlo Cercignani treats problems in plane geometry using all the approximation techniques. He later uses these same... (read more)

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Probabilistic Metric Spaces
Probabilistic Metric Spaces
by B. Schweizer
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This distinctly nonclassical treatment focuses on developing aspects that differ from the theory of ordinary metric spaces, working directly with probability distribution functions rather than random variables. The two-part treatment begins with an... (read more)

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The Numbers Behind Numb3rs: Solving Crime with Mathematics
The Numbers Behind Numb3rs: Solving Crime with Mathematics
by Keith Devlin and Gary Lorden
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The companion to the hit CBS crime series "Numb3rs" presents the fascinating way mathematics is used to fight real-life crime.... (read more)

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Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics #170: Polynomials and Vanishing Cycles
Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics #170: Polynomials and Vanishing Cycles
by Mihai Tibar
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The behaviour of vanishing cycles is the cornerstone for understanding the geometry and topology of families of hypersurfaces, usually regarded as singular fibrations. This self-contained tract proposes a systematic geometro-topological approach to... (read more)

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Fundamentals of Matrix-Analytic Methods
Fundamentals of Matrix-Analytic Methods
by Qi-ming He
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Fundamentals of Matrix-Analytic Methods targets advanced-level students in mathematics, engineering and computer science. It focuses on the fundamental parts of Matrix-Analytic Methods, Phase-Type Distributions, Markovian arrival processes and Structured... (read more)

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Springer Series in Computational Mathematics #43: Time-Domain Finite Element Methods for Maxwell's Equations in Metamaterials
Springer Series in Computational Mathematics #43: Time-Domain Finite Element Methods for Maxwell's Equations in Metamaterials
by Jichun Li
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The purpose of this book is to provide an up-to-date introduction to the time-domain finite element methods for Maxwell's equations involving metamaterials. Since the first successful construction of a metamaterial with both negative permittivity and... (read more)

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A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper
A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper
by John Allen Paulos
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With the same user-friendly, quirky, and perceptive approach that made Innumeracy a bestseller, John Allen Paulos travels though the pages of the daily newspaper showing how math and numbers are a key element in many of the articles we read every day... (read more)

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Excursions in Modern Mathematics
Excursions in Modern Mathematics
by Peter Tannenbaum
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032174456X / 9780321744562 Excursions in Modern Mathematics Plus MyMathLab/MyStatLab Student Access Code Card   Package consists of:    0321431308 / 9780321431301 MyMathLab/MyStatLab -- Glue-in Access Card 0321568036 / 9780321568038... (read more)

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Semiclassical Soliton Ensembles for the Focusing Nonlinear Schrodinger Equation (Am-154) (Annals of Mathematics Studies)
Semiclassical Soliton Ensembles for the Focusing Nonlinear Schrodinger Equation (Am-154) (Annals of Mathematics Studies)
by Spyridon Kamvissis
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This book represents the first asymptotic analysis, via completely integrable techniques, of the initial value problem for the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation in the semiclassical asymptotic regime. This problem is a key model in nonlinear... (read more)

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Mathletics (12 Edition)
Mathletics (12 Edition)
by Wayne L. Winston
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"Winston has an uncanny knack for bringing the game alive through the fascinating mathematical questions he explores. He gets inside professional sports like no other writer I know. Mathletics is like a seat at courtside."--Mark Cuban, owner of the... (read more)

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Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks
Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks
by Arthur Benjamin and Michael Shermer
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These simple math secrets and tricks will forever change how you look at the world of numbers. Secrets of Mental Math will have you thinking like a math genius in no time. Get ready to amaze your friends (and yourself) with incredible calculations you... (read more)

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Linear Operator Theory in Engineering and Science
Linear Operator Theory in Engineering and Science
by Arch W. Naylor
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A unique introduction to the theory of linear operators on Hilbert space. The author presents the basic facts of functional analysis in a form suitable for engineers, scientists, and applied mathematicians. Although the Definition-Theorem-Proof format of... (read more)

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Applied Math for Food Service (98 Edition)
Applied Math for Food Service (98 Edition)
by Sarah R. Labensky
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A Handbook for Food Service Costing acquaints readers with the basics of food cost controls through practical techniques useful in real-world situations. This book presents the mathematical skills necessary for food service professionals through a... (read more)

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Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series Opera #51: Anticipatory Optimization for Dynamic Decision Making
Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series Opera #51: Anticipatory Optimization for Dynamic Decision Making
by Stephan Meisel
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The availability of today's online information systems rapidly increases the relevance of dynamic decision making within a large number of operational contexts. Whenever a sequence of interdependent decisions occurs, making a single decision raises the... (read more)

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Topics in Mathematical Modeling (07 Edition)
Topics in Mathematical Modeling (07 Edition)
by K. K. Tung
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"This book has a refreshing style that should appeal to undergraduates. Indeed, the author has produced a textbook that might well achieve his goal of teaching applied mathematics without those being taught noticing!"--Andrew Wathen, University of Oxford... (read more)

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Mymathlab Mystatlab Student Sa Access Kit
Mymathlab Mystatlab Student Sa Access Kit
by Inc. (cor) Pearson Education
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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions... (read more)

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Advanced Mathematical Methods for Engineering and Science Students
Advanced Mathematical Methods for Engineering and Science Students
by G. Stephenson
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This book provides a solid foundation to a number of important topics in mathematics of interest to science and engineering students.... (read more)

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Applied Mathematical Sciences #179: Interfacial Convection in Multilayer Systems
Applied Mathematical Sciences #179: Interfacial Convection in Multilayer Systems
by Alexander Nepomnyashchy
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The interfacial convection is a widespread phenomenon which has... (read more)

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First Course in Mathematics Modeling (5TH 14 Edition)
First Course in Mathematics Modeling (5TH 14 Edition)
by Frank R. Giordano
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Offering a solid introduction to the entire modeling process, A FIRST COURSE IN MATHEMATICAL MODELING, 5th Edition delivers an excellent balance of theory and practice, and gives you relevant, hands-on experience developing and sharpening your modeling... (read more)

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Applied Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences (6TH 13 Edition)
Applied Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences (6TH 13 Edition)
by Soo T. Tan
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A traditional book with a modern feel, market-leading APPLIED MATHEMATICS FOR THE MANAGERIAL, LIFE, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, Sixth Edition, teaches by application and uses real-world examples to motivate students. It combines solid theory with innovative... (read more)

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