31 May 2020

Tag: Pure Mathematics

Mathematics

A History of Pi Ed 19 

The history of pi, says the author, though a small part of the history of mathematics, is nevertheless a mirror of the history of man. Petr Beckmann holds up this mirror, giving the background of the times when pi made progress — and also when…

Mathematics

Introduction to Combinatorics Ed 2 

Praise for the First Edition “This excellent text should prove a useful accoutrement for any developing mathematics program . . . it’s short, it’s sweet, it’s beautifully written.” ―The Mathematical Intelligencer “Erickson has prepared an exemplary work . . . strongly recommended for inclusion in…

Mathematics

Mathematics & Mathematics Education 

This volume covers a wide range of areas in mathematics and mathematics education. There is emphasis on applied mathematics, including partial differential equations, dynamical systems, and difference equations. Other areas represented include algebra and number theory, statistics, and issues in mathematics education.The proceedings have been…

Education & Teaching

From Analysis to Visualization: A Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Jonathan M. Borwein, Callaghan, Australia, September 2017 (Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics (313)) 

Students and researchers from all fields of mathematics are invited to read and treasure this special Proceedings. A conference was held 25 –29 September 2017 at Noah’s On the Beach, Newcastle, Australia, to commemorate the life and work of Jonathan M. Borwein, a mathematician extraordinaire…

Mathematics

Periods in Quantum Field Theory and Arithmetic: ICMAT, Madrid, Spain, September 15 – December 19, 2014 (Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics (314)) 

This book is the outcome of research initiatives formed during the special “Research Trimester on Multiple Zeta Values, Multiple Polylogarithms, and Quantum Field Theory” at the ICMAT (Instituto de Ciencias Matemáticas, Madrid) in 2014. The activity was aimed at understanding and deepening recent developments where…