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Graphs, Algorithms, and Optimization, Second Edition

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William Kocay, Donald L. Kreher
September 26, 2016

The second edition of this popular book presents the theory of graphs from an algorithmic viewpoint. The authors present the graph theory in a rigorous, but informal style and cover most of the main areas of graph theory. The ideas of surface topology are presented from an intuitive point of view. W...

Differential Equations with Applications and Historical Notes, Third Edition

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George F. Simmons
September 27, 2016

Fads are as common in mathematics as in any other human activity, and it is always difficult to separate the enduring from the ephemeral in the achievements of one’s own time. An unfortunate effect of the predominance of fads is that if a student doesn’t learn about such worthwhile topics as the...

Sports Math: An Introductory Course in the Mathematics of Sports Science and Sports Analytics

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Roland B. Minton
October 18, 2016

Can you really keep your eye on the ball? How is massive data collection changing sports? Sports science courses are growing in popularity. The author’s course at Roanoke College is a mix of physics, physiology, mathematics, and statistics. Many students of both genders find it exciting to think ...

Mathematica Beyond Mathematics: The Wolfram Language in the Real World

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José Guillermo Sánchez León
May 22, 2017

Although many books have been written about Mathematica, very few of them cover the new functionality added to the most recent versions of the program. Mathematica Beyond Mathematics: The Wolfram Language in the Real World introduces the new features using real-world examples, based on the experienc...

Model-free Hedging: A Martingale Optimal Transport Viewpoint

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Pierre Henry-Labordere
May 15, 2017

Model-free Hedging: A Martingale Optimal Transport Viewpoint focuses on the computation of model-independent bounds for exotic options consistent with market prices of liquid instruments such as Vanilla options. The author gives an overview of Martingale Optimal Transport, highlighting the differenc...

Algorithmics of Nonuniformity: Tools and Paradigms

Micha Hofri, Hosam Mahmoud
July 17, 2018

Algorithmics of Nonuniformity is a solid presentation about the analysis of algorithms, and the data structures that support them. Traditionally, algorithmics have been approached either via a probabilistic view or an analytic approach. The authors adopt both approaches and bring them together...

Complex Analysis and Special Functions with Mathematical Software Tools

A. Swaminathan
July 15, 2018

This text emphasizes the special functions that are used in complex analysis. Starting with the algebraic system of complex numbers, it offers an entry-level course on complex analysis of one variable. It presents the study of analytic functions, conformal mapping, analysis of singularities, and...

Introduction to Cryptography

Sahadeo Padhye, Rajeev A. Sahu, Vishal Saraswat
July 10, 2018

Electronic communication and financial transactions have assumed massive proportions today. But they come with high risks. Achieving cyber security has become a top priority, and has become one of the most crucial areas of study and research in IT. This book introduces readers to perhaps the most...

An Introduction to Numerical Methods: A MATLAB® Approach, Fourth Edition

Abdelwahab Kharab, Ronald Guenther
July 10, 2018

Previous editions of this popular textbook offered an accessible and practical introduction to numerical analysis. An Introduction to Numerical Methods: A MATLAB® Approach, Fourth Edition continues to present a wide range of useful and important algorithms for scientific and engineering...

Sparse Optimization Theory and Methods

Yun-Bin Zhao
July 09, 2018

Seeking sparse solutions of underdetermined linear systems is required in many areas of engineering and science such as signal and image processing. The efficient sparse representation becomes central in various big or high-dimensional data processing, yielding fruitful theoretical and realistic...

Finite Element Analysis

M Moatamedi, Hassan A. Khawaja
July 09, 2018

Finite element analysis has become the most popular technique for studying engineering structures in detail. It is particularly useful whenever the complexity of the geometry or of the loading is such that alternative methods are inappropriate. The finite element method is based on the premise that...

Intelligent Video Surveillance Systems: An Algorithmic Approach

Maheshkumar H Kolekar
July 05, 2018

This book will provide an overview of techniques for visual monitoring including video surveillance and human activity understanding. It will present the basic techniques of processing video from static cameras, starting with object detection and tracking. The author will introduce further video...

Large Covariance and Autocovariance Matrices

Arup Bose, Monika Bhattacharjee
July 03, 2018

Large Covariance and Autocovariance Matrices brings together a collection of recent results on sample covariance and autocovariance matrices in high-dimensional models and novel ideas on how to use them for statistical inference in one or more high-dimensional time series models. The prerequisites...

Financial Literacy Education: Addressing Student, Business, and Government Needs

Jay Liebowitz
June 30, 2018

Today's graduates should be grounded in the basics of personal finance and possess the skills and knowledge necessary to make informed decisions and take responsibility for their own financial well-being. Faced with an array of complex financial services and sophisticated products, many graduates...

Probability Foundations for Engineers

Joel A. Nachlas
June 28, 2018

Suitable for a first course in probability theory and designed specifically for industrial engineering and operations management students, Probability Foundations for Engineers covers theory in an accessible manner and includes numerous practical examples based on engineering applications....

Derivative Pricing: A Problem-Based Primer

Ambrose Lo
June 27, 2018

The proliferation of financial derivatives over the past decades, options in particular, has underscored the increasing importance of derivative pricing literacy among students, researchers, and practitioners. Derivative Pricing: A Problem-Based Primer demystifies the essential derivative pricing...

Computational Intelligence Assisted Design: In Industrial Revolution 4.0

Yi Chen, Yun Li
June 20, 2018

Computational Intelligence Assisted Design framework mobilises computational resources, makes use of multiple Computational Intelligence (CI) algorithms and reduces computational costs. This book provides examples of real-world applications of technology. Case studies have been used to show the...

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