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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 ...

Twists, Tilings, and Tessellations: Mathematical Methods for Geometric Origami

Robert J. Lang
February 12, 2018

Twists, Tilings, and Tessellation describes the underlying principles and mathematics of the broad and exciting field of abstract and mathematical origami, most notably the field of origami tessellations. It contains folding instructions, underlying principles, mathematical concepts, and many...

Russian-English Dictionary of Mathematics

Oleg Efimov
December 13, 2017

An essential book for anyone using Russian mathematical and scientific literature Russian-English Dictionary of Mathematics embraces all major branches of mathematics from elementary topics to advanced studies in topology and discrete mathematics. Terms from the newest branches of mathematics,...

Mathematics: People, Problems, Results

Douglas M. Campbell
December 12, 2017

To understand why mathematics exists and why it is perpetuated one must know something of its history and of the lives and results of famous mathematicians. This three-volume collection of entertaining articles will captivate those with a special interest in mathematics as well as arouse those with...

A Concrete Introduction to Real Analysis, Second Edition

Robert Carlson
December 06, 2017

The Second Edition offers a major re-organization of the book, with the goal of making it much more competitive as a text for students. The revised edition will be appropriate for a one- or two-semester introductory real analysis course. Like the first edition, the primary audience is the large...

Handbook of Mathematical Science

William H. Beyer
November 29, 2017

Numerical tables of mathematical and statistical functions are in continual demand by professional scientists, by those in the teaching profession, and by students of mathematics and related sciences. This handbook contains the most up-to-date, authoritative, logically arranged and readily usable...

A Concise Handbook of Mathematics, Physics, and Engineering Sciences

Andrei D. Polyanin, Alexei I. Chernoutsan
November 13, 2017

A Concise Handbook of Mathematics, Physics, and Engineering Sciences takes a practical approach to the basic notions, formulas, equations, problems, theorems, methods, and laws that most frequently occur in scientific and engineering applications and university education. The authors pay special...

Essentials of Mathematical Thinking

Steven G. Krantz
November 07, 2017

Essentials of Mathematical Thinking addresses the growing need to better comprehend mathematics today. Increasingly, our world is driven by mathematics in all aspects of life. The book is an excellent introduction to the world of mathematics for students not majoring in mathematical studies. The...

Dictionary of Analysis, Calculus, and Differential Equations

Douglas N. Clark
November 03, 2017

Clear, rigorous definitions of mathematical terms are crucial to good scientific and technical writing-and to understanding the writings of others. Scientists, engineers, mathematicians, economists, technical writers, computer programmers, along with teachers, professors, and students, all have the...

Handbook of Scientific Proposal Writing

A.Yavuz Oruc
October 26, 2017

Investigators, their home institutions, and funding agencies play significant roles in the development and outcomes of scientific projects. Submitting a proposal to a funding agency is only one dimension of a multivariable and complex funding process, and understanding this is a good first step...

Homage to a Pied Puzzler

Alan Schoen, Tom Rodgers, Ed Pegg Jr
October 26, 2017

The tradition of honoring Martin Gardner continues with this edited collection of articles by those who have been inspired by Gardner to enter mathematics, to enter magic, to bring magic into their mathematics, or to bring mathematics into their magic. Contributing authors include world-leading...

Combinatorics, Second Edition

Nicholas Loehr
August 18, 2017

Combinatorics, Second Edition is a well-rounded, general introduction to the subjects of enumerative, bijective, and algebraic combinatorics. The textbook emphasizes bijective proofs, which provide elegant solutions to counting problems by setting up one-to-one correspondences between two sets of...

An Introduction to Linear Algebra

Ravi P. Agarwal, Elena Cristina Flaut
July 28, 2017

The techniques of linear algebra are used extensively across the applied sciences, and in many different areas of algebra such as group theory, module theory, representation theory, ring theory, and Galois theory. Written by experienced researchers with a decades of teaching experience,...

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