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Graphs, Algorithms, and Optimization

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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...

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 ...

Linear Methods: A General Education Course

David Hecker, Stephen Andrilli
August 09, 2018

Linear Methods: A General Education Course is expressly written for non-mathematical students, particularly freshmen taking a required core mathematics course. Rather than covering a hodgepodge of different topics as is typical for a core mathematics course, this text encourages students to explore...

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...

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...

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...

Ordinary Differential Equations: Applications, Models, and Computing

Charles Roberts
June 15, 2018

In the traditional curriculum, students rarely study nonlinear differential equations and nonlinear systems due to the difficulty or impossibility of computing explicit solutions manually. Although the theory associated with nonlinear systems is advanced, generating a numerical solution with a...

Computational Problems for Physics: With Guided Solutions Using Python

Rubin H. Landau, Manuel José Páez
June 04, 2018

Our future scientists and professionals must be conversant in computational techniques. In order to facilitate integration of computer methods into existing physics courses, this textbook offers a large number of worked examples and problems with fully guided solutions in Python as well as other...

Principles of Analysis: Measure, Integration, Functional Analysis, and Applications

Hugo D. Junghenn
April 26, 2018

Principles of Analysis: Measure, Integration, Functional Analysis, and Applications prepares readers taking advanced courses in analysis, probability, harmonic analysis, and applied mathematics at the doctoral level. It is also designed so that the reader or instructor may select topics suitable to...

Additive Combinatorics: A Menu of Research Problems

Bela Bajnok
April 23, 2018

Additive Combinatorics: A Menu of Research Problems is the first book of its kind to provide readers with an opportunity to actively explore the relatively new field of additive combinatorics. The author has written the book specifically for students of any background and proficiency level, from...

Elementary Introduction to the Lebesgue Integral

Steven G. Krantz
April 18, 2018

It is important and useful to have a text on the Lebesgue theory that is accessible to bright undergraduates.  This is such a text. Going back to the days of Isaac Newton and Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz, and even to Newton's teacher Isaac Barrow, the integral has been a mainstay of...

A Mathematica Primer for Physicists

Jim Napolitano
March 28, 2018

"…an excellent text for either a short course or self-study… Professor Napolitano has figured out what students really need, and found a way to deliver it… I have found everything he writes to be worthy of my serious attention…" —Peter D. Persans, Professor of Physics and Director, Center for...

Concise Optics: Concepts, Examples, and Problems

Ajawad I. Haija, M. Z. Numan, W. Larry Freeman
March 01, 2018

This introductory text is a reader friendly treatment of geometrical and physical optics emphasizing problems and solved examples with detailed analysis and helpful commentary. The authors are seasoned educators with decades of experience teaching optics. Their approach is to gradually present...

Introduction to Mathematical Modeling and Computer Simulations

Vladimir Mityushev, Wojciech Nawalaniec, Natalia Rylko
February 26, 2018

Introduction to Mathematical Modeling and Computer Simulations is written as a textbook for readers who want to understand the main principles of Modeling and Simulations in settings that are important for the applications, without using the profound mathematical tools required by most advanced...

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