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The Resource Mathknow : mathematics, applied sciences and real life, Michele Emmer, Alfio Quarteroni (eds.)

Mathknow : mathematics, applied sciences and real life, Michele Emmer, Alfio Quarteroni (eds.)

Label
Mathknow : mathematics, applied sciences and real life
Title
Mathknow
Title remainder
mathematics, applied sciences and real life
Statement of responsibility
Michele Emmer, Alfio Quarteroni (eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The continuous development and growth of its many branches, both classical and modern, permeates and fertilizes all aspects of applied science and technology, and so has a vital impact on our modern society. This book focus on these aspects
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
515
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QA1
LC item number
.M38 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Emmer, Michele
  • Quarteroni, Alfio
Series statement
MS & A
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • MATHEMATICS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
Label
Mathknow : mathematics, applied sciences and real life, Michele Emmer, Alfio Quarteroni (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; The misuse of mathematics; Mathematics and literature; Applied partial differential equations: visualization by photography; The spirit of algebra; Theory and applications of Raptor codes; Other geometries in architecture: bubbles, knots and minimal surfaces; Soft matter: mathematical models of smart materials; Soap films and soap bubbles: from Plateau to the olympic swimming pool in Beijing; Games suggest how to define rational behavior. Surprising aspects of interactive decision theory; Archaeoastronomy at Giza: the ancient Egyptians' mathematical astronomy in action
Control code
535009605
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788847011229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-88-470-1122-9
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-88-470-1121-2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)535009605
Label
Mathknow : mathematics, applied sciences and real life, Michele Emmer, Alfio Quarteroni (eds.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; The misuse of mathematics; Mathematics and literature; Applied partial differential equations: visualization by photography; The spirit of algebra; Theory and applications of Raptor codes; Other geometries in architecture: bubbles, knots and minimal surfaces; Soft matter: mathematical models of smart materials; Soap films and soap bubbles: from Plateau to the olympic swimming pool in Beijing; Games suggest how to define rational behavior. Surprising aspects of interactive decision theory; Archaeoastronomy at Giza: the ancient Egyptians' mathematical astronomy in action
Control code
535009605
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788847011229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-88-470-1122-9
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-88-470-1121-2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)535009605

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