An Introduction to Compactness Results in Symplectic Field Theory

By Casim Abbas

This publication offers an creation to symplectic box conception, a brand new and significant topic that's at the moment being built. the start line of this thought are compactness effects for holomorphic curves tested within the final decade. the writer provides a scientific creation delivering loads of heritage fabric, a lot of that's scattered during the literature. because the content material grew out of lectures given by means of the writer, the most target is to supply an access element into symplectic box idea for non-specialists and for graduate scholars. Extensions of sure compactness effects, that are believed to be precise through the experts yet haven't but been released within the literature intimately, stock up the scope of this monograph.

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Numerische Mathematik 2: Eine Einführung - unter Berücksichtigung von Vorlesungen von F.L.Bauer (Springer-Lehrbuch) (v. 2) (German Edition)

Dieses zweibändige Standardlehrbuch bietet einen umfassenden und aktuellen Überblick über die Numerische Mathematik. Dabei wird besonderer Wert auf solche Vorgehensweisen und Methoden gelegt, die sich durch große Wirksamkeit auszeichnen. Ihr praktischer Nutzen, aber auch die Grenzen ihrer Anwendung werden vergleichend diskutiert. Zahlreiche Beispiele runden dieses unentbehrliche Buch ab.
Die Neuauflage des zweiten Bandes wurde vollständig überarbeitet und ergänzt um eine Beschreibung weiterer Techniken im Rahmen der Mehrzielmethode zur Lösung von Randwertproblemen für Gewöhnliche Differentialgleichungen.

"Das Lehrbuch ... setzt Maßstäbe für eine Numerik-Vorlesung und ist jedem Studenten der angewandten Mathematik zu empfehlen."
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The Motion Paradox: The 2,500-Year Old Puzzle Behind All the Mysteries of Time and Space

By Joseph Mazur

The epic story of an old, unsolved puzzle and the way it pertains to all clinical makes an attempt to provide an explanation for the elemental constitution of the universe

on the sunrise of technology the traditional Greek thinker Zeno formulated his paradox of movement, and amazingly, it truly is nonetheless at the leading edge of all investigations into the material of fact.

Zeno used common sense to argue that movement is very unlikely, and on the middle of his maddening puzzle is the character of house and time. Is space-time non-stop or damaged up like a string of beads? during the last millennia, lots of our best minds—including Aristotle, Galileo, Newton, Einstein, Stephen Hawking, and different present theoreticians—have been gripped by means of the secret this puzzle represents.

Joseph Mazur, acclaimed writer of Euclid within the Rainforest, exhibits how old breakthroughs in our figuring out of movement make clear Zeno’s paradox. The orbits of the planets have been defined, the legislation of movement have been published, the idea of relativity was once discovered—but the fundamental constitution of time and house remained elusive.

within the culture of Fermat’s Enigma and Zero, The movement Paradox is a full of life background of this it sounds as if basic puzzle whose solution—if certainly it may be solved—will display not anything below the elemental nature of reality.

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Discrete Mathematics: Elementary and Beyond (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

Aimed at undergraduate arithmetic and computing device technological know-how scholars, this publication is a wonderful advent to plenty of difficulties of discrete arithmetic. It discusses a couple of chosen effects and techniques, regularly from components of combinatorics and graph idea, and it makes use of proofs and challenge fixing to assist scholars comprehend the recommendations to difficulties. a variety of examples, figures, and workouts are unfold during the book.

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Applied Combinatorics

By Alan Tucker

Alan Tucker's most modern factor of Applied Combinatorics builds at the prior versions with extra extensive research of computers on the way to support strengthen talent in simple discrete math challenge fixing. As some of the most everyday e-book in combinatorial difficulties, this variation explains find out how to cause and version combinatorically whereas stressing the systematic research of alternative percentages, exploration of the logical constitution of an issue, and ingenuity.

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Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

By Gary L. Peterson

 This book has been written for a one-semester mixed linear algebra and differential equations path, but it includes sufficient fabric for a two-term series in linear algebra and differential equations. by way of introducing matrices, determinants, and vector areas early within the direction, the authors may be able to totally improve the connections among linear algebra and differential equations. The ebook is versatile adequate to be simply tailored to slot so much syllabi, together with classes that conceal differential equations first. know-how is totally built-in the place acceptable, and the textual content deals clean and appropriate purposes to encourage pupil interest.

 

Matrices and Determinants; Vector areas; First Order traditional Differential Equations; Linear Differential Equations; Linear changes and Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors; structures of Differential Equations; The Laplace rework; energy sequence strategies to Linear Differential Equations; internal Product Spaces

 

For all readers drawn to linear algebra and differential equations.

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Codes: The Guide to Secrecy From Ancient to Modern Times (Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications)

By Richard A. Mollin

From the Rosetta Stone to public-key cryptography, the paintings and technology of cryptology has been used to free up the vibrant background of historic cultures, to show the tide of war, and to thwart capability hackers from attacking computers. Codes: The advisor to Secrecy from old to trendy instances explores the intensity and breadth of the sector, ultimate available to the uninitiated whereas keeping sufficient rigor for the pro cryptologist.

The ebook starts off via tracing the improvement of cryptology from that of an arcane perform used, for instance, to hide alchemic recipes, to the fashionable clinical procedure that's studied and hired this present day. the rest of the ebook explores the fashionable points and purposes of cryptography, protecting symmetric- and public-key cryptography, cryptographic protocols, key administration, message authentication, e mail and net safeguard, and complicated purposes akin to instant safety, clever playing cards, biometrics, and quantum cryptography. the writer additionally comprises non-cryptographic protection matters and a bankruptcy dedicated to info concept and coding. approximately two hundred diagrams, examples, figures, and tables in addition to ample references and workouts supplement the discussion.

Written by way of top authority and best-selling writer at the topic Richard A. Mollin, Codes: The advisor to Secrecy from old to trendy occasions is the basic reference for a person drawn to this fascinating and interesting box, from amateur to veteran practitioner.

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A Short Course in Ordinary Differential Equations (Universitext)

This article is a rigorous therapy of the fundamental qualitative conception of normal differential equations, in the beginning graduate point. Designed as a versatile one-semester path yet supplying adequate fabric for 2 semesters, a quick direction covers center subject matters corresponding to preliminary worth difficulties, linear differential equations, Lyapunov balance, dynamical platforms and the Poincaré―Bendixson theorem, and bifurcation conception, and second-order issues together with oscillation idea, boundary price difficulties, and Sturm―Liouville difficulties. The presentation is apparent and easy-to-understand, with figures and copious examples illustrating the that means of and motivation in the back of definitions, hypotheses, and common theorems. A thoughtfully conceived number of routines including solutions and tricks strengthen the reader's knowing of the fabric. must haves are constrained to complex calculus and the straightforward thought of differential equations and linear algebra, making the textual content appropriate for senior undergraduates besides.

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Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences

By John Allen Paulos

Why do even well-educated humans comprehend so little approximately arithmetic? And what are the prices of our innumeracy? John Allen Paulos, in his celebrated bestseller first released in 1988, argues that our lack of ability to deal rationally with very huge numbers and the possibilities linked to them leads to misinformed governmental guidelines, burdened own judgements, and an elevated susceptibility to pseudoscience of all types. Innumeracy we could us be aware of what we are lacking, and the way we will be able to cope with it.

Sprinkling his dialogue of numbers and percentages with quirky tales and anecdotes, Paulos levels freely over many features of recent existence, from contested elections to activities stats, from inventory scams and newspaper psychics to nutrition and scientific claims, intercourse discrimination, assurance, lotteries, and drug checking out. Readers of Innumeracy will be rewarded with ratings of excellent proof, a fistful of strong rules, and, most crucial, a clearer, extra quantitative means of their world.

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