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#### The Physics of Degradation in Engineered Materials and Devices

Momentum Press 2014; US$ 29.95Degradation is apparent in all things and is fundamental to both manufactured and natural objects. It is often described by the second law of thermodynamics, where entropy, a measure of disorder, tends to increase with time in a closed system. Things age! This concise reference work brings together experts and key players engaged in the physics of... more...

#### 101 Things Everyone Should Know About Math

Science, Naturally! 2014; US$ 11.99Using an engaging question-and-answer format this book contains practical, everyday problems with real world situations. A wonderful book for helping kids of all ages discover the fascinating world of math. more...

#### Formalism and Beyond

De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00The essays collected in this volume focus on the role of formalist aspects in mathematical theorizing and practice, examining issues such as infinity, finiteness, and proof procedures, as well as central historical figures in the field, including Frege, Russell, Hilbert and Wittgenstein. Using modern logico-philosophical tools and systematic... more...

#### Professor Stewart's Casebook of Mathematical Mysteries

Profile Books 2014; US$ 13.33Like its wildly popular predecessors Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities and Hoard of Mathematical Treasures, Professor Stewart's brand-new book is a miscellany of over 150 mathematical curios and conundrums, packed with trademark humour and numerous illustrations. In addition to the fascinating formulae and thrilling theorems familiar... more...

#### Logic, Computation, Hierarchies

De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00Published in honor of Victor L. Selivanov, the 17 articles collected in this volume inform on the latest developments in computability theory and its applications in computable analysis; descriptive set theory and topology; and the theory of omega-languages; as well as non-classical logics, such as temporal logic and paraconsistent logic. This volume... more...

#### Theoretical Modelling of Aeroheating on Sharpened Noses Under Rarefied Gas Effects and Nonequilibrium Real Gas Effects

Springer 2014; US$ 129.00Theoretical Modelling of Aeroheating on Sharpened Noses under Rarefied Gas Effects and Nonequilibrium Real Gas Effects employs a theoretical modeling method to study hypersonic flows and aeroheating on sharpened noses under rarefied gas effects and nonequilibrium real gas effects that are beyond the scope of traditional fluid mechanics. It reveals... more...

#### Spiele, Rätsel, Zahlen

Springer 2014; US$ 9.99Wie kann man das Muhle-Spiel vor dem Remis-Tod retten Wie werden heutzutage neue Spiele erfunden Welche Varianten des Sudokus lohnen einen naheren BlickDie Autoren berichten Ihnen Spannendes und Amusantes, Anregendes und Herausforderndes aus den folgenden vier großen Bereichen:Sie lernen funf moderne 2-Personen-Spiele und ihre Geschichten kennen: Lasker-Muhle,... more...

#### Theory of Computation

Wiley 2014; US$ 124.00Learn the skills and acquire the intuition to assess the theoretical limitations of computer programming Offering an accessible approach to the topic, Theory of Computation focuses on the metatheory of computing and the theoretical boundaries between what various computational models can do and not do—from the most general model, the URM... more...

#### Applications and Experiments

De Gruyter 2014; US$ 196.00With a wide range of prominent authors from the field of relativistic celestial mechanics, this first volume of a two-volume series consists of reviews on a multitude of advanced topics in the area, covering both classical as well as modern developments, while focusing on applications and experiments. On the occasion of his 80-th birthday... more...

#### Proof Theory

Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 89.95Although sequent calculi constitute an important category of proof systems, they are not as well known as axiomatic and natural deduction systems. Addressing this deficiency, Proof Theory: Sequent Calculi and Related Formalisms presents a comprehensive treatment of sequent calculi, including a wide range of variations. It focuses on sequent calculi... more...