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#### Apollonius de Perge, La section des droites selon des rapports

De Gruyter 2010; US$ 159.23The treatise De Rationis Sectione by Apollonius of Perge, which deals with a unique and difficult problem, is a remarkable, complex example of the study of the necessary pre-conditions for the existence of a solution. This volume presents the editio princeps of the text, which has only survived in an Arabic version. It is made accessible... more...

#### Calculus Essentials For Dummies

Wiley 2010; US$ 9.99 US$ 8.99Many colleges and universities require students to take at least one math course, and Calculus I is often the chosen option. Calculus Essentials For Dummies provides explanations of key concepts for students who may have taken calculus in high school and want to review the most important concepts as they gear up for a faster-paced college course.... more...

#### Statistical Inference for Fractional Diffusion Processes

Wiley 2011; US$ 129.00 US$ 111.80Stochastic processes are widely used for model building in the social, physical, engineering and life sciences as well as in financial economics. In model building, statistical inference for stochastic processes is of great importance from both a theoretical and an applications point of view. This book deals with Fractional Diffusion Processes and... more...

#### Advanced Calculus

Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 110.00Advanced Calculus explores the theory of calculus and highlights the connections between calculus and real analysis - providing a mathematically sophisticated introduction to functional analytical concepts. The text is interesting to read and includes many illustrative worked-out examples and instructive exercises, and precise historical notes... more...

#### Advanced Calculus

Wiley 2011; US$ 154.00 US$ 133.47Features an introduction to advanced calculus and highlights its inherent concepts from linear algebra Advanced Calculus reflects the unifying role of linear algebra in an effort to smooth readers' transition to advanced mathematics. The book fosters the development of complete theorem-proving skills through abundant exercises while also promoting... more...

#### Maxima and Minima with Applications

Wiley 2011; US$ 191.00 US$ 165.53This new work by Wilfred Kaplan, the distinguished author of influential mathematics and engineering texts, is destined to become a classic. Timely, concise, and content-driven, it provides an intermediate-level treatment of maxima, minima, and optimization. Assuming only a background in calculus and some linear algebra, Professor Kaplan presents topics... more...

#### Geometric Measure Theory and Minimal Surfaces

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 31.85W.K. ALLARD: On the first variation of area and generalized mean curvature.- F.J. ALMGREN Jr.: Geometric measure theory and elliptic variational problems.- E. GIUSTI: Minimal surfaces with obstacles.- J. GUCKENHEIMER: Singularities in soap-bubble-like and soap-film-like surfaces.- D. KINDERLEHRER: The analyticity of the coincidence set in variational... more...

#### Advances on Fractional Inequalities

Springer New York 2011; US$ 45.65Advances on Fractional Inequalities use primarily the Caputo fractional derivative, as the most important in applications, and presents the first fractional differentiation inequalities of Opial type which involves the balanced fractional derivatives. The book continues with right and mixed fractional differentiation Ostrowski inequalities in the... more...

#### When Least Is Best

Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.70What is the best way to photograph a speeding bullet? Why does light move through glass in the least amount of time possible? How can lost hikers find their way out of a forest? What will rainbows look like in the future? Why do soap bubbles have a shape that gives them the least area? By combining the mathematical history of extrema with contemporary... more...