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#### Numerical Methods for Structured Markov Chains

Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 144.99Intersecting two large research areas - numerical analysis and applied probability/queuing theory - this book is a self-contained introduction to the numerical solution of structured Markov chains, which have a wide applicability in queuing theory and stochastic modeling and include M/G/1 and GI/M/1-type Markov chain, quasi-birth-death processes, non-skip... more...

#### Smart Shopping Math

Saddleback Publishing 2011; US$ 33.95Smart Shopping Math Includes: Retail & Wholesale, Reading Ads, Rental Sales, Buying on Layaway, Getting the Best Deal, Online Shopping, Shopping for a Neighbor, Second Time Around. more...

#### Budgeting & Banking Math

Saddleback Publishing 2011; US$ 33.95Budgeting & Banking Math Includes: Paying Your Way, Buying Large Items, Unplanned Expenses, Credit Card Buying, Rental Budgeting, Self-Employment, Going on a Trip, Keeping the Books. more...

#### Everyday Life Math

Saddleback Publishing 2011; US$ 33.95Everyday Life Math Includes: Personal Care, Health, Getting Around, Managing Time, Community, Thinking About the Future, Thrifty Thinking, Sustaining the World. more...

#### Home & School Math

Saddleback Publishing 2011; US$ 33.95Home & School Math Includes: Improving Your Space, Looking Sharp, Eating Smart, Getting Around, Communicating, After School, Family Fun, Hanging Out with Friends. more...

#### Mathematical Snippets

Wide World Publishing 2008; US$ 12.95From nutritional labels and box office statistics to terabytes and megapixels, the 21st century world is awash in numbers. How can the average Joe or Jane make sense of all that data? The key, Theoni Pappas argues, is math. In Mathematical Snippets, she draws readers into the fascinating world of math without overwhelming them with mind-numbing... more...

#### Iris Runge

Springer 2012; US$ 149.00This book concerns the origins of mathematical problem solving at the internationally active Osram and Telefunken Corporations during the golden years of broadcasting and electron tube research. The woman scientist Iris Runge, who received an interdisciplinary education at the University of Gottingen, was long employed as the sole mathematical authority... more...

#### The Crossing of Heaven

Springer 2012; US$ 59.95Among the group of physics honors students huddled in 1957 on a Colorado mountain watching Sputnik bisect the heavens, one young scientist was destined, three short years later, to become a key player in America's own top-secret spy satellite program. One of our era's most prolific mathematicians, Karl Gustafson was given just two weeks to... more...

#### Robert Recorde

Springer 2011; US$ 129.00The 16th-Century intellectual Robert Recorde is chiefly remembered for introducing the equals sign into algebra, yet the greater significance and broader scope of his work is often overlooked. This book presents an authoritative and in-depth analysis of the man, his achievements and his historical importance. This scholarly yet accessible work examines... more...