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#### Annual Review in Automatic Programming

Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95Annual Review in Automatic Programming, Volume 2 is a collection of papers that discusses the controversy about the suitability of COBOL as a common business oriented language, and the development of different common languages for scientific computation. A couple of papers describes the use of the Genie system in numerical calculation and analyzes... more...

#### Practical Knowledge Engineering

Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95This book provides knowledge engineers with practical methods for initiating, designing, building, managing, and demonstrating successful commercial expert systems. It is a record of what actually works (and does not work) in the construction of expert systems, drawn from the author's decade of experience in building expert systems in all major areas... more...

#### Number skills in primary school

Institute of Education Press 2016; US$ 7.96Contrary to public perceptions, the differences in number skills between children in the same class taught by the same teacher are greater than differences between schools or countries. This inaugural lecture considers the factors that may be influential, drawing on findings from research projects funded by the ESRC and the Nuffield Foundation. more...

#### Programming Graphical User Interfaces in R

CRC Press 2016; US$ 87.95Programming Graphical User Interfaces with R introduces each of the major R packages for GUI programming: RGtk2, qtbase, Tcl/Tk, and gWidgets. With examples woven through the text as well as stand-alone demonstrations of simple yet reasonably complete applications, the book features topics especially relevant to statisticians who aim to provide... more...

#### Green?s Functions with Applications, Second Edition

CRC Press 2016; US$ 150.95Since publication of the first edition over a decade ago, Green?s Functions with Applications has provided applied scientists and engineers with a systematic approach to the various methods available for deriving a Green?s function. This fully revised Second Edition retains the same purpose, but has been meticulously updated to reflect the current... more...

#### Theoretical Mechanics for Sixth Forms

Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95Theoretical Mechanics for Sixth Forms, Second Edition is a 14-chapter book that begins by elucidating the nature of theoretical mechanics. The book then describes the statics of a particle in illustration of the techniques of handling vector quantities. Subsequent chapters focus on the principle of moments, parallel forces and centers of gravity; and... more...

#### Multiple Factor Analysis by Example Using R

CRC Press 2016; US$ 89.95Multiple factor analysis (MFA) enables users to analyze tables of individuals and variables in which the variables are structured into quantitative, qualitative, or mixed groups. Written by the co-developer of this methodology, Multiple Factor Analysis by Example Using R brings together the theoretical and methodological aspects of MFA. It also... more...

#### Displaying Time Series, Spatial, and Space-Time Data with R

CRC Press 2016; US$ 79.95Code and Methods for Creating High-Quality Data Graphics A data graphic is not only a static image, but it also tells a story about the data. It activates cognitive processes that are able to detect patterns and discover information not readily available with the raw data. This is particularly true for time series, spatial, and space-time datasets.... more...

#### Statistical Computing with R

CRC Press 2016; US$ 99.95Computational statistics and statistical computing are two areas that employ computational, graphical, and numerical approaches to solve statistical problems, making the versatile R language an ideal computing environment for these fields. One of the first books on these topics to feature R, Statistical Computing with R covers the traditional core... more...

#### Advanced Mechanics of Continua

CRC Press 2016; US$ 143.95Explore the Computational Methods and Mathematical Models That Are Possible through Continuum Mechanics Formulations Mathematically demanding, but also rigorous, precise, and written using very clear language, Advanced Mechanics of Continua provides a thorough understanding of continuum mechanics. This book explores the foundation of continuum... more...