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#### Markov Processes and Applications

Wiley 2008; US$ 99.00 US$ 85.80"This well-written book provides a clear and accessible treatment of the theory of discrete and continuous-time Markov chains, with an emphasis towards applications. The mathematical treatment is precise and rigorous without superfluous details, and the results are immediately illustrated in illuminating examples. This book will be extremely useful... more...

#### Numerical Analysis and Optimization

OUP Oxford 2007; US$ 74.99This text, based on the author's teaching at École Polytechnique, introduces the reader to the world of mathematical modelling and numerical simulation. Including numerous exercises and examples, this is an ideal text for advanced students in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physical Science and Computer Science. more...

#### Een dag zonder wiskunde is een dag zonder fouten

Amsterdam University Press 2002; US$ 10.50#### Level Sets and Extrema of Random Processes and Fields

Wiley 2009; US$ 149.00 US$ 129.13A timely and comprehensive treatment of random field theory with applications across diverse areas of study Level Sets and Extrema of Random Processes and Fields discusses how to understand the properties of the level sets of paths as well as how to compute the probability distribution of its extremal values, which are two general classes of problems... more...

#### Statistics of Extremes

Wiley 2006; US$ 156.00 US$ 135.20Research in the statistical analysis of extreme values has flourished over the past decade: new probability models, inference and data analysis techniques have been introduced; and new application areas have been explored. Statistics of Extremes comprehensively covers a wide range of models and application areas, including risk and insurance: a major... more...

#### A Lost Mathematician, Takeo Nakasawa

Birkhäuser Basel 2009; US$ 56.01This book consists of Takeo Nakasawa?s four German papers, providing their English translations. There is a section devoted to an explanation of Nakasawa?s life, and a comparison between Nakasawa and Hassler Whitney, the two fathers of matroid theory. more...

#### Collected Works of Charles François Sturm

Birkhäuser Basel 2009; US$ 141.61Charles François Sturm was born in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 29, 1803. He obtained his scientific education in this city and began his rich scientific career there through significant research in sound propagation and compressibility of fluids. In September of 2003, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of his birth, his home city honoured... more...

#### Dynamic Linear Models with R

Springer New York 2009; US$ 70.81This text introduces general state space models in detail before focusing on dynamic linear models, emphasizing their Bayesian analysis. It illustrates all the fundamental steps needed to use dynamic linear models in practice, using R. more...

#### Smoothing of Multivariate Data

Wiley 2009; US$ 158.00 US$ 136.93An applied treatment of the key methods and state-of-the-art tools for visualizing and understanding statistical data Smoothing of Multivariate Data provides an illustrative and hands-on approach to the multivariate aspects of density estimation, emphasizing the use of visualization tools. Rather than outlining the theoretical concepts of classification... more...

#### Statistical Methods for Comparative Studies

Wiley 2009; US$ 220.00 US$ 190.67Brings together techniques for the design and analysis of comparative studies. Methods include multivariate matching, standardization and stratification, analysis of covariance, logit analysis, and log linear analysis. Quantitatively assesses techniques' effectiveness in reducing bias. Discusses hypothesis testing, survival analysis, repeated measure... more...