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#### The History of Approximation Theory

Birkhäuser Boston 2007; US$ 106.20* Exciting exposition integrates history, philosophy, and mathematics * Combines a mathematical analysis of approximation theory with an engaging discussion of the differing philosophical underpinnings behind its development * Appendices containing biographical data on numerous eminent mathematicians, explanations of Russian nomenclature and academic... more...

#### Approximation Problems in Analysis and Probability

Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 240.00This is an exposition of some special results on analytic or C ∞ -approximation of functions in the strong sense, in finite- and infinite-dimensional spaces. It starts with H. Whitney's theorem on strong approximation by analytic functions in finite-dimensional spaces and ends with some recent results by the author on strong C ∞ -approximation of functions... more...

#### Trees and Hills: Methodology for Maximizing Functions of Systems of Linear Relations

Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 255.00Trees and Hills: Methodology for Maximizing Functions of Systems of Linear Relations more...

#### Geometric Integration Theory

Birkhäuser Boston 2008; US$ 63.71This self-contained and accessible textbook introduces geometric measure theory through the notion of currents. Motivating key ideas with examples and figures, this book is a comprehensive introduction ideal for both self-study and for use in the classroom. more...

#### Measure and Integration

Wiley 2009; US$ 116.00 US$ 104.40A uniquely accessible book for general measure and integration, emphasizing the real line, Euclidean space, and the underlying role of translation in real analysis Measure and Integration: A Concise Introduction to Real Analysis presents the basic concepts and methods that are important for successfully reading and understanding proofs. Blending... more...

#### An Outline of Ergodic Theory

Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 72.00An engaging introduction to ergodic theory for graduate students, and a useful reference for the professional mathematician. more...

#### Statistical Inference for Fractional Diffusion Processes

Wiley 2011; US$ 129.00 US$ 116.10Stochastic 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...

#### Multivariate Approximation and Applications

Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 116.00Advanced introduction to multivariate approximation theory, suitable for researchers and graduate students. more...

#### Travelling Mathematics - The Fate of Diophantos' Arithmetic

Springer Basel 2010; US$ 106.30This book offers a comprehensive study of Diophantos’ Arithmetika , a unique book within the known Greek mathematical corpus whose author, Diophantos, is an enigmatic figure. It details the structure, contents and mathematics of the Arithmetika . more...

#### The Crest of the Peacock

Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 45.00 US$ 40.95From the Ishango Bone of central Africa and the Inca quipu of South America to the dawn of modern mathematics, The Crest of the Peacock makes it clear that human beings everywhere have been capable of advanced and innovative mathematical thinking. George Gheverghese Joseph takes us on a breathtaking multicultural tour of the roots and shoots of... more...