Applied mathematics

    Understanding Systems: A Grand Challenge For 21st Century En

    By Michael F. Insana

    Paperback £38.16

    Our book presents a unique and original viewpoint on natural and engineered systems. The authors' goal is to propose and explain core principles that govern the formation and function of simple and complex systems. Examples are drawn from a broad range of topics from common materials and manufactured structures to...

    Fractional and Multivariable Calculus

    By A. M. Mathai

    Hardback £50.45

    Chapter three discusses deterministic/mathematical and optimization models evolving from differential equations, difference equations, algebraic models, power function models, input-output models and pathway models.

    Stochastic Partial Differential Equations

    By Sergey V. Lototsky

    Paperback £50.45

    Taking readers with a basic knowledge of probability and real analysis to the frontiers of a very active research discipline, this textbook provides all the necessary background from functional analysis and the theory of PDEs.

    Non-Standard Parametric Statistical Inference

    By Russell C. H. Cheng

    Hardback Save £7.14 = £72.86

    This research monograph gives a unified view of non-standard estimation problems. It provides an overall mathematical framework, but also draws together and studies in detail a large number of practical problems, previously only treated separately, offering solution methods and numerical procedures for each.

    Special Relativity

    By Sadri Hassani

    Paperback Save £13.33 = £65.62

    Special Relativity: A Heuristic Approach provides a qualitative exposition of relativity theory on the basis of the constancy of the speed of light. Using Einstein's signal velocity as the defining idea for the notion of simultaneity and the fact that the speed of light is independent of the motion of...

    Practical Bayesian Inference

    By Coryn A. L. Bailer-Jones

    Paperback £26.30

    This volume introduces the major concepts of probability and statistics and the computational tools students need to extract information from data in the presence of uncertainty. Using a simple and intuitive Bayesian approach, the emphasis throughout is on the principles and showing how these methods can be implemented in practice.

    Implementation of Large-Scale Education Assessments

    Hardback Save £6.54 = £53.46

    Presents a comprehensive treatment of issues related to the inception, design, implementation and reporting of large-scale education assessments.

    Quantum Statistical Field Theory

    By Norman J. Morgenstern Horing

    Hardback Save £5.34 = £59.66

    The methods of coupled quantum field theory, which have played a major role in the extensive development of nonrelativistic quantum many-particle theory and condensed matter physics, are at the core of this book.

    Measures, Integrals and Martingales

    By Rene Schilling

    Paperback Save £3.74 = £36.25

    Measure and integration are key topics in many areas of mathematics, including analysis, probability, mathematical physics and finance. This book offers a concise yet elementary introduction in which the theory is quickly and simply developed. Few prerequisites are required, making the text suitable for undergraduate lecture courses or self-study.

    Finn's Thermal Physics, Third Edition

    By Andrew Rex

    Paperback £35.68

    This fully updated and expanded new edition continues to provide the most readable, concise, and easy-to-follow introduction to thermal physics. While maintaining the style of the original work, the book now covers statistical mechanics and incorporates worked examples systematically throughout the text. It also includes more problems and essential updates,...

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