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Creators of mathematical and computational sciences

Author: Ravi P Agarwal; S K Sen
Publisher: Cham : Springer, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book records the essential discoveries of mathematical and computational scientists in chronological order, following the birth of ideas on the basis of prior ideas ad infinitum. The authors document the winding path of mathematical scholarship throughout history, and most importantly, the thought process of each individual that resulted in the mastery of their subject. The book implicitly addresses the nature  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ravi P Agarwal; S K Sen
ISBN: 9783319108698 3319108697
OCLC Number: 886485516
Description: xx, 495 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
Creators --
Bibliography --
Name Index --
Subject Index.
Responsibility: Ravi P. Agarwal, Syamal K. Sen.

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