My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schechter
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684859807
Size: 46.37 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 3126
Download Read Online
Traces the eccentric life of legendary mathematician Paul Erdos, a wandering genius who fled his native Hungary during the Holocaust and helped devise the mathematical basis of computer science.

My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schecter
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780613263078
Size: 34.44 MB
Format: PDF
View: 5156
Download Read Online
Traces the eccentric life of legendary mathematician Paul Erdos, a wandering genius who fled his native Hungary during the Holocaust and helped devise the mathematical basis of computer science.

The Man Who Loved Only Numbers

Author: Paul Hoffman
Publisher: Fourth Estate (GB)
ISBN: 9781857028294
Size: 28.75 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2683
Download Read Online
Paul Hoffman, in this marvellous biography, gives us a vivid and strangely moving portrait of this singular creature, one that brings out not only Erdos's genius and his oddness, but his warmth and sense of fun, the joyfulness of his ...

Invitation To Discrete Mathematics

Author: Ji%rí Matousek
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198570430
Size: 43.64 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 1538
Download Read Online
A clear and self-contained introduction to discrete mathematics for undergraduates and early graduates.

In Code

Author: Sarah Flannery
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781439559925
Size: 65.32 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2426
Download Read Online
In a memoir in mathematics, an award-winning young mathematician recounts her move from simple math puzzles to prime numbers, the Sieve of Eratosthenes, Fermat's Little Theorem, Googles, and finally to her own algorithm and extraordinary ...

Prime Obsession

Author: John Derbyshire
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 0309085497
Size: 32.20 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 5918
Download Read Online
Not just a story of numbers and calculations, Prime Obsession is the engrossing tale of a relentless hunt for an elusive proof â€" and those who have been consumed by it.

The Boy Who Loved Math

Author: Deborah Heiligman
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
ISBN: 146683952X
Size: 76.47 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6293
Download Read Online
With a simple, lyrical text and richly layered illustrations, this is a beautiful introduction to the world of math and a fascinating look at the unique character traits that made "Uncle Paul" a great man.

Erd S On Graphs

Author: Fan R. K. Chung
Publisher: A K Peters/CRC Press
ISBN: 9781568811116
Size: 38.62 MB
Format: PDF
View: 495
Download Read Online
This book is a tribute to Paul Erdos, the wandering mathematician once described as the prince of problem solvers and the absolute monarch or problem posers.

The Man Who Knew Infinity

Author: Robert Kanigel
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476763496
Size: 71.76 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 527
Download Read Online
The book also reviews the life of Hardy and the academic culture of Cambridge University during the early twentieth century.

The Garden Of Ediacara

Author: Mark A. S. McMenamin
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231105590
Size: 24.33 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4188
Download Read Online
Including twenty-two photographs and more than fifty drawings of these strikingly beautiful early life forms, this book presents a mesmerizing documentary of a major scientific discovery: the oldest animal fossils ever discovered.