Number-Crunching: Taming Unruly Computational Problems from Mathematical Physics to Science Fiction

Number-Crunching: Taming Unruly Computational Problems from Mathematical Physics to Science Fiction

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How do technicians repair broken communications cables at the bottom of the ocean without actually seeing them? What's the likelihood of plucking a needle out of a haystack the size of the Earth? And is it possible to use computers to create a universal library of everything ever written or every photo ever taken? These are just some of the intriguing questions that best-selling popular math writer Paul Nahin tackles in Number-Crunching. Through brilliant math ideas… (more)

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Publisher: Princeton University Press (August 08, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 15.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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