By Peter van Dongen
By Fritz Ehlotzky
Ein kompaktes Buch über die wichtigsten mathematischen Methoden, die Studierende zum Verständnis der Einführungsvorlesung in die Theoretische Physik und verwandter theoretischer Fächer benötigen. Zahlreiche Übungsaufgaben und durchgerechnete Anwendungsbeispiele zu den Themen der Physik geben einen detaillierten Einblick. Sie fördern das Verständnis mathematischer Methoden und erläutern, inwiefern diese zur Formulierung und Lösung physikalischer Probleme nützlich sind. Zugleich regt das Buch zur eigenständigen Behandlung verwandter Probleme an. Es entstand aus Vorlesungen, die der Autor über viele Jahre für Studierende der Anfangssemester hielt.
By Roland Bouffanais
The e-book is set the foremost parts required for designing, development and controlling powerful synthetic swarms constructed from a number of relocating actual brokers. for that reason this e-book offers the basics of every of these key parts within the specific body of dynamic swarming, in particular exposing the profound connections among those parts and identify a few basic layout ideas for swarming behaviors. This medical activity calls for an inter-disciplinary strategy: biomimetic suggestion from ethology and ecology, examine of social details circulation, research of temporal and adaptive signaling community of interplay, concerns of regulate of networked real-time platforms, and finally, parts of advanced adaptive dynamical platforms. This booklet bargains a totally new standpoint at the medical figuring out of dynamic collective behaviors due to its multi-disciplinary technique and its specialise in man made swarm of actual brokers. of the main difficulties in realizing the emergence of swarm clever behaviors are deciding upon the social interplay ideas a.k.a. the behavioral set of rules and uncovering how details flows among swarming brokers. whereas so much books approximately swarm dynamics were targeting the previous, this booklet emphasizes the much-less mentioned subject of disbursed info stream, continuously with the purpose of creating normal layout principles.
By Hans Petter Langtangen
With a main concentrate on examples and purposes of relevance to computational scientists, this brilliantly precious e-book exhibits computational scientists how you can boost adapted, versatile, and human-efficient operating environments outfitted from small scripts written within the easy-to-learn, high-level Python language. all of the instruments and examples during this e-book are open resource codes. This 3rd version beneficial properties plenty of new fabric. it's also published after a accomplished reorganization of the textual content. the writer has inserted superior examples and instruments and up to date info, in addition to correcting any error that crept in to the 1st imprint.
By Otto Forster
By Helmut Fischer,Helmut Kaul
By Johnny Ball
By introducing us to the key characters and best us via many old twists and turns, Johnny slowly unravels the story of ways humanity equipped up a data and figuring out of shapes, numbers and styles from precedent days, a narrative that leads on to the technological wonderland we are living in this present day. As Galileo acknowledged, 'Everything within the universe is written within the language of mathematics', and Wonders past Numbers is your consultant to this language.
Mathematics is just one a part of this wealthy and sundry story; we meet many desirable personalities alongside the best way, comparable to a mathematician who everybody has heard of yet who would possibly not have existed; a Greek thinker who made such a lot of blunders that many sought after his books destroyed; a mathematical artist who equipped the most important masonry dome on the earth, which developers had formerly declared very unlikely; a world-renowned painter who came across arithmetic and determined he might not stand the sight of a broom; and a thinker who misplaced his head, yet simply after he had died.
Enriched with stories of colorful personalities and noteworthy discoveries, there's additionally lots of arithmetic for prepared readers to get caught into. Written in Johnny Ball's ordinarily light-hearted and interesting kind, this ebook is jam-packed with historic perception and mathematical marvels; sign up for Johnny and discover the wonders discovered past the numbers.
By H Wilhelmsson,E Lazzaro
By Juval Portugali
Complexity, Cognition and the town goals at a deeper knowing of urbanism, whereas invoking, on an equivalent footing, the contributions either the difficult and tender sciences have made, and are nonetheless making, whilst grappling with the numerous concerns and aspects of nearby making plans and dynamics. during this paintings, the writer is going past purely seeing the town as a self-organized, rising development of a few collective interplay among many stylized city "agents" – he makes the an important step of attributing cognition to his brokers and hence increases, for the 1st time, the query on the best way to care for a fancy approach composed of many interacting advanced brokers in basically outlined settings. therefore, the writer finally addresses problems with sensible relevance for city planners and choice makers.
The booklet unfolds its message in a principally nontechnical demeanour, as a way to supply a huge interdisciplinary readership with insights, rules, and different stimuli to inspire extra examine – with the twofold target of extra pushing again the bounds of complexity technological know-how and emphasizing the all-important interrelation of tough and delicate sciences in spotting the cognitive sciences as one other important aspect for significant city studies.
By Stephen Jardin
Assuming no earlier wisdom of plasma physics or numerical tools, Computational tools in Plasma Physics covers the computational arithmetic and strategies had to simulate magnetically restrained plasmas in smooth magnetic fusion experiments and destiny magnetic fusion reactors. principally self-contained, the textual content offers the elemental techniques priceless for the numerical resolution of partial differential equations.
Along with discussing numerical balance and accuracy, the writer explores some of the algorithms used this present day in sufficient intensity in order that readers can research their balance, potency, and scaling houses. He makes a speciality of mathematical versions the place the plasma is taken care of as a undertaking fluid, when you consider that this can be the main mature plasma version and such a lot acceptable to experiments. The e-book additionally emphasizes toroidal confinement geometries, quite the tokamak—a very profitable configuration for confining a high-temperature plasma. a number of the easy numerical options offered also are applicable for equations encountered in a higher-dimensional part area.
One of the main demanding study parts in glossy technological know-how is to enhance appropriate algorithms that bring about reliable and exact options which could span correct time and area scales. This ebook offers a very good operating wisdom of the algorithms utilized by the plasma physics neighborhood, aiding readers on their option to extra complicated study.