## What are the Chances of That?: How to Think About Uncertainty

*Andrew C. A. Elliott*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- September 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198869023
- eISBN:
- 9780191905490
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198869023.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

What are the Chances of That? discusses chance and the importance of understanding how it affects our lives in its various guises such as risk, luck, and coincidence. The book goes beyond a ... More

## The Disc Embedding Theorem

*Stefan Behrens, Boldizsar Kalmar, Min Hoon Kim, Mark Powell, and Arunima Ray (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- September 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198841319
- eISBN:
- 9780191876929
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198841319.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology, Pure Mathematics

The disc embedding theorem provides a detailed proof of the eponymous theorem in 4-manifold topology. The theorem, due to Michael Freedman, underpins virtually all of our understanding of 4-manifolds ... More

## Quick(er) Calculations: How to add, subtract, multiply, square, and square root more swiftly

*Trevor Davis Lipscombe*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- May 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198852650
- eISBN:
- 9780191887222
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198852650.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Educational Mathematics

Quick(er) Calculations describes tips, tricks, and techniques to enable the reader to add, subtract, multiply, divide, find square roots, and form squares more rapidly than before. There are over 600 ... More

## Martin Folkes (1690-1754): Newtonian, Antiquary, Connoisseur

*Anna Marie Roos*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- April 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198830061
- eISBN:
- 9780191868528
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198830061.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

Martin Folkes (1690–1754): Newtonian, Antiquary, Connoisseur is a cultural and intellectual biography of the only President of both the Royal Society and the Society of Antiquaries. Sir Isaac ... More

## Modern Applications of Graph Theory

*Vadim Zverovich*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- May 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198856740
- eISBN:
- 9780191890024
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198856740.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book discusses many modern, cutting-edge applications of graph theory, such as traffic networks and Braess’ paradox, navigable networks and optimal routing for emergency response, ... More

## Communicating with Data: The Art of Writing for Data Science

*Deborah Nolan and Sara Stoudt*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- July 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198862741
- eISBN:
- 9780191895357
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198862741.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis, Applied Mathematics

Communicating with Data: The Art of Writing for Data Science aims to help students and researchers write about their data insights in a way that is both compelling and faithful to the data. This book ... More

## Measurement Error in Longitudinal Data

*Alexandru Cernat and Joseph W. Sakshaug (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- May 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198859987
- eISBN:
- 9780191892448
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198859987.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis, Applied Mathematics

Understanding change is essential in most scientific fields. This is highlighted by the importance of issues such as shifts in public health and changes in public opinion regarding politicians and ... More

## Fundamentals of Mathematical Analysis

*Adel N. Boules*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- May 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198868781
- eISBN:
- 9780191905254
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198868781.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis, Applied Mathematics

Fundamentals of Mathematical Analysis is a beginning graduate textbook on real and functional analysis, with a substantial component on topology. The three leading chapters furnish background ... More

## Patterns in Mathematics Classroom Interaction: A Conversation Analytic Approach

*Jenni Ingram*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- March 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198869313
- eISBN:
- 9780191905520
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198869313.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Educational Mathematics

Classroom interaction has a significant influence on teaching and learning mathematics. It is through interaction that we solve problems, build ideas, make connections, and develop our understanding. ... More

## 2-Dimensional Categories

*Niles Johnson and Donald Yau*

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- February 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198871378
- eISBN:
- 9780191914850
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198871378.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

2-Dimensional Categories provides an introduction to 2-categories and bicategories, assuming only the most elementary aspects of category theory. A review of basic category theory is followed by a ... More

## Gauge Field Theory in Natural Geometric Language: A revisitation of mathematical notions of quantum physics

*Daniel Canarutto*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- December 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198861492
- eISBN:
- 9780191894374
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198861492.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics

This monograph addresses the need to clarify basic mathematical concepts at the crossroad between gravitation and quantum physics. Selected mathematical and theoretical topics are exposed within a ... More

## Multisensory Experiences: Where the senses meet technology

*Carlos Velasco and Marianna Obrist*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198849629
- eISBN:
- 9780191884108
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198849629.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

Most of our everyday life experiences are multisensory in nature, i.e. they consist of what we see, hear, feel, taste, smell, and much more. Almost any experience, such as eating a meal or going to ... More

## Parallel Scientific Computation: A Structured Approach Using BSP

*Rob H. Bisseling*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- October 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198788348
- eISBN:
- 9780191830273
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198788348.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book explains how to use the bulk synchronous parallel (BSP) model to design and implement parallel algorithms in the areas of scientific computing and big data. Furthermore, it presents a ... More

## The Phantom Pattern Problem: The Mirage of Big Data

*Gary Smith and Jay Cordes*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- October 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198864165
- eISBN:
- 9780191896514
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198864165.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Numerical Analysis

Pattern recognition prowess served our ancestors well. However, today we are confronted by a deluge of data that are far more abstract, complicated, and difficult to interpret than were annual ... More

## Cryptographic Primitives in Blockchain Technology: A mathematical introduction

*Andreas Bolfing*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- October 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198862840
- eISBN:
- 9780191895463
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198862840.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

Many online applications, especially in the financial industries, are running on blockchain technologies in a decentralized manner, without the use of an authoritative entity or a trusted third ... More

## Poems That Solve Puzzles: The History and Science of Algorithms

*Chris Bleakley*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- October 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198853732
- eISBN:
- 9780191888168
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198853732.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

Algorithms are the hidden methods that computers apply to process information and make decisions. The book tells the story of algorithms from their ancient origins to the present day and beyond. The ... More

## Modern Risk Quantification in Complex Projects: Non-linear Monte Carlo and System Dynamics Methodologies

*Yuri G. Raydugin*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- October 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198844334
- eISBN:
- 9780191879883
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198844334.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis, Applied Mathematics

There are multiple complaints that existing project risk quantification methods—both parametric and Monte Carlo—fail to produce accurate project duration and cost-risk contingencies in a majority of ... More

## How to Free Your Inner Mathematician: Notes on Mathematics and Life

*Susan D'Agostino*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- April 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198843597
- eISBN:
- 9780191879388
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198843597.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Educational Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

How to Free Your Inner Mathematician: Notes on Mathematics and Life offers readers guidance in managing the fear, freedom, frustration, and joy that often accompany calls to think mathematically. ... More

## Modal Homotopy Type Theory: The Prospect of a New Logic for Philosophy

*David Corfield*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- March 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198853404
- eISBN:
- 9780191888069
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198853404.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

In[KF1] 1914, in an essay entitled ‘Logic as the Essence of Philosophy’, Bertrand Russell promised to revolutionize philosophy by introducing there the ‘new logic’ of Frege and Peano: “The old logic ... More

## Pythagoras' Legacy: Mathematics in Ten Great Ideas

*Marcel Danesi*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- January 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198852247
- eISBN:
- 9780191886959
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198852247.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics, Educational Mathematics

The history of mathematics starts in earnest with one of Pythagoras’ most important proofs, the Pythagorean theorem. This proof was the first link in a chain of ground-breaking ideas, all ... More

## Categories for Quantum Theory: An Introduction

*Chris Heunen and Jamie Vicary*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- January 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198739623
- eISBN:
- 9780191802584
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198739623.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Mathematical Physics, Applied Mathematics

Monoidal category theory serves as a powerful framework for describing logical aspects of quantum theory, giving an abstract language for parallel and sequential composition and a conceptual way to ... More

## On the Foundations of Computing

*Giuseppe Primiero*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- July 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198835646
- eISBN:
- 9780191873232
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198835646.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

This book is a technical, historical, and conceptual investigation into the three main methodological approaches to the computational sciences: mathematical, engineering, and experimental. Part I ... More

## Computing Possible Futures

*William B. Rouse*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- September 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198846420
- eISBN:
- 9780191881589
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198846420.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

This book discusses the use of models and interactive visualizations to explore designs of systems and policies in determining whether such designs would be effective. Executives and senior managers ... More

## An Invitation to Computational Homotopy

*Graham Ellis*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- November 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198832973
- eISBN:
- 9780191871375
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198832973.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization, Geometry / Topology

This book is an introduction to elementary algebraic topology for students with an interest in computers and computer programming. Its aim is to illustrate how the basics of the subject can be ... More

## Machine Learning for Signal Processing: Data Science, Algorithms, and Computational Statistics

*Max A. Little*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- October 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198714934
- eISBN:
- 9780191879180
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198714934.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy, Mathematical Physics

Digital signal processing (DSP) is one of the ‘foundational’ engineering topics of the modern world, without which technologies such the mobile phone, television, CD and MP3 players, WiFi and radar, ... More

## The 9 Pitfalls of Data Science

*Gary Smith and Jay Cordes*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- September 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198844396
- eISBN:
- 9780191879937
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198844396.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Numerical Analysis

Scientific rigor and critical thinking skills are indispensable in this age of big data because machine learning and artificial intelligence are often led astray by meaningless patterns. The 9 ... More

## George Gabriel Stokes: Life, Science and Faith

*Mark McCartney, Andrew Whitaker, and Alastair Wood (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- August 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198822868
- eISBN:
- 9780191861321
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198822868.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

George Gabriel Stokes was one of the most significant mathematicians and natural philosophers of the nineteenth century. Serving as Lucasian professor at Cambridge he made wide-ranging contributions ... More

## The Joy of Statistics: A Treasury of Elementary Statistical Tools and their Applications

*Steve Selvin*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- May 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198833444
- eISBN:
- 9780191872280
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198833444.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics, Applied Mathematics

The Joy of Statistics consists of a series of 42 “short stories,” each illustrating how elementary statistical methods are applied to data to produce insight and solutions to the questions data are ... More

## Matheron's Theory of Regionalised Variables

*Georges Matheron*

*Vera Pawlowsky-Glahn and Jean Serra (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- June 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198835660
- eISBN:
- 9780191873249
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198835660.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book has never been published before, although its contents have provided the basis for hundreds of papers, theses, and books on geostatistics. The chapters are based on the lectures of a summer ... More

## Functional Gaussian Approximation for Dependent Structures

*Florence Merlevède, Magda Peligrad, and Sergey Utev*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- April 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198826941
- eISBN:
- 9780191865961
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198826941.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This book has its origin in the need for developing and analyzing mathematical models for phenomena that evolve in time and influence each another, and aims at a better understanding of the structure ... More

## The Mathematical World of Charles L. Dodgson (Lewis Carroll)

*Robin Wilson and Amirouche Moktefi (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- April 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198817000
- eISBN:
- 9780191858697
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198817000.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson is best known for his ‘Alice’ books, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, written under his pen-name of Lewis Carroll. He is also remembered as a ... More

## The Error of Truth: How History and Mathematics Came Together to Form Our Character and Shape Our Worldview

*Steven J. Osterlind*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- January 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198831600
- eISBN:
- 9780191869532
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198831600.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

The Error of Truth recounts the astonishing and unexpected tale of how quantitative thinking was invented and rose to primacy in our lives in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, bringing us ... More

## Game Theory, Diplomatic History and Security Studies

*Frank C. Zagare*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- February 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198831587
- eISBN:
- 9780191869525
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198831587.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy, Applied Mathematics

The main purpose of this book is to demonstrate, by way of example, the several advantages of using a formal game-theoretic framework to explain complex events, diplomatic history, and contentious ... More

## From Christoffel Words to Markoff Numbers

*Christophe Reutenauer*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- January 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198827542
- eISBN:
- 9780191866418
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198827542.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

Christoffel introduced in 1875 a special class of words on a binary alphabet, linked to continued fractions. Some years laterMarkoff published his famous theory, called nowMarkoff theory. It ... More

## Geometry and Physics: Volume I: A Festschrift in honour of Nigel Hitchin

*Andrew Dancer, Jørgen Ellegaard Andersen, and Oscar García-Prada (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- December 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198802013
- eISBN:
- 9780191840500
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198802013.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

These volumes contain the proceedings of the conference held at Aarhus, Oxford and Madrid in September 2016 to mark the seventieth birthday of Nigel Hitchin, one of the world’s foremost geometers and ... More

## Geometry and Physics: Volume II: A Festschrift in honour of Nigel Hitchin

*Andrew Dancer, Jørgen Ellegaard Andersen, and Oscar García-Prada (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- December 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198802020
- eISBN:
- 9780191869068
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198802020.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

These volumes contain the proceedings of the conference held at Aarhus, Oxford and Madrid in September 2016 to mark the seventieth birthday of Nigel Hitchin, one of the world’s foremost geometers and ... More

## Elements of Geometry of Balls in Banach Spaces

*Kazimierz Goebel and Stanislaw Prus*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- April 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198827351
- eISBN:
- 9780191866265
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198827351.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

One of the subjects of functional analysis is classification of Banach spaces depending on various properties of the unit ball. The need of such considerations comes from a number of applications to ... More

## Modern Fortran Explained: Incorporating Fortran 2018

*Michael Metcalf, John Reid, and Malcolm Cohen*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- October 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198811893
- eISBN:
- 9780191850028
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198811893.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

Fortran marches on, remaining one of the principal programming languages used in high-performance scientific, numerical, and engineering computing. A series of significant revisions to the standard ... More

## An Alternative Approach to Lie Groups and Geometric Structures

*Ercüment H. Ortaçgil*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- September 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198821656
- eISBN:
- 9780191860959
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198821656.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

This book is about the foundations of geometric symmetry, namely, Lie groups and differential geometry. Although this is a classical subject about which hundreds of books have been written, this book ... More

## Spectral Theory and Differential Operators

*David Edmunds and Des Evans*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- September 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198812050
- eISBN:
- 9780191861130
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198812050.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

This book gives an account of those parts of the analysis of closed linear operators acting in Banach or Hilbert spaces that are relevant to spectral problems involving differential operators, and ... More

## The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: A Guide for Scientists, Engineers, and Mathematicians

*Jacqueline Dewar, Curtis Bennett, and Matthew A. Fisher*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- June 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198821212
- eISBN:
- 9780191860751
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198821212.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Educational Mathematics

This book is a guide to the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) for scientists, engineers, and mathematicians teaching at the collegiate level in countries around the world. It shows ... More

## Socio-Informatics

*Volker Wulf, Volkmar Pipek, David Randall, Markus Rohde, Kjeld Schmidt, and Gunnar Stevens (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- April 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198733249
- eISBN:
- 9780191797736
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198733249.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization

The last 25 years have seen a small revolution in our approach to the understanding of new technology and information systems. It has become a founding assumption of computer-supported cooperative ... More

## Games User Research

*Anders Drachen, Pejman Mirza-Babaei, and Lennart Nacke (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- March 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198794844
- eISBN:
- 9780191836336
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198794844.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy, Computational Mathematics / Optimization

Today, Games User Research forms an integral component of the development of any kind of interactive entertainment. User research stands as the primary source of business intelligence in the ... More

## Computational Interaction

*Antti Oulasvirta, Per Ola Kristensson, Xiaojun Bi, and Andrew Howes (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- March 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198799603
- eISBN:
- 9780191839832
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198799603.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

This book presents computational interaction as an approach to explaining and enhancing the interaction between humans and information technology. Computational interaction applies abstraction, ... More

## Optimal Spacecraft Trajectories

*John E. Prussing*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- February 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198811084
- eISBN:
- 9780191848360
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198811084.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Optimal spacecraft trajectories are given a modern comprehensive treatment of the theory and important results. In most cases “optimal” means minimum propellant. Less propellant required results in ... More

## Theories, Sites, Toposes: Relating and studying mathematical theories through topos-theoretic 'bridges'

*Olivia Caramello*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- March 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198758914
- eISBN:
- 9780191818752
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198758914.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology, Pure Mathematics

This book is devoted to a general study of geometric theories from a topos-theoretic perspective. After recalling the necessary topos-theoretic preliminaries, it presents the main methodology it uses ... More

## The Correspondence of Charles Hutton: Mathematical Networks in Georgian Britain

*Benjamin Wardhaugh*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- February 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198805045
- eISBN:
- 9780191843150
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198805045.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This book contains complete transcriptions, with notes, of the 133 surviving letters of Charles Hutton (1737–1823). The letters span the period 1770–1823 and are drawn from nearly thirty different ... More

## Heavenly Numbers: Astronomy and Authority in Early Imperial China

*Christopher Cullen*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- January 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198733119
- eISBN:
- 9780191797705
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198733119.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This book is a history of the development of mathematical astronomy in China, from the late third century BCE, to the early third century CE—a period often referred to as ‘early imperial China’. It ... More

## Finite Elasticity Theory

*David J. Steigmann*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- December 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198567783
- eISBN:
- 9780191746536
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198567783.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book is suitable for a first-year graduate course on Non-linear Elasticity Theory. It is aimed at graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and researchers working in Mechanics. Included is a ... More

## Non-Standard Parametric Statistical Inference

*Russell Cheng*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- September 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198505044
- eISBN:
- 9780191746390
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198505044.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This book discusses the fitting of parametric statistical models to data samples. Emphasis is placed on (i) how to recognize situations where the problem is non-standard, when parameter estimates ... More