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  • Ant Colony Optimization (Hardback)

    Ant Colony Optimization (Hardback)

    $23.95

    "The complex social behaviors of ants have been much studied by science, and computer scientists are now finding that these behavior patterns can provide models for solving difficult combinatorial optimization problems." — From the back cover

  • The Definitive Guide to Jython: Python for the Java Platform (Softcover)

    The Definitive Guide to Jython: Python for the Java Platform (Softcover)

    $39.95

    "Dear Reader: With Jython you enjoy the increased productivity and clarity of Python, and the ability to integrate with existing Java™ libraries. You get the best of both worlds: the elegance of Python, and the enterprise-readiness and maturity of the JVM. The Definitive Guide to Jython explores the Python programming language from the ground up, pointing out along the way details that are specific to Jython. If you are unfamiliar with the Python language, then you can get started here, but you will also learn about the differences between Jython and standard CPython as you go." — From the back cover

  • Patterns for Parallel Programming (Hardback)

    Patterns for Parallel Programming (Hardback)

    $36.95

    "From grids to clusters to next-generation game consoles, parallel computing is going mainstream. Innovations such as Hyper-Threading Technology, HyperTransport Technology, and multicore microprocessors from IBM, Intel, and Sun are accelerating the movement's growth. Only one thing is missing—programmers with the skills to meet the soaring demand for parallel software. That's where Patterns for Parallel Programming comes in." — From the back cover

  • Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry: An Analytic Approach (Softcover)

    Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry: An Analytic Approach (Softcover)

    $23.39

    "This book gives a rigorous treatment of the fundamentals of plane geometry — Euclidean, spherical, elliptical, and hyperbolic — from an analytic point of view." — From the back cover

  • Simulation and Inference for Stochastic Differential Equations: With R Examples (Hardback)

    Simulation and Inference for Stochastic Differential Equations: With R Examples (Hardback)

    $56.95

    "This book is very different from any other publication in the field and it is unique because of its focus on the practical implementation of the simulation and estimation methods presented." — From the back cover

  • Term Rewriting and All That (Hardback)

    Term Rewriting and All That (Hardback)

    $92.89

    "This is the first English language textbook offering a unified and self-contained introduction to the field of term rewriting. It covers all the basic material (abstract reduction systems, termination, confluence, completion, and combination problems), but also some important and closely connected subjects: universal algebra, unification theory, and Gröbner bases." — From the back cover

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    Handbook of Mathematics and Computational Science (Hardback)

    $39.50

    "The Harris and Stocker Handbook of Mathematics and Computation Science is a complete desk-top reference for working scientists, engineers, and students. It serves as a veritable math toolbox for rapid access to a wealth of mathematics information for everyday use in problem solving, homework, examinations, etc." — From the back cover

  • Computational Geometry in C (Softcover)

    Computational Geometry in C (Softcover)

    $23.39

    "This is the newly revised and expanded edition of a popular introduction to the design and implementation of geometry algorithms arising in areas such as computer graphics, robotics, and engineering design." — From the back cover

  • Theory of Linear and Integer Programming (Softcover)

    Theory of Linear and Integer Programming (Softcover)

    $83.39

    "This book describes the theory of linear and integer programming and surveys the algorithms for linear and integer programming problems, focusing on complexity analysis. It aims at complementing the more practically oriented books in this field." — From the back cover

  • Prentice Hall Series in Artificial Intelligence: ANSI Common Lisp (Softcover)

    Prentice Hall Series in Artificial Intelligence: ANSI Common Lisp (Softcover)

    $36.89

    "ANSI Common Lisp combines an introduction to Lisp programming and a convenient, up-to-date reference manual for ANSI Common Lisp. Beginners will find that its careful explanations and interesting examples make Lisp programming easy to learn. Professional programmers will appreciate its thorough, practical approach." — From the back cover

  • Domain-Specific Languages (Hardback)

    Domain-Specific Languages (Hardback)

    $31.59

    "When carefully selected and used, Domain-Specific Languages (DSLs) may simplify complex code, promote effective communication with customers, improve productivity, and unclog development bottlenecks. In Domain-Specific Languages, noted software development expert Martin Fowler first provides the information software professionals need to decide if and when to utilize DSLs. Then, where DSLs prove suitable, Fowler presents effective techniques for building them, and guides software engineers in choosing the right approaches for their applications." — From the back cover

  • Perspectives on Projective Geometry: A Guided Tour Through Real and Complex Geometry (Hardback)

    Perspectives on Projective Geometry: A Guided Tour Through Real and Complex Geometry (Hardback)

    $58.59

    "Projective geometry is one of the most fundamental and at the same time most beautiful branches of geometry. It can be considered the common foundation of many other geometric disciplines like Euclidean geometry, hyperbolic and elliptic geometry or even relativistic space-time geometry. This book offers a comprehensive introduction to this fascinating field and its applications." — From the back cover

  • The Mathematica GuideBook for Graphics (Hardback with DVD-ROM)

    The Mathematica GuideBook for Graphics (Hardback with DVD-ROM)

    $122.95

    "The Mathematica GuideBook for Graphics provides a comprehensive step-by-step development of how to use Mathematica to visualize functions and data, manipulate graphcis, and optimize their appearance." — From the back cover

  • The Mathematica GuideBook for Numerics (Hardback with DVD-ROM)

    The Mathematica GuideBook for Numerics (Hardback with DVD-ROM)

    $76.59

    "The Mathematica GuideBook for Numerics (text and code fully tailored for Mathematica 5.1) concentrates on Mathematica's numerical mathematics capaiblities." — From the back cover

  • The Mathematica GuideBook for Symbolics (Hardback Only)

    The Mathematica GuideBook for Symbolics (Hardback Only)

    $32.75

    "The Mathematica GuideBook for Symbolics (code and text fully tailored for Mathematica 5.1) deals with Mathematica's symbolic mathematical capabilities." — From the back cover

  • The Mathematica GuideBook for Programming (Hardback with DVD-ROM)

    The Mathematica GuideBook for Programming (Hardback with DVD-ROM)

    $37.95

    "The Mathematica GuideBook for Programming provides a comprehensive, step-by-step development of Mathematica programming capabilities and contains an enormous collection of examples and worked exercises." — From the back cover

  • Quantum Computer Science: An Introduction (Hardback)

    Quantum Computer Science: An Introduction (Hardback)

    $34.95

    "In the 1990s it was realized that quantum physics has some spectacular applications in computer science. This book is a concise introduction to quantum computation, developing the basic elements of this new branch of computational theory without assuming any background in physics." — From the back cover

  • Use R! : Lattice: Multivariate Data Visualization with R (Softcover)

    Use R! : Lattice: Multivariate Data Visualization with R (Softcover)

    $33.35

    "R is rapidly growing in popularity as the environment of choice for data analysis and graphics both in academia and industry. Lattice brings the proven design of Trellis graphics (originally developed for S by William S. Cleveland and colleagues at Bell Labs) to R, considerably expanding it capabilities in the process." — From the back cover

  • Learning Bayesian Networks (Hardback)

    Learning Bayesian Networks (Hardback)

    $82.95

    "Learning Bayesian Networks offers the first accessible and unified text on the study and application of Bayesian networks." — From the back cover

  • Garbage Collection: Algorithms for Automatic Dynamic Memory Management (Hardback)

    Garbage Collection: Algorithms for Automatic Dynamic Memory Management (Hardback)

    $59.65

    "This book considers how dynamic memory can be recycled automatically to guarantee error-free memory management. Their is an abundant but disparate literature on the subject, largely confined to research papers. This book sets out to pool this experience in a single accessible and unified framework." — From the back cover

  • Petri Nets for Systems Engineering: A Guide to Modeling, Verification, and Applications (Hardback)

    Petri Nets for Systems Engineering: A Guide to Modeling, Verification, and Applications (Hardback)

    $45.59

    "Formal methods for the specification and verification of hardware and software systems are becoming more and more important as systems increase in size and complexity. The aim of the book is to illustrate progress in formal methods, based on Petri net formalisms. It contains a collection of examples arising from different fields, such as flexible manufacturing, telecommunications and work-flow management systems." — From the back cover

  • Elements of Statistical Computing: Numerical Computation (Hardback)

    Elements of Statistical Computing: Numerical Computation (Hardback)

    $73.79

    "Statistics and computing share many close relationships. Computing now permeates every aspect of statistics, from pure description to the development of statistical theory. At the same time, the computational methods used in statistical work span much of computer science." — From the back cover

  • On Quaternions and Octonions: Their Geometry, Arithmetic, and Symmetry (Hardback)

    On Quaternions and Octonions: Their Geometry, Arithmetic, and Symmetry (Hardback)

    $23.75

    "The programmers of video games make heavy use of quaternions, as do the controllers of spacecraft, since in both these disciplines it is necessary to compose rotations with minimal computation. We have eschewed writing of these and other practical applications ..." — From the Preface (page xii)

  • Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation (Hardback)

    Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation (Hardback)

    $37.75

    "This book combines topics in mathematics (geometry and topology), computer science (algorithms), and engineering (mesh generation)." — From the back cover

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