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## Handbook of Mathematics and Computational Science (Hardback)"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 ## $39.50 |

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**LIKE NEW:** This hefty reference book is in excellent, like-new condition. It was printed on acid-free paper.

## Description

Continued from the back cover: “This complete reference covers practical mathematics—from arithmetic to statistics, algebra to calculus. It also covers the use of numerical or algebraic methods and computer software algorithms, which increasingly supplement methods of analytical mathematics used today in both education and practice.

“Compiled by professional scientists, engineers, and lecturers who are experts in the day-to-day use of mathematics, internationally known for its clarity and completeness, the Handbook includes hundreds of tables and commonly used functions, formulae, transformations, and series, as well as many applications to problems of considerable value to the professional scientist or engineer working daily with scientific formulae and mathematical or numerical methods. User access is direct and swift through the user-friendly layout, structure table of contents, and extensive index.

“The math toolbox for everyone from high school math to college student to practitioner!”

**Chapters**

- Numerical computation (arithmetics and numerics)
- Equations and inequalities (algebra)
- Geometry and trigonometry in the plane
- Solid geometry
- Functions
- Vector analysis
- Coordinate systems
- Analytic geometry
- Matrices, determinants, and systems of linear equations
- Boolean algebra-application in switching algebra
- Graphs and Algorithms
- Differential calculus
- Differential geometry
- Infinite series
- Integral calculus
- Vector analysis
- Complex variables and functions
- Differential equations
- Fourier transformation
- Laplace and z transformations
- Probability theory and mathematical statistics
- Fuzzy logic
- Neural networks
- Computers
- Tables of integrals

## Details

- SKU:
- 2978
- Genre/Subject:
- Mathematics
- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Author:
- Harris, John W. and Horst Stocker
- Publisher:
- Springer
- Publish Date:
- 1998
- Format:
- Hardback
- Weight (pounds):
- 3.57
- Dimensions (W”xL”xH”):
- 5.4″x9.5″x2.2″
- ISBN-13:
- 9780387947464
- ISBN-10:
- 0387947469
- Grade Level:
- Grades 10-12, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, College
- Collection:
- Reference

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