1 edition of **50 visions of mathematics** found in the catalog.

50 visions of mathematics

Sam Parc

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Published
**2014** by Oxford University Press in Oxford .

Written in English

- Mathematics,
- Popular works

**Edition Notes**

Other titles | Fifty visions of mathematics., Visions of mathematics |

Statement | edited by Sam Parc ; [with a foreword by Dara O Briain] |

Contributions | Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA93 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | ix, 198 p., [16] p. of plates |

Number of Pages | 198 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27162602M |

ISBN 10 | 0198701810 |

ISBN 10 | 9780198701811 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 863194800 |

Called to the barcode ; It contains articles by some of the best expositors of the subject du Sautoy, Singh and Stewart for example together with entertaining biographical pieces and articles of relevance to our everyday lives such as Spiegelhalter on risk and Elwes on medical imaging. She emphasised the need to reveal to students, teachers and the general public, the maths that enables our daily lives. It's a small world really ; Sir James Lighthill: A life in waves ;

The book also contains a stunning collection of 50 mathematical images, the result of an international competition that drew entries from mathematicians and enthusiasts. There are 50 pictorial 'visions of mathematics' which were supplied in response to an open call for contributions from IMA members, Plus readers and the worldwide mathematics community. Called to the barcode ; Solving the Bristol bridge problem ; Teacher Tesimonials "I've seen the greatest impact in my self-contained class. Each article is designed to be read in one sitting and to be accessible to a general audience.

Of catastrophes and creodes: How maths benefits from collaboration with other fields ; Their crinkly outlines look just as crinkly whether your standing back or zooming in for a closer view. Each article is designed to be read in one sitting and to be accessible to a general audience. Some of the founding members of the IMA were present at this week's celebrations, receiving awards to celebrate their fifty years of membership.

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How does mathematics help 50 visions of mathematics book a murder scene? The mathematics of messages ; 3. It's a small world really ; Anecdotes of Dr Barrow ; To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications IMAthis book is designed to showcase the beauty of mathematics — including images inspired by mathematical problems — together with its 50 visions of mathematics book effectiveness and applicability, without frying your brain.

This is not a carrot: Paraconsistent mathematics ; There are many uses for this book Maths from the aerospace industry where he himself worked for many years being used to understand role of blood flow in strokes and managing risk in insurance markets; Rwandan coffee farmers using apps that rely on analytic algorithms to analyse satellite data; maths is even responsible for making vacuum cleaners quieter!

It gives my students a strong entry point into the problem and activates their prior knowledge of concepts. She emphasised the need to reveal to students, teachers and the general public, the maths that enables our daily lives.

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications IMAthis book is designed to showcase the beauty of mathematics - including images inspired by mathematical problems - together with its unreasonable effectiveness and applicability, without frying your brain.

There is also other content. Career: A sample path ; Tony Hilton Royle Skyrme ; Motorway mathematics ; Hogan, University of Cambridge. There is also other content. The Tower of Hanoi: Where mathematics meets psychology ; The mystery of Groombridge Place ; Pythagoras's Theorem: b2 ; Her look back over the last 50 years of maths education was both personal and professional.Jan 31, · Buy 50 Visions of Mathematics by Dara O' Briain (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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