Non-Associative Normed Algebras
2 Volume Hardback Set
Part of Encyclopedia of Mathematics and its Applications
Miguel Cabrera García, Universidad de Granada
Ángel Rodríguez Palacios, Universidad de Granada
HB | ISBN: 9781108679077
This two-volume work on non-associative normed algebras reorganises an enormous amount of research material dispersed across hundreds of papers, producing new results. It provides a unique treatment, intended for both researchers and graduate students, and is sure to become a central resource.
Synthetic Differential Topology
Part of London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series
Marta Bunge, McGill University, Montréal
Felipe Gago, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Ana María San Luis, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
PB | ISBN: 9781108447232
This clear and comprehensive book formally introduces synthetic differential topology, a natural extension of the theory of synthetic differential geometry. It will be of interest to researchers in topos theory and to mathematicians interested in the categorical foundations of differential geometry and topology.
From Coupled Systems to Complex Networks
Stefano Boccaletti, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Rome
Alexander N. Pisarchik, Technical University of Madrid
Charo I. del Genio, University of Warwick
Andreas Amann, University College Cork
HB | ISBN: 9781107056268
A modern introduction to synchronization phenomena, this book presents recent discoveries and the current state of research in the field, from low-dimensional systems to complex networks. The demonstrations, numerous illustrations and application examples will help advanced graduate students and researchers gain an organic understanding of the subject.
The Principle of Least Action
History and Physics
Alberto Rojo, Oakland University, Michigan
Anthony Bloch, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
PB | ISBN: 9780521869027
An accessible introduction to the principle of least action, its history and its fundamental role in science. Including explanations from historical sources, hallmark papers, and worked examples, this is a story that is understandable to those with a less mathematical background, as well as to researchers and students of physics and the history of physics.
Language, Cognition, and Computational Models
Part of Studies in Natural Language Processing
Thierry Poibeau, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris
Aline Villavicencio, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
HB | ISBN: 9781107162228
Featuring contributions from a diverse group of experts, this book explores issues related to language and cognition using recent computational models. It proposes original analyses and develops computational models that have been tested and evaluated on real data. The book will be useful to researchers and graduate students.
Innovating Climate Governance
Moving Beyond Experiments
Bruno Turnheim, King's College London
Paula Kivimaa, University of Sussex
Frans Berkhout, King's College London
HB | ISBN: 9781108447232
Intended for academics and practitioners involved in studying, developing and evaluating climate governance, this innovative volume analyses bottom-up climate change initiatives on the ground, investigating what happens once these climate experiments end, and explores how they can result in transformative ways of tackling climate change.
Mathematical Modelling and Simulation in Chemical Engineering
Author: M. Chidambaram, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
HB | ISBN: 9781108470407
A useful guide explaining principles of mathematical modelling with a focus on useful case studies. It offers detailed discussion on model development of simple and complex systems, sensitivity analysis and optimization methods. Numerous review questions and MATLAB/Scilab problems make it useful for students.
Ecology and Conservation of Forest Birds
Part of Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation
Grzegorz Mikusiński, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Jean-Michel Roberge, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Robert Fuller, British Trust for Ornithology, Norfolk
PB | ISBN: 9781107420724
HB | ISBN: 9781107072138
Ecology and Conservation of Forest Birds is a unique review of current understanding of the relationships between forest birds and their changing environments with a particular focus on the non-tropical parts of the Northern Hemisphere. Major conservation issues include forest management, climate change, and altered disturbance regimes.
Martin E. Olsen, East Tennessee State University
Lisa Keder, Ohio State University
HB | ISBN: 9781108447232
Gynecologic Care provides comprehensive coverage for the essentials of gynecologic management. It is one in a three book series which covers the breadth of the obstetrics and gynecology specialty. The other books in the series are Obstetric Care and Office Care of Women.