Category Archives: SCIENCE

Avian Genomics in Ecology and Evolution: From the Lab into the Wild

Avian Genomics in Ecology and Evolution: From the Lab into the Wild Birds catch the public imagination like no other group of animals; in addition, birders are perhaps the largest non-professional naturalist community. Genomics and associated bioinformatics have revolutionised daily life in just a few decades. At the same time, this development has facilitated the… Read More »

Python for Probability, Statistics, and Machine Learning 2nd ed

Python for Probability, Statistics, and Machine Learning 2nd ed This textbook, fully updated to feature Python version 3.7, covers the key ideas that link probability, statistics, and machine learning illustrated using Python modules. The entire text, including all the figures and numerical results, is reproducible using the Python codes and their associated Jupyter/IPython notebooks, which are… Read More »

Sugarcane Biofuels: Status, Potential, and Prospects of the Sweet Crop to Fuel the World

Sugarcane Biofuels: Status, Potential, and Prospects of the Sweet Crop to Fuel the World Sugarcane exhibits all the major characteristics of a promising bioenergy crop including high biomass yield, C4 photosynthetic system, perennial nature, and ratooning ability. Being the largest agricultural commodity of the world with respect to total production, sugarcane biomass is abundantly available.… Read More »

Difference Equations, Discrete Dynamical Systems and Applications: ICDEA 23, Timişoara, Romania

Difference Equations, Discrete Dynamical Systems and Applications: ICDEA 23, Timişoara, Romania The book presents the proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications, ICDEA 2017, held at the West University of Timișoara, Romania, under the auspices of the International Society of Difference Equations (ISDE), July 24 – 28, 2017. It includes new… Read More »

Inverse Problems and Applications

Inverse Problems and Applications ​​This volume arose from the Third Annual Workshop on Inverse Problems, held in Stockholm on May 2-6, 2012. The proceedings present new analytical developments and numerical methods for solutions of  inverse and ill-posed problems, which consistently pose complex challenges to the development of effective numerical methods. The book highlights recent research… Read More »

An Introduction to Tensors and Group Theory for Physicists 2nd ed

An Introduction to Tensors and Group Theory for Physicists 2nd ed The second edition of this highly praised textbook provides an introduction to tensors, group theory, and their applications in classical and quantum physics. Both intuitive and rigorous, it aims to demystify tensors by giving the slightly more abstract but conceptually much clearer definition found in… Read More »

Stability of Dynamical Systems: On the Role of Monotonic and Non-Monotonic Lyapunov Functions

Stability of Dynamical Systems: On the Role of Monotonic and Non-Monotonic Lyapunov Functions The second edition of this textbook  provides a single source for the analysis of system models represented by continuous-time and discrete-time, finite-dimensional and infinite-dimensional, and continuous and discontinuous dynamical systems.  For these system models, it presents results which comprise the classical Lyapunov… Read More »

Stability of Functional Equations in Banach Algebras

Stability of Functional Equations in Banach Algebras Some of the most recent and significant results on homomorphisms and derivations in Banach algebras, quasi-Banach algebras, C*-algebras, C*-ternary algebras, non-Archimedean Banach algebras and multi-normed algebras are presented in this book. A brief introduction for functional equations and their stability is provided with historical remarks. Since the homomorphisms… Read More »

Analytic Number Theory: In Honor of Helmut Maier’s 60th Birthday 1st ed

Analytic Number Theory: In Honor of Helmut Maier’s 60th Birthday 1st ed This volume contains a collection of research and survey papers written by some of the most eminent mathematicians in the international community and is dedicated to Helmut Maier, whose own research has been groundbreaking and deeply influential to the field. Specific emphasis is given… Read More »

Essentials of Measure Theory 1st ed

Essentials of Measure Theory 1st ed Classical in its approach, this textbook is thoughtfully designed and composed in two parts. Part I is meant for a one-semester beginning graduate course in measure theory, proposing an “abstract” approach to measure and integration, where the classical concrete cases of Lebesgue measure and Lebesgue integral are presented as an… Read More »