Fascinating, accessible introduction to enormously important intellectual system with numerous applications to social, economic, political problems. Newly revised edition offers overview of game theory, then ...

Designed for those involved in analysis and design of random systems, this text analyzes a class of discrete mathematical models of engineering systems. It clearly ...

An introduction to the themes of mathematical analysis, this text is geared toward advanced undergraduate and graduate students. Topics include operators, function spaces, Hilbert spaces ...

Beginning with a general discussion of the linear equation, topics developed include stability theory for autonomous and nonautonomous systems. Two appendices are also provided, and ...

Volume I of a two-volume set, this text for a course in numerical analysis offers a broad overview of computer-oriented numerical algorithms. Topics include solution ...

Pioneering book presents basic theory, experimental methods and results, solution of boundary value problems. Topics include creep, stress and strain, deformation analyses, multiple integral representation ...

Classic, comprehensive treatment covers Euclidean displacements; instantaneous kinematics; two-position, three-position, four-and-more position theory; special motions; multiparameter motions; kinematics in other geometries; and special mathematical methods ...

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Fundamental topological facts, together with detailed explanations of the necessary technical apparatus, constitute this clearly written, well-organized 3-part text. Part 1 deals with certain classic ...

Employing a practical, "learn by doing" approach, this 1st-rate text fosters the development of the skills beyond pure mathematics needed to set up and manipulate ...

An introduction to the mathematical theory of multistage decision processes, this text takes a "functional equation" approach to the discovery of optimum policies. The text ...

This comprehensive text explores the mathematical models underlying the theory of scheduling. Organized according to scheduling problem type, it examines 3 solution techniques: algebraic, probabilistic ...

This non-classical treatment focuses on developing aspects that differ from the theory of ordinary metric spaces, working directly with probability distribution functions rather than random ...

When first published in 1977, this volume made recent accomplishments in its field available to advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students of mathematics. Requiring only ...