New Math Books in the Engineering and Science Library

The Mathematical Coloring Book : Mathematics of Coloring and the Colorful Life of Its Creators / Alexander Soifer.  New York: Springer, 2009.  QA166.S65X 2009

The Numbers Game : The Commonsense Guide to Understanding Numbers in the News, in Politics, and in Life / Michael Blastland and Andrew Dilnot.  New York: Gotham, 2009.  QA141.15.B535 2009

The Emergence of Probability : A Philosophical Study of Early Ideas About Probability, Induction and Statistical Inference, 2nd ed / Ian Hacking.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2006.  QA273.H22 2006

Malliavin Calculus for Lévy Processes with Applications to Finance / Giulia Di Nunno, Bernt Øksendal, and Frank Proske.  Berlin: Springer, 2009.  QA274.2.D5 2009

Rational Decisions / Ken Binmore.  Princeton, NJ: Princeton, 2009.  QA279.5.B56 2009

Introduction to Interval Analysis / Ramon E. Moore, R. Baker Kearfott and Michael J. Cloud.  Philadelphia: SIAM, 2009.  QA297.75.M656 2009

A First Course in the Numerical Analysis of Differential Equations, 2nd ed / Arieh Iserles.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2009.  QA371.I813 2009

Numerical Solutions of Partial Differential Equations / Silvia Bertoluzza, et al.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2007.  QA377.A38X 2007

Elliptic Partial Differential Equations and Quasiconformal Mappings in the Plane / Princeton, NJ: Princeton, 2009.  QA377.A836 2009

Oscillation Theory of Partial Differential Equations / Norio Yoshida.  New Jersey: World Scientific, 2008.  QA377.Y67 2008

Scientific Computing : With Case Studies / Dianne P. O’Leary.  Philadelphia: SIAM, 2009.  QA401.O44 2009

Dynamical Processes on Complex Networks / Alain Barrat, Marc Barthelemy and Alessandro Vespignani.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2008.  QA402.B374 2008

Kalman Filtering : With Real-Time Applications, 4th ed / Charles K. Chui and Guanrong Chen.  Berlin: Springer, 2009.  QA402.3.C5565 2009

Nonlinear Optimization with Engineering Applications / Michael Bartholomew-Biggs.  New York: Springer, 2008.  QA402.5.B37X 2008

Mixed Hodge Structures / Berlin: Springer, 2008.  QA564.P48 2008

Introduction to Knot Theory / Richard H. Crowell & Ralph H. Fox.  Mineola, NY: Dover, 1963, 2008.  QA612.2.C76 2008

Computational Continuum Mechanics / Ahmed A. Shabana.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2008.  QA808.2.S46 2008

An Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics : The Finite Volume Method, 2nd ed / H.K. Versteeg and W. Malalasekera.  Harlow, England: Pearson Education, 2007.  QA911.V47 2007


New Physics Books in the Engineering & Science Library

The Georgian Star :  How William and Caroline Herschel Revolutionized Our Understanding of the Cosmos / Michael D. Lemonick.  New York: W.W. Norton, 2009.  QB35.L36 2009

Death from the Skies : These Are the Ways the World Will End … / Philip Plait, Ph.D.  New York: Viking, 2008.  QB638.8.P53 2008

The Rotation of Sun and Stars / Jean-Pierre Rozelot and Coralie Neiner, eds.  Berlin: Springer, 2009.  QB810.R68X 2009

Faust in Copenhagen : A Struggle for the Soul of Physics / Gino Segrè.   New York: Penguin, 2008.  QC15.S427 2008

A Life in Twilight : The Final Years of J. Robert Oppenheimer / Mark Wolverton.  New York: St. Martin’s, 2008.  QC16.O62W65 2008

Quantum Groups / Benjamin Enriquez, ed.  Zurich: European Mathematical Society, 2008.  QC20.7.G76Q36X 2008

Difference Methods for Singular Perturbation Problems / Grigory I. Shishkin and Lidia P. Shishkina.  Boca Raton, FL: Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2009.  QC20.7.P47S55 2009

Localized Waves / Hugo E. Hernández-Figueroa, Michel Zamboni-Rached, and Erasmo Recami, eds.  Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, 2008.  QC157.L63 2008

Interpreting the Quantum World / Jeffrey Bub.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 1997  QC174.12.B83 1997

New Physics Books at the Engineering & Science Library

What’s Science Ever Done for Us?  What The Simpsons® Can Teach Us about Physics, Robots, Life, and the Universe / Paul Halpern.  Hoboken: John Wiley, 2007.   Q162.H3154 2007

Physics in Your Kitchen Lab / Edited by I. K. Kikoin, translated from the Russian by A. Zilberman.  Moscow: MIR, 1985.  QC26.P59X 1985

Antimatter / Frank Close.  Oxford:  Oxford, 2009.  QC173.C52 2009

Introduction to Micromechanics and Nanomechanics / Shaofan Li and Gang Wang.  New Jersey: World Scientific, 2008.  QC176.8.M5L5 2008

X-ray and Neutron Reflectivity : Principles and Applications / J. Daillant and A. Gibaud.   Berlin: Springer, 2009.  QC482.S3X73 2009

Angle and Spin Resolved Auger Emission : Theory and Applications to Atoms and Molecules / Bernd Lohmann.  Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2009.  QC702.7.A9L65X 2009

Nonlinear Magnetization Dynamics in Nanosystems / Giorgio Bertotti, Isaak Mayergoyz, and Claudio Serpico.  Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2009.  QC754.2.M34B47X 2009

Particle Physics, 3rd ed / B.R. Martin and G. Shaw.  Chichester: John Wiley, 2008.  QC793.2.M38 2008

Antarctic Climate Evolution / Fabio Florindo and Martin Siegert.  Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2009.  QC984.A58X 2009

Regional Climate Studies of China / Edited by C. Fu, Z. Jiang, Z. Guan, J. He and Z. Hu.  Berlin: Springer, 2008.  QC990.C5R44X 2008

New Math Books in the Engineering & Science Library

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The new books:

Malliavin Calculus and Its Applications / David Nualart.  Providence, RI:  AMS, 2009.   QA1.R33 NO. 110 2009

Large Random Matrices : Lectures on Macroscopic Asymptotics / Alice Guionnet.  Berlin:  Springer-Verlag, 2009.  QA3.L28 No. 1957

Foundations of Grothendiek Duality for Diagrams of Schemes / Joseph Lipman and Mitsuyasu Hashimoto.  Berlin:  Springer-Verlag, 2009.  QA3.L28 NO. 1960

Operator-Valued Measures and Integrals for Cone-Valued Functions / Walter Roth.  Berlin: Springer-Verlay, 2009.  QA3.L28 NO. 1964

Modules Over Operads and Functors / Benoit Fresse.  Berlin:  Springer-Verlag, 2009.  QA3.L28 NO. 1967

Endoscopy for GSp(4) and the Cohomology of Siegel Modular Threefolds / Rainer Weissauer.  Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2009.  QA3.L28 NO. 1968

Methods of Contemporary Mathematical Stastistical Physics / Edited by Roman Kotecký.  Berlin:  Springer-Verlag, 2009.  QA3.L28 NO. 1970

Introduction to Boolean Algebras / Steven Givant and Paul Halmos.  New York:  Springer, 2009.  QA10.3.G58X 2009

Mathematics for Scientists & Engineers / Harold Cohen.  Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1992. QA37.2.C63 1992

Nets, Puzzles, and Postmen / Peter M. Higgins.  Oxford:  Oxford, 2007.  QA95.H54 2007

Abstract Algebra : A First Course, 2nd ed / Dan Saracino.  Long Grove, IL: Waveland, 2008.  QA162.S37X 2008

The Pursuit of Perfect Packing, 2nd ed / Tomaso Aste and Denis Weaire.  New York: Taylor & Francis, 2008.  QA166.7.A78 2008

Essentials of Game Theory : A Concise, Multidisciplinary Introduction / Kevin Leyton-Brown and Yoav Shoham. [San Rafael, CA] : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2008.  QA269.L49X 2008

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Convergence and Applications of Newton-type Iterations / Ioannis Konstantinos Argyros.  New York:  Springer, 2008.  QA295.A74X 2008

Geometric Measure Theory : A Beginner’s Guide, 4th ed / Frank Morgan.  Burlington, MA: Academic, 2009.  QA312.M67 2009

Discontinuous Control Systems : Frequency-Domain Analysis and Design / Igor Boiko.  Boston: Birkhäuser, 2009.  QA402.35.B65X 2009

Intermediate Classical Mechanics / Joseph Norwood, Jr.  Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1979.  QA805.N77 1979