In this brief treatise, Ekelund explains some philosophical implications of recent mathematics. He examines randomness, the geometry involved in making predictions, and why general trends are easy to project, but particulars are practically impossible.
Provides an introduction to Hodge theory - one of the central and most vibrant areas of contemporary mathematics - from leading specialists on the subject. This book... Læs mere
Presents contributions from a workshop at the Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum centered... Læs mere
The description for this book, Elementary Differential Topology. (AM-54), will be forthcoming.
Surgery theory is the basis for the classification theory of manifolds. This title reflects on the... Læs mere
Surgery theory is the basis for the classification theory of manifolds. There have been extraordinary... Læs mere