• Publications
  • Influence
Making Votes Count
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Searching for New Mathematics
  • I. Peterson
  • Computer Science, Mathematics
  • SIAM Rev.
  • 1 February 1991
TLDR
Nonmathematicians interested in keeping up with contemporary research face daunting obstacles. Expand
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Fatal Defect: Chasing Killer Computer Bugs
From the Publisher: More than ever, our society depends on the reliable - if not always correct - functioning of computers. Computers amplify not only our genius but our flaws, sometimes toExpand
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  • 1
Books-Received - Newton's Clock - Chaos in the Solar System
In this book, author Ivars Peterson examines a mystery that has fascinated and tormented astronomers and mathematicians for centuries: are the orbits of planets and other bodies stable andExpand
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They Said It Wouldn't Work
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  • 1
Exceptions to the Rule
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  • 1
The Art of Computer Graphics
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The glutamate dehydrogenase of Plasmodium lophurae (avian malaria).
Abstract The agent of avian malaria, Plasmodium lophurae , contains an NADP-glutamate dehydrogenase (EC 1.4.1.2) which is capable of oxidizing glutamate to α-ketoglutarate. This glutamateExpand
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The Mathematical Tourist
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The Mathematical Tourist: Snapshots of Modern Mathematics
TLDR
The science writer Ivars Peterson conducts the reader through the world of modern mathematics. Expand
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