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Computing with CellsAdvances in Membrane Computing

Computing with Cells: Advances in Membrane Computing

Pierluigi Frisco

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199542864
eISBN:
9780191715679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542864.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Biology

How could we use living cells to perform computation? Would our definition of computation change as a consequence of this? Could such a cell-computer outperform digital computers? These are some of ... More

Concentration InequalitiesA Nonasymptotic Theory of Independence

Concentration Inequalities: A Nonasymptotic Theory of Independence

Stéphane Boucheron, Gábor Lugosi, and Pascal Massart

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199535255
eISBN:
9780191747106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199535255.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Probability / Statistics, Applied Mathematics

This monograph presents a mathematical theory of concentration inequalities for functions of independent random variables. The basic phenomenon under investigation is that if a function of many ... More

Consumer Credit ModelsPricing, Profit and Portfolios

Consumer Credit Models: Pricing, Profit and Portfolios

Lyn C. Thomas

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199232130
eISBN:
9780191715914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232130.001.1
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

Credit scoring — the quantitative and statistical techniques which assess the credit risks when lending to consumers — has been one of the most successful if unsung applications of mathematics in ... More

Credit Risk ManagementBasic Concepts: Financial Risk Components, Rating Analysis, Models, Economic and Regulatory Capital

Credit Risk Management: Basic Concepts: Financial Risk Components, Rating Analysis, Models, Economic and Regulatory Capital

Tony Van Gestel and Bart Baesens

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199545117
eISBN:
9780191720147
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545117.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

This book is the first book of a series of three that provides an overview of all aspects, steps, and issues that should be considered when undertaking credit risk management, including the Basel II ... More

Dynamics of Viscous Compressible Fluids

Dynamics of Viscous Compressible Fluids

Eduard Feireisl

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198528388
eISBN:
9780191713590
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528388.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

The book presents and develops the most recent ideas and concepts of the mathematical theory of viscous, compressible, and heat conducting fluids. Two main objectives are pursued: (i) global ... More

Electromagnetism of Continuous MediaMathematical Modelling and Applications

Electromagnetism of Continuous Media: Mathematical Modelling and Applications

Mauro Fabrizio and Angelo Morro

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198527008
eISBN:
9780191713316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198527008.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book is devoted to the mathematical modelling of electromagnetic materials. Electromagnetism in matter is developed with particular emphasis on material effects, which are ascribed to memory in ... More

Everyday CryptographyFundamental Principles and Applications

Everyday Cryptography: Fundamental Principles and Applications

Keith M. Martin

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199695591
eISBN:
9780191774898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695591.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Cryptography is a vital technology that underpins the security of information in computer networks. This book presents an introduction to the role that cryptography plays in providing information ... More

The Factorization Method for Inverse Problems

The Factorization Method for Inverse Problems

Andreas Kirsch and Natalia Grinberg

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199213535
eISBN:
9780191707629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213535.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book is devoted to problems of shape identification in the context of (inverse) scattering problems and problems of impedance tomography. In contrast to traditional methods which are based on ... More

Finite Elasticity Theory

Finite Elasticity Theory

David J. Steigmann

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198567783
eISBN:
9780191746536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198567783.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book is suitable for a first-year graduate course on Non-linear Elasticity Theory. It is aimed at graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and researchers working in Mechanics. Included is a ... More

Gamma-Convergence for Beginners

Gamma-Convergence for Beginners

Andrea Braides

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198507840
eISBN:
9780191709890
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507840.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book introduces the main concepts of the theory of De Giorgi's Gamma-convergence and gives a description of its main applications to the study of asymptotic variational problems. The content is ... More

General Relativity and the Einstein Equations

General Relativity and the Einstein Equations

Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199230723
eISBN:
9780191710872
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230723.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

General Relativity has passed all experimental and observational tests to model the motion of isolated bodies with strong gravitational fields, though the mathematical and numerical study of these ... More

Inverse Eigenvalue ProblemsTheory, Algorithms, and Applications

Inverse Eigenvalue Problems: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications

Moody Chu and Gene Golub

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198566649
eISBN:
9780191718021
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566649.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

The basic goal of an inverse eigenvalue problem is to reconstruct the physical parameters of a certain system from the knowledge or desire of its dynamical behavior. Depending on the application, ... More

Krylov Subspace MethodsPrinciples and Analysis

Krylov Subspace Methods: Principles and Analysis

Jörg Liesen and Zdenek Strakos

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199655410
eISBN:
9780191744174
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655410.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Algebra

This book offers a detailed treatment of the mathematical theory of Krylov subspace methods with focus on solving systems of linear algebraic equations. Starting from the idea of projections, Krylov ... More

Multi-dimensional hyperbolic partial differential equationsFirst-order systems and applications

Multi-dimensional hyperbolic partial differential equations: First-order systems and applications

Sylvie Benzoni-Gavage and Denis Serre

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199211234
eISBN:
9780191705700
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199211234.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book presents a view of the state of the art in multi-dimensional hyperbolic partial differential equations, with a particular emphasis on problems in which modern tools of analysis have proved ... More

Multiscale MethodsBridging the Scales in Science and Engineering

Multiscale Methods: Bridging the Scales in Science and Engineering

Jacob Fish (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199233854
eISBN:
9780191715532
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233854.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Small scale features and processes occurring at nanometer and femtosecond scales have a profound impact on what happens at larger space and time scales. In view of the increasing need of ... More

The New ABCs of ResearchAchieving Breakthrough Collaborations

The New ABCs of Research: Achieving Breakthrough Collaborations

Ben Shneiderman

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198758839
eISBN:
9780191818714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198758839.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

The immense problems of the twenty-first century invite innovative thinking from students, academic researchers, business research managers, and government policymakers. Hopes for raising quality in ... More

Numerical Methods for Image Registration

Numerical Methods for Image Registration

Jan Modersitzki

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198528418
eISBN:
9780191713583
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528418.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This text provides an introduction to the theoretical, practical, and numerical aspects of image registration, with special emphasis on medical imaging. Given a so-called reference and template ... More

Optimal Spacecraft Trajectories

Optimal Spacecraft Trajectories

John E. Prussing

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780198811084
eISBN:
9780191848360
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198811084.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Optimal spacecraft trajectories are given a modern comprehensive treatment of the theory and important results. In most cases “optimal” means minimum propellant. Less propellant required results in ... More

Parallel Scientific ComputationA Structured Approach using BSP and MPI

Parallel Scientific Computation: A Structured Approach using BSP and MPI

Rob H. Bisseling

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198529392
eISBN:
9780191712869
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529392.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book explains the use of the bulk synchronous parallel (BSP) model and the BSPlib communication library in parallel algorithm design and parallel programming. The main topics treated in the book ... More

A Posteriori Error Estimation Techniques for Finite Element Methods

A Posteriori Error Estimation Techniques for Finite Element Methods

Rüdiger Verfürth

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199679423
eISBN:
9780191758485
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679423.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Numerical Analysis

Self-adaptive discretization methods nowadays are an indispensable tool for the numerical solution of partial differential equations that arise from physical and technical applications. The aim is to ... More

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