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The Theory Of Matrices (Volumes 1 and 2) – Gantmacher
In this post, we will see the book The Theory Of Matrices (Volumes 1 and 2) by F. R. Gantmacher. About the book The matrix calculus is widely applied nowadays in various branches of mathematics, mechanics, theoretical physics, theoretical electrical … Continue reading
Cybernetics A to Z by V. Pekelis
In this post, we will see the book Cybernetics A to Z by V. Pekelis. About the book The appearance of the English translation of the book on cybernetics makes the author feel additional responsibility. This is because literature on … Continue reading
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Tagged algorithms, automation, computers, control systems, cybernetics, data, engineering, entropy, game theory, heuristics, information, mathematics, programming, soviet, technology
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Algorithms and Automatic Computing Machines – Trakhtenbrot
In this post, we will see the book Algorithms and Automatic Computing Machines by B. A. Trakhtenbrot. About the book This booklet, Algorithms and Automatic Computing Machines, gives some of the historical aspects of algorithms and goes on to outline … Continue reading
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Tagged algorithmically unsolvable problems, algorithms, Algorithms for Games, Automorphisms, church's theorem, computer programmes, computers, computing machines, Construction of algorithms, definition of algorithm, Human computation, iterations, self computability, The Word Problem, topics in mathematics, turing machines
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How The Machine Learned The Alphabet – Zubkov
In this post, we will see the book . About the book A little book describing how machines (computers) a can learn various things and think. The book was translated from Russian by Vladimir Korotky and illustrated by Boris Kyshtymov. … Continue reading
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Tagged algorithms, artificial intelligence, automatons, binary code, children's science, computers, intelligent machines, machine learning, malysh publishers, popular science, robots, soviet
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Criteria For Divisibility (Popular Lectures in Mathematics Vol 16) – Vorob’ev
In this post, we will see the book Criteria For Divisibility by N. N. Vorob’ev. This book is Volume 16 of Popular Lectures in Mathematics series. About the book N. N. Vorob’ev’s Criteria for Divisibility introduces the high school or … Continue reading
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Tagged algorithms, divisibility, equivalence classes, equivalence relations, integers, linear ordering, mathematics, number theory, numbers, partial ordering, popular lectures in mathematics, sets, soviet, wellordered sets, wellordering principles
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Thinking Machines – Gutenmacher
In this post, we will see the book Thinking Machines by L. Gutenmacher. About the book & the author The book describes earliest computers, technologies and computing techniques and algorithms. The fundamental aspects of computation are well described in the … Continue reading
Method of Statistical Testing – Monte Carlo Method – Shreider
In this post, we will see the book Method of Statistical Testing – Monte Carlo Method by Yu. A. Shreider. About the book The present volume of the Mathematical Reference Library is devoted to the socalled method of statistical trials … Continue reading
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Tagged accuracy, algorithms, applications, congestion processes, definite integrals, information theory, methods, monte carlo method, neutron physics, queueing, random number generation, random numbers, simulation, statistics, testing, transformation of random numbers, wiener integrals
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Mathematical Logic – Ershov, Palyutin
In this post we will see Mathematical Logic by Yu. L. Ershov, E. A. Palyutin. This book presents in a systematic way a number of topics in modern mathematical logic and the theory of algorithms. It can be used as … Continue reading
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Tagged algebraic systems, algorithms, axiomatic systems, boolean algebra, calculus of predicates, compactness theorem, gentzen system, godels theorem, herbrand theorem, hilbertian calculus, logic, mathematics, mir, mir books, mir publishers, normal forms, proof theory, propositional calculus, recursive functions, set theory, skolem functions, soviet, undecidability
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Little Mathematics Library – Post’s Machine
We start our posts in the Little Mathematics Library series with a book by V. A. Uspensky titled Post’s Machine. This booklet is intended first of all for school children. The first two chapters are comprehensible even for junior schoolchildren. … Continue reading
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Tagged algorithms, children, computers, computing machine, mathematics, post's machine
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