Description 
1 online resource (xiv, 220 pages) 
Contents 
Preface: What is Mathematics?  Welcome  Structure and Randomness in the Prime Numbers  How to Solve a Diophantine Equation  From Sex to Quadratic Forms  Small Divisors: Number Theory in Dynamical Systems  How do IMO Problems Compare with Research Problems?  How do Research Problems Compare with IMO Problems?  Graph Theory Over 45 Years  Communication Complexity  Ten Digit Problems  The EverElusive Blowup in the Mathematical Description of Fluids  About the Hardy Inequality  The Lion and the Christian, and Other Pursuit and Evasion Games  Three Mathematics Competitions  Complex Dynamics, the Mandelbrot Set, and Newtońs Method 
Summary 
"This Invitation to mathematics consists of 14 contributions, many by the world's leading mathematicians, which introduce the readers to exciting aspects of current mathematical research. They are written for interested students who know high school mathematics and perhaps competition mathematics and who want to find out what research mathematics is about  as well as for teachers, advanced students and professional mathematicians who would like to learn about exciting aspects of mathematics outside of their own work or specialization."Back cover 
Analysis 
wiskunde 

mathematics 

Mathematics (General) 

Wiskunde (algemeen) 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references 
Notes 
Print version record 
Subject 
Mathematics.


Mathematics


Mathematics.

Form 
Electronic book

Author 
Schleicher, Dierk, 1965


Lackmann, Malte

ISBN 
9783642195334 

3642195334 
