Publishers will be getting stuck into the phenomenon next year with a range of number-crunching titles that seek to explore the universe through numbers. Strogatz is an applied mathematics professor at Cornell University, and the book has been praised by Alex Bellos, author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland Bloomsbury. Atlantic c. Toby Mundy said: "The best general non-fiction books entertain and inform and doing that successfully for mathematics is very difficult. Yet there's a strong and established market for mathematical books—it's a readership that seems to embrace people who are confident and unconfident with figures—and Strogatz is one of the most brilliant popularisers of maths around.
Written by the University of Leeds' visiting fellow Richard Elwes, the book explores maths through 35 examples of its often surprising applications, including working out the odds of surviving a zombie epidemic. How can artificial intelligences learn?
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Why would life be different in a mirror universe? Mathematics is everywhere, whether we are aware of it or not.
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Exploring the subject through 35 of its often odd and unexpected applications, this book provides an insight into the 'hidden wiring' that governs our world. From the astonishing theorems that control computers to the formulae behind stocks and shares, and from the foundations of the internet to the maths behind medical imaging, Chaotic Fishponds and Mirror Universes explains how mathematics determines every aspect of our lives - right down to the foundations of our bodies.
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