Experimental Mathematics in Action (repost)

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Experimental Mathematics in Action (repost)

Experimental Mathematics in Action by David H. Bailey, Jonathan M. Borwein, Neil J. Calkin and Roland Girgensohn
English | 2007-06-04 | ISBN: 156881271X | PDF | 200 pages | 4 MB

The last twenty years have been witness to a fundamental shift in the way mathematics is practiced. With the continued advance of computing power and accessibility, the view that real mathematicians don't compute no longer has any traction for a newer generation of mathematicians that can really take advantage of computer-aided research, especially given the scope and availability of modern computational packages such as Maple, Mathematica, and MATLAB. The authors provide a coherent variety of accessible examples of modern mathematics subjects in which intelligent computing plays a significant role.