Algebra, Geometry and Software Systems / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$98.60
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $95.61
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 25%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (5) from $95.61   
  • New (4) from $95.61   
  • Used (1) from $126.54   

Overview

A collection of surveys and research papers on mathematical software and algorithms. The common thread is that the field of mathematical applications lies on the border between algebra and geometry. Topics include polyhedral geometry, elimination theory, algebraic surfaces, Gröbner bases, triangulations of point sets and the mutual relationship. This diversity is accompanied by the abundance of available software systems which often handle only special mathematical aspects. This is why the volume also focuses on solutions to the integration of mathematical software systems. This includes low-level and XML based high-level communication channels as well as general frameworks for modular systems.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540002567
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 5/7/2003
  • Edition description: 2003
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 331
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

M. Joswig: Beneath-and-beyond revisited.- V. Kaibel, M.E. Pfetsch: Some algorithmic problems in polytope theory.- J. Pfeifle, J. Rambau: Computing triangulations using oriented matroids.- I. Emiris: Discrete geometry for algebraic elimination.- C. D'Andrea, I. Emiris: Sparse resultant perturbations.- A.J. Sommese, J. Verschelde, Ch.W. Wampler: Numerical irreducible decomposition using PHCpack.- N. Takayama: Generating Kummer type formulas for hypergeometric functions.- M. Noro: A computer algebra system Risa/Asir.- H. Schönemann: Singular in a framework for polynomial computations.- J.-G. Dumas, F. Heckenbach, D. Saunders, V. Welker: Computing simplicial homology based on efficient Smith normal form algorithms.- J.H. Davenport: The geometry of Cn is important for the algebra of elementary functions.- D. van Straten, O. Labs: A visual introduction to cubic surfaces using the computer software Spicy.- R. Morris: A client-server system for the visualization of algebraic surfaces on the Web.- S.P. Dugaro, K. Polthier: Visualizing Maple plots with JavaViewLib.- D. Wang: Automated generation of diagrams with Maple and Java.- A.M. Cohen, H.Cuypers, E.R. Barreiro, H. Sterk: Interactive mathematical documents on the Web.- A. Solomon: Distributed computing for conglomerate mathematical systems.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)