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The following link was added to the Math Archives' PopMathematics
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First
Digit Phenomenon
In many lists of numbers, why are there usually more numbers
starting with 1 than 9?
The following links were added to the Applied
Mathematics page from the Math Archives' Topics
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 The Hyperbolic
Geometry of SAR Imaging
ADD. KEYWORDS: wk migration, Hankel transform,
Fourier transform, geometry and signal history for a straight
flight path, Hyperbolic coordinates, Stolt transform, autofocus,
and Hankel functions.
SOURCE: Andrew S. Milman
 Introduction
to Linear Dynamical Systems
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linear functions, linear algebra review, orthonormal vectors and
QR factorization, leastsquares methods, regularized leastsquares
and minimum norm methods, autonomous linear dynamical systems,
eigenvectors and diagonalization, Jordan canonical form, aircraft
dynamics, symmetric matrices, quadratic forms, matrix norm, and
SVD, quantum mechanics, controllability and state transfer
SOURCE: Miguel Sousa Lobo, Stanford University
TECHNOLOGY: Postscript or PDF reader
 Mathematics
Unlocks Mysteries of the Universe
ADD. KEYWORDS: Article, Shape of the universe,
Geometry
SOURCE: Allyn Jackson, American Mathematical
Society
 Modeling
farmers' response to uncertain rainfall in Burkina Faso: a stochastic
programming approach
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model, stochastic programming model
SOURCE: Arno Maatman, Caspar Schweigman, Arjan
Ruijs, and Maarten H. van der Vlerk
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 MP in Action
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of mathematical programming, collecting milk from farms, planning
and scheduling BP's oil refineries, farm management by MP, regulating
electricity, how to minimize capital gains tax, planning and scheduling
in oil refineries
SOURCE: Eudoxus Systems Ltd
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 Principles
and Methods of Applied Mathematics
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spectral theory and integral equations, spectral theorem for symmetric
matrices and the Fredholm alternative, separation of variables
and SturmLiouville theory, problems from quantum mechanics: discrete
and continuous spectra, differential equations and integral equations,
integral equations and the Fredholm alternative, introduction
to perturbation theory, elementary asymptotics, calculus of variations
and functional equations, the EulerLagrange equations, topics
in diffusive and dispersive waves
SOURCE: Joceline Lega, University of Arizona
 Speech
Analysis
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and resolution, linear filters, finite impulse response filters,
infinite impulse response filters, filter bank analysis, spectrograms,
nonlinear frequency scales, shortterm Fourier analysis, time
shift, frequency shift, convolution
SOURCE: Tony Robinson, Cambridge University
 UCES
Modules
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variable mass rocket, Monte Carlo methods in physics, oscillations
and differential equations, world population, cantilevered blocks,
exponential growth, ballistic trajectories, power consumption
of a modern destroyer, quantum mechanical wavefunctions, electrostatic
potential in a wire
SOURCE: Undergraduate Computational Engineering
and Sciences (UCES) Project, Department of Energy (DOE), Krell
Institute
TECHNOLOGY: Maple
The following link was added to the Arithmetic
page from the Math Archives' Topics in Mathematics:
 All
about Ratios
ADD. KEYWORDS: Pratice exercises, Quiz
SOURCE: Cynthia Lanius, Rice University
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The following links were added to the Mathematical
Biology page from the Math Archives' Topics
in Mathematics:
 BMV
Publications
ADD. KEYWORDS: Articles, Lsystems and other
fractal models of biological systems
SOURCE: Mark Hammel, University of Calgary
TECHNOLOGY: Postscript reader
 Buffon's
Needling Ants
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Ants
SOURCE: Ivars Peterson, Science News
 Ordination
Methods for Ecologists
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Eigenanalysisbased ordination methods, Principal Components Analysis,
Correspondence Analysis, Detrended Correspondence
Analysis, Basic statistical concepts, Multiple Regression, Randomization
tests, Centroids and Inertia, Similarity, Distance and Difference
Explorations in Coenospace
SOURCE: Michael Palmer, Oklahoma State University
 UTK
Mathematical Life Sciences Page for Education
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Cellular Processes, Genetic Information, Genetics and Evolution,
Ecology, Biomechanics, Structure, and Function, Plant Physiology,
Animal Physiology
SOURCE: Susan Harrell, Monica Beals and Louis
Gross, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
