Book reviews

Book title Author Published Publisher MSC Reviewer Reviewed Comments
The Circle. A Mathematical Exploration Beyond the Line Alfred Posamentier, Robert Geretschläger 2016 prometheus books 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 2 Dec 16 0
Fearful Symmetry: The Search for Beauty in Modern Physics Anthony Zee 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 Dec 16 0
Prime Numbers, Friends Who Give Problems: A Trialogue with Papa Paulo Paulo Ribenboim 2016 world scientific 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 2 Dec 16 0
The Fractal Dimension of Architecture Michael J. Ostwald, Josephine Vaughan 2016 Birkhäuser Verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 Dec 16 0
Numerical methods : design, analysis, and computer implementation of algorithms Anne Greenbaum, Timothy P. Chartier 2012 princeton university press 65 Numerical analysis Juan Antonio Infante 22 Nov 16 0
Methods of Differential Geometry in Classical Field Theories. k-symplectic and k-cosymplectic approaches Manuel de León, Modesto Salgado, Silvia Vilariño 2016 world scientific 53 Differential geometry José Luis Guijarro Regalado 10 Nov 16 0
Nonlinear Programming. An Introduction Angel Felipe 26 Oct 16 0
The “Golden” Non-Euclidean Geometry Alexey Stakhov, Samuil Aranson, Scott Olsen 2016 world scientific 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
Problems for Metagrobologists David Singmaster 2016 world scientific 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
The Mathematics That Power Our World joseph khoury, Gilles Lamothe 2016 world scientific 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
Calculating the Cosmos. How Mathematics Unveils the Universe ian stewart 2016 profile books 85 Astronomy and astrophysics Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe Roger Penrose 2016 princeton university press 85 Astronomy and astrophysics Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
A Doubter's Almanac Ethan Canin 2016 Penguin Random House 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 9 Sep 16 0
Pi: The Next Generation David H. Bailey, Jonathan M. Borwein, (eds.) 2016 springer verlag 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 23 Aug 16 0
A Primer on Scientific Programming with Python (5th ed.) Hans Petter Langtangen 2016 springer verlag 68 Computer science Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
Circularity. A Common Secret to Paradoxes, Scientific Revolutions and Humor Ron Aharoni 2016 world scientific 03 Mathematical logic and foundations Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
Einstein at Home Friedrich Herneck 2016 prometheus books 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
Open Problems in Mathematics John Forbes Nash Jr., michael th. rassias, (eds.) 2016 springer verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
One Hundred Twenty-One Days Michèle Audin 2016 Deep Vellum Publishing 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 30 Jul 16 0
A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own and Probably Yours John Allen Paulos 2016 prometheus books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 30 Jul 16 0
Fluke. The Math and Myth of Coincidence Joseph Mazur 2016 basic books 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 30 Jul 16 0
Summing It Up: From One Plus One to Modern Number Theory Avner Ash, Robert Gross 2016 princeton university press 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics behind Everyday Questions paul j. nahin 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
Elements of Mathematics: From Euclid to Gödel John Stillwell 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
Prime Numbers and the Riemann Hypothesis Barry Mazur, William Stein 2016 cambridge university press 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 21 Jun 16 0
My Search for Ramanujan Ken Ono, Amir D. Aczel 2016 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 21 Jun 16 0
The tangled origins of the Leibnizian Calculus 2012 world scientific Juan Tarres Freixenet 20 Jun 16 0
Entropy Demystified (2nd ed.) Arieh Ben-Naim 2016 world scientific 94 Information and communication, circuits Adhemar Bultheel 12 Jun 16 0
Math Mutation Classics Erik Seligman 2016 Apress / Springer Verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 16 1
The Briefest History of Time Arieh Ben-Naim 2016 world scientific 94 Information and communication, circuits Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 16 0
The Population Explosion and Other Mathematical Puzzles Dick Hess 2016 world scientific 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 16 0
The Life of Isaac Newton Richard S. Westfall 2015 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 11 May 16 0
Schrödinger. Life and Thought Walter Moore 2015 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 11 May 16 0
The call of the primes Owen O'Shea 2016 prometheus books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 7 May 16 0
Birth of a Theorem: A Mathematical Adventure Cédric Villani 2016 Vintage / Penguin Books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 7 May 16 0
A Beautiful Question Frank Wilczek 2015 Allen lane / Penguin Books 81 Quantum theory Adhemar Bultheel 7 May 16 0
TENSORS AND RIEMANNIAN GEOMETRY. With applications to Differential Equations Nail H. Ibragimov 2015 de gruyter Marco Castrillon Lopez 6 May 16 0
Hyperspace Michio Kaku 2016 oxford university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 May 16 0
The Emperor's New Mind Roger Penrose 2016 oxford university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 May 16 0
Half a Century of Pythagoras Magazine Alex van den Brandhof, Jan Guichelaar, Arnout Jaspers, (eds.) 2016 the mathematical association of america 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 May 16 0
Dessins d'Enfants on Riemann Surfaces Gareth A. Jones, Jürgen Wolfart 2016 springer verlag 14 Algebraic geometry Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
An Imaginary Tale: The Story of √-1 paul j. nahin 2016 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
e: The Story of a Number Eli Maor 2015 princeton university press, princeton 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
A Machine Made This Book John Withington 2016 Coherent Press 68 Computer science Adhemar Bultheel 4 Apr 16 0
Designing Beauty: The Art of Cellular Automata Andrew Adamatzky, Genaro J. Martínez, (eds.) 2016 springer verlag 37 Dynamical systems and ergodic theory Adhemar Bultheel 21 Mar 16 0
Quite Right Norman Biggs 2016 oxford university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Mathematics in Everyday Life John Haigh 2016 springer verlag 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Numbers: Histories, Mysteries, Theories Albrecht Beutelspacher 2016 Dover Publications 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Partial Differential Equations. An introduction to Theory and Applications Michael Shearer, Rachel Levy 2015 princeton university press José Luis Guijarro Regalado 9 Mar 16 0
Thurston's work on surfaces A. Fathi, F. Laudenbach, V. Poénaru 2012 princeton university press, princeton 51 Geometry Raquel Díaz 26 Feb 16 0

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