Essays on
Mathematics and Statistics
Edited by Vladimir Akis
ISBN:
978-960-6672-52-1, 260 pages
First published in
2009 by ATINER
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Table of Contents
1. |
Preface Vladimir Akis |
1 |
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PART I: Mathematics |
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2. |
Filippov's
Operator and Some of its Properties in R^{n} Khalid Al-Shammari |
5 |
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3. |
Elliptic Curves over Q(i) Peter Brown and Thotsaphon Thongjunthug |
13 |
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4. |
A Priori
Estimations of a Global Homotopy Residue
Continuation Method Isabelle Gruais and Nathalie M.M.
Cousin-Rittemard |
21 |
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5. |
Continuous Solutions for retarded Differential
Inclusions via Henstock Integral Bianca Satco |
31 |
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6. |
Certain Properties of Pythagorean Triangles Involving the Interior Diameter 2ρ, and the Exterior Diameters 2ρ_{α}, 2ρ_{β}, 2ρ_{γ}_{ }_{} Konstantine ‘Hermes’ Zelator |
39 |
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7. |
Numerically Solving High-order Non-linear
Ordinary Differential Equations with the Aid of a Symbolic Calculation
Package Christian G. Hammel and Songping
Zhu |
57 |
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8. |
On Semivalues and TU Games on Matroids Irinel Dragan |
71 |
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9. |
Integer Sequences
of the Form α^{n}±β^{n} Abdulrahman Ali Abdulaziz |
85 |
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PART II: Math Education |
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10. |
Postsecondary Mathematics Achievement of
Students Learning from Mixed, Traditional, Standards-based, and Advanced
Placement Mathematics Programs Jon D. Davis and
Jeffrey C. Shih |
99 |
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11. |
Insights
into Guidance for Instructor Performance, based Upon Student Course
Evaluations over Several Years Donald J.
Kelly and William R. McShane |
113 |
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12 |
The Math
Plague: Teaching and Learning Strategies for Mathematics Under-Achievers Sherry Mantyka and F. Michael Rabinowitz |
135 |
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13. |
The Lambert
W Function and Undergraduate Mathematics Edward W. Packel |
147 |
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14. |
Some Perspectives on Patterns in
Middle School Mathematics Curricula Travis Austin Olson, |
155 |
15. |
Research Results and Program
Details for WeBWorK, A Web-based Mathematics Homework
Program Angelo Segalla |
169 |
PART III:
Statistics |
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16. |
Estimating
Reliability in Two Independent Distributions Mir Masoom Ali and Jungsoo Woo |
185 |
17. |
Nonparametric
Estimation for Quantile and Sparsity
Functions via Trimmed L-moments Elsayed Habib Elamir |
195 |
18. |
Measure
of Multicollinearity with a New, Original Indicator
(Petres’ Red) in Linear Regression Models Péter Kovács and Tibor Petres |
211 |
19. |
Log
Sobolev Inequality for Measures with Infinite Deep
Wells Ioannis Papageorgiou |
217 |