Mathematics and Physics

Quantum computing explained in terms of elementary linear algebra, emphasizing computation and algorithms and requiring no background in physics.

Tools to make hard problems easier to solve.

A new edition of the essential text and professional reference, with substantial new material on such topics as vEB trees, multithreaded algorithms, dynamic programming, and edgebase flow.

For anyone who has ever wondered how computers solve problems, an engagingly written guide for nonexperts to the basics of computer algorithms.

An exploration of the scientific limits of knowledge that challenges our deepseated beliefs about our universe, our rationality, and ourselves.

A groundbreaking conception of interactive media, inspired by continuity, field, and process, with fresh implications for art, computer science, and philosophy of technology.

An explanation of the mathematics needed as a foundation for a deep understanding of general relativity or quantum field theory.

An antidote to mathematical rigor mortis, teaching how to guess answers without needing a proof or an exact calculation.

A thorough exposition of quantum computing and the underlying concepts of quantum physics, with explanations of the relevant mathematics and numerous examples.

An introduction to many mathematical topics applicable to quantitative finance that teaches how to “think in mathematics” rather than simply do mathematics by rote.