Voting, Arbitration & Fair Division: Mathematics of Social Choice
by Marcus Pivato
Publisher: Trent University 2007
Number of pages: 181
An introduction to social choice theory, which uses mathematics to study the strengths/weaknesses of voting systems, arbitration schemes, and other methods of group decision making. Lots of pictures, requires only basic linear algebra.
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by Gunther Uhlmann - Cambridge University Press
In this book, experts in the theoretical and applied aspects of inverse problems offer extended surveys on important topics in the field, such as microlocal analysis, reflection seismology, tomography, inverse scattering, and X-ray transforms.
by Ingrid Daubechies, Shannon Hughes - Princeton University
Designed for those who haven't had college mathematics but would like to understand some applications: Cryptography; Error correction and compression; Probability and Statistics; Birth, Growth, Death and Chaos; Graph Theory; Voting and Social Choice.
by N. L. Carothers - Bowling Green State University
The text is intended as a survey of elementary techniques in Approximation Theory for novices and non-experts. It is sufficient background to facilitate reading more advanced books on the subject. Prerequisites include a course in advanced calculus.
This book is about the inverse problems that take its roots in medical imaging and similar imaging methods from geophysics. The study was motivated by the needs of non-destructive and non-intrusive methods for imaging of hidden objects.