News and notes for math, May 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2017

Why the ArXiv of the future will look like Authorea, by Alberto Pepe (Authorea) and Matteo Cantiello (Simons Foundation); this is a promotion piece for Authorea but I found it interesting and thought you might also. arXiv blog continues posts about Next-Gen arXiv Initiative Update. From Scholarly...

News and notes for biology, May 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2017

BMC Biology becomes the first specialist biology journal to offer Registered Reports; The scientific Odyssey: Pre-registering the voyage, by Miranda Robertson on BMC blog. You may remember that Brian Nosek talked about Registered Reports when he was here in March. Registered Reports at Center for...

Scholarly communications selected links from May, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2017

Preprint news: – paleorXiv [an open source platform for Paleontology preprints, developed in collaboration with the Center for Open Science] Now open for [prelaunch] submissions! – LawArXiv – Preprints.org is now included in the OSF Preprints Search. – Elsevier enters prep...

Publications from WU Math Dept., May 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2017

D’Angelo JP, Huo ZH, Xiao M. 2017. Proper holomorphic maps from the unit disk to some unit ball. Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 145:2649-2660. doi.org/10.1090/proc/13425. Gorkin P, Wick BD. 2016. Thin Interpolating Sequences. Contemporary Mathematics 679:129-145. doi.org/10.1090/conm/679/13673. Kal...

Publications from WU Biology dept., May, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Botero CA, Harmon LJ, Atkinson Q. 2016. The promise and limits of eco-evolutionary studies of human culture. Religion, Brain and Behavior 7(2):153-155. doi.org/10.1080/2153599X.2015.1132249 [WU does not subscribe]. Douglas TE, ...

Whimper: Visual Undercurrents in G. Price’s White Boy

By Calvary on May 31, 2017

Relations between Euro-Americans and American Indians have been regulated by images from the beginning. In his book, The Image of Native Americans in the Pictorial Press, John Coward discusses the formative role of illustration in America’s perception of Indians in the late 19th century, saying t...

May New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2017

The astronomical almanac for the year … QB8 U1 2018 Atomistic spin dynamics : foundations and applications / Olle Eriksson, Anders Bergman, Lars Bergqvist, Johan Hellsvik. QC754.2.M34 E75 2017 Atoms, solids, and plasmas in super-intense laser fields / edited by Dimitri Batani, Charles J. Joachain...

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Biology books and ebooks added May 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 30, 2017

Adipose Tissue Biology 2nd ed. 2017 Michael E. Symonds Springer ebooks Advances in Insect Physiology, v.52: Insect Immunity Edited by Petros Ligoxygakis Science Direct Advances in Research on Fertilization Management of Vegetable Crops Francesco Tei, Silvana Nicola, Paolo Benincasa Advances in Ol...

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Math books and ebooks added May 2017

By Ruth Lewis on May 30, 2017

4-manifolds / Selman Akbulut. Oxford graduate texts in mathematics 25. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016. paper book Active Particles, Volume 1: Advances in Theory, Models, and Applications Nicola Bellomo, Pierre Degond, Eitan Tadmor Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering and Techno...