News and notes for biology, Oct. 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

New North Entrance to Olin Library Opens November 1 Just launched by Springer Nature: Experiments, a free search engine “to help researchers in the life sciences advance discovery by accessing the most relevant protocols and methods to support their research projects”. WU folk should ...

News and notes for math, October 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

New North Entrance to Olin Library Opens November 1 American Mathematical Society and Mathematical Association of America Announce AMS Acquisition of MAA Book Program. In case you missed the Teaching Center announcement, Diane Bunce, PhD, a chemical education researcher, will give a talk, Using R...

Several articles on ResearchGate removed

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

I mentioned the beginning of this story last month. It is still unclear whether this talk and action around “responsible sharing” will decrease the use and value of “scholarly collaboration networks” SCNs, such as, Mendeley, ResearchGate and Academia.edu. Here is a samplin...

October New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on October 31, 2017

Asteroseismic data analysis: foundations and techniques / Sarbani Basu and William J. Chaplin. QB812 .B37 2017 Computational physics : simulation of classical and quantum systems / Philipp O.J. Scherer. QC20 .S34 2017 Electromagnetic wave propagation, radiation, and scattering / Akira Ishimaru. Q...

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Biology books and ebooks added October 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

Academic & Scientific Poster Presentation: A Modern Comprehensive Guide Nicholas Rowe Springer ebooks Advanced Data Analysis in Neuroscience: Integrating Statistical and Computational Models Daniel Durstewitz Bernstein Series in Computational Neuroscience Springer ebooks Agriculturally Impor...

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Math books and ebooks added October 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

Academic & Scientific Poster Presentation: A Modern Comprehensive Guide Nicholas Rowe Springer ebooks Advanced Data Analysis in Neuroscience: Integrating Statistical and Computational Models Daniel Durstewitz Bernstein Series in Computational Neuroscience Springer ebooks Advances in Complex ...

Publications from WU Biology dept., October, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Allen GE. 2018. Mechanism, Organicism and Vitalism. pp.59-73 IN The Routledge Handbook of Mechanisms and Mechanical Philosophy, Edited by Stuart Glennan, Phyllis Illari. New York: Routledge. book is on order. Burgie ES, Bussell...

Publications from WU Math Dept., October 2017

By Ruth Lewis on October 31, 2017

Kazez WH, Roberts R. 2017. C0 approximations of foliations. Geometry & Topology 21(6):3601-3657. doi.org/10.2140/gt.2017.21.3601. Pascoe JE. 2017. A wedge-of-the-edge theorem: analytic continuation of multivariable Pick functions in and around the boundary. Bull London Math Soc 49(5):916-925....

The 500 Year Anniversary of the Reformation

By Rose Miyatsu on October 31, 2017

Half a Millennium of Reformation   Exactly five hundred years ago, on October 31st, 1517, German scholar and priest Martin Luther sent his┬áNinty-Five Theses┬áto the Archbishop of Mainz, and according to legend, nailed it to the door of All Saints’ Church. This document spelled out Luthe...