Math

INSPIRE Links to MathSciNet

By Alison Verbeck on July 3, 2018

INSPIRE, the information system for high energy physics run by CERN, DESY, Fermilab, SLAC, and IHEP, now has links to the MathSciNet entries for over 86,000 papers in their database.  The linking is only one way (INSPIRE ⇒ MathSciNet). More information.

News and notes for math & statistics, June 2018

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2018

Advances in Combinatorics, a new ArXiv overlay journal, is now open for submissions. Comments about this on Gower’s blog From Scholarly Communications @ WU Libraries June 2018: Scholarly communications selected links from June 2018

Publications from WU Math & Statistics Dept., June 2018

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2018

Bloch S, Kerr M, Vanhove P. 2017. Local mirror symmetry and the sunset Feynman integral. Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics 21(6):1373-1453.doi.org/10.4310/ATMP.2017.v21.n6.a1. [WU does not subscribe] Frankel S. 2018. Coarse hyperbolicity and closed orbits for quasigeodesic flows. A...

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Math books and ebooks added June 2018

By Ruth Lewis on June 25, 2018

I welcome your requests and suggestions for library acquisitions. Email Ruth at rlewis@wustl.edu or use forms, Recommend a Purchase for the Library or Recommend a Journal Purchase or Cancellation. Please specify format when you have a preference. Algebraic Combinatorics: Walks, Trees, Tableaux, a...

News and notes for math & statistics, May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

I note the name change to Washington University Department of Mathematics and Statistics this month. I thought this was interesting: Maria Agnesi, the Greatest Female Mathematician You’ve Never Heard Of, By Richard Gunderman, David Gunderman, The Conversation US on May 16, 2018. It says Agn...

Publications from WU Math & Statistics Dept., May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

Chi QS, Wang H. 2018. Orthogonal multiplications of type [3, 4, p],p≤12. Beitrage zur Algebra und Geometrie 59(1):167-197. doi.org/10.1007/s13366-017-0361-7. Chyzh OV, Labzina E. 2018. Bankrolling Repression? Modeling Third-Party Influence on Protests and Repression. American Journal of Politi...

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Math and statistics books and ebooks added May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 30, 2018

I welcome your requests and suggestions for library acquisitions. Email Ruth at rlewis@wustl.edu or use forms, Recommend a Purchase for the Library or Recommend a Journal Purchase or Cancellation. Please specify format when you have a preference. Abstract algebra : an interactive approach / Willi...

New BrowZine Web Features

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

Now you can share an article with a colleague through BrowZine.  Under the Share option in BrowZine Web, users may click “Copy Link to Article.” With these links, BrowZine automatically routes to the correct source.  If the user is off campus or even affiliated with another institutio...

News and notes for math, April 2018

By Ruth Lewis on April 30, 2018

Backfiles for Theory of Probability & Its Applications. More at SIAM Journals Backfiles. I usually put selected posts about reproducibility in science on my biology blog but thought I’d include some here on math this month also. From WU Math Departments’s Todd Kuffner who says &#...

1findr and more on Dimensions

By Ruth Lewis on April 30, 2018

The announcement of the launch of 1findr makes me wonder how many other products like this are in the pipeline. The free version of 1findr looks useful and worth exploring. The database so far contains records of “90 million peer-reviewed journal articles”. It seems logical to me that...