Math

News and notes for math, July 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

Olin Library North Door: Update Aug. 14: The north entrance is not anticipated to open until sometime in mid- to late-October. During some of August, access to Olin Library will be limited to a path on the northeast side of the building. If you are coming from the west, you will need to walk all ...

Publications from WU Math Dept., July 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

Figueroa-Lopez JE, Lee K. 2017. Estimation of a noisy subordinated Brownian motion via two-scales power variations. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 189:16-37. doi.org/10.1016/j.jspi.2017.05.004 [WU does not subscribe] | MR3659847. Keast R. 2017. A generalization of Ribet’s non...

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Math books and ebooks added, July 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

Advances in Mathematical Economics,. V.21 Shigeo Kusuoka, Toru Maruyama Springer ebooks Analytic, Algebraic and Geometric Aspects of Differential Equations: B?dlewo, Poland, September 2015 Galina Filipuk, Yoshishige Haraoka, S?awomir Michalik Trends in Mathematics Springer ebooks Approximation wi...

Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, UMSL, September 28-29

By Ruth Lewis on July 20, 2017

Keynotes, program and preregistration are now available for Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, a St. Louis regional conference, Sept. 28-29, 2017. “FTTC is an annual two-day regional conference held on the UMSL campus that hosts faculty, staff, and students from universities, c...

News and notes for math, June 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 30, 2017

FYI: MathSciNet QuickStart: Remote Access [1:22 video] Canary Haz, another browser plugin to seek fulltext; more info: Introducing Canary Haz: discovering article PDFs with one click. I don’t understand the popularity of tools like Canary Haz, UnPayWall, and Open Access Button, not to menti...

Publications from WU Math Dept., June 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2017

Chavez-Casillas JA, Figueroa-Lopez JE. 2017. A one-level limit order book model with memory and variable spread. Stochastic Processes and their Applications 127(8):2447–2481. doi.org/10.1016/j.spa.2016.11.005. McCarthy JE, Shalit OM. 2017. Spaces of Dirichlet series with the complete Pick propert...

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Math books and ebooks added, June 2017

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2017

Algebra 1: Groups, Rings, Fields and Arithmetic Ramji Lal Infosys Science Foundation Series Springer ebook Algebra 2: Linear Algebra, Galois Theory, Representation theory, Group extensions and Schur Multiplier Ramji Lal Infosys Science Foundation Series Springer ebook Algebraic Geometry and Numbe...

arXiv in the News

By Alison Verbeck on June 28, 2017

The arXiv is the most popular preprint repository in the world. Since its inception in 1991, the arXiv has allowed researchers to freely share publication-ready articles prior to formal peer review. arXiv has a blog at: https://confluence.cornell.edu/display/arxivpub/ Some recent articles that ap...

Thoughts about Sci-Hub and “easy” access

By Ruth Lewis on June 23, 2017

Sci-Hub has been in the news this month. US court grants Elsevier millions in damages from Sci-Hub Nature News & Comment; and publishers “welcome” this, e.g., The Association of American Publishers Welcomes Major Judgment Against “Sci-Hub” Pirate Site and International Publishers ...