Scholarly resources for study and research in the Mathematical and Computational Sciences

- American Men and Women of ScienceAmerican Men & women of Science is a biographical dictionary of the significant players in the physical, biological and related sciences. Each edition includes biographical entries on approximately 120,000 living scientists.
- The Mathematics Companion: Mathematical Methods for Physicists and EngineersThis book is a revision aid and study guide for undergraduate students in physics and engineering. It consists of a series of one-page-per-topic descriptions of the key concepts covered in a typical first-year mathematics for physics course.
- Practically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Engineering, Technology and ArchitectureA book of quotations on Engineering, Technology and Architecture. It brings together for the first time in one easily accessible form over 1100 quotes pertinent and especially illuminating to these disciplines.
- Mathematically Speaking: A Dictionary of QuotationsThis book brings together in one easily accessible form the best expressed thoughts that are especially illuminating and pertinent to the discipline of Mathematics.
- Handbook of Evolutionary ComputationThis book addresses the need for a comprehensive and readily updatable source of reference in the maturing field of evolutionary computation.
- Evolutionary Computation 2: Advanced Algorithms and OperatorsThis volume expands upon the basic ideas underlying evolutionary algorithms. The focus is on fitness evaluation, constraint-handling techniques, population structures, and advanced techniques in evolutionary computation.

- The Concise Oxford Dictionary of MathematicsCovers topics from pure and applied mathematics to statistics, as well as areas of more general interest, e.g. fractals, game theory, and chaos.
- Dictionary of Weights, Measures and Units (Oxford)Definitions of all the units, prefixes, and styling of the Système International (SI), as well as industry-specific and traditional terms currently in use.
- A Dictionary of StatisticsThis dictionary contains over 2,000 entries on all aspects of statistics including terms used in computing, mathematics, operational research, and probability, etc.
- Computing DictionaryThis computing dictionary includes mathematics, acronyms, jargon, programming languages, tools, architecture, operating systems, networking, theory, conventions, etc. (FOLDOC)

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