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The Resource Love and math : the heart of hidden reality, Edward Frenkel, (electronic resource/)

Love and math : the heart of hidden reality, Edward Frenkel, (electronic resource/)

Label
Love and math : the heart of hidden reality
Title
Love and math
Title remainder
the heart of hidden reality
Statement of responsibility
Edward Frenkel
Title variation
Love & math
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Love and Math tells the two intertwined stories of mathematics and the adventure of one man in learning it. The result is a story about how he became one of the twenty-first century's leading mathematicians, working on one of the biggest ideas to come out of mathematics in the last 50 years: the Langlands Program. As Frenkel proves, a mathematical formula can be as elegant and beautiful as a painting, a poem, or a piece of music. And the process of creating new mathematics is just that, an artistic pursuit-- a deeply personal experience, which requires passion, dedication, and love. In Love and Math, Frenkel shows readers the aesthetic-- and the truly powerful-- side of mathematics, and enables appreciation of the field even from those who have long been terrified by it."--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frenkel, Edward
Dewey number
510.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.F725
LC item number
F74 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frenkel, Edward
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • MATHEMATICS / Group Theory
  • MATHEMATICS / Number Theory
  • SCIENCE / Mathematical Physics
  • SCIENCE / Quantum Theory
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
  • MATHEMATICS / Essays
  • MATHEMATICS / Pre-Calculus
  • MATHEMATICS / Reference
  • Frenkel, Edward, 1968-
  • Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography
  • Mathematics -- Miscellanea
Label
Love and math : the heart of hidden reality, Edward Frenkel, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=658166
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [247]-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A mysterious beast -- The essence of symmetry -- The fifth problem -- Kerosinka -- Threads of the solution -- Apprentice mathematician -- The Grand Unified Theory -- Magic numbers -- Rosetta Stone -- Being in the loop -- Conquering the summit -- Tree of knowledge -- Harvard calling -- Tying the sheaves of wisdom -- A delicate dance -- quantum duality -- Uncovering hidden connections -- Searching for the formula of love
Control code
ocn859777255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465069958
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CF7BD23B-6798-4AC6-AE54-AE13F934D6DB
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859777255
  • (Sirsi) a1864511
Label
Love and math : the heart of hidden reality, Edward Frenkel, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=658166
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [247]-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A mysterious beast -- The essence of symmetry -- The fifth problem -- Kerosinka -- Threads of the solution -- Apprentice mathematician -- The Grand Unified Theory -- Magic numbers -- Rosetta Stone -- Being in the loop -- Conquering the summit -- Tree of knowledge -- Harvard calling -- Tying the sheaves of wisdom -- A delicate dance -- quantum duality -- Uncovering hidden connections -- Searching for the formula of love
Control code
ocn859777255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465069958
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CF7BD23B-6798-4AC6-AE54-AE13F934D6DB
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859777255
  • (Sirsi) a1864511

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