I know calculus, somewhat. I need to practice more. I was very good extra-ordinary in math in beginning of high school (2 years). Then, in 3rd year, I was in a school that I was only financially poor and could not afford to go to private class like %100 of others. (I made mistake in choosing that school, also, they did cronyism in not introducing me to elite school in Iran. My average of all marks in 1st year was above %97.). My math was really well. In third year, I was in a poor family and hopeless, because others were richer. But I started coding in that year. Next year, I did program a Database based software and at age of 19 I programmed a telecom software and proposed GPGPU to some people in Hollywood, even before Nvidia release it. Now, my math is better than recent years, but not perfect. I NEED PRACTICE, because I needed it less often so I used it less. I know programming well, in C#/C/C++,PHP,Java, etc. I am modernizing my C++ knowledge and learn Javascript better. But here, my question is %100 math. I know Integrals, and derivatives, know Integral by substitution and by parts. But I want some interesting Books about studying advanced applied math. The mechanism mathematicians use in big universities and companies like IBM for studying nature and make model and provide stats. Do you know how can I go through this way? For example, to let you understand, big questions exist which mathematicians solved. Like among animals and insects, and nature and others..

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    $\begingroup$ I would recommend taking a course in Applied Mathematics. Here is the list of schools with the best applied math programs: usnews.com/best-graduate-schools/top-science-schools/… This is not an easy subject to master from my experience, you can try self-study but I do not recommend it $\endgroup$
    – Vasya
    Apr 1 '19 at 19:29
  • $\begingroup$ Going abroad is not an option, it needs the $ hugely. Do you think I study Applied math in not top university and it is better than self study? $\endgroup$ Apr 1 '19 at 19:47

You might consider:

  • A Programmer's Introduction to Mathematics (Kun) link
  • One of these math courses/books: link
  • Intro to Statistical Learning (James et al.) link
  • Elements of Statistical Learning (Hasti et al.,) link
  • A First Course in Linear Optimization link
  • Intro to Applied Linear Algebra link

It may help if you can narrow down to a particular topic or area (e.g., you may be interested in mathematical optimization, stochastic processes, dynamical systems, simulation, statistical learning, networks). Here is a link to a nice compilation of different areas of math that may help you learn about some of the more theoretical areas: link. If you are specifically interested in the natural world, you may want to search for books that related to "computational ecology" or "computational biology."


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