Questions tagged [book-recommendation]

This tag is for questions about recommendation of books for some particular area, topic, problem. Use this tag together with (reference-request) tag.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
0 answers
16 views

Reference request for books on Sieve Theory

For various reasons, I am hoping to study sieving methods some during this summer. My general goal would be to read a book on the topic, complete relatively large amounts of questions in my own, and ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
21 views

Recommendation on linear operator decompositions

Looking for a recommendation on theory of linear operator decompositions. I know some basics of linear algebra: what is a vector space, what is a linear operator, how to compute eigenvalues/...
user avatar
  • 850
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

Where can I find matrix topology problems?

I am an NBHM aspirant. I am currently studying MSc in Mathematics. In NBHM, I have seen questions from topology of the space of matrices for example compactness, connectedness, openness, closedness ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
31 views

Reference request for studying product measure.

I am a graduate student of Mathematics.I am self-studying measure theory.I have already completed measure,integration,convergence theorem etc.I am yet to study product measures but I am not finding ...
user avatar
-2 votes
0 answers
25 views

Is there any solutions manual to N Piskunov - Differential and Integral Calculus [closed]

Just as the questions says, is there any solutions manual or repository of solutions of the book N Piskunov - Differential and Integral Calculus.
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
57 views

Prerequisite mathematics for nonlinear systems [closed]

I have a background in electrical engineering and linear control systems. I want to learn nonlinear systems. There is a book Nonlinear systems by Hassan K. Khalil. The book has a lot of advanced ...
user avatar
  • 23
1 vote
0 answers
55 views

Lectures on differential forms and Riemannian Geometry

I've just taken an introductory course on Riemannian Geometry. I've read several chapters of Do Carmo's book Riemannian Geometry and O'Neill's one on Semi-Riemannian Geometry. Also, I am familiarized ...
user avatar
  • 337
0 votes
0 answers
15 views

Generalised Integral transforms of distributions

I want to start with Generalized Integral transforms of distributions and applications. I have gone through books of A.H. Zemanian and Debnath & Bhatta. I am working with Hankel-type transforms ...
user avatar
  • 1
2 votes
1 answer
37 views

Book/Note recommendation for topology on spaces of matrices

Recently I have faced two questions, which are solved in this website. One is to show that the space of orthogonal matrices is compact, another one is to show that the space of nilpotent matrices is ...
user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
50 views

If $f(3x+1) =3x^2+3$ and $(g \circ f)(x^2 +3) = 2x^3 +3x^2 +x-2$, find $g(x^2)$, etc. [closed]

these problems always leave me spinning, is there any method to solve them? if $f(3x+1) =3x^2+3$ and $(g \circ f)(x^2 +3) = 2x^3 +3x^2 +x-2$, find $g(x^2)$. if $g(2x-1) =3x^2-2$ and $(g \circ f)(x^2 ...
user avatar
-3 votes
0 answers
21 views

I'm looking for Dedekind domaina charichtaristics proofs [closed]

so I have been studying a bit of commutative algebra, and found 4 or 5 equivalent statements to the definition of a dedekind domain, but the proof wasn't that clear to me. Do you suggest any good ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
55 views

Intermediate Linear Algebra Text

I have been struggling to find an intermediate-level linear algebra textbook. I have tried Strang's Introduction to Linear Algebra and found it convoluted. Additionally, some of the books like Axler's ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
35 views

Book recommendation and proofs for first course in ODE [closed]

I just enrolled for my first course in ODE ,and would like to follow a book that gives an intuition behind the formulas being taught and the derivation of those formulas Here is the course syllabus ...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
54 views

Resource recommendation

Are there more books like Div, Grad, Curl and all that by HM Schey? It's hard to describe by what I mean by "books like" to someone who hasn't read above mentioned text, but roughly it means ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
22 views

The Monodromy Representation of a Riemann Riemann Surface with a Singular Projective Structure

Let $R$ be a Riemann Surface with a Regular Projective Structure $\nu$. Questions: What is the Monodromy Representation $\mu: \pi_1(R) \longrightarrow PSL(2,\mathbb{C})$, how to define it? If the ...
user avatar
  • 2,204
0 votes
0 answers
43 views

Suggest a book of statistics for a pure mathematician.

I have looked into Walpole and Devore, but I am not being able to decide. I want to study probability and statistics (both are my weak points) to be able to clear interviews and qualifying tests. I am ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
103 views

Calculus book recommendation.

Currently I can't buy any Calculus book. But I have a list of free books, which legal to download. But I don't know which one is best. I want to learn inner mechanics of Calculus deeply as a pure ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
77 views

Changing $\Delta x$ with $\Delta x^2$ in the derivative definition.

We know definition of derivative is $\frac{\Delta f(x)}{\Delta x}$ when $\Delta x$ approaching 0. But what happens when we change $\Delta x$ by $(\Delta x)^2$. $\lim\limits _{\Delta x\to0}\frac{f(x+\...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
16 views

Reference for detailed proof of non equivalent norms over dimensionally finite field,$\mathbb{Q}(\sqrt{2})$ example

The following post gives the example on $\mathbb{Q}(\sqrt{2})$ https://mathoverflow.net/questions/265192/non-equivalent-norms-on-finite-dimensional-vector-spaces-over-a-non-complete-fie I'd like to ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
71 views

Herbert Amann Analysis vs Zorich Analysis

I was looking for a good analysis book and saw Analysis I by Herbert Amann which, from what I understand, introduces stuff in a very "general" sense, giving it a top-down approach. My ...
user avatar
  • 13
0 votes
0 answers
32 views

Free calculus book [duplicate]

What is the best calculus book(s) which is free and legal to download? Actually, I study it by myself I don't exactly know what is the "best".
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
55 views

Book request: fuzzy sets and logic

There are requests for this topic already, though I am looking for a particular kind of book on the topic. I got part of the way through Trillas' and Eciolaza's book Fuzzy Logic: An Introductory ...
user avatar
  • 227
-2 votes
1 answer
58 views

Is there a good college (Calculus, linear algebra, etc.) book just for formulas and not to learn anything new?

Is there a good college (Calculus, linear algebra, etc.) book just for formulas and not to learn anything new? Example: If there were a calculus book, I don't want to learn about limits. I would want ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
15 views

Soft question about recommendations in probability applications to complex analysis

I would like a few good recommendations about applications of the theory of probability, extremal probability theory, and probability estimates to problems in complex analysis and problems involving ...
user avatar
  • 1,216
3 votes
3 answers
91 views

Formal definition of variation

I'm trying to read a book on classical mechanics, and I'm having a hard time trying to know what exactly is a variation. In the Lagrangian "formalism" the differential forms $dx$ are changed ...
user avatar
  • 26k
2 votes
1 answer
98 views

What are some comprehensive recently written mathematics textbooks?

as the title says, I wanted to ask about mathematics textbooks that are both written recently and are comprehensive. This post What books must every math undergraduate read? has a bunch of good ...
user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
0 answers
15 views

Resources with examples for Bayesian Data Analysis in R

I'm taking a course on Bayesian Data Analysis, and currently I need to do a project that requires the use of $R$ as a programming language. The goal of the project is to use basic Bayesian Inference ...
user avatar
  • 334
0 votes
0 answers
38 views

Looking for a comprehensive Combinatorics and Abstract Algebra book/s

I had taken some intro level academic courses in Combinatorics and Abstract Algebra. Sadly, my university doesn't allow to undergrads to partake in the more advance courses, or only at the very end of ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
67 views

How to be better at Mathematics(Algebra mostly), Probability and Statistics?

Can anyone suggest how to get better at solving Maths, specifically Probability and Statistics? I'm a first-year Engineering student in India preparing for an entrance exam to pursue a master's in ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
48 views

Book comparison for Calculus. [closed]

What about Calculus by N Piskunov in comparison with Apostle or Spivak in the view of Theory, Proofs, Approach, level of question and old and modern methods.
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
13 views

Good reference for: Lie ring of p-group, p-central Lie algebra, Jennings Lie algebra [duplicate]

I'm looking for a good graduate level, introduction to the topics in the title. It could be lecture notes or a book chapter. The references I have come across so far assume prior knowledge of what is ...
user avatar
  • 9
2 votes
0 answers
35 views

Book recomendation for affine geometry

Which books are recomended to start studying affine differential geometry? I only know of Affine Differential Geometry by Su Buchin.
user avatar
  • 337
2 votes
1 answer
82 views

Easy read (accessible) introductory to analysis book

I'm looking for an easy read introductory book on analysis; ideally, something that comes together with exercises to solve (browny points if solutions are available) and that is written in English (or ...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
94 views

Good books and lecture notes to learn pseudo-differential operators and spectral theory

I am looking for a list of good books and lecture notes to learn pseudo-differential operators and spectral theory (for infinite dimensions.) I am familiar with introductory functional analysis, ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

Book recommendation for introduction to symbolic logic motivated by AI

I am a second year mathematics undergraduate that has taken real and complex analysis, linear algebra, group and ring theory, general topology, probability theory and statistical inference. I am ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
50 views

Material for a first course on cyclotomic fields

I am aware that the two excellent graduate level books on theory of cyclotomic fields are: 1.Introduction to Cyclotomic Fields by Lawrence C. Washington 2.Cyclotomic Fields I and II by Serge Lang Is ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
66 views

Looking for math history books that I'm not sure exist

I've browsed many math history books, but I've never read too deep into any single one. I always find myself reading the about the same facts and same people over and over -- the set of topics doesn't ...
user avatar
  • 19
1 vote
0 answers
48 views

Recommendation for Algebraic Topology References Supplementing Fulton

I am about to start an algebraic topology course following Fulton's Algebraic Topology: A First Course. Going through the book, I find its approach somewhat idiosyncratic; unlike most such books it ...
user avatar
  • 189
0 votes
0 answers
30 views

What is a good resource to study the basics of $\text{Hom}(V, W)$ as a normed vector space?

I'm struggling to understand this paper by K. Conrad and it seems to me that the reaason is that I have little practice with the concept of $\text{Hom}(V, W)$ (in this context meaning the collection ...
user avatar
  • 3,595
0 votes
0 answers
23 views

Looking for suggestions where to buy this maths textbook

I am looking to buy the Saudi Mathematics textbook for Primary Grade 4 (Second Term) listed below https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/41876052-saudi-arabia-mathematics-primary-grade-four-second-term ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
90 views

Recommended first abstract algebra book for self study [duplicate]

I'm searching a first book on abstract algebra for self study because here, in Catalonia, we have to do an essay on a theme, like a Final Work Degree on a small scale, and I thought that will be ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
54 views

Looking for a statistics textbook [closed]

I want to deepen my knowledge on statistics, specifically, and probability theory in general. I want to know what textbook could be recommended for someone at my current state of knowledge looking to ...
user avatar
  • 1,356
0 votes
0 answers
52 views

Book recommendation for Mathematical Logic [duplicate]

I began studying Mathematical Logic this week, and I'm already strugling with it. I have some notes from the teacher that taught this last year at my University. They are here (https://files.fm/f/...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
84 views

Advanced number theory book recommendation [duplicate]

I have extensively studied number theory at high school level for various Olympiad Competitions. I am currently in undergrad 1st year, and I want to study number theory from the part I left behind, ...
user avatar
  • 19
0 votes
0 answers
49 views

Finding topology book with great exercises

I am a student self-studying topology. Recently I found Janich's book and its content was wonderful, except that it has no problems. So I am finding supplementary material that has some challenging ...
user avatar
  • 166
0 votes
0 answers
47 views

Second book on probability. Recommendations

I'm looking for a book on probability to remind the subject. I have the Feller, which is very nice but many of the basic parts are a little bit boring. My background is theoretical physics, so I'm ...
user avatar
  • 2,311
6 votes
2 answers
507 views

Bourbaki... caveman(?) symbol

I don't know if this is the best place to ask this question, but I'm sure many of you are familiar with the Bourbaki "dangerous bend" symbol: The idea behind the symbol is to indicate a ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

cuadratic polynomial and extrema

I was reading about Quadratic function in Wikipedia Quadratic function So I am very curious to see a proof of this fact, I also want to extend this fact: In references in Wikipedia I dont find a ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
44 views

Looking for a book/notes recommendation for some syllabus of an entrance examination

I'm preparing for an entrance exam. For the exam, i need to prepare the following topics: almost complex and almost contact structures, Nijendhuis tensor, contravariant and covariant almost analytic ...
user avatar
  • 2,970
1 vote
0 answers
53 views

Ergodic Theory exercise book

There are references on Ergodic Theory in this website but my question is about solving problems not the text. I have the course Ergodic Theory taught from Walter's Ergodic Theory book but this book ...
user avatar
  • 31

1
2 3 4 5
62