Most widely held works about Chandler Davis
Most widely held works by Chandler Davis
The Geometric vein : the Coxeter festschrift ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and German and held by 349 libraries worldwide
The Coxeter legacy : reflections and projections ( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
This collection of essays on the legacy of mathematican Donald Coxeter is a mixture of surveys, updates, history, storytelling and personal memories covering both applied and abstract maths. Subjects include: polytopes, Coxeter groups, equivelar polyhedra, Ceva's theorum, and Coxeter and the artists.
The shape of content : creative writing in mathematics and science ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
"This book is a collection of creative pieces--poems, short stories, essays, play excerpts--that give shape to mathematical and scientific content. It portrays by example how various people work creatively with ideas from mathematics and other sciences."--BOOK JACKET.
The college geometry project ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Presents 12 films developed between 1965 and 1971 at the University of Minnesota which explain a broad range of topics.
It walks in beauty : selected prose of Chandler Davis by Chandler Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Calculus film project ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Collection of short animated films about calculus ranging from informal to detailed investigations.
MAA calculus films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Pt. 2 (ca. 52 min.). Presents Newton's method as representative of an iterative procedure; defines the definite integral using Riemann sums; demonstrates the fundamental theorem of calculus, showing the functions F(x) and f(x) graphed simultaneously on separate sets of axes to illustrate that F'(x) = f(x); defines area in terms of the calculus. Pt. 3 (ca. 53 min.). Discusses areas under curves with emphasis on the graphs of continuous and monotone functions; illustrates the definite integral by the method of upper and lower sums; explains that the volume of an urn-like solid can be expressed with a definite integral; explains that the volume of a torus can be expressed as a definite integral using the shell method.
Science for good or ill by Chandler Davis ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The geometric vein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Linear programming and computers by Chandler Davis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Having come this far by Chandler Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Special issue dedicated to Chandler Davis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Keeping in mind the McCarthy era at the University of Michigan ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A documentary about three faculty members--Clement Markert, Mark Nickerson, and Chandler Davis--forced to leave the University of Michigan because of alleged affiliations with the Communist Party.
Analyse fonctionnelle et approximation des fonctions. Sommaire de conférences tenues à l'Université Laval, aoút 1965 by Chandler Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bridge-building of the sixth engineers by Chandler Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Ideal theory in algebraic number fields : a very minor thesis by Chandler Davis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Typewritten minor thesis in mathematics.
The rotation of eigenvectors by a perturbation-III by Chandler Davis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The rotation of eigenvectors by a perturbation by Chandler Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Caroms ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Shows the relationship between a carom and a reflection, and uses this principle to solve elementary geometric inequalities leading up to an exploration of Fagnano's problem: to find a triangle of minimum perimeter that can be inscribed in a given acute-angled triangle. Features mathematician Chandler Davis.
Dance of the shells ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Entrant in the Dance Films Association's 31st annual Dance on Camera Festival 2003. Videodance work.
Academic freedom Animated films Anti-communist movements Area measurement Calculus Calculus, Integral Chebyshev polynomials College teachers--Political activity Coxeter, H. S. M.--1907-2003 Coxeter groups Curves Davis, Chandler Definite integrals Delta College Educational films Ford Foundation Functions Geometry Geometry, Algebraic Group theory Harvard University History Integrals Iterative methods (Mathematics) Literary collections Management Markert, Clement L.--1917-1999 Mathematics Michigan Michigan--Ann Arbor Michigan Health Council Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project Niehuss, Marvin Lemmon,--1903-2003 Nonfiction films Science Science--Moral and ethical aspects Short films United States Universities and colleges--Admission Universities and colleges--Faculty University of Michigan University of Michigan.--Alumni Association University of Michigan.--Center for the Study of Higher Education University of Michigan.--Institute for Social Research University of Michigan.--Institute of Science and Technology University of Michigan.--School of Music University of Michigan.--School of Nursing University of Michigan.--School of Public Health University of Michigan.--School of Social Work Volume (Cubic content)