Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Books at McDonald Library
In Pursuit of the Unknown by
Call Number: QA21 .S834 2012
Publication Date: 2012-03-13
In In Pursuit of the Unknown, celebrated mathematician Ian Stewart uses a handful of mathematical equations to explore the vitally important connections between math and human progress. Stewart locates the origins of each equation he presents--from Pythagoras's Theorem to Newton's Law of Gravity to Einstein's Theory of Relativity--within a particular historical moment, elucidating the development of mathematical and philosophical thought necessary for each equation's discovery.
Everyday Calculus by
Call Number: QA303.2 .F47 2014
Publication Date: 2014-04-14
In Everyday Calculus, Oscar Fernandez shows us how to see the math in our coffee, on the highway, and even in the night sky. Fernandez uses our everyday experiences to skillfully reveal the hidden calculus behind a typical day's events. Throughout, Fernandez presents straightforward concepts, and no prior mathematical knowledge is required. For advanced math fans, the mathematical derivations are included in the appendixes.
Uncertain Differential Equation by
Call Number: Electronic Book Available through Catalog
Publication Date: 2016-07-31
This book introduces readers to the basic concepts of and latest findings in the area of differential equations with uncertain factors. It covers the analytic method and numerical method for solving uncertain differential equations, as well as their applications in the field of finance. Furthermore, the book provides a number of new potential research directions for uncertain differential equation.
Search the XPLORE online catalog to find books, e-books, and media located at Xavier.
Search the OhioLINK online catalog to find books and media in Ohio's academic libraries. These materials can be requested online and sent to Xavier for you to pick up at the Connection Center on the 3rd floor of the CLC.
Search SearchOhio to find books and media in Ohio's public libraries. These materials can be requested and sent to Xavier for pick up at the Connection Center on the 3rd floor of the CLC.