 Student's Difficulties with Proof  Keith Weber; Mathematical Association of America
"Proof is a notoriously difficult mathematical concept for students. Empirical studies have shown that many students emerge from prooforiented courses ... unable to construct anything beyond very trivial proofs. Furthermore, most university students
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 Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics  MIT Press, Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics
Contents of the journal, 1996present: abstracts and bibliographies are on the Web; full text of articles (PDF format) is available to subscribers.
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 Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth  Camilla P. Benbow and David Lubinski, codirectors; Peabody College, Vanderbilt University
This 50year longitudinal study of over 5,000 intellectually talented individuals aims to improve understanding of the unique needs of intellectually precocious youth and determine the contrasting developmental trajectories that they display over their
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 SturmLiouville Problems: SLEIGN2  Bailey, Everitt, Zettl, Garbow
A code to compute eigenvalues and eigenfunctions, and to approximate the continuous spectrum of regular and singular SturmLiouville (SL) problems. These problems consist of a second order linear differential equation (py')' + qy = (lambda) w y on (a,b)
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 SuanShu  Haksun Li
An objectoriented numerical library of methods for building engineering software, conducting research, or prototyping. SuanShu shares many algorithms in common with Netlib and other public domain libraries, but has advanced them through refactoring
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 Sudoku Squares and Chromatic Polynomials [PDF file]  Agnes M. Herzberg and M. Ram Murty
"Have you ever been trying to solve a Sudoku puzzle and been gripped by a sinking feeling that maybe you were stuck with a lemon? That maybe the puzzle you are struggling with actually has no solution at all? And, if you do find a solution, how can you
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 Supermarket Math  Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
Is it really possible to acquire skills  mathematical or otherwise  in a decontextualized fashion in a classroom setting, then make use of those skills in any reallife situation that may require them? The assumption that this is indeed possible is
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 The Superstring Theory  Paul Hoiland
A site that gives a broad background from a mathematical point of view on general relativity, quantum mechanics, supersymmetry, and string theory. It also contains the concepts and math behind a registered modification to MTheory that is nonperturbative.
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 Swiss Mathematical Society
Membership information; conferences, jobs, news.
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 Symbolab  EqsQuest
This semantic search engine for math and science considers the contextual meaning of equations and expressions. Query a mix of text and symbols with Symbolab's pad, which toggles among Greek letters, operators, differentials, and "accents" (vectors, hats,
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 Symbol, Form and Number in Ancient Egypt  Franz Gnaedinger
A book on early mathematics in Egypt, with some social and religious background. Includes a discussion of the use of Pythagorean triples in Egyptian architecture, and hypotheses on the calculation with unit fractions and the approximation of the area
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 Symbolic Computation Group (SCG)  Dept. of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
SCG has as its primary goal the research and development of algorithms for computer algebra, including both symbolic computation and hybrid symbolicnumeric computation. The algorithms developed are incorporated into the Maple computer algebra system.
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 SymbolicNet: Symbolic Mathematical Computation Information Center  ICM; Kent State University
The area of Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (SAC), also known as Computer Algebra (CA), aims to automate mathematical computations of all sorts. SAC research usually combines mathematics with advanced computing techniques. This site includes: introductory
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 Symbolic Solutions Group  Erich Kaltofen
The Symbolic Solutions Group is a group of researchers in computer algebra and related subjects at North Carolina State University. Their articles are available for download, usually in PostScript format, via FTP.
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 Symmetrica  Lehrstuhl Mathematik II, University of Bayreuth
A collection of routines, written in the programming language C, for doing computations in the representation theory of classical and symmetric groups, and related areas. With a list of papers that mention Symmetrica, and a collection of online programs
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 Symmetric Presentations  J. N. Bray
Presentations of groups, symmetric or otherwise, divided into classes to make location easier. Groups that have just one (finite) nonabelian composition factor up to isomorphism are listed in the first seven sections according to the isomorphism type
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 Symmetry  Gyorgy Darvas
Organizations, events, publications, projects related to symmetry.
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 Synergetics on the Web  Kirby Urner, 4D Solutions
R. Buckminster Fuller's "explorations in the geometry of thinking" is detailed in two thick volumes, Synergetics and Synergetics 2. Synergetics thoroughly permeates the rest of Fuller's writings as well. The invention for which Fuller is most famous,
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 Taylor & Francis Mathematics Journals  Taylor & Francis Group
A list of the mathematics journals published by Taylor & Francis Ltd.
including links to the home page of each journal on the Taylor & Francis Web site. Journals listed: Applied Mathematical Finance; Linear and Multilinear Algebra; Applicable
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 TcP@d: TeleConferencing Pad  Vision Alpha Products
A small, erasable white board together with a PC camera called a TcP@d (Pat. Pend.), used in conjunction with freely available video conferencing software, to transmit "scribal information" in real time. Viewer(s) see equations, drawings, etc., written
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 Teachers of Teachers of Mathematics (TOTOM)  Western Oregon University
TOTOM is dedicated to providing a forum for people involved in the training of mathematics teachers. Each year during September TOTOM organizes a meeting for the sharing of information on teacher licensure and training. This includes both elementary,
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 Teaching and Learning Undergraduate Mathematics  The Mathematical Association (UK)
Read Talum newsletters, 1993  2000. Articles include "Learning to Teach"; "The Case for Geometry"; "Intuiting Mathematical Objects Using Diagrams and Kinetigrams"; "Teaching Mathematical Analysis"; and "Using a Theory of Learning in a College Mathematics
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 Teaching, Learning, and Computing: 1998 Survey  CRITO: Center for Research on Information Technology and Organizations
Research information from the national survey, Teaching, Learning, and Computing1998, a study of teachers' use of computer technology, their pedagogies, and their school context.
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 teaching/math/culture  Ilana Horn
Blog by a professor in Vanderbilt University's Teaching and Learning Department "interested in broadening our notions of mathematical competence. What do classrooms look like that are inclusive and incorporate rich mathematics?" Posts, which date back
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 Teaching Research Division  Western Oregon University
Western Oregon University sponsors various childhood education programs, providing local and national services for young children and deafblind people in particular. They also research pedagogical issues, including teacher training and effectiveness.
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 Teaching the SCANS Competencies  Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Dept. of Labor
This PDF report compiles six articles that give education and training practitioners practical suggestions for applying SCANS in classroom and workplace: "SCANS in the Schools", "Implementing SCANS: First Lessons", "Students Use SCANS to Explore Changing
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 TeachingWorks
Establishing a "professional system for the training of teachers" through "a common curriculum for professional training that focuses on highleverage practices and on the subjectmatter knowledge needed for teaching; performance assessments of teachers'
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 TechExpo: Technical Conference Information Center  TechExpo Corp.
A searchable database of upcoming technical conferences, listed in chronological order or searchable by conference name, topic, sponsoring organization, country, city, state, etc. Techexpo will post up to a few lines of technical and science conference
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 Technical computations by MATLAB  Dr. M. Kanagasabapathy
Standalone MATLAB freeware programs for numerical interpolation analytical methods such as Lagrange, nth order polynomial, Hermite, piecewise cubic Hermite, Neville, cubic spline, and more.
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 Technical Reports index  University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
Technical reports by the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory, some dating back to 1974, and all those published since January, 2002. Titles include "Decimalisation table attacks for [ATM] PIN cracking"; "Turing Switches  Turing machines for alloptical
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 Technische Universität München School of Education
Research, publications, teaching portfolios, and more about the Technische Universität München (TUM) School of Education, which trains teachers for vocational schools and upper secondary schools (Gymnasien) in Germany. See, in particular, the
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 Ted Spence's Home Page
Research into the classification of combinatorial designs. Recent work has entailed the classification of all Hadamard matrices of order 28. Links include: a List of Publications; 2designs; Hadamard matrices Twographs; Steiner S(2,4,25); Regular graphs
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 Teichmüller Navigator 2.0  Deva Van Der Werf; Bowdoin College, The Geometry Center
A graphical tool for visualising a tiling of a genus2 Riemann surface by octagons  for moving around in the Teichmüller space of a surface visually, to provide some sense of how a surface changes with different geometries upon it.
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 Templates for Linear Algebra Problems  Bai, Day, Demmel, Dongarra, Gu, Ruhe, and van de Vorst
The solution of linear systems of equations and eigenvalue problems lies at the
heart of most calculations in scientific computing. This paper discusses some recent developments designed to help the user on advancedarchitecture computers, focusing on
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 Terry McConnell's Home Page  Terry McConnell, Mathematics Department, Syracuse University
Download PDFs of tests given in McConnell's introductory calculus, Math 295. "Stuff" ranges from a remark on average velocity and an expository paper showing the details of how to derive the second order correction to the period of a plane pendulum using
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 Test Prep Review  Testprepreview.com
As the title of this site indicates, there are materials to help users review in preparation to take a variety of tests, including the GRE, SAT, ACT, and Praxis. Under each of the free practice test areas, there are selfassessment modules with a set
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 Tewodros Amdeberhan's Electronic Headquarters
Tewodros Amdeberhan studies combinatorics, number theory, special functions, partial differential equations, computer algebra, algorithmic proof theory, and harmonic analysis. His articles on these topics, as well as some unpublished musings, are available
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 TeX2HTML  Curtis, Housken; WebPrimitives
A conversion utility that translates .tex files into .html files without converting typeset mathematics to GIFs. TeX2HTML converts typeset mathematics into HTMLbased layout commands, calling on the SYMBOL font resident on all computers, to provide for
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 TeX, METAFONT, dvips, and Related Files  Stanford University
The files in subdirectories "dist" and "local" of this directory are master files for TeX and METAFONT, maintained personally by Donald E. Knuth. The dist/ directory contains the latest official sources for TeX, METAFONT, Computer Modern, and accompanying
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 T_{E}X THE WORLD  Avital Oliver
This addon to the FireFox browser takes TeX typesetting on any website and renders it as an image. TEX THE WORLD runs every 3 seconds on interactive websites, so it marks up chat sessions as well as HTMLenabled webmail, embedding symbols on the fly
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 Texture and Colour  Paul Bourke
In many texturing applications it is necessary to be able to "tile" the texture over a larger region than the texture segment covers. Bourke offers a discussion with examples of tiling formats, together with links to tiles: Tile; Brick, Tile; Stone tile;
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 TeX Users Group (TUG)
Founded in 1980 to provide leadership for users of TeX, Donald Knuth's revolutionary typesetting system, TUG represents the interests of TeX users worldwide. From this site you can find activities (calendar, TUGboat, TUG meetings, user groups, working
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 Thales' triangles  Joshua Bowman
Blog about "teaching and doing mathematics at a liberal arts college." Posts by this Smith College professor date back to July, 2006: "instability and control"; "the end of a good man's life" (on the death of mathematician Adrien Douady); "Klein's quartic
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 That's Mathematics!  Nate Eldredge
A mathematician's collection of "various sparetime projects." Blog posts of "diversions, distractions, and math," which date back to June, 2012, focus on Mathgen, Eldredge's perl program that uses contextfree grammar, LaTeX, and BibTeX to randomly generate
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 Theoretical and Numerical Approach to "Magic Angle" of Stone Skipping  Shinichiro Nagahiro and Yoshinori Hayakawa, Department of Physics, Tohoku University, Japan
As published in the American Physical Society's Physical Review Letters: Nagahiro and Hayakawa "... investigate the condition for the bounce of circular disks which obliquely impacts on the fluid surface. An experiment [C. Clanet, F. Hersen, and L. Bocquet,
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 Theoretical Computer Science  Elsevier Science
The journal is mathematical and abstract in spirit, but derives its motivation from practical and everyday computation. Its aim is to understand the nature of computation and to provide more efficient methodologies. All papers introducing or studying
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 Theory and Applications of Categories (TAC)
An electronic, refereed journal for articles that significantly advance the study of categorical algebra or methods, or that make significant new contributions to mathematical science using categorical methods. The scope of the journal includes: all areas
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 Theory and Applications of Categories (TAC)  Robert Rosebrugh, Ed.; Mount Allison University
The allelectronic, refereed journal on Category Theory, categorical methods and their applications in the mathematical sciences. The scope of the journal includes: all areas of pure category theory, including higher dimensional categories; applications
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 The Theory Group  University of St. Andrews, U.K.
The Theory Group investigates aspects of theoretical computer science including: specification; automated theorem proving techniques and applications (especially in computer algebra); computational logic, including logic programming and proof theory;
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 Theory of Tieknots  Yong Mao
The mathematical theory behind tying a necktie, with illustrations of the Four in Hand, the Pratt Knot, the HalfWindsor, and the FullWindsor, and a classification of necktie knots with respect to size and shape. Tying a tie knot is equivalent to a persistent
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