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  1. Interior Point Methods Online - Argonne National Laboratory
    Join, contribute to, and search the archive of the interior-point-methods@mcs.anl.gov mailing list; visit the archive of papers announced through the mailing list or the bibliography of interior point methods for mathematical programming; browse through ...more>>

  2. Jaap's Scratch Pad - Jaap Scherphuis
    Java applets, generators, and solutions for sudoku, Rubik's Cube, "moving pieces" puzzles, permutation puzzles, and more, including sphere symmetries, polyform, Towers of Hanoi, and many lesser known puzzles from this collector. Scherphuis' articles range ...more>>

  3. Java Fractals - James Henstridge
    Java applets to draw different kinds of fractals: Iterated Function Systems (Sierpinski Triangle, fern, etc.), complex number fractals, and orbit fractals. Includes explanations of the algorithms used, and code for each applet. ...more>>

  4. Jazzing Up Euclid's Algorithm - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    Early in 2000, the journal Computing in Science & Engineering (CISE) published a list of the top 10 algorithms of the century. Many of the selections are now familiar, finely tuned, heavily used tools. The Metropolis algorithm for Monte Carlo methods, ...more>>

  5. Jon Kleinberg's Homepage - Jon Kleinberg, Department of Computer Science, Cornell University
    Read Kleinberg's research on algorithms that exploit the combinatorial structure of networks and information. His work includes techniques for analyzing and modeling link structure in the World Wide Web and related information networks; discrete optimization ...more>>

  6. Karla Hoffman
    A specialist in operations research and combinatorial optimization. Papers in PDF, PostScript, or HTML formats include articles on airline scheduling, set covering, and the traveling salesman problem. Resume and curriculum vitae and syllabus, project, ...more>>

  7. The Klein Project
    Revisiting the intent of Felix Klein's Elementary Mathematics from an Advanced Standpoint on the centenary of its publication, this IMU/ICMI-commissioned project aims to produce a book for upper secondary teachers that communicates the breadth and vitality ...more>>

  8. Knight's Tour - Gunno Törnberg
    Describes two methods for finding Knight's Tours (paths for a chess knight to visit every square on a chessboard), backtracking and Warnsdorff's Rule. Java applets demonstrate both methods. ...more>>

  9. LEDA Research - Michael Seel
    LEDA is a library of the data types and algorithms of combinatorial computing. Try the Over-The-Net Demo which allows you to play with some computational geometry algorithms provided by LEDA; download commercial or research packages and licenses; read ...more>>

  10. Lesson Plan Search - Google
    Free math lesson plans that make use of Google Earth, Google Calendar, Exploring Computational Thinking, and other products and projects of the search engine company: Telling time & Google Calendar; Human Dimensions Project; Median of Latitude Data; ...more>>

  11. Levitated - Jared Tarbell
    "Visual poetry and science fun narrated in an object oriented graphic environment." See, in particular, the generators in sketches and applications; and "open source," a library of fractals, cellular automata, space-filling algorithms, "auto-fixing words," ...more>>

  12. Liz's Research Interests - Liz Bradley, Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado
    Artificial intelligence projects include Chaography, a pair of tools that use mathematics to generate choreographic variations: Chaographer, which uses a chaotic mapping to generate variations on a musical piece; and MotionMind, which uses machine learning ...more>>

  13. Marc Chamberland
    A mathematician at Grinnell College interested in differential equations and dynamical systems. Resources for the 3x + 1 problem and the Jacobian Conjecture include papers to download in PostScript format and information and proceedings for related conferences. ...more>>

  14. Mathematical constants and computation - Xavier Gourdon and Pascal Sebah
    How famous mathematical constants were computed in the past, and current ways of obtaining them: pi, e, the logarithmic constant, square root of 2, Euler's constant, and Apery's constant. Also algorithms (arbitrary precision computation; FFT based multiplication ...more>>

  15. Mathematical Entertainment - Eric Hiob, British Columbia Institute of Technology
    Instructions for building a pinball table that demonstrates Pascal's Triangle. Also, notes on the Travelling Salesman Problem; Finding Areas Using the Monte Carlo Method; Important Numbers (pi and e); the Inside or Outside Problem; and the Roller Coaster ...more>>

  16. Mathematical Problems - Torsten Sillke
    Some in German, most in English. Topics include graph theory, number theory, combinatorics (enumerations), geometry, algorithms and complexity, recreational mathematics, tiling and packing, dissections, probability, algebra, analysis. Also links to "Math-News" ...more>>

  17. Mathematics and Statistics: Academic Press - Elsevier
    This imprint of Elsevier offers over 100 print and eBook titles in mathematics and statistics. ...more>>

  18. The Mathematics Common Core Toolbox - The Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin and Agile Mind, Inc.
    Tools and instructional materials for understanding and implementing the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM). Resources for CCSSM content and practice include key visualizations, formative assessment tools and tasks, classroom challenges, ...more>>

  19. Mathematics - John Savard
    A collection of essays and illustrations: pentagonal tilings, infinity (Cantor's theory of transfinite numbers), rotations of the dodecahedron, Archimedean solids, the fourth dimension (regular polytopes), Gödel's proof and the halting problem, and ...more>>

  20. Math Exercises
    Interactive exercises, lessons, and worksheets to practice knowledge of whole numbers, integers, divisibility, fractions, exponents and powers, percentages, proportional reasoning, linear equations, quadratic equations, monomials, polynomials, special ...more>>

  21. Math Is Power Math Puzzles - National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME)
    Six Shockwave games. CodeBreaker requires using trial and error to deduce the correct string of colored circles, given feedback on position and quantity. In Space Tag, two players take turns moving on a grid, one of them attempting to occupy the other's ...more>>

  22. The Math Less Traveled - Brent Yorgey
    A blog "dedicated to exploring beautiful mathematics." Posts, which date back to March, 2006, have included "Proof by animation," "The Nuclear Pennies Game," "Recounting the Rationals," "Predicting Pi," "Square roots with pencil and paper," "Irrationality ...more>>

  23. The MathSite - David Gale
    Hear, see, and do the pure mathematics of polygon dissections ("Dissecting Triangles and Squares") or the applied mathematics of sorting algorithms ("Sorting Bricks and Sticks"). Requires Flash and Java plug-ins. ...more>>

  24. METIS: Family of Multilevel Partitioning Algorithms - George Karypis
    A family of programs for partitioning unstructured graphs and hypergraphs and computing fill-reducing orderings of sparse matrices. Includes serial and parallel graph partitioning and sparse matrix ordering and serial hypergraph partitioning. ...more>>

  25. Michael Singer
    Differential (and difference) Galois theorist, algorithmic analyst, and computer algebraist, and professor at North Carolina State University. Available here: books and papers, some in PDF, PostScript, or .dvi versions; course notes for Computational ...more>>

  26. Modulef: Methods and Tools for Scientific Computing - Michel Bernadou
    The MODULEF project was dissolved on December 31, 1995. The members of this project created the GAMMA project and the MOSTRA pre-project. Activity report of the project (1995) (French - abstract in English), research reports of the project, videos and ...more>>

  27. Monte Carlo Simulation Excel Add-In - Luciano Machain
    An add-in for Microsoft Excel, distributed as "emailware". SimulAr adds probability distribution functions to spreadsheets for performing Monte Carlo simulation and risk analysis under uncertainty conditions. Possibility of correlating variables. Fitting ...more>>

  28. Music by John Greschak - John Greschak
    Platonic Dice: Dodecahedron, Platonic Dice: Hexahedron, Pentominoes, The Tower of Hanoi, and other music compositions based upon the mathematical properties of various objects. Listen with RealAudio or Midi. ...more>>

  29. My Speed Cubing Page - Jessica Fridrich
    "Intended for those of you who can already solve [Rubik's] cube in a few minutes and want to get really fast." Content includes "20 years of speed cubing (a short historical narrative)," "Finger shortcuts," "Move algorithms to your subconsciousness," ...more>>

  30. ncase - Nicky Case
    Interactive projects that illuminate principles of game theory, logic, and other topics, such as the parable of the paragons (with Vi Hart), coming out simulator (a half-true game about half-truths), and sight & light (how to create 2D visibility/shadows ...more>>

  31. NEOS Guide (Network-Enabled Optimization System) - The Optimization Technology Center
    A thumbnail sketch, outlines of the major algorithms, and pointers to software packages on optimization and its various subdisciplines: integer programming, stochastic programming, network programming, bound constrained, non-linearly constrained, linear ...more>>

  32. Neural network music composition by prediction - Michael C. Mozer
    Exploring the benefits of psychophysical constraints and multiscale processing. In algorithmic music composition, a simple technique involves selecting notes sequentially according to a transition table that specifies the probability of the next note ...more>>

  33. A New Kind of Science - The Wolfram Institute, LLC
    A forthcoming book by Stephen Wolfram (creator of Mathematica) arguing that the "rules" science searches for should include algorithms like those used in computer programs, not just mathematical equations. Site includes a summary, table of contents, ...more>>

  34. New York Group Theory Cooperative at CCNY
    Genetic algorithms, open problems and preprints in combinatorial and geometric group theory, meetings, links, and MAGNUS, a free (GPL) graphically oriented system, based on Tcl/Tk, for computational group theory designed to allow for exploration and experimentation ...more>>

  35. Noga Alon
    Noga Alon researches combinatorics, graph theory, their applications to theoretical computer science, combinatorial geometry and number theory, and the relationship of combinatorial algorithms and circuit complexity. Some of his papers, along with a ...more>>

  36. Numerical Problems (Algorithm Design Manual) - Steven S. Skiena
    A chapter from the Algorithm Design Manual, by Steven S. Skiena. Specific algorithms: Solving Linear Equations; Bandwidth Reduction; Matrix Multiplication; Determinants and Permanents; Constrained and Unconstrained Optimization; Linear Programming; Random ...more>>

  37. Occam Press - Peter Schorer
    "The skeptical mathematician is invited to improve upon the current implementations of the 3x + 1 strategy...." In addition to the Collatz conjecture, Schorer offers a simple proof of Fermat's Last Theorem, articles on Occam's Razor and programming, ...more>>

  38. Olimpíada Brasileira de Matemática - Sociedade Brasileira de Matemática (SBM)
    The Olimpíada Brasileira de Matemática (OBM) is a competition open to all students enrolled in Brazil's fundamental or middle studies. Browse or download archived exam problems and solutions dating back to 1997. Read news about olympiads, or the journal ...more>>

  39. Open Problems - Jeff Erickson
    Open problems, mostly in geometry, including folding, combinatorial, and algorithmic problems. Contents include: Existence Problems: Does Object X exist? Combinatorial Problems: How complex is Object X? Algorithmic Problems: How fast can Problem X be ...more>>

  40. Pentium Bug Revisited - Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
    The incident that triggered a barrage of ridicule occurred in the fall of 1994, a few months after Intel had introduced its Pentium microprocessor. The furor started with an e-mail message from Thomas R. Nicely, a mathematician at Lynchburg College in ...more>>

  41. Philippe Flajolet
    Philippe Flajolet researches the analysis of algorithms, analytic combinatorics, computer algebra, asymptotic analysis, special functions, random structures, and natural languages. An extensive collection of his articles, and the first chapters of ...more>>

  42. Pi: A Source Book - J. Borwein, Springer-Verlag
    A complete history of pi, with resources for teachers for anything from special topic courses to individual talks and special student projects. The literature on pi included in this source book falls into three classes: a selection of the mathematical ...more>>

  43. The Problem of the Knight: A Fast and Simple Algorithm - Arnd Roth
    Download a Mathematica notebook that discusses different algorithms for solving the Knight's Tour problem, finding a path for the chess knight that visits every square once. For an Introduction, Implementation, and Examples, visit Roth's Max-Planck-Institut ...more>>

  44. Problem Solving Island - Samuel A. Rebelsky
    Challenging open-ended word problems on the topics of games, such as Blockade, Finger Multiplication, and The Word Pyramid; puzzles such as Error Correction, Error Detection, The Fake Coin, Friday the 13th, and Leap Birthdays; and problems based on figures, ...more>>

  45. Problems with a Point - Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
    A collection of problems designed to help students in grades 6-12 learn new mathematical ideas by building on old ones. Varying in difficulty and approaches, these problems are useful for teachers, students, parents, math clubs, home-schoolers, and others. ...more>>

  46. Project Based Learning Pathways - David Graser
    A blog about real life projects suitable for college math courses such as algebra, finite math, and business calculus. Most of these applied math projects include handouts, videos, and other resources for students, as well as a project letter. Graser, ...more>>

  47. Projet Folium
    Folium est un ensemble organisé d'articles sur les mathématiques, du cours aux biographies de mathématiciens célèbres, en passant par les exos les plus classiques et les théorèmes les plus puissants. Articles ...more>>

  48. The Quake Project - The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University; and the University of Southern California's Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC)
    An NSF and DARPA-funded project developing the capability for predicting, by computer simulation, the ground motion of large basins during strong earthquakes, and using this capability to study the seismic response of the Greater Los Angeles Basin. Research ...more>>

  49. Quite BASIC - Nikko Strom
    A JavaScript environment for coding in the classic BASIC programming language. Math projects include the Fibonacci Sequence, Fibonacci Squares, the Sieve of Eratosthenes, and Mandelbrot; puzzles include the Towers of Hanoi and variations of the Eight ...more>>

  50. Robert J. Lang Origami - Robert J. Lang
    Lang has catalogued and diagrammed over 400 models, combining aspects of the Western school of mathematical origami design with the Eastern emphasis upon line and form. Read about origami mathematics, which mathematically describe the underlying laws ...more>>

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