Pierre Simon Laplace

Pierre-Simon Laplace Philosophical Essay on Probabilities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 23, 2015
Pierre-Simon Laplace Philosophical Essay on Probabilities

Pierre-Simon Laplace Philosophical Essay on Probabilities: Translated from the fifth French edition of 1825 With Notes by the Translator (Sources in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) by Pierre-Simon Laplace
English | 1995 | ISBN: 1461286891 | 270 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

Pierre-Simon Laplace (1749-1827) is remembered amoung probabilitists today particularly for his "Theorie analytique des probabilites", published in 1812. The "Essai philosophique dur les probabilites" is his introduction for the second edition of this work. Here Laplace provided a popular exposition on his "Theorie".

Improbable - Adam Fawer  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Maroutan at Dec. 14, 2016
Improbable - Adam Fawer

Improbable - Adam Fawer
Italian | 2010 | 395 Pages | ASIN: B006E0EBVE | EPUB | 512.23 KB

Secondo un’ipotesi scientifica, potrebbe esistere un essere immaginario, un “demone” capace di tenere sotto controllo sia il passato che il futuro, partendo dall’osservazione di un istante qualsiasi del presente. Questa teoria, enunciata nel Settecento da Pierre-Simon Laplace, è stata varie volte ripresa nel corso degli ultimi due secoli e ha preso il nome di “demone di Laplace”. David Caine, il protagonista di questo thriller, è il primo essere umano che sembra incarnare questa ipotesi. Studioso della teoria delle probabilità e incallito giocatore d’azzardo, Caine si è pericolosamente indebitato con la mafia russa di New York. Affetto da una grave forma di epilessia, è costretto a lasciare l’insegnamento. Alla disperata ricerca di denaro, si sottopone alla sperimentazione di un nuovo farmaco contro l’epilessia…

Exposition du systéme du monde  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by fdts at Nov. 21, 2014
Exposition du systéme du monde

Exposition du systéme du monde
by Marquis de Pierre-Simon Laplace
French | 2009 | ISBN: 1108002099 | 364 pages | PDF | 7.7 MB

Adam Fawer - Improbable (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Karabas91 at May 25, 2017
Adam Fawer - Improbable (Repost)

Adam Fawer - Improbable
Italian | 2006 | 395 pages | ASIN: B006E0EBVE | EPUB | 2,3 MB

Philosophischer Versuch Über Die Wahrscheinlichkeit [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at Oct. 27, 2016
Philosophischer Versuch Über Die Wahrscheinlichkeit [Repost]

Philosophischer Versuch Über Die Wahrscheinlichkeit by Pierre Simon Laplace
German | 31 Dec. 2009 | ISBN: 1141156482 | 238 Pages | DJVU | 5.07 MB

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

Numbers Rule: The Vexing Mathematics of Democracy, from Plato to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Nov. 28, 2015
Numbers Rule: The Vexing Mathematics of Democracy, from Plato to the Present

Numbers Rule: The Vexing Mathematics of Democracy, from Plato to the Present by George G. Szpiro
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0691139946 | 240 pages | EPUB | 0,5 MB
François Costard, François Forget, Philippe Lognonné, "La planète Mars : Histoire d'un autre monde"

François Costard, François Forget, Philippe Lognonné, "La planète Mars : Histoire d'un autre monde"
Publisher: Belin | 2006 | ISBN: 2701142008 | French | PDF | 159 pages | 54.8 Mb

Comme la Terre, Mars est un monde. Un monde complexe, immense et marqué par une longue histoire. Pour le prouver, ce livre plonge au cœur de la recherche actuelle en " planétologie ", habitée de grands doutes et de quelques certitudes. …

Die Theorie, die nicht sterben wollte (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at March 2, 2015
Die Theorie, die nicht sterben wollte (Repost)

Sharon Bertsch McGrayne, "Die Theorie, die nicht sterben wollte: Wie der englische Pastor Thomas Bayes eine Regel entdeckte, die nach 150 Jahren voller Kontroversen heute aus Wissenschaft, … und Gesellschaft nicht mehr wegzudenken ist"
German | ISBN: 3642377696 | 2014 | 365 pages | PDF | 5 MB
The Theory That Would Not Die: How Bayes' Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted Down Russian Submarines... (repost)

The Theory That Would Not Die: How Bayes' Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted Down Russian Submarines, and Emerged Triumphant from Two Centuries of Controversy by Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0300169698 | 335 pages | epub | 0,6 MB

Die Theorie, die nicht sterben wollte  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at June 6, 2014
Die Theorie, die nicht sterben wollte

Sharon Bertsch McGrayne, "Die Theorie, die nicht sterben wollte: Wie der englische Pastor Thomas Bayes eine Regel entdeckte, die nach 150 Jahren voller Kontroversen heute aus Wissenschaft, … und Gesellschaft nicht mehr wegzudenken ist"
German | ISBN: 3642377696 | 2014 | 365 pages | PDF | 5 MB