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Nahin Paul

Paul J. Nahin is the author of many popular math books, including How to Fall Slower Than Gravity, Dr. Euler’s Fabulous Formula, and An Imaginary Tale (all Princeton). He is professor emeritus of electrical engineering at the University of New Hampshire and received the 2017 Chandler Davis Prize for Excellence in Expository Writing in Mathematics. He lives in Exeter, New Hampshire.

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Mathematical Radio: Inside the Magic of AM, FM, and Single-Sideband
The modern radio is a wonder, and behind that magic is mathematics. In The Mathematical Radio, Paul...
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In Pursuit of Zeta-3: The World's Most Mysterious Unsolved Math Problem
For centuries, mathematicians the world over have tried, and failed, to solve the zeta-3 problem. Ma...
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Hot Molecules, Cold Electrons: From the Mathematics of Heat to the Development of the Trans-Atlantic
Heat, like gravity, shapes nearly every aspect of our world and universe, from how milk dissol...
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How to Fall Slower Than Gravity: And Other Everyday (and Not So Everyday) Uses of Mathematics and Physical Reasoning
Paul Nahin is a master at explaining odd phenomena through straightforward mathematics. In this coll...
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When Least Is Best: How Mathematicians Discovered Many Clever Ways to Make Things as Small (or as Large) as Possible
A mathematical journey through the most fascinating problems of extremes and how to solve them   W...
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In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics Behind Everyday Questions
Physics can explain many of the things that we commonly encounter. It can tell us why the night is d...
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The Logician and the Engineer : How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age
Boolean algebra, also called Boolean logic, is at the heart of the electronic circuitry in everythin...
Dr. Euler's Fabulous Formula: Cures Many Mathematical Ills
In the mid-eighteenth century, Swiss-born mathematician Leonhard Euler developed a formula so innova...
Will You Be Alive 10 Years from Now? and Numerous Other Curious Questions in Probability
What are the chances of a game-show contestant finding a chicken in a box? Is the Hanukkah dreidel a...
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