This collection represents a unique undertaking in scientific publishing to honor Nick Metropolis, the last survivor of the World War II Manhattan Project in Los Alamos. In this volume, some of the leading scientists and humanists of our time have contributed essays related to their respective disciplines, exploring various aspects of future developments in science and society, philosophy, national security, nuclear power, pure and applied mathematics, physics and biology, particle physics, computing, and information science.Future. of. Combinatorics. Daniel J. Kleitman To comMUNICATE ANYTHING REAsoNABLE ABOUT combin AToRics requires raising and ... In practice, my lack of awareness of any meaningful definition of the subject never bothered me.
|Title||:||Essays on the Future|
|Author||:||Siegfried Hecker, Gian-Carlo Rota|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-12-01|