Why Do Math:


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  • Google PageRank : The Mathematics of Google

Under Development

  • Tsunamis
  • Computer Graphics
  • Tidal Flow
  • Oil Recovery

Why Do Math nodes highlight mathematical and computational tools that can solve problems across a wide range of disciplines and emphasize exciting applications in which mathematical analysis has provided unique insights. Nodes are presented with multimedia resources and content gradually increases through to more advanced discussions of related mathematics and computational science. Each node is reviewed for accessibility at the college freshman/sophomore and popular science levels. Have an idea for a node topic? Email us at whydomath@siam.org!