The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering: Mastering Complexity

Valutazione media 4,32
( su 19 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780262526548: The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering: Mastering Complexity

In this book, Sanjoy Mahajan shows us that the way to master complexity is through insight rather than precision. Precision can overwhelm us with information, whereas insight connects seemingly disparate pieces of information into a simple picture. Unlike computers, humans depend on insight. Based on the author's fifteen years of teaching at MIT, Cambridge University, and Olin College, The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering shows us how to build insight and find understanding, giving readers tools to help them solve any problem in science and engineering. To master complexity, we can organize it or discard it. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering first teaches the tools for organizing complexity, then distinguishes the two paths for discarding complexity: with and without loss of information. Questions and problems throughout the text help readers master and apply these groups of tools. Armed with this three-part toolchest, and without complicated mathematics, readers can estimate the flight range of birds and planes and the strength of chemical bonds, understand the physics of pianos and xylophones, and explain why skies are blue and sunsets are red. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering will appear in print and online under a Creative Commons Noncommercial Share Alike license.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Sanjoy Mahajan
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
Book Storm
(HOUSTON, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Brand New books on affordable price.Shipping method: Standard & Expedite, Standard takes 7-8 and Expedited takes 4-6 working days. Due to the constantly changing USPS regulations regarding shipments to APO/FPO addresses we are not currently shipping. Codice libro della libreria 0262526549-P07

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 27,17
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Sanjoy Mahajan
Editore: MIT Press Ltd, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MIT Press Ltd, United States, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 226 x 178 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. In this book, Sanjoy Mahajan shows us that the way to master complexity is through insight rather than precision. Precision can overwhelm us with information, whereas insight connects seemingly disparate pieces of information into a simple picture. Unlike computers, humans depend on insight. Based on the author s fifteen years of teaching at MIT, Cambridge University, and Olin College, The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering shows us how to build insight and find understanding, giving readers tools to help them solve any problem in science and engineering. To master complexity, we can organize it or discard it. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering first teaches the tools for organizing complexity, then distinguishes the two paths for discarding complexity: with and without loss of information. Questions and problems throughout the text help readers master and apply these groups of tools. Armed with this three-part toolchest, and without complicated mathematics, readers can estimate the flight range of birds and planes and the strength of chemical bonds, understand the physics of pianos and xylophones, and explain why skies are blue and sunsets are red. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering will appear in print and online under a Creative Commons Noncommercial Share Alike license. Codice libro della libreria AAZ9780262526548

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 27,18
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Sanjoy Mahajan
Editore: MIT Press Ltd, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MIT Press Ltd, United States, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 226 x 178 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. In this book, Sanjoy Mahajan shows us that the way to master complexity is through insight rather than precision. Precision can overwhelm us with information, whereas insight connects seemingly disparate pieces of information into a simple picture. Unlike computers, humans depend on insight. Based on the author s fifteen years of teaching at MIT, Cambridge University, and Olin College, The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering shows us how to build insight and find understanding, giving readers tools to help them solve any problem in science and engineering. To master complexity, we can organize it or discard it. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering first teaches the tools for organizing complexity, then distinguishes the two paths for discarding complexity: with and without loss of information. Questions and problems throughout the text help readers master and apply these groups of tools. Armed with this three-part toolchest, and without complicated mathematics, readers can estimate the flight range of birds and planes and the strength of chemical bonds, understand the physics of pianos and xylophones, and explain why skies are blue and sunsets are red. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering will appear in print and online under a Creative Commons Noncommercial Share Alike license. Codice libro della libreria AAZ9780262526548

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 27,20
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Mahajan, Sanjoy
Editore: MIT Press
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MIT Press. Condizione libro: New. Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 0262526549

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 24,74
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,25
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Mahajan, Sanjoy
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Quantità: 5
Da
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 21306746-n

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,55
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 2,45
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Mahajan, Sanjoy
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97802625265480000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 28,87
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Sanjoy Mahajan
Editore: MIT Press Ltd 2014-12-05, Cambridge, Mass. (2014)
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MIT Press Ltd 2014-12-05, Cambridge, Mass., 2014. paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 9780262526548

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 24,76
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 5,22
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Sanjoy Mahajan
Editore: MIT Press Ltd
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MIT Press Ltd. Paperback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering: Mastering Complexity, Sanjoy Mahajan, In this book, Sanjoy Mahajan shows us that the way to master complexity is through insight rather than precision. Precision can overwhelm us with information, whereas insight connects seemingly disparate pieces of information into a simple picture. Unlike computers, humans depend on insight. Based on the author's fifteen years of teaching at MIT, Cambridge University, and Olin College, The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering shows us how to build insight and find understanding, giving readers tools to help them solve any problem in science and engineering. To master complexity, we can organize it or discard it. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering first teaches the tools for organizing complexity, then distinguishes the two paths for discarding complexity: with and without loss of information. Questions and problems throughout the text help readers master and apply these groups of tools. Armed with this three-part toolchest, and without complicated mathematics, readers can estimate the flight range of birds and planes and the strength of chemical bonds, understand the physics of pianos and xylophones, and explain why skies are blue and sunsets are red. The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering will appear in print and online under a Creative Commons Noncommercial Share Alike license. Codice libro della libreria B9780262526548

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 23,79
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,89
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Sanjoy Mahajan
Editore: MIT Press 2014-12-21 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Quantità: 3
Da
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MIT Press 2014-12-21, 2014. Condizione libro: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Codice libro della libreria NU-LBR-01440189

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 28,81
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,47
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Mahajan, Sanjoy
Editore: The Mit Press (2014)
ISBN 10: 0262526549 ISBN 13: 9780262526548
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: 1
Da
English-Book-Service Mannheim
(Mannheim, Germania)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro The Mit Press, 2014. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria EH9780262526548

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 28,19
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 5,00
Da: Germania a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro