applied math

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Noun1.applied math - the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological worldapplied math - the branches of mathematics that are involved in the study of the physical or biological or sociological world
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
linear programming - a mathematical technique used in economics; finds the maximum or minimum of linear functions in many variables subject to constraints
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
probability theory, theory of probability - the branch of applied mathematics that deals with probabilities
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Unitive's CEO and founder, Laura Mather, is an acclaimed subject matter expert in unconscious bias, and holds a PhD in computer science and applied math.
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The tests focus on skills that have been identified as highly important for the majority of jobs in the workplace: Reading for information, applied math and locating information, Payne said.
Prior to that, he completed his master degree in computer sciences and applied math.
Academically, participants recorded a 92 percent attendance rate and improved test scores in applied math and reading for information, and were eligible to receive as many as 15 credit hours toward an associate of applied science degree in engineering design technology.
MdotLabs will augment the company's non-human traffic (NHT) detection methods used in the Media Metrix and validated Campaign Essentials (vCE) product suites, using cyber-security methodologies such as signal processing, statistics, machine learning and applied math.
Working alongside Hochhauser is Thomas MacDonald, who earned his GIS Certificate from Hunter College, as well as degrees in Economics and Applied Math from Stony Brook University and Queens College, respectively.
Instead, Kahan went to Northern Illinois University on a wrestling scholarship and studied applied math and computer science.
Leif Ristroph, who works alongside Stephen Childress at New York University's Applied Math Lab, said that they were interested in making a robotic insect that would be an alternative to the helicopter, for which they became interested in jellyfish.
With our interdisciplinary approach of business, applied math, and technology, coupled with cross-industry best-practices learning, we helped one of the global pharmaceutical manufacturers and healthcare products companies identify and target physicians who were at risk of switching to a competing drug and prevent reduction in corresponding prescriptions,” said Deepinder Singh Dhingra, head of Products & Strategy, Mu Sigma.
Readers need to be familiar with classical laminated-plate theory and first ply failure criteria, energy methods and Rayleigh-Ritz approaches, and basic applied math.
In response to the National Defense Industrial Association's emphasis on promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics in educational settings, the Tennessee Valley Chapter has become a platinum benefactor for Project Lead the Way, in the Huntsville City School System Academy of Applied Math and Science.

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