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Dhanurjay "DJ" Patil is an American mathematician and computer scientist who served as the Chief Data Scientist of the United States Office of Science and Technology Policy. from 2015 to 2017. He is the Head of Technology for Devoted Health.
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A Most Elegant Equation
Euler's Formula and the Beauty of Mathematics
David Stipp - 2017-11-07
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An award-winning science writer introduces us to mathematics using the extraordinary equation that unites five of mathematics' most important numbers Bertrand Russell wrote that mathematics can exalt "as surely as poetry." This is especially true of one equation: ei(pi) + 1 = 0, the brainchild of Leonhard Euler, the Mozart of mathematics. More than...
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Finally if you're looking for something to read/listen about pi that is really awesome and accessible, check out A Most Elegant Equation by @DavidStipp. The audio book narrated by @SPPresents is excellent.      source
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The Surprising Truth Behind What Makes People Take a Chance on You
Suneel Gupta - 2021-02-23
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A groundbreaking book that boldly claims the key to success in business is not talent, connections, or ideas, but the ability to persuade people to take a chance on potential. No one makes it alone. But there’s a reason why some people can get investors or bosses to believe in them while others cannot. And that reason has little to do with experien...
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🚨 I get to interview @suneel about his awesome book Backable on April 6 at noon! Thx @cwclub @INFORUMsf for supporting! It's awesome & and a must read for anyone that is trying to get their ideas across (including founders, corporate, academia, and gov)      source
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Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems
James Ward Brown - 2000-08-01 (first published in 1963)
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Provides an introduction to Fourier series and their applications to boundary value problems in partial differential equations of engineering and physics. This work also introduces the concept of orthogonal sets of functions and representations of arbitrary functions in series of functions from such sets....
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I still love his book on Fourier series. Changed my view of the world      source
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Here We Are
American Dreams, American Nightmares (A Memoir)
Aarti Namdev Shahani - 2019-10-01
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Here We Are is a heart-wrenching memoir about an immigrant family's American Dream, the justice system that took it away, and the daughter who fought to get it back, from NPR correspondent Aarti Namdev Shahani.The Shahanis came to Queens--from India, by way of Casablanca--in the 1980s. They were undocumented for a few unsteady years and then, with ...
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Fantastic conversation on immigration & how what it means to be an immigrant @INFORUMsf. Not just the tech immigration story. If you haven’t read @aarti411’s book, you need to      source