### Game theory: Army of agents to tackle corrupt officials, tax evaders, terrorists

Game theory has long been used to apply mathematical models of conflict and cooperation between intelligent rational decision-makers.

Game theory has long been used to apply mathematical models of conflict and cooperation between intelligent rational decision-makers.

Oct 20, 2016
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Mathematics

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At Experian DataLabs, a team of scientists is thwarting bad guys with math.

Oct 05, 2016
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Computer Sciences

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An algorithm which models how proteins inside cells interact with each other will enhance the study of biology, and sheds light on how proteins work together to complete tasks such as turning food into energy.

Sep 21, 2016
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Cell & Microbiology

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Extinctions, variations in population densities, and large algal blooms in waters are examples of expected effects of global warming and nutrient over-fertilization. Wojciech Uszko at Umeå University shows how simple mathematical ...

Sep 19, 2016
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Ecology

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Parents who excel at math produce children who excel at math. This is according to a recently released University of Pittsburgh study, which shows a distinct transfer of math skills from parent to child. The study specifically ...

Sep 01, 2016
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Social Sciences

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Working with creative mathematical tasks is important for pupils both to reflect on mathematics as well as for their subsequent test results. Being faced with creative tasks during exercise has evident effects on all pupils, ...

Aug 30, 2016
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Social Sciences

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The immense challenges in delivering a fair, transparent and objective performance appraisal process in large organisations can be made much easier with a new approach developed by University of Portsmouth Business School ...

Aug 29, 2016
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Economics & Business

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Patterns abound in nature, from zebra stripes and leopard spots to honeycombs and bands of clouds. Somehow, these patterns form and organize all by themselves. To better understand how, researchers have now created a new ...

Aug 23, 2016
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Plasma Physics

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A scientific collaboration of researchers from the Lomonosov Moscow State University and the Smithsonian Institution has discovered previously unknown regularities of arthropod limbs based on studies of the remipede Speleonectes ...

Aug 22, 2016
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Archaeology & Fossils

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Oihana Aristondo, a researcher at the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country, has succeeded in expressing the poverty index of a country using a mathematical formula based on three variables. She has reported on her results ...

Aug 16, 2016
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Mathematics

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