### Researchers found mathematical structure that was thought not to exist

Researchers have found a mathematical structure that was thought not to exist. The best possible q-analogs of codes may be useful in more efficient data transmission.

Researchers have found a mathematical structure that was thought not to exist. The best possible q-analogs of codes may be useful in more efficient data transmission.

Nov 14, 2016
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Machines make our lives easier in many ways. Whether it's a smart thermostat that learns when to turn the heat on or automatic brakes, machines traffic in the language of classical calculus. Classical calculus is good enough ...

Oct 28, 2016
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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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Together with colleagues from London and Amsterdam, MIB postdoc Niels Chr. Hansen, analysed thousands of musical themes composed by French, Italian, and Austro-German composers living in 1600-1950.

Oct 06, 2016
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Mathematics

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There is a replicability crisis in science – unidentified "false positives" are pervading even our top research journals.

Oct 06, 2016
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Mathematics

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New research in game theory shows that people are naturally predisposed to over-use "common-pool resources" such as transportation systems and fisheries even if it risks failure of the system, to the detriment of society ...

Sep 29, 2016
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Methodologists from Tilburg University and the University of Amsterdam have developed a simple web app that can automatically detect statistical errors in psychology research papers.

Sep 27, 2016
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Mathematics

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Statisticians are developing new ways to interpret the unprecedented amounts of data being generated continuously all around us.

Sep 21, 2016
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Mathematics

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A new article highlights how statistics are deeply involved within the algorithms that made Pokémon Go the hit it has become.

Sep 19, 2016
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Mathematics

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In emergency situations such as terrorist attacks, natural catastrophes, and fires, there is always a risk of mass panic leading to deadly crowd disasters. But what causes mass panic and where are the danger zones? Researchers ...

Sep 15, 2016
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Mathematics

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