web site hit counter Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win - Ebooks PDF Online
Hot Best Seller

Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win

Availability: Ready to download

Calculated Bets describes a gambling system that works. Steven Skiena, a jai-alai enthusiast and computer scientist, documents how he used computer simulations and modeling techniques to predict the outcome of jai-alai matches and increased his initial stake by 544% in one year. Skiena demonstrates how his jai-alai system functions like a stock trading system, and includes Calculated Bets describes a gambling system that works. Steven Skiena, a jai-alai enthusiast and computer scientist, documents how he used computer simulations and modeling techniques to predict the outcome of jai-alai matches and increased his initial stake by 544% in one year. Skiena demonstrates how his jai-alai system functions like a stock trading system, and includes examples of how gambling and mathematics interact in program trading systems, how mathematical models are used in political polling, and what the future holds for Internet gambling. With humor and enthusiasm, Skiena explains computer predictions used in business, sports, and politics, and the difference between correlation and causation. An unusual presentation of how mathematical models are designed, built, and validated, Calculated Bets also includes a list of modeling projects with online data sources. Steven Skiena, Associate Professor of Computer Science at SUNY Stony Brook, is the author of The Algorithm Design Manual (Springer-Verlag, 1997) and the EDUCOM award-winning Computational Discrete Mathematics. He is the recipient of the ONR Young Investigator's Award and the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching at Stony Brook. His research interests include discrete mathematics and its applications, particularly the design of graph, string, and geometric algorithms.


Compare

Calculated Bets describes a gambling system that works. Steven Skiena, a jai-alai enthusiast and computer scientist, documents how he used computer simulations and modeling techniques to predict the outcome of jai-alai matches and increased his initial stake by 544% in one year. Skiena demonstrates how his jai-alai system functions like a stock trading system, and includes Calculated Bets describes a gambling system that works. Steven Skiena, a jai-alai enthusiast and computer scientist, documents how he used computer simulations and modeling techniques to predict the outcome of jai-alai matches and increased his initial stake by 544% in one year. Skiena demonstrates how his jai-alai system functions like a stock trading system, and includes examples of how gambling and mathematics interact in program trading systems, how mathematical models are used in political polling, and what the future holds for Internet gambling. With humor and enthusiasm, Skiena explains computer predictions used in business, sports, and politics, and the difference between correlation and causation. An unusual presentation of how mathematical models are designed, built, and validated, Calculated Bets also includes a list of modeling projects with online data sources. Steven Skiena, Associate Professor of Computer Science at SUNY Stony Brook, is the author of The Algorithm Design Manual (Springer-Verlag, 1997) and the EDUCOM award-winning Computational Discrete Mathematics. He is the recipient of the ONR Young Investigator's Award and the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching at Stony Brook. His research interests include discrete mathematics and its applications, particularly the design of graph, string, and geometric algorithms.

30 review for Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win

  1. 4 out of 5

    Andrew

  2. 4 out of 5

    Petar Cigularov

  3. 5 out of 5

    Abdulrazak Baashe

  4. 5 out of 5

    David Leach

  5. 5 out of 5

    Amritanshu Johri

  6. 5 out of 5

    Wayne Y.

  7. 4 out of 5

    Andrew19

  8. 5 out of 5

    Oren Bochman

  9. 4 out of 5

    Deena

  10. 4 out of 5

    Andy

  11. 4 out of 5

    Ataltane

  12. 4 out of 5

    Derek Ladd

  13. 4 out of 5

    Jonathan Gibbs

  14. 5 out of 5

    Tony Tsang

  15. 4 out of 5

    Jamie

  16. 4 out of 5

    Granger Huntress

  17. 4 out of 5

    Sean

  18. 5 out of 5

    Cameron Kirkland

  19. 5 out of 5

    Mark Benigno

  20. 4 out of 5

    Collin

  21. 4 out of 5

    James Aspinall

  22. 4 out of 5

    Robert Beveridge

  23. 5 out of 5

    Tim

  24. 4 out of 5

    David Mccowan

  25. 4 out of 5

    Michael Kollegger

  26. 4 out of 5

    Henk Pechler

  27. 5 out of 5

    Mkfs

  28. 4 out of 5

    Saurabh Sawlani

  29. 5 out of 5

    Reidar

  30. 5 out of 5

    Georgel

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Loading...
We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.