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Author Devlin, Keith J.

Title The numbers behind NUMB3RS : solving crime with mathematics / Keith Devlin, Gary Lorden.

Imprint New York : Plume, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  363.2501519 D497n 2007    ---  Available
Description x, 243 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Finding the hot zone : criminal geographic profiling -- Fighting crime with statistics 101 -- Data mining : finding meaningful patterns in masses of information -- When does the writing first appear on the wall? changepoint detection -- Image enhancement and reconstruction -- Predicting the future : Bayesian inference -- DNA profiling -- Secrets-- making and breaking codes -- How reliable is the evidence? doubts about fingerprints -- Connecting the dots : the math of networks -- The prisoner's dilemma, risk analysis, and counterterrorism -- Mathematics in the courtroom -- Crime in the casino : using math to beat the system.
Subject NUMB3RS (Television program).
Criminal investigation.
Mathematical statistics.
Criminal investigation -- Data processing.
Added Author Lorden, Gary.
Added Title Numbers behind numbers
ISBN 0452288576
Standard No. IG# 9780452288577

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