# The mathematical sciences in 2025 / Committee on the Mathematical Sciences in 2025, Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies

- Published:
- Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2013.
- Copyright Date:
- ©2013
- Physical Description:
- xv, 205 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
- Additional Creators:
- National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Mathematical Sciences in 2025

- Contents:
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction -- Study Overview -- Nature of the Mathematical Sciences -- Everyone Should Care About the Mathematical Sciences -- Structure of the Report -- 2.Vitality Of The Mathematical Sciences -- The Topology of Three-Dimensional Spaces -- Uncertainty Quantification -- The Mathematical Sciences and Social Networks -- The Protein-Folding Problem -- The Fundamental Lemma -- Primes in Arithmetic Progression -- Hierarchical Modeling -- Algorithms and Complexity -- Inverse Problems: Visibility and Invisibility -- The Interplay of Geometry and Theoretical Physics -- New Frontiers in Statistical Inference -- Economics and Business: Mechanism Design -- Mathematical Sciences and Medicine -- Compressed Sensing -- 3.Connections Between The Mathematical Sciences And Other Fields -- Introduction -- Broadening the Definition of the Mathematical Sciences -- Implications of the Broadening of the Mathematical Sciences -- Two Major Drivers of Expansion: Computation and Big Data -- Contributions of Mathematical Sciences to Science and Engineering -- Contributions of Mathematical Sciences to Industry -- Contributions of Mathematical Sciences to National Security -- 4.Important Trends In The Mathematical Sciences -- Increasing Importance of Connections for Mathematical Sciences Research -- Innovation in Modes for Scholarly Interactions and Professional Growth -- The Mathematical Sciences Should More Thoroughly Embrace Computing -- Funding Implications of Increasing Connectivity of the Mathematical Sciences -- A Vision for 2025 -- 5.People In The Mathematical Sciences Enterprise -- Introduction -- Changing Demand for the Mathematical Sciences -- The Typical Educational Path in the Mathematical Sciences Needs Adjustments -- Attracting More Women and Underrepresented Minorities to the Mathematical Sciences -- The Critical Role of K-12 Mathematics and Statistics Education -- Enrichment for Precollege Students with Clear Talent in Mathematics and Statistics -- 6.The Changing Academic Context -- APPENDIXES -- A.Past Strategic Studies -- B.Meeting Agendas and Other Inputs to the Study -- C.Basic Data about the U.S. Mathematical Sciences -- D.Examples of the Mathematical Sciences Support of Science and Engineering -- E.Illustrative Programs Aimed at Increasing Participation in the Mathematical Sciences by Women and Underrepresented Minorities.
- Subject(s):
- ISBN:
- 9780309284578 (paperback) and 0309284570 (paperback)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references.

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