# Distributed Computing Articles

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

## Browse Reference Articles

81 to 90 of 112 articles

• ### Triangle

A triangle is one of the basic shapes of geometry: a polygon with three vertices and three sides which are straight line segments. Any three non-collinear points determine a triangle and a unique ... > more
• ### Trigonometry

Trigonometry is a branch of mathematics which deals with triangles, particularly triangles in a plane where one angle of the triangle is 90 degrees (right triangles). Triangles on a sphere are also ... > more
• ### Probability distribution

In mathematics and statistics, a probability distribution, more properly called a probability density, assigns to every interval of the real numbers a probability, so that the probability axioms are ... > more
• ### Geometry

Geometry arose as the field of knowledge dealing with spatial relationships. Geometry was one of the two fields of pre-modern mathematics, the other being the study of numbers. In modern times, ... > more
• ### Game theory

Game theory is a branch of applied mathematics and economics that studies situations where players choose different actions in an attempt to maximize their returns. First developed as a tool for ... > more
• ### Android

An android is a robot made to resemble a human, usually both in appearance and behavior. The word android has been used to denote several different kinds of artificially constructed beings: a robot ... > more
• ### List of theorems

This is a list of mathematical ... > more
• ### Humanoid robot

A humanoid robot is a robot with its overall appearance based on that of the human body. In general humanoid robots have a torso with a head, two arms and two legs, although some forms of humanoid ... > more
• ### Algebraic geometry

Algebraic geometry is a branch of mathematics which, combines abstract algebra, especially commutative algebra, with geometry. It can be seen as the study of solution sets of systems of polynomials. ... > more
• ### Constructal theory

The constructal theory of global optimization under local constraints explains in a simple manner the shapes that arise in nature. It is the thought that flow architecture comes from a principle of ... > more

For more articles, jump to page:  <<  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  >>

## Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 148,313

Find with keyword(s):

Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily's archives for related news topics, the latest news stories, reference articles, science videos, images, and books.

Other social bookmarking and sharing services:

|

## Social Networks

Other bookmarking and sharing tools:

|

## Breaking News

... from NewsDaily.com

• more science news

### In Other News ...

• more top news

## Science Video News

### Smart Pants

New "electronic textiles" could help monitor the activities of patients with chronic illnesses. Computer engineers have developed pants with sensors. ...  > full story

## Free Subscriptions

... from ScienceDaily

Get the latest science news with our free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

## Feedback

... we want to hear from you!

Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?