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A mind at play : how Claude Shannon invented the information age / Jimmy Soni and Rob Goodman.

by Soni, Jimmy [author] | Goodman, Rob [author].

Edition: paperback editionMaterial type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 SHA SONI] (1).

Harmonies of disorder : Norbert Wiener : a mathematician-philosopher of our time / Leone Montagnini.

by Montagnini, Leone [author].

Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, c2017Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 WIE MONTAGNINI] (1).

Norbert Wiener : a life in cybernetics : ex-prodigy : my childhood and youth, and I am a mathematician : the later life of a prodigy / Norbert Wiener ; with a new foreword by Ronald R. Kline.

by Wiener, Norbert, 1894-1964 [author] | Kline, Ronald R [writer of foreword.] | Wiener, Norbert, 1894-1964. Ex-prodigy | Wiener, Norbert, 1894-1964. I am a mathematician.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, c2017Other title: Life in cybernetics.Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 WIE WIENER] (1).

Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars / Nathalia Holt.

by Holt, Nathalia, 1980- [author.].

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, c2016Other title: Rocket girls, the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars.Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 629.78:93 HOLT] (1).

Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the black women mathematicians who helped win the space race / Margot Lee Shetterly.

by Lee Shetterly, Margot.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, c2016Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: LEE SHETTERLY] (1).

Benoit Mandelbrot : a life in many dimensions / Michael Frame, Nathan Cohen, editors.

by Frame, Michael [editor] | Cohen, Nathan (Nathan L.) [editor].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New Jersey, N.J. ; London : World Scientific, c2015Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 MAN BENOIT] (1).

The logician and the engineer : how George Boole and Claude Shannon created the information age / Paul J. Nahin.

by Nahin, Paul J.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2013Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 510.2:93 NAHIN] (1).

The fractalist : memoir of a scientific maverick / Benoit B. Mandelbrot.

by Mandelbrot, Benoit B, 1924-2010.

Edition: 1st ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2012Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 MAN MANDELBROT] (1).

The crossing of heaven : memoirs of a mathematician / Karl Gustafson.

by Gustafson, Karl E.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Berlin : Springer, c2012Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 GUS GUSTAFSON] (1).

Loving + hating mathematics : challenging the myths of mathematical life / Reuben Hersh and Vera John-Steiner.

by Hersh, Reuben, 1927- | John-Steiner, Vera, 1930-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Princeton, N.J. ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2011Other title: Loving and hating mathematics | Challenging the myths of mathematical life.Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 51:93 HERSH] (1).

Pioneering women in American mathematics : the pre-1940 PhD's / Judy Green, Jeanne LaDuke.

by Green, Judy, 1943- | LaDuke, Jeanne, 1938-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Providence, R.I. : London : American Mathematical Society ; London Mathematical Society, c2009Online access: Table of contents only Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 51:93 GREEN] (1).

Mathematicians fleeing from Nazi Germany : individual fates and global impact / Reinhard Siegmund-Schultze.

by Siegmund-Schultze, R. (Reinhard).

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Princeton, N.J. ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2009Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 51:93 SIEGMUND-SCHULTZE] (1).

The world as a mathematical game : John von Neumann and twentieth century science / Giorgio Israel, Ana Millan Gasca.

by Israel, Giorgio | Millán Gasca, Ana.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Basel : Birkhäuser, c2009Availability: No items available Checked out (1).

Random curves : journeys of a mathematician / Neal Koblitz.

by Koblitz, Neal, 1948-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Berlin : Springer Verlag, c2008Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 KOB KOBLITZ] (1).

Of the human heart : a biography of Benjamin Peirce / Edward R. Hogan.

by Hogan, Edward R, 1942-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Bethlehem [PA] : Lehigh University Press, c2008Online access: Table of contents only Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 PEI HOGAN] (1).

On the beauty of science : a Nobel laureate reflects on the universe, God, and the nature of discovery / Herbert A. Hauptman ; as told to and edited by D.J. Grothe.

by Hauptman, Herbert A. (Herbert Aaron), 1917-2011 | Grothe, D. J | Karle, Jerome.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Amherst, N. Y. : Prometheus Books, c2008Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 HAU HAUPTMAN] (1).

The essential John Nash / edited by Harold W. Kuhn and Sylvia Nasar.

by Kuhn, Harold W. (Harold William), 1925- | Nasar, Sylvia.

Edition: 7th printing and 1st paperback printing.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Princeton, N.J. ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2007, c2002Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 NAS ESSENTIAL] (1).

R. L. Moore : mathematician and teacher / John Parker.

by Parker, John.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: [Washington, DC] : Mathematical Association of America, c2005Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 92 MOO PARKER] (1).

Dark hero of the information age : in search of Norbert Wiener the father of cybernetics / Flo Conway & Jim Siegelman.

by Conway, Flo, 1941- | Siegelman, Jim.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2005Online access: Table of contents Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 92 WIE CONWAY] (1).

Change is possible : stories of women and minorities in mathematics / Patricia Clark Kenschaft.

by Kenschaft, Patricia C.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2005Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 51:93 KENSCHAFT] (1).