# Discrete mathematics

### URI(s)

- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2019000551
- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/sh2019000551#concept

### Variants

- Discrete mathematical structures
- Mathematical structures, Discrete
- Structures, Discrete mathematical

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### Sources

- found: Work cat: Kumar, B. V. Senthil. Discrete mathematical structures, 2019ECIP data view (The concepts of discrete mathematical structures have lot of applications in computer science, engineering and information technology including in coding techniques, switching circuits, pointers and linked allocation, error corrections, as well as in data networking, Chemistry, Biology and many other significant scientific areas)
- found: American Mathematical Society thesaurus, viewed March 12, 2019(Discrete mathematics; BT Numerical mathematics; code number: 97N70)
- found: Applied science & technology full text, viewed March 12, 2019(titles: Discrete mathematics, the new mathematics of science; Algebraic and discrete mathematical methods for modern biology)
- found: Britannica academic, viewed March 12, 2019(Mathematics divides phenomena into two broad classes, discrete and continuous)
- found: Ralston. Encyclopedia of computer science, 1993(Discrete mathematics: those branches of mathematics that deal with discrete objetcts, in contrast to other branches, such as calculus and analysis, whose main concern is with continuous functions; the underlying number system in continuous mathematics is usually the real numbers, while for discrete mathematics it is the integers; there is no universally agreed upon set of topics included under the discrete mathematics rubric)
- found: Engineering village, viewed March 12, 2019(uncontrolled term: Discrete mathematics; in abstract: many applications of discrete mathematics for science, medicine, industry and engineering are carried out using algebraic methods)
- found: Inspec, viewed March 12, 2019(Thesaurus posts various terms beginning with "discrete"; uncontrolled terms: Discrete mathematics; Discrete mathematical structures)
- found: Wolfram mathworld, viewed March 12, 2019(Discrete mathematics; the branch of mathematics dealing with objects that can assume only distinct, separated values; used in contrast with "continuous mathematics" which is the branch of mathematics dealing with objects that can vary smoothly; discrete mathematics is the mathematical language of computer science, and as such, its importance has increased dramatically in recent decades)

### LC Classification

- QA297.4

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### Change Notes

- 2019-03-12: new
- 2019-07-31: revised

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