Mathematics Awareness Month - April 2013
Mathematics of Sustainability

Learn more about the interconnected nature of these resources

Learn more about Alternative Energy Learn more about Agriculture Learn more about Normal Distribution Learn more about Trees Learn more about Climate Learn more about Oil Learn more about Logistic Equations Learn more about Glaciers Learn more about Cities Learn more about the Gini Coefficient Learn more about Fishing

Climate Modeling

Oil RigsClimate Modeling: In K.K. Tung’s book Topics in Mathematical Modeling this equation is used as a simple climate model to understand global climate. This equation is an excellent example of a model that is simple enough to understand, yet complex enough to gain an understanding of the sensitivity of our climate system.

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Mathematics Awareness Month is sponsored each year by the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics to recognize the importance of mathematics through written materials and an accompanying poster that highlight mathematical developments and applications in a particular area.
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