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Alumni News Brief

Zax and Lewis coauthor textbook

Rachel Zax, A.B. ’12 (math, secondary in computer science) and Harry Lewis, A.B. ’68, Ph.D. ’74 (applied math), Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science at SEAS, have coauthored a computer science textbook, “Essential Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science.”

The book covers the mathematical concepts that are required for computer science, but not necessarily taught in a standard math curriculum. It is intended for Lewis’ class Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science (CS 20), and other similar college courses.

Read more on the Princeton University Press website.

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