The Art of Doing Science and Engineering

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The Art of Doing Science and Engineering is a book by American mathematician Richard Hamming.[1][2] The book comes from a course Hamming taught at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California.[3] The book was originally published in 1997 by Gordon & Breach.[4][5] It was republished in 2020 by Stripe Press.[6]


  1. ^ Brutzman, Don (September 2000). "The Art of Doing SCIENCE and Engineering: Learning to Learn, Richard W. Hamming (1915-1998)".
  2. ^ "Richard Hamming - Biography". School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of St Andrews.
  3. ^ Clear, James. ""Learning to Learn" by Richard Hamming". James Clear.
  4. ^ "You and Your Research".
  5. ^ Erren, Thomas C.; Slanger, Tracy E.; Groß, J. Valérie; Bourne, Philip E.; Cullen, Paul (February 26, 2015). "Ten Simple Rules for Lifelong Learning, According to Hamming". PLOS Computational Biology. 11 (2): e1004020. Bibcode:2015PLSCB..11E4020E. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004020. ISSN 1553-7358. PMC 4342007. PMID 25719205. S2CID 6174305.
  6. ^ Hamming, Richard (February 14, 2020). The Art of Doing Science and Engineering: Learning to Learn. ISBN 9781732265172.