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Learning Roadmap for Software Engineer

Hi, I did some browsing around here on MathOverflow, but I feel that my question is different enough from others that it warrants its own question. Background: I'm a computer science major, with a ...
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Where have you used computer programming in your career as an (applied/pure) mathematician?

For background: I'm working on a book to help mathematicians learn how to program. However, I need to see some examples from people in the field that have done different kinds of things than I have. ...
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What algorithm in algebraic geometry should I work on implementing?

This summer my wife and one of my friends (who are both programmers and undergraduate math majors, but have not learned any algebraic geometry) want to learn some algebraic geometry from me, and I ...
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Relating Category Theory to Programming Language Theory

I'm wondering what the relation of category theory to programming language theory is. I've been reading some books on category theory and topos theory, but if someone happens to know what the ...
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Your experience of Computer Science/Programming in Mathematics Education?

This is a survey question, which seeks to produce a list of answers from the audience of mathematicians. Motivation: I'm doing research in mathematics education. I'm particularly interested in ...