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All the math
NUMB3RS has opened the eyes of many people to the ways math and/or science can be used to solve crimes. This is a list of all the math and science concepts used in the series with links to on-line sources to find more information or sometimes articles written by mathematicians and scientists explaining the concepts used in episodes.


Regression to the Mean
Regression to the Mean -- a statistical concept that numbers will average out over time
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Last Updated ( Sunday, 05 November 2006 )
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Retrograde Analysis
Retrograde Analysis -- a method of game theory used in games such as chess that takes a known outcome and reconstructs the events that led to said outcome
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RFID
RFID -- (Radio Frequnecy Identification) A method for tracking items using a radio frequency
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Last Updated ( Monday, 30 October 2006 )
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Richard Feynman
Richard Feynman -- American physicist (1918-1988)
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Last Updated ( Sunday, 09 November 2008 )
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Riemann's Hypothesis
Riemann's Hypothesis -- First formulated in 1859, this is another so far unsolved math conundrum dealing with the number of zeros in Riemann zeta function.
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Last Updated ( Sunday, 05 November 2006 )
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Risk/Reward Analysis
Risk/Reward Analysis -- a way to analyze the potential return of an investment against the potential risk of losing said investment
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Robert Evans
Robert Evans -- (1937 -  ) an Australian born ameatur astronomer who holds the current record for visual discoveries of super novas
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Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone -- an artifact with writing in hieroglyphs, another Egyptian language, Demotic (an ancient Egyptian script) and Greek.  The stone was instrumental in decyphering hieroglphic texts.
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Runge – Kutta Method
Runge – Kutta Method -- developed in 1900 by Germans C Runge and MW Kutta as a way to solve for ordinary differential equations
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Sabermetrics
Sabermetrics -- the study of baseball performance through statistical analysis.
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Last Updated ( Sunday, 12 November 2006 )
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Scheduling Algorithm
Scheduling Algorithm -- an attempt to find an optimal path for resources versus time consumption
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