"This comprehensive reference work provides immediate, fingertip access to state-of-the-art technology in nearly 700 self-contained articles written by over 900 international authorities. Each article in the Encyclopedia features current developments and trends in computers, software, vendors, and applications...extensive bibliographies of leading figures in the field, such as Samuel Alexander, John von Neumann, and Norbert Wiener...and in-depth analysis of future directions."
Table of Contents
"Artificial Intelligence and ADA, Jorge L. Diaz-Herrera Database Management Systems: An Introduction, Lawrence A. Kurtz Distributed Algorithms, Christian J. P. Lavault Evaluation of Software, Judy Speedy Expert Systems for Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, John E. Biegel Music Printing, Keith A. Hamel The Numerical Solution of Markov Chains, William J. Stewart Object Recognition and Visual Robot Tracking, Luc J. Van Gool, Dao-bin Zhang, and André Oosterlinck Optical and Optoelectronic Applied Science and Engineering, Mustafa A. G. Abushagur, Mir Mujtaba Mirsalehi, and H. John Caulfield Packet Switching, Zygmunt Haas Professional Responsibilities in a Global Context, Larissa A. Grunig and William J. Johnson Project Planning and Control, David I. Cleland Raster Graphics, David M. Weimer Reasoning About Knowledge: A Survey Circa 1991, Joseph Y. Halpern Reasoning in Uncertain Domains: A Survey and Commentary, Raj K. Bhatnagar and Laveen N. Kanal Single-Agent and Game-Tree Search, T. Anthony Marsland Statistical Expert Systems, Hans W. Gottinger Statistical Measures of Languages: Entropy and Redundancy of the English Dictionary, Emmanuel J. Yannakoudakis Symbolic Computation Systems, Alfonso M. Miola Systems Integration: Concepts, Methods, and Tools, Wilhelm Rossak and Peter A. Ng "