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Displays: Fundamentals & Applications, Second Edition

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Rolf R. Hainich, Oliver Bimber
December 21, 2016

In the extensive fields of optics, holography and virtual reality, technology continues to evolve. Displays: Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition addresses these updates and discusses how real-time computer graphics and vision enable the application and displays of graphical 2D and 3D conte...

Big Data Management and Processing

Kuan-Ching Li, Hai Jiang, Albert Y. Zomaya
May 26, 2017

From the Foreword: "Big Data Management and Processing is [a] state-of-the-art book that deals with a wide range of topical themes in the field of Big Data. The book, which probes many issues related to this exciting and rapidly growing field, covers processing, management, analytics, and...

Modern Directional Statistics

Christophe Ley, Thomas Verdebout
May 25, 2017

Modern Directional Statistics collects important advances in methodology and theory for directional statistics over the last two decades. It provides a detailed overview and analysis of recent results that can help both researchers and practitioners. Knowledge of multivariate statistics eases the...

Algorithms for Next-Generation Sequencing

Wing-Kin Sung
May 24, 2017

Advances in sequencing technology have allowed scientists to study the human genome in greater depth and on a larger scale than ever before – as many as hundreds of millions of short reads in the course of a few days. But what are the best ways to deal with this flood of data? Algorithms for...

Classical Fortran: Programming for Engineering and Scientific Applications, Second Edition

Michael Kupferschmid
May 24, 2017

Classical FORTRAN: Programming for Engineering and Scientific Applications, Second Edition teaches how to write programs in the Classical dialect of FORTRAN, the original and still most widely recognized language for numerical computing. This edition retains the conversational style of the original...

Nature-Inspired Computing: Physics and Chemistry-Based Algorithms

Nazmul H. Siddique, Hojjat Adeli
May 22, 2017

This book provides a comprehensive introduction to nature-inspired computing, with an emphasis on applications to real-life engineering problems. The book focuses on physics and chemistry-based algorithms, including gravitational search algorithms, central force optimization, harmony search, and...

Processing: An Introduction to Programming

Jeffrey L. Nyhoff, Larry R. Nyhoff
May 16, 2017

This book demonstrates how Processing is an excellent language for beginners to learn the fundamentals of computer programming. Originally designed to make it simpler for digital artists to learn to program, Processing is a wonderful first language for anyone to learn. Given its origins, Processing...

Fundamentals of Performance Evaluation of Computer-Based Systems: Discrete Event Simulation Using Excel/VBA

David Elizandro, Hamdy Taha
May 15, 2017

This book presents fundamental modeling tools, queueing theory, and discrete event simulation for evaluating computer-based systems. Assuming some familiarity with modeling concepts and Excel, the text is an excellent resource for those who need to learn the basics of discrete simulation and for...

Statistical Methods for the Study of Undeciphered Lanquages

Ronojoy Adhikari
May 15, 2017

This book presents an overview of the state of the art in the application of unsupervised algorithms to the study of undeciphered scripts. It shows how these algorithms can be applied to the Indus script, which is a major undeciphered script of the ancient world. The author explains how modern...

Introduction to Web Interaction Design: With HTML and CSS

Michael Macaulay
May 15, 2017

Interaction is the mainstay of the web and applications. Exploration of how best to create effective websites should include a discussion on the properties and possible roles of interaction. The creation of websites is more recently often classified into two parts: web design and web development....

X-Machines for Agent-Based Modeling: FLAME Perspectives

Mariam Kiran
May 11, 2017

From the Foreword: "This book exemplifies one of the most successful approaches to modeling and simulating [the] new generation of complex systems. FLAME was designed to make the building of large scale complex systems models straightforward and the simulation code that it generates is highly...

Signals and Systems: A MATLAB® Integrated Approach

Oktay Alkin
May 10, 2017

Drawing on the author’s 25+ years of teaching experience, Signals and Systems: A MATLAB® Integrated Approach presents a novel and comprehensive approach to understanding signals and systems theory. Many texts use MATLAB® as a computational tool, but Alkin’s text employs MATLAB both computationally...

Neuromorphic Photonics

Paul R. Prucnal, Bhavin J. Shastri
May 08, 2017

As society’s appetite for information continues to grow, so does our need to process this information with increasing speed and versatility. Conventional one-size-fits-all solutions offered by digital electronics can no longer satisfy this need, as Moore’s law, interconnection density, and the von...

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