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Introduction to Self-Driving Vehicle Technology

1st Edition


Hanky Sjafrie
December 11, 2019

This book aims to teach the core concepts that make Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) possible. It is aimed at people who want to get their teeth into self-driving vehicle technology, by providing genuine technical insights where other books just skim the surface. The book tackles everything from sensors...

Artificial Intelligence for Autonomous Networks

1st Edition


Mazin Gilbert
October 2, 2018

Artificial Intelligence for Autonomous Networks introduces the autonomous network by juxtaposing two unique technologies and communities: Networking and AI. The book reviews the technologies behind AI and software-defined network/network function virtualization, highlighting the exciting opportuniti...

Artificial Intelligence Safety and Security

1st Edition


Roman V. Yampolskiy
August 23, 2018

The history of robotics and artificial intelligence in many ways is also the history of humanity’s attempts to control such technologies. From the Golem of Prague to the military robots of modernity, the debate continues as to what degree of independence such entities should have and how to make s...

Digital Afterlife: Death Matters in a Digital Age

1st Edition

Maggi Savin-Baden, Victoria Mason-Robbie
April 02, 2020

Despite the range of studies into grief and mourning in relation to the digital, research to date largely focuses on the cultural practices and meanings that are played out in and through digital environments. Digital Afterlife brings together experts from diverse fields who share an interest in...

Multiagent Systems: Introduction and Coordination Control

1st Edition

Magdi S. Mahmoud
March 27, 2020

Multiagent systems (MAS) are one of the most exciting and the fastest growing domains in the intelligent resource management and agent-oriented technology, which deals with modeling of autonomous decisions making entities. Recent developments have produced very encouraging results in the novel...

Reuse in Intelligent Systems

1st Edition

Stuart H Rubin, Lydia Bouzar-Benlabiod
March 27, 2020

The book is based on the best papers of IEEE IRI 2018 and IEEE FMI 2018, Salt Lake City, July, 2018. They have been enhanced and modified suitably for publication. The book comprises recent works covering several aspects of reuse in intelligent systems – including Scientific Theory and...

Artificial Intelligence in a Throughput Model: Some Major Algorithms

1st Edition

Waymond Rodgers
March 18, 2020

Physical and behavioral biometric technologies such as fingerprinting, facial recognition, voice identification, etc. have enhanced the level of security substantially in recent years. Governments and corporates have employed these technologies to achieve better customer satisfaction. However,...

Practical Numerical and Scientific Computing with MATLAB® and Python

1st Edition

Eihab B. M. Bashier
March 11, 2020

Practical Numerical and Scientific Computing with MATLAB® and Python concentrates on the practical aspects of numerical analysis and linear and non-linear programming. It discusses the methods for solving different types of mathematical problems using MATLAB and Python. Although the book...

Handbook of Automated Scoring: Theory into Practice

1st Edition

Duanli Yan, André A. Rupp, Peter W. Foltz
March 09, 2020

"Automated scoring engines […] require a careful balancing of the contributions of technology, NLP, psychometrics, artificial intelligence, and the learning sciences. The present handbook is evidence that the theories, methodologies, and underlying technology that surround automated scoring have...

Multimedia Ontology: Representation and Applications

1st Edition

Santanu Chaudhury, Anupama Mallik, Hiranmay Ghosh
March 05, 2020

The result of more than 15 years of collective research, Multimedia Ontology: Representation and Applications provides a theoretical foundation for understanding the nature of media data and the principles involved in its interpretation. The book presents a unified approach to recent advances in...

Attribute-Based Encryption and Access Control

1st Edition

Dijiang Huang, Qiuxiang Dong, Yan Zhu
March 04, 2020

This book covers a broader scope of Attribute-Based Encryption (ABE), from the background knowledge, to specific constructions, theoretic proofs, and applications. The goal is to provide in-depth knowledge usable for college students and researchers who want to have a comprehensive understanding of...

The Art of Coding: The Language of Drawing, Graphics, and Animation

1st Edition

Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie, Anna Ursyn, Theodor Wyeld
February 28, 2020

As the title suggests, this book explores the concepts of drawing, graphics and animation in the context of coding. In this endeavour, in addition to initiating the process with some historical perspectives on programming languages, it prides itself by presenting complex concepts in an...

Resource Proportional Software Design for Emerging Systems

1st Edition

Suparna Bhattacharya, Kanchi Gopinath, Doug Voigt
February 28, 2020

Efficiency is a crucial concern across computing systems, from the edge to the cloud. Paradoxically, even as the latencies of bottleneck components such as storage and networks have dropped by up to four orders of magnitude, software path lengths have progressively increased due to overhead from...

Cunning Machines: Your Pocket Guide to the World of Artificial Intelligence

1st Edition

Jędrzej Osiński
February 28, 2020

There are many myths and mistakes which make the topics of artificial intelligence complex and confusing. But the truth is that the foundations of AI are not rocket science. People do not need a PhD to understand how a basic neural network works. In fact, one does not even need computer skills to...

Information Systems: What Every Business Student Needs to Know, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Efrem G. Mallach
February 17, 2020

Most information systems textbooks overwhelm business students with overly technical information they may not need in their careers. This textbook takes a new approach to the required information systems course for business majors. For each topic covered, the text highlights key "Take-Aways" that...