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A Systematic Approach to Learning Robot Programming with ROS

Wyatt Newman
October 04, 2017

A Systematic Approach to Learning Robot Programming with ROS provides a comprehensive, introduction to the essential components of ROS through detailed explanations of simple code examples along with the corresponding theory of operation. The book explores the organization of ROS, how to understand...

Video Cataloguing: Structure Parsing and Content Extraction

Guangyu Gao, Chi Harold Liu
October 01, 2017

The arrival of the digital age has created the need to be able to store, manage, and digitally use an ever-increasing amount of video and audio material. Thus, video cataloguing has emerged as a requirement of the times. Video Cataloguing: Structure Parsing and Content Extraction explains how to...

Network-on-Chip: The Next Generation of System-on-Chip Integration

Santanu Kundu, Santanu Chattopadhyay
September 30, 2017

Addresses the Challenges Associated with System-on-Chip Integration Network-on-Chip: The Next Generation of System-on-Chip Integration examines the current issues restricting chip-on-chip communication efficiency, and explores Network-on-chip (NoC), a promising alternative that equips designers...

Data Analytics Applications in Education

Jan Vanthienen, Kristof De Witte
September 27, 2017

The abundance of data and the rise of new quantitative and statistical techniques have created a promising area: data analytics. This combination of a culture of data-driven decision making and techniques to include domain knowledge allows organizations to exploit big data analytics in their...

Handbook of 3D Machine Vision: Optical Metrology and Imaging

Song Zhang
September 25, 2017

With the ongoing release of 3D movies and the emergence of 3D TVs, 3D imaging technologies have penetrated our daily lives. Yet choosing from the numerous 3D vision methods available can be frustrating for scientists and engineers, especially without a comprehensive resource to consult. Filling...

The Complete Guide to Blender Graphics: Computer Modeling & Animation, Fourth Edition

John M. Blain
September 21, 2017

Blender is a free and open source graphics program for computer modeling and animation incorporating Photorealstic Rendering, Realistic Materials, Character Rigging, Sculpting, UV Unwrapping, Compositing, Simulation, Camera and Object Tracking, Game Creation and Video Editing. The program is...

Clustering and Routing Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks: Energy Efficiency Approaches

Pratyay Kuila, Prasanta K Jana
September 20, 2017

Wireless Sensor Networks have a wide range of applications in different areas. Their main constraint is the limited and irreplaceable power source of the sensor nodes. In many applications, energy conservation of the sensor nodes and their replacement or replenishment due to the hostile nature of...

From Internet of Things to Smart Cities: Enabling Technologies

Hongjian Sun, Chao Wang, Bashar I. Ahmad
September 20, 2017

From Internet of Things to Smart Cities: Enabling Technologies explores the information and communication technologies (ICT) needed to enable real-time responses to current environmental, technological, societal, and economic challenges. ICT technologies can be utilized to help with reducing carbon...

Industrial Communication Technology Handbook, Second Edition

Richard Zurawski
September 19, 2017

Featuring contributions from major technology vendors, industry consortia, and government and private research establishments, the Industrial Communication Technology Handbook, Second Edition provides comprehensive and authoritative coverage of wire- and wireless-based specialized communication...

Modern Directional Statistics

Christophe Ley, Thomas Verdebout
September 15, 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...

Digital Image Processing: An Algorithmic Approach with MATLAB

Uvais Qidwai, C.H. Chen
September 14, 2017

Avoiding heavy mathematics and lengthy programming details, Digital Image Processing: An Algorithmic Approach with MATLAB® presents an easy methodology for learning the fundamentals of image processing. The book applies the algorithms using MATLAB®, without bogging down students with syntactical...

Big Data and Analytics Applications in Government: Current Practices and Future Opportunities

Gregory Richards
September 14, 2017

Government organizations are no different than private organizations when it comes to ensuring the delivery of value for money. Managers and politicians alike seek to do the best they can often do with limited budgets as they work in an environment characterized by rapidly changing external...

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