High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering, by Bernd Brügmann, José A. González, Mark D. Hannam, Sascha

By Bernd Brügmann, José A. González, Mark D. Hannam, Sascha Husa, Ulrich Sperhake (auth.), Siegfried Wagner, Matthias Steinmetz, Arndt Bode, Matthias Brehm (eds.)

The publication reviews on chosen tasks at the excessive functionality desktop in Bavaria (HLRB). The tasks originate from the fields of fluid dynamics, astrophysics and cosmology, computational physics together with excessive strength physics, computational chemistry and fabrics sciences, geophysics, biosciences, and computing device sciences. additionally, effects from KONWIHR (the Competence community for Technical and clinical excessive functionality Computing in Bavaria) are offered. The articles supply an summary of the extensive diversity of purposes that require excessive functionality computing for fixing tough difficulties. for every venture the medical heritage is defined, in addition to the implications accomplished and technique used. The publication additionally describes the newest advances in excessive functionality functions and experiences at the functionality and scaling numbers.

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100 Ideas that Changed the Web by Jim Boulton

By Jim Boulton

This leading edge name appears on the historical past of the internet from its early roots within the study tasks of the USA govt to the interactive on-line global we all know and use today.

Fully illustrated with photographs of early computing apparatus and the interior tale of the net world's movers and shakers, the e-book explains the origins of the Web's key applied sciences, corresponding to hypertext and mark-up language, the social rules that underlie its networks, equivalent to open resource, and inventive commons, and key moments in its improvement, equivalent to the stream to broadband and the Dotcom Crash. Later principles examine the origins of social networking and the most recent advancements on the net, corresponding to The Cloud and the Semantic Web.

Following the layout of the former titles within the sequence, this e-book may be in a brand new, smaller structure. It offers an educated and engaging illustrated background of our such a lot used and fastest-developing know-how.

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Soft Computing Applications in Industry by B. V. Babu, Rakesh Angira (auth.), Bhanu Prasad (eds.)

By B. V. Babu, Rakesh Angira (auth.), Bhanu Prasad (eds.)

Softcomputing innovations play an essential position within the undefined. This publication offers numerous vital papers contributed via a few of the famous scientists from all around the globe. the appliance domain names mentioned during this e-book contain: agroecology, bioinformatics, branched fluid-transport community format layout, dam scheduling, information research and exploration, detection of phishing assaults, allotted terrestrial transportation, fault detection of cars, fault prognosis of digital circuits, fault analysis of energy distribution structures, flood routing, danger sensing, health and wellbeing care, business chemical procedures, wisdom administration in software program improvement, neighborhood multipoint distribution platforms, lacking info estimation, parameter calibration of rainfall depth types, parameter identity for structures engineering, petroleum vessel mooring, question answering in P2P platforms, real-time process video games, robotic regulate, satellite tv for pc warmth pipe layout, monsoon rainfall forecasting, structural layout, instrument situation tracking, motor vehicle routing, water community layout, etc.

The softcomputing innovations awarded during this publication are on (or heavily similar to): ant-colony optimization, synthetic immune structures, man made neural networks, Bayesian versions, case-based reasoning, clustering thoughts, differential evolution, fuzzy type, fuzzy neural networks, genetic algorithms, concord seek, hidden Markov types, in the neighborhood weighted regression research, probabilistic critical part research, relevance vector machines, self-organizing maps, different computer studying and statistical innovations, and the combos of the above techniques.

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Theoretical Aspects of Evolutionary Computing by A. Keane (auth.), Dr. Leila Kallel, Dr. Bart Naudts, Alex

By A. Keane (auth.), Dr. Leila Kallel, Dr. Bart Naudts, Alex Rogers (eds.)

During the 1st week of September 1999, the second one EvoNet summer season college on Theoretical facets of Evolutionary Computing used to be held on the Middelheim cam­ pus of the college of Antwerp, Belgium. initially meant as a small get­ jointly of PhD scholars attracted to the speculation of evolutionary computing, the summer time institution became a winning blend of a four-day workshop with over twenty researchers within the box and a two-day lecture sequence open to a much wider viewers. This ebook is predicated at the lectures and workshop contributions of this summer time tuition. Its first half contains educational papers which introduce the reader to a num­ ber of significant instructions within the conception of evolutionary computing. The tutorials are at graduate point andassume just a simple backgroundin arithmetic and com­ puter technology. No previous wisdom ofevolutionary computing or its concept is nec­ essary. the second one a part of the booklet involves technical papers, chosen from the workshop contributions. a couple of them construct at the fabric of the tutorials, exploring the idea to investigate point. different technical papers may possibly require a trip to the library.

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Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence, 13th by Sigeru Omatu, Ali Semalat, Grzegorz Bocewicz, Pawel Sitek,

By Sigeru Omatu, Ali Semalat, Grzegorz Bocewicz, Pawel Sitek, Izabela E. Nielsen, Julián A. García García, Javier Bajo

The thirteenth overseas Symposium on disbursed Computing and synthetic Intelligence 2016 (DCAI 2016) is a discussion board to give functions of leading edge options for learning and fixing complicated difficulties. The trade of principles among scientists and technicians from either the tutorial and business quarter is key to facilitate the advance of platforms which may meet the ever-increasing calls for of today’s society. the current version brings jointly previous adventure, present paintings and promising destiny developments linked to dispensed computing, synthetic intelligence and their program with a purpose to offer effective suggestions to genuine difficulties.

This symposium is geared up through the college of Sevilla (Spain), Osaka Institute of know-how (Japan), and the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Malaysia)

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Theoretical Aspects of Computing – ICTAC 2016: 13th by Augusto Sampaio, Farn Wang

By Augusto Sampaio, Farn Wang

This publication constitutes the refereed court cases of the thirteenth overseas Colloquium on Theoretical elements of Computing, ICTAC 2016, held in Taipei, Taiwan, in October 2016.

The 23 revised complete papers awarded including brief papers, invited papers and one summary of an invited paper have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 60 submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections on software verification; layout, synthesis and checking out; calculi; standards; composition and transformation; automata; temporal logics; software and brief papers.

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TCP/IP Sockets in C#: Practical Guide for Programmers (The by Michael J. Donahoo, David Makofske, Kenneth L. Calvert

By Michael J. Donahoo, David Makofske, Kenneth L. Calvert

"TCP/IP sockets in C# is a wonderful e-book for a person attracted to writing community functions utilizing Microsoft .Net frameworks. it's a specified mixture of good written concise textual content and wealthy conscientiously chosen set of operating examples. For the newbie of community programming, it's a very good beginning booklet; nevertheless execs reap the benefits of first-class convenient pattern code snippets and fabric on subject matters like message parsing and asynchronous programming."
Adarsh Khare, SDT, .Net Frameworks group, Microsoft Corporation

The approval for the C# language and the .NET framework is ever emerging because of its ease of use, the vast classification libraries on hand within the .NET Framework, and the ubiquity of the Microsoft home windows working method, to call a number of merits. TCP/IP Sockets in C# makes a speciality of the Sockets API, the de facto commonplace for writing community purposes in any programming language. beginning with uncomplicated buyer and server courses that use TCP/IP (the net protocol suite), scholars and practitioners speedy research the fundamentals and movement directly to firsthand event with complex issues together with non-blocking sockets, multiplexing, threads, asynchronous programming, and multicasting. Key community programming suggestions comparable to framing, functionality and deadlocks are illustrated via hands-on examples. utilizing a close but transparent, concise process, this e-book comprises a number of code examples and centred discussions to supply a great figuring out of programming TCP/IP sockets in C#.

*Tutorial-based guide in key sockets programming suggestions complemented through a variety of code examples all through
*Discussion strikes quick into the C# Sockets API definition and code examples, fascinating in case you are looking to get up-to-speed quickly
*Important assurance of "under the hood" information that builders will locate important while developing and utilizing a socket or a better point TCP classification that makes use of sockets
*Includes end-of-chapter workouts to facilitate studying, in addition to pattern code on hand for obtain on the book's significant other website

*Tutorial-based guide in key sockets programming strategies complemented by way of quite a few code examples all through

*Discussion strikes quick into the C# Sockets API definition and code examples, fascinating if you happen to are looking to get up-to-speed quickly

*Important assurance of "under the hood" info that builders will locate necessary while growing and utilizing a socket or a better point TCP classification that makes use of sockets

*Includes end-of-chapter routines to facilitate studying, in addition to pattern code to be had for obtain on the book's significant other website

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Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy: Tools and by Kevin Townsend, Carles Cufí, Akiba, Robert Davidson

By Kevin Townsend, Carles Cufí, Akiba, Robert Davidson

With Bluetooth Low strength (BLE), shrewdpermanent units are approximately to develop into even smarter. This sensible consultant demonstrates how this intriguing instant know-how is helping builders construct cellular apps that percentage facts with exterior undefined, and the way engineers can achieve effortless and trustworthy entry to cellular working systems.

This booklet offers a great, high-level review of ways units use BLE to speak with one another. You’ll research worthwhile inexpensive instruments for constructing and trying out BLE-enabled cellular apps and embedded firmware and get examples utilizing a number of improvement platforms—including iOS and Android for app builders and embedded structures for product designers and engineers.

know the way facts is prepared and transferred by means of BLE devices
discover BLE’s ideas, key obstacles, and community topology
Dig into the protocol stack to know how and why BLE operates
find out how BLE units notice one another and identify safe connections
organize the instruments and infrastructure for BLE software development
Get examples for connecting BLE to iPhones, iPads, Android units, and sensors
enhance code for an easy gadget that transmits center cost facts to a cellular device


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The Game Animator's Guide to Maya by Michael McKinley

By Michael McKinley

The final word source for pro online game Animators

Game animation is a tough paintings. not just must you bring life like, attractive animations, yet you want to accomplish that less than strict real-time, video-game constraints. the sport Animator's consultant to Maya is your concentrated source for utilizing Maya to create professional-level online game animations for console and computing device video games. Written by means of a online game veteran and that includes interviews with specialist animators and artists from round the kingdom, this targeted ebook positive aspects particular, special, real-world online game animation concepts. It's the best reference and educational for these trying to enhance or refine their online game animation skills.

The enclosed CD gains greater than $3000 worthy of particular content material, together with versions, high-resolution textures, animations, idea artwork, and animation reference movies. it's also the Maya own studying variation and venture documents so that you can whole the hands-on tutorials.

The online game Animator's consultant to Maya delivers an insider's view of the animation company and teaches the talents essential to animate every little thing from characters to automobiles to lip-synching audio. First, you'll get an advent to the and usual video game improvement pipelines, then research rigging and animation fundamentals ahead of relocating directly to complex options and the exact tutorials. within, you'll find:
* video game profession advisor: details, demo reel suggestion, task descriptions, online game asset pipeline overview
* Animation suggestions: designated clarification of animation phrases, concepts, instruments, recommendations, and editors
* Rigging and Animation Setup: IK and FK, joint hierarchies, skeleton controls, constraints, choice handles, and more
* real video game Animation: real-world assignments that mimic the daily jobs online game animators--walk cycles, run cycles, idle cycles, motion sequences, lip-synching to audio, and extra

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