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  • Ant Colony Optimization - Techniques and Applications
    Ant Colony Optimization - Techniques and Applications
    Editor Helio J.C. Barbosa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1001-9
    212 pages, February, 2013
    Ant Colony Optimization (ACO) is the best example of how studies aimed at understanding and modeling the behavior of ants and other social insects can provide inspiration for the development of computational algorithms for the solution of difficult m ...
  • Advances in Character Recognition
    Advances in Character Recognition
    Editor Xiaoqing Ding
    ISBN 978-953-51-0823-8
    240 pages, November, 2012
    This book presents advances in character recognition, and it consists of 12 chapters that cover wide range of topics on different aspects of character recognition. Hopefully, this book will serve as a reference source for academic research, for profe ...
  • Genetic Programming - New Approaches and Successful Applications
    Genetic Programming - New Approaches and Successful Applications
    Editor Sebastian Ventura
    ISBN 978-953-51-0809-2
    298 pages, October, 2012
    Genetic programming (GP) is a branch of Evolutionary Computing that aims the automatic discovery of programs to solve a given problem. Since its appearance, in the earliest nineties, GP has become one of the most promising paradigms for solving probl ...
  • Advances in Data Mining Knowledge Discovery and Applications
    Advances in Data Mining Knowledge Discovery and Applications
    Editor Adem Karahoca
    ISBN 978-953-51-0748-4
    400 pages, September, 2012
    Advances in Data Mining Knowledge Discovery and Applications aims to help data miners, researchers, scholars, and PhD students who wish to apply data mining techniques. The primary contribution of this book is highlighting frontier fields and impleme ...
  • Data Mining Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Data Mining Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Editor Adem Karahoca
    ISBN 978-953-51-0720-0
    336 pages, August, 2012
    Data Mining Applications in Engineering and Medicine targets to help data miners who wish to apply different data mining techniques. Data mining generally covers areas of statistics, machine learning, data management and databases, pattern recognitio ...
  • Human-Centric Machine Vision
    Human-Centric Machine Vision
    Editor Manuela Chessa, Fabio Solari and Silvio P. Sabatini
    ISBN 978-953-51-0563-3
    188 pages, May, 2012
    Recently, the algorithms for the processing of the visual information have greatly evolved, providing efficient and effective solutions to cope with the variability and the complexity of real-world environments. These achievements yield to the devel ...
  • Special Applications of Photogrammetry
    Special Applications of Photogrammetry
    Editor Daniel Carneiro da Silva
    ISBN 978-953-51-0548-0
    146 pages, April, 2012
    Photogrammetry is widely accepted as one of the best surveying methods to acquire tridimensional data without direct contact with the object, but its high operational costs in equipment and personnel somewhat limit its application in mapping. Howeve ...
  • Machine Vision - Applications and Systems
    Machine Vision - Applications and Systems
    Editor Fabio Solari, Manuela Chessa and Silvio P. Sabatini
    ISBN 978-953-51-0373-8
    284 pages, March, 2012
    Vision plays a fundamental role for living beings by allowing them to interact with the environment in an effective and efficient way. The ultimate goal of Machine Vision is to endow artificial systems with adequate capabilities to cope with not a pr ...