Computer and Information Science

  • New Advances in Image Fusion
    New Advances in Image Fusion
    Editor Qiguang Miao
    ISBN 978-953-51-1206-8
    118 pages, November, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 1987 times.
    Image Fusion is an important branch of information fusion, and it is also an important technology for image understanding and computer vision. The fusion process is to merging different images into one to get more accurate description for the scene. ...
  • Theory and Practice of Cryptography and Network Security Protocols and Technologies
    Theory and Practice of Cryptography and Network Security Protocols and Technologies
    Editor Jaydip Sen
    ISBN 978-953-51-1176-4
    146 pages, July, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7246 times.
    In an age of explosive worldwide growth of electronic data storage and communications, effective protection of information has become a critical requirement. When used in coordination with other tools for ensuring information security, cryptography i ...
  • Brain-Computer Interface Systems - Recent Progress and Future Prospects
    Brain-Computer Interface Systems - Recent Progress and Future Prospects
    Editor Reza Fazel-Rezai
    ISBN 978-953-51-1134-4
    270 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19337 times.
    Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) systems allow communication based on a direct electronic interface which conveys messages and commands directly from the human brain to a computer. In the recent years, attention to this new area of research and the num ...
  • Holography - Basic Principles and Contemporary Applications
    Holography - Basic Principles and Contemporary Applications
    Editor Emilia Mihaylova
    ISBN 978-953-51-1117-7
    377 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 15801 times.
    Holography - Basic Principles and Contemporary Applications is a collection of fifteen chapters, describing the basic principles of holography and some recent innovative developments in the field. The book is divided into three sections. The first, U ...
  • Emerging Applications of Cellular Automata
    Emerging Applications of Cellular Automata
    Editor Alejandro Salcido
    ISBN 978-953-51-1101-6
    196 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 5881 times.
    Cellular automata have become a core subject in the sciences of complexity due to their conceptual simplicity, easiness of implementation for computer simulation, and ability to exhibit a wide variety of amazingly complex behavior. These features of ...
  • Theory and Applications of Monte Carlo Simulations
    Theory and Applications of Monte Carlo Simulations
    Editor Victor (Wai Kin) Chan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1012-5
    276 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 29762 times.
    The purpose of this book is to introduce researchers and practitioners to recent advances and applications of Monte Carlo Simulation (MCS). Random sampling is the key of the MCS technique. The 11 chapters of this book collectively illustrates how suc ...
  • Ant Colony Optimization - Techniques and Applications
    Ant Colony Optimization - Techniques and Applications
    Editor Helio J.C. Barbosa
    ISBN 978-953-51-1001-9
    203 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 15681 times.
    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 ...
  • Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics and Other Applications
    Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics and Other Applications
    Editor Donna Post Guillen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0987-7
    192 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7729 times.
    This book includes contributions from researchers around the world on numerical developments and applications to predict fluid flow and heat transfer, with an emphasis on thermal hydraulics computational fluid dynamics. Our ability to simulate larger ...