Computer and Information Science

  • Kalman Filter Recent Advances and Applications
    Kalman Filter Recent Advances and Applications
    Editor Victor M. Moreno and Alberto Pigazo
    ISBN 978-953-307-000-1
    604 pages, April, 2009
    The aim of this book is to provide an overview of recent developments in Kalman filter theory and their applications in engineering and scientific fields. The book is divided into 24 chapters and organized in five blocks corresponding to recent adv ...
  • Sensor and Data Fusion
    Sensor and Data Fusion
    Editor Nada Milisavljevic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-52-3
    436 pages, February, 2009
    Data fusion is a research area that is growing rapidly due to the fact that it provides means for combining pieces of information coming from different sources/sensors, resulting in ameliorated overall system performance (improved decision making, in ...
  • Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery in Real Life Applications
    Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery in Real Life Applications
    Editor Julio Ponce and Adem Karahoca
    ISBN 978-3-902613-53-0
    436 pages, January, 2009
    This book presents four different ways of theoretical and practical advances and applications of data mining in different promising areas like Industrialist, Biological, and Social. Twenty six chapters cover different special topics with proposed nov ...
  • Machine Learning
    Machine Learning
    Editor Abdelhamid Mellouk and Abdennacer Chebira
    ISBN 978-953-7619-56-1
    450 pages, January, 2009
    Machine Learning can be defined in various ways related to a scientific domain concerned with the design and development of theoretical and implementation tools that allow building systems with some Human Like intelligent behavior. Machine learning a ...
  • State of the Art in Face Recognition
    State of the Art in Face Recognition
    Editor Dr. Mario I. Chacon M.
    ISBN 978-3-902613-42-4
    436 pages, January, 2009
    Notwithstanding the tremendous effort to solve the face recognition problem, it is not possible yet to design a face recognition system with a potential close to human performance. New computer vision and pattern recognition approaches need to be inv ...
  • Theory and Novel Applications of Machine Learning
    Theory and Novel Applications of Machine Learning
    Editor Meng Joo Er and Yi Zhou
    ISBN 978-953-7619-55-4
    376 pages, January, 2009
    Even since computers were invented, many researchers have been trying to understand how human beings learn and many interesting paradigms and approaches towards emulating human learning abilities have been proposed. The ability of learning is one of ...
  • Particle Swarm Optimization
    Particle Swarm Optimization
    Editor Aleksandar Lazinica
    ISBN 978-953-7619-48-0
    486 pages, January, 2009
    Particle swarm optimization (PSO) is a population based stochastic optimization technique influenced by the social behavior of bird flocking or fish schooling.PSO shares many similarities with evolutionary computation techniques such as Genetic Algor ...
  • Recent Advances in Face Recognition
    Recent Advances in Face Recognition
    Editor Kresimir Delac, Mislav Grgic and Marian Stewart Bartlett
    ISBN 978-953-7619-34-3
    236 pages, December, 2008
    The main idea and the driver of further research in the area of face recognition are security applications and human-computer interaction. Face recognition represents an intuitive and non-intrusive method of recognizing people and this is why it beca ...