Computer and Information Science

 This book contains twelve chapters detailing significant advances and applications in fluid dynamics modeling with focus on biomedical, bioengineering, chemical, civil and environmental engineering, aeronautics, astronautics, and automotive. We hope ...

 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 ...

 Steganography is the art and science of communicating which hides the existence of the communication. Steganographic technologies are an important part of the future of Internet security and privacy on open systems such as the Internet. This book's f ...

 The field of digital image segmentation is continually evolving. Most recently, the advanced segmentation methods such as Template Matching, Spatial and Temporal ARMA Processes, Mean Shift Iterative Algorithm, Constrained Compound Markov Random Field ...

 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 ...

 This book presents state of the art contributes to Simulated Annealing (SA) that is a wellknown probabilistic metaheuristic. It is used to solve discrete and continuous optimization problems. The significant advantage of SA over other solution meth ...

 Pacing through second decade of the 21th century, more computer users are widely adopting technologybased tools and informationenriched databases to focus on supporting managerial decision making, reducing preventable faults and improving outcome f ...

 This is the first book in a threevolume series deploying MATLABbased applications in almost every branch of science. This volume, presents interesting topics from different areas of engineering, signal and image processing based on the MATLAB envir ...