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  • Brain, Vision and AI
    Brain, Vision and AI
    Edited by Cesare Rossi
    ISBN 978-953-7619-04-6,
    292 pages, August, 2008
    The aim of this book is to provide new ideas, original results and practical experiences regarding service robotics. This book provides only a small example of this research activity, but it covers a great deal of what has been done in the field rece ...
  • Tools in Artificial Intelligence
    Tools in Artificial Intelligence
    Edited by Paula Fritzsche
    ISBN 978-953-7619-03-9,
    488 pages, August, 2008
    This book offers in 27 chapters a collection of all the technical aspects of specifying, developing, and evaluating the theoretical underpinnings and applied mechanisms of AI tools. Topics covered include neural networks, fuzzy controls, decision tre ...
  • Modelling and Simulation
    Modelling and Simulation
    Edited by Giuseppe Petrone and Giuliano Cammarata
    ISBN 978-3-902613-25-7,
    688 pages, June, 2008
    This book collects original and innovative research studies concerning modeling and simulation of physical systems in a very wide range of applications, encompassing micro-electro-mechanical systems, measurement instrumentations, catalytic reactors, ...
  • Affective Computing
    Affective Computing
    Edited by Jimmy Or
    ISBN 978-3-902613-23-3,
    452 pages, May, 2008
    This book provides an overview of state of the art research in Affective Computing. It presents new ideas, original results and practical experiences in this increasingly important research field. The book consists of 23 chapters categorized into fou ...
  • Petri Net, Theory and Applications
    Petri Net, Theory and Applications
    Edited by Vedran Kordic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-12-7,
    534 pages, February, 2008
    Although many other models of concurrent and distributed systems have been de- veloped since the introduction in 1964 Petri nets are still an essential model for concurrent systems with respect to both the theory and the applications. The main attrac ...
  • Reinforcement Learning
    Reinforcement Learning
    Edited by Cornelius Weber, Mark Elshaw and Norbert Michael Mayer
    ISBN 978-3-902613-14-1,
    434 pages, January, 2008
    Brains rule the world, and brain-like computation is increasingly used in computers and electronic devices. Brain-like computation is about processing and interpreting data or directly putting forward and performing actions. Learning is a very import ...
  • Swarm Intelligence, Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization
    Swarm Intelligence, Focus on Ant and Particle Swarm Optimization
    Edited by Felix T.S. Chan and Manoj Kumar Tiwari
    ISBN 978-3-902613-09-7,
    548 pages, December, 2007
    In the era globalisation the emerging technologies are governing engineering industries to a multifaceted state. The escalating complexity has demanded researchers to find the possible ways of easing the solution of the problems. This has motivated t ...
  • Human Robot Interaction
    Human Robot Interaction
    Edited by Nilanjan Sarkar
    ISBN 978-3-902613-13-4,
    522 pages, September, 2007
    Human-robot interaction research is diverse and covers a wide range of topics. All aspects of human factors and robotics are within the purview of HRI research so far as they provide insight into how to improve our understanding in developing effecti ...