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  • Virtual Reality in Psychological, Medical and Pedagogical Applications
    Virtual Reality in Psychological, Medical and Pedagogical Applications
    Edited by Christiane Eichenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-0732-3,
    298 pages, September, 2012
    This book has an aim to present latest applications, trends and developments of virtual reality technologies in three humanities disciplines: in medicine, psychology and pedagogy. Studies show that people in both educational as well as in the medical ...
  • Discrete Event Simulations - Development and Applications
    Discrete Event Simulations - Development and Applications
    Edited by Eldin Wee Chuan Lim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0741-5,
    208 pages, September, 2012
    The Discrete Event Simulation (DES) method has received widespread attention and acceptance by both researchers and practitioners in recent years. The range of application of DES spans across many different disciplines and research fields. In researc ...
  • Wireless Sensor Networks - Technology and Protocols
    Wireless Sensor Networks - Technology and Protocols
    Edited by Mohammad A. Matin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0735-4,
    320 pages, September, 2012
    This book explores both the state-of-the-art and the latest developments in wireless sensor networks technology. It describes the fundamental concepts and practical aspects of wireless sensor networks and addresses challenges faced in their design, a ...
  • Virtual Reality - Human Computer Interaction
    Virtual Reality - Human Computer Interaction
    Edited by Xin‐Xing Tang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0721-7,
    318 pages, September, 2012
    At present, the virtual reality has impact on information organization and management and even changes design principle of information systems, which will make it adapt to application requirements. The book aims to provide a broader perspective of vi ...
  • Data Mining Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Data Mining Applications in Engineering and Medicine
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Simulated Annealing - Advances, Applications and Hybridizations
    Simulated Annealing - Advances, Applications and Hybridizations
    Edited by Marcos de Sales Guerra Tsuzuki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0710-1,
    300 pages, August, 2012
    Simulated Annealing is a probabilistic meta-heuristic that is based on statistical mechanics: while at high temperatures molecules in a liquid move freely, the slow reduction of temperature decreases the thermal mobility of the molecules. The final s ...
  • Petri Nets - Manufacturing and Computer Science
    Petri Nets - Manufacturing and Computer Science
    Edited by Pawel Pawlewski
    ISBN 978-953-51-0700-2,
    502 pages, August, 2012
    Petri Nets were introduced in the doctoral dissertation by K.A. Petri, titled "Kommunikation mit Automaten" and published in 1962 by University of Bonn. Petri Nets are graphical (the intuitive graphical modeling language) and mathematical (advanced f ...
  • Data Acquisition Applications
    Data Acquisition Applications
    Edited by Zdravko Karakehayov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0713-2,
    352 pages, August, 2012
    Data acquisition systems have numerous applications. This book has a total of 13 chapters and is divided into three sections: Industrial applications, Medical applications and Scientific experiments. The chapters are written by experts from around th ...