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  • Advanced Technologies
    Advanced Technologies
    Editor Kankesu Jayanthakumaran
    ISBN 978-953-307-009-4,
    698 pages, October, 2009
    This book, edited by the Intech committee, combines several hotly debated topics in science, engineering, medicine, information technology, environment, economics and management, and provides a scholarly contribution to its further development. In v ...
  • Advanced Learning
    Advanced Learning
    Editor Raquel Hijon-Neira
    ISBN 978-953-307-010-0,
    444 pages, October, 2009
    The education industry has obviously been influenced by the Internet revolution. Teaching and learning methods have changed significantly since the coming of the Web and it is very likely they will keep evolving many years to come thanks to it. A go ...
  • Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Editor Pei-Gee Peter Ho
    ISBN 978-953-307-003-2,
    608 pages, October, 2009
    Remote Sensing is collecting and interpreting information on targets without being in physical contact with the objects. Aircraft, satellites ...etc are the major platforms for remote sensing observations. Unlike electrical, magnetic and gravity su ...
  • Advances in Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Advances in Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Editor Gary Jedlovec
    ISBN 978-953-307-005-6,
    752 pages, October, 2009
    Remote sensing is the acquisition of information of an object or phenomenon, by the use of either recording or real-time sensing device(s), that is not in physical or intimate contact with the object (such as by way of aircraft, spacecraft, satellite ...
  • Evolutionary Computation
    Evolutionary Computation
    Editor Wellington Pinheiro dos Santos
    ISBN 978-953-307-008-7,
    582 pages, October, 2009
    This book presents several recent advances on Evolutionary Computation, specially evolution-based optimization methods and hybrid algorithms for several applications, from optimization and learning to pattern recognition and bioinformatics. Thi ...
  • Mobile Robots - State of the Art in Land, Sea, Air, and Collaborative Missions
    Mobile Robots - State of the Art in Land, Sea, Air, and Collaborative Missions
    Editor XiaoQi Chen, Y.Q. Chen and J.G. Chase
    ISBN 978-953-307-001-8,
    335 pages, May, 2009
    Since the introduction of the first industrial robot Unimate in a General Motors automobile factory in New Jersey in 1961, robots have gained stronger and stronger foothold in the industry. In the meantime, robotics research has been expanding from ...
  • 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 ...
  • Advances in Sonar Technology
    Advances in Sonar Technology
    Editor Sergio Rui Silva
    ISBN 978-3-902613-48-6,
    450 pages, February, 2009
    The demand to explore the largest and also one of the richest parts of our planet, the advances in signal processing promoted by an exponential growth in computation power and a thorough study of sound propagation in the underwater realm, have lead t ...