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  • Emerging Applications of Cellular Automata
    Emerging Applications of Cellular Automata
    Editor Alejandro Salcido
    ISBN 978-953-51-1101-6,
    204 pages, May, 2013
    Cellular automata have become a core subject in the sciences of complexity due to their conceptual simplicity, easiness of implementation for computer simulation, and ability to exhibit a wide variety of amazingly complex behavior. These features of ...
  • Petri Nets - Manufacturing and Computer Science
    Petri Nets - Manufacturing and Computer Science
    Editor 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 ...
  • Grid Computing - Technology and Applications, Widespread Coverage and New Horizons
    Grid Computing - Technology and Applications, Widespread Coverage and New Horizons
    Editor Soha Maad
    ISBN 978-953-51-0604-3,
    366 pages, May, 2012
    Grid research, rooted in distributed and high performance computing, started in mid-to-late 1990s. Soon afterwards, national and international research and development authorities realized the importance of the Grid and gave it a primary position on ...
  • Advances in Grid Computing
    Advances in Grid Computing
    Editor Zoran Constantinescu
    ISBN 978-953-307-301-9,
    284 pages, February, 2011
    This book approaches the grid computing with a perspective on the latest achievements in the field, providing an insight into the current research trends and advances, and presenting a large range of innovative research papers. The topics covered in ...
  • Advances in Petri Net Theory and Applications
    Advances in Petri Net Theory and Applications
    Editor Tauseef Aized
    ISBN 978-953-307-108-4,
    230 pages, September, 2010
    The world is full of events which cause, end or affect other events. The study of these events, from a system point of view, is very important. Such systems are called discrete event dynamic systems and are of a subject of immense interest in a varie ...
  • Petri Nets Applications
    Petri Nets Applications
    Editor Pawel Pawlewski
    ISBN 978-953-307-047-6,
    762 pages, February, 2010
    Petri Nets are graphical and mathematical tool used in many different science domains. Their characteristic features are the intuitive graphical modeling language and advanced formal analysis method. The concurrence of performed actions is the natur ...
  • Cognitive Maps
    Cognitive Maps
    Editor Karl Perusich
    ISBN 978-953-307-044-5,
    140 pages, January, 2010
  • Petri Net, Theory and Applications
    Petri Net, Theory and Applications
    Editor 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 ...