To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Physics and Chemistry-Based Algorithms
This book provides a comprehensive introduction to nature-inspired computing, with an emphasis on applications to real-life engineering problems. The book focuses on physics and chemistry-based algorithms, including gravitational search algorithms, central force optimization, harmony search, and...
To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Inventing the Future of Neurology
Based on the authors’ groundbreaking research, Automated EEG-Based Diagnosis of Neurological Disorders: Inventing the Future of Neurology presents a research ideology, a novel multi-paradigm methodology, and advanced computational models for the automated EEG-based diagnosis of neurological...
Published February 9th 2010 by CRC Press
Earthquakes, bridge collapses, and other natural disasters have dominated news coverage in the last few years. Aging infrastructure needs to be rehabilitated and new infrastructure needs to be designed differently. Presenting a highly innovative, modern approach verging on the futuristic,...
Published April 27th 2009 by CRC Press
Neural Networks, Wavelets, and Chaos Theory for Intelligent Transportation Systems and Smart Structures
Recent estimates hypothesize that the US will need $1.6 trillion dollars for the rehabilitation, replacement, and maintenance of existing infrastructure systems within the next 20 years. Presenting a new vision and way of designing and managing the civil infrastructure of the nation, Intelligent...
Published October 6th 2008 by CRC Press
Evaluation, Preservation, and Management
Explore Historic Bridge Design through the Perspective of Modern Engineering Historic Bridges:Evaluation, Preservation, and Management provides both an admiring and a technical account of bridge engineering through an exploration of several remarkable examples. From ancient China to modern-day...
Published April 14th 2008 by CRC Press
Construction Scheduling, Cost Optimization and Management presents a general mathematical formula for the scheduling of construction projects. Using this formula, repetitive and non-repetitive tasks, work continuity considerations, multiple-crew strategies, and the effects of varying job conditions...
Published January 25th 2001 by CRC Press
Series: Computer Aided Engineering
High-performance multiprocessor computers provide new and interesting opportunities to solve large-scale structural engineering problems. However, the development of new computational models and algorithms that exploit the unique architecture of these machines remains a challenge.High Performance...
Published November 30th 1998 by CRC Press
Series: Computer Aided Engineering
Networking of personal computers and workstations is becoming commonplace in academic and industrial environments. A cluster of workstations provides engineers with a familiar, cost-effective environment for high performance computing. However, workstations often have no dedicated link and...
Published October 28th 1998 by CRC Press
Series: New Generation Computing
Introduces mechanical engineers to high-performance computing using the new generation of computers with vector and parallel processing capabilities that allow the solution to problems beyond the ken of traditional computers. The chapters present an introduction and overview, explain several methodo...
Published September 27th 1991 by CRC Press