Due to its huge bandwidth and high reliability, optical networking has received increased attention from the research community. An Introduction to Optical Interconnects describes the unique challenges in designing optical interconnects from all aspects and presents state-of-the-art solutions to...
To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
To Be Published May 15th 2016 by CRC Press
To Be Published April 26th 2016 by CRC Press
State Control vs. Marketization
Since the Teacher Education Act was in place in 1994, student teachers were educated through diverse educational institutions instead of the traditional normal schools (Taiwan’s equivalent of teachers’ colleges). But such market-based teacher education has been altered by politics, society and...
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies
This book aims at making lessons learnt from previous disasters available and comprehensible to students of disaster medicine, disaster public health and humanitarian studies. Readers will gain insight and theoretical understanding of the public health issues related to disaster and medical...
To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge
With contributions from prominent researchers, this is a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art architectures, protocols, technologies and applications in pervasive computing and wireless networking. It covers existing and emerging communications and computing models, design architectures, mobile...
To Be Published March 26th 2016 by CRC Press
Series: Ground Vehicle Engineering
Computer modeling and simulation allow engineers to predict and optimize the performance of components and the vehicle system at early design stage. Covering techniques on virtual and physical evaluation for vehicles and their components, this book introduces design evaluation methods and practical...
To Be Published March 1st 2016 by CRC Press
Towards a new Long March
Poverty in China seeks to fill the gap in poverty and income studies with its focus on measuring multidimensional poverty in rural and urban China using various markers. This book is a pioneer in this important field of study. Concepts and methodologies used in this book as well as its novel...
To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge
Series: Regions and Cities
Deliberate efforts to foster the creative cities thesis as popularised by Richard Florida have become widespread across Asia in recent years – from the international film festival of Busan in Korea to the urban renaissance inspired by Han-Tang culture in the Chinese city of Xi’an; from the national...
To Be Published February 5th 2016 by Routledge