This self-contained book focuses on three categories of disease: cancer, viral diseases, and dynamical diseases. It presents the medical and biological background of the diseases, specific issues to be modeled, and existing methods and their limitations. The book introduces mathematical and...
To Be Published September 14th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Principles, Models, and Applications
This comprehensive reference is dedicated to radar hydrology. After a brief introduction to radar, the book moves into advanced radar principles and applications. Particular attention is given to the processing of radar data to arrive at accurate estimates of rainfall. The book then introduces...
To Be Published August 31st 2014 by CRC Press
This book examines, from the perspective of public international law, various issues and difficulties faced by human rights advocates in their effort to seek redress transnationally for victims of human rights abuses through the means mainly of bringing legal action against alleged violators of...
To Be Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge
Ambient Diagnostics addresses innovative methods for discovering patterns from affordable devices, such as mobile phones, watches, cameras, and game interfaces, to interpret multimedia data for personal health monitoring and diagnosis. This is the first comprehensive textbook for multidisciplinary...
To Be Published May 6th 2014 by CRC Press
Series: Asia's Transformations
When thinking about the culture and economy of East Asia, many attribute to the region a range of dispositions, including a preference for consensus and social harmony, loyalty and respect towards superiors and government, family values, collectivism, and communitarianism. Affect is central to...
To Be Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge
Illustrating the Operating System Design Principle and Implementation
Uses the Running Operation as the Main Thread Difficulty in understanding an operating system (OS) lies not in the technical aspects, but in the complex relationships inside the operating systems. The Art of Linux Kernel Design: Illustrating the Operating System Design Principle and Implementation...
To Be Published April 3rd 2014 by Auerbach Publications
Methods and Applications
Due to its abilities to compensate disturbances and uncertainties, disturbance observer based control (DOBC) is regarded as one of the most promising approaches for disturbance-attenuation. One of the first books on DOBC, Disturbance Observer Based Control: Methods and Applications presents novel...
Published February 20th 2014 by CRC Press
Even among the four Asian tigers, with their economic miracles during the past several decades that allowed them to join the ranks of the developed nations, South Korea is extraordinary. As significant as its economic progress, from a dirt poor and devastated nation in the 1960s, is South Korea’s...
Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge
Bridging Cultural Diversity for Competitive Advantage
The Chinese characters for "danger" and "opportunity" form the word "crisis". Ancient Chinese wisdom sees an opportunity in danger. While cultural diversity brings challenges to the workplace, how do we turn these challenges into opportunities? Drawing on their extensive experience working with...
Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge
A Practical Approach
A computing cloud is a set of network enabled services, providing scalable, inexpensive computing platforms on demand, which can be accessed in a simple way. This book helps its readers understand the process of how to deploy and customize geospatial applications onto clouds, as well as how to...
Published December 3rd 2013 by CRC Press