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New and Published Books

  1. Distributed Systems

    An Algorithmic Approach, Second Edition

    By Sukumar Ghosh

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer and Information Science Series

    Distributed Systems: An Algorithmic Approach, Second Edition provides a balanced and straightforward treatment of the underlying theory and practical applications of distributed computing. As in the previous version, the language is kept as unobscured as possible—clarity is given priority over...

    Published July 13th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. The Internet as Second Action Space

    By Aharon Kellerman

    One of the most significant and important advancements in information and communication technology over the past 20 years is the introduction and expansion of the Internet. Now almost universally available, the Internet brings us email, global voice and video communications, research repositories,...

    Published July 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Computing in Geographic Information Systems

    By Narayan Panigrahi

    Capable of acquiring large volumes of data through sensors deployed in air, land, and sea, and making this information readily available in a continuous time frame, the science of geographical information system (GIS) is rapidly evolving. This popular information system is emerging as a platform...

    Published July 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Discrete and Continuous Simulation

    Theory and Practice

    By Susmita Bandyopadhyay, Ranjan Bhattacharya

    When it comes to discovering glitches inherent in complex systems—be it a railway or banking, chemical production, medical, manufacturing, or inventory control system—developing a simulation of a system can identify problems with less time, effort, and disruption than it would take to employ the...

    Published June 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. GeoComputation, Second Edition

    Edited by Robert J. Abrahart, Linda M. See

    A revision of Openshaw and Abrahart’s seminal work, GeoComputation, Second Edition retains influences of its originators while also providing updated, state-of-the-art information on changes in the computational environment. In keeping with the field’s development, this new edition takes a broader...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Introduction to Finite and Spectral Element Methods Using MATLAB, Second Edition

    By Constantine Pozrikidis

    Incorporating new topics and original material, Introduction to Finite and Spectral Element Methods Using MATLAB®, Second Edition enables readers to quickly understand the theoretical foundation and practical implementation of the finite element method and its companion spectral element method....

    Published June 19th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. The Green Computing Book

    Tackling Energy Efficiency at Large Scale

    Edited by Wu-chun Feng

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

    State-of-the-Art Approaches to Advance the Large-Scale Green Computing Movement Edited by one of the founders and lead investigator of the Green500 list, The Green Computing Book: Tackling Energy Efficiency at Large Scale explores seminal research in large-scale green computing. It begins with...

    Published June 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R, Second Edition

    By Owen Jones, Robert Maillardet, Andrew Robinson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    Learn How to Program Stochastic Models Highly recommended, the best-selling first edition of Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R was lauded as an excellent, easy-to-read introduction with extensive examples and exercises. This second edition continues to introduce...

    Published June 11th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  9. Computing

    A Historical and Technical Perspective

    By Yoshihide Igarashi, Tom Altman, Mariko Funada, Barbara Kamiyama

    Exploring a vast array of topics related to computation, Computing: A Historical and Technical Perspective covers the historical and technical foundation of ancient and modern-day computing. The book starts with the earliest references to counting by humans, introduces various number systems, and...

    Published May 26th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Making Music with Computers

    Creative Programming in Python

    By Bill Manaris, Andrew R. Brown

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Textbooks in Computing

    Teach Your Students How to Use Computing to Explore Powerful and Creative Ideas In the twenty-first century, computers have become indispensable in music making, distribution, performance, and consumption. Making Music with Computers: Creative Programming in Python introduces important concepts...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC