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New and Published Books

  1. Computational Analysis of Firms’ Organization and Strategic Behaviour

    By Edoardo Mollona

    This book addresses possible applications of computer simulation to theory building in management and organizational theory. The key hypothesis is that modelling and computer simulation provide an environment to develop, test and articulate theoretical propositions. In general, computer simulation...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. A Guide to Publishing for Academics

    Inside the Publish or Perish Phenomenon

    Edited by Jay Liebowitz

    Most academics still wrestle with the "publish or perish" phenomenon. Based on Dr. Liebowitz’s 25 years serving as the editor-in-chief of a leading international journal, along with insights from some of the most knowledgeable journal editors, this book shares key lessons learned to help new...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  3. Industrial Applications of High-Performance Computing

    Best Global Practices

    Edited by Anwar Osseyran, Merle Giles

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

    Industrial Applications of High-Performance Computing: Best Global Practices offers a global overview of high-performance computing (HPC) for industrial applications, along with a discussion of software challenges, business models, access models (e.g., cloud computing), public-private partnerships,...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Indoor Wayfinding and Navigation

    Edited by Hassan A. Karimi

    Outdoor wayfinding and navigation systems and services have become indispensable in people's mobility in unfamiliar environments. Advances in key technologies (e.g., positioning and mobile devices), has spurred interest in research and development of indoor wayfinding and navigation systems and...

    Published March 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Big Data

    Algorithms, Analytics, and Applications

    Edited by Kuan-Ching Li, Hai Jiang, Laurence T. Yang, Alfredo Cuzzocrea

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Big Data Series

    As today’s organizations are capturing exponentially larger amounts of data than ever, now is the time for organizations to rethink how they digest that data. Through advanced algorithms and analytics techniques, organizations can harness this data, discover hidden patterns, and use the newly...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. Operating System Design

    The Xinu Approach, Second Edition

    By Douglas Comer

    An Update of the Most Practical A-to-Z Operating System Book Widely lauded for avoiding the typical black box approach found in other operating system textbooks, the first edition of this bestselling book taught readers how an operating system works and explained how to build it from the ground up...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. The End of Error

    Unum Computing

    By John L. Gustafson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

    The Future of Numerical Computing Written by one of the foremost experts in high-performance computing and the inventor of Gustafson’s Law, The End of Error: Unum Computing explains a new approach to computer arithmetic: the universal number (unum). The unum encompasses all IEEE floating-point...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Future Communication, Information and Computer Science

    Edited by Dawei Zheng

    The 2014 International Conference on Future Communication, Information and Computer Science (FCICS 2014) was held May 22-23, 2014 in Beijing, China. The objective of FCICS 2014 was to provide a platform for researchers, engineers and academics as well as industrial professionals from all over the...

    Published February 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Cross-Cultural Human-Computer Interaction and User Experience Design

    A Semiotic Perspective

    By Jan Brejcha

    The semiotic perspective of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) can give you insight into values, beliefs, and reference systems of the users that often go unnoticed when using traditional HCI approaches. Cross-Cultural Human-Computer Interaction and User Experience Design: A Semiotic Perspective...

    Published February 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Cloud Computing with e-Science Applications

    Edited by Olivier Terzo, Lorenzo Mossucca

    The amount of data in everyday life has been exploding. This data increase has been especially significant in scientific fields, where substantial amounts of data must be captured, communicated, aggregated, stored, and analyzed. Cloud Computing with e-Science Applications explains how cloud...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by CRC Press