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  1. A Methodology for Processing Raw LIDAR Data to Support Urban Flood Modelling Framework

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Ahmad Fikri Bin Abdullah

    The consequences of recent floods and flash floods in many parts of the world have been devastating. One way to improving flood management practice is to invest in data collection and modelling activities which enable an understanding of the functioning of a system and the selection of...

    Published April 15th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Advances in Machine Learning and Data Mining for Astronomy

    Edited by Michael J. Way, Jeffrey D. Scargle, Kamal M. Ali, Ashok N. Srivastava

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Series

    Advances in Machine Learning and Data Mining for Astronomy documents numerous successful collaborations among computer scientists, statisticians, and astronomers who illustrate the application of state-of-the-art machine learning and data mining techniques in astronomy. Due to the massive amount...

    Published March 29th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. TV Content Analysis

    Techniques and Applications

    Edited by Yiannis Kompatsiaris, Bernard Merialdo, Shiguo Lian

    Series: Multimedia Computing, Communication and Intelligence

    The rapid advancement of digital multimedia technologies has not only revolutionized the production and distribution of audiovisual content, but also created the need to efficiently analyze TV programs to enable applications for content managers and consumers. Leaving no stone unturned, TV Content...

    Published March 19th 2012 by Auerbach Publications

  4. Cost-Sensitive Machine Learning

    Edited by Balaji Krishnapuram, Shipeng Yu, R. Bharat Rao

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Machine Learning & Pattern Recognition

    In machine learning applications, practitioners must take into account the cost associated with the algorithm. These costs include: Cost of acquiring training data Cost of data annotation/labeling and cleaning Computational cost for model fitting, validation, and testing Cost of collecting...

    Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Statistical and Machine-Learning Data Mining

    Techniques for Better Predictive Modeling and Analysis of Big Data, Second Edition

    By Bruce Ratner

    The second edition of a bestseller, Statistical and Machine-Learning Data Mining: Techniques for Better Predictive Modeling and Analysis of Big Data is still the only book, to date, to distinguish between statistical data mining and machine-learning data mining. The first edition, titled...

    Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press

  6. Practical Data Mining

    By Monte F. Hancock, Jr.

    Used by corporations, industry, and government to inform and fuel everything from focused advertising to homeland security, data mining can be a very useful tool across a wide range of applications. Unfortunately, most books on the subject are designed for the computer scientist and statistical...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Auerbach Publications

  7. Data Mining Tools for Malware Detection

    By Mehedy Masud, Latifur Khan, Bhavani Thuraisingham

    Although the use of data mining for security and malware detection is quickly on the rise, most books on the subject provide high-level theoretical discussions to the near exclusion of the practical aspects. Breaking the mold, Data Mining Tools for Malware Detection provides a step-by-step...

    Published December 7th 2011 by Auerbach Publications

  8. Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery for Engineering Systems Health Management

    Edited by Ashok N. Srivastava, Jiawei Han

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Series

    Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery for Engineering Systems Health Management presents state-of-the-art tools and techniques for automatically detecting, diagnosing, and predicting the effects of adverse events in an engineered system. With contributions from many top authorities on the...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  9. Cloud Computing

    Methodology, Systems, and Applications

    Edited by Lizhe Wang, Rajiv Ranjan, Jinjun Chen, Boualem Benatallah

    Cloud computing has created a shift from the use of physical hardware and locally managed software-enabled platforms to that of virtualized cloud-hosted services. Cloud assembles large networks of virtual services, including hardware (CPU, storage, and network) and software resources (databases,...

    Published October 3rd 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Logo Recognition

    Theory and Practice

    By Jingying Chen, Lizhe Wang, Dan Chen

    Used by companies, organizations, and even individuals to promote recognition of their brand, logos can also act as a valuable means of identifying the source of a document. E-business applications can retrieve and catalog products according to their logos. Governmental agencies can easily inspect...

    Published August 12th 2011 by CRC Press