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  1. Generalized Convexity, Nonsmooth Variational Inequalities, and Nonsmooth Optimization

    By Qamrul Hasan Ansari, C. S. Lalitha, Monika Mehta

    Until now, no book addressed convexity, monotonicity, and variational inequalities together. Generalized Convexity, Nonsmooth Variational Inequalities, and Nonsmooth Optimization covers all three topics, including new variational inequality problems defined by a bifunction. The first part of the...

    Published July 17th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Applying Analytics

    A Practical Introduction

    By E. S. Levine

    Newcomers to quantitative analysis need practical guidance on how to analyze data in the real world yet most introductory books focus on lengthy derivations and justifications instead of practical techniques. Covering the technical and professional skills needed by analysts in the academic, private...

    Published June 20th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Risk Management and Simulation

    By Aparna Gupta

    The challenges of the current financial environment have revealed the need for a new generation of professionals who combine training in traditional finance disciplines with an understanding of sophisticated quantitative and analytical tools. Risk Management and Simulation shows how simulation...

    Published June 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Business Process Modeling, Simulation and Design, Second Edition

    By Manuel Laguna, Johan Marklund

    Most textbooks on business process management focus on either the nuts and bolts of computer simulation or the managerial aspects of business processes. Covering both technical and managerial aspects of business process management, Business Process Modeling, Simulation and Design, Second Edition...

    Published April 24th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Research Methodology

    From Philosophy of Science to Research Design

    By Alexander M. Novikov, Dmitry A. Novikov

    Series: Communications in Cybernetics, Systems Science and Engineering

    Research Methodology: From Philosophy of Science to Research Design distinguishes itself from many other works devoted to research methodology and the philosophy of science in its integrated approach towards scientific research, which is regarded as the scientific project on all levels–from...

    Published April 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Support Vector Machines

    Optimization Based Theory, Algorithms, and Extensions

    By Naiyang Deng, Yingjie Tian, Chunhua Zhang

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

    Support Vector Machines: Optimization Based Theory, Algorithms, and Extensions presents an accessible treatment of the two main components of support vector machines (SVMs)—classification problems and regression problems. The book emphasizes the close connection between optimization theory and SVMs...

    Published December 16th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Computational Methods in Finance

    By Ali Hirsa

    Series: Chapman and Hall/CRC Financial Mathematics Series

    As today’s financial products have become more complex, quantitative analysts, financial engineers, and others in the financial industry now require robust techniques for numerical analysis. Covering advanced quantitative techniques, Computational Methods in Finance explains how to solve complex...

    Published September 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Decision Making in Service Industries

    A Practical Approach

    Edited by Javier Faulin, Angel A. Juan, Scott E. Grasman, Michael J. Fry

    In real-life scenarios, service management involves complex decision-making processes usually affected by random or stochastic variables. Under such uncertain conditions, the development and use of robust and flexible strategies, algorithms, and methods can provide the quantitative information...

    Published August 7th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Theory and Approaches of Unascertained Group Decision-Making

    By Jianjun Zhu

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    Tackling the question of how to effectively aggregate uncertain preference information in multiple structures given by decision-making groups, Theory and Approaches of Unascertained Group Decision-Making focuses on group aggregation methods based on uncertainty preference information. It expresses...

    Published July 22nd 2012 by Auerbach Publications

  10. Reliability and Maintenance

    Networks and Systems

    By Frank Beichelt, Peter Tittmann

    Reliability and Maintenance: Networks and Systems gives an up-to-date presentation of system and network reliability analysis as well as maintenance planning with a focus on applicable models. Balancing theory and practice, it presents state-of-the-art research in key areas of reliability and...

    Published May 21st 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC