By Paul S Samuel
Meteorological information are crucial for either daily strength administration and for making plans for the area s destiny power safety. The editor of this compendium, a mechanical engineer with foreign event, has gathered articles that might inspire extra efficient discussion among the power and meteorology groups. integrated are chapters on how one can generate a customary meteorological 12 months, via articles that debate the effect of meteorology on wind strength creation, solar power construction, and hydropower operations. The ebook concludes with chapters on seasonal strength management."
By Mehdi Khosrow-Pour
This assortment, entitled step forward Discoveries in info know-how study: Advancing developments , goals to notify researchers and practitioners of novel and rising learn in info technological know-how and expertise, bearing in mind the dialogue and dissemination of severe thoughts that may advertise extra research and innovation. decisions discover all points of the self-discipline, with particular contributions targeting outsourcing, moral matters in examine, biometrics, and data know-how s function in catastrophe prediction and prevention.
By Mehdi Khosrow-Pour
With the successes of the generally acclaimed first quantity Successes and Pitfalls of IT administration and moment quantity (Organizational success and Failure in info expertise administration) of this sequence comes the 3rd quantity, "Pitfalls and Triumphs of data expertise Management." This ebook is a set of real-life situations that target either achievements attained with the profitable usage of data expertise in addition to mess ups suffered due to substandard use and administration of IT assets in enterprises. circumstances take care of concerns that impact a wide selection of businesses - huge and small companies, executive businesses and academic associations.
By Carlos Juiz, Mercedes Gómez (auth.), Jong Hyuk (James) Park, Jongsung Kim, Deqing Zou, Yang Sun Lee (eds.)
The 4th FTRA overseas convention on details expertise Convergence and prone (ITCS-12) should be held in Gwangju, Korea on September 6 - eight, 2012.
The ITCS-12 may be the such a lot accomplished convention fascinated by a number of the points of advances in info know-how convergence, functions, and providers.
The ITCS-12 will provide a chance for educational and execs to debate the newest concerns and growth within the region of ITCS. moreover, the convention will put up top of the range papers that are heavily regarding many of the theories, modeling, and sensible functions in ITCS. additionally, we predict that the convention and its guides could be a set off for additional similar learn and know-how advancements during this vital topic.
The ITCS-12 is the following occasion in a chain of hugely winning overseas convention on details know-how Convergence and Services(ITCS-11), formerly held in Gwangju, Korea on October, 2011.
By Ray Kurzweil
For over 3 many years, Ray Kurzweil has been the most revered and provocative advocates of the position of expertise in our destiny. In his vintage The Age of religious Machines, he argued that pcs may quickly rival the entire diversity of human intelligence at its most sensible. Now he examines the next move during this inexorable evolutionary technique: the union of human and computing device, within which the information and abilities embedded in our brains may be mixed with the tremendously better potential, pace, and knowledge-sharing skill of our creations.
By Jean-Claude Junqua, Gertjan van Noord
In this e-book we deal with robustness matters on the speech acceptance and ordinary language parsing degrees, with a spotlight on characteristic extraction and noise strong popularity, adaptive structures, language modeling, parsing, and ordinary language realizing. This publication makes an attempt to offer a transparent assessment of the most applied sciences utilized in language and speech processing, besides an in depth bibliography to let themes of curiosity to be pursued extra. It additionally brings jointly speech and language applied sciences usually thought of individually.
Robustness in Language and Speech Technology serves as a useful reference and even though no longer meant as a proper college textbook, comprises a few fabric that may be used for a direction on the graduate or undergraduate level.
By John Blossom
Learn the way social media communications is altering the content material supplier in Content kingdom: Surviving and Thriving as Social Media expertise alterations Our Lives and Our Future. built via a collaborative wiki, this booklet is a suite of data from social media specialists and serves as an instance of ways social media affects the best way we offer and obtain content. you'll learn the way social media adjustments the way in which companies industry services, affects how humans engage with the govt, and dictates how we speak with each other on a private point.