Recent Advances in Memetic Algorithms (Studies in Fuzziness by William E. Hart, Natalio Krasnogor, J.E. Smith

By William E. Hart, Natalio Krasnogor, J.E. Smith

Memetic algorithms are evolutionary algorithms that practice an area seek strategy to refine suggestions to demanding difficulties. Memetic algorithms are the topic of excessive medical study and feature been effectively utilized to a large number of real-world difficulties starting from the development of optimum college examination timetables, to the prediction of protein constructions and the optimum layout of space-craft trajectories. This monograph offers a wealthy cutting-edge gallery of works on memetic algorithms. Recent Advances in Memetic Algorithms is the 1st e-book that makes a speciality of this know-how because the imperative topical topic. This publication offers a coherent, built-in view on either reliable perform examples and new tendencies together with a concise and self-contained creation to memetic algorithms. it's a precious learn for postgraduate scholars and researchers drawn to contemporary advances in seek and optimization applied sciences according to memetic algorithms, yet is additionally used as supplement to undergraduate textbooks on synthetic intelligence.

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Mechanizing Mathematical Reasoning: Essays in Honor of Jörg by Dieter Hutter, Werner Stephan

By Dieter Hutter, Werner Stephan

By providing cutting-edge leads to logical reasoning and formal tools within the context of man-made intelligence and AI functions, this ebook commemorates the sixtieth birthday of Jörg H. Siekmann.

The 30 revised reviewed papers are written by means of former and present scholars and co-workers of Jörg Siekmann; additionally integrated is an appraisal of the medical profession of Jörg Siekmann entitled "A Portrait of a Scientist: Logics, AI, and Politics." The papers are equipped in 4 components on common sense and deduction, functions of good judgment, formal tools and defense, and brokers and planning.

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Grundkurs Betriebssysteme: Architekturen, by Peter Mandl

By Peter Mandl

Das Buch vermittelt in kompakter und leicht verständlicher shape wichtige Grundkonzepte, Verfahren und Algorithmen, die in modernen Betriebssystemen eingesetzt werden. Nach einer Einführung in grundlegende Konzepte und Betriebssystemarchitekturen wird auf die Interruptverarbeitung aus Sicht von Betriebssystemen eingegangen und es werden gängige Techniken zur Verwaltung wichtiger Betriebsmittel wie Prozesse, Threads, Hauptspeicher, Geräte und Dateien sowie wichtige Mechanismen der Koordination, Synchronisation und Kommunikation zwischen Prozessen und Threads vertieft. Ebenso werden die grundlegenden Problemstellungen und Techniken der Betriebssystemvirtualisierung erläutert. Es wird anschaulich mit vielen Bildern dargestellt, welche komplexen Aufgaben ein Betriebssystem zur Verwaltung von Betriebsmitteln sowie für den konkurrierenden Zugriff auf diese bewältigen muss.
Der Stoff wird mit vielen Beispielen aus aktuell relevanten Betriebssystemen und Programmiersprachen angereichert. Als Beispiel-Betriebssysteme werden vorwiegend home windows, Unix und Linux herangezogen. Synchronisationsprobleme werden vor allem in der Sprache Java beschrieben. Zu jedem Kapitel ist eine Sammlung von Kontrollfragen zur Nachbearbeitung des Stoffes beigefügt.

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Concurrent Programming in ML by John H. Reppy

By John H. Reppy

Concurrent Programming ML (CML), incorporated as a part of the SML of recent Jersey (SML/NJ) distribution, combines the simplest gains of concurrent programming and practical programming. This useful, "how-to" publication specializes in using concurrency to enforce clearly concurrent functions. as well as an educational advent to programming in CML, the booklet offers 3 prolonged examples utilizing CML for sensible platforms programming: a parallel software program construct process, an easy concurrent window supervisor, and an implementation of dispensed tuple areas. This e-book additionally illustrates complex SML programming strategies, and incorporates a bankruptcy at the implementation of concurrency utilizing positive factors supplied by way of the SML/NJ approach. it will likely be of curiosity to programmers, scholars, researchers operating in laptop language improvement.

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IPv6 Network Programming by Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino

By Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino

This e-book includes every thing you must make your software software aid IPv6. IPv6 socket APIs (RFC2553) are absolutely defined with real-world examples. It covers protection, a good drawback nowadays. To safe the net infrastructure, each developer has to take a safety stance - to audit each line of code, to exploit right API and write right and safe code up to attainable. to accomplish this objective, the examples offered during this ebook are applied with a safety stance. additionally, the ebook leads you to put in writing safe courses. for example, the publication recommends opposed to using many of the IPv6 regular APIs - regrettably, there are a few IPv6 APIs which are inherently insecure, so the booklet attempts to prevent (and discourage) using such APIs. one other key factor is portability. The examples within the ebook can be appropriate to any of UNIX dependent working structures, MacOS X, and home windows XP.

* Covers the hot protocol simply followed by way of the department of protection for destiny systems
* bargains with safeguard issues, together with junk mail and e-mail, through featuring the simplest programming criteria
* totally describes IPv6 socket APIs (RFC2553) utilizing real-world examples
* makes it possible for portability to UNIX-based working platforms, MacOS X, and home windows XP

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Professional SharePoint 2010 Development by Scot Hillier, Kenneth Schaefer, Reza Alirezaei, Jeff Fried,

By Scot Hillier, Kenneth Schaefer, Reza Alirezaei, Jeff Fried, Tom Rizzo, Paul Swider

Are you prepared to discover the hot services of SharePoint 2010 so that you can quick construct collaborative strategies that meet your enterprise wishes? Written for the .NET developer, this consultant indicates you ways to exploit the entire new positive aspects for growing and upgrading SharePoint websites. within you will find field-tested most sensible practices that assist you take complete benefit of this strong platform. protecting every little thing from maximizing SharePoint's functions and development potent suggestions to designing customized workflows and constructing content material administration functions, this source is helping you improve your improvement abilities so that you can simply roll out new websites.

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Foundations of WPF by Laurence Moroney

By Laurence Moroney

This ebook suffers from the truth that it comprises details on a beta product. The beta product not just has replaced, however it has replaced identify. Microsoft Expression - Interactive Developer is now Expression combination. if you happen to have no idea this, then you definitely can be misplaced in different chapters. The publication additionally references an instance to teach what WPF can do. it is a URL indexed on web page eleven. regrettably, just like the Expression stuff, this can be was once additionally a beta web site and the URL now results in an easy web page that claims "thanks however the beta is over".

So for those who work out the device, then you definately see a very good instance in bankruptcy three. regrettably, the circulation of steps is textual and is going on and on. The association of proposing the stairs you must do might have been higher. if you happen to mix this with the alterations that experience happened within the product, issues get difficult to stick to.

The heart part of the e-book makes a speciality of visible Studio 2005 and the WPF add-ins. this knowledge is extra exact, however the details isn't deep. information on controls, and a piece approximately belongings you can do with them, a few info on portraits and extra. The publication then is going again to the Expression device that as pointed out past, isn't really really almost like whilst the writer wrote the book.

The final result - This publication should be a lot, far better while it's up-to-date to the present product. (( I placed a extra whole assessment on Codeguru ))

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The Knowledge Medium: Designing Effective Computer-Based by Gary A. Berg

By Gary A. Berg

This well timed new ebook examines the concept of desktop as medium and what such an concept could suggest for schooling. the data Medium: Designing powerful Computer-Based academic studying Environments means that the certainty of pcs as a medium could be a key to re-envisioning academic expertise. as the topic is interdisciplinary, combining technological know-how with the arts, the theoretical dialogue attracts from a huge variety of disciplines: psychology, academic idea, movie feedback, and laptop technology.

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Understanding .NET: A Tutorial and Analysis by David Chappell

By David Chappell

Microsoft's .NET is a set of recent applied sciences which are revolutionizing Windows-based software program improvement. a massive subject of .NET is the belief of net providers, permitting software program to speak at once with different software program utilizing web applied sciences. The .NET Framework and visible Studio.NET, extra center facets of this initiative, offer a multi-language surroundings during which builders can create internet prone and other forms of purposes. .NET My companies, one more point of .NET, bargains a brand new form of platform for making a new category of functions. Taken as a complete, the .NET applied sciences will swap the best way approximately each home windows software is built.Understanding .NET: an academic and research bargains builders and technical managers a concise consultant to the recent panorama of home windows improvement. Margin notes, precise diagrams, and lucid writing make this e-book effortless to navigate and to learn, whereas research sections discover arguable concerns and deal with universal matters. The book's autonomous point of view and easy descriptions clarify either how the .NET applied sciences paintings and the way they are often used. Key issues comprise: * an summary of .NET and its ambitions* internet providers applied sciences, together with the straightforward item entry Protocol (SOAP) and extra* The .NET Framework's universal Language Runtime (CLR)* C# and visible Basic.NET* The .NET Framework classification library* ADO.NET* ASP.NET* .NET My ServicesThe key to utilizing a brand new expertise is knowing it. realizing .NET can assist you're making definitely the right judgements and utilize this reframework.

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