Download E-books Social Networks and the Economics of Sports PDF

By Panos M. Pardalos, Victor Zamaraev

This ebook offers fresh examine advancements in social networks, economics, administration, advertising and optimization utilized to activities. the amount might be of curiosity to scholars, researchers, managers from activities, coverage makers and to boot athletes. particularly the booklet comprises examine papers and experiences addressing the next concerns: social community instruments for participant choice, flow and pricing in staff activities, tools for score groups and comparing avid gamers' functionality, economics and advertising matters relating to activities golf equipment, suggestions for predicting results of activities competitions, optimum concepts in activities, scheduling and dealing with activities tournaments, optimum referee task recommendations and the economics and advertising and marketing of activities entertainment.

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Download E-books Cellular Neural Networks and Analog VLSI PDF

By J. M. Cruz, L. O. Chua (auth.), Leon O. Chua, Glenn Gulak, Edmund Pierzchala, Angel Rodríguez-Vázquez (eds.)

Cellular Neural Networks and Analog VLSI brings jointly in a single position very important contributions and updated examine ends up in this fast-paced zone.
Cellular Neural Networks and Analog VLSI serves as a great reference, delivering perception into probably the most difficult study matters within the field.

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Download E-books Problem Solving for Wireless Sensor Networks PDF

By Ana-Belén García-Hernando (auth.), Ana-Belén García-Hernando, José-Fernán Martínez-Ortega, Juan-Manuel López-Navarro, Aggeliki P

Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) is a space of big study curiosity, attracting mammoth realization from and academia for its huge, immense capability and its inherent demanding situations. This e-book gives you a finished overview of the state of the art relating to an important technological concerns in WSN.

This wide-ranging, reader-friendly textual content covers subject matters comparable to systems, radio applied sciences, software program applied sciences (including middleware), and community and deployment facets. It discusses the most open concerns within every one of those different types, and in it identifies ideas thought of finest for destiny research.

Features:

• complete evaluate of the cutting-edge of WSN, from to applications

• comprises survey of industrial items and options, ecu initiatives and learn papers

• Identifies the most open matters and innovations

• Covers criteria and security law for WSN

• Analyses a number of WSN program eventualities at either application and technical levels

• Highlights the main problems which may come up whilst utilizing WSN technologies

• Organised into self-contained chapters, permitting readers to target their particular interests

Complete, state of the art and because of the paintings of many reknown researchers, this e-book is a useful reference consultant for graduate scholars, researchers, and practitioners who are looking to clutch the most technological and examine demanding situations that force the layout and deployment of a WSN solution.

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Download E-books Towards a Theoretical Framework for Analyzing Complex Linguistic Networks (Understanding Complex Systems) PDF

By Alexander Mehler, Andy Lücking, Sven Banisch, Philippe Blanchard, Barbara Job

The goal of this e-book is to recommend and advertise community versions of linguistic structures which are either in accordance with thorough mathematical versions and substantiated by way of linguistics. during this method, the booklet contributes first steps in the direction of developing a statistical community conception as a theoretical foundation of linguistic community research the boarder of the usual sciences and the arts. This publication addresses researchers who are looking to get acquainted with theoretical advancements, computational versions and their empirical overview within the box of advanced linguistic networks. it really is meant to all those who find themselves attracted to statistical types of linguistic structures from the viewpoint of community learn. This comprises all proper components of linguistics starting from phonological, morphological and lexical networks at the one hand and syntactic, semantic and pragmatic networks at the different. during this experience, the quantity matters readers from many disciplines comparable to physics, linguistics, machine technological know-how and knowledge technology. it may well even be of curiosity for the impending region of platforms biology with which the chapters amassed right here proportion the view on structures from the perspective of community analysis.

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Download E-books Phase Transitions and Self-Organization in Electronic and Molecular Networks PDF

By J.C. Phillips (auth.), M. F. Thorpe, J. C. Phillips (eds.)

Advances in nanoscale technological know-how exhibit that the houses of many fabrics are ruled through inner constructions. In molecular situations, corresponding to window glass and proteins, those inner buildings evidently have a community personality. despite the fact that, in lots of partially disordered digital fabrics, just about all makes an attempt at realizing are in accordance with conventional continuum versions. This workshop focuses first at the section diagrams and part transitions of fabrics identified to be composed of molecular networks. those part homes traditionally comprise striking beneficial properties, reminiscent of intermediate stages that bring about reversibility home windows in glass transitions as features of composition. those beneficial properties come up because of self-organization of the interior constructions of the intermediate levels. within the protein case, this self-organization is the root for protein folding.
the second one concentration is on partially disordered digital fabrics whose section houses convey an identical amazing good points. in reality, the phenomenon of hot temperature Superconductivity, stumbled on via Bednorz and Mueller in 1986, and now the topic of 75,000 examine papers, additionally arises from such an intermediate section. extra lately stumbled on digital phenomena, corresponding to significant magnetoresistance, are also made attainable basically through the life of such unique levels.
This e-book supplies an outline of the equipment and effects acquired up to now by means of learning the features and houses of nanoscale self-organized networks. It demonstrates the universality of the community strategy over a number disciplines, from protein folding to the most recent digital materials.

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Download E-books VLSI for Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks PDF

By Jean-Luc Bechennec, Christophe Chanussot, Vincent Neri, Daniel Etiemble (auth.), José G. Delgado-Frias, William R. Moore (eds.)

This ebook is an edited collection of the papers offered on the foreign Workshop on VLSI for Artifidal Intelligence and Neural Networks which was once held on the college of Oxford in September 1990. Our thank you visit all of the participants and particularly to the programme committee for all their exertions. thank you also are as a result ACM-SIGARCH, the IEEE machine Society, and the lEE for publicizing the development and to the college of Oxford and SUNY-Binghamton for his or her energetic aid. we're rather thankful to Anna Morris, Maureen Doherty and Laura Duffy for dealing with the executive difficulties. Jose Delgado-Frias Will Moore April 1991 vii PROLOGUE man made intelligence and neural community algorithms/computing have elevated in complexity in addition to within the variety of purposes. This in tum has posed a major desire for a bigger computational energy than may be supplied by way of traditional scalar processors that are orientated in the direction of numeric and knowledge manipulations. as a result synthetic intelligence standards (symbolic manipulation, wisdom illustration, non-deterministic computations and dynamic source allocation) and neural community computing technique (non-programming and learning), a special set of constraints and calls for are imposed at the machine architectures for those applications.

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Download E-books Analyzing Social Media Networks with Node: XL. Insights from a Connected World PDF

By Derek L. Hansen, Ben Shneiderman and Marc A. Smith (Auth.)

Businesses, marketers, members, and govt firms alike want to social community research (SNA) instruments for perception into developments, connections, and fluctuations in social media. Microsoft's NodeXL is a unfastened, open-source SNA plug-in to be used with Excel. It offers rapid graphical illustration of relationships of advanced networked facts. however it is going extra than different SNA instruments -- NodeXL used to be built by way of a multidisciplinary staff of specialists that assemble details experiences, computing device technology, sociology, human-computer interplay, and over twenty years of visible analytic thought and knowledge visualization right into a basic instrument an individual can use. This makes NodeXL of curiosity not just to end-users but additionally to researchers and scholars learning visible and community analytics and their software within the genuine world.

In Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL, individuals of the NodeXL improvement staff as much as supply readers with an intensive and sensible consultant for utilizing the device whereas additionally explaining the advance in the back of every one function. mixing the theoretical with the sensible, this ebook applies particular SNA directions on to NodeXL, however the concept in the back of the implementation should be utilized to any SNA.

To research extra approximately examining Social Media Networks and NodeXL, stopover at the companion site at www.mkp.com/nodexl

*Walks you thru NodeXL, whereas explaining the idea and improvement at the back of each one step, offering takeaways which may practice to any SNA

*Demonstrates how visible analytics study should be utilized to SNA instruments for the mass industry

*Includes case stories from researchers who use NodeXL on renowned networks like e-mail, fb, Twitter, and wikis

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Download E-books [(Photonic Slot Routing in Optical Transport Networks )] [Author: Gosse Wedzinga] [Dec-2002] PDF

By Gosse Wedzinga (auth.)

All-optical networking is mostly believed to be the one resolution for dealing with the ever-increasing calls for in bandwidth, akin to the area vast net software.
Optical spine networks successfully in achieving a excessive point of site visitors aggregation through multiplexing quite a few clients on circuit-switched wavelength paths - the so-called wavelength routing technique. against this, the lowered point of site visitors aggregation in entry and metro networks makes wavelength routing strategies now not enough. In those community parts, packet-interleaved optical time-division multiplexing with its finer and extra dynamic bandwidth allocation is encouraged.
The e-book provides such an method, often called photonic slot routing. It illustrates how this strategy may supply a cheap strategy to deploying all-optical shipping networks, utilizing latest optical equipment know-how. as a result, the writer combines DWDM-technology with fastened slot optical switching, and provides a accomplished description of this method during which slots are aligned around the wavelengths to shape teams of data-flows that propagate as an entire contained in the community. working algorithms are built, and community functionality is analyzed, either via theoretical research and plenty of simulations of pattern networks.
This paintings may be of specific curiosity to researchers and pros who're lively in photonic networking.

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Download E-books Flows in Networks Under Fuzzy Conditions (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing) PDF

This publication deals a complete creation to fuzzy tools for fixing stream projects in either transportation and networks. It analyzes the issues of minimal fee and greatest circulate discovering with fuzzy nonzero decrease circulate bounds, and describes recommendations to minimal expense movement discovering in a community with fuzzy arc capacities and transmission expenditures. After a concise creation to circulate conception and projects, the publication analyzes vital difficulties. the 1st is said to settling on the utmost quantity for shipment transportation within the presence of doubtful community parameters, corresponding to environmental alterations, size mistakes and service paintings at the roads. those parameters are represented the following as fuzzy triangular, trapezoidal numbers and durations. the second one challenge issues static and dynamic move discovering in networks less than fuzzy stipulations, and an efficient strategy that takes under consideration the network's transit parameters is gifted right here. All in all, the booklet presents readers with a realistic reference advisor to state-of-the artwork fuzzy equipment for fixing stream initiatives and provides a useful source for all researchers and postgraduate scholars within the fields of community idea, fuzzy types and decision-making.

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