Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology: Volume 21 - Supplement 6: ADA and Distributed Systems to Visual Languages, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology

Volume 21 - Supplement 6: ADA and Distributed Systems to Visual Languages, 1st Edition

Edited by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

CRC Press

424 pages

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Hardback: 9780824722715
pub: 1989-11-07
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"This comprehensive reference work provides immediate, fingertip access to state-of-the-art technology in nearly 700 self-contained articles written by over 900 international authorities. Each article in the Encyclopedia features current developments and trends in computers, software, vendors, and applications…extensive bibliographies of leading figures in the field, such as Samuel Alexander, John von Neumann, and Norbert Wiener…and in-depth analysis of future directions."

Table of Contents

"ADA and Distributed Systems, Andrew J. Wellings, Andrew M. Lister, and Alan Burns Application Software Prototyping, Maryam Alavi and Narayan Umanath Computational Linguistics, Martin Kay Computer Arithmetic, Luigi Dadda Computer Vision, Azriel Rosenfeld Fuzzy Set Theory in Information Retrieval and Databases, Etienne E. Kerre Genetic Algorithms and Their Applications, John J. Grefenstette Information Processing Systems, Dennis Hollenberg Intelligent User Interfaces, Klaus K. Obermeier Knowledge Abstraction, Russell J. Abbott Large Databases in Astronomy, Fionn D. Murtagh Large Vocabulary Speech Recognition, Raymond C. Kurzweil Parallel Algorithms, Thomas Zuegmann Performance Evaluation, Domenico Ferrari Reliability and Quality Control, B. Dhillon Robots, Guiseppina C. Gini Sorting Algorithms, Roger L. Wainwright Visual Languages, Shi-kuo Chang and Robert Grafton "

About the Editors

Kent\, Allen; Williams\, James G.

About the Series

Computer Science and Technology Encyclopedia

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Information Technology