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  • Modern Data Science with R

    By Benjamin S. Baumer, Daniel T. Kaplan, Nicholas J. Horton

    Contemporary data science uses both statistical modeling and computer programming to extract meaning from data. It requires a tight integration of knowledge from statistics, computer science, mathematics, and a domain of application. This book, which is intended for readers with some background in…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2017-02-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

  • Mobile SmartLife via Sensing, Localization, and Cloud Ecosystems

    By Kaikai Liu, Xiaolin Li

    Indoor location is one of the two most important contexts (time and location), becoming a key entry for mobile Internet. This book envisions potential indoor location applications, overviews the related state of the art technologies, and presents original patented techniques and open source…

    Hardback – 2017-02-10 
    CRC Press

  • The Finite Element Method

    Basic Concepts and Applications with MATLAB, MAPLE, and COMSOL, Third Edition

    By Darrell W. Pepper, Juan C. Heinrich

    This self-explanatory guide introduces the basic fundamentals of the Finite Element Method in a clear manner using comprehensive examples. Beginning with the concept of one-dimensional heat transfer, the first chapters include one-dimensional problems that can be solved by inspection. The book…

    Hardback – 2017-02-10 
    CRC Press
    Series in Computational and Physical Processes in Mechanics and Thermal Sciences

  • Energy, Environment and Management Engineering

    Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Frontier of Energy and Environment Engineering (ICFEEE 2016), Taiwan, December 10-11, 2016

    Edited by Wen-Pei Sung

    This proceedings volume brings together selected peer-reviewed papers presented at the 2016 International Conference on Frontier of Energy and Environment Engineering. Topics covered include energy efficiency and energy management, energy exploration and exploitation, power generation technologies,…

    Hardback – 2017-02-10 
    CRC Press

  • Building Materials

    Product Emission and Combustion Health Hazards

    By Kathleen Hess-Kosa

    As the list of regulated chemicals deemed environmental and/or occupational toxins grows, so go components of building materials. This book consolidates extensive research into plastics and functional building materials used in construction and renovation projects. It penetrates the mire of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-09 
    CRC Press

  • ISO 9001

    2015 - A Complete Guide to Quality Management Systems

    By Itay Abuhav

    This book covers all of the new ISO 9001 requirements in detail, including examples and demonstrations from various fields and industries. In the practice of industry, the changes will demand from the ISO 9001 standard certified organizations to initiate massive adjustments to their quality…

    Hardback – 2017-02-09 
    CRC Press

  • Electrical Safety and the Law

    5th Edition

    By John M Madden

    Electrical Safety and the Law describes the hazards and risks from the use of electricity, explaining with the help of case studies and accident statistics the types of accidents that occur and how they can be prevented by the use of safe installations, equipment and working practices. It describes…

    Paperback – 2017-02-09 

  • Vehicular Social Networks

    Edited by Anna Maria Vegni, Valeria Loscrì, Athanasios V. Vasilakos

    The book provides a comprehensive guide to vehicular social networks. The book focuses on a new class of mobile ad hoc networks that exploits social aspects applied to vehicular environments. Selected topics are related to social networking techniques, social-based routing techniques applied to…

    Hardback – 2017-02-08 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy

    Edited by Alistair Rieu-Clarke, Andrew Allan, Sarah Hendry

    Water plays a key role in addressing the most pressing global challenges of our time, including climate change adaptation, food and energy security, environmental sustainability, and the promotion of peace and stability. This comprehensive handbook explores the pivotal place of law and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-08 

  • Imaging in Photodynamic Therapy

    Edited by Michael R. Hamblin, Yingying Huang

    This book covers the broad field of cellular, molecular, preclinical, and clinical imaging either associated with or combined with photodynamic therapy (PDT). It showcases how this approach is used clinically for cancer, infections, and diseases characterized by unwanted tissue such as…

    Hardback – 2017-02-07 
    CRC Press
    Series in Cellular and Clinical Imaging

  • Capturing Processes and Interactions of the Andes Páramo Region

    By Veronica G. Minaya Maldonado

    In the Andean region grasslands are known as páramos and they have been widely recognized for sustaining biodiversity, carbon sequestration and water storage. The páramos have become vulnerable not only to climate change but also to land use change due to e.g. agriculture, grazing and burning.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07 
    CRC Press
    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

  • Robotic Assistive Technologies

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Pedro Encarnação, Albert Cook, Richard Simpson, Kim Adams, Adriana Rios, Liliana Alvarez

    This book contains a comprehensive overview of all current uses of robots in rehabilitation. The underlying principles in each application are provided. This is followed by a critical review of the technology available, of the utilization protocols, and of user studies, outcomes, and clinical…

    Hardback – 2017-02-06 
    CRC Press
    Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

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