Download E-books Future Imperfect: Mixed Blessings of Technology in America PDF

By Howard P. Segal

Those case reports think again the yankee ideology of technological growth and its legacy for the modern high-tech global. Segal deals examples of the function of expertise in American lifestyles and the connection among technological advances and social advancements.

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Download E-books Information Technology in Health Care: Socio-Technical Approaches 2010: From Safe Systems to Patient Safety (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics) PDF

By C. Nøhr, J. Aarts

Ten years in the past, landmark stories have been released via the Institute of drugs on human mistakes in drugs and the standard chasm. it kind of feels applicable then, that the fourth overseas convention info know-how in health and wellbeing Care, should still re-visit those subject matters now to check how more secure structures could be designed and applied to enhance sufferer defense. This e-book offers the lawsuits of that convention. Many guidelines and courses were initiated across the world to stimulate using digital wellbeing and fitness care and checklist structures. regrettably, those don't continually run easily. for instance, a learn of digital prescribing structures in seven western international locations confirmed that the uptake in hospitals used to be in basic terms 20%, and a few stories have indicated that digital platforms can even introduce extra blunders rather than decreasing them. Of the 28 submitted papers provided the following, seven care for sufferer safeguard, 8 deal with a variety of issues of method layout, six conceal the topic of implementation and 4 discover sufferer involvement. the remainder 3 papers hide the subject matter of the convention in a broader standpoint. supplying insights into how enhanced layout and implementation will improve sufferer defense, this booklet can be of curiosity to quite a lot of pros focused on all points of digital well-being care.IOS Press is a world technology, technical and clinical writer of top quality books for lecturers, scientists, and execs in all fields. many of the components we post in: -Biomedicine -Oncology -Artificial intelligence -Databases and data structures -Maritime engineering -Nanotechnology -Geoengineering -All points of physics -E-governance -E-commerce -The wisdom financial system -Urban stories -Arms keep watch over -Understanding and responding to terrorism -Medical informatics -Computer Sciences

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Download E-books Beyond Science: The Wider Human Context (Canto original series) PDF

John Polkinghorne has had a wonderful occupation as a particle physicist and as an writer of books exploring topics in technological know-how and faith. In past technology Polkinghorne examines the character of clinical inquiry itself and the human context during which technological know-how operates. The e-book seems to be at problems with which means and cost, comparable to clinical festival and subjectivity, in addition to simpler facets of the self-discipline resembling the convention circuit and the nurturing of latest learn.

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Download E-books Technology of Reduced Additive Foods, Second Edition PDF

Seeing that a few meals ingredients were proven to be destructive to definite participants, a standard conception now could be that every one nutrition ingredients are in all likelihood risky. This had resulted in a wide marketplace for items making minimum use of additions. Tight regulatory keep an eye on and labelling requisites offer extra impetus for the improvement of those items. This booklet offers an authoritative and complete assessment of the industrially very important advances within the know-how that let meals items to be synthetic with fewer of the ingredients which have been frequently used. additionally, many new ordinary and innocuous constituents and ingredients have gotten on hand. those also are coated to let new product suggestions to be considered.

The first version of this booklet was once commonly authorised as a key reference during this topic, and this re-creation has been completely revised all through to mirror present developments and perform. The chapters on packaging, marine-derived materials, animal-derived materials and reduced-additive breadmaking have all been broadly revised and extra authors and co-authors were recruited for the second one version. subject matters akin to energetic packaging, reliable production perform, HACCP and common components were reviewed as regards to their impression at the know-how of reduced-additive foods.Content:
Chapter 1 New Animal?Derived components (pages 1–29): Keith G. Anderson
Chapter 2 New Marine?Derived parts (pages 30–45): Torger Borresen
Chapter three The know-how of diminished Additive Breadmaking (pages 46–60): Terry Sharp
Chapter four Novel meals Packaging (pages 61–83): Michael L. Rooney and gear L. Yam
Chapter five Antimicrobial Preservative?Reduced meals (pages 84–105): Nikki Beales and Jim Smith
Chapter 6 New Plant?Derived elements (pages 106–124): Nazmul Haq
Chapter 7 diminished Additive Brewing and Winemaking (pages 125–161): Creina S. Stockley, T. Nigel Sneyd and Terry H. Lee
Chapter eight meals from Supplement?Fed Animals (pages 162–190): Cameron Faustman
Chapter nine Starter Cultures (pages 191–210): Gunnar Mogensen

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Download E-books Information Technology and Mobile Communication: International Conference, AIM 2011, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, April 21-22, 2011. Proceedings PDF

By Vijay S. Rajpurohit, M. M. Manohara Pai (auth.), Vinu V Das, Gylson Thomas, Ford Lumban Gaol (eds.)

This publication constitutes the refereed court cases of the overseas convention on Advances in details know-how and cellular conversation, target 2011, held at Nagpur, India, in April 2011. The 31 revised complete papers provided including 27 brief papers and 34 poster papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 313 submissions. The papers conceal all present matters in concept, practices, and functions of knowledge expertise, machine and cellular communique expertise and similar topics.

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Download E-books Essential Speech and Language Technology for Dutch: Results by the STEVIN-programme PDF

By Peter Spyns (auth.), Peter Spyns, Jan Odijk (eds.)

The publication offers an outline of greater than a decade of joint R&D efforts within the Low nations on HLT for Dutch. It not just offers the cutting-edge of HLT for Dutch within the components lined, yet, much more importantly, an outline of the assets (data and instruments) for Dutch which have been created are actually on hand for either academia and around the world.

The contributions conceal many parts of human language know-how (for Dutch): corpus assortment (including IPR matters) and development (in specific one corpus aiming at a set of 500M notice tokens), lexicology, anaphora answer, a semantic community, parsing expertise, speech reputation, desktop translation, textual content (summaries) iteration, internet mining, info extraction, and textual content to speech to call crucial ones.

The booklet additionally indicates how a medium-sized language group (spanning territories) can create a electronic language infrastructure (resources, instruments, etc.) as a foundation for next R&D. whilst, it bundles contributions of just about the entire HLT study teams in Flanders and the Netherlands, for that reason bargains a view in their fresh learn activities.

Targeted readers are more often than not researchers in human language expertise, particularly these targeting Dutch. It issues researchers energetic in greater networks equivalent to the CLARIN, META-NET, FLaReNet and collaborating in meetings akin to ACL, EACL, NAACL, COLING, RANLP, CICling, LREC, CLIN and DIR ( either within the Low Countries), InterSpeech, ASRU, ICASSP, ISCA, EUSIPCO, CLEF, TREC, and so forth. furthermore, a few chapters are attention-grabbing for human language know-how coverage makers or even for technological know-how coverage makers in general.

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Download E-books Differentialgleichungen Lösungsmethoden und Lösungen: II. Partielle Differentialgleichungen Erster Ordnung für eine Gesuchte Funktion (German Edition) PDF

Dieser Band 2 behandelt die partiellen Differentialgleichungen erster Ordnung sowie Systeme von solchen für eine gesuchte Funktion. Der erste Teil des Bandes enthält allgemeine Erörterungen über die Lösungs. verhältnisse und Lösungen, der zweite Teil rund three hundred Einzel.Differential. gleichungen mit ihren Lösungen. Die unmittelbaren Anwendungen der partiellen Differentialgleichungen erster Ordnung in Physik und Technik sind weit spärlicher als die der Differentialgleichungen zweiter Ordnung, eher trifft guy sie noch in der Differentialgeometrie an. Bei weiterem Nachforschen hätte sich wohl noch diese oder jene weitere Anwendung auffinden lassen. Gleichwohl veröffentliche ich den Band schon jetzt, in der Hoffnung, daß die Be. nutzer des Buches zu seiner Vervollkommnung mehr beisteuern werden, als es mir in der nächsten Zeit gelingen könnte. Ich werde für jede solche Zuschrift dankbar sein. Die zweite A uf)age ist, abgesehen von der Verbesserung von Druck. fehlern, ein unveränderter Abdruck der ersten Auflage. Tübingen, im September 1947. E. Kamke. Aus dem Vorwort zur dritten Auflage. Dieses Buch ist seit einer Reihe von Jahren vergriffen. Da immer wieder nach ihm gefragt wird und da im Rahmen des gesteckten Zieles z. Z. nicht sehr Wesentliches hinzuzufügen wäre, haben Verlag und Verfasser sich entschlossen, das Buch nach vorliegenden Platten nochmals zu drucken. Tü bingen, im März 1956. E. Kamke. Vorwort zur vierten Auflage. Von größeren sachlichen Änderungen ist auch bei der vierten Auflage abgesehen worden, jedoch sind die dem Verfasser bekannt gewordenen Fehler verbessert. T üb in gen, im Februar 1959. E. Kamke.

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Download E-books Managing Distributed Dynamic Systems with Spatial Grasp Technology (Studies in Computational Intelligence) PDF

By Peter Simon Sapaty

The publication describes a singular ideology and assisting details know-how for essential administration of either civil and defence-orientated huge, disbursed dynamic platforms. The process relies on a high-level Spatial clutch Language, SGL, expressing suggestions in actual, digital, government and mixed environments within the type of lively self-evolving and self-propagating styles spatially matching the structures to be created, converted and regulated. The speaking interpreters of SGL could be put in in key approach issues, that could be in huge numbers (up to thousands and billions) and characterize built people, robots, laptops, smartphones, shrewdpermanent sensors, and so forth. working lower than gestalt-inspired situations in SGL in the beginning injected from any issues, those platforms may be successfully switched over into goal-driven spatial machines (rather than pcs as facing actual subject too) in a position to responding to varied demanding situations attributable to growing to be international dynamics within the twenty first century. together with a variety of sensible examples, the booklet is a invaluable source for process managers and programmers.

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Download E-books Automated Technology for Verification and Analysis: 6th International Symposium, ATVA 2008, Seoul, Korea, October 20-23, 2008. Proceedings PDF

By Sriram K. Rajamani (auth.), Sungdeok (Steve) Cha, Jin-Young Choi, Moonzoo Kim, Insup Lee, Mahesh Viswanathan (eds.)

This publication constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the sixth overseas Symposium on automatic expertise for Verification and research, ATVA 2008, held in Seoul, Korea, in October 2008.

The 21 revised complete papers five brief papers and seven instrument papers offered including three invited talks have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from eighty two submissions. The focos lies on theoretical easy methods to in achieving right software program or platforms, together with either sensible and non practical points; in addition to on functions of concept in engineering tools and specific domain names and dealing with of functional difficulties happening in instruments. The papers are geared up in topical sections on version checking, software program verification, selection techniques, linear-time research, instrument demonstration papers, timed and stochastic structures, thought, and brief papers.

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