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Structural Drafting and the Design of Details

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the...


Cellular Automata in Image Processing and Geometry

The book presents findings, views and ideas on what exact problems of image processing, pattern recognition and generation can be efficiently solved by cellular automata architectures. This volume...


Cyberpayments and Money Laundering: Problems and Promise

At the request of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), an agency of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, RAND conducted and analyzed a strategic decisionmaking exercise to examine money...


MIS5 (with CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card)

Created by the continuous feedback of a "student-tested, faculty-approved" process, MIS5 delivers a visually appealing, succinct print component, tear-out review cards for students and instructors...


Venture Capital and Strategic Investment for Developing Government Mission Capabilities

To address urgent operational needs in a changing threat environment, this report examines one type of government acquisition method, called government strategic investment (GSI). Through a...


Contemporary Advancements in Information Technology Development in Dynamic Environments

The advancement of information technology is becoming more prevalent in all aspects of the world today, including online environments. Understanding technologyAEs effect on niche markets and all...


Electronic Microwave Imaging with Planar Multistatic Arrays

Microwave imagers featuring a fully electronic scanning are highly demanded in security, industrial, and medical applications. Planar multistatic arrays operating at close ranges offer exceptional...


Model Based Signal Enhancement for Impulse Response Measurement

Impulse response measurements that are performed outdoors are highly susceptible to the uncertainties caused by the non-perfect measurement setup, the presence of background noise, and fluctuations...


A Distributed Virtual Reality System for Spatial Updating Concepts, Implementation, and Experiments

Over the course of evolution humans as well as other animals learned to navigate through complex environments. Such navigation had two main goals: to find food and to find the way back to shelter....


Novel Haptic Cues for UAV Tele-Operation

Both remote piloted systems for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Fly-By-Wire systems for manned aircrafts do not transfer to the pilot important information or cues regarding the state of the aircraft...


E-commerce Platform Acceptance

This book aims to offer a comprehensive overview of the issues facing organizations when deciding whether to accept e-commerce as a platform for business. It provides a detailed evaluation of how the...


Engineering and the Ultimate

The discipline of engineering presumes certain foundational truths that are not reducible to mathematical formulas. It presupposes certain things about creativity, beauty, and abstraction in order to...


Mehrdimensionale Ortsfiltertechnik

​Die optische Ortsfiltertechnik wird vorrangig zur einkomponentigen (1C) Geschwindigkeits- und Lan-gen--bestimmung bei der beruhrungslosen Uberwachung industrieller Prozesse angewendet. Martin...


Traffic Networks as Information Systems

This authored monograph covers a viability to approach to traffic management by advising to vehicles circulated on the network the velocity they should follow for satisfying global traffic...


Building Information Modeling (Bim) in Der Planung Von Bauleistungen

Das vorliegende Fachbuch hat das Ziel die Datendurchgangigkeit in der Bauplanung zu untersuchen und Moglichkeiten der innovativen Planung mit Hilfe von Building Information Modeling (BIM)...


Models of Science Dynamics

Models of Science Dynamics aims to capture the structure and evolution of science, the emerging arena in which scholars, science and the communication of science become themselves the basic objects...


Decision Making in Complex Systems

The study of complex systems attracts the attention of many researchers in diverse fields. Complex systems are characterized by a high number of entities and a high degree of interactions. One of the...


The Magic Ring

This book presents a gradual path toward "educating" readers in understanding how Control Systems truly operate and in recognizing, simulating and improving them in all fields of activity. Starting...


User-Centric Networking

This work represents a milestone for the "ULOOP User-centric Wireless Local Loop" project funded by the EU IST Seventh Framework Programme.ULOOP is focused on the robust, secure, and autonomic...


Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology

Information acquisition and management has always had a profound impact on societal and organizational progression. However, as computing dramatically advances the level of intelligence associated...


Sharing Our Intellectual Traces

Administrators of academic professional and technical communication (PTSC) programs have long relied upon lore--stories of what works--to understand and communicate about the work of program...


Edv-Gestutztes Mangelmanagement ALS Beitrag Zur Qualitatssicherung

Inhaltsangabe: Einleitung: Das Thema Mangelmanagement, also der Umgang mit vorhandenen Mangeln und deren Kontrolle sowie Verwaltung ist ein Bereich, der in der Baubranche oft vernachlassigt wird. Der...


Innovation and Firm Performance

The process of firms' growth - in terms of productivity or employment - is a major concern of policy makers. In this context, innovations are considered to play a crucial role in stimulating firms'...


High Above

Frequently it is suggested that the `golden age' of television was during the period 1950-1960. It is true that television almost ruined Hollywood's fortunes during this period. But if this was the...


Transactions on Engineering Technologies

This book contains revised and extended research articles written by prominent researchers participating in the international conference on Advances in Engineering Technologies and Physical Science...


Technologies for Engineering Manufacturing Systems Control in Closed Loop

Diese Arbeit stellt ein Analyserahmenwerk vor, welches zur Uberprufung des korrekten Verhaltens eines technischen Systems eingesetzt wird. Im Fokus steht dabei die praktische Anwendung im...


New Frontiers in Technological Literacy

This book attempts to rethink the concept of technological literacy in a modern context, not only in terms of a subject area taught in schools, but also as an important general concept that all...


New Frontiers in Technological Literacy

This book attempts to rethink the concept of technological literacy in a modern context, not only in terms of a subject area taught in schools, but also as an important general concept that all...


Tuning, Timbre, Spectrum, Scale

Tuning, Timbre, Spectrum, Scale focuses on perceptions ofconsonance and dissonance, and how these are dependent on timbre. This alsorelates to musical scale: certain timbres sound more consonant in...


Modular Ontologies for Spatial Information

Spatial information describes types, relations, and various different aspects of space. This PhD thesis investigates how modular ontologies can model spatial information. Particularly, different...