Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: 13th Conference on by Andrey Rzhetsky (auth.), Mor Peleg, Nada Lavrač, Carlo Combi

By Andrey Rzhetsky (auth.), Mor Peleg, Nada Lavrač, Carlo Combi (eds.)

This ebook constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the thirteenth convention on man made Intelligence in medication, AIME 2011, held in Bled, Slovenia, in July 2011.The forty two revised complete and brief papers provided including 2 invited talks have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 113 submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections on knowledge-based platforms; facts mining; certain consultation on AI purposes; probabilistic modeling and reasoning; terminologies and ontologies; temporal reasoning and temporal info mining; remedy making plans, scheduling and guideline-based care; and common language processing.

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Optical WDM Networks: Principles and Practice by Biswanath Mukherjee, Hui Zang (auth.), Krishna M.

By Biswanath Mukherjee, Hui Zang (auth.), Krishna M. Sivalingam, Suresh Subramaniam (eds.)

Optical WDM networking expertise is spearheading a bandwidth revolution within the networking infrastructure being constructed for the following iteration net. fast advances in optical parts have enabled the transition from point-to-point WDM hyperlinks to all-optical networking.
Optical WDM Networks: rules and Practice offers essentially the most very important demanding situations dealing with the optical networking neighborhood, in addition to a few steered recommendations. prior textbooks in optical networking have a narrower viewpoint, and quickly advancing study has created the necessity for clean and present details on difficulties and matters within the box. the amount editors and contributing authors have endeavoured to trap a considerable subset of the most important difficulties and recognized recommendations to those difficulties.
all the chapters are unique contributions from major overseas researchers. The chapters handle a wide selection of subject matters, together with the cutting-edge in WDM expertise, actual parts that make up WDM fiber-optic networks, medium entry protocols, wavelength routed networks, optical entry networks, community administration, and function evaluate of wavelength routing networks. The chapters additionally survey serious issues in prior learn and take on newer difficulties.
Practitioners and community product engineers attracted to present cutting-edge info past textbook-type assurance, and graduate scholars starting study during this sector, will get pleasure from the concise - and pertinent - info awarded herein.

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Nanostructured Magnetic Materials and Their Applications by Bekir Aktaş (auth.), Prof. Donglu Shi, Prof. Bekir Aktaş,

By Bekir Aktaş (auth.), Prof. Donglu Shi, Prof. Bekir Aktaş, Dr. Ladislav Pust, Dr. Faik Mikailov (eds.)

This ebook specializes in the research of the elemental homes of magnetic nanostructures, and the basic physics of novel nanostructures for submicron units. It offers a wide review of the newest advancements during this rising and engaging box of nano-sized fabrics, with emphasis at the functional figuring out and operation of units utilizing or in response to nanostructured magnetic fabrics. the themes additionally comprise submicron applied sciences, nanoscale characterization, new innovations for the synthesis of nanoparticles in addition to an in-depth remedy in their characterization and chemical and actual homes. strength business purposes of those complicated fabrics also are discussed.

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Magnetism: Materials and Applications by Michel-François Rossignol, Jean-Paul Yonnet (auth.), Étienne

By Michel-François Rossignol, Jean-Paul Yonnet (auth.), Étienne du Trémolet de Lacheisserie, Damien Gignoux, Michel Schlenker (eds.)

This e-book treats everlasting magnet (hard) fabrics, magnetically delicate fabrics for low-frequency functions and for high-frequency electronics, magnetostrictive fabrics, superconductors, magnetic-thin motion pictures and multilayers, and ferrofluids. Chapters are devoted to magnetic recording, the function of magnetism in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and instrumentation for magnetic measurements.

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The Simulation of Thermomechanically Induced Stress in by Gerard Kelly

By Gerard Kelly

One of the best demanding situations dealing with package deal brands is to improve trustworthy advantageous pitch skinny applications with excessive leadcounts, in a position to dissipating warmth, and convey them in quantity to the industry in a truly brief area of time. How can this be performed? to start with, package deal buildings, fabrics, and production strategies needs to be optimised. Secondly, it is vital to foretell the most probably disasters and behavior of components earlier than manufacture, while minimising the volume of money and time invested in venture expensive experimental trials. In a excessive quantity creation surroundings, any layout development that raises yield and reliability might be of big profit to the producer. elements and platforms have to be packaged to guard the IC from its setting. Encapsulating units in plastic is particularly affordable and has the benefit of permitting them to be produced in excessive quantity on an meeting line. at the moment ninety five% of all ICs are encapsulated in plastic. Plastic applications are strong, mild weight, and appropriate for computerized meeting onto published circuit forums. they've got built from low pincount (14-28 pins) dual-in-line (DIP) programs within the Seventies, to tremendous pitch PQFPs (plastic quad flat pack) and TQFPs (thin quad flat pack) within the 1980s-1990s, with leadcounts as excessive as 256. The call for for PQFPs in 1997 used to be anticipated to be 15 billion and this determine is predicted to develop to twenty billion by way of the 12 months 2000.

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