Linear Programming and Algorithms for Communication Networks: A Practical Guide to Network Design, Control, and Management

By Eiji Oki

Explaining find out how to practice to mathematical programming to community layout and keep an eye on, Linear Programming and Algorithms for conversation Networks: a pragmatic consultant to community layout, keep an eye on, and administration fills the distance among mathematical programming thought and its implementation in communique networks. From the fundamentals throughout to extra complicated recommendations, its complete insurance presents readers with a fantastic beginning in mathematical programming for communique networks.

Addressing optimization difficulties for communique networks, together with the shortest course challenge, max circulation challenge, and minimum-cost move challenge, the e-book covers the basics of linear programming and integer linear programming required to deal with quite a lot of difficulties. It additionally:
• Examines numerous difficulties on discovering disjoint paths for trustworthy communications
• Addresses optimization difficulties in optical wavelength-routed networks
• Describes numerous routing ideas for maximizing community usage for varied traffic-demand models
• Considers routing difficulties in web Protocol (IP) networks
• provides mathematical puzzles that may be tackled by way of integer linear programming (ILP)

Using the GNU Linear Programming package (GLPK) package deal, that is designed for fixing linear programming and combined integer programming difficulties, it explains average difficulties and gives recommendations for conversation networks. The booklet offers algorithms for those difficulties in addition to priceless examples with demonstrations. when you achieve an figuring out of ways to resolve LP difficulties for communique networks utilizing the GLPK descriptions during this ebook, additionally, you will be capable of simply observe your wisdom to different solvers.

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Advanced Methods in Computer Graphics: With examples in OpenGL

By Ramakrishnan Mukundan

This booklet brings jointly numerous complicated subject matters in special effects which are very important within the components of video game improvement, 3-dimensional animation and real-time rendering. The booklet is designed for final-year undergraduate or first-year graduate scholars, who're already acquainted with the elemental options in special effects and programming. It goals to supply an exceptional beginning of complex tools resembling skeletal animation, quaternions, mesh processing and collision detection. those and different equipment coated within the booklet are primary to the advance of algorithms utilized in advertisement purposes in addition to study.

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Advanced Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing (Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing) (v. 2)

Laptop structure bargains with the actual configuration, logical constitution, codecs, protocols, and operational sequences for processing information, controlling the configuration, and controlling the operations over a working laptop or computer. It additionally encompasses notice lengths, guide codes, and the interrelationships one of the major elements of a working laptop or computer or staff of pcs. This two-volume set deals a complete assurance of the sphere of computing device association and structure.

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Network Warrior

By Gary A. Donahue

Pick up the place certification tests go away off. With this functional, in-depth advisor to the full community infrastructure, you’ll the right way to take care of actual Cisco networks, instead of the hypothetical events provided on tests just like the CCNA. Network Warrior takes you step-by-step in the course of the global of routers, switches, firewalls, and different applied sciences in keeping with the author's huge box adventure. you will find new content material for MPLS, IPv6, VoIP, and instant during this thoroughly revised moment variation, besides examples of Cisco Nexus 5000 and 7000 switches throughout.

Topics include:

  • An in-depth view of routers and routing
  • Switching, utilizing Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switches as examples
  • SOHO VoIP and SOHO instant entry element layout and configuration
  • Introduction to IPv6 with configuration examples
  • Telecom applied sciences within the data-networking international, together with T1, DS3, body relay, and MPLS
  • Security, firewall conception, and configuration, in addition to ACL and authentication
  • Quality of provider (QoS), with an emphasis on low-latency queuing (LLQ)
  • IP tackle allocation, community Time Protocol (NTP), and equipment failures

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Real-Time Collision Detection (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Interactive 3-D Technology)

By Christer Ericson

Written via a professional within the video game undefined, Christer Ericson's new ebook is a complete advisor to the elements of effective real-time collision detection structures. The publication presents the instruments and knowledge had to enforce industrial-strength collision detection for the hugely certain dynamic environments of purposes similar to 3D video games, digital truth purposes, and actual simulators.

Of the various issues coated, a key concentration is on spatial and item partitioning via a large choice of grids, bushes, and sorting equipment. the writer additionally offers a wide selection of intersection and distance assessments for either easy and intricate geometric shapes. Sections on vector and matrix algebra give you the history for complicated themes akin to Voronoi areas, Minkowski sums, and linear and quadratic programming.

Of utmost significance to programmers yet infrequently mentioned during this a lot element in different books are the chapters overlaying numerical and geometric robustness, either crucial themes for collision detection platforms. additionally particular are the chapters discussing how pics may also help in collision detection computations and on complex optimization for contemporary desktop architectures. All in all, this complete ebook turns into the common for future years.

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Beginning Google Maps Applications with PHP and Ajax: From Novice to Professional

By Jeffrey Sambells, Michael Purvis, Cameron Turner

Until lately, development interactive web-based mapping purposes has been a bulky affair. This replaced whilst Google published its robust Maps API. Beginning Google Maps purposes with personal home page and Ajax used to be written that will help you benefit from this know-how on your personal endeavorswhether you’re an fanatic enjoying for enjoyable or a certified development for revenue. This ebook covers model 2 of the API, together with Google’s new Geocoding service.

Authors Jeffrey Sambells, Cameron Turner, and Michael Purvis get rolling with examples that require infrequently any code in any respect, yet you’ll speedy develop into accustomed to many aspects of the Maps API. They reveal robust tools for concurrently plotting huge information units, developing your personal map overlays, and harvesting and geocoding units of addresses. You’ll see find out how to organize replacement tile units and the place to entry imagery to exploit for them. The authors even make it easier to construct your personal geocoder from scratch, for these high-volume batch jobs.

As good as delivering hands-on examples of genuine mapping tasks, this booklet offers an entire reference for the Maps API, besides the proper facets of JavaScript, CSS, personal home page, and SQL. stopover at the authors' web site for extra advice and advice.

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Mathematical Foundations of Parallel Computing

By Valentin V. Voevodin

Parallel implementation of algorithms consists of many tricky difficulties. particularly between them are round-off research, find out how to convert sequential programmes and algorithms into parallel mode, the alternative of acceptable or optimum desktop architect and so forth. to resolve the obstacles of those difficulties it is vital to grasp the constitution of algorithms rather well. The ebook treats the mathematical mechanism that enables us to enquire buildings of either sequential and parallel algorithms. This mechanism permits us to acknowledge and clarify the kin among assorted equipment of creating parallel algorithms, ways to study round-off error, the way to optimize reminiscence site visitors, the right way to figure out the quickest implementation for a given parallel laptop and different tools attending the joint research of algorithms and pcs.

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Computability and Unsolvability

In this vintage textual content, Dr. Davis offers a transparent creation to computability, at a complicated undergraduate point, that serves the desires of experts and non-specialists alike.
In half One (Chapters 1–5), Professor Davis outlines the final conception of computability, discussing such subject matters as computable services, operations on computable services, recursive features, Turing machines, self-applied, and unsolvable choice difficulties. the writer has been cautious, specially within the first seven chapters, to imagine no distinctive mathematical education at the a part of the reader.
Part (Chapters 6–8) contains a concise remedy of purposes of the final thought, incorporating fabric on combinatorial difficulties, Diophantine Equations (including Hilbert's 10th challenge) and mathematical good judgment. the ultimate 3 chapters (Part three) current additional improvement of the overall conception, encompassing the Kleene hierarchy, computable functionals, and the type of unsolvable choice problems.
When first released in 1958, this paintings brought a lot terminology that has in view that develop into typical in theoretical computing device technological know-how. certainly, the stature of the ebook is such that many computing device scientists regard it as their theoretical creation to the subject. This new Dover version makes this pioneering, largely renowned textual content on hand in a cheap format.
For Dover's version, Dr. Davis has supplied a brand new Preface and an Appendix, "Hilbert's 10th challenge Is Unsolvable," an incredible article he released in The American Mathematical Monthly in 1973, which used to be presented prizes through the yank Mathematical Society and the Mathematical organization of the United States. those additions extra improve the price and value of an "unusually transparent and stimulating exposition" (Centre nationwide de los angeles Recherche Scientifique, Paris) now to be had for the 1st time in paperback.

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Bio-Inspired Artificial Intelligence: Theories, Methods, and Technologies (Intelligent Robotics and Autonomous Agents series)

By Dario Floreano, Claudio Mattiussi

New methods to synthetic intelligence spring from the concept that intelligence emerges as a lot from cells, our bodies, and societies because it does from evolution, improvement, and studying. regularly, synthetic intelligence has been occupied with reproducing the skills of human brains; more moderen techniques take thought from a much broader variety of organic buildings that which are in a position to self sustaining self-organization. Examples of those new techniques contain evolutionary computation and evolutionary electronics, man made neural networks, immune platforms, biorobotics, and swarm intelligence -- to say just a couple of. This booklet bargains a finished advent to the rising box of biologically encouraged man made intelligence that may be used as an upper-level textual content or as a reference for researchers. every one bankruptcy offers computational methods encouraged through a unique organic approach; each one starts off with heritage information regarding the organic procedure after which proceeds to improve computational versions that utilize organic recommendations. The chapters conceal evolutionary computation and electronics; mobile platforms; neural platforms, together with neuromorphic engineering; developmental platforms; immune structures; behavioral structures -- together with a number of techniques to robotics, together with behavior-based, bio-mimetic, epigenetic, and evolutionary robots; and collective platforms, together with swarm robotics in addition to cooperative and aggressive co-evolving structures. Chapters finish with a concluding evaluate and recommended reading.

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Essentials of Error-Control Coding

By Jorge Castiñeira Moreira, Patrick Guy Farrell

Fast advances in digital and optical expertise have enabled the implementation of robust error-control codes, that are now utilized in virtually the complete diversity of data structures with with regards to optimum functionality. those codes and deciphering tools are required for the detection and correction of the mistakes and erasures which unavoidably ensue in electronic details in the course of transmission, garage and processing as a result of noise, interference and different imperfections.
Error-control coding is a posh, novel and unexpected region, now not but greatly understood and favored. This booklet units out to supply a transparent description of the necessities of the topic, with accomplished and up to date assurance of the main valuable codes and their deciphering algorithms. a pragmatic engineering and data know-how emphasis, in addition to appropriate history fabric and primary theoretical elements, offers an in-depth consultant to the necessities of Error-Control Coding.* presents vast and exact insurance of Block, Cyclic, BCH, Reed-Solomon, Convolutional, rapid, and coffee Density Parity cost (LDPC) codes, including suitable elements of data conception* go out chart functionality research for iteratively decoded error-control ideas* seriously illustrated with tables, diagrams, graphs, labored examples, and workouts* worthwhile better half web site positive factors slides of figures, set of rules software program, updates and recommendations to problems     
Offering a whole evaluate of mistakes keep watch over Coding, this booklet is an necessary source for college kids, engineers and researchers within the components of telecommunications engineering, communique networks, digital engineering, machine technological know-how, details structures and know-how, electronic sign processing and utilized arithmetic.

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