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Handling Bad: Inside a Cyber Era Private Investigation Firm
ISBN: 9781599325910 / Angielski / Miękka / 144 str. You wake up and find out that you re being targeted for blackmail by a one night stand you met online, that your child has been abducted by your exwife, or that your accountant has been embezzling from you. You don t know how to solve such problems or even where to begin. You might even be too embarrassed to seek help. These are the calls Private Investigator Daniel Weiss receives. Handling bad takes skill skill that combines the classic methods of private investigation with modern, cuttingedge developments in digital forensics. In HANDLING BAD, Weiss delves into the flourishing digital...
You wake up and find out that you re being targeted for blackmail by a one night stand you met online, that your child has been abducted by your exwi...


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62,33 zł 
Guide to Biometrics
ISBN: 9780387400891 / Angielski / Twarda / 364 str. Starting with fingerprints more than a hundred years ago, there has been ongoing research in biometrics. Within the last forty years face and speaker recognition have emerged as research topics. However, as recently as a decade ago, biometrics itself did not exist as an independent field. Each of the biometricrelated topics grew out of different disciplines. For example, the study of fingerprints came from forensics and pattern recognition, speaker recognition evolved from signal processing, the beginnings of face recognition were in computer vision, and privacy concerns arose from the...
Starting with fingerprints more than a hundred years ago, there has been ongoing research in biometrics. Within the last forty years face and speaker ...


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719,10 zł 
The Cyborg Handbook
ISBN: 9780415908498 / Angielski / Miękka / 568 str. Are you a cyborg? Is your neighbour? Do cyborgs live forever? These are only a few of the thoughtprovoking questions the authors address in The Cyborg Handbook. The cyborg  short for cybernetic organism  is an entity that mixes the mechanic and the organic, such as a creature that is part human and part machine. Today's technology is transforming and even transcending the human. People who have implanted pacemakers or attached prostheses are certainly cyborgs. Even the millions of people whose immune systems have been reprogrammed to resist disease can be considered cyborgs. Cyborgs are...
Are you a cyborg? Is your neighbour? Do cyborgs live forever? These are only a few of the thoughtprovoking questions the authors address in The Cybor...


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222,15 zł 
Multistage Fuzzy Control: A ModelBased Approach to Fuzzy Control and Decision Making
ISBN: 9780471963479 / Angielski / Twarda / 338 str. There is increased awareness of the potential benefits of the prescriptive approach to fuzzy control. This text explains its principles; and describes the research advances which have furthered its development. It goes on to identify some trends in the development of fuzzy sets and their direct application to decisionmaking processes.
There is increased awareness of the potential benefits of the prescriptive approach to fuzzy control. This text explains its principles; and describes...


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996,37 zł 
New Perspectives on Cybernetics: SelfOrganization, Autonomy and Connectionism
ISBN: 9780792315193 / Angielski / Twarda / 262 str. Gertrudis Van de Vijver. Seminar of Logic and Epistemology University of Ghent Before being classified under the fashionable denominators of complexity and chaos, selforganization and autonomy were intensely inquired into in the cybernetic tradition. Despite all rejections that cybernetics has gone through in the second half of this century, today its importance is more and more recognized. Its decisive influence for connectionist theories, autopoietic and constructivist theories, for different forms of applied or experimental epistemology, is being more and more understood and generally...
Gertrudis Van de Vijver. Seminar of Logic and Epistemology University of Ghent Before being classified under the fashionable denominators of complexit...


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650,12 zł 
Fuzzy Decision Procedures with Binary Relations: Towards a Unified Theory
ISBN: 9780792323679 / Angielski / Twarda / 255 str. In decision theory there are basically two appr hes to the modeling of individual choice: one is based on an absolute representation of preferences leading to a ntDnerical expression of preference intensity. This is utility theory. Another approach is based on binary relations that encode pairwise preference. While the former has mainly blossomed in the AngloSaxon academic world, the latter is mostly advocated in continental Europe, including Russia. The advantage of the utility theory approach is that it integrates uncertainty about the state of nature, that may affect the consequences of...
In decision theory there are basically two appr hes to the modeling of individual choice: one is based on an absolute representation of preferences le...


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834,08 zł 
Robustness in Statistical Pattern Recognition
ISBN: 9780792342670 / Angielski / Twarda / 302 str. This book is concerned with important problems of robust (stable) statistical pat tern recognition when hypothetical model assumptions about experimental data are violated (disturbed). Pattern recognition theory is the field of applied mathematics in which prin ciples and methods are constructed for classification and identification of objects, phenomena, processes, situations, and signals, i. e., of objects that can be specified by a finite set of features, or properties characterizing the objects (Mathematical Encyclopedia (1984)). Two stages in development of the mathematical theory of...
This book is concerned with important problems of robust (stable) statistical pat tern recognition when hypothetical model assumptions about experimen...


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604,13 zł 
Cybernetics and Applied Systems
ISBN: 9780824786779 / Angielski / Twarda / 376 str. In light of the enormous interest in building intelligent systems, this volume blends theory, applications, and methodology of cybernetics taking it out of the realm of the abstract and explaining how cybernetics can contribute to an improved understanding of intelligence. Among the topics of the 17
In light of the enormous interest in building intelligent systems, this volume blends theory, applications, and methodology of cybernetics taking it o...


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1160,34 zł 
Generalized Optimal Control of Linear Systems with Distributed Parameters
ISBN: 9781402006258 / Angielski / Twarda / 456 str. The author of this book made an attempt to create the general theory of optimization of linear systems (both distributed and lumped) with a singular control. The book touches upon a wide range of issues such as solvability of boundary values problems for partial differential equations with generalized righthand sides, the existence of optimal controls, the necessary conditions of optimality, the controllability of systems, numerical methods of approximation of generalized solutions of initial boundary value problems with generalized data, and numerical methods for approximation of optimal...
The author of this book made an attempt to create the general theory of optimization of linear systems (both distributed and lumped) with a singular c...


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650,12 zł 
Modeling, Control and Optimization of Complex Systems: In Honor of Professor YuChi Ho
ISBN: 9781402072086 / Angielski / Twarda / 304 str. Modeling, Control And Optimization Of Complex Systems is a collection of contributions from leading international researchers in the fields of dynamic systems, control theory, and modeling. These papers were presented at the Symposium on Modeling and Optimization of Complex Systems in honor of Larry YuChi Ho in June 2001. They include exciting research topics such as:
modeling of complex systems, Modeling, Control And Optimization Of Complex Systems is a collection of contributions from leading international researchers in the ...


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650,12 zł 
Sensitivity & Uncertainty Analysis, Volume 1: Theory
ISBN: 9781584881155 / Angielski / Twarda / 304 str. Presents a rigorous yet accessible treatment of the ASAP and FSAP methods of sensitivity analysis, including discussion of their relative advantages and disadvantages Includes three introductory chapters that review the relevant mathematical concepts of matrix and operator theory, probability and statistics, and the theory and practice of measurements and errors Explores local sensitivity and uncertainty analysis for both linear and nonlinear systems Describes a computational algorithm for global sensitivity analysis and illustrates its use with an application to the dynamic behavior of a...
Presents a rigorous yet accessible treatment of the ASAP and FSAP methods of sensitivity analysis, including discussion of their relative advantages a...


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617,20 zł 
Nonlinear Control in the Year 2000: Volume 1
ISBN: 9781852333638 / Angielski / Miękka / 602 str. Control of nonlinear systems, one of the most active research areas in control theory, has always been a domain of natural convergence of research interests in applied mathematics and control engineering. The theory has developed from the early phase of its history, when the basic tool was essentially only the Lyapunov second method to the present day, where the mathematics ranges from differential geometry, calculus of variations, ordinary and partial differential equations, functional analysis, abstract algebra and stochastic processes; while the applications to advanced engineering design...
Control of nonlinear systems, one of the most active research areas in control theory, has always been a domain of natural convergence of research int...


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1018,04 zł 
Nonlinear Control in the Year 2000: Volume 2
ISBN: 9781852333645 / Angielski / Miękka / 628 str. Control of nonlinear systems, one of the most active research areas in control theory, has always been a domain of natural convergence of research interests in applied mathematics and control engineering. The theory has developed from the early phase of its history, when the basic tool was essentially only the Lyapunov second method, to the present day, where the mathematics ranges from differential geometry, calculus of variations, ordinary and partial differential equations, functional analysis, abstract algebra and stochastic processes, while the applications to advanced engineering design...
Control of nonlinear systems, one of the most active research areas in control theory, has always been a domain of natural convergence of research int...


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406,37 zł 
Computing Reality
ISBN: 9784902837131 / Angielski / Miękka / 264 str. >Computing Reality is a rare and challenging research output in the area of cybernetic and system theory explaining the meaning behind the understanding, interpretation and application of scientific methodology for knowing scientific truth. The fundamental goal of Computing Reality is to explain how knowledge in scientific investigation can be derived, organized and deciphered in the light of unity of knowledge as the episteme. The book uses these foundational socioscientific ideas in areas of philosophy of science, economics, society and science and computer modeling to explain specific...
>Computing Reality is a rare and challenging research output in the area of cybernetic and system theory explaining the meaning behind the understandi...


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107,90 zł 
Singular Trajectories and Their Role in Control Theory
ISBN: 9783540008385 / Angielski / Miękka / 357 str. Analyses the role of singular trajectories in control theory, containing about 60 exercises and problems. This book looks at the applications of singular trajectories to the optimisation of batch reactors. The theoretical part based on the Martinet case concerns the singularity analysis of singular trajectories in subRiemannian geometry.
Analyses the role of singular trajectories in control theory, containing about 60 exercises and problems. This book looks at the applications of singu...


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305,19 zł 
Computing Reality
ISBN: 9784902837018 / Angielski / Twarda / 264 str. Computing Reality is a rare and challenging research output in the area of cybernetic and system theory explaining the meaning behind the understanding, interpretation and application of scientific methodology for knowing scientific truth. The fundamental goal of Computing Reality is to explain how knowledge in scientific investigation can be derived, organized and deciphered in the light of unity of knowledge as the episteme. The book uses these foundational socioscientific ideas in areas of philosophy of science, economics, society and science and computer modeling to explain specific...
Computing Reality is a rare and challenging research output in the area of cybernetic and system theory explaining the meaning behind the understandin...


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187,11 zł 
Singular Solutions and Perturbations in Control Systems
ISBN: 9780080429328 / Angielski / Miękka / 191 str. This volume contains the proceedings of the IFAC Workshop on Singular Solutions and Perturbations in Control Systems (SSPCS97) held at PereslavlZalessky, Russia on 711 July 1997. The Workshop was sponsored by IFAC and organized jointly by the Russian National Committee of Automatic Control, the Program Systems Institute and the Institute for Information Transmission Problems at the Russian Academy of Sciences, and the University of Pereslavl.
The objective of this workshop was to provide an international forum for the discussion of recent developments and advances in the fields of... This volume contains the proceedings of the IFAC Workshop on Singular Solutions and Perturbations in Control Systems (SSPCS97) held at Peresla...


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271,32 zł 
White Heat Cold Logic: British Computer Art 19601980
ISBN: 9780262026536 / Angielski / Twarda / 450 str. Technological optimism, even utopianism, was widespread at midcentury; in Britain, Harold Wilson in 1963 promised a new nation "forged from the white heat of the technological revolution." In this heady atmosphere, pioneering artists transformed the cold logic of computing into a new medium for their art, and played a central role in connecting technology and culture. White Heat Cold Logic tells the story of these early British digital and computer artists  and fills in a missing chapter in contemporary art history. In this heroic period of computer art, artists were... Technological optimism, even utopianism, was widespread at midcentury; in Britain, Harold Wilson in 1963 promised a new nation "forged from the whi... 

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42,05 zł 
Sensitivity Analysis in Practice: A Guide to Assessing Scientific Models
ISBN: 9780470870938 / Angielski / Twarda / 232 str. Sensitivity analysis should be considered a prerequisite for statistical model building in any scientific discipline where modelling takes place. For a nonexpert, choosing the method of analysis for their model is complex, and depends on a number of factors. This book guides the nonexpert through their problem in order to enable them to choose and apply the most appropriate method. It offers a review of the stateoftheart in sensitivity analysis, and is suitable for a wide range of practitioners. It is focussed on the use of SIMLAB  a widely distributed freelyavailable sensitivity...
Sensitivity analysis should be considered a prerequisite for statistical model building in any scientific discipline where modelling takes place. For...


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335,63 zł 
Genesis Machines: The New Science of Biocomputing
ISBN: 9781843542254 / Angielski / Miękka / 368 str. The paperback version of the groundbreaking book about the next generation of computers: not only are they smallerthey're alive. Cells, gels, and DNA strands are the "wetware" of the twentyfirst century. Imagine taking cells from a cancer patient and programming them to detect disease and then prompt the body to cure itself. Or clothes woven with microchips, nanofibers, and living cells to form wearable bioweapons detection systems. Both of these revolutionary applications are closer than we think. Some scientists are pushing the boundaries even further by creating synthetic biology where...
The paperback version of the groundbreaking book about the next generation of computers: not only are they smallerthey're alive. Cells, gels, and DN...


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103,95 zł 