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Discrete Mathematics
ISBN: 9780198507178 / Angielski / Miękka / 440 str. The longawaited second edition of Norman Bigg's bestselling Discrete Mathematics, includes new chapters on statements and proof, logical framework, natural numbers, and the integers, in addition to updated chapters from the previous edition. Carefully structured, coherent and comprehensive, each chapter contains tailored exercises and solutions to selected questions, and miscellaneous exercises are presented throughout. This is an invaluable text for students seeking a clear introduction to discrete mathematics, graph theory, combinatorics, number theory and abstract algebra.
The longawaited second edition of Norman Bigg's bestselling Discrete Mathematics, includes new chapters on statements and proof, logical fr...


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235,94 zł 
Topology and Category Theory in Computer Science
ISBN: 9780198537601 / Angielski / Twarda / 408 str. This volume reflects the growing use of techniques from topology and category theory in the field of theoretical computer science. In so doing it offers a source of new problems with a practical flavor while stimulating original ideas and solutions. Reflecting the latest innovations at the interface between mathematics and computer science, the work will interest researchers and advanced students in both fields.
This volume reflects the growing use of techniques from topology and category theory in the field of theoretical computer science. In so doing it offe...


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556,52 zł 
Introduction to Statistical Relational Learning
ISBN: 9780262072885 / Angielski / Twarda / 586 str. Handling inherent uncertainty and exploiting compositional structure are fundamental to understanding and designing largescale systems. Statistical relational learning builds on ideas from probability theory and statistics to address uncertainty while incorporating tools from logic, databases and programming languages to represent structure. In Introduction to Statistical Relational Learning, leading researchers in this emerging area of machine learning describe current formalisms, models, and algorithms that enable effective and robust reasoning about richly structured systems and data.... Handling inherent uncertainty and exploiting compositional structure are fundamental to understanding and designing largescale systems. Statistica... 

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232,00 zł 
Data Mining: Next Generation Challenges and Future Directions
ISBN: 9780262612036 / Angielski / Miękka / 528 str. Data mining, or knowledge discovery, has become an indispensable technology for businesses and researchers in many fields. Drawing on work in such areas as statistics, machine learning, pattern recognition, databases, and high performance computing, data mining extracts useful information from the large data sets now available to industry and science. This collection surveys the most recent advances in the field and charts directions for future research.The first part looks at pervasive, distributed, and stream data mining, discussing topics that include distributed data mining algorithms... Data mining, or knowledge discovery, has become an indispensable technology for businesses and researchers in many fields. Drawing on work in such ... 

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37,08 zł 
ParallelVector Equation Solvers for Finite Element Engineering Applications
ISBN: 9780306466403 / Angielski / Twarda / 344 str. Despite the ample number of articles on parallelvector computational algorithms published over the last 20 years, there is a lack of texts in the field customized for senior undergraduate and graduate engineering research. ParallelVector Equation Solvers for Finite Element Engineering Applications aims to fill this gap, detailing both the theoretical development and important implementations of equationsolution algorithms. The mathematical background necessary to understand their inception balances well with descriptions of their practical uses. Illustrated with a number...
Despite the ample number of articles on parallelvector computational algorithms published over the last 20 years, there is a lack of texts in the fie...


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761,63 zł 
Recent Progress in Computational and Applied Pdes: Conference Proceedings for the International Conference Held in Zhangjiajie in July 2001
ISBN: 9780306474200 / Angielski / Twarda / 432 str. The International Symposium on Computational & Applied PDEs was held at Zhangjiajie National Park of China from July 17, 2001. The main goal of this conference is to bring together computational, applied and pure mathematicians on different aspects of partial differential equations to exchange ideas and to promote collaboration. Indeed, it attracted a number of leading scientists in computational PDEs including Doug Arnold (Minnesota), Jim Bramble (Texas A & M), Achi Brandt (Weizmann), Franco Brezzi (Pavia), Tony Chan (UCLA), Shiyi Chen (John Hopkins), Qun Lin (Chinese Academy of Sciences),...
The International Symposium on Computational & Applied PDEs was held at Zhangjiajie National Park of China from July 17, 2001. The main goal of this ...


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692,96 zł 
Hierarchical Scheduling in Parallel and Cluster Systems
ISBN: 9780306477614 / Angielski / Twarda / 251 str. Multiple processor systems are an important class of parallel systems. Over the years, several architectures have been proposed to build such systems to satisfy the requirements of high performance computing. These architectures span a wide variety of system types. At the low end of the spectrum, we can build a small, sharedmemory parallel system with tens of processors. These systems typically use a bus to interconnect the processors and memory. Such systems, for example, are becoming commonplace in highperformance graph ics workstations. These systems are called uniform memory access...
Multiple processor systems are an important class of parallel systems. Over the years, several architectures have been proposed to build such systems ...


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715,66 zł 
Automated Theorem Proving: Theory and Practice
ISBN: 9780387950754 / Angielski / Twarda / 231 str. As the 21st century begins, the power of our magical new tool and partner, the computer, is increasing at an astonishing rate. Computers that perform billions of operations per second are now commonplace. Multiprocessors with thousands of little computers  relatively little can now carry out parallel computations and solve problems in seconds that only a few years ago took days or months. Chessplaying programs are on an even footing with the world's best players. IBM's Deep Blue defeated world champion Garry Kasparov in a match several years ago. Increasingly computers are expected to be...
As the 21st century begins, the power of our magical new tool and partner, the computer, is increasing at an astonishing rate. Computers that perform ...


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853,19 zł 
Machine Beauty: Elegance and the Heart of Technology
ISBN: 9780465043163 / Angielski / Miękka / 176 str. When something works well, you can feel it; there is a sense of rightness to it. We call that rightness beauty, and it ought to be the single most important component of design.This recognition is at the heart of David Gelernter's witty argued essay, Machine Beauty, which defines beauty as an inspired mating of simplicity and power. You can see it in a Bauhaus chair, the Hoover Dam, or an Emerson radio circa 1930. In contrast, too many contemporary technologists run out of ideas and resort to gimmicks and features; they are rarely capable of real, structural ingenuity.Nowhere is this more...
When something works well, you can feel it; there is a sense of rightness to it. We call that rightness beauty, and it ought to be the single most imp...


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57,92 zł 
Arithmetic and Logic in Computer Systems
ISBN: 9780471469452 / Angielski / Twarda / 246 str. Arithmetic and Logic in Computer Systems provides a useful guide to a fundamental subject of computer science and engineering. Algorithms for performing operations like addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in digital computer systems are presented, with the goal of explaining the concepts behind the algorithms, rather than addressing any direct applications. Alternative methods are examined, and explanations are supplied of the fundamental materials and reasoning behind theories and examples.
No other current books deal with this subject, and the author is a leading... Arithmetic and Logic in Computer Systems provides a useful guide to a fundamental subject of computer science and engineering. Algorithms for performi...


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424,56 zł 
The Definitive Guide to How Computers Do Math: Featuring the Virtual DIY Calculator [With CDROM]
ISBN: 9780471732785 / Angielski / Miękka / 455 str. The Basics of Computer Arithmetic Made Enjoyable and Accessiblewith a Special Program Included for Handson Learning
"The combination of this book and its associated virtual computer is fantastic Experience over the last fifty years has shown me that there's only one way to truly understand how computers work; and that is to learn one computer and its instruction setno matter how simple or primitivefrom the ground up. Once you fully comprehend how that simple computer functions, you can easily extrapolate to more complex machines." Fred Hudson, retired... The Basics of Computer Arithmetic Made Enjoyable and Accessiblewith a Special Program Included for Handson Learning
"The combination of... 

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206,48 zł 
Improving FloatingPoint Programming
ISBN: 9780471924371 / Angielski / Twarda / 208 str. This contributed work covers, in precise detail, the potential sources of error in floatingpoint programming and how these trouble spots can be controlled. Explains several methods for improving the accuracy of floatingpoint programming, concentrating on those methods that are relevant to the exploitation of the Karlsruhe Accurate Arithmetic.
This contributed work covers, in precise detail, the potential sources of error in floatingpoint programming and how these trouble spots can be contr...


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1763,18 zł 
Discrete Mathematics: An Introduction for Software Engineers
ISBN: 9780521386227 / Angielski / Miękka / 332 str. This book is designed to form the basis of a oneyear course in discrete mathematics for firstyear computer scientists or software engineers. The materials presented cover much of undergraduate algebra with a particular bias toward the computing applications. Topics covered include mathematical logic, set theory, finite and infinite relations and mapping, graphs, graphical algorithms and axiom systems. It concludes with implementations of many of the algorithms in Modula2 to illustrate how the mathematics may be turned into concrete calculations. Numerous examples and exercises are included...
This book is designed to form the basis of a oneyear course in discrete mathematics for firstyear computer scientists or software engineers. The mat...


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345,86 zł 
Categories and Computer Science
ISBN: 9780521419970 / Angielski / Twarda / 180 str. Category Theory has, in recent years, become increasingly important and popular in computer science, and many universities now introduce Category Theory as part of the curriculum for undergraduate computer science students. Here, the theory is developed in a straightforward way, and is enriched with many examples from computer science.
Category Theory has, in recent years, become increasingly important and popular in computer science, and many universities now introduce Category Theo...


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556,30 zł 
Randomized Algorithms
ISBN: 9780521474658 / Angielski / Twarda / 496 str. For many applications, a randomized algorithm is either the simplest or the fastest algorithm available, and sometimes both. This book introduces the basic concepts in the design and analysis of randomized algorithms. The first part of the text presents basic tools such as probability theory and probabilistic analysis that are frequently used in algorithmic applications. Algorithmic examples are also given to illustrate the use of each tool in a concrete setting. In the second part of the book, each chapter focuses on an important area to which randomized algorithms can be applied, providing...
For many applications, a randomized algorithm is either the simplest or the fastest algorithm available, and sometimes both. This book introduces the ...


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352,70 zł 
Algorithmic Information Theory
ISBN: 9780521616041 / Angielski / Miękka / 192 str. Chaitin, the inventor of algorithmic information theory, presents in this book the strongest possible version of Godel's incompleteness theorem, using an information theoretic approach based on the size of computer programs. One half of the book is concerned with studying the halting probability of a universal computer if its program is chosen by tossing a coin. The other half is concerned with encoding the halting probability as an algebraic equation in integers, a socalled exponential diophantine equation."
Chaitin, the inventor of algorithmic information theory, presents in this book the strongest possible version of Godel's incompleteness theorem, using...


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305,22 zł 
Code
ISBN: 9780735611313 / Angielski / Miękka / 400 str. What do flashlights, the British invasion, black cats, and seesaws have to do with computers? In CODE, they show us the ingenious ways we manipulate language and invent new means of communicating with each other. And through CODE, we see how this ingenuity and our very human compulsion to communicate have driven the technological innovations of the past two centuries. What do flashlights, the British invasion, black cats, and seesaws have to do with computers? In CODE, they show us the ingenious ways we manipulat... 

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102,03 zł 
Feynman Lectures on Computation
ISBN: 9780738202969 / Angielski / Miękka / 324 str. When, in 198486, Richard P. Feynman gave his famous course on computation at the California Institute of Technology, he asked Tony Hey to adapt his lecture notes into a book. Although led by Feynman, the course also featured, as occasional guest speakers, some of the most brilliant men in science at that time, including Marvin Minsky, Charles Bennett, and John Hopfield. Although the lectures are now thirteen years old, most of the material is timeless and presents a "Feynmanesque" overview of many standard and some notsostandard topics in computer science such as reversible logic gates and...
When, in 198486, Richard P. Feynman gave his famous course on computation at the California Institute of Technology, he asked Tony Hey to adapt his l...


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235,04 zł 
Interior Point Approach to Linear, Quadratic and Convex Programming: Algorithms and Complexity
ISBN: 9780792327349 / Angielski / Twarda / 210 str. This book describes the rapidly developing field of interior point methods (IPMs). An extensive analysis is given of pathfollowing methods for linear programming, quadratic programming and convex programming. These methods, which form a subclass of interior point methods, follow the central path, which is an analytic curve defined by the problem. Relatively simple and elegant proofs for polynomiality are given. The theory is illustrated using several explicit examples. Moreover, an overview of other classes of IPMs is given. It is shown that all these methods rely on the same notion as the...
This book describes the rapidly developing field of interior point methods (IPMs). An extensive analysis is given of pathfollowing methods for linear...


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441,17 zł 
Applications of Continuous Mathematics to Computer Science
ISBN: 9780792347224 / Angielski / Twarda / 419 str. This volume is intended to be used as a textbook for a special topic course in computer science. It addresses contemporary research topics of interest such as intelligent control, genetic algorithms, neural networks, optimization techniques, expert systems, fractals, and computer vision. The work incorporates many new research ideas, and focuses on the role of continuous mathematics.
Audience: This book will be valuable to graduate students interested in theoretical computer topics, algorithms, expert systems, neural networks, and software engineering. This volume is intended to be used as a textbook for a special topic course in computer science. It addresses contemporary research topics of interest...


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1150,76 zł 