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Download Computer and Computing Technologies in Agriculture IV: 4th by Qiulan Wu, Yongxiang Sun, Xiaoxia Yang (auth.), Daoliang Li, PDF

By Qiulan Wu, Yongxiang Sun, Xiaoxia Yang (auth.), Daoliang Li, Yande Liu, Yingyi Chen (eds.)

This booklet constitutes half III of the refereed four-volume post-conference court cases of the 4th IFIP TC 12 foreign convention on machine and Computing applied sciences in Agriculture, CCTA 2010, held in Nanchang, China, in October 2010. The 352 revised papers provided have been conscientiously chosen from various submissions. They disguise a variety of attention-grabbing theories and functions of data know-how in agriculture, together with simulation versions and decision-support platforms for agricultural creation, agricultural product caliber checking out, traceability and e-commerce expertise, the applying of data and communique know-how in agriculture, and common info carrier know-how and repair structures improvement in rural areas.

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Download Advances in High Performance Computing and Computational by Yu. I. Shokin, A. S. Lebedev, O. V. Shtyrina (auth.), Prof. PDF

By Yu. I. Shokin, A. S. Lebedev, O. V. Shtyrina (auth.), Prof. Dr. Yurii Shokin, Prof. Dr. Michael Resch, Dr. Nina Shokina, Prof. Dr. Nargozy Danaev, Prof. Dr. Murat Orunkhanov (eds.)

This quantity comprises contributions to the 1st Kazakh-German complicated examine Workshop on Computational technological know-how and excessive functionality Computing provided in September 2005 at Almaty, Kazakhstan. The workshop used to be geared up through the excessive functionality Computing heart Stuttgart (Stuttgart, Germany), al-Farabi Kazakh nationwide collage (Almaty, Kazakhstan) and the Institute of Computational applied sciences SB RAS (Novosibirsk, Russia) within the framework of actions of the German-Russian middle for Computational applied sciences and excessive functionality Computing. The contributions diversity from machine technology, arithmetic and excessive functionality computing to purposes in computational fluid dynamics, combustion and business difficulties. They express a wealth of theoretical paintings and simulation event with a possible of bringing jointly theoretical mathematical modelling and utilization of excessive functionality computing platforms proposing the cutting-edge of computational technologies.

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Download Advances in Physarum Machines: Sensing and Computing with by Andrew Adamatzky PDF

By Andrew Adamatzky

This e-book is dedicated to Slime mildew Physarum polycephalum, that's a huge unmarried phone able for dispensed sensing, concurrent info processing, parallel computation and decentralized actuation. the convenience of culturing and experimenting with Physarum makes this slime mildew a fantastic substrate for real-world implementations of unconventional sensing and computing devices

The booklet is a treatise of theoretical and experimental laboratory experiences on sensing and computing houses of slime mildew, and at the improvement of mathematical and logical theories of Physarum habit.

It is proven the right way to make logical gates and circuits, digital units (memristors, diodes, transistors, wires, chemical and tactile sensors) with the slime mold. The e-book demonstrates find out how to adjust houses of Physarum computing circuits with sensible nano-particles and polymers, to interface the slime mildew with field-programmable arrays, and to take advantage of Physarum as a controller of microbial gasoline cells.

A specific multi-agent version of slime is proven to serve good as a software program slime mildew able for fixing difficulties of computational geometry and graph optimization. The multiagent version is complemented via mobile automata versions with parallel accelerations. awarded mathematical types encouraged by way of Physarum comprise non-quantum implementation of Shor's factorization, structural studying, computation of shortest course tree on dynamic graphs, offer chain community layout, p-adic computing and syllogistic reasoning.

The publication is a different composition of vivid and lavishly illustrated essays so one can encourage scientists, engineers and artists to take advantage of average phenomena in designs of destiny and emergent computing and sensing units. it's a 'bible' of experimental computing with spatially prolonged residing substrates, it spanstopics from biology of slime mold, to bio-sensing, to unconventional computing units and robotics, non-classical logics and song and arts.

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Download High Performance Computing on Vector Systems 2010 by Erich Focht, Jaka Močnik, Fredrik Unger, Andreas Jeutter, PDF

By Erich Focht, Jaka Močnik, Fredrik Unger, Andreas Jeutter, Marko Novak (auth.), Michael Resch, Katharina Benkert, Xin Wang, Martin Galle, Wolfgang Bez, Hiroaki Kobayashi, Sabine Roller (eds.)

This publication covers the result of the eleventh and twelfth Tera?op Workshop and persevered a chain initiated by means of NEC and the HLRS in 2004. As a part of the Tera?op Workbench, it has turn into a gathering platform for scientists, program builders, foreign specialists and designers to debate the present country and destiny instructions of supercomputing with the purpose of attaining the top sustained software perf- mance. The Tera?op Workbench undertaking is a collaboration among the excessive Perf- mance Computing heart Stuttgart (HLRS) and NEC Deutschland GmbH (NEC HPCE) to help clients to accomplish their examine objectives utilizing excessive functionality Computing. The ?rst level of the Tera?op Workbench undertaking (2004–2008) c- centrated on user’s functions and their optimization for the 72-node NEC SX-8 install at HLRS. in this level, a number of person codes, built and maintained by way of researchers or advertisement agencies, were analyzed and - timized. numerous of the codes have proven the facility to outreach the TFlop/s thre- previous of sustained functionality. This created the prospect for brand spanking new technological know-how and a deeper figuring out of the underlying physics.

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Download Transactions on Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered by Abdelkader Hameurlain, Josef Küng, Roland Wagner, PDF

By Abdelkader Hameurlain, Josef Küng, Roland Wagner, Klaus-Dieter Schewe, Karoly Bosa

This, the thirtieth factor of Transactions on Large-Scale facts- and Knowledge-Centered platforms, includes six in-depth papers targeting the topic of cloud computing. issues coated inside this context contain cloud garage, model-driven improvement, informative modeling, and security-critical systems.

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Download Crisp and Soft Computing with Hypercubical Calculus: New by Dr. Michael Zaus (auth.) PDF

By Dr. Michael Zaus (auth.)

Three transdisciplinary mainstreams of crisp and delicate computing are awarded during this e-book. (1) a wholly new method of medical modeling from scratch as in accordance with parity common sense with new operators for binary computing and the hot framework of Langlet transforms. (2) A compact assessment of the rules of fuzzy common sense, and a entire therapy of fuzzy nonlinear dynamical predictor platforms by way of fuzzy cognitive maps. Readers attracted to new methods of causal modeling and nonlinear forecasting are brought to fuzzy wisdom engineering as a paradigm shift in clever computing. (3) New views for evolutionary computing with an integro-differential operator from parity good judgment, and a scientific elaboration of autogenetic algorithms for seek in excessive dimensional function areas. Readers attracted to quickly computing, functional purposes of causal reasoning with fuzzy good judgment, and interactive experimental regulate environments as in keeping with evolutionary computing, will achieve major insights right into a number of computational energy tools.

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Download Internet of Things with the Arduino Yún by Marco Schwartz PDF

By Marco Schwartz

Projects that will help you construct a global of smarter things

About This Book

• find out how to interface numerous sensors and actuators to the Arduino Yun and ship this knowledge within the cloud

• discover the probabilities provided via the net of items by utilizing the Arduino Yun to add measurements to Google medical doctors, add photographs to Dropbox, and ship reside video streams to YouTube

• tips on how to use the Arduino Yun because the mind of a robotic that may be thoroughly managed through Wi-Fi

Who This publication Is For

This publication is meant for those who have already got a few adventure with the Arduino platform and who are looking to construct extra fascinating functions, particularly to net of items. it is important to have a few easy event in electronics, Arduino, and programming as a rule to keep on with the initiatives created within the book.

What you'll Learn

• attach a number of sensors to the Arduino Yun
• ship sensor measurements to Google doctors through Temboo
• Interface the Arduino Yun to Twitter through Temboo
• Create automatic e mail signals in response to measured data
• Use the Arduino Yun to manage domestic home equipment corresponding to lamps
• degree power intake utilizing the Yun
• Take photos with a USB digital camera and add them to Dropbox
• construct robots and regulate them remotely through Wi-Fi

In Detail

Internet of items (IoT) is presently a transforming into development within the expertise area, and the Arduino Yun is the suitable board to start with development IoT initiatives. This booklet covers some of the robust beneficial properties of the Arduino Yun through 4 intriguing projects.

the 1st venture is all approximately sending climate measurements info to a Google medical doctors spreadsheet for simple on-line visualization.

The moment one is set construction an power intake meter and controlling units remotely.

The 3rd makes a speciality of the sphere of protection, via aiding you to construct a digicam that's caused via movement and that uploads photographs immediately to Dropbox.

Finally, the final venture is in relation with the sector of robotics, and specializes in construction a robotic that's managed through Wi-Fi.

The major concentration of this ebook is to educate every little thing you must understand to construct advanced tasks utilizing the Arduino Yun, equipped round the fields of domestic automation, safeguard, and robotics.

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Download Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence: 6th by Marina Zapater, José L. Ayala (auth.), José Bravo, Diego PDF

By Marina Zapater, José L. Ayala (auth.), José Bravo, Diego López-de-Ipiña, Francisco Moya (eds.)

This publication constitutes the refereed court cases of the sixth overseas convention on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient Intelligence, UCAmI 2012, held in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain, in December 2012. The 70 study papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from numerous submissions. the focus of this e-book has been to discover how Ambient Intelligence can give a contribution in the direction of smarter yet nonetheless extra sustainable environments. past sustainable computing the court cases additionally contain examine paintings describing development on different key learn issues for AmI similar to human setting mobile-mediated (through NFC or AR) interplay, man made intelligence options to foster person- and context-aware surroundings variation, destiny web traits equivalent to social networks research, associated info or crowd-sourcing utilized to AmI, internet-connected item ecosystems participating to offer position to smarter environments.

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Download Mercurial: The Definitive Guide by Bryan O'Sullivan PDF

By Bryan O'Sullivan

This instructive ebook takes you step-by-step via how one can song, merge, and deal with either open resource and advertisement software program initiatives with Mercurial, utilizing home windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris, and different platforms. Mercurial is the simplest procedure to benefit in terms of disbursed revision regulate. And it's a truly versatile software that's perfect no matter if you're a lone programmer engaged on a small venture, or a part of an incredible workforce facing hundreds of thousands of files.

Mercurial allows a numerous number of improvement and collaboration equipment, and this ebook bargains numerous concrete feedback to get you began. This advisor can help you:

* examine the fundamentals of operating with a repository, changesets, and revisions
* Merge adjustments from separate repositories
* manage Mercurial to paintings with documents every day, together with which of them to trace
* Get examples and instruments for establishing a variety of workflow types
* deal with a venture that's making development on a number of fronts right now
* locate and connect blunders by way of setting apart challenge assets
* Use hooks to accomplish activities immediately in keeping with repository occasions
* customise the output of Mercurial

Mercurial: The Definitive Guide keeps a powerful specialise in simplicity that can assist you study Mercurial speedy and punctiliously.

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Download Head First Python by Paul Barry PDF

By Paul Barry

Ever wanted you'll study Python from a ebook? Head First Python is a whole studying event for Python that is helping you research the language via a special process that is going past syntax and how-to manuals, assisting you know the way to be a superb Python programmer. You'll quick study the language's basics, then flow onto patience, exception dealing with, net improvement, SQLite, information wrangling, and Google App Engine. You'll additionally the way to write cellular apps for Android, all due to the facility that Python provides.

we predict a while is simply too necessary to waste suffering from new suggestions. utilizing the newest examine in cognitive technology and studying conception to craft a multi-sensory studying adventure, Head First Python makes use of a visually wealthy structure designed for how your mind works, no longer a text-heavy method that places you to sleep.

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