Statistical and Machine Learning Approaches for Network Analysis
Statistical and Machine Learning Approaches for Network Analysis (Wiley Series in Computational Statistics) Explore the multidisciplinary nature of complex networks through machine learning techniques Statistical and Machine Learning Approaches for Network Analysis provides an accessible framework for structurally analyzing graphs by bringing together known and novel approaches on graph classes and graph measures for classification. By providing different approaches based on experimental data,...
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Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology
Statistical and Managerial Techniques for Six Sigma Methodology: Theory and Application Six Sigma methodology is a business management strategy which seeks to improve the quality of process output by identifying and removing the causes of errors and minimizing variability in manufacturing and business processes. This book examines the Six Sigma methodology through illustrating the most widespread tools and techniques involved in Six Sigma application. Both managerial and statistical aspects...
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Static Analysis of Software: The Abstract Interpretation (ISTE)
The existing literature currently available to students and researchers is very general, covering only the formal techniques of static analysis. This book presents real examples of the formal techniques called "abstract interpretation" currently being used in various industrial fields: railway, aeronautics, space, automotive, etc. The purpose of this book is to present students and researchers, in a single book, with the wealth of experience of people who are intrinsically involved in the...
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Textual Information Access: Statistical Models (ISTE)
This book presents statistical models that have recently been developed within several research communities to access information contained in text collections. The problems considered are linked to applications aiming at facilitating information access:information extraction and retrieval;text classification and clustering;opinion mining;comprehension aids (automatic summarization, machine translation, visualization).In order to give the reader as complete a description as possible, the focus...
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The Art of Data Analysis
The Art of Data Analysis: How to Answer Almost any Question Using Basic Statistics A friendly and accessible approach to applying statistics in the real world With an emphasis on critical thinking, The Art of Data Analysis: How to Answer Almost Any Question Using Basic Statistics presents fun and unique examples, guides readers through the entire data collection and analysis process, and introduces basic statistical concepts along the way. Leaving proofs and complicated mathematics behind, the...
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Optimal Resource Allocation
Optimal Resource Allocation: With Practical Statistical Applications and Theory A UNIQUE ENGINEERING AND STATISTICAL APPROACH TO OPTIMAL RESOURCE ALLOCATION Optimal Resource Allocation: With Practical Statistical Applications and Theory features the application of probabilistic and statistical methods used in reliability engineering during the different phases of life cycles of technical systems. Bridging the gap between reliability engineering and applied mathematics, the book outlines...
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Spatial Analysis Along Networks
Spatial Analysis Along Networks: Statistical and Computational Methods (Statistics in Practice)
In the real world, there are numerous and various events that occur on and alongside networks, including the occurrence of traffic accidents on highways, the location of stores alongside roads, the incidence of crime on streets and the contamination along rivers. In order to carry out analyses of those events, the researcher needs to be familiar with a range of specific techniques. Spatial...
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Spatio-temporal Design: Advances in Efficient Data Acquisition
Spatio-temporal Design: Advances in Efficient Data Acquisition (Statistics in Practice) A state-of-the-art presentation of optimum spatio-temporal sampling design - bridging classic ideas with modern statistical modeling concepts and the latest computational methods. Spatio-temporal Design presents a comprehensive state-of-the-art presentation combining both classical and modern treatments of network design and planning for spatial and spatio-temporal data acquisition. A common problem set is...
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Public Key Cryptography: Applications and Attacks
Public Key Cryptography: Applications and Attacks (IEEE Press Series on Information and Communication Networks Security)
This book covers public-key cryptography, describing in depth all major public-key cryptosystems in current use, including ElGamal, RSA, Elliptic Curve, and digital signature schemes. It explains the underlying mathematics needed to build these schemes, and examines the most common techniques used in attacking them. Illustrated with many examples, the book provides a...
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Publish / Subscribe Systems: Design and Principles
Publish / Subscribe Systems: Design and Principles (Wiley Series on Communications Networking & Distributed Systems) This book offers an unified treatment of the problems solved by publish/subscribe, how to design and implement the solutions In this book, the author provides an insight into the publish/subscribe technology including the design, implementation, and evaluation of new systems based on the technology. The book also addresses the basic design patterns and solutions, and discusses...
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Systemic Thinking: Building Maps for Worlds of Systems
"Systemic thinking" is the process of understanding how systems influence one another within a world of systems and has been defined as an approach to problem solving by viewing "problems" as parts of an overall system, rather than reacting to a specific part, outcome, or event. This book provides a complete overview of systemic thinking, exploring a framework and graphical technique for understanding and identifying new ways to more efficiently solve problems and create solutions. Demystifying...
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Practical Reliability Engineering, 5th Edition
With emphasis on practical aspects of engineering, this bestseller has gained worldwide recognition through progressive editions as the essential reliability textbook. This fifth edition retains the unique balanced mixture of reliability theory and applications, thoroughly updated with the latest industry best practices. Practical Reliability Engineering fulfils the requirements of the Certified Reliability Engineer curriculum of the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Each chapter is supported...
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Probabilistic Search for Tracking Targets
Probabilistic Search for Tracking Targets: Theory and Modern Applications Presents a probabilistic and information-theoretic framework for a search for static or moving targets in discrete time and space. Probabilistic Search for Tracking Targets uses an information-theoretic scheme to present a unified approach for known search methods to allow the development of new algorithms of search. The book addresses search methods under different constraints and assumptions, such as search uncertainty...
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Problem Solving and Data Analysis Using Minitab
Problem Solving and Data Analysis Using Minitab: A Clear and Easy Guide to Six Sigma Methodology Six Sigma statistical methodology using Minitab Problem Solving and Data Analysis using Minitab presents example-based learning to aid readers in understanding how to use MINITAB 16 for statistical analysis and problem solving. Each example and exercise is broken down into the exact steps that must be followed in order to take the reader through key learning points and work through complex analyses....
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SPSS for Introductory and Intermediate Statistics, 2nd Edition
SPSS for Introductory and Intermediate Statistics: SPSS for Introductory Statistics: Use and Interpretation, Second Edition This book distinguishes itself from other SPSS resources through its unique integration of the research process (including design) and the use and interpretation of the statistics. Designed to help students analyze and interpret research data, the authors demonstrate how to choose the appropriate statistic based on the research design, interpret SPSS output, and write...
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Essentials of LTE and LTE-A
Essentials of LTE and LTE-A (The Cambridge Wireless Essentials Series)
This practical, one-stop guide will quickly bring you up to speed on LTE and LTE-Advanced. With everything you need to know about the theory and technology behind the standards, this is a must-have for engineers and managers in the wireless industry.First book of its kind describing technologies and system performance of LTE-ACovers the evolution of digital wireless technology, basics of LTE and LTE-A, design of downlink...
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Financial Statistics and Mathematical Finance
Financial Statistics and Mathematical Finance: Methods, Models and Applications Mathematical finance has grown into a huge area of research which requires a lot of care and a large number of sophisticated mathematical tools. Mathematically rigorous and yet accessible to advanced level practitioners and mathematicians alike, it considers various aspects of the application of statistical methods in finance and illustrates some of the many ways that statistical tools are used in financial...
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Essentials Of Stratistics For business & Economics, 6th Edition
The Sixth Edition of ESSENTIALS OF STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS is an introductory statistics book that emphasizes essential statistical concepts and their practical business applications. The discussion and development of each technique are geared toward real-world applications, with the statistical results providing insights for decisions and solutions related to common business problems. The easy-to-follow presentation style and proven problem-scenario approach clearly show how to...
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The Essentials of Statistics: A Tool for Social Research, 2nd Edition
Don't worry; you don't need a lot of math to ace statistics. Not with THE ESSENTIALS OF STATISTICS: A TOOL FOR RESEARCH, that is. It's practical, it's easy to follow, and it explains the basics of statistics in ways you can understand without the complicated math. Plus, it's packed with study tools so you can get ready for the test with no problem!Table of ContentsChapter 1: Introduction PART I: DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS
Chapter 2: Basic Descriptive Statistics: Percentages, Ratios and Rates,...
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Image Processing: The Fundamentals, 2nd Edition
Following the success of the first edition, this thoroughly updated second edition of Image Processing: The Fundamentals will ensure that it remains the ideal text for anyone seeking an introduction to the essential concepts of image processing. New material includes image processing and colour, sine and cosine transforms, Independent Component Analysis (ICA), phase congruency and the monogenic signal and several other new topics. These updates are combined with coverage of classic topics in...
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Statistical Methods for Hospital Monitoring with R
Statistical Methods for Hospital Monitoring with R (Statistics in Practice) Hospitals monitoring is becoming more complex and is increasing both because staff want their data analysed and because of increasing mandated surveillance. This book provides a suite of functions in R, enabling scientists and data analysts working in infection management and quality improvement departments in hospitals, to analyse their often non-independent data which is frequently in the form of trended,...
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Difference and Differential Equations with Applications in Queueing Theory
A Useful Guide to the Interrelated Areas of Differential Equations, Difference Equations, and Queueing Models Difference and Differential Equations with Applications in Queueing Theory presents the unique connections between the methods and applications of differential equations, difference equations, and Markovian queues. Featuring a comprehensive collection of topics that are used in stochastic processes, particularly in queueing theory, the book thoroughly discusses the relationship to...
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LTE and the Evolution to 4G Wireless, 2nd Edition
LTE and the Evolution to 4G Wireless: Design and Measurement Challenges
A practical guide to LTE design, test and measurement, this new edition has been updated to include the latest developments This book presents the latest details on LTE from a practical and technical perspective. Written by Agilent’s measurement experts, it offers a valuable insight into LTE technology and its design and test challenges. Chapters cover the upper layer signaling and system architecture evolution...
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Multi-criteria Decision Analysis: Methods and Software
This book presents an introduction to MCDA followed by more detailed chapters about each of the leading methods used in this field. Comparison of methods and software is also featured to enable readers to choose the most appropriate method needed in their research. Worked examples as well as the software featured in the book are available on an accompanying website.Table of Contents1 General introduction 1 Part I FULL AGGREGATION APPROACH 11
2 Analytic hierarchy process 13
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Non-Gaussian Statistical Communication Theory
Non-Gaussian Statistical Communication Theory (IEEE Series on Digital & Mobile Communication)
The book is based on the observation that communication is the central operation of discovery in all the sciences. In its "active mode" we use it to "interrogate" the physical world, sending appropriate "signals" and receiving nature's "reply". In the "passive mode" we receive nature's signals directly. Since we never know a prioriwhat particular return signal will be forthcoming, we must...
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Research Methods and Statistics, 3rd Edition
Research Methods and Statistics: A Critical Thinking Approach RESEARCH METHODS AND STATISTICS: A CRITICAL THINKING APPROACH, 3e, successfully illustrates the integration between statistics and research methods by demonstrating the ways to use statistics in analyzing data collected during research. Jackson's combined text adopts an inviting narrative style that draws you into the material, helping you overcome the initial apprehension you may feel at having to learn both subject areas at once....
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Introducing Psycholinguistics (Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics)
Psycholinguistics is the study of how humans produce and understand language. This textbook provides a clear introduction to the subject for students with a basic knowledge of linguistics. It introduces central aspects of the production and comprehension of language and breaks them down into stages for ease of understanding. Students will also investigate how different production and comprehension processes...
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Common Errors in Statistics, 4th Edition
Praise for Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them) "A very engaging and valuable book for all who use statistics in any setting."
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The Cambridge Handbook of Second Language Acquisition
The Cambridge Handbook of Second Language Acquisition (Cambridge Handbooks in Language and Linguistics)
What is language and how can we investigate its acquisition by children or adults? What perspectives exist from which to view acquisition? What internal constraints and external factors shape acquisition? What are the properties of interlanguage systems? This comprehensive 31-chapter handbook is an authoritative survey of second language acquisition (SLA). Its multi-perspective synopsis...
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Historical Linguistics: Toward a Twenty-First Century Reintegration
Bringing the advances of theoretical linguistics to the study of language change in a systematic way, this innovative textbook demonstrates the mutual relevance of historical linguistics and contemporary linguistics. Numerous case studies throughout the book show both that theoretical linguistics can be used to solve problems where traditional approaches to historical linguistics have failed to produce satisfying results, and that the results of historical research can have an impact on theory....
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Vectors, Pure and Applied: A General Introduction to Linear Algebra
Many books in linear algebra focus purely on getting students through exams, but this text explains both the how and the why of linear algebra and enables students to begin thinking like mathematicians. The author demonstrates how different topics (geometry, abstract algebra, numerical analysis, physics) make use of vectors in different ways and how these ways are connected, preparing students for further work in these areas. The book is packed with hundreds of exercises ranging from the...
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Modern Analysis of Customer Surveys: with Applications using R
Modern Analysis of Customer Surveys: with Applications using R (Statistics in Practice)
Customer survey studies deals with customers, consumers and user satisfaction from a product or service. In practice, many of the customer surveys conducted by business and industry are analyzed in a very simple way, without using models or statistical methods. Typical reports include descriptive statistics and basic graphical displays. As demonstrated in this book, integrating such basic analysis with...
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Fast-Tracking Your Career
Fast-Tracking Your Career: Soft Skills for Engineering and IT Professionals (IEEE PCs Professional Engineering Communication)
Fast-Tracking Your Career provides engineers and IT professionals with a complete set of soft skills they can use to become more effective on the job and gain recognition from management and colleagues. The 11 core skills covered here are accompanied by more than 40 detailed guidelines on how to master those skills. The book offers first-rate advice on how to go...
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Formal Methods: Industrial Use from Model to the Code
Although formal analysis programming techniques may be quite old, the introduction of formal methods only dates from the 1980s. These techniques enable us to analyze the behavior of a software application, described in a programming language. It took until the end of the 1990s before formal methods or the B method could be implemented in industrial applications or be usable in an industrial setting. Current literature only gives students and researchers very general overviews of formal methods....
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Meta-Algorithmics: Patterns for Robust, Low Cost, High Quality Systems
The confluence of cloud computing, parallelism and advanced machine intelligence approaches has created a world in which the optimum knowledge system will usually be architected from the combination of two or more knowledge-generating systems. There is a need, then, to provide a reusable, broadly-applicable set of design patterns to empower the intelligent system architect to take advantage of this opportunity. This book explains how to design and build intelligent systems that are optimized...
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Topics In Probability
Recent research in probability has been concerned with applications such as data mining and finance models. Some aspects of the foundations of probability theory have receded into the background. Yet, these aspects are very important and have to be brought back into prominence.Table of Contents1. Probability Distributions 1
2. Characteristic Functions 11
3. Analytic Characteristic Functions 27
4. Inﬁnitely Divisible Distributions 43
5. Self-Decomposable Distributions; Triangular...
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A Career in Statistics: Beyond the Numbers
A valuable guide to a successful career as a statistician A Career in Statistics: Beyond the Numbers prepares readers for careers in statistics by emphasizing essential concepts and practices beyond the technical tools provided in standard courses and texts. This insider's guide from internationally recognized applied statisticians helps readers decide whether a career in statistics is right for them, provides hands-on guidance on how to prepare for such a career, and shows how to succeed on...
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Intelligent Non-hierarchical Manufacturing Networks
This book provides the latest models, methods and guidelines for networked enterprises to enhance their competitiveness and move towards innovative high performance and agile industrial systems. In the new global market, competitiveness and economic growth rely greatly on the move toward innovative high performance industrial systems and agile networked enterprises through the creation and consolidation of non-hierarchical manufacturing networks of multi-national SMEs as opposed to networks...
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Probabilistic Reliability Models
Practical Approaches to Reliability Theory in Cutting-Edge Applications Probabilistic Reliability Models helps readers understand and properly use statistical methods and optimal resource allocation to solve engineering problems. The author supplies engineers with a deeper understanding of mathematical models while also equipping mathematically oriented readers with a fundamental knowledge of the engineering related applications at the center of model building. The book showcases the use of...
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Probabilistic Transmission System Planning
Probabilistic Transmission System Planning (IEEE Press Series on Power Engineering)
The book is composed of 12 chapters and three appendices, and can be divided into four parts. The first part includes Chapters 2 to 7, which discuss the concepts, models, methods and data in probabilistic transmission planning. The second part, Chapters 8 to 11, addresses four essential issues in probabilistic transmission planning applications using actual utility systems as examples. Chapter 12, as the...
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