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  • 3D Research Challenges in Cultural Heritage IIby Sander Münster; Mieke Pfarr-Harfst; Piotr Kuroczynski; Marinos Ioannides

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.43

    This book reflects a current state of the art and future perspectives of Digital Heritage focusing on not interpretative reconstruction and including as well as bridging practical and theoretical perspectives, strategies and approaches. Comprehensive key challenges are related to knowledge transfer and management as well as data handling within a... more...

  • Introduction to Text Visualizationby Nan Cao; Weiwei Cui

    Atlantis Press 2016; US$ 72.93

    This book provides a systematic review of many advanced techniques to support the analysis of large collections of documents, ranging from the elementary to the profound, covering all the aspects of the visualization of text documents. Particularly, we start by introducing the fundamental concept of information visualization and visual analysis, followed... more...

  • Intelligent Techniques in Signal Processing for Multimedia Securityby Nilanjan Dey; V. Santhi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 185.07

    This book proposes new algorithms to ensure secured communications and prevent unauthorized data exchange in secured multimedia systems. Focusing on numerous applications? algorithms and scenarios, it offers an in-depth analysis of data hiding technologies including watermarking, cryptography, encryption, copy control, and authentication. The authors... more...

  • Smart Sensors and Systemsby Chong-Min Kyung; Hiroto Yasuura; Yongpan Liu; Youn-Long Lin

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 119.75

    This book describes the technology used for effective sensing of our physical world and intelligent processing techniques for sensed information, which are essential to the success of Internet of Things (IoT). The authors provide a multidisciplinary view of sensor technology from materials, process, circuits, and big data domains and showcase smart... more...

  • Parallel Programming with OpenACCby Rob Farber

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 49.95

    Parallel Programming with OpenACC is a modern, practical guide to implementing dependable computing systems. The book explains how anyone can use OpenACC to quickly ramp-up application performance using high-level code directives called pragmas. The OpenACC directive-based programming model is designed to provide a simple, yet powerful, approach... more...

  • Hybrid Practices in Moving Image Designby Iain Macdonald

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 48.94

    This book, written from the perspective of a designer and educator, brings to the attention of media historians, fellow practitioners and students the innovative practices of leading moving image designers. Moving image design, whether viewed as television and movie title sequences, movie visual effects, animating infographics, branding and advertising,... more...

  • Interface Designby Stephan Thesmann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 50.31

    Da Sie dieses Buch in der Hand halten, wissen Sie bereits, wie wichtig gute Benutzungsoberflächen für den Erfolg einer Software sind ? sei es für eine Webseite, eine App oder jedes andere Programm.  Aber was genau macht ein gutes User Interface aus? Es gestattet möglichst vielen Benutzern, eine Software intuitiv zu benutzen! Dabei geht... more...

  • Entertainment Computing and Serious Gamesby Ralf Dörner; Stefan Göbel; Michael Kickmeier-Rust; Maic Masuch; Katharina A Zweig

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 70.76

    The aim of this book is to collect and to cluster research areas in the field of serious games and entertainment computing. It provides an introduction and gives guidance for the next generation of researchers in this field. The 18 papers presented in this volume, together with an introduction, are the outcome of a GI-Dagstuhl seminar which was held... more...

  • Digital Urban Acupunctureby Salvatore Iaconesi; Oriana Persico

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 83.82

    This book explores the possibility to observe the lives of cities through ubiquitous information obtained through social networks, sensors and other sources of data and information, and the ways in which this possibility describes a new form of Public Space, which can be used to define new forms of citizenship and participated city governance. The... more...

  • Music, Mind, and Embodimentby Richard Kronland-Martinet; Mitsuko Aramaki; Sřlvi Ystad

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 62.05

    This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference of the 11th International Symposium on Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval, CMMR 2015, held in Plymouth, UK, in  June 2015. The 30 full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 126 submissions. This year?s post symposium edition contains peer-reviewed... more...