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  • Coding for Data and Computer Communicationsby David Salomon

    Springer US 2006; US$ 122.25

    Coding is an highly integral component of viable and efficient computer and data communications, yet the often heavy mathematics that form the basis of coding can prevent a serious and practical understanding of this important area. "Coding for Data and Computer Communications" eschews the complex mathematics and clearly describes the core concepts,... more...

  • Transformations and Projections in Computer Graphicsby David Salomon

    Springer London 2007; US$ 85.57

    Transformations and Projections in Computer Graphics provides a thorough background, discussing the mathematics of perspective in a detailed, yet accessible style. It also reviews nonlinear projections in depth, including fisheye, panorama, and map projections frequently used to enhance digital images. more...

  • Variable-length Codes for Data Compressionby David Salomon

    Springer London 2007; US$ 85.57

    Most data compression methods that are based on variable-length codes employ the Huffman or Golomb codes. However, there are a large number of less-known codes that have useful properties - such as those containing certain bit patterns, or those that are robust - and these can be useful. This book brings this large set of codes to the attention of... more...

  • An Introduction to the 'Glossa Ordinaria' as Medieval Hypertextby David A. Salomon

    University of Wales Press 2012; US$ 34.00

    A primer and study of the Glossa Ordinaria, the medieval glossed Bible first printed in 1480/81. more...

  • The Computer Graphics Manualby David Salomon

    Springer London 2011; Not Available

    This book presents a broad overview of computer graphics (CG), its history, and the hardware tools it employs. Covering a substantial number of concepts and algorithms, the text describes the techniques, approaches, and algorithms at the core of this field. more...

  • A Guide to Data Compression Methodsby David Salomon

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 94.13

    In 1829, Louis Braille, a young organist in a Paris church, blind since age 3, invented the well-known code for the blind, still in common use today all over the world and named after him. Braille himself modified his code in 1834, and there have been several modifications since. However, the basic design of this code, where each character is represented... more...

  • Computer Graphics and Geometric Modelingby David Salomon

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 85.57

    Joseph-Louis Lagrange (1736-1813), one of the greatest mathematicians of the 18th century, made important contributions to the theory of numbers and to analytical and celestial mechanics. His most important work is Mecanique Analytique (1788), the textbook on which all subsequent work in this field is based. A contempo­ rary reader is surprised to... more...

  • The Advanced TEXbookby David Salomon

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 122.25

    "Why is 'lEX so hard to use?" is the most frequent comment/complaint made by (frustrated) 'lEX users. The answer: Because it is programmable (has many features commonly found in programming languages), because it pays attention to detail, and because its creator has developed it for his own use (perhaps also his administrative assistant's) and not... more...

  • Mental Spaceby David Alcorn; Salomon Resnik

    Karnac Books 1994; US$ 28.99

    This book is a collection of lessons on psychotic experience. A question of experience of living and communicating rather than of lessons in the traditional sense. His contributions are the expression of a culture that is both psychoanalytical and psychiatric but above all bound up with the human sciences. more...

  • Perspektiven sozialer Demokratie in der Postdemokratieby Oliver Eberl; David Salomon

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 30.81

    Der Band untersucht die Perspektiven sozialer Demokratie in der Postdemokratie anhand zweier Leitfragen: Stellt Postdemokratie wirklich eine stabile Ordnung dar oder doch nur einen Zwischenzustand zu einer autoritären Überwindung der politischen Demokratie? Welche demokratischen Formen der Überwindung von Postdemokratie können zugleich als Verwirklichung... more...