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  • Discriminative Learning for Speech Recognitionby Xiadong He; Li Deng

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2008; US$ 40.00

    In this book, we introduce the background and mainstream methods of probabilistic modeling and discriminative parameter optimization for speech recognition. The specific models treated in depth include the widely used exponential-family distributions and the hidden Markov model. A detailed study is presented on unifying the common objective functions... more...

  • Chinese Massage Manualby Sarah Pritchard; Li He

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 49.95

    This comprehensive, introductory book covers the essentials of Chinese massage (Tui na), including the fundamental principles of Chinese medicine, and the 20 basic massage techniques. It also includes treatment advice for 12 common ailments, so that the reader can practice what he or she has learnt to good effect. The book covers: · Instruction... more...

  • Waveform Design for Active Sensing Systemsby Hao He; Jian Li; Petre Stoica

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 100.00

    Ideal for researchers and practitioners looking to develop and use computational algorithms for waveform design in diverse active sensing applications. more...

  • Approximation Methods for Polynomial Optimizationby Zhening Li; Simai He; Shuzhong Zhang

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 49.49

    Polynomial optimization have been a hot research topic for the past few years and its applications range from Operations Research, biomedical engineering, investment science, to quantum mechanics, linear algebra, and signal processing, among many others. In this brief the authors discuss some important subclasses of polynomial optimization models... more...

  • Smart Nanomaterials for Sensor Applicationby Songjun Li; Yi Ge; He Li

    Bentham Science Publishers 2012; US$ 34.00

    Recent concerns about environmental exposure to both biological and chemical agents have been critical to the development of new sensor and detector technologies. New materials are being developed to meet the challenges ahead. Smart nanomaterials appear to be a key solution to these challenges. This e-book summarizes current progress in sensor applications... more...

  • Technology for Advanced Focal Plane Arrays of HgCdTe and AlGaNby Li He; Dingjiang Yang; Guoqiang Ni

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 184.19

    This book introduces the basic framework of advanced focal plane technology based on the third-generation infrared focal plane concept. The essential concept, research advances, and future trends in advanced sensor arrays are comprehensively reviewed. Moreover, the book summarizes recent research advances in HgCdTe/AlGaN detectors for the infrared/ultraviolet... more...

  • Reduced Modelling of Planar Fuel Cellsby Zhongjie He; Hua Li; Karl Erik Birgersson

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 138.14

    This book focuses on novel reduced cell and stack models for proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs) and planar solid oxide fuel cells (P-SOFCs) that serve to reduce the computational cost by two orders of magnitude or more with desired numerical accuracy, while capturing both the average properties and the variability of the dependent variables... more...

  • China’s Rising IQ (Innovation Quotient) and Growthby Hui He; Nan Li; Jing Fang

    International Monetary Fund 2017; US$ 9.00

    This paper examines whether the rapid growing firm patenting activity in China is associatedwith real economic outcome by building a unique dataset uniting detailed firm balance sheetinformation with firm patent data for the period of 1998-2007. We find strong evidence thatwithin-firm increases in patent stock are associated with increases in firm... more...

  • Imbalance and Rebalanceby Yang Li; Xiaojing Zhang; Lichao He

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 138.14

    This book focuses on global financial systems. After summarising historical financial institutions, it subsequently uses economic and econometrical models to analyse the strengths and weaknesses of these institutions and their role in the history. Readers, especially international readers, will be introduced to prominent Chinese scholars’ ideas and... more...

  • Does the Stock Market Boost Firm Innovation?by Hui He; Hanya Li; Jinfan Zhang

    International Monetary Fund 2017; US$ 9.00

    The paper analyses the effect of the stock market on firm innovation through the lens of initial publicoffering (IPO) using uniquely matched Chinese firm-level data. We find that IPOs lead to an increasein both the quantity and quality of firm innovation activity. In addition, IPOs expand a firm’s scopeof innovation beyond its core business. The impact... more...