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  • Ultra-Broadly Tunable Light Sources Based on the Nonlinear Effects in Photonic Crystal Fibersby Lei Zhang

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 82.67

    This thesis examines laser generation from the ultraviolet to the short edge of the mid-infrared band by exploiting the nonlinear effects in photonic crystal fibers (PCFs). Several different physical mechanisms are investigated by using homemade PCFs with elaborately customized dispersion profiles. A particular focus is on the development of fiber... more...

  • Information Systems and Computing Technologyby Lei Zhang; Yonggen Gu

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 145.95

    Information systems are complex, including data collecting, storing, processing and delivering. The main components of information systems are computer hardware and software, telecommunications, databases and data warehouses, human resources, and procedures. With the development of information systems, the innovation technologies and their applications... more...

  • Modeling and Computation in Engineering IIIby Lei Zhang; Liquan Xie

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 159.00

    The demands of modeling and computation in engineering are rapidly growing as a multidisciplinary area with connections to engineering, mathematics and computer science. Modeling and Computation in Engineering III contains 45 technical papers from the 3 rd International Conference on Modeling and Computation in Engineering (CMCE 2014, 28-29 June... more...

  • Wireless Network Securityby Lei Chen; Jiahuang Ji; Zihong Zhang

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 102.75

    This book offers comprehensive discussion of current wireless network security technologies, vulnerabilities and potential threats, introduces and explains corresponding security standards and protocols, and provides detailed solutions to security concerns. more...

  • Lead-Acid Battery Technologiesby Joey Jung; Lei Zhang; Jiujun Zhang

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 189.95

    Lead-Acid Battery Technologies: Fundamentals, Materials, and Applications offers a systematic and state-of-the-art overview of the materials, system design, and related issues for the development of lead-acid rechargeable battery technologies. Featuring contributions from leading scientists and engineers in industry and academia, this book: Describes... more...

  • Security-Aware Device-to-Device Communications Underlaying Cellular Networksby Aiqing Zhang; Liang Zhou; Lei Wang

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 50.78

    The objective of this SpringerBrief is to present security architectures and incentive mechanisms to realize system availability for D2D communications. D2D communications enable devices to communicate directly, improving resource utilization, enhancing user’s throughput, extending battery lifetime, etc. However, due to the open nature of D2D communications,... more...

  • Machinery, Materials Science and Engineering Applicationsby Fei Lei; Qiang Xu; Guangde Zhang

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 229.95

    This conference proceeding contains papers presented at the 6th International Conference on Machinery, Materials Science and Engineering Applications (MMSE 2016), held 28-30 October, 2016 in Wuhan, China. The conference proceeding contributions cover a large number of topics, both theoretical and applied, including Material science, Electrical Engineering... more...

  • Advanced Biometricsby David Zhang; Guangming Lu; Lei Zhang

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 153.54

    This book describes a range of new biometric technologies, such as high-resolution fingerprint, finger-knuckle-print, multi-spectral backhand, 3D fingerprint, tongueprint, 3D ear, and multi-spectral iris technologies. Further, it introduces readers to efficient feature extraction, matching and fusion algorithms, in addition to developing potential... more...

  • Challenges and Opportunity with Big Databy Lin Zhang; Lei Ren; Fabrice Kordon

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 50.78

    This book presents the thoroughly refereed and revised post-workshop proceedings of the 19th Monterey Workshop, held in Beijing, China, in Ocotber 2016. The workshop explored the challenges associated with the Development, Operation and Management of Large-Scale complex IT Systems.  The 18  revised full papers presented were significantly... more...

  • Social Group Utility Maximizationby Xiaowen Gong; Xu Chen; Lei Yang; Junshan Zhang

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 50.78

    This SpringerBrief explains how to leverage mobile users' social relationships to improve the interactions of mobile devices in mobile networks. It develops a social group utility maximization (SGUM) framework that captures diverse social ties of mobile users and diverse physical coupling of mobile devices. Key topics include random access control,... more...