Download e-book for kindle: Computer Supported Qualitative Research: Second by António Pedro Costa,Luís Paulo Reis,Francislê Neri de

By António Pedro Costa,Luís Paulo Reis,Francislê Neri de Souza,António Moreira

ISBN-10: 3319611208

ISBN-13: 9783319611204

This publication encompasses a number of the articles permitted for presentation and dialogue on the moment overseas Symposium on Qualitative examine (ISQR2017), held in Salamanca, Spain, July 12-14, 2017. ISQR2017 is a part of the Iberian-American Congress on Qualitative study (CIAIQ), and featured 4 major software fields (Education, health and wellbeing, Social Sciences, and Engineering and expertise) and 7 major matters: reason and Paradigms of Qualitative examine; Systematization of ways with Qualitative reports; Qualitative and combined tools learn; info research forms; leading edge methods of Qualitative info research; Qualitative examine in net Contexts; Qualitative research with the help of particular software program. This publication is a worthy source for teachers, researchers, lecturers and scholars who desire info at the above themes, in addition to at the use of computing device Assisted Qualitative information research (CAQDAS). 

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New PDF release: Intelligent Systems: Current Progress

By Djabeur Mohamed Seifeddine Zekrifa

ISBN-10: 1974067653

ISBN-13: 9781974067657

Computational intelligence is a well-established paradigm, the place new theories with a
sound organic realizing were evolving. the present experimental systems
have the various features of organic desktops (brains in different phrases) and are
beginning to be equipped to accomplish a number of projects which are tough or most unlikely to do
with traditional pcs. As glaring, the final word fulfillment during this box would
be to imitate or exceed human cognitive functions together with reasoning, recognition,
creativity, feelings, figuring out, studying and so forth. This publication comprising of 17
chapters deals a step by step creation (in a chronological order) to the various
modern computational intelligence instruments utilized in functional challenge fixing. Staring with
different seek suggestions together with expert and uninformed seek, heuristic search,
minmax, alpha-beta pruning equipment, evolutionary algorithms and swarm intelligent
techniques; the authors illustrate the layout of knowledge-based platforms and advanced
expert platforms, which include uncertainty and fuzziness. computing device studying algorithms
including determination timber and synthetic neural networks are offered and at last the
fundamentals of hybrid clever platforms also are depicted.
Academics, scientists in addition to engineers engaged in examine, improvement and
application of computational intelligence concepts, laptop studying and knowledge mining
would locate the excellent insurance of this booklet invaluable.

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Download e-book for iPad: Fault Diagnosis and Fault-Tolerant Control Strategies for by Marcin Witczak

By Marcin Witczak

ISBN-10: 3319030132

ISBN-13: 9783319030135

ISBN-10: 3319380427

ISBN-13: 9783319380421

This ebook offers chosen fault analysis and fault-tolerant regulate ideas for non-linear platforms in a unified framework. specifically, ranging from complicated country estimation techniques as much as smooth delicate computing, the discrete-time description of the process is hired half I of the booklet offers unique learn effects relating to nation estimation and neural networks for powerful fault prognosis. half II is dedicated to the presentation of built-in fault analysis and fault-tolerant structures. It begins with a normal fault-tolerant regulate framework, that is then prolonged via introducing robustness with admire to numerous uncertainties. eventually, it's proven the way to enforce the proposed framework for fuzzy structures defined by way of the well known Takagi–Sugeno models.

This examine monograph is meant for researchers, engineers, and complex postgraduate scholars up to speed and electric engineering, machine technological know-how, in addition to mechanical and chemical engineering.

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Download e-book for iPad: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Frontiers by Suresh Chandra Satapathy,Vikrant Bhateja,Siba K.

By Suresh Chandra Satapathy,Vikrant Bhateja,Siba K. Udgata,Prasant Kumar Pattnaik

ISBN-10: 981103155X

ISBN-13: 9789811031557

The e-book is a suite of high quality peer-reviewed examine papers awarded at overseas convention on Frontiers of clever Computing: conception and functions (FICTA 2016) held in class of machine Engineering, KIIT college, Bhubaneswar, India in the course of sixteen - 17 September 2016. The ebook goals to offer theories, methodologies, new rules, stories, purposes in all components of clever computing and its purposes to varied engineering disciplines like computing device technological know-how, electronics, electric, mechanical engineering, etc.

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Hybrid Optimization: The Ten Years of CPAIOR: 45 (Springer by Pascal van Hentenryck,Michela Milano PDF

By Pascal van Hentenryck,Michela Milano

ISBN-10: 1441916431

ISBN-13: 9781441916433

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Hybrid Optimization specializes in the appliance of man-made intelligence and operations learn recommendations to constraint programming for fixing combinatorial optimization difficulties. This ebook covers the main appropriate issues investigated within the final ten years by way of best specialists within the box, and speculates approximately destiny instructions for research.

This e-book contains contributions via specialists from diversified yet similar components of study together with constraint programming, selection idea, operations study, SAT, synthetic intelligence, in addition to others. those various views are actively mixed and contrasted to be able to review their relative advantages.

This volume presents options for hybrid modeling, built-in fixing recommendations together with worldwide constraints, decomposition ideas, use of relaxations, and seek thoughts together with tree seek neighborhood seek and metaheuristics. numerous purposes of the recommendations provided in addition to supplementary computational instruments also are discussed.

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Download PDF by Masayuki Matsui: Fundamentals and Principles of Artifacts Science: 3M&I-Body

By Masayuki Matsui

ISBN-10: 9811004722

ISBN-13: 9789811004728

this can be the 1st e-book protecting unique details at the mathematical technological know-how of such the artifacts as 3M&I-body method, during which “3M” ability human, material/machine, funds, and “I” skill the information/method in nature as opposed to artifacts. This e-book is the manufactured from business engineering as opposed to Wiener’s cybernetics problem for a half-century.

For 3M&I-body, there are methods of man-made intelligence/IoT (internet of items) and Matsui's matrix/3D to systemization and regulate. the previous is the analogical and visible method of actual entity. The latter is the electronic and logical method of approach selection and is utilized to the robotics of bodies.

The mathematical technology of a physique is definitely constituted of the algebra, geometry, research, and keep an eye on on Matsui’s equation, towards the sandwich and balancing propositions of our bodies. The sandwich matters suggest the squeeze or pinching theorem in arithmetic on the 3M&I-body, and the balancing matters suggest the primary of balancing and invisible collaboration of our bodies, starting from the paintings of Archimedes.

This publication contributes to the combination of information and intelligence in technology and facilitate the conclusion of the cyber/real-world , comparable to the company robotic, cloud-coordinated supply-chain administration (SCM), and clever towns within the close to future.

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Download e-book for kindle: Cybernetics and Mathematics Applications in Intelligent by Radek Silhavy,Roman Senkerik,Zuzana Kominkova

By Radek Silhavy,Roman Senkerik,Zuzana Kominkova Oplatkova,Zdenka Prokopova,Petr Silhavy

ISBN-10: 3319572636

ISBN-13: 9783319572635

This publication offers new tools for and techniques to real-world difficulties in addition to exploratory learn describing novel arithmetic and cybernetics purposes in clever structures. It makes a speciality of glossy tendencies in chosen fields of technological structures and automation keep watch over idea. It additionally introduces new algorithms, tools and purposes of clever structures in automation, technological and commercial applications. 

This e-book constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the Cybernetics and arithmetic purposes in clever platforms element of the sixth computing device technology online convention 2017 (CSOC 2017), held in April 2017.

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Download e-book for iPad: Concept Formation and Knowledge Revision by Stefan Wrobel

By Stefan Wrobel

ISBN-10: 079239500X

ISBN-13: 9780792395003

ISBN-10: 1441951466

ISBN-13: 9781441951465

A primary assumption of labor in synthetic intelligence and desktop studying is that wisdom is expressed in a working laptop or computer with the aid of information representations. because the right selection of such representations is a tricky job that essentially impacts the services of a method, the matter of computerized representation change is a crucial subject in present learn. Concept Formation and wisdom Revision specializes in illustration swap as a concept formation activity, concerning options because the effortless representational vocabulary from which additional statements are constructed.
Taking an interdisciplinary process from mental foundations to computing device implementations, the publication attracts on current mental effects concerning the nature of human options and suggestion formation to ensure the scope of idea formation phenomena, and to spot power parts of computational proposal formation versions. The important thought of this paintings is that computational proposal formation can usefully be understood as a approach that's caused in a demand-driven type by way of the representational wishes of the training approach, and determine the knowledge revision actions of a approach as a specific context for one of these approach.
The ebook offers an in depth research of the revision challenge for first-order clausal theories, and develops a collection of postulates that this kind of operation should still fulfill. It indicates how a minimal thought revision operator should be discovered through the use of exception units, and that this operator is certainly maximally normal. The ebook then exhibits that proposal formation will be prompted from in the wisdom revision procedure each time the prevailing illustration doesn't allow the believable reformulation of an exception set, demonstrating the usefulness of the technique either theoretically and empirically inside of the educational wisdom acquisition process MOBAL.
In utilizing a first-order illustration, this booklet is a part of the speedily constructing box of Inductive good judgment Programming (ILP). through integrating the computational matters with mental and basic discussions of notion formation phenomena, the ebook will be of curiosity to readers either theoretically and psychologically prone.

From the foreword by means of Katharina Morik:

` the appropriate to mix the 3 assets of synthetic intelligence learn has nearly by no means been reached. this sort of mixed and built-in examine calls for the researcher to grasp various methods of pondering, diversified paintings types, various units of literature, and diverse study techniques. It calls for functions in software program engineering for the applying half, in theoretical machine technology for the idea half, and in psychology for the cognitive half. crucial power for synthetic intelligence is to maintain the integrative view and to create a real unique paintings that is going past the gathering of items from varied fields.
This publication achieves such an integrative view of thought formation and wisdom revision by way of offering the way

  • from mental investigations that point out that ideas are theories and element on the very important position of a requirement for studying.
  • to an applied process which helps clients of their projects while operating with an information base
  • and its theoretical beginning. '

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New PDF release: Developing Intelligent Agent Systems: A Practical Guide

By Lin Padgham,Michael Winikoff

ISBN-10: 0470861207

ISBN-13: 9780470861202

Build your individual clever agent system…

Intelligent agent know-how is a device of recent machine technological know-how that may be used to engineer complicated machine programmes that behave rationally in dynamic and altering environments. purposes diversity from small programmes that intelligently seek the internet trading items through digital trade, to self sufficient house probes. 

This robust know-how isn't really general, although, as constructing clever agent software program calls for excessive degrees of teaching and skill. The authors of this booklet have constructed and confirmed a strategy and instruments for constructing clever agent systems. With this system (Prometheus) builders can commence agent-oriented designs and implementations simply from scratch saving beneficial time and resources.

Developing clever Agent Systems not just solutions the questions “what are agents?” and “why are they useful?” but in addition the the most important query: “how do I layout and construct clever agent systems?” The booklet covers every thing a practitioner must understand to start to successfully use this know-how - together with an advent to the proposal of brokers, an outline of the recommendations concerned, and a software program engineering methodology.

Read on for:

  • a functional step by step creation to designing and construction clever agent systems.
  • a complete life-cycle technique for constructing clever agent structures masking specification, research, layout and implementation of agents.
  • PDT: Prometheus layout Tool – software program aid for the Prometheus layout process.
  • the instance of an digital book place to demonstrate the layout method during the book.

Electronic assets together with the Prometheus layout instrument (PDT), are available at:

This publication is geared toward commercial software program builders, software program engineers and at complex undergraduate students.  It assumes wisdom of easy software program engineering yet doesn't require wisdom of synthetic Intelligence or of arithmetic. Familiarity with Java may also help in interpreting the examples in bankruptcy 10.

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Get Applied Machine Learning with Python PDF

By Hamidreza Sattari

Key Features

  • Develop a whole appreciation of the massive subject matters in desktop studying, like while supervised or unsupervised studying is appropriate
  • Stay clear of partisanship in regards to libraries and learn how to review libraries exclusively in line with their usefulness in a real-world context.
  • Show useful makes use of of deep learning
  • when are you able to use computer studying algorithms and while are deep studying algorithms applicable- laptop studying for company, now not Kaggle competitions

Book Description

When a developer applies desktop studying within the actual international, he wishes how computer studying tasks are carried out from soup to nuts, from the instant info need to be ready for computer studying initiatives, as much as the probabilities awarded via deep studying libraries. decisions of computing device studying algorithms are typically awarded in newcomers books, yet then the context within which they're getting used has a tendency to be lacking. This booklet is intended as a follow-up to introductory books on laptop studying, and it'll fill gaps just like the training of computing device studying info for ML initiatives, the diversity and strengths of computing device studying libraries, and the way tasks utilizing neural networks and deep studying algorithms are literally achieved. In different phrases, this booklet embeds what has been discovered in idea and in small tasks, within the real-world.

What you'll learn

  • Data Integration for desktop studying projects
  • Data processing for laptop studying projects
  • Develop a whole appreciation for neural networks and deep learning
  • Learn to choose from computing device studying libraries
  • Use disbursed computing device studying, e.g.Spark MLib, whilst appropriate

About the Author

Hamidreza Sattari is an IT expert and has labored in numerous components of software program engineering, from programming to structure in addition to administration. He holds a master’s measure in software program engineering from Herriot Watt collage in Scotland. in recent times, his parts of curiosity were software program structure, facts technology, and laptop studying. He co-authored the Spring net prone 2 Cookbook and and Spring necessities for Packt. He additionally keeps a web publication lower than

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