Optical Fiber Telecommunications. Components and Subsystems by Ivan Kaminow, Tingye Li, Alan E Willner

By Ivan Kaminow, Tingye Li, Alan E Willner

Optical Fiber Telecommunications VI (A&B) is the 6th in a chain that has chronicled the growth within the R&D of lightwave communications because the early Seventies. Written by way of lively experts from academia and undefined, this version brings a clean glance to many crucial subject matters, together with units, subsystems, platforms and networks. A principal subject is the allowing of high-bandwidth communications in a cheap demeanour for the advance of shopper functions. those volumes are a great reference for R&D engineers and bosses, optical structures implementers, collage researchers and scholars, community operators, and investors.

Volume A

is dedicated to parts and subsystems, together with photonic built-in circuits, multicore and few-mode fibers, photonic crystals, silicon photonics, sign processing, and optical interconnections.

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Image Processing And Analysis: Variational, Pde, Wavelet, by Tony Chan, Jianhong Shen

By Tony Chan, Jianhong Shen

This booklet is certainly precious in that it touches on many technical parts appropriate to fashionable picture processing. It does it with a remarkably deep realizing of the thoughts concerned and an awesome compactness.

Definitely now not for newbies, extra for those who have already been brought to those subject matters and need to reinforce their wisdom. perfect for a post-doctoral viewers.

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Mathematical and Statistical Methods for Imaging: Nims by Habib Ammari, Josselin Garnier, Hyeonbae Kang, Knut Solna

By Habib Ammari, Josselin Garnier, Hyeonbae Kang, Knut Solna

This quantity includes the lawsuits of the NIMS Thematic Workshop on Mathematical and Statistical tools for Imaging, which was once held from August 10-13, 2010, at Inha college, Incheon, Korea. The aim of this quantity is to provide the reader a deep and unified knowing of the sector of imaging and of the analytical and statistical instruments utilized in imaging. It deals an excellent review of the present prestige of the sphere and of instructions for extra examine. hard difficulties are addressed from analytical, numerical, and statistical views. The articles are dedicated to 4 major parts: analytical research of robustness; speculation trying out and backbone research, fairly for anomaly detection; new effective imaging innovations; and the consequences of anisotropy, dissipation, or attenuation in imaging

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Optical switching/networking and computing for multimedia by Mohsen Guizani, Abdella Battou

By Mohsen Guizani, Abdella Battou

This quantity unearths the most recent study on advertisement platforms with as much as a hundred and sixty OC-48 channels, optical ATM swap architectures, optical multiprotocol lambda and label switching, synchronous optical networks and electronic hierarchy, and the net Protocol layer. The textual content comprises contemporary advancements within the routing potency of multihop optical networks supported via wavelength department multiplexing (WDM) with restricted wavelength conversion. It additionally explores various routing ideas in WDM networks for digital topology mapping, wavelength routing and task, dynamic routing, QoS provisions, and multicasting. The publication examines demanding situations dealing with providers and repair prone in increasing optical networking features for the following new release web.

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PET/CT in Gynecological Cancers by Tara Barwick, Andrea Rockall

By Tara Barwick, Andrea Rockall

This ebook is a pocket consultant to the technological know-how and perform of PET/CT imaging of gynecological malignancies. The clinical ideas of PET/CT, the radiopharmaceuticals utilized in the context of gynecological cancers, the function of PET/CT in those sufferers, the attribute PET/CT findings, and barriers and pitfalls are all basically defined. furthermore, details is equipped on medical presentation, analysis, staging, pathology, administration, and radiological imaging. The publication is released in the Springer sequence Clinicians' courses to Hybrid Imaging, that's aimed toward referring clinicians, nuclear medicine/radiology physicians, radiographers/technologists, and nurses who typically paintings in nuclear drugs and perform multidisciplinary conferences. Compiled lower than the auspices of the British Nuclear medication Society, the sequence is the joint paintings of many colleagues and pros around the world who percentage a typical imaginative and prescient and function in selling and aiding nuclear medication as a big imaging strong point for the prognosis and administration of oncological and non-oncological conditions.

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Semantic-Based Visual Information Retrieval by Yu-Jin Zhang by Yu-Jin Zhang

By Yu-Jin Zhang

Semantic-based visible details retrieval is likely one of the so much hard examine instructions of content-based visible details retrieval. It presents effective instruments for entry, interplay, looking out, and retrieving from accumulated databases of visible media. construction on learn from over 30 best specialists from all over the world, Semantic-Based visible info Retrieval provides state of the art developments and advancements within the box, and likewise brings a variety of concepts and algorithms approximately semantic-based visible info retrieval. It covers many serious matters, corresponding to: multi-level illustration and outline, scene figuring out, semantic modeling, picture and video annotation, human-computer interplay, and extra. Semantic-Based visible details Retrieval additionally explains targeted recommendations to a variety of sensible purposes. Researchers, scholars, and practitioners will locate this entire and distinct quantity to be a roadmap for making use of appropriate equipment in semantic-based visible details retrieval.

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Digital Watermarking and Steganography by Frank Y. Shih

By Frank Y. Shih

This booklet intends to supply a complete assessment on diversified elements of mechanisms and methods for info defense. it's written for college students, researchers, and pros learning within the box of multimedia protection and steganography. Multimedia safeguard and steganography is principally proper as a result worldwide scale of electronic multimedia and the quick progress of the net. electronic watermarking know-how can be utilized to assure authenticity and will be utilized as facts that the content material has now not been altered due to the fact that insertion. up to date concepts and advances in watermarking are explored during this new version. The combinational spatial and frequency domain names watermarking strategy presents a brand new suggestion of enlarging the embedding skill of watermarks. The genetic set of rules (GA) dependent watermarking process solves the rounding errors challenge and supply a good embedding technique. every one bankruptcy offers the reader with a basic, theoretical framework, whereas constructing the large complicated innovations and contemplating the fundamental rules of the electronic watermarking and steganographic structures. numerous powerful algorithms which are offered all through illustrate the framework and supply advice and instruments in knowing and enforcing the basic principles.

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Color Appearance Models by Mark D. Fairchild

By Mark D. Fairchild

The essential source for readers desiring to appreciate visible belief and for these attempting to produce, reproduce and degree colour visual appeal in a number of purposes corresponding to imaging, leisure, fabrics, layout, structure and lighting.

This publication builds upon the good fortune of past variants, and may proceed to serve the wishes of these pros operating within the box to resolve sensible difficulties or trying to find history for on-going learn tasks. it will additionally act as an exceptional direction textual content for senior undergraduates and postgraduates learning colour science.

The 3rd variation of Color visual appeal versions contains a number of new and improved sections supplying an up-to-date overview of colour visual appeal and contains a number of the most generally used versions to this point, making sure its endured good fortune as the complete source on colour visual appeal models.

Key features:

  • Presents the basic thoughts and phenomena of colour visual appeal (what gadgets seem like in normal viewing events) and sensible recommendations to degree, version and are expecting these appearances.
  • Includes the transparent clarification of basic thoughts that makes the implementation of mathematical versions really easy to understand.
  • Explains many differing kinds of types, and provides a transparent context for the versions, their use, and destiny instructions within the field.

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Quality in Nuclear Medicine by Andor W.J.M. Glaudemans, Jitze Medema, Annie K. van Zanten,

By Andor W.J.M. Glaudemans, Jitze Medema, Annie K. van Zanten, Rudi A.J.O. Dierckx, C.T.B. (Kees) Ahaus

This finished textbook offers a state-of-the-art assessment of the capacity wherein caliber in sufferer care is ensured in the box of nuclear medication. said specialists within the box conceal either administration facets, comparable to legislation, criteria, instructions, sufferer safeguard, administration tools, and companies, and particular matters, together with radiation safeguard and kit. caliber in Nuclear medication not just offers precise details at the issues mentioned yet must also stimulate extra dialogue and supply a massive software to all pros within the box of nuclear medication and their stakeholders. Readers will locate that the ebook offers a wealth of fine tips and displays the pioneering function of nuclear drugs in advancing diversified facets of caliber inside of medicine.

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