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  Decoding the representation of code in the brain: an fMRI study of code review and expertise
Floyd B., Santander T., Weimer W.  ICSE 2017 (Proceedings of the 39th International Conference on Software Engineering, Buenos Aires, Argentina,  May 20-28, 2017) 175-186, 2017. Type: Proceedings

This paper presents an excellent example of an inter-disciplinary study to understand how the human brain processes common software engineering tasks by using medical imaging....

Oct 20 2017
  Computational botany: methods for automated species identification
Remagnino P., Mayo S., Wilkin P., Cope J., Kirkup D.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 114 pp. Type: Book (978-3-662537-43-5)

A multidisciplinary domain that indirectly supports information technology (IT) and botanic areas--image analysis modeling and the associated algorithms for implementing automatic systems for plant species identification--is addressed in...

Sep 20 2017
  Machine learning paradigms: artificial immune systems and their applications in software personalization
Sotiropoulos D., Tsihrintzis G.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 327 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319471-92-1)

Machine learning paradigms is an excellent introduction to both immunology from a computer scientist point of view and to algorithms designed and inspired by the biological immune system....

Jul 25 2017
  Big data analytics in genomics
Wong K.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 428 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319412-78-8)

The discovery of the DNA molecule’s structure and sequence underlines the importance of its diverse functions within living organisms. The problem is analogous to, but much more complicated than, reverse-engineering abstract data types imple...

Jul 10 2017
  The Turing guide
Copeland J., Bowen J., Sprevak M., Wilson R.,  Oxford University Press, New York, NY, 2017.Type: Book (9780198747826 ), Reviews: (2 of 2)

The 42 chapters of this richly illustrated book describe Turing’s life and contributions from different viewpoints and at different abstraction levels. These essays, written for a (more or less) general audience, frequently show that Turing&...

Jul 7 2017
  Handbook of biometrics for forensic science
Tistarelli M., Champod C.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 369 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319506-71-5)

Biometric samples have been used in forensic examinations for decades. However, this book is a compilation of efforts by several groups to systematize the union of the two sciences into a body of knowledge to be used, in concert, for criminal inve...

Jun 22 2017
   The Turing guide
Copeland J., Bowen J., Sprevak M., Wilson R.,  Oxford University Press, New York, NY, 2017.Type: Book (9780198747826 ), Reviews: (1 of 2)

According to a famous dictum, history is written by the victors....

Jun 14 2017
  Human and robot hands: sensorimotor synergies to bridge the gap between neuroscience and robotics
Bianchi M., Moscatelli A.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 283 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319267-05-0)

Neuroscience deals with the controlling of senses in humans and their function in the day-to-day work of the human body. In parallel, the robotics field is developing artificial senses or their capabilities in robots. This book discusses human and...

Mar 8 2017
  Improved algorithms for constructing consensus trees
Jansson J., Shen C., Sung W.  Journal of the ACM 63(3): 1-24, 2016. Type: Article

A phylogenetic tree is a popular structure used by both biologists and computer scientists to infer evolutionary relationships among various species. In spite of its popularity, different methods, datasets, heuristics and so on used to generate th...

Feb 8 2017
  Reconstruction of gene regulatory networks based on repairing sparse low-rank matrices
Chang Y., Dobbe R., Bhushan P., Gray J., Tomlin C.  IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics 13(4): 767-777, 2016. Type: Article

The reconstruction of gene regulatory networks (GRN) is a complex problem that merits attention due to the need to organize time series gene expression data into meaningful structures. Data-driven techniques allow large datasets to be analyzed wit...

Feb 1 2017
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