




Finding a healthier approach to managing medical data: Communications of the ACM
Healthcare providers are confronted with formidable obstacles when it comes to providing effective medical care, even without taking into account the existing privacy laws that protect patients. Is the use... more
Medical Information Systems (J.3...)  Aug 14 18
Let’s HPC: Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing
Let’s HPC (www.letshpc.org) is a platform for highperformance computing (HPC) users, especially HPC students, to efficiently and effectively compare different algorithms with different parameters. Users first write a program to solve... more
Computers & Education (K.3)  Aug 14 18
New infinite family of regular edgeisoperimetric graphs: Theoretical Computer Science
An application, engineering or otherwise, often triggers the introduction of a new concept of a combinatorial nature. This leads researchers to study related theoretical and computational issues. Again... more
Graph Theory (G.2.2)  Aug 10 18
A Hoare logic for GPU kernels: ACM Transactions on Computational Logic
Graphics processing units (GPUs) are hardware accelerators, originally designed to facilitate the fast rendering of images. Later, they became popular for computing in performancesensitive areas... more
Logics of Programs (F.3.1...)  Aug 8 18
Metaheuristic approaches to the placement of suicide bomber detectors: Journal of Heuristics
This paper considers the problem of placing suicide bomber detectors. The model takes into account the probability that a given detector may fail to detect bombers. In brief, the model assumes a layout... more
Heuristic Methods (I.2.8...)  Aug 6 18
Multi swarm optimization algorithm with adaptive connectivity degree: Applied Intelligence
Do topological properties have any impact on the search behavior of populationbased stochastic optimization methods like particle swarm optimization (PSO)? Can a PSO algorithm... more
Learning (I.2.6)  Aug 6 18
ETARM: an efficient topk association rule mining algorithm: Applied Intelligence
Association rule mining is a central component of data mining that deals with finding associations between elements in a database based on their use. The ubiquitous presence of association rules is... more
Learning (I.2.6)  Aug 6 18
Ordered line integral methods for computing the quasipotential: Journal of Scientific Computing
This paper provides a detailed study of ordered line integral methods (OLIMs), “a new family of methods for computing the quasipotential on a regular mesh.” In the systems behavior... more
Probability & Statistics (G.3)  Aug 3 18
Security challenges and opportunities of softwaredefined networking: IEEE Security and Privacy
Softwaredefined networking (SDN) is becoming a new paradigm for computer networks, gaining popularity in industry and academia alike. While SDN introduces new capabilities to traditional networking, it also... more
Security & Protection (C.2.0...)  Aug 3 18
Softwaredefined network forensics: IEEE Network
Over the years, network traffic has increased exponentially, and will continue to increase in the future. New network technologies are required to deal with the expanding network traffic and infrastructure. A softwaredefined network (SDN) is one such... more
Internet (C.2.1...)  Aug 2 18









Elements of causal inference
Databased resolution of uncertainty in science must deal with two largely orthogonal issues: doubt (the degree of belief that one has in a scientific proposition) and ambiguity (one’s understanding of the proposition). (This critical distinction is articulated most... more
Probability & Statistics (G.3)  Aug 13 18
Data analytics and decision support for cybersecurity
Data analytics and decision support have recently influenced many fields; cybersecurity is one of them. This book, published in Springer’s “Data Analytics” series, is on data analytics and decision... more
Content Analysis & Indexing (H.3.1)  Aug 13 18
Computer architecture: a quantitative approach (6th ed.)
Computer architecture has evolved over time. Today’s cheap yet powerful computer systems are a result of hardware miniaturization and optimization techniques, among many other factors. Progress will... more
General (C.0)  Aug 13 18
Practical machine learning with Python
The book’s title explicitly states its main purpose: to provide a practical problemsolving guide for those who seek to build realworld applications. The book consists of 12 chapters divided into three parts, the first two dealing with fundamentals and the third with... more
Python (D.3.2...)  Aug 10 18
Advanced objectoriented programming in R
Computer science (CS) research has changed dramatically in recent years. It now often involves analyzing large datasets and testing hypotheses through a set of statistical tests. Along this line, R is one of the most widely used programming languages for... more
ObjectOriented Programming (D.1.5)  Aug 9 18
Computer arithmetic and formal proofs
The audience for this superlatively researched and crafted book includes postgraduate students and practitioners of floatingpoint (FP) computation or formal verification. The authors “sincerely hope that, after reading this book, you will feel like formally... more
Formal Methods (D.2.4...)  Aug 8 18
Advances in multirate systems
Multirate systems are systems in which multiple sampling rates are used for filtering data/signals. This book describes some advances in multirate systems. The main focus is on digital signal processing (DSP)related applications. The descriptions in the... more
Signal Analysis, Synthesis & Proc. (H.5.5...)  Aug 7 18
Predicting user performance and errors
This book focuses on the important and interesting topic of automatic usability evaluation, which has costsaving potential for designing, deploying, and maintaining applications. This topic, especially automation, is even more relevant in the multitarget world... more
Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) (H.5.2...)  Aug 7 18
High performance computing: modern systems and practices
Either a layperson in programming or an experienced serial programming expert will like this textbook, which presents all the flavors of largescale and parallel computing. All the relevant topics are covered to... more
Super Computers (C.5.1...)  Aug 6 18
Distributed ledger technology: the science of the blockchain (2nd ed.)
Even though the blockchain technology was created for the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, its current uses seem practically unlimited, and some speculate that it can transform the entire information technology (IT) world... more
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) (K.4.4...)  Aug 3 18


