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Differential hybrid games
Platzer A. ACM Transactions on Computational Logic 18(3): 1-44, 2017. Type: Article
As software becomes ever more pervasive in safety-critical devices--from pacemakers to cars, from robots to airplanes--it is important that we have means of insuring their safety. For some of the more advanced applications, namely those ...
Website hosting and migration with Amazon Web Services: a practical guide to moving your website to AWS
Nadon J., Apress, New York, NY, 2017. 257 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484225-88-2)
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of the key players in providing modern cloud infrastructure to businesses of all sizes. This book is a good introductory resource for a person who wants to dive into the AWS world. It is a practical and easy-to-fol...
Health informatics data analysis: methods and examples
Xu D., Wang M., Zhou F., Cai Y., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 210 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319449-79-1)
The increasing availability of health-related datasets and the advances in processing capabilities and technology related to data management and the big data spectrum have led to great interest in analyzing biomedical and e-health data. This book ...
Codes and rings: theory and practice
Shi M., Alahmadi A., Solé P., Academic Press, London, UK, 2017. 318 pp. Type: Book (978-0-128133-88-0)
Error-correcting codes are everywhere and play an important role in our daily lives, from scanning barcodes or participating in a Skype chat, a credit card transaction, or a phone call, to storing data on computers. They provide data reliability i...
Wearable IoT data stream traceability in a distributed health information system
Lomotey R., Pry J., Sriramoju S. Pervasive and Mobile Computing 40 692-707, 2017. Type: Article
Personal use of wearable Internet of Things (IoT) devices for health monitoring is rapidly expanding. For medical use, routing continuous streams of this data raises new security, safety, and complexity concerns. This paper explores traceability b...
Game theory for data science: eliciting truthful information
Faltings B., Radanovic G., Morgan & Claypool Publishers, San Rafael, CA, 2017. 152 pp. Type: Book (978-1-627057-29-5)
Quality is crucial for any use of collected data. In addition to more traditional methods of data cleansing for data warehousing, new kinds of data provided by people have become important. To get truthful information from the answering individual...
Harmonies of disorder: Norbert Wiener: a mathematician-philosopher of our time
Montagnini L., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 307 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319506-56-2)
Norbert Wiener was one of the great geniuses of the 20th century. Harmonies of disorder is a brilliant biography that carefully details every aspect of Wiener’s background and contributions without using any equations, making it acce...
A generalized attack on RSA type cryptosystems
Bunder M., Nitaj A., Susilo W., Tonien J. Theoretical Computer Science 704 74-81, 2017. Type: Article
The safety of the well-known RSA cryptosystem is based on the fact that, in general, it is computationally very hard to factorize large integers. Given two large prime numbers
, the public key is the pa...
Practical Python design patterns: Pythonic solutions to common problems
Badenhorst W., Apress, New York, NY, 2017. 350 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484226-79-7)
Python programmers (as well as programmers in other languages) use patterns all the time. For example, the Python statement “for character in string” is a pattern for traversing a string. One of the strengths of Python is that it has a...
Springer handbook of global navigation satellite systems
Teunissen P., Montenbruck O., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 1327 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319429-26-7)
Global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) are the topic of this book. It presents foundational mathematics used in various operations related to GNSS. It describes major existing GNSS systems in the world, and various GNSS-related organizations, ...
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