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Hardware (B)
Delay/power modeling and optimization of FinFET circuit modules under PVT variations : ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems

Driven by the increasing demands of low power and high performance, the semiconductor industry has pushed the device...
Simulation (B.6.3...) | Apr 28 16

Computer Systems Organization (C)
A MapReduce scratchpad memory for multi-core cloud computing applications : Microprocessors & Microsystems

MapReduce is a programming framework that is widely used for data center cloud computing or multicore system-on-chip (SoC) applications. The goal...
Multiple Data Stream Architectures (C.1.2) | May 19 16

FPGA-GPU communicating through PCIe : Microprocessors & Microsystems

Hardware accelerators have seen increasing use in the last decade and can provide significant performance benefits compared to traditional central processing unit (CPU) architectures, especially for massively...
Parallel Processors (C.1.2...) | May 18 16

Linux XIA: an interoperable meta network architecture to crowdsource the future Internet : ANCS 15

The Internet becomes increasingly available each day. Access to it in a variety of forms posts challenges to the traditional design of the Internet protocol (IP). This inspiring paper introduces the Linux kernel...
Network Communications (C.2.1...) | May 18 16

Efficient distributed computation of distance sketches in networks : Distributed Computing

Shortest path computation is fundamental not only to efficient node-to-node communications, but also to search, discovery of relatedness between uniform resource locators...
Distributed Networks (C.2.1...) | May 11 16

Adaptive compressive sensing based sample scheduling mechanism for wireless sensor networks : Pervasive and Mobile Computing

Compressed sensing (CS) has matured rapidly and should continue to do so for some time. In CS, a so-called sparse signal is accurately observed...
Sensor networks (C.2.1...) | May 9 16

Discovery in the Internet of Things: the Internet of Things : Ubiquity

The challenge of making sense of data collected in the Internet of Things (IoT), such that the “needle” can be found in the digital haystack, is the focus of this work. This is a significant area of research in the...
Internet (C.2.1...) | May 3 16

Optimal routing with scheduling and channel assignment in multi-power multi-radio wireless sensor networks : Ad Hoc Networks

A multi-functional technology in the wireless sensor networking (WSN) area is tackled in this paper: routing optimization (RO) with scheduling, channel, and power assignment (SCP) in multi-power multi-radio...
Routing Protocols (C.2.2...) | May 20 16

SAfeDJ: a crowd-cloud codesign approach to situation-aware music delivery for drivers : ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications

Hu et al. describe a music recommendation system for drivers based on the driver’s social condition and fatigue level and the road condition. It uses a...
Distributed Systems (C.2.4) | May 10 16

Software (D)
Writing a performance-portable matrix multiplication : Parallel Computing

An important challenge of parallel programming--programming optimization with regard to the specific characteristics of the target computer architecture--is addressed in this paper. For this, an auto-tuning approach is...
Parallel Programming (D.1.3...) | May 26 16

General Literature (A)

Lauren Ipsum

Those among us who have printed the jargon dictionary on greenbar fanfold will love this book. But what of the target audience, girls and young women who may be on the verge of attraction to computer science? Amazon rankings are solid, but are the...
General Literary Works (A.0...) | May 25 16


The market for predictive analytics, software to forecast the future, is projected to grow on the order of 25 to 30 percent per year over the next five years. That market is dominated by packages advertising one variety or another of “artificial intelligence.” In the midst...
Miscellaneous (A.m) | May 23 16

Computer Systems Organization (C)

Computer and communication networks

With this second edition, Nader Mir provides a comprehensive introduction to the most important topics in current networking. The almost 900-page book is composed of 22 chapters addressing packet-switching concepts, the well-known transmission control protocol...
Data Communications (C.2.0...) | May 26 16

Bio-inspired computation in telecommunications

Are you an engineer in telecommunications responsible for planning and laying out complex communication networks in a cost-effective, optimal way? Or, are you an Internet-based service provider such...
Data Communications (C.2.0...) | May 11 16

CMDB systems: making change work in the age of cloud and agile

Configuration management databases (CMDBs) are tools that provide a single, trusted source of information on how IT environments are configured and how IT systems interact with each other...
Distributed Systems (C.2.4) | May 18 16

Industrial applications of high-performance computing

High-performance computing (HPC) in general involves combining computing power so that much better performance can be achieved than from a single desktop computer when solving significant problems...
Performance of Systems (C.4) | May 19 16

Software (D)

Learn to program with Minecraft: transform your world with the power of Python

Minecraft is a popular video game available for most operating systems, dedicated game consoles, and mobile devices. Its deceptively simple blocky 3D graphics are counterbalanced by the creative...
General (D.1.0) | May 13 16

Introduction to programming with Fortran: with coverage of Fortran 90, 95, 2003, 2008 and 77 (3rd ed.)

Few programming languages can match the distinguished history of Fortran. The first language for which a compiler was written, it was designed for scientific computation; it is still predominant in this field--and will likely continue to be for some...
General (D.1.0) | May 11 16

Murach’s Android programming

Murach’s Android programming aims to give a structured learning path to the developer new to Android, guiding him from installing Android Studio to finishing his first app and uploading it to the Play Store. The book...
Object-Oriented Programming (D.1.5) | May 26 16

Core Java: volume 1—fundamentals (10th ed.)

The Java language has recently been extended and improved with new features in Java 8; it is great for us to have a book that covers the essential features for Java programming usage. Core Java consists...
Object-Oriented Programming (D.1.5) | May 4 16

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