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Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation

Editors: Elleithy, K., Sobh, T., Iskander, M., Kapila, V., Karim, M.A., Mahmood, A. (Eds.)

  • Collects papers presented at a high-caliber research conference
  • All manuscripts have passed at least two reviews
  • Covers a multidisciplinary range of topics, from an international perspective
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Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation includes a set of rigorously reviewed world-class manuscripts addressing and detailing state-of-the-art research projects in the following areas:

Computer Networks: Access Technologies, Medium Access Control, Network architectures and Equipment, Optical Networks and Switching, Telecommunication Technology, and Ultra Wideband Communications.

Engineering Education and Online Learning: including development of courses and systems for engineering, technical and liberal studies programs; online laboratories; intelligent testing using fuzzy logic; taxonomy of e-courses; and evaluation of online courses.

Pedagogy: including benchmarking; group-learning; active learning; teaching of multiple subjects together; ontology; and knowledge management.

Instruction Technology: including internet textbooks; virtual reality labs, instructional design, virtual models, pedagogy-oriented markup languages; graphic design possibilities; open source classroom management software; automatic email response systems; tablet-pcs; personalization using web mining technology; intelligent digital chalkboards; virtual room concepts for cooperative scientific work; and network technologies, management, and architecture.

Coding and Modulation: Modeling and Simulation, OFDM technology , Space-time Coding, Spread Spectrum and CDMA Systems.

Wireless technologies: Bluetooth , Cellular Wireless Networks, Cordless Systems and Wireless Local Loop, HIPERLAN, IEEE 802.11, Mobile Network Layer, Mobile Transport Layer, and Spread Spectrum.

Network Security and applications: Authentication Applications, Block Ciphers Design Principles, Block Ciphers Modes of Operation, Electronic Mail Security, Encryption & Message Confidentiality, Firewalls, IP Security, Key Cryptography & Message Authentication, and Web Security.

Robotics, Control Systems and Automation: Distributed Control Systems, Automation, Expert Systems, Robotics, Factory Automation, Intelligent Control Systems, Man Machine Interaction, Manufacturing Information System, Motion Control, and Process Automation.

Vision Systems: for human action sensing, face recognition, and image processing algorithms for smoothing of high speed motion.

Electronics and Power Systems: Actuators, Electro-Mechanical Systems, High Frequency Converters, Industrial Electronics, Motors and Drives, Power Converters, Power Devices and Components, and Power Electronics.

Table of contents (110 chapters)

  • Education in the Clouds: How Colleges and Universities are Leveraging Cloud Computing

    Wyld, David C. (et al.)

    Pages 1-6

  • Weak Orderings of Knowledge States

    Encheva, Sylvia (et al.)

    Pages 7-12

  • Problem Based Learning: Obtaining Enzyme Kinetics Parameters Integrating Linear Algebra, Computer Programming and Biochemistry Curriculum

    Regalado-Méndez, A. (et al.)

    Pages 13-18

  • Adaptive Assessments using Open Standards

    León, Héctor G. Barbosa (et al.)

    Pages 19-24

  • Online Academic Advising Support

    Albalooshi, Fawzi (et al.)

    Pages 25-29

Buy this book

eBook $229.00
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Hardcover $299.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $299.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-8977-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation
Editors
  • Khaled Elleithy
  • Tarek Sobh
  • Magued Iskander
  • Vikram Kapila
  • Mohammad A. Karim
  • Ausif Mahmood
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-90-481-9151-2
DOI
10.1007/978-90-481-9151-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-90-481-9150-5
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-8977-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 643
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