Knowledge Computing and its Applications

Knowledge Computing in Specific Domains: Volume II

Editors: Margret Anouncia, S., Kock Wiil, Uffe (Eds.)

  • Serves as an essential reference work for scholars and practitioners engaged in the knowledge engineering process
  • Presents ideas and processes involved in forming knowledge-based applications
  • Provides valuable insights into applications where knowledge computing is a key factor
  • Includes convincing case studies and intersecting fruitful ideas on knowledge computing applications with illustrated examples
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This book highlights technical advances in knowledge management and their applications across a diverse range of domains. It explores the applications of knowledge computing methodologies in image processing, pattern recognition, health care and industrial contexts. The chapters also examine the knowledge engineering process involved in information management.

Given its interdisciplinary nature, the book covers methods for identifying and acquiring valid, potentially useful knowledge sources. The ideas presented in the respective chapters illustrate how to effectively apply the perspectives of knowledge computing in specialized domains.

About the authors

Margret Anouncia S is a Professor at Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University in India. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Bharathidasan University (1993), Tiruchirappalli, India and her Master’s in Software Engineering from Anna University (2000), Chennai, India. She was awarded a doctorate in Computer Science and Engineering at VIT University (2008). Her main areas of interest include digital image processing, software engineering and knowledge engineering. 

Uffe Kock Wiil received his M.Sc. (1990) and Ph.D. (1993) degrees from Aalborg University, Denmark. He has been a Professor of Software Engineering at the University of Southern Denmark since 2004. His primary research interests are health informatics (clinical decision support systems; patient empowerment) and security informatics (analysis and visualization of crime-related data).

 

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Probabilistic Graphical Models for Medical Image Mining Challenges of New Generation

    Tumula, Sridevi (et al.)

    Pages 3-28

  • Pipeline Crack Detection Using Mathematical Morphological Operator

    Prema Kirubakaran, A. (et al.)

    Pages 29-46

  • Efficiency of Multi-instance Learning in Educational Data Mining

    Anupama Kumar, S. (et al.)

    Pages 47-64

  • Ontology-Driven Decision Support Systems for Health Care

    Shridevi, S. (et al.)

    Pages 65-86

  • Prediction of Land Cover Changes in Vellore District of Tamil Nadu by Using Satellite Image Processing

    Prabu, M. (et al.)

    Pages 87-100

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eBook $99.00
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Hardcover $129.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-8257-3
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Knowledge Computing and its Applications
Book Subtitle
Knowledge Computing in Specific Domains: Volume II
Editors
  • S. Margret Anouncia
  • Uffe Kock Wiil
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-8258-0
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-8258-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-8257-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 346
Number of Illustrations and Tables
20 b/w illustrations, 55 illustrations in colour
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