New for Computer Science

University Libraries has acquired a number of new eBooks, books and databases for Computer Science researchers, students and faculty.


Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science. Collection 1

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science. Collection 2

Description: Synthesis is an innovative information service for the research, development, and educational community in engineering and computer science. The basic component of the library is a 50- to 100-page “Lecture”; a self-contained electronic book that synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by an expert contributor to the field. We believe that they offer unique value to the reader by providing more analysis and depth than the typical research journal article. They are also more dynamic and convenient than traditional print or digital handbooks, contributed volumes, and monographs. The library and its lectures are organized by series. Each series is managed by a prominent consulting editor. The series editor guides lecture topic and author selection as well as peer review. New series and lectures will be added continuously and existing lectures will be revised as needed. This will make the collection dynamic in a way that has not been achieved with traditional reference or educational products. The Synthesis platform provides the user with access to content in PDF with live links to references and sophisticated search and personalization functions.

Books/ eBooks

Biologically inspired cognitive architectures, 2011 : proceedings of the second Annual Meeting of the BICA Society ; edited by Alexei V. Samsonovich and Kamilla R. Jóhannsdóttir.
Series: Frontiers in artificial intelligence and applications v.233.
Subjects: Biologically-inspired computing > Congresses.
Artificial intelligence > Congresses.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
Q336 .B396 2011

Computing with Spatial Trajectories
Author: Zheng, Yu
Subjects: Database management.
Data mining.
Location-based services.
Spatial systems.
Pattern recognition systems.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
QA76.9 .D3 C66 2011

The Design of Cloud Workflow Systems
Author: Liu, Xiao
Series: Springer Briefs in computer science.
Subjects: Cloud computing.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
QA76.585 .D48 2012

Detection and Identification of Rare Audiovisual Cues
Authors: Weinshall, Daphne., Anemuller, Jorn., Gool, Luc van
Series: Studies in computational intelligence v. 384.
Subjects: Machine learning.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
Q325.5 .D48 2012

Emerging research in artificial intelligence and computational intelligence : International Conference, AICI 2011 Taiyuan, China, September 23-25, 2011 : proceedings
Series: Communications in computer and information science ; 237.
Subjects: Artificial intelligence > Congresses.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
Q334 .I54985 2011

Innovations in intelligent machines. 2, Intelligent paradigms and applications
 Authors: Watanabe, Toyohide., Jain, L. C.
Series: Studies in computational intelligence v. 376.
Subjects: Conscious automata.
Artificial intelligence > Technological innovations.
Robots > Technological innovations.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
Q335 .I486 2012

Learning to rank for information retrieval and natural language processing
Author: Li, Hang
Series: Synthesis lectures on human language technologies ; lecture #12.
Subjects: Supervised learning (Machine learning)
Ranking and selection (Statistics)
Information retrieval.
Natural language processing (Computer science)
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
Q325.75 .L5 2011

Mobile intention recognition
Author: Kiefer, Peter
Subjects: Mobile computing.
User interfaces (Computer systems)
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
QA76.59 .K54 2012

Real-Time Collision Detection
Author: Ericson, Christer
Series: Morgan Kaufmann series in interactive 3D technology,
Subjects: Computer games > Programming.
Holdings: Online Library

 Recognizing variable environments : the theory of cognitive prism
Author: Dong, Tiansi
Series: Studies in computational intelligence,
Subjects: Computer vision.
Pattern perception.
Computational intelligence.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
TA1632 .D65 2012

Self-organising software : from natural to artificial adaptation
Authors: Di Marzo Serugendo, Giovanna., Gleizes, Marie-Pierre., Karageorgos, Anthony
Series: Natural computing series,
Subjects: Self-adaptive software.
Electronic data processing > Distributed processing.
Holdings: Science Engineering Library
QA76.76 .S375 S44 2011

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Janet Clarke

Janet Clarke

Associate Dean, Research & User Engagement at Stony Brook University Libraries
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