Category: European

  • Ambient Intelligence: 12th European Conference, AmI 2015, by Boris De Ruyter, Achilles Kameas, Periklis Chatzimisios,

    By Boris De Ruyter, Achilles Kameas, Periklis Chatzimisios, Irene Mavrommati

    This booklet constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the twelfth eu convention on Ambient Intelligence, AmI 2015, held in Athens, Greece, in November 2015.

    The 21 revised complete papers offered including five brief papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from forty eight submissions. over the last two decades, the imaginative and prescient of Ambient Intelligence has steadily materialized right into a plethora of applied sciences and units, that are being brought into nearly each element of daily life, therefore affecting our skills, actions, habit and within the end,shaping a brand new method of thinking.

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  • Advances in Information Retrieval: 31th European Conference by W. Bruce Croft (auth.), Mohand Boughanem, Catherine Berrut,

    By W. Bruce Croft (auth.), Mohand Boughanem, Catherine Berrut, Josiane Mothe, Chantal Soule-Dupuy (eds.)

    This booklet constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the thirtieth annual ecu convention on info Retrieval learn, ECIR 2009, held in Toulouse, France in April 2009.

    The forty two revised complete papers and 18 revised brief papers offered including the abstracts of three invited lectures and 25 poster papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 188 submissions. The papers are equipped in topical sections on retrieval version, collaborative IR / filtering, studying, multimedia - metadata, specialist seek - advertisements, review, opinion detection, net IR, illustration, clustering / categorization in addition to dispensed IR.

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  • Tragfähigkeit von Geschäftsmodellen der New Economy: Das by Joachim Deinlein

    By Joachim Deinlein

    Neue Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologien führen zu einer zunehmenden Elektronisierung von Geschäftsbeziehungen. Im Rahmen des Gründerbooms der Internet-Ökonomie etablierten sich zahlreiche elektronische Märkte, auf denen einzelne oder alle Phasen marktlicher Leistungskoordination zwischen Wirtschaftssubjekten abgewickelt werden.

    Joachim Deinlein untersucht, inwieweit die elektronische Abwicklung für Anbieter und Nachfrager tatsächlich Nutzen stiftet. Er erarbeitet schrittweise und auf der foundation vorwiegend institutionenökonomischer Ansätze einen umfassenden Katalog von Kriterien, die die Tragfähigkeit elektronischer Märkte maßgeblich beeinflussen, und entwickelt einen Ansatz zur internetmäßigen Vermarktungsfähigkeit von Gütern und Dienstleistungen.

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  • Holland under Habsburg rule, 1506-1566: the formation of a by James D. Tracy

    By James D. Tracy

    Less than what stipulations have been constrained types of self-government attainable in medieval and early glossy Europe? whereas many historians have sought a solution through concentrating on the improvement of parliamentary associations in rising nationwide monarchies, or investigating the broader autonomy loved by way of quite a few city-states inside their very own borders, James Tracy appears as a substitute at an intermediate point of political association, the self-governing province. Readers of medieval and early glossy ecu historical past will research right here how the province of Holland, throughout the reigns of Charles V and Philip II (1506-1566), successfully underwent an apprenticeship in self-government.
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  • Enhancing European Security: Living in a Less Nuclear World by Ian M. Cuthbertson, David Robertson, John Edwin Mroz

    By Ian M. Cuthbertson, David Robertson, John Edwin Mroz

    Although the authors think that the extent of traditional and nuclear forces in Europe may still and should be lowered, they don't contemplate that the army tool may have misplaced all of its worth in eu political beliefs. They nonetheless see a necessity to be ready for pressure and conflict.

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  • Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Soil by A. Anagnostopoulos, M. Pachakis, Ch. Tsatsanifos

    By A. Anagnostopoulos, M. Pachakis, Ch. Tsatsanifos

    This ebook comprises the papers awarded on the fifteenth eu convention on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, held in Athens, Greece. massive growth has been made in contemporary a long time in knowing the engineering habit of these demanding soils and vulnerable rocks that sincerely fall into both the sphere of soil or of rock mechanics, and there were vital advancements in layout and building tips on how to focus on them. development will be much more fascinating, notwithstanding, for these fabrics which fall into the gray zone among soils and rocks. They current specific demanding situations as a result of their variety, the problems and difficulties bobbing up of their id and type, their sampling and trying out and within the institution of compatible types to thoroughly describe their habit. The booklet goals to supply an up-to-date evaluate of the prevailing world wide wisdom of the geological positive aspects, engineering homes and behaviour of such tough soils and vulnerable rocks, with specific connection with the layout and building equipment and difficulties linked to those fabrics.

    IOS Press is a world technological know-how, technical and scientific writer of top of the range books for teachers, scientists, and pros in all fields.

    the various components we submit in:

    -Artificial intelligence
    -Databases and knowledge systems
    -Maritime engineering
    -All points of physics
    -The wisdom economy
    -Urban studies
    -Arms control
    -Understanding and responding to terrorism
    -Medical informatics
    -Computer Sciences

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  • Toward a Common European Union Energy Policy: Problems, by John S. Duffield, Vicki L. Birchfield

    By John S. Duffield, Vicki L. Birchfield

    This booklet presents a well timed and accomplished review of the latest advancements in eu Union strength and weather coverage. With up-to date empirical research via greater than a dozen major specialists and students from either Europe and the USA, this quantity deals the main definitive evaluate of this crucial quarter of eu integration and policymaking. Separate chapters handle key factor components, the regulations of the top ecu member states, and subject matters that reduce throughout coverage and institutional limitations.
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