Cognitive MAC Designs for OSA Networks (SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Cognitive MAC Designs for OSA Networks (SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering)

This SpringerBrief presents recent advances in the cognitive MAC designs for opportunistic spectrum access (OSA) networks. It covers the basic MAC functionalities and MAC enhancements of IEEE 802.11. Later chapters discuss the existing MAC protocols for OSA and classify them based on characteristic features.The authors provide new research in adaptive carrier sensing-based MAC designs tailored for OSA, which optimize spectrum utilization and ensure a peaceful coexistence of licensed and unlic…

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Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward (CROP Series)

Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward (CROP Series)

The Millennium Development Goals have recently passed their review deadline and the international community is consequently beginning to debate the future of the United Nations development policy. As a result, a new academic critique of the subject is essential. Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals fulfills that role, bringing together leading economists to provide a timely evaluation of the UN’s prevailing development agenda.   Examining current development efforts, goals, and polici…

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Java Web Services: Up and Running, 2nd Edition

Java Web Services: Up and Running, 2nd Edition

Learn how to develop REST-style and SOAP-based web services and clients with this quick and thorough introduction. This hands-on book delivers a clear, pragmatic approach to web services by providing an architectural overview, complete working code examples, and short yet precise instructions for compiling, deploying, and executing them. You’ll learn how to write services from scratch and integrate existing services into your Java applications.
With greater emphasis on REST-style services, t…

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Emergencies in Anaesthesia, 2 edition

Emergencies in Anaesthesia, 2 edition

The second edition of this essential handbook provides a practical, accessible guide to all emergency situations encountered during, and immediately following, anaesthesia. It covers the major specialties including cardiovascular medicine, respiratory medicine, obstetrics, and paediatrics, and each section begins with a clear table listing presentation, diagnosis, exclusions, immediate action, and follow up action. These subsections are then expanded upon in bullet format. Additional sect…

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Spark for Python Developers

Spark for Python Developers

Key FeaturesSet up real-time streaming and batch data intensive infrastructure using Spark and PythonDeliver insightful visualizations in a web app using Spark (PySpark)Inject live data using Spark Streaming with real-time eventsBook DescriptionLooking for a cluster computing system that provides high-level APIs? Apache Spark is your answer―an open source, fast, and general purpose cluster computing system. Spark’s multi-stage memory primitives provide performance up to 100 times faster than …

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A Lexical Description of English for Architecture: A Corpus-based Approach

A Lexical Description of English for Architecture: A Corpus-based Approach

This book offers a thorough lexical description of an English for Specific Purposes (ESP) variety, English for Architecture, by means of a selfmade corpus. As other knowledge communities, Architecture practitioners have a distinctive discourse and a linguistic identity of their own. Both are conveyed through specific linguistic realizations, and are of considerable interest in the field of ESP. The corpus used was designed for the purpose of describing and analyzing the main lexical featu…

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The Art of Mental Training – A Guide to Performance Excellence (Classic Edition)

The Art of Mental Training – A Guide to Performance Excellence (Classic Edition)

Achieve the Champion Mindset for Peak Performance with this Amazon Best- Seller Reach New Levels of Success and Mental Toughness With This Ultimate Guide. Learn the “Science of Success” – Step by Step – and Prepare to Excel. In this concise and highly acclaimed training guide, Coach DC Gonzalez teaches a blend of unique mental training technologies, sports psychology essentials, and peak performance methods that are effective and motivational, and designed to help you in business, sports,…

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Understanding Regression Analysis: An Introductory Guide (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences)

Understanding Regression Analysis: An Introductory Guide (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences)

The authors have provided beginners with a background to the frequently-used technique of linear regression. It is not intended to be a substitute for a course or textbook in statistics, but rather a stop-gap for students who encounter empirical work before undertaking a statistics course. It provides a heuristic explanation of the procedures and terms used in regression analysis and has been written at the most elementary level.

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UFO CRASH AT ROSWELL

UFO CRASH AT ROSWELL

In the summer of 1947 something mysterious crashed in the New Mexican desert near the town of Roswell. Whether it was an alien spacecraft manned by tiny humanlike beings or—the US government’s official explanation—a scientific research balloon has long been a subject of passionate debate. Transcending the believer-versus-skeptic debate, anthropologists Benson Saler and Charles A. Ziegler contend that the Roswell story is best understood as a modern American myth. They show how the story—and i…

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