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Product Description: What should we do, or leave undone, in a day or a lifetime? How much messiness should we accept? What balance of the new and familiar is the most fulfilling? These may seem like uniquely human quandaries, but they are not. Computers, like us, confront limited space and time, so computer scientists have been grappling with similar problems for decades...read more

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9781627790369 | Henry Holt & Co, April 19, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A fascinating exploration of how insights from computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives, helping to solve common decision-making problems and illuminate the workings of the human mindAll our lives are constrained by limited space and time, limits that give rise to a particular set of problems.

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9781250118363 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, April 4, 2017), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: What should we do, or leave undone, in a day or a lifetime?

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Product Description: Crafts of Simulation Programs is a collection of tools, techniques and theories required to develop and implement simulation models on a computer. This timely book provides the various skills and techniques needed in simulation programming with general-purpose languages...read more

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9789814740173 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 31, 2016, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Crafts of Simulation Programs is a collection of tools, techniques and theories required to develop and implement simulation models on a computer.

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Product Description: This volume details several important databases and data mining tools. Data Mining Techniques for the Life Sciences, Second Edition guides readers through archives of macromolecular three-dimensional structures, databases of protein-protein interactions, thermodynamics information on protein and mutant stability, “Kbdock” protein domain structure database, PDB_REDO databank, erroneous sequences, substitution matrices, tools to align RNA sequences, interesting procedures for kinase family/subfamily classifications, new tools to predict protein crystallizability, metabolomics data, drug-target interaction predictions, and a recipe for protein-sequence-based function prediction and its implementation in the latest version of the ANNOTATOR software suite...read more
By Frank Eisenhaber (editor)

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9781493935703 | 2 edition (Humana Pr Inc, May 28, 2016), cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This volume details several important databases and data mining tools.
9781603272407 | 1 edition (Humana Pr Inc, January 3, 2010), cover price $169.00 | About this edition: Most life science researchers will agree that biology is not a truly theoretical branch of science.

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Product Description: Presents an overview of the complex biological systems used within a global public health setting and features a focus on malaria analysis Bridging the gap between agent-based modeling and simulation (ABMS) and geographic information systems (GIS), Spatial Agent-Based Simulation Modeling in Public Health: Design, Implementation, and Applications for Malaria Epidemiology provides a useful introduction to the development of agent-based models (ABMs) by following a conceptual and biological core model of Anopheles gambiae for malaria epidemiology...read more

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9781118964354 | 1 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 11, 2016), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Presents an overview of the complex biological systems used within a global public health setting and features a focus on malaria analysis Bridging the gap between agent-based modeling and simulation (ABMS) and geographic information systems (GIS), Spatial Agent-Based Simulation Modeling in Public Health: Design, Implementation, and Applications for Malaria Epidemiology provides a useful introduction to the development of agent-based models (ABMs) by following a conceptual and biological core model of Anopheles gambiae for malaria epidemiology.

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Product Description: Provides a tutorial on the computational tools that use mathematical optimization concepts and representations for the curation, analysis and redesign of metabolic networks  Organizes, for the first time, the fundamentals of mathematical optimization in the context of metabolic network analysis Reviews the fundamentals of different classes of optimization problems including LP, MILP, MLP and MINLP Explains the most efficient ways of formulating a biological problem using mathematical optimization Reviews a variety of relevant problems in metabolic network curation, analysis and redesign with an emphasis on details of optimization formulations Provides a detailed treatment of bilevel optimization techniques for computational strain design and other relevant problems...read more

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9781119028499 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 23, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Provides a tutorial on the computational tools that use mathematical optimization concepts and representations for the curation, analysis and redesign of metabolic networks  Organizes, for the first time, the fundamentals of mathematical optimization in the context of metabolic network analysis Reviews the fundamentals of different classes of optimization problems including LP, MILP, MLP and MINLP Explains the most efficient ways of formulating a biological problem using mathematical optimization Reviews a variety of relevant problems in metabolic network curation, analysis and redesign with an emphasis on details of optimization formulations Provides a detailed treatment of bilevel optimization techniques for computational strain design and other relevant problems

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Product Description: Presents modeling approaches that can be performed in SysML and other modeling languages This book combines the emerging discipline of systems architecting with model-based approaches using SysML. The early chapters of the book provide the fundamentals of systems architecting; discussing what systems architecting entails and how it benefits systems engineering...read more

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9781118893647 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 26, 2015, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Presents modeling approaches that can be performed in SysML and other modeling languages This book combines the emerging discipline of systems architecting with model-based approaches using SysML.

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Product Description: This book is an entertaining, easy to read introduction to advanced numerical modeling. The aim of the book is to lead the reader on a journey towards the ‘holy grail’ of numerical simulation, namely one without the requirement of mesh generation, that takes data directly from CAD programs...read more

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9781138026346 | CRC Pr I Llc, July 27, 2015, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This book is an entertaining, easy to read introduction to advanced numerical modeling.

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Product Description: Developed through theoretical thinking and tested by nurse education researchers, the NLN Jeffries Simulation Theory helps to articulate phenomena that exist within clinical simulation. By establishing and communicating known relationships within these phenomena, this theory provides a strong foundation for research and education, and enables future discovery of best practices in simulation...read more

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9781934758243 | 1 edition (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, September 9, 2015), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Developed through theoretical thinking and tested by nurse education researchers, the NLN Jeffries Simulation Theory helps to articulate phenomena that exist within clinical simulation.

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Product Description: This century has seen the development of technologies for manipulating and controlling matter and light at the level of individual photons and atoms, a realm in which physics is fully quantum-mechanical. The dominant experimental technology is the laser, and the theoretical paradigm is quantum optics...read more

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9781783266159 | Imperial College Pr, July 31, 2015, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: This century has seen the development of technologies for manipulating and controlling matter and light at the level of individual photons and atoms, a realm in which physics is fully quantum-mechanical.

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9781783266166 | Imperial College Pr, July 31, 2015, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: This century has seen the development of technologies for manipulating and controlling matter and light at the level of individual photons and atoms, a realm in which physics is fully quantum-mechanical.

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Product Description: Engage your most struggling readers in grades 3-6 with Red Rhino Nonfiction! This new series features high-interest topics in every content area. Visually appealing full-color photographs and illustrations, fun facts, and short chapters keep emerging readers focused...read more

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9781680210361 | Saddleback Pub, July 1, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Engage your most struggling readers in grades 3-6 with Red Rhino Nonfiction!

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9780606372046 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, July 1, 2015), cover price $20.80 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Emphasizes a hands-on approach to learning statistical analysis and model building through the use of comprehensive examples, problems sets, and software applications With a unique blend of theory and applications, Simulation Modeling and Arena®, Second Edition integrates coverage of statistical analysis and model building to emphasize the importance of both topics in simulation...read more

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9781118607916 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 22, 2015), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Emphasizes a hands-on approach to learning statistical analysis and model building through the use of comprehensive examples, problems sets, and software applications With a unique blend of theory and applications, Simulation Modeling and Arena®, Second Edition integrates coverage of statistical analysis and model building to emphasize the importance of both topics in simulation.
9780470097267 | Pap/cdr edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 27, 2009), cover price $237.15 | About this edition: Engineers will benefit from this book because it blends the theoretical aspects of simulations with a simulation package so they can put the concepts to practice.

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Product Description: In social science outstanding results are yielded by advanced simulation methods, based on state of the art software technologies and an appropriate combination of qualitative and quantitative methods. This book presents examples of successful applications of modelling and computing in social science: business and logistic process simulation and optimization, deeper knowledge extractions from big data, better understanding and predicting of social behaviour and modelling health and environment changes...read more
By Janez Povh (editor)

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9783631663660 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 26, 2015, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: In social science outstanding results are yielded by advanced simulation methods, based on state of the art software technologies and an appropriate combination of qualitative and quantitative methods.

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Product Description: The advent of widespread fast computing has enabled us to work on more complex problems and to build and analyze more complex models. This book provides an introduction to one of the primary methodologies for research in this new field of knowledge...read more

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9780405082276, titled "Whole Art of the Stage" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1968, cover price $38.95 | also contains Whole Art of the Stage | About this edition: The whole art of the stage is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of 1684.

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9780262731898 | Mit Pr, April 3, 2015, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: The advent of widespread fast computing has enabled us to work on more complex problems and to build and analyze more complex models.

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9783110401172, titled "Mit allem rechnen - zur Philosophie der Computersimulation: Zur Philosophie Der Computersimulation" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, March 27, 2015, cover price $140.00

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Product Description: The book describes a computational model of the immune system reaction, C-ImmSim, built along the lines of the computer model known as the Celada-Seiden model (CS-model). The computational counterpart of the CS-model is called IMMSIM which stands for IMMune system SIMulator...read more

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9781466597488 | CRC Pr I Llc, April 7, 2015, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: The book describes a computational model of the immune system reaction, C-ImmSim, built along the lines of the computer model known as the Celada-Seiden model (CS-model).

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Product Description: The importance of simulation in education, specifically in legal subjects, is here discussed and explored within this innovative collection. Demonstrating how simulation can be constructed and developed for learning, teaching and assessment, the text argues that simulation is a pedagogically valuable and practical tool in teaching the modern law curriculum...read more
By Edward Phillips (editor)

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9781472412591 | Ashgate Pub Co, December 30, 2014, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: The importance of simulation in education, specifically in legal subjects, is here discussed and explored within this innovative collection.

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Product Description: A Practical Guide to SysML, Third Edition, fully updated for SysML version 1.4, provides a comprehensive and practical guide for modeling systems with SysML. With their unique perspective as leading contributors to the language, Friedenthal, Moore, and Steiner provide a full description of the language along with a quick reference guide and practical examples to help you use SysML...read more

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9780379000894, titled "Getting the Most Out of High School" | Oceana Pubns, June 1, 1967, cover price $6.50 | also contains Getting the Most Out of High School

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9780128002025 | 3 edition (Morgan Kaufmann Pub, October 24, 2014), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: A Practical Guide to SysML, Third Edition, fully updated for SysML version 1.
9780123852069 | 2 edition (Morgan Kaufmann Pub, October 17, 2011), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: A Practical Guide to SysML: The Systems Modeling Language is a comprehensive guide for understanding and applying SysML to model systems.
9780123786074 | Morgan Kaufmann Pub, August 20, 2009, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: A Practical Guide to SysML: The Systems Modeling Language is a comprehensive guide to SysML for systems and software engineers.
9780123743794 | Morgan Kaufmann Pub, July 24, 2008, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: Systems engineers must understand how all the parts of a digital system work together, including hardware AND software.

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9780080558363, titled "Practical Guide to Sysml: The Systems Modeling Language" | Morgan Kaufmann Pub, July 24, 2008, cover price $59.95

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Product Description: Simulation modelling involves the development of models that imitate real–world operations, and statistical analysis of their performance with a view to improving efficiency and effectiveness. This non–technical textbook is focused towards the needs of business, engineering and computer science students...read more

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9781137328021 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 6, 2014), cover price $73.00 | About this edition: Simulation modelling involves the development of models that imitate real–world operations, and statistical analysis of their performance with a view to improving efficiency and effectiveness.
9780470847725 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 1, 2004, cover price $78.10 | About this edition: Simulation modelling involves the development of models that imitate real-world operations, and statistical analysis of their performance with a view to improving efficiency and effectiveness.

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9780470092781 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 19, 2004, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: Features modern research and methodology on the spread of infectious diseases and showcases a broad range of multi-disciplinary and state-of-the-art techniques on geo-simulation, geo-visualization, remote sensing, metapopulation modeling, cloud computing, and pattern analysisGiven the ongoing risk of infectious diseases worldwide, it is crucial to develop appropriate analysis methods, models, and tools to assess and predict the spread of disease and evaluate the risk...read more
By Dongmei Chen (editor), Bernard Moulin (editor) and Jianhong Wu (editor)

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9781118629932 | 1 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 31, 2014), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Features modern research and methodology on the spread of infectious diseases and showcases a broad range of multi-disciplinary and state-of-the-art techniques on geo-simulation, geo-visualization, remote sensing, metapopulation modeling, cloud computing, and pattern analysisGiven the ongoing risk of infectious diseases worldwide, it is crucial to develop appropriate analysis methods, models, and tools to assess and predict the spread of disease and evaluate the risk.

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Product Description: Image-Based Computational Modeling of the Human Circulatory and Pulmonary Systems provides an overview of the current modeling methods and applications enhancing interventional treatments and computer-aided surgery. A detailed description of the techniques behind image acquisition, processing and three-dimensional reconstruction are included...read more
By Krishnan B. Chandran (editor), Joseph M. Reinhardt (editor) and H. S. Udaykumar (editor)

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9781441973498 | Springer Verlag, December 2, 2010, cover price $249.00 | About this edition: Image-Based Computational Modeling of the Human Circulatory and Pulmonary Systems provides an overview of the current modeling methods and applications enhancing interventional treatments and computer-aided surgery.

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9781489981394 | Springer Verlag, October 10, 2014, cover price $249.00 | About this edition: Image-Based Computational Modeling of the Human Circulatory and Pulmonary Systems provides an overview of the current modeling methods and applications enhancing interventional treatments and computer-aided surgery.

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Product Description: This is the expanded second edition of a successful textbook that provides a broad introduction to important areas of stochastic modelling. The original text was developed from lecture notes for a one-semester course for third-year science and actuarial students at the University of Melbourne...read more

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9789814571159 | 2 edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, September 1, 2014), cover price $108.00 | About this edition: This is the expanded second edition of a successful textbook that provides a broad introduction to important areas of stochastic modelling.

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9789814571166 | 2 edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, July 30, 2014), cover price $58.00 | About this edition: This is the expanded second edition of a successful textbook that provides a broad introduction to important areas of stochastic modelling.

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Product Description: Social simulation can be a difficult discipline to encompass fully. There are many methods, models, directions, and theories that can be discussed and applied to various social sciences. Anthropology, sociology, political science, economy, government, and management can all benefit from social simulation...read more
By Helder Coelho (editor)

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9781466659544 | Idea Group Reference, April 30, 2014, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Social simulation can be a difficult discipline to encompass fully.

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Product Description: When it comes to discovering glitches inherent in complex systems―be it a railway or banking, chemical production, medical, manufacturing, or inventory control system―developing a simulation of a system can identify problems with less time, effort, and disruption than it would take to employ the original...read more

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9781466596399 | CRC Pr I Llc, June 25, 2014, cover price $179.95 | About this edition: When it comes to discovering glitches inherent in complex systems―be it a railway or banking, chemical production, medical, manufacturing, or inventory control system―developing a simulation of a system can identify problems with less time, effort, and disruption than it would take to employ the original.

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Product Description: Computational science is an exciting new field at the intersection of the sciences, computer science, and mathematics because much scientific investigation now involves computing as well as theory and experiment. This textbook provides students with a versatile and accessible introduction to the subject...read more

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9780691160719 | 2 revised edition (Princeton Univ Pr, March 30, 2014), cover price $99.50 | About this edition: Computational science is an exciting new field at the intersection of the sciences, computer science, and mathematics because much scientific investigation now involves computing as well as theory and experiment.
9780691125657 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 2, 2006, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Computational science is a quickly emerging field at the intersection of the sciences, computer science, and mathematics because much scientific investigation now involves computing as well as theory and experiment.

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Product Description: Learn How to Create Immersive Virtual Environments Written by an award-winning designer with 20 years of experience designing virtual environments for television and online communities, Virtual World Design explores the intertwining disciplines of 2D graphics, 3D models, lighting, sound, and storytelling...read more

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9781466579613 | A K Peters Ltd, July 15, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Learn How to Create Immersive Virtual Environments Written by an award-winning designer with 20 years of experience designing virtual environments for television and online communities, Virtual World Design explores the intertwining disciplines of 2D graphics, 3D models, lighting, sound, and storytelling.

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