By Andy Tsai, William Wells, Simon K. Warfield, Alan Willsky (auth.), Christian Barillot, David R. Haynor, Pierre Hellier (eds.)
The seventh overseas convention on clinical Imaging and laptop Assisted Intervention, MICCAI 2004, used to be held in Saint-Malo, Brittany, France on the “Palais du Grand huge” convention middle, September 26–29, 2004. The p- posaltohostMICCAI2004wasstronglyencouragedandsupportedbyIRISA, Rennes. IRISA is a publicly funded nationwide study laboratory with a sta? of 370,including150full-timeresearchscientistsorteachingresearchscientistsand one hundred fifteen postgraduate scholars. INRIA, the CNRS, and the collage of Rennes 1 are all companions during this combined examine unit, and all 3 enterprises have been important in helping MICCAI. MICCAI has turn into a most advantageous foreign convention with in-depth - pers at the multidisciplinary ?elds of scientific photograph computing, comput- assisted intervention and clinical robotics. The convention brings jointly cl- icians, organic scientists, desktop scientists, engineers, physicists and different researchers and o?ers them a discussion board to interchange rules in those intriguing and swiftly turning out to be ?elds. The impression of MICCAI raises every year and the standard and volume of submitted papers this 12 months was once very notable. We obtained a checklist 516 complete submissions (8 pages in size) and a hundred and one brief communications (2 pages) from 36 di?erent nations and five continents (see ?gures below). All submissions have been reviewed by way of as much as four exterior reviewers from the Scienti?c evaluation C- mittee and a main reviewer from this system Committee. All experiences have been then thought of by means of the MICCAI 2004 application Committee, leading to the popularity of 235 complete papers and 33 brief communications.
By Prof. Dr. B. De Schutter (auth.), Bart Preneel, René Govaerts, Joos Vandewalle (eds.)
This quantity relies on a path held numerous instances, and back in 1993, on the ESAT Laboratorium of the dep. of electric Engineering on the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium. those classes are meant for either researchers in computing device defense and cryptography and for practitioners in and govt. The individuals of the 1991 direction have been invited to put up revised and up to date types in their papers for inclusion in a booklet. This quantity is the ultimate outcome; it truly is good- balanced among simple thought and genuine existence purposes, among mathematical historical past and juridical elements, and among technical advancements and standardization concerns. a few of the subject matters are public key cryptography, hash capabilities, safe protocols, electronic signatures, protection architectures, community safeguard, and knowledge encryption criteria (DES).
By Jennifer G Sheridan, Alan Dix, Simon Lock, Alice Bayliss (auth.), Sally Fincher BA, MA, LHG, FSEDA, Panos Markopoulos MSc, MSc, PhD, David Moore PhD, Roy Ruddle BSc, PhD, CEng, MBCS (eds.)
The eighteenth annual British HCI convention selected as its topic layout for all times. 'Life' has many features, from paintings (of direction, or should still we are saying inevitably!) to go back and forth, enjoyable and other kinds of rest. We chosen 23 complete papers out of sixty three submitted, which lined our interplay with computers in numerous forms of lifestyles scenario — together with video games, tourism and likely sorts of paintings — and likewise coated a number of phases in our lives, from the younger to the aged. those papers have been complemented through others that defined extra conventional elements of analysis within the box of human-computer interplay. In placing jointly the programme we a three-stage strategy. First every one paper was once reviewed via at the very least 3 reviewers. Then a member of the committee performed a meta-review. eventually, all units of stories have been thought of by means of the technical chairs who assembled a programme that was once submitted to, and authorized by means of, the total committee. This approach was once drastically assisted by means of the Precision convention strategies web-based submission procedure. much more vital, after all, have been the volunteer reviewers themselves. In acceptance, this yr we've made an award for the easiest reviewer in addition to one for the simplest paper.
By Stephen J. Mellor; Marc J. Balcer
Executable UML is an enormous innovation within the box of software program improvement. it really is designed to supply a accomplished and comprehensible version of an answer self reliant of the association of the software program implementation. it's a hugely summary pondering device that aids within the formalization of information, and can be a manner of describing the ideas that make up summary options to software program improvement problems.This well timed new publication, Executable UML: A beginning for Model-Driven structure, completely introduces, records, and explains this significant new know-how. The authors express how UML can formalize specifications and use circumstances right into a wealthy set of verifiable diagrams, the way it can be utilized to provide executable and testable versions, and the way those versions might be translated without delay into code. additionally, the ebook explains how person method domain names are woven jointly via an executable UML version compiler.
By Charles J. Colbourn (auth.), Gholamreza B. Khosrovshahi, Ali Shokoufandeh, Amin Shokrollahi (eds.)
This booklet offers the revised ultimate types of 8 lectures given via major researchers on the First summer season university on Theoretical features of machine technology in Tehran, Iran, in July 2000.
The lectures provided are dedicated to quantum computation, approximation algorithms, self-testing/correction, algebraic modeling of knowledge, the regularity lemma, a number of entry verbal exchange and combinatorial designs, graph-theoretical equipment in desktop imaginative and prescient, and low-density parity-check codes.