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Optical Switching - Tarek S. El-Bawab

Optical SwitchingTarek S. El-Bawab

Optical Switching is the most comprehensive and up to date reference book on its subject. After three decades of research and development efforts, optical switching has started to be deployed in cutting-edge networking initiatives. The opti… more

Optical Switching
Tarek S. El-Bawab
Springer US , English
Lost Destiny (Blood of Kerensky) - Michael Stackpole

Lost Destiny (Blood of Kerensky)Michael Stackpole

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They have conquered.The Clan invaders are driving toward their ultimate objective - Terra, cradle of humankind and hub of the ComStar communications network.Nothing we have can stop them. The heir to the throne of the Draconis Combine is mi… more

Lost Destiny (Blood of Kerensky)
Michael Stackpole
Catalyst Game Labs , English
Political Disagreement: The ... - Robert Huckfeldt

Political Disagreement: The ...Robert Huckfeldt

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Without the experience of disagreement, political communication among citizens loses value and meaning. At the same time, political disagreement and diversity do not always or inevitably survive. This book, accordingly, considers the compe… more

Political Disagreement: The Survival of Diverse Opinions within Communication Networks (Cambridge Studies in Public Opinion and Political Psychology)
Robert Huckfeldt
Cambridge University Press , English
Animal Communication Networks -

Animal Communication Networks

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Summarizing research progress and prospects in the rapidly expanding area of animal communication networks, this book differs from other works on animal communication because it covers several animal groups and types of signal. It also high… more

Animal Communication Networks
Cambridge University Press , English
Graph Theory - Adrian Bondy, U. S. R. Murty

Graph TheoryAdrian Bondy, U. S. R. Murty

Graph theory is a flourishing discipline containing a body of beautiful and powerful theorems of wide applicability. Its explosive growth in recent years is mainly due to its role as an essential structure underpinning modern applied mathem… more

Graph Theory
Adrian Bondy, U. S. R. Murty
Springer , English


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From the shadowy domain of secret societies emerges ‘The Goose’. His latest ambition is the overthrow of inefficient, democratic governments in favour of a world-wide military uprising. This will be achieved through emergency powers granted… more

Robert Jackson
Connected: How Trains, Genes... - Steven Cassedy

Connected: How Trains, Genes...Steven Cassedy

Between the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth, Americans underwent a dramatic transformation in self-conception: having formerly lived as individuals or members of small communities, they now found themselves … more

Connected: How Trains, Genes, Pineapples, Piano Keys, and a Few Disasters Transformed Americans at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century
Steven Cassedy
Stanford University Press , English
Complex Dynamics in Communic... -

Complex Dynamics in Communic...

Computer and communication networks are among society’s most important infrastructures. The internet, in particular, is a giant global network of networks with central control or administration. It is a paradigm of a complex system, where c… more

Complex Dynamics in Communication Networks
Springer , English
Control and Performance in P... - XueDao Gu, Kazem Sohraby, Dh...

Control and Performance in P...XueDao Gu, Kazem Sohraby, Dh...

Higher transmission speeds, larger traffic volumes and the unpredictable characteristics of new applications, coupled with new end-user functions and features and variability of bandwidth, demand new networking methods, technologies and … more

Control and Performance in Packet, Circuit, and ATM Networks (The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science)
XueDao Gu, Kazem Sohraby, Dhadesugoor R. Vaman
Springer , English
Performance Analysis of Comp... - Matthew N.O. Sadiku, Sarhan M. Musa

Performance Analysis of Comp...Matthew N.O. Sadiku, Sarhan M. Musa

This book covers performance analysis of computer networks, and begins by providing the necessary background in probability theory, random variables, and stochastic processes. Queuing theory and simulation are introduced as the major tool… more

Performance Analysis of Computer Networks
Matthew N.O. Sadiku, Sarhan M. Musa
Springer International Publishing , English
Handbook of Optical Communic... -

Handbook of Optical Communic...

The ever-increasing demand for an effective, high-speed, high bandwidth communications network can only be met using optical fiber as the transmission media. The Handbook of Optical Communication Networks presents comprehensive, up-to-date … more

Handbook of Optical Communication Networks (Electrical Engineering Handbook)
Summary: Blueprint To The Di... - Must Read Summaries

Summary: Blueprint To The Di...Must Read Summaries

This work offers a summary of the book “BLUEPRINT TO THE DIGITAL ECONOMY: Creating Wealth in the Era of EBusiness” by Don Tapscott, Alex Lowy & David Ticoll.In Blueprint To The Digital Economy, Tapscott, Lowy and Ticoll argue that the digit… more

Summary: Blueprint To The Digital Economy Don Tapscott, Alex Lowy and David Ticoll
Must Read Summaries
Must Read Summaries , English
The Prop Trader's Chronicles... - Francis J. Chan

The Prop Trader's Chronicles...Francis J. Chan

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A practical guide to profiting from the strategies of professional proprietary tradersToday’s technology allows traders to make faster, more price-sensitive trades and to better read the flow of market information and transactions—opening t… more

The Prop Trader’s Chronicles: Short-Term Proprietary Trading Strategies for Both Bull and Bear Markets (Wiley Trading)
Francis J. Chan
Wiley , English
Self-Stabilization - Shlomi Dolev

Self-StabilizationShlomi Dolev

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Self-stabilization, an important concept to theoreticians and practitioners indistributed computing and communication networks, refers to a system’s ability to recoverautomatically from unexpected faults. In this book Shlomi Dolev presents … more

Shlomi Dolev
The MIT Press , English
Network Recovery: Protection... - Jean-Philippe Vasseur, Mario...

Network Recovery: Protection...Jean-Philippe Vasseur, Mario...

Network Recovery is the first book to provide detailed information on protecting and restoring communication networks, and it sets a sky-high standard for any that may follow. Inside, you’ll learn specific techniques that work at each layer… more

Network Recovery: Protection and Restoration of Optical, SONET-SDH, IP, and MPLS (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Networking)
Jean-Philippe Vasseur, Mario Pickavet, Piet Demeester
Morgan Kaufmann , English
Trading and Exchanges: Marke... - Larry Harris

Trading and Exchanges: Marke...Larry Harris

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This book is about trading, the people who trade securities and contracts, the marketplaces where they trade, and the rules that govern it. Readers will learn about investors, brokers, dealers, arbitrageurs, retail traders, day traders, ro… more

Trading and Exchanges: Market Microstructure for Practitioners (Financial Management Association Survey and Synthesis Series)
Larry Harris
Oxford University Press, USA , English
The Discovery of France: A H... - Graham Robb

The Discovery of France: A H...Graham Robb

A narrative of exploration—full of strange landscapes and even stranger inhabitants—that explains the enduring fascination of France.While Gustave Eiffel was changing the skyline of Paris, large parts of France were still terra incognita… more

The Discovery of France: A Historical Geography, from the Revolution to the First World War
Graham Robb
Norton , English
Random Networks for Communic... - Massimo Franceschetti

Random Networks for Communic...Massimo Franceschetti

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When is a random network (almost) connected? How much information can it carry? How can you find a particular destination within the network? And how do you approach these questions - and others - when the network is random? The analysis of… more

Random Networks for Communication: From Statistical Physics to Information Systems (Cambridge Series in Statistical and Probabilistic Mathematics)
Massimo Franceschetti
Cambridge University Press , English
Broadband Packet Switching T... - H. Jonathan Chao, Cheuk H. L...

Broadband Packet Switching T...H. Jonathan Chao, Cheuk H. L...

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The effective design of high-speed, reliable switching systems is essential for moving the huge volumes of traffic and multimedia over modern communications networks. This book explains all the main packet-switching architectures, including… more

Broadband Packet Switching Technologies: A Practical Guide to ATM Switches and IP Routers
H. Jonathan Chao, Cheuk H. Lam, Eiji Oki
Wiley-Interscience , English
Honest Signals: How They Sha... - Alex Pentland

Honest Signals: How They Sha...Alex Pentland

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How can you know when someone is bluffing? Paying attention? Genuinely interested?The answer, writes Alex Pentland in Honest Signals, is that subtle patterns in how we interact withother people reveal our attitudes toward them. These uncons… more

Honest Signals: How They Shape Our World (Bradford Books)
Alex Pentland
The MIT Press , English