By Eran Yahav
This e-book constitutes the refereed court cases of the tenth foreign Haifa Verification convention, HVC 2014, held in Haifa, Israel, in November 2014. The 17 revised complete papers and four brief papers offered have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from forty three submissions. The papers disguise quite a lot of themes within the sub-fields of trying out and verification appropriate to software program, undefined, and complicated hybrid systems.
By Virginio Cantoni, Dimo Dimov, Massimo Tistarelli
This publication constitutes the complaints of the 1st overseas Workshop on Biometric Authentication, BIOMET 2014, which used to be held in Sofia, Bulgaria, in June 2014. The sixteen complete papers offered during this quantity have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 21 submissions. also, this quantity additionally comprises five invited papers. The papers hide a variety of subject matters within the box gait and behavior research; iris research; speech attractiveness; 3D ear popularity; face and facial attributes research; handwriting and signature reputation; and multimodal and smooth biometrics.
By Zhongzhi Shi, Zhaohui Wu, David Leake, Uli Sattler
This booklet constitutes the refereed complaints of the eighth IFIP TC 12 overseas convention on clever details Processing, IIP 2014, held in Hangzhou, China, in October 2014. The 32 revised papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from greater than 70 submissions. they're equipped in topical sections on desktop studying, information mining, net mining, multi-agent structures, computerized reasoning, determination algorithms, multimedia, development acceptance, and data security.
By Nicolas Beldiceanu, Irit Katriel, Sven Thiel (auth.), Boi V. Faltings, Adrian Petcu, François Fages, Francesca Rossi (eds.)
This booklet constitutes the completely refereed and prolonged post-proceedings of the ERCIM/CoLogNet foreign Workshop on Constraint delight and Constraint common sense Programming, CSCLP 2004, held in Lausanne, Switzerland in June 2004.
Besides papers taken from the workshop, others are submitted in keeping with an open demand papers after the workshop.
The 15 revised complete papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 30 submissions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on constraint propagation, constraint seek, and purposes.
By Michel Rueher
This e-book constitutes the refereed convention court cases of the twenty second foreign convention on rules and perform of Constraint Programming, CP 2016, held in Toulouse, France, in September 2016.
The sixty three revised average papers awarded including four brief papers and the abstracts of four invited talks have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 157 submissions. The scope of CP 2016 comprises all features of computing with constraints, together with idea, algorithms, environments, languages, versions, platforms, and purposes similar to choice making, source allocation, scheduling, configuration, and making plans. The papers are grouped into the next tracks: technical music; program tune; computational sustainability tune; CP and biology tune; track song; choice, social selection, and optimization song; checking out and verification song; and journal-first and sister meetings track.
By Cristina Dallara
The booklet analyzes the subject of judicial reforms in 4 international locations of South-East Europe, targeting particular elements that experience stimulated the reforms long ago twenty years: the function performed via the ecu Union in gentle of the east expansion approach and the legacies of the communist regimes. particularly, the purpose is to account for similarities and variations within the reform paths of Slovenia, Romania, Croatia, and Serbia. In every one state, in reality, the effect of the ecu rules has been in a different way mediated by means of nationwide elements that, largely conceived, will be regarded as expressing the legacies of the previous regimes. every so often, those legacies challenged judicial reforms and inhibited the impact of the ecu; in different situations, they have been certainly conquer by means of following the course steered by means of the european. a few explanatory elements for those ameliorations may be proposed drawing from democratization reviews, Europeanization literature, and comparative judicial systems.
The ebook specializes in nations having diversified prestige vis-a` -vis the european and otherwise concerned, in time period of timing, within the european accession strategy: a few of them are new member states entered in 2004 (Slovenia) or in 2007 (Romania); others have been, till lately, acceding international locations (Croatia) or applicants to the club (Serbia). This comparability permits research of the ability of european conditionality in several stages of the european expansion process.
vis-a` -vis the european and in a different way concerned, in time period of timing, within the ecu accession approach: a few of them are new member states entered in 2004 (Slovenia) or in 2007 (Romania); others have been, till lately, acceding international locations (Croatia) or applicants to the club (Serbia). This comparability permits research of the ability of ecu conditionality in several levels of the ecu growth process.
By Tim Peake
During his six-month venture to the overseas house Station, astronaut Tim Peake turned the 1st British astronaut to accomplish a spacewalk--and, possibly extra astonishingly, the 1st to run a complete marathon in area. in the course of his historical undertaking, he captured 1000s of wonderful photos, the superior of that are accumulated here.
By Atulya Nagar, Durga Prasad Mohapatra, Nabendu Chaki
Advanced Computing, Networking and Informatics are 3 distinctive and at the same time unique disciplines of data without obvious sharing/overlap between them. although, their convergence is saw in lots of actual global functions, together with cyber-security, net banking, healthcare, sensor networks, cognitive radio, pervasive computing amidst many others. This quantity complaints discover the mixed use of complicated Computing and Informatics within the subsequent iteration instant networks and protection, sign and picture processing, ontology and human-computer interfaces (HCI). the 2 volumes jointly comprise 132 scholarly articles, that have been permitted for presentation from over 550 submissions within the 3rd foreign convention on complicated Computing, Networking and Informatics, 2015, held in Bhubaneswar, India in the course of June 23–25, 2015.