Category: European

  • TRANSAERO — A European Initiative on Transient Aerodynamics by Dietrich Knörzer (auth.), Dr. Burkhard Schulte-Werning, Rémi

    By Dietrich Knörzer (auth.), Dr. Burkhard Schulte-Werning, Rémi Grégoire, Antonio Malfatti, Gerd Matschke (eds.)

    This quantity entitled comprises the implications acquired by way of a symposium which happened in Paris, France, on might 04-05, 1999 hosted through the foreign Union of Railways, UIC. This symposium was once organised in the framework of the Brite/Euram venture TRANSAERO. The TRANSAERO undertaking bundles the services of 3 railway businesses and 8 universities and learn associations in Europe to enhance the actual figuring out of the timedependent results of side-wind forces, teach passing and strain waves in tunnels. The aim used to be to discover effective and economically fulfilling suggestions to those difficulties via at the same time relating to high-speed rolling inventory, infrastructure and working conditions.

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  • Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery in Databases: by Rakesh Agrawal (auth.), Dimitrios Gunopulos, Thomas Hofmann,

    By Rakesh Agrawal (auth.), Dimitrios Gunopulos, Thomas Hofmann, Donato Malerba, Michalis Vazirgiannis (eds.)

    This three-volume set LNAI 6911, LNAI 6912, and LNAI 6913 constitutes the refereed court cases of the eu convention on computing device studying and data Discovery in Databases: ECML PKDD 2011, held in Athens, Greece, in September 2011. The 121 revised complete papers offered including 10 invited talks and eleven demos within the 3 volumes, have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from approximately six hundred paper submissions. The papers deal with all components regarding laptop studying and information discovery in databases in addition to different leading edge software domain names corresponding to supervised and unsupervised studying with a few leading edge contributions in basic concerns; dimensionality aid, distance and similarity studying, version studying and matrix/tensor research; graph mining, graphical versions, hidden markov versions, kernel tools, lively and ensemble studying, semi-supervised and transductive studying, mining sparse representations, version studying, inductive common sense programming, and statistical studying. an important a part of the papers covers novel and well timed functions of information mining and desktop studying in business domains.

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  • European Autonomy in Space by Cenan Al-Ekabi

    By Cenan Al-Ekabi

    The quantity presents analyses and reviews of the continued value of Europe’s autonomy in its entry to area as a key motive force within the improvement of ecu house features. From a close ancient research of a few of the pitfalls of dependence within the area undefined, specialists examine the complete diversity of present ecu house functions and establish parts the place autonomy is either attainable and required, even in a scenario of serious budgetary constraints.
    The contributions current a accomplished evaluate of ecu efforts in a large diversity of parts together with power, tradition, technological know-how, and safety; entry to house, house purposes, human spaceflight, protection and area situational understanding, and strategic matters. They make a cogent strategic and fiscal case for coverage makers to proceed to remember the significance of independent house features, even in an interdependent globalised global.

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  • European and Latin American Higher Education Between Mirrors by Antonio Teodoro, Manuela Guilherme

    By Antonio Teodoro, Manuela Guilherme

    This e-book goals to deepen the dialogue concerning the objectives expected, the jobs undertaken and constraints present in larger schooling associations either in Europe and Latin the US in present instances. This publication addresses the controversies and demanding situations relating to globalising ideologies, rules, and practices at position. It questions major thoughts, epistemological axioms and sweeping transnational guidelines that are shaking middle rules, conventional exercises and native commitments of eu and Latin American greater schooling associations. It makes a speciality of the motivations and results of transnational networking in educational lifestyles, at the affects of the Bologna approach, either its imaginative and prescient and implementation in better schooling in Europe and its exportation to Latin the US. This ebook additionally examines the defi nitions, translations and implications of strategies equivalent to equality and distinction, fairness and cohesion, governance and citizenship and their signifi cance in organizational, geographical and worldwide contexts of latest larger schooling either in Europe and Latin the US.
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  • Which European Union?: Europe After the Euro Crisis by Sergio Fabbrini

    By Sergio Fabbrini

    Sergio Fabbrini argues that the eu Union (EU) is made of states pursuing various goals, instead of easily relocating within the similar course at diverse speeds. He describes the choice views at the european (an monetary group, an intergovernmental union, and a parliamentary union), that ended in a number of compromises in its constitution and exhibits how the Euro predicament has known as them into query. The ebook argues new eu political order is critical to house the implications of the obstacle, in response to an institutional differentiation among the ecu member states in simple terms in marketplace co-operation and people advancing in the direction of a real fiscal and financial union. this type of differentiation could enable the latter staff to turn into a political union, conceptualised as a compound union of states and voters, whereas retaining a revised framework of a unmarried industry within which either teams of states can take part.
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  • Symbolic and Quantitative Approaches to Reasoning with by Didier Dubois, Hélène Fargier, Régis Sabbadin (auth.),

    By Didier Dubois, Hélène Fargier, Régis Sabbadin (auth.), Thomas Dyhre Nielsen, Nevin Lianwen Zhang (eds.)

    This publication constitutes the refereed complaints of the seventh ecu convention on Symbolic and Quantitative techniques to Reasoning with Uncertainty, ECSQARU 2003, held in Aalborg, Denmark in July 2003.

    The forty seven revised complete papers provided including 2 invited survey articles have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen for inclusion within the ebook. The papers are prepared in topical sections on foundations of uncertainty options, Bayesian networks, algorithms for uncertainty inference, studying, determination graphs, trust features, fuzzy units, danger conception, default reasoning, trust revision and inconsistency dealing with, logics, and tools.

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  • European Union and the Culture Industries : Regulation and by David Ward

    By David Ward

    This edited assortment brings jointly top lecturers of their respective fields to envision the EU's effect on media and public coverage. It presents an research of the wider components of ecu coverage and hyperlinks those jointly to provide a better appreciation of the nuances and scope of ecu regulatory projects and their impression at the member states. less than a large public curiosity standpoint the authors offer an evaluation of the good fortune of ecu coverage in holding the general public curiosity within the tradition industries and respecting sure normative ideas and balancing those with marketplace dynamics.
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