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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    New Methodologies for Understanding Radar Data

    Amit Kumar Mishra, Stefan Brüggenwirth  2021

    Radar signals are one of the most challenging signals to process, because of the extreme signal to noise ratio and the dynamic range of the signals. This book gives readers an analysis of the various tools available to help better understand radar data, including coverage of new machine learning and statistical methods.

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    Expected by: 01 July 2021

    Edge Caching for Mobile Networks

    H. Vincent Poor, Wei Chen  2021

    In this comprehensive edited book, the authors introduce edge caching from a theoretical perspective and discuss its role in saving bandwidth. Many physical layer models and techniques, including interference alignment and beamforming, are considered as well as recent advances in intelligent and proactive communication systems.

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    Expected by: 21 July 2021

    Privacy by Design for the Internet of Things

    Building accountability and security  
    Andrew Crabtree, Hamed Haddadi, Richard Mortier  2021

    In this edited book, the authors delineate the challenges of building accountability into the Internet of Things and solutions for delivering on this critical societal challenge. They explain how the accountability principle impacts IoT development by presenting empirical studies of accountability in action.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Silicon Solar Cell Metallization and Module Technology

    Thorsten Dullweber, Loic Tous  2021

    Metallization is a key step in manufacturing of efficient and reliable solar cells. Written by world-wide renowned experts, this work covers metallization technologies, before describing ongoing R&D activities for the most relevant silicon solar cells metallization technologies. Later chapters deal with aspects of solar cell modules.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Reliability of Power Electronics Converters for Solar Photovoltaic Applications

    Frede Blaabjerg, Ahteshamul Haque, Huai Wang, Zainul Abdin Jaffery, Yongheng Yang  2021

    A hands-on, case study-backed reference of control strategies, fault classification mechanisms, and reliability analysis methods for PV modules, power electronic converters, and grid-connected PV systems. Written by an international team of researchers with excellent backgrounds in academia and industry.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    SiC Power Module Design

    Performance, robustness and reliability  
    Alberto Castellazzi, Andrea Irace  2021

    Wide Bandgap semiconductor devices offer higher efficiency, smaller size, less weight, and longer lifetime, with applications in power grid electronics and electromobility. This book describes the state of advanced packaging solutions for novel wide-band-gap semiconductors, specifically silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFETs and diodes.

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    Expected by: 01 December 2021

    Blockchain for 5G Healthcare Applications

    Security and privacy solutions  
    Sudeep Tanwar  2021

    A secured system for Healthcare 4.0 is vital to all stakeholders, including patients and caregivers. Using the new Blockchain system of trusted ledgers would help guarantee authenticity in the multi-access system that is Healthcare 4.0. This is the first comprehensive book on the topic, which includes coverage of privacy and security.

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    Expected by: 21 July 2021

    Hydrogen Passivation and Laser Doping for Silicon Solar Cells

    Brett Hallam, Catherine Chan  2021

    Photovoltaic electricity generation is a rapidly growing industry, and a key pillar of a decarbonized energy system. Lasers are used to dope the semiconductor layers in solar cells, and it is necessary to passivate these laser-induced structures to prevent premature charge carrier recombination. This book conveys passivation techniques.

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    Guide To Smart Homes For Electrical Installers

    (e-book)  

    This guide clarifies the implementation of smart home solutions and provides good-practice guidance in line with current regulations. It focuses on progressive technology solutions, providing a practical basis for the high-level work taking place in this industry.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Artificial Intelligence Applied to Satellite-based Remote Sensing Data for Earth Observation

    Maria Pia Del Rosso, Alessandro Sebastianelli, Silvia Liberata Ullo  2021

    This book shows how artificial intelligence, including neural networks and deep learning, can be applied to the processing of satellite data for Earth observation. The authors explain how to develop a set of libraries for the implementation of artificial intelligence that encompass different aspects of research.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Model Predictive Control for Microgrids

    From power electronic converters to energy management  
    Jiefeng Hu, Josep M. Guerrero, Syed Islam  2021

    Model predictive control (MPC) is a method for controlling a process while satisfying a set of constraints. The use of MPC for controlling power systems has been gaining traction in recent years. This work presents the use of MPC for distributed renewable power generation in microgrids.

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    Expected by: 01 July 2021

    Utility-scale Wind Turbines and Wind Farms

    Ahmad Vasel-Be-Hagh, David S.-K. Ting  2021

    Wind power is a pillar of low emission energy systems. Many recent advances have been achieved in multiple aspects of utility-scale wind power. This structured review conveys recent progress involving aerodynamics, layout, control, environmental concerns, forecasting and intermittency, combination with PV and offshore farms.

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    Expected by: 01 July 2021

    Lithium-ion Batteries Enabled by Silicon Anodes

    Chunmei Ban, Kang Xu  2021

    Deploying lithium-ion batteries depends on cost-effective materials with high energy and power density to facilitate lower weight. Si-based anode materials offer superior storage capacity. This reference presents current knowledge about the use of silicon and its derivates for Li-ion batteries.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    ICT Solutions and Digitalisation in Ports and Shipping

    Michele Fiorini, Natalie Gupta  2021

    Given the volumes of global ship traffic, solutions are needed to reduce waiting times, costs, energy consumption and emissions. This systematic reference on ICT solutions and digitalisation in the ports and shipping sector covers new and existing technologies, different types of digital systems, and offers examples and case studies.

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    Expected by: 23 June 2021

    Behavioural Modelling and Simulation of Bicycle Traffic

    Ling Huang, Jianping Wu  2021

    Offering systematic analysis of the movements and behaviours of bicycles and their riders, this book examines data collection and evaluation approaches and then goes on to develop a framework for the theory and modelling of bike traffic. Coverage includes verification techniques, and a chapter on riding characteristics for context.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    Handbook of Big Data Analytics

    Volume 2: Applications in ICT, security and business analytics  
    Vadlamani Ravi, Aswani Kumar Cherukuri  2021

    This comprehensive edited 2-volume handbook provides a unique platform for researchers, engineers, developers, educators and advanced students in the field of Big Data analytics. The first volume presents methodologies that support Big Data analytics, while the second volume offers a wide range of Big Data analytics applications.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    Handbook of Big Data Analytics

    Volume 1: Methodologies  
    Vadlamani Ravi, Aswani Kumar Cherukuri  2021

    This comprehensive edited 2-volume handbook provides a unique platform for researchers, engineers, developers, educators and advanced students in the field of Big Data analytics. The first volume presents methodologies that support Big Data analytics, while the second volume offers a wide range of Big Data analytics applications.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Space Robotics and Autonomous Systems

    Technologies, advances and applications  
    Yang Gao  2021

    This edited book covers space robotics and autonomous systems (space RAS) from technologies to advances and applications including sensing and perception, mobility, manipulations, high-level autonomy, human-robot interaction, multi-modal interaction, modelling and simulation, and safety and trust.

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    Guide to Smart Homes for Electrical Installers

    This guide clarifies the implementation of smart home solutions and provides good-practice guidance in line with current regulations. It focuses on progressive technology solutions, providing a practical basis for the high-level work taking place in this industry.

  •  Preorder
    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    An Introduction to RF Stealth, 2nd Edition

    David Lynch  2021

    This expanded, revised and updated new edition covers two major topics: low observables and low probability of intercept (LO and LPI) of Radars and data links, collectively sometimes called stealth. Each chapter includes examples, student exercises, references and counterpart appendices.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    Communication Technologies for Networked Smart Cities

    Shree Krishna Sharma, Dushantha Nalin K. Jayakody, Symeon Chatzinotas, Alagan Anpalagan  2021

    This book showcases state-of-the-art research and innovations in communications technologies for connected smart cities. The interfaces of various communication technologies are explored, alongside design-specific issues for the integration of different architectural components, and the interoperability of various solutions.

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    Expected by: 19 May 2021

    Artificial Intelligence for Smarter Power Systems

    Fuzzy logic and neural networks  
    Marcelo Godoy Simões  2021

    This book covers the use of fuzzy logic for power grids. Power systems need to accommodate intermittent renewables and changes in loads while ensuring high power quality. Fuzzy logic uses values between 0 and 1 rather than binary ones, offering advantages in adaptability for energy systems with renewables.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    Overhead Electric Power Lines

    Theory and practice  
    Surajit Chattopadhyay, Arabinda Das  2021

    Overhead power lines are the only way to electrify many communities. Massive experience has been gained with electrification projects that can be used world-wide. This work presents the technology of overhead power lines, including sag, insulators, conductors, lightning, and grounding.

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    ReRAM-based Machine Learning

    Hao Yu, Leibin Ni, Sai Manoj Pudukotai Dinakarrao  2021

    Serving as a bridge between researchers in the computing domain and computing hardware designers, this book presents ReRAM techniques for distributed computing using IMC accelerators, ReRAM-based IMC architectures for machine learning (ML) and data-intensive applications, and strategies to map ML designs onto hardware accelerators.

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    Advances in Communications Satellite Systems

    Proceedings of The 37th International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC-2019)  
    Ifiok Otung, Thomas Butash, Tetsushi Ikegami  2021

    This book gathers the contributions from The 37th International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC-2019) held in October 2019 with highlights including high speed optical communications and feeder links, advanced digital payloads, broadband satellite communication architectures and applications.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Holographic Staring Radar

    Gordon Oswald, Chris Baker  2021

    The book introduces various forms of staring radar, which include the earliest and simplest forms of electromagnetic surveillance and its users. It next summarises the physical laws under which all radar operates, and the requirements that these systems need to meet to fulfil a range of applications.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2021

    Voice Biometrics

    Technology, trust and security  
    Carmen García-Mateo, Gérard Chollet  2021

    This edited book presents the state of the art in voice biometrics research and technologies including implementation and deployment challenges in terms of interoperability, scalability and performance, and security.

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    Expected by: 22 May 2021

    Ground Penetrating Radar

    Improving sensing and imaging through numerical modeling  
    X. Lucas Travassos, Mario Fernández Pantoja, Nathan Ida  2021

    This book takes the reader through the development of a Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) system, stressing the parameters that can be optimized and explaining the theory behind the GPR assessment. The authors provide a detailed discussion of the support tools and the numerical modeling of the system to improve readings from GPR systems.