Hardware/Software Co-design for Heterogeneous Multi-core by Koen Bertels (auth.), Koen Bertels (eds.)

By Koen Bertels (auth.), Koen Bertels (eds.)

HW/SW Co-Design for Heterogeneous Multi-Core systems describes the implications and end result of the FP6 undertaking which specializes in the advance of an built-in device chain focusing on a heterogeneous multi center platform comprising of a common goal processor (ARM or powerPC), a DSP (the diopsis) and an FPGA. The software chain takes latest resource code and proposes ameliorations and mappings such that legacy code can simply be ported to a contemporary, multi-core platform. Downloadable software program can be supplied for simulation purposes.

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Queer Masculinities: A Critical Reader in Education by John C. Landreau, Nelson M. Rodriguez (auth.), John C.

By John C. Landreau, Nelson M. Rodriguez (auth.), John C. Landreau, Nelson M. Rodriguez (eds.)

Queer Masculinities: A severe Reader in schooling is a considerable addition to the dialogue of queer masculinities, of the interaction among queer masculinities and schooling, and to the political gender discourse as a complete. Enriching the discourse of masculinity politics, the cross-section of scholarly interrogations of the complexities and contradictions of queer masculinities in schooling demonstrates that any critical learn of masculinity—hegemonic or otherwise—must examine the theoretical and political contributions that the idea that of queer masculinity makes to a extra entire and nuanced knowing of masculinity itself.

The essays undertake a number of techniques from empirical reviews to reflective theorizing, and deal with themselves to 3 separate academic geographical regions: the K-12 point, the collegiate point, and the extent in pop culture, that may be known as ‘cultural pedagogy’. The wealth of targeted research contains, for instance, the proposal that normative expectancies and projections at the a part of academics and directors unnecessarily toughen the values and behaviors of heteronormative masculinity, growing an institutionalized loop that disciplines masculinity. even as, and for this very cause, colleges signify a chance to ‘provide a surroundings the place a broader menu will be brought and gender/sexual meanings, expressions, and studies boys come across can create new probabilities of what it will possibly suggest to be male’. on the collegiate point chapters contain research of what the authors name ‘homosexualization of straight males’ at the college dance ground, whereas the chapters of the 3rd part, on pop culture, comprise a desirable research of the development of queer ‘counternarratives’ that may be built gazing television exhibits of it appears hegemonic bent. In all, this volume’s breadth and aspect make it a landmark booklet within the learn of queer masculinities, and hence in severe masculinity stories as a whole.

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Davidson's Principles and Practice of Medicine, 21st Edition by Nicki R. Colledge BSc FRCP(Ed), Brian R. Walker BSc MD

By Nicki R. Colledge BSc FRCP(Ed), Brian R. Walker BSc MD FRCP(Ed), Stuart H. Ralston MB ChB MD FRCP FMedSci FRSE

Greater than million scientific scholars, medical professionals and different health and wellbeing pros from worldwide have owned a duplicate of Davidson's ideas and perform of drugs. modern readers depend upon Davidson's to supply updated element of up to date scientific perform, offered in a method that's concise, fantastically illustrated and straightforward to learn. Davidson's not just offers all the real wisdom required to perform drugs, but additionally explains it within the context of underlying ideas, uncomplicated technology and study facts, and exhibits the reader the right way to observe their wisdom to regulate sufferers who current with difficulties instead of particular illnesses.     The underlying rules of medication are defined concisely within the first a part of the booklet, and the designated perform of drugs inside of each one sub-specialty is defined in later system-based chapters. each one system-based bankruptcy starts off with an outline of the foremost parts within the medical exam 'Sections on 'Presenting difficulties' clarify the method of sufferers providing with the commonest lawsuits in every one sub-specialty. Over a hundred and fifty 'Evidence dependent medication' bins spotlight the conclusions from significant scientific trials. Horizontal subject matters, equivalent to growing older and being pregnant, are highlighted all through. The textual content makes use of either SI and non-SI devices to make it appropriate for readers during the globe. The textual content is fantastically and broadly illustrated, with over a thousand illustrations, scientific images and imaging thoughts. a brand new editorial group leads this variation with Dr Nicki collage and Professor Brian Walker joined by way of Professor Stuart Ralston, Head of the varsity of Molecular and scientific medication on the collage of Edinburgh. a considerable staff of recent participants convey new event and concepts to the content material and presentation of the textbook. New 'Practice element' summaries aspect the sensible talents that clinical scholars and junior medical professionals needs to collect, from nasogastric tube insertion to the translation of ECGs and arterial blood gases. New 'In being pregnant' packing containers learn the most concerns to think about while the sufferer is a pregnant girl. New 'Emergency packing containers' are highlighted to emphasize the center wisdom had to deal with acutely unwell sufferers. the worldwide viewpoint has been superior with the help of the foreign Advisory Board and authors recruited from world wide.

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Product Lifecycle Management: 21st Century Paradigm for by John Stark (auth.)

By John Stark (auth.)

Product Lifecycle Management (2nd version) explains what Product Lifecycle administration (PLM) is, and why it is wanted. It describes the surroundings during which items are constructed, realised and supported, earlier than the elemental parts of PLM, similar to the product, procedures, functions, and folks. the ultimate half addresses the implementation of PLM, exhibiting the stairs of a venture or initiative, and regular actions.

This new and extended version of Product Lifecycle Management is totally up to date to mirror the numerous advances made in PLM because the free up of the 1st variation. It contains descriptions of PLM applied sciences and examples of implementation tasks in undefined. Product Lifecycle Management will increase the reader’s figuring out of PLM, nurturing the talents had to enforce PLM effectively and to accomplish world-class product functionality around the lifecycle.

“A 20-year veteran of PLM, I hugely suggest this ebook. a transparent and entire evaluation of PLM from definition to implementation. every little thing is there - purposes, assets, technique, implementation and PLM venture management.”
Achim Heilmann, supervisor, worldwide Technical courses, Varian scientific Systems

“Product Lifecycle administration is a crucial know-how for eu undefined. This state-of-the artwork booklet is a reference for these enforcing and getting to know PLM.”
Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of quarter "Intelligent production Systems", eu Commission

“This e-book, written by way of the best specialists during this box, is a perfect supplement for PLM classes at Bachelor and grasp point, in addition to a well-founded reference e-book for practitioners.”
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Sandor Vajna, collage of Magdeburg, Germany

“This accomplished booklet may also help force an knowing of PLM in any respect degrees – from CEOs to CIOs, and from professors to scholars – that may support this crucial proceed to extend and thrive.”
James Heppelmann, President and leader government Officer, PTC

“PLM is a mission-critical decision-making process leveraged via the world’s so much leading edge businesses to rework their technique of innovation on a continual foundation. that may be a robust worth proposition in a global the place the problem is to recover items to the industry speedier than ever earlier than. that's the strength of PLM.”
Tony Affuso, Chairman and CEO, Siemens PLM Software

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Manson's Tropical Diseases: Expert Consult Basic, 22nd by Gordon C. Cook MD DSc FRCP(Lond) FRCP(Edin) FRACP FLS,

By Gordon C. Cook MD DSc FRCP(Lond) FRCP(Edin) FRACP FLS, Alimuddin Zumla BSc.MBChB.MSc.PhD.FRCP(Lond).FRCP(Edin).FRCPath(UK)

From the tricky to diagnose to the tricky to regard, be ready for no matter what your sufferers convey again. The revised and up to date twenty second variation of Manson's Tropical illnesses provide you with the most recent insurance on rising and re-emerging ailments from around the globe, equivalent to multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis and malaria, the avian flu, and extra. packing containers and tables spotlight key details on present treatments. And now, as knowledgeable seek advice identify, you could entry the data you wish on-line in addition to in print!Covers each element of Tropical drugs intimately, not only infections.Takes either a system-based and a affliction process, with broad cross-referencing to lessen duplication.Includes a powerful scientific concentration, emphasised via medical administration diagrams.Features prime specialists within the box, with contributions from clinicians who're dependent full-time within the tropics.Features updated details on HIV/AIDS, with an emphasis on Africa; malaria; tropical gastroenterological difficulties; dengue and dengue hemorrhagic fever; tuberculosis; Sexually Transmitted illnesses; SARS; avian flu; bartonellosis, cat-scratch disorder, trench fever, human erlichiosis; and more.Describes the most recent cures, akin to lately authorized medicines and new treatment plans, so that you can contain them into on your practice.Presents international views from the world's leaders during this uniqueness to place the newest professional wisdom to be just right for you and your patients.Highlights key details with extra bins and tables so that you can locate what you would like simply and observe it quickly.Allows you to entry the entire contents on-line, plus appendices on Laboratory analysis, Parasitic Protozoa, clinical Helminthology, Nematodes, Trematodes, Cestodes, clinical Acarology and Entomology, and resources of data in Tropical drugs. Your buy entitles you to entry the web site till the following version is released, or until eventually the present version isn't any longer provided on the market through Elsevier, whichever happens first. If the subsequent version is released below 12 months after your buy, you'll be entitled to on-line entry for twelve months out of your date of buy. Elsevier reserves the ideal to supply an appropriate substitute product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based digital model) should still on-line entry be discontinued.

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Structure-Based Drug Discovery (Methods in Molecular by Leslie W. Tari

By Leslie W. Tari

The decade has visible the confluence of a number of allowing applied sciences that experience allowed protein crystallographic how you can dwell as much as their actual power. Taken jointly, the varied fresh advances have made it attainable to take on tricky organic pursuits with a excessive likelihood of luck: intact bacterial ribosomes were structurally elucidated, in addition to eukaryotic trans-membrane proteins just like the potassium channel and GPCRs. it really is now attainable for medicinal chemists to have entry to structural info on their most up-to-date small molecule applicants guaranteed to the healing objective inside days of compound synthesis, permitting constitution guided ligand optimization to ensue in "real time". Structure-Based Drug Discovery provides an array of tools used to generate crystal constructions of organic macromolecules, the way to leverage the structural info to layout novel ligands anew, and the way to iteratively optimize hits and convert them to leads. Written within the winning tools in Molecular Biology™ sequence structure, chapters comprise introductions to their respective themes, lists of the required fabrics and reagents, step by step, with no trouble reproducible protocols, and notes on troubleshooting and warding off recognized pitfalls.   Authoritative and simply available, Structure-Based Drug Discovery goals to supply scientists drawn to including SBDD to their arsenal of drug discovery tools with well-honed, up to date methodologies.

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Cooperative learning by Spencer Kagan

By Spencer Kagan

The publication that began all of it is all NEW! Why could the Kagans thoroughly revise and revamp a vintage that has offered approximately part 1000000 copies? the reply: rather a lot has replaced! Cooperative studying this present day is diverse. This new publication provides at the present time s so much profitable cooperative studying tools. The Kagans make it more uncomplicated than ever to spice up engagement and fulfillment. You ll nonetheless locate all of the sensible and confirmed Kagan buildings, together with Numbered Heads jointly, RoundTable, and Three-Step Interview direct from the fellow who invented cooperative studying constructions. And there s nonetheless lots of ready-to-do teambuilding and classbuilding actions to make your type click on. yet during this elevated version, you'll find new step by step constructions, 1000's of beneficial administration tips, many extra teacher-friendly actions and varieties, and up to date study on confirmed equipment. You pay attention how colleges have used Kagan Cooperative studying to spice up lecturers, shut the success hole, enhance pupil kinfolk, and create a extra sort and being concerned university group. After a long time of teaching and dealing with thousands of lecturers, the Kagans have sophisticated and perfected the main everyday and revered type of cooperative studying ever. The Kagans make it effortless so that you can dramatically bring up engagement and success on your type!

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