By Huajun Zhang
By Huajun Zhang
By Anshu Ohlan,Ramphul Ohlan
By Yo-Sung Ho,Jitao Sang,Yong Man Ro,Junmo Kim,Fei Wu
The two-volume lawsuits LNCS 9314 and 9315, represent the lawsuits of the 16th Pacific-Rim convention on Multimedia, PCM 2015, held in Gwangju, South Korea, in September 2015.
The overall of 138 complete and 32 brief papers offered in those lawsuits used to be rigorously reviewed and chosen from 224 submissions. The papers have been equipped in topical sections named: photograph and audio processing; multimedia content material research; multimedia purposes and companies; video coding and processing; multimedia illustration studying; visible knowing and popularity on titanic information; coding and reconstruction of multimedia info with spatial-temporal details; 3D image/video processing and functions; video/image caliber evaluate and processing; social media computing; human motion reputation in social robotics and video surveillance; contemporary advances in image/video processing; new media illustration and transmission applied sciences for rising UHD services.
By Stephan Zimmermann
Der vorliegende Sammelband möchte dazu beitragen, eine schon zu lang bestehende Lücke der Kant-Forschung weiter auszufüllen und die seit einigen Jahren zunehmend intensiver geführte Debatte über Kants Lehre von den „Kategorien der Freiheit“ weiter voranzutreiben. Dazu versammelt er Stimmen von ausgewiesenen Kennern des Themas und der Kant’schen Moralphilosophie, die sich dem Problemfeld mit verschiedenen Schwerpunktsetzungen sowohl historisch als auch systematisch widmen. Das einende Ziel der insgesamt zwölf Beiträge ist es, die „Kategorien der Freiheit“ und vor allem ihre architektonische Anordnung in einer Vollständigkeit beanspruchenden Tafel von dem leise schwelenden Verdacht zu befreien, es könnte sich dabei lediglich um das Zeugnis eines sturen Systemdenkens handeln. Die hier zusammengestellten Texte nehmen Kant demgegenüber ernst und beim Wort.
By Giovanna Citti,Alessandro Sarti
By Kristin Zeiler,Lisa Folkmarson Käll
Situated on the intersection of phenomenology of drugs and feminist phenomenology, this quantity offers insights into clinical practices similar to surgical operations, organ transplants, dentistry, midwifery, and psychiatry. The participants clarify the relevance of feminist phenomenology to the fields of drugs and future health by means of highlighting distinction, vulnerability, and volatility as crucial dimensions of human adventure instead of deviations. It additionally extra vitalizes the sphere of phenomenology by way of bringing it into dialog with a number assorted materials—including case reviews, fiction, and other kinds of narrative—and laying off new mild on concerns like physically self-experience, normality and deviance, self-alienation, and objectification. The volume’s specialize in concrete event develops and sharpens the methodological instruments and conceptual framework of phenomenology and makes it a great source for students, scholars, and scientific practitioners alike.
“…this ebook is an important and unique contribution to either feminist conception and phenomenology. the quantity bridges more than a few fields of inquiry, filling a spot within the feminist scholarship on medication whereas, whilst, supplying theoretical insights that might tell conceptual and functional matters inside biomedicine.” — Hypatia
“…the breadth and distinctiveness of subject matters may still curiosity a person who works in the fields of philosophy of drugs and clinical ethics … the gathering is breaking new flooring in a good method … bringing a feminist phenomenological lens to the philosophy of drugs makes salient the numerous ways that numerous other forms of oppressions are happen inside of our scientific platforms and practices. The desire is that practitioners, theorists, and activists within the box learn this ebook, and are moved not to in basic terms imagine in new instructions yet to behave upon their thoughts.” — Bioethics.net
“Though this quantity is most suitable to these attracted to phenomenology, a couple of articles, really Käll’s article on Wit, a movie utilized in many bioethics classes, have a extra basic attraction and will be really worth analyzing through bioethicists.” — CHOICE
Kristin Zeiler is affiliate Professor of scientific Ethics at Linköping college, Sweden, and seasoned Futura Scientia Fellow on the Swedish Collegium for complex examine, Uppsala collage, Sweden.
Folkmarson Käll is Docent of Theoretical Philosophy at Uppsala collage, Sweden, and examine affiliate on the department of health and wellbeing and Society at Linköping collage, Sweden. She is the editor of Dimensions of ache: Humanities and Social technology Perspectives.
By Sean Johnson Andrews
Three lines of serious cultural and media concept have been specially engaged with the ongoing critique of the function of commodified, mass-produced, mass allotted tradition- the Cultural Marxism of the Frankfurt university, the Cultural Materialism and lively audiences of Cultural reviews, and significant Political financial system of communique. This e-book examines those 3 paradigms, illustrating the key tensions and issues of contract among them, really in terms of the dominant paradigms of administrative social technology study and media ecology inside communique and media reports extra broadly.
From the point of view of the emergent cultural setting, Hegemony, American Mass Media and Cultural Studies argues that the unique issues of war of words among those paradigms look much less contradictory than prior to. In doing so it bargains a brand new theoretical toolkit for these looking to comprehend the present struggles for a extra simply, extra democratic media, tradition, and society.
By Brent Adkins
By Oliver Schütze,Leonardo Trujillo,Pierrick Legrand,Yazmin Maldonado
This quantity includes a range of works offered on the Numerical and Evolutionary Optimization (NEO) workshop held in September 2015 in Tijuana, Mexico. The development of strong seek and optimization strategies is of significant significance in today’s international that calls for researchers and practitioners to take on a starting to be number of hard real-world difficulties. particularly, there are well-established and widely recognized fields which are quite often utilized during this zone: (i) conventional numerical optimization innovations and (ii) relatively contemporary bio-inspired heuristics. Both paradigms have their particular strengths and weaknesses, permitting them to clear up some challenging difficulties whereas nonetheless failing in others.
The target of the NEO workshop sequence is to compile humans from those and related fields to debate, evaluate and merge their complimentary views in order to improve quick and trustworthy hybrid tools that maximize the strengths and minimize the weaknesses of the underlying paradigms. via this attempt, we think that the NEO can advertise the improvement of latest recommendations which are acceptable to a broader type of difficulties. furthermore, NEO fosters the certainty and adequate treatment of real-world difficulties relatively in rising fields that have an effect on us all such as overall healthiness care, shrewdpermanent towns, immense info, between many others. The prolonged papers the NEO 2015 that include this publication contribute to this goal.
By Francesco Camastra,Alessandro Vinciarelli
This moment variation specializes in audio, photo and video information, the 3 major varieties of enter that machines care for while interacting with the true global. a suite of appendices offers the reader with self-contained introductions to the mathematical historical past essential to learn the book.
Divided into 3 major elements, From conception to Computation introduces methodologies geared toward representing the information in varieties compatible for laptop processing, in particular in terms of audio and photographs. while the second one half, Machine Learning comprises an intensive evaluation of statistical suggestions aimed toward addressing 3 major difficulties, particularly type (automatically assigning a knowledge pattern to 1 of the sessions belonging to a predefined set), clustering (automatically grouping information samples in line with the similarity in their homes) and series research (automatically mapping a series of observations right into a series of human-understandable symbols). The 3rd half Applications exhibits how the summary difficulties outlined within the moment half underlie applied sciences able to accomplish complicated projects similar to the popularity of hand gestures or the transcription of handwritten data.
Machine studying for Audio, photograph and Video Analysis is appropriate for college kids to procure a superb heritage in computer studying in addition to for practitioners to deepen their wisdom of the state of the art. All program chapters are in keeping with publicly on hand info and unfastened software program programs, hence permitting readers to copy the experiments.