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Non-Transformational Syntax: Formal and Explicit Models of Grammar
This authoritative introduction explores the four mainnon-transformational syntactic frameworks: Head-driven PhraseStructure Grammar, Lexical-Functional Grammar, Categorial Grammar,and Simpler Syntax. It also considers a range of issues that arisein connection with these approaches, including questions aboutprocessing and acquisition....
Manufacturing Processes for Advanced Composites
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Artificial Intelligence for Humans, Volume 3: Deep Learning and Neural Networks
Neural networks have been a mainstay of artificial intelligence since its earliest days. Now, exciting new technologies such as deep learning and convolution are taking neural networks in bold new directions. In this book, we will demonstrate the neural networks in a variety of real-world tasks such as image recognition and data science. We...
Adult Stem Cells
Studies on stem cells have been attracting intense scientific and public
attention, not only because of controversies surrounding the use of
embryonic stem cells but also because of very provocative data that
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Jump into the world of Near Field Communications (NFC), the fast-growing technology that lets devices in close proximity exchange data, using radio signals. With lots of examples, sample code, exercises, and step-by-step projects, this hands-on guide shows you how to build NFC applications for Android, the Arduino microcontroller,...