The Handbook of Peer-to-Peer Networking is a comprehensive and unified repository of the various models, applications, methodologies, trends, and challenges of peer-to-peer computing, making it an essential reference for researchers and proffesionals alike. This handbook addresses current issues as well as emerging concepts and applications, including P2P architectures, search and queries, incentive mechanism, multimedia streaming, service- oriented architectures, collaboration to share non-storage resources, mobile P2P, theory and analysis, and P2P databases. In addition, it covers practical perspectives such as traffic characteristics and trends of P2P applications, and E-business models in P2P applications.
Electronic Properties of Materials
"This book will provide an excellent fundamental understanding of materials for the wide range of electrical and electronic appliances.”
This book on electrical, optical, magnetic and thermal properties of materials differs from other introductory texts in solid state physics. First, it is written for engineers, particularly...
NHibernate 3 Beginner's Guide
NHibernate 3 Beginner's Guide examines all of the topics required to get a functional data-access layer implemented while writing the least amount of code possible, presenting options along the way to handle particular edge cases or situations as they arise. The book begins with an introduction to NHibernate 3 and then moves on to...
CRC Handbook Chemistry and Physics, 85th Edition "This famous handbook continues to provide current, critically evaluated chemical and physical data in a one-volume format. A goldmine of information … . " - JACS, Vol. 127, No. 12, 2005 " While I keep the massive recent editions in my study, I keep my original one, the 23rd edition, on my bedside table, for it is easy...
Computer Graphics Through OpenGL®: From Theory to Experiments
COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF SHADERS AND THE PROGRAMMABLE PIPELINE
From geometric primitives to animation to 3D modeling to lighting, shading and texturing, Computer Graphics Through OpenGL®: From Theory to Experiments is a comprehensive introduction to computer graphics which uses an active...
Strabismus Surgery and its Complications
Strabismus Surgery and its Complications is divided into two
distinct sections. Part I outlines the surgical management of
strabismus in 17 chapters. A full range of topics is covered
including basic anatomy and physiology, surgical planning,
preoperative and postoperative management, and surgical