This book surveys the reaction to the Obama Administration’s health care reform plan and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. It examines the range of social and political factors that influence health care policy making and delivery.
Covering modern RFID systems, this book examines the challenges to RFID implementation using specific industrial research examples and common integration issues. It answers questions surrounding building scalable global Internet-based RFID networks.
This indispensible textbook deals with the theory of deterministic signals and follows an innovative combinatory approach, providing readers exercises and samples, twin-track reading paths for students at differing levels, and specific application examples.
This book provides comprehensive coverage of current state of the art theoretical and technological aspects of broadband mobile and wireless networks focusing on Long Term Evolution Network. It starts from basic principles and proceeds to advanced topics.
This book proposes new ways of thinking about high-dimensional spaces using two models: the skeleton that relates the clusters to one another, and the boundaries in empty space that provide new perspectives on outliers and on outlying regions.
After an introduction to cryptography and data security, the authors of this book explain the main techniques in modern cryptography. The book is uniquely designed for students of engineering and applied computer science, and engineering practitioners.
Since the introduction of Hoares’ Communicating Sequential Process (CSP) notation, powerful new tools have transformed CSP into a practical way of describing industrial-sized problems. This book presents the basic CSP knowledge needed to utilize those tools.