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|Research and Applications in Global Supercomputing
Richard S. Segall, Jeffrey S. Cook, Qingyu Zhang.
Rapidly generating and processing large amounts of data, supercomputers are currently at the leading edge of computing technologies. Supercomputers are employed in many different fields, establishing them as an integral part of the computational sciences.
Research and Applications in Global...
Strategic Infrastructure Development for Economic Growth and Social Change
Nilanjan Ray, Dillip Kumar Das, Somnath Chaudhuri, Arindam Ghosh.
Obtaining the ultimate objective of economic growth depends largely on the availability of infrastructure in the economy. New developments in finance also play an important role in enhancing economic prosperity in a country.
Strategic Infrastructure Development for Economic Growth and Social Change...
Handbook of Research on Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibilities
Daniel E. Palmer.
While skeptics once saw the concept of business ethics as an oxymoron, modern businesses are proving them wrong. Success depends not only on educating young professionals about ethical practices, but on the implementation of these practices in all aspects of a company.
The Handbook of Research on...
Advanced Technological Solutions for E-Health and Dementia Patient Monitoring
Fatos Xhafa, Philip Moore, George Tadros.
Mental health is a growing field, but one still limited by a lack of prior research and challenged by increased demand for new solutions and treatments. Mobile and web-based technologies have the potential to fill some of the gaps.
Advanced Technological Solutions for E-Health and Dementia Patient...
Thermal Sprayed Coatings and their Tribological Performances
Manish Roy, J. Paulo Davim.
Thermal spraying is a dynamic process and a rapidly changing field which is used in a variety of industries to solve a number of challenging problems including performance enhancement and extending the life of industrial components which are subjected to wear corrosion.
Thermal Sprayed Coatings and...
Agricultural Management Strategies in a Changing Economy
Gabriel Popescu, Andrei Jean-Vasile.
Research and development in agriculture is a very relevant topic in today’s society, especially given the evolution of land ownership structures and resources exploitation. These transformations have paved the way for new approaches in the allocation and management of agricultural systems.
Innovative Collaborative Practice and Reflection in Patient Education
Jennifer Lynne Bird.
The process of patient education allows for patients to think about their health in new ways and for educators and professionals to propose new ways to heal, with the ultimate goal of patients having a positive outlook on life and consistently maintained health.
Innovative Collaborative Practice and...
Processing Techniques and Tribological Behavior of Composite Materials
Rajnesh Tyagi, J. Paulo Davim.
An understanding of friction and wear behavior of materials is crucial in order to improve their performance and durability. New research is providing the opportunity to solve common problems relating to the development of materials, surface modification, coatings, and processing methods across...
Comparative Case Studies on Entrepreneurship in Developed and Developing Countries
Joseph Ofori-Dankwa, Kwame Boasiako Omane-Antwi.
Lauded as a driver of economic growth, entrepreneurship and small business ventures have become increasingly attractive to countries looking to boost employment rates, productivity, and innovation. The manifestation of entrepreneurship varies from country to country, and what works for one may not work...
Cases on Strategic Social Media Utilization in the Nonprofit Sector
Hugo Asencio, Rui Sun.
Typically utilized by larger corporations, social media marketing and strategy is lacking in small and medium-sized nonprofit organizations. Although these organizations are beginning to incorporate this form of online communication, there is still a need to understand the best practices and proper...
Business Law and Ethics: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
In modern business environments, ethical behavior plays a crucial role in success. Managers and business leaders must pay close attention to the ethics of their policies and behaviors to avoid a reputation-crushing scandal.
Business Law and Ethics: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications...
Gamification: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
Serious games provide a unique opportunity to engage students more fully than traditional teaching approaches. Understanding the best way to utilize games and play in an educational setting is imperative for effectual learning in the twenty-first century.
Gamification: Concepts, Methodologies...
Handbook of Research on Digital Media and Creative Technologies
Emerging technologies enable a wide variety of creative expression, from music and video to innovations in visual art. These aesthetics, when properly explored, can enable enhanced communication between all kinds of people and cultures.
The Handbook of Research on Digital Media and Creative...
Delivery and Adoption of Cloud Computing Services in Contemporary Organizations
Victor Chang, Robert John Walters, Gary Wills.
The ubiquity of technology has not only brought the need for computer knowledge to every aspect of the modern business world; it has also increased our need to safely store the data we are now creating at a rate never experienced before.
Delivery and Adoption of Cloud Computing Services in...
Emerging Research in Cloud Distributed Computing Systems
Traditional computing concepts are maturing into a new generation of cloud computing systems with wide-spread global applications. However, even as these systems continue to expand, they are accompanied by overall performance degradation and wasted resources.
Emerging Research in Cloud Distributed...
Green Economic Structures in Modern Business and Society
Andrei Jean-Vasile, Ion Raluca Andreea, Turek Rahoveanu Adrian.
Environmental and sustainable development concerns permeate numerous aspects of society, including economic activity. Many countries now run their economies based on such sustainable economic structures to improve production models and overall living conditions.
Green Economic Structures in Modern...
Promoting Sustainable Practices through Energy Engineering and Asset Management
Vicente Gonzalez-Prida, Anthony Raman.
Green technologies and energy-efficient practices have become two of the most prevalent issues in global society. However, many countries still lack the technology or resources needed to implement sustainable practices within their societies.
Promoting Sustainable Practices through Energy...
Customer Relationship Management Strategies in the Digital Era
In today’s global economy, social media and technological advances have changed the way businesses interact with their clientele. With new forms of communication and IT practices, companies seek innovative practices for maintaining their consumer loyalty.
Customer Relationship Management Strategies...
Encyclopedia of Mobile Phone Behavior
The rise of mobile phones has brought about a new era of technological attachment as an increasing number of people rely on their personal mobile devices to conduct their daily activities. Due to the ubiquitous nature of mobile phones, the impact of these devices on human behavior, interaction, and...
Formalized Probability Theory and Applications Using Theorem Proving
Osman Hasan, Sofiène Tahar.
Scientists and engineers often have to deal with systems that exhibit random or unpredictable elements and must effectively evaluate probabilities in each situation. Computer simulations, while the traditional tool used to solve such problems, are limited in the scale and complexity of the problems...