Author pages are created from data sourced from our academic publisher partnerships and public sources.
Share This Author
IPCC fourth assessment report
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) in 2007. Since the IPCC considers only published, peer-reviewed science in its assessments, the AR4…
Genetic Studies of Genius
IT is only when one studies a vast American work like this-which in its first two volumes covers more than 1500 pages, with still more volumes to come-that one realises that America is not Europe,…
Advanced Encryption Standard
The Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) is an encryption standard adopted by the U.S. government and is the first publicly accessible and open cipher approved by the NSA for top secret information.
Maven is a software tool for Java project management and build automation that comes with pre-defined targets for performing certain well defined tasks such as compilation of code and its packaging.
Lua (programming language)
Lua is a lightweight, reflective, imperative and functional programming language, designed as a scripting language with extensible semantics as a primary goal, which is widely used in the video game industry.
Advanced Configuration and Power Interface: Open standard, Operating system, Power management, Cross- platform, Intel Corporation, Microsoft, Toshiba, ... Sleep mode, Hibernate (OS feature), Synonym
The Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) specification is an open standard for unified operating system-centric device configuration and power management that is central to Operating System-directed configuration and Power Management (OSPM).
Disease model of addiction.
If alcoholism is defined as a disease, it will be treated as a healthcare problem. As a result, alcoholics will be assured the right to receive appropriate medical treatment for this disease. The…
Internet Movie Database
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) is an online database of information related to movies, actors, television shows, production crew personnel, video games, and most recently, fictional characters…
Levenshtein Distance: Information theory, Computer science, String (computer science), String metric, Damerau?Levenshtein distance, Spell checker, Hamming distance
The Levenshtein distance is a metric for measuring the amount of difference between two sequences (i.e., the so called edit distance), often used in applications that need to determine how similar, or different, two strings are, such as spell checkers.