Machine Translation: From Research to Real Users: 5th by Jaime Carbonell, Katharina Probst, Erik Peterson, Christian

By Jaime Carbonell, Katharina Probst, Erik Peterson, Christian Monson, Alon Lavie (auth.), Stephen D. Richardson (eds.)

AMTA 2002: From examine to actual clients Ever because the showdown among Empiricists and Rationalists a decade in the past at TMI ninety two, MT researchers have hotly pursued promising paradigms for MT, together with da- pushed ways (e.g., statistical, example-based) and hybrids that combine those with extra conventional rule-based elements. throughout the similar interval, advertisement MT structures with commonplace move archit- tures have developed alongside a parallel and nearly unrelated tune, expanding their cov- age (primarily via handbook replace in their lexicons, we suppose) and reaching a lot broader popularity and utilization, mostly during the medium of the net. website translators became ordinary; a couple of on-line translation s- vices have seemed, together with of their choices either uncooked and postedited MT; and massive enterprises were turning more and more to MT to handle the exigencies of worldwide verbal exchange. nonetheless, the output of the transfer-based platforms hired during this enlargement represents yet a small drop within the ever-growing translation industry bucket.

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Learning from strangers: the art and method of qualitative by Robert S. Weiss

By Robert S. Weiss

Studying From Strangers is the definitive paintings on qualitative examine interviewing. It attracts on Robert Weiss's thirty years of expertise in interviewing and instructing others how you can do it. the best interviews, says Weiss, depend upon growing cooperation -- an open and trusting alliance among interviewer and respondent, devoted to particular and sincere debts of either inner and exterior occasions. opposed to the eclectic history of his paintings in nationwide pattern surveys, reports in response to semi-structured interviewing, and player commentary, Weiss walks the reader during the approach to qualitative interview experiences: pattern choice, improvement of an interview advisor, the behavior of the interview, research, and practise of the information. Weiss offers examples of winning and no more profitable interviews and provides particular recommendations and directions for the practitioner.

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Quality of life in Italy: Research and Reflections by Filomena Maggino, Giampaolo Nuvolati

By Filomena Maggino, Giampaolo Nuvolati

​The final result of the 1st Italian nationwide convention on caliber of lifestyles, this quantity is filled with cogent research of issues and concerns on the topic of health and caliber of lifestyles, together with targeted papers on particular inhabitants groupings and discrete topics. Held in Florence in September 2010, the convention observed the production of the Italian organization of caliber of existence stories, devised as a discussion board for this assorted box of analysis with a swiftly increasing profile within the context of the continued monetary hindrance. The papers deal with a few well-known quality-of-life matters, together with public overall healthiness, wealth distribution, employment, political participation and the belief of crime. participants installation leading edge tools of studying legit data that bring about extra advanced and multidimensional symptoms. a few papers offer info on different ecu international locations that permit for comparative evaluation, whereas others set out clean techniques to comparing caliber of lifestyles itself. hugely proper not only to lecturers, yet to coverage makers and practitioners in a number sectors, this e-book explores very important points of an important modern subject.

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Operations Research in der Produktionspraxis: Ein Handbuch by Louis J. ˜vonœ Rago

By Louis J. ˜vonœ Rago

Die wissenschaftliche Unternehmensfiihrung hat in den letzten fiinfzehn Jahren neue, erfolgversprechende Wege eingeschlagen und deshalb auBer ordentlich groBe Bedeutung erlangt. Abweichend von den Erkenntnissen und den herkommlichen "Oberlegungen, die den RationalisierungsmaBnahmen vorangegangen sind, werden heute Probleme mit Hilfe mathematisch-statisti scher Methoden mit wissenschaftlicher Griindlichkeit untersucht und gelost. Die Rationalisierungsmoglichkeiten, die die mathematisch-statistischen Unter. suchungsmethoden bieten, sind so zahlreich, daB hier nur die bekanntesten Methoden eingehend dargestellt werden konnen. Mit diesen Methoden, die unter dem Namen Operations learn (Unternehmensforschung) bekannt geworden sind, werden heute Entscheidungen getroffen die nicht nur die Gewinne erhohen, sondern auch Fehlentscheidungen rechtzeitig erkennen las sen. W?hrend sich die herkommliche Rationalisierung mit einer challenge losung besch?ftigt, befaBt sich Operations examine haupts?chlich, aber nicht ausschlieBlich, mit vorbeugenden MaBnahmen und dadurch auch mit der Verlustverhinderung. Eine derartige wissenschaftliche examine hat durch die Entwicklung der Ma thematik und die schnelle Verbreitung bzw. Anwendung der elektronischen Datenverarbeitungsanlagen einen groBen Auftrieb erhalten. Zwar konnen die Rechenoperationen manuell durchgefiihrt werden, doch ist diese Methode sehr zeitraubend. Nur mit einer elektronischen Datenverarbeitungsanlage (EDV A) lassen sich die Berechnungen wirtschaftlich ausfiihren. Die Anwen dung des Operations learn ist weniger durch den technischen Fortschritt als vielmehr durch die neuen mathematischen Verfahren bedingt. Allerdings hat die technische Entwicklung oft die Unternehmensfiihrung dazu gezwun gen, schnell arbeitende Rechenanlagen zu verwenden, um die gewinnbrin genden Vorteile des technischen Fortschritts auszunutzen.

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Advanced Research on Computer Education, Simulation and by Zheng Nong (auth.), Song Lin, Xiong Huang (eds.)

By Zheng Nong (auth.), Song Lin, Xiong Huang (eds.)

This two-volume set (CCIS one hundred seventy five and CCIS 176) constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the overseas convention on desktop schooling, Simulation and Modeling, CSEM 2011, held in Wuhan, China, in June 2011. The 148 revised complete papers offered in either volumes have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from plenty of submissions. The papers conceal matters equivalent to multimedia and its software, robotization and automation, mechatronics, computing device schooling, glossy schooling examine, regulate platforms, info mining, wisdom administration, picture processing, conversation software program, database know-how, synthetic intelligence, computational intelligence, simulation and modeling, agent established simulation, biomedical visualization, gadget simulation & modeling, object-oriented simulation, internet and safeguard visualization, imaginative and prescient and visualization, coupling dynamic modeling idea, discretization approach , and modeling procedure research.

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Translational Research in Environmental and Occupational by Shashi Bala Singh, Nanduri R. Prabhakar, Srinivas N Pentyala

By Shashi Bala Singh, Nanduri R. Prabhakar, Srinivas N Pentyala

Cutting side applied sciences can propel an easy discovering in easy technological know-how to an idea that may be of colossal price to the society. whereas utilising novel concepts to resolve the mysteries of organic approaches, an offshoot of utilized department emerged. This box, that is now broadly known as Translational examine makes use of uncomplicated technology findings and interprets those findings into leading edge techniques for the advantage of mankind. This department of technological know-how has developed right into a multidisciplinary juggernaut encompassing all recognized fields of technological know-how as different as biomedicine, atmosphere, legislation, economics, sociology, and so on. With the ever expanding curiosity during this department and the desires and aspirations that this box can carry, simple technology researchers are actually taking a daring step into this new realm, merging varied fields of information to come back up with novel innovations. This booklet "Translational examine in environmental and occupational tension" presents and perception into the study that resulted in discoveries, innovations and improvement of novel applied sciences on the way to have a huge effect at the way forward for mankind.

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