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About the importance of auditory alarms during the operation of a plant simulator

Matthias Rauterberg.

in Interacting with Computers

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 0 words.

An experiment was carried out to estimate the effect of auditory alarms on the work of a plant operator in the context of a computer simulation. The process simulator was implemented so...

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An abstract framework for globalising interactive systems

Kostas Stathis and Marek Sergot.

in Interacting with Computers

February 1998; p ublished online February 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 0 words.

We present an abstract framework for designing and developing globalised interactive systems from simple components viewed as games [1] (K. Stathis, M.J. Sergot, Games as a Metaphor for...

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An Abstract Interface for System Software on Large-Scale Clusters

Juan Fernández, Eitan Frachtenberg, Fabrizio Petrini and José-Carlos Sancho.

in The Computer Journal

P ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 10203 words.

Scalable management of distributed resources is one of the major challenges when building large-scale clusters for high-performance computing. This task includes transparent fault...

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An Abstract Interpretation Approach for Enhancing the Java Bytecode Verifier

Roberto Barbuti, Nicoletta De Francesco and Luca Tesei.

in The Computer Journal

July 2010; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

The Java virtual machine embodies a verifier that performs a set of checks on Java bytecode programs before their execution. The verifier carries out an efficient data-flow analysis applied...

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Abstract representations as a basis for usable user interfaces

Shari Trewin, Gottfried Zimmermann and Gregg Vanderheiden.

in Interacting with Computers

June 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 12312 words.

This article examines four existing or proposed standards for abstract description of user interfaces: UIML, XIML, XForms and URC. These are assessed with respect to a ‘universal remote...

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An Abstract Semantically Rich Compiler Collocative and Interpretative Model for OpenMP Programs

Mohammed F. Mokbel, Robert D. Kent and Michael Wong.

in The Computer Journal

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

To understand the behavior of OpenMP programs, special tools and adaptive techniques are needed for performance analysis. However, these tools provide low-level profile information at the...

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Accelerating Multiple Sequence Alignment with the Cell BE Processor

Hans Vandierendonck, Sean Rul and Koen De Bosschere.

in The Computer Journal

July 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

The Cell Broadband Engine (BE) Architecture is a new heterogeneous multi-core architecture targeted at compute-intensive workloads. The architecture of the Cell BE has several features that...

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Accurate and Efficient Cache Warmup for Sampled Processor Simulation Through NSL–BLRL

Luk Van Ertvelde, Filip Hellebaut and Lieven Eeckhout.

in The Computer Journal

March 2008; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 8308 words.

Architectural simulation is extremely time-consuming given the huge number of instructions that need to be simulated for contemporary benchmarks. Sampled simulation that selects a number of...

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Achieving Bounded and Predictable Recovery using Real-Time Logging

Lih Chyun Shu, John A. Stankovic and Sang H. Son.

in The Computer Journal

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

Real-time databases (RTDBs) are increasingly being used as an integral part of many computer systems. During normal operation, transactions in RTDBs must be executed in such a way that...

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Achieving Key Privacy and Invisibility for Unattended Wireless Sensor Networks in Healthcare

Faezeh Sadat Babamir and Ali Norouzi.

in The Computer Journal

April 2014; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

In this study, we propose an efficient aggregate signcryption scheme to maximize the security of data in a kind of wireless medical network named the disconnected or unattended wireless...

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Achieving Non-repudiation of Receipt

N. Zhang and Q. Shi.

in The Computer Journal

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

A designer of secure Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) or other emerging electronic commerce systems must consider an EDI-specific threat—repudiation of receipt—in addition to general...

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Achieving Quality of Service (QoS) Using Resource Allocation and Adaptive Scheduling in Cloud Computing with Grid Support

Neeraj Kumar, Naveen Chilamkurti, Sherali Zeadally and Young-Sik Jeong.

in The Computer Journal

February 2014; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

In the past few years, cloud computing has emerged as a new reliable, scalable and flexible virtual computing environment (VCE). In this new VCE, users can use the available resources as a...

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Achieving Small-World Properties using Bio-Inspired Techniques in Wireless Networks

Rachit Agarwal, Abhik Banerjee, Vincent Gauthier, Monique Becker, Chai Kiat Yeo and Bu Sung Lee.

in The Computer Journal

August 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

It is highly desirable and challenging for a wireless ad hoc network to have self-organization properties in order to achieve wide network characteristics. Studies have shown that...

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Acknowledgement of Referees

in The Computer Journal

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

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Acknowledgement of Referees

in The Computer Journal

P ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 724 words.

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Acting by hand: Informing interaction design for the periphery of people’s attention☆

Saskia Bakker, Elise van den Hoven and Berry Eggen.

in Interacting with Computers

May 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human-Computer Interaction. 11904 words.

Interactions in and with the physical world have enabled us to perform everyday activities in the periphery of our attention. Even though digital technologies are becoming increasingly...

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Active discovery of network roles for predicting the classes of network nodes

Leto Peel.

in Journal of Complex Networks

September 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics; Computer Science. 8356 words.

Nodes in real world networks often have class labels, or underlying attributes, that are related to the way in which they connect to other nodes. Sometimes this relationship is simple, for...

Active Learning

Masashi Sugiyama and Motoaki Kawanabe.

in Machine Learning in Non-Stationary Environments

March 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Artificial Intelligence. 11586 words.

This chapter examines the problem of active learning. The goal of active learning is to find the most “informative” training input points so that learning can be successfully achieved from...

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Active Learning with Model Selection

Masashi Sugiyama and Motoaki Kawanabe.

in Machine Learning in Non-Stationary Environments

March 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Artificial Intelligence. 2892 words.

This chapter examines the problem of active learning with model selection. Model selection and active learning are two important challenges for successful learning. A natural desire is to...

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