Browse All Reviews
> General Term: Theory
All Media Types
1-10 of 11141 Reviews with General Term: Theory
Applied linear analysis for chemical engineers: a multi-scale approach with Mathematica
Balakotaiah V., Ratnakar R., DE GRUYTER, Berlin, Germany, 2022. 590 pp. Type: Book (3110739690)
This 750-plus-page book on applied linear analysis is the culmination of the authors’ more than three decades of experience teaching graduate students in chemical engineering, as well as a continuation of their own mentors’ legacy. It ...
May 2 2023
AI and neurotechnology: learning from AI ethics to address an expanded ethics landscape
Berger S., Rossi F. Communications of the ACM 6658-68, 2023. Type: Article
Strategies developed by the artificial intelligence (AI) community for dealing with ethical issues should be useful in dealing with neurotechnology (neurotech). Some ethical issues associated with both AI and neurotechnology are illustrated by an ...
Apr 27 2023
Synthetic friends: a philosophy of human-machine friendship
Kempt H., Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY, 2022. 220 pp. Type: Book (3031136306)
The relationships between human beings and robots have been a significant part of science fiction since Isaac Asimov’s robot stories and novels, starting in 1950, and movies and television shows like
Apr 13 2023
A theoretical perspective on hyperdimensional computing
Thomas A., Dasgupta S., Rosing T. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research 72(1): 215-249, 2022. Type: Article
Thomas, Dasgupta, and Rosing offer a tricky essay on hyperdimensional (HD) computing, a representational-transformational-retrieval computing paradigm that is brain-inspired, starting from signal levels as electrodes. All the content is highly tec...
Mar 27 2023
Computational intelligence: a methodological introduction (3rd ed.)
Kruse R., Mostaghim S., Borgelt C., Braune C., Steinbrecher M., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2022. 653 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030422-26-4)
Ideas, more than inventions, change the world. Seen from this perspective, computational intelligence should be viewed, in my opinion, as a set of ideas that find applications in intelligent systems or devices that exhibit intelligent behaviour in...
Mar 7 2023
Artificial intelligence: an introduction for the inquisitive reader
Chen R., Chen C., CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2022. 344 pp. Type: Book (978-1-032103-47-1)
Chen and Chen present a comprehensive overview of the past decades from a computer science (CS) and artificial intelligence (AI) point of view. The book is not a scientific or technical/technology elaboration since a part of it, or more exactly se...
Feb 27 2023
The story of proof: logic and the history of mathematics
Stillwell J., PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, Princeton, NJ, 2022. 456 pp. Type: Book (0691234361), Reviews: (2 of 2)
Years ago, several of my colleagues in the university’s mathematics department told me that many high school students no longer study classic plane geometry, the kind of instruction that emphasizes careful logic applied to axioms, postulates...
Feb 23 2023
Advances in data science
Demir I., Lou Y., Wang X., Welker K., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2021. 384 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030798-90-1)
Advances in data science
, published as volume 26 in Springer’s “Association for Women in Mathematics” series, summarizes the results from two related workshops--the first one held at the Institute for Computational an...
Feb 21 2023
Deep learning and physics
Tanaka A., Tomiya A., Hashimoto K., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2021. 220 pp. Type: Book (978-9-813361-07-2)
Machine learning (ML) and particularly deep learning (DL) are used in various physics studies. In this book, the authors show how. They begin by discussing the attributes and theory of ML and its apparent similarities in form to theories in physic...
Feb 16 2023
Integration with complex numbers: a primer on complex analysis
McMaster B., McCluskey A., Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 2022. 288 pp. Type: Book (978-0-192846-43-3)
Complex analysis is a rich subject that can bewilder the beginning student with the nonintuitive behavior of its objects and the wide range of applications to which it has been applied. This highly readable introduction engages only a severely res...
Feb 9 2023
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited. Copyright 1999-2023 ThinkLoud