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    • Assessing the Quality of Actions 

      Pirsiavash, Hamed; Vondrick, Carl; Torralba, Antonio (Springer, Cham, 2014)
      While recent advances in computer vision have provided reliable methods to recognize actions in both images and videos, the problem of assessing how well people perform actions has been largely unexplored in computer vision. ...
    • Narrative as a Mode of Communication: Comparing TV Format Adaptations with Multimodal and Narratological Approaches 

      Larkey, Edward (De Gruyter, 2019-11-01)
      This chapter illustrates how a multimodal approach can be combined with narratological knowledge to compare the narrative sequencing, structure, and content of culturally different versions of a sketch television comedy ...
    • Overview: “Infringed or Abridged” 

      Burns, Margie (UBC Press, 2020-03-05)
      This book analyses the words "infringe" and "abridge" to boost an accurate understanding of the Second Amendment. The wording of the first and second amendments was shaped by the period when the Bill of Rights was created ...
    • Scalable Aggregation Service for Satellite Remote Sensing Data 

      Wang, Jianwu; Huang, Xin; Zheng, Jianyu; Rajapakshe, Chamara; Kay, Savio; Kandoor, Lakshmi; Maxwell, Thomas; Zhang, Zhibo (Springer, Cham, 2020-09-29)
      With the advances of satellite remote sensing techniques, we are receiving huge amount of satellite observation data for the Earth. While the data greatly helps Earth scientists on their research, conducting data processing ...
    • Security for Wireless Sensor Networks 

      Avancha, Sasikanth; Undercoffer, Jeffrey; Joshi, Anupam; Pinkston, John (Springer Nature Switzerland AG., 2004-01-01)
      This chapter identifies the vulnerabilities associated with the operational paradigms currently employed by Wireless Sensor Networks. A survey of current WSN security research is presented. The security issues of Mobile ...
    • Thinking from Different Perspectives: Academic Publishing Strategies and Management in the Field of Educational Technology 

      JOHNSON, TRISTAN E.; LIN, LIN; YOUNG, PATRICIA A.; ILGAZ, HALE; MOREL, GWENDOLYN; SPECTOR, J. MICHAEL
      Educational Technology Research and Development (ETR&D) journal is a publication of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology and currently published by Springer Nature. The journal emerged in 1989 ...
    • Urban Soils 

      Yeakley, J. Alan (Routledge, 2020-11-16)
      While soils in cities remain challenging to characterize, continued studies by urban ecosystem scientists are revealing general characteristics of urban soils. While all soil formation factors as per Jenny (1941) remain ...
    • Women's-Gender-Sexuality-Feminist Studies: The Politics of Departmental Naming 

      Bhatt, Amy
      As universities and colleges commemorate the founding of departments and programs dedicated to the study of women, gender, sexuality, and feminism, these celebratory moments have also been a time to reflect on the many ...