Title Advanced Mathematical Techniques in Science and Engineering
Subtitle (River Publishers Series in Management Sciences and Engineering)
Author Mangey Ram, João Paulo Davim
ISBN 9788793609341
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Binding Hardbound
No of pages 200
Book size 152 X 235 mm
Publishing year 2018
Original publisher River Publishers (Eurospan Group)
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In recent years, mathematical techniques applied to novel disciplines within the science and engineering have experienced extraordinary growth. Advanced Mathematical Techniques in Science and Engineering focusses on a detailed range of mathematics applied within various fields of science and engineering for different tasks. Topics of focus include:

  • Analysis of Consensus-Building Time in Social Groups
  • Modeling of intersystem accidents in critical infrastructure systems
  • Stochastic approaches to analysis and modeling of multi-sources and big data
  • Performance evaluation of computational DoS attack on access point in Wireless LANs
  • Ranking methods for decision-making under uncertainty
  • Understanding time delay based Modeling & Diffusion of technological products
  • Role of soft computing in science and engineering
  • Complex system reliability analysis and optimization
  • Tree growth models in forest ecosystems modelling

This research book can be used as a reference for students in a final year undergraduate engineering course, such as mechanical, mechatronics, industrial, computer science, information technology, etc. Furthermore, the book can serve as a valuable reference for academics, engineers and researchers in these and related subject areas.




List of Contributors

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List of Abbreviations

Chapter 1. Analysis of Consensus-Building Time in Social Groups Based on the Results of Statistical Modeling (Aronov losif Zinovievich, Maksimova Olga Vladimirovna and Grigoryev Vadim losifovich) • Introduction and Purpose of the Study • Description of the Model for Consensus Based on Regular Markov Chains • Specific Cases in the Model of Attaining Consensus in the Work of TC • Domination • Presence of Several Leaders • Global Domination • Responsibility Shift • Coalitions • Analysis of the General Case in the Consensus Model • Management of the TCs by the National Standardization Body • The Quality of Consensus • Consensus-Building Model Description Based on Cellular Automata Methodology • Study of Consensus-Building Model Based on Cellular Automata Methodology • Conclusions and Results Interpretation • References

Chapter 2. Classification and Modeling of Intersystem Accidents in Critical Infrastructure Systems (Valery V. Lesnykh, Vladislav S. Petrov and Tatiana B. Timofeeva) • Introduction • Examples of Intersystem Failures • Classification of Intersystem Failures • Simulation of Intersystem Failures • Gas Transmission Network Model • Electric Network Model • Interaction Model • Results of Calculations • Perturbance Propagation Functions • Conclusion • References

Chapter 3. Stochastic Approaches to Analysis and Modeling of Multi-Sources and Big Data in Tasks of Homeland Security: Socio-Economic and Socio-Ecological Crisis Control Tools (Yuriy V. Kostyuchenko, Maxim Yuschenko and Ivan Kopachevsky) • Introduction • Case Study: The Conflict • Methodological Notes: Approach to Data Analysis • Big Data Classification Approach • Multisource Data Regularization and Optimization Approach • Population Dynamics Assessment in the Crisis Area Using Multisource Data • Population Assessment in Rural Areas • Population Assessment in Urban Areas • Satellite Observations and Data Integration Approach • Assessment of the Economic Dynamics in the Crisis Area Using Multisource Data • Analysis of Land-Use Structure Change: Markov’s Chains Modeling of Satellite Data • Satellite Data for Analysis of Land-Use Efficiency and Crop Structure Dynamics • Data Integration Algorithm and Satellite Based Approach to Economic Activity Variations • Assessment of Number and Dynamics of Illegal Armed Groups Using Big Data • Assessment of Combatant and Non-Combatant Losses Using Multisource Data • On the Model of Population Dynamics under the Conflict • Concluding Remarks • References

Chapter 4.• Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Computational DoS Attack on an Access Point in Wireless LANs (Rajeev Singh and Teek Parval Sharma) • Introduction • Review of Key Hiding Communication (KHC) Scheme • Network Model • Simulation Topology • Simulation Parameters • Performance Evaluation Metrics • Results and Discussion • Conclusion • References

Chapter 5. Development of Computation Algorithm and Ranking Methods for Decision-Making under Uncertainty (Alexander V. Bochkov and Nikolay N. Zhigirev) • Trough-Ranking Method for a Regulate Lists Objects of Different Types by Partial Expert Comparisons • Literature Review • Algorithm Description • Case Study • The Analytic Hierarchy Process Modification for Decision Making under Uncertainty • Introduction • Literature Review • Problem Statement • Methodology Description • Case Study • Conclusion • References

Chapter 6. Understanding Time Delay Based Modeling and Diffusion of Technological Products (Mohini Agarwal, Adarsh Anand, Deepti Aggrawal and Rubina Mittal) • Introduction • Research Methodology • Notations • Research Results and Findings • Discussion • Conclusion • References

Chapter 7. Role of Soft Computing in Science and Engineering (Preeti, Lata Nautiyal and Mangey Rain) • Introduction • Why Soft Computing Approach? • Soft Computing Techniques • Machine Learning • Notation of dataset • Training data and test data • Relationships with other disciplines • Basic concepts and ideals of machine learning • The categorization of machine learning algorithms • Fuzzy Logic • Evolutionary Algorithms • Implementation • Types • Genetic Algorithms • Initialization • Selection • Genetic operators • Termination • Bayesian Network • Neural Network • Particle Swarm Optimization • Applications • Conclusion • References

Chapter 8. Complex System Reliability Analysis and Optimization (Anuj Kumar, Sangeeta Pant and Mangey Ram) • Introduction • Reliability Measuring Parameters • Stochastic Processes • Copula Method • Reliability Optimization • Review of Literature • Material and Methods • Supplementary Variable Technique • Birth—Death Processes • Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization • Mathematical Model and Reliability Block Diagram • Complex bridge system • Results and Discussion • Conclusion and Summary • References

Chapter 9. Tree Growth Models in Forest Ecosystem Modeling — A Tool for Development of Tree Ring Width Chronology and Climate Reconstruction (Rajesh Joshi and Rupesh Dhyani) • Introduction • Notion of Ecosystem Modeling • Growth and yield models • Succession models • Biogeochemical-mechanistic models • Hybrid models • Tree Growth Models • General Linear Aggregate Model • Growth Curve for Detrending Tree Growth Time Series • Deterministic Curves • Negative Exponential Curve • Linear Regression Curve • Hugershoff Growth Curve • Stochastic Curves • The Smoothing Spline Curve • Friedman’s Super Smoother • Empirical Curves • Regional Curve Standardization Method • Application of Tree Ring Growth Models — An Example from A Case Study • Conclusion • References


About the Editors

About the Editors:

Mangey Ram, Graphic Era University, India.

João Paulo Davim, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

Target Audience:

This research book can be used as a reference for students in a final year undergraduate engineering course, such as mechanical, mechatronics, industrial, computer science, information technology, etc.


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