Download Advances in Human Factors in Energy: Oil, Gas, Nuclear and by Paul Fechtelkotter,Michael Legatt PDF

By Paul Fechtelkotter,Michael Legatt

This publication addresses human components study in strength, an emphasis on human elements purposes in layout, building, and operation of nuclear, electricity new release, and oil and fuel resources. It discusses complicated thoughts within the optimization of human and environmental functionality, in addition to own and procedure safeguard. The booklet covers a wealth of themes in layout and operation administration of either offshore and onshore amenities, together with layout of keep watch over rooms, front-end engineering layout (FEED), criticality research, offshore shipping, human contributions to injuries, cognitive bias in choice making, safety-critical human projects, and so forth. in response to the AHFE2017 convention on Human components in power: Oil, gasoline, Nuclear and electrical energy Industries, July 17-21, l. a., California, united states, the ebook fills a huge hole within the present literature, delivering readers with state of the art wisdom in human elements best-practice techniques throughout types of industries and effort applications.

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Download Design, User Experience, and Usability: Users and by Aaron Marcus PDF

By Aaron Marcus

The three-volume set LNCS 9186, 9187, and 9188 constitutes the court cases of the 4th foreign convention on layout, person event, and usefulness, DUXU 2015, held as a part of the seventeenth foreign convention on Human-Computer interplay, HCII 2015, in l. a., CA, united states, in August 2015, together with thirteen different thematically related meetings. the complete of 1462 papers and 246 posters awarded on the HCII 2015 meetings have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 4843 submissions. those papers tackle the most recent learn and improvement efforts and spotlight the human facets of layout and use of computing platforms. The papers authorised for presentation completely disguise the full box of Human-Computer interplay, addressing significant advances in wisdom and potent use of pcs in quite a few software parts. the entire of 132 contributions incorporated within the DUXU lawsuits have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen for inclusion during this three-volume set. The sixty seven papers incorporated during this quantity are geared up in topical sections on clients in DUXU, girls in DUXU, info layout, contact and gesture DUXU, cellular DUXU, and wearable DUXU.

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Download Research on e-Learning and ICT in Education by Athanassios Jimoyiannis PDF

By Athanassios Jimoyiannis

This booklet goals to function a multidisciplinary discussion board protecting technical, pedagogical, organizational, educational, in addition to coverage features of ICT in schooling and e-Learning. detailed emphasis is given to utilized learn proper to academic perform guided via the academic realities in faculties, faculties, universities and casual studying companies. In a extra commonplace scope, the quantity goals to surround present tendencies and matters identifying ICT integration in perform, together with studying and instructing, curriculum and educational layout, studying media and environments, instructor schooling improvement, overview and assessment, etc.

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Download The Tuning of Place: Sociable Spaces and Pervasive Digital by Richard Coyne PDF

By Richard Coyne

How do pervasive electronic units -- smartphones, iPods, GPS navigation structures, and cameras, between others -- effect the way in which we use areas? In The Tuning of Place, Richard Coyne argues that those ubiquitous units and the networks that aid them develop into the technique of making incremental alterations inside areas -- of tuning position. Pervasive media aid us formulate a feeling of position, writes Coyne, via their potential to introduce small adjustments, within the comparable manner that tuning a musical software invokes the sophisticated strategy of recalibration. locations are inhabited areas, populated through humans, their issues, thoughts, tales, conversations, encounters, and artifacts. The tuning of position -- wherein humans use their units of their interactions with one another--is additionally a tuning of social relations.The variety of ubiquity is significant -- from the well-known telephones and handheld units via RFID tags, shrewdpermanent badges, dynamic signage, microprocessors in autos and kitchen home equipment, wearable computing, and prosthetics, to units nonetheless in improvement. instead of catalog achievements and predictions, Coyne bargains a theoretical framework for discussing pervasive media which could tell builders, designers, and clients as they give some thought to interventions into the surroundings. techniques of tuning can result in attention of issues hugely correct to pervasive computing: intervention, calibration, wedges, behavior, rhythm, tags, faucets, strategies, thresholds, aggregation, noise, and interference.

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Download Collaboration Technologies and Social Computing: 9th by Takashi Yoshino,Takaya Yuizono,Gustavo Zurita,Julita PDF

By Takashi Yoshino,Takaya Yuizono,Gustavo Zurita,Julita Vassileva

This ebook constitutes the refereed complaints of the ninth overseas convention on Collaboration applied sciences, CollabTech 2017, held in Saskatoon, SK, Canada, in August 2017.

The 10 revised complete papers awarded during this publication including 6 brief papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 37 submissions. The papers specialise in issues reminiscent of: CSCW method architectures and functions; social computing; crowdsourcing; inter-cultural collaboration; collaborative communique structures; embodied collaboration platforms; shared virtual/augmented environments; shrewdpermanent units for collaboration; computing device supported collaborative studying (CSCL); collaborative leisure platforms; laptop supported cooperative layout (CSCD); and social technological know-how stories on collaboration.

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Download New Perspectives on Affect and Learning Technologies: 3 by Rafael A. Calvo,Sidney K. D'Mello PDF

By Rafael A. Calvo,Sidney K. D'Mello

This monograph integrates theoretical views on impact and studying with contemporary examine in affective computing with an emphasis on development new studying applied sciences. The "new views" come from the intersection of numerous learn issues: -Basic study on emotion, cognition, and motivation utilized to studying environments -Pedagogical and motivational innovations which are delicate to affective and cognitive procedures -Multimodal Human desktop Interfaces, with a spotlight on impact attractiveness and synthesis -Recent advances in affect-sensitive clever Tutoring structures -Novel methodologies to enquire have an effect on and studying -Neuroscience learn on feelings and learning

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Download Social Media Marketing und Recht, 2. Auflage (German by Thomas Schwenke PDF

By Thomas Schwenke

Die neue Auflage des Standardwerks, appropriate wie ehedem. Denn kaum ein Unternehmen, Freiberufler oder Künstler verzichtet heute noch auf eine Facebook-Präsenz, einen Twitter-Kanal oder die Vorteile des Fotoportals Flickr, um die eigenen Produkte, Dienstleistungen und Werke bekannter zu machen. Und gegen Abmahnungen oder anderen juristischen Ärger ist dabei niemand gefeit. Ob es um das Impressum, die Einbindung fremden Contents oder den Umgang mit Wettbewerbern geht - das Buch erklärt klar und verständlich, was once zu beachten ist. Rechtsanwalt Thomas Schwenke, ist bekannter und beliebter Experte für sein Spezialgebiet Social Media advertising. Er berät Marketingkunden zu Webthemen, bloggt und ist auch bei den klassischen Medien als Experte weiterhin sehr begehrt (Heute magazine, Stern u.v.m.). Denn Thomas Schwenkes große Stärke ist es, juristische Inhalte so zu erklären, dass wirklich jeder sie versteht. Für die dritte Auflage werden die Inhalte komplett geprüft, aktualisiert und mit neuen Fallbeispielen illustriert.

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Download Pervasive Haptics: Science, Design, and Application by Hiroyuki Kajimoto,Satoshi Saga,Masashi Konyo PDF

By Hiroyuki Kajimoto,Satoshi Saga,Masashi Konyo

This publication examines the state-of-the-art in various parts of haptics (touch)-related examine, together with the psychophysics and neurophysiology of haptics, improvement of haptics screens and sensors, and functions to a large choice of fields equivalent to undefined, schooling, remedy, medication, and welfare for the visually impaired. It additionally discusses the opportunity of destiny haptics interplay, comparable to haptics for emotional regulate and distant haptics conversation. The publication deals a necessary source not just for haptics and human interface researchers, but in addition for builders and architects at production organisations and within the leisure industries.

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Download Interactive Decision Aids in E-Commerce (Contributions to by Jella Pfeiffer PDF

By Jella Pfeiffer

This e-book offers tips about which interactive selection aids to provide in webstores. Interactive choice aids are instruments that support web shoppers to check and review product details. shoppers can, for example, exclude items that don't meet definite standards, they could spotlight sure info or they could assign scores of other kinds.  Interactive determination aids are vital, simply because discovering the popular product in a brief period of time raises either the shoppers’ pride and, in flip, the revenues volume.This booklet features a specified description of choice aids, heavily stories how determination aids are concerning the choice habit of consumers, and develops a entire process of choice aids, that is very versatile, raises either purchaser delight and self assurance, and will be used intuitively. The shut hyperlink among standard behaviors and the choice aids permits webstores to profit approximately clients’ decision-making habit by utilizing an easy click on flow research. The e-book is written in an easy-to-read sort and gives either functional suggestions and data approximately patron behavior

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Download Prototyping of User Interfaces for Mobile Applications by Benjamin Bähr PDF

By Benjamin Bähr

This publication investigates methods for the prototyping of consumer interfaces for cellular apps, and describes the advance of latest strategies and instruments which can increase the prototype pushed app improvement within the early phases. It offers the advance and overview of a brand new specifications catalogue for prototyping cellular app instruments that identifies crucial standards such instruments may still meet at assorted prototype-development levels. This catalogue isn't just an exceptional aspect of orientation for designing new prototyping methods, but in addition offers a collection of metrics for a evaluating the functionality of different prototyping tools.

In addition, the booklet discusses the advance of combined Prototyping, a brand new procedure for prototyping person interfaces for cellular functions within the early    and center improvement levels, and offers the result of an overview of its functionality, displaying that it presents a device for teamwork-oriented, inventive prototyping of cellular apps within the early layout stages.

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