By Gráinne Conole,Tomaž Klobučar,Christoph Rensing,Johannes Konert,Elise Lavoué
This e-book constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the tenth ecu convention on expertise superior studying, EC-TEL 2015, held in Toledo, Spain, in September 2015.
The 27 complete papers, 19 brief papers, nine demo papers and 23 posters have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 176 submissions. They deal with themes akin to combined studying; self-regulated and self directed studying; reflective studying; clever studying structures; studying groups; studying layout; studying analytics; studying overview; personalization and version; severe video games; social media; titanic open on-line classes (MOOCs); faculties of the future.
By João Freitas,António Teixeira,Miguel Sales Dias,Samuel Silva
This e-book offers a huge and entire review of the present technical methods within the quarter of silent speech interfaces (SSI), either in thought and in program. every one method is defined within the context of the human speech creation strategy, permitting the reader to obviously comprehend the foundations at the back of SSI often and throughout various equipment. also, the booklet explores the mixed use of alternative information resources, amassed from numerous sensors, on the way to take on the restrictions of easier SSI techniques, addressing present demanding situations of this box. The ebook additionally presents information regarding present SSI purposes, assets and an easy educational on how one can construct an SSI.
By Mateja Jamnik,Yuri Uesaka,Stephanie Elzer Schwartz
By Eric Schaffer,Apala Lahiri
By Marcelo M. Soares,Francisco Rebelo
Currently humans care for numerous entities (such as undefined, software program, constructions, areas, groups and different people), to satisfy particular pursuits whereas going approximately their daily actions in paintings and rest environments. those entities became an increasing number of advanced and contain capabilities that hitherto had by no means been allotted equivalent to automation, use in digital environments, connectivity, personalization, mobility and friendliness. This booklet contributes to the research of human-system interactions from the viewpoint of ergonomics, despite how basic or advanced they're, whereas incorporating the desires of clients and employees in a fit secure, effective and relaxing manner.
This e-book presents a finished assessment of the state-of-the-art of present ergonomic in layout equipment and methods which are being utilized to items, equipment, apparatus, workstations and platforms whereas taking new applied sciences and their purposes into consideration.
Ergonomics in layout: equipment and strategies is equipped into 4 sections and 30 chapters protecting themes resembling conceptual points of ergonomics in layout, the information of human features utilized to layout, and the methodological elements of layout. Examples are proven in numerous parts of layout together with, yet now not constrained to, customer items, video games, delivery, schooling, structure, model, sustainability, biomechanics, clever structures, digital fact, and neurodesign.
This publication will:
- Introduces the latest advancements in social-cultural approaches
- Shows various ergonomics in layout methodological approaches
- Divulges the ways in which ergonomics can give a contribution to a winning design
- Applies diverse topics to help the layout together with –ergonomics, engineering, structure, urbanism, neuro, and product designs.
- Presents contemporary applied sciences in ergonomic layout, as utilized to product design.
With the contributions from a crew of seventy five researchers from eleven international locations, the booklet covers the state of the art of ergonomics in how to produce higher design.
By Ravindra S. Goonetilleke,Waldemar Karwowski
By Gabriela Goldschmidt
By Herre van Oostendorp
web use regularly contains the alternate of authentic info but in addition a large number of info with an interpersonal personality is communicated. A socio-psychological viewpoint is required to appreciate either types of verbal exchange, additionally with the intention to layout applicable aid instruments. In Cognition in a electronic World, the emphasis is at the mental research of interactive and carrying on with verbal exchange and discourse, instead of at the technical points of the individual's interplay on the interface.
the 3 major topics of this quantity are:
*conditions and effects of multimedia details processing by means of the individual;
*socio-psychological features of data move over the area vast internet; and
*analysis of computer-mediated collaborative communication.
Cognition in a electronic World could be of curiosity to a large viewers of researchers and scholars within the fields of cognitive technology, schooling, communique sciences, machine technology and the humanities (discourse analysis).
By James Jeffrey Trobaugh
Winning layout! LEGO Mindstorms NXT layout styles for enjoyable and Competition is ready layout that works. It’s approximately development with LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT for enjoyable, for schooling, yet specifically for festival. writer James Trobaugh is an skilled trainer and chief within the FIRST LEGO League. during this booklet, he stocks his hard-won wisdom approximately layout ideas and strategies that give a contribution to good fortune in robotics competitions.
Winning Design! unlocks the secrets and techniques of trustworthy layout utilizing LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT. You’ll examine confirmed layout styles so you might hire for universal initiatives comparable to turning, pushing, and pulling. You’ll lessen and make amends for version in functionality from battery cost degrees and motor calibration adjustments. You’ll produce designs that won’t frustrate you via no longer operating, yet that might satisfaction you with their trustworthy functionality within the warmth of competition.
strong layout is ready greater than simply the undefined. Software counts for lots, and Winning Design! has you lined. You’ll locate chapters on application layout and association with pointers on powerful coding and documentation practices. You’ll know about grasp courses and the wanted flexibility they supply. There’s even a piece on featuring your robotic and software program designs to the judges.
Winning Design! is the ebook you would like in the event that your curious about competitions reminiscent of FIRST LEGO League occasions. even if trainer, father or mother, or scholar, you’ll locate a lot during this publication to make your layout and festival adventure enjoyable and noteworthy, and educational.
Please be aware: the print model of this name is black & white; the e-book is complete colour.
What youll learn
- Build successful robots on a beginning of fine chassis layout
- Reduce variability in robotic mechanical routine
- Design modular attachments for speedy switch in the course of festival
- Solve navigation difficulties equivalent to steerage, squaring up, and collision detection
- Manage software program utilizing grasp courses and different recommendations
- Power your robotic attachments through automobiles and pneumatics
Who this e-book is for
Winning layout! LEGO Mindstorms NXT layout styles for enjoyable and Competition is aimed toward scholars, mom and dad, academics, and coaches taken with LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT robotic layout and programming. lecturers and coaches will locate the e-book to be a useful educating source. scholars and fogeys will locate perception into sturdy layout practices. And all readers will benefit from the elevated delight that comes from construction designs that truly paintings, and that may be relied upon to proceed to paintings whenever.
By Martin Christian Kemnitz
Dieses Buch befasst sich auf foundation wissenschaftlicher Erkenntnisse zur Unternehmensführung und Unternehmensentwicklung mit einem Grundmodell für die unternehmensindividuelle Entwicklung eines betriebswirtschaftlich nachhaltigen und wandlungsfähigen Managementsystems. Gerade heute sind Unternehmer, Berater, Führungskräfte und Wissenschaftler herausgefordert, das eigene vorherrschende Geschäftsverständnis zu hinterfragen, neue Quellen der Wirtschaftlichkeit zu erschließen, ihre Organisationen beweglicher und lernfähiger zu gestalten sowie mehrere Strategiehebel gleichzeitig zu bedienen.
Das Buch hilft allen, die die notwendige Transformation Ihres Unternehmens von starren mechanistischen in beweglich lernfähige Einheiten bewältigen möchten. Die Idee des wandlungsfähigen Unternehmens kann dabei als Vorlage dienen. Nicht das modewellenförmig verlaufende Trendwissen, sondern Entwicklung, Aufbau, Implementierung und Anwendung einer nachhaltigen Managementinfrastruktur für Unternehmen führen heute zu langfristiger internationaler Wettbewerbsfähigkeit.