Computer science

    Socio-Informatics

    Hardback £59.66

    This book is about how computer systems might be designed to serve their users rather better. It deals with how to study the natural behaviour of users to see how computer systems might best help them, and how one might also involve them in the design of computer systems that...

    Turing and the Universal Machine Icon Science

    By Jon Agar

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    The history of the computer is entwined with that of the modern world and most famously with the life of one man, Alan Turing. How did this device, which first appeared a mere 50 years ago, come to structure and dominate our lives so totally? An enlightening mini-biography of a...

    Kubernetes - Up and Running

    By Kelsey Hightower

    Paperback Save £11.34 = £23.16

    This practical guide shows you how Kubernetes and container technology can help you achieve new levels of velocity, agility, reliability, and efficiency.

    Tutorials in Chemoinformatics

    By Alexandre Varnek

    Hardback £66.21

    30 tutorials and more than 100 exercises in chemoinformatics, supported by online software and data sets Chemoinformatics is widely used in both academic and industrial chemical and biochemical research worldwide. Yet, until this unique guide, there were no books offering practical exercises in chemoinformatics methods.

    Modelling Business Information

    By Keith Gordon

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £24.95

    This is an essential guide to entity relationship and class modelling for business analysts in line with, and beyond, the BCS Data Analysis syllabus.

    Adaptive Mobile Computing: Advances in Processing Mobile Data Sets

    By Alessio Merlo

    Paperback Save £18.14 = £84.86

    Adaptive Mobile Computing: Advances in Processing Mobile Data Sets explores the latest advancements in producing, processing and securing mobile data sets. The book provides the elements needed to deepen understanding of this trend which, over the last decade, has seen exponential growth in the number and capabilities of mobile devices....

    Thinking as Computation: A First Course

    By Hector J. Levesque

    Paperback £17.43

    Students explore the idea that thinking is a form of computation by learning to write simple computer programs for tasks that require thought. This book guides students through an exploration of the idea that thinking might be understood as a form of computation. Students make the connection between thinking and...

    Introduction to Agent-Based Economics

    By Antonio Palestrini

    Hardback Save £13.33 = £65.62

    Introduction to Agent-Based Economics describes the principal elements of agent-based computational economics ACE. It illustrates ACE's theoretical foundations, which are rooted in the application of the concept of complexity to the social sciences, and it depicts its growth and development from a non-linear out-of-equilibrium approach to a state-of-the-art agent-based macroeconomics....

    Artificial Intelligence for Marketing

    By Jim Sterne

    Hardback £36.45

    A straightforward, non-technical guide to the next major marketing tool Artificial Intelligence for Marketing presents a tightly-focused introduction to machine learning, written specifically for marketing professionals.

    Scientific Programming and Computer Architecture

    By Divakar Viswanath

    Hardback £51.92

    A variety of programming models relevant to scientists explained, with an emphasis on how programming constructs map to parts of the computer. What makes computer programs fast or slow? To answer this question, we have to get behind the abstractions of programming languages and look at how a computer really...

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