Issuu on Google+

e Se

at wh


u yo





rs W ffe NO ail o com UP E em ess. GN IV pr SI CLUS .crc X ww rE w fo at

Contents Bio Imaging & Signal Processing ....................................3 Image Processing ..........................................................10 Audio and Electroacoustics ............................................13 Image, Video & Multidimensional Signal Processing ....15 Electromagnetics, RF & Microwaves ..............................20 Communications & Networking....................................21 Page 3

Page 5

Information Forensics and Security ................................24 Speech & Languages ....................................................27 Signal Processing............................................................28 DSP Technology ............................................................30 Sensors Array & Multichannel........................................32 Design & Implementaion of Signal Processing Systems ........................................................34 General ..........................................................................38

Page 7

Join the CRC Press online community!

Page 10

Sign up for email alerts at and be the first to know about new books in your area of interest. You will also be eligible for:

Page 15

Page 20

• • • • •

Exclusive discounts Content Event announcements New book alerts FREE shipping

only available in our email and print promotions. Take full advantage of your insider savings and free shipping when you buy directly from

Page 24

Page 34

To view more information and complete tables of contents for these and many other related books, Visit us at e-mail: 1-800-634-7064 • 1-859-727-5000 +44 (0) 1235 400 524 DJM04 MC_ISSUU

Bio Imaging & Signal Processing Biosignal Processing Principles and Practices Edited by

Hualou Liang Drexel University, Philadephia, Pennsylvania, USA

Joseph D. Bronzino Simsbury, Connecticut, USA

Donald R. Peterson University of Connecticut, Farmington, USA

This book provides state-of-the-art coverage of contemporary methods in biosignal processing, with emphasis on brain signal analysis. The topics covered in this book reflect an ongoing evolution in biosignal processing. As biomedical datasets grow larger and more complicated, emerging signal processing methods to analyze and interpret these data have gained in importance. This book discusses the process for biosignal analysis and stimulates new ideas and opportunities for developing cutting-edge computational methods for biosignal processing, which will in turn accelerate laboratory discoveries into treatments for patients. • Provides a general overview of basic concepts in biomedical signal acquisition and processing • Discusses the nonstationary and transient nature of signals by introducing time-frequency analysis and its applications to signal analysis and detection problems in bioengineering • Covers emerging methods for brain signal processing, focusing on specific non-invasive imaging techniques such as EEG, MEG, MRI, and fNIR • Explores a multivariate spectral analysis of EEG data using power, coherence, and second-order blind identification • Introduces a general linear modeling approach for the analysis of induced and evoked response in MEG • Presents the progress in groupwise registration algorithms for effective MRI medical image analysis • Examines the basis of optical imaging, fNIR instrumentation, and signal analysis in various cognitive studies • Reviews recent advances of causal influence measures such as Granger causality for analyzing multivariate neural data Catalog no. K13271, October 2012, 202 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-7143-0, $99.95 / £63.99 Also available as an eBook

Coming Soon

Image Analysis and Modeling in Opthalmology Edited by

E.Y.K. Ng Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

U. Rajendra Acharya Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore

Jasjit S. Suri Global Biomedical Technologies, Inc., California, USA

Aurelio Campilho Universidade de Porto, Instituto de Engenharia Biomedica, Portugal

Successful thermal modeling of the human eye helps in the early diagnosis of eye abnormalities such as inflammation, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma—all leading causes of blindness. This book presents a unified work of eye imaging and modeling techniques that have been proposed and applied to ophthalmologic problems. It delves into various morphological, texture, higher order spectra, and wavelet transformation techniques used to extract important diagnostic features from images, which can then be analyzed by a data scientist for automated diagnosis.

Selected Contents Automated Detection of Optic Disc: A Comparative Study. Computer-Based Detection of Glaucoma Using Wavelet Transform. Automated Identification of Diabetes Retinopathy Using Textural Features. Vitreous Imaging and Modeling (Finite Model Analysis). Survey on Techniques Used In Iris Recognition System. Pupillometry History and Systematic Pupil Measurement Using Custom Built Pupillometry Device. Formal Design and Development of a Diabetes Retinopathy Classification System. Diagnostics Instruments for Glaucoma Detection. Modeling of Laser-Induced Thermal Damage to the Retina and the Cornea. Segmentation of the Vascular Network of the Retina. Classifying the Tear Film Lipid Layer Using Color Texture Analysis. Arteriovenus Ratio Calculation Using Image Processing. Thermal Modeling of the Aging Eye. Computational Meibography. Modeling and Simulation of Bioheat Transfer in Eye (Es-Fem). Ultrasound, Angiography, Optical Coherence Tomography, and Auto-Fluorescence of the Retina. Imaging Of Clinical Ophthalmology and Computer Science. Catalog no. K15531, August 2013, c. 500 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-5930-1, $199.95 / £127.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Bio Imaging & Signal Processing Coming Soon

Coming Soon

Medical Imaging

Opthalmology Imaging and Applications

Technology and Applications

Edited by

Edited by

E. Y. K. Ng

Troy Farncombe Kris Iniewski

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

CMOS Emerging Technologies, Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Series: Devices, Circuits, and Systems

U. Rajendra Acharya Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore

Rangaraj M. Rangayyan University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

The book has two intentions. First, it assembles the latest research in the field of medical imaging technology in one place. Detailed descriptions of current state-of-the-art medical imaging systems (comprised of x-ray CT, MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine) and data processing techniques are discussed. Information is provided that will provide interested engineers and scientists a solid foundation from which to build with additional resources. Secondly, it exposes the reader to myriad applications that medical imaging technology has enabled. The book is meant for advanced graduate research work or for academics and researchers who may not have extensive experience in medicine.

Jasjit S. Suri

• Offers a comprehensive review of groundbreaking technology as well as applications in the field of medical imaging

• Features contributions by world-class researchers in the field

• Uses illustrations and diagrams to help explain complicated subjects • Includes detailed references to provide additional information on each topic • Supplies detailed descriptions of current state-of-the-art medical imaging systems (comprised of x-ray CT, MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine) and data processing techniques

Global Biomedical Technologies, Inc., California, USA

This book covers all aspects of multi-model ophthalmology imaging and applications. It emphasizes methods and techniques for images and applications to the eye. Edited by and featuring contributions by world-class researchers in the field, the book contains sound theory, principles, and results, presented in an accessible manner. It offers a unified work of eye imaging and modeling techniques that have been proposed and applied to ophthalmologic problems. The book is intended as a companion to Image Analysis and Modeling in Ophthalmology.

• Explores comprehensive applications coupled with theory • Covers retinal imaging in clinical research in detail • Includes extensive references at the end of each chapter to enhance further study

Selected Contents A Perspective Review of Algorithms on Retinal Image Processing on Fundus Images

Catalog no. K18945, September 2013, c. 744 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-8262-0, $149.95 / £95.00

The DICOM Standard, Overview and Characteristics for Eye Imaging

Also available as an eBook

Multimodal Multidimensional Imaging for Visual System Status Assessment Retinal Vascular Imaging in Clinical Research Automatic Glaucoma Detection from Fundus Images SIVA – A Semi-Automated System for Retina Image Analysis Lesion Detection in Retina Images OCT Catalog no. K15530, October 2013, c. 500 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-5913-4, $199.95 / £127.00 Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Bio Imaging & Signal Processing Image Processing


Tensor Transform and Discrete Tomography with MATLAB®

Introduction to Medical Imaging Management

Artyom M. Grigoryan San Antonio, Texas, USA

Bernard Rubenzer

Merughan M. Grigoryan

Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA

Yerevan, Armenia

Focusing on mathematical methods in computer tomography, this book introduces novel approaches to help solve the problem of image reconstruction on the Cartesian lattice. Specifically, it discusses methods of image processing along parallel rays to more accurately reconstruct images from a finite number of projections and avoid overradiating the body during a CT scan. The book presents several new concepts and methods, including methods of transferring the geometry of rays from the plane to the Cartesian lattice, the point map of projections, the particle and its field function, and the statistical model of averaging. • Introduces new concepts and novel approaches for solving the problem of image reconstruction on the Cartesian lattice • Describes new algorithms and MATLAB -based codes that can be effectively used in practice ®

• Presents the idea of transferring the geometry of rays in the general case of rays with non-zero width • Discusses the challenges of implementing the proposed ideas for the fan beam projection scheme and 3-D image reconstruction • Includes study problems for computer simulation • Proposes new directions for research in the field of computed tomography • Contains more than 230 black-and-white illustrations and an eight-page color insert

Selected Contents Discrete 2-D Fourier Transform Direction Images Image Sampling Along Directions Main Program of Image Reconstruction Reconstruction for Prime Size Image Method of Particles Methods of Averaging Projections Bibliography Appendices Index Catalog no. K14749, October 2012, 466 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-0994-8, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook

This comprehensive book provides an in-depth overview of every major facet pertaining to the knowledge and skills necessary to become a department or imaging center supervisor or manager. The text follows a natural progression from transitioning into a management position and dealing with former peers through the most sophisticated skills uniquely applicable to medical imaging management. Covering all aspects of the profession—operations, human resources, finance, and marketing—this reference is a must-have for any potential, new, or less experienced imaging manager. • Provides an understanding of the basic concepts in radiology management • Discusses issues encountered when transitioning from staff to management • Covers the operations, human resources, finance, and marketing aspects of medical imaging management • Describes the terminology used in coding, billing, and financial management in medical imaging • Includes extensive references in each chapter to enhance further study

Selected Contents Introduction Transition to Management. Management Basics and Skills. Stress Management and Working with Radiologists. Human Resource Management Recruiting, Interviewing, and Hiring. Orientation, Coaching and Counseling—Legal Aspects. Evaluation, Appraisal, Retention, and Dismissal. Operations Management Department Planning: Layout and Design. Staffing. Policies and Procedures. Conducting Meetings and Facilitating. PACS/RIS Workflow. Quality. Business Planning Basics. Financial Management. Capital Equipment. Marketing Catalog no. K14126, January 2013, 200 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-9183-4, $89.95 / £57.99 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Bio Imaging & Signal Processing Coming Soon

Applied Medical Image Processing A Basic Course, Second Edition Wolfgang Birkfellner Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Praise for the First Edition “The topics covered are clearly explained, including explanations of the mathematical operations that are required, therefore making it an ideal text for anyone who is new to medical image processing.” —Sarah Cade, Scope, December 2011

With data sets and MATLAB® on an accompanying CD, the second edition of this bestseller gives more attention to the subject of color space and includes more examples from radiology, internal medicine, surgery, and radiation therapy. A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K15380, October 2013, c. 443 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-5557-0, $79.95 / £49.99

Lung Imaging and Computer Aided Diagnosis Edited by

Ayman El-Baz University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Jasjit S. Suri Global Biomedical Technologies, Inc., California, USA

There is an urgent need for new technology to diagnose small, malignant lung nodules early as well as large nodules located away from large diameter airways because current technology—namely, needle biopsy and bronchoscopy—fail to diagnose those cases. This book brings together researchers in pulmonary image analysis to discuss state-of-the-art image processing techniques for detecting and diagnosing lung cancer at an early stage. The book includes a 16-page color insert and more than 700 black-and-white illustrations. Catalog no. K12032, August 2011, 496 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4557-8, $199.95 / £127.00 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Signal Analysis

Imaging for Students Fourth Edition David A. Lisle Consultant Radiologist, Royal Children's and Brisbane Private Hospitals, and Associate Professor of Medical Imaging, University of Queensland Medical School, Brisbane, Australia

Imaging for Students delivers step-by-step guidance to the range of imaging techniques available, providing a clear explanation of how each imaging modality actually works, and including information on the associated risks and hazards. Throughout, the importance of patient preparation and post-procedure observation is emphasized.

Selected Contents Introduction to Medical Imaging. Respiratory System and Chest. Cardiovascular System. Gastrointestinal System. Urology. Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Breast Imaging. Musculoskeletal System. Spine. Central Nervous System. Head and Neck. Endocrine System. Paediatrics. Imaging in Oncology. Catalog no. K17300, January 2012, 312 pp. Soft Cover ISBN: 978-1-4441-2182-7, $43.95 / £26.99


Clinical Applications Edited by

Markad V. Kamath and Adrian Upton McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Mari Watanabe This cutting-edge reference examines how beat-tobeat variations in heart rate and blood pressure provide a window into the health of the autonomic nervous system. The book consists of a how-to section, detailing the classical and recent techniques that have been developed for analyzing heart-rate and blood pressure variability, and a practical applications section that discusses the utility of heart rate variability for various clinical situations, including patient monitoring in obstetrics, surgery, and intensive care units, and assessment of disease severity in chronic disorders such as stroke, depression, and Parkinson’s disease. Catalog no. K12259, October 2012, 532 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4980-4, $149.95 / £95.00

Save when you order online at

Bio Imaging & Signal Processing


Biomedical Signal and Image Processing

Essentials for Innovative Technologies

Second Edition

Giuseppe Placidi

Robert Splinter

University of L'Aquila, Italy

"Dr. Placidi indicates a path useful to both physicists and engineers for implementation, and to radiologists and clinicians in thinking of possible new ways to apply the suggested methods." —From the Foreword by Roberto Passariello, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiological Sciences, Policlinico Umberto I, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

This book describes innovative methods to improve MRI beyond its current limitations. The author proposes smart encoding methods and acquisition sequences to deal with frequency displacement due to residual static magnetic field inhomogeneity, motion, and undersampling. Catalog no. K11872, May 2012, 216 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4040-5, $89.95 / £49.99 Also available as an eBook

Human Eye Imaging and Modeling Edited by

E.Y.K. Ng, Jen Hong Tan, U. Rajendra Acharya, and Jasjit S. Suri Advanced image processing and mathematical modeling techniques are increasingly used for the early diagnosis of eye diseases. This book details the latest advances and computer-based techniques in imaging and modeling of the human eye. Featuring contributions by well-known experts in the field, it covers imaging of fundus and infrared images, diagnosis of diabetes retinopathy and glaucoma, estimation of tear evaporation of dry eye, computer simulation of the human eye based on principles of heat transfer, various bioheat equations to predict interior temperatures based on the surface temperatures, and more. Catalog no. K13217, June 2012, 430 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6993-2, $189.95 / £121.00

Kayvan Najarian Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA

"… an excellent bridge between the physiological significance of the methods, and the underlying mathematics. … covers a broad range of biomedical problems. … clear, well written, and easy to follow. … this is an excellent course textbook, and also an excellent reference book for professionals." —Dr. Kristian Sandberg, Computational Solutions, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, USA

New features of this edition include the technical updating of each chapter along with the addition of many more examples, the majority of which are MATLAB® based. A solutions manual is available upon qualifying course adoption. Figures for presentations are available from the book's web page.

Catalog no. K13235, May 2012, 411 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-7033-4, $99.95 / £63.99 Also available as an eBook

Informatics in Medical Imaging Edited by

George C. Kagadis University of Patras, Rion, Greece

Steve G. Langer Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

“… provides a comprehensive survey of the field of medical imaging informatics. Overall, this book is well written by experts in their respective fields and has good coverage. Readers may also obtain a wealth of information in medical imaging informatics from references listed at the end of each chapter.” —Yu Liu, Medical Physics, March 2012

In addition to radiology, this book also addresses other specialties such as pathology, cardiology, dermatology, and surgery, which have now adopted the use of digital images. Catalog no. K11526, October 2011, 367 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3124-3, $157.95 / £101.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Bio Imaging & Signal Processing Adaptive Motion Compensation in Radiotherapy

Optical Imaging Techniques in Cell Biology

Edited by

Second Edition

Martin J. Murphy

Guy Cox

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA

University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

This book provides a detailed treatment of online interventional techniques for motion compensation radiotherapy. It explains how adaptive motion intervention is imaging-intensive and relies on near realtime image acquisition and processing. With a focus on the strategy of online motion compensation, the book discusses necessary motion detection methodology, repositioning methodology, and how to interpret and respond to target movement data in real time. It covers methods of detection and correction and then offers examples. It also gives attention to the distinct problems in dose planning and delivery posed by each adaptation technology. Catalog no. K11160, December 2011, 165 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2193-0, $157.95 / £101.00 Also available as an eBook

Praise for the First Edition “… an excellent resource for those wishing to gain a grounding in a broad range of optical techniques … written in a highly knowledgeable, enthusiastic and accessible manner … a valuable addition to the bookshelf of many research laboratories.” —Mark Prescott, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Australian Biochemist, Vol. 38 No. 3

This reference on optical imaging techniques covers the field from the basics of the optical microscope to highly advanced techniques such as Förster resonant energy transfer (FRET) and fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy (FLIM). Catalog no. K12150, June 2012, 316 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4825-8, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook

Quantitative MRI in Cancer Edited by

Thomas E. Yankeelov, David R. Pickens, and Ronald R. Price Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

"… this book fills a void in the literature in this area. … The text is well written and in particular is well organized … has abundant mathematic derivations and numerous figures and diagrams … It is ideally suited to physician scientists and medical physicists working to advance research in the field and improve future clinical MR imaging applications." —Michael Orsi, Radiology, July 2012

"I recommend this special book to trainees and radiologists using advanced MRI and to basic scientists and physician scientists using MRI." —E. Edmund Kim, Journal of Nuclear Medicine, June 2012

Catalog no. K11087, September 2011, 338 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2057-5, $139.95 / £89.00 Also available as an eBook


Targeted Molecular Imaging Edited by

Michael J. Welch Washington University, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA

William C. Eckelman University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, USA

“This text successfully fulfills its goal by introducing the concepts of molecular imaging agent development and then providing a diverse set of examples of targeted agents. … The strength of this book is its emphasis of case studies that are representative of the various types of translational studies that can be performed using molecular imaging.” —Michael T. Munley, Medical Physics, August 2012

Selected Contents In Vitro Studies. Small Animal Studies. Radiopharmacology and Radiopharmacy. Case Studies on Developing Target Nonnuclear Probes. Case Studies on Developing Targeted Radiotracers. Catalog no. K11953, February 2012, 388 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4195-2, $169.95 / £108.00 Also available as an eBook

Save when you order online at

Bio Imaging & Signal Processing Correction Techniques in Emission Tomography Edited by

Mohammad Dawood, Xiaoyi Jiang, and Klaus Schäfers European Institute for Molecular Imaging, Münster, Germany

Diffuse Optical Tomography Principles and Applications Huabei Jiang University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Written by an interdisciplinary team of medical doctors, computer scientists, physicists, engineers, and mathematicians, this volume presents various correction methods used in emission tomography to generate and enhance images. It covers nuclear medicine imaging, hybrid emission tomography, and optical imaging. An important aspect of the book is on new and sophisticated motion correction techniques in PET imaging. The book also illustrates basic principles as well as recent advances, such as model-based iterative algorithms and 4D methods.

Diffuse optical tomography (DOT) can provide spatial distributions of intrinsic tissue optical properties or molecular contrast agents through model-based reconstruction algorithms using NIR measurements along or near the boundary of tissue. This book covers almost every aspect of DOT—from mathematics, reconstruction algorithms, instrumentation, and phantom experiments to clinical applications. The text covers the fundamental principles, including its mathematical foundations and computational methods, and explains how to set up experimental image systems and how to adapt laboratory study results for use in clinical applications.

Catalog no. K10659, April 2012, 287 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1298-3, $119.95 / £76.99

Catalog no. K12111, December 2010, 375 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4757-2, $145.95 / £93.00

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

Automated Image Detection of Retinal Pathology Edited by

Photoacoustic Imaging and Spectroscopy Edited by

Lihong V. Wang

Herbert Jelinek

Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Series: Optical Science and Engineering

Michael J. Cree University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

Offering an array of informative examples, this book analyzes the use of automated computer techniques, such as pattern recognition, in analyzing retinal images and detecting diabetic retinopathy and its progression as well as other retinal-based diseases. It also addresses the benefits and challenges of automated health care in the field of ophthalmology. The book then details the increasing practice of telemedicine screening and other advanced applications including arteriolar-venous ratio, which has been shown to be an early indicator of cardiovascular, diabetes, and cerebrovascular risk. Catalog no. 7556, October 2009, 384 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8493-7556-9, $157.95 / £101.00

While photoacoustic imaging is probably the fastest growing biomedical imaging technology, this is the first comprehensive volume in this emerging field to cover both the physics and the noninvasive applications that are changing diagnostic medicine. The book examines the state of the art in this exciting area of research, offering complete coverage of photoacoustic, optoacoustic, and thermoacoustic imaging. Featuring 200 illustrations, it illustrates the superiority of photoacoustic images over x-ray and ultrasonic images. It also discusses all potential applications of photoacoustic technology, including biomedical applications. Catalog no. 59912, March 2009, 518 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-5991-5, $167.95 / £107.00 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Image Processing Image Restoration Fundamentals and Advances


Bahadir K. Gunturk

The Image Processing Handbook

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA

John C. Russ

Edited by

Xin Li

Sixth Edition North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

West Virginia University, Morgantown, USA Series: Digital Imaging and Computer Vision

Addressing a variety of applications, this book covers a wide range of topics pertaining to image restoration. Topics covered include image denoising, document image analysis, remote sensing applications, and image formation modeling. Content also addresses blind image restoration, iterative optimization techniques, learning-based image restoration, and non-local approach, as well as super-resolution, multi-spectral restoration, and video inpainting. Contributors from various countries help readers understand the essentials, the state of the art, and the research directions. The text features background material, mathematical content, a survey of the methods, examples, comparisons, and a bibliography. • Provides a comprehensive coverage of the image restoration field • Reviews the state of the art in image restoration techniques • Provides a balanced and guiding presentation of fundamental and advanced ideas and techniques • Includes a large portion of experimentally reproducible material (useful MATLAB® codes/demos for beginners, all on an accompanying website)

Dr. John C. Russ—Recipient of the 2006 Ernst Abbe Memorial Award of the New York Microscopical Society "…a welcome addition to any reference shelf. Experienced researchers as well as novices will turn to it often to learn about imaging, while for students it provides a gentle yet thorough introduction, appropriate at either the undergraduate or graduate level, to a set of techniques that are used in as many wide-ranging disciplines as microscopy itself. Highly recommended, the book is extremely readable and captures the style of an experienced, knowledgeable teacher." —Lou Ross, Electron Microscopy Core, University of Missouri, Columbia, Microscopy and Microanalysis

This bestselling sixth edition explores the tools used to acquire, process, and analyze data contained in images, for a wide variety of scientific fields. • Includes updates of ever-advancing hardware/software developments for image capture, printing, and storage • Presents the latest algorithms and operations as well as color illustrations throughout the text • Contains new sample images, with enlarged fragments to show pixel-level detail • Explains how to select a camera with resolution appropriate for use on light microscopes

Selected Contents Image Denoising: Past, Present, and Future. Fundamentals of Image Restoration. Restoration in the Presence of Unknown Spatially Varying Blur. Image Denoising and Restoration Based on Nonlocal Means. Sparsity-Regularized Image Restoration: Locality and Convexity Revisited. Resolution Enhancement Using Prior Information. Transform Domain-Based Learning for Super Resolution Restoration. Super Resolution for Multispectral Image Classification. Color Image Restoration Using Vector Filtering Operators. Document Image Restoration and Analysis as Separation of Mixtures of Patterns: From Linear to Nonlinear Models. Correction of Spatially Varying Image and Video Motion Blur Using a Hybrid Camera.

• Explores modern cameras and their ability to capture raw images with high dynamic range • Reviews techniques to combine images with different exposure settings to further extend the dynamic range • Covers imaging in more than two dimensions • Addresses measurement, shape analysis, and new developments in image file searching Catalog no. K11875, April 2011, 885 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4045-0, $179.95 / £115.00 Also available as an eBook

Catalog no. K13191, September 2012, 378 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6955-0, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Image Processing Measuring Shape F. Brent Neal Milliken Research Corporation, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA

SuperResolution Imaging Edited by

Peyman Milanfar

John C. Russ

University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

Series: Digital Imaging and Computer Vision

“... lively and clearly written … a compelling mandate to replace perception-based morphotype constructs in any systematic analysis of morphology.”

This book functions as the definitive overview of the field of super-resolution imaging. Written by the leading researchers in the field of image and video superresolution, it surveys state-of-the-art techniques, and each detailed chapter covers the implementations and applications of super-resolution imaging. Its 14 sections span a wide range of modern superresolution imaging methods and includes variational, Bayesian, feature-based, multi-channel, learningbased, locally adaptive, and nonparametric methods. It discusses, among others, medical, military, and remote-sensing applications.

—Irwin Rovner, Binary Analytical, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

"John Russ is the master of explaining how image processing gets applied to real-world situations. With Brent Neal, he’s done it again in Measuring Shape, this time explaining an expanded toolbox of techniques that includes useful, state-of-the-art methods that can be applied to the broad problem of understanding, characterizing, and measuring shape." —Tom Malzbender, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, California, USA

Catalog no. K12626, June 2012, 440 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5598-0, $139.95 / £89.00

Catalog no. K11018, September 2010, 490 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1930-2, $152.95 / £97.00 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Image Processing and Analysis with Graphs Theory and Practice Edited by

Olivier Lezoray University of Caen, France

Leo Grady Siemens Corporate Research, Princeton, New Jersey, USA


Adaptive Image Processing A Computational Intelligence Perspective, Second Edition Kim-Hui Yap, Ling Guan, Stuart William Perry, and Hau-San Wong Image Processing Series

The first book to serve as a comprehensive review of digital imaging and computer vision with graphs, this reference helps readers unfamiliar with presented concepts. The book is divided into two parts that focus on the processing of functions on graphs, graph-based image processing, representation and analysis of objects on graphs, and graph-based image analysis. Each chapter provides a comprehensive review on a specific topic. These range from research challenges to industry trends, and contributors provide numerous examples to illustrate how the proposed methods can be used in practice.

Adaptive image processing is one of the most important techniques in visual information processing, especially in early vision such as image restoration, filtering, enhancement, and segmentation. While existing books present some aspects of this important issue, there is not a single book that treats this problem from a purely computational intelligence (CI) viewpoint. With three new chapters and numerous updates throughout, this bestselling second edition includes substantial new material that focuses on applications of advanced CI techniques in image processing applications. It emphasizes developments in CI techniques such as CBIR.

Catalog no. K12566, July 2012, 562 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5507-2, $149.95 / £95.00

Catalog no. 84356, December 2009, 376 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-8435-1, $167.95 / £107.00

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Image Processing Computational Photography Methods and Applications Edited by

Rastislav Lukac Foveon, Inc. / Sigma Corp., San Jose, California, USA


Advances in Mapping from Remote Sensor Imagery Techniques and Applications

Series: Digital Imaging and Computer Vision

Edited by

Computational photography refers broadly to imaging techniques that enhance or extend the capabilities of digital photography. This new and rapidly developing research field has evolved from computer vision, image processing, computer graphics, and applied optics. Elucidating cutting-edge advances and applications in digital imaging, camera image processing, and computational photography, with a focus on related research challenges, this book provides a strong, fundamental understanding of theory and methods, and a foundation upon which to build solutions for many of today's most interesting and challenging computational imaging problems.

Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

Xiaojun Yang

Catalog no. K10907, October 2010, 564 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1749-0, $145.95 / £93.00 Also available as an eBook

Jonathan Li Waterloo University, Ontario, Canada

This book discusses recent advances in remote sensing techniques for topographic and thematic mapping applications. The text covers modern photogrammetry, LiDAR remote sensing, and advanced image classification techniques; the use of remote sensing and image-processing techniques for extracting geographic features needed for topographic map production; and the synergistic use of remote sensing and imageprocessing techniques for environmental and ecological mapping. This book provides a state-of-the-art review for researchers and students working in remote sensing, photogrammetry, geographic information systems, geography, and environmental science. Catalog no. K13458, December 2012, 444 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-7458-5, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook



Mathematical Optics

Theoretical Foundations of Digital Imaging Using MATLAB®

Classical, Quantum, and Computational Methods Edited by

Leonid P. Yaroslavsky Tel Aviv University, Israel

Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

María L. Calvo and Tatiana Alieva Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain

Going beyond standard introductory texts, this wellillustrated book brings together many new mathematical techniques from optical science and engineering research at a level accessible to students and newcomers to the field. The text presents the mathematical formalisms used in wave optics, explores current research and technological advances in plasmonics, and describes the powerful methods of group theory and modern quantum optics. With many examples and exercises, it also covers super-resolution imaging and differential geometric methods in image processing. Catalog no. K13194, December 2012, 630 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6960-4, $149.95 / £95.00

Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Imaging Sciences Series

Helping readers master digital imaging, this text presents a unified theoretical basis for understanding and designing methods of imaging and image processing. Designed for newcomers to imaging science and engineering, the book covers the subject in its entirety, from image formation to image perfecting. The author avoids using heavy mathematics and derives all formulas in full detail. To facilitate a deeper understanding of the major results, the book includes a number of exercises supported by MATLAB® programs, with the code available at Catalog no. K12836, November 2012, 511 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6140-0, $99.95 / £63.99 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Image Processing / Audio and Electroacoustics Coming Soon

Nonparametric Statistics on Manifolds and Their Applications

Optical, Acoustic, Magnetic, and Mechanical Sensor Technologies

Victor Patrangenaru

Edited by

Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

Lief Ellingson Requiring only a background in mathematical statistics or analysis, this book provides the first comprehensive look at the statistics of manifolds. It presents location and spread parameters for distribution on manifolds, followed by key large sample theory results. The text also addresses inference of two samples, nonparametric MANOVA, principal component analysis, and density estimation on manifolds. A special section is dedicated to a nonparametric statistical analysis on certain special manifolds arising in statistics. The final part of the text focuses on concrete applications in astronomy, image analysis, medical imaging, bioinformatics, and pattern recognition. Catalog no. K11084, October 2013, c. 420 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2050-6, $89.95 / £57.99 Also available as an eBook

Polarimetric Radar Imaging From Basics to Applications Jong-Sen Lee Retired - Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, USA

Krzysztof Iniewski CMOS Emerging Technologies, Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

"The theory and operation of intensity and phasebased- and wavelength-based-fibers sensors are nicely reviewed. ... Coverage that may interest our readers includes scanning of magnetic fields, microsystems for sensing airflow, temperature and humidity by combining MEMS and CMOS technologies, MEMS-based hotplate devices for gas sensing applications, vibration energy harvesting methods using piezoelectric-based MEMS, and self-powered wireless sensing in ground transport applications. ... the presented material is descriptive in nature and includes many illustrations, making this book very accessible to a general technical audience interested in sensing technology." —John J. Shea, IEEE Electrical Insulation Magazine, March/April, Vol. 29, No.2, 2013

With their huge potential interfacing applications for biological and medical fields, sensors will soon become ubiquitous. Focusing heavily on practical applications but remaining light on physics and math, this book addresses the developments necessary to make truly integrated sensors a reality in physical, biological, optical, and chemical sensing, as well as future micro- and nanotechnologies.

Selected Contents

Written by two of the most recognized leaders in the field, this hands-on book presents polarimetric radar imaging and processing techniques and shows how to develop remote sensing applications using polarimetric imaging radar.

Optical and Acoustic Sensors Optical Fiber Sensors. Sensors Based on Polymer Optical Fibers: Microstructured and Solid Fibers. Label-Free Biosensors for Biomedical Applications: The Potential of Integrated Optical Biosensors and Silicon Photonics. Luminescent Thermometry for Sensing Rapid Thermal Profiles in Fires and Explosions. Solar Cell Analyses with Ultraviolet–Visible–Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and I–V Measurements. Sensing Applications Using Photoacoustic Spectroscopy. Design of a Low-Cost Underwater Acoustic Modem. Magnetic and Mechanical Sensors Accurate Scanning of Magnetic Fields. Artificial Microsystems for Sensing Airflow, Temperature, and Humidity by Combining MEMS and CMOS Technologies. Microelectromechanical System-Based Micro Hot-Plate Devices. Vibration Energy Harvesting with Piezoelectric Microelectromechanical Systems. Self-Powered Wireless Sensing in Ground Transport Applications.

Catalog no. 5497X, February 2009, 422 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-5497-2, $146.95 / £94.00

Catalog no. K13206, January 2012, 357 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6975-8, $149.95 / £95.00

Eric Pottier Université de Rennes, France

"This very concise book covering basics to applications will serve as a fundamental hands-on book for years to come. … we congratulate the authors for their diligence, oversight, and sincere dedication for assembling such a well-organized and long overdue book on the basics and applications of polarimetric radar imaging." —Wolfgang-Martin Boerner, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Audio and Electroacoustics New



Automotive Antenna Design and Applications

Mendel Kleiner Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

“Finally a modern alternative to the classical books on electroacoustics. The powerful technique of electrical analogous circuits is used for the analysis of microphones, loudspeakers and headphones. Theory as well as practical aspects are covered in this book by an author with decades of experience in teaching, research and practical applications.” —Peter Svensson, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

"Each chapter also features review questions and detailed, individual problems at the end of the chapter, suitable for university-level (both under- and graduate) course teaching or even self-study. Many basic theoretical concepts are explained with the help of a minimal amount of math, accessible to many students or audio engineers." —Ning Xiang, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York, USA

A key part of the modern communication society, electroacoustic devices such as microphones and loudspeakers are used everywhere from cars and mobile phones to homes and sports arenas. This modern, accessible text explains the key scientific and engineering principles behind their design. A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Selected Contents Introduction. Introduction to Electroacoustic Systems. Sound and Its Properties. Waves in Membranes and Plates. Circuits and Circuit Components. Electromechanical Analogies. Electroacoustical Analogies. Conversion between Analogies. Transducer Operating Principles. Radiation and Impedance. Sound Source and Acoustic Environment. Directivity. Microphone and Sound Field. Microphones. Electrodynamic Loudspeaker Drivers. Baffle and Box. Vented Box Loudspeakers. Transmission Line Loudspeakers. Horns. Gradient Loudspeakers. Drivers Using Flexible Diaphragms. Multiway Loudspeakers. Active Loudspeakers. Headphones and Earphones. High-Frequency Transducers. Appendix A: Introduction to Electric Components and Classic Circuit Theory. Appendix B: Filters and Filter Functions. Appendix C: Magnetic Fields and Forces. Appendix D: TimeDomain Approach to Directivity. Appendix E: SoundAbsorbing Materials. Appendix F: Resonance in Boxes and Rooms. Appendix G: Level Definitions. Index.

Victor Rabinovich Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

Nikolai Alexandrov Tenatronics, Thornhill, Ontario, Canada

Basim Alkhateeb Dearborn Heights, Michigan, USA

A complete examination of traditional and new advanced antennas used in the automotive industry, this book provides information taken from designs published in technical and academic papers, patents, and pending patents. Highlighting the practical aspects of antenna design, the authors describe the entire design process, starting with the antenna simulation, prototype sample fabrication, and laboratory test measurements, and finishing with test measurements in the real environment. The book includes simulation examples of antenna parameters that significantly speed up the design process using software packages such as FEKO, NEC, IE3D, and Genesys. Catalog no. K16837, March 2013, 330 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-7846-3, $135.95 / £87.00

New Edition of a Bestseller

Underwater Acoustic Modeling and Simulation Fourth Edition Paul C. Etter Ocean Scientist, USA

“... a comprehensive review of models used in underwater acoustics. ... Even with the Internet and search engines at our fingertips, this is a book that should be on every underwater acoustic model-user's bookshelf, or in the next office.” —Dale D. Ellis, DRDC Atlantic

“... a very timely update to a whole raft of topics. … discusses complex topics by providing clear, wellresearched explanations that are based whenever possible on real-world data and which are always insightful. … a ‘must-have’ addition to anyone’s bookshelf.” —Peter Ward, Kongsberg Maritime Ltd.

Catalog no. K11635, February 2013, 628 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3618-7, $119.95 / £59.99

Catalog no. K16072, February 2013, 554 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-6493-0, $269.95 / £172.00

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Image, Video & Multidimensional Signal Processing Perceptual Digital Imaging Methods and Applications Edited by

Rastislav Lukac Foveon, Inc. / Sigma Corp., San Jose, California, USA Series: Digital Imaging and Computer Vision

Filling a gap in the literature, this book comprehensively covers the system design, implementation, and application aspects of human visual system-driven computational imaging. It gives readers a strong, fundamental understanding of theory and methods, providing a foundation on which solutions for many of the most interesting and challenging imaging problems can be built. Featuring contributions by renowned experts, the book explores trends in image acquisition, processing, transmission, storage, display, and visual quality evaluation. This is a valuable resource for designing and implementing more effective solutions for cutting-edge digital imaging, computer vision, and multimedia applications.

Multimedia Image and Video Processing Second Edition Edited by

Ling Guan and Yifeng He Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Sun-Yuan Kung Princeton University, New Jersey, USA Image Processing Series

• Details recent advances in digital imaging and human visual perception modeling

As multimedia applications have become part of contemporary daily life, numerous paradigm-shifting technologies in multimedia processing have emerged over the last decade. Substantially updated with 21 new chapters, this second edition explores the most recent advances in multimedia research and applications. Written by some of the most prominent experts in the field, the book presents a comprehensive treatment of multimedia information mining, security, systems, coding, search, hardware, and communications as well as multimodal information fusion and interaction.

• Explains the latest techniques, algorithms, and solutions for image and video acquisition, processing, analysis, and evaluation

• Provides one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date accounts of multimedia techniques and applications

• Provides comprehensive coverage of human visual system-driven computational imaging • Explores new digital image and video processing applications

• Contains 21 new chapters on information mining, security, systems, coding, search, hardware, communications, and information fusion and interaction

• Contains numerous examples, illustrations, color images, and tables summarizing results from quantitative studies

• Addresses issues in wireless multimedia communications, P2P streaming systems, and resource optimization for multimedia communications

Selected Contents Characteristics of Human Vision. An Analysis of Human Visual Perception Based on Real-Time Constraints of Ecological Vision. Image and Video Quality Assessment: Perception, Psychophysical Models, and Algorithms. Visual Aesthetic Quality Assessment of Digital Images. Perceptually Based Image Processing Algorithm Design. Joint White Balancing and Color Enhancement. Perceptual Thumbnail Generation. Patch-Based Image Processing: From Dictionary Learning to Structural Clustering. Perceptually Driven Super-Resolution Techniques. Methods of Dither Array Construction Employing Models of Visual Perception. Perceptual Color Descriptors. Concept-Based Multimedia Processing Using Semantic and Contextual Knowledge. Perceptually Driven Video Shot Characterization. Perceptual Encryption of Digital Images and Videos. Exceeding Physical Limitations: Apparent Display Qualities. Index. Catalog no. K13123, October 2012, 562 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6856-0, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook

• Explores emerging applications, including a mixed-reality environment for learning and an interpersonal haptic communication system

Selected Contents Fundamentals of Multimedia. Methodology, Techniques, and Applications: Coding of Video and Multimedia Content. Methodology, Techniques, and Applications: Multimedia Search, Retrieval, and Management. Methodology, Techniques, and Applications: Multimedia Security. Methodology, Techniques, and Applications: Multimedia Communications and Networking. Methodology, Techniques, and Applications: Architecture Design and Implementation for Multimedia Image and Video Processing. Methodology, Techniques, and Applications: Multimedia Systems and Applications. Index. Catalog no. K11515, March 2012, 828 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3086-4, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Image, Video & Multidimensional Signal Processing Digital Image Processing and Analysis Human and Computer Vision Applications with CVIPtools, Second Edition

Computational Modelling of Objects Represented in Images Fundamentals, Methods and Applications III

Scott E. Umbaugh

Edited by

Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, USA

“... extremely well illustrated with full color images supplied where appropriate. ... can be easily used as a basis for instruction in a variety of image processing and analysis areas in undergraduate and graduate work in fields from computer science to electrical to biomedical engineering and in a number of related fields of endeavor involved in image perception and analysis. ... I recommend it highly.” —Paul H. King, Vanderbilt University, IEEE Pulse, July/August 2012

“... a nicely presented book and the topics it covers in depth are well described. … if you are looking for a book on the basics of image processing complete with some ready-made software to let you work through the ideas, this is a good choice.”

Paolo Di Giamberardino, Daniela Iacoviello, João Manuel R.S. Tavares, and R.M. Natal Jorge Addressing different techniques such as optimization methods, geometry, finite element method, principal component analysis, stochastic methods, neural networks and fuzzy logic, Computational Modelling of Objects Represented in Images: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications III is useful to researchers and students with multidisciplinary interests related to computational vision, computational mechanics, medicine, engineering, and architecture. Catalog no. K14904, August 2012, 496 pp. ISBN: 978-0-415-62134-2, $219.00 / £139.00 Also available as an eBook

—Mike James, IProgrammer, September 2011

“[The author] does an excellent job of showing how algorithms work and what the results look like. ... The CVIPtools application and libraries are very useful. ... this is an excellent text for the student or professional looking for a practical introduction to or an overview of the wide world of digital image processing and analysis.” —Jeffrey Snyder and Elena Fedorovskaya, Kodak Research Laboratories, Rochester, New York, Journal of Electronic Imaging, Jul–Sep 2011/Vol. 20(3)

An introduction for students as well as a tutorial to update practicing professionals, this new edition of Computer Imaging is retitled to reflect the field’s rapid growth. More comprehensive and adding color throughout, this edition continues to take the engineering approach that sets it apart from other texts. It combines image processing and analysis into a unified framework, a useful paradigm for human and computer vision applications. A solutions manual and an ancillary CD with PowerPoint® lecture slides are available to instructors upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K10112, November 2010, 977 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-0205-2, $129.95 / £83.00 Also available as an eBook

The Complete Guide to Blender Graphics Computer Modeling & Animation John M. Blain “The major strength of John’s Blender manual is its breadth of content and its depth of detail. The material covered in the manual is extensive. All aspects of beginning to intermediate 3D modeling and rendering with Blender are covered. His language is clear and concise and is accessible to users of all ages. It is expertly illustrated with screenshots that allow even those without a substantial understanding of English to follow the flow of ideas and concepts.” —Neal Hirsig, Tufts University

Catalog no. K15087, April 2012, 390 pp. Soft Cover ISBN: 978-1-4665-1703-5, $49.95 / £31.99 Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Image, Video & Multidimensional Signal Processing Shadow Algorithms Data Miner Andrew Woo NGRAIN Corporation, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Pierre Poulin University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Digital shadow generation continues to be an important aspect of visualization and visual effects in film, games, simulations, and scientific applications. This resource offers a thorough picture of the motivations, complexities, and categorized algorithms available to generate digital shadows.

Selected Contents Preliminaries of Shadows. Hard Shadows. Supporting Shadows for Other Geometry Types. Soft Shadows. Other Treatments of Shadows. Applications of Shadow Algorithms. Conclusions. Catalog no. K13769, June 2012, 268 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-8023-4, $69.95 / £44.99

OpenGL Insights Edited by

Patrick Cozzi Analytical Graphics, Inc., Exton, Pennsylvania, USA

Christophe Riccio AMD, Camberley, UK

“You don’t need to be an expert (maybe this book helps you to become one) but the basics should be known to you. … A nice plus is the github site with code for most of the chapters. … this book span[s] topics from simple OpenGL feature descriptions up to general rendering algorithms and shows what is possible with OpenGL and its mobile and web-based cousins. … If you are an OpenGL developer, you will definitely find some interesting gems in here …” —, July 2012

Catalog no. K14190, July 2012, 712 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-9376-0, $79.95 / £49.99 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Graphics Interface 2012 Edited by

Kirstie Hawkey and Stephen Brooks Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Graphics Interface 2012 was held at York University in Toronto, May 28–30, 2012, and was the 38th Graphics Interface conference. This volume is the proceedings of the oldest regularly scheduled conference in the field of computer graphics, interactive systems, and human-computer interaction. Papers in the book cover a variety of topics, including: • • • • • •

Shading and rendering Geometric modeling and meshing Image-based rendering Image synthesis and realism Computer animation Real-time rendering, and more

Catalog no. K16285, July 2012, 200 pp. Soft Cover ISBN: 978-1-4503-1420-6, $69.95 / £44.99

Design and Implementation of 3D Graphics Systems Jonas de Miranda Gomes and Luiz Velho Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Mario Costa Sousa University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

This book covers the computational aspects of geometric modeling and rendering 3D scenes. Special emphasis is given to the architectural aspects of interactive graphics, geometric modeling, rendering techniques, the graphics pipeline, and the architecture of 3D graphics systems. The text describes basic 3D computer graphics algorithms and their implementation in the C language. The material is complemented by library routines for constructing graphics systems, which are available for download from the book’s website. Catalog no. K16528, August 2012, 350 pp. Soft Cover ISBN: 978-1-4665-7121-1, $69.95 / £44.99

For more information and complete contents, visit


Image, Video & Multidimensional Signal Processing New

Digital Geometry in Image Processing

Production Volume Rendering Design and Implementation Magnus Wrenninge SONY Pictures Imageworks, Santa Monica, California, USA

“This book deserves a place on any computer graphics developer’s bookshelf. Over the last few years, volume techniques have become essential to any high-end renderer and this book will bring anyone up to speed very quickly. I highly recommend this book.”

Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, Partha Pratim Das, Samiran Chattopadhyay, Partha Bhowmick, and Biswa Nath Chatterji IIT Kharagpur Research Monograph Series

This book provides the first full account of volume rendering techniques used for feature animation and visual effects production. It covers the theoretical underpinnings as well as the implementation of a working renderer.

Exploring theories and applications developed during the last 30 years, this book presents a mathematical treatment of the properties of digital metric spaces and their relevance in analyzing shapes in two and three dimensions. Unlike similar books, this one connects the two areas of image processing and digital geometry, highlighting important results of digital geometry that are currently used in image analysis and processing. With many figures (some in color) and end-of-chapter exercises, the book gives you insight on the latest two- and three-dimensional image processing applications.

Catalog no. K13409, September 2012, 355 pp. ISBN: 978-1-56881-724-8, $49.95 / £31.99

Catalog no. K14578, April 2013, 318 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-0567-4, $89.95 / £57.99

—Doug Roble, Creative Director of Software, Digital Domain

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

High Performance Visualization

Coming Soon

Enabling ExtremeScale Scientific Insight Edited by

The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

“[Bethel, Childs, and Hansen] have developed an eminently readable and comprehensive book. It provides the very first in-depth introduction to the interaction of two highly important and relevant topics in computational science: high performance computing and scientific visualization. The book provides a broad background on both topics, but more importantly, for the first time in book form, they describe some of the most recent developments in scientific visualization as we move from the Petascale era to Exaflops computing.” —From the Foreword by Horst Simon, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and University of California, Berkeley

Catalog no. K13513, October 2012, 520 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-7572-8, $99.95 / £63.99


Geometry, Topology, & Algorithms Rephael Wenger

E. Wes Bethel, Hank Childs and Charles Hansen

Also available as an eBook


"Visualization has long needed a solid, standard and detailed text on the algorithmic aspects of isosurface construction and use. This text will become the standard entry point into this vast literature for at least the next decade, even for researchers already accustomed to working with isosurfaces. It belongs on every professional’s shelf." —Hamish Carr, University of Leeds

"This wonderful book is the first that nicely summarizes the foundations as well as the state of the art on isosurfaces. Everyone, from the novice to the expert, will find something new and interesting in this book." —Torsten Möller, University of Vienna

Catalog no. K16513, May 2013, c. 474 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-7097-9, $89.95 / £57.99 Also available as an eBook

Save when you order online at

Image, Video & Multidimensional Signal Processing Computer Graphics Theory and Practice Jonas Gomes and Luiz Velho Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Image SuperResolution and Applications Fathi E. Abd El-Samie and Mohiy M. Hadhoud Menoufia University, Egypt

Mario Costa Sousa

Said E. El-Khamy

University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Alexandria University, Egypt

“The strength of the book is that it emphasizes a mathematical approach and particularly mathematical models in teaching computer graphics. … An accompanying e-book provides complete working implementations and course-related material. … this novel, highly mathematical exploration of computer graphics is useful for advanced audiences. Recommended.” —C. Tappert, CHOICE, December 2012

A complete and integrated introduction to computer graphics, this book focuses on conceptual aspects of computer graphics, covering fundamental mathematical theories and models and the inherent problems in implementing them. Catalog no. K00376, April 2012, 544 pp. ISBN: 978-1-56881-580-0, $89.95 / £56.99

Image super-resolution is the process by which a single HR image is obtained from multiple degraded LR images. Image super-resolution can be carried out with or without a priori information. The problem of super-resolution reconstruction of images can be solved in successive steps: image registration, multichannel image restoration, image fusion, and, finally, image interpolation. This book provides complete coverage of image super-resolution and its applications. With MATLAB® programs, the text presents various techniques in polynomial image interpolation, adaptive polynomial image interpolation, and color image interpolation. Catalog no. K15498, December 2012, 502 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-5796-3, $99.95 / £63.99 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

TV Content Analysis Techniques and Applications Edited by

Yiannis Kompatsiaris Informatics and Telematics Institute, Thermi-Thessaloniki, Greece

Bernard Merialdo EURECOM, France

Shiguo Lian France Telecom R&D, Beijing, China

Leaving no stone unturned, this book provides a detailed exploration of TV program analysis techniques. It supplies scientifically sound treatment of the state-ofthe-art across the related subject areas—such as systems, architectures, algorithms, applications, research results, emerging approaches, and open issues. The book includes coverage of content extraction, content structuring, content recommendation, content quality, web and social TV, and content production. Catalog no. K12594, March 2012, 674 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5560-7, $99.95 / £63.99 Also available as an eBook

Shape Classification and Analysis Theory and Practice, Second Edition Luciano da Fontoura Costa Cybernetic Vision Research, Brazil

Roberto Marcondes Cesar, Jr. University of São Paulo, Brazil

Shape analysis offers great potential for applications in diverse areas, from materials science to biology and neuroscience. Including numerical tools for characterization, this edition presents imaging techniques for the analysis of general biological shapes, such as cells, tissues, organs, and organisms. Various chapters review the main approaches for shape classification. Although focused on 2-D shapes, which are more effectively handled by current technology, the text also covers basic concepts and techniques for 3-D shapes. These methods offer a rich resource for the computational characterization and classification of biological shapes. Catalog no. 7929, April 2009, 685 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8493-7929-1, $146.95 / £94.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Electromagnetics, RF & Microwaves New

RF Circuit Design Techniques for MF-UHF Applications Abdullah Eroglu Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA

A valuable resource for professionals and students, this book explains how to design, simulate, and implement RF/microwave components and devices for applications within the medium frequency (MF) to ultrahigh frequency (UHF) range. It covers a variety of techniques for designing high-power microstrip circuits, directional couplers, transformers, composite and multilayer inductors, filters, combiners/dividers, and RFID systems. The book illustrates how to apply the theory in practice and includes real-world implementation examples that use CAD tools. Throughout, the author offers practical hints to help designers. Catalog no. K12850, April 2013, 358 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6165-3, $129.95 / £82.00 Also available as an eBook

Wide-Band Slow-Wave Systems Simulation and Applications Stanislovas Staras, Romanas Martavicius, Julius Skudutis, Vytautas Urbanavicius, and Vladislavas Daskevicius Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania

Providing new technical solutions, this book discusses super-wide band delay lines and traveling-wave deflecting systems. It presents the generalized theory, principles, and concepts of the super-wide pass-band helical and meander systems as well as the theory of traveling wave cathode-ray tubes, revealing processes in traveling-wave deflecting systems. The text also covers electrodynamics, multiconductor line, and numerical methods for modeling, simulation, and analysis and design of the super-wide-pass slow-wave structures, applying them for the analysis of multi-conductor lines and wide-band helical and meander systems. Catalog no. K13839, March 2012, 460 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-8154-5, $179.95 / £114.00 Also available as an eBook

Coming Soon

Computational Electromagnetics Domain Decomposition Methods and Practical Applications Jin-Fa Lee Zhen Peng This book deals with the applied aspects of domain decomposition methods for computational electromagnetics. It provides a valuable bridge between rigorous mathematical treatments and practical software implementation of domain decomposition methods, including the finite domain decomposition method, domain decomposition for integral equation methods, and the multisolver domain decomposition method. The book shows how these methods can help solve multiscale time harmonic electromagnetic problems in areas such as large finite antenna arrays, metamaterials, antenna systems conformally mounted on large platforms, complex integrated circuits and packaging, and more. Catalog no. K14783, September 2013, c. 664 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-1049-4, $149.95 / £95.00


Applications and Design Edited by

James D. Taylor J.D. Taylor Associates, Gainesville, Florida, USA

The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

Also available as an eBook

Ultrawideband Radar

“... a strong collection of international contributors who can thoroughly articulate the difficulties with the development of ultrawideband (UWB) radars. … provides insight into practical design of waveforms that have low probability of detection, and efficient waveform ambiguity properties for detecting fixed and moving targets.” —Mark E. Davis, Medavis Consulting, New York

This book outlines the latest advances in the theory, design, and implementation of UWB radar technology, which shows promise for use in applications ranging from patient vital signals monitoring to radar sensors that could be used in homes, public places, and elsewhere. Catalog no. 89862, May 2012, 536 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-8986-8, $149.95 / £95.00 Also available as an eBook

Save when you order online at

Communications & Networking New


Distributed Data Fusion for NetworkCentric Operations

Advanced Video Communications over Wireless Networks Edited by

Edited by

Ce Zhu

Chee-Yee Chong, David Hall, Martin Liggins II, and James Llinas

University of Electronic Science and Technology, China

"... represents the best body of thinking on the emerging topic of distributed data fusion, including varied aspects of the problem itself and a multitude of approaches to address the stated challenges." —Dale Walsh, The MITRE Corporation, Gainesville, Virginia, USA

"The list of authors in this book reads like a ‘Who’s Who’ in the field ... includes theoreticians as well as practitioners of data fusion and network-centric systems. This provides the reader with the best of both worlds and some very unique perspectives." —Raja Suresh, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Vadnais Heights, Minnesota, USA

"... a comprehensive introduction and detailed design descriptions of the methods for distributing the data fusion functions within grid, distributed, and cloud computing architectures." —Ed Waltz, BAE Systems, Chantilly, Virginia, USA

"... highlights topics of direct relevance to a Department of Defense reader ... a well-organized, thorough review of the field from both a theoretical and applied research perspective. ... will most certainly serve as a useful tool for fusion researchers and practitioners alike as we continue to grapple with the critical issue of ensuring our data collection efforts have a clear and positive impact on mission outcome." —From the Foreword by Barbara D. Broome, Chief, Information Sciences Division, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi Laboratory Center, Maryland, USA

Featuring contributions by leading experts around the world, this book offers insight on the state of the art of data fusion in distributed sensing, communications, and computing environments.

Selected Contents Perspectives on Distributed Data Fusion. Distributed Data Fusion: Overarching Design Concerns and Some New Approaches. Network-Centric Concepts: Impacts to Distributed Fusion System Design. Distributed Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks. Fundamentals of Distributed Estimation. Essence of Distributed Target Tracking: Track Fusion and Track Association. Decentralized Data Fusion: Formulation and Algorithms. ... Catalog no. K12716, November 2012, 498 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5830-1, $159.95 / £99.00 Also available as an eBook

Yuenan Li Tianjin University, China

This reference provides in-depth fundamentals, recent technical achievements, challenges, and emerging trends in mobile and wireless video communications. It presents a collection of tutorials, surveys, and original contributions, providing the research community and industry with a reference for further development of research and applications in mobile and wireless video communication systems. The book addresses future directions, including Quality-of-Experience in wireless video communications, video communications over future networks, distributed multimedia networking, and green multimedia networking. • Covers fundamentals and emerging trends in mobile and wireless video communications • Explores cutting-edge topics, such as Quality-of-Experience in wireless video communications, video communications over future networks, distributed multimedia networking, and green multimedia networking • Discusses the deployment of practical mobile and wireless video communication systems, useful to practicing communications engineers

Selected Contents Fundamentals of Mobile and Wireless Video Communications Fundamentals of video coding. State-of-the-art video coding. Multiple description coding. Distributed video coding. ... Wireless Video Communications: When Video Coding Meets Mobile and Wireless Networks Multiple access for wireless video. Network-adaptive video communications. Video adaption for wireless communications. Video streaming over cognitive radio networks. ... Quality-of-Experience in Mobile and Wireless Video Communications Metrics of Quality-of-Experience. Modeling of Quality-of-Experience in mobile and wireless video communications. Subjective testing methodologies of Quality-of-Experience. ... Catalog no. K13755, January 2013, 512 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-7998-6, $129.95 / £82.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Communications & Networking New

Ad Hoc Mobile Wireless Networks

Coming Soon

Multi-Antenna Synthetic Aperture Radar Wen-Qin Wang “A new world is opening, full of a huge amount of new attractive and useful applications. But a new science is needed, to support the necessary vision to explore, and utilize the available opportunities therein contained. The book, Multi-Antenna Synthetic Aperture Radar, is just the important necessary step in this direction, formalizing the full theory of use of multiple antennas in SAR systems, together with the appropriate novel software codes for the raw data processing.” —Giorgio Franceschetti, University Federico II of Napoli, Italy

Catalog no. K14784, May 2013, c. 472 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-1051-7, $149.95 / £89.00 Also available as an eBook

Principles, Protocols, and Applications, Second Edition Subir Kumar Sarkar Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

T.G. Basavaraju Sapthagiri College of Engineering, Bangalore, India

C. Puttamadappa Manipal Institute of Technology, India

Now in its second edition, this book explains the concepts, mechanism, design, and performance of ad hoc mobile wireless networks. It explores MAC layer, routing, multicast, and transport layer; quality of service; and energy management systems. Chapters cover mobility models for multi-hop ad hoc wireless networks as well as cross-layer design issues. The book contains examples and end-of-chapter problems to illustrate each concept. This edition includes a new chapter on recent developments in the field, including sensor networks, personal area networks (PANs), smart dress, and vehicular ad hoc networks. Catalog no. K14987, February 2013, 349 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-1446-1, $129.95 / £82.00 Also available as an eBook

Coming Soon

Chaotic Signals in Digital Communications Edited by

Marcio Eisencraft Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo Andre, Sao Paulo CEP, Brazil

Romis Attux University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Sao Paulo, Brazil

Ricardo Suyama Universidade Federal do ABC (UFABC), Centro de Engenharia, Santo Andre - SP, CEP, Brazil

This book provides the reader with a series of techniques that can be employed in the chaos-based communication systems proposed in the literature, in order to attain consistent performance in realistic environments. The ideas outlined in this book will help to form a bridge between theoretical works and practical implementations. Therefore, this book should be of interest to theoretical researchers, showing possible shortcomings of the proposed systems when subjected to non-ideal conditions, and to those interested in actually implementing such systems.

Communication Systems Modeling and Simulation Using MATLAB® and Simulink® K.C. Raveendranathan Government Engineering College, Barton Hill, Thiruvanathapuram, India

This is probably the first book that employs the technique of simulation experiments as a means of reinforcing the basic concepts of communication theory. Suitable as a supplement to any standard undergraduate textbook, the book takes a practical approach employing modelling and simulation for a thorough assimilation of the subject. The introductory chapters provide an overview of computer simulation and MATLAB® programming concepts. The book then presents communications concepts in the traditional manner as well as with appropriate simulations in MATLAB/Simulink®. Catalog no. K13870, September 2011, 448 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-8190-3, $146.95 / £94.00

Catalog no. K15458, August 2013, c. 520 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-5722-2, $179.95 / £114.00 Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Communications & Networking

Principles of Synchronous Digital Hierarchy Rajesh Kumar Jain West Central Railways, Jabalpur, India

".. one of the best books for practicing engineers in the field of OFC-based SDH systems." —S.K. Biswas, Chief Communication Engineer, Western Railway, Mumbai, India

The book presents standards of digital multiplexing, called synchronous digital hierarchy, including analog multiplexing technologies. It is aimed at telecommunication professionals who want to develop an understanding of digital multiplexing and synchronous digital hierarchy in particular and the functioning of practical telecommunication systems in general. The text includes fundamentals and provides a handy reference for problem solving or defining operations and maintenance strategies. Catalog no. K15097, August 2012, 555 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-1726-4, $139.95 / £89.00

Unsupervised Signal Processing Channel Equalization and Source Separation João M.T. Romano, Romis R. de F. Attux, Charles C. Cavalcante, and Ricardo Suyama This book provides a unified and systematic presentation of topics such as blind equalization, source separation, and unsupervised as well as nonlinear adaptive filtering. Extending classical results in literature, it addresses new issues on static and dynamic convergence of Bussgang algorithms. It explores emergent trends like neuro-fuzzy systems and evolutionary algorithms. The text pays special attention to the equivalence relations between the different unsupervised criteria, including the relationships with Wiener theory. It also includes applications to wireless communications and MIMO systems. Catalog no. DK6036, September 2010, 340 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8493-3751-2, $152.95 / £97.00 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Fixed Mobile Convergence Handbook Edited by

Syed A. Ahson Microsoft Corporation, Bellevue, Washington, USA

Mohammad Ilyas Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, USA

From basic concepts to future directions, this handbook provides technical information on all aspects of fixed-mobile convergence (FMC). The book examines topics such as integrated management architecture, business trends and strategic implications for service providers, personal area networks, mobile controlled handover methods, SIP-based session mobility, and supervisory and notification aggregator service. Case studies illustrate technical and systematic implementation of unified and rationalized Internet access by fixed-mobile network convergence. The text examines the technology, services, networks, and users of the FMC industry from multiple perspectives. Catalog no. 91700, September 2010, 492 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-9170-0, $152.95 / £97.00 Also available as an eBook

Mathematical Foundations for Signal Processing, Communications, and Networking Edited by

Erchin Serpedin, Thomas Chen and Dinesh Rajan This text describes mathematical concepts and results important in the design, analysis, and optimization of signal processing algorithms, modern communication systems, and networks. It offers a comprehensive overview of methods and applications from linear algebra, numerical analysis, statistics, probability, stochastic processes, and optimization. The book presents the necessary prerequisites and includes examples, homework problems, and references in each chapter. Teaching materials are accessible on the book’s web page. A solutions manual is available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K12570, December 2011, 857 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5513-3, $146.95 / £94.00

For more information and complete contents, visit


Information Forensics and Security New

Introduction to Computer Networks and Cybersecurity

Information, Communication, and Space Technology

Chwan-Hwa (John) Wu and J. David Irwin

Mohammad Razani

Auburn University, Alabama, USA

If a network is not secure, how valuable is it? A guide to computer networks and cybersecurity, this book highlights the interconnections between the two to help you understand the complexities of designing secure modern networks. • Uses a flexible modular structure that lets you select the material you want for self-study or a variety of courses • Discusses recent and emerging IETF and IEEE standards • Addresses new technologies, including virtualization, data center and cloud computing unified communication, and multimedia communication • Illustrates complicated operations with diagrams and screen captures • Contains more than 1,600 end-of-chapter problems and questions

New York City College of Technology, CUNY, Brooklyn, USA

Assessing the rapid evolution of information and communications technology (ICT) and the implications of this growth on the future of the field, this book emphasizes the need to integrate ICT and space technology into the general university curriculum. Aimed at students and professionals alike, it reveals the importance and impact of recent technologies by building from basic definitions and explanations of key concepts and theories toward more concrete and application-oriented examples. This timely work covers existing and emerging ICT and space technologies, reflecting the most recent developments and achievements in the field. • Covers existing and emerging ICT and space technologies • Reflects the most recent developments and achievements in the field

• Provides PowerPoint® animations for critical operations

• Builds from basic definitions and explanations of key concepts and theories toward more concrete and application-oriented technologies

A solutions manual and CD with PowerPoint® slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

• Includes summary and questions at the end of each chapter

Selected Contents An Introduction to Information Networks Applications: The Application Layer. DNS and Active Directory. XML-Based Web Services. Socket Programming. Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Networks and Applications. Link and Physical Layers: The Data Link Layer and Physical Layer. The Ethernet and Switches. Virtual LAN, Class of Service, and Multilayer Networks. Wireless and Mobile Networks. Network Layer: The Network Layer. IPv6. Routing and Interior Gateways. Border Gateway Routing. Transport Layer: The Transport Layer. Packet Loss Recovery. TCP Congestion Control. Cyber Security: Cyber Security Overview. Firewalls. Intrusion Detection/Prevention System. Hash and Authentication. Symmetric Key Ciphers and Wireless LAN Security. Public Key Cryptography, Infrastructure and Certificates. Secure Socket Layer/Transport Layer Security (SSL/TLS) Protocols for Transport Layer Security. Virtual Private Networks for Network Layer Security. Network Access Control and Wireless Network Security. Cyber Threats and Their Defense. Emerging Technologies: Network and Information Infrastructure Virtualization. Unified Communications and Multimedia Protocols. Glossary of Acronyms. Index.

Selected Contents Introduction. Information and Communication Technology. Basic Definitions and Principles of Information and Communication Technology. ICT Applications. Space Technology. Outer Space. Space Within Reach. Satellites. Application Satellites. Scientific Satellites. Communication Satellites. Future Space Technologies. Space Technologies. Non-rocket Space Launch. Single Stage-to-Orbit. Solar Power Satellites. Information and Communication Technology and Space Technology. Appendix. Index. Catalog no. K11936, February 2012, 280 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4163-1, $129.95 / £82.00 Also available as an eBook

Catalog no. K16578, February 2013, 1382 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-7213-3, $129.95 / £49.99 Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Information Forensics and Security Multimedia Security Watermarking, Steganography, and Forensics Edited by

Frank Y. Shih New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, USA

This book provides technical information on multimedia security and steganography as well as the fundamental theoretical framework for developing the extensive advanced techniques. By comprehensively considering the essential principles of the multimedia security and steganographic systems, readers can not only obtain the novel ideas in implementing the advanced algorithms, but also discover the new problems. • Explores state-of-the-art techniques for multimedia security and steganography • Includes numerous practical examples and case studies • Provides a clear tutorial and more intuitive development of complex technology • Includes extensive discussion of multimedia security and steganography methods • Details staganalysis techniques in addition to their counter-examples

Selected Contents Multimedia Mining and Classification: Multimedia Duplicate Mining toward Knowledge Discovery. Discriminative Learning-Assisted Video Semantic Concept Classification. ... Watermarking: Automatic Detection and Removal of Visible Image Watermarks. Digital Watermarking Based on Chaotic Map and Reference Register. A Pseudo-Random Pixel Rearrangement Algorithm Based on Gaussian Integers for Image Watermarking. Reversible Data-Hiding Techniques for Digital Images. ... Steganography: Survey of Image Steganography and Steganalysis. Digital Steganographic Schemes Based on Image Vector Quantization. A Differential Evolution-Based Algorithm for Breaking the Visual Steganalytic System. ... Forensics: Image Inpainting Using an Enhanced Exemplar-Based Algorithm. A Comparison Study on Copy-Cover Image Forgery Detection. A ChaosBased Hash Function with Both Modification Detection and Localization Capabilities. ... Catalog no. K13398, August 2012, 423 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-7331-1, $129.95 / £82.00

Visual Cryptography and Secret Image Sharing Edited by

Stelvio Cimato Universita degli studi di Milano, Italy

Ching-Nung Yang National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan Series: Digital Imaging and Computer Vision

This book covers an extensive range of topics related to visual cryptography techniques and secure image sharing solutions. It addresses sharing multiple secrets and visual cryptography schemes based on the probabilistic reconstruction of the secret image, including pictures in the distributed shares, contrast enhancement techniques, visual cryptography schemes based on different logical operations for combining shared images, cheating prevention, and the alignment problem for image shares. The book also describes practical applications, steganography, and authentication. Case studies demonstrate the effectiveness of the techniques. Catalog no. K11685, August 2011, 545 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3721-4, $146.95 / £94.00 Also available as an eBook

Coming Soon

Iris Biometric Model for Secured Network Access Franjieh El Khoury Université Claude Bernard, Villeurbanne, France

Focusing on the development of new methods in biometric authentication that provide greater efficiency in the "IrisCryptoAgentSystem" (ICAS) model, this book delineates a biometric method for authentication using the iris of the eye and an asymmetric cryptography method using "Rivest-Shamir-Adleman” (RSA) in an agent-based architecture. It introduces pretopological aspects in the development of the indexed hierarchy to classify DRVA templates and improves existing methods for the localization of the external and internal edges of the iris and for removing the intrusive effects of the eyelids. Catalog no. K14421, June 2013, c. 224 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-0213-0, $119.95 / £76.99 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Information Forensics and Security Logo Recognition Theory and Practice Jingying Chen National Engineering Research Center for E-learning, Central China Normal University

Lizhe Wang Center for Earth Observation and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing

Dan Chen China University of Geosciences, Wuhan

The first book to focus on logo recognition, this text presents a logo recognition system based on line pattern features. To achieve the desired accuracy and efficiency, the system employs a conceptually simple three-stage hierarchy that includes a novel polygonal approximation, a robust indexing scheme, and a new line segment Hausdorff distance (LHD) matching method that can handle more distortion and transformation types than previous techniques. Catalog no. K12122, August 2011, 192 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4775-6, $104.95 / £66.99 Also available as an eBook

Digital Imaging for Cultural Heritage Preservation Analysis, Restoration, and Reconstruction of Ancient Artworks Edited by

Filippo Stanco, Sebastiano Battiato, and Giovanni Gallo This edition presents the most prominent topics and applications of digital image processing, analysis, and computer graphics in the field of cultural heritage preservation. The text assumes prior knowledge of digital image processing and computer graphics fundamentals. Each chapter contains a table of contents, illustrations, and figures that elucidate the presented concepts in detail, as well as a chapter summary and a bibliography for further reading. Well-known experts cover a wide range of topics and related applications, including spectral imaging, automated restoration, computational reconstruction, digital reproduction, and 3D models. Catalog no. K11154, July 2011, 523 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2173-2, $146.95 / £94.00 Also available as an eBook

Handbook on Soft Computing for Video Surveillance Edited by

Sankar K. Pal, Alfredo Petrosino and Lucia Maddalena Chapman & Hall/CRC Cryptography and Network Security Series

This handbook illustrates the application of soft computing techniques to different tasks in video surveillance. After an introduction to video surveillance systems and soft computing tools, the book gives examples of neural network-based approaches for solving video surveillance tasks and describes summarization techniques for content identification. Covering a broad spectrum of video surveillance topics, the remaining chapters explain how soft computing techniques are used to detect moving objects, track objects, and classify and recognize target objects. The book also explores advanced surveillance systems under development. Catalog no. K12673, January 2012, 342 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5684-0, $99.95 / £63.99

Through-theWall Radar Imaging Edited by

Moeness G. Amin Villanova University, Pennsylvania, USA

An examination of through-the-wall radar imaging, this text discusses an emerging and important area of research and technology that is appealing to both engineers and scientists. It offers theory, analyses, and experimentations and covers key research and development efforts in signal processing, array processing, EM modeling, antenna design, SAR, Doppler signature estimation, and polar difference imaging. The book provides research findings with real solutions to real problems. It also shows the impact of various types of walls on image resolution and quality and explores the various approaches to address these issues. Catalog no. K10760, December 2010, 604 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1476-5, $167.95 / £107.00

Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Speech & Languages New Edition of a Bestseller

Speech Enhancement Theory and Practice, Second Edition

Principles of Speech Coding Tokunbo Ogunfunmi Santa Clara University, California, USA

Philipos C. Loizou

Madihally Narasimha

The University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Qualcomm, Inc. and Stanford University, California,USA

"Loizou's exposition is outstanding. ... One of the great strengths of this text is the availability of code, allowing readers to better understand, deploy, and extend existing algorithms for speech enhancement. ... This volume is in reality far more than a textbook on speech enhancement. It is also one of the most important works on the effect of noise on speech perception ..."

Understanding the basics of speech coding is necessary for the design of various modern devices that rely on speech interfaces such as cell phones and PDAs. This book provides an in-depth examination of the underlying signal processing techniques that are used in speech coding. The authors present speech coding standards from various organizations, including the ITU. With a focus on applications such as VoIP telephony, this comprehensive text demonstrates the practical implementation of a popular standardized speech coder on a DSP processor and covers research findings.

—Prof. Martin Cooke, Ikerbasque and University of the Basque Country, Vitoria, Spain

"Dr. Loizou offers the reader tremendous insight into the fundamentals of digital signal processing, speech production and perception, and the characteristics of various noise sources. ... The textbook is essential for engineers, audiologists, and other professionals who seek to improve the listener’s ability to hear a target signal against a background filled with competing noise using the spectral enhancement technique." —Amyn M. Amlani, Ph.D., University of North Texas, Denton, USA

"... a highly informative presentation of the fundamentals, seminal and current algorithms, evaluation metrics, and future work ... Dr. Loizou takes students and researchers with a range of experiences on an amazing journey ..." —Marek Trawicki, Marquette University, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA

With the proliferation of mobile devices and hearing devices, including hearing aids and cochlear implants, there is a growing need to design speech enhancement algorithms that can improve speech intelligibility without sacrificing quality. This edition of the bestselling textbook responds to this need, broadening its scope to address intelligibility in addition to quality. Written by a pioneer in the field, it covers fundamentals, algorithms, evaluation measures, and future directions. A CD provides MATLAB® code and noise and speech recordings. Figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K14513, February 2013, 711 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-0421-9, $119.95 / £76.99 Also available as an eBook

A solutions manual is available upon qualifying course adoption

Catalog no. 7428, April 2010, 381 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8493-7428-9, $109.95 / £69.99 Also available as an eBook


X86 Assembly Language and C Fundamentals Joseph Cavanagh Santa Clara University, California, USA

Designed as a tutorial, this book explains how to write programs in the X86 language, the C programming language, and the X86 assembly language modules embedded in a C program. It presents the general computer architecture of the X86 microprocessor, individual addressing modes, stack operations, procedures, arrays, macros, and input/output operations. The book also details the most commonly used X86 assembly language instructions. A wealth of program design examples—including the complete assembly language code and actual outputs—help you grasp the concepts more easily. A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K16377, January 2013, 813 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4665-6824-2, $139.95 / £89.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Signal Processing Coming Soon

Probability and Random Processes for Electrical and Computer Engineers

Multilinear Subspace Learning Dimensionality Reduction of Multidimensional Data

Second Edition

Haiping Lu, Konstantinos N. Plataniotis and Anastasios Venetsanopoulos This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the theoretical and practical aspects of multilinear subspace learning (MSL). It not only details recent advances in MSL, but also explores future developments and emerging applications. The authors address multilinear algebra fundamentals, multilinear projections, formulation of the MSL framework, MSL optimality criterion construction, and MSL algorithms and solutions. Emphasizing fundamental concepts and system-level perspectives, the text provides a foundation upon which solutions for many of today’s most interesting and challenging problems in massive multidimensional data processing can be built. Catalog no. K12681, September 2013, c. 300 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5724-3, $89.95 / £57.99 Also available as an eBook

Time Series with Mixed Spectra

Updated and written in a clear, concise style, this second edition offers an introduction to probability, random variables, and random processes, making the subject relevant and interesting for students in electrical and computer engineering. It features applications and examples that are also useful to anyone involved in other branches of engineering or physical sciences. Chapters focus on the probability model, random variables and transformations, inequalities and limit theorems, random processes, and queuing processes. The authors reinforce presentation of these and other topics using MATLAB® projects. A solutions manual and instructor’s manual are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K11329, September 2011, 431 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2698-0, $83.95 / £52.99 Also available as an eBook

Second Edition

Ta-Hsin Li IBM Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, USA

For the first time, this book provides a comprehensive, systematic, and up-to-date survey of various important methods developed for parameter estimation of sinusoids in noise. This self-contained, graduate-level book develops numerous methods and algorithms, then balances their explanations with theoretical analysis. Rather than elaborating on advanced, technical details, the author emphasizes intuition and interpretation behind the theoretical reasoning and results. Catalog no. C1763, July 2013, c. 596 pp. ISBN: 978-1-58488-176-6, $79.95 / £49.99


Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA

Signal and Image Processing for Remote Sensing

Coming Soon

Also available as an eBook

Charles W. Therrien and Murali Tummala

C.H. Chen University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, USA

Written by more than 50 world leaders in the field, this book covers major topics in signal and image processing for remote sensing. The second edition features new chapters on compressive sensing, the super-resolution method in the mixed pixel problem with hyperspectral images, sparse representation for target detection and classification in hyperspectral imagery, SAR image processing from autofocusing to change detection, and a critical review of pansharpening. It presents a unique signal-processing point of view for image processing. Catalog no. K12625, February 2012, 619 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5596-6, $159.95 / £82.00 Also available as an eBook

Save when you order online at

Signal Processing Signals and Systems Laboratory with MATLAB® Alex Palamides and Anastasia Veloni Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus, Athens, Greece

Developed as a textbook for the laboratory part of a signals and systems course, this book introduces students to theory through analytical examples implemented in MATLAB® code. Every theoretical concept is accompanied by the corresponding code implementation. Instead of using big M-Files or author-written functions with comments, the commands are executed one by one at the MATLAB command prompt, and the results, along with comments, are given side by side in two- or three-column tables. This text teaches readers how to perform signals and systems analysis with MATLAB and study associated concepts while at the same time learning how to program in MATLAB. • Offers complete coverage of the signals and systems theory, starting with elementary signals and concluding with state space modeling • Uses MATLAB extensively throughout the text, featuring more than 5,000 lines of embedded code ®

An Easy-to-Understand Primer for Students and Professionals

Transforms and Applications Primer for Engineers with Examples and MATLAB ®

Alexander D. Poularikas The University of Alabama, Huntsville, USA

“... a thorough presentation of integral transforms, geared to practicing engineers. ... The book’s numerous examples, figures, and tables improve readability, comprehension, and usability ... Recommended.” —CHOICE, January 2011

This book is an essential primer for engineering and science students, professionals, and anyone working on problems involving transforms. It contains the most important integral transforms that practicing engineers and students need to understand. • Presents advanced material in an easy-tounderstand format • Gives less experienced readers the understanding and confidence to effectively use transforms

• Contains more than 400 examples and solved problems

Catalog no. 89315, March 2010, 567 pp., Soft Cover ISBN: 978-1-4200-8931-8, $76.95 / £48.99

• Executes commands one by one at the MATLAB command prompt, and results along with comments, are presented side-by side in twoor three-column tables

A Complete Reference for Professionals

• Includes chapter-end solved problems and homework problems A solutions manual is available upon qualifying course adoption

Selected Contents Introduction to MATLAB® Signals Systems Time Domain System Analysis Fourier Series Fourier Transform Fourier Analysis of Discrete-Time Signals Frequency Response The Laplace Transform Z-Transform Transfer Function Suggested Laboratory Exercises

Also available as an eBook

Transforms and Applications Handbook Third Edition Edited by

Alexander D. Poularikas The University of Alabama, Huntsville, USA

The third edition of this bestseller updates the original text to offer a complete resource covering those mathematical transforms most frequently used by engineers and scientists. The text begins with a solid introduction to signals and systems, and then goes on to detail the individual transforms. Numerous examples and applications clearly demonstrate each transform’s unique purpose and properties. New to this edition is coverage of fractional Fourier, multidimensional discrete unity, and Hilbert-Huang transforms.

Catalog no. K11500, August 2010, 567 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3055-0, $87.95 / £56.99

Catalog no. 66528, January 2010, 911 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-6652-4, $189.95 / £121.00

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


DSP Technology The Digital Signal Processing Handbook Second Edition, Three-Volume Set Edited by

Vijay K. Madisetti Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA Series: Electrical Engineering Handbook

Praise for the previous edition: "An excellent compendium of theoretical topics in DSP … a one-stop shop of technical information on digital signal processing. … This book has saved me days in independent research." —Howard Rubin, on

"A useful handbook for the professional as well as for graduate students and faculty." —E.A. Hoyer, Wichita State University, in CHOICE, Vol. 36, No. 1

Now available in a three-volume set, this updated and expanded edition of a bestseller continues to provide authoritative coverage of the fundamental and specialized aspects of information-bearing signals in digital form. Encompassing essential background material, technical details, standards, and software, The Digital Signal Processing Handbook, Second Edition presents information on signal processing algorithms and protocols related to speech, audio, multimedia, and video processing technology associated with standards ranging from WiMax to MP3 audio, low-power/high-performance DSPs, color image processing, and chips on video. The three-volume set draws on the experience of leading engineers, researchers, and scholars and includes 29 new chapters that address multimedia and Internet technologies, tomography, radar systems, architecture, standards, and future applications in speech, acoustics, video, radar, and telecommunications. • Presents the latest information on WiFi/WiMax, bandwidth compressive motors, low-power/ high-performance DSPs, color image processing, chips on video, and more • Features 29 new chapters on Internet tomography, radar systems, architecture, processing standards, and more • Presents first-hand exposure to the knowledge, experience, and insight of leading engineers, researchers, and scholars in the field • Provides essential information, background material, technical details, and introductions to standards as well as software • Offers ideal introduction and reference for classrooms or professional education courses on digital signal processing • Assesses current and future applications in speech, acoustics, video, radar, and telecommunications Catalog no. 45636, December 2009, 2394 pp., ISBN: 978-1-4200-4563-5, $319.95 / £204.00 Also available as an eBook

Also Available as Individual Volumes Wireless, Networking, Radar, Sensor Array Processing, and Nonlinear Signal Processing

Digital Signal Processing Fundamentals Selected Contents

Sensor Array Processing. Nonlinear and Fractal Signal Processing. DSP Software and Hardware. Advanced Topics in DSP for Mobile Systems. Advanced Topics in Video and Image Processing. Index.

Signals and Systems. Signal Representation and Quantization. Fast Algorithms and Structures. Digital Filtering. Statistical Signal Processing. Adaptive Filtering. Inverse Problems and Signal Reconstruction. Time–Frequency and Multirate Signal Processing. Index.

Catalog no. 46047, November 2009 874 pp., ISBN: 978-1-4200-4604-5 $113.95 / £73.99

Catalog no. 46063, November 2009 904 pp., ISBN: 978-1-4200-4606-9 $113.95 / £73.99

Selected Contents

Also available as an eBook


Video, Speech, and Audio Signal Processing and Associated Standards Selected Contents Digital Audio Communications. Speech Processing. Image and Video Processing. Index. Catalog no. 4608X, November 2009 616 pp., ISBN: 978-1-4200-4608-3 $113.95 / £73.99 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Save when you order online at

DSP Technology Real-Time Digital Signal Processing from MATLAB® to C with the TMS320C6x DSPs Second Edition Thad B. Welch, Cameron H.G. Wright and Michael G. Morrow “This book has taken a bold step forward. It not only presents the theory, it reinforces it with simulations, and then it shows us how to actually use the results in real-time applications. This last step is not a trivial step, and that is why so many books and courses present only theory and simulations. With the combined expertise of the three authors … the reader can step into the real-time world of applications with a text that presents an accessible path.” —From the Foreword by Delores M. Etter, Texas Instruments Distinguished Chair in Electrical Engineering and Executive Director, Caruth Institute for Engineering Education, Southern Methodist University A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K13903, December 2011, 436 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-8303-7, $93.95 / £59.99

Signals, Systems, Transforms, and Digital Signal Processing with MATLAB® Michael Corinthios Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Quebec, Canada

This text relies on graphics, the language of scientists and engineers, for the physical interpretation of subtle mathematical concepts. It establishes a solid background in Fourier, Laplace, and z transforms, before extending them in later chapters. The author presents a unique matrix-equation-matrix sequence of operations that dispels the mystique of the fast Fourier transform, explores the application of digital signal processing technology to real-time processing, and introduces his own generalization of the Dirac-delta impulse and distribution theory. He also offers extensive referencing to MATLAB® and Mathematica® for solving the examples. A solutions manual is available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. 90488, June 2009, 1256 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-9048-2, $146.95 / £94.00

Also available as an eBook

Second Edition of a Bestseller

Digital Signal Processing with Examples in MATLAB® Second Edition Samuel D. Stearns and Donald R. Hush Updated and expanded, the second edition of this bestselling text introduces the fundamentals of DSP. Along with discussing current DSP applications, this edition includes chapters on analog systems models and pattern recognition using support vector machines as well as new sections on the chirp z-transform, resampling, waveform reconstruction, discrete sine transform, and logarithmic and nonuniform sampling. It also contains a more comprehensive table of transforms. Numerous exercises and examples harness the power of MATLAB®. A solutions manual, instructor’s manual, and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K11720, April 2011, 516 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3782-5, $104.95 / £66.99


Digital Signal Processing Laboratory Second Edition B. Preetham Kumar California State University, Sacramento, USA

Given the rapid software and hardware developments in DSP, it is vital for students to complement their theoretical learning with practical applications. Each chapter of this bestseller consists of a brief section on theory to explain the underlying mathematics and principles, a problem-solving section, and a computer laboratory section with programming examples and exercises using MATLAB® and Simulink®. Chapters include a hardware laboratory section composed of exercises using test and measuring equipment. A solutions manual is available upon qualifying course adoption.

Catalog no. K10900, May 2010, 298 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1737-7, $99.95 / £62.99 Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Sensors Array & Multichannel Electronically Scanned Arrays MATLAB® Modeling and Simulation Edited by

Introduction to Sensors John Vetelino

Arik D. Brown Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

MATLAB® provides an excellent framework for ESA design and analysis, and this book is an invaluable resource for those who require simulation analysis tools that provide insight and understanding for ESA design. It provides MATLAB code, giving readers an opportunity to model ESAs and develop an in-depth understanding that other books do not offer. • Provides comprehensive modeling/simulation programs used to design and analyze ESAs • Offers a complete set of MATLAB® functions and routines • Covers specialized ESA topics such as pattern optimization, subarrary beamforming, spacebased application, and reliability modeling • Contains numerous graphical plots illustrating ESA theory and design • Focuses more on simulation and analysis rather than rigorous mathematical detail

Selected Contents Electronically Scanned Array Fundamentals—Part 1: General One-Dimensional Formulation. ESA Fundamental Topics. One-Dimensional Pattern Synthesis. Conformal Arrays. MATLAB Program and Function Listings. Electronically Scanned Array Fundamentals—Part 2: Two-Dimensional ESA Pattern Formulation. ESA Spatial Coordinate Definitions. Sine Space Representation. ESA Element Grid. Two-Dimensional Pattern Synthesis Analysis. MATLAB Program and Function Listings. Subarrray Beamforming: Subarray Pattern Formulation. Subarray Beamforming. Overlapped Subarrays. MATLAB Program Listings. Pattern Optimization: Stochastic Pattern Optimization Overview. Pattern Optimization Implementation. MATLAB Program and Function Listings. Spaceborne Application of Electronically Scanned Arrays: Two-Body Orbit Propagation. Coordinate Systems. Computing Field of View. Projecting Antenna Patterns to Geodetic Coordinates. MATLAB Program Listings. Electronically Scanned Array Reliability: Probability of Failed Elements. Mean Time between Failure (MTBF). Effects of Module Failures on 1D and 2D Antenna Patterns. Effect of Module Failures on the Radar Range Equation. MATLAB Program Listings. Appendices. Index. Catalog no. K12849, May 2012, 224 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6163-9, $159.95 / £99.00

University of Maine, Orono, USA

Aravind Reghu University of Maine, Orono, USA

The need for new types of sensors is more critical than ever, due to the development of increasingly complex technologies, health and security concerns for a burgeoning world population, and the emergence of terrorist activities, among other factors. Depending on their application, the design, fabrication, testing, and use of sensors require a variety of technical and nontechnical expertise. This book examines the theoretical foundations and practical applications of sensors in the modern era. It explores various types of sensors and industries that use them, providing background on advances of each type to reveal the underlying rationale for its use.

Selected Contents Introduction. The Human Body as a Sensor System. Sensors in an Automobile. Classification of Sensors. Example of a Gas Sensor: The Taguchi Sensor. The Sensor as a Passive or Active Element. The Sensor as Part of a Measurement System. Sensor Properties. Historical Development of Sensors. Sensor System. Electrochemical Sensors. Conductimetric Sensors. Semiconducting Metal Oxide Sensors. Chemiresistors. Other Solid-State Electrochemical Gas Sensors. Concluding Remarks. Piezoelectric Sensors. Classification of Piezoelectric Sensors. Piezoelectric Materials as Intelligent or Smart Materials. The Piezoelectric Effect. The Properties of Nonpiezoelectric and Piezoelectric Materials. Piezoelectric Stress/Pressure Sensor. Piezoelectric Accelerometer. Active Piezoelectric Sensors. Bulk Acoustic Wave Sensor. Bulk Acoustic Wave Sensor Response Measurement. Surface Acoustic Wave Sensors. Fiber Optic Sensors. Theory. Light Leaking and Absorption in the Fiber Optic Link. Fiber Link and Materials. Communication Applications. Fiber Optic Sensors. Thermal Sensors. Resistance Thermometers. Theory of Metal-Based Thermometers. Properties of Metal-Based Thermometers. Theory of Semiconductor-Based Thermometers. Thermistor Properties. Concluding Remarks. Magnetic Sensors. Natural and ManMade Magnetic Fields. Materials Used in Magnetic Sensors. Principles of Magnetic Sensors. Solid-State Magnetic Sensors. Index. Catalog no. K10422, August 2010, 208 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-0852-8, $109.95 / £69.99

Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Sensors Array & Multichannel Coming Soon


Resistive, Capacitive, Inductive, and Magnetic Sensor Technologies

Handbook of Multisensor Data Fusion

Winncy Du Series in Sensors

Based on design principles and exploited physical phenomena, this book presents a new approach to sensors and sensing technologies. The author discusses numerous modern sensor technologies and examines their applications in various industries. After reviewing the necessary physics, each subsequent chapter describes a range of sensors exploiting these phenomena—including a spectrum of applications— giving greater insight into the functioning and applications of the sensors. The text covers electronic circuitry, signal analysis, and material and manufacturing methods. It also includes problems, worked examples, exercises, and solutions. Catalog no. K10628, December 2013, c. 275 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1244-0, $119.95 / £76.99 Also available as an eBook


Sensor Array Signal Processing Second Edition Prabhakar S. Naidu Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

This second edition bestselling text covers a wide range of interrelated topics in array processing to provide an accessible introduction to the field. It reviews developments in the use of sensors in wireless networks and in the use of distributed sensors for localization. It focuses on the common threads that exist in wavefield analysis, rather than on particular applications. Following an introduction to the basic equations governing different wavefields, the text examines distributed sensor array, multi-component sensors, space-time processing, azimuth/elevation estimation, wideband adaptive beamformation, frequency invariant beamformation, and more. Catalog no. 71904, June 2009, 556 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-7190-0, $139.95 / £89.00

Theory and Practice, Second Edition Edited by

Martin Liggins II, David Hall and James Llinas Expanding the scope of the first edition, this bestseller introduces nine additional chapters and updates others to focus on developments in the fusion of data in a variety of applications from military to automotive to medical. It provides much-needed information on mathematical techniques and computer methods employed to perform fusion. • Shows how to perform tradeoffs, select algorithms, and design data fusion systems in a variety of settings. • Presents practical information on system development, including requirements analysis, systems engineering, algorithm selection, database design, and human-computer interfaces • Pushes the concepts of fusion to situational behavior modeling, cognitive methods for human-machine interaction, and sensing and observational systems • Introduces applications from the DoD, NASA, DARPA, and condition-based monitoring of complex systems

Selected Contents Multisensor Data Fusion. Data Fusion Perspectives and Its Role in Information Processing. Revisions to the JDL Data Fusion Model. Introduction to the Algorithms of Data Association in Multiple-Target Tracking. The Principles and Practice of Image and Spatial Data Fusion. Data Registration. Data Fusion Automation: A Top-Down Perspective. Overview of Distributed Decision Fusion. Introduction to Particle Filtering: The Next Stage in Tracking. Target Tracking Using Probabilistic Data Association-Based. Techniques with Applications to Sonar, Radar, and EO Sensors. An Introduction to the Combinatorics of Optimal and Approximate Data Association. A Bayesian Approach to Multiple-Target Tracking. Data Association Using Multiple-Frame Assignments. General Decentralized Data Fusion with Covariance Intersection. Data Fusion in Nonlinear Systems. Random Set Theory for Multisource-Multitarget Information Fusion. Distributed Fusion Architectures, Algorithms, and Performance within a NetworkCentric Architecture. Foundations of Situation and Threat Assessment. An Introduction to Level 5 Fusion: The Role of the User. Perspectives on the Human Side of Data Fusion: Prospects for Improved Effectiveness using Advanced Human-Computer Interfaces. ... Catalog no. 53086, September 2008, 872 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-5308-1, $189.95 / £121.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Design & Implementaion of Signal Processing Systems New

Radar Systems Analysis and Design Using MATLAB® Third Edition

Multiple-Base Number System Theory and Applications Vassil Dimitrov and Graham Jullien University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Bassem R. Mahafza deciBel Research Inc., Huntsville, Alabama, USA

Using the most recent version of MATLAB®, the third edition of this popular text incorporates recent advances along with many new problems and examples. It adds coverage of radar cross-section and polarization, matched filter and radar ambiguity function, radar wave propagation, adaptive array processing, multiple input-output radars, space-time adaptive processing, phase noise, and Doppler processing. A complete set of MATLAB codes are available for download at and a solutions manual is available with qualifying course adoption. • Includes new information on radar cross-section and polarization, matched filter and radar ambiguity function, and radar wave propagation • Provides all the necessary mathematical background • Presents MATLAB programs for each chapter to enhance understanding and a supply a source of radar systems design requirements A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Selected Contents Radar Principles Definitions and Nomenclature. Basic Pulsed and Continuous Wave (CW) Radar Operations. Radar Signals and Signal Processing Linear Systems and Complex Signal Representation. The Matched Filter Radar Receiver. Ambiguity Function—Analog Waveforms. Ambiguity Function— Discrete Coded Waveforms. Pulse Compression.

Roberto Muscedere University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada

This book introduces the technique of computing with a recently introduced number representation and its arithmetic operations, referred to as the Multiple Base Number System (MBNS). Content includes a review of the latest research in the field. The authors take the reader through an initial introduction to computation and arithmetic with applications, to lay the groundwork for presenting the MBNS. They also deal with implementation issues of MBNS arithmetic processors targeted to selected applications in DSP and cryptography. • Explores everything from theory to practical applications of both DSP and cryptography • Offers flexible and easily applicable ideas for implementing a wide range of cryptographic protocols • Illustrates new and efficient hardware design concepts for DSP engineers, focusing on the new MBNS and associated theory and applications • Presents the latest research in very-high-performance DSP architectures and very efficient computations in cryptography • Provides a large number of challenging mathematical and algorithmic problems • Includes an introduction, summary, and references in each chapter

Selected Contents

Bibliography. Index.

Technology, Applications, and Computation The Double-Base Number System (DBNS) Implementing DBNS Arithmetic Multiplier Design Based on DBNS The Multidimensional Logarithmic Number System (MDLNS) Binary-to-Multidigit Multidimensional Logarithmic Number System Conversion Multidimensional Logarithmic Number System: Addition and Subtraction Optimizing MDLNS Implementations Integrated Circuit Implementations and RALUT Circuit Optimizations Exponentiation Using BinaryFermat Number Representations

Catalog no. K13984, May 2013, c. 768 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-8495-9, $129.95 / £82.00

Catalog no. K11497, January 2012, 294 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3046-8, $139.95 / £89.00

Also available as an eBook

Also available as an eBook

Special Radar Considerations Radar Wave Propagation. Radar Clutter. Moving Target Indicator (MTI) and Pulse Doppler Radars. Radar Detection Random Variables and Random Processes. Single Pulse Detection. Detection of Fluctuating Targets. Radar Special Topics Radar Cross Section (RCS). Phased Array Antennas. Adaptive Signal Processing. Target Tracking. Tactical Synthetic Aperture Radars.


Save when you order online at

Design & Implementaion of Signal Processing Systems

Signal Processing in Radar Systems Vyacheslav Tuzlukov

Introduction to VLSI Systems A Logic, Circuit, and System Perspective Ming-Bo Lin

Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei

This book addresses robust signal processing problems in complex radar systems.

This text covers all the basics of VLSI fabrication and low-level system design. Comprehensive and wellwritten, it is suitable for courses in VLSI system design and digital integrated circuit analysis and design. Taking a bottom-up approach, the book starts with an overview of logic design principles, before tackling design issues and fabrication. The book includes numerous worked examples and homework problems. It also offers two sets of PowerPoint® slides and an instructor’s manual upon qualified course adoption.

• Outlines a systems approach for designing complex radar systems • Examines robust signal processing algorithms based on the generalized approach to signal processing in noise • Presents experimental methods and procedures for defining signal parameters in complex radar systems • Discusses digital signal processing to detect and define target trajectory parameters employed by complex radar systems • Explores methods of measuring stochastic process parameters and their estimations

Selected Contents Introduction. Design of Radar Digital Signal Processing and Control Algorithms: Principles of Systems Approach to Design Complex Radar Systems. Signal Processing by Digital Generalized Detector in Complex Radar Systems. Digital Interperiod Signal Processing Algorithms. Algorithms of Target Range Track Detection and Tracking. Filtering and Extrapolation of Target Track Parameters Based on Radar Measure. Principles of Control Algorithm Design for Complex Radar System Functioning at Dynamical Mode. Design Principles of Computer System for Radar Digital Signal Processing and Control Algorithms: Design Principles of Complex Algorithm Computational Process in Radar Systems. Design Principles of Digital Signal Processing Subsystems Employed by Complex Radar System. Digital Signal Processing Subsystem Design (Example). Global Digital Signal Processing System Analysis. Stochastic Processes Measuring in Radar Systems: Main Statements of Statistical Estimation Theory. Estimation of Mathematical Expectation. Estimation of Stochastic Process Variance. Estimation of Probability Distribution and Density Functions of Stochastic Process. Estimate of Stochastic Process Frequency-Time Parameters. Notation Index. Index. Catalog no. K11252, September 2012, 632 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2607-2, $199.95 / £127.00 Also available as an eBook

• Bottom-up approach starting with an overview presented in a tutorial chapter • Provides comprehensive coverage of the basics of VLSI design • Includes numerous worked examples and homework problems • Begins with logic design principles and works its way towards practical applications and fabrication A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Selected Contents Introduction Fundamentals of MOS Transistors Fabrication of CMOS ICs Layout Designs Delay Models and Path-Delay Optimization Power Dissipation and Low-Power Designs Static Logic Circuits Dynamic Logic Circuits Sequential Logic Designs Datapath Subsystem Designs Memory Subsystems Design Methodologies and Implementation Options Interconnect Power Distribution and Clock Designs Input/Output Modules and ESD Protection Networks Testing, Verification, and Testable Designs An Introduction to Verilog HDL/SystemVerilog Index Catalog no. K13126, November 2011, 915 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-6859-1, $125.95 / £79.99 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


Design & Implementaion of Signal Processing Systems Discrete Systems and Digital Signal Processing with MATLAB® Second Edition

Second Edition

Taan S. ElAli Benedict College, Columbia, South Carolina, USA

Books on linear systems typically combine coverage of both discrete and continuous systems. However, with coverage of this magnitude, not enough information is presented on either of the two subjects. Discrete linear systems warrant a book of their own, and this text provides just that. It offers in-depth coverage of both discrete linear systems and signal processing in one volume. Firmly rooted in basic mathematical principles, it includes many problems solved first by using analytical tools, then through application of MATLAB®. Each chapter provides examples that illustrate presented theoretical concepts. • Includes additional complete and standalone chapters on IIR and FIR filter design, block diagrams, state-space, sampling and transformations, and a unique chapter on FFT and its many applications • Introduces the reader to many examples using the data acquisition toolbox of MATLAB® • Presents tools to design, test, and implement linear digital filters and processors • Provides end-of-chapter examples and problems, as well as concluding "insights" for almost all chapters • Solves all problems and examples analytically and, when applicable, numerically using the latest version of MATLAB® A solutions manual, instructor’s manual, and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Selected Contents Signal Representation. Discrete System. Fourier Series and the Fourier Transform of Discrete Signals. zTransform and Discrete Systems. State-Space and Discrete Systems. Block Diagrams and Review of Discrete System Representations. Discrete Fourier Transform and Discrete Systems. Sampling and Transformations. Infinite Impulse Response Filter Design. Finite Impulse Response Digital Filters. Bibliography. Index. Catalog no. K11391, December 2011, 619 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-2818-2, $104.95 / £66.99 Also available as an eBook


Signal Processing for Intelligent Sensor Systems with MATLAB® David C. Swanson The Pennsylvania State University, State College, USA

Building on the unique features that made the first edition a bestseller, this second edition includes additional solved problems and web access to the large collection of MATLAB® scripts that are highlighted throughout the text. The book offers expanded coverage of audio engineering, transducers, and sensor networking technology. It also includes new chapters on digital audio processing, as well as acoustics and vibrations transducers. The text addresses the use of meta-data architectures using XML and agent-based automated data mining and control. The numerous algorithms presented can be applied locally or network-based to solve complex detection problems. • Serves as both a learning resource and a field reference • Adds new material on digital audio processing, as well as sensor networking and meta-data architectures using XML • Includes numerous MATLAB® scripts, as well as chapter summaries and references • Presents many algorithms that can be applied locally or network-based to realize elegant solutions to complex detection problems A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Selected Contents Fundamentals of Digital Signal Processing: Sampled Data Systems. Z-Transform. Digital Filtering. Digital Audio Processing. Linear Filter Applications. Frequency Domain Processing: Fourier Transform. Spectral Density. Wavenumber Transforms. Adaptive System Identification and Filtering: Linear Least-Squared Error Modeling. Recursive LeastSquares Techniques. Recursive Adaptive Filtering. Wavenumber Sensor Systems: Signal Detection Techniques. Wavenumber and Bearing Estimation. Adaptive Beamforming and Localization. Signal Processing Applications: Noise Reduction Techniques. Sensors and Transducers. Intelligent Sensor Systems. Catalog no. 43048, July 2011, 683 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-4304-4, $139.95 / £89.00 Also available as an eBook

Save when you order online at

Design & Implementaion of Signal Processing Systems Nonlinear Optical Systems Principles, Phenomena, and Advanced Signal Processing Edited by

Le Nguyen Binh European Research Center, Huawei Technologies, Munich, Germany

Dang Van Liet University of Science, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

This remarkable book presents nonlinear systems technology and advanced signal processing technology from the most fundamental to modern aspects for next generation biomedical monitoring systems as well as nonlinear optical transmission systems. The text provides the theory and techniques of nonlinear physics and applications for physical systems. It also illustrates computer models and processing techniques for nonlinear signals with MATLAB® and Simulink® models. Providing a fundamental understanding of nonlinear systems and associated processing of signals, this volume leads readers to applications in real-world, practical environments.

Fundamentals of Linear Systems for Physical Scientists and Engineers N.N. Puri Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

This book draws from diverse areas of engineering and the physical sciences to cover the fundamentals of linear systems. Assuming no prior knowledge of complex mathematics, the author uses his nearly 40 years of experience to address all of the necessary mathematical techniques. Original proofs, hundreds of examples, and theorems that have been proven from the student’s point of view illustrate and clarify the material. An extensive table provides Lyapunov functions for differential equations and conditions of stability for the equilibrium solutions. Catalog no. K10583, October 2009, 899 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1157-3, $113.95 / £73.99

Catalog no. K12023, March 2012, 463 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-4547-9, $129.95 / £76.99

Coming Soon

Tensor Product Model Transformation in Polytopic Model-Based Control Peter Baranyi, Yeung Yam and Peter Varlaki "The book provides an introduction to a method that has potential to significantly advance the theory and practice of control system design. The modeling step is frequently the most time-consuming stage of practical control system design. The unifying TP representation of quasi LPV models described in this book has potential to make this stage more efficient as well as enabling many of the powerful LMI-based control design methods for LPV systems to be applied to practical problems." —James Whidborne, Cranfield University, Bedfordshire, UK

Catalog no. K10948, July 2013, c. 240 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1816-9, $129.95 / £82.99 Also available as an eBook

Embedded Systems Handbook Second Edition, Two-Volume Set Edited by

Richard Zurawski ISA Corporation, San Francisco, California, USA Series: Industrial Information Technology

“The two volumes consist of 48 contributions written by experts from industry and academia from Europe and USA. The presented material is in the form of tutorials, research surveys and technology overviews. All papers include rich bibliography on the presented subject. Many of the contributions are from the industry at the forefront of developments in embedded systems.” —Zentralblatt MATH 1186

Now in two volumes, this second edition presents a comprehensive view of embedded systems: their design, verification, networking, and applications. Catalog no. 74105, July 2009, 1503 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4200-7410-9, $219.95 / £140.00 Also available as an eBook

For more information and complete contents, visit


General Technical Writing

Instrument Engineers' Handbook Volume 3, Process Software and Digital Networks, Fourth Edition Edited by

Béla G. Lipták Liptak Associates, Stamford, Connecticut, USA

Halit Eren Curtin University of Technology, Bentley, Australia

This latest edition emphasizes coverage of various wired and wireless communications and software used to support control and optimization of all types of industrial plants. It also addresses areas of recent development, including software developed for processes related to renewable energy and energy conservation in industry. Catalog no. K10922, August 2011, 1139 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-1776-6, $259.95 / £166.00 Also available as an eBook

A Practical Guide for Engineers and Scientists Phillip A. Laplante The Pennsylvania State University, Malvern, USA Series: What Every Engineer Should Know

Written by a renowned engineer and widely published technical author, this guide enables readers to write, edit, and publish materials of a technical nature, including books, articles, reports, and electronic media. Complementing the traditional writer’s reference manuals and other books on technical writing, it helps readers understand the practical considerations in writing technical content. Drawing on his own work, the author presents many first-hand examples of writing, editing, and publishing technical materials. These examples illustrate how a publication originated as well as various challenges and solutions. Catalog no. K11106, July 2011, 250 pp. Soft Cover ISBN: 978-1-4398-2085-8, $41.95 / £26.99 Also available as an eBook

Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering Charles A. Gross and Thaddeus A. Roppel Auburn University, Alabama, USA

Written to provide an overview of the electrical engineering profession to college students and professionals outside the field of electrical engineering, this textbook provides information on the necessary technical competencies required within the field. Simple and easy to use, yet complete in rigor and coverage of fundamental concepts, this book teaches the fundamentals of electrical engineering without including the typical analytical methods that hold little relevance for non-electrical engineers. Many examples and homework problems are included to aid with student comprehension and application. A solutions manual and figure slides are available upon qualifying course adoption.

Contracts for Engineers Intellectual Property, Standards, and Ethics Robert D. Hunter Robert D. Hunter Associates, Austin, Texas, USA

Engineers encounter various forms of contracts at nearly every turn in their careers. This book enhances their ability to communicate contractual issues to lawyers and then better understand the consequent legal advice they receive. The text introduces the related subjects of intellectual property (including patents, copyright, trademarks, and trade secrets) and standards (including conformity assessment and accreditation) at both the micro and macro levels, as well as the role of ethics. Catalog no. K12434, September 2011, 368 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-5286-6, $72.95 / £46.99 Also available as an eBook

Catalog no. K11681, February 2012, 481 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4398-3714-6, $89.95 / £57.99 Also available as an eBook


Save when you order online at

Chwan-Hwa (John) Wu and J. David Irwin Auburn University, Alabama, USA

“... one of the most comprehensive overviews of computer security I have seen recently. The reader can quickly identify and learn about various cyber attacks, and become familiar with terminology of attacks, authentication, and protocols ... The coupling of networking protocols and networks with their corresponding cybersecurity issues is a very good idea.” —Milos Manic, University of Idaho, Idaho Falls, USA

“... combines good technical details with higher-level insights designed to help the reader focus on the right things and to understand them sufficiently. ... an up-to-date and well-written book on an exciting area of computing that forms the foundation for our modern, connected lives.” —Tim Watson, Cyber Security Centre, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK

“Chapters dealing with cybersecurity are solidly rooted in modern computer networking technologies and are well situated in real interconnection scenarios.” —Adriano Valenzano, CNR-IEIIT National Research Council, Italy

“... an invaluable resource for students at all levels interested in computer cybersecurity. It also serves as an excellent reference in cybersecurity for professionals in this fast-evolving and critical field. ... content is very refreshing, informative, and easy to follow ...” —Simon Y. Foo, Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

“... clear and methodical ... The learning features are comprehensive ...” —Gerhard P. Hancke, University of Pretoria, South Africa For more information, see page 24.

6000 Broken Sound Parkway, NW, Suite 300 Boca Raton, FL 33487, USA

Page 13

Page 21

For a complete list of signal and image processing books, please visit

Page 10

Signal and Image Processing