Linked: How Everything Is Connected to Everything Else and by Albert-László Barabási, Jennifer Frangos

By Albert-László Barabási, Jennifer Frangos

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ISBN: 0465085733
EAN: 9780465085736
ASIN: 0465085733
Publisher: uncomplicated Books
Publication Date: 2014-06-24
Number of Pages: 304
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A cocktail social gathering. A terrorist mobilephone. historical micro organism. a global conglomerate. All are networks, and all are part of a stunning medical revolution. In Linked, Albert-László Barabási, the nation's superior professional within the new technology of networks, takes us on an highbrow event to end up that social networks, organisations, and residing organisms are extra comparable than formerly concept. Barabási exhibits that greedy an entire figuring out of community technological know-how will sometime let us layout blue-chip companies, cease the outbreak of lethal ailments, and effect the alternate of principles and data. simply as James Gleick and the Erdos–Rényi version introduced the invention of chaos conception to most people, Linked tells the tale of the real technological know-how of the longer term and of experiments in statistical mechanics on the net, all very important components of what could ultimately be referred to as the Barabási–Albert model.

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Author Name: Albert-laszlo Barabasi (Born: 1967/03/30)

Author Description: Albert-László Barabási is a Hungarian-American physicist born in Transylvania, Romania, most sensible recognized for his paintings within the examine of community theory.

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It should be mentioned that for the 1 st hidden layer the parameter s1 = 1 because there is no previous hidden layer, and there are no neurons the error may be shared with. It is important that both error backpropagation and the learning process for the MLMVN are organized in the same manner independently of a particular modification of MVN (discrete-valued, continuous-valued, continuous inputs → discrete output and discrete inputs → continuous output). After the error has been backpropagated, the weights of all neurons of the network can be adjusted using either the learning rule (4) or (5) (depending on the type of MVN and mapping, which we learn): km wkm i = wi + Ckm δkm Y im−1 , i = 1, .

Part of the technology requires a broad enough universe for searching which requires the use of federated search of disparate resources. This brings its own problems of syntactic and semantic normalisation as well as the intelligent utilisation of the results to provide better answers for the user. 1 The Search Process There are two conventional measures of the performance of an Information Retrieval (or ”Search”) system - Recall and Precision. These are numerical measures of the basic user complaints: ”I didn’t get anything useful” ”I got way too much stuff” This paper attempts to look at a couple of reasons for these complaints and offer methods, and a working system, which attempt a novel approach to solving them.

But the essential characteristic is that a single search engine access can search all content in a consistent representation. In federated search engines the documents are left where they are and are indexed by their own search engines. The federated search engine translates the user’s query, sends it to the remote search engines, and aggregates the results. In both cases the user enters a query into a single interface in a single syntax and receives a set of results from a wide variety of sources.

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