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An Introduction to Quantum Optics: Photon and Biphoton Physics

An Introduction to Quantum Optics: Photon and Biphoton Physics

By: Yanhua Shih

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Publication Date: 24-JAN-2011

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Designed as a stand-alone text, An Introduction to Quantum Optics presents the theoretical concepts and experimental techniques involved in modern quantum optics. This book reviews basic theory and experimental evidence for the quantization of light, addressing such advanced concepts as entanglement and two-photon phenomena. It examines the devices and experimental procedures used to test theories and considers higher-level ideas including coherent and squeezed states, atom-field interaction, electromagnetically induced transparency, and lasing without inversion. Aimed at senior...

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Joomla!® 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!® 3 Mastery

Joomla!® 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!® 3 Mastery

By: Robin D. Turner; Herb Boeckenhaupt

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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Joomla!, the award-winning, free, open-source software that lets users build websites and powerful online applications, is the most popular website software available, used by many of the world's top companies. JOOMLA! 3 BOOT CAMP: 30-MINUTE LESSONS TO JOOMLA! 3 MASTERY takes a unique approach to helping you master Joomla! 3. Following a comprehensive introduction to the newly revamped Joomla! platform, the authors present an extensive series of "How do I...?" solutions for installing and managing a Joomla! 3 website. You simply look up the tasks you wish to perform and learn how to insert...

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The Heston Model and its Extensions in Matlab and C#, + Website

The Heston Model and its Extensions in Matlab and C#, + Website

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 03-SEP-2013

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Tap into the power of the most popular stochastic volatility model for pricing equity derivatives Since its introduction in 1993, the Heston model has become a popular model for pricing equity derivatives, and the most popular stochastic volatility model in financial engineering. This vital resource provides a thorough derivation of the original model, and includes the most important extensions and refinements that have allowed the model to produce option prices that are more accurate and volatility surfaces that better reflect market conditions. The book's material is drawn from...

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Transforming Business: Big Data, Mobility, and Globalization

Transforming Business: Big Data, Mobility, and Globalization

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2012

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A unique perspective of an evolved role for company leadership Based on the findings of an extensive research project that surveyed more than 5,500 enterprise employees and functional decision makers across the United States and China, Transforming Business: Big Data, Mobility and Globalization explores the influence of technology in the workplace and the implications to company culture, functional responsibilities and competitive advantage. This in-depth analysis illuminates emerging technological trends, the changing workforce, and the shifting face of business and industry while...

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The Standout Business Plan

The Standout Business Plan

By: Vaughan Evans; Brian Tracy

Publisher: AMACOM

Publication Date: 21-MAY-2014

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Too many business plans focus on the details most important to the managers or business owners writing them. . . and fail to address the questions most crucial to potential backers. This immensely practical and eminently readable book shows readers how to create a business plan that speaks directly to investors and lenders and makes it easy for them to say yes. Featuring case studies and examples of both what to do and what not to do, the book reveals how to: ● Include the vital information backers need, while leaving out extraneous filler that gets in the way ● Address key factors such as...

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Wavelets: Theory and Applications

Wavelets: Theory and Applications

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 07-OCT-1997

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With applications in pattern recognition, data compression and numerical analysis, the wavelet transform is a key area of modern mathematics that brings new approaches to the analysis and synthesis of signals. This book presents the central issues and emphasizes comparison, assessment and how to combine method and application. It reviews different approaches to guide researchers to appropriate classes of techniques. ...

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Motivate Your Team in 30 Days

Motivate Your Team in 30 Days

By: Bob Urichuck; Dave Urichuck

Publisher: Impackt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-APR-2014

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Self-motivation and team motivation are the foundations to success. They build self-esteem and self-confidence and result in an overall better working environment. A motivated and engaged environment and team attracts and retains top performers, resulting in better performance, increased productivity and measureable bottom-line results. This practical book will guide you through step-by-step instructions that will make you a more effective leader, resulting in a higher performing, results-oriented team that will attract and retain top talent. This practical guide helps managers...

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Scratch 2.0 Beginner's Guide Second Edition

Scratch 2.0 Beginner's Guide Second Edition

By: Michael Badger

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 15-APR-2014

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Create digital stories, games, art, and animations through six unique project Discover how to use the new Scratch Version 2.0 to create games, animations, and digital stories Six hands-on projects that get you learning by doing with projects for all ages and experience levels Learn universal computer programming basics with no previous programming knowledge required In Detail As 21st century people, we live a digital life, but computer scientists around the world warn of a declining pool of digitally literate computer science students. The Scratch environment makes it...

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The New How [Paperback]

The New How [Paperback]

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

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Once in a generation, a book comes along that transforms the business landscape. Company strategy typically has been planned by corporate chiefs in annual meetings, and then dictated to managers to carry out. In The New How, Nilofer Merchant shows corporate directors, executives, and managers that the best way to create a winning strategy is to include employees at all levels, helping to create strategy they not only believe in, but are also equipped to implement....

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Women in IT in the New Social Era

Women in IT in the New Social Era

By: Sonja Bernhardt

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2014

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Research and statistics support the view that current programs are failing to keep women in the ICT field. Currently, there exist very few solutions to this growing problem. Women in IT in the New Social Era: A Critical Evidence-Based Review of Gender Inequality and the Potential for Change aims to bring this topic to the forefront of discussion about what can be done to correct this lopsided gender distribution. This reference work will be an essential guide for government professionals, students, and researchers in the ICT field looking to develop a solution to equalize the retention rate...

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Writing for Visual Media, 4th Edition

Writing for Visual Media, 4th Edition

By: Anthony Friedmann

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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This updated edition of Writing for Visual Media will enable you to understand the nature of visual writing that lies behind the content of all visual media. This unique kind of writing must communicate to audiences through content producers, since audiences don’t read the script. Most media content provides a solution to a communication problem, which the writer must learn to analyze and solve before writing the script. The new edition strengthens the method for creating content and writing in the correct language and established format for each visual medium, including commercial...

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Getting Started in ZBrush

Getting Started in ZBrush

By: Greg Johnson

Publisher: Focal Press

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Getting Started in ZBrush is a gentle introduction to ZBrush, today’s premier digital sculpting program. Beginning with the fundamentals of digital sculpting as well as a thorough introduction to the user interface, Getting Started in ZBrush will have you creating a variety of professional-level 3D models in no-time. More than just another button-pushing manual, this comprehensive guide is packed with start-to-finish projects that ease you into the workflow of the program, while at the same time providing tips and tricks that will allow you to achieve certain tasks much more...

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FT Guide to Banking

FT Guide to Banking

By: Glen Arnold

Publisher: FT Publishing International

Publication Date: 14-FEB-2014

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The Financial Times Guide to Banking is a comprehensive introduction to how banks and banking works. Best-selling author Glen Arnold provides you with a foundation for understanding the wide variety of activities undertaken by banks. He shows you why these global institutions are so important to consumers and finance professionals alike and explains how their activities impact on everyday life.   The Financial Times Guide to Banking will give you:   -    A thorough understanding of all types of banking from retail through to asset management and investment banking.   -    An...

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Rough Cuts
Node.js, MongoDB, and AngularJS Web Development

Node.js, MongoDB, and AngularJS Web Development

By: Brad Dayley

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Node.js, MongoDB and AngularJS Web Development The definitive guide to building JavaScript-based Web applications from server to database to frontend Node.js, MongoDB, and AngularJS are three new web development technologies that together provide an easy to implement, fully integrated web development stack. Node.js is a leading server-side programming environment, MongoDB is the most popular NoSQL database, and AngularJS is quickly becoming the leading framework for MVC-based front-end development. Together they allow web programmers...

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IBM System Storage N series Hardware Guide

IBM System Storage N series Hardware Guide

By: Roland Tretau; Jeff Lin; Dirk Peitzmann; Steven Pemberton; Tom Provost; Marco Schwarz

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 23-SEP-2012

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides a detailed look at the features, benefits, and capabilities of the IBM System Storage® N series hardware offerings. The IBM System Storage N series systems can help you tackle the challenge of effective data management by using virtualization technology and a unified storage architecture. The N series delivers low- to high-end enterprise storage and data management capabilities with midrange affordability. Built-in serviceability and manageability features help support your efforts to increase reliability; simplify and unify storage infrastructure...

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eBay For Dummies, 8th Edition

eBay For Dummies, 8th Edition

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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The leading guide for eBay buyers and sellers, updated to give you all the essentials for buying and selling on eBay More than 112 million people regularly use eBay. To find the best deals and make the best profits, you need the guidance in this book from eBay expert Marsha Collier! With more than half a million copies sold in previous editions, it's packed with solid advice to help you get started, navigate the site, make winning bids, and learn to list and sell your own items successfully. This edition explores eBay in the context of sites like Amazon, Facebook, and Pinterest and...

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Visual Social Marketing For Dummies

Visual Social Marketing For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

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How to implement a best-in-class visual marketing plan It's no secret that visual content online really draws in viewers. People love Pinterest, Facebook, and the like for visual sharing and engaging. Smart marketers know their companies need to tap into this, but where and how to start? Visual Social Marketing For Dummies offers a clear roadmap for creating effective, well-defined visual social marketing strategies as part of your overall marketing and social media plans. From defining goals to developing highly visual content across a range of social media platforms, this book is the...

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Microsoft® WSH and VBScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner, Fourth Edition

Microsoft® WSH and VBScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner, Fourth Edition

By: Jerry Lee Ford Jr.

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

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VBScript is a programming language that is simple enough for beginners and makes learning fundamental programming concepts easy. But as you'll learn in this updated fourth edition of MICROSOFT WSH AND VBSCRIPT PROGRAMMING FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER, VBScript is also a powerful scripting language through which you can learn even the most advanced programming concepts. No complex programming environment is required: You can create VBScripts using a simple text editor such as Windows Notepad, and VBScripts can be run on WSH (Windows Script Host) and several other environments. If you are new to...

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Building Better Econometric Models Using Cross Section and Panel Data

Building Better Econometric Models Using Cross Section and Panel Data

By: Jeffrey A. Edwards

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2014

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Many empirical researchers yearn for an econometric model that better explains their data. Yet these researchers rarely pursue this objective for fear of the statistical complexities involved in specifying that model. This book is intended to alleviate those anxieties by providing a practical methodology that anyone familiar with regression analysis can employ—a methodology that will yield a model that is both more informative and is a better representation of the data. This book outlines simple, practical procedures that can be used to specify a model that better explains the data. Such...

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Employee Surveys That Work

Employee Surveys That Work

By: Alec Levenson

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Publication Date: 26-MAY-2014

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Poorly designed employee surveys frustrate participants, analysts, and executives and can end up doing more harm than good. Alec Levenson offers sensible, practical ways to make them more useful and accurate and counters a number of unhelpful but common practices. He provides specific advice for ensuring that the purpose and desired outcomes of surveys are clear, the questions are designed to provide the most relevant and accurate data, and the results are actionable. He also looks at a wealth of specific issues, such as the best benchmarking practices, the benefits of multivariate...