Advances in Computers

Edited by

  • Marvin Zelkowitz, Ph.D., MS, BS., University of Maryland, Department of Computer Science, College Park, USA

This is volume 77 of Advances in Computers. Since 1960, annual volumes are produced containing chapters by some of the leading experts in the field of computers today. For 50 years these volumes offer ideas and developments that are changing our society. This volume presents eight different topics covering many different aspects of computer science. A wide range of subjects are covered from insights into the different ways individuals can interact with electronic devices to how common law is adapting to and impacting on the Internet.
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Researchers in high performance computer areas, hardware manufacturers, physics and scientific computation and computer science educational programs


Book information

  • Published: June 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374812-6

Table of Contents

1 Photo Fakery and Forensics2 Advances in Computer Displays3 Playing with All Senses: Human-Computer Interface Devices for Games4 A Status Report on the P versus NP Question5 Dynamically Typed Languages6 Factors influencing software development productivity - State of the art and industrial experiences7 Evaluating the modifiability of software architecture using expert judgment8 The Common Law and its Impact on the Internet