Advances in Computers

Advances in Computers

First published on June 22, 2009
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  • Editor: Marvin Zelkowitz
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080951133

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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.


Researchers in high performance computer areas, hardware manufacturers, physics and scientific computation and computer science educational programs

Table of Contents

  • 1 Photo Fakery and Forensics

    2 Advances in Computer Displays

    3 Playing with All Senses: Human-Computer Interface Devices for Games

    4 A Status Report on the P versus NP Question

    5 Dynamically Typed Languages

    6 Factors influencing software development productivity - State of the art and industrial experiences

    7 Evaluating the modifiability of software architecture using expert judgment

    8 The Common Law and its Impact on the Internet

Product details

  • No. of pages: 330
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2009
  • Published: June 22, 2009
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080951133
  • About the Editor

    Marvin Zelkowitz

    Affiliations and Expertise

    University of Maryland, Department of Computer Science, College Park, USA