Examples in Markov Decision Processes (Imperial College Press Optimization) By A B Piunovskiy [PDF]
PDF / January 13, 2018

English | ISBN: 1848167938 | 2012 | 308 Pages | PDF | 3 MB This invaluable book provides approximately eighty examples illustrating the theory of controlled discrete-time Markov processes. Except for applications of the theory to real-life problems like stock exchange, queues, gambling, optimal search etc, the main attention is paid to counter-intuitive, unexpected properties of optimization problems. Such examples illustrate the imp...

Paediatric Intensive Care By Kevin Morris [PDF]
Medicine , PDF , Science / January 13, 2018

English | 2010 | ISBN: 0199233276 | 896 Pages | PDF | 3 MB One in 70 children are admitted to paediatric intensive care (PIC) at some time during childhood. Most paediatric junior doctors will rotate through PIC, and will be involved in organizing acute intensive care for critically ill children. The range of children and their illnesses going through PIC is vast, making it a hugely diverse specialty. A critically ill child will end ...

The Care and Feeding of an IACUC: The Organization and Management of an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Second Edition 2nd Edition By Whitney Kayla Petrie [PDF]
Medicine , PDF , Science / January 12, 2018

English | 2015 | ISBN: 1482201100 | 390 Pages | PDF | 3,3 MB Maintaining its user-friendly approach, The Care and Feeding of an IACUC: The Organization and Management of an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Second Edition is a handy guide for members of the laboratory animal community looking for a concise, descriptive introduction to what an IACUC is all about and how it operates. The book covers training programs and dis...

Vascular Surgery (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Surgery) 2nd Edition By Linda Hands [PDF]
PDF / January 12, 2018

2015 | ISBN: 0199686297 | English | 448 Pages | PDF | 11 MB Oxford Specialist Handbooks are portable, succinct, and above all reliable guides to difficult and challenging areas of surgical practice. The third edition of Vascular Surgery has been fully revised and updated to meet the needs of the vascular surgery trainee. Providing practical advice on all commonly encountered peripheral vascular problems. It focuses on surgical detail...

Essential Ornithology By Graham Scott [PDF]
PDF , Science / January 8, 2018

2010 | ISBN: 019856998X, 0198569971 | English | 208 Pages | PDF | 3 MB Essential Ornithology provides the reader with a concise but comprehensive introduction to the biology of birds, one of the most widely studied taxonomic groups. The book starts with the controversial question of the dinosaur origins of birds and their subsequent evolution. Development, anatomy, and physiology are then discussed followed by chapters devoted to avi...

Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Birds By J. Eduardo P. W. Bicudo [PDF]
PDF , Science / January 8, 2018

English | 2010 | ISBN: 0199228442, 0199228450 | 328 Pages | PDF | 3 MB Birds have colonized almost every terrestrial habitat on the planet – from the poles to the tropics, and from deserts to high mountain tops. Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Birds focuses on our current understanding of the unique physiological characteristics of birds that are of particular interest to ornithologists, but also have a wider biologi...

Hypertension By Joseph Cheriyan [PDF]
PDF , Science / January 8, 2018

English | 2010 | ISBN: 0199229554 | 322 Pages | PDF | 1,7 MB The investigation and treatment of hypertension, a leading risk factor for cardiovascular disease throughout the world, remains a challenge, even in developed countries. Although antihypertensives have been available for 50 years, the rational and effective use of the myriad of existing drugs remains a concern, as does the desire to identify patients with secondary hyperten...

Nobel Prizes That Changed Medicine By Gilbert Thompson [PDF]
PDF / January 8, 2018

English | ISBN: 184816825X, 1848168268 | 2012 | 372 Pages | PDF | 3 MB Tony Seed, Gilbert Thompson, Jackie Downs and John MacDermot at the book’s launch in London This book brings together in one volume fifteen Nobel Prize-winning discoveries that have had the greatest impact upon medical science and the practice of medicine during the 20th century and up to the present time. Its overall aim is to enlighten, entertain and stimu...

Logically Fallacious: The Ultimate Collection of Over 300 Logical Fallacies By Bo Bennett [EPUB]
EPUB , Science / January 8, 2018

2012 | ISBN: 1456607529 | English | 244 Pages | EPUB | 0,4 MB This book is a crash course in effective reasoning, meant to catapult you into a world where you start to see things how they really are, not how you think they are. The focus of this book is on logical fallacies, which loosely defined, are simply errors in reasoning. With the reading of each page, you can make significant improvements in the way you reason and make decisi...

Applied RNAi: From Fundamental Research to Therapeutic Applications By Patrick Arbuthnot [PDF]
PDF , Science / January 8, 2018

English | 2014 | ISBN: 1908230436 | 262 Pages | PDF | 9,7 MB Since the discovery of RNA interference (RNAi) in 1998, research on the topic has advanced at an impressive pace. Small RNAs and, in particular, micro RNAs (miRNAs) play a fundamental role in gene regulation through the activation of RNAi. Detailed insights into the mechanisms of RNAi have led to an improved understanding of gene regulation in normal and disease states, and...