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The 2010 Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets focused on theoretical and practical issues having to do with algorithm development and the challenges of working with modern massive data sets.
[1 Nov 2010 | Comments Off on Featured Papers Cover Application, Methods, Theory | 918 views]
Motivations of the papers in the October issue run the gamut from adjusting to constant change, to finessing seemingly impossible enumerations, to finding new forms of simplification, to discovering hidden associations, to understanding underlying theory.
[1 Nov 2010 | Comments Off on September Issue Provides Perspectives on Reconstructing Paleoclimate | 1,410 views]
Read about reconstructing paleoclimate, massively parallel signature sequencing, methods for assessing the accuracy of summary statistics based on large sets of correlated normal variates, and an alternative to additive-error modeling. A listing of reviewed books also is included.
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