# Category: Algorithms & Cryptography

Algorithms & Cryptography

eBook Details: Paperback: 304 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (July 5, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1617298034 ISBN-13: 978-1617298035 eBook Description: Algorithms and Data Structures for Massive Datasets: Massive modern datasets make traditional data structures and algorithms grind to a halt. This fun and practical guide introduces cutting-edge techniques that can reliably handle even the largest distributed datasets. Algorithms and Data Structures for Massive Datasets reveals a toolbox of new methods that are perfect for handling modern big data applications. You’ll explore the novel data structures and algorithms that underpin Google, Facebook, and other enterprise applications that work with truly massive amounts of data. These effective techniques can...

eBook Details: Paperback: 354 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (May 20, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1803243902 ISBN-13: 978-1803243900 eBook Description: Quantum Chemistry and Computing for the Curious: Acquire knowledge of quantum chemistry concepts, the postulates of quantum mechanics, and the foundations of quantum computing, and execute illustrations made with Python code, Qiskit, and open-source quantum chemistry packages Explore quantum chemical concepts and the postulates of quantum mechanics in a modern fashion, with the intent to see how chemistry and computing intertwine. Along the way you’ll relate these concepts to quantum information theory and computation. We build a framework of computational tools that lead you through traditional computational...

eBook Details: Paperback: 252 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (April 22, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1801073147 ISBN-13: 978-1801073141 eBook Description: Essential Mathematics for Quantum Computing: Demystify quantum computing by learning the math it is built on Quantum computing is an exciting subject that offers hope to solve the world’s most complex problems at a quicker pace. It is being used quite widely in different spheres of technology, including cybersecurity, finance, and many more, but its concepts, such as superposition, are often misunderstood because engineers may not know the math to understand them. This book will teach the requisite math concepts in an intuitive way and connect them...

eBook Details: Paperback: 238 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (April 16, 2022) Language: English ISBN-10: 1484281047 ISBN-13: 978-1484281048 eBook Description: Cryptography and Cryptanalysis in Java: Creating and Programming Advanced Algorithms with Java SE 17 LTS and Jakarta EE 10 Here is your in-depth guide to cryptography and cryptanalysis in Java. This book includes challenging cryptographic solutions that are implemented in Java 17 and Jakarta EE 10. It provides a robust introduction to Java 17’s new features and updates, a roadmap for Jakarta EE 10 security mechanisms, a unique presentation of the “hot points” (advantages and disadvantages) from the Java Cryptography Architecture (JCA), and more. The book dives into the classical...

eBook Details: Paperback: 334 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (December 28, 2021) Language: English ISBN-10: 1492085251 ISBN-13: 978-1492085256 eBook Description: Machine Learning for Financial Risk Management with Python: Algorithms for Modeling Risk Financial risk management is quickly evolving with the help of artificial intelligence. With this practical book, developers, programmers, engineers, financial analysts, risk analysts, and quantitative and algorithmic analysts will examine Python-based machine learning and deep learning models for assessing financial risk. Building hands-on AI-based financial modeling skills, you’ll learn how to replace traditional financial risk models with ML models. With this Machine Learning for Financial Risk Management with Python book, you will: Review classical time...

eBook Details: Paperback: 464 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (December 21, 2021) Language: English ISBN-10: 1492054860 ISBN-13: 978-1492054863 eBook Description: Mastering the Lightning Network: A Second Layer Blockchain Protocol for Instant Bitcoin Payments The Lightning Network (LN) is a rapidly growing second-layer payment protocol that works on top of Bitcoin to provide near-instantaneous transactions between two parties. With this Mastering the Lightning Network practical guide, authors Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Olaoluwa Osuntokun, and Rene Pickhardt explain how this advancement will enable the next level of scale for Bitcoin, increasing speed and privacy while reducing fees. This book examines: How the Lightning Network addresses the challenge of blockchain scaling The...