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Tags are evolvable labels that provide genetic programs a flexible mechanism for specification. Tags are used to label and refer to programmatic elements, such as functions or jump targets. However, tags differ from traditional, more rigid methods for handling...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Artificial Intelligence"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27122v1
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The increasing availability of open data and the demand to understand better the nature of anomalies and the causes underlying them in modern systems is encouraging researchers to analyse open datasets in various ways. These include both quantitative and qualitative...

["Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science","Security and Privacy","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27116v1
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Remote homology detection is the problem of detecting homology in cases of low sequence similarity. It is a hard computational problem with no approach that works well in all cases. Methods based on profile hidden Markov models (HMM) often exhibit relatively higher...

["Bioinformatics","Artificial Intelligence","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27111v1
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Currently, Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) are the main source for representing Earth’s surface and have been an integral part of any geospatial analysis, in particular, geomorphometric research. Among existing techniques, photogrammetry is considered as a common...

["Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27105v1
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The Internet of Things is a telecommunication phenomenon which has been introduced during these years, wherein every physical thing would be equipped with electronic parts such as transceivers, sensors, Microcontrollers, RFID, actuators, and proper procedures that...

["Computer Networks and Communications","Real-Time and Embedded Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27087v1
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This paper addresses two questions related to reproducibility within the context of research related to computer science. First, requirements on reproducibility are analyzed based on a survey addressed to researchers in the academic and private sector. The survey...

["Data Science","Scientific Computing and Simulation","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27082v1
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Open Government Data (OGD) is seen as a way to promote transparency, as well as to provide information to the population by opening data related to various government sectors and processes. By using applications developed with this type of data, citizens gain knowledge...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Social Computing","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27073v1
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Recent increase in the production of high-resolution digital elevation models (DEMs) from lidar data has led to interest in their use for terrain mapping. Although the impact of different resolutions has been studied relative to terrain characteristics like roughness,...

["Data Science","Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27072v1
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Geohazards in mining areas are mainly ground subsidence, slope landslides and ground cracks, surface cover degradation and environmental ecological pattern destruction. The classification and rank of terrain slope and the feature area extraction of the slope are...

["Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27070v1
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Computational models in biology encode molecular and cell biological processes. These models often can be represented as biochemical reaction networks. Studying such networks, one is mostly interested in systems that share similar reactions and mechanisms. Typical...

["Bioinformatics","Computational Biology","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1479v4
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As the data source in digital topographic analysis, digital elevation model (DEM) data plays an important role in many fields, and hydrologic application is an important one among them. The successive release of open global DEM datasets provides multi choices for...

["Spatial and Geographic Information Systems"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27065v1
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Security is always at the forefront of developing technologies. One can seldom go a week without hearing of a new data breach or hacking attempt from various groups around the world, often taking advantage of a simple flaw in a system’s architecture. The Internet...

["Computer Networks and Communications","Embedded Computing","Emerging Technologies","Security and Privacy"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26473v2
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Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC) is a recent technological development, which has emerged from two popular technology trends; mobile computing and cloud. In essence it revolutionises the capabilities of mobile devices by integrating both storage and processing of the...

["Computer Networks and Communications","Distributed and Parallel Computing","Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27050v1
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This survey focuses on authentication methods for the Internet of Things (IoT). There are many different authentication methods that are used in the IT industry but not all of these can be adapted for the IoT. Lightweight and mutual authentication methods will...

["Computer Networks and Communications","Cryptography","Embedded Computing","Security and Privacy"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26474v2
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Manual curation of scientific literature for ontology-based knowledge representation has proven infeasible and unscalable to the large and growing volume of scientific literature. Automated annotation solutions that leverage text mining and Natural Language Processing...

["Bioinformatics","Natural Language and Speech"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27028v1
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