I like reading. Among the books I read, I strongly recommend some of them
here. The books are clustered into following categories.
Among the last
10 books I read
南渡记, by 宗璞
Modeling the Internet and the Web:
Probabilistic Methods and Algorithms,
by Pierre Baldi, Paolo Frasconi, Padhraic
Smyth, Wiley, 2003.
Six Degrees: The Science of a Connected Age, by Duncan J. Watts,
The Da Vinci Code, by Dan Brown, Doubleday; 1st ed edition, 2003.
Imitation of Life: How Biology Is Inspiring Computing, by Nancy
Forbes, The MIT Press, 2004.
Behind Deep Blue: Building the Computer that Defeated the World Chess
Champion, by Feng-Hsiung Hsu, Princeton University Press, 2004.
Beyond Computer Science
General Computer Science
Useful Textbooks in Computer Science
Concrete Mathematics: A Foundation for Computer Science (2nd Edition),
by Ronald L. Graham, Donald E. Knuth, and Oren Patashnik, Addison-Wesley,
Databases and Transaction Processing: An Application-Oriented Approach,
by Philip M. Lewis, Arthur Bernstein, and Michael Kifer, Addison Wesley,
Database Systems Concepts (4th Edition, with Oracle CD), by Abraham
Silberschatz, Henry F. Korth, and S. Sudarshan, McGraw-Hill
Database Systems: The Complete Book, by Hector Garcia-Molina, Jeffrey
D. Ullman, and Jennifer D. Widom, Prentice Hall, 2001.
Data Mining: Concepts and Techniques, by Jiawei Han and Micheline
Kamber, Morgan Kaufmann, 2000.
Introduction to Algorithms (2nd Edition), by Thomas H. Cormen, Charles
E. Leiserson, Ronald L. Rivest, and Clifford Stein, The MIT Press, 2001.
An Introduction to Bioinformatics Algorithms, by Neil C. Jones and
Pavel A. Pevzner, Bradford Books, 2004.
Machine Learning, by Tom M. Mitchell, McGraw-Hill
Mining the Web, by Soumen Chakrabarti, Morgan Kaufmann, 2003.
Modern Information Retrieval, by Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Berthier
Ribiero-Neto, and Berthier Ribeiro-Neto, Pearson Education, 1999.
Modern Operating Systems (2nd Edition), by Andrew Tanenbaum, Prentice
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