IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

IFIP AI 2008: Milano, Italy

Artificial Intelligence in Theory and Practice II, IFIP 20th World Computer Congress, TC 12: IFIP AI 2008 Stream, September 7-10, 2008, Milano, Italy

Max Bramer

Springer, IFIP 276, ISBN: 978-0-387-09694-0


Agents 1

A Light-Weight Multi-Agent System Manages 802.11 Mesh Networks.

Ante Prodan, John K. Debenham


Decisions with multiple simultaneous goals and uncertain causal effects.

Paulo Trigo, Helder Coelho


Agent Based Frequent Set Meta Mining: Introducing EMADS.

Kamal Ali Albashiri, Frans Coenen, Paul H. Leng


Agents 2

On the evaluation of MAS development tools.

Emilia Garcia, Adriana Giret, Vicente J. Botti


Information-Based Planning and Strategies.

John K. Debenham


Teaching Autonomous Agents to Move in a Believable Manner within Virtual Institutions.

Anton Bogdanovych, Simeon J. Simoff, Marc Esteva, John K. Debenham


Data Mining

Mining Fuzzy Association Rules from Composite Items.

M. Sulaiman Khan, Maybin K. Muyeba, Frans Coenen


P-Prism: A Computationally Efficient Approach to Scaling up Classification Rule Induction.

Frederic T. Stahl, Max A. Bramer, Mo Adda


Applying Data Mining to the Study of Joseki.

Michiel Helvensteijn


A Fuzzy Semi-Supervised Support Vector Machines Approach to Hypertext Categorization.

Houda Benbrahim, Max Bramer


Neural Networks

Estimation of Neural Network Parameters for Wheat Yield Prediction.

Georg Ruß, Rudolf Kruse, Martin Schneider, Peter Wagner


Enhancing RBF-DDA Algorithm's Robustness: Neural Networks Applied to Prediction of Fault-Prone Software Modules.

Miguel E. R. Bezerra, Adriano L. I. Oliveira, Paulo J. L. Adeodato, Silvio R. L. Meira



A Study with Class Imbalance and Random Sampling for a Decision Tree Learning System.

Ronaldo C. Prati, Gustavo E. A. P. A. Batista, Maria Carolina Monard


Answer Extraction for Definition Questions using Information Gain and Machine Learning.

Carmen Martínez-Gil, A. López-López


Batch Reinforcement Learning for Controlling a Mobile Wheeled Pendulum Robot.

Andrea Bonarini, Claudio Caccia, Alessandro Lazaric, Marcello Restelli


Knowledge Management

Optimizing Relationships Information in Repertory Grids.

Enrique Calot, Paola Britos, Ramón García-Martínez


Modeling Stories in the Knowledge Management Context to Improve Learning Within Organizations.

Stefania Bandini, Federica Petraglia, Fabio Sartori


Knowledge Modeling Framework for System Engineering Projects.

Olfa Chourabi, Yann Pollet, Mohamed Ben Ahmed



Machines with good sense: How can computers become capable of sensible reasoning?

Júnia Coutinho Anacleto Silva, Aparecido Fabiano Pinatti de Carvalho, Eliane N. Pereira, Alexandre Mello Ferreira, Alessandro José Francisco Carlos


Making Use of Abstract Concepts-Systemic-Functional Linguistics and Ambient Intelligence.

Jörg Cassens, Rebekah Wegener


Making Others Believe What They Want.

Guido Boella, Célia da Costa Pereira, Andrea Tettamanzi, Leendert van der Torre


Foundation for Virtual Experiments to Evaluate Thermal Conductivity of Semi- and Super-Conducting Materials.

R. M. Bhatt, R. P. Gairola


Applications 1

Intelligent Systems Applied to Optimize Building's Environments Performance.

Enrique Sierra, Alejandro Hossian, Darío Rodríguez, M. García-Martínez, Paola Britos, Ramón García-Martínez


A Comparative Analysis of One-class Structural Risk Minimization by Support Vector Machines and Nearest Neighbor Rule.

George G. Cabral, Adriano L. I. Oliveira


Estimation of the Particle Size Distribution of a Latex using a General Regression Neural Network.

Georgina Stegmayer, J. Vega, L. Gugliotta, Omar Chiotti


Intelligent Advisory System for Designing Plastics Products.

Urska Sancin, Bojan Dolsak


Applications 2

Modeling the Spread of Preventable Diseases: Social Culture and Epidemiology.

Ahmed Y. Tawfik, Rana R. Farag


An Intelligent Decision Support System for the Prompt Diagnosis of Malaria and Typhoid Fever in the Malaria Belt of Africa.

A. B. Adehor, P. R. Burrell


Detecting Unusual Changes of Users Consumption.

Paola Britos, Hernan Grosser, Darío Rodríguez, Ramón García-Martínez



Optimal Subset Selection for Classification through SAT Encodings.

Fabrizio Angiulli, Stefano Basta


Multi-objective Model Predictive Optimization using Computational Intelligence.

Hirotaka Nakayama, Yeboon Yun


An Intelligent Method for Edge Detection based on Nonlinear Diffusion.

Célia A. Zorzo Barcelos, V. B. Pires


Semantic Web

A Survey of Exploiting WordNet in Ontology Matching.

Feiyu Lin, Kurt Sandkuhl


Using Competitive Learning between Symbolic Rules as a Knowledge Learning Method.

Fedja Hadzic, Tharam S. Dillon


Knowledge Conceptualization and Software Agent based Approach for OWL Modeling Issues.

Shuxin Zhao, Pornpit Wongthongtham, Elizabeth Chang, Tharam S. Dillon


Representation, Reasoning and Search

Context Search Enhanced by Readability Index.

Pavol Návrat, Tomas Taraba, Anna Bou Ezzeddine, Daniela Chudá


Towards an Enhanced Vector Model to Encode Textual Relations: Experiments Retrieving Information.

Maya Carrillo, Aurelio López-López


Efficient Two-Phase Data Reasoning for Description Logics.

Zsolt Zombori


Some Issues in Personalization of Intelligent Systems: An Activity Theory Approach for Meta Ontology Development.

Daniel E. O'Leary


Short Papers

Smart communications network management through a synthesis of distributed intelligence and information.

John K. Debenham, Simeon J. Simoff, J. R. Leaney, Vinod Mirchandani


An Abductive Multi-Agent System for Medical Services Coordination.

Anna Ciampolini, Paola Mello, Sergio Storari


A New Learning Algorithm for Neural Networks with Integer Weights and Quantized Non-linear Activation Functions.

Yan Yi, Zhang Hangping, Zhou Bin


Neural Recognition of Minerals.

Mauricio Solar, Patricio Perez, Francisco Watkins


Bayesian Networks Optimization Based on Induction Learning Techniques.

Paola Britos, Pablo Felgaer, Ramón García-Martínez


Application of Business Intelligence for Business Process Management.

Nenad Stefanovic, Dusan Stefanovic, Milan Misic


Learning Life Cycle in Autonomous Intelligent Systems.

Jorge Salvador Ierache, Ramón García-Martínez, Armando De Giusti


A Map-based Integration of Ontologies into an Object-Oriented Programming Language.

Kimio Kuramitsu