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Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems, Part I.

N. García-Pedrajas, F. Herrera, C. Fyfe, J.M. Benítez and M. Ali

Table of Contents

Application Systems

Tabu Search with Consistent Neighbourhood for Strip Packing
Giglia Gómez-Villouta, Jean-Philippe Hamiez, and Jin-Kao Hao
p. 1

Transition State Layer in the Immune Inspired Optimizer
Konrad Wojdan, Konrad Swirski, and Michal Warchol
p. 11

Improving Timetable Quality in Scheduled Transit Networks
Valérie Guihaire and Jin-Kao Hao
p. 21

An Investigation of IDA* Algorithms for the Container Relocation Problem
Huidong Zhang, Songshan Guo, Wenbin Zhu, Andrew Lim, and Brenda Cheang
p. 31

MADS/F-Race: Mesh Adaptive Direct Search Meets F-Race
Zhi Yuan, Thomas Stützle, and Mauro Birattari
p. 41

Application to Robotics

An Improvement in Audio-Visual Voice Activity Detection for Automatic Speech Recognition
Takami Yoshida, Kazuhiro Nakadai, and Hiroshi G. Okuno
p. 51

Robust Ego Noise Suppression of a Robot
Gökhan Ince, Kazuhiro Nakadai, Tobias Rodemann, Hiroshi Tsujino, and Jun-Ichi Imura
p. 62

Integrating a PDDL-Based Planner and a PLEXIL-Executor into the Ptinto Robot
Pablo Muñoz, María D. R-Moreno, and Bonifacio Castaño
p. 72

Finding the Maximal Pose Error in Robotic Mechanical Systems Using Constraint Programming
Nicolas Berger, Ricardo Soto, Alexandre Goldsztejn, Stéphane Caro, and Philippe Cardou
p. 82

Down-Up-Down Behavior Generation for Interactive Robots
Yasser Mohammad and Toyoaki Nishida
p. 92

Music-Ensemble Robot That Is Capable of Playing the Theremin While Listening to the Accompanied Music
Takuma Otsuka, Takeshi Mizumoto, Kazuhiro Nakadai, Toru Takahashi, Kazunori Komatani, Tetsuya Ogata, and Hiroshi G. Okuno
p. 102

Applications of Agent-Based Systems

Self-organisation of an 802.11 Mesh Network
John Debenham and Ante Prodan
p. 113

Anomaly Detection in Noisy and Irregular Time Series: The "Turbodiesel Charging Pressure" Case Study
Anahí Balbi, Michael Provost, and Armando Tacchella
p. 123

Safe Learning with Real-Time Constraints: A Case Study
Giorgio Metta, Lorenzo Natale, Shashank Pathak, Luca Pulina, and Armando Tacchella
p. 133

Intelligent Training in Control Centres Based on an Ambient Intelligence Paradigm
Luiz Faria, António Silva, Carlos Ramos, Zita Vale, and Albino Marques
p. 143

Injecting On-Board Autonomy in a Multi-Agent System for Space Service Providing
Amedeo Cesta, Jorge Ocon, Riccardo Rasconi, and Ana María Sánchez Montero
p. 154

Applications to Business and Financial Markets

Solving Portfolio Optimization Problem Based on Extension Principle
Shiang-Tai Liu
p. 164

Knowledge-Based Framework for Workflow Modelling: Application to the Furniture Industry
Juan Carlos Vidal, Manuel Lama, Alberto Bugarín, and Manuel Mucientes
p. 175

Decision Trees in Stock Market Analysis: Construction and Validation
Margaret Miró-Juliá, Gabriel Fiol-Roig, and Andreu Pere Isern-Deyá
p. 185

An Intelligent System for Gathering Rates of Local Taxes on the Web
Matteo Cristani and Nicoletta Gabrielli
p. 195

Intelligent Systems in Long-Term Forecasting of the Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Price in the Spanish Market
María Dolores Pérez-Godoy, Pedro Pérez, Antonio Jesús Rivera, María José del Jesús, María Pilar Frías, and Manuel Parras
p. 205

Applied Intelligent Systems for Future Classroom

Processing Common Sense Knowledge to Develop Contextualized Computer Applications
Marcos Alexandre Rose Silva, Ana Luiza Dias, and Junia Coutinho Anacleto
p. 215

Estimating the Difficulty Level of the Challenges Proposed in a Competitive e-Learning Environment
Elena Verdú, Luisa M. Regueras, María Jesús Verdú, and Juan Pablo de Castro
p. 225

Automatic Assessment of Students' Free-Text Answers with Support Vector Machines
Wen-Juan Hou, Jia-Hao Tsao, Sheng-Yang Li, and Li Chen
p. 235

On the Application of Planning and Scheduling Techniques to E-Learning
Antonio Garrido and Eva Onaindia
p. 244

A Fuzzy ANP Model for Evaluating E-Learning Platform
Soheil Sadi-Nezhad, Leila Etaati, and Ahmad Makui
p. 254

An Ontology-Based Expert System and Interactive Tool for Computer-Aided Control Engineering Education
Isaías Garcia, Carmen Benavides, Héctor Alaiz, Francisco Rodríguez, and ángel Alonso
p. 264

Bioinformatics and Biomedical Applications

Exploiting Taxonomical Knowledge to Compute Semantic Similarity: An Evaluation in the Biomedical Domain
Montserrat Batet, David Sanchez, Aida Valls, and Karina Gibert
p. 274

Estimating Class Proportions in Boar Semen Analysis Using the Hellinger Distance
Víctor González-Castro, Rocío Alaiz-Rodríguez, Laura Fernández-Robles, R. Guzmán-Martínez, and Enrique Alegre
p. 284

Analysis of the Inducing Factors Involved in Stem Cell Differentiation Using Feature Selection Techniques, Support Vector Machines and Decision Trees
A.M. Trujillo, Ignacio Rojas, Héctor Pomares, A. Prieto, B. Prieto, A. Aránega, Francisco Rodríguez, P.J. álvarez-Aranega, and J.C. Prados
p. 294

An Environment for Data Analysis in Biomedical Domain: Information Extraction for Decision Support Systems
Pablo F. Matos, Leonardo O. Lombardi, Thiago A.S. Pardo, Cristina D.A. Ciferri, Marina T.P. Vieira, and Ricardo R. Ciferri
p. 306

Constructive Neural Networks to Predict Breast Cancer Outcome by Using Gene Expression Profiles
Daniel Urda, José Luis Subirats, Leo Franco, and José Manuel Jerez
p. 317

Class Imbalance Methods for Translation Initiation Site Recognition
Nicolás García-Pedrajas, Domingo Ortiz-Boyer, María D. García-Pedrajas, and Colin Fyfe
p. 327

Computer Vision

On-Line Unsupervised Segmentation for Multidimensional Time-Series Data and Application to Spatiotemporal Gesture Data
Shogo Okada, Satoshi Ishibashi, and Toyoaki Nishida
p. 337

Robust People Segmentation by Static Infrared Surveillance Camera
José Carlos Castillo, Juan Serrano-Cuerda, and Antonio Fernández-Caballero
p. 348

Building Digital Ink Recognizers Using Data Mining: Distinguishing between Text and Shapes in Hand Drawn Diagrams
Rachel Blagojevic, Beryl Plimmer, John Grundy, and Yong Wang
p. 358

Relief Patterned-Tile Classification for Automatic Tessella Assembly
José Miguel Sanchiz, Jorge Badenas, and Francisco José Forcada
p. 368

Using Remote Data Mining on LIDAR and Imagery Fusion Data to Develop Land Cover Maps
Jorge García-Gutiérrez, Francisco Martínez- ´ Alvarez, and José C. Riquelme
p. 378

Face Recognition Using Curvelet Transform
Hana Hejazi and Mohammed Alhanjouri
p. 388

Context Information in Intelligent Systems

A Regulatory Model for Context-Aware Abstract Framework
Juanita Pedraza, Miguel á. Patricio, Agustín De Asís, and José M. Molina
p. 397

Ambient Intelligence Application Scenario for Collaborative e-Learning
Oscar García, Dante I. Tapia, Sara Rodríguez, and Juan M. Corchado
p. 407

Strategies for Inference Mechanism of Conditional Random Fields for Multiple-Resident Activity Recognition in a Smart Home
Kuo-Chung Hsu, Yi-Ting Chiang, Gu-Yang Lin, Ching-Hu Lu, Jane Yung-Jen Hsu, and Li-Chen Fu
p. 417

Methodology to Achieve Accurate Non Cooperative Target Identification Using High Resolution Radar and a Synthetic Database
Antonio Jurado-Lucena, Borja Errasti-Alcalá, David Escot-Bocanegra, Raúl Fernández-Recio, David Poyatos-Martínez, and Ignacio Montiel SÁnchez
p. 427

Modeling Spatial-Temporal Context Information in Virtual Worlds
ángel Arroyo, Francisco Serradilla, and Oscar Calvo
p. 437

Recognition and Interpretation on Talking Agents
José M. Fernández de Alba and Juan Pavón
p. 448

Control, Simulation, and Modeling

Supervisory Control and Automatic Failure Detection in Grid-Connected Photovoltaic Systems
Fernando Agustín Olivencia Polo, Jose J. Alonso del Rosario, and Gonzalo Cerruela García
p. 458

Data-Driven Prognosis Applied to Complex Vacuum Pumping Systems
Florent Martin, Nicolas Meger, Sylvie Galichet, and Nicolas Becourt
p. 468

Design Issues and Approach to Internet-Based Monitoring and Control Systems
Vu Van Tan and Myeong-Jae Yi
p. 478

Simul-EMI II: An Application to Simulate Electric and Magnetic Phenomena in PCB Designs
Juan-Jesús Luna-Rodríguez, Ricardo Martín-Díaz, Manuel Hernández-Igueño, Marta Varo-Martínez, Vicente Barranco-López, Pilar Martínez-Jiménez, and Antonio Moreno-Muñoz
p. 489

Networked Control System Design on the Basis of Two Disk Mixed Sensitivity Specifications
Guido Izuta
p. 499

Data Mining

A Study of Detecting Computer Viruses in Real-Infected Files in the n-Gram Representation with Machine Learning Methods
Thomas Stibor
p. 509

Data Mining Strategies for CRM Negotiation Prescription Problems
Antonio Bella, C`esar Ferri, José Hernández-Orallo, and María José Ramírez-Quintana
p. 520

Mining Concept-Drifting Data Streams Containing Labeled and Unlabeled Instances
Hanen Borchani, Pedro Larrañaga, and Concha Bielza
p. 531

Exploring the Performance of Resampling Strategies for the Class Imbalance Problem
Vicente García, José Salvador Sánchez, and Ramón A. Mollineda
p. 541

ITSA*: An Effective Iterative Method for Short-Text Clustering Tasks
Marcelo Errecalde, Diego Ingaramo, and Paolo Rosso
p. 550

Mining Interestingness Measures for String Pattern Mining
Manuel Baena-García and Rafael Morales-Bueno
p. 560

Data Preprocessing in Data Mining

Analyzing the Impact of the Discretization Method When Comparing Bayesian Classifiers
M. Julia Flores, José A. Gámez, Ana M. Martínez, and José M. Puerta
p. 570

Improving Incremental Wrapper-Based Feature Subset Selection by Using Re-ranking
Pablo Bermejo, José A. Gámez, and José M. Puerta
p. 580

Information Extraction from Helicopter Maintenance Records as a Springboard for the Future of Maintenance Text Analysis
Amber McKenzie, Manton Matthews, Nicholas Goodman, and Abdel Bayoumi
p. 590

A Preliminary Study on the Selection of Generalized Instances for Imbalanced Classification
Salvador García, Joaquín Derrac, Isaac Triguero, Cristóbal Carmona, and Francisco Herrera
p. 601

Feature Selection Applied to Data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey
Miguel ´ A. Montero, Roberto Ruíz, Miguel García-Torres, and Luis M. Sarro
p. 611

Decision Support Systems

FastXplain: Conflict Detection for Constraint-Based Recommendation Problems
Monika Schubert, Alexander Felfernig, and Monika Mandl
p. 621

Empirical Knowledge Engineering: Cognitive Aspects in the Development of Constraint-Based Recommenders
Alexander Felfernig, Monika Mandl, Anton Pum, and Monika Schubert
p. 631

Adaptive Utility-Based Recommendation
Alexander Felfernig, Monika Mandl, Stefan Schippel, Monika Schubert, and Erich Teppan
p. 641

Hybrid Integration of Reasoning Techniques in Suspect Investigation
Keehyung Kim, Hyukgeun Choi, and RI (Bob) McKay
p. 651

Ontology-Based Expert System for Home Automation Controlling
Pablo A. Valiente-Rocha and Adolfo Lozano-Tello
p. 661

Ontology Applied in Decision Support System for Critical Infrastructures Protection
Michal Choras, Rafal Kozik, Adam Flizikowski, and Witold Holubowicz
p. 671

Learning User Preferences to Maximise Occupant Comfort in Office Buildings
Anika Schumann, Nic Wilson, and Mateo Burillo
p. 681

A Decision Support Tool for Evaluating Loyalty and Word-of-Mouth Using Model-Based Knowledge Discovery
Benoit Depaire, Koen Vanhoof, and Geert Wets
p. 691

An Argumentation-Based BDI Personal Assistant
Federico Schlesinger, Edgardo Ferretti, Marcelo Errecalde, and Guillermo Aguirre
p. 701

Distributed Problem Solving with Artificial Intelligence Techniques

Challenges of Distributed Model-Based Diagnosis
Franz Wotawa and Jörg Weber
p. 711

A Distributed Algorithm for the Multi-Robot Task Allocation Problem
Stefano Giordani, Marin Lujak, and Francesco Martinelli
p. 721

Comparison between Deterministic and Meta-heuristic Methods Applied to Ancillary Services Dispatch
Zita A. Vale, Carlos Ramos, Pedro Faria, Joao P. Soares, Bruno Canizes, Joaquim Teixeira, and Hussein M. Khodr
p. 731

Domain-Dependent Planning Heuristics for Locating Containers in Maritime Terminals
Mario Rodríguez-Molins, Miguel á. Salido, and Federico Barber
p. 741

Robust Solutions in Changing Constraint Satisfaction Problems
Laura Climent, Miguel á. Salido, and Federico Barber
p. 751