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

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

Table of Contents

Neural Network Applications

Generalized Logistic Regression Models Using Neural Network Basis Functions Applied to the Detection of Banking Crises
P.A. Gutierrez, S. Salcedo-Sanz, M.J. Segovia-Vargas, A. Sanchis, J.A. Portilla-Figueras, F. Fernández-Navarro, and C. Hervás-Martínez
p. 1

Design and Evaluation of Neural Networks for an Embedded Application
Paolo Motto Ros and Eros Pasero
p. 11

Component Stress Evaluation in an Electrical Power Distribution System Using Neural Networks
Miguel A. Sanz-Bobi, Rodrigo J.A. Vieira, Chiara Brighenti, Rafael Palacios, Guillermo Nicolau, Pere Ferrarons, and Petronio Vieira
p. 21

Combining Adaptive with Artificial Intelligence and Nonlinear Methods for Fault Tolerant Control
Adriana Vargas-Martínez and Luis E. Garza-Castañón
p. 31

Recognition and Generation of Sentences through Self-organizing Linguistic Hierarchy Using MTRNN
Wataru Hinoshita, Hiroaki Arie, Jun Tani, Tetsuya Ogata, and Hiroshi G. Okuno
p. 42

Neural Dynamic Matrix Control Algorithm with Disturbance Compensation
Maciej Lawrynczuk
p. 52

New Frontiers in Data Analysis, Optimization and Visualization for Bioinfomatics and Neuroscience

The Fuzzy Gene Filter: An Adaptive Fuzzy Inference System for Expression Array Feature Selection
Meir Perez, David M. Rubin, Tshilidzi Marwala, Lesley E. Scott, Jonathan Featherston, and Wendy Stevens
p. 62

Intelligent Network Management for Healthcare Monitoring
Karla Felix Navarro, Elaine Lawrence, and John Debenham
p. 72

S.cerevisiae Complex Function Prediction with Modular Multi-Relational Framework
Beatriz García Jiménez, Agapito Ledezma, and Araceli Sanchis
p. 82

Integrative Data Mining in Functional Genomics of Brassica napus and Arabidopsis thaliana
Youlian Pan, Alain Tchagang, Hugo Bérubé, Sieu Phan, Heather Shearer, Ziying Liu, Pierre Fobert, and Fazel Famili
p. 92

Data Integration and Knowledge Discovery in Life Sciences
Fazel Famili, Sieu Phan, Francois Fauteux, Ziying Liu, and Youlian Pan
p. 102

Computer Assisted Identification, Segmentation and Quantification of Synapses in the Cerebral Cortex
Juan Morales, Lidia Alonso-Nanclares, José-Rodrigo Rodríguez,Ángel Merchán-Pérez, Javier DeFelipe, and ángel Rodríguez
p. 112

Association Rules to Identify Receptor and Ligand Structures through Named Entities Recognition
A.T. Winck, K.S. Machado, D.D. Ruiz, and V.L. Strube de Lima
p. 119

A Model for Generating Synthetic Dendrites of Cortical Neurons
Jaime Fernández, Laura Fernández, Ruth Benavides-Piccione, Inmaculada Ballesteros-Yañez, Javier DeFelipe, and José-María Peña
p. 129

A New Incremental Growing Neural Gas Algorithm Based on Clusters Labeling Maximization: Application to Clustering of Heterogeneous Textual Data
Jean-Charles Lamirel, Zied Boulila, Maha Ghribi, and Pascal Cuxac
p. 139

Synergies between Network-Based Representation and Probabilistic Graphical Models for Classification, Inference and Optimization Problems in Neuroscience
Roberto Santana, Concha Bielza, and Pedro Larrañaga
p. 149

Modeling Short-Time Parsing of Speech Features in Neocortical Structures
P. Gómez, J.M. Ferrández, V. Rodellar, L.M. Mazaira, and C. Muñoz
p. 159

Optimization and Heuristic Search

Optimizing the Number of Airfoils in Turbine Design Using Genetic Algorithms
José M. Chaquet, Enrique J. Carmona, and Roque Corral
p. 169

Branch and Bound Algorithm for a Single Vehicle Routing Problem with Toll-by-Weight Scheme
Zizhen Zhang, Hu Qin, Andrew Lim, and Songshan Guo
p. 179

Near Optimal Secret Sharing for Information Leakage Maximization
Frank Yeong-Sung Lin, Kuo-Chung Chu, Pei-Yu Chen, and Guan-Wei Chen
p. 189

Solving Non-Stationary Bandit Problems by Random Sampling from Sibling Kalman Filters
Ole-Christoffer Granmo and Stian Berg
p. 199

A Learning Automata Based Solution to Service Selection in Stochastic Environments
Anis Yazidi, Ole-Christoffer Granmo, and B. John Oommen
p. 209

AC2001-OP: An Arc-Consistency Algorithm for Constraint Satisfaction Problems
Marlene Arangú, Miguel A. Salido, and Federico Barber
p. 219

Real Life Applications

NFC Solution for the Development of Smart Scenarios Supporting Tourism Applications and Surfing in Urban Environments
Francisco Borrego-Jaraba, Irene Luque Ruiz, and Miguel ángel Gómez-Nieto
p. 229

Communication Support Visual Interface for Collaborative Learning
Yuki Hayashi, Tomoko Kojiri, and Toyohide Watanabe
p. 239

Violin Fingering Estimation Based on Violin Pedagogical Fingering Model Constrained by Bowed Sequence Estimation from Audio Input
Akira Maezawa, Katsutoshi Itoyama, Toru Takahashi, Kazunori Komatani, Tetsuya Ogata, and Hiroshi G. Okuno
p. 249

Intelligent Processing of K-Nearest Neighbors Queries Using Mobile Data Collectors in a Location Aware 3D Wireless Sensor Network
Prem Prakash Jayaraman, Arkady Zaslavsky, and Jerker Delsing
p. 260

An Intelligent Interface with Composite Dominant Directed Graph Based Petri Nets Controller for Rotatable Solar Panel in Integrated PHEV System
Jian-Long Kuo, Kun Shian Su, Jing-Hsiung Yang, and Wen-Pao Chen
p. 271

An Autonomous Fault Tolerant System for CAN Communications
Armando Astarloa, Jesús Lázaro, Unai Bidarte, Aitzol Zuloaga, and José Luis Martín
p. 281

Semantic and Linguistic Visual Information: Applications

A DICOM Viewer with Capability for Flexible Retrieval of Medical Images from Fuzzy Databases
Juan Miguel Medina, Sergio Jaime-Castillo, and Esther Jiménez
p. 291

License Plate Detection Based on Genetic Neural Networks, Morphology, and Active Contours
Joaquín Olivares, José M. Palomares, José M. Soto, and Juan Carlos Gámez
p. 301

System for Supporting Web-based Public Debate Using Transcripts of Face-to-Face Meeting
Shun Shiramatsu, Jun Takasaki, Tatiana Zidrasco, Tadachika Ozono, Toramatsu Shintani, and Hiroshi G. Okuno
p. 311

Psychophysical Evaluation for a Qualitative Semantic Image Categorisation and Retrieval Approach
Zia Ul-Qayyum, A.G. Cohn, and Alexander Klippel
p. 321

Soft Computing in Computer Vision/Image Processing

Features Extraction and Classification of Cartridge Images for Ballistics Identification
Jinsong Leng, Zhihu Huang, and Dongguang Li
p. 331

A-IFSs Entropy Based Image Multi-thresholding
Pedro Couto, Humberto Bustince, Miguel Pagola, Aranzazu Jurio, and Pedro Melo-Pinto
p. 341

Method for Polygonal Approximation through Dominant Points Deletion
A. Carmona-Poyato, R. Medina-Carnicer, N.L. Fernandez-Garcia, F.J. Madrid-Cuevas, and R. Muñoz-Salinas
p. 350

An Integrated Formulation of Zernike Representation in Character Images
Norsharina Abu Bakar, Siti Mariyam Shamsuddin, and Aida Ali
p. 359

Aggregation of Color Information in Stereo Matching Problem: A Comparison Study
Mikel Galar, Miguel Pagola, Edurne Barrenechea, Carlos López-Molina, and Humberto Bustince
p. 369

Fast HDR Image Generation Technique Based on Exposure Blending
Andrey Vavilin, Kaushik Deb, and Kang-Hyun Jo
p. 379

Parallelizing and Optimizing LIP-Canny Using NVIDIA CUDA
Rafael Palomar, José M. Palomares, José M. Castillo, Joaquín Olivares, and Juan Gómez-Luna
p. 389

Some Averaging Functions in Image Reduction
D. Paternain, H. Bustince, J. Fernandez, G. Beliakov, and R. Mesiar
p. 399

Soft Computing in Information Access Systems on the Web

A Method for Weighting Multi-valued Features in Content-Based Filtering
Manuel J. Barranco and Luis Martínez
p. 409

Virtual Doctor System (VDS): Medical Decision Reasoning Based on Physical and Mental Ontologies
Hamido Fujita, Jun Hakura, and Masaki Kurematsu
p. 419

A Model for Generating Related Weighted Boolean Queries
Jesus Serrano-Guerrero, Jose A. Olivas, Enrique Herrera-Viedma, Francisco P. Romero, and Jose Ruiz-Morilla
p. 429

Web Usage Mining for Improving Students Performance in Learning Management Systems
Amelia Zafra and Sebastián Ventura
p. 439

Strategies for Incorporating Knowledge Defects and Path Length in Trust Aggregation
Nele Verbiest, Chris Cornelis, Patricia Victor, and Enrique Herrera-Viedma
p. 450

Enhancing Context Sensitivity of Geo Web Resources Discovery by Means of Fuzzy Cognitive Maps
Carmen De Maio, Giuseppe Fenza, Matteo Gaeta, Vincenzo Loia, and Francesco Orciuoli
p. 460

Finding an Evolutionarily Stable Strategy in Agent Reputation andTrust (ART) 2007 Competition
Javier Carbo and José Manuel Molina
p. 470

A Proposal for News Recommendation Based on Clustering Techniques
Sergio Cleger-Tamayo, Juan M. Fernández-Luna, Juan F. Huete, Ramiro Pérez-Vázquez, and Julio C. Rodríguez Cano
p. 478

Analysis and Evaluation of Techniques for the Extraction of Classes in the Ontology Learning Process
Rafael Pedraza-Jimenez, Mari Vallez, Lluís Codina, and Crist`ofol Rovira
p. 488

Soft Computing Methods for Environmental and Industrial Applications

Air Traffic Control: A Local Approach to the Trajectory Segmentation Issue
José Luis Guerrero, Jesús García, and José Manuel Molina
p. 498

People Following Behaviour in an Industrial Enviroment Using Laser and Stereo Camera
J.M. Martínez-Otzeta, A. Ibarguren, A. Ansuategi, C. Tubío, and J. Aristondo
p. 508

A Type-2 Fuzzy Wavelet Neural Network for Time Series Prediction
Rahib H. Abiyev
p. 518

Pruning the Search Space for the Snake-in-the-Box Problem
J.D. Griffin and W.D. Potter
p. 528

Percolating Swarm Dynamics
Manuel Graña, Carmen Hernández, Alicia D’Anjou, and Blanca Cases
p. 538

Using MOGA to Order Batches in a Real World Pipeline Network
L.V.R. Arruda, Flávio Neves-Jr., and Lia Yamamoto
p. 546

Temporal Bounded Planner Agent for Dynamic Industrial Environments
Juan F. De Paz, Martí Navarro, Sara Rodríguez, Vicente Julián, Javier Bajo, and Juan M. Corchado
p. 556

Soft Computing, Genetic Algorithms and Engineering Problems: An Example of Application to Minimize a Cantilever Wall Cost
Fernando Torrecilla-Pinero, Jesús A. Torrecilla-Pinero, Juan A. Gómez-Pulido, Miguel A. Vega-Rodríguez, and Juan M. Sánchez-Pérez
p. 566

An Experimental Study of an Evolutionary Tool for Scheduling in Oil Wells
D. Pandolfi, A. Villagra, E. de San Pedro, M. Lasso, and G. Leguizamón
p. 576

Tackling Trust Issues in Virtual Organization Load Balancing
Víctor Sánchez-Anguix, Soledad Valero, and Ana García-Fornes
p. 586

An Intelligent Memory Model for Short-Term Prediction: An Application to Global Solar Radiation Data
Llanos Mora-Lopez, Juan Mora, Michel Piliougine, and Mariano Sidrach-de-Cardona
p. 596

Binding Machine Learning Models and OPC Technology for Evaluating Solar Energy Systems
Ildefonso Martinez-Marchena, Llanos Mora-Lopez, Pedro J. Sanchez, and Mariano Sidrach-de-Cardona
p. 606

Processing of Crisp and Fuzzy Measures in the Fuzzy Data Warehouse for Global Natural Resources
Bozena Malysiak-Mrozek, Dariusz Mrozek, and Stanislaw Kozielski
p. 616

Stochastic Chaotic Simulated Annealing Using Neural Network for Minimizing Interference in Mobile Hierarchical Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks
Jerzy Martyna
p. 626

Modelling of Heat Flux in Building Using Soft-Computing Techniques
Javier Sedano, José Ramón Villar, Leticia Curiel, Enrique de la Cal, and Emilio Corchado
p. 636

Hybrid Pareto Differential Evolutionary Artificial Neural Networks to Determined Growth Multi-classes in Predictive Microbiology
M. Cruz-Ramírez, J. Sánchez-Monedero, F. Fernández-Navarro, J.C. Fernández, and C. Hervás-Martínez
p. 646

A Multiobjective GRASP for the 1/3 Variant of the Time and Space Assembly Line Balancing Problem
M. Chica, O. Cordón, S. Damas, and J. Bautista
p. 656