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Artificial Intelligence for Applications, Conference on (1995)
Los Angeles, CA
Feb. 20, 1995 to Feb. 22, 1995
ISSN: 1043-0989
ISBN: 0-8186-7070-3
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Plenary Session
Natural Language Applications

Japanese Kanji name input system using spoken-style transcribed Japanese analysis (Abstract)

Y. Ooyama , NTT Inf. & Commun. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
K. Imamura , NTT Inf. & Commun. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
T. Kato , NTT Inf. & Commun. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 2

An object-oriented implementation of an adaptive classification of job openings (Abstract)

S. Clyde , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Utah State Univ., Logan, UT, USA
Jianping Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Utah State Univ., Logan, UT, USA
Chih-Chung Yao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Utah State Univ., Logan, UT, USA
pp. 9
Accounting and Banking

Expert systems in UK banking (Abstract)

C. Oppenheim , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
A. Wilson , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
Y.P. Shao , Strathclyde Univ., Glasgow, UK
pp. 18

The Bank of Scotland's lending adviser expert system, COMPASS (Abstract)

A. Sangster , Dept. of Accountancy, Aberdeen Univ., UK
pp. 24
Constraint-Based Reasoning

Improving domain filtering using restricted path consistency (Abstract)

P. Berlandier , SECOIA, INRIA-CERMICS, Sophia Antipolis, France
pp. 32

Combining case based and constraint based techniques in travel reservation systems (Abstract)

Y. Huang , Fac. of Comput. Studies & Math., West England Univ., Bristol, UK
R. Miles , Fac. of Comput. Studies & Math., West England Univ., Bristol, UK
pp. 46
Organizational Impact

MP/L1: an automated model of organisational power and its application as a conflict prediction aid in information systems strategy implementation (Abstract)

E. More , Macquarie Univ., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
C.N.G. Dampney , Macquarie Univ., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
G.M. McGrath , Macquarie Univ., North Ryde, NSW, Australia
pp. 56

Transference of power: shifting expertise to expert system developers (Abstract)

F. Belanger , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Decision Sci., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
R.P. Will , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Decision Sci., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
M.B. Burns , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Decision Sci., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
pp. 65
Alternative Perspectives on Remembering

FAQ finder: a case-based approach to knowledge navigation (Abstract)

R. Burke , Artificial Intelligence Lab., Chicago Univ., IL, USA
S. Lytinen , Artificial Intelligence Lab., Chicago Univ., IL, USA
K. Hammond , Artificial Intelligence Lab., Chicago Univ., IL, USA
C. Martin , Artificial Intelligence Lab., Chicago Univ., IL, USA
pp. 80

Using automatic memoization as a software engineering tool in real-world AI systems (Abstract)

J. Mayfield , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
T. Finin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
M. Hall , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., Baltimore, MD, USA
pp. 87

Training agents in a complex environment (Abstract)

D. Charlebois , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
D.G. Goodenough , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
S. Matwin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 94
Engineering Design

A decision support architecture for polymer composites design: implementations and evolution (Abstract)

T. Lenz , Composite Mater. & Structures Center, Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
J. Sticklen , Composite Mater. & Structures Center, Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
J.K. McDowell , Composite Mater. & Structures Center, Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
A. Kamel , Composite Mater. & Structures Center, Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
M.C. Hawley , Composite Mater. & Structures Center, Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 102

Using feedback to improve VLSI designs (Abstract)

C.W. Liew , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rutgers Univ., Piscataway, NJ, USA
pp. 109

A Search Space Toolkit (Abstract)

D. Smith , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick, NJ, USA
A. Gelsey , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick, NJ, USA
pp. 117
Verification and Validation

Knowledge validation with an enhanced high-level Petri net model (Abstract)

Shie-Jue Lee , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Sun Yat-Sen Univ., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Chih-Hung Wu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Sun Yat-Sen Univ., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
pp. 126

Using paths to detect redundancy in rule bases (Abstract)

T. Radhakrishnan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
P.G. Chander , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
R. Shinghal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 133

A graph reduction approach to the validation and verification of production systems (Abstract)

S. Murrell , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Math., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
R. Plant , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Math., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
pp. 140
Formal Models of Reasoning

Extending assumption-based TMS for qualitative reasoning (Abstract)

F. Charpillet , INRIA Lorraine, CNRS, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France
C. Loesel , INRIA Lorraine, CNRS, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France
J.-P. Haton , INRIA Lorraine, CNRS, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France
pp. 148

Plan simulation using Bayesian networks (Abstract)

M. Goldszmidt , Rockwell Sci. Center, Palo Alto, CA, USA
A. Darwiche , Rockwell Sci. Center, Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 155

An evidential reasoning approach for recognizing shape features (Abstract)

Qiang Ji , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
P.J. Lever , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
M.M. Marefat , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 162
Planning

TED-Turbine Engine Diagnostics: an expert diagnostic system for the M1 Abrams AGT1500 turbine engine (Abstract)

J. Dumer , AMSRL-CI-CA, US Army Res. Lab., Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA
T. Hanratty , AMSRL-CI-CA, US Army Res. Lab., Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA
R. Helfman , AMSRL-CI-CA, US Army Res. Lab., Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA
pp. 177

Planning-based visual programming system for sequence control (Abstract)

Y. Namioka , Syst. & Software Eng. Lab., Toshiba Corp., Kawasaki, Japan
H. Tsukimoto , Syst. & Software Eng. Lab., Toshiba Corp., Kawasaki, Japan
T. Matsudaira , Syst. & Software Eng. Lab., Toshiba Corp., Kawasaki, Japan
H. Mizutani , Syst. & Software Eng. Lab., Toshiba Corp., Kawasaki, Japan
pp. 186
Specifications

Task-based specifications through conceptual graphs (Abstract)

L.F. Lai , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Central Univ., Chung-Li, Taiwan
J. Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Central Univ., Chung-Li, Taiwan
W.T. Huang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Central Univ., Chung-Li, Taiwan
pp. 196

Predicting the response time of OPS5-style production systems (Abstract)

A.M.K. Cheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Houston Univ., TX, USA
Jeng-Rung Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Houston Univ., TX, USA
pp. 203

Producing consistent specifications for a shipping expert system (Abstract)

T.H. Wergeland , Norwegian Sch. of Economics & Bus. Admin., Bergen, Norway
A. Vennesan , Norwegian Sch. of Economics & Bus. Admin., Bergen, Norway
pp. 210
Panel-Al and Soft Computing—Organizer and Chair: Bernadette Bouchon- Meunier

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pp. 218
Neural Net Applications

Detection of Management Fraud: A Neural Network Approach (Abstract)

K. Cogger , NTT Inf. & Commun. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
R. Srivastava , NTT Inf. & Commun. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
K. Fanning , NTT Inf. & Commun. Syst. Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 220

Forecasting and analysis of marketing data using neural networks: a case of advertising and promotion impact (Abstract)

Hean Lee Poh , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
T. Jasic , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 224

Load forecasting for remote area power supply systems (Abstract)

T.L. Pryor , Sch. of Math. & Phys. Sci., Murdoch Univ., WA, Australia
G.R. Cole , Sch. of Math. & Phys. Sci., Murdoch Univ., WA, Australia
K. Kottathra , Sch. of Math. & Phys. Sci., Murdoch Univ., WA, Australia
K. Cheok , Sch. of Math. & Phys. Sci., Murdoch Univ., WA, Australia
pp. 231
Scheduling

Using case-based reasoning to acquire user scheduling preferences that change over time (Abstract)

K. Miyashita , Robotics Inst., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Dajun Zeng , Robotics Inst., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
K. Sycara , Robotics Inst., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 240

Knowledge-based scheduling of semiconductor testing operations (Abstract)

A. Lee , Dept. of Decision & Inf. Sci., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
Chaiho Kim , Dept. of Decision & Inf. Sci., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
S. De , Dept. of Decision & Inf. Sci., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
pp. 247

A generalized network modeling system for scheduling (Abstract)

D.E. O'Leary , Sch. of Bus., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
R.D. McBride , Sch. of Bus., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 254
Al and Soft Computing

Typical values for preclustered data (Abstract)

M. Friedman , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
A. Kandel , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
pp. 262

Fuzzy summaries in database mining (Abstract)

R.R. Yager , Machine Intelligence Inst., Iona Coll., New Rochelle, NY, USA
pp. 265
Poster Session

A qualitative analysis of small and medium sized enterprises (Abstract)

K. Lenie , Dept. of Appl. Econ., Limburgs Univ. Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
G. Houben , Dept. of Appl. Econ., Limburgs Univ. Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
K. Vanhoof , Dept. of Appl. Econ., Limburgs Univ. Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
pp. 286

Beyond rule based reasoning-the meaning and use of cases (Abstract)

D. Hunter , CLAIR, La Trobe Univ., Bundoora, Vic., Australia
A. Stranieri , CLAIR, La Trobe Univ., Bundoora, Vic., Australia
J. Zeleznikow , CLAIR, La Trobe Univ., Bundoora, Vic., Australia
pp. 292

Some ideas and examples to evaluate ontologies (Abstract)

A. Gomez-Perez , Knowledge Syst. Lab., Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 299

Using knowledge about the road network for route finding (Abstract)

Bing Liu , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
J. Tay , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 306

A real-time knowledge-based system for plowing support (Abstract)

N. Lefort , Compiegne Univ., France
P. Morizet-Mahoudeaux , Compiegne Univ., France
D. Ramamonjisoa , Compiegne Univ., France
pp. 313

An application of artificial neural networks in evaluating business ethics: an exploratory study (Abstract)

Ray-Lin Tung , Texas Univ., El Paso, TX, USA
M.A. Mahmood , Texas Univ., El Paso, TX, USA
G.L. Sullivan , Texas Univ., El Paso, TX, USA
pp. 320

Understanding an input in inference-based multistrategy learning (Abstract)

Ockkeun Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., George Mason Univ., Fairfax, VA, USA
pp. 326

Efficient reasoning for uncertainty management in expert systems (Abstract)

J.W. Guan , Dept. of Inf. Syst., Ulster Univ., Jordanstown, UK
D.A. Bell , Dept. of Inf. Syst., Ulster Univ., Jordanstown, UK
pp. 333

Nuclear Process Theory (Abstract)

B.G. Nickerson , Fac. of Comput. Sci., New Brunswick Univ., Fredericton, NB, Canada
S. Hartati , Fac. of Comput. Sci., New Brunswick Univ., Fredericton, NB, Canada
pp. 340

What has Mill to say about data mining? (Abstract)

A.D. Elliman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
T.A.O. Cornish , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
pp. 347

MAPS: an international market entry planning system (Abstract)

M. Mitri , Dept. of Finance & Comput. Inf. Syst., Eastern Michigan Univ., Ypsilanti, MI, USA
pp. 354

Model-based diagnosis shell and its application to steel plant (Abstract)

M. Iwamasa , Syst. & Software Eng. Lab., Toshiba Corp., Kawasaki, Japan
H. Niina , Syst. & Software Eng. Lab., Toshiba Corp., Kawasaki, Japan
pp. 361

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