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Cognitive Informatics, IEEE International Conference on (2008)
Stanford, CA USA
Aug. 14, 2008 to Aug. 16, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-4244-2538-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Toward human level machine intelligence - is it achievable? (PDF)

Lotfi A. Zadeh , Berkeley Initiative in Soft Computing (BISC), Department of EECS, University of California, Berkeley, 94720-1776 USA
pp. 1

Probabilistic roadmaps: An incremental sampling approach to approximate the connectivity of robot configuration spaces (PDF)

Jean-Claude Latombe , Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Computer Science Department, Stanford University, CA 94305-9010 USA
pp. 2

On abstract intelligence and its denotational mathematics foundations (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 3-12

Complexity and its measures in cognitive and other complex systems (PDF)

Witold Kinsner , Signal and Data Compression Laboratory, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3T 5V6
pp. 13-29

The cognitive processes of consciousness and attention (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
Ying Wang , The Fourth City Hospital, 21 Jie-Fang Rd., Xian, Shaanxi, China 710004
pp. 30-39

On bioinformatics and cognitive informatics: Emerging pattern, dissipative structure, and evolving cognition (PDF)

Matthew He , Division of Math, Science, and Technology, Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
pp. 40-49

The reactive-causal architecture: Combining intentional notion and theories of needs (PDF)

Ali Orhan Aydin , Department of Computing, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Mehmet Ali Orgun , Department of Computing, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Abhaya Nayak , Department of Computing, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
pp. 50-59

The optimum method for building delaunay triangulation based on the Virtual Grid (PDF)

Lichao Chen , Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Taiyuan University of Science and Technology, Shanxi 030024, China
Shaofang Xia , Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Taiyuan University of Science and Technology, Shanxi 030024, China
Jia Liu , Computer Department, Shijiazhuang Institute of Railway Technology, 050041, China
pp. 60-66

Modeling a secure sensor network system using an Extended Elementary Object System (PDF)

Vineela Devarashetty , Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
Jeffrey J.P. Tsai , Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
Lu Ma , Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
Du Zhang , Department of Computer Science, California State University, Sacramento, 95819-6021, USA
pp. 67-74

A uniform framework for orientation relations based on distance comparison (PDF)

Tiansi Dong , Cognitive Ergonomic Systems, Germany
Hans W. Guesgen , School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Massey University, New Zealand
pp. 75-82

Premature atrial complexes detection using the Fisher Linear Discriminant (PDF)

Mohamed Elgendi , School of Engineering and Information Technology, Charles Darwin University, Australia
Mirjam Jonkman , School of Engineering and Information Technology, Charles Darwin University, Australia
Friso De Boer , School of Engineering and Information Technology, Charles Darwin University, Australia
pp. 83-88

A pharmacogenomic study on the polymorphic gene response to risperidone in schizophrenia patients (PDF)

Lei Wang , Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman DR MC:0838, La Jolla, 92093-0838, USA
Daniel OConnor , Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman DR MC:0838, La Jolla, 92093-0838, USA
Ying Wang , The Fourth City Hospital, 21 Jie-Fang Rd., Xian, Shaanxi 710004, China
Guoyin Feng , Shanghai Institute of Mental Health, 600 South Wan Ping Road, 200030, China
Lin He , Bio-X Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 1954 Huashan Road, 200030, China
pp. 89-93

On cognitive foundations of creativity and the cognitive process of creation (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 104-113

A novel cognitive model of reading: Neuropsychology research on internal processing of the brain (PDF)

Xiu-Li Zheng , Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Fei Luo , Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Chun-Lei Shan , Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Wen-Gang Yin , Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
pp. 122-127

Adaptive evaluation of complex time series using nonconventional neural units (PDF)

Ivo Bukovsky , Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering, FME, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
Jiri Bila , Department of Instrumentation and Control Engineering, FME, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 128-137

Intelligent adaptation and the nature of software changes (PDF)

Paolo Rocchi , IBM, via Shangai 53, 00144 Roma, ITALY
pp. 138-143

Role-based systems are autonomic (PDF)

Haibin Zhu , Department of Computer Science and Mathematics, Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, North Bay, Ontario, P1B 8L7, Canada
pp. 144-152

A web personalization system based on users’ interested domains (PDF)

Minxiao Lei , Department of Computer Science, University of Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 0A2, Canada
Lisa Fan , Department of Computer Science, University of Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 0A2, Canada
pp. 153-159

Verification and validation of a Neural-Symbolic Hybrid System using an enhanced Petri net (PDF)

Ricardo Rodriguez Jorge , National Centre of Investigation and Technological Development, Mexico
Gerardo Reyes Salgado , National Centre of Investigation and Technological Development, Mexico
Vianey Guadalupe Cruz Sanchez , National Centre of Investigation and Technological Development, Mexico
pp. 160-167

Strategies to recommend groupware tools according to virtual team characteristics (PDF)

Gabriela N. Aranda , GIISCo Research Group, Computing Sciences Department, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Buenos Aires, 1400. 8300 Neuquén, Argentina
Aurora Vizcaino , ALARCOS Research Group, Information Systems and Technologies Department, UCLM-INDRA Research and Development Institute, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Paseo de la Universidad 4 - 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
Alejandra Cechich , GIISCo Research Group, Computing Sciences Department, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Buenos Aires, 1400. 8300 Neuquén, Argentina
Mario Piattini , ALARCOS Research Group, Information Systems and Technologies Department, UCLM-INDRA Research and Development Institute, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Paseo de la Universidad 4 - 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
pp. 168-174

Spatio-temporal topological relationships based on rough set (PDF)

Anahid Bassiri , Dept. of Geodesy and Geomatics Eng., K.N.Toosi University of Technology, Mirdamad Cross, Valiasr St., Tehran, IRAN, P.C. 1996 15433
Ali A. Alesheikh , Dept. of Geodesy and Geomatics Eng., K.N.Toosi University of Technology, Mirdamad Cross, Valiasr St., Tehran, IRAN, P.C. 1996 15433
pp. 175-180

Software Process Fusion: Exploring process relationships (PDF)

Kim Man Lui , Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Keith C.C. Chan , Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
pp. 181-184

A dualism based semantics formalization mechanism for model driven engineering (PDF)

Yucong Duan , Biomedical Engineering Institute, Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
pp. 185-194

Evaluating text understanding based on context (PDF)

Ning Fang , School of Computer Engineering and Science, Shanghai University, China
Xiangfeng Luo , School of Computer Engineering and Science, Shanghai University, China
Weimin Xu , School of Computer Engineering and Science, Shanghai University, China
pp. 195-204

Discover hierarchical lexical hyponymy relation from large-scale concept set (PDF)

Jiayu Zhou , School of Computer and Information Technology, Beijing Jiaotong University, 100044, China
Youfang Lin , School of Computer and Information Technology, Beijing Jiaotong University, 100044, China
Shi Wang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
Cungen Cao , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
pp. 205-214

CompactLEM2: A scalable rough set based knowledge acquisition method that generates small number of short rules (PDF)

Yang Liu , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi¿an Jiaotong University, 710049, China
Guohua Bai , School of Engineering, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Ronneby, 372 25, Sweden
Boqin Feng , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi¿an Jiaotong University, 710049, China
pp. 215-222

The cognitive processes of analysis and synthesis in formal inferences (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 223-231

Application of artificial neural computation in topex waveform data: A case study in water ratio regression (PDF)

B. Zhang , National Drought Mitigation Center, 3310 Holdrege St. 801, Lincoln, NE 68583 USA
F. W. Schwartz , The Ohio State University, 125 S. Oval Mall, Columbus, 43210 USA
D. Tong , University of Arizona, 408 Harvill Building, Box #2, Tucson, 85721-0076 USA
pp. 232-238

The cognitive processes of perceptions on spatiality, time, and motion (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 239-248

A learning automata-based method for estimating the mobility model of nodes in Mobile Ad-Hoc NETworks (PDF)

A. H. Jamalian , Club, Tehran, IRAN
R. Iraji , Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN
M. T. Manzuri-Shalmani , Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN
pp. 249-254

On mining rules that involve inequalities from decision table (PDF)

Yang Liu , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi¿an Jiaotong University, 710049, China
Guohua Bai , School of Engineering, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Ronneby, 372 25, Sweden
Boqin Feng , Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi¿an Jiaotong University, 710049, China
pp. 255-260

Superblock scheduling using genetic programming for embedded systems (PDF)

Anjali Mahajan , G H Raisoni College of Engineering, Nagpur, India
M. S. Ali , PRM Institute of Technology, Badnera, India
pp. 261-266

Following the evolution of distributed Communities of Practice (PDF)

Gilson Yukio Sato , Université de Technologie de Compiègne - CNRS UMR 6599 Heudiasyc, France
Jean-Paul Barthes , Université de Technologie de Compiègne - CNRS UMR 6599 Heudiasyc, France
Ke-Jia Chen , Université de Technologie de Compiègne - CNRS UMR 6599 Heudiasyc, France
pp. 267-276

A design of cognitive agents for recognizing real space — towards symbiotic computing — (PDF)

Kenji Sugawara , Faculty of Information and Network Science, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan
Shigeru Fujita , Faculty of Information and Network Science, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan
Tetsuo Kinoshita , Information Synergy Center, Tohoku University, Japan
Norio Shiratori , Reserch institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 277-285

Agent interoperability mechanism among heterogeneous Agent Platforms for symbiotic computing (PDF)

Takahiro Uchiya , Nagoya Institute of Technology, Gokiso-chou, Syowa-ku, 466-8555 JAPAN
Takahide Maemura , Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8577 JAPAN
Xiaolu Li , Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8577 JAPAN
Susumu Konno , Chiba Institute of Technology, 2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, 275-0016 JAPAN
Tetsuo Kinoshita , Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8577 JAPAN
pp. 286-293

Conversation support for people with aphasia in distant communication (PDF)

Nilar Aye , College of Information Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Takuro Ito , College of Information Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Fumio Hattori , College of Information Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Kazuhiro Kuwabara , College of Information Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Kiyoshi Yasuda , Department of Rehabilitation, Chiba Rosai Hospital, Japan
pp. 294-299

Agent-based middleware for advanced ubiquitous communication services based on symbiotic computing (PDF)

Takuo Suganuma , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
Hideyuki Takahashi , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
Norio Shiratori , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
pp. 300-309

Flexible open 3D digital space combination scheme for symbiotic collaborative works (PDF)

Takayuki Kuroda , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
Akira Sakatoku , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
Gen Kitagata , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
Debasish Chakraborty , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
Norio Shiratori , Research Institute of Electrical Communication / Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, JAPAN
pp. 310-316

A cognitive informatics theory for visual information processing (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 317-323

Optical flow-based facial feature tracking using prior measurement (PDF)

Kun He , Institute of Computer Science & Technology, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 400065, China
Guoyin Wang , Institute of Computer Science & Technology, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 400065, China
Yong Yang , Institute of Computer Science & Technology, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 400065, China
pp. 324-331

Using cognitive techniques for assessing the influence of coupling on the maintainability of OCL expressions (PDF)

Luis Reynoso , National University of Comahue, Neuquén Argentina
Marcela Genero , University of Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain
Mario Piattini , University of Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain
Esperanza Manso , University of Valladolid, Spain
pp. 341-350

Speech segmentation using multifractal measures and amplification of signal features (PDF)

Witold Kinsner , Signal and Data Compression Laboratory, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3T 5V6
Warren Grieder , Signal and Data Compression Laboratory, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3T 5V6
pp. 351-357

A Double-Piped iterated hash function based on a hybrid of chaotic maps (PDF)

Jun Peng , College of Electronic Information Engineering, Chongqing University of Science and Technology, 400050, China
Du Zhang , Department of Computer Science, California State University, Sacramento, 95819, USA
Yongguo Liu , School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 610054, China
Xiaofeng Liao , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Chongqing University, 400044, China
pp. 358-365

Protect mobile RFID location privacy using dynamic identity (PDF)

Ming Hour Yang , Information Computer Science, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
Jain-Shing Wu , Networks and Multimedia Institute, Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
Shih-Jen Chen , Networks and Multimedia Institute, Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
pp. 366-374

A new approach for classification of fingerprint image quality (PDF)

Jun Wu , Dept. of Computer Science, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea
Shan Juan Xie , Dept. of Computer Science, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, Korea
Dong-Hun Seo , Dept. of Computer Science, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea
Won Don Lee , Dept. of Computer Science, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea
pp. 375-383

On Visual Semantic Algebra (VSA) and the cognitive process of pattern recognition (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 384-393

A real-time Clearance-Based approach for motion planning of mobile robots (PDF)

M. Naderan Tahan , Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN
R. Iraji , Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN
M.T. Manzuri-Shalmani , Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN
pp. 394-401

Giving an office assistant agent a memory mechanism (PDF)

Ke-Jia Chen , Université de Technologie de Compiègne - CNRS UMR 6599 Heudiasyc, France
Jean-Paul Barthes , Université de Technologie de Compiègne - CNRS UMR 6599 Heudiasyc, France
pp. 402-410

Vision based navigation for power transmission line inspection robot (PDF)

Siyao Fu , Key laboratory of complex systems and intelligence science, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences. P.O. Box 2728, Beijing 100080, China
Zize Liang , Key laboratory of complex systems and intelligence science, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences. P.O. Box 2728, Beijing 100080, China
Zengguang Hou , Key laboratory of complex systems and intelligence science, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences. P.O. Box 2728, Beijing 100080, China
Min Tan , Key laboratory of complex systems and intelligence science, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences. P.O. Box 2728, Beijing 100080, China
pp. 411-417

On Long Lifespan systems (PDF)

Yingxu Wang , International Center for Cognitive Informatics (ICfCI), Theoretical and Empirical Software Engineering Research Centre (TESERC), Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
pp. 418-428

Specialisation Cognitive Informatics at the Prague University of Economics (PDF)

Vaclav Repa , University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 429-434

Qualitative fuzzy sets and granularity (PDF)

T. Y. Lin , Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, San Jose State University, California 95192-0103, USA
Shusaku Tsumoto , Department of Medical Informatics, Shimane Medical University, 89-1 Enya-Cho Izumo City, 693-8501, Japan
pp. 435-440

Micro and macro evaluation of classification rules (PDF)

Yiyu Yao , Department of Computer Science, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada S4S 0A2
Bing Zhou , Department of Computer Science, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada S4S 0A2
pp. 441-448

Case-Based Reasoning with feature clustering (PDF)

Tzung-Pei Hong , Dep. of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Yan-Liang Liou , InfoChamp System Corp, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
pp. 449-454

Fuzziness from attribute generalization in information table (PDF)

Shusaku Tsumoto , Department of Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University, 89-1 Enya-cho Izumo 693-8501 Japan
Shoji Hirano , Department of Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University, 89-1 Enya-cho Izumo 693-8501 Japan
pp. 455-461

Measurement of granules (PDF)

Liquan Zhao , Province Key Laboratory of Electronic Business, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics, Nanjing 210003, China
Ling Zhang , Key Laboratory of Intelligent Computing & Signal Processing of Ministry of Education, Anhui University, Hefei 230039, China
pp. 462-467

Statistical independence in three-variables contingency cube (PDF)

Shusaku Tsumoto , Department of Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University, 89-1 Enya-cho Izumo 693-8501 Japan
Shoji Hirano , Department of Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University, 89-1 Enya-cho Izumo 693-8501 Japan
pp. 468-474

Improved offline signature verification scheme using feature point extraction method (PDF)

Debasish Jena , Centre for IT Education, Bhubaneswar, 751010, Orissa, India
Banshidhar Majhi , National Institute of Technology Rourkela, 769008, Orissa, India
Saroj Kumar Panigrahy , Roland Institute of Technology, Berhampur, 761008, Orissa, India
Sanjay Kumar Jena , National Institute of Technology Rourkela, 769008, Orissa, India
pp. 475-480

Semantic approach to text entailment for question answering - new domain for uncertainty modeling (PDF)

Asli Celikyilmaz , Department of EECS, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Marcus Thint , Intelligent Systems Research Center, British Telecom Group Chief Technology Office, China
pp. 481-487
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