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Neural Networks, Brazilian Symposium on (2000)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Jan. 22, 2000 to Jan. 25, 2000
ISSN: 1522-4899
ISBN: 0-7695-0856-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword (PDF)

pp. ix

Reviewers (PDF)

pp. xii
Invited Papers

Non-Linear Modelling and Chaotic Neural Networks (Abstract)

Steve Margetts , Cardiff University
Alban P.M. Tsui , Cognos Ltd.
Antonia J. Jones , Cardiff University
Peter Durrant , Universal Solutions McCann-Erickson
pp. 7
Full Papers

Adaptation of Parameters of BP Algorithm Using Learning Automata (Abstract)

Hamid Beigy , Amirkabir University of Technology
M.R. Meybodi , Amirkabir University of Technology
pp. 24

A Clustering Method for Improving the Global Search Capability of Genetic Algorithms (Abstract)

Takashi Yoneyama , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Leizer Schnitman , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
pp. 32

An Efficient Implementation of a Learning Method for Mamdani Fuzzy Models (Abstract)

Leizer Schnitman , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Takashi Yoneyama , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
pp. 38

A Chemical Reactor Benchmark for Parallel Adaptive Control Using Feedforward Neural Networks (Abstract)

Daniel Oliveira Cajueiro , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Elder Moreira Hemerly , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
pp. 44

Neural Network-Based Controllers for Mobile Robot (Abstract)

Elder Moreira Hemerly , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Celso de Sousa Júnior , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
pp. 50

Extraction of Statistically Dependent Sources with Temporal Structure (Abstract)

Allan Kardec Barros , Universidade Federal do Maranhao and RIKEN
pp. 61

An Evolutionary Immune Network for Data Clustering (Abstract)

Leandro Nunes de Castro , State University of Campinas
Fernando J. Von Zuben , State University of Campinas
pp. 84

A Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Finding Stable Conformations of Small Molecules (Abstract)

N. Maculan , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
C. Lavor , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
H. Lima , Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
H.J.C. Barbosa , Laborat?rio Nacional de Computa??o Cient?fica
F.M.P. Raupp , Laborat?rio Nacional de Computa??o Cient?fica
pp. 90

Neural Networks vs. PARMA Modelling: Case Studies of River Flow Prediction (Abstract)

Teresa Ludermir , Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
Mêuser Valença , Universidade Salgado de Oliveira
pp. 113

Monthly Streamflow Forecasting Using an Neural Fuzzy Network Model (Abstract)

Mêuser Valença , Universidade Salgado de Oliveira
Teresa Ludermir , Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
pp. 117

A Hierarchical Neural Model in Short-Term Load Forecasting (Abstract)

Alexandre P. Alves da Silva , Escola Federal de Engenharia de Itajub?
Otávio A. S. Carpinteiro , Escola Federal de Engenharia de Itajub?
pp. 120

Web Text Mining Using a Hybrid System (Abstract)

Luiz Chiganer , Universidade Veiga de Almeida
Vincenzo de Roberto, Jr. , Universidade Veiga de Almeida
Emmanuel L.P. Passos , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica do Rio de Janeiro
Marco Aurélio Pacheco , Pontif?cia Universidade Cat?lica do Rio de Janeiro
Elias Restum Antonio , Universidade Veiga de Almeida
Jorge Valério , Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
Luiz Biondi Neto , Universidade Veiga de Almeida
Fernando Hideo Fukuda , Universidade Veiga de Almeida
pp. 131

Fuzzy Systems to Solve Inverse Kinematics Problem in Robots Control: Application to an Hexapod Robots' Leg (Abstract)

Salvador M.C. Netto , COPPE/UFRJ
Max Suell Dutra , COPPE/UFRJ
Alexandre Evsukoff , COPPE/UFRJ and Instituto de L?gica, Filosofia e Teoria da Ci?ncia
pp. 150

Averaging Spectra to Improve the Classification of the Noise Radiated by Ships Using Neural Networks (Abstract)

Luiz Pereira Calôba , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
William Soares-Filho , Brazilian Navy Research Institute and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
José Manoel de Seixas , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
pp. 156

SVM-KM: Speeding SVMs Learning with a priori Cluster Selection and k-Means (Abstract)

Marcelo Barros de Almeida , Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
João Pedro Braga , Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
Antônio de Pádua Braga , Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
pp. 162

A Multi-Objective Optimization Approach for Training Artificial Neural Networks (Abstract)

Roselito de A. Teixeira , Federal University of Minas Gerais
Ricardo H.C. Takahashi , Federal University of Minas Gerais
Rodney R. Saldanha , Federal University of Minas Gerais
Antônio de P. Braga , Federal University of Minas Gerais
pp. 168

Symbolic Regression via Genetic Programming (Abstract)

Douglas A. Augusto , Laborat?rio Nacional de Computa??o Cient?fica
Helio J.C. Barbosa , Laborat?rio Nacional de Computa??o Cient?fica
pp. 173

Graph Layout Using a Genetic Algorithm (Abstract)

André M.S. Barreto , Laborat?rio Nacional de Computa??o Cient?fica
Helio J.C. Barbosa , Laborat?rio Nacional de Computa??o Cient?fica
pp. 179

A New Paradigm for the Description of Image Patterns - From Pixels to Fuzzy Sets of Rules (Abstract)

João Barroso , Universidade de Tr?s-os-Montes e Alto Douro
José Bulas-Cruz , Universidade de Tr?s-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Paulo Salgado , Universidade de Tr?s-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Pedro Melo-Pinto , Universidade de Tr?s-os-Montes e Alto Douro
pp. 202

A Novel Approach for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Optimization Problems Using Neurofuzzy Systems (Abstract)

Mário Eduardo Bordon , State University of S?o Paulo
André Nunes de Souza , State University of S?o Paulo
Ivan Nunes da Silva , State University of S?o Paulo
pp. 213

Evolutionary Optimization of RBF Networks (Abstract)

T.B. Ludermir , Pernambuco Federal University
A.C.P.L.F. de Carvalho , University of Guelph
E.G.M. de Lacerda , Pernambuco Federal University
pp. 219

Comparing Different Clustering Techniques RBF Networks Training (Abstract)

M.M. Brizzotti , Universidade de S?o Paulo
A.C.P.L.F. de Carvalho , Universidade de S?o Paulo and University of Guelph
pp. 225

Using the GasNet Model in Discrete Domains (Abstract)

Celso R. Souza , Centro T?cnico Aeroespacial
Carmen L.R. Santos , Centro T?cnico Aeroespacial
Phil Husbands , University of Sussex
Pedro P.B. de Oliveira , UNIVAP / IP&D
pp. 231

Real Estate Value at Porto Alegre City Using Artificial Neural Networks (Abstract)

Marco Aurélio González , UNISINOS University
Antonio Souto , UNISINOS University
Adelmo Cechin , UNISINOS University
pp. 237

Simulated Annealing for Robust VQ: Improving Image Transmission through a Fading Channel (Abstract)

Benedito G. Aguiar Neto , Universidade Federal da Para?ba
Marcelo S. Alencar , Universidade Federal da Para?ba
F. Madeiro , Universidade Federal da Para?ba
Waslon T.A. Lopes , Universidade Federal da Para?ba
pp. 243

Selecting Diverse Members of Neural Network Ensembles (Abstract)

P.M. Granitto , Instituto de F?sica Rosario
P.F. Verdes , Instituto de F?sica Rosario
H.A. Ceccatto , Instituto de F?sica Rosario
H.D. Navone , Instituto de F?sica Rosario
pp. 255

A Neural Propositional Reasoner that is Goal-Driven and Works without Pre-Compiled Knowledge (Abstract)

Priscila M.V Lima , ILTC - Instituto de L?gica, Filosofia e Teoria da Ci?ncia
pp. 261

Feedback-Error-Learning for Controlling a Flexible Link (Abstract)

Cairo L. Nascimento Jr. , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Areolino de Almeida Neto , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Wilson Rios Neto , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
Luiz Carlos S. Góes , Instituto Tecnol?gico de Aeron?utica
pp. 273
Short Papers

Index of Authors (PDF)

pp. 295
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