AI 2008: Advances in Artificial Intelligence

21st Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence Auckland, New Zealand, December 1-5, 2008. Proceedings

  • Wayne Wobcke
  • Mengjie Zhang
Conference proceedings AI 2008

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-89378-3

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5360)

Table of contents (62 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Paper

  3. Knowledge Representation

    1. Introspective Forgetting
      Hans van Ditmarsch, Andreas Herzig, Jérôme Lang, Pierre Marquis
      Pages 18-29
    2. Re-representation in a Logic-Based Model for Analogy Making
      Ulf Krumnack, Helmar Gust, Kai-Uwe Kühnberger, Angela Schwering
      Pages 42-48
    3. Knowledge Generation for Improving Simulations in UCT for General Game Playing
      Shiven Sharma, Ziad Kobti, Scott Goodwin
      Pages 49-55
    4. Constructing Web Corpora through Topical Web Partitioning for Term Recognition
      Wilson Wong, Wei Liu, Mohammed Bennamoun
      Pages 67-78
    5. An Ontology Formalization of Relation Type Hierarchy in Conceptual Structure Theory
      Philip H. P. Nguyen, Ken Kaneiwa, Dan R. Corbett, Minh-Quang Nguyen
      Pages 79-85
    6. Exploiting Ontological Structure for Complex Preference Assembly
      Gil Chamiel, Maurice Pagnucco
      Pages 86-92
  4. Constraints

    1. A Refutation Approach to Neighborhood Interchangeability in CSPs
      Chavalit Likitvivatanavong, Roland H. C. Yap
      Pages 93-103
    2. Infeasibility Driven Evolutionary Algorithm (IDEA) for Engineering Design Optimization
      Hemant K. Singh, Amitay Isaacs, Tapabrata Ray, Warren Smith
      Pages 104-115
    3. Constraint-Based Multi-agent Path Planning
      Malcolm Ryan
      Pages 116-127
  5. Planning

    1. An Optimality Principle for Concurrent Systems
      Langford B. White, Sarah L. Hickmott
      Pages 128-137
  6. Grammar and Language Processing

    1. Using Probabilistic Feature Matching to Understand Spoken Descriptions
      Ingrid Zukerman, Enes Makalic, Michael Niemann
      Pages 157-167
    2. Improving Metrical Grammar with Grammar Expansion
      Makoto Tanji, Daichi Ando, Hitoshi Iba
      Pages 180-191

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 21th Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AI 2008, held in Auckland, New Zealand, in December 2008.

The 42 revised full papers and 21 revised short papers presented together with 1 invited lecture were carefully reviewed and selected from 143 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on knowledge representation, constraints, planning, grammar and language processing, statistical learning, machine learning, data mining, knowledge discovery, soft computing, vision and image processing, and AI applications.


Constraint artificial intelligence data mining image processing intelligence knowledge knowledge discovery knowledge representation learning machine learning

Editors and affiliations

  • Wayne Wobcke
    • 1
  • Mengjie Zhang
    • 2
  1. 1.Wales, School of Computer Science and Engineering,University of New SouthSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer ScienceVictoria University of WellingtonWellingtonNew Zealand

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89377-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89378-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349