Applications and Science in Soft Computing

  • Ahamad Lotfi
  • Jonathan M. Garibaldi

Part of the Advances in Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 24)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Artificial Neural Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. T. A. McQueen, A. A. Hopgood, J. A. Tepper, T. J. Allen
      Pages 3-8
    3. S. P. Turvey, S. P. Hunt, N. Davey, R. J. Frank
      Pages 23-30
    4. Endang Triastuti, Robin Crockett, Phil Picton, Alasdair Crockett
      Pages 31-38
    5. João Pedro Neto, José Félix Costa, Paulo Carreira, Miguel Rosa
      Pages 39-46
    6. Shuang Yang, Antony Browne, Philip Picton
      Pages 47-52
  3. Evolutionary Computing

  4. Fuzzy Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Janusz Kacprzyk, Sławomir Zadrożny
      Pages 103-110
    3. Inés Del Campo, Javier Echanobe, José M. Tarela
      Pages 111-118
    4. Muhammad Suzuri Hitam, Suresh Gobee, Khairanum Subari
      Pages 119-126
    5. Chris Cornelis, Martine De Cock, Etienne Kerre
      Pages 127-132
  5. Hybrid and Intelligent Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Deborah R. Carvalho, Alex A. Freitas
      Pages 149-154
    3. Clodoaldo A. M. Lima, André L. V. Coelho, Fernando J. Von Zuben
      Pages 155-162
    4. Koldo Basterretxea, José Manuel Tarela, Inés del Campo
      Pages 163-170
    5. Felipe Fernández, Julio Gutiérrez, Juan Carlos Crespo, Gracián Triviño
      Pages 179-186
    6. Gancho Vachkov, Yuhiko Kiyota, Koji Komatsu
      Pages 187-194
    7. Thomas Knight, Jon Timmis
      Pages 195-202
    8. Bita Khandzad, Elham Ashoori, Farhad Oroumchian, Babak Nadjar Araabi
      Pages 203-212
    9. Karl Pauwels, Temujin Gautama, Danilo P. Mandic, Marc M. Van Hulle
      Pages 213-218
    10. Kenneth McGarry, James Malone
      Pages 219-224
    11. Sarah O’Connell, Barry O’Sullivan, Eugene C. Freuder
      Pages 225-232
    12. Luis Miramontes Hercog, Terence C. Fogarty
      Pages 233-240
    13. Ernesto Saavedra, Ingo Renners, Adolf Grauel, D. Morton, H. J. Convey
      Pages 249-254
  6. Soft Computing Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 261-261
    2. Majeed Soufian, Adel A. Rahman, Mustapha Soufian, A. A. Mokbel
      Pages 279-286
    3. Hiroyuki Mori, Yoshinori Sakatani, Tatsurou Fujino, Kazuyuki Numa
      Pages 287-294
    4. Michael H. Schwarz, Chris S. Cox
      Pages 295-300
    5. Cristina Conde, Antonio Ruiz, Enrique Cabello
      Pages 301-308
    6. Ali M. Dawood, Arif S. Al-Hammadi
      Pages 309-316
    7. N. J. Mavity, F. Deravi, M. C. Fairhurst
      Pages 323-330

About these proceedings


The book covers the theory and application of soft computing techniques namely; neural networks, fuzzy logic, evolutionary computing and complex systems. The book is a collection of selected, edited papers presented at the 4th conference RACS Recent Advances in Soft Computing held in Nottingham, December 2002. It provides the latest developments in applications of soft computing techniques as well as advances in theoretical aspects of soft computing.


Multi-agent system cognition computational intelligence data mining genetic algorithm genetic programming heuristics kernel knowledge machine learning modeling modelling multimedia optimization verification

Editors and affiliations

  • Ahamad Lotfi
    • 1
  • Jonathan M. Garibaldi
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Computing and TechnologyNottingham Trent UniversityNottinghamUK
  2. 2.Automated Scheduling, Optimisation and Planning Group, School of Computer Science and ITUniverstiy of NottinghamNottinghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-40856-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-45240-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-5662
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-5670
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