Cooperation of Multiple Strategies for Automated Learning in Complex Environments

  • Floriana Esposito
  • Stefano Ferilli
  • Nicola Fanizzi
  • Teresa Maria Altomare Basile
  • Nicola Di Mauro
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2366)


This work presents a new version of the incremental learning system INTHELEX, whose multistrategy learning capabilities have been further enhanced. To improve effectiveness and efficiency of the learning process, pure induction and abduction have been augmented with abstraction and deduction. Some results proving the benefits that the addition of each strategy can bring are also reported. INTHELEX will be the learning component in the architecture of the EU project COLLATE, dealing with cultural heritage documents.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Floriana Esposito
    • 1
  • Stefano Ferilli
    • 1
  • Nicola Fanizzi
    • 1
  • Teresa Maria Altomare Basile
    • 1
  • Nicola Di Mauro
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversità di BariBariItalia

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