Investigating the Use of an Agent-Based Multi-classifier System for Classification Tasks

  • Anne M. Canuto
  • Araken M. Santos
  • Marjory C. Abreu
  • Valéria M. Bezerra
  • Fernanda M. Souza
  • Manuel F. Gomes Junior
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3316)

Abstract

This paper proposes NeurAge, an agent-based multi-classifier system for classification tasks. This system is composed of several neural classifiers (called neural agents) and its main aim is to overcome some drawbacks of multi-classifier systems and, as a consequence, to improve performance of such systems.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anne M. Canuto
    • 1
  • Araken M. Santos
    • 1
  • Marjory C. Abreu
    • 1
  • Valéria M. Bezerra
    • 1
  • Fernanda M. Souza
    • 1
  • Manuel F. Gomes Junior
    • 1
  1. 1.Informatics and Applied Mathematics DepartmentFederal University of Rio Grande do NorteBrazil

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