Handbook of Neural Computation - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128113189, 9780128113196

Handbook of Neural Computation

1st Edition

Editors: Pijush Samui Sanjiban Sekhar Roy Valentina Balas
eBook ISBN: 9780128113196
Paperback ISBN: 9780128113189
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 18th July 2017
Page Count: 658
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Handbook of Neural Computation explores neural computation applications, ranging from conventional fields of mechanical and civil engineering, to electronics, electrical engineering and computer science. This book covers the numerous applications of artificial and deep neural networks and their uses in learning machines, including image and speech recognition, natural language processing and risk analysis. Edited by renowned authorities in this field, this work is comprised of articles from reputable industry and academic scholars and experts from around the world.

Each contributor presents a specific research issue with its recent and future trends. As the demand rises in the engineering and medical industries for neural networks and other machine learning methods to solve different types of operations, such as data prediction, classification of images, analysis of big data, and intelligent decision-making, this book provides readers with the latest, cutting-edge research in one comprehensive text.

Key Features

  • Features high-quality research articles on multivariate adaptive regression splines, the minimax probability machine, and more
  • Discusses machine learning techniques, including classification, clustering, regression, web mining, information retrieval and natural language processing
  • Covers supervised, unsupervised, reinforced, ensemble, and nature-inspired learning methods


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Table of Contents

1. Gravitational Search Algorithm With Chaos
Seyedali Mirjalili, Amir H. Gandomi
2. Textures and Rough Sets
Murat Diker
3. Hydrological time series forecasting using three different heuristic regression techniques
Ozgur Kisi, Jalal Shiri, Vahdettin Demir
4. A reflection on image classifications for forest ecology management: Towards landscape mapping and monitoring
Anusheema Chakraborty, Kamna Sachdeva, P.K. Joshi
5. An Intelligent Hybridization of ABC and LM Algorithms with Constraint Engineering Applications
Erdem Dilmen, Selim Yilmaz, Selami Beyhan
6. Network Intrusion Detection Model based on Fuzzy-Rough Classifiers
Ashalata Panigrahi, Manas Ranjan Patra
7. Efficient System Reliability Analysis of Earth Slopes Based on Support Vector Machine Regression Models
S. Metya, T. Mukhopadhyay, S. Adhikari , G. Bhattacharya
8.  Predicting Short-Term Congested Traffic Flow on Urban Motorway Networks
Taiwo Adetiloye and Anjali Awasthi
9. Object Categorization Using Adaptive Graph-based Semi-supervised Learning
F. Dornaika, A. Bosaghzadeh, H. Salmane, and Y. Ruichek
10. Hemodynamic Model Inversion by Iterative Extended Kalman Smoother
Serdar Aslan
11. Improved Sparse Approximation Models for Stochastic Computations
Tanmoy Chatterjee, Rajib Chowdhury
12. Symbol Detection in Multiple Antenna Wireless Systems via Ant Colony Optimization
Manish Mandloi, Vimal Bhatia
13. Application of particle swarm optimization to solve robotic assembly line balancing problems
J Mukund Nilakantan, S.G. Ponnambalam, Peter Nielsen
14. The cuckoo optimization algorithm and its applications
Mohamed Arezki Mellal, Edward J. Williams
15. Hybrid Intelligent Model Based on Least Squared Support Vector Regression and Artificial Bee Colony Optimization for Time Series Modeling and Forecasting Horizontal Displacement of Hydropower Dam
Tien Bui, Kien-Trinh Thi Bui, Quang-Thanh Bui, Chinh Van Doan, Nhat-Duc Hoang
16. Modelling the axial capacity of bored piles using multi-objective feature selection, functional network and multivariate adaptive regression spline
Ranajeet Mohanty, Shakti Suman, Sarat Kumar Das
17. Transient stability constrained optimal power flow using chaotic whale optimization algorithm
Dharmbir Prasad, Aparajita Mukherjee, V. Mukherjee
18. Slope Stability Evaluation Using Radial Basis Function Neural Network, Least Squares Support Vector Machines, and Extreme Learning Machine
Nhat-Duc Hoang, Dieu Tien Bui
19. Alternating Decision Trees
Melanie Po-Leen Ooi, Hong Kuan Sok, Ye Chow Kuang, Serge Demidenko
20. Scene Understanding Using Deep Learning
Farzad Husain, Babette Dellen, Carme Torras
21. Deep Learning for Coral Classification
Ammar Mahmood, Mohammed Bennamoun, Senjian An, Ferdous Sohel, Farid Boussaid, Renae Hovey, Gary Kendrick, Robert B. Fisher
22. A Deep Learning Framework for Classifying Mysticete Sounds
Stavros Ntalampiras
23. Unsupervised deep learning for data-driven reliability and risk analysis of engineered systems
Peng Jiang, Mojtaba Maghrebi, Alan Crosky, Serkan Saydam
24. Applying Machine Learning Algorithms in Landslide Susceptibility Assessments
Paraskevas Tsangaratos, Ioanna Ilia
25. MDHS-LPNN: A hybrid FOREX predictor model using a Legendre polynomial Neural Network with a Modified Differential Harmony Search technique
Rajashree Dash, Pradipta Kishore Dash
26. A Neural Model of Attention and Feedback for Computing Perceived Brightness in Vision
Ashish Bakshi, Kuntal Ghosh
27. Support Vector Machine: Principles, Parameters and Applications
Raoof Gholami, Nikoo Fakhari
28. Evolving Radial Basis Function Networks using Moth-Flame Optimizer
Hossam Faris, Ibrahim Aljarah, Seyedali Mirjalili
29. Application of Fuzzy Methods in Power system Problems
Sajad Madadi, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammdi-Ivatloo
30. Application of Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm in Power system Problems
Milad Zamani-Gargari, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo
31. Optimum Design of Composite Steel-Concrete Floors Based on a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm
Mohamed G. Sahab, Vassili V. Toropov, Amir H. Gandomi
32. A Comparative Study of Image Segmentation Algorithms and Descriptors for Building Detection
F. Dornaika, A. Moujahid, Y. El Merabet, Y. Ruichek
33. Object-Oriented Random Forest for High Resolution Land Cover Mapping Using Quickbird-2 Imagery
Taskin Kavzoglu


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About the Editor

Pijush Samui

Dr. Pijush Samui obtained his B.E. at Bengal Engineering at Science University; M.Sc. at Indian Institute of Science; Ph.D. at Indian Institute of Science. He worked as a postdoctoral fellow at University of Pittsburgh (USA) and Tampere University of Technology (Finland). At University of Pittsburgh, he worked on numerical modeling of rock cutting and application of Support Vector Machine (SVM) in Geotechnical Engineering. He is the recipient of CIMO fellowship from Finland. Dr. Samui worked as a guest editor in "Disaster Advances" journal. He also serves as an editorial board member in several international journals. Dr. Samui is editor of International Journal of Geomatics and Geosciences. He is the reviewer of several journal papers. Dr. Samui is a Fellow of the International Congress of Disaster Management and Earth Science India. Dr. Samui is the member of several national and international professional societies like Indian Geotechnical Society, Institution of Engineers, Indian Science Congress, World Federation of Soft Computing, and Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation (JWG-DMR).

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna, Bihar, India

Sanjiban Sekhar Roy

Sanjiban Sekhar Roy is a Senior Associate Professor at the School of Computer Science and Engineering at VIT University. His primary courses focus on algorithm design and analysis, computer programming and problem solving, knowledge based systems, and agent based intelligence. He has published numerous journal articles on neural computing, neural networks, support vector machines, image processing and pattern recognition. He serves as a reviewer for the International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms and the International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing. He has received three publication awards for his research from VIT University.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor (Senior), School of Computer Science and Engineering, VIT University, Vellore, India

Valentina Balas

Valentina E. Balas is currently Full Professor at “Aurel Vlaicu” University of Arad, Romania. She is author of more than 180 research papers. Her research interests are in intelligent systems, fuzzy control, and soft Computing. She is Editor-in Chief to International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms (IJAIP) and to IJCSE. Dr. Balas is member of EUSFLAT, ACM and a SM IEEE, and a member of TC – EC and TC-FS (IEEE CIS), TC – SC (IEEE SMCS), Joint Secretary FIM.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Automation and Applied Informatics, Faculty of Engineering, Aurel Vlaicu University of Arad, Romania

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