Monday 27 February 2012

WCCI: Authors should wait till Friday 2nd of March before submitting their final papers.

Monday 20 February 2012

WCCI Paper acceptance notification

WCCI paper acceptance notification has been postponed to Feb. 22, 2012.

Wednesday 15 February 2012

IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Vol. 9, No. 2, March/April 2012

A Hybrid EKF and Switching PSO Algorithm for Joint State and Parameter Estimation of Lateral Flow Immunoassay Models
Nianyin Zeng, Zidong Wang, Yurong Li, Min Du, Xiaohui Liu

A New Efficient Algorithm for the Gene-Team Problem on General Sequences
Biing-Feng Wang, Chung-Chin Kuo, Shang-Ju Liu, Chien-Hsin Lin

A New Efficient Data Structure for Storage and Retrieval of Multiple Biosequences
Sascha Steinbiss, Stefan Kurtz

A Swarm Intelligence Framework for Reconstructing Gene Networks: Searching for Biologically Plausible Architectures
Kyriakos Kentzoglanakis, Matthew Poole

Algorithms for Reticulate Networks of Multiple Phylogenetic Trees
Zhi-Zhong Chen, Lusheng Wang

Antilope?A Lagrangian Relaxation Approach to the de novo Peptide Sequencing Problem
Sandro Andreotti, Gunnar W. Klau, Knut Reinert

Constructing and Drawing Regular Planar Split Networks
Andreas Spillner, Binh T. Nguyen, Vincent Moulton

DICLENS: Divisive Clustering Ensemble with Automatic Cluster Number
Selim Mimaroglu, Emin Aksehirli

Efficient Maximal Repeat Finding Using the Burrows-Wheeler Transform and Wavelet Tree
M. Oguzhan Kulekci, Jeffrey Scott Vitter, Bojian Xu

Eigen-Genomic System Dynamic-Pattern Analysis (ESDA): Modeling mRNA Degradation and Self-Regulation
Daifeng Wang, Mia K. Markey, Claus O. Wilke, Ari Arapostathis

GSGS: A Computational Approach to Reconstruct Signaling Pathway Structures from Gene Sets
Lipi R. Acharya, Thair Judeh, Zhansheng Duan, Michael G. Rabbat, Dongxiao Zhu

Identification of Differentially Expressed Genes for Time-Course Microarray Data Based on Modified RM ANOVA
Ola ElBakry, M. Omair Ahmad, M.N.S. Swamy

Identifying Bacterial Virulent Proteins by Fusing a Set of Classifiers Based on Variants of Chou's Pseudo Amino Acid Composition and on Evolutionary Information
Loris Nanni, Alessandra Lumini, Dinesh Gupta, Aarti Garg

Molecular Dynamics Trajectory Compression with a Coarse-Grained Model
Yi-Ming Cheng, Srinivasa Murthy Gopal, Sean M. Law, Michael Feig

Multiscale Binarization of Gene Expression Data for Reconstructing Boolean Networks
Martin Hopfensitz, Christoph Mussel, Christian Wawra, Markus Maucher, Michael Kuhl, Heiko Neumann, Hans A. Kestler

Mutation Region Detection for Closely Related Individuals without a Known Pedigree
Wenji Ma, Yong Yang, Zhi-Zhong Chen, Lusheng Wang

On Complexity of Protein Structure Alignment Problem under Distance Constraint
Aleksandar Poleksic

On the Elusiveness of Clusters
Steven M. Kelk, Celine Scornavacca, Leo van Iersel

Optimizing Phylogenetic Networks for Circular Split Systems
Paul Phipps, Sergey Bereg

Output-Sensitive Algorithms for Finding the Nested Common Intervals of Two General Sequences
Biing-Feng Wang

Parallelized Evolutionary Learning for Detection of Biclusters in Gene Expression Data
Qinghua Huang, Dacheng Tao, Xuelong Li, Alan Wee-Chung Liew

Quantum Gate Circuit Model of Signal Integration in Bacterial Quorum Sensing
Ioannis G. Karafyllidis

Robust Classification Method of Tumor Subtype by Using Correlation Filters
Shu-Lin Wang, Yi-Hai Zhu, Wei Jia, De-Shuang Huang

SimBioNeT: A Simulator of Biological Network Topology
Barbara Di Camillo, Marco Falda, Gianna Toffolo, Claudio Cobelli

Structural SCOP Superfamily Level Classification Using Unsupervised Machine Learning
Ulavappa B. Angadi, M. Venkatesulu

Subcellular Localization Prediction through Boosting Association Rules
Yongwook Yoon, Gary Geunbae Lee

The Impact of Normalization and Phylogenetic Information on Estimating the Distance for Metagenomes
Chien-Hao Su, Tse-Yi Wang, Ming-Tsung Hsu, Francis Cheng-Hsuan Weng, Cheng-Yan Kao, Daryi Wang, Huai-Kuang Tsai

The LASSO and Sparse Least Squares Regression Methods for SNP Selection in Predicting Quantitative Traits
Zeny Z. Feng, Xiaojian Yang, Sanjeena Subedi, Paul D. McNicholas

Sunday 12 February 2012

IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, Vol. 23, No. 1, January 2012

The following articles appear in the latest issue of IEEE Transactions on
Neural Networks and Learning Systems; Volume 23, Issue 1, January 2012.

The articles can be retrieved on IEEE Xplore:
or directly by clicking the individual paper URL below.

Volume 23, Issue 1, January 2012

1. Title: Neural Networks and Learning Systems Come Together
Authors: Derong Liu
Page(s): 1 - 6

2. Title: Extended Hamiltonian Learning on Riemannian Manifolds: Numerical Aspects
Authors: Fiori, S.
Page(s): 7 - 21

3. Title: Quantized Kernel Least Mean Square Algorithm
Authors: Badong Chen Songlin Zhao Pingping Zhu Principe, J.C.
Page(s): 22 - 32

4. Title: Fast and Robust Object Detection Using Asymmetric Totally Corrective Boosting
Authors: Peng Wang Chunhua Shen Barnes, N. Hong Zheng
Page(s): 33 - 46

5. Title: Assessing Granger Non-Causality Using Nonparametric Measure of Conditional Independence
Authors: Seth, S. Principe, J.C.
Page(s): 47 - 59

6. Title: Synchronization of Markovian Coupled Neural Networks With Nonidentical Node-Delays and Random Coupling Strengths
Authors: Xinsong Yang Jinde Cao Jianquan Lu
Page(s): 60 - 71

7. Title: Visualized Analysis of Mixed Numeric and Categorical Data Via Extended Self-Organizing Map
Authors: Chung-Chian Hsu Shu-Han Lin
Page(s): 72 - 86

8. Title: Robustness Analysis of Global Exponential Stability of Recurrent Neural Networks in the Presence of Time Delays and Random Disturbances
Authors: Yi Shen Jun Wang
Page(s): 87 - 96

9. Title: Fault Detection and Diagnosis of Induction Motors Using Motor Current Signature Analysis and a Hybrid FMM–CART Model
Authors: Seera, M. Chee Peng Lim Ishak, D. Singh, H.
Page(s): 97 - 108

10. Title: Existence and Uniqueness of Pseudo Almost-Periodic Solutions of Recurrent Neural Networks With Time-Varying Coefficients and Mixed Delays
Authors: Ammar, B. Cherif, F. Alimi, A.M.
Page(s): 109 - 118

11. Title: Variable Sampling Approach to Mitigate Instability in Networked Control Systems With Delays
Authors: Lopez-Echeverria, D. Magana, M.E.
Page(s): 119 - 126

12. Title: Tree-Structured Feature Extraction Using Mutual Information
Authors: Oveisi, F. Oveisi, S. Erfanian, A. Patras, I.
Page(s): 127 - 137

13. Title: Adaptive Dynamic Output Feedback Neural Network Control of Uncertain MIMO Nonlinear Systems With Prescribed Performance
Authors: Kostarigka, A.K. Rovithakis, G.A.
Page(s): 138 - 149

14. Title: Compact Image Representation Model Based on Both nCRF and Reverse Control Mechanisms
Authors: Hui Wei Xiao-Mei Wang Loi Lei Lai
Page(s): 150 - 162

15. Title: Model Selection for Gaussian Kernel PCA Denoising
Authors: Jorgensen, K.W. Hansen, L.K.
Page(s): 163 - 168

16. Title: Multinomial Least Angle Regression
Authors: Gluhovsky, I.
Page(s): 169 - 174

17. Title: Nonlinear System Modeling With Random Matrices: Echo State Networks Revisited
Authors: Bai Zhang Miller, D.J. Yue Wang
Page(s): 175 - 182

18. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks & Learning Systems-Special issue on learning in nonevoltionary & evolving environments
Page(s): 183

Thursday 9 February 2012

CFP: Final Extended Deadlines and Call for Special Sessions/Workshops/Papers (ICIC 2012)

The Eighth International Conference on Intelligent Computing will be organized on July 25-29, 2012, in Huangshan (, China.

Workshop/Special Session Proposal Final Deadline: Extended to March 15, 2012
Paper Submission Final Deadline: Extended to March 31, 2012

The Conference Website:
The Online Paper Submission System:

A small number of selected high-quality papers will be extended for possible inclusion in two international journals (SCI):

- BMC Bioinformatics [10 papers] [IF>3.0]
- Neurocomputing [30 papers] [IF>1.4]

The remaining papers will be published by Springer Verlag, including Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences (LNCS)/ Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI)/ Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI)/ Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS).

For more information, please visit the conference website

Wednesday 8 February 2012

IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, Vol. 7, No. 1, February 2012

1. CIS Publication Spotlight [Publication Spotlight]
Derong Liu Chin-Teng Lin Greenwood, G. Lucas, S. Zhengyou Zhang
Page(s): 6 - 7
Digital Object Identifier : 10.1109/MCI.2011.2177000

2. A Unified Framework for Symbiosis of Evolutionary Mechanisms with Application to Water Clusters Potential Model Design
Le, M. N. Ong, Y. S. Jin, Y. Sendhoff, B.
Page(s): 20 - 35
Digital Object Identifier : 10.1109/MCI.2011.2176995

3. Multiobjective Synthesis of Six-Bar Mechanisms Under Manufacturing and Collision-Free Constraints
Chen, C.-H. Liu, T.-K. Huang, I.-M. Chou, J.-H.
Page(s): 36 - 48
Digital Object Identifier : 10.1109/MCI.2011.2176996

4. The Degree of Consideration-Based Mechanism of Thought and Its Application to Artificial Creatures for Behavior Selection
Kim, J.-H. Ko, W.-R. Han, J.-H. Zaheer, S.A.S.
Page(s): 49 - 63
Digital Object Identifier : 10.1109/MCI.2011.2176999

5. Gesture Recognition Based on Localist Attractor Networks with Application to Robot Control [Application Notes]
Yan, R. Tee, K.P. Chua, Y. Li, H. Tang, H.
Page(s): 64 - 74
Digital Object Identifier : 10.1109/MCI.2011.2176767

6. Fuzzy Networks for Complex Systems: A Modular Rule Base Approach (Gegov, A.; 2010) [Book Review]
John, R.R.
Page(s): 76 - 77
Digital Object Identifier : 10.1109/MCI.2011.2176777

Tuesday 7 February 2012

CIS Social Media

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CFP: IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications (IEEE CIMSA 2012)

2012 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications
Tianjin, China, 2-4 July 2012
Sponsored by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society and the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society


Papers are solicited on all aspects of computational intelligence technologies for measurement systems and the related applications, from the points of view of both theory and practice. This includes but is not limited to: intelligent measurement systems; accuracy and precision of neural and fuzzy components; intelligent sensor fusion; intelligent monitoring and control systems; neural and fuzzy technologies for identification, prediction, and control of complex dynamic systems; evolutionary monitoring and control; neural and fuzzy signal/image processing for industrial and environmental applications; image understanding and recognition; soft-computing technologies for robotics and vision; soft computing technologies for medical and bioengineering applications; hybrid systems; fuzzy and neural components for embedded systems; hardware implementation of neural and fuzzy systems for measurements; neural, fuzzy and genetic/evolutionary algorithms for system optimization and cal! ibration; neural and fuzzy diagnosis of components and systems; reliability of fuzzy and neural components; fault tolerance and testing in fuzzy and neural components; neural and fuzzy techniques for quality measurement.


Details for the submission and all information concerning the symposium can be found at the symposium web site at Acceptance/rejection: 30 April 2012
Final manuscript: 1 June 2012

Submission implies willingness to register at the conference, pay the registration fee and present the paper in person. Papers will be included in the proceedings only if at least one author will register and pay the registration fee by 1 June 2012 (member and non-member fees only are acceptable to this purpose) - no exceptions. Papers included in the proceedings will also be included in the IEEE Xplore digital library only if the paper will be presented in person at the conference by one of the authors. If an author covers more than one paper with her/his registration to guarantee inclusion in the proceedings, she/he must pay a 50 US$ surcharge for each paper in excess of one.

Monday 6 February 2012

Deadline extension - 2012 International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN 2012)

2012 International Symposium on Neural Networks (ISNN 2012)
July 11-14, 2012, Shenyang, China

We have extended the deadline for paper submission of ISNN 2012 to
February 15, 2012.

Prospective authors are invited to contribute high-quality papers to
ISNN 2012. Please go to to submit your

All papers accepted by and presented at ISNN 2012 will be published by
Springer as multiple volumes of LNCS which will be indexed by EI and
ISTP. Selected papers will be published in special issues of several
SCI journals. In addition, proposals for special sessions within the
technical scopes of the symposium are solicited. Special sessions, to
be organized by internationally recognized experts, aim to bring
together researchers in special focused topics.

The IEEE Computational Intelligence Society is a technical co-sponsor
of ISNN 2012.

Gary Yen, General Chair
Huaguang Zhang, General Chair
Leszek Rutkowski, Program Committee Chair
Jun Wang, Program Committee Chair

Sunday 5 February 2012

Join/Renew IEEE CIS Membership

On behalf of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS), we want
to thank you for being one of our valued members during 2011! Our
society has grown to 7,065 members as of December, 2011, the highest
membership ever. The number of CIS chapters all over the world has grown
to the record high of 91. We would like to continue in our role as the
preferred association in computational intelligence worldwide together
with you, and for you!

The 2012 membership year has begun, and you can renew your IEEE CIS
membership online at any time. We warmly encourage you to renew your
valuable membership in CIS, in addition to your IEEE membership. This
year the IEEE CIS membership dues are US $26 for regular members and US
$13 for students/graduate students. With your membership you will
receive many benefits. Please visit our website at
for more information and details.

If you already renewed your membership with CIS, we thank you! We are
pleased that you are staying with us in 2012. If you have renewed only
the IEEE membership, you can easily add the CIS membership at any time
by visiting the IEEE website,

If you have not renewed your IEEE membership but would like to stay in
both the IEEE and the CIS, please visit the IEEE web site and renew both the IEEE and the CIS memberships.

Pablo A. Estevez
Vice President - Members Activities
IEEE Computational Intelligence Society