Thursday 21 June 2012

WCCI 2012 Photos

We have uploaded some photos taken in WCCI 2012 to our Facebook Page ( Go and take a look to see if you were captured. Try to locate and contact your (new) friends. If you want us to upload photos for you, you can send your photos to

Sunday 17 June 2012

Let's meet again in 2013

WCCI 2012 is over. We miss you. Let's meet again at IJCNN@Dallas, FUZZ-IEEE@Hyderabad, CEC@Cancun, and SSCI@Singapore in 2013!

Wednesday 13 June 2012

Our next CIS Webinar

If you are interested in smart grids and fuzzy systems, come and attend our webinar. Ask our experts  questions and let's brainstorm some new ideas for research.

Speaker: Prof. Alfredo CCARO, Italy : (
Title: “Decentralized Coordination in Smart Grids by Self Organizing Dynamic Fuzzy Agents”.
Date and Time: June 27th, 2012 at 3:00 pm, Italy time.

CIS Game AI Competition Portal

You can find lots of useful information about the game AI competition here ( Let's have something planned for the next game AI competitions!

Friday 8 June 2012

Brisbane, get there?

WCCI starts tomorrow. Have you arrived at Brisbane yet? Post something on our Facebook Page (or other social media) to make new friends!

Thursday 7 June 2012

IEEE Transactions on Autonomous Mental Development, Vol.4, No.1, March 2012

1. Episodic-Like Memory for Cognitive Robots
Stachowicz, D.; Kruijff, G.M.
Page(s): 1-16
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TAMD.2011.2159004

2. A Model to Explain the Emergence of Imitation Development Based on Predictability Preference
Minato, T.; Thomas, D.; Yoshikawa, Y.; Ishiguro, H.
Page(s): 17-28
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TAMD.2011.2158098

3. Symbolic Models and Emergent Models: A Review
Juyang Weng
Page(s): 29-53
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TAMD.2011.2159113

4. A Behavior-Grounded Approach to Forming Object Categories: Separating Containers From Noncontainers
Griffith, S.; Sinapov, J.; Sukhoy, V.; Stoytchev, A.
Page(s): 54-69
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TAMD.2011.2157504

5. Autonomous Learning of High-Level States and Actions in Continuous Environments
Mugan, J.; Kuipers, B.
Page(s): 70-86
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TAMD.2011.2160943

6. A Goal-Directed Visual Perception System Using Object-Based Top-Down Attention
Yuanlong Yu; Mann, G.K.I.; Gosine, R.G.
Page(s): 87-103
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TAMD.2011.2163513

Wednesday 6 June 2012

IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 20, issue 2, 2012

1. Human Gait Modeling Using a Genetic Fuzzy Finite State Machine
Author(s): Alvarez-Alvarez, A.; Trivino, G.; Cordon, O.
Page(s): 205 - 223

2. An Automatic Approach for Learning and Tuning Gaussian Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Membership Functions Applied to Lung CAD Classification System
Author(s): Hosseini, R.; Qanadli, S.D.; Barman, S.; Mazinani, M.; Ellis, T.; Dehmeshki, J.
Page(s): 224 - 234

3. Exact Output Regulation for Nonlinear Systems Described by Takagi-Sugeno Fuzzy Models
Author(s): Meda-Campana, J.A.; Gomez-Mancilla, J.C.; Castillo-Toledo, B.
Page(s): 235 - 247

4. A Linguistic Approach to Influencing Decision Behavior
Author(s): Petry, F.E.; Yager, R.R.
Page(s): 248 - 261

5. Second-Order Sliding Fuzzy Interval Type-2 Control for an Uncertain System With Real Application
Author(s): Manceur, M.; Essounbouli, N.; Hamzaoui, A.
Page(s): 262 - 275

6. Genetic Training Instance Selection in Multiobjective Evolutionary
Fuzzy Systems: A Coevolutionary Approach
Author(s): Antonelli, M.; Ducange, P.; Marcelloni, F.
Page(s): 276 - 290

7. Fuzzy Time Series Forecasting With a Probabilistic Smoothing Hidden Markov Model
Author(s): Yi-Chung Cheng; Sheng-Tun Li
Page(s): 291 - 304

8. T¨CS Fuzzy Model Identification With a Gravitational Search-Based Hyperplane Clustering Algorithm
Author(s): Chaoshun Li; Jianzhong Zhou; Bo Fu; Pangao Kou; Jian Xiao
Page(s): 305 - 317

9. Exponential Stabilization for a Class of Nonlinear Parabolic PDE Systems via Fuzzy Control Approach
Author(s): Huai-Ning Wu; Jun-Wei Wang; Han-Xiong Li
Page(s): 318 - 329

10. An Improved Input Delay Approach to Stabilization of Fuzzy Systems Under Variable Sampling
Author(s): Xun-Lin Zhu; Bing Chen; Dong Yue; Youyi Wang
Page(s): 330 - 341

11. Reliable Fuzzy Control for Active Suspension Systems With Actuator Delay and Fault
Author(s): Hongyi Li; Honghai Liu; Huijun Gao; Peng Shi
Page(s): 342 - 357

12. A Fuzzy Approach for Multitype Relational Data Clustering
Author(s): Jian-Ping Mei; Lihui Chen
Page(s): 358 - 371

13. A Fuzzy System Constructed by Rule Generation and Iterative Linear SVR
for Antecedent and Consequent Parameter Optimization
Author(s): Chia-Feng Juang; Cheng-Da Hsieh
Page(s): 372 - 384

14. A Novel Algorithm for Finding Reducts With Fuzzy Rough Sets
Author(s): Degang Chen; Lei Zhang; Suyun Zhao; Qinghua Hu; Pengfei Zhu
Page(s): 385 - 389

15. Solving Fuzzy Relational Equations Via Semitensor Product
Author(s): Daizhan Cheng; Jun-e Feng; Hongli Lv
Page(s): 390 - 396

16. On H¡Þ Filtering for Discrete-Time Takagi-Sugeno Fuzzy Systems
Author(s): Hui Zhang; Yang Shi; Mehr, A.S.
Page(s): 396 - 401

Tuesday 5 June 2012

IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems; Volume 23, Issue 6, June 2012

This issue published some papers on sparse representation, semi-supervised learning, spiking neural networks, high level classification, and multitask learning. We welcome you to submit your papers on these topics to IEEE TNNLS.

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

IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems;
Volume 23, Issue 6, June 2012

1. Title: Global Stability of Complex-Valued Recurrent Neural Networks With Time-Delays
Authors: Jin Hu; Jun Wang
Page(s): 853 - 865

2. Title: Robust Exponential Stability of Uncertain Delayed Neural Networks With Stochastic Perturbation and Impulse Effects
Authors: Tingwen Huang; Chuandong Li; Shukai Duan; Janusz A. Starzyk
Page(s): 866 - 875

3. Title: Sparse Tensor Discriminant Color Space for Face Verification
Authors: Su-Jing Wang; Jian Yang; Ming-Fang Sun; Xu-Jun Peng; Ming-Ming Sun; Chun-Guang Zhou
Page(s): 876 - 888

4. Title: Programming Time-Multiplexed Reconfigurable Hardware Using a Scalable Neuromorphic Compiler
Authors: Kirill Minkovich; Narayan Srinivasa; Jose M. Cruz-Albrecht; Youngkwan Cho; Aleksey Nogin
Page(s): 889 - 901

5. Title: Laplacian Embedded Regression for Scalable Manifold Regularization
Authors: Lin Chen; Ivor W. Tsang; Dong Xu
Page(s): 902 - 915

6. Title: Neural Assembly Computing
Authors: João Ranhel
Page(s): 916 - 927

7. Title: Extracting Representative Information to Enhance Flexible Data Queries
Authors: Jin Zhang; Guoqing Chen; Xiaohui Tang
Page(s): 928 - 941

8. Title: Robust Synchronization for 2-D Discrete-Time Coupled Dynamical Networks
Authors: Jinling Liang; Zidong Wang; Xiaohui Liu; Panos Louvieris
Page(s): 942 - 953

9. Title: Network-Based High Level Data Classification
Authors: Thiago Christiano Silva; Liang Zhao
Page(s): 954 - 970

10. Title: Neural Network Structure for Spatio-Temporal Long-Term Memory
Authors: Vu Anh Nguyen; Janusz A. Starzyk; Wooi-Boon Goh; Daniel Jachyra
Page(s): 971 - 983

11. Title: Feedback Optimal Control of Distributed Parameter Systems by Using Finite-Dimensional Approximation Schemes
Authors: Angelo Alessandri; Mauro Gaggero; Riccardo Zoppoli
Page(s): 984 - 996

12. Title: Generalized SMO Algorithm for SVM-Based Multitask Learning
Authors: Feng Cai; Vladimir Cherkassky
Page(s): 997 - 1003

13. Title: Complexity-Reduced Scheme for Feature Extraction With Linear Discriminant Analysis
Authors: Yuxi Hou; Iickho Song; Hwang-Ki Min; Cheol Hoon Park
Page(s): 1003 - 1009

Monday 4 June 2012