Lawrence J. Mazlack


Recent and Selected Papers

Journals and proceedings are refereed and full length unless otherwise noted (newsletters are editorially reviewed)

"Need For Causal Modeling Approximations," Proceeding of The 5th IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent System, Qingdao, September 17-19, 2011

"Creating a Suicide Note Analysis Model Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps" (with Ethan White), Proceedings 2011 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ICAI'11), Las Vegas, July, 2011

"Causal Modeling Approximations In The Medical Domain," Proceeding of 2011 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), Taipei, June 27-30, 2011

"Discerning Suicide Notes Causality Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps," Proceeding of 2011 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), Taipei, June 27-30, 2011

"Discovering Causality in Suicide Notes Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps" (with Ethan White), Proceedings of The 22nd Midwest Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science Conference (MAICS), Cincinnati, April 16-17

"On Computational Humor," (with Julia M. Taylor) IEEE Potentials Magazine, in press

"Approximate Representations In The Medical Domain," Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, Toronto, August 31 - September 3, 2010

"Lexico-Syntactic Causal Pattern Text Mining" (with Sonali Joshi, Manali Pangaonkar, Swathi Seethakkagari) Proceedings of the 14th WSEAS International Conference on Computers, Corfu, July 23-25, 2010, 446-452

"Verifying OWL Ontology Correctness Using Max-Heaps" (with Ethan White) Proceedings of the 14th WSEAS International Conference on Computers, Corfu, July 23-25, 2010, 579-583

"Measuring The Degree Of Similarity Between Web Ontologies" (with Abhik Banerjee, Hareendra Munimadugu, Srinivasa Vedanarayanan) Proceedings of the 14th WSEAS International Conference on Computers, Corfu, July 23-25, 2010, 584-589

"Computationally Recognizing Causality In An Imprecise World," Proceedings of the 14th WSEAS International Conference on Computers, Plenary Lecture, abstract, Corfu, July 23-25, 2010, 27

"Weaknesses Of DAGs For Imprecise General Causal Representations," Proceedings of the 29th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Annual Conference (NAFIPS 2010), Toronto, July 12-14, 2010

"Inherently Imprecise Causal Complexes," Proceedings of the 29th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Annual Conference (NAFIPS 2010), Cincinnati, July 12-14, 2010

"Difficulties Of Directed Acyclic Graphs As A General Causal Representation," Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Knowledge Engineering (ISKE2009), Hasselt, Belgium, November. 27-28, 2009

"General Causal Representations In The Medical Domain," Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI'09), Yantai, China, October 17-19, 2009

"Ontology Granularity and Rough Equality of Concepts," (with Pavel Klinov) Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing (IEEE GrC 09), Nanchang, China, August 17-19, 2009, 1298-1303

"Graph Weaknesses In Commonsense Causal Representation," Proceedings of the WSEAS 13th international conference on Computers, Rhodos, July 23-25, 2010, 435-440

"Representing Causality Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps" Proceedings of the 28th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Annual Conference (NAFIPS 2009), Cincinnati, June 14-17, 2009

"Suicide Note Classification Using Natural Language Processing: A Content Analysis," (with John P. Pestian , P. Matykiewicz, R. Kowatch, J. Grupp-Phelan, A. Leenaars) Proceedings of the American Association of Suicidology, San Francisco, April 15-18, 2009

"Inadequacy Of Directed Acyclic Graphs (DAGs)," Proceedings ICDM 2009 (International Conference on Data Management), also in Advances In Computer Science & Engineering, P. Garg, S. Routray, M. Gupta (eds), Macmillan, February 25-26, 2009, 1-15

"Identifying Appropriate Methodologies and Strategies for Vertical Mining with Incomplete Data," WSEAS Transactions On Computers, Issue 12, v 7, December 2008, 1906-1915

"Vertical Mining With Incomplete Data," Proceedings 10th WSEAS International Conference on Mathematical Methods, Computational Techniques And Intelligent Systems (MAMECTIS '08), Corfu, Greece, October 26-28, 2008, 380-385

"Using Imprecise Complexes To Computationally Recognize Causal Relations In Very Large Data Sets," Proceedings Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU), Torremolinos, Spain, June, 2008

"Inexact Multiple-Grained Causal Complexes," in Data Mining: Foundations and Practice, Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCI), 118, T. Y. Lin, Y. Xie, A. Wasilewska, C. Liau (eds), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, book chapter, 231­249, 2008

"Naïve Rules Do Not Consider Underlying Causality," in Data Mining: Foundations and Practice, Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCI), 118, T. Y. Lin, Y. Xie, A. Wasilewska, C. Liau (eds), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, book chapter, 213-229, 2008

"On Perception of Size: Comparing Gigantic Mice and Tiny Elephants," (with Julia M. Taylor), Proceedings 2008 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS, 2008), May 19-22, 2008, New York

"Imprecise Causality in Large Data Sets," Proceedings 2008 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS, 2008), May 19-22, 2008, New York

"Interval Rough Mereology and Description Logic: An Approach To Formal Treatment Of Imprecision In The Semantic Web Ontologies" (with Pavel Klinov, Julia M. Taylor) Journal of Web Intelligence and Agent Technology, v 6, n 2, 2008, 157-174

"A Description Logic Based Approach to Computational Humor" (with Julia M. Taylor, Pavel Klinov) in New Approaches to the Linguistics of Humor, D. Popa, S. Attardo (eds), Galati: Dunarea de Jos University Press, Rumenia (book chapter), 2007

"Multiple Component Computational Recognition of Children's Jokes" (with Julia M. Taylor) Proceedings 2007 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2007), Montreal, October 7-10, 2007, 1194-1199

"General Imprecise Causal Reasoning Representations," Proceedings 2007 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2007), Montreal, October, 2007, 480-485

"Reverse Engineering Humor" (with Julia Taylor) Proceedings CogSci 2007, (abstract), Nashville, August, 2007, 1866

"On Possible Applications of Rough Mereology to Handling Granularity in Ontological Knowledge" (with Pavel Klinov) Proceedings AAAI-07 (22nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence), v 2, Vancouver, July 22-26, 2007 (abstract, poster), 1876-1877

"An into Computational Recognition of Children's Jokes" (with Julia M. Taylor) Proceedings AAAI-07 (22nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence), v 2, Vancouver, July 22-26, 2007 (abstract, poster), 1904-1905

"Cyclic Causal Complexes," 26h International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2007) Proceedings, San Diego, June 24-27, 2007, 421-426

"Recognition Of Phonological Children's Jokes Based On Three Components Of Computer Processing" (with Julia M. Taylor) 2007 International Humor Conference of The International Society for Humor Studies, Newport, RI, USA, June, 2007 (refereed, all proceedings abstract only)

"Interval Rough Mereology for Approximating Hierarchical Knowledge" (with Pavel Klinov) Proceedings Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining and Granular Computing (RSFDGrC '07), Lecture Notes In Artificial Intelligence, Springer-Verlag, Toronto, May 14-16, 2007, 557-564

"Inexact Causality," (invited) SCIS & ISIS 2006 Conference (Joint 3rd International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems and 7th International Symposium on advanced Intelligent Systems), Tokyo, September 20-24, 2006

"Data Mining & Possibly Imprecise Granular Causal Complexes," Proceedings 2006 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2006), Montreal, June 3-6, 2006, 90-95

"Fuzzy Rough Approach To Handling Imprecision In Semantic Web Ontologies," (with Pavel Klinov) Proceedings 2006 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2006), Montreal, June 3-6, 2006, 142-147

"Description Logic Based Approximate Joke Comparison," (with Julia M. Taylor) Proceedings 2006 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2006), Montreal, June 3-6, 2006, 311-316

"Granulating Semantic Web Ontologies" (with Pavel Klinov) Proceedings 2006 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing (GrC 2006), Atlanta, May 10-12, 2006, 431-434

"Data Mining Possibly Fuzzy Nested Granular Causal Complexes," Proceedings BISCSE05: Forging New Frontiers, Berkeley, CA, November, 2005

"Commonsense Causal Modeling in the Data Mining Context," book chapter in: Foundations and Novel Approaches in Data Mining, T. Y. Lin, S. Ohsuga, C. J. Liau, X. Hu (eds), Springer-Verlag, November, 2005, 3-22

"Granular Nested Causal Complexes," book chapter in: Intelligent Data Mining Techniques and Applications: Studies in Computational Intelligence, v5, D. Ruan, C. Chen, E. Kerre, G. Wets (eds), July, 2005, 23-49

"Toward Computational Recognition of Humorous Intent," (with Julia M. Taylor) Proceedings Cognitive Science Conference 2005 (CogSci 2005), Stresa, Italy, July 21-23, 2005, 2166-2171 (pdf)

"Imperfect Commonsense Granular Determinism," IEEE GrC-2005 - IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing, v 2, Beijing, July 25-27, 2005, 565-570

"Computational Recognition of Humorous Intent," (with Julia Taylor) 2005 International Humor Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies, Youngstown, Ohio, June, 2005 (refereed abstract only, presentation)

"Commonsense Imprecise Satisficing Causal Complexes," Proceedings 2005 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2005), June 22-25, 2005, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 389-394

"Approximate Joke Similarity," (with Julia M. Taylor) Proceedings 2005 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2005), June 22-25, 2005, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 145-149

"Domain-Specific Ontology Merging for the Semantic Web," (with Julia M. Taylor, Daniel Poliakov) Proceedings 2005 Annual Meeting of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2005), June 22-25, 2005, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 418-423

"Focused Statistical Joke Generation," (with Julia M. Taylor) 2005 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Proceedings, Las Vegas, June 27-30, 2005, 165-174

"Approximate Metrics For Autonomous Semantic Web Ontology Merging," (with Bartley Richardson) FUZZ-IEEE 2005 Proceedings, Reno, May 22-25, 2005, 1014-1019

"Autonomous Granulation Using The Mountain Method," (with Yaoyao Zhu, Aijing He) International Journal Of Intelligent Systems, April, 2005, v 20, n 4, 415-432

"Association Rules Without Understanding the Underlying Causality Can Lead to Naïve Decisions," Proceedings Third International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA'04), Louisville, December, 2004, 312-319

"Naïve Decisions Using Rules That Do Not Take Into Account The Underlying Causality," IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM'04), Workshop: Foundations of Data Mining, November, 2004, (Workshop published online) to appear as an expanded chapter in a book published by Springer-Verlag

"Humorous Word Play Recognition," (with Julia M. Taylor) International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics Proceedings, The Hague, The Netherlands, October 10-13, 2004, 3306-3311 (pdf)

"Mining Causality From Imperfect Data," 6th International FLINS Conference on Applied Computational Intelligence Proceedings, in Applied Computational Intelligence, Da Ruan, et. al. (ed), Blankenberge, Belgium, September, 2004, 155-160 (pdf)

"Multi-Modal Data Fusion: A Description," (with Sarah Coppock) Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag GmbH, v 3214 / 2004 (Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems: 8th International Conference, KES2004), Wellington, New Zealand, September 22-24, 2004, 1136-1142 (pdf)

"Imprecise Nested Granular Complexes," FUZZ-IEEE Proceedings, v 1, Budapest, August 25-29, 2004, 91-96 (pdf)

"Computationally Recognizing Wordplay In Jokes," (with Julia Taylor) Cognitive Science Conference Proceedings (CogSci 2004), August 5-7, 2004, Chicago, 1315-1320 (pdf)

"Computational Approach To Recognizing Wordplay In Jokes," (with Julia Taylor) 2004 International Humor Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies (refereed, abstracts only), Dijon, France, June, 2004 (pdf) (ppt)

"Approximate Ontology Merging For The Semantic Web," (with Bartley Richardson) 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2004) Proceedings, Banff, June 27-30, 2004, 641-646 (pdf)

"Causal Satisficing And Markoff Models In The Context Of Data Mining," 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2004) Proceedings, Banff, June 27-30, 2004, 407-412 (pdf)

"Granular Causality Speculations," 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2004) Proceedings, Banff, June 27-30, 2004, 690-695 (pdf)

"Imperfect Causality," Fundamenta Informaticae Journal, v 59, 2004, 1-11

"Discovery of Causality Possibilities," International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, v 18, n 1, 2004, 63-73

"Causality Recognition For Data Mining In An Inherently Ill Defined World," Keynote Speech, On Methods And Applications Of Knowledge Discovery To Support Intelligent Business Decisions, Hasselt, Belgium, February, 2004 (invited)

"Need For Causality Recognition When Data Mining In An Inherently Ill Defined World," 2003 BISC FLINT-CIBI International Joint Workshop On Soft Computing For Internet And Bioinformatics, December, 2003 (pdf)

"Commonsense Causal Modeling In The Data Mining Context," IEEE ICDM Proceedings, Melbourne, Florida, November 19-22, 2003

"Rough Sets Used In The Measurement Of Similarity Of Mixed Mode Data," (with Sarah Coppock) 22nd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2003) Proceedings, Chicago, June, 2003, 197-201 (pdf)

"Rough Nearest-Neighbor Classification Approach," (with Haiyun Bian) 22nd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2003) Proceedings, Chicago, June, 2003, 500-505 (pdf)

"Soft Multi-Modal Data Fusion," (with Sarah Coppock) FUZZ-IEEE Proceedings, May, 2003 (proceedings in CD format) (pdf)

"Imprecise Causality In Mined Rules," Proceedings: Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining, and Granular Computing: 9th International Conference, RSFDGrC 2003, Chongqing, China (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, v 2639 / 2003) May, 2003, 581-588

"Discovery In Sequential Text Mining," (with Haiyun Bian) Business Research Yearbook: Global Business Perspectives, Biberman, Alkhafaji (eds), v 10, April, 2003,124-128 (pdf)

"Multi-Modal Data Fusion Questions," (with Sarah Coppock) Proceedings Fourth International Conference on Intelligent Data Engineering and Automated Learning (IDEAL'03), Hong Kong, March 2003

"Using Soft Computing Techniques To Integrate Multiple Kinds Of Attributes In Data Mining," (with Sarah Coppock) Proceedings Fifth FLINS Conference on Computational Intelligent Systems for Applied Research (FLINS 2002) in Computational Intelligent Systems For Applied Research, D. Ruan, P. D'hondt, E. E. Kerre (eds), Ghent, September, 2002, 137-144 (pdf)

"Causality Possibility Model Structures," International Workshop on Intelligent Knowledge Management Techniques Proceedings (IKOMAT'02), September 2002, Crema, Italy, published as: Intelligent Knowledge Management, A. Abraham, M. Bhattacharya, L. Jain (eds), Published with the KES 2003 Proceedings as: Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information Engineering Systems and Allied Technologies - KES 2003, IOS Press, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2002, 1571-1575

"Some Issues In Recognizing Causal Relationships," (with Sarah Coppock) CSCC 2002 Proceedings (part of 6th WSES Multiconference on Circuits, Systems, Communications & Computers), Rethymnon, June, 2002 , 413-418 (pdf)

"Representation, Uncertain Imprecision, And Dependency," Proceedings NAFIPS 2002, New Orleans, June, 2002 , 445-450 (pdf)

"Granulating Data On Non-Scalar Attribute Values," (with Sarah Coppock) 2002 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, 2002 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, FUZZ-IEEE'02. Proceedings, v 2, Honolulu, May, 2002, 944-9 (pdf)

"Experiments In Rough Set Based Data Mining," (with Sarah Coppock, Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu) Proceedings ANNIE 2001, St. Louis, November 4-7, 2001, published in: Smart Engineering Systems Design, v 11, C.H.Dagli (ed), ASME Press, New York, 339-344 (pdf)

"Quantification And Granulation," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics 2001, October, 2001, Tucson, 412-417

"Granulation Of Quantitative Association Rules," International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, v 3, n 2, June, 2001, 400-408

"Data Discovery Using Rough Set Based Reductive Partitioning: Some Experiments," (with Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu) Proceedings Joint 9th IFSA World Congress and 20th NAFIPS International Conference 2001, Vancouver, July, 2001, 203-208

"Considering Causality In Data Mining," Proceedings 5th WSES/IEEE World Multiconference (same article also appearing in: CD copy of proceedings, 2991-2996), July, 2001, 493-498

"Rough Set Based Reductive Data Mining or Who Died On The Titanic?" (with Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu) Bulletin of International Rough Set Society, v 5, n 1/2, May, 2001, 205-210

"Determining Causality In Association Rules" Business Research Yearbook: Global Business Perspectives, Biberman, Alkhafaji (eds), v 7, April, 2001, 101-105

"A Rough Set Approach In Choosing Partitioning Attributes," (with Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu, Sarah Coppock) Proceedings of the ISCA 13th International Conference (CAINE-2000), November, 2000, 1-6 (pdf)

"Approximate Clustering In Association Rules," 19th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2000), July, 2000, Atlanta, 256-260

"Finding Rules in Databases With Linear Complexity," IABD Proceedings, J. Biberman (ed), Chicago, March, 2000, 81-85

"Softly Focusing On Data," Proceedings of the 18th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS-99), New York City, July, 1999, 700-704 (pdf)

"Applying Reductive Clustering To Data Mining," Business Research Yearbook: Global Business Perspectives, J. Biberman, A. Alkhafaji (eds), v 6, March, 1999, 92-96

"Focus And Soft Computing In Unsupervised Database Mining," Proceedings International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU-98), Paris, July, 1998, 443-451

"Autonomous Database Mining And Disorder Measures," Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Foundations of Intelligent Systems (ISMIS'97), October, 1997, in Foundations of Intelligent Systems, Ras, Skowron (eds), 1997, Springer, 308-317

"Disorder Measures Supporting Autonomous, Imprecise Database Mining," Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS'97), September, 1997, 233-238

"Database Mining Supported by Approximate Reasoning Techniques," INFORMS Conference: AI & OR Techniques in Project Management Decision Analysis (abstracts only), Dallas, October,1997

"Soft computing applied to unsupervised database mining," SPIE Conference on Applications of Soft Computing, July, 1997, s 1-8

"Approximate Reasoning Applied To Unsupervised Database Mining," International Journal of Intelligent Systems, v 12, n 5, May, 1997, 391-414

"Understandable Database Mining and Approximate Reasoning," International Conference on Rough Sets and Soft Computing Proceedings (RSSC'97) held as part of Third Joint Conference On Information Systems, Research Triangle Park, March, 1997, v 3, 363-366

"Developing A Focus in Unsupervised Database Mining," ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC) Proceedings, San Jose, February, 1997, 187-191

"Database Mining By Learned Cognitive Dissonance Reduction," Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE '96), New Orleans, September, 1996, 1506-1511

"Understandable Database Mining in Imprecise Domains," Proceedings of Americas Conference on Information Systems, August, 1996, 428-430

"Unsupervised Database Discovery Through Dissonance Reduction And Uncertainty Management To Support Knowledge Extraction," (with Cynthia Flowers) Proceedings The International Conference on International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU-96), Granada, July, 1996, 917-922

"Aspects Of Approximate Reasoning Applied To Unsupervised Database Mining," Biennial Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS Proceedings (NAFIPS-96), June, 1996, 268-272

"Database Mining Using Imprecise Concept Formation," Proceedings ISCA 11th International Conference, San Francisco, March, 1996, 79-82

"Exploring Databases Using Cohesion," (with Cynthia Flowers, Richard Feinauer) DSI (Decision Sciences Institute) Conference Proceedings, Boston, November, 1995

"Impreciseness In Unguided Database Mining," (with Cynthia Flowers) ACM Workshop on Rough Sets and Database Mining Proceedings, Nashville, March, 1995

"Unguided Database Mining Founded On Dissonance Reduction," (with Richard Feinauer, Cynthia Flowers) Business Research Yearbook, A.F. Alkhafaji (ed), February, 1995, 533-537

"Identifying The Most Effective Approximate Reasoning Calculi For A Knowledge-Based System," (with Wonboo Lee) IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, v 23, n 6, September/October, 1993, 1417-1424 (pdf)

"Developing Expertise In Expert System Development By Developing Prototypes For Actual Commercial Applications," (with Roger A. Pick, Paul Tudor, Wallace R. Wood) ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference Proceedings, Kansas City, March, 1992, in a special edition of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, v 24, n 1, 81-86

"Parsimonious Expert Systems," DSI (Decision Science Institute) Proceedings, Miami, November, 1991, 476-478

"Efficient Knowledge-Based Decision Support In A Time-Stressed Environment," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Charlottesville, October 13-16, 1991, 1771-1776

"An Expert System For Suggesting Multi-lane Design Alternatives For Suburban Highways," (with Zubair F. Ghafoor) Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Charlottesville, October 13-16 , 1991, 1801-1806

"Predicting Performance In Information Systems," (with Zaman Matharsha) IAMM Proceedings, April, 1991

"Using Existing Knowledge Sources (Cases) To Build An Expert System," (with Sanjay Chadha, Roger Pick) Expert Systems: The International Journal of Knowledge Engineering, v 8, n 1, February, 1991, 3-12

"EXACT: Expert In Analog Circuit Topology," (with Mojgan , Joseph Nevin) Expert Systems With Applications Journal, v 2, n 2, 1991, 137-152

"Recognizing The Most Effective Of Approximate Reasoning Calculi For A Knowledge-Based System," (with Wonboo Lee, Roger Pick) Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Honolulu, January "Recognizing The Most Effective Of Approximate Reasoning Calculi For A Knowledge-Based System," January 8-11, 1991, 349-358

"Satisficing In Knowledge-Based Systems," Data And Knowledge Engineering Journal, v 5, n 2, July, 1990, 139-166

"Developing The Knowledge-Base To Select Advertising Media," (with Sanjay Chadha, Roger Pick) Proceedings Of The Tenth International General Conference on Expert Systems and Their Applications, Nanterre, May, 1990, 685-699

"A Knowledge-Base System For Analog Circuit Design," (with Mojgan , Joe Nevin) Proceedings Of The Specialized Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Electrical Engineering, Expert Systems And Their Applications, Avignon, May, 1990, 87-101

"Testing The Effectiveness Of Different Reasoning Calculi In An Expert System," (with Wonboo Lee) OUCC-89 Proceedings: Fuzzy Logic Programming, October, 1989

"Abstract Inference Structures To Support Variable Rule Structures For Expert Systems," Kybernetes Journal, v 18, n 5, 1989, 27-38

"Loan Officer: A Knowledge-Based System Designed As An Advisor To A Commercial Loan Officer," (with Y.L. Kritsky) IAMM Proceedings, March, 1989, 261-266

"Opportunistic Knowledge-Based Systems To Make Time Critical Decisions In Complex And Ambiguous Environments," Proceedings of the Twenty-Second Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Honolulu, January, 1989, 590-599

"Heuristic Principles Supporting Making Time Critical Decisions In Knowledge-Based Systems," Third International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems (ISMIS) Proceedings, Turin, October, 1988, Elsevier Science Publishing Co. Also published in Methodologies for Intelligent Systems, 3, Z.W. Ras, L. Saitta (eds), North Holland, 1988, 70-80

"Developing Machine Intelligence Conceptualization Categories," Proceedings of the 1987 IEEE Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, November, 1987, 154-157

"Abstract Inference Structures To Support The Integration Of Expert Systems And Databases," ACM SIGART International Symposium On Methodologies For Intelligent Systems, Charlotte, October, 1987, 123-130

"The Formation Of A Synergistic System By The Integration Of Databases And Knowledge-Bases," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Systems Engineering, September, 1987, 503-506; in: Cybernetics And Systems: The Way Ahead, J. Rose (ed), v 1, Thales Publications, Lancs. England, 1987, 92-95

"Machine Conceptualization Categories," Proceedings Of The Seventh International Congress of Cybernetics and Systems, London, September, 1987, 92-95

"Advanced Technology In Credit Control Decision Making," (with Wonboo Lee) Proceedings of 1986 Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) Honolulu, November, 1986, 206-208

"Taxonomic Ambiguities In Categorical Variations Needed To Support Machine Conceptualization," Proceedings Of The ACM SIGART International Symposium On Methodologies For Intelligent Systems, Knoxville, October 22-24, 1986, 325-332

"A Multi-threshold, Internal Rule Representation Form Used To Support User Modifiable Knowledge Based Systems," Data and Knowledge Engineering Journal, 1986, v 1, 327-336

Autonomy And The Human Element In Space (group project, final technical report), NASA-ASEE, Ames Research Center, December, 1985, 158 pages

"An Exercise In Engineering Circuit Design Using An Expert System," (with Samardar Mojgan , Joseph Nevin) Proceedings Of The Second IEEE Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications, Miami, December, 1985, 281-286

"Providing a Sufficiency Threshold Rule Structure For A Knowledge-Based System," Proceedings Of The First International Workshop on Expert Database Systems, Kiawah Island, South Carolina, v 2, October, 1984

"Providing A Grammatical Context For Human Motion Representation," Proceedings Of The 6th International Congress of Cybernetics and Systems, Paris, September, 1984

"A Knowledge Based Natural Language Interface To Existing Database Access Languages," Proceedings Of The Sixth European Joint Conference On Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-84), Pisa, Italy, September, 1984, 752-753

"Knowledge Driven Analysis Of Natural Language," Proceedings Of The International Conference on Systems Research, Informatics and Cybernetics (invited paper), Baden-Baden, July, 1984

"Resolution Of Ambiguities In Cartoons As An Illustration Of The Role Of Pragmatics In Natural Language Understanding," (with Noemi M. Paz) Kybernetes Journal, v 12, n 2, 1983, 99-106

Autonomy And The Human Element In Space, NASA Technical Report (group project, preliminary report), R. Freitas, editor, 1983, 146 pages

A Program To Transfer Computer Technology To Developing Countries, NAS (National Academy of Sciences) Program Report (group report), October, 1983

IEEE Standard Glossary Of Software Engineering Terminology, IEEE Std 729-1983, February, 1983 (named committee member)

Structured Problem Solving with Pascal, (text book), Holt, Rinehart, Winston

"Introducing Subprograms As The First Control Structure In An Introductory Course," ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference Proceedings, Orlando, February, 1983, in a special edition of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, v 15, n 1, 265-270

"Recognizing Humor In Newspaper Cartoons By Resolving Ambiguities Through Pragmatics," (with Noemi M. Paz) Proceedings Of The Fourth Annual Conference Of The Cognitive Science Society, Ann Arbor, August, 1982, 62-66

"Using The Dance To Investigate The Pragmatic/Semantic Boundary Between Artificial And Natural Languages," (with Laura Silver) Proceedings Of The Cognitive Science Conference, Ann Arbor, July, 1982, 54-58

"A Pattern Driven Analysis Of Queries Directed Toward Existing Databases," (with Richard Feinauer) Proceedings Of The Fifth European Conference On Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-82), Orsay, July, 1982

"Surface Analysis Of Queries Directed Toward A Database," (with Richard Feinauer) COLING82 Proceedings (Proceedings of the 9th conference on Computational linguistics), v 1 (also available as C82-1033 in: The ACL Anthology, A Digital Archive of Research Papers, Prague, July 5-10, 1982, 207-214

"The Interpretation Of Queries Using A Set Partitioning Algorithm," (with W.E. Leigh, J. Evans) Proceedings Of The Western American Institute For Decision Sciences Conference, San Diego, March, 1982

"Enhancing Computer Knowledge In Less Developed Countries," (panel) ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference, Indianapolis, February, 1982, summary in a special edition of SIGCSE Bulletin, v 14, n 1, 260

"A Mechanism for Natural Language Access to Database Systems," (included in a special issue of research summaries) SIGART, n 79, January, 1982 (newsletter)

"Conception Topography," Kybernetes Journal, v 10, n 4, 1981, 253-260

IEEE Standard For Software Quality Assurance Plans, IEEE Std 730-1981, November, 1981 (named committee member)

"Natural Language Symbol String Storage," International Journal of Systems and Software, v 2, n 1, fall, 1981, 71-80

"Applying Pattern Templates to the Problem of Interpreting Queries," (with W.E. Leigh) Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Society, Atlanta, October, 1981, 390-392

"Representing Aesthetic Judgment," (with M. Granger) Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Society Proceedings, Atlanta, October, 1981, 16-20

"Motivating A First Course In Software Engineering," Proceedings Of The Third IFIP World Conference on Computer Education, Lausanne, July, 1981

"Considerations On Requirements Of Developing Countries Regarding Informatics Education" (invited panel), Proceedings of the Third IFIP World Conference on Education, Lausanne, July, 1981

"Using A Sales Incentive Technique In A First Course In Software Engineering," ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference Proceedings, St. Louis, February, 1981 in a special edition of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, v 13, n 1, 37-40

"Identifying Aspects Of Human Language Processing To Aid In Computer Processing of Human Language," Proceedings of the International Congress on Applied Systems Research And Cybernetics (Mexico City), December, 1980 in: Applied Systems And Cybernetics, G.E. Lasker (ed), Pergamon Press, 1981, 2261-2265

"A Non-Institutional Focus For Computing In Less Developed Countries" (invited paper), IFIP Proceedings, Melbourne, October, 1980

"Establishing A Basis For Mapping Natural Language Statements Onto A Database Query Language," (with Richard Feinauer) Proceedings Joint British Computer Society and ACM Symposium: Research and Development In Information Retrieval also as: Proceedings of the 3rd Annual ACM Conference On Research And Development In Information Retrieval (SIGIR), Cambridge, England, June, 1980 in: Information Retrieval Research, Oddy, Robertson, van Rijsbergen, Williams (eds), Butterworths, 1981, 192-202

"Identifying Potential To Acquire Programming Skill," Communications of the ACM, January, v 23, n 1, 1980, 14-17

"An Empirical Comparison: Tree And Lattice Structures For Symbolic Databases," Proceedings of the ACM Second International Conference on Information Retrieval (SIGIR), Dallas, September, 1979, 33-40

"Some Considerations In Mapping Natural Language Queries Onto Databases," Technical Report no. 39, Institut pour les Etudes Semantiques et Cognitives, September, 1979, 35 pages

"A Mechanism To Introduce Elementary School Students To Computers," Journal of Data Education, v 19, n 4, July, 1979, 9-15

"The Role Of Computer Science In Aiding Technology Transfer To Less Developed Countries," ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference Proceedings, Dayton, February, 1979, 214

"North American, European and World Go-Moku Championship," Canadian Society for Computational Studies of Intelligence Newsletter, December, 1978 (newsletter)

"Predicting Student Success In An Introductory Programming Course," British Computer Journal, v 21, n 4, November, 1978, 380-384

"Designing A Relational Database System For A Mini computer," (with A. Khailany, C. Saxon) Proceedings of the 1978 American Institute For Decision Sciences (AIDS) Conference, St. Louis, October, 1978, 146-148

"An AI Archetype," World Organisation of Systems and Cybernetics (WOSC ) Congress Proceedings (summary form only), Amsterdam, August, 1978 in: Current Topics In Cybernetics And Systems, J. Rose (ed), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, August, 1978, 54-55

"The Use Of Interactive FORTRAN," ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference Proceedings, Detroit, February, 1978, in a special edition of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, v 10, n 1, 260-265

"Perceptual Intelligence Constraints," Proceedings Of The 1977 International Conference on Cybernetics and Society, Washington, D.C., September, 1977

"Intelligence Models," CSCSI Newsletter, v 1, n 4, August, 1977 (newsletter)

"Analysis And Results From The Second Go-Moku Tournament," ACM SIGART, n 62, April, 1977 (newsletter), 11-13

"Train Your Computer To Be A Go-Moku Champion," Creative Computing, v 3, n 1, Jan-Feb, 1977 (popular magazine)

"Developing Computer Awareness," ACM Technical Symposium On Computer Science Education Conference Proceedings, Atlanta, February, 1977 in a special edition of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, v 9, n 1, 184-187

"Clustering Discrete Data Elements By The Use Of Relational Data Elements By The Use Of Relational Data Bases," Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Pattern Recognition, Coronado, November, 1976, 381-385

"Mapping Human Intelligence Onto Computers," Proceedings of the 1976 IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Society, Washington, D.C., November, 1976, 573-577

"The Role Of Perception As The Definer Of Intelligence," CSCSI/SCEIO National Conference, Vancouver, August, 1976

"Victory And Defeat," CSCSI/SCEIO Newsletter, v 1, n 3, August, 1976 (newsletter)

"Shockwave Rider by John Brunner," (book review) SIGIR Forum (newsletter), v 11, n 1, summer, 1976, 8

"Introducing Elementary School Students To Computers," Proceedings of the Canadian Information Processing Society/Computer Science Association Conference, Montreal, May, 1976, 494-506

"Digital Computer Based Sculpture Composed Of Coloured Elements," Computer Graphics and Art Journal, v 1, n 2, May, 1976, 18-24

"Machine Selection Of Elements In Crossword Puzzles: An Application Of Computational Linguistics," SIAM Journal on Computing, v 5, n 1, March, 1976, 51-72

"Computer Construction Of Crossword Puzzles Using Precedence Relationships," Artificial Intelligence Journal, v 7, n 1, Spring, 1976, 1-20

"Does A Computer Have Sexual Preferences?" ACM SIGCSE-SIGCUE Joint Symposium On Computer Science Education Proceedings, Anaheim, February, 1976, in a special edition of the ACM SIGCSE Bulletin, v 8, n 1, 260-265 also in a special issue of ACM SIGCUE Outlook, v 2, February, 1976, 74-78

"Nonsufficiency of Human Intelligence Simulation," ACM Computer Science Conference Proceedings (abstracts only), Anaheim, February, 1976, 12

"Compatibility Of Students From Differing Disciplines And Semesters In The Same Introductory Computer Programming Course," Proceedings of the IFIP 2nd World Conference On Computers in Education, Marseilles, North-Holland, September, 1975, 335-340

"Non-human Intelligence Modeling: The Solution Of Intelligence Required Problems By Differing Methods by Men and Machines," Proceedings of the Third International Conference of Cybernetics and Systems, Bucharest, August, 1975

"North American Go-Moku Tournament," ACM SIGART, n 53, August, 1975 (newsletter), 22

"A Case For Considering Non-human Intelligence Modeling," ACM/CSCI Workshop on the Computational Studies of Intelligence Proceedings, Ottawa, May, 1975

"AI Courses At Guelph," CSCSI/SCEIO Newsletter, v 1, n 2, February, 1975, 19-23

"Three Dimensional Colour Sculpture," ACM Computer Science Conference Proceedings (abstracts only), Washington, D.C., February, 1975 (also in Canadian Society for Computational Studies of Intelligence Newsletter, v 1, n 2, February, 1975, 45

"Micro vs Macro Pattern Development," Proceedings of the Second Joint Conference on Pattern Recognition, Copenhagen, August, 1974, 448-449

"The Use Of Applied Probability In The Computer Construction Of Crossword Puzzles," Proceedings of the 1973 IEEE Decision and Control Conference, December, 1973

"Man And Computer Construction Techniques For The Generation Of Crossword Puzzles," Proceedings of the 1973 IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Society, Boston, November, 1973, 373-378

"A Course In Artificial Intelligence," ACM SIGART, n 40, June, 1973 (newsletter), 48

"Data Structures Required In Computer Crossword Puzzle Construction," Proceedings of the 1973 ASIS Conference, October, 1973, Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut

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