Proceedings of the Ninth Scandinavian Conference on Artificial Intelligence (SCAI 2006), Espoo, Finland, October 25-27, 2006.

Analysing Interdisciplinarity

Using the Self-Organizing Map for Measuring Interdisciplinary Research
Henrik Bruun, Sampsa Laine

Professional Ethics in Computing and Intelligent Systems
Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic

Analysis of Interdisciplinary Text Corpora
Matti Pöllä, Timo Honkela, Henrik Bruun, Ann Russell

Genetic Algorithms and Computer Vision

Reducing High-Dimensional Data by Principal Component Analysis vs. Random Projection for Nearest Neighbor Classification
Sampath Deegalla, Henrik Boström

Emergence of ontological relations from visual data with Self-Organizing Maps
Jorma Laaksonen, Ville Viitaniemi

Mutated Kd-tree Importance Sampling for Optimization
Perttu Hämäläinen, Timo Aila, Tapio Takala, Jarmo Alander

Genetic algorithm for optimizing fuzzy image pattern matching
Janne Koljonen, Jarmo T. Alander

Effects of population size and relative elitism on optimization speed and reliability of genetic algorithms
Janne Koljonen, Jarmo T. Alander

A Min-Max Genetic Algorithm with Alternating Multiple Sorting for Solving Constrained Problems
Timo Mantere

On fitness distance distributions and correlations, GA hardness, and population size with a family of square-root fitness functions
Janne Koljonen, Jarmo T. Alander

Building Video Databases to Boost Performance Quantification -- The DXM2VTS Database
Dereje Teferi, Josef Bigun

Machine Learning

Fast n-Fold Cross-Validation for Regularized Least-Squares
Tapio Pahikkala, Jorma Boberg, Tapio Salakoski

First order axiomatization of typed feature structures
Richard Elling Moe

Emergence of multilingual representations by independent component analysis using parallel corpora
Jaakko J. Väyrynen, Tiina Lindh-Knuutila

Ensembles of nearest neighbour classifiers and serial analysis of gene expression
Oleg Okun, Helen Priisalu

On the realization of asymmetric high radix signed digital adder using Neural Network
Sumon Shahriar, Ahammad Tofail, Hafiz Md Hasan Babu

Learning from Structured Data by Finger Printing
Thashmee Karunaratne, Henrik Boström

Robotics and Agents

Haptic Perception with a Robotic Hand
Magnus Johnsson, Christian Balkenius

Learning Anticipatory Behaviour Using a Simple Cerebellar Model
Harri Valpola

Heuristics for Co-opetition in Agent Coalition Formation
Kevin Westwood, Vicki Allan

Adapting Playgrounds using Multi-Agent Systems
Alireza Derakhshan, Frodi Hammer, Henrik Hautop Lund, Yves Demazeau, Luigi Pagliarini

Digital Games

A Case-Based Learner for Poker
Arild Sandven, Bjørnar Tessem

Can We Prevent Collusion in Multiplayer Online Games?
Jouni Smed, Timo Knuutila, Harri Hakonen

Mobile Games Pathfinding
Jarmo Kauko, Ville-Veikko Mattila

Game Theoretic Methods for Action Games
Ismo Puustinen, Tomi A. Pasanen

Higher Order Statistics in Play-out Analysis
Tapani Raiko

Evolving poker players using NeuroEvolution of Augmenting Topologies
Morten Lynge Jensen

Elastic Systems

Elastic Systems: Another View at Complexity
Heikki Hyötyniemi

Neocybernetic Modeling of a Biological Cell
Olli Haavisto, Heikki Hyötyniemi

Application of Elastic Intuitions to Process Engineering
Kalle Halmevaara, Heikki Hyötyniemi

Emergent Behavior in Sensor/Actor Networks in the Neocybernetic Framework of Elastic Systems
Michael Sailer, Heikki Hyötyniemi

Elastic Systems: Case of Hebbian Neurons
Heikki Hyötyniemi

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New Developments in Artificial Intelligence and the Semantic Web

Proceedings of the 12th Finnish Artificial Intelligence Conference STeP 2006,
Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, October 26-27, 2006.

Edited by Eero Hyvönen, Tomi Kauppinen, Jukka Kortela,
Mikko Laukkanen, Tapani Raiko, and Kim Viljanen

Table of Contents

Semantic Web at Work

Asta Bäck, Sari Vainikainen, and Pirjo Näkki:
Semantic media application for combining and playing with user created and professional content (PDF)

Miikka Junnila, Eero Hyvönen, and Mirva Salminen:
Describing and Linking Cultural Semantic Content by Using Situations and Actions (PDF)

Eero Hyvönen, Tuukka Ruotsalo, Thomas Häggström, Mirva Salminen, Miikka Junnila, Mikko Virkkilä, Mikko Haaramo, Eetu Mäkelä, Tomi Kauppinen, and Kim Viljanen:
CultureSampo—Finnish Culture on the Semantic Web: The Vision and First Results (PDF)

Tomi Kauppinen, Riikka Henriksson, Jari Väätäinen, Christine Deichstetter, and Eero Hyvönen:
Ontology-based Modeling and Visualization of Cultural Spatio-temporal Knowledge (PDF)

Juha Puustjärvi and Leena Puustjärvi:
Improving the Quality of Medication by Semantic Web Technologies (PDF)

Paavo Kotinurmi and Armin Haller:
RosettaNet and Semantic Web Services (PDF)

Heikki Helin and Ahti Syreeni:
CASCOM: Context-Aware Service Coordination in Mobile Computing Environments (PDF)

Timo Honkela and Matti Pöllä:
Describing Rich Content: Future Directions for the Semantic Web (PDF)

New Developments in Artificial Intelligence

Jari Yli-Hietanen and Samuli Niiranen:
Towards reflective information management (PDF)

Heikki Hyötyniemi:
Elastic Systems: Role of Models and Control (PDF)

Jarmo Alametsä, Antti Saastamoinen, Eero Huupponen, Alpo Värri, Atte Joutsen, Joel Hasan, Esa Rauhala, and Sari-Leena Himanen:
Prolonged Spiking Periods Pattern Detection Method by Using EMFit and SCSB Signals (PDF)

Risto Lahdelma:
Object-oriented declarative model specification in C++ (PDF)

Timo Mantere and Janne Koljonen:
Solving and Rating Sudoku Puzzles with Genetic Algorithms (PDF)

Jussi Ahola and Mikko Hiirsalmi:
Using SOM based resampling techniques to boost MLP training performance (PDF)

Hans-Christian Pfisterer and Heikki Hyötyniemi:
Data-Based Modeling of Electroless Nickel Plating (PDF)

Erkki Laitila:
Lähdekoodin symbolinen analysointi tekoälyn näkökulmasta (PDF)

Risto Lahdelma and Aiying Rong:
Scrap charge optimization using fuzzy chance constrained linear programming (PDF)

Timo Honkela, Ville Könönen, Tiina Lindh-Knuutila, and Mari-Sanna Paukkeri:
Simulating processes of language emergence, communication and agent modeling (PDF)

Erkki Laitila:
Program comprehension theories and Prolog-based methodologies (PDF)

Published: 26.10.2006 by the Finnish Artificial Intelligence Society FAIS