World Conference on Neural Networks '93 (July 11-15, Portland, Oregon, USA)
Boston University Center for Adaptive Systems
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Tue Jun 1 15:49:21 EST 1993
WORLD CONGRESS ON NEURAL NETWORKS - WCNN '93
1993 ANNUAL MEETING of the INTERNATIONAL NEURAL NETWORK SOCIETY (INNS)
Oregon Convention Center - Portland, Oregon, USA
July 11 - July 15, 1993
American Association for Artificial Intelligence
American Mathematical Society
American Physical Society
American Psychological Society
Association for Behavioral Analysis
Classification Society of North America
Cognitive Science Society
European Neural Network Society
International Fuzzy Systems Association
IEEE Computer Society
IEEE Neural Networks Council
Japanese Neural Network Society
Optical Society of America
Society for Manufacturing Engineers
Society for Mathematical Biology
Society for Mathematical Psychology
Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers
Below are listed 71 tutorial, plenary, and invited speakers;
the oral sessions; the registration form; and additional information.
The program will offer 500 contributed oral and poster presentations on
all topics of the oral sessions, as well as Special Interest Group
meetings, receptions, and related meeting services.
SUNDAY, JULY 11, 1993
TUTORIAL SESSIONS 8 AM-5 PM
A. COGNITIVE SCIENCE - Robert Desimone, 8-10 AM and 10 AM-12 PM
B. STRUCTURAL AND MATHEMATICAL APPROACHES TO SIGNAL PROCESSING - S.Y. Kung,
10 AM-12 PM and 3-5 PM
C. ADAPTIVE RESONANCE THEORY - Gail Carpenter, 8-10 AM and 1-3 PM
D. PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF NEURAL NETWORK THEORY - Robert Hecht-Nielsen,
8-10 AM and 10 AM-12 PM
E. COGNITIVE SCIENCE - David Rumelhart, 10 AM-12 PM
F. NEURAL FUZZY SYSTEMS - Fred Watkins, 1-3 PM and 3-5 PM
G. NEUROBIOLOGY AND CHAOS - Walter Freeman, 10 AM-12 PM and 3-5 PM
H. NEURAL CONTROL AND ROBOTICS - Michael Kuperstein, 1-3 PM and 3-5 PM
I. NEURAL COMPUTATION AND VLSI - Eric Schwartz, 10 AM-12 PM and 1-3 PM
J. BIOLOGICAL VISION - V.S. Ramachandran, 8-10 AM and 1-3 PM
K. SUPERVISED LEARNING - Hal White, 8-10 AM and 1-3 PM
5-6 PM RECEPTION
6-7 PM OPENING CEREMONY
7-8 PM PLENARY
-Wolf Singer, "Coherence as an Organizing Principle of Cortical Function"
MONDAY, JULY 12, 1993
8 AM-12:10 PM
-Robert Sekuler, "Making Sense of a Thousand Points of Light: Feats Performed
by the Biological Motion System"
-Ennio Mingolla, "Neural Dynamics of First and Second Order Motion Detection by
-Judith Dayhoff, "Temporal and Molecular Structures in Neural Systems"
-Robert Hecht-Nielsen, "Data Neutronium Optimal Coordinate Systems for Data
INTELLIGENT NEURAL SYSTEMS
-Daniel S. Levine, "A Gated Dipole Architecture for Multi-Drive,
Multi-Attribute Decision Making"
-Stephen Grossberg, "Learning, Recognition, Reinforcement, Attention, and
Timing in a Thalamo-Cortico-Hippocampal Model"
NEURAL FUZZY SYSTEMS
-Walter C. Daugherty, "A Partially Self-Training System for the Protein Folding
-Rod Taber, "Coding the Fuzzy Cognitive Map as a Rule Base"
6-8 PM PLENARIES
-Bart Kosko, "Neural Fuzzy Systems"
-Kumpati Narendra, "Intelligent Control Using Neural Networks"
SOCIETY FOR MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING SYMPOSIUM ON NEURAL NETWORKS IN
MANUFACTURING, 8 AM-5 PM
8-10 AM OVERVIEW
- Bernard Widrow, "Neural Controls"
- Ken Marko, "Neural Networks in Manufacturing"
10:30 AM-12:30 PM NEURAL NETWORK APPLICATIONS TO MANUFACTURING
- Lee Feldkamp, "Neural Network Approaches to Process Control - The Bioreactor
- Andrew Moore, "Memory Based Algorithms for Learning Control: Some Real World
- Jerry Maiers, "Fuzzy Applications in Manufacturing - Case Studies"
- Zhibong Zhang and Dazong Wang, "Estimating Subjective Ratings of Vehicle
Control Systems from Physical Data Using A Neural Network"
1:30-3:30 PM NEURAL NETWORKS FOR PROCESS CONTROL
- Tariq Samad, "Neurocontrol for Industrial Processes: A Perspective"
- William Staib, "The Intelligent Arc Furnace (TM): Neural Networks
- Jim Keeler, "Predicting and Controlling Chaotic Chemical Reactions with
Neural Network Models"
- Karlene A. Kosanovich and Lichael J. Piovoso, "Neural Networks for Chemical
Process Control - An Overview with Examples"
- Dejan Sobajic, "Intelligent Pid Scheduling for Stabilization of Power
4-6 PM NEURAL NET INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS FOR MANUFACTURING
- Hilmi Al'Kamhawi and Steven Le Clair, "Memory Driven Design"
- Steven Ruegsegger, "Intelligent Planning for Computer-Controlled Inspection"
- Ronald Cass, Kambiz Komelyi, and Stephen Gregory, "Neural Network Systems
for Modeling in Product Design"
- Scott Smith, Richard Escobedo, and Thomas Caudell, "An Industrial Strength
Neural Network Application"
TUESDAY, JULY 13, 1993
8 AM-12:10 PM COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE
-Michael I. Posner, "Tracing Network Processes in Real Time with Scalp
-Paul Gochin, "Modeling the Representation of Shape in the Primate Visual
-James A. Anderson, "Programming an Associative Memory"
-J.G. Taylor, "Forms of Memory"
1:30-5:40 PM APPLICATIONS
-Gail A. Carpenter, "Distributed Outstar Learning and the Rules of Synaptic
-Erkki Oja, "Nonlinear PCA: Algorithms and Applications"
LOCAL CIRCUIT NEUROBIOLOGY
-Thomas P. Vogl, "From Electrophysiology to a Stable Associative Learning
-James C. Houk, "Spatiotemporal Patterns of Activity in an In Vitro Recurrent
6-8 PM PLENARIES
-Stephen Grossberg, "3D Vision and Figure-Ground Pop-Out"
-Federico Faggin, "Solving Problems with Neural Networks"
INTERNATIONAL FUZZY SYSTEMS ASSOCIATION SYMPOSIUM ON FUZZY LOGIC, 1:30-5 PM
-1:30-2 PM Lotfi Zadeh, "Soft Computing, Fuzzy Logic, and the Calculus of
-2-2:30 PM Ronald Yager, "Toward a Unified Approach to Aggregation in Fuzzy
and Neural Systems"
-2:30-3 PM Paul Werbos, "Elastic Fuzzy Logic: A Better Way to Combine Neural
and Fuzzy Capabilities"
-3-3:30 PM George Klir, "On Measures of Conflict Among Set-Valued Statements"
-4-4:30 PM Hideyuki Takagi, "Neural Network and Genetic Algorithm Techniques
for Fuzzy Systems"
-4:30-5 PM John Yen, "Design Issues of Reinforcement-Based Self Learning Fuzzy
WEDNESDAY, JULY 14, 1993
8 AM-12:10 PM SPEECH AND LANGUAGE
-Michael A. Cohen, "Recent Results in Neural Models of Speech and Language
Perception and Recognition"
-Harold Szu, "Spatiotemporal Chaos Information Processing in Neural Networks"
ROBOTICS AND CONTROL
-Michael Kuperstein, "Neural Networks that Create their Own Goals with Growth
-Allen Waxman, "Rats, Robots, Monkeys and Dogs: Neural Pathways in Robot
SUPERVISED LEARNING I
-Paul J. Werbos, "Supervised Learning: Can We Escape from its Local Optimum?"
-Michael P. Perrone, "Learning from What's Been Learned: Supervised Learning in
Multi-Neural Network Systems"
1:30-5:40 PM MACHINE VISION
-Rama Chellappa, "Neural Networks for Image Understanding"
-Kunihiko Fukushima, "Improvement of the Neocognitron and the Selective
SUPERVISED LEARNING II
5:45-7 PM RECEPTION
7-8 PM GOVERNMENT PANEL
8-9 PM SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP SESSIONS
- Automatic Target Recognition
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