Monday, 30 July 2012

IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems; Volume 23, Issue 8, August 2012

1. Title: Twenty Years of Mixture of Experts
Authors: Seniha Esen Yuksel; Joseph N. Wilson; Paul D. Gader
Page(s): 1177 - 1193

2. Title: Constrained Empirical Risk Minimization Framework for Distance Metric Learning
Authors: Wei Bian; Dacheng Tao
Page(s): 1194 - 1205

3. Title: Scale-Invariant Amplitude Spectrum Modulation for Visual Saliency Detection
Authors: Dongyue Chen; Hao Chu
Page(s): 1206 - 1214

4. Title: Relaxed Fault-Tolerant Hardware Implementation of Neural Networks in the Presence of Multiple Transient Errors
Authors: Hamid Reza Mahdiani; Sied Mehdi Fakhraie; Caro Lucas
Page(s): 1215 - 1228

5. Title: Mapping Dynamic Bayesian Networks to $alpha$-Shapes: Application to Human Faces Identification Across Ages
Authors: Djamel Bouchaffra
Page(s): 1229 - 1241

6. Title: Predictive Approach for User Long-Term Needs in Content-Based Image Suggestion
Authors: Sabri Boutemedjet; Djemel Ziou
Page(s): 1242 - 1253

7. Title: SOMKE: Kernel Density Estimation Over Data Streams by Sequences of Self-Organizing Maps
Authors: Yuan Cao; Haibo He; Hong Man
Page(s): 1254 - 1268

8. Title: Reinforced Two-Step-Ahead Weight Adjustment Technique for Online Training of Recurrent Neural Networks
Authors: Li-Chiu Chang; Pin-An Chen; Fi-John Chang
Page(s): 1269 - 1278

9. Title: Spatial Gaussian Process Regression With Mobile Sensor Networks
Authors: Dongbing Gu; Huosheng Hu
Page(s): 1279 - 1290

10. Title: Adaptive Data Embedding Framework for Multiclass Classification
Authors: Tingting Mu; Jianmin Jiang; Yan Wang; John Y. Goulermas
Page(s): 1291 - 1303

11. Title: Study on the Impact of Partition-Induced Dataset Shift on $k$-Fold Cross-Validation
Authors: Jose García Moreno-Torres; José A. Sáez; Francisco Herrera
Page(s): 1304 - 1312

12. Title: Kernel Recursive Least-Squares Tracker for Time-Varying Regression
Authors: Steven Van Vaerenbergh; Miguel Lázaro-Gredilla; Ignacio Santamaría
Page(s): 1313 - 1326

13. Title: Discrete-Time Neural Inverse Optimal Control for Nonlinear Systems via Passivation
Authors: Fernando Ornelas-Tellez; Edgar N. Sanchez; Alexander G. Loukianov
Page(s): 1327 - 1339

14. Title: Equilibria of Perceptrons for Simple Contingency Problems
Authors: Michael R. W. Dawson; Brian Dupuis
Page(s): 1340- 1344

Thursday, 5 July 2012

IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems; Volume 23, Issue 7, July 2012

1. Title: L1/2 Regularization: A Thresholding Representation Theory and a Fast Solver
Authors: Zongben Xu; Xiangyu Chang; Fengmin Xu; Hai Zhang
Page(s): 1013 - 1027

2. Title: Toward Automatic Time-Series Forecasting Using Neural Networks
Authors: Weizhong Yan
Page(s): 1028 - 1039

3.Title: Novel Cascade FPGA Accelerator for Support Vector Machines Classification
Authors: Markos Papadonikolakis; Christos-Savvas Bouganis
Page(s): 1040 - 1052

4. Title: Robust GRBF Static Neurocontroller With Switch Logic for Control of Robot Manipulators
Authors: Juan Ignacio Mulero-Martínez
Page(s): 1053 - 1064

5. Title: VLSI Implementation of a Bio-Inspired Olfactory Spiking Neural Network
Authors: Hung-Yi Hsieh; Kea-Tiong Tang
Page(s): 1065 - 1073

6. Title: Transductive Ordinal Regression
Authors: Chun-Wei Seah; Ivor W. Tsang; Yew-Soon Ong
Page(s): 1074 - 1086

7. Title: Online Nonnegative Matrix Factorization With Robust Stochastic Approximation
Authors: Naiyang Guan; Dacheng Tao; Zhigang Luo; Bo Yuan
Page(s): 1087 - 1099

8. Title: SSC: A Classifier Combination Method Based on Signal Strength
Authors: Haibo He; Yuan Cao
Page(s): 1100 - 1117

9. Title: Online Optimal Control of Affine Nonlinear Discrete-Time Systems With Unknown Internal Dynamics by Using Time-Based Policy Update
Authors: Travis Dierks; Sarangapani Jagannathan
Page(s): 1118 - 1129

10. Title: Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Space Approach for the Online Update of Radial Bases in Neuro-Adaptive Control
Authors: Hassan A. Kingravi; Girish Chowdhary; Patricio A. Vela; Eric N. Johnson
Page(s): 1130 - 1141

11. Title: Simple Proof of Convergence of the SMO Algorithm for Different SVM Variants
Authors: Jorge López; José R. Dorronsoro
Page(s): 1142 - 1147

12. Title: RBF Networks Under the Concurrent Fault Situation
Authors: Chi-Sing Leung; John Pui-Fai Sum
Page(s): 1148 - 1155

13. Title: Neural Network-Based Distributed Attitude Coordination Control for Spacecraft Formation Flying With Input Saturation
Authors: An-Min Zou; Krishna Dev Kumar
Page(s): 1155 - 1162

14. Title: Universal Neural Network Control of MIMO Uncertain Nonlinear Systems
Authors: Qinmin Yang; Zaiyue Yang; Youxian Sun
Page(s): 1163 - 1169

15. Title: Spectral Graph Optimization for Instance Reduction
Authors: Konstantinos Nikolaidis; Eduardo Rodriguez-Martinez; John Yannis Goulermas; Q. H. Wu
Page(s): 1169 - 1175

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

[Webinar] Plenary talk: Particle Swarm: From Cornfield Vectors to Cognitive Radio

Dr. Russell Eberhart, CTO Phoenix Data Corporation, in Indiana, USA (Plenary Speaker @ CISDA 2012 - - Ottawa, Canada), will be giving a plenary talk that will be broadcast as webinar to our IEEE-CIS members. The talk is entitled: "Particle Swarm: From Cornfield Vectors to Cognitive Radio" and will be given on Wednesday, July 11, 8:30AM-10:00AM EDT.

Meeting information
Topic: CIS Live Webinar Links / Dial-in Information - July 11, 2012
Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Time: 8:30 am, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Meeting Number: 590 856 057
Meeting Password: (This meeting does not require a password.)

To start or join the online meeting
Go to

Teleconference information
Provide your phone number when you join the meeting to receive a call back. Alternatively, you can call:
Call-in toll-free number: 1-866-2030920 (US)
Call-in number: 1-206-4450056 (US)
Show global numbers:
Leader PIN: 84982
Conference Code: 392 454 6129

For assistance
1. Go to
2. On the left navigation bar, click "Support".
To add this meeting to your calendar program (for example Microsoft Outlook), click this link:

To check whether you have the appropriate players installed for UCF (Universal Communications Format) rich media files, go to


IMPORTANT NOTICE: This WebEx service includes a feature that allows audio and any documents and other materials exchanged or viewed during the session to be recorded. You should inform all meeting attendees prior to recording if you intend to record the meeting. Please note that any such recordings may be subject to discovery in the event of litigation.

Reminder: IEEE CIS Facebook Photo Competition

The IEEE Computational Intelligence Society are running a photo competition on Facebook. See the flyer below for further details.