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Crowdsourced quality assessment of enhanced underwater images: a pilot study. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
LIN, H., MEN, H., YAN, Y., REN, J. and SAUPE, D. 2022. Crowdsourced quality assessment of enhanced underwater images: a pilot study. In Proceedings of 14th International conference on quality of multimedia experience 2022 (QoMEX 2022), 5-7 September 2022, Lippstadt, Germany. Piscataway: IEEE [online], article 9900904. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/QoMEX55416.2022.9900904

Underwater image enhancement (UIE) is essential for a high-quality underwater optical imaging system. While a number of UIE algorithms have been proposed in recent years, there is little study on image quality assessment (IQA) of enhanced underwater... Read More about Crowdsourced quality assessment of enhanced underwater images: a pilot study..

Deep learning based short-term total cloud cover forecasting. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
BANDARA, I., ZHANG, L. and MISTRY, K. 2022. Deep learning based short-term total cloud cover forecasting. In Proceedings of the 2022 International joint conference on neural networks (IJCNN 2022), co-located with the 2022 conference proceedings of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) World congress on computational intelligence (IEEE WCCI 2022), 18-23 July 2022, Padua, Italy. Piscataway: IEEE [online], article 9892773. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/IJCNN55064.2022.9892773

In this research, we conduct deep learning based Total Cloud Cover (TCC) forecasting using satellite images. The proposed system employs the Otsu's method for cloud segmentation and Long Short-Term Memory (LSTM) variant models for TCC prediction. Spe... Read More about Deep learning based short-term total cloud cover forecasting..

Addressing trust and mutability issues in XAI utilising case based reasoning. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
SALIMI, P. 2022. Addressing trust and mutability issues in XAI utilising case based reasoning. In Reuss, P. and Schönborn, J. (eds.) Proceedings of the 30th Doctoral consortium of the international conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR-DC 2022), co-located with the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. CEUR workshop proceedings, 3418. Aachen: CEUR-WS [online], pages 22-27. Available from: https://ceur-ws.org/Vol-3418/ICCBR_2022_DC_paper19.pdf

Explainable AI (XAI) research is required to ensure that explanations are human readable and understandable. The present XAI approaches are useful for observing and comprehending some of the most important underlying properties of any Black-box AI mo... Read More about Addressing trust and mutability issues in XAI utilising case based reasoning..

Explaining and upsampling anomalies in time-series sensor data. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
PIRIE, C. 2022. Explaining and upsampling anomalies in time-series sensor data. In Reuss, P. and Schönborn, J. (eds.) Proceedings of the 30th Doctoral consortium of the international conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR-DC 2022), co-located with the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. CEUR workshop proceedings, 3418. Aachen: CEUR-WS [online], pages 16-21. Available from: https://ceur-ws.org/Vol-3418/ICCBR_2022_DC_paper13.pdf

The aims of this research was to improve anomaly detection methods in multi-sensor data by extending current re-sampling and explanation methods to work in a time-series setting. While there is a plethora of literature surrounding XAI for tabular dat... Read More about Explaining and upsampling anomalies in time-series sensor data..

CBR for interpretable response selection in conversational modelling. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
SURESH, M. 2022. CBR for interpretable response selection in conversational modelling. In Reuss, P. and Schönborn, J. (eds.) Proceedings of the 30th Doctoral consortium of the international conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR-DC 2022), co-located with the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. CEUR workshop proceedings, 3418. Aachen: CEUR-WS [online], pages 28-33. Available from: https://ceur-ws.org/Vol-3418/ICCBR_2022_DC_paper25.pdf

Current state-of-the-art dialogue systems are increasingly complex. When used in applications such as motivational interviewing, the lack of interpretability is a concern. CBR offers to bridge this gap by using the most similar past cases to decide t... Read More about CBR for interpretable response selection in conversational modelling..

Cross domain evaluation of text detection models. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
ALI-GOMBE, A., ELYAN, E., MORENO-GARCÍA, C. and JAYNE, C. 2022. Cross domain evaluation of text detection models. In Pimenidis, E., Angelov, P., Jayne, C., Papaleonidas, A. and Aydin, M. (eds.) Artificial neural networks and machine learning - ICANN 2022: proceedings of the 31st International conference on artificial neural networks (ICANN 2022), 6-9 September 2022, Bristol, UK, part III. Lecture notes in computer science, 13531. Cham: Springer [online], pages 50-61. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-15934-3_5

Text detection is a very common task across a wide range of domains, such as document image analysis, remote identity verification, amongst others. It is also considered an integral component of any text recognition system, where the performance of r... Read More about Cross domain evaluation of text detection models..

Reconsidering RepStat rules in dialectic games. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
WELLS, S. and SNAITH, M. 2022. Reconsidering RepStat rules in dialectical games. In Grasso, F., Green, N.L., Schneider, J. and Wells, S. (eds.) Proceedings of the 22nd Workshop on computational models of natural argument (CMNA 2022), 12 September 2022, Cardiff, UK. CEUR workshop proceedings, 3205. Aachen: CEUR-WS [online], pages 18-28. Available from: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-3205/paper3.pdf

Prohibition of repeated statements has benefits for the tractability and predictability of dialogues carried out by machines, but doesn't match the real world behaviour of people. This gap between human and machine behaviour leads to problems when fo... Read More about Reconsidering RepStat rules in dialectic games..

Analysing the fitness landscape rotation for combinatorial optimisation. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
ALZA, J., BARTLETT, M., CEBERIO, J. and MCCALL, J. 2022. Analysing the fitness landscape rotation for combinatorial optimisation. In Rudolph, G., Kononova, A.V., Aguirre, H., Kerschke, P., Ochoa, G. and Tušar, T. (eds.) Parallel problem solving from nature (PPSN XVII): proceedings of 17th Parallel problem solving from nature international conference 2022 (PPSN 2022), 10-14 September 2022, Dortmund, Germany. Lecture notes in computer science, 13398. Cham: Springer [online], pages 533-547. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-14714-2_37

Fitness landscape rotation has been widely used in the field of dynamic combinatorial optimisation to generate test problems with academic purposes. This method changes the mapping between solutions and objective values, but preserves the structure o... Read More about Analysing the fitness landscape rotation for combinatorial optimisation..

Adapting semantic similarity methods for case-based reasoning in the Cloud. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
NKISI-ORJI, I., PALIHAWADANA, C., WIRATUNGA, N., CORSAR, D. and WIJEKOON, A. 2022. Adapting semantic similarity methods for case-based reasoning in the Cloud. In Keane, M.T. and Wiratunga, N. (eds.) Case-based reasoning research and development: proceedings of the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. Lecture notes in computer science, 13405. Cham: Springer [online], pages 125-139. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-14923-8_9

CLOOD is a cloud-based CBR framework based on a microservices architecture, which facilitates the design and deployment of case-based reasoning applications of various sizes. This paper presents advances to the similarity module of CLOOD through the... Read More about Adapting semantic similarity methods for case-based reasoning in the Cloud..

How close is too close? Role of feature attributions in discovering counterfactual explanations. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
WIJEKOON, A., WIRATUNGA, N., NKISI-ORJI, I., PALIHAWADANA, C., CORSAR, D. and MARTIN, K. 2022. How close is too close? Role of feature attributions in discovering counterfactual explanations. In Keane, M.T. and Wiratunga, N. (eds.) Case-based reasoning research and development: proceedings of the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. Lecture notes in computer science, 13405. Cham: Springer [online], pages 33-47. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-14923-8_3

Counterfactual explanations describe how an outcome can be changed to a more desirable one. In XAI, counterfactuals are "actionable" explanations that help users to understand how model decisions can be changed by adapting features of an input. A cas... Read More about How close is too close? Role of feature attributions in discovering counterfactual explanations..

A case-based approach for content planning in data-to-text generation. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
UPADHYAY, A. and MASSIE, S. 2022. A case-based approach for content planning in data-to-text generation. In Keane, M.T. and Wiratunga, N. (eds.) Case-based reasoning research and development: proceedings of the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. Lecture notes in computer science, 13405. Cham: Springer [online], pages 380-394. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-14923-8_25

The problem of Data-to-Text Generation (D2T) is usually solved using a modular approach by breaking the generation process into some variant of planning and realisation phases. Traditional methods have been very good at producing high quality texts b... Read More about A case-based approach for content planning in data-to-text generation..

Case-based reasoning research and development: proceedings of the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022). (2022)
Conference Proceeding
KEANE, M.T. and WIRATUNGA, N. (eds.) 2022. Case-based reasoning research and development: proceedings of the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022), 12-15 September 2022, Nancy, France. Lecture notes in computer science, 13405. Cham: Springer [online]. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-14923-8

This volume contains the papers presented at the 30th International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning (ICCBR 2022), which was held during September 12–15, 2022, at LORIA in Nancy, France. ICCBR is the premier annual meeting of the Case-Based Reasoni... Read More about Case-based reasoning research and development: proceedings of the 30th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2022)..

MIRATAR: a virtual caregiver for active and healthy ageing. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
SANTOFIMIA, M.J., VILLANUEVA, F.J., DORADO, J., RUBIO, A., FERNÁNDEZ-BERMEJO, J., LLUMIGUANO, H., DEL TORO, X., WIRATUNGA, N. and LOPEZ, J.C. 2022. MIRATAR: a virtual caregiver for active and healthy ageing. In Mazzeo, P.L., Frontoni, E., Sclaroff, S. and Distante, C. (eds.) Image analysis and processing: ICIAP 2022 workshops; revised selected papers from the proceedings of the 21st International conference on image analysis and processing (ICIAP 2022) international workshops, 23-27 May 2022, Lecce, Italy, part I. Lecture notes in computer science, 13373. Cham: Springer [online], pages 49-58. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-13321-3_5

Despite the technology advances in the field of virtual assistant and activity monitoring devices, older adults are still reluctant to embrace this technology, specially when it comes to employ it to manage health-related issues. This paper presents... Read More about MIRATAR: a virtual caregiver for active and healthy ageing..

Sentiment analysis of ASOS product reviews using machine learning algorithms by comparing several models. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
SOUNDEARAJAH, S. and ASANKA, P.P.G.D. 2022. Sentiment analysis of ASOS product reviews using machine learning algorithms by comparing several models. In Proceedings of 2022 International research conference on Smart computing and systems engineering (SCSE 2022), 1 September 2022, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Hosted on IEEE [online], pages 143-150. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/scse56529.2022.9905147

Digital ratings are crucial in improving international customer communications and impacting consumer purchasing trends. To obtain important data from a massive number of customer reviews, they must be sorted into positive and negative opinions. Sent... Read More about Sentiment analysis of ASOS product reviews using machine learning algorithms by comparing several models..

TransSLC: skin lesion classification in dermatoscopic images using transformers. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
SARKER, M.M.K., MORENO-GARCÍA, C.F., REN, J. and ELYAN, E. 2022. TransSLC: skin lesion classification in dermatoscopic images using transformers. In Yang, G., Aviles-Rivero, A., Roberts, M. and Schönlieb, C.-B. (eds.) Medical image understanding and analysis: proceedings of 26th Medical image understanding and analysis 2022 (MIUA 2022), 27-29 July 2022, Cambridge, UK. Lecture notes in computer sciences, 13413. Cham: Springer [online], pages 651-660. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-12053-4_48

Early diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer can reduce patients' fatality rates significantly. In the area of computer-aided diagnosis (CAD), the Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) has been widely used for image classification, segmentation, and rec... Read More about TransSLC: skin lesion classification in dermatoscopic images using transformers..

Ensemble of deep learning models with surrogate-based optimization for medical image segmentation. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
DANG, T., LUONG, A.V., LIEW, A.W.C., MCCALL, J. and NGUYEN, T.T. 2022. Ensemble of deep learning models with surrogate-based optimization for medical image segmentation. In 2022 IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Congress on evolutionary computation (CEC 2022), co-located with 2022 IEEE International joint conferences on neural networks (IJCNN 2022), 2022 IEEE International conference on fuzzy systems (FUZZ-IEEE 2022), 18-23 July 2022, Padua, Italy. Piscataway: IEEE (online), article #1030. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/CEC55065.2022.9870389

Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) have created a breakthrough in medical image analysis in recent years. Because clinical applications of automated medical analysis are required to be reliable, robust and accurate, it is necessary to devise effective DNNs... Read More about Ensemble of deep learning models with surrogate-based optimization for medical image segmentation..

Facility location problem and permutation flow shop scheduling problem: a linked optimisation problem. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
OGUNSEMI, A., MCCALL, J., KERN, M., LACROIX, B., CORSAR, D. and OWUSU, G. 2022. Facility location problem and permutation flow shop scheduling problem: a linked optimisation problem. In Fieldsend, J. (ed.) GECCO'22 companion: proceedings of 2022 Genetic and evolutionary computation conference companion, 9-13 July 2022, Boston, USA, [virtual event]. New York: ACM [online], pages 735-738. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1145/3520304.3529033

There is a growing literature spanning several research communities that studies multiple optimisation problems whose solutions interact, thereby leading researchers to consider suitable approaches to joint solution. Real-world problems, like supply... Read More about Facility location problem and permutation flow shop scheduling problem: a linked optimisation problem..

COVID-19, students and the new educational landscape. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
SIEGEL, A.A., ZARB, M., ANDERSON, E., CRANE, B., GAO, A., LATULIPE, C., LOVELLETTE, E., MCNEILL, F. and MEHARG, D. 2022. COVID-19, students and the new education landscape. In ITiCSE '22: proceedings of the 27th ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education 2022 (ITiCSE'22), 8-13 July 2022, Dublin, Ireland. New York: ACM [online], pages 574-575. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1145/3502717.3532167

Students have experienced incredible shifts in the in their learning environments, brought about by the response of universities to the ever-changing public health mandates driven by waves and stages of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). Initially,... Read More about COVID-19, students and the new educational landscape..

The intersection of evolutionary computation and explainable AI. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
BACARDIT, J., BROWNLEE, A.E.I., CAGNONI, S., IACCA, G., MCCALL, J. and WALKER, D. 2022. The intersection of evolutionary computation and explainable AI. In Fieldsend, J. (ed.) GECCO'22 companion: proceedings of 2022 Genetic and evolutionary computation conference companion, 9-13 July 2022, Boston, USA, [virtual event]. New York: ACM [online], pages 1757-1762. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1145/3520304.3533974

In the past decade, Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI) has attracted a great interest in the research community, motivated by the need for explanations in critical AI applications. Some recent advances in XAI are based on Evolutionary Computat... Read More about The intersection of evolutionary computation and explainable AI..

Data visualization using augmented reality for education: a systematic review. (2022)
Conference Proceeding
EKANAYAKE, I. and GAYANIKA, S. 2022. Data visualization using augmented reality for education: a systematic review. In Proceedings of the 7th International conference on business and industrial research (ICBIR 2022), 19-20 May 2022, Bangkok, Thailand. Bangkok: Thai-Nichi Institute of Technology, pages 533-537. Hosted on IEEE Xplore [online]. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICBIR54589.2022.9786403

Current education systems use data visualization to present the data in a more comprehensible format. Augmented data visualization is an extended version to present the data in a 2D or 3D form in our field of vision. This study conducted a systematic... Read More about Data visualization using augmented reality for education: a systematic review..