eBook Principles Of Artificial Neural Networks, 3rd Edition

  • Published By: World Scientific Publishing Company
  • ISBN-10: 9814522740
  • ISBN-13: 9789814522748
  • DDC: 006.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 384 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Artificial neural networks are most suitable for solving problems that are complex, ill-defined, highly nonlinear, of many and different variables, and/or stochastic. Such problems are abundant in medicine, in finance, in security and beyond.This volume covers the basic theory and architecture of the major artificial neural networks. Uniquely, it presents 18 complete case studies of applications of neural networks in various fields, ranging from cell-shape classification to micro-trading in finance and to constellation recognition - all with their respective source codes. These case studies demonstrate to the readers in detail how such case studies are designed and executed and how their specific results are obtained.The book is written for a one-semester graduate or senior-level undergraduate course on artificial neural networks. It is also intended to be a self-study and a reference text for scientists, engineers and for researchers in medicine, finance and data mining.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface to the Third Edition.
Preface to the Second Edition.
Preface to the First Edition.
1: Introduction and Role of Artificial Neural Networks.
2: Fundamentals of Biological Neural Networks.
3: Basic Principles of ANNs and Their Early Structures.
4: The Perceptron.
5: The Madaline.
6: Back Propagation.
7: Hopfield Networks.
8: Counter Propagation.
9: Large Scale Memory Storage and Retrieval (LAMSTAR) Network.
10: Adaptive Resonance Theory.
11: The Cognitron and the Neocognitron.
12: Statistical Training.
13: Recurrent (Time Cycling) Back Propagation Networks.
Author Index.
Subject Index.