Novel Approaches in Cognitive Informatics and Natural Intelligence, 1st Edition

  • Yingxu Wang
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  • ISBN-10: 1605661716
  • ISBN-13: 9781605661711
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 395 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released September 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Creating a link between a number of natural science and life science disciplines, the emerging field of cognitive informatics presents a transdisciplinary approach to the internal information processing mechanisms and processes of the brain and natural intelligence."Novel Approaches in Cognitive Informatics and Natural Intelligence" penetrates the academic field to offer the latest advancements in cognitive informatics and natural intelligence. This book covers the five areas of cognitive informatics, natural intelligence, autonomic computing, knowledge science, and relevant development, to provide researchers, academicians, students, and practitioners with a ready reference to the latest findings.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Cognitive Informatics.
2: The Theoretical Framework of Cognitive Informatics.
3: Is Entropy Suitable to Characterize Data and Signals for Cognitive Informatics?.
4: Cognitive Processes by using Finite State Machines.
5: On the Cognitive Processes of Human Perception with Emotions, Motivations, and Attitudes.
6: A Selective Sparse Coding Model with Embedded Attention Mechanism.
7: Natural Intelligence.
8: The Cognitive Processes of Formal Inferences.
9: Neo-Symbiosis: The Next Stage in the Evolution of Human Information Interaction.
10: Language, Logic, and the Brain.
11: The Cognitive Process of Decision Making.
12: A Commonsense Approach to Representing Spatial Knowledge Between Extended Objects1.
13: A Formal Specification of the Memorization Process.
14: Autonomic Computing.
15: Theoretical Foundations of Autonomic Computing1.
16: Towards Cognitive Machines: Multiscale Measures and Analysis.
17: Towards Autonomic Computing: Adaptive Neural Network for Trajectory Planning.
18: Cognitive Modelling Applied to Aspects of Schizophrenia and Autonomic Computing.
19: Interactive Classification Using a Granule Network.
20: Knowledge Science.
21: A Cognitive Computational Knowledge Representation Theory.
22: A Fixpoint Semantics for Rule-Base Anomalies.
23: Development of an Ontology for an Industrial Domain.
24: Constructivist Learning During Software Development.
25: A Unified Approach to Fractal Dimensions.
26: Relevant Development.
27: Cognitive Informatics: Four Years in Practice: A Report on IEEE ICCI'05.
28: Toward Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computers: A Report on IEEE ICCI'06.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.