98views more  SYNTHESE 2010»
12 years 7 months ago
Bolzano a priori knowledge, and the Classical Model of Science
This paper is aimed at understanding one central aspect of Bolzano’s views on deductive knowledge: what it means for a proposition and for a term to be known a priori. I argue t...
Sandra Lapointe
94views more  TSP 2008»
12 years 9 months ago
Oblique Projections for Direction-of-Arrival Estimation With Prior Knowledge
Estimation of Directions-Of-Arrival (DOA) is an important problem in various applications and a priori knowledge on the source location is sometimes available. To exploit this inf...
Rémy Boyer, Guillaume Bouleux
12 years 10 months ago
Transformation Invariance in Pattern Recognition-Tangent Distance and Tangent Propagation
In pattern recognition, statistical modeling, or regression, the amount of data is a critical factor affecting the performance. If the amount of data and computational resources ar...
Patrice Simard, Yann LeCun, John S. Denker, Bernar...
12 years 10 months ago
Multiscale Shaders for the Efficient Realistic Rendering of Pine-Trees
The frame of our work is the efficient realistic rendering of scenes containing a huge amount of data for which an a priori knowledge is available. In this paper, we present a new...
Alexandre Meyer, Fabrice Neyret
12 years 11 months ago
Towards Imitation Learning from a Viewpoint of an Internal Observer
How an internal observer, that is not given any a priori knowledge or interpretation of what its sensors receives, learn to imitate seems a formidable issue from a viewpoint of a c...
Yuichiro Yoshikawa, Minoru Asada, Koh Hosoda
160views Database» more  DBSEC 2006»
12 years 11 months ago
On Finding an Inference-Proof Complete Database for Controlled Query Evaluation
Abstract. Controlled Query Evaluation (CQE) offers a logical framework to prevent a user of a database from inadvertently gaining knowledge he is not allowed to know. By modeling t...
Joachim Biskup, Lena Wiese
162views Computer Vision» more  MVA 2007»
12 years 11 months ago
Geometrical and Statistical Visual Inspection of Imprinted Tablets
In this paper we address automated visual inspection of tablets that may, in contrast to manual tablet sorting, provide objective and reproducible tablet quality assurance. Visual...
Marko Bukovec, Ziga Spiclin, Franjo Pernus, Bostja...
12 years 11 months ago
Hierarchical Clustering of Features on Categorical Data of Biomedical Applications
Data mining became increasingly important in bioinformatics and biomedical area during last decade. Various data mining methods, such as association rule mining and clustering, ha...
Yi Lu, Lily R. Liang
12 years 11 months ago
Learning to Look at Humans - What Are the Parts of a Moving Body?
We present a system that can segment articulated, non-rigid motion without a priori knowledge of the number of clusters present in the analyzed scenario. We combine existing algori...
Thomas Walther, Rolf P. Würtz
118views Hardware» more  EH 2004»
13 years 1 months ago
Exploring Knowledge Schemes for Efficient Evolution of Hardware
There exist several approaches to improve the quality of evolution. In this paper, a priori design knowledge as a part of evolving systems is discussed. Further, experiments are r...
Jim Torresen