12 years 9 months ago
POMDP concept policies and task structures for hybrid dialog management
We address several challenges for applying statistical dialog managers based on Partially Observable Markov Models to real world problems: to deal with large numbers of concepts, ...
Sebastian Varges, Giuseppe Riccardi, Silvia Quarte...
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13 years 12 days ago
MOA: Massive Online Analysis, a Framework for Stream Classification and Clustering
Massive Online Analysis (MOA) is a software environment for implementing algorithms and running experiments for online learning from evolving data streams. MOA is designed to deal...
Albert Bifet, Geoff Holmes, Bernhard Pfahringer, P...
13 years 16 days ago
Consistency of functional learning methods based on derivatives
In some real world applications, such as spectrometry, functional models achieve better predictive performances if they work on the derivatives of order m of their inputs rather t...
Fabrice Rossi, Nathalie Villa-Vialaneix
13 years 3 months ago
A Bayesian analysis of Compressive Sensing data recovery in Wireless Sensor Networks
Abstract--In this paper we address the task of accurately reconstructing a distributed signal through the collection of a small number of samples at a data gathering point using Co...
Riccardo Masiero, Giorgio Quer, Michele Rossi, Mic...
13 years 3 months ago
OWL Reasoning in the Real World: Searching for Godot
I will provide an overview of many of the use cases that we looked at to apply OWL ABox reasoning in the real world. The fields we covered included (a) healthcare, and life science...
Kavitha Srinivas
205views more  TVCG 2010»
13 years 4 months ago
Estimation of Detection Thresholds for Redirected Walking Techniques
—In immersive virtual environments (IVEs) users can control their virtual viewpoint by moving their tracked head and by walking through the real world. Usually, movements in the ...
Frank Steinicke, Gerd Bruder, Jason Jerald, Harald...
151views more  PVLDB 2010»
13 years 4 months ago
Scalable Discovery of Best Clusters on Large Graphs
The identification of clusters, well-connected components in a graph, is useful in many applications from biological function prediction to social community detection. However, ...
Kathy Macropol, Ambuj K. Singh
13 years 4 months ago
Chameleon: Adaptive Peer-to-Peer Streaming with Network Coding
—Layered streaming can be used to adapt to the available download capacity of an end-user, and such adaptation is very much required in real world HTTP media streaming. The multi...
Anh Tuan Nguyen, Baochun Li, Frank Eliassen
172views Data Mining» more  INCDM 2010»
13 years 4 months ago
Evaluating the Quality of Clustering Algorithms Using Cluster Path Lengths
Many real world systems can be modeled as networks or graphs. Clustering algorithms that help us to organize and understand these networks are usually referred to as, graph based c...
Faraz Zaidi, Daniel Archambault, Guy Melanç...
13 years 4 months ago
ISTS: An Integrated Simulation Training System for Education in Police College
—Simulation based training system can play an important role in education. It provides fruitful configurations with low cost of maintenance and further development compared to th...
Shulong Li