Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Artificial Neural Networks


Edited by Chi Leung Patrick Hui

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

This book covers 27 articles in the applications of artificial neural networks (ANN) in various disciplines which includes business, chemical technology, computing, engineering, environmental science, science and nanotechnology. They modeled the ANN with verification in different areas. They demonstrated that the ANN is very useful model and the ANN could be applied in problem solving and machine learning. This book is suitable for all professionals and scientists in understanding how ANN is applied in various areas.

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Artificial Neural NetworksApplicationEdited by Chi Leung Patrick Hui

Published: April 11th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/2052

ISBN: 978-953-307-188-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4499-1

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

84928 Total Chapter Downloads

29 Crossref Citations

286 Web of Science Citations

83 Dimensions Citations


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1. World-Level Analysis in Top Level Football Analysis and Simulation of Football Specific Group Tactics by Means of Adaptive Neural Networks

By Memmert Daniel, Bischof Jürgen, Endler Stefan, Grunz Andreas, Schmid Markus, Schmidt Andrea and Perl Jürgen


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2. Artificial Neural Networks Numerical Forecasting of Economic Time Series

By Michael Štencl and Jiří Šťastny


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3. Neural and Bayesian Networks to Fight Crime: the NBNC Meta-Model of Risk Analysis

By Gaetano Bruno Ronsivalle


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4. Applications of Neural Networks in Advanced Oxidative Process

By Messias Borges Silva, Oswaldo Luiz Cobra Guimarães, Adriano Francisco Siqueira, Hélcio José Izário Filho, Darcy Nunes Villela Filho, Henrique Otávio Queiroz de Aquino, Ivy dos Santos Oliveira and Carlos Roberto de Oliveira Almeida


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5. Application of Artificial Neural Network for Mineral Potential Mapping

By Saro Lee and Hyun-Joo Oh


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6. The Use of Artificial Neural Network (ANN) for Modelling, Simulation and Prediction of Advanced Oxidation Process Performance in Recalcitrant Wastewater Treatment

By Emad S. Elmolla and Malay Chaudhuri


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7. Construction of Optimal Artificial Neural Network Architectures for Application to Chemical Systems: Comparison of Generalized Pattern Search Method and Evolutionary Algorithm

By Matthias Ihme


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8. Facile Tool for Prediction of Catalytic Activity — Cu-Lanthanoid Catalyst for Methanol Synthesis

By Kohji Omata, Tetuo Umegaki and Muneyoshi Yamada


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9. Size-Based Software Cost Modelling with Artificial Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms

By Efi Papatheocharous and Andreas S. Andreou


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10. Artificial Neural Network for Cooperative Distributed Environments

By Mauricio Paletta


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11. Applications of Artificial Neural Networks to Facial Image Processing

By Thai Hoang Le


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12. Modeling Spammer Behavior: Artificial Neural Network vs. Naïve Bayesian Classifier

By Saiful Islam and Rafiqul Islam


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13. Applying an Artificial Neural Network to Predicting Effort and Errors for Embedded Software Development Projects

By Kazunori Iwata, Toyoshiro Nakashima, Yoshiyuki Anan and Naohiro Ishii


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14. Design of High Speed Neural Networks for Fast Pattern Detection by using Cross Correlation and Matrix Decomposition

By Hazem M. El-Bakry


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15. Study for Application of Artificial Neural Networks in Geotechnical Problems

By Hyun Il Park


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16. Confidence Intervals for Neural Networks and Applications to Modeling Engineering Materials

By Shouling He and Jiang Li


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17. Landslide Susceptibility Mapping: an Assessment of the Use of an Advanced Neural Network Model with Five Different Training Strategies

By Biswajeet Pradha, Shattri Mansor and Saied Pirasteh


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18. Dynamic Fuzzy Neural-Network Model for Estimating Heavy Metal Concentration in Rice Using Spectral Indices and Environmental Parameters

By Xiangnan Liu and Meiling Liu


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19. Application of Artificial Intelligence in Environmental Sciences – Forecasting CO2 Emission in Poland

By Alicja Kolasa – Więcek


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20. Applying Artificial Neural Network on Modelling Waterbird Diversity in Irrigation Ponds of Taoyuan, Taiwan

By Wei-Ta Fang, K. Douglas Loh, Hone-Jay Chu and Bai-You Cheng


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21. Developing an Artificial Neural Network for Modeling and Prediction of Temporal Structure and Spectral Composition of Environmental Noise in Cities

By Antonio J. Torija, Diego P. Ruiz and Ángel Ramos-Ridao


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22. Artificial Neural Networks: Applications in Nanotechnology

By Amir Amani and Dariush Mohammadyani


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23. Application of Artificial Neural Networks in Optical Properties of Nanosemiconductors

By M. Farzalipour Tabriz, P. Salehpour and A. Esmaielzadeh Kandjani


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24. Evolutionary Artificial Neural Networks in Neutron Spectrometry

By José Manuel Ortiz-Rodríguez, Ma. del Rosario Martínez-Blanco and Héctor René Vega-Carrillo


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25. Analysis of Thermal Transient Processes by Means of Neural Network Technique

By Rafał Rakoczy and Stanisław Masiuk


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26. Application of Artificial Neural Networks and Hybrid Methods in the Solution of Inverse Problems

By Jader Lugon Junior, Antônio J. da Silva Neto, Luiz Biondi Neto, Francisco José da Cunha Pires Soeiro, Cesar Costapinto Santana and Haroldo F. Campos Velho


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27. The Use of Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs) in Aquatic Ecology

By Antoni Quetglas, Francesc Ordines and Beatriz Guijarro


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