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Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agents

This book presents a unique and diversified collection of research work ranging from controlling the activities in virtual world to optimization of productivity in games, from collaborative recommendations to populate an open computational environment with autonomous hypothetical reasoning, and from dynamic health portal to measuring information quality, correctness, and readability from the web.

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Web Intelligence and Intelligent AgentsEdited by Zeeshan-Ul-Hassan Usmani

Published: March 1st 2010

DOI: 10.5772/179

ISBN: 978-953-7619-85-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5494-5

Copyright year: 2010

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50871 Total Chapter Downloads

25 Crossref Citations

31 Web of Science Citations

38 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Bio-inspired Nano-Agent Architecture for Intelligent Agents

By Jean-Claude Heudin


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2. Controlling and Assisting Activities in Social Virtual Worlds

By I. Rodriguez, A. Puig and M. Esteva


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3. A Dynamic Healthcare Portal Design and Enhancements

By Yung-Ching Weng, Sheau-Ling Hsieh, Kai-Ping Hsu, Chi-Huang Chen, Po Hsun Cheng and Feipei Lai


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4. Universics - a Common Formalization Framework for Brain Informatics and Semantic Web

By Ioachim Drugus


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5. Autonomous Hypothetical Reasoning: the Case for Open-minded Agents

By Aspassia Daskalopulu and Georgios K. Giannikis


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6. Disruption Management in Airline Operations Control – An Intelligent Agent-Based Approach

By Antonio J.M. Castro and Eugenio Oliveira


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7. Document Compression Improvements Based on Data Clustering

By Jiri Dvorsky, Jan Martinovic, Jan Platos and Vaclav Snasel


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8. Embodiment of an Agent using Anthropomorphization of an Object

By Hirotaka Osawa and Michita Imai


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9. Towards Socialized Machines: Emotions and Sense of Humour in Conversational Agents

By Michal Ptaszynski, Pawel Dybala, Shinsuke Higuhi, Wenhan Shi, Rafal Rzepka and Kenji Araki


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10. Trust and Reputation Management in Web-based Social Network

By Touhid Bhuiyan, Audun Josang and Yue Xu


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11. Similarity-based Techniques for Trust Management

By Mozhgan Tavakolifard


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12. An Information Filter for Intuitive and Simple Search

By Sayaka Akioka, Hideo Fukumori and Yoichi Muraoka


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13. Skipping-Based Collaborative Recommendations inspired from Statistical Language Modeling

By Geoffray Bonnin, Armelle Brun and Anne Boyer


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14. Human Computation Games and Optimization of Their Productivity

By Kuan-Ta Chen, Chien-Wei Lin, Ling-Jyh Chen and Irwin King


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15. Web Intelligence for the Assessment of Information Quality: Credibility, Correctness, and Readability

By Johan F. Hoorn and Teunis D. van Wijngaarden


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16. Overview of the Relational Analysis approach in Data-Mining and Multi-criteria Decision Making

By Julien Ah-Pine and Jean-Francois Marcotorchino


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17. Representative-based Protocol for Multiple Interdependent Issue Negotiation Problems

By Katsuhide Fujita


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18. Object-oriented Semantic and Sensory Knowledge Extraction from the Web

By Shun Hattori


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19. Pinpoint Clustering of Web Pages and Mining Implicit Crossover Concepts

By Makoto Haraguchi and Yoshiaki Okubo


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20. Intelligent Agents for Automatic Service Composition in Ambient Intelligence

By Maria J. Santofimia, Francisco Moya, Felix J. Villanueva, David Villa and Juan C. Lopez


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21. Exploring the Bee Hive Metaphor as a Model for Problem Solving: Search, Optimisation, and More

By Pavol Navrat, Anna Bou Ezzeddine, Lucia Jastrzembska and Tomas Jelinek


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22. Combining Pervasive Computing with Activity Recognition and Learning

By Patrice C. Roy, Bruno Bouchard, Abdenour Bouzouane and Sylvain Giroux


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23. Intelligent Agents in Extreme Conditions – Modeling and Simulation of Suicide Bombing for Risk Assessment

By Zeeshan-ul-hassan Usmani, Fawzi Alghamdi and Daniel Kirk


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