Multiple Classifier Systems: First International Workshop, MCS 2000 Cagliari, Italy, June 21-23, 2000 Proceedings by Josef KittlerMultiple Classifier Systems: First International Workshop, MCS 2000 Cagliari, Italy, June 21-23, 2000 Proceedings by Josef Kittler

Multiple Classifier Systems: First International Workshop, MCS 2000 Cagliari, Italy, June 21-23…

byJosef KittlerEditorFabio Roli

Paperback | June 14, 2000

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Workshop on Multiple Classifier Systems, MCS 2000, held in Cagliari, Italy in June 2000.The 33 revised full papers presented together with five invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the book. The papers are organized in topical sections on theoretical issues, multiple classifier fusion, bagging and boosting, design of multiple classifier systems, applications of multiple classifier systems, document analysis, and miscellaneous applications.
Title:Multiple Classifier Systems: First International Workshop, MCS 2000 Cagliari, Italy, June 21-23…Format:PaperbackDimensions:408 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.07 inPublished:June 14, 2000Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540677046

ISBN - 13:9783540677048


Table of Contents

Ensemble Methods in Machine Learning.- Experiments with Classifier Combining Rules.- The "Test and Select" Approach to Ensemble Combination.- A Survey of Sequential Combination of Word Recognizers in Handwritten Phrase Recognition at CEDAR.- Multiple Classifier Combination Methodologies for Different Output Levels.- A Mathematically Rigorous Foundation for Supervised Learning.- Classifier Combinations: Implementations and Theoretical Issues.- Some Results on Weakly Accurate Base Learners for Boosting Regression and Classification.- Complexity of Classification Problems and Comparative Advantages of Combined Classifiers.- Effectiveness of Error Correcting Output Codes in Multiclass Learning Problems.- Combining Fisher Linear Discriminants for Dissimilarity Representations.- A Learning Method of Feature Selection for Rough Classification.- Analysis of a Fusion Method for Combining Marginal Classifiers.- A hybrid projection based and radial basis function architecture.- Combining Multiple Classifiers in Probabilistic Neural Networks.- Supervised Classifier Combination through Generalized Additive Multi-model.- Dynamic Classifier Selection.- Boosting in Linear Discriminant Analysis.- Different Ways of Weakening Decision Trees and Their Impact on Classification Accuracy of DT Combination.- Applying Boosting to Similarity Literals for Time Series Classification.- Boosting of Tree-Based Classifiers for Predictive Risk Modeling in GIS.- A New Evaluation Method for Expert Combination in Multi-expert System Designing.- Diversity between Neural Networks and Decision Trees for Building Multiple Classifier Systems.- Self-Organizing Decomposition of Functions.- Classifier Instability and Partitioning.- A Hierarchical Multiclassifier System for Hyperspectral Data Analysis.- Consensus Based Classification of Multisource Remote Sensing Data.- Combining Parametric and Nonparametric Classifiers for an Unsupervised Updating of Land-Cover Maps.- A Multiple Self-Organizing Map Scheme for Remote Sensing Classification.- Use of Lexicon Density in Evaluating Word Recognizers.- A Multi-expert System for Dynamic Signature Verification.- A Cascaded Multiple Expert System for Verification.- Architecture for Classifier Combination Using Entropy Measures.- Combining Fingerprint Classifiers.- Statistical Sensor Calibration for Fusion of Different Classifiers in a Biometric Person Recognition Framework.- A Modular Neuro-Fuzzy Network for Musical Instruments Classification.- Classifier Combination for Grammar-Guided Sentence Recognition.- Shape Matching and Extraction by an Array of Figure-and-Ground Classifiers.