CS Technical Reports

The file that you are reading contains the list of our 2018 reports. Links from this list lead to pdf files. Lists of reports from the previous years can be found by clicking on:

  • Algorithmic Need for Subcopulas

    Thach Ngoc Nguyen, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Hoang Phuong Nguyen

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-49 in pdf
  • Blockchains Beyond Bitcoin: Towards Optimal Level of Decentralization in Storing Financial Data

    Thach Ngoc Nguyen, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Hoang Phuong Nguyen

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-48 in pdf
  • Quantum Approach Explains the Need for Expert Knowledge: On the Example of Econometrics

    Songsak Sriboonchitta, Hung T. Nguyen, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Thach Ngoc Nguyen

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-47 in pdf
  • Why Quantum (Wave Probability) Models Are a Good Description of Many Non-Quantum Complex Systems, and How to Go Beyond Quantum Models

    Miroslav Svitek, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Thach Ngoc Nguyen

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-46 in pdf
  • Why Hammerstein-Type Block Models Are So Efficient: Case Study of Financial Econometrics

    Thongchai Dumrongpokaphan, Afshin Gholamy, Vladik Kreinovich, and Hoang Phuong Nguyen

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-45 in pdf
  • Why the Best Predictive Models Are Often Different from the Best Explanatory Models: A Theoretical Explanation

    Songsak Sriboonchitta, Luc Longpre, Vladik Kreinovich, and Thongchai Dumrongpokaphan

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-44 in pdf
  • How to Take Expert Uncertainty into Account: Economic Approach Illustrated by Pavement Engineering Applications

    Edgar Daniel Rodriguez Velasquez, Carlos M. Chang Albitres, Thach Ngoc Nguyen, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-43 in pdf
  • Why Threshold Models: A Theoretical Explanation

    Thongchai Dumrongpokaphan, Vladik Kreinovich, and Songsak Sriboonchitta

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-42 in pdf
  • Qualitative conditioning in an interval-based possibilistic setting

    Salem Benferhat, Vladik Kreinovich, Amelie Levray, and Karim Tabia

    link to abstract
  • Why Bellman-Zadeh Approach to Fuzzy Optimization

    Olga Kosheleva and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-40 in pdf
  • How Interval Measurement Uncertainty Affects the Results of Data Processing: A Calculus-Based Approach to Computing the Range of a Box

    Andrew Pownuk and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-39 in pdf
  • Soft Computing Ideas Can Help Earthquake Geophysics

    Solymar Ayala, Aaron Velasco, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-38 in pdf
  • Fuzzy Ideas Explain a Complex Heuristic Algorithm for Gauging Pavement Conditions

    Edgar Daniel Rodriguez Velasquez, Carlos M. Chang Albitres, and Vladik Kreinovch

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-37 in pdf
  • Analysis of Prosody Around Turn Starts

    Gerardo Cervantes and Nigel G. Ward

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-36 in pdf
  • When Is Propagation of Interval and Fuzzy Uncertainty Feasible?

    Vladik Kreinovich, Andrew M. Pownuk, Olga Kosheleva, and Aleksandra Belina

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-35 in pdf
  • What Is the Economically Optimal Way to Guarantee Interval Bounds on Control?

    Alfredo Vaccaro, Martine Ceberio, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-34 in pdf
  • Economics of Commitment: Why Giving Away Some Freedom Makes Sense

    Vladik Kreinovich, Olga Kosheleva, Mahdokht Afravi, Genesis Bejarano, and Marisol Chacon

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-33 in pdf
  • Why Under Stress Positive Reinforcement Is More Effective? Why Optimists Study Better? Why People Become Restless? Simple Utility-Based Explanations

    Francisco Zapata, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-32 in pdf
  • Towards Foundations of Interval and Fuzzy Uncertainty

    Mahdokht Afravi, Kehinde Akinola, Fredrick Ayivor, Ramon Bustamante, Erick Duarte, Ahnaf Farhan, Martha Garcia, Govinda K.C., Jeffrey Hope, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, Jose Perez, Francisco Rodriguez, Christian Servin, Eric Torres, and Jesus Tovar

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-31 in pdf
  • Why Asset-Based Approach to Teaching Is More Effective than the Usual Deficit-Based Approach, and Why The New Approach Is Not Easy to Implement: A Simple Geometric Explanation

    Olga Kosheleva and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-30 in pdf
  • Why Encubation?

    Vladik Kreinovich, Rohan Baingolkar, Swapnil S. Chauhan, and Ishtjot S. Kamboj

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-29 in pdf
  • Gartner's Hype Cycle: A Simple Explanation

    Jose Perez and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-28 in pdf
  • Why Zipf's Law: A Symmetry-Based Explanation

    Daniel Cervantes, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-27 in pdf
  • Working on One Part at a Time is the Best Strategy for Software Production: A Proof

    Francisco Zapata, Malileh Zargaran, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-26 in pdf
  • Towards Foundations of Fuzzy Utility: Taking Fuzziness into Account Naturally Leads to Intuitionistic Fuzzy Degrees

    Christian Servin and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-25 in pdf
  • How to Gauge Repair Risk?

    Francisco Zapata and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-24 in pdf
  • How Intelligence Community Interprets Imprecise Evaluative Linguistic Expressions, and How to Justify This Empirical-Based Interpretation

    Olga Kosheleva and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-23 in pdf | UTEP-CS-18-23a in pdf
  • How to Explain Empirical Distribution of Software Defects by Severity

    Francisco Zapata, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-22 in pdf | UTEP-CS-18-22a in pdf
  • How to Explain the Results of the Richard Thaler's 1997 Financial Times Contest

    Olga Kosheleva and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-21 in pdf
  • Why Superforecasters Change Their Estimates on Average by 3.5%: A Possible Theoretical Explanation

    Olga Kosheleva and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-20 in pdf
  • Virtual Agent Interaction Framework (VAIF): A Tool for Rapid Development of Social Agents

    Ivan Gris and David Novick

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-19 in pdf
  • Reverse Mathematics Is Computable for Interval Computations

    Martine Ceberio, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-18 in pdf
  • Italian Folk Multiplication Algorithm Is Indeed Better: It Is More Parallelizable

    Martine Ceberio, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-17 in pdf
  • From Traditional Neural Networks to Deep Learning: Towards Mathematical Foundations of Empirical Successes

    Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-16 in pdf
  • How to Monitor Possible Side Effects of Enhanced Oil Recovery Process

    Jose Manuel Dominguez Esquivel, Solymar Ayala Cortez, Aaron Velasco, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-15 in pdf
  • Optimization of Quadratic Forms and t-norm Forms on Interval Domain and Computational Complexity

    Milan Hladik, Michal Cerny, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-14 in pdf
  • Which t-Norm Is Most Appropriate for Bellman-Zadeh Optimization

    Vladik Kreinovich, Olga Kosheleva, and Shahnaz Shahbazova

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-13 in pdf
  • When Is Data Processing Under Interval and Fuzzy Uncertainty Feasible: What If Few Inputs Interact? Does Feasibility Depend on How We Describe Interaction

    Milan Hladik, Michal Cerny, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-12 in pdf
  • Why Skew Normal: A Simple Pedagogical Explanation

    Jose Guadalupe Flores Muniz, Vyacheslav V. Kalashnikov, Nataliya Kalashnykova, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-11 in pdf
  • A New Kalman Filter Model for Nonlinear Systems Based on Ellipsoidal Bounding

    Ligang Sun, Hamza Alkhatib, Boris Kargoll, Vladik Kreinovich, and Ingo Neumann

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-10 in pdf
  • Why 70/30 or 80/20 Relation Between Training and Testing Sets: A Pedagogical Explanation

    Afshin Gholamy, Vladik Kreinovich, and Olga Kosheleva

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-09 in pdf
  • Why Learning Has Aha-Moments and Why We Should Also Reward Effort, Not Just Results

    Gerargo Uranga, Vladik Kreinovich, and Olga Kosheleva

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-08 in pdf
  • Why Burgers Equation: Symmetry-Based Approach

    Leobardo Valera, Martine Ceberio, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-07 in pdf
  • Lotfi Zadeh: a Pioneer in AI, a Pioneer in Statistical Analysis, a Pioneer in Foundations of Mathematics, and a True Citizen of the World

    Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-06 in pdf
  • Type-2 Fuzzy Analysis Explains Ubiquity of Triangular and Trapezoid Membership Functions

    Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Shahnaz Shahbazova

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-05 in pdf
  • How Many Monte-Carlo Simulations Are Needed to Adequately Process Interval Uncertainty: An Explanation of the Smart Electric Grid-Related Simulation Results

    Afshin Gholamy and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-04 in pdf
  • Measures of Specificity Used in the Principle of Justifiable Granularity: A Theoretical Explanation of Empirically Optimal Selections

    Olga Kosheleva and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-03 in pdf | UTEP-CS-18-03a in pdf
  • How to Efficiently Compute Ranges Over a Difference Between Boxes, With Applications to Underwater Localization

    Luc Jaulin, Martine Ceberio, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-02 in pdf | UTEP-CS-18-02a in pdf
  • How to Detect Crisp Sets Based on Subsethood Ordering of Normalized Fuzzy Sets? How to Detect Type-1 Sets Based on Subsethood Ordering of Normalized Interval-Valued Fuzzy Sets?

    Christian Servin, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich

    link to abstract | UTEP-CS-18-01 in pdf | UTEP-CS-18-01a in pdf