CS Technical Reports

The file that you are reading contains the list of our 1997 reports. Links from this list lead to pdf and compressed PostScript files. Lists of reports from the previous years can be found by clicking on:

  • Why Kolmogorov Complexity in Physical Equations
    Vladik Kreinovich and Luc Longpre
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-38 in PostScript.

  • Kolmogorov Complexity Justifies Software Engineering Heuristics
    Ann Q. Gates, Vladik Kreinovich, and Luc Longpre
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-37a in PostScript.

  • Coincidences are Not Accidental: A Theorem
    Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-36 in PostScript.

  • From Expert Words Directly to Numerical Simulations: Group-Theoretic Approach to Computing with Words in Information/Intelligent Systems
    Vladik Kreinovich, Brian Penn, and Scott Starks
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-35 in PostScript.

  • Interval Approach to Non-Destructive Testing of Aerospace Structures and to Mammography
    Keith Worden, Roberto Osegueda, Carlos Ferregut, Soheil Nazarian, Eulalio Rodriguez, Debra L. George, Mary J. George, and Vladik Kreinovich, Olga Kosheleva, and Sergio Cabrera
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-34 in PostScript.
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-34a in PostScript.

  • Complexity of Collective Decision Making Explained by Neural Network Universal Approximation Theorem
    Raul A. Trejo and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-33 in PostScript.
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-33a in PostScript and pdf.

  • Strong Negation: Its Relation to Intervals and its Use in Expert Systems
    Scott A. Starks, Vladik Kreinovich, Hung T. Nguyen, Hoang Phuong Nguyen, and Mirko Navara
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-32 in PostScript.
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-32a in PostScript.

  • From Fuzzification and Intervalization to Anglification: A New 5D Geometric Formalism for Physics and Data Processing
    Scott A. Starks and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-31 in PostScript.

  • OO or Not OO: When Object-Oriented is Better. Qualitative Analysis and Application to Satellite Image Processing
    Ann Gates, Vladik Kreinovich, Leticia Sifuentes, and Scott Starks
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-30 in PostScript.
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-30a in Postscript and pdf.

  • Where to Bisect a Box? A Theoretical Explanation of the Experimental Results
    Vladik Kreinovich and R. Baker Kearfott
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-29 in PostScript.
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-29a in PostScript.

  • Computational Complexity and Feasibility of Fuzzy Data Processing: Why Fuzzy Numbers, Which Fuzzy Numbers, Which Operations with Fuzzy Numbers
    Hung T. Nguyen, Misha Koshelev, Vladik Kreinovich, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Radko Mesiar
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-28 in PostScript;
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-28a in PostScript.

  • Operations with Fuzzy Numbers Explain Heuristic Methods in Image Processing
    Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, Bernadette Bouchon-Meunier, and Radko Mesiar
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-27 in PostScript;
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-27a in PostScript.

  • Adding Fuzzy Integral to Fuzzy Control
    Hung T. Nguyen, Vladik Kreinovich, and Richard Alo
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-26 in PostScript;
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-26a in Postscript, Compressed Postscript, and pdf.

  • How to Divide a Territory? A New Simple Differential Formalism for Optimization of Set Functions
    Hung T. Nguyen and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-25 in PostScript;
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-25a in Postscript, Compressed Postscript, and pdf.

  • A Variation on the Zero-One Law
    Andreas Blass, Yuri Gurevich, Vladik Kreinovich, and Luc Longpre
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-97-24 in PostScript;
    Updated version UTEP-CS-97-24a in PostScript.

  • Maximum Entropy Approach to Optimal Sensor Placement for Aerospace Non-Destructive Testing
    Roberto Osegueda, Carlos Ferregut, Mary J. George, Jose M. Gutierrez, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-23 in PostScript and in pdf.

  • Environmentally-Oriented Processing of Multi-Spectral Satellite Images: New Challenges for Bayesian Methods
    Scott A. Starks and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-22 in PostScript.

  • We Must Choose the Simplest Physical Theory: Levin-Li-Vitanyi Theorem and its Potential Physical Applications
    Dirk Fox, Martin Schmidt, Misha Koshelev, Vladik Kreinovich, Luc Longpre', and Jeff Kuhn
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-21 in PostScript.

  • Which Algorithms are Feasible? MaxEnt Approach
    Daniel E. Cooke, Vladik Kreinovich, and Luc Longpre
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-20 in PostScript.

  • Sensor Placement for Aerospace Non-Destructive Evaluation (NDE): Optimization under Fuzzy Uncertainty
    Roberto Osegueda, Carlos Ferregut, Mary J. George, Jose M. Gutierrez, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-19 in PostScript.

  • The Challenge of Hyper-Spectral Satellite Imaging and Integer-Valued Fuzzy Sets
    Maria Beltran, Vladik Kreinovich, and Scott A. Starks
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-18 in PostScript.

  • ALPS: A Logic for Program Synthesis (Motivated by Fuzzy Logic)
    Daniel E. Cooke, Vladik Kreinovich, and Scott A. Starks
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-17a in PostScript and in pdf.

  • A Modification of Sugeno Integral Describes Stability and Smoothness of Fuzzy Control
    Hung T. Nguyen and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-16a in PostScript.

  • Identification and Classification of Inconsistency in Relationship to Software Maintenance
    Daniel Cooke, Luqi, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-15 in PostScript.

  • Computational Geometry and Artifical Neural Networks: A Hybrid Approach to Optimal Sensor Placement for Aerospace NDE
    Roberto Osegueda, Carlos Ferregut, Mary J. George, Jose M. Gutierrez, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-14 in PostScript.

  • Multi-Resolution Data Processing: It is Necessary, it is Possible, it is Fundamental
    S. A. Starks, V. Kreinovich, and A. Meystel
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-13 in PostScript.

  • Towards Computers of Generation Omega - Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics, Granularity, and Acausal Processes: A Brief Survey
    M. Koshelev and V. Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-12 in PostScript.

  • Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics Explains Semiotic Shapes: Applications to Astronomy and to Non-Destructive Testing of Aerospace Systems
    Roberto Osegueda, Carlos Ferregut, Mary J. George, Jose M. Gutierrez, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-11 in PostScript.

  • How to Make World Wide Web Sites Faster and Easier to Use
    Misha Koshelev
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-10 in PostScript and in pdf.

  • Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain Management: Towards an Expert System
    Kenneth M. Alo, Richard Alo, Andre de Korvin, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-9a in PostScript and pdf.

  • Optimal Approximation of Quadratic Interval Functions
    Misha Koshelev, Luc Longpre, and Patrick Taillibert
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-8 in LaTeX.

  • Why Intervals? Because If We Allow Other Sets, Tractable Problems Become Intractable
    Monica Nogueira and Amarendra Nandigam
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-7 in LaTeX.

  • Methodology of Fuzzy Control: An Introduction
    Hung T. Nguyen and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-6 in LaTeX, uses style file crckapb.sty.

  • Soft Computing: Frontiers?
    A Case Study of Hyper-Spectral Satellite Imaging
    Scott Starks and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-5a in PostScript.

  • Soft Computing Explains Heuristic Numerical Methods in Data Processing and in Logic Programming
    Hung T. Nguyen, Vladik Kreinovich, and Bernadette Bouchon-Meuiner
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-4a in PostScript.

  • Strict Achimedean t-Norms and t-Conorms as Universal Approximators
    Hung T. Nguyen, Vladik Kreinovich and Piotr Wojciechowski
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-3a in PostScript.

  • Computers of Generation Omega
    Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-2 in ASCII.

  • Multi-Criteria Optimization - an Important Foundation of Fuzzy System Design
    Hung T. Nguyen and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-97-1 in LaTeX, Compressed Postscript, and pdf.