CS Technical Reports

The file that you are reading contains the list of our 1999 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:

  • Extracting Fuzzy Sparse Rule Base by Cartesian Representation and Clustering
    Yeung Yam, Vladik Kreinovich, and Hung T. Nguyen
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-49 in Compressed PostScript.

  • Aerospace Applications of Soft Computing and Interval Computations (with an Emphasis on Simulation and Modeling)
    Scott A. Starks and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-48a in Compressed PostScript.

  • Aerospace Applications of Soft Computing and Interval Computations (with an Emphasis on Multi-Spectral Satellite Imaging)
    Scott A. Starks and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-48 in Compressed PostScript.

  • An Optimal FFT-Based Algorithm for Mosaicking Images, with Applications to Satellite Imaging and Web Search
    Stephen Gibson, Olga Kosheleva, Luc Longpre, Brian Penn, and Scott A. Starks
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-47 in Compressed PostScript.

  • Towards Mathematical Foundations of Information Retrieval: Dependence of Website's Relevance on the Number of Occurrences of a Queried Word
    Laszlo T. Koczy, Vladik Kreinovich, Yohans Mendoza, Hung T. Nguyen, and Harry Schulte
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-46 in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • Range Estimation is NP-Hard for Epsilon-Square Accuracy and Feasible for Epsilon to the Power of 2-Delta
    Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-45 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-45a in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • Geombinatoric Aspects of Processing Large Images and Large Spatial Databases
    Jan Beck, Vladik Kreinovich, and Brian Penn
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-44 in Compressed PostScript

  • Which Sensor Set is Better for Monitoring Spacecraft Subsystems? A Geometric Answer and its Probabilistic Generalization
    Matthew Barry and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-43 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-43d in Compressed PostScript

  • A Geometric Approach to Classification of Trash in Ginned Cotton
    Murali Siddaiah, Michael A. Lieberman, Nadipuram R. Prasad, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-42a in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • Fundamental Properties of Pair-Wise Interactions Naturally Lead to Quarks and Quark Confinement: A Theorem Motivated by Neural Universal Approximation Results
    Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-41 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-41a in Compressed PostScript

  • A Comment on The Shape of The Solution Set for Systems of Interval Linear Equations with Dependent Coefficients
    Goetz Alefeld, Vladik Kreinovich, Guenter Mayer, and Michael Huth
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-40 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-40b in Compressed PostScript

  • Complex Fuzzy Sets: Towards New Foundations
    Hung T. Nguyen, Abraham Kandel, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-39 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-39a in Compressed PostScript

  • Intervals (Pairs of Fuzzy Values), Triples, etc.: Can We Thus Get an Arbitrary Ordering?
    Vladik Kreinovich and Masao Mukaidono
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-38 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-38a in Compressed PostScript

  • Shadows Of Fuzzy Sets - a Natural Approach Towards Describing 2-D and Multi-D Fuzzy Uncertainty in Linguistic Terms
    Hung T. Nguyen, Berlin Wu, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-37 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-37a in Compressed PostScript

  • Interval Computations as a Particular Case of a General Scheme Involving Classes of Probability Distributions
    Scott Ferson, Lev Ginzburg, Vladik Kreinovich, and Harry Schulte
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-36a in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-36b in Compressed PostScript and in in pdf.

  • From Interval Methods of Representing Uncertainty to a General Description of Uncertainty
    Vladik Kreinovich, Scott Ferson, Lev Ginzburg, Harry Schulte, Matthew R. Barry, and Hung T. Nguyen
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-36 in Compressed PostScript

  • On Combining Statistical and Fuzzy Techniques: Detection of Business Cycles from Uncertain Data
    Hung T. Nguyen, Berlin Wu, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-35 in Compressed PostScript

  • Candidate Sets for Complex Interval Arithmetic
    Juergen Wolff von Gudenberg and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-34 in Compressed PostScript

  • From Fuzzy Values to Intuitionistic Fuzzy Values to Intuitionistic Fuzzy Intervals Etc.: Can We Get an Arbitrary Ordering?
    Vladik Kreinovich, Masao Mukaidono, and Krassimir Atanassov
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-33 in Compressed PostScript

  • Kolmogorov Complexity-Based Ideas for Locating Text in Web Images
    Martin Schmidt, Vladik Kreinovich, and Luc Longpre
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-32 in Compressed PostScript

  • Fuzzy Logic in Non-Destructive Testing of Aerospace Structures
    Murali Krishna, Vladik Kreinovich, and Roberto Osegueda
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-31 in pdf

  • Neural Network Approach to Speech Pathology
    Antonio P. Salvatore, Nicole A. Thorne, and Charlotte M. Gross
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-30 in Compressed PostScript

  • The Use of Fuzzy Measures in Pain Relief Control
    Vladik Kreinovich and Nadipuram R. Prasad
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-29 in Compressed PostScript
    UTEP-CS-99-29b in Compressed PostScript

  • Theoretical Explanation for the Empirical Probability Of Detection (POD) Curve: A Neural Network-Motivated Approach
    Yohans Mendoza and Roberto Osegueda
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-28 in Compressed PostScript and in pdf

  • Chu Spaces - a New Approach to Describing Uncertainty in Systems
    Vladik Kreinovich, Guoqing Liu, and Hung T. Nguyen
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-27 in Compressed PostScript

  • Automatic Concurrency in SequenceL
    Daniel E. Cooke and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-26 in Compressed PostScript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-99-26b in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • Fuzzy/Probability ~ Fractal/Smooth
    Hung T. Nguyen, Vladik Kreinovich, and Berlin Wu
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-25 in Compressed PostScript

  • A New Graph Characteristic and its Application to Numerical Computability
    Frank Harary, Vladik Kreinovich, and Luc Longpre
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-24 in Compressed PostScript
    UTEP-CS-99-24a in Compressed PostScript

  • Multi-Resolution Methods in Non-Destructive Testing of Aerospace Structures and in Medicine
    Roberto Osegueda, Yohans Mendoza, Olga Kosheleva, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-23 in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • Multi-Resolution Techniques in the Rules-Based Intelligent Control Systems: A Universal Approximation Result
    Yeung Yam, Hung T. Nguyen, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-22 in Compressed PostScript

  • Chu Spaces - a New Approach to Diagnostic Information Fusion
    Hung T. Nguyen, Vladik Kreinovich, and Berlin Wu
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-21 in Compressed PostScript

  • On Average Bit Complexity of Interval Arithmetic
    Chadi Hamzo and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-20 in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • We Live in the Best of Possible Worlds: A Proof
    Liu Guoqing and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-19 in Compressed PostScript

  • An Optimality Criterion for Arithmetic of Complex Sets
    Vladik Kreinovich and Juergen Wolff von Gudenberg
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-18 in Compressed PostScript

  • Chu Spaces: Towards New Foundations for Fuzzy Logic and Fuzzy Control, with Applications to Information Flow on the World Wide Web
    Nhu Nguyen, Hung T. Nguyen, Berlin Wu, Vladik Kreinovich, and Guoqing Liu
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-17a in pdf

  • A New Look at Fuzzy Theory via Chu Spaces
    Hung T. Nguyen, Berlin Wu, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-17 in Compressed PostScript

  • From Fuzzy Models to Fuzzy Control
    Chitta Baral, Vladik Kreinovich, Hung T. Nguyen, and Yeung Yam
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-16 in Compressed PostScript

  • Towards Intelligent Virtual Environment for Training Medical Doctors in Surgical Pain Relief
    Richard Alo, Kenneth Alo, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-15 in Compressed PostScript and in pdf.

  • System Reliability: A Case When Fuzzy Logic Enhances Probability Theory's Ability to Deal With Real-World Problems
    Timothy J. Ross, Carlos Ferregut, Roberto Osegueda, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-14 in Compressed PostScript

  • Towards Faster, Smoother, and More Compact Fuzzy Approximation, with an Application to Non-Destructive Evaluation of Space Shuttle's Structural Integrity
    Yeung Yam, Roberto Osegueda and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-13 in pdf

  • Chu Spaces: Towards New Foundations for Fuzzy Logic and Fuzzy Control, with Applications to Information Flow on the World Wide Web
    Hung T. Nguyen, Vladik Kreinovich, and Guoqing Liu
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-12 in pdf

  • Arithmetic of Complex Sets: Nickel's Classical Paper Revisited from a Geometric Viewpoint
    Vladik Kreinovich and Juergen Wolff von Gudenberg
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-11 in pdf

  • For Interval Computations, if Absolute-Accuracy Optimization is NP-Hard, then so is Relative-Accuracy Optimization
    Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-10 in pdf
    UTEP-CS-99-10a in pdf

  • Locating the Whole Pattern is Better than Locating its Pieces: A Geometric Explanation of an Empirical Phenomenon
    Scott A. Starks and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-9 in pdf

  • Why Fundamental Physical Equations are of Second Order?
    Takeshi Yamakawa and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-8 in PostScript and in pdf.

  • Extending t-Norms Beyond [0,1]: Relevant Results of Semigroup Theory
    Vladik Kreinovich and Yeung Yam
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-7 in PostScript.

  • Time-Bounded Kolmogorov Complexity May Help in Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence (SETI)
    Martin Schmidt
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-6 in PostScript.

  • Beyond [0,1] to Intervals and Further: Do We Need All New Fuzzy Values?
    Yeung Yam, Masao Mukaidono, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-5 in PostScript.

  • Intervals is All We Need: An Argument
    Masao Mukaidono, Yeung Yam, and Vladik Kreinovich
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-4 in PostScript.

  • Why Clustering in Function Approximation? Theoretical Explanation
    Vladik Kreinovich and Yeung Yam
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-3 in PostScript and in pdf.

  • Fuzzy Systems are Universal Approximators for a Smooth Function and its Derivatives
    Vladik Kreinovich, Hung T. Nguyen, and Yeung Yam
    link to abstract
    UTEP-CS-99-2 in PostScript and in pdf.

  • Computational Complexity of Planning and Approximate Planning in Presence of Incompleteness
    Chitta Baral, Vladik Kreinovich, and Raul Trejo
    link to abstract
    Original version UTEP-CS-99-1 in PostScript and in pdf
    1st updated version UTEP-CS-99-1b in Compressed PostScript
    2nd updated version UTEP-CS-99-1d in PostScript and in pdf.