CS Technical Reports

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  • From Interval Computations to Constraint-Related Set Computations: Towards Faster Estimation of Statistics and ODEs Under Interval and P-Box Uncertainty
    Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-50e in pdf
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-50f in pdf

  • From Interval Computations to Constraint-Related Set Computations: Towards Faster Estimation of Statistics and ODEs Under Interval, P-Box, and Fuzzy Uncertainty
    Martine Ceberio, Vladik Kreinovich, Andrzej Pownuk, and Barnabas Bede
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-50 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    1st updated version UTEP-CS-06-50a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    2nd updated version UTEP-CS-06-50b in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    short version UTEP-CS-06-50d in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Estimating Variance under Interval and Fuzzy Uncertainty: Case of Hierarchical Estimation
    Gang Xiang and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-49 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Fast Algorithms for Computing Statistics under Interval and Fuzzy Uncertainty, and Their Applications
    Gang Xiang and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-48 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • For Piecewise Smooth Signals, L1 Method is the Best Among Lp: An Interval-Based Justification of an Empirical Fact
    Vladik Kreinovich and Arnold Neumaier
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    UTEP-CS-06-47 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Adding Constraints to Situations when, in Addition to Intervals, We Also Have Partial Information about Probabilities
    Martine Ceberio, Vladik Kreinovich, Gang Xiang, Scott Ferson, and Cliff Joslyn
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-46 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-46a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Fern: An Updatable Authenticated Dictionary Suitable for Distributed Caching
    Eric Freudenthal, David Herrera, Steve Gutstein, Ryan Spring, and Luc Longpre
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-45 in pdf
    UTEP-CS-06-45a in pdf

  • Towards More Adequate Representation of Uncertainty: From Intervals to Set Intervals, with the Possible Addition of Probabilities and Certainty Degrees
    J. T. Yao, Y. Y. Yao, V. Kreinovich, P. Pinheiro da Silva, S. A. Starks, G. Xiang, and H. T. Nguyen
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-44 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-44d in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Why Intervals? Why Fuzzy Numbers? Towards a New Justification
    Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-43 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    1st updated version UTEP-CS-06-43a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    2nd updated version UTEP-CS-06-43b in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • compPknots: A Framework for Parallel Prediction and Comparison of RNA Secondary Structures with Pseudoknots
    Trilce Estrada, Abel Licon, and Michela Taufer
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    UTEP-CS-06-42 in pdf

  • Decomposable Aggregability in Population Genetics and Evolutionary Computations: Algorithms and Computational Complexity
    Vladik Kreinovich and Max Shpak
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-41 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-41a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Wavesurfer: A Tool for Sound Analysis
    Ernesto Medina and Thamar Solorio
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    UTEP-CS-06-40 in pdf

  • A Model-Based Workflow Approach for Scientific Applications
    Leonardo Salayandia, Paulo Pinheiro da Silva, Ann Q. Gates, and Alvaro Rebellon
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    UTEP-CS-06-39 in pdf

  • Workflow-Driven Ontologies: An Earth Sciences Case Study
    Leonardo Salayandia, Paulo Pinheiro da Silva, Ann Q. Gates, and Flor Salcedo
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    UTEP-CS-06-38 in pdf

  • Finding Least Expensive Tolerance Solutions and Least Expensive Tolerance Revisions: Algorithms and Computational Complexity
    Inna Pivkina and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-37 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Canica: an IDE for the Java Modeling Language
    Angelica B. Perez, Yoonsik Cheon, and Ann Q. Gates
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    UTEP-CS-06-36 in PDF

  • Fuzzy Prediction Models in Measurement
    Leon Reznik and Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-35 in pdf
    UTEP-CS-06-35a in pdf

  • Towards Adding Probabilities and Correlations to Interval Computations
    Daniel Berleant, Martine Ceberio, Gang Xiang, and Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-34 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-34c in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Fast Computation of Exact Ranges of Symmetric Convex and Concave Functions under Interval Uncertainty
    Gang Xiang
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    UTEP-CS-06-33 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Detecting Filled Pauses in Tutorial Dialogs
    Gaurav Garg and Nigel Ward
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    UTEP-CS-06-32 in pdf

  • For Complex Intervals, Exact Range Computation is NP-Hard Even For Single Use Expressions (Even for the Product)
    Martine Ceberio, Vladik Kreinovich, and Guenter Mayer
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    UTEP-CS-06-31 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • The Effectiveness of Threshold-Based Scheduling Policies on BOINC Projects
    Trilce Estrada, David A. Flores, Michela Taufer, Patricia J. Teller, Andre Kerstens, and David P. Anderson
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    UTEP-CS-06-30 in pdf

  • Aggregability is NP-Hard
    Vladik Kreinovich and Max Shpak
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    UTEP-CS-06-29 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Computing Population Variance and Entropy under Interval Uncertainty: Linear-Time Algorithms
    Gang Xiang, Martine Ceberio, and Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-28 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    1st updated version UTEP-CS-06-28b in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    2nd updated version UTEP-CS-06-28c in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    3rd updated version UTEP-CS-06-28d in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Statistical Data Processing under Interval Uncertainty: Algorithms and Computational Complexity
    Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-27 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Automatic Labeling of Back Channels
    Udit Sajjanhar and Nigel Ward
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    UTEP-CS-06-26 in pdf

  • Measuring Privacy Loss in Statistical Databases
    Vinod Chirayath, Luc Longpre, and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-25 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Combining Probabilistic and Interval Uncertainty: Processing Correlations and Measuring Loss of Privacy
    Martine Ceberio, Gang Xiang, Luc Longpre, Vladik Kreinovich, Hung T. Nguyen, Daniel Berleant
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    UTEP-CS-06-24a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • How to Measure Loss of Privacy
    Luc Longpre and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-24 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Bilinear Models from System Approach Justified for Classification, with Potential Applications to Bioinformatics
    Richard Alo, Francois Modave, Vladik Kreinovich, David Herrera, and Xiaojing Wang
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    UTEP-CS-06-23 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Interval and Fuzzy Techniques in Business-Related Computer Security: Intrusion Detection, Privacy Protection
    Mohsen Beheshti, Jianchao Han, Luc Longpre, Scott A. Starks, J. Ivan Vargas, and Gang Xiang
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    UTEP-CS-06-22 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Economics of Engineering Design under Interval (and Fuzzy) Uncertainty: Case Study of Building Design
    Carlos Ferregut, Jan Beck, Araceli Sanchez, and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-21 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Growth Rates under Interval Uncertainty
    Janos Hajagos and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-20 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Towards Combining Probabilistic, Interval, Fuzzy Uncertainty, and Constraints: On the Example of Inverse Problem in Geophysics
    G. Randy Keller, Scott A. Starks, Aaron Velasco, Matthew Averill, Roberto Araiza, Gang Xiang, and Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-19 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-19b in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Topaz: A Firefox Protocol Extension for GridFTP Based on Data Flow Diagrams
    Richard Zamudio, Daniel Catarino, Michela Taufer, Brent Stearn, and Karan Bhatia
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    UTEP-CS-06-18 in pdf

  • How to Efficiently Process Uncertainty Within a Cyberinfrastructure without Sacrificing Privacy and Confidentiality
    Luc Longpre and Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-17 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-17a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Unimodality, Independence Lead to NP-Hardness of Interval Probability Problems
    Daniel J. Berleant, Olga Kosheleva, Vladik Kreinovich, and Hung T. Nguyen
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-16 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-16a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Optimized Sampling Frequencies for Weld Reliability Assessments of Long Pipeline Segments
    Cesar J. Carrasco and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-15 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Fast Computation of Centroids for Constant-Width Interval-Valued Fuzzy Sets
    Jerry M. Mendel, Hongwei Wu, Vladik Kreinovich, and Gang Xiang
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    UTEP-CS-06-14 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • A Formal Specification in JML of the Java Security Package
    Poonam Agarwal, Carlos E. Rubio-Medrano, Yoonsik Cheon, and Patricia J. Teller
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    UTEP-CS-06-13 in PDF and in Compressed Postscript

  • Computing Variance under Interval Uncertainty: A New Algorithm and its Potential Application to Privacy in Statistical Databases
    Richard Alo, Mohsen Beheshti, and Gang Xiang
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    UTEP-CS-06-12 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • 3-D Image Registration Using Fast Fourier Transform, with Potential Applications to Geoinformatics and Bioinformatics
    Roberto Araiza, Matthew G. Averill, G. Randy Keller, Scott A. Starks, and Chandrajit Bajaj
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    UTEP-CS-06-11 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Estimating Information Amount under Interval Uncertainty: Algorithmic Solvability and Computational Complexity
    Gang Xiang, Olga Kosheleva, and George J. Klir
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-10 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-10a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Fast Convolution and Fast Fourier Transform under Interval Uncertainty
    Guoqing Liu and Vladik Kreinovich
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-09 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Revised version UTEP-CS-06-09c in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Helping Students to Become Researchers: What We Can Gain from Russian Experience
    Vladik Kreinovich, Ann Gates, and Olga Kosheleva
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-08 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-08b in pdf

  • Towards Secure Cyberinfrastructure for Sharing Border Information
    Ann Gates, Vladik Kreinovich, Luc Longpre, Paulo Pinheiro da Silva, and G. Randy Keller
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    UTEP-CS-06-07 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • How to Take into Account Dependence Between the Inputs: From Interval Computations to Constraint-Related Set Computations, with Potential Applications to Nuclear Safety, Bio- and Geosciences
    Martine Ceberio, Scott Ferson, Vladik Kreinovich, Sanjeev Chopra, Gang Xiang, Adrian Murguia, and Jorge Santillan
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-06 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-06a in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • Static Timing Analysis Based on Partial Probabilistic Description of Delay Uncertainty
    Wei-Shen Wang, Vladik Kreinovich, and Michael Orshansky
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    UTEP-CS-06-05a in pdf

  • Interval-Based Robust Statistical Techniques for Non-Negative Convex Functions with Application to Timing Analysis of Computer Chips
    Michael Orshansky, Wei-Shen Wang, Gang Xiang, and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-05 in pdf

  • Modeling Correlation and Dependence Among Intervals
    Scott Ferson and Vladik Kreinovich
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    UTEP-CS-06-04 in pdf

  • Interval Finite Element Methods: New Directions
    Rafi Muhanna, Vladik Kreinovich, Pavel Solin, Jack Chessa, Roberto Araiza, and Gang Xiang
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    UTEP-CS-06-03 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript

  • The UTEP Corpus of Iraqi Arabic
    Nigel G. Ward, David G. Novick, and Salamah I. Salamah
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    UTEP-CS-06-02 in pdf

  • Towards Optimal Use of Multi-Precision Arithmetic: A Remark
    Vladik Kreinovich and Siegfried Rump
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    Original version UTEP-CS-06-01 in pdf and in Compressed Postscript
    Updated version UTEP-CS-06-01b in pdf and in Compressed Postscript