Schedule IPMU 2012

Monday 9.07.2012

8:30-9:00 Opening Session (Auditorium)
  Salvatore Greco (IPMU2012 General Chair)
  Antonino Recca (Rector University of Catania)
  Michela Cavallaro (Director Department of Economics and Business)
  Bernadette Bouchon-Meunier (IPMU Executive Director)
  Ronald R. Yager (IPMU Executive Director)
9:00-10:00 Plenary Talk (Auditorium)
Chair: Giulianella Coletti
Generalizing Law-Invariant Capacities to Capture Ambiguity Attitudes
Peter Wakker
Sessions MO-1 10:00-11:30 Fuzzy Machine Learning and On-line Modeling - A    (Room A)
Session Chair: Daniel Sanchez
Dynamic Quantification of Process Parameters in Viscose Production with Evolving Fuzzy Systems
Edwin Lughofer, Lisbeth Suppan, Thomas Röder, Roman Schmuck, Peter Hintenaus, Wolfgang Märzinger and Jürgen Kasberger
Statistical dynamic classification to detect changes in temperature time series 
Laurent Hartert, Danielle Nuzillard, Jean-Louis Nicolas and Jean-Philippe Jeannot
Uncertainty and Trust Estimation in Incrementally Learning Function Approximation
Andreas Buschermöhle, Jan Schoenke and Werner Brockmann
A Possibilistic Rule-based Classifier
Myriam Bounhas, Henri Prade, Mathieu Serrurier and Khaled Mellouli
Computing with Words and Decision Making -A   (Room B)
Session Chair: Rosa M Rodriguez Dominguez
Modeling environmental syndromes with distinct decision attitudes
Gloria Bordogna, Mirco Boschetti, Pietro A. Brivio, Paola Carrara, Daniela Stroppiana and C. J. Weissteiner
On the Applicability of Multi-Criteria Decision Making Techniques in Fuzzy Querying
Guy De Tre, Jozo Dujmovic, Antoon Bronselaer and Tom Matthè
α-cut Fuzzy Numbers as Utilities of Decision Making in Treatment of Radiation Cystitis
Elisabeth Rakus-Andersson and Janusz Frey
Fuzzy Measures and Integrals - A     (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Christophe Labreuche 
An axiomatization of the Choquet integral and its utility functions without any commensurateness assumption
Christophe Labreuche 
Eliciting CPTS-integrals on bipolar scale
Agnes Rico and Michio Sugeno
On weak null-additivity of monotone measures
Jun Li, Radko Mesiar and Hemin Wu
Imprecise probabilities - A   (Room C)
Session Chair: Enrique Miranda
An imprecise probability approach to joint extensions of stochastic and interval orderings
Ines Couso and Didier Dubois
Imprecise Bernoulli processes
Jasper De Bock and Gert de Cooman
Possibilistic K-nearest neighbor regression using tolerance intervals
Mohammad Ghasemi Hamed, Mathieu Serrurier and Nicolas Durand
K-Modes Clustering Using Possibilistic Membership
Asma Ammar, Zied Eloudi and Pawan Lingras
Intelligent Databases and Information System - A   (Room D)
Session Chair: Nicolas Marin
On a Reinforced Fuzzy Inclusion and its Application to Database Querying
Patrick Bosc and Olivier Pivert
On Fuzzy Preference Queries Explicitly Handling Satisfaction Levels
Oliviert Pivert and Gregory Smits
Implementable representations of level-2 fuzzy regions for use in databases and GIS
Jorg Verstraete
On Link Validity in Bibliographic Knowledge Bases
Madalina Croitoru, Lea Guizol and Michel Leclère
11:30-12:00 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions MO-2 12:00-13:30 40th Anniversary of the Measures of Fuzziness - A   (Room A)
Session Chair: Rudolf Seising and Marco Tabacchi
A Probabilistic View of De Luca and Termini's Entropy
José A. Herencia
A Briefing on Fuzziness and its Measuring
Enric Trillas and Daniel Sanchez
Measures of Fuzziness Under Different Uses of Fuzzy Sets
Daniel Sanchez and Enric Trillas
Fuzzy setting: fuziness for the general information
Doretta Vivona and Maria Divari
Uncertainty in Profiling Systems and Applications - A   (Room B)
Session Chair: Aida Valls
Discovering the gene-drug relationships for the pharmacology of cancer
Elisabetta Fersini, Enza Messina and Alberto Leporati
Decreasing Uncertainty when Interpreting Profiles through the Traffic Lights Panel
Karina Gibert, Dante Conti and Miquel Sànchez-Marrè
Dynamic resampling method for classification of sensitive problems and uneven datasets
Marco Vannucci, Valentina Colla, Marco Vannocci and Leonardo Reyneri
Finding memoryless probabilistic relational policies for inter-task reuse
Valdinei Freire da Silva, Fernando A. Pereira and Anna Helena Reali Costa
Computing with Words and Decision Making - B      (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Macarena Espinilla Estèvez
On some connections between multidistances and valued m-ary adjacency relations
Matteo Brunelli, Michele Fedrizzi, Mario Fedrizzi and Franco Molinari
Logical proportions – Further investigations
Henri Prade and Gilles Richard
Duality between addition and removal: a tool for studying change in argumentation
Pierre Bisquert, Claudette Cayrol, Florence Dupin de Saint Cyr and Marie-Christine Lagasquie
Sensing and Data Mining for Teaching and Learning   (Room C)
Session Chair: Masayuki Mukunoki
Teacher Support for Theatrical Learning Support in Lectutainment
Hiroyuki Mitsuhara
Students’ posture sequence estimation using spatio-temporal constraints
Masayuki Mukunoki, Kota Yoshitsugu and Michihiko Minoh
Investigation of a Method to Estimate Learners'Interest Level for Agent-based Conversational e-Learning
Kazuaki Nakamura, Koh Kakusho, Tetsuo Shoji and Michihiko Minoh
Application of Fuzzy Relations to Test Theory
Michael Wagenknecht, Oleksandr Sokolov and Olga Molchanova
Theory and applications of intuitionistic fuzzy sets - A   (Room D)
Session Chair: Eulalia Szmidt
A Recommender System with Uncertainty on the Example of Political Elections
Krzysztof Dyczkowski and Anna Stachowiak 
Generation of Interval-Valued Intuitionistic Fuzzy Implications from $K$-Operators, Fuzzy Implications and Fuzzy Coimplications
Renata Hax Sander Reiser, Benjamin Bedregal, Humberto Bustince and Javier Fernandez
Ranking of Bipolar Satisfaction Degrees
Tom Matthé and Guy De Tre
Additive generators based on general arithmetic operators in interval-valued fuzzy set theory
Glad Deschrijver
13:30-15:00 LUNCH
Sessions MO-3 15:00-16:30 Fuzzy Numbers and their Applications - A   (Room A)
Session Chair: Przemyslaw Grzegorzewski
Fuzzy arithmetics for fuzzy n-poles: when is interactivity irrelevant?
Andrea Sgarro and Laura Franzoi
On the interval approximation of fuzzy numbers
Przemyslaw Grzegorzewski
On Mean Value and Variance of Interval-Valued Fuzzy Numbers
Christer Carlsson, Robert Fuller and Jozsef Mezei
Metric Properties of the Extended Weighted Semi-trapezoidal Fuzzy Number and their Applications
Adrian Ban, Alexandru Bica and Lucian Coroianu
Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems - A   (Room B)
Session Chair: Wojtek Michalowski
Naive Bayesian Classier Based on Neighborhood Probability
Yu-Lin He
Five weaknesses of ASPIC+
Leila Amgoud
A Feature Reduction Strategy for the Analysis of Voluminous Biomedical Patterns
Nick Pizzi
Discovering the Preferences of Physicians with Regards to Rank-ordered Medical Documents
Dympna O'Sullivan, Szymon Wilk, Wojtek Michalowski, Roman Slowinski, Roland Thomas and Ken Farion. 
Aggregations functions - A    (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Radko Mesiar
Construction Methods for Uninorms via Rotation, Rotation-Annihilation, and Twin Rotation
Sandor Jenei
Natural Means of Indistinguishability Operators
Gabriel Mattioli and Jordi Recasens
Aggregations operators for the awareness of the general information
Doretta Vivona and Maria Divari
On the Relation Between Effort-Dominating and Symmetric Minitive Aggregation Operators
Marek Gagolewski
Belief function theory: basics and/or applications A   (Room C)
Session Chair: Zied Eloudi
Collecting information reported by imperfect information sources
Laurence Cholvy
Ranking Aggregation Based on Belief Function
Andrea Argentini and Enrico Blanzieri
Evaluating the Uncertainty of a Boolean Formula with Belief Functions
Christelle Jacob, Didier Dubois and Janette Cardoso
Introduction to an Algebra of Belief Functions on Three-element Frame of Discernment | a Quasi Bayesian Case
Milan Daniel
Game theory   (Room D)
Session Chair: David Carfì
A job scheduling game based on a folk algorithm
Massimo Orazio Spata and Salvatore Rinaudo
Randomized Game Semantics for Semi-Fuzzy Quantifiers
Christian Fermüller and Christoph Roschger
The payoff trajectories in C^1 parametric games
David Carfì and Agata Ricciardello
16:30-17:00 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions MO-4 17:00-18:30 Fuzzy uncertainty in economics and business - A   (Room A)
Session Chair: Gisella Facchinetti
A political scenario faced by a new evaluation of intuitionistic fuzzy quantities
Luca Anzilli and Gisella Facchinetti
Modified Net Present Value under Uncertainties: An Approach Based on Fuzzy Numbers and Interval Arithmetic
Antonio Carlos Sampaio Filho, Marley Vellasco and Ricardo Tanscheit
Evolving Fuzzy Modeling for Stock Market Forecasting
Leandro Maciel,Fernando Gomide and Rosangela Ballini
Distance-based Characterization of Inconsistency in Pairwise Comparisons
Michele Fedrizzi
New trends in De Finetti's approach - A   (Room B)
Session Chair: Giulianella Coletti
Finitely additive FTAP under an atomic reference measure
Pietro Rigo, Luca Pratelli and Patrizia Berti
A Further Empirical Study on the Over-performance of Estimate Correction in Statistical Matching
Andrea Capotorti
Claims Reserving in Non-Life Insurance: a Fully Bayesian Model
Franco Moriconi, Gilberto Castellani and Massimo De Felice
Fuzzy Measures and Integrals - B   (Room C)
Session Chair: Christophe Labreuche
Quasi-Lovasz extensions and their symmetric counterparts
Miguel Couceiro and Jean-Luc Marichal
Choquet Integration and the AHP: Inconsistency and Non-additivity
Silvia Bortot and Ricardo Alberto Marques Pereira
Minimax regret capacity identification
Mikhail Timonin
A Characterization of Fuzzy Integrals Invariant with Respect to Permutation Groups
Antonin Dvorak and Michal Holcapek
Multicriteria Decision Making - A   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Emre Cevikcan
Finding optimal presentation sequences for a conversational recommender system
Núria Bertomeu Castelló
Rank reversal as a source of uncertainty and manipulation in the PROMETHEE II ranking: a first investigation
Julien Roland, Yves De Smet and Céline Verly
Environmental Aspects Selection for EEE Using ANP Method
İlke Bereketli and Mujde Erol Genevois. 
A Hybrid Weighting Methodology for Performance Assessment in Turkish Municipalities
Hüseyin Selçuk Kılıç and Emre Cevikcan
Coopetition   (Room D)
Session Chair: Giovanni Battista Dagnino
An Economic Analysis of Coopetitive Training Investments for Insurance Agents
Mahito Okura 
A coopetitive approach to financial markets stabilization and risk management
David Carfì and Francesco Musolino
Global Green Economy and Environmental Sustainability: A Coopetitive Model
David Carfì and Daniele Schilirò
Asymmetric R&D Alliances and Coopetitive Games
Daniela Baglieri, David Carfì and Giovanni Battista Dagnino


Tuesday 10.07.2012

9:00-10:00 Plenary Talk (Auditorium)
Chair: Benedetto Matarazzo
Dominance-based Rough Set Approach to Reasoning about Vague Data
Roman Slowinski
Sessions TU-1 10:00-11:30 Fuzzy Machine Learning and On-line Modeling - B   (Room A)
Session Chair: Daniel Sanchez
On the VC Dimension of the Choquet Integral
Eyke Huellermeier
A fuzzy Residuated Approach to Case-based Reasoning
Sandra Sandri
A unifying framework for classification procedures based on cluster aggregation by Choquet integral
Luigi Troiano
Balancing interpretability against accuracy in fuzzy modeling by means of ACO
Pablo Carmona, Juan Luis Castro and José Luis Herrero Agustin
Computing with Words and Decision Making - C   (Room B)
Session Chair: Luis Martinez
A Fuzzy Group Decision Support System for Projects Evaluation
Fahimeh Ramezani and Jie Lu
Risk Prediction Framework and Model for Bank External Fund Attrition
Hua Lin, Guangquan Zhang and Jie Lu
Group decision Making with Comparative linguistic terms
Rosa M. Rodríguez, Luis Martínez and Francisco Herrera
An extended version of the fuzzy multicriteria group decision-making method in evaluation processes
Macarena Espinilla, Jie Lu, Jun Ma and Luis Martínez
Rough Sets and Complex Data Analysis: Theory and Applications - A   (Room C)
Session Chair: Hung Son Nguyen
Fuzzy-Rough MRMS Method for Relevant and Significant Attribute Selection 
Pradipta Maji and Partha Garai 
Rough Derivatives as Dynamic Granules in Rough Granular Calculus
Andrzej Skowron, Jaroslaw Stepaniuk, Andrzej Jankowski and Jan Bazan
A Rough set Approach to Knowledge Discovery by Relation Approximation
Sinh Hoa Nguyen and Hung Son Nguyen
Intelligent Databases and Information System - B   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Nicolas Marin
Soft aggregation of selection conditions with distinct importance semantics in the vector p-norm database model
Gloria Bordogna, Alberto Marcellini and Giuseppe Psaila
Towards An Efficient Processing of Outranking-Based Preference Queries
Olivier Pivert  and Gregory Smits
Coreference detection of low quality objects
Joachim Nielandt, Antoon Bronselaer and Guy De Tré
Text Retrieval and Visualization in Databases using Tag Clouds
Ursula Torres-Parejo, Jesús Roque Campaña-Gómez and  Miguel Delgado
Fuzzy Implications: Theory and Applications - A   (Room D)
Session Chair: Balasubramaniam Jayaram
Some results on the composition of L-Fuzzy contexts
Cristina Alcalde, Ana Burusco and Ramon Fuentes-Gonzalez
On a generalization of Yager's implications
Sebastia Massanet and Joan Torrens
Coimplications on finite scales
Juan Vicente Riera and Joan Torrens
Survival Implications
Przemyslaw Grzegorzewski
11:30-12:00 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions TU-2 12:00-13:30 Basic Issues in Rough Sets -A   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Davide Ciucci
Associated Near Sets of Merotopies
James Peters and Sheela Ramanna
Roughness in Residuated Lattices
Jiri Rachunek and Dana Salounova
A General Set Theoretic Approximation Framework
Zoltán Csajbók and Tamás Mihálydeák
40th Anniversary of the Measures of Fuzziness - B   (Room A)
Session Chair: Rudolf Seising and Marco Tabacchi
(= (+ intelligence ?) wisdom)
Anett Hoppe, Stefan Haun, Julia Inthorn,Andreas Nürnberger and Michael Dick
Evaluating Decisions: Characteristics, Evaluation of Outcome and Serious Games
Julia Inthorn, Stefan Haun, Anett Hoppe, Andreas Nürnberger and Michael Dick
Measures of Observables and Measures of Fuzziness
Rudolf Seising
A few remarks on the roots of fuzziness measures
Marco Elio Tabacchi and Settimo Termini
Linguistic Summarization and Description of Data - A   (Room B)
Session Chair: Daniel Sanchez
 Handling Context in Lexicon-Based Sentiment Analysis
Alejandro Moreo Fernández, Juan Luis Castro and Jose Manuel Zurita
 Possibilistic Rules from Fuzzy Prototypes
Guanyi Li and Jonathan Lawry
 Extended Twofold-LDA model for two Aspects in one Sentence
Nicola Burns, Yaxin Bi, Hui Wang and Terry Anderson
Theory and Applications of Intuitionistic Fuzzy Sets - B   (Room C)
Session Chair:  Janusz Kacprzyk
Dual connectives in fuzzy reasoning
Józef Drewniak
 New types of compositions of intuitionistic fuzzy relations in decision making problems
Paweł Drygaś
A New Approach to Principal Component Analysis for Intuitionistic Fuzzy Data Sets
Eulalia Szmidt and Janusz Kacprzyk
Soft Computing in Computer Vision   (Room D)
Session Chair: Irina Perfilieva
Canny Edge Detector Improved by F^1-transform
Irina Perfilieva, Petra Hodakova and Petr Hurtik
Coordinate-Based Pattern-Mining on Functional Neuroimaging Databases
Julian Caspers, Karl Zilles, Simon B. Eickhoff and Christoph Beierle
WAPSI: Web Application for Plant Species
Carlos Caballero and M. Carmen Aranda
Comparing the Efficiency of a Fuzzy Single-Stroke Character Recognizer with Various Parameter Values
Alex Tormási and László T. Kóczy
13:30-15:00 LUNCH
Sessions TU-3 15:00-16:30 Fuzzy Numbers and their Applications - B   (Room A)
Session Chair: Luciano Stefanini
Nearest Weighted Semi-trapezoidal Fuzzy Number of a Fuzzy Number Preserving the Weighted Ambiguity
Adrian Ban and Lucian Coroianu
Possibility and gradual number approaches to ranking methods for random fuzzy intervals
Farid Aiche and Didier Dubois
Approximation of fuzzy numbers by F-transform
Laerte Sorini and Luciano Stefanini
New Trends in De Finetti's Approach - B   (Room B)
Session Chair: Giulianella Coletti
Coherent conditional previsions and proper scoring rules
Veronica Biazzo, Angelo Gilio and Giuseppe Sanfilippo
Exchangeability in Probability Logic
Christian Wallmann and Gernot D. Kleiter
Coherence for Uncertainty Measures given through $\oplus$-Basic Assignments ruled by Gener
Giulianella Coletti, Romano Scozzafava and Barbara Vantaggi
Rough Sets and Complex Data Analysis: Theory and Applications -B   (Room C)
Session Chair: Dominik Slezak 
An Empirical Comparison of Rule Induction Using Feature Selection with the LEM2 Algorithm 
Jerzy W. Grzymala-Busse 
Management of Information Incompleteness in Rough Non-Deterministic Information Analysis
Hiroshi Sakai, Michinori Nakata, Dominik Slezak 
Rough-Granular Computing Based Relational Data Mining 
Piotr Honko 
On Different Ways of Handling Inconsistencies in Ordinal Classification with Monotonicity Constraints 
Jerzy Blaszczynski, Weibin Deng, Feng Hu, Roman Slowinski, Marcin Szelag and Guoyin Wang 
Aggregations Functions - B   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Radko Mesiar
Qualitative Integrals and Desintegrals: How to handle positive and negative scales in evaluation
Didier Dubois, Henri Prade and Agnes Rico
On migrative t-conorms and uninorms
M. Mas, M. Monserrat, Daniel Ruiz-Aguilera and Joan Torrens
Fuzzy Relations Between Two Universes: Soft Assessments of R-neighborhoods
Slavka Bodjanova and Martin Kalina
Stability in Aggregation Operators
Daniel Gomez, Javier Montero, J. Tinguaro Rodriguez and Karina Rojas
Belief Function Theory: basics and/or Applications - B   (Room D)
Session Chair: Laurence Cholvy
Application of Evidence Theory and Discounting Techniques to Aerospace Design
Fiona Browne, David Bell, Weiru Liu, Yan Jin, Colm Higgins, Niall Rooney, Hui Wang and Jann Muller
Constructing rule-based models using the belief functions framework
Rui Jorge Almeida, Thierry Denoeux and Uzay Kaymak
An Evidential Framework of Associating Sensors to Activities for Activity Recognition in Smart Homes
Yaxin Bi, Chris Nugent and Jing Liao
Positive and negative dependence for evidential database enrichment
  Mouna Chebbah, Arnaud Martin and Boutheina Ben Yaghlane
16:30-17:00 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions TU-4 17:00-18:30 Fuzzy Uncertainty in Economics and Business - B   (Room A)
Session Chair: Maria Letizia Guerra
A fuzzy method for the assessment of the scientific production
Marta Cardin and Silvio Giove
A possibilistic approach to evaluating equity-linked life insurance policies
Luca Anzilli
Supplier Selection Decisions: A Fuzzy Logic Model Based On Quality Aspects of Delivery
Margaret F. Shipley and Gary Stading
Average rate of return with uncertainty
Maria Letizia Guerra, Carlo Alberto Magni and Luciano Stefanini
Fuzzy Measures and Integrals - C   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Brice Mayag
Vector-Valued Choquet Integrals for Set Functions and Bi-capacities
Eiichiro Takahagi
A Probabilistic Representation of Exact Games on sigma-Algebras
Nobusumi Sagara
Elicitation of a 2-additive bi-capacity through cardinal information on trinary actions
Brice Mayag, Antoine Rolland and Julien Ah-Pine
SMAA-Choquet: Stochastic Multicriteria Acceptability Analysis for the Choquet Integral
Silvia Angilella, Salvatore Corrente and Salvatore Greco
Multicriteria Decision Making - B   (Room B)
Session Chair: Cengiz Kahraman
 Investigating properties of the ⊙-consistency index
Bice Cavallo and Livia D'Apuzzo
Approximation and Optimization of Polyhedral Discrete and Differential Inclusions
Elimhan Mahmudov
Reasoning under Uncertainty in the AHP Method using the Belief Function Theory
Amel Ennaceur, Zied Elouedi and Eric Lefevre 
New Product Selection Using Fuzzy Linear Programming and Fuzzy Monte Carlo Simulation
İrem Uçal Sarı and Cengiz Kahraman
Probabilistic Graphical Models with Imprecision: Theory and Applications - A   (Room C)
Session Chair: Alessandro Antonucci
Conditioning in Evidence Theory from the Perspective of Multidimensional Models
Jirina Vejnarova
A new method for learning imprecise hidden Markov models
Arthur Van Camp and Gert de Cooman
Inference using Compiled Product-based Possibilistic Networks
Raouia Ayachi, Nahla Ben Amor and Salem Benferhat
Dynamic Directed Evidential Networks with Conditional Belief Functions: Application to System Reliability
Wafa Lamari, Boutheina Ben Yaghlane and Christophe Simon
18:30-20:00 Round Table   (Auditorium)
Chair: Boris Kovalerchuk (USA)
Uncertainty Modeling
Boris Kovalerchuk (USA), Giulianella Coletti (Italy), Janusz Kasprzyk (Poland), Marie-Jeanne Lesot (France), Germano Resconi (Italy), Roman Slowinski (Poland), Peter Wakker (The Netherlands)


Wednesday 11.07.2012

9:00-10:00 Plenary Talk (Auditorium)
Chair: Mario Fedrizzi
Lukasiewicz logic and MV-algebras for a mathematical theory of fuzzy sets
Antonio Di Nola
10:00-11:00 Plenary Talk (Auditorium)
Chair: Ronald R. Yager
Web marketing and analogical reasoning
Tomohiro Takagi
11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions WE-1 11:30-13:30 Uncertainty in Profiling Systems and Applications - B   (Auditorium) "Special session partially financed by the Spanish Governement PlanE and the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation: DAMASK project TIN2009-11005 and MIDAS project TIN2010-09163-E of the Spanish network of Data Mining and Machine Learning"
Session Chair: Karina Gibert
Allocation of service centers in GIS with the largest vitality degree
Alexandr Bozhenyuk and Igor Rozenberg
Ontology-based management of uncertain preferences in user profiles
Joan Borras, Aida Valls, Antonio Moreno and David Isern
Understanding and profiling user requirements to support the conceptual design of an integrated land monitoring system
Maria Franca Norese and Chiara Novello
Handling Uncertain user preferences in a context-aware system
Roberto Confalonieri, Hasier Iñan and Manel Palau
Determining Affinity of Users in Social Networks using Fuzzy Sets
Ronald R. Yager and Marek Reformat
Handling Uncertainty with Copulas   (Room A)
Session Chair: Roberto Ghiselli Ricci
Idempotent copulas with fractal support
Wolfgang Trutschnig
On a Class of Variolinear Copulas
Hans De Meyer, Bernard De Baets and Tarad Jwaid
A note on exchangeable copulas
Roberto Ghiselli Ricci
A Note on Decomposition Integrals
Andrea Stupnanova
Formal Methods to Deal with Uncertainty of Many-Valued Events   (Room B)
Session Chair: Tommaso Flaminio
Linear Representation of Residuated Lattices
Irina Perfilieva
Non-commutative Product Logic and Probability of Fuzzy Events
Denisa Diaconescu
An extension of Godel logic for reasoning under both vagueness and possibilistic uncertainty
Lluis Godo and Moataz El-Zekey
State-complete Riesz MV-algebras and $L$-measure spaces
Ioana Leustean
On finitely valued Fuzzy Description Logics: The Lukasiewicz Case
Marco Cerami, Francesc Esteva and Angel García-Cerdaña
Approximate Aspects of Data Mining and Database Analytics   (Room C)  
Session Chair: Dominik Slezak
RFID Data Monitoring and Cleaning using Tensor Calculus
Roberto De Virgilio and Franco Milicchio
Prediction of coronary arteriosclerosis in stable coronary heart disease
Jan G. Bazan, Stanislawa Bazan-Socha, Sylwia Buregwa-Czuma, Przemyslaw Wiktor Pardel and Barbara Sokolowska
Framework for the establishment of Resource-Aware Data Mining Techniques on Critical Infrastructures
Miguel Angel Abad and Ernestina Menasalvas
Rough SQL - Semantics and Execution
Dominik Slezak, Piotr Synak, Graham Toppin, Jakub Wróblewski, Janusz Borkowski and Marcin Kowalski
Polynomial Asymptotic Complexity of Multiple-Objective OLAP Data Cube Compression
Alfredo Cuzzocrea and Marco Fisichella
Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems - B   (Room D)
Session Chair: Linda C. van der Gaag and Rachel L. Yager
Experiences with Eliciting Probabilities from Multiple Experts
Linda C. van der Gaag, Silja Renooij, Hermi J.M. Schijf, Armin R. Elbers and Willie L. Loeffen
Discretisation Effects in Naive Bayesian Networks
Roel Bertens, Linda C. van der Gaag and Silja Renooij. 
Fuzzy concept lattices with incomplete knowledge
Michal Krupka and Jan Laštovička
Imperfect Information Fusion Using Rules with Bilattice Based Fixpoint Semantics
Daniel Stamate and Ida Pu
Ant Based Clustering of Two-Class Sets with Well Categorized Objects
Krzysztof Pancerz, Arkadiusz Lewicki and Ryszard Tadeusiewicz
13:30-15:00 LUNCH
Sessions WE-2 15:00-16:30 Fuzzy Machine Learning and On-line Modeling - C   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Edwin Lughofer
Towards a Fuzzy Extension of the Lopez de Mantaras Distance
Eva Armengol, Pilar Dellunde and Angel García-Cerdaña
Optimal Piecewise Bilinear Modeling of Nonlinear Systems
Luka Eciolaza and Michio Sugeno
Precise Vehicle Cruise Control System based on On-Line Fuzzy Control Learning
Enrique Onieva, Jorge Godoy and Jorge Villagrà
Robust Stabilization of Nonlinear Systems Modeled with Piecewise Bilinear Systems Based on Feedback Linearization
Tadanari Taniguchi and Michio Sugeno
Philosophical and Methodological Aspects of Soft Computing   (Room A)
Session Chair: Jorma K. Mattila
Fuzzy Sets and Systems before the Fuzzy Boom
Rudolf Seising
Cluster Validity - A Pairwise Distance View -
Mohammad Rawashdeh and Anca Ralescu
On Modal Operators in Lukasiewicz' n-valued Logics
Jorma K. Mattila
Intelligent Databases and Information System - C   (Room B)
Session Chair: Nicolas Marin
A Bipolar Approach to the Handling of User Preferences in Business Processes Retrieval
Katia Abbaci, Fernando Lemos, Allel Hadjali, Daniela Grigori, Ludovic Lietard, Daniel Rocacher and Mokrane Bouzeghoub
Information Retrieval: Ranking Results according to Calendar Criteria
Delphine Battistelli, Marcel Cori, Jean-Luc Minel and Charles Teissedre
Evaluating Possibilistic Valid-time Queries
Christophe Billiet, Jose Enrique Pons, Olga Pons Capote and Guy De Tre
Multicriteria Decision Making - C   (Room C)
Session Chair: Ziya Ulukan
End-of-Life Tyres Recovery Method Selection in Turkey by Using Fuzzy Extended AHP
Yesim Kop, Mujde Erol Genevois and H. Ziya Ulukan
Multi-Criteria Evaluation of Target Market Policies Using Choquet Integral
Nihan Çetin Demirel and Betül Özkan
Multi-Criteria Evaluation to Prioritize the Organic Farm Site Using Extended Vikor Method
Tufan Demirel, Serhat Tüzün and Vildan Özkır
Theory and Applications of Intuitionistic Fuzzy Sets - C   (Room D)
Session Chair: Eulalia Szmidt
Decision making model and intuitionistic fuzzy
Barbara Pękala
Local IF-Divergences
Ignacio Montes, Vladimir Janis and Susana Montes.
Distributivity of implication operations over t-representable t-norms generated from continuous and Archimedean t-norms
Michal Baczynski
16:30-17:00 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions WE-3 17:00-18:30 Information Fusion Systems - A   (Room A)
Session Chair: Didier Coquin
 Robustness of multiset merge functions
Antoon Bronselaer, Daan Van Britsom and Guy De Tre
Semantic Belief Fusion
Amandine Bellenger, Xavier Lerouvreur, Habib Abdulrab and Jean-Philippe Kotowicz 
Weighted Fuzzy Aggregation for Metasearch: An Application of Choquet Integral
Arijit De, Elizabeth Diaz and Vijay Raghavan 
Fuzzy Implications: Theory and Applications - B   (Room B)
Session Chair: Sebastià Massanet
A note on the distributivity of fuzzy implications over representable uninorms
Michal Baczynski
Bandler-Kohout Subproduct with Yager's classes of fuzzy implications
Sayantan Mandal and Balasubramaniam Jayaram
Solving general fuzzy relation equations using property-oriented concept lattices
Juan Carlos Díaz, Jesús Medina-Moreno and Rafael Rodríguez
A New Characterization for n-Fold Positive Implicative BL--logics
Esko Turunen, Ngentau Tchikapa and Celestin Lele
Intelligent Databases and Information System - D   (Room C)
Session Chair: Nicolas Marin
A possibilistic valid-time model
Jose Enrique Pons, Christophe Billiet, Olga Pons and Guy De Tre 
Fuzzy Ontologies for Specialized Knowledge Representation in WordNet
Fernando Bobillo, Juan Gomez-Romero and Pilar León Araúz, 
Individual link model for text classification
Nam D. Le
Fuzzy Numbers and their Applications - C   (Room D)
Session Chair: Przemyslaw Grzegorzewski
On a View of Zadeh's Z-Numbers
Ronald R. Yager 
Numerical solution of linear fuzzy Fredholm integral equations of the second kind using fuzzy Haar wavelet
R. Ezzati, S. Ziari and S. Abbasbanmdy
Solving real-world fuzzy quadratic programming problems by a parametric method
Carlos Cruz, Ricardo C. Silva and José Luis Verdegay
Aggregations Functions - C   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Andrea Zemankova
Negations Generated by Bounded Lattices t-Norms
Benjamin Bedregal, Gleb Beliakov, Humberto Bustince, Javier Fernandez, Ana Pradera and Renata Reiser
The Problem of Missing Data in LSP Aggregation
Jozo Dujmović
General interpolation by polynomial functions of distributive lattices
Miguel Couceiro, Didier Dubois, Henri Prade, Agnes Rico and Tamas Waldhauser
Multi-polar aggregation
  Andrea Zemankova and Khurshid Ahmad
18:30-20:00 EUSFLAT ASSEMBLY   (Auditorium)


Thursday 12.07.2012

8:30-9:30 Plenary Talk (Auditorium)
Chair: Salvatore Greco
Uncertainty Handling Using Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization
Kalyanmoy Deb
Sessions TH-1 9:30-11 Fuzzy Implications: Theory and Applications - C   (Room A)
Session Chair: Michal Baczynski
Generated implications revisited
Dana Hlinena, Martin Kalina and Pavol Kral
Fuzzy negation and other weak fuzzy connectives
Anna Krol
Fuzzy Implications: Novel Generation Process and the Consequent Algebras
Nageswara Rao Vemuri and Balasubramaniam Jayaram
Information Fusion Systems - B   (Room B)
Session Chair: Lionel Valet
Encoding Preference Queries to an Uncertain Database in Possibilistic Answer Set Programming
Roberto Confalonieri and Henri Prade
A multi level evaluation for fusion system interaction improvement
Abdellah Lamallem, Lionel Valet and Didier Coquin
Choquet Integral Parameter Optimization for a Fusion System Devoted to Image Interpretation
Marcelo Beckmann, Lionel Valet and Beatriz De Lima
Exploiting adversarial uncertainty in robotic patrolling: a simulation-based analysis
Pablo J. Villacorta and David A. Pelta
Aggregations Functions - D   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Radko Mesiar
Aggregation of weakly quasi-convex fuzzy sets
Vladimir Janis and Susana Montes and Tania Iglesias
The bipolar universal integral
Salvatore Greco, Radko Mesiar and Fabio Rindone
Web-geometric view on uninorms and structure of some special classes
Milan Petrík and Radko Mesiar
Probabilistic Approaches   (Room C)
Session Chair: Radim Jirousek
Conditioning in Decomposable Compositional Models in Valuation-Bases Systems
Radim Jirousek and Prakash Shenoy
Rule-base Design using Probabilistic Weights: a Preliminary Analysis of Uncertainty Aspects
Leonardo G. De Melo, Luis Alberto Lucas and Myriam R. Delgado
A Case Study Using Probabilistic Relational Modelling and Learning
Marc Finthammer, Ryszard Masternak and Christoph Beierle
Multicriteria Decision Making - D   (Room D)
Session Chair: Cengiz Kahraman
Multicriteria Environmenatl Risk Evaluation Using Type II Fuzzy Sets
Cengiz Kahraman and İrem Uçal Sarı
Fuzzy Multiobjective Linear Programming: A Bipolar View
Dipti Dubey and Aparna Mehra
Interaction of criteria and Robust Ordinal Regression in Bi-polar PROMETHEE Methods
Salvatore Corrente, Josè Figueira and Salvatore Greco
On the use of argumentation for multiple criteria decision making
Leila Amgoud and Srdjan Vesic
11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions TH-2 11:30-13:00 Basic issues in rough sets - B   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Didier Dubois
Distinguishing Vagueness from Ambiguity by means of Pawlak-Brouwer-Zadeh Lattices
Salvatore Greco, Benedetto Matarazzo and Roman Slowinski
Relationships between connectives in three-valued logics
Davide Ciucci and Didier Dubois
Ill-known Set Approach to Disjunctive Variables: Calculations of Graded Ill-known Intervals
Masahiro Inuiguchi
A New Rule-based Label Ranking Method
Massimo Gurrieri, Xavier Siebert, Philippe Fortemps, Salvatore Greco and Roman Slowinski
Imprecise Probabilities - B   (Room A)
Session Chair: Enrique Miranda
Classification based on possibilistic likelihood
Mathieu Serrurier and Henri Prade
Maximin and Maximal Solutions for Linear Programming Problems with Possibilistic Uncertainty
Erik Quaeghebeur, Nathan Huntley, Keivan Shariatmadar and Gert de Cooman
Lower previsions induced by filter maps
Gert de Cooman and Enrique Miranda
Probabilistic Graphical Models with Imprecision: Theory and Applications - B   (Room B)
Session Chair: Aessandro Antonucci
Likelihood-Based Robust Classication with Bayesian Networks
Alessandro Antonucci, Marco Cattaneo and Giorgio Corani
Dealing with Uncertain Interventions in Belief Causal Networks
Imen Boukhris, Zied Eloudi and Salem Benferhat
Uncertain Evidence in Bayesian Networks Presentation and Comparison on a Simple Example
Ali Ben Mrad, Veronique Delcroix, Mohamed Amine Maalej, Sylvain Piechowiak and Mohamed Abid
Fuzzy Relations   (Room C)
Session Chair: Bernard De Baets
Some Comments to the Fuzzy Version of the Arrow-Sen Theorem
Davide Martinetti, Susana Montes, Susana Díaz and Bernard De Baets 
Product triplets in winning probability relations
Karel De Loof, Bernard de Baets and Hans De Meyer
Opening reciprocal relations w.r.t. stochastic transitivity
Steven Freson, Hans De Meyer and Bernard De Baets
Linguistic Summarization and Description of Data - B   (Room D)
Session Chair: Nicolas Marin
Concept identification in constructing multi-document summarizations
Daan Van Britsom, Antoon Bronselaer and Guy De Tré
Quality assessment in linguistic summaries of data
Rita Castillo-Ortega, Nicolas Marin, Daniel Sanchez and Andrea G.B. Tettamanzi
Selection of the best suitable sentences in linguistic descriptions of data
Carlos Menendez and Gracian Trivino
A linguistic approach to structural analysis in prospective studies
Pablo J. Villacorta, Antonio D. Masegosa, Dagoberto Castellanos and Maria T. Lamata
13:00-14:30 LUNCH
14:30-23:00 Social Event
14:30: Bus transfer from Catania to Siracusa (meeting at 14:15 at the front door of Palazzo delle Scienze, Corso Italia 55)


Friday 13.07.2012

9:30-10:30 Plenary Talk (Auditorium)
Chair: Bernadette Bouchon-Meunier
Fuzzy Machine Learning in Dynamical Environments
Cristophe Marsala
10:30-11:00 COFFEE BREAK
Sessions FR-1 11:00-13:00 Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems - C   (Room A)
Session Chair: Marek Z. Reformat
Assimilation of Information in Linked Data based Knowledge Base
Marek Z. Reformat and Parisa D. Hossein Zadeh
Quantitative Semantics for Uncertain Knowledge Bases
Daniel Stamate 
Weighted attribute combinations based similarity measures
Marco Baioletti, Giulianella Coletti and Davide Petturiti
Algorithms for computation of concept trilattice of triadic fuzzy context
Petr Osicka
Classification of Uncertain Data: An Application in Nondestructive Testing
Jens Hülsmann and Werner Brockmann
Uncertainty in Privacy and Security   (Room B)
Session Chair: Aida Valls
Privacy-aware Database System for Retrieving Facial Images
Tomohiko Fujita, Takuya Funatomi, Yoshitaka Morimura and Michihiko Minoh
A model for assessing the risk of revealing shared secrets in social networks
Luigi Troiano, Irene Díaz and Luis Rodríguez-Muñiz
 Privacy Issues in Social Networks - A Brief Survey -
Irene Diaz and Anca Ralescu
Towards k-anonymous non-numerical data via semantic resampling
Sergio Martínez, David Sánchez and Aida Valls
Fuzzy Uncertainty in Economics and Business - C   (Room C)
Session Chair: Gisella Facchinetti 
Parallel machine scheduling under uncertainty
Adam Kasperski, Adam Kurpisz and Pawel Zielinski
An Application in Bank Credit Risk Management System Employing a BP Neural Network Based On sfloat24 Custom Math Library Using a Low Cost FPGA Device
Maria Cristina Miglionico and Fernando Parillo
Concentration Measures in Portfolio Management: The Gini and Herfindhal Indices
Ghassan Chammas and Jaap Spronk
Decision making under scenario uncertainty in a requirement planning
Romain Guillaume and Pawel Zielinski
Multicriteria Decision Making - E   (Room D)
Session Chair: Alp Ustundag
Choice approach for information imperfection representations in Decision Aid
Sarah Ben Amor and Jean-Marc Martel
Studying the impact of information structure in the PROMETHEE II preference elicitation process: A simulation based approach
Stefan Eppe and Yves De Smet
Fuzzy IRR with Fuzzy WACC and Fuzzy MARR
Esra Bas
Risk Evaluation of Warehouse Operations using Fuzzy FMEA
Alp Ustundag
Uncertainty in the Spirit of Pietro Benvenuti   (Auditorium)
Session Chair: Carlo Sempi
How Many Archimedean Copulas are there?
Carlo Sempi
Measures of Disagreement and Aggregation of Preferences Based on Multidistances
Tomasa Calvo, Gaspar Mayor and Javier Martín
General information for the union of not disjoint fuzzy sets
Doretta Vivona and Maria Divari
Copula-based integration of vector-valued functions
Erich Peter Klement and Radko Mesiar
Pseudo-concave Benvenuti integral
Anna Kolesárová, Jun Li and Radko Mesiar
13:00-13:30 CLOSING SESSION   (Auditorium)