Publications for Simon M. Lucas

179 Articles in Total

2014 : 4 Article(s)

Diego Perez and Edward J. Powley and Daniel Whitehouse and Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas and Peter Cowling, The 2013 Multi-Objective Physical Travelling Salesman Problem Competition , IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2014), pages: to appear

Simon M. Lucas and Spyridon Samothrakis and Diego Perez, Fast Evolutionary Adaptation for Monte Carlo Tree Search , EvoGames (2014), pages: to appear

Thomas P. Runarsson and Simon M. Lucas, Preference Learning for Move Prediction and Evaluation Function Approximation in Othello , IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games (2014), pages: to appear; DOI: 10.1109/TCIAIG.2014.2307272[pdf]

Diego Perez and Edward J. Powley and Daniel Whitehouse and Philipp Rolfshagen and Spyridon Samothrakis and Peter Cowling and Simon M. Lucas, Solving the Physical Travelling Salesman Problem: Tree Search and Macro-Actions , IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games (2014), volume 6, pages: 31 - 45, DOI: 10.1109/TCIAIG.2013.2263884[pdf]

2013 : 7 Article(s)

Diego Perez and Julian Togelius and Philipp Rolfshagen and Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas, Automated Map Generation for the Physical Travelling Salesman Problem , IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (2013), pages: to appear; DOI: 10.1109/TEVC.2013.2281508[pdf]

Marc Ebner and John Levine and Simon M. Lucas and Tom Schaul and Tommy Thompson and Julian Togelius, Towards a Video Game Description Language, Artificial and Computational Intelligence in Games, Dagstuhl Follow-Ups (2013), volume 6, pages: 85 - 100[pdf]

John Levine and Clare Bates Congdon and Marc Ebner and Graham Kendall and Simon M. Lucas and Risto Miikkulainen and Tom Schaul and Tommy Thompson, General Video Game Playing, Artificial and Computational Intelligence in Games, Dagstuhl Follow-Ups (2013), volume 6, pages: 77 - 83[pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and Michael Mateas and Mike Preuss and Pieter Spronck and Julian Togelius, Artificial and Computational Intelligence in Games, Dagstuhl Follow-Ups (2013), pages: (eds)

Sam Roberts and Simon M. Lucas, Measuring Interestingness of Continuous Game Problems, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2013), pages: 367 - 374

Diego Perez and Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas, Online and Offline Learning in Multi-Objective Monte Carlo Tree Search, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2013), pages: 121 - 128

Atif M. Alhejali and Simon M. Lucas, Using Genetic Programming to Evolve Heuristics for a MonteCarlo Tree Search Ms Pac-Man Agent, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2013), pages: 65 - 72

2012 : 12 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Michael Mateas and Mike Preuss and Pieter Spronck and Julian Togelius, Artificial and Computational Intelligence in Games (Dagstuhl Seminar 12191), Dagstuhl Reports (2012), pages: 1-28[pdf]

Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas and Thomas P. Runarsson and David Robles, Coevolving Game-Playing Agents: Measuring Performance and Intransitivities , IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (2012), pages: to appear; DOI: 10.1109/TEVC.2012.2208755[pdf]

Sam Roberts and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Spaceship Designs for Optimal Control and the Emergence of Interesting Behaviour, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2012), pages: to appear

Wichit Sombat and Philipp Rolfshagen and Simon M. Lucas, Evaluating the Enjoyability of the Ghosts in Ms Pac-Man, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2012), pages: to appear

Dan Ashlock and Wendy Ashlock and Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas and Colin Lee, From Competition to Cooperation: Co-evolution In A Rewards Continuum, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2012), pages: to appear

Thomas P. Runarsson and Simon M. Lucas, Imitating Play from Game Trajectories: Temporal Difference Learning versus Preference Learning, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2012), pages: to appear

Luis Peña and Sascha Ossowski and Jose-Maria Peña and Simon M. Lucas, Learning and evolving combat game controllers, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2012), pages: to appear

Diego Perez and Philipp Rolfshagen and Simon M. Lucas, Monte Carlo Tree Search: Long-term versus Short-term Planning, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2012), pages: to appear

Simon M. Lucas and Philipp Rohlfshagen and Diego Perez, Towards More Intelligent Adaptive Video Game Agents: A Computational Intelligence Perspective , Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers (2012), pages: to appear

Diego Perez and Philipp Rohlfshagen and Simon M. Lucas, The Physical Travelling Salesman Problem: WCCI 2012 Competition , IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2012), pages: to appear

Diego Perez and Philipp Rohlfshagen and Simon M. Lucas, Monte-Carlo Tree Search for the Physical Travelling Salesman Problem , EvoGames (2012), pages: to appear

Cameron Browne and Ed Powley and Daniel Whitehouse and Simon M. Lucas and Peter Cowling and Philipp Rohlfshagen and Steven Tavener and Diego Perez and Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon Colton, A Survey of Monte Carlo Tree Search Methods, IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games (2012), volume 4, pages: 1 - 43[draft pdf / ][final version on IEEE Xplore]

2011 : 7 Article(s)

Aisha A. Abdullahi and Simon M. Lucas, Temporal Difference Learning with Interpolated N-Tuples: Initial Results from a Simulated Car Racing Environment , IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2011), pages: 321 - 328[pdf]

David Robles and Philipp Rohlfshagen and Simon M. Lucas, Learning Non-Random Moves for Playing Othello: Improving Monte Carlo Tree Search , IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2011), pages: 305 - 312[pdf]

Atif M. Alhejali and Simon M. Lucas, Using a Training Camp with Genetic Programming to Evolve Ms Pac-Man Agents, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2011), pages: 118 - 125[pdf]

Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas, Approximating N-Player Behavioural Strategy Nash Equilibria using Coevolution, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) (2011), pages: to appear[draft pdf]

Philipp Rohlfshagen and Simon M. Lucas, Ms Pac-Man Versus Ghost Team CEC 2011 Competition, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2011), pages: to appear[draft pdf]

Spyridon Samothrakis and David Robles and Simon M. Lucas, Fast Approximate Max-N Monte Carlo Tree Search for Ms Pac-Man, IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games (2011), pages: to appear[draft pdf / ][final version on IEEE Xplore]

Carlos R. Jaimez Gonzalez and Simon M. Lucas, Interoperability of Java and C# with Web Objects in XML, Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on e-Society, Avila, Spain, 10-13 March (2011), pages: to appear

2010 : 8 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Grammatical Inference and Games (extended abstract of invited talk), Proceedings of International Colloquium on Grammatical Inference, Springer (2010), pages: 1-4

Spyridon Samothrakis and Simon M. Lucas, Planning using online evolutionary over-fitting, Proceedings of UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence 2010 (2010), pages: on IEEE Xplore[pdf]

Aisha A. Abdullahi and Simon M. Lucas, Temporal Difference Learning with Interpolated N-Tuple Networks: Initial Results on Pole Balancing , Proceedings of UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence 2010 (2010), pages: on IEEE Xplore[pdf]

Atif Alhejali and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Diverse Ms. Pac-Man Playing Agents Using Genetic Programming, Proceedings of UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence 2010 (2010), pages: on IEEE Xplore[pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Estimating Learning Rates in Evolution and TDL: Results on a Simple Grid-World Problem, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2010), pages: 372-379[pdf]

Spyridon Samothrakis and David Robles and Simon M. Lucas, A UCT Agent for Tron: Initial Investigations, IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (2010), pages: 365-371[pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Playing Games with Computational Intelligence, IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Book of Invited Lectures (2010), pages: 231-248

Shirin Ghanbari and John C. Woods and Simon M. Lucas, Object-based semi-automatic tool for content retrieval, Electronics Letters (2010), volume 46, pages: 44 - 46

2009 : 6 Article(s)

Peter Burrow and Simon M. Lucas, Evolution versus Temporal Difference Learning for Learning to Play Ms Pac-Man, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2009), pages: on IEEE Xplore [draft pdf]

David Robles and Simon M. Lucas, A Simple Tree Search Method for Playing Ms. Pac-Man, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2009), pages: to appear [draft pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Temporal Difference Learning with Interpolated Table Value Functions, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2009), pages: to appear [draft pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Computational Intelligence and AI in Games: a New IEEE Transactions, IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games (2009), pages: 1 - 3 [pdf]

Theodoros Theodoridis and Alexandros Agapitos and Huosheng Hu and Simon M. Lucas, Mechanical Feature Attributes for Modeling and Classification of Physical Activities, IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation (2009), pages: to appear

Shirin Ghanbari and John C. Woods and Simon M. Lucas, Binary Partition Trees for Semi-Automatic Image Retrieval, Sixth International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (2009), pages: to appear

2008 : 11 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Investigating Learning Rates for Evolution and Temporal Difference Learning , IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2008), pages: to appear [draft pdf]

Alexandros Agapitos and Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas and Juergen Schmidhuber and Andreas Konstantinidis, Generating Diverse Opponents with Multiobjective Evolution, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2008), pages: to appear

Daniele Loiacono and Julian Togelius and Pier Luca Lanzi and Leonard Kinnaird-Heether and Simon M. Lucas and Matt Simmerson and Diego Perez and Robert G. Reynolds and Yago Saez, Survival of the Fastest: The WCCI 2008 Simulated Car Racing Competition , IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2008), pages: to appear

Guenter Rudolph, Thomas Jansen, Simon M. Lucas, Carlo Poloni, Nicola Beume, Proceedings of Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN X), 10th International Conference Dortmund, Germany, September 13-17 (2008), pages: (eds)

Julian Togelius, Simon M. Lucas, Ho Duc Thang, Jonathan M. Garibaldi, Tomoharu Nakashima, Chin Hiong Tan, Itamar Elhanany, Shay Berant Philip Hingston, Robert M. MacCallum, Thomas Haferlach, Aravind Gowrisankar, Pete Burrow , The 2007 IEEE CEC simulated car racing competition, Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines (2008), volume 9, pages: 295 - 329

Simon M. Lucas, Learning to Play Othello with N-Tuple Systems, Australian Journal of Intelligent Information Processing (2008), volume 4, pages: 1 - 20 [draft pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Computational Intelligence and Games: Challenges and Opportunities, International Journal of Automation and Computing (2008), volume 5, pages: 45 - 57

Alexandros Agapitos and Mathew Dyson and Simon M. Lucas and Francisco Sepulveda, Learning to Recognise Mental Activities: Genetic Programming of Stateful Classifiers for Brain-Computer Interface , Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) (2008), pages: to appear

Alexandros Agapitos and Mathew Dyson and Yevgeniya Kovalchuk and Simon M. Lucas, On the Genetic Programming of Time-Series Predictors for Supply Chain Management, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) (2008), pages: to appear

Shirin Ghanbari and John C. Woods and Hamid R. Rabiee and Simon M. Lucas, Wavelet Domain Binary Partition Trees for Image Segmentation, Sixth International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (2008), pages: to appear

Theodoros Theodoridis and Alexandros Agapitos and Huosheng Hu and Simon M. Lucas, Ubiquitous Robotics in Physical Human Action Recognition: A Comparison Between Dynamic ANNs and GP , 2008 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (2008), pages: to appear

2007 : 18 Article(s)

Shirin Ghanbari and John C. Woods and Hamid R. Rabiee and Simon M. Lucas, Wavelet Domain Binary Partition Trees for Semantic Object Extraction, Electronics Letters (2007), volume 43, pages: 1189 - 1191

Simon M. Lucas and T. Jeff Reynolds, Learning Finite State Transducers: Evolution Versus Heuristic State Merging, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (2007), volume 7, pages: 308 - 325 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and Julian Togelius, Point to Point Car Racing: Evolution versus Temporal Difference Learning, International Journal of Information Technology and Intelligence Computing (2007), volume ?, pages: to appear

Simon M. Lucas, A Statistically Aligned Recombination Operator for Finite State Machines , IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2007), pages: to appear

Carlos R. Jaimez Gonzalez and Simon M. Lucas, Implementing a State-based Application Using Web Objects in XML, International Symposium on Distributed Objects, Middleware, and Applications (DOA) (2007), pages: to appear

Alexandros Agapitos and Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Multiobjective techniques for the use of state in genetic programming applied to simulated car racing , IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2007), pages: to appear

Julian Togelius and Peter Burrow and Simon M. Lucas, Multi-population competitive co-evolution of car racing controllers , IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2007), pages: to appear

Man Yat Lo and Simon M. Lucas, Constrained N-gram Fitness Functions for Evolutionary Music , IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2007), pages: to appear

Julian Togelius and Renzo de Nardi and Hugo Marques and Richard Newcombe and Simon M. Lucas and Renzo de Nardi, Nonlinear dynamics modelling for controller evolution, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) (2007), pages: to appear

Alexandros Agapitos and Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving controllers for simulated car racing with object-oriented genetic programming, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) (2007), pages: to appear

Alberto Moraglio and Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Geometric Particle Swarm Optimization for the Sudoku Puzzle, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) (2007), pages: to appear

Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas and Renzo de Nardi, Computational Intelligence in Racing Games, Advanced Intelligent Paradigms in Computer Games, Springer Series on Studies in Computational Intelligence (2007), volume 71, pages: 39-69

Simon M. Lucas, The Games Technical Committee, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine (2007), volume 2, pages: to appear

Alexandros Agapitos and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Modular Recursive Sorting Algorithms, European Conference on Genetic Programming (2007), pages: to appear

Alexandros Agapitos and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving a Statistics Class Using Object Oriented Evolutionary Programming, European Conference on Genetic Programming (2007), pages: to appear

Julian Togelius and Renzo De Nardi and Simon M. Lucas, Towards automatic personalised content creation for racing games, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2007), pages: to appear

Simon M. Lucas and Julian Togelius, Point-to-Point Car Racing: an Initial Study of Evolution Versus Temporal Difference Learning , IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2007), pages: to appear

Hugo Marques and Julian Togelius and Magdalena Kogutowska and Owen Holland and Simon M. Lucas, Sensorless but not Senseless: Prediction in Evolutionary Car Racing, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2007), pages: to appear

2006 : 12 Article(s)

Julian Togelius and Renzo De Nardi and Simon M. Lucas, Making Racing Fun Through Player Modeling and Track Evolution , SAB Workshop on Adaptive Approaches for Optimizing Player Satisfaction in Computer and Physical Games (2006) [pdf]

Sriganesh Madhvanath and Simon M. Lucas, IWFHR 2006 Online Tamil Handwritten Character Recognition Competition , International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (2006), pages: to appear

Andy C. Downton and Jack He and Simon M. Lucas, User-Assisted OCR Enhancement for Online Natural History Archives, International Journal of Document Analysis and Recognition (2006), pages: to appear

Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Arms races and car races, Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (2006), pages: to appear [pdf]

Renzo de Nardi and Julian Togelius and Owen Holland and Simon M. Lucas, Evolution of Neural Networks for Helicopter Control: Why Modularity Matters, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2006), pages: to appear

Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Robust and Specialized Car Racing Skills, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2006), pages: to appear [pdf]

Alberto Moraglio and Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Product Geometric Crossover for the Sudoku Puzzle, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2006), pages: to appear [pdf]

Alexandros Agapitos and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Efficient Recursive Sorting Algorithms, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2006), pages: to appear

Man Yat Lo and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Musical Sequences with N-Gram Based Trainable Fitness Functions, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2006), pages: to appear

Simon M. Lucas and Thomas P. Runarsson, Temporal Difference Learning Versus Co-Evolution for Acquiring Othello Position Evaluation , IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2006), pages: to appear [pdf]

Alexandros Agapitos and Simon M. Lucas, Learning Recursive Functions with Object Oriented Genetic Programming, European Conference on Genetic Programming (2006), pages: to appear

Simon M. Lucas and Graham Kendall, Evolutionary Computation and Games, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine (2006), volume 1, pages: 10 -- 18 (Invited article for inaugural issue)

2005 : 10 Article(s)

Thomas P. Runarsson and Simon M. Lucas, Co-evolution versus Self-play Temporal Difference Learning for Acquiring Position Evaluation in Small-board Go , IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (2005), volume 9, pages: 628 -- 640 [pdf]

Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Controllers for Simulated Car Racing, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2005), pages: 1906 -- 1913 (Winner of CEC 2005 Award for Best Student Paper) [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and Carlos R. Jaimez Gonzalez, Web-Based Deployment of Text Locating Algorithms, International Workshop on Camera-Based Document Analysis and Recognition (2005), pages: to appear [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, ICDAR 2005 Text Locating Competition Results, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2005), pages: 80 -- 84 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and Kyu Tae Cho, Fast Convolutional OCR with the Scanning N-tuple Grid, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2005), pages: 799 -- 803 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and T. Jeff Reynolds, Learning Deterministic Finite Automata with a Smart State Labelling Evolutionary Algorithm , IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (2005), volume 27, pages: 1063 -- 1074 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and et al., ICDAR 2003 Robust Reading Competitions: Entries, Results, and Future Directions, International Journal of Document Analysis and Recognition (2005), volume ?, pages: 105 -- 122 [pdf]

Julian Togelius and Simon M. Lucas, Forcing neurocontrollers to exploit sensory symmetry through hard-wired modularity in the game of Cellz , IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2005), pages: 37 -- 43 [pdf]

Graham Kendall and Simon M. Lucas, Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2005), pages: (eds)

Simon M. Lucas, Evolving a Neural Network Location Evaluator to Play Ms. Pac-Man, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Games (2005), pages: 203 -- 210 [pdf]

2004 : 4 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Tzu-Kuo Huang, Sequence Recognition with Scanning N-Tuple Ensembles, International Conference on Pattern Recognition (2004), volume 3, pages: 410 -- 413 [pdf] (draft)

Simon M. Lucas, Cellz: a Simple Dynamic Game for Testing Evolutionary Algorithms, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2004), pages: 1007 -- 1014 [pdf] (draft)

Simon M. Lucas, Exploiting Reflection in Object Oriented Genetic Programming, European Conference on Genetic Programming (2004), pages: to appear [pdf] (draft)

Maarten Keijzer and Una-May O'Reilly and Simon M. Lucas and Ernesto Costa and Terence Soule, Proceedings of European Conference on Genetic Programming, European Conference on Genetic Programming (2004), pages: (eds)

2003 : 6 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and T. Jeff Reynolds, Learning DFA: Evolution versus Evidence Driven State Merging, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2003), pages: 351 -- 358 [pdf] (draft)

Simon M. Lucas, Discriminative Training of the Scanning N-Tuple Classifier, International Workshop on Artificial Neural Networks (2003), pages: 222 -- 229 [pdf] (draft)

Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Finite State Transducers: Some Initial Explorations, European Conference on Genetic Programming (2003), pages: 130 -- 141 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and Greg Patoulas and Andy C. Downton, Fast Lexicon-Based Word Recognition in Noisy Index Card Images, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2003), pages: 462 -- 466 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas and A. Panaretos and L. Sosa and A. Tang and S. Wong and R. Young, ICDAR 2003 Robust Reading Competitions, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2003), pages: 682 -- 687 [pdf]

Andy C. Downton and Simon M. Lucas and Greg Patoulas and G.W. Beccaloni and M.J. Scoble and G.S. Robinson, Computerising Natural History Card Archives, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2003), pages: 354 -- 358

2002 : 4 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Evolving spring-mass models: a test-bed for graph encoding schemes, IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (2002), pages: 1952 - 1957 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Web-Based Evaluation and Deployment of Pattern Recognizers, International Conference on Pattern Recognition (2002), volume 3, pages: 419 -- 422

Eiki Ishidera and Andy C. Downton and Simon M. Lucas, Likelihood Word Image Generation Model for Word Recognition, International Conference on Pattern Recognition (2002), volume 3, pages: 172 -- 175

Eiki Ishidera and Andy C. Downton and Simon M. Lucas, Top-down Likelihood Word Image Generation Model for Holistic Word Recognition, Fifth IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (2002), pages: 82 -- 94

2001 : 3 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Efficient graph-based dictionary search and its application to text image searching , Pattern Recognition Letters (2001), volume 22, pages: 551 -- 562

Simon M. Lucas and Andy C. Tams and S.J. Cho and S. Ryu and Andy C. Downton, Robust Word Recognition for Museum Archive Card Indexing, International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2001), pages: 144 -- 148 [pdf]

Andy C. Downton and Andy C. Tams and G.J. Wells and A.C. Holmes and Simon M. Lucas and G.W. Beccaloni and M.J. Scoble and G.S. Robinson, Constructing Web-Based Legacy Index Card Archives - Architectural Design Issues and Initial Data Acquisition , International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2001), pages: 854 -- 858

2000 : 2 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Kostas Sarampalis, Automatic evaluation of algorithms over the Internet, International Conference on Pattern Recognition (2000), volume 2, pages: 471--474

Simon M. Lucas, Efficient best-first dictionary search given graph-based input, International Conference on Pattern Recognition (2000), volume 4, pages: 434--437

1998 : 7 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, The continuous n-tuple classifier and its application to real-time face recognition, IEE Proceedings on Vision, Image and Signal Processing (1998), volume 145, pages: 343 -- 348

Simon M. Lucas, Character Recognition with Syntactic Neural Networks, Handbook of Natural Language Processing, Marcel Dekker (1998), pages: 847 -- 862

Abdul A. Siddiqi and Simon M. Lucas, A comparison of matrix rewriting versus direct encoding for evolving neural networks, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Evolutionary Computation (1998), pages: 392 -- 397

Simon M. Lucas, A fast exact parallel implementation of the k-nearest neighbour classifier, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks (1998), pages: 1867 -- 1872

Chris Cracknell and Andy C. Downton and Simon M. Lucas, Document and handwriting analysis for archive index card conversion, Proceedings of IEE Third Eurpopean Workshop on handwriting analysis and recognition (1998), pages: 23/1 -- 23/5

Simon M. Lucas, Spatially Aware Rapid Retrieval System, Proceedings of IEE Third Eurpopean Workshop on handwriting analysis and recognition (1998), pages: 15/1 -- 15/6

Simon M. Lucas, "Real-time face recognition with the continuous n-tuple classifier",, "Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on High Performance (1998), pages: 12/1 -- 12/8

1997 : 11 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Angelos Moschovinos and Diego "d'Aulignac, "Virtual table tennis and the design of neural network players",, "International Conference on Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms", (1997), pages: 447 -- 450

Simon M. Lucas, "Towards the evolution of scalable neural architectures",, "Genetic algorithms in engineering systems", (1997), pages: 99 -- 117

Andy C. Downton and L. Du and Simon M. Lucas and A. Badr, Generalized contextual recognition of hand-printed documents using semantic trees with lazy evaluation , International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (1997), pages: 238 -- 242

Simon M. Lucas, Face recognition with the continuous n-tuple classifier, Proceedings of the British Machine Vision Conference (1997), pages: 222 -- 231 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, "Grammar-based neural nets", "Neural computing surveys" (1997), volume 2, pages: 14 -- 15

Simon M. Lucas, The continuous n-tuple classifier and its application to face recognition, Electronics Letters (1997), volume 33, pages: 1676 -- 1678

Andy C. Downton and A. Amiri and Simon M. Lucas and S.L. Goh, Optimising handwritten character recognition by neural network cascades, Progress in Handwriting Recognition, World Scientific (1997), pages: 315 -- 319

Simon M. Lucas, Improving scanning n-tuple classifiers by pre-transforming the training data, Progress in Handwriting Recognition, World Scientific (1997), pages: 345 -- 352

Li Du and Simon M. Lucas and Andy C. Downton, Contextual processing for handwritten forms: a multi-level hypotheses verification approach with lazy evaluation , Progress in Handwriting Recognition, World Scientific (1997), pages: 255 -- 262

Simon M. Lucas, "Forward-backward building blocks for specifying neural networks with intrinsic learning behaviours , Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on neural networks (1997), pages: 4/1 -- 4/10

Simon M. Lucas, Forward-backward building blocks for evolving neural networks with intrinsic learning behaviours , Lecture Notes in Computer Science (1240): Biological and artificial computation: from neuroscience to technology (1997), pages: 723 -- 732

1996 : 10 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Evolving Neural Network Learning Behaviours with Set-Based Chromosomes, Proceedings of European Symposium on Artificial Neural (1996), pages: 291 -- 296

Simon M. Lucas and A. Amiri,, Statistical syntactic Methods for high performance OCR, IEE Proceedings on Vision, Image and Signal Processing (1996), volume 143, pages: 23 -- 30 [pdf]

Simon M. Lucas, Rapid best-first retrieval from massive dictionaries, Pattern Recognition Letters (1996), volume 17, pages: 1507 -- 1512

Simon M. Lucas, Rapid content-based retrieval from image databases, Proceedings of IEE colloquium on intelligent image databases (1996)

A. Amiri and Andy C. Downton and Simon M. Lucas and S.L. Goh, Optimising handwritten character recognition by neural network cascades, Proceedings of the International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (1996), pages: 271 -- 274

Simon M. Lucas, Improving scanning n-tuple classifiers by pre-transforming training data, Proceedings of the International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (1996), pages: 143 -- 146

Li Du and Simon M. Lucas and Andy C. Downton, Contextual processing for handwritten forms: a multi-level hypotheses verification approach with lazy evaluation , Proceedings of the International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (1996), pages: 271 -- 274

A. Amiri. and Andy C. Downton and Simon M. Lucas and S.L. Goh, Optimised hand-printed character recognition using neural network cascades, Proceedings of IEE Workshop on handwriting analysis and recognition (1996), pages: "3/1 -- 3/5",

Simon M. Lucas, Can scanning n-tuple classifiers be improved by pre-transforming training data?, Proceedings of IEE Workshop on handwriting analysis and recognition (1996), pages: "4/1 -- 4/6",

Li Du and Simon M. Lucas and Andy C. Downton, Computationally efficient contextual processing for handwritten forms, Proceedings of IEE Workshop on handwriting analysis and recognition (1996), pages: 8/1 -- 8/5

1995 : 7 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Growing Adaptive Neural Networks with Graph Grammars, Proceedings of European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks (1995), pages: 235 -- 240

Simon M. Lucas and A. Amiri, Recognition of chain-coded handwritten characters with the scanning n-tuple classifier , Electronics Letters (1995), volume 31, pages: 2088 -- 2089

Simon M. Lucas, Towards the open-ended evolution of neural networks, Proceedings of IEE 1st International Conference on Genetic Algorithms in Engineering Systems: Innovations and Applications (1995), pages: 388 -- 393

Simon M. Lucas, High performance OCR with syntactic neural networks, Proceedings of IEE 4th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (1995), pages: 133 -- 138

Simon M. Lucas, Rapid retrieval from massive dictionaries by lazy evaluation of a syntactic neural network", , Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks (1995), pages: 2237 -- 2242

Andy C. Downton and A. Amiri and Li Du and Simon M. Lucas, A Configurable Toolkit Approach to Handwritten Forms Recognition, Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on Document Image Processing and MultiMedia Environments (1995), pages: 2/1 -- 2/6

Simon M. Lucas, Rapid Searching of Massive Dictionaries Given Uncertain Inputs, Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on Document Image Processing and MultiMedia Environments (1995), pages: 12/1 -- 12/8

1994 : 4 Article(s)

A. Amiri and Andy C. Downton and S. J. Hanlon and C. G. Leedham and Simon M. Lucas and D. Monger, OSCAR: a visual programming toolkit for offline handwritten forms recognition , Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (1994), pages: 441 -- 448

Simon M. Lucas, Structuring chromosomes for context-free grammar evolution, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Evolutionary Computation (1994), pages: 130 -- 135

Simon M. Lucas and E. Vidal and A. Amiri and S. Hanlon and A.C. Amengual, A comparison of syntactic and statistical techniques for off-line OCR, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (862): Grammatical Inference and Applications (1994), pages: "168 -- 179",

Simon M. Lucas and A. Amiri and S. Hanlon, Robust Syntactic Pattern Recognition, Proceedings of IEE workshop on Character Recognition And Applications (1994)

1993 : 6 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Z. Zhao and G. Cawley and P.D. Noakes, On decomposing MLPs, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks (1993), pages: 1414 -- 1418

Simon M. Lucas and Z. Zhao and G. Cawley and P.D. Noakes, "Pattern recognition with the decomposed MLP",, Electronics Letters (1993), volume 29, pages: 442 -- 443

Simon M. Lucas, "Optical character recognition with hough transform based neural networks",, "Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on Hough Transforms, 7th May 1993, Digest No. 1993/106", (1993)

Simon M. Lucas, Algebraic Grammatical Inference, Proceedings of IEE Colloquium Grammatical Inference: Theory, Applications and Alternatives, 22nd-23rd April 1993, Digest No. 1993/092 (1993)

Simon M. Lucas, New Directions in Grammatical Inference, Proceedings of IEE Colloquium Grammatical Inference: Theory, Applications and Alternatives, 22nd-23rd April 1993, Digest No. 1993/092 (1993)

Simon M. Lucas, Biased Chromosomes for Grammatical Inference, Proceedings of IEE Workshop on Natural Algorithms in Signal Processing (14-16 Nov, 1993) (1993), pages: 28/1 -- 28/8

1992 : 7 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and damper, r.i.",, Syntactic neural networks, Connectionist Natural Language Processing (1992)

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, A connectionist approach to text-phonemics translation, Proceedings of 1st Russian neural nets conference (1992)

Simon M. Lucas, Algebraic methods for learning in stochastic, Artificial Neural Networks, 2: Proceedings of ICANN-92 (1992), pages: 817 -- 820

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, "Bi-directional text-phonetics translation with syntactic neural nets",, Talking Machines: Theories, Models and Applications (1992), pages: 127 -- 141

Simon M. Lucas, An algebraic approach to learning in syntactic neural networks, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (Baltimore '92) (1992), pages: 877 -- 882

Simon M. Lucas, Syntactic neural networks for Natural Language Processing, Proceedings of the Twente Workshop on Language Technology 3: Connectionism and Natural Language Processing (1992), pages: 103 -- 114

Simon M. Lucas, Mathematical methods for training syntactic and higher-order neural networks, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Beijing (1992), volume II, pages: 793 -- 798

1991 : 6 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas, Connectionist Architectures for Syntactic Pattern Recognition",, PhD Thesis, University of Southampton (1991)

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, "Syntactic neural networks in VLSI",, VLSI for Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks (1991)

Simon M. Lucas, Algebraic learning in syntactic neural networks, Proceedings of IEE Second International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (1991), pages: 185 -- 189

Simon M. Lucas, Self-Organising Syntactic Neural Networks, Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN-91) (1991), pages: 891 -- 896

Simon M. Lucas, Self-organising syntactic neural networks, Proceedings of International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, Helsinki (1991), pages: 891 -- 896

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, Application of Syntactic Neural Nets to Text-Phonetics, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP '91), (1991), pages: 509 -- 512

1990 : 4 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, Syntactic neural networks, "Connection Science (1990), volume "2",, pages: "199 -- 225"}

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, Signature verification with syntactic neural nets, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (1990), pages: "I, 373 -- 378",

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, Self-organising temporal networks, Proceedings of IEEE Workshop on Genetic Algorithms, Neural Networks and Simulated Annealing Applied to Problems in Signal and Image Processing (1990)

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, Text-phonetics conversion with syntactic neural networks, Proceedings of ESCA Workshop on Speech Synthesis" (1990)

1989 : 2 Article(s)

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, A new learning paradigm for neural networks, Proceedings of IEE International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (1989), pages: 346 -- 350

Simon M. Lucas and Robert I. Damper, Using stochastic context-free grammars for modelling and recognising cursive script, Proceedings of IEE Colloquium on Character Recognition, October 1989 (1989)

1988 : 1 Article(s)

R.L. Bowles and Robert I. Damper and Simon M. Lucas, Combining evidence in speech recognition, Proceedings of Speech'88 (1988), pages: 545 -- 552