The Ninth International Conference on Simulated Evolution And Learning (SEAL'2012)


Sunday, 16 Dec 2012


2-hours tutorial: Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization and Fuzzy Rule-Based Classifier Design
Speaker: Prof Hisao Ishibuchi, Osaka University
Chair: Dr. Lam Thu BUI
Room: The Conference Hall


Welcome Reception
At LQDTU: Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge

Monday, 17 Dec 2012


Conference Registration
Room: The Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Opening Session:
Opening Speech by  Prof. Pham The Long, President of LQDTU
General Chair's address: Dr. Lam Thu BUI
Room: The Conference Hall


Keynote Session 1
Speaker: Prof. Hisao Ishibuchi, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
Topic: Fuzzy Genetics-Based Machine Learning
Chair: Prof. Yew Soon Ong                                Room: The Conference Hall


Coffee break:  Coffee/tea
Room: The Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Session 1: Evolutionary Algorithms  (3)
Room: The Meeting Room
Chair: Prof. Kay Chen Tan

Session 2: Learning Methodologies (3)
Room: The Conference Hall
Chair: Prof. Nguyen Xuan Hoai


The Influence of the Number of Initial Feasible Solutions on the Performance of an Evolutionary Optimization Algorithm
Saber M. Elsayed, Ruhul A. Sarker, and Daryl L. Essam

Solving Graph Coloring Problem by Fuzzy Clustering-Based Genetic Algorithm

Young-Seol Lee and Sung-Bae Cho


Concurrent Differential Evolution Based on Generational Model for Multi-core CPUs
Kiyoharu Tagawa

Where Should We Stop? An Investigation on Early Stopping for GP Learning
Thi Hien Nguyen, Xuan Hoai Nguyen, Bob McKay, and Quang Uy Nguyen


Figure of Merit Based Fitness Functions in Genetic Programming for Edge Detection
Wenlong Fu, Mark Johnston, and Mengjie Zhang

Ensemble Fuzzy Rule-Based Classifier Design by Parallel Distributed Fuzzy GBML Algorithms
Hisao Ishibuchi, Masakazu Yamane, and Yusuke Nojima


Lunch Break
The University Restaurant


Keynote Session 2
Speaker: Prof. Kay Chen Tan, National University of Singapore
Topic: Advances in Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimization
Chair: Prof. Ruhul Sarker                                      Room: The Conference Hall


Coffee break:  Coffee/tea
Room: Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Session 3: Theoretical Developments (6)
Room: The Meeting room
Chair: Prof. Ruhul Sarker

Session 4: Swarm Intelligence (6)
Room: The Conference Hall
Chair: Prof. Mengjie Zhang


A Non-parametric Statistical Dominance Operator for Noisy Multiobjective Optimization
Dung H. Phan and Junichi Suzuki

A Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization Approach to Bernoulli Mixture Models
Faezeh Frouzesh, Yuichi Hirose, Shirley Pledger, and Mahdi Setayesh


DEAL: A Direction-Guided Evolutionary Algorithm

Cuong C. Vu, Lam Thu Bui, and Hussein A. Abbass

An Agent-Based Model for Simulation of Traffic Network Status
Manh Hung Nguyen, Tuong Vinh Ho, Manh Son Nguyen,Thi Hoai Phuong Phan, Thi Ha Phan, and Van Anh Trinh


Learning Rule for TSK Fuzzy Logic Systems Using Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Subtractive Clustering
Binh Huy Pham, Hai Trung Ha, and Long Thanh Ngo 

Self-Adaptive Particle Swarm Optimization
Adiel Ismail and Andries P. Engelbrecht


Using Hybrid Dependency Identification with a Memetic Algorithm for Large Scale Optimization Problems
Eman Sayed, Daryl Essam, and Ruhul A. Sarker

Evaporation Mechanisms for Particle Swarm Optimization
Juan Rada-Vilela, Mengjie Zhang, and Winston Seah


Guided Reproduction in Differential Evolution

Prashant Singh Rana, Harish Sharma, Mahua Bhattacharya, and Anupam Shukla

The Performance and Sensitivity of the Parameters Setting on the Best-so-far ABC
Anan Banharnsakun, Booncharoen Sirinaovakul, and Tiranee Achalakul


A Study of Breakout Local Search for the Minimum Sum Coloring Problem
Una Benlic and Jin-Kao Hao

An Efficient Two-Phase Ant Colony Optimization Algorithm for the Closest String Problem
Hoang Xuan Huan, Dong Do Duc, and Nguyen Manh Ha


The Collection point for Banquet
The front ground of Executive Building


Conference Banquet
Restaurant Sen West-Lake
Coordinator: Dr. Nguyen Quang Uy

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012


Conference Registration
Room: The Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Keynote Session 3
Speaker: Prof. Yew Soon Ong, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Topic: Towards a Unified Evolutionary & Memetic Search Model
Chair: Chair: Prof. Mengjie Zhang                           Room: The Conference Hall


Coffee break:  Coffee/tea
Room: The Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Session 5: Evolutionary Algorithms (3)
Room: The Meeting room
Chair: Prof. Stephane Bonnevay

Session 6: Evolutionary Algorithms (3)
Room:Conference Hall
Chair: Prof. Yew Soon Ong


XCS with Adaptive Action Mapping
Masaya Nakata, Pier Luca Lanzi, and Keiki Takadama

Evolution of Intrinsic Motives in Multi-agent Simulations
Kamran Shafi, Kathryn E. Merrick, and Essam Debie


Incremental Spatial Clustering in Data Mining Using Genetic Algorithm and R-Tree
Nam Nguyen Vinh and Bac Le

FAME, Soft Flock Formation Control for Collective Behavior Studies and Rapid Games Development  Choon Sing Ho, Yew-Soon Ong, Xianshun Chen, and Ah-Hwee Tan


HEMH2: An Improved Hybrid Evolutionary Metaheuristics for 0/1 Multiobjective Knapsack Problems
Ahmed Kafafy, Ahmed Bounekkar, and Stephane Bonnevay

Application of Cooperative Convolution Optimization for 13C Metabolic Flux Analysis: Simulation of Isotopic Labeling Patterns Based on Tandem Mass Spectrometry Measurements
Rohitash Chandra, Mengjie Zhang, and Lifeng Peng


Lunch Break
The University Restaurant


City Tours
Coordinator: Dr. Ngo Thanh Long

Wednesday , 19 Dec 2012


Conference Registration
Room: Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Keynote Session 4
Speaker: Prof. Hussein Abbass, University of New South Wales, Ausstralia
Topic: Computational Red Teaming: Can Evolution and Learning Augment Human Behaviour?
Chair: A/Prof. Lam Thu Bui                                          Room: The Conference Hall


Coffee break:  Coffee/tea
Room: The Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge


Session 7: Special Session on Data Mining (6)
Room: The Meeting room
Chair: Prof. Pramod Kumar Singh

Session 8: Evolutionary Algorithms (6)
Room: The Conference Hall
Chair: Dr. Nguyen Quang Uy


A Genetic Programming Approach to Hyper-Heuristic Feature Selection
Rachel Hunt, Kourosh Neshatian, and Mengjie Zhang

An Evolutionary Algorithm for the Over-constrained Airport Baggage Sorting Station Assignment Problem
Amadeo Asco, Jason A.D. Atkin, and Edmund K. Burke


Personalized Email Recommender System Based on User Actions
Quang Minh Ha, Quang Anh Tran, and Thu Trang Luyen

The Emergence of New Genes in EcoSim and Its Effect on Fitness
Marwa Khater, Elham Salehi, and Robin Gras


Developing Attention Focus Metrics for Autonomous Hypothesis Generation in Data Mining
Bing Wang, Kathryn E. Merrick, and Hussein A. Abbass

Mass-Dispersed Gravitational Search Algorithm for Gene Regulatory Network Model Parameter Identification
Mohsen Davarynejad, Zary Forghany, and Jan van den Berg


Emergent Self Organizing Maps for Text Cluster Visualization by  Incorporating Ontology Based Descriptors
Kusum Kumari Bharti and Pramod Kumar Singh

A Density Based Approach to the Access Point Layout Smart Distribution Grid Design Optimization Problem

Bin Zhang, Kamran Shafi, and Hussein A. Abbass


Online Handwriting Recognition Using Multi Convolution Neural Networks
Dung Viet Pham

Multi-modal Valley-Adaptive Memetic Algorithm for Efficient Discovery of First-Order Saddle Points
Mostafa Ellabaan, Xianshun Chen, and Nguyen Quang Huy


A New Approach to Vision-Based Fire Detection Using Statistical Features and Bayes Classifier
Ha Dai Duong and Dao Thanh Tinh

Learning and Generating Folk Melodies Using MPF-Inspired Hierarchical Self-Organising Maps
Edwin Hui-Hean Law and Somnuk Phon-Amnuaisuk


Lunch Break
The University Restaurant


Session 9: Real-World Applications (7)
Room: The Meeting Room
Chair: Prof. Jing Liu

Session 10: Learning Methodologies (7)
Room: The Conference Hall

Chair: Dr. Kamran Shafi


Constrained Layout Optimization in Satellite Cabin Using a Multiagent Genetic Algorithm

Jing Liu

Automatic Discovery of Optimisation Search Heuristics for Two Dimensional Strip Packing Using Genetic Programming
Su Nguyen, Mengjie Zhang, Mark Johnston, and Kay Chen Tan


A Multi-Objective Approach for Master’s Thesis Committees Scheduling Using DMEA
Lam Thu Bui and Viet Hoang

Multi Objective Learning Classifier Systems Based Hyperheuristics for Modularised Fleet Mix Problem Kamran Shafi, Axel Bender, and Hussein A. Abbass


Coupler-Curve Synthesis of a Planar Four-Bar Mechanism Using NSGA-II
Jaideep Badduri, Rangaprasad Arun Srivatsan,Gurunathan Saravana Kumar, and Sandipan Bandyopadhyay

Efficient Neuroevolution for a Quadruped Robot
Xu Shengbo, Hirotaka Moriguchi, and Shinichi Honiden


A Simulation Model for Optimise the Fire Evacuation Configuration in the Metro Supermarket of Hanoi
Manh Hung Nguyen, Tuong Vinh Ho, and Jean-Daniel Zucker

From Subjective to Objective Metrics for Evolutionary Story Narration Using Event Permutations
Kun Wang, Vinh Bui, Eleni Petraki, and Hussein A. Abbass


Interactive GA Flock Brush for Non-Photorealistic Rendering
Hsueh En Huang, Meng Hiot Lim, Xianshun Chen, and Choon Sing Ho

GPU Accelerated Genetic Clustering
Pavel Kromer, Jan Platoš, and Vaclav Snašel


Generating Diverse Behaviors of Evolutionary Robots with Speciation for Theory of Mind
Si-Hyuk Yi and Sung-Bae Cho

Memetic Input Variable Selection in Neuro-Genetic Prediction System
Jacek Mańdziuk and Marcin Jaruszewicz


Improving Gender Recognition Using Genetic Algorithms
Abbas Roayaie Ardakany and Sushil J. Louis

Introduction of a Mutation Specific Fast Non-dominated Sorting GA Evolved for Biochemical Optimizations
Susanne Rosenthal, Nail El-Sourani, and Markus Borschbach


Coffee break:  Coffee/tea
Room: The Conference Hall’s Guest Lounge



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- Conference Facilities: Executive Building, Level 2
- Keynote Sessions: Each talk will have 55 Minutes and 5 minutes for questions
- Session: Each paper will have 15 minutes for oral presentation and 5 minutes for questions