© 1990

AI and Cognitive Science ’89

Dublin City University 14–15 September 1989

  • Alan F. Smeaton
  • Gabriel McDermott
Conference proceedings

Part of the Workshops in Computing book series (WORKSHOPS COMP.)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Image Processing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. N. R. Hudson, C. F. Kelly, E. McQuade, M. A. Rahman
      Pages 3-19
    3. R. Cowie, T. Hamill, P. Morrow, R. Perrot
      Pages 20-39
  3. Human-Computer Interaction

  4. Planning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. N. Shadbolt
      Pages 89-100
    3. P. Morris, R. Feldman
      Pages 101-110
  5. Expert Systems: Theory and Application

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Jiwen Guan, Victor R. Lesser
      Pages 113-131
    3. W. Liu, J. Guan, M. McTear, J. Hong
      Pages 151-162
    4. Jiwen Guan, Jasmina Pavlin, Victor R. Lesser
      Pages 163-178
    5. H. Dai, T. J. Anderson, F. C. Monds
      Pages 179-197
  6. Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199

About these proceedings


This volume contains the texts of papers presented at the Second Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science, held at Dublin City University in September 1989. This Conference has now become the major annual forum in Ireland for the presentation and discussion of current research work in the multi-disciplinary area of Artificial Intelligence. Papers in this volume have been divided into seven sections which vary in their subject matter. Image processing, human-computer interaction, planning, applications and theory of expert systems, learn­ ing, speech, and natural language processing and semantics repre­ sents as broad a spectrum of AI and AI-related topics as can be found in current AI research. This harmonises quite well with the aims and scope of the AICS'89 conference which were to provide a forum for industry and academic research to discuss AI and AI-related topics and we were delighted that such a broad coverage of topics was achieved. Despite the broad nature, however, none of the papers are primarily review articles; each paper presents new research results within its own specific area.


artificial intelligence cognition expert system heuristics image processing knowledge learning neural network robot speech processing speech recognition

Editors and affiliations

  • Alan F. Smeaton
    • 1
  • Gabriel McDermott
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Computer ApplicationsDublin City UniversityGlasnevin, Dublin 9Ireland
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity College DublinBelfield, Dublin 4Ireland

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title AI and Cognitive Science ’89
  • Book Subtitle Dublin City University 14–15 September 1989
  • Editors Alan Smeaton
    Gabriel McDermott
  • Series Title Workshops in Computing
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-540-19608-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4471-3164-9
  • Series ISSN 1431-1682
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 350
  • Number of Illustrations 1 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Published in collaboration with the British Computer Society
  • Topics Artificial Intelligence
    Image Processing and Computer Vision
    Natural Language Processing (NLP)
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