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Publications

2009

  • Trilce Estrada, Olac Fuentes and Michela Taufer, A Distributed Evolutionary Method to Design Scheduling Policies for Volunteer Computing, ACM SIGMETRICS PER (Performance Evaluation Review) (to appear).

  • Luis Malagón-Borja and Olac Fuentes, Object Detection using Image Reconstruction with PCA, Image and Vision Computing, Volume 27(1-2), pp 2-9, January 2009.

2008

  • Steven Gutstein, Olac Fuentes and Eric Freudenthal, Knowledge Transfer in Deep Convolutional Neural Nets, International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools (IJAIT), Volume 17, Number 3, pp. 555-567, June 2008.

  • Steven Gutstein, Olac Fuentes and Eric Freudenthal, The Utility of Knowledge Transfer for Noisy Data, Proceedings of FLAIRS-08 Conference, Coconut Grove, Florida, May 2008.

  • Geovany A. Ramírez and Olac Fuentes, Multi-pose Face Detection with Asymmetric Haar Features, 2008 IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), Copper Mountain, Colorado, January 2008.

  • Jorge de la Calleja, Olac Fuentes and Jesús González, Selecting minority examples from misclassified data for over-sampling, Proceedings of FLAIRS-08 Conference, Coconut Grove, Florida, May 2008.

2007

  • Juan Carlos Gómez and Olac Fuentes, Using Evolution Strategies for Automatic Extraction of Parameters for Stellar Population Synthesis of Galaxy Spectra from SDSS, 2007 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, Singapore, September 2007.

  • Luis David López and Olac Fuentes, Color-Based Road Sign Detection and Tracking, International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition (ICIAR), Montreal, CA, August 2007.

  • Juan Carlos Gómez and Olac Fuentes, A Hybrid Algorithm Based on Evolution Strategies and Instance-Based Learning Applied to Two-dimensional Fitting of Brightness Profiles in Galaxy Images, International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining (MLDM 2007), Leipzig, Germany, July 2007.

  • Jorge de la Calleja and Olac Fuentes, Learning from Imbalanced Datasets using a Distance-based Over-sampling Method, International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining (MLDM 2007), Leipzig, Germany, July 2007.

  • Juan Carlos Gómez and Olac Fuentes, Using Evolution Strategies for Automatic Extraction of Parameters for Stellar Population Synthesis of Galaxy Spectra from SDSS, Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2007), London, England, July 2007 (Poster presentation).

  • Steven Gutstein, Olac Fuentes and Eric Freudenthal, Knowledge Transfer in Deep Convolutional Neural Nets, Proceedings of FLAIRS-07 Conference, Key West, Florida, May 2007.

  • Jorge de la Calleja and Olac Fuentes, A Distance-based Over-sampling Method for Dealing with Imbalanced Data Sets, Proceedings of FLAIRS-07 Conference, Key West, Florida, May 2007 (Poster presentation).

  • Olac Fuentes, David Vera and Thamar Solorio, A Filter-Based Approach to Detect End-of-Utterances from Prosody in Dialog Systems, Proceedings of the The Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL-HLT 2007), Rochester, NY, April 2007.

  • Jorge de la Calleja and Olac Fuentes, Automated Star/Galaxy Discrimination in Multispectral Wide-Field Images, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (VISAPP), Barcelona, Spain, March 2007.

2006

  • Thamar Solorio, Olac Fuentes, Nigel Ward and Yaffa Al Bayyari, Prosodic Feature Generation for Back-channel Prediction, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (Interspeech 2006), Pittsburgh, PA, September 2006.

  • H. Jair Escalante and Olac Fuentes, Analysis of Galactic Spectra Using Noise-Aware Learning Algorithms, Proceedings of FLAIRS-06 Conference, Melbourne Beach, Florida, May 2006.

  • Jorge de la Calleja and Olac Fuentes, Automated Classification of Astronomical Objects in Multi-spectral Wide-Field Images, Proceedings of FLAIRS-06 Conference, Melbourne Beach, Florida, May 2006. (Received best poster award).

  • Ted Pedersen, Anagha Kulkarni, Roxana Angheluta, Zornista Kozareva, and Thamar Solorio. Improving name discrimination: A language salad approach. In Proceedings of the EACL 2006 Workshop on Cross- Language Knowledge Induction, April 2006.

  • Ted Pedersen, Anagha Kulkarni, Roxana Angheluta, Zornista Kozareva, and Thamar Solorio. An unsupervised language independent method of name discrimination using second order co-occurrence features. In Alexander Gelbukh, editor, Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing: Seventh International Conference, CICLing 2006, Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer, February 2006.

  • Juan Carlos Gómez and Olac Fuentes, Using a Novel Hybrid Algorithm for Two-Dimensional Model of Brightness Profiles in Elliptical and Spiral Galaxy Images , Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems XV, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain, 2006.

2005

Technical Reports

  • Geovany A. Ramirez and Olac Fuentes, Face and Street Detection with Asymetric Haar Features, Technical Report no. 1,  Vision and Learning Lab, Computer Science, University of Texas at El Paso, Oct. 2007.