Advances in Pattern Recognition: Second Mexican Conference on Pattern Recognition, MCPR 2010, Puebla, Mexico, September 27-29, 2010, Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the Second Mexican Conference on Pattern Recognition, MCPR 2010, held in Puebly, Mexico, in September 2010.
The 39 revised papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 89 submissions and are organized in topical sections on computer vision and robotics, image processing, neural networks and signal processing, pattern recognition, data mining, natural language and document processing.

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Computer Vision and Robotics

A Hierarchical Recursive Partial Active Basis Model Pavel Herrera-Domínguez Leopoldo Altamirano-Robles 1

Facial Feature Model for Emotion Recognition Using Fuzzy Reasoning Renan Contreras Oleg Starostenko Vicente Alarcon-Aquino Leticia Flores-Pulido 11

Face Recognition Using Simplicial Complexes Chengming Zou Edwin R. Hancock 22

Skeleton Simplification by Key Points Identification Gabriel Rojas-Albarracín Carlos A. Carbajal Antonio Fernández-Caballero María T. López 30

Learning and Fast Object Recognition in Robot Skill Acquisition: A New Method I. Lopez-Juarez R. Rios-Cabrera M. Peña-Cabrera R. Osorio-Comparan 40

Light Source Intensity Adjustment for Enhanced Feature Extraction Francisco J. Castro-Martínez Mario Castelán Ismael López-Juárez 50

Fringe-Pattern Demodulation Using a Parametric Method Based on Differential Evolution J.F. Jimenez F.J. Cuevas J.H. Sossa L.E. Gomez 61

ANIMA: Non-conventional Brain-Computer Interfaces in Robot Control through Electroencephalography and Electrooculography, ARP Module Luis F. Reina Gerardo Martínez Mario Valdeavellano Marie Destarac Carlos Esquit 71

Efficient Roughness Recognition for Velocity Updating by Wheeled-Robots Navigation Farid García Matías Alvarado 80

Image Processing

Fingerprint Verification with Non-linear Composite Correlation Filters Saúl Martínez-Díaz Javier A. Carmona-Troyo 90

Automatic Ultrasound Image Analysis in Hashimoto's Disease Robert Koprowski Zygmunt Wrobel Witold Zieleznik 98

Estimating Quality Bounds of JPEG 2000 Compressed Leukocytes Images Alexander Falcón-Ruiz Juan Paz-Viera Hichem Sahli 107

Surface Material Segmentation Using Polarisation Nitya Subramaniam Edwin Hancock 115

Measurement of Defocus Level in Iris Images Using Different Convolution Kernel Methods J. Miguel Colores- Vargas Mireya S. García - Vázquez Alejandro A. Ramírez-Acosta 125

Radon Transform Algorithm for Fingerprint Ccore Point Detection Miguel Mora-González Julio C. Martínez-Romo Jesús Muñoz-Maciel Guillermo Sánchez-Díaz Javier Salinas-Luna H.I. Piza-Dávila Francisco J. Luna-Rosas Carlos M. de Luna-Ortega 134

Genetic Algorithms and Tabu Search for Correcting Lanes in DNA Images M. Angélica Pinninghoff J. Q. Daniel Venegas A. Ricardo Contreras 144

Adaptive Algorithm-Based Fused Bayesian Maximum Entropy-Variational Analysis Methods for Enhanced Radar Imaging R.F. Vázquez-Bautista L.J. Morales-Mendoza R. Ortega-Almanza A. Blanco-Ortega 154

Iris Segmentation Using a Statistical Approach Luis M. Zamudio-Puentes Mireya S. García-Vázquez Alejandro A. Ramírez-Acosta 164

Neural Networks and Signal Processing

Adaboost Classifier by Artificial Immune System Model Hind Tard Juan Carlos Herrera-Lozada Jesús Álvarez-Cedillo 171

Cost-Sensitive Neural Networks and Editing Techniques for Imbalance Problems R. Alejo J.M. Sotoca V. García R.M. Valdovinos 180

Designing RBFNNs Using Prototype Selection Ana Cecilia Tenorio-González José Fco. Martínez-Trinidad

A Learning Social Network with Recognition of Learning Styles Using Neural Networks Ramón Zatarain-Cabada M.L. Barrón-Estrada Viridiana Ponce Angulo Adán José García Carlos A. Reyes García 199

On-line Signature Verification Based on Modified Dynamic Time Warping and Wavelet Sub-band Coding Juan Carlos Sánchez-Diaz Juan Manuel Ramírez-Cortes Rogerio Enriquez-Caldera Pilar Gomez-Gil 210

New Dissimilarity Measures for Ultraviolet Spectra Identification Andrés Eduardo Gutiérrez-Rodríguez Miguel Angel Medina-Pérez José Fco. Martínez-Trinidad Jesús Ariel Carrasco-Ochoa Milton García-Borroto 220

Third Degree Volterra Kernel for Newborn Cry Estimation Gibran Etcheverry Efraín López-Damian Carlos A. Reyes-García 230

Pattern Recognition and Data Mining

Cascading an Emerging Pattern Based Classifier Milton García-Borroto José Fco. Martínez-Trinidad Jesús Ariel Carrasco-Ochoa 240

A New Combined Filter-Wrapper Framework for Gene Subset Selection with Specialized Genetic Operators Edmundo Bonilla Huerta J. Crispín Hernández Hernández L. Alberto Hernández Montiel 250

Hybrid Feature Selection Method for Supervised Classification Based on Laplacian Score Ranking Saúl Solorio-Fernández Jesús Ariel Carrasco-Ochoa José Fco. Martínez-Trinidad 260

Navigating K-Nearest Neighbor Graphs to Solve Nearest Neighbor Searches Edgar Chávez Eric Sadit Tellez 270

On the Design of a Hardware-Software Architecture for Acceleration of SVM's Training Phase Lázaro Bustio-Martínez René Cumplido José Hernández-Palancar Claudia Feregrino-Uribe 281

A Highly Parallel Algorithm for Frequent Itemset Mining Alejandro Mesa Claudia Feregrino-Uribe René Cumplido José Hernández-Palancar 291

A Hybrid Methodology for Pattern Recognition in Signaling Cervical Cancer Pathways David Escarcega Fernando Ramos Ana Espinosa Jaime Berumen 301

Graph Indexing and Retrieval Based on Median Graphs Francesc Serratosa Albert Solé-Ribalta Enric Vidiella 311

A Novel Method for Counting Models on Grid Boolean Formulas Carlos Guillén Guillermo De Ita Aurelio López-López 322

Natural Language and Document Processing

Sentence to Document Level Emotion Tagging - A Coarse-Grained Study on Bengali Blogs Dipankar Das Sivaji Bandyopadhyay 332

Clustering Weblogs on the Basis of a Topic Detection Method Fernando Perez-Tellez David Pinto John Cardiff Paolo Rosso 342

A Naïve Bayes Approach to Cross-Lingual Word Sense Disambiguation and Lexical Substitution David Pinto Darnes Vilariño Carlos Balderas Mireya Tovar Beatriz Beltrán 325

Supervised Learning for Semantic Classification of Spanish Collocations Alexander Gelbukh Olga Kolesnikova 362

Recognizing Textual Entailment with Statistical Methods Miguel Angel Ríos Gaona Alexander Gelbukh Sivaji Bandyopadhyay 372

Author Index 383

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