The Twelfth Conference on Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence
Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence
Edited by Robert S. Engelmore and Haym Hirsh
July 31–August 2, 2000, Austin, Texas. Published by The AAAI Press, Menlo Park, California. This proceedings is also available in book and CD format.
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Preface / xix
SciFinance: A Program Synthesis Tool for Financial Modeling / 937
Robert L. Akers, Ion Bica, Elaine Kant, Curt Randall, and Robert L. Young, SciComp Inc.
Assentor ®: An NLP-Based Solution to E-mail Monitoring / 945
Chinatsu Aone, Mila Ramos-Santacruz, and William J. Niehaus, SRA International, Inc.
Nurse Rostering at the Hospital Authority of Hong Kong / 951
Andy Hon Wai Chun, City University of Hong Kong; Steve Ho Chuen Chan, Garbbie Pui Shan Lam, Francis Ming Fai Tsang, Jean Wong, and Dennis Wai Ming Yeung, Advanced Object Technologies Limited
PTV: Intelligent Personalised TV Guides / 957
Paul Cotter and Barry Smyth, University College Dublin
LifeCode(TM) -- A Natural Language Processing System for Medical Coding and Data Mining / 965
Daniel T. Heinze, Mark L. Morsch, Ronald E. Sheffer, Jr., Michelle A. Jimmink, Mark A. Jennings, William C. Morris, and Amy E. W. Morsch, A-Life Medical, Inc.
The Emergence Engine: A Behavior Based Agent Development Environment for Artists / 973
Eitan Mendelowitz, University of California, Los Angeles
The TheaterLoc Virtual Application /
Greg Barish, Craig A. Knoblock, Yi-Shin Chen, Steven Minton, Andrew Philpot and Cyrus Shahabi, University of Southern California
Exploiting a Thesaurus-Based Semantic Net for Knowledge-Based Search / 988
Peter Clark, John Thompson, Heather Holmback, and Lisbeth Duncan, The Boeing Company
ICARUS: Intelligent Content-Based Retrieval of 3D Scene / 996
Raffaella Colaci and Marco Schaerf, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"
Integrating a Spoken Language System with Agents for Operational Information Access / 1002
Jody Daniels, Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Laboratories
DMML: An XML Language for Interacting with Multi-Modal Dialog Systems / 1008
Nanda Kambhatla, Malgorzata Budzikowska, Sylvie Levesque, Nicolas Nicolov, Wlodek Zadrozny, Charles Wiecha, and Julie MacNaught, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Applying Learnable Evolution Model to Heat Exchanger Design / 1014
Kenneth A. Kaufman, George Mason University and Ryszard S. Michalski, George Mason University and Polish Academy of Sciences
A Campus-Wide University Examination Timetabling Application / 1020
Andrew Lim, Ang Juay Chin, Ho Wee Kit, and Oon Wee Chong, National University of Singapore
An Expert System for Recognition of Facial Actions and their Intensity / 1026
M. Pantic and L. J. M. Rothkrantz, Delft University of Technology
AI for the Web -- Ontology-Based Community Web Portals / 1034
Steffen Staab, University of Karlsruhe and ontoprise GmbH; Jürgen Angele, ontoprise GmbH; Stefan Decker, University of Karlsruhe; Michael Erdmann, Andreas Hotho, and Alexander Maedche, University of Karlsruhe; Hans-Peter Schnurr and Rudi Studer, University of Karlsruhe; York Sure, University of Karlsruhe
Defining and Using Ideal Teammate and Opponent Agent Models / 1040
Peter Stone, AT&T Labs -- Research; Patrick Riley and Manuela Veloso, Carnegie Mellon University
Rapid Development of a High Performance Knowledge Base for Course of Action Critiquing / 1046
Gheorghe Tecuci, Mihai Boicu, Dorin Marcu, Michael Bowman, Florin Ciucu, and Cristian Levcovici, George Mason University
A Case-Based Reasoning Application for Engineering Sales Support Using Introspective Reasoning / 1054
Ian Watson, University of Auckland