[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-481

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Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning

Proceedings of the Fifth International Workshop on Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning

Pasadena, USA, July 11, 2009.

Edited by

Artur d'Avila Garcez *
Pascal Hitzler **

* City University London, UK
** AIFB, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany

Table of Contents


  1. Cognitive Synergy: A Principle to Guide the Tight Integration of Heterogeneous Components in Integrative AI Systems (abstract)
    Ben Goertzel
  2. A Neural Network Approach for First-Order Abductive Inference
    Oliver Ray and Bruno Golenia
  3. Using Attentive Focus to Discover Action Ontologies from Perception
    Amitabha Mukerjee
  4. Text-based Reasoning with Symbolic Memory Model
    Kun Tu and Hava Siegelmann
  5. Extracting Propositional Rules from Feedforward Neural Networks by Means of Binary Decision Diagrams
    Sebastian Bader
  6. Symbol Emergence in Design
    Amitabha Mukerjee and Madan Dabbeeru
  7. A Neural-Symbolic System for Automated Assessment in Training Simulators (position paper)
    Leo de Penning, Bart Kappe and Karel van den Bosch

01-Jul-2009: submitted by Artur d'Avila Garcez
15-Jul-2009: published on CEUR-WS.org