**Neural, Parallel &
Scientific Computations**

**Volume 9, 2001**

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CONTENTS __

M. P. Bekakos, O. B. Efremides, and A. N. Kastania
Concurrent exploitation of multiple pipes arrangement on 3D mesh(d) architectures |
1 |

R. J. Hathaway, Y. Hu, and J. C. Bezdek Local convergence of tri-level alternating optimization |
19 |

E. E. Dudnikov and M. V. Rubashov Single layer neural networks with various feedbacks |
29 |

C. Feng and R. Plamondon Terminal Attractors in Neural Network Models |
49 |

G. A. Gravvanis A fast explicit preconditioned finite element scheme |
59 |

A. K. Tsadiras and K. G. Margaritis A study of the two unit certainty neuron fuzzy cognitive map |
67 |

J. R. Winkler A note on the backward error of the roots of polynomials |
91 |

M. M. Chawla and M. A. Al-Zanaidi A lineally implicit time integration scheme for the Burgers’ equation |
97 |

Zeqing Liu and Shin Min Kang Convergence and stability of the Ishikawa iteration procedures with errors for nonlinear equations |
103 |

S. G. Fountoukis, M. P. Bekakos and J. P. Kontos Rule extraction from decision trees with complex nominal data |
119 |

A. N. Kastania and M. P. Bekakos Integrated intelligent classification engine (I2CE) for biosignal engineering |
129 |

Xiaoyan Zhu, Yu Hao, Yifan Shi and David Zhang An effective result-feedback neural algorithm for handwritten character recognition |
139 |

Ioanna Malargardi and John Kontos Information extraction from ancient hellenic texts using automatic knowledge acquisition from lexical definitions |
151 |

Emmanouil Piperakis, Itsuo Kumazawa, and Romanos Piperakis 3D object & light source representation with multi layer feed forward networks |
161 |

Tatiana Tambouratzis Incremental bin packing |
175 |

Nasaruddin Zenon and Ab Rahman Ahmad An artificial neural network classifier for single level lot-sizing techniques |
187 |

K. Tout and E. von Goldammer Heuristic algorithms for the optimisation of telecommunication networks |
207 |

Athanasios Margaris, Manos Roumeliotis and Miltiadis Adamopoulos Development of neural models for the logistic equation and study of the neural based trajectories in the convergence, periodic, and chaotic regions |
221 |

Doo-Hyun Choi New fitness-Based migration operator for evolutionary programming |
231 |

Liang Jin, Madan M. Gupta, and Peter N. Nikiforuk
Approximation capability of continuous-time dynamic recurrent neural networks |
239 |

Y. M. Chen and H. C. Huang Application of neural networks in target tracking data fusion |
267 |

George Papakonstantinou, Theodore Andronikos, and Ioannis Drositis On parallelization of UET / UET-UCT loops |
279 |

Tianguang Chu, Zongda Zhang, and Zhaolin Wang Positive invariance and convergence analysis for nonlinear systems as models of neural networks |
319 |

Dao-Hyun Choi New weight learning strategy for fully connected feedforward neural networks |
331 |

Matej Zajc Rapid prototyping and verification of massively parallel algorithms |
339 |

George A. Gravvanis The convergence rate and complexity of explicit preconditioned conjugate gradient methods based on approximate inverse banded matrix techniques |
355 |

Charles L. Hicks and Frederic M. Ham An efficient method for performing discrete convolution using Kronecker products |
369 |

K. Yin and G. Yin A class of constrained recursive estimation algorithms and applications |
389 |

S. Heikkila New algorithms to solve equations and systems in ordered spaces |
407 |

V. Kodogiannis and A. Lolis A comparison between neural network and fuzzy system models for foreign exchange rates prediction |
417 |

M. M. Chawla and M. A. Al-Zanaidi Linearized box schemes for first-order systems of hyperbolic conversation laws |
429 |

Content of Volume 9 |
439 |

Author Index |
443 |