Master Thesis:
Learning Efficient Classifiers Using Genetic Programming
Advisor: Dr. Been-Chian Chien
  Ph.D Thesis:
Layered Multi-Population Genetic Programming And Its Applications
Supervisor: Dr. Wei-Pang Yang, Dr. Been-Chian Chien

  Journal Papers:
  1. Been-Chian Chien, Jung-Yi Lin, Tzung-Pei Hong, "Learning Discriminant Functions with Fuzzy Attributes for Classification Using Genetic Programming", Expert Systems with Applications, Volume: 23, Issue: 1, July, 2002, pp. 31-37. (SCI)
  2. B. C. Chien and J. Y. Lin, A New Classification Scheme Using Genetic Programming, Journal of I-Shou University, Vol. 8, (2002) 193-205.
  3. B. C. Chien, J. Y. Lin, W. P. Yang, Learning Effective Classifiers with Z-value Measure Based on Genetic Programming, Pattern Recognition, Vol. 37, No. 10, 2004, pp. 1957-1972. (SCI)
  4. L. Chuang, J. Hwang, B. C. Chien, J. Y. Lin, C. Chang, C. Yu, and F. Chang, Predicting Fetal Birth Weight by Ultrasound with the use of Genetic Programming, Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology, Vol. 29, Number 5, Supplement 1, (2003), S163-S163. (SCI)
  5. B. C. Chien and J. Y. Lin, and W. P. Yang, A Classification Tree Based on Discriminant Functions, Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 22, No. 3, 2006, pp. 573-594. (SCI)
  6. J. Y. Lin, H. R. Ke, B. C. Chien, W. P. Yang, Designing a Classifier by a Layered Multi-Population Genetic Programming Approach, Pattern Recognition, Vol. 40, Issue 8, Aug. 2007, pp. 2211-2225 (SCI) DOI
  7. J. Y. Lin, H. R. Ke, B. C. Chien, W. P. Yang, Classifier Design with Feature Selection and Feature Extraction Using Layered Genetic Programming, Expert Systems with Applications, 34(2), 2008, pp. 1384-1393 (SCI) DOI

  Conference Papers:
  1. Jen-Yuan Yeh, Jung-Yi Lin, Hao-Ren Ke, Wei-Pang Yang, "Learning to Rank for Information Retrieval Using Genetic Programming," Accepted by SIGIR workshop on learning to rank for information retrieval (LR4IR-2007), Amsterdam, Netherlands, July 27, 2007.
  2. B. C. Chien, J. Y. Lin, "Connecting multiple genetic programming populations by a multi-layer method," Invited paper, 8th International Symposium on Advanced Intelligent Systems (ISIS 2007), Seoul, Korea, 2007
  3. J. Y. Lin, H. R. Ke, B. C. Chien, and W. P. Yang, "A new classifier using layered genetic programming," Proceedings of the 11th conference on artificial intelligence and applications (TAAI2006), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2006.
  4. J. Y. Lin, H. R. Ke, B. C. Chien, and W. P. Yang, "Medical problem classification using layered genetic programming with feature generation," Workshop on The Sciences of The Artificial (WSA2005), Dec 7-8, Hualien, Taiwan, 2005. pp. 182-198
  5. Chuang, Louise; Hwang, Jeng-Yang; Chien, Been-Chian; Lin, Jung-Yi; Chang, Chiung-Hsin; Yu, Chen-Hsiang; Chang, Fong-Ming, "Predicting fetal birth weight by ultrasound with the use of genetic programming", 10th Congress of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, hosted by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM), June 1-4, 2003, at the Palais de Congress in Montreal, Canada.
  6. Been-Chian Chien, Jung-yi Lin, "A Classifier with the Function-based Decision Tree", Sixth International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information Engineering Systems (KES'2002),16-18 September 2002 Podere d'Ombriano, Crema, Italy, 2002, pp. 648-652.
  7. Jung-Yi Lin, Been-Chian Chien, Tzung-Pei Hong, "A Function-Based Classifier Learning Scheme Using Genetic Programming", M.-S. Chen, P.S. Yu, and B.Liu (Eds): Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, (Proceedings of 6th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Taipei, Taiwan), LNAI 2336, Springer-Verlag, pp. 92-103, 2002.
  8. Jung-Yi Lin, Been-Chian Chien, Shih-Jing Lin, Yi-Chung Hsieh, Yung-Feng Hwang, "An Automatic Image Classification System Using Genetic Programming", National Computer Symposium (NCS2001), Vol. B, Taipei, Taiwan, 2001, pp. 31-38.
  9. Jung-Yi Lin, Been-Chian Chien, "Learning classification rules with fuzzy attributes using genetic programming", Proceedings of 2001 Ninth National Conference on Fuzzy Theory and Its Applications, Taoyuan, Taiwan, 2001, pp.338-343.
  10. Been-Chian Chien, Jung-Yi Lin, "Learning Discriminating functions based on genetic programming for classification", Proceedings of the sixth conference on artificial intelligence and applications (TAAI2001), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2001, pp.306-311.
Publication Links
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