
Stable and Efficient Policy Evaluation
Policy evaluation algorithms are essential to reinforcement learning due...
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Modelling influence and opinion evolution in online collective behaviour
Opinion evolution and judgment revision are mediated through social infl...
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Finding Shortest Paths between Graph Colourings
The kcolouring reconfiguration problem asks whether, for a given graph ...
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Un résultat intrigant en commande sans modèle
An elementary mathematical example proves, thanks to the RouthHurwitz c...
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Energy saving for building heating via a simple and efficient modelfree control design: First steps with computer simulations
The modelbased control of building heating systems for energy saving en...
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Kernel Nonnegative Matrix Factorization Without the Curse of the Preimage  Application to Unmixing Hyperspectral Images
The nonnegative matrix factorization (NMF) is widely used in signal and ...
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Is the Bellman residual a bad proxy?
This paper aims at theoretically and empirically comparing two standard ...
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DC approximation approaches for sparse optimization
Sparse optimization refers to an optimization problem involving the zero...
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Systematic and multifactor risk models revisited
Systematic and multifactor risk models are revisited via methods which w...
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Une analyse basée sur la SDRT pour la modélisation de dialogues pathologiques
In this article, we present a corpus of dialogues between a schizophreni...
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Comparative study of image registration techniques for bladder videoendoscopy
Bladder cancer is widely spread in the world. Many adequate diagnosis te...
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A sufficient condition on monotonic increase of the number of nonzero entry in the optimizer of L1 norm penalized leastsquare problem
The ℓ1 norm based optimization is widely used in signal processing, esp...
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A threshold model for local volatility: evidence of leverage and mean reversion effects on historical data
In financial markets, low prices are generally associated with high vola...
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Ergodicity of some classes of cellular automata subject to noise
Cellular automata (CA) are dynamical systems on symbolic configurations ...
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Proving Soundness of Extensional NormalForm Bisimilarities
Normalform bisimilarity is a simple, easytouse behavioral equivalence...
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Open MultiAgent Systems: Gossiping with Random Arrivals and Departures
We consider open multiagent systems. Unlike the systems usually studied...
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On shortterm traffic flow forecasting and its reliability
Recent advances in time series, where deterministic and stochastic model...
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A Deep Learning Approach for Privacy Preservation in Assisted Living
In the era of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies the potential for pr...
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An Approximate Pareto Set for Minimizing the Maximum Lateness and Makespan on Parallel Machines
We consider the twoparallel machines scheduling problem, with the aim o...
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Maximum likelihood drift estimation for a threshold diffusion
We study the maximum likelihood estimator of the drift parameters of a s...
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Fault Tolerant Control for Networked Mobile Robots
Teams of networked autonomous agents have been used in a number of appli...
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Tire Noise Optimization Problem: a Mixed Integer Linear Program Approach
We present a Mixed Integer Linear Program (MILP) approach in order to mo...
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Anderson Acceleration for Reinforcement Learning
Anderson acceleration is an old and simple method for accelerating the c...
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Knowledge extraction, modeling and formalization: EEG case study
Formal Concept Analysis (FCA) is a wellestablished method for data anal...
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Improving resource elasticity in cloud computing thanks to modelfree control
In cloud computing management, the dynamic adaptation of computing resou...
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Validating Backlinks of FOLID Cyclic Preproofs
Cyclic preproofs can be represented as sets of finite tree derivations ...
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Dealing with Uncertain Inputs in Regression Trees
Treebased ensemble methods, as Random Forests and Gradient Boosted Tree...
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A new centered spatiotemporal autologistic regression model. Application to spatiotemporal analysis of esca disease in a vineyard
We propose a new centered autologistic spatiotemporal model for binary ...
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Easily implementable time series forecasting techniques for resource provisioning in cloud computing
Workload predictions in cloud computing is obviously an important topic....
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A Statistically Principled and Computationally Efficient Approach to Speech Enhancement using Variational Autoencoders
Recent studies have explored the use of deep generative models of speech...
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The impatient collector
In the coupon collector problem with n items, the collector needs a rand...
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The revisited knockoffs method for variable selection in L1penalised regressions
We consider the problem of variable selection in regression models. In p...
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Enumerating karcconnected orientations
We give simple algorithms to enumerate the αorientations of a graph G i...
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Toward Dialogue Modeling: A Semantic Annotation Scheme for Questions and Answers
The present study proposes an annotation scheme for classifying the cont...
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A statistical methodology to select covariates in highdimensional data under dependence. Application to the classification of genetic profiles in oncology
We propose a new methodology for selecting and ranking covariates associ...
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Stochastic DCA for minimizing a large sum of DC functions with application to Multiclass Logistic Regression
We consider the large sum of DC (Difference of Convex) functions minimiz...
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Graph estimation for Gaussian data zeroinflated by double truncation
We consider the problem of graph estimation in a zeroinflated Gaussian ...
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Scheduling on Hybrid Platforms: Improved Approximability Window
Modern platforms are using accelerators in conjunction with standard pro...
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On the convergence of Jacobitype algorithms for Independent Component Analysis
Jacobitype algorithms for simultaneous approximate diagonalization of s...
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Machine learning and control engineering: The modelfree case
This paper states that ModelFree Control (MFC), which must not be confu...
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On detecting weak changes in the mean of CHARN models
We study a likelihood ratio test for detecting multiple weak changes in ...
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Schrödinger encounters Fisher and Rao: a survey
In this short note we review the dynamical Schrödinger problem on the no...
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ECyclist: Implementation of an Efficient Validation of FOLID Cyclic Induction Reasoning
Checking the soundness of cyclic induction reasoning for firstorder log...
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Tackling InterClass Similarity and IntraClass Variance for Microscopic Imagebased Classification
Automatic classification of aquatic microorganisms is based on the morph...
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