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Researcher: Cao, Z (Dr Zehong Cao)

Fields of Research

Neural networks
Pattern recognition
Knowledge representation and reasoning
Autonomous agents and multiagent systems
Human information interaction and retrieval
Fuzzy computation
Artificial intelligence
Computer vision
Human-computer interaction
Image processing
Reinforcement learning
Speech recognition
Applications in health
Modelling and simulation
Virtual and mixed reality
Planning and decision making
Applications in life sciences
Human information behaviour
Evolutionary computation
Animal management
Artificial life and complex adaptive systems
Photogrammetry and remote sensing
Natural language processing
Deep learning
Recommender systems
Satisfiability and optimisation
Occupational and workplace health and safety
Health informatics and information systems
Cognition
Education systems

Research Objectives

Intelligence, surveillance and space
Artificial intelligence
Information systems, technologies and services
Applied computing
Clinical health
E-infrastructures
Integrated systems
Mobile technologies and communications
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Defence
Communication technologies, systems and services
Sheep for wool
Road infrastructure and networks
Softwood plantations
Human-computer interaction
Health protection and disaster response
Behaviour and health
Teaching and instruction technologies
Injury prevention and control
Animation, video games and computer generated imagery services
Native forests
Road safety
Other information and communication services

Career Best Publications

A novel conflict measurement in decision making and its application in fault diagnosis; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
An online human-agent interaction system: a brain-controlled agent playing games in unity; 20th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2021)
EEG-based brain-computer interfaces (BCIs): a survey of recent studies on signal sensing technologies and computational intelligence approaches and their applications; IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
Effects of repetitive SSVEPs on EEG complexity using multiscale inherent fuzzy entropy; Neurocomputing
Extraction of SSVEPs-based inherent fuzzy entropy using a wearable headband EEG in migraine patients; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
Hierarchical and non-hierarchical multi-agent interactions based on unity reinforcement learning; 19th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems 2020
Inherent fuzzy entropy for the improvement of EEG complexity evaluation; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
Multi-channel EEG recordings during a sustained-attention driving task; Scientific Data
Uncertainty modelling in multi-agent information fusion systems; International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems 2020
Weak human preference supervision for deep reinforcement learning; IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems

Research Publications

A community merger of optimization algorithm to extract overlapping communities in networks; IEEE Access
A decision method for online purchases considering dynamic information preference based on sentiment orientation classification and discrete DIFWA operators; IEEE Access
A fuzzy interval time series energy and financial forecasting model using network-based multiple time-frequency spaces and the induced ordered weighted averaging aggregation operation; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
A fuzzy preference-based Dempster-Shafer evidence theory for decision fusion; Information Sciences
A generalized belief interval-valued soft set with applications in decision making; Soft Computing
A generalized deep neural network approach for digital watermarking analysis; IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence
A generalized golden rule representative value for multiple-criteria decision analysis; IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems
A layered-coevolution-based attribute-boosted reduction using adaptive quantum-behavior pso and its consistent segmentation for neonates brain tissue; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
A long short-term memory network for sparse spatiotemporal EEG source imaging; IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging
A modified distance dynamics model for improvement of community detection; IEEE Access
A multi-objective adaptive evolutionary algorithm to extract communities in networks; Swarm and Evolutionary Computation
A multimodel fusion engine for filtering webpages; IEEE Access
A new distance for intuitionistic fuzzy sets based on similarity matrix; IEEE Access
A novel conflict measurement in decision making and its application in fault diagnosis; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
A novel mountain driving unity simulated environment for autonomous vehicles; 35th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
A practical model based on anomaly detection for protecting medical IoT control services against external attacks; IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
A reinforcement learning-based vehicle platoon control strategy for reducing energy consumption in traffic oscillations; IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems
A semantic collaboration method based on uniform knowledge graph; IEEE Internet of Things Journal
An EEG majority vote based BCI classification system for discrimination of hand motor attempts in stroke patients; 27th International Conference on Neural Information Processing
An effective reliability evaluation method for power communication network based on community structure; IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications
An evoked potential-guided deep learning brain representation for visual classification; 27th International Conference on Neural Information Processing
An interval-valued Pythagorean prioritized operator-based game theoretical framework with its applications in multicriteria group decision making; Neural Computing and Applications
An online human-agent interaction system: a brain-controlled agent playing games in unity; 20th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2021)
Attribute reduction with fuzzy rough self-information measures; Information Sciences
Brain electrodynamic and hemodynamic signatures against fatigue during driving; Frontiers in Neuroscience
Brain variability in dynamic resting-state networks identified by fuzzy entropy: a scalp EEG study; Journal of Neural Engineering
CDE-GAN: Cooperative dual evolution based generative adversarial network; Ieee Transactions on Evolutionary Computation
Classification of migraine stages based on resting-state EEG power; 2015 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN)
Classifying multi-level stress responses from brain cortical EEG in nurses and non-health professionals using machine learning auto encoder; IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine
Cloud-assisted multi-view video summarization using CNN and bi-directional LSTM; IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
Deep neuro-cognitive co-evolution for fuzzy attribute reduction by quantum leaping pso with nearest-neighbor memeplexes; IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics
Descriptor selection improvements for quantitative structure-activity relationships; International Journal of Neural Systems
Distributed semi-supervised fuzzy regression with interpolation consistency regularization; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
EEG-based brain-computer interfaces (BCIs): a survey of recent studies on signal sensing technologies and computational intelligence approaches and their applications; IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
EEG-based brain-computer interfaces: a novel neurotechnology and computational intelligence method; IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Magazine
Effective brain state estimation during propofol-induced sedation using advanced EEG microstate spectral analysis; IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics
Effects of repetitive SSVEPs on EEG complexity using multiscale inherent fuzzy entropy; Neurocomputing
Enhancing network embedding with implicit clustering; 24th International Conference, DASFAA 2019: Database Systems for Advanced Applications
Enhancing transferability of deep reinforcement learning-based variable speed limit control using transfer learning; IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems
Estimation of SSVEP-based EEG complexity using inherent fuzzy entropy; 2017 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE)
Exploring resting-state EEG complexity before migraine attacks; Cephalalgia
Extraction of SSVEPs-based inherent fuzzy entropy using a wearable headband EEG in migraine patients; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
Forehead EEG in support of future feasible personal healthcare solutions: sleep management, headache prevention, and depression treatment'; IEEE Access
Graph representation learning with encoding edges; Neurocomputing
HandiText: handwriting recognition based on dynamic characteristics with incremental LSTM; Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery
Hierarchical and non-hierarchical multi-agent interactions based on unity reinforcement learning; 19th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems 2020
Identifying ketamine responses in treatment-resistant depression using a wearable forehead EEG; IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering
Inherent fuzzy entropy for the improvement of EEG complexity evaluation; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
Investigation of multiple heterogeneous relationships using a q-rung orthopair fuzzy multi-criteria decision algorithm; Neural Computing and Applications
Jam-absorption driving strategy for improving safety near oscillations in connected vehicle environment considering secondary jam; IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Magazine
Large expert-curated database for benchmarking document similarity detection in biomedical literature search; Database
Local expansion and optimization for higher-order graph clustering; IEEE Internet of Things Journal
Marine vertebrate predator detection and recognition in underwater videos by region convolutional neural network; Knowledge Management and Acquisition for Intelligent Systems (PKAW 2019)
Multi-channel EEG recordings during a sustained-attention driving task; Scientific Data
Multigranulation super-trust model for attribute reduction; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
Optimizing streaming graph partitioning via a heuristic greedy method and caching strategy; Optimization Methods and Software
Parallel community detection based on distance dynamics for large-scale network; IEEE Access
Predicting individual decision-making responses based on single-trial EEG; Neuroimage
Privacy protection for medical data sharing in smart healthcare; ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications
Privacy-preserving time series medical images analysis using a hybrid deep learning framework; ACM Transactions on Internet Technology
Q-rung orthopair normal fuzzy aggregation operators and their application in multi-attribute decision-making; Mathematics
Random forest with self-paced bootstrap learning in lung cancer prognosis; ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications
Reconfiguration of brain network between resting-state and P300 task; IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems
Reinforcement learning from hierarchical critics; IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems
Reliability of EEG microstate analysis at different electrode densities during propofol-induced transitions of brain states; Neuroimage
Resting-state EEG power and coherence vary between migraine phases; Journal of Headache and Pain
Seizure prediction using directed transfer function and convolution neural network on intracranial EEG; IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering
Semi-supervised feature learning for improving writer identification; Information Sciences
Shared nearest-neighbor quantum game-based attribute reduction with hierarchical coevolutionary spark and its application in consistent segmentation of neonatal cerebral cortical surfaces; IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems
Tensor decomposition for EEG signals retrieval; 2019 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (IEEE SMC 2019)
The impact of vigorous cycling exercise on visual attention: a study with the BR8 wireless dry EEG system; Frontiers in Neuroscience
THP: A Novel authentication scheme to prevent multiple attacks in SDN-based IoT network; IEEE Internet of Things Journal
Uncertainty modelling in multi-agent information fusion systems; International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems 2020
Weak human preference supervision for deep reinforcement learning; IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems

Research Projects

A closed-loop human-agent learning framework to enhance decision making; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Artificial Intelligence supports Australian COVID-19 queries; Google Australia Pty Limited (Google)
Operational Immersive Visualisation and Measurement of Dense Point Cloud Data in Forest Inventory; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Tasmanian Wool SmartFarm; Australian Wool Innovation Limited (AWI)
A Low Cost, Automated Data Collection and Defect Detection System for Paved Roads
Covert State Discovery and Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning for Human-Autonomy Teaming
HealthSense - Technological Human Health Sensors Capable of Monitoring, and Providing Feedback and Intervention to the User
Intelligent Multi-agent Coordination and Learning

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