Neil Mac Parthal√°in BSc (Cardiff), MSc.(Wales), PhD(Wales)

Research Fellow

Contact Details

Room Number..........:  C43
Building....................:  Llandinam
Phone.......................:   +44 (0)1970 622869
E-Mail........................:   ncm
Home Page...............:   Personal

Research Groups

Teaching Areas

Modules Taught

  • CC21120: Dylunio Rhaglen, Strwythurau Data a Algorithmau
  • CS02320: Foundation Programming
  • CS21120: Program Design, Data Structures and Algorithms
  • CS36110: Machine Learning

Publications

2017

Qu, Y., Shang, C., MacParthaláin, N., Wu, W., Shen, Q. 2017. Multi-functional nearest-neighbour classification. Soft Computing 10.1007/s00500-017-2528-4 Cadair

2016

Li, F., Shen, Q., MacParthalain, N., Li, Y. 2016. Handwritten Chinese character recognition using fuzzy image alignment. Soft Computing 20 (8) pp. 2939–2949. 10.1007/s00500-015-1923-y

Daubney, B., Xie, X., Deng, J., MacParthalain, N., Zwiggelaar, R. 2016. Fixing the root node: Efficient tracking and detection of 3D human pose through local solutions. Image and Vision Computing 52 pp. 73-87. 10.1016/j.imavis.2016.05.010 Cadair

Chen, C., MacParthalain, N., Li, Y., Price, C., Quek, C., Shen, Q. 2016. Rough-fuzzy rule interpolation. Information Sciences 351 pp. 1-17. 10.1016/j.ins.2016.02.036 Cadair

Vluymans, S., MacParthaláin, N., Cornelis, C., Saeys, Y. 2016. Fuzzy Rough Sets for Self-Labelling: an Exploratory Analysis. Fuzzy Rough Sets for Self-Labelling: an Exploratory Analysis. IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence. Cadair

Williams, M., MacParthalain, N., Brewer, P., James, P., Rose, M. 2016. A novel behavioral model of the pasture-based dairy cow from GPS data using data mining and machine learning techniques. Journal of Dairy Science 99 (3) pp. 2063-2075. 10.3168/jds.2015-10254 Cadair

Amiri, M., Jensen, R., Eftekhari, M., MacParthaláin, N. 2016. Dataset condensation using OWA fuzzy-rough set-based nearest neighbor classifier. 2016 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FUZZY SYSTEMS (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE Press pp. 1934-1941. 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2016.7737928 Cadair

2015

Jensen, R., Vluymans, S., MacParthalain, N., Cornelis, C., Saeys, Y. 2015. Semi-Supervised Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection. In Y. Yao., Q. Hu., H. Yu., J. W. Grzymala-Busse. (eds) Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining, and Granular Computing: 15th International Conference, RSFDGrC. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, vol. 9437 15th International Conference on Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining and Granular Computing (RSFDGrC). Springer Nature pp. 185-195. 10.1007/978-3-319-25783-9_17 Cadair

Jensen, R., MacParthalain, N. 2015. Towards scalable fuzzy-rough feature selection. Information Sciences 323 11619 pp. 1-15. 10.1016/j.ins.2015.06.025 Other Cadair

Qu, Y., Shang, C., Shen, Q., MacParthalain, N., Wu, W. 2015. Kernel-based fuzzy-rough nearest-neighbour classification for mammographic risk analysis. International Journal of Fuzzy Systems 17 (3) pp. 471-483. 10.1007/s40815-015-0044-1 Cadair

Jensen, R., MacParthalain, N. 2015. Discovering Fuzzy-Rough Reducts through Estimation of Distribution Algorithms. In A. Yazici., N. Pal., U. Kaymak., T. Martin., H. Ishibuchi., C. Lin., J. Sousa., B. Tutmez. (eds) 2015 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE Press pp. 1-8. 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2015.7338022 Cadair

MacParthalain, N., Jensen, R. 2015. Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection using Flock of Starlings Optimisation. In A. Yazici., N. Pal., U. Kaymak., T. Martin., H. Ishibuchi., C. Lin., J. Sousa., B. Tutmez. (eds) 2015 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE Press Cadair

2014

Fang, H., MacParthalain, N., Aubrey, A.J., Tam, G.K., Borgo, R., Rosin, P.L., Grant, P.W., Marshall, D., Chen, M. 2014. Facial expression recognition in dynamic sequences: An integrated approach. Pattern Recognition 47 (3) pp. 1271-1281. 10.1016/j.patcog.2013.09.023 Cadair

Jensen, R., MacParthaláin, N.S. 2014. Nearest neighbour-based fuzzy-rough feature selection. In C. Cornelis., M. Kryszkiewicz., D. Slezak., E. Menasalvas Ruiz., R. Bello., L. Shang. (eds) Rough Sets and Current Trends in Soft Computing: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 8536 LNAI Springer Nature pp. 35-46. 10.1007/978-3-319-08644-6_4 Other Cadair

Diao, R., MacParthalain, N., Jensen, R., Shen, Q. 2014. Heuristic search for fuzzy-rough bireducts and its use in classifier ensembles. IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. 2014 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, FUZZ-IEEE 2014. IEEE Press pp. 1504-1511. 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2014.6891819 Other Cadair

Jensen, R., MacParthalain, N., Cornelis, C. 2014. Feature Grouping-Based Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection. 2014 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FUZZY SYSTEMS (FUZZ-IEEE). IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. IEEE Press, NEW YORK pp. 1488-1495. Cadair

Li, F., Shen, Q., Li, Y., MacParthalain, N. 2014. A fuzzy image congealing-based handwritten Chinese character recognition and classification system. 2014 14th UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence (UKCI). Cadair

2013

Diao, R., MacParthaláin, N.S., Shen, Q. 2013. Dynamic feature selection with fuzzy-rough sets. Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. 22nd IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. IEEE Press pp. 1-7. 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2013.6622410 Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R. 2013. Simultaneous feature and instance selection using fuzzy-rough bireducts. Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. IEEE Press Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R. 2013. Unsupervised fuzzy-rough set-based dimensionality reduction. Information Sciences 229 pp. 106-121. 10.1016/j.ins.2012.12.001 Cadair

Qu, Y., Shen, Q., MacParthaláin, N.S., Shang, C., Wu, W. 2013. Fuzzy similarity-based nearest-neighbour classification as alternatives to their fuzzy-rough parallels. International Journal of Approximate Reasoning 54 (1) pp. 184-195. 10.1016/j.ijar.2012.06.008 Cadair

2012

Phillips, C.O., Syed, Y., MacParthaláin, N.S., Zwiggelaar, R., Claypole, T.C., Lewis, K.E. 2012. Machine learning methods on exhaled volatile organic compounds for distinguishing COPD patients from healthy controls. Journal of Breath Research 6 (3) 036003 pp. -. 10.1088/1752-7155/6/3/036003 Cadair

2011

Qu, Y., Shang, C., Shen, Q., MacParthaláin, N.S., Wu, W. 2011. Kernel-Based Fuzzy-Rough Nearest Neighbour Classification. Proceedings of the 20th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (Fuzz-IEEE 2011). IEEE Press pp. 1523-1529. 10.1109/FUZZY.2011.6007401 Cadair

MacParthalain, N., Jensen, R. 2011. Fuzzy-Rough Set based Semi-Supervised Learning. 2011 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ). 2011 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. pp. 2465-2472. 10.1109/FUZZY.2011.6007483 Cadair

2010

MacParthaláin, N.S., Shen, Q. 2010. On rough sets, their recent extensions, and applications. Knowledge Engineering Review 25 (4) pp. 365-395. 10.1017/S0269888910000263 Cadair

Wu, W., Shen, Q., Qu, Y., MacParthaláin, N.S. 2010. Extreme Learning Machine for Mammographic Risk Analysis. Proceedings of the 2010 UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence. UKCI 2010: UK workship on Computational Intelligence. IEEE Press Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R., Shen, Q., Zwiggelaar, R. 2010. Fuzzy-rough approaches for mammographic risk analysis. Intelligent Data Analysis 14 (2) pp. 225-244. 10.3233/IDA-2010-0418 Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Shen, Q., Jensen, R. 2010. A Distance Measure Approach to Exploring the Rough Set Boundary Region for Attribute Reduction. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering 22 (3) pp. 306-317. 10.1109/TKDE.2009.119 Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R. 2010. Measures for unsupervised fuzzy-rough feature selection. International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems 7 (4) pp. 249-259. 10.3233/HIS-2010-0118 Cadair

2009

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R. 2009. Measures for Unsupervised Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection. 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA'09) Event: Conference. 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA'09). 4th edn, IEEE Press pp. 249-259. 10.1109/ISDA.2009.45 Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Shen, Q. 2009. Exploring the Boundary Region of Tolerance Rough Sets for Feature Selection. Pattern Recognition 42 (5) pp. 655-667. 10.1016/j.patcog.2008.08.029 Cadair Other

2008

Shen, Q., MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R. 2008. Rough and Fuzzy-rough methods for mammographic data analysis. Proceedings of the 8th Annual UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence. Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R., Shen, Q. 2008. Finding Fuzzy-rough Reducts with Fuzzy Entropy. IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, 2008. 10.1109/FUZZY.2008.4630537 Cadair

2007

Shen, Q., MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R. 2007. Distance Measure Assisted Rough Set Feature Selection. 10.1109/FUZZY.2007.4295518 Cadair Other

2006

MacParthaláin, N.S., Shen, Q., Jensen, R. 2006. Comparing Fuzzy-Rough and Fuzzy Entropy-assisted Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection. Proceedings of the 6th Annual Workshop on Computational Intelligence (UKCI'06). Cadair

MacParthaláin, N.S., Jensen, R., Shen, Q. 2006. Fuzzy Entropy-Assisted Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection. 2006 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. 10.1109/FUZZY.2006.1681746 Cadair Other