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

Multi-functional nearest-neighbour classificationQu, Y., Shang, C., MacParthaláin, N., Wu, W. & Shen, Q. 2017 In : Soft Computing.14 p.
Handwritten Chinese character recognition using fuzzy image alignmentLi, F., Shen, Q., MacParthalain, N. & Li, Y. 2016 In : Soft Computing.20, 8, p. 2939–2949
Fixing the root node: Efficient tracking and detection of 3D human pose through local solutionsDaubney, B., Xie, X., Deng, J., MacParthalain, N. & Zwiggelaar, R. 2016 In : Image and Vision Computing.52, p. 73-8714 p.
Rough-fuzzy rule interpolationChen, C., MacParthalain, N., Li, Y., Price, C., Quek, C. & Shen, Q. 2016 In : Information Sciences.351, p. 1-17
Fuzzy Rough Sets for Self-Labelling: an Exploratory AnalysisVluymans, S., MacParthaláin, N., Cornelis, C. & Saeys, Y. 2016 Fuzzy Rough Sets for Self-Labelling: an Exploratory Analysis.
A novel behavioral model of the pasture-based dairy cow from GPS data using data mining and machine learning techniquesWilliams, M., MacParthalain, N., Brewer, P., James, P. & Rose, M. 2016 In : Journal of Dairy Science.99, 3, p. 2063-2075
Dataset condensation using OWA fuzzy-rough set-based nearest neighbor classifierAmiri, M., Jensen, R., Eftekhari, M. & MacParthaláin, N. 2016 2016 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FUZZY SYSTEMS (FUZZ-IEEE).IEEE Press, p. 1934-19418 p. (IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings)
Semi-Supervised Fuzzy-Rough Feature SelectionJensen, R., Vluymans, S., MacParthalain, N., Cornelis, C. & Saeys, Y. 2015 Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining, and Granular Computing: 15th International Conference, RSFDGrC. Yao, Y., Hu, Q., Yu, H. & Grzymala-Busse, J. W. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 185-19511 p. (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence; vol. 9437)
Towards scalable fuzzy-rough feature selectionJensen, R. & MacParthalain, N. 2015 In : Information Sciences.323, p. 1-1515 p., 11619
Kernel-based fuzzy-rough nearest-neighbour classification for mammographic risk analysisQu, Y., Shang, C., Shen, Q., MacParthalain, N. & Wu, W. 2015 In : International Journal of Fuzzy Systems.17, 3, p. 471-483
Discovering Fuzzy-Rough Reducts through Estimation of Distribution AlgorithmsJensen, R. & MacParthalain, N. 2015 2015 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). Yazici, A., Pal, N. R., Kaymak, U., Martin, T., Ishibuchi, H., Lin, C. T., Sousa, J. M. C. & Tutmez, B. (eds.). IEEE Press, p. 1-88 p. (IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings)
Fuzzy-Rough Feature Selection using Flock of Starlings OptimisationMacParthalain, N. & Jensen, R. 2015 2015 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE). Yazici, A., Pal, N. R., Kaymak, U., Martin, T., Ishibuchi, H., Lin, C. T., Sousa, J. M. C. & Tutmez, B. (eds.). IEEE Press, 8 p. (IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings)
Facial expression recognition in dynamic sequences: An integrated approachFang, H., MacParthalain, N., Aubrey, A. J., Tam, G. K., Borgo, R., Rosin, P. L., Grant, P. W., Marshall, D. & Chen, M. 2014 In : Pattern Recognition.47, 3, p. 1271-1281
Nearest neighbour-based fuzzy-rough feature selectionJensen, R. & MacParthaláin, N. S. 2014 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). Cornelis, C., Kryszkiewicz, M., Slezak, D., Menasalvas Ruiz, E., Bello, R. & Shang, L. (eds.). Springer Nature, Vol. 8536 LNAI, p. 35-4612 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8536 LNAI)
Heuristic search for fuzzy-rough bireducts and its use in classifier ensemblesDiao, R., MacParthalain, N., Jensen, R. & Shen, Q. 2014 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems.IEEE Press, p. 1504-15118 p. 6891819
Feature Grouping-Based Fuzzy-Rough Feature SelectionJensen, R., MacParthalain, N. & Cornelis, C. 2014 2014 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FUZZY SYSTEMS (FUZZ-IEEE). NEW YORK: IEEE Press, p. 1488-14958 p. (IEEE International Fuzzy Systems Conference Proceedings)
A fuzzy image congealing-based handwritten Chinese character recognition and classification systemLi, F., Shen, Q., Li, Y. & MacParthalain, N. 2014 p. 1-8
Dynamic feature selection with fuzzy-rough setsDiao, R., MacParthaláin, N. S. & Shen, Q. 2013 Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Fuzzy Systems.IEEE Press, p. 1-77 p.
Simultaneous feature and instance selection using fuzzy-rough bireductsMacParthaláin, N. S. & Jensen, R. 2013 Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems.IEEE Press
Unsupervised fuzzy-rough set-based dimensionality reductionMacParthaláin, N. S. & Jensen, R. 2013 In : Information Sciences.229, p. 106-12116 p.
Fuzzy similarity-based nearest-neighbour classification as alternatives to their fuzzy-rough parallelsQu, Y., Shen, Q., MacParthaláin, N. S., Shang, C. & Wu, W. 2013 In : International Journal of Approximate Reasoning.54, 1, p. 184-19512 p.
Machine learning methods on exhaled volatile organic compounds for distinguishing COPD patients from healthy controlsPhillips, C. O., Syed, Y., MacParthaláin, N. S., Zwiggelaar, R., Claypole, T. C. & Lewis, K. E. 2012 In : Journal of Breath Research.6, 3, p. -10 p., 036003
Kernel-Based Fuzzy-Rough Nearest Neighbour ClassificationQu, Y., Shang, C., Shen, Q., MacParthaláin, N. S. & Wu, W. 2011 Proceedings of the 20th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems.IEEE Press, p. 1523-15297 p.
Fuzzy-Rough Set based Semi-Supervised LearningMacParthalain, N. & Jensen, R. 2011 2011 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ).p. 2465-24727 p.
On rough sets, their recent extensions, and applicationsMacParthaláin, N. S. & Shen, Q. 2010 In : Knowledge Engineering Review.25, 4, p. 365-39531 p.
Extreme Learning Machine for Mammographic Risk AnalysisWu, W., Shen, Q., Qu, Y. & MacParthaláin, N. S. 2010 Proceedings of the 2010 UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence.IEEE Press
Fuzzy-rough approaches for mammographic risk analysisMacParthaláin, N. S., Jensen, R., Shen, Q. & Zwiggelaar, R. 2010 In : Intelligent Data Analysis.14, 2, p. 225-24420 p.
A Distance Measure Approach to Exploring the Rough Set Boundary Region for Attribute ReductionMacParthaláin, N. S., Shen, Q. & Jensen, R. 2010 In : IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering.22, 3, p. 306-31712 p.
Measures for unsupervised fuzzy-rough feature selectionMacParthaláin, N. S. & Jensen, R. 2010 In : International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems.7, 4, p. 249-25911 p.
Measures for Unsupervised Fuzzy-Rough Feature SelectionMacParthaláin, N. S. & Jensen, R. 2009 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA'09) Event: Conference.4 ed.IEEE Press, Vol. 7, p. 249-25911 p.
Exploring the Boundary Region of Tolerance Rough Sets for Feature SelectionMacParthaláin, N. S. & Shen, Q. 2009 In : Pattern Recognition.42, 5, p. 655-66713 p.
Rough and Fuzzy-rough methods for mammographic data analysisShen, Q., MacParthaláin, N. S. & Jensen, R. 2008 Proceedings of the 8th Annual UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence.
Finding Fuzzy-rough Reducts with Fuzzy EntropyMacParthaláin, N. S., Jensen, R. & Shen, Q. 2008 p. 1282-12887 p.
Distance Measure Assisted Rough Set Feature SelectionShen, Q., MacParthaláin, N. S. & Jensen, R. 2007 p. 1084-10896 p.
Comparing Fuzzy-Rough and Fuzzy Entropy-assisted Fuzzy-Rough Feature SelectionMacParthaláin, N. S., Shen, Q. & Jensen, R. 2006
Fuzzy Entropy-Assisted Fuzzy-Rough Feature SelectionMacParthaláin, N. S., Jensen, R. & Shen, Q. 2006