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AISB miscellaneous Bulletin Item

Special issue of Information Fusion on 7th Int Conf Information Fusion - AVAILABLE ONLINE


A double special issue of the journal Information Fusion on the Seventh
International Conference on Information Fusion is now available online. A table
of contents with URL's is included below.

Best regards,
Per Svensson and Johan Schubert
Guest Editors

Information Fusion 7(4):341-452.

Information Fusion 8(1):1-112.

Table of contents

FUSION 2004: The seventh international conference on information Fusion (GUEST
Information Fusion 7(4):342-345.
Per Svensson and Johan Schubert

A description of competing fusion systems
Information Fusion 7(4):346-360.
Steven N. Thorsen and Mark E. Oxley

Modeling partially reliable information sources: A general approach based on
Dempster-Shafer theory
Information Fusion 7(4):361-379.
Rolf Haenni and Stephan Hartmann

Distributed detection in a large wireless sensor network
Information Fusion 7(4):380-394.
Ruixin Niu, Pramod K. Varshney and Qi Cheng

Fusion of disparate identity estimates for shared situation awareness in a
network-centric environment
Information Fusion 7(4):395-417.
Martin Oxenham, Subhash Challa and Mark Morelande

Decentralized Bayesian algorithms for active sensor networks
Information Fusion 7(4):418-433.
Alexei Makarenko and Hugh Durrant-Whyte

Multi-target out-of-sequence data association: Tracking using graphical models
Information Fusion 7(4):434-447.
Simon R. Maskell, Richard G. Everitt, Robert Wright and Mark Briers

Rao-Blackwellized particle filter for multiple target tracking
Information Fusion 8(1):2-15.
Simo Sarkka, Aki Vehtari and Jouko Lampinen

Kalman filter and joint tracking and classification based on belief functions
in the TBM framework
Information Fusion 8(1):16-27.
Philippe Smets and Branko Ristic

On exploiting `negative' sensor evidence for target tracking and sensor data
Information Fusion 8(1):28-39.
Wolfgang Koch

Integrity-directed sequential state estimation: Assessing high reliability
requirements via safe confidence intervals
Information Fusion 8(1):40-55.
Olivier Bilenne

Communication between agents with heterogeneous perceptual capabilities
Information Fusion 8(1):56-69.
Patrick Doherty, Witold Lukaszewicz and Andrzej Szalas

A progressive query language and interactive reasoner for information fusion
Information Fusion 8(1):70-83.
S.K. Chang, Erland Jungert and X. Li

An information fusion demonstrator for tactical intelligence processing in
network-based defense
Information Fusion 8(1):84-107.
Simon Ahlberg, Pontus Horling, Katarina Johansson, Karsten Jored, Hedvig
Kjellstrom, Christian Martenson, Goran Neider, Johan Schubert, Pontus Svenson,
Per Svensson and Johan Walter