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Centered around major topic areas of both theoretical and practical importance, the World Congress on Neural Networks provides its registrants -- from a diverse background encompassing industry, academia, and government -- with the latest research and applications in the neural network field.

**Volume I Contents: CIRCUITS & SYSTEMS NEUROSCIENCE.***Oral Presentations:* **L.M. Optican,** Computational Field Theory of the Superior Colliculus. **S. Grossberg,** Self-Organizing Neural Networks for Multimodal Control of Saccadic Eye Movements. **S. Cameron, S. Grossberg, F.H. Guenther,** A Self-Organizing Heading and Depth Detection Network. **G.L. Yuen, C. Keaton,** Dynamic Current-voltage Characteristics in Nueronal Dendrites. **K. Kilborn, R. Granger,** Influence of LTP Priming and Decrement Rules on Temporal Association. **J.G. Taylor, L. Michalis,** Invariances, Expectations and the Consolidation of Memory: The Functional Role of the Hippocampus in Reinforcement Learning. **MATHEMATICAL FOUNDATIONS.***Oral Presentations:* **A. Cheng, D.S. Yeung,** Analyzing Sensitivity of Neocognitron to Weight Errors. **T. Serrano-Gotarredona, B. Linares-Barranco, J.L. Huertas,** A VLSI-friendly "Fast Learning" ART1 Algorithm. **K. Tumer, J. Ghosh,** Order Statisitics Combiners for Neural Classifiers. **L. Xu,** A Unified Learning Framework: Multisets Modeling Learning. **M. Benaim,** Global Asymptotic Properties of Learning Process. **V. Kurkova, P.C. Kainen, V. Kreinovich,** Dimension-independent Rates of Approximation by Neural Networks and Variation with Respect to Half Spaces. **A. Sakurai,** Polynomial Bounds on the VC-Dimension of Sigmoidal, Radial Basis Function, and Sigma-pi Networks. **A. Blumberg,** Intractability Results for Feed-Forward Neural Networks. **S. Puechmorel, M. IbnKahla,** Operator Valued Neural Networks. **B. Kappen,** Radil Basis Boltzmann Machines and Learning with Missing Values. **K. Mathia, R. Saeks,** Solving Nonlinear Equations Using Recurrent Neural Networks. **F.C. Hoppensteadt, E. Izhikevich,** Canonical Models for Bifurcations from Equilibrium in Weakly Connected Neural Networks. **T.T. Lee, J.T. Jeng, C.L. Shih,** Discretization of Continuous-Time Controllers Via Neural Networks. **MATHEMATICAL FOUNDATIONS.***Poster Presentations:* **X. Liang, X. Wang, J. Bode,** Study on Classes of Error Hypersurfaces in Feedforward Neural Networks. **E.W. Lee, S.I. Chae,** Quasi-Isometry and Its Application to Neural Networks: Estimation of the Minimal Feature Space Dimension. **D.T. Lin, J.E. Dayhoff,** Network Unfolding Algorithm and Complexity Analysis. **A. Roy,** A Neural Network Learning Theory. **APPLICATIONS.***Oral Presentations:* **S. Mohaghegh, S. Ameri, R. Arefi,** Using Artificial Neural Networks to Increase Petroleum Production Efficiency. **K. Kadowaki, Y. Ishida,** Model Predictive Controller for Delayed Linear Systems Using Neural Netorks. **B. Kim, G.S. May,** Estimation of Weibull Distribution Parameters Using Modified Back-Propagation Neural Networks. **V.M. Krasnopolsky, L.C. Breaker,** Neural Networks as a Tool for Empirical Solution of Inverse Problems in Remote Sensing. **D. Gibson, R. Poddar, G.S. May, M. Brooke,** Using Neural Networks to Estimate Probability Density Distributions. **H.C. Card, S.G. Kamarsu,** Limited Precision Unsupervised Learning Algorithms for Speech Coding. **B. Turner, D.C. Wunsch II,** Identification of Choke Points in a Complex Logistics Optimization System. **F. Pineda, K. Ryals, D. Steigerwald, P. Furth,** Acoustic Transient Processing Using the Hopkins Electronic Ear. **C.Y. Shen, Y.H. Pao,** "Let the Data Speak for Themselves": A Neural-Net Computing Approach to Information Management. **S.G. Kong, J.C. Kim, Y.H. Yoon,** Adaptive Power System Stabilizer with Neural Network Parameter Tuning. **Y.R. Asfour, G.A. Carpenter, S. Grossberg,** Landsat Satellite Image Segmentation Using the Fuzzy ARTMAP Neural Network. **J. Wolfer, J. Roberge, T. Grace,** Learning Vector Quantization vs Mutlilayered Perceptrons for Classifying Ladsat Thematic Mapper Imagery. **E.S. Olson, V. Cherkassy, D. Adkins,** Learning Color Mapping from Samples. **APPLICATIONS.***Poster Presentations:* **A.N. Gorban, D.A. Rossiyev, E.V. Butakova, S.E. Gilev, S.E. Golovenkin, S.A. Dogadin, D.A. Kochenov, E.V. Maslennikova, G.V. Matyushin, Y.E. Mirkes, B.V. Nazarov,** Medical and Physiological Applications of MultiNeuron Neural Simulator. **S.G. Vakhrushev, D.A. Rossiev, G.I. Burenkov, L.A. Tropova,** Neural-Network Forecasting of Optimal Parameters of Laserotherapy in Patients After Tonsillectomy. **A.N. Gorban, C. Waxman,** Neural Networks for Political Forecast. **D.A. Rossiev, S.E. Golovenkin, V.A. Shulman, G.V. Matjushin,** Forecasting of Myocardial Infraction Complications with the Help of Neural Networks. **M. Schumann, R. Retzko,** Solving Vehicle Routing Problems with Self Organizing Maps. **M.G. Dorrer, A.N. Gorban, A.G. Kopytov, V.I. Zenkin,** Psychological Intuition of Neural Networks. **M.A. Rubin,** Issues in Automatic Target Recognition from Radar Range Profiles Using Fuzzy ARTMAP. **S. Garavaglia,** A Case Study in the Design of Self-Organizing Maps Using Sammon's Map. **S.P. Toulson,** Forecasting Level and Volatility of Exchange Rates: A Comparative Study. **R. Erenshteyn, R. Foulds, L. Messing, G. Stern, S. Galuska,** Handshape Recognition - A Step Toward Computer Translation of American Sign Language into English. **BIOLOGICAL VISION.***Oral Presentations:* **S. Usui, S. Nakauchi, K. Takebe,** Computation and Neural Network Models of Color Vision. **R. Eckmiller,** Towards Retina Implants for Improvement of Vision in Humans with Retinitis Pigmentosa - Challenges and First Results. **C. Bandera, I.M. Conde, J. Jerez, M. Gonzalez, F.J. Vico, F. Ortega,** A Multiacuity Connectionist Model for Attentional Control and Tracking. **F.J. Vico, M. Jerez, I.M. Conde, M. Gonzalez,** Modeling Synaptic Plasticity for Features Detection. **V. Dragoi,** Neural Dynamics of Form Perception: Geometrical Illusions and Aftereffects. **K. Takebe, S. Nakauchi, S. Usui,** A Computational Model for Color Constancy in Shadows. **NEURO-DYNAMICS AND CHAOS.***Oral Presentations:* **A. Hodge, R. Newcomb,** VLSI Chaos Generation - Hysteresis and the Neural Type Cell. **P.J. Palmadesso, J.E. Dayhoff,** Attractor Locking in a Chaotic Network: Stimulus Patterns Evoke Limit Cycles. **S. Campbell, D.L. Wang,** Relaxation Oscillators with Time Delay Coupling. **K. Aihara,** Spatio-temporal Dynamics & Possible Computation in Chaotic Neural Networks. **Y. Fang, T.G. Kincaid, M. Cohen,** Three Classes of Winner-Take-All Neural Networks. **D. DeMaris,** Computing Shape Similarity with Chaotic Reaction Diffusion Spectra. **L.R. Lancaster, L. Kay, W.J. Freeman,** A New Attractor Analysis Technique Applied to Rat Olfactory System EEG. **H. Lu, Z. He,** Chaos with Cellular Neural Networks. **N. Kanou, Y. Horio,** Design of Current-Mode Transiently Chaotic Neural Networks for Traveling Salesman Problem. **H.S. Del Nero, J.R. Piqueira, A. Maranca, L. Maciel,** Psychiatric Aspects of a Syndrome-Type-Reduction Strategy Based upon Neurodynamics. **Y. Tomikawa, K. Nakayama,** A Recurrent Neural Network with Constraint Neurons Satisfying Inequality Conditions. **I. Opris, A. Barborica, N. Rimbu,** Activity Induced Self-organization Process of Nonlinear Oscillator Neural Network. **NEURO-DYNAMICS AND CHAOS.***Poster Presentations:* **M. Quoy, B. Doyon, M. Samuelides,** Dimension Reduction by Learning in a Discrete Time Chaotic Neural Network. **A. Garliauskas, M.M. Gupta,** A Generalized Model of Synapse-Dendrite-Cell Body as a Complex Neuron. **L. Jin, M.M. Gupta, P.N. Nikiforuk,** Equilibrium Number of Analog Dynamic Neural Networks. **V. Chinarov,** Nonequilibrium Noisy Dynamics of Neural Networks. **I. Opris,** The Dynamics of Associative Memory with a Self-Consistent Noise. **G. Deco, B. Schurmann,** Unsupervised Neural Modeling of Chaotic Time Series. **C.**