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Cognitive Computation

Cognitive Computation

Editor-in-Chief: Amir Hussain
Honorary Editor-in-Chief: Igor Aleksander

ISSN: 1866-9956 (print version)
ISSN: 1866-9964 (electronic version)

Journal no. 12559

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You are invited to submit your articles to the following Special Issues:

Affect Recognition in Multi-modal Language 

Guest Editors:
Soujanya Poria, NTU, Singapore,
Ong Yew Soon, NTU, Singapore,
Bing Liu, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), USA, liub@cs.uic.edu
Lidong Bing, R & D Center Singapore, Machine Intelligence Technology, Alibaba DAMO Academy,

Advances in Cognitive Computational Science and Engineering 

Coordinating Guest Editor:
Prof. İskender Akkurt, Süleyman Demirel Üniversity, Turkey
Guest Editors:
Amir Hussain, University of Stirling, Scotland, UK
Simone Scardapane, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy

Cognitive Multimodal Data Mining and Understanding 

Lead Guest Editor:
Jinchang Ren, University of Strathclyde, UK
Guest Editors:
Amir Hussain, University of Stirling, UK
Junwei Han, NWPU, China
Xiuping Jia, ADFA, Univ. New South Wales, Australia

Recent Advances in Cognitive Learning and Data Analysis 

Coordinating Guest Editor:
Jinchang Ren, University of Strathclyde, UK
Co-Guest Editors:
Amir Hussain, University of Stirling, UK
Jiangbin Zheng, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Cheng-Lin Liu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Bin Luo, Anhui University, China

Non-Iterative Learning Approaches and Their Applications 

Coordinating Guest Editor:
Dr. P.N. Suganthan, Singapore,
Co-Guest Editor:
Dr. Filippo Bianchi, UiT, The Arctic University of Norway

Advances in Bio-inspired and Intelligent Computational Methods 

Coordinating Guest Editor:
Dr. Yang Song, Shanghai University, China
Co-Guest Editor:
Erfu Yang, Strathclyde University, UK
Tengfei Zhang, Shanghai University, China
Ling Wang, Shanghai University, China
Peng Zhou, Shanghai University, China
Kai-Zhu Huang, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China, UK
Amir Hussain, Edinburgh Napier University, UK

Advances in Auditory-inspired Hearing and Assistive Technology 

Coordinating Guest Editor:
Jon Barker, University of Sheffield, UK
Co-Guest Editor:
John Culling, University of Cardiff, UK
John Hansen, University of Texas, Dallas, USA
Amir Hussain, Edinburgh Napier University, UK
Peter Nordqvist, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
Masahiro Sunohara, Rion Co. Ltd., Japan

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    Cognitive Computation is an international, peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal that publishes cutting-edge articles describing original basic and applied work involving biologically-inspired computational accounts of all aspects of natural and artificial cognitive systems. It provides a new platform for the dissemination of research, current practices and future trends in the emerging discipline of cognitive computation that bridges the gap between life sciences, social sciences, engineering, physical and mathematical sciences, and humanities.

    Its main purpose is to establish a forum for bringing different scientific communities together to discuss key issues and challenges in the emerging area of cognitive computation and to promote an interdisciplinary understanding of the diverse topics, including those related to perception, action, attention, learning and memory, decision making, language processing, communication, reasoning, problem solving, and consciousness aspects of cognition.

    Cognitive Computation considers original contributions using theoretical, computational, experimental and integrative studies in cognitive systems, including (but not limited to): artificial intelligence, neural networks, cognitive neuromorphic engineering and other hardware implementations, cognitive robotics, autonomous cognitive systems, neuroscience nanotechnology, self-organizing, swarm and immune systems, complex systems and control theory, and computational cognitive neuroscience, as well as submissions focusing on the development of latest research into practical applications.

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