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The Theoretical Framework of Cognitive Informatics
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • Int. J. Cogn. Informatics Nat. Intell.
  • 2007
TLDR
Cognitive Informatics (CI) is a transdisciplinary enquiry of the internal information processing mechanisms and processes of the brain and natural intelligence shared by almost all science and engineering disciplines. Expand
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The Real-Time Process Algebra (RTPA)
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • Ann. Softw. Eng.
  • 10 December 2002
TLDR
The real-time process algebra (RTPA) is a set of new mathematical notations for formally describing system architectures, and static and dynamic behaviors. Expand
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On Cognitive Informatics
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • 1 August 2003
Supplementary to matter and energy, information is the third essence for modeling the natural world. An emerging discipline known as cognitive informatics (CI) is developed recently that forms aExpand
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Measurement of the cognitive functional complexity of software
  • Y. Wang, J. Shao
  • Computer Science
  • The Second IEEE International Conference on…
  • 18 August 2003
TLDR
This paper models the cognitive weights of basic control structures of software, and develops a new concept of cognitive functional size for measuring software complexity. Expand
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On cognitive informatics
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings First IEEE International Conference…
  • 19 August 2002
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This paper describes historical development of informatics from the classical information theory, contemporary informatics, to cognitive informatics. Expand
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Software Engineering Foundations: A Software Science Perspective
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • 25 July 2007
TLDR
Software Engineering Foundations is the first book to cover the theoretical and empirical foundations of software engineering, covering philosophy, informatics, and engineering economics. Expand
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The OAR Model of Neural Informatics for Internal Knowledge Representation in the Brain
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • Int. J. Cogn. Informatics Nat. Intell.
  • 1 July 2007
TLDR
This article presents the Object-Attribute-Relation (OAR) model to formally represent the structures of internal information and knowledge acquired and learned in the brain. Expand
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On Concept Algebra and Knowledge Representation
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • 5th IEEE International Conference on Cognitive…
  • 17 July 2006
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A concept is a basic unit of cognition that carries certain meanings. Expand
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RTPA: A Denotational Mathematics for Manipulating Intelligent and Computational Behaviors
  • Y. Wang
  • Computer Science
  • Int. J. Cogn. Informatics Nat. Intell.
  • 1 April 2008
TLDR
Real-time process algebra (RTPA) is a denotational mathematical structure for denoting and manipulating system behavioral processes for both real-time and nonreal-time systems. Expand
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The Cognitive Process of Decision Making
  • Y. Wang, G. Ruhe
  • Computer Science
  • Int. J. Cogn. Informatics Nat. Intell.
  • 1 April 2007
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This article presents a fundamental cognitive decision making process and its mathematical model, which is described as a sequence of Cartesian-product based selections. Expand
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