Marco Vannucci

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PhD – Data Scientist

 

 

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Marco Vannucci obtained a Master Degree in computer science at the University of Pisa in 2001 and a PhD at Scuola Superiore San’Anna in industrial engineering in 2006. He is currently a research assistant at SSSA since 2006.
He has experience in the field of application of Artificial Intelligence techniques for industrial data processing, data mining and intelligent systems for industrial automation. His  expertise includes mathematical modelling of complex systems, artificial neural networks and optimization methods.
A significant part of his research regards the steel and manufacturing  sectors: he participated to more than 20 projects funded by the EU and is involved in several thirs parties collaborations with Italian and European companies. He is co-author of more than 90 papers published in international journals and conferences as well as book chapters. He is reviewer for several journals in the field of artificial intelligence and industrial automation and has experience as proposal evaluator in RFCS TGS9 Factory-wide and environmental control.


List of Publications

Journals

2016

Cateni, Silvia; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A fuzzy system for combining filter features selection methods Journal Article

in press on International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, 2016.

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Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Colla, Valentina; Fornai, Barbara; Vannucci, Marco; Larsson, M; Stripple., H

Process integration analysis and economic-environmental evaluation for an innovative environmentally friendly recovery and pre-treatment of steel scrap. Journal Article

Applied Energy, 161 , pp. 656-672, 2016.

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Dimatteo, Antonella; Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

A Finite Element Method for the Prediction of Thermal, Metallurgical and Mechanical Behaviour of Rebars in the TempCore® Process. Journal Article

Steel Research International, 86 (3) , pp. 276-287, 2016.

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2015

Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Fuzzy adaptation of crossover and mutation rates in genetic algorithms based on population performance Journal Article

Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 28 , pp. 1805-1818, 2015.

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2014

Cateni, S; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A method for resampling imbalanced datasets in binary classification tasks for real-world problems with manuscript number Journal Article

NEUROCOMPUTING, 135 , pp. 32–41, 2014, ISSN: 0925-2312.

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Dimatteo, Antonella; Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Prediction of Mean Flow Stress during hot strip rolling using Genetic Algorithms Journal Article

ISIJ INTERNATIONAL, 54 , pp. 171–178, 2014, ISSN: 0915-1559.

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Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Nastasi, Gianluca; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Branca, T A

Comparison of multi-objective optimization techniques applied to off-gas management within an integrated steelwork Journal Article

APPLIED ENERGY, 136 , pp. 1085–1097, 2014, ISSN: 0306-2619.

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Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Colla, Valentina; Matarese, N; Nastasi, Gianluca; Branca, T A; A.Amato, ; Fornai, Barbara; Vannucci, Marco; Bergamasco, M

Process integration in energy and carbon intensive industries: an example of exploitation of optimization techniques and decision support Journal Article

APPLIED THERMAL ENGINEERING, 70 , pp. 1148–1155, 2014, ISSN: 1873-5606.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Reyneri, L M

Artificial Neural Networks Applied for Estimating a Probability Density Function Journal Article

INTELLIGENT DATA ANALYSIS, 19 , pp. 29–41, 2014, ISSN: 1088-467X.

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2013

Matarese, N; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Reyneri, L M

A procedure for the detection of anomalous input-output patterns Journal Article

INTELLIGENT DATA ANALYSIS, 17 , pp. 737–751, 2013, ISSN: 1088-467X.

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Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Fornai, Barbara; Amato, A; Matarese, N; Vannucci, Marco; Chiappelli, L; Colla, Valentina

Reducing the energy consumption and CO2 emissions of energy intensive industries through decision support systems - An example of application to the steel industry Journal Article

APPLIED ENERGY, 112 , pp. 818–833, 2013, ISSN: 0306-2619.

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2012

Dimatteo, Antonella; Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Prediction of Hot-Deformation Resistance during Processing of Microalloyed Steels in Plate Rolling Process Journal Article

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY, pp. –, 2012, ISSN: 0268-3768.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Dimatteo, Antonella

A neural networks-based model relating properties of the as cast-semi and rolling parameters with rolled product properties for plate rolled pipeline steels Journal Article

REVUE DE MÉTALLURGIE, 109/3 , pp. 157–165, 2012, ISSN: 0035-1563.

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Vannucci, Marco; Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Fornai, Barbara; Colla, Valentina; Vannocci, Marco

Efficient approximation of time consuming models for their use in optimization frameworks Journal Article

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SIMULATION: SYSTEMS, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 13 , pp. –, 2012, ISSN: 1473-8031.

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2011

Cateni, S; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A Genetic Algorithm-based approach for selecting input variables and setting relevant network parameters of a SOM-based classifier Journal Article

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SIMULATION: SYSTEMS, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 12/2 , pp. –, 2011, ISSN: 1473-8031.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Novel classification methods for sensitive problems and uneven datasets based on neural networks and fuzzy logic Journal Article

APPLIED SOFT COMPUTING, 11 (2011) , pp. 2383–2390, 2011, ISSN: 1568-4946.

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2010

Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Dimatteo, Antonella

Diagnosis of the instability of the cooling behaviour of flat steel products through parametric characterisation, neural networks and statistics Journal Article

ISA TRANSACTIONS, 49/2 , pp. 235–243, 2010, ISSN: 0019-0578.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Valentini, Renzo

Neural network based prediction of roughing and finishing times in a hot strip mill Journal Article

REVISTA DE METALURGIA, 46/1 , pp. 15–21, 2010, ISSN: 0034-8570.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Corbo, G; Fera, S

A Simplified Approach to the Simulation of Direct Reduction of Iron Ore Journal Article

REVUE DE MÉTALLURGIE, 107/5 , pp. 195–204, 2010, ISSN: 0035-1563.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Nastasi, Gianluca; Matarese, N

Detection of rare events within industrial datasets by means of data resampling and specific algorithms Journal Article

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SIMULATION: SYSTEMS, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 11/ No. 3 , pp. 1–11, 2010, ISSN: 1473-8031.

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2009

Branca, Teresa Annunziata; Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

A KPI for local community Impact of the ULCOS technologies Journal Article

REVUE DE MÉTALLURGIE, 2009/9 , pp. 373–381, 2009, ISSN: 0035-1563.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Nastasi, Gianluca; Cateni, Silvia

Applicazione di tecniche di intelligenza artificiale nella gestione e nella ottimizzazione dei processi siderurgici Journal Article

AUTOMAZIONE E STRUMENTAZIONE, LVII/Nov. 2009 , pp. 84–90, 2009, ISSN: 0005-1284.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Haines, Neil

Air dispersion modelling for the assessment of ULCOS technologies Journal Article

REVUE DE MÉTALLURGIE, 2009/9 , pp. 357–362, 2009, ISSN: 0035-1563.

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2008

Colla, Valentina; Giori, Luigi; Vannucci, Marco; Bioli, Gianluca

Un sistema di inferenza fuzzy applicato al controllo di qualità nell’industria della carta Journal Article

AUTOMAZIONE E STRUMENTAZIONE, LVI/2 , pp. 88–94, 2008, ISSN: 0005-1284.

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2006

Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Nastasi, Gianluca

A neural-network based system for the prediction of Jominy profiles of Boron steels Journal Article

STEEL GRIPS, 4/3 , pp. 193–197, 2006, ISSN: 1611-4442.

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2004

Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Allotta, Benedetto; Malvezzi, M

Use of artificial neural networks for train speed estimation Journal Article

ATTI DELLA FONDAZIONE GIORGIO RONCHI, 59/1-2 , pp. 117–122, 2004, ISSN: 0391-2051.

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Valentini, Renzo; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

Neural predictor of the end point in a converter Journal Article

REVISTA DE METALURGIA, 40/6 , pp. 416–419, 2004, ISSN: 0034-8570.

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Conferences

2016

Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Dettori, Stefano

Fuzzy Adaptive Genetic Algorithm for Improving the Solution of Industrial Optimization Problems Conference

Proc. of the 8th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing, Modelling, Management and Control MIM 2016, Troyes (France), 2016.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Smart under-sampling for the detection of rare patterns in unbalanced datasets Conference

8h International KES Conference on Intelligent Decision Technologies KES-IDT-16 , Tenerife (Spain), 2016.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Advanced Neural Networks Systems for Unbalanced Industrial Datasets Conference

Vietri Sul Mare (Italy), 2016.

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2014

Cateni, S; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A Hybrid Feature Selection Method for Classification Purposes Inproceedings

Proc. of the UKSim AMSS 8th European Modelling Symposium on Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulation, pp. 39–44, Conference Publishing Services (CPS) IEEE Computer, Pisa (Italy), 2014.

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Cateni, S; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Vannocci, Marco

A Procedure for Building Reduced reliable Training Datasets from Real-World Data Inproceedings

Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, AIA 2014, pp. 393–399, IASTED, Innsbruck (Austria), 2014.

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2013

Cateni, S; Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Industrial Multiple Criteria Decision Making problems handled by means of fuzzy inference-based decision support systems Inproceedings

-, pp. 12–17, IEEE Computer Society, Bangkok, 2013.

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Fornai, Barbara; Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Amato, A; Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Bjork, A; Westling, K

A Software Tool for Comparing the Economic Value of Different Scrap Mixes in Steel Production Inproceedings

-, pp. 315–320, IEEE Computer Society, Bangkok, 2013.

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S.Cateni, ; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Vannocci, Marco

Prediction of Steel Hardenability and Related Reliability Through Neural Networks Inproceedings

-, pp. 169–174, IASTED, Innsbruck, 2013.

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Colla, Valentina; Nastasi, Gianluca; Cateni, S; Vannucci, Marco; Vannocci, Marco

Genetic Algorithms Applied to Discrete Distribution Fitting Inproceedings

Proc. of the UKSim AMSS 7th European Modelling Symposium on Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulation, pp. –, IEEE Computer Society, Manchester (UK), 2013.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Dimatteo, Antonella

Improving the estimation of mean flow stress within hot rolling of steel by means of different artificial intelligence techniques Inproceedings

-, pp. 945–950, IFAC Secretariat, Saint Petersburg (Russian Federation), 2013.

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2012

Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Vannocci, Marco; Reyneri, Leonardo M

Dynamic Resampling Method for Classification of Sensitive Problems and Uneven DatasetsAdvances in Computational Intelligence Inproceedings

Advances in Computational Intelligence, pp. 78–87, Springer Verlag, Catania, 2012.

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Porzio, G F; Colla, Valentina; Fornai, Barbara; Amato, A; Cateni, S; Vannucci, Marco

A model for simulation of an integrated steelmaking plant focused on energy consumptions and CO2 emissions Inproceedings

-, pp. –, Swerea MEFOS AB, Lulea, 2012.

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Colla, Valentina; Fornai, Barbara; Porzio, Giacomo Filippo; Amato, A; Matarese, N; Vannucci, Marco; Chiappelli, L

Development of a decision support tool for optimized management of an integrated steelmaking plant focused on Energy consumption and CO2 emissions reduction Inproceedings

-, pp. –, CICCST China International Conference Center for S, Suzhou (RPC), 2012.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Porzio, Giacomo Filippo

Optimisation of complex time consuming models of steel plants by means of AI techniques Inproceedings

-, pp. –, International Federation of Automatic Control (IFA, Gifu (Japan), 2012.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Vannocci, Marco; Nastasi, Gianluca

An ensemble classification method based on input clustering and classifiers expected reliability Inproceedings

-, pp. 3–8, IEEE Computer Society, Malta, 2012.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Vannocci, Marco; Reyneri, L M

Dynamic resampling method for classification of sensitive problems and uneven datasets Inproceedings

Advances in Computational Intelligence Part II, pp. 78–87, Springer, Catania, 2012.

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2011

Borselli, A; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

Surface defects classification in steel products: a comparison between different Artificial Intelligence-based approaches Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 11th IASTED Internaional Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, pp. 129–134, IASTED, Innsbruck, 2011.

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Cateni, S; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

Novel resampling method for the classification of imbalanced datasets for industrial and other real-world problems Inproceedings

-, pp. –, Research Publishing Services, Cordoba, 2011.

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Reyneri, L M; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

Estimate of a Probability Density Function Through Neural Networks Inproceedings

Advances in Computational Intelligence, pp. 57–64, Springer, Torremolinos, 2011.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Matarese, N; Stephens, G; Pianezzola, M; Alonso, I; Lamp, T; Palacios, J; Schiewe, S

Detection of transients in steel casting through standard and AI-based techniques Inproceedings

Advances in Computational Intelligence, pp. 256–264, Springer, Torremolinos, 2011.

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2010

Borselli, A; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Veroli, M

A Fuzzy Inference System Applied to Defect Detection in Flat Steel Production Inproceedings

pp. 148–153, IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Servic, Barcellona, 2010.

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Cateni, S; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A Genetic Algorithms-based approach for selecting the most relevant input variables in classification tasks Inproceedings

2010 Fourth UKSim European Symposium on Computer Modelling and Simulation, pp. 63–67, IEEE Computer Society, Pisa, 2010.

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Cateni, Silvia; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

Variable selection through Genetic algorithms for classification purposes Inproceedings

Proc. of the International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications AIA 2010, pp. –, IASTED, Innsbruck, 2010.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Avigni, A

A multimedia interactive 3D virtual environment for emergency simulation, teaching and practice of safety procedures Inproceedings

Proceedings of the the 7th EUROSIM Congress on Modelling and Simulation EUROSIM 2010, pp. –, Czech Technical University Publishing Company, Praga, 2010.

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2009

Cateni, Silvia; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

General purpose Input Variables Extraction: A Genetic Algorithm based Procedure GIVE A GAP Inproceedings

Proc. of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications ISDA’09, pp. 1278–1283, IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Serv, Pisa, Italia, 2009.

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Cateni, Silvia; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A Fuzzy System for Combining Different Outliers Detection Methods Inproceedings

-, pp. –, IASTED, Innsbruck, Austria, 2009.

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Reyneri, Leonardo M; Colla, Valentina; Sgarbi, Mirko; Vannucci, Marco

Self-Estimation of Data and Approximation Reliability Through Neural Networks Inproceedings

Bio-Inspired Systems: Computational and Ambient Intelligence, pp. 89–96, Springer, Salamanca, Spagna, 2009.

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Toscanelli, Orlando; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

Equation-Based Modelling: True Large Strain, Large Displacement and Anand's Plasticity Model with The ComSol Deformed Mesh Module Inproceedings

Proc. of the European COMSOL Conference 2009, pp. –, COMSOL Inc., Milano, Italia, 2009.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Avigni, Alessandro; Avigni, Andrea

VESPRO: a virtual environment for practicing safety procedures Inproceedings

1st International Conference on Information Society and Information Technologies Proceedings, pp. 136–141, Faculty of information studies electronic publis, Novo Mesto, Slovenia, 2009.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Bendinelli, Leonardo; Colombini, Marco; Massei, Rachele; Ciulli, Silvia

Three little pigs discovering materials. A software for the sensitization of primary school students to environmental themes Inproceedings

-, pp. 267–272, Institute for Systems and Technologies of Informat, Lisbona, Portogallo, 2009.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Nastasi, Gianluca; Matarese, Nicola

Data resampling techniques and specific algorithms applied to a critical industrial classification problem Inproceedings

Proc. of the European Symposium on Computer Modeling and Simulation 2009 EMS'09, pp. 257–262, IEEE Computer Society, Atene, 2009.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Sgarbi, Mirko; Toscanelli, Orlando

Thresholded neural networks for sensitive industrial classification tasks Inproceedings

Bio-Inspired Systems: Computational and Ambient Intelligence, pp. 1320–1327, Springer, Salamanca, Spagna, 2009.

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2008

Colla, Valentina; Bioli, Gianluca; Vannucci, Marco

Model parameters optimisation for an industrial application: a comparison between traditional approaches and genetic algorithms Inproceedings

Proceedings if the European Symposium on Computer Modelling and Simulation, pp. 34–39, IEEE Computer Society, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 2008.

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Colla, Valentina; Branca, T A; Vannucci, Marco; Fornai, Barbara; Amato, A

Quantitative sustainability assessment through Key Performance Indicators in ULCOS project Inproceedings

International Seminar on Society, pp. –, ArcelorMittal, Nantes, 2008.

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Colla, Valentina; Sgarbi, Mirko; Vannucci, Marco; Valentini, Renzo

Predizione dei profili di durezza jominy di acciai microlegati al boro tramite reti neurali Inproceedings

Trentaduesimo Convegno nazionale AIM, pp. –, Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia, Ferrara, Italia, 2008.

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2007

Cateni, Silvia; Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco

A Fuzzy Logic--based method for outliers detection Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 7th IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, pp. –, IASTED, Innsbruck, Austria, 2007.

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2006

Colla, Valentina; Bioli, G; Vannucci, Marco; Valentini, Renzo

A Mathematical Model for the Prediction of the Mechanical Properties of Al-Killed and Interstitial-Free Steels Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 5th IMACS Symposium on Mathematical Modelling MATHMOD 2006, pp. –, ARGESIM-Verlag, Vienna, Austria, 2006.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Fera, S; Valentini, Renzo

Ca-treatment of Al-Killed steels: inclusion modification and application of Artificial Neural Networks for the prediction of clogging Inproceedings

-, pp. 387–394, Verlag Stahleisen GmbH, Aachen, Germania, 2006.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

A Novel Classification Method, the Model--Based Algorithm, Applied to the Prediction of the Casting Behaviour in the Steelmaking Practice Inproceedings

-, pp. 173–178, IASTED, Innsbruck, Austria, 2006.

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2004

Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Comparison of different classification methods on castabilty data coming from steelmaking practice Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 12th European Symposyum on Artificial Neural Networks ESANN 2004, pp. 263–268, d-side, Brugges, Belgio, 2004.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina

Meaningful discretization of continuous features for association rules mining by means of a SOM Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 12th European Symposyum on Artificial Neural Networks ESANN 2004, pp. 489–494, d-side, Brugges, Belgio, 2004.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Valentini, Renzo

The BS-method: an algorithm for solving optimization problems Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, pp. 224–229, IASTED, Innsbruck, Austria, 2004.

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2003

Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Allotta, Benedetto; Malvezzi, Monica

Estimation of train speed via neuro-fuzzy techniques Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Workshop on Artificial Neural Networks IWANN’03, pp. 520–527, Springer, Menorca, Spagna, 2003.

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Colla, Valentina; Vannucci, Marco; Allotta, Benedetto; Malvezzi, M

Comparison of traditional and neural system for train speed estimation Inproceedings

-, pp. 401–406, d-side, Brugges, Belgio, 2003.

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Vannucci, Marco; Colla, Valentina; Bioli, G; Valentini, Renzo

Two Industrial Problems Solved Through a Novel Optimization Algorithm Inproceedings

Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems, pp. 622–628, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Oxford, United Kingdom, 2003.

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