Me and a landscape photo near Ennis, Montana

Academic Interests


Awards


  • 2002 Innovative Applications of AI - American Association for Artificial Intelligence,
    Presented by Tom Mitchell. [PDF]

Committee Service


  • GECCO 2010 Reviewer
  • FOGA 2008 Reviewer
  • IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation Reviewer
  • Evolutionary Computation Journal Reviewer (MIT Press)

Publications


  • Alden H. Wright, Tomáš Gedeon, J. Neal Richter, "On the Movement of Vertex Fixed Points in the Simple GA", (to appear) in Foundations of Genetic Algorithms 2011, Schwarzenberg, Austria. [PDF]
  • B. Wall, N. Richter, and R. Angryk, "Generating Concept Hierarchies from User Queries", T.Y. Lin, A. Wasilewska, F. Petry, Y. Xie (Eds.), Data Mining: Foundations and Practice, Series: Studies in Computational Intelligence, Springer-Verlag, 2008 [Book Link]
  • J. Neal Richter, Alden Wright, and John Paxton. "Ignoble Trails - where crossover is provably harmful", 10th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving From Nature, 2008. [PDF]
  • Stephen D. Durbin, Doug Warner, J. Neal Richter, and Zuzana Gedeon "Organic Knowledge Management for Web-based Customer Service", In Knowledge Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, M. E. Jennex, Ed., IGI Global, 2008, pp. 1971-1986. [PDF]
  • J. Neal Richter, and Anthony Arnone, "Refactoring the HtDig Search Engine" Developers Track - WWW 2007, Banff, Alberta. May 2007 [PDF]
  • Alden Wright and J. Neal Richter, "Strong Recombination, Weak Selection, and Mutation" GECCO 2006, Seattle, WA July 2006 [PDF]
  • Doug Warner, Stephen D. Durbin, J. Neal Richter, and Zuzana Gedeon "Adaptive Web Sites: User Studies and Simulation" In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on World Wide Web (Edinburgh, Scotland, May 23 - 26, 2006). WWW '06. ACM Press, New York, NY, pp. 975-976. [PDF]
  • Bob Wall, Neal Richter, and Rafal A. Angryk "Generation of Concept Hierarchies from User Queries in IR Systems" Workshop on the Foundations of Semantic Oriented Data and Web Mining, The Fifth IEEE International Conference on Data Mining. Houston, Texas, November 2005 [PDF]
  • J. Neal Richter, John Paxton. "Adaptive Evolutionary Algorithms on Unitation, Royal Road and Longpath Functions." IASTED Computation Intelligence Conference, July, 2005 Calgary, Alberta [PDF]
  • J. Neal Richter, John Paxton, Alden Wright. "EA Models of Population Fixed Points Versus Mutations Rates for Functions of Unitation", GECCO-2005 June 25-29, 2005 Washington, D.C. [PDF]
  • J. Neal Richter, Alden Wright, John Paxton. "Exploration of Population Fixed Points Versus Mutation Rates for Functions of Unitation", Workshop on Evolutionary Computation Theory, GECCO-2004 June 26-30, 2004 Seattle, Washington [PDF]
  • Stephen D. Durbin, Doug Warner, J. Neal Richter, and Zuzana Gedeon "Organic Knowledge Management for Web-based Customer Service", in Organizational Data Mining: Leveraging Enterprise Data Resources for Optimal Performance, H. R. Nemati and C. D. Barko, Eds., Idea Group Inc., 2004, pp. 92-108.[PDF]
  • Stephen D. Durbin, J. Neal Richter, and Doug Warner, "A system for affective rating of texts", in Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Operational Text Classification, 9th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Washington, DC. 2003. [PDF]
  • Stephen D. Durbin, Doug Warner, J. Neal Richter, and Zuzana Gedeon, "Information Self-Service with a Knowledge Base That Learns," AI Magazine, 23(4): Winter 2002, 41-50 [PDF]
  • J Neal Richter and David Peak, "Fuzzy Evolutionary Cellular Automata," Intelligent Engineering Systems Through Artificial Neural Networks,Proceedings of International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks In Engineering (ANNIE 2002) : Smart Engineering System Design: Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic, Evolutionary Programming, Artificial Life and Data Mining, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA, vol. 12, pp. 185-191, November 10-13, 2002. [PDF]
  • Neal Richter, Zuzana Gedeon, Stephen Durbin, Doug Warner, and Bikramjit Banerjee, "Fuzzy Adaptive Clustering and Classification for Browsable Document Directories," Intelligent Engineering Systems Through Artificial Neural Networks,Proceedings of International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks In Engineering (ANNIE 2002) : Smart Engineering System Design: Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic, Evolutionary Programming, Artificial Life and Data Mining, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA, vol. 12, pp. 185-191, November 10-13, 2002. [PDF]
  • Stephen D. Durbin, Doug Warner, J. Neal Richter, Zuzana Gedeon: RightNow eService Center: Internet Customer Service Using a Self-Learning Knowledge Base. AAAI/IAAI 2002, pp 815-821. [PDF]
  • Doug Warner, J. Neal Richter, Stephen D. Durbin, Bikramjit Banerjee: Mining user session data to facilitate user interaction with a customer service knowledge base in RightNow Web. KDD 2001, pp 467-472. [PDF]