The Fifth Workshop
Artificial Intelligence in Agriculture
March 8-10, 2004 - Cairo, Egypt
Pyramisa hotel, ISIS Room

Final Program

First Day: March 8, 2004
9:30 – 10:30 Session: Opening
Chair: Ahmed Rafea
ICARDA Mission Habib Halila - ICARDA
Research Program of CLAES and Cooperation with Regional and International Organizations
Ahmed Rafea - CLAES
10:30 – 11:00 Reception
11:00 – 13:00 Session: Agents
Chair: Mahmoud Rafea
The Agent System For Field Monitoring Servers To Construct
Smart Sensor-Network
Tokihiro Fukatsu, Masayuki Hirafuji
An Agent-Based Framework For The Development And
Deployment Of Distributed Agricultural Knowledge Based Systems Ahmed Kamel
Rational Agents For Agricultural Crop Surveying: Adaptive Task And Motion Planning Rasmus Nyholm Jørgensen, Claus Grøn
Sørensen, and Thomas Bak
A Multi-Agent Based Cellular Automata Model Of Agroecosystem
Sa Li , Xiong Fanlun
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break: sponsored by ICARDA
14:30 – 16:30 Session: Modeling
Chair: Istvan Farkas
Milk-Quality Monitoring By Near-Infrared Spectroscopy For Artificial Intelligence In Dairy Farming
Shuso Kawamura, Masataka Kawasaki, Maki Tsukahara, Hiroki Nakatsuji, Motoyasu Natsuga, Kazuhiko Itoh
Development Of Virtual Animals For Climate Control Design
Aerts J.-M, Berckmans D
Machine Vision System For Water Shortage Indication Of Tomato Plants Using Local Orientation
Font L. 1 , Korösi F. 1 , Farkas I.
Configuration Irrigation Schedule Based On Expert Systems And Operations Research
Iman Hassen, Mohamed Rasmy, Ahmed Rafea
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 – 18:30 Session: Tools (One)
Chair: Soliman Edrees
Ontology Approach And System Optimization Methodology For Decision-Making In Plant-Growing
Yuriy Chaplinskyy, Olexander Palagin, Olena Subbotina
Two Non-Classic Graphic Knowledge Representation Methods
Ding Jing, Xiong FanLun
Data Mining Pest, Pesticide And Metrological Data
Ahsan Abdullah, Stephen Brobst, Muhammad Umer

Second Day: March 9, 2004

9:00 – 10:30 Session: Tools (Two)
Chair: Ahmed Kamel
A Case-Based Collaborative Knowledge Acquisition Tool
Mahmoud Rafea
Towards Specialized Expert System Building Tools: A Tool For Building Irrigation Expert Systems
Samhaa R. El-Beltagy, Gamal Al-Shorbagi, Ahmed Rafea., and Hesham Hassan
An Approach For Building Generic Diagnosis Model In Agricultural Domain
Abeer El-Korany, El-Sayed El-Azhary, Mohamed Yehia
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00 Session: Neural Networks And Genetic Algorithms
Chair: Xiong Fanlun
Genetic Polynomial Regression As Input Selection Algorithm For Engine Load Prediction In Combine Harvesters
K. Maertens, J. De Baerdemaeker, R. Babuška
Modeling Evapotranspiration Prediction On Nursery Area Using Recurrent Neural Networks
Tawegoum R., Belbrahem S., Chassériaux G.
Quolia- Based Reasoning For Subjective Information Of Food And Environment
Masayuki Hirafuji
Fuzzy Similarity Function For Ranking River Basin Planningalternatives
Mahmod Othman, Ku Ruhana Ku-Mahamud, Azuraliza Abu Bakar
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break: sponsored by CLAES
14:30 – 16:30 Session: Intelligent Systems
Chair: Sayed El-Azhary
Environmental Control For Plants Using Intelligent Control Systems
Magdi. A. Koutb, Nabila. . M. El-Rabaie, Hamdi. A. Awad, Ibrahim
A. Abd El-Hamid
Agricultural Expert System For The Diagnosis Of Pests And
Kbs-selection of universal joint used in agricultural machinery
Deniz Yilmaz, Ibrahim Akinci
Expert System For Weed Management Of Wheat Fields In Iran
Alireza Atri
19:00 – 21:00 Banquet
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