This book contains the extended abstracts of the contributed papers presented at the Eighth International Conference on the Application of Artificial Intelligence to Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, held in Rome, Italy, 30 August - 2 September 2005.
The full length papers are available in electronic format on the accompanying CD-ROM. Topics include: Artificial Intelligence Based Assessment and Design; Risk Analysis and Safety Management; Case Based Reasoning and Design; Image Acquisition and Processing; Environmental Decision Systems; Data Mining; Metaphors from Nature for Engineering Analysis; Genetic and Evolutionary Algorithms in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering; Hybrid Systems incorporating Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks; Neural Networks in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering.
Civil-Comp Press, paperback, 136 pages + CD-ROM, 56 papers
2005: ISBN 1-905088-05-1