Some Publications

Bell, DA, Programmer Selection and Programming Errors, The Computer Journal, Vol 15:3, 1976

Bell, DA, Cobol Programmers' First Errors, Journal Of Data Processing, June 1977

Bell, DA, Difficult Data Placement Problems, The Computer Journal, Vol 27:4,1984

Bell, DA, Application Of Distributed Database Systems, International Journal Bio-medical Computing, Vol 16 pp. 173-182, 1985

Bell, DA, Deen SM, Key Space Compression And Hashing In Preci, The Computer Journal, Vol 25:4, Nov 1982

Bell, DA, Deen, SM, Hash Trees Versus B-trees, The Computer Journal, Vol 27:3, Aug 1984

Bell, DA, O'Hare, G, Coexistence Architecture For Knowledge Representation, Expert Systems Journal, Vol 2:4, Oct 1985

Bell, DA, McErlean, F, Stewart, P, Arbuckle, W, Clustering related tuples in databases, The Computer Journal, Vol 31, No 3, December 1988, pp 253-257.

Bell, DA, Grimson, J, Ling, DHO, Experience with an Integrated Multi-database Prolog System, Information and Software Technology, vol. 31, No. I, January/February 1989, pp 29-38.

Bell, DA, Ling, DHO, McClean, S, Pragmatic Estimation of Join sizes and Attribute correlations, Proceedings IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE LA, USA, February 1989, pp 76-84.

Stewart, P, Bell, DA, McErlean, F, Some aspects of a physical database design and reorganisation tool, Journal of Data and Knowledge Engineering, 1989, pp 303-322.

McErlean, FJ, Bell, DA, McClean S, The Use of Simuluted Annealing for Clustering Data in Databases, Information Systems, Vol 15(2), pp233-245 : 1990.

Bell, DA, Zhang C, Description and Treatment of Deadlocks in the HECODES Distributed Expert System, IEEE Trans on Man Systems and Cybernetics, SMC-20, 1990

Bell DA, Zhang C, Hecodes: A Framework For Heterogeneous Co-Operative Distributed Expert Systems. Journal of Data and Knowledge Engineering vol.6 part 2. October 1991. pp 251-273.

Bell DA, McClean SI, McErlean F and Stewart P (1990) Application of simulated annealing to clustering tuples in databases, Journal of American Society of Information Science, JASIS, Vol 41(2),98 110.

Sadreddini MH, Bell DA and McClean SI (1990), Architectural considerations for providing statistical analysis of distributed data. Information and Software Technology 32, 459-469.

Bell, DA, Shao, J, Hull, MEC, A Pipelined Strategy for Processing Recursive Queries in Parallel. Journal of Data and Knowledge Engineering, Vol 6 part 5, pp 367-391, September 1991.

McClean, S, McErlean, FJ, Bell, DA, Heuristic Methods for the Data Placement Problem, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol 42(9), pp767-774 : 1991

An, Z, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG, On the Axiomization of Conditional Independence. International Journal of Systems and Cybernetic (Kybernetes)s, Vol 21, no 7, p 48-58, August 1992.

Ling, DHO, Bell, DA, Modelling and Managing Time in Database Systems. The Computer Journal, vol 35 part 4, pp 332-341, August 1992.

Sadreddini, MH, Bell, DA, McClean, . A Framework for Query Optimisation in Distributed Statistical Database. Information and Software Technology, Vol 34, No 6, June 1992.

An, Z, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG, Relation-Based Evidential Reasoning. International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, No 159, April 1993, pp 1-21.

An, Z, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG, RES - A Logic for Relative Evidential Support. International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, No 158, March 1993, pp 1-16.

Bell, DA, From Data Properties to Evidence, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, December 1993. p.p. 965-9 vol 5 no 6

Guan, JW , Bell, DA, A generalization of the Dempster-Shafer theory , 13th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI, France, August-September 1993, 592-597.

Bell, DA, Webb, J.A.C. Guan, J.W, A Mixed Radix Approach to the Pooling of Evidence, Journal of Intelligent Systems, 1994 Anand, SS, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG, EDM: A General Framework for Database Mining based on Evidential Theory, Data and Knowledge Engineering Journal, Vol. 18, pp189-223, 1996

Bell, DA; Guan, JW; Lee, SK 1996, Generalized union and projection operations for pooling uncertain and imprecise information, Data & Knowledge Engineering, 18 (1996), 89-117.

Anand SS, Scotney BW, Tan MG, McClean SI, Bell DA and JG Hughes (1997). Designing a Kernel for Data Mining, IEEE Expert : Intelligent Systems and their Applications, Volume 12, Number 2, pp65-74

Anand, SS, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG The Role of Domain Knowledge in Data Mining, Proc. ACM CIKM’95, Baltimore MD USA, pp. 37–43, (1995).

Guan, JW; Guan, Z ; Bell, DA 1997, Bayesian probability on Boolean algebras and applications to decision analysis, Information Sciences: Vol.97, 267-292.

Dubitzky, W, Schuster, A, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG, Adamson, K, "How Similar is VERY YOUNG to 43 Years of Age? On the Representation and Comparison of Polymorphic Properties", Proc. 15th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI pp226-231, Japan, August 1997.

Schuster, A, Dubitzky, W, P. Lopes, Adamson, K, Bell, DA, Hughes, JG,. White JA, Aggregating Features and Matching Cases on Vague Linguistic Expressions, Proc. 15th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI,pp252-257, Japan, August 1997.

Cheng, J, Bell DA, Liu W, A belief network learning algorithm based on information theory. IJCAI-97 poster.

Cheng, Bell DA, Liu W An algorithm for Bayesian belief network construction from data - Proceedings of AI & STAT'97, 1997

Anand SS, Patrick AR, Hughes JG, Bell DA, A data mining methodology for cross-sales Knowledge-Based Systems, 1998 - Elsevier

Weng ZM, Bell DA, Integrating visual ontologies and wavelets for lineage content retrieval, Proc 9th Int Conf on DEXA, Vienna, August 1998

Bell DA, Guan JW, Shapcott CM, (1998) Using the Dempster-Shafer orthogonal sum for reasoning which involves space, Kybernetes, Vol. 27 Iss: 5, pp.511 . 526

Wang H, Duntsch I, Bell DA, Reduction based on hyper relations, Proc. KDD 98 New York, pp 349-353 1998

Guan JW, Bell DA, Rough computational methods for information systems, Artificial Intelligence 105 (1998) pp77-103

Anand SS, Hughes J, Bell DA, Towards the Handling of Uncertainty in KDD, Knowledge Management in Fuzzy Databases, Springer-Verlag,1998

Bell, DA; Guan,JW 1997, Computational methods for rough classification and discovery, Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 49(5) pp403-414,1998.

Wang H, Dubitsky W, Duntsch I, Bell DA, A Lattice machine approach to case based design marrying lazy and eager learning, Proc IJCAI Conf 1999, Stockholm, pp 254-259

Bell DA, McErlean F, Guan J, Discovering causal patterns in databases, Int Journal of Intelligent Systems, 10 (2), pp 109-160, 1999

Wang H, Bell DA, Murtagh F, Axiomatic approach to feature subset selection based on relevance, IEEE Trans on Pattern Analysis and ML 21 (3) 1999 pp 217-276

Bell DA, Wang H, A Formalism for Relevance and Its Application in Feature Subset Selection, Machine Learning Journal 41, pp 153-174, (2000)

Cheng, J, Greiner, R, Kelly, J, DA and Liu, W (2002) Learning Bayesian networks from data: An information-theory based approach. Artificial Intelligence, 137 (1-2), 43-49

Adams KJ, Bell DA, Maguire LP, McGregor J, Knowledge Discovery from Decision Tables by the Use of Multi-valued Logic, Artificial Intelligence Review 19: 153-176, 2003.

Jin Z, Bell DA, An Experiment showing some Automated Understanding, Expert Systems Journal, Blackwell, Vol 20;2, (2003) pp100-107

Jin Z, Lu R and Bell DA, Multi-Paradigm Automated Requirements Modelling and Analysis: An Ontology-based Approach, Science in China (E), Vol.33, No.4, 2003, 297-312 (in Chinese )

Jin Z, Bell DA, Automated Requirements Elicitation: Combining a Model-Driven Approach with Concept Reuse, International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering,13:1 ( 2003) pp 53-82

Guo G, Wang H, Bel Dl, Bi Y, Greer K,- KNN model-based approach in classification CoopIS/DOA/ODBASE, (2003) - Springer

Guan J, Bell DA, Liu D, Discovering Motifs in DNA Sequences, Fundamenta Informaticae 59: 119-133, (2004)

Wang H, Bell D A, Extended k-nearest neighbours based on evidence theory The Computer Journal (2004) 47 (6). pp. 662-672.

Qi, G, Liu, W and Bell, DA (2005) Measuring conflict and agreement between two prioritized belief bases. Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI): 552-557.

Bell DA, Graded Relative Evidence, Artificial Intelligence Review, 23:2, pp 157-186 (2005)

Bilbal J, Grimson J, Bell DA, A Formal Framework for Database Sampling, Information and Software Technology 47, pp 819-828 2005

Wu, QX, Bell DA, McGinnity TM, Multi-knowledge for Decision Making, International Journal of Knowledge and Information Systems, Springer-Verlag Vol. 7(2), (2005), pp246 . 266. Electronic Edition

Guo G, Wang H, and Bell DA, Similarity-Based Data reduction Techniques, Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology, Vol37: 2, pp 211- 232(2005)

Bell DA, Guan JW, Bi Y, On Combining Classifier Mass Functions for Text Categorization, IEEE Trans on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol 17:10, pp. 1307-1319 (2005)

Wu QX, McGinnity TM, Bell TM,Prasad G, A Self-Organising Computing Network for Decision-Making in Data Sets with Diversity of Data Types, IEEE Transaction on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol.18(7), 2006.pp. 941-953

Guo G, Wang H, Bell DA, Bi Y, Greer K, Using kNN Model-based Approach for Automatic Text Categorization, Journal of Soft Computing, Springer-Verlag vol 10 pp 423-430, Springer (2006)

Qi, G, Liu, W, Glass, DH, and Bell, DA (2006) A split-combination approach to merging knowledge bases in possibilistic logic. Annals of Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence 48(1-2):45-84.

Liu W, Q, G, Bell DA (2006) Adaptive merging of prioritized knowledge bases. Fundamenta Informaticae 73(3):389-407, 2006

Qi, G, Liu W, Bell DA A revision-based approach to handling inconsistency in description logics AI Review, Vol 26:1-2, Oct 2006

Q, G, Liu W, Bell, DA (2006) Merging stratified knowledge bases under constraints. Proceedings of the 21st American National Conference on Artificial Intelligence, (AAAI06): 281-286.

Qi, G, Liu, W, Bell, DA (2006) Quota-based merging operators for stratified knowledge bases. Proceedings of 1st International Conference on Knowledge Science, Engineering and Management (KSEM):341-353. Springer-Verlag LNAI.

Ji Q, Liu W, Qi, G, Bell, DA, (2006) LCS: A Linguistic Combination System for Ontology Matching. Proceedings of 1st International Conference on Knowledge Science, Engineering and Management (KSEM):176-189. Springer-Verlag LNAI.

Bell DA, Bussler C, Yang J (Guest co-editors )The Semantic Web and Web Services, Information Systems, Volume 31, Issues 4-5, Pages 229-396 (June-July 2006)

Wu QX, Bell DA, Prasad G, and McGinnity TM, A Distribution-Index-Based Discretizer for Decision-Making with Symbolic AI Approaches, IEEE Trans on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol 19 no 1 pp 17-28 Jan 2007

Bell DA, Beck A, Miller P, Wu QX, Herrera A, VideoMining: Learning patterns of behaviour by an intelligent image analysis system, Proc 7th Conf on ISDA, Rio de Janiero, 2007

Bell DA, Response to Alexander Gammerman and Vladimir Vovk 'Hedging Predictions in Machine Learning'. The Computer Journal, vol50, no.2, March 2007,Pages178-179

Bell DA, Actionable Data Mining in Video and Vision Systems IEEE Intelligent Systems vol 22, no. 4.pages 81-83 2007 (Invited essay in 'Trends and Controversies')

Bi Y, Bell DA, Wang H, Guo G, Guan J. Combining Multiple Classifiers Using Dempster's Rule For Text Categorisation, Applied Artificial Intelligence (Taylor and Francis), vol 21, Issue 3 March 2007 , pages 211 - 239

Qi G, Liu, W, Bell, DA (2007) Combining multiple prioritized knowledge bases by negotiation. Fuzzy Sets and Systems 158 (2007), pp 2535 . 2551

Bell DA, Qi, G, Liu W, Approaches to inconsistency handling in description-logic based ontologies , In Proc SWWS Workshop, pages 1303-1311, Springer Verlag, Vilamoura, Nov 07

He Z, Hong J, Bell D, Schema Matching across Query Interfaces on the Deep Web, Proc 2008 BNCOD pp.51-62

Bi Y, Guan J and Bell DA (2008) The Combination of Multiple Classifiers using an Evidential Reasoning Approach, Artificial Intelligence, 172 (15 ). 1731 -1751 .

Hong J, He Z, Bell DA, Extracting Query Interfaces Based on Form Structures and Semantic Similarity, Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), Shanghai, March 2009, pp 1259-126

Mu K, Liu W, Jin Z, Lu R, Yue A, Bell DA, Handling inconsistency in distributed software requirements specifications based on prioritized merging, Fundamenta Informaticae 91 (3-4),February 2009,pp 631-670

Qi G, Liu W, Bell, DA (2010), Measuring conflict and agreement between two prioritized knowledge bases in possibilistic logic. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, 161(14):1906-1925

Zhang C, Yu PS, Bell DA Introduction to Domain-Driven Data Mining Special Section IEEE Trans on KDE 22(6), 2010pp 753-754

Hong J, He Z, Bell DA, An Evidential Approach to Query Interface Matching on the Deep Web, Information Systems Journal (2010) Volume: 35, Issue: 2, Elsevier, Pages: 140-148

Mu K, Liu W, Zhi Jin, Hong J. Bell DA, Managing Software Requirements Changes Based On Negotiation-style Revision, Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 26(5),2011, pp890 . 907

Mu K, Liu W, Zhi Jin, Bell DA, A syntax-based approach to measuring the degree of inconsistency for belief bases. Int J Approximate Reasoning, Volume 52, Issue 5 (2011), pp 978-999

Weng, D, Hong, J and Bell, DA (2011) Extracting Data Records from Query Result Pages Based on Visual Features. Proceedings of the 28th British National Conference on Databases (BNCOD 2011), pp. 140 - 153, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Manchester, UK.

Weng, D, Hong, J, Bell, DA (2012) Web Data Extraction from Query Result Pages Based on Visual and Content Features. Int. J. Software and Informatics, 6(3), pp. 453-472.

Browne F, Bell DA, Liu W, Muller J, Application of Evidence Theory and Discounting Techniques to Aerospace Design Jul 2012 · Communications in Computer and Information Science

Browne F, Jin Y, Bell DA, Wang H, Integrating textual analysis and evidential reasoning for decision making in Engineering design Conference: 10th IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics, 2012

Weng D, Hong J, Bell DA (2014) Automatically Annotating Structured Web Data Using a SVM-Based Multiclass Classifier. Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2014) - 15th International Conference, pp. 115 - 124.

Niitsuma M, Schomaker L, van Oosten J-P, Tomita Y, Bell D, Musicologist-driven writer identification in early music manuscripts, Multimedia Tools and Applications, June 2016, Volume 75, Issue 11, pp 6463–6479