Session 3 Fourth annual AMS Artificial Intelligence forecasting contest: methods and results

Tuesday, 25 January 2011: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
2A (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: Ninth Conference on Artificial Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences
Jennifer Abernethy, NCAR/RAL, Ral, Boulder, CO and Sue Ellen Haupt, Penn State Univ., Applied Research Laboratory, University Park, PA

3:30 PM
The 4th annual AMS Artificial Intelligence Forecasting Contest
Jennifer Abernethy, NCAR/RAL, Boulder, CO; and S. E. Haupt, A. Pelliccioni, and J. K. Williams
3:45 PM
AI Forecasting Contest - Presenter I
Xiaolei Yan, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
4:00 PM
AI Forecasting Contest - Presenter II
Aaron Johnston, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

4:15 PM
Hidden Markov Model with Multivariate Normal Emissions Applied to Ozone Emission Data
Jeremy Troisi, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and J. Rounds

4:30 PM
Support vector regression with hyper-parameters found using genetic algorithm and predictors screened using partial mutual information
Johannes Jenkner, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; and W. W. Hsieh
- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner