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An appropriate seating plan is an important prerequisite for any good party be it a formal wedding or an informal dinner. Yet anyone who has designed a seating plan knows that it can prove frustratingly difficult to find a solution that solves the large number...

["Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Social Computing"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27420v1
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Causality testing methods are being widely used in various disciplines of science. Model-free methods for causality estimation are very useful as the underlying model generating the data is often unknown. However, existing model-free measures assume separability...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Data Science","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27416v1
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The problem of aircraft conflict avoidance for Air Traffic Management systems is studied. In the scenario, aircraft are considered to fly within a shared three-dimensional airspace and not allowed to approach close less than a minimum safe separation during their...

["Optimization Theory and Computation","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27410v1
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Increasingly, big data, coding, and quantitative methods contribute to contemporary ecological and evolutionary endeavours. This is not in opposition to effective ideation nor does it play to the false dichotomy of theory versus data. Computational expeditions...

["Computational Biology","Computer Education","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27408v1
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We develop an efficient software package to test for the primality of p2^n+1, p prime and p>2^n. This aids in the determination of large, non-Sierpinski numbers p, for prime p, and in cryptography. It furthermore uniquely allows for the computation of the smallest...

["Cryptography","Data Science","Theory and Formal Methods"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27396v1
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Playlist recommendation involves producing a set of songs that a user might enjoy. We investigate this problem in three cold-start scenarios: (i) cold playlists, where we recommend songs to form new personalised playlists for an existing user; (ii) cold users,...

["Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27383v2
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Cognitive neuroscience is the study of how the human brain functions on tasks like decision making, language, perception and reasoning. Deep learning is a class of machine learning algorithms that use neural networks. They are designed to model the responses of...

["Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Artificial Intelligence","Computational Linguistics","Data Mining and Machine Learning","Natural Language and Speech"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27377v1
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Since their introduction in 2004, Parsing Expression Grammars (PEGs for short) have been gaining widespread adoption both in industry and academia. More than 400 subsequent works cite B. Ford's original paper, while a total of 29 implementations in 14 different...

["Programming Languages","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27358v2
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With an increasing demand for stringent security systems, automated identification of individuals based on biometric methods has been a major focus of research and development over the last decade. Biometric recognition analyses unique physiological traits or behavioral...

["Computer Vision"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27363v1
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Conceptors are a recent development in the field of reservoir computing; they can be used to influence the dynamics of recurrent neural networks (RNNs), enabling generation of arbitrary patterns based on training data. Conceptors allow interpolation and extrapolation...

["Artificial Intelligence","Multimedia"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27361v1
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In this paper we look at the Eclipse IDE and its support for CDT (C/C++ Development Tools). Eclipse is an open source IDE and supports a variety of programming languages including plugin functionality. Eclipse supports the standard GNU environment for compiling,...

["Algorithms and Analysis of Algorithms","Programming Languages","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27350v1
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Next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies are greatly facilitating the sequencing of whole genomes leading to the production of different gene annotations, released often from both reference resources (such as NCBI or Ensembl) and specific consortia. All these...

["Computational Biology","Data Science","Databases"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27347v1
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Long-term observatories are widely used in marine sciences to monitor marine ecosystems and investigate their evolution. Recently, data from innovative technologies as well as ‘omics-based' approaches is being collected alongside physical, biogeochemical and taxonomic...

["Bioinformatics"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27344v1
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Steganography and Steganalysis in recent years have become an important area of research involving dierent applications. Steganography is the process of hiding secret data into any digital media without any signicant notable changes in a cover object, while steganalysis...

["Cryptography"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27339v1
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One of the most challenging fields in Life Science research is to deeply understand how complex cellular functions arise from the interactions of molecules in living cells. Mathematical and computational methods in Systems Biology are fundamental to study the complex...

["Computational Biology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27327v1
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