I am gradually adding my papers here. You can also find them at Google Scholar, Researchgate and Nottingham prints


Singh Khuman, Arjab and Yang, Yingjie and John, Robert (2016) Quantification of R-Fuzzy sets. Expert Systems with Applications, 55 . pp. 374-387. ISSN 0957-4174


M. Deveci, N. C. Demirel, R. John, E. Özcan, Fuzzy multi-criteria decision making for carbon dioxide geological storage in Turkey, Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, (27)2:692-705, 2015

R. Tyasnurita, E. Özcan, S. Asta and R. John, Improving Performance of a Hyper-heuristic Using a Multilayer Perceptron for Vehicle Routing, Proceedings of the 15th Annual Workshop on Computational Intelligence (UKCI)

Seda Turk, Simon Miller, E. Özcan and Robert John, A Simulated Annealing Approach to Supplier Selection Aware Inventory Planning, Proc. of the 2015 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation

A. S. Khuman, Yingjie Yang and R. John, "A significance measure for R-fuzzy sets," Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), 2015 IEEE International Conference on, Istanbul, 2015, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2015.7337808

T. A. Runkler, S. Coupland and R. John, "Properties of interval type-2 defuzzification operators," Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), 2015 IEEE International Conference on, Istanbul, 2015, pp. 1-7. doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2015.7337817

S. Türk, S. Miller, E. Özcan and R. John, "A simulated annealing approach to supplier selection aware inventory planning," Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2015 IEEE Congress on, Sendai, 2015, pp. 1799-1806. doi: 10.1109/CEC.2015.7257105


V. Uslan, H. Seker and R. John, "A support vector-based interval type-2 fuzzy system," Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), 2014 IEEE International Conference on, Beijing, 2014, pp. 2396-2401. doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2014.6891813

L. Baccour and R. I. John, "Experimental analysis of crisp similarity and distance measures," Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPaR), 2014 6th International Conference of, Tunis, 2014, pp. 96-100. doi: 10.1109/SOCPAR.2014.7007988

W. G. Jackson, E. Özcan and R. I. John, "Fuzzy adaptive parameter control of a late acceptance hyper-heuristic," Computational Intelligence (UKCI), 2014 14th UK Workshop on, Bradford, 2014, pp. 1-8. doi: 10.1109/UKCI.2014.6930167

Youdthachai Lertworaprachaya, Yingjie Yang, Robert John, Interval-valued fuzzy decision trees with optimal neighbourhood perimeter, Applied Soft Computing, Volume 24, November 2014, Pages 851-866, ISSN 1568-4946, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asoc.2014.08.060.

Yang, Yingjie and Liu, Sifeng and John, Robert (2014) Uncertainty representation of grey numbers and grey sets. IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 44 (9). pp. 1508-1517. ISSN 2168-2267

Some Notes on Fuzzy Similarity Measures and Application to Classification of Shapes, Recognition of Arabic Sentences and Mosaic, Baccour, Leila; Alimi, Adel M.; John, Robert IAENG International Journal of Computer Science;2014, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p81


S. Alhusain, S. Coupland, R. John and M. Kavanagh, "Towards machine learning based design pattern recognition," Computational Intelligence (UKCI), 2013 13th UK Workshop on, Guildford, 2013, pp. 244-251. doi: 10.1109/UKCI.2013.6651312

A. S. Khuman, Y. Yang and R. John, "A New Approach to Improve the Overall Accuracy and the Filter Value Accuracy of the GM (1,1) New-Information and GM (1,1) Metabolic Models," Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC), 2013 IEEE International Conference on, Manchester, 2013, pp. 1282-1287. doi: 10.1109/SMC.2013.222


Jonathan M. Garibaldi, Shang-Ming Zhou, Xiao-Ying Wang, Robert I. John, Ian O. Ellis, Incorporation of expert variability into breast cancer treatment recommendation in designing clinical protocol guided fuzzy rule system models, Journal of Biomedical Informatics, Volume 45, Issue 3, June 2012, Pages 447-459, ISSN 1532-0464, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbi.2011.12.007. Yingjie Yang, Robert John, Grey sets and greyness, Information Sciences, Volume 185, Issue 1, 15 February 2012, Pages 249-264, ISSN 0020-0255, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ins.2011.09.029.


Y. Lertworaprachaya, Y. Yang and R. John, "Interval-valued fuzzy decision trees," Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ), 2010 IEEE International Conference on, Barcelona, 2010, pp. 1-7. doi: 10.1109/FUZZY.2010.5583973