Code No: RR410405

Set No. 1

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORKS ( Common to Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Bio-Medical Engineering and Electronics & Telematics) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) What are Artificial neural networks? What are their characteristics? (b) Explain the historical development of Artificial neural networks? 2. (a) Discuss the requirements of Learning Laws. (b) What are different types of Hebbian learning? Explain basic Hebbian learning? [8+8] 3. (a) What is perceptron? (b) Differentiate between perceptron representation and perceptron training? [6+10] 4. (a) Explain Rosenblatts perceptron model? (b) Differentiate between single layer and multi-layer perceptrons? 5. State and explain the Ex-OR problem? Also explain how to overcome it. 6. (a) Explain Universal Approximation theorem. (b) Explain about the Curse of dimensionality. [8+8] [8+8] [16] [16]

7. A Maxnet consists of three inhibitory weights as 0.25. The net is initially activated by the input signals [0.1 0.3 0.9]. The activation function of the neuron is F (X) = Find the final winning neutron. X X>0 0 otherwise [16]

8. What are the direct applications of neural networks? Why are they called direct applications? [16] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

1 of 1

Code No: RR410405

Set No. 2

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORKS ( Common to Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Bio-Medical Engineering and Electronics & Telematics) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. Compare and contrast the biological neuron and artificial neuron. [16]

2. What are the basic learning laws? Explain the weight updation rules in each learning law. [16] 3. (a) What is perceptron? (b) Differentiate between perceptron representation and perceptron training? [6+10] 4. (a) Explain Rosenblatts perceptron model? (b) Differentiate between single layer and multi-layer perceptrons? 5. State and explain the Ex-OR problem? Also explain how to overcome it. 6. Write solution of XOR problem using Radial Basis Function network. [8+8] [16] [16]

7. (a) Explain how a competitive learning network with linear units performs a short term memory task. (b) State the rule of competitive learning? 8. (a) What are the important applications in speech area? (b) Discuss the use of feedback neural network to convert English text to speech. [8+8] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [10+6]

1 of 1

Code No: RR410405

Set No. 3

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORKS ( Common to Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Bio-Medical Engineering and Electronics & Telematics) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) What are Artificial neural networks? Where the neural networks implemented? (b) Distinguish between supervised and unsupervised training? [8+8]

2. What are the basic learning laws? Explain the weight updation rules in each learning law. [16] 3. State and prove the perceptron convergence algorithm. 4. (a) Explain Rosenblatts perceptron model? (b) Differentiate between single layer and multi-layer perceptrons? [8+8] [16]

5. (a) Compute the Hessian matrix and determine whether it is positive definite for the function E(x) = (X1 − X2 )2 + (1 − X1 )2 (b) Discuss the network pruning techniques. 6. (a) Write about generalized radial basis networks. (b) Write approximation properties of radial basis function network. 7. (a) Explain briefly about Hamming network. (b) What is the purpose of learning vector quantization? [6+10] [8+8] [6+10]

8. Discuss the application of Artificial Neural Network on the field of control system and optimization. [16] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

1 of 1

Code No: RR410405

Set No. 4

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORKS ( Common to Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Bio-Medical Engineering and Electronics & Telematics) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. Explain about the important Architectures of neural network. [16]

2. What are the basic learning laws? Explain the weight updation rules in each learning law. [16] 3. (a) What is perceptron? (b) Differentiate between perceptron representation and perceptron training? [6+10] 4. (a) Explain Rosenblatts perceptron model? (b) Differentiate between single layer and multi-layer perceptrons? [8+8]

5. (a) Write about the approximation made in Hessian based pruning techniques. (b) Explain Weight decay procedure in complexity regularization. 6. (a) Write about generalized radial basis networks. (b) Write approximation properties of radial basis function network. 7. (a) Define Firing Rule? (b) What is a similarity Map? [8+8] [8+8] [8+8]

8. What neural network ideas are used in the development of phonetic typewriter? [16] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

1 of 1