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Cellular Genetic Algorithms

Publication year: 2008

ISBN: 978-0-387-77610-1

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CELLULAR GENETIC ALGORITHMS defines a new class of optimization algorithms based on the concepts of structured populations and Genetic Algorithms (GAs). The authors explain and demonstrate the validity of these cellular genetic algorithms throughout the book. This class of genetic algorithms is shown to produce impressive results on a whole range of domains, including complex problems that are epistatic, multi-modal, deceptive, discrete, continuous, multi-objective, and random in nature. The focus of this book is twofold. On the one hand, the authors present new algorithmic models and extensions to the basic class of Cellular GAs in order to tackle complex problems more efficiently. On the other hand, practical real world tasks are successfully faced by applying Cellular GA methodologies to produce workable solutions of real-world applications.

Subject: Business and Economics, Optimization algorithm, Optimization algorithms, algorithm, algorithms, bioinformatics, communication, evolutionary algorithm, genetic algorithms, metaheuristic, multi-objective optimization, optimization