Multimodal Optimization by Means of Evolutionary Algorithms - Natural Computing Series (Hardback)
  • Multimodal Optimization by Means of Evolutionary Algorithms - Natural Computing Series (Hardback)
zoom

Multimodal Optimization by Means of Evolutionary Algorithms - Natural Computing Series (Hardback)

(author)
£89.99
Hardback 189 Pages / Published: 04/12/2015
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

This book offers the first comprehensive taxonomy for multimodal optimization algorithms, work with its root in topics such as niching, parallel evolutionary algorithms, and global optimization.

The author explains niching in evolutionary algorithms and its benefits; he examines their suitability for use as diagnostic tools for experimental analysis, especially for detecting problem (type) properties; and he measures and compares the performances of niching and canonical EAs using different benchmark test problem sets. His work consolidates the recent successes in this domain, presenting and explaining use cases, algorithms, and performance measures, with a focus throughout on the goals of the optimization processes and a deep understanding of the algorithms used.

The book will be useful for researchers and practitioners in the area of computational intelligence, particularly those engaged with heuristic search, multimodal optimization, evolutionary computing, and experimental analysis.

Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
ISBN: 9783319074061
Number of pages: 189
Weight: 4439 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 13 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2015


MEDIA REVIEWS

"It provides an excellent explanation of the theoretical background of many topics in evolutionary computation ... . I strongly recommend this book for graduate students or any researcher who wants to work in the EC field ... . It also may help in improving some algorithms and may motivate the researcher to introduce new ones. ... the chapters are self-contained so that you can read individual chapters that you are interested in without the need to read the whole book." (Nailah Al-Madi, Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines, Vol. 17 (3), September, 2016)

You may also be interested in...

The Singularity Is Near
Added to basket
Essentials of Game Theory
Added to basket
Dark Pools
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Introducing Artificial Intelligence
Added to basket
Machine Learning for Hackers
Added to basket
Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning
Added to basket
The Sciences of the Artificial
Added to basket
Programming Game AI By Example
Added to basket
Introduction to Machine Learning
Added to basket
Reinforcement Learning
Added to basket
Probabilistic Graphical Models
Added to basket
The Elements of Statistical Learning
Added to basket
Machine Learning
Added to basket
£52.99
Mixed media product
Artificial Intelligence: The Basics
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.