A reader-friendly introduction to the exciting, vast potential of Genetic Algorithms.<br> <br> The book gives readers a general understanding of the concepts underlying the technology, an insight into its perceived benefits and failings, and a clear and practical illustration of how optimization problems can be solved more efficiently using Falkenauer's new class of algorithms.
HARD PROBLEMS AND GENETIC ALGORITHMS.
What's the Problem?
THE GROUPING GENETIC ALGORITHM.
Drawbacks of Previous GAs for Grouping Problems.
The Grouping Genetic Algorithm.
INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS OF GROUPING GENETIC ALGORITHMS.
Bin Packing and Line Balancing.
Economies of Scale.
Creation of Part Families-Conceptual Clustering.
Where Have We Been?
Where Are We Now?
Where Are We Heading?
The NP-Hard Problems.
Complexity and Genetic Research.
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 22nd April 1998
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.85 x 16.15
Weight (kg): 0.49
Edition Number: 1