Differential Evolution

A Practical Approach to Global Optimization

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ISBN: 978-3-540-20950-8 (Print) 978-3-540-31306-9 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIX

  2. Global optimization

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-36

      The Motivation for Differential Evolution

  3. Critical values for the control parameters of differential evolution algorithms

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-134

      The Differential Evolution Algorithm

  4. Fast Evolution Strategies

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      Pages 135-187

      Benchmarking Differential Evolution

  5. On the usage of differential evolution for function optimization

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 189-265

      Problem Domains

  6. Shape design and optimization by genetic algorithm

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 267-285

      Architectural Aspects and Computing Environments

  7. Computer Code

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      Pages 287-309

      Computer Code

  8. Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 311-312

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 313-326

      Genetic Algorithms and Related Techniques for Optimizing Si-H Clusters: A Merit Analysis for Differential Evolution

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      Pages 327-337

      Non-Imaging Optical Design Using Differential Evolution

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      Pages 339-351

      Optimization of an Industrial Compressor Supply System

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 353-377

      Minimal Representation Multi-Sensor Fusion Using Differential Evolution

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 379-391

      Determination of the Earthquake Hypocenter: A Challenge for the Differential Evolution Algorithm

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 353-411

      Parallel Differential Evolution: Application to 3-D Medical Image Registration

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      Pages 413-427

      Design of Efficient Erasure Codes with Differential Evolution

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 429-445

      FIWIZ — A Versatile Program for the Design of Digital Filters Using Differential Evolution

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 447-462

      Optimization of Radial Active Magnetic Bearings by Using Differential Evolution and the Finite Element Method

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 463-478

      Application of Differential Evolution to the Analysis of X-Ray Reflectivity Data

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 479-498

      Inverse Fractal Problem

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 499-511

      Active Compensation in RF-Driven Plasmas by Means of Differential Evolution

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 513-539