Book 2012

Variants of Evolutionary Algorithms for Real-World Applications


ISBN: 978-3-642-23423-1 (Print) 978-3-642-23424-8 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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  2. Section I: Introduction

    1. Chapter

      Pages 1-29

      Evolutionary Optimization

  3. Section II: Planning and Scheduling

    1. Chapter

      Pages 31-58

      An Evolutionary Approach to Practical Constraints in Scheduling: A Case-Study of the Wine Bottling Problem

    2. Chapter

      Pages 59-93

      A Memetic Framework for Solving the Lot Sizing and Scheduling Problem in Soft Drink Plants

    3. Chapter

      Pages 95-141

      Simulation-Based Evolutionary Optimization of Complex Multi-Location Inventory Models

    4. Chapter

      Pages 143-166

      A Fuzzy-Evolutionary Approach to the Problem of Optimisation and Decision-Support in Supply Chain Networks

    5. Chapter

      Pages 167-203

      A Genetic-Based Solution to the Task-Based Sailor Assignment Problem

    6. Chapter

      Pages 205-244

      Genetic Algorithms for Manufacturing Process Planning

  4. Section III: Engineering

    1. Chapter

      Pages 245-280

      A Fitness Granulation Approach for Large-Scale Structural Design Optimization

    2. Chapter

      Pages 281-303

      A Reinforcement Learning Based Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm for Ship Stability Design

    3. Chapter

      Pages 305-341

      An Interactively Constrained Neuro-Evolution Approach for Behavior Control of Complex Robots

  5. Section IV: Data Collection, Retrieval and Mining

    1. Chapter

      Pages 343-376

      A Genetic Programming-Based Approach for the Performance Characteristics Assessment of Stabilized Soil

    2. Chapter

      Pages 377-412

      Evolving Cellular Neural Networks for the Automated Segmentation of Multiple Sclerosis Lesions

    3. Chapter

      Pages 413-436

      An Evolutionary Algorithm for Skyline Query Optimization

    4. Chapter

      Pages 437-462

      A Bio-inspired Approach to Self-organization of Mobile Nodes in Real-Time Mobile Ad Hoc Network Applications

  6. Back Matter

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