Recent Advances in the Theory and Application of Fitness Landscapes

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ISBN: 978-3-642-41887-7 (Print) 978-3-642-41888-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-36

  2. Principles and Perspectives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-31

      Fitness Landscapes: From Evolutionary Biology to Evolutionary Computation

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      Pages 33-70

      Fundamental Principles of Control Landscapes with Applications to Quantum Mechanics, Chemistry and Evolution

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      Pages 71-100

      Biomolecular Information Gained through In Vitro Evolution on a Fitness Landscape in Sequence Space

  3. Topology, Measures and Problem Hardness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-132

      Fitness Landscape Analysis for Metaheuristic Performance Prediction

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      Pages 133-152

      Fitness Landscapes and Problem Difficulty in Evolutionary Algorithms: From Theory to Applications

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      Pages 153-176

      Geometry and Coarse-Grained Representations of Landscapes

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      Pages 177-205

      Polytopes, Graphs and Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 207-231

      Estimating the Degree of Neutrality and Ruggedness of Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 233-262

      Local Optima Networks: A New Model of Combinatorial Fitness Landscapes

  4. Coevolution and Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Pages 265-299

      Fitness Landscapes That Depend on Time

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      Pages 301-338

      Red Queen Coevolution on Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 339-368

      Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics on Deformable Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 369-393

      Correlation Analysis of Coupled Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 395-423

      Dynamic Real-Valued Landscapes and the Optimization Performance

  5. Visualization and Characterization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 425-425

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      Pages 427-456

      Fractal Analysis of Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 457-485

      Fitness Morphs and Nonlinear Projections of Agent-Case Embeddings to Characterize Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 487-507

      Visual Analysis of Discrete Particle Swarm Optimization Using Fitness Landscapes

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      Pages 509-526

      Predicting Evolution and Visualizing High-Dimensional Fitness Landscapes

  6. Outlook and Afterthoughts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 527-527

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      Pages 529-544

      Frontiers of Fitness Landscapes: A Summary of Open Questions

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      Pages 545-548

      Fitness Landscapes - 20 Years Later

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 549-553