Book 2014

Applications of Metaheuristics in Process Engineering

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ISBN: 978-3-319-06507-6 (Print) 978-3-319-06508-3 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-38

    Metaheuristics in Process Engineering: A Historical Perspective

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    Chapter

    Pages 39-59

    Applications of Genetic Algorithms in Chemical Engineering I: Methodology

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    Pages 61-87

    Applications of Genetic Algorithms in Chemical Engineering II: Case Studies

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    Pages 89-122

    Strategies for Evolutionary Data Driven Modeling in Chemical and Metallurgical Systems

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    Pages 123-151

    Swarm Intelligence in Pulp and Paper Process Optimization

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    Pages 153-182

    Particle Swarm Optimization Technique for the Optimal Design of Plate-Type Distillation Column

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    Pages 183-200

    Reliable Optimal Control of a Fed-Batch Fermentation Process Using Ant Colony Optimization and Bootstrap Aggregated Neural Network Models

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    Pages 201-216

    Biogeography-Based Optimization for Dynamic Optimization of Chemical Reactors

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    Pages 217-251

    Biogeography-Based Optimization Algorithm for Optimization of Heat Exchangers

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    Pages 253-269

    Optimization Heuristics Mimicking Chemical Processes

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    Chapter

    Pages 271-288

    In silico Maturation: Processing Sequences to Improve Biopolymer Functions Based on Genetic Algorithms

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    Pages 289-314

    Molecular Engineering of Electrically Conducting Polymers Using Artificial Intelligence Methods

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    Pages 315-324

    Applications of Genetic Algorithms in QSAR/QSPR Modeling

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    Pages 325-342

    Genetic Algorithms in Drug Design: A Not-So-Old Story in a Newer Bottle

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    Pages 343-371

    Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithms for Chemical Engineering Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 373-394

    A Multi-Objective Modelling and Optimization Framework for Operations Management of a Fresh Fruit Supply Chain: A Case Study on a Mexican Lime Company

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    Chapter

    Pages 395-421

    Jumping Gene Adaptations of NSGA-II with Altruism Approach: Performance Comparison and Application to Williams–Otto Process

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    Chapter

    Pages 423-444

    Hybrid Approach for Multiobjective Optimization and Its Application to Process Engineering Problems