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Recent Advances in Computational Optimization

Results of the Workshop on Computational Optimization WCO 2013

  • Stefka Fidanova

Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 580)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Santiago García-Carbajal, Antonio Palacio, Belarmino Adenso-Díaz, Sebastián Lozano
    Pages 21-33
  3. Samuel Deleplanque, Alain Quilliot
    Pages 35-51
  4. Panwadee Tangpattanakul, Nicolas Jozefowiez, Pierre Lopez
    Pages 143-160
  5. Kyle M. Tarplee, Ryan Friese, Anthony A. Maciejewski, Howard Jay Siegel
    Pages 161-180
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 193-193

About this book


Our everyday life is unthinkable without optimization. We try to minimize our effort and to maximize the achieved profit. Many real world and industrial problems arising in engineering, economics, medicine and other domains can be formulated as optimization tasks.

This volume is a comprehensive collection of extended contributions from the Workshop on Computational Optimization 2013. It presents recent advances in computational optimization. The volume includes important real life problems like parameter settings for controlling processes in bioreactor, resource constrained project scheduling, problems arising in transport services, error correcting codes, optimal system performance and energy consumption and so on. It shows how to develop algorithms for them based on new metaheuristic methods like evolutionary computation, ant colony optimization, constrain programming and others.


Computational Intelligence Computational Optimization Intelligent Systems Metaheuristic Methods Optimization

Editors and affiliations

  • Stefka Fidanova
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Parallel AlgorithmsInstitute of Information and CommunicationTechnology, Bulgarian Academy of SciencesSofiaBulgaria

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Recent Advances in Computational Optimization
  • Book Subtitle Results of the Workshop on Computational Optimization WCO 2013
  • Editors Stefka Fidanova
  • Series Title Studies in Computational Intelligence
  • Series Abbreviated Title Studies Comp.Intelligence
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-12630-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-38588-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-12631-9
  • Series ISSN 1860-949X
  • Series E-ISSN 1860-9503
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 193
  • Number of Illustrations 47 b/w illustrations, 16 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Computational Intelligence
    Artificial Intelligence
    Operations Research/Decision Theory
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