Solving Bi-criteria Maximum Diversity Problem with Multi-objective Multi-level Algorithm

  • Li-Yuan Xue
  • Rong-Qiang ZengEmail author
  • Hai-Yun Xu
  • Yi Wen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10956)


The multi-level paradigm is a simple and useful approach to tackle a number of combinatorial optimization problems. In this paper, we investigate a multi-objective multi-level algorithm to solve the bi-criteria maximum diversity problem. The computational results indicate that the proposed algorithm is very competitive in comparison with the original multi-objective optimization algorithms.


Bi-objective optimization Hypervolume contribution Indicator Multi-level approach Local search Maximum diversity problem 



The work in this paper was supported by the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (Grant No. A0920502051722-53) and supported by the West Light Foundation of Chinese Academy of Science (Grant No: Y4C0011001).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Li-Yuan Xue
    • 1
  • Rong-Qiang Zeng
    • 2
    • 3
    Email author
  • Hai-Yun Xu
    • 3
  • Yi Wen
    • 3
  1. 1.EHF Key Laboratory of Science, School of Electronic EngineeringUniversity of Electronic Science and Technology of ChinaChengduPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.School of MathematicsSouthwest Jiaotong UniversityChengduPeople’s Republic of China
  3. 3.Chengdu Library and Information CenterChinese Academy of SciencesChengduPeople’s Republic of China

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