Grey Wolf Optimization (GWO) Algorithm

  • Hossein Rezaei
  • Omid Bozorg-HaddadEmail author
  • Xuefeng Chu
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 720)


This chapter describes the grey wolf optimization (GWO) algorithm as one of the new meta-heuristic algorithms. First, a brief literature review is presented and then the natural process of the GWO algorithm is described. Also, the optimization process and a pseudo code of the GWO algorithm are presented in this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hossein Rezaei
    • 1
  • Omid Bozorg-Haddad
    • 1
    Email author
  • Xuefeng Chu
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Irrigation and Reclamation Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, College of Agriculture and Natural ResourcesUniversity of TehranKaraj, TehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Civil and Environmental EngineeringNorth Dakota State UniversityFargoUSA

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