Genetic algorithms elitist probabilistic of degree 1, a generalization of simulated annealing

  • P. Larrañaga
  • M. Graña
  • A. D'Anjou
  • F. J. Torrealdea
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 728)


This paper describes an Abstract Genetic Algorithm (AGA) that generalizes and unifies Genetic Algorithms (GA) and Simulated Annealing (SA), showing that the latter belongs to a family of genetic algorithms which we have called elitist probabilistic.


Genetic Algorithm Simulated Annealing Combinatorial Optimization Problem Facility Layout Reduction Function 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Larrañaga
    • 1
  • M. Graña
    • 1
  • A. D'Anjou
    • 1
  • F. J. Torrealdea
    • 1
  1. 1.Depart.of Computer Science and Artificial IntelligenceUniversity of the Basque CountryDonostiaSpain

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