Theory and Background

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


This chapter describes the theoretical concepts and background required to understand the new nature inspired optimization method based on the paradigm of chemical reactions.


Chemical reactions Chemistry Nature inspired optimization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leslie Astudillo
    • 1
  • Patricia Melin
    • 1
  • Oscar Castillo
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Graduate StudiesTijuana Institute of TechnologyTijuanaMexico

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