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This chapter deals with the fundamentals of the optimization. The concepts of stochastic optimization and how the stochastic optimization is advantageous over the deterministic approaches are described in Sect. 3.2. Heuristic and meta-heuristic optimization techniques are defined in Sect. 3.3, and it also presents various existing heuristic and meta-heuristic optimization techniques. The fundamentals of the swarm intelligence are given in Sect. 3.4. The applications of the swarm intelligence in various fields are also presented in this section.

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Kunche, P., Reddy, K.V.V.S. (2016). Heuristic and Meta-Heuristic Optimization. In: Metaheuristic Applications to Speech Enhancement. SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering(). Springer, Cham.

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