Heuristic Techniques in Optimisation

  • Val Lowndes
  • Stuart BerryEmail author
Part of the Simulation Foundations, Methods and Applications book series (SFMA)


These approaches can be useful when the problem to be solved is large and/or complex, when a timely good solution is considered to be better than a late optimal solution.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of DerbyDerbyUK
  2. 2.College of Engineering and Technology, University of DerbyDerbyUK

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