Brain Storm Optimization Algorithm

  • Yuhui Shi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6728)


Human being is the most intelligent animal in this world. Intuitively, optimization algorithm inspired by human being creative problem solving process should be superior to the optimization algorithms inspired by collective behavior of insects like ants, bee, etc. In this paper, we introduce a novel brain storm optimization algorithm, which was inspired by the human brainstorming process. Two benchmark functions were tested to validate the effectiveness and usefulness of the proposed algorithm.


Optimization Brainstorming Process Brain Storm Optimization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuhui Shi
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  1. 1.Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool UniversitySuzhouChina

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