Implementing Artificial Immune Systems for the Linear Ordering Problem

  • Pavel Krömer
  • Jan Platoš
  • Václav Snášel
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 188)


Linear Ordering Problem (LOP) is a well know NP-hard combinatorial optimization problem attractive for its complexity, rich library of test data, and variety of real world applications. This study investigates the bio-inspired Artificial Immune Systems (AIS) as a pure metaheuristic soft computing solver of the LOP. The well known LOP library LOLIB was used to compare the results obtained by AIS and other pure soft computing metaheuristics.


linear ordering problem artificial immune systems pure metaheuristics soft computing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pavel Krömer
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jan Platoš
    • 1
    • 2
  • Václav Snášel
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, FEECSVŠB – Technical University of OstravaOstravaCzech Republic
  2. 2.IT4Innovations, Center of ExcellenceVŠB – Technical University of OstravaOstravaCzech Republic

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