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Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms Book
Author : Xin-She Yang
Publisher : Academic Press
Release : 2020-09-18
ISBN : 0128219890
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Nature-Inspired Optimization Algorithms, Second Edition provides an introduction to all major nature-inspired algorithms for optimization. The book's unified approach, balancing algorithm introduction, theoretical background and practical implementation, complements extensive literature with case studies to illustrate how these algorithms work. Topics include particle swarm optimization, ant and bee algorithms, simulated annealing, cuckoo search, firefly algorithm, bat algorithm, flower algorithm, harmony search, algorithm analysis, constraint handling, hybrid methods, parameter tuning and control, and multi-objective optimization. This book can serve as an introductory book for graduates, for lecturers in computer science, engineering and natural sciences, and as a source of inspiration for new applications. Discusses and summarizes the latest developments in nature-inspired algorithms with comprehensive, timely literature Provides a theoretical understanding and practical implementation hints Presents a step-by-step introduction to each algorithm Includes four new chapters covering mathematical foundations, techniques for solving discrete and combination optimization problems, data mining techniques and their links to optimization algorithms, and the latest deep learning techniques, background and various applications

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms Book
Author : Aditya Khamparia,Ashish Khanna,Nhu Gia Nguyen,Bao Le Nguyen
Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Release : 2021-02-08
ISBN : 3110676117
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book will focus on the involvement of data mining and intelligent computing methods for recent advances in Biomedical applications and algorithms of nature-inspired computing for Biomedical systems. The proposed meta heuristic or nature-inspired techniques should be an enhanced, hybrid, adaptive or improved version of basic algorithms in terms of performance and convergence metrics. In this exciting and emerging interdisciplinary area a wide range of theory and methodologies are being investigated and developed to tackle complex and challenging problems. Today, analysis and processing of data is one of big focuses among researchers community and information society. Due to evolution and knowledge discovery of natural computing, related meta heuristic or bio-inspired algorithms have gained increasing popularity in the recent decade because of their significant potential to tackle computationally intractable optimization dilemma in medical, engineering, military, space and industry fields. The main reason behind the success rate of nature inspired algorithms is their capability to solve problems. The nature inspired optimization techniques provide adaptive computational tools for the complex optimization problems and diversified engineering applications. Tentative Table of Contents/Topic Coverage: - Neural Computation - Evolutionary Computing Methods - Neuroscience driven AI Inspired Algorithms - Biological System based algorithms - Hybrid and Intelligent Computing Algorithms - Application of Natural Computing - Review and State of art analysis of Optimization algorithms - Molecular and Quantum computing applications - Swarm Intelligence - Population based algorithm and other optimizations

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms Book
Author : Vasuki A
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2020-05-31
ISBN : 1000076601
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Nature-Inspired Optimization Algorithms, a comprehensive work on the most popular optimization algorithms based on nature, starts with an overview of optimization going from the classical to the latest swarm intelligence algorithm. Nature has a rich abundance of flora and fauna that inspired the development of optimization techniques, providing us with simple solutions to complex problems in an effective and adaptive manner. The study of the intelligent survival strategies of animals, birds, and insects in a hostile and ever-changing environment has led to the development of techniques emulating their behavior. This book is a lucid description of fifteen important existing optimization algorithms based on swarm intelligence and superior in performance. It is a valuable resource for engineers, researchers, faculty, and students who are devising optimum solutions to any type of problem ranging from computer science to economics and covering diverse areas that require maximizing output and minimizing resources. This is the crux of all optimization algorithms. Features: Detailed description of the algorithms along with pseudocode and flowchart Easy translation to program code that is also readily available in Mathworks website for some of the algorithms Simple examples demonstrating the optimization strategies are provided to enhance understanding Standard applications and benchmark datasets for testing and validating the algorithms are included This book is a reference for undergraduate and post-graduate students. It will be useful to faculty members teaching optimization. It is also a comprehensive guide for researchers who are looking for optimizing resources in attaining the best solution to a problem. The nature-inspired optimization algorithms are unconventional, and this makes them more efficient than their traditional counterparts.

Nature Inspired Optimization for Image Processing

Nature Inspired Optimization for Image Processing Book
Author : Vasuki A
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2020-07-09
ISBN : 9780367255985
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms is a comprehensive book on the most popular optimization algorithms that are based on nature. It starts with an overview of optimization and goes from the classical to the latest swarm intelligence algorithm. Nature has a rich abundance of flora and fauna that inspired the development of nature inspired optimization techniques. The study of the intelligent survival strategies of animals, birds and insects in a hostile and ever-changing environment has led to the development of techniques emulating their behaviour. Nature provides us with simple solutions to complex problems in an effective and adaptive manner. This book is a valuable resource for engineers, researchers, faculty and students who are devising optimum solutions to any type of problem. The problems range from computer science to economics covering diverse areas that require maximizing output and minimizing resources and this is the crux of all optimization algorithms. The book is a lucid description of fifteen of the existing important optimization algorithms that are based on swarm intelligence and superior in performance. Features: Detailed description of the algorithms along with pseudocode and flowchart Easily translatable to program code that is also readily available in Mathworks website for some of the algorithms Simple examples to demonstrate the optimization strategies have been given wherever possible that makes understanding easier Standard applications and benchmark datasets for testing and validating the algorithms have been enumerated This book is a reference for under-graduate and post-graduate students. It will be useful to faculty members teaching the subject on optimization. It also a comprehensive guide for researchers who are looking for optimizing resources in attaining the best solution to a problem. The nature inspired optimization algorithms are unconventional and this makes them more efficient than their traditional counterparts.

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms for Fuzzy Controlled Servo Systems

Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms for Fuzzy Controlled Servo Systems Book
Author : Radu-Emil Precup,Radu-Codrut David
Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
Release : 2019-04-19
ISBN : 0128166061
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Nature-inspired Optimization Algorithms for Fuzzy Controlled Servo Systems explains fuzzy control in servo systems in a way that doesn't require any solid mathematical prerequisite. Analysis and design methodologies are covered, along with specific applications to servo systems and representative case studies. The theoretical approaches presented throughout the book are validated by the illustration of digital simulation and real-time experimental results. This book is a great resource for a wide variety of readers, including graduate students, engineers (designers, practitioners and researchers), and everyone who faces challenging control problems. Merges classical and modern approaches to fuzzy control Presents, in a unified structure, the essential aspects regarding fuzzy control in servo systems Explains notions of fuzzy set theory and fuzzy control to readers with limited experience

Nature inspired Metaheuristic Algorithms

Nature inspired Metaheuristic Algorithms Book
Author : Xin-She Yang
Publisher : Luniver Press
Release : 2010
ISBN : 1905986289
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Modern metaheuristic algorithms such as bee algorithms and harmony search start to demonstrate their power in dealing with tough optimization problems and even NP-hard problems. This book reviews and introduces the state-of-the-art nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithms in optimization, including genetic algorithms, bee algorithms, particle swarm optimization, simulated annealing, ant colony optimization, harmony search, and firefly algorithms. We also briefly introduce the photosynthetic algorithm, the enzyme algorithm, and Tabu search. Worked examples with implementation have been used to show how each algorithm works. This book is thus an ideal textbook for an undergraduate and/or graduate course. As some of the algorithms such as the harmony search and firefly algorithms are at the forefront of current research, this book can also serve as a reference book for researchers.

Nature Inspired Methods for Metaheuristics Optimization

Nature Inspired Methods for Metaheuristics Optimization Book
Author : Fouad Bennis,Rajib Kumar Bhattacharjya
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-01-17
ISBN : 3030264580
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book gathers together a set of chapters covering recent development in optimization methods that are inspired by nature. The first group of chapters describes in detail different meta-heuristic algorithms, and shows their applicability using some test or real-world problems. The second part of the book is especially focused on advanced applications and case studies. They span different engineering fields, including mechanical, electrical and civil engineering, and earth/environmental science, and covers topics such as robotics, water management, process optimization, among others. The book covers both basic concepts and advanced issues, offering a timely introduction to nature-inspired optimization method for newcomers and students, and a source of inspiration as well as important practical insights to engineers and researchers.

Metaheuristic Optimization Nature Inspired Algorithms Swarm and Computational Intelligence Theory and Applications

Metaheuristic Optimization  Nature Inspired Algorithms Swarm and Computational Intelligence  Theory and Applications Book
Author : Modestus O. Okwu,Lagouge K. Tartibu
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-11-13
ISBN : 3030611116
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book exemplifies how algorithms are developed by mimicking nature. Classical techniques for solving day-to-day problems is time-consuming and cannot address complex problems. Metaheuristic algorithms are nature-inspired optimization techniques for solving real-life complex problems. This book emphasizes the social behaviour of insects, animals and other natural entities, in terms of converging power and benefits. Major nature-inspired algorithms discussed in this book include the bee colony algorithm, ant colony algorithm, grey wolf optimization algorithm, whale optimization algorithm, firefly algorithm, bat algorithm, ant lion optimization algorithm, grasshopper optimization algorithm, butterfly optimization algorithm and others. The algorithms have been arranged in chapters to help readers gain better insight into nature-inspired systems and swarm intelligence. All the MATLAB codes have been provided in the appendices of the book to enable readers practice how to solve examples included in all sections. This book is for experts in Engineering and Applied Sciences, Natural and Formal Sciences, Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Nature Inspired Algorithms for Optimisation

Nature Inspired Algorithms for Optimisation Book
Author : Raymond Chiong
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2009-04-28
ISBN : 3642002668
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Nature-Inspired Algorithms have been gaining much popularity in recent years due to the fact that many real-world optimisation problems have become increasingly large, complex and dynamic. The size and complexity of the problems nowadays require the development of methods and solutions whose efficiency is measured by their ability to find acceptable results within a reasonable amount of time, rather than an ability to guarantee the optimal solution. This volume 'Nature-Inspired Algorithms for Optimisation' is a collection of the latest state-of-the-art algorithms and important studies for tackling various kinds of optimisation problems. It comprises 18 chapters, including two introductory chapters which address the fundamental issues that have made optimisation problems difficult to solve and explain the rationale for seeking inspiration from nature. The contributions stand out through their novelty and clarity of the algorithmic descriptions and analyses, and lead the way to interesting and varied new applications.

Nature Inspired Optimization for Electrical Power System

Nature Inspired Optimization for Electrical Power System Book
Author : Manjaree Pandit,Hari Mohan Dubey,Jagdish Chand Bansal
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-04-07
ISBN : 9811540047
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book presents a wide range of optimization methods and their applications to various electrical power system problems such as economical load dispatch, demand supply management in microgrids, levelized energy pricing, load frequency control and congestion management, and reactive power management in radial distribution systems. Problems related to electrical power systems are often highly complex due to the massive dimensions, nonlinearity, non-convexity and discontinuity associated with objective functions. These systems also have a large number of equality and inequality constraints, which give rise to optimization problems that are difficult to solve using classical numerical methods. In this regard, nature inspired optimization algorithms offer an effective alternative, due to their ease of use, population-based parallel search mechanism, non-dependence on the nature of the problem, and ability to accommodate non-differentiable, non-convex problems. The analytical model of nature inspired techniques mimics the natural behaviors and intelligence of life forms. These techniques are mainly based on evolution, swarm intelligence, ecology, human intelligence and physical science.

Nature Inspired Optimization Techniques for Image Processing Applications

Nature Inspired Optimization Techniques for Image Processing Applications Book
Author : Jude Hemanth,Valentina Emilia Balas
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2018-09-19
ISBN : 3319960024
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book provides a platform for exploring nature-inspired optimization techniques in the context of imaging applications. Optimization has become part and parcel of all computational vision applications, and since the amount of data used in these applications is vast, the need for optimization techniques has increased exponentially. These accuracy and complexity are a major area of concern when it comes to practical applications. However, these optimization techniques have not yet been fully explored in the context of imaging applications. By presenting interdisciplinary concepts, ranging from optimization to image processing, the book appeals to a broad readership, while also encouraging budding engineers to pursue and employ innovative nature-inspired techniques for image processing applications.

Harmony Search and Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms

Harmony Search and Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms Book
Author : Neha Yadav,Anupam Yadav,Jagdish Chand Bansal,Kusum Deep,Joong Hoon Kim
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2018-10-20
ISBN : 9789811307607
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The book covers different aspects of real-world applications of optimization algorithms. It provides insights from the Fourth International Conference on Harmony Search, Soft Computing and Applications held at BML Munjal University, Gurgaon, India on February 7–9, 2018. It consists of research articles on novel and newly proposed optimization algorithms; the theoretical study of nature-inspired optimization algorithms; numerically established results of nature-inspired optimization algorithms; and real-world applications of optimization algorithms and synthetic benchmarking of optimization algorithms.

Advanced Optimization by Nature Inspired Algorithms

Advanced Optimization by Nature Inspired Algorithms Book
Author : Omid Bozorg-Haddad
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2017-06-30
ISBN : 9811052212
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book, compiles, presents, and explains the most important meta-heuristic and evolutionary optimization algorithms whose successful performance has been proven in different fields of engineering, and it includes application of these algorithms to important engineering optimization problems. In addition, this book guides readers to studies that have implemented these algorithms by providing a literature review on developments and applications of each algorithm. This book is intended for students, but can be used by researchers and professionals in the area of engineering optimization.

Nature Inspired Algorithms and Applied Optimization

Nature Inspired Algorithms and Applied Optimization Book
Author : Xin-She Yang
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2017-10-08
ISBN : 3319676695
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book reviews the state-of-the-art developments in nature-inspired algorithms and their applications in various disciplines, ranging from feature selection and engineering design optimization to scheduling and vehicle routing. It introduces each algorithm and its implementation with case studies as well as extensive literature reviews, and also includes self-contained chapters featuring theoretical analyses, such as convergence analysis and no-free-lunch theorems so as to provide insights into the current nature-inspired optimization algorithms. Topics include ant colony optimization, the bat algorithm, B-spline curve fitting, cuckoo search, feature selection, economic load dispatch, the firefly algorithm, the flower pollination algorithm, knapsack problem, octonian and quaternion representations, particle swarm optimization, scheduling, wireless networks, vehicle routing with time windows, and maximally different alternatives. This timely book serves as a practical guide and reference resource for students, researchers and professionals.

Nature Inspired Computing for Data Science

Nature Inspired Computing for Data Science Book
Author : Minakhi Rout,Jitendra Kumar Rout,Himansu Das
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2019-11-26
ISBN : 3030338207
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book discusses the current research and concepts in data science and how these can be addressed using different nature-inspired optimization techniques. Focusing on various data science problems, including classification, clustering, forecasting, and deep learning, it explores how researchers are using nature-inspired optimization techniques to find solutions to these problems in domains such as disease analysis and health care, object recognition, vehicular ad-hoc networking, high-dimensional data analysis, gene expression analysis, microgrids, and deep learning. As such it provides insights and inspiration for researchers to wanting to employ nature-inspired optimization techniques in their own endeavors.

Introduction to Nature Inspired Optimization

Introduction to Nature Inspired Optimization Book
Author : George Lindfield,John Penny
Publisher : Academic Press
Release : 2017-08-10
ISBN : 0128036664
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Introduction to Nature-Inspired Optimization brings together many of the innovative mathematical methods for non-linear optimization that have their origins in the way various species behave in order to optimize their chances of survival. The book describes each method, examines their strengths and weaknesses, and where appropriate, provides the MATLAB code to give practical insight into the detailed structure of these methods and how they work. Nature-inspired algorithms emulate processes that are found in the natural world, spurring interest for optimization. Lindfield/Penny provide concise coverage to all the major algorithms, including genetic algorithms, artificial bee colony algorithms, ant colony optimization and the cuckoo search algorithm, among others. This book provides a quick reference to practicing engineers, researchers and graduate students who work in the field of optimization. Applies concepts in nature and biology to develop new algorithms for nonlinear optimization Offers working MATLAB® programs for the major algorithms described, applying them to a range of problems Provides useful comparative studies of the algorithms, highlighting their strengths and weaknesses Discusses the current state-of-the-field and indicates possible areas of future development

Fuzzy Logic Augmentation of Nature Inspired Optimization Metaheuristics

Fuzzy Logic Augmentation of Nature Inspired Optimization Metaheuristics Book
Author : Oscar Castillo,Patricia Melin
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2014-09-20
ISBN : 331910960X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book describes recent advances on fuzzy logic augmentation of nature-inspired optimization metaheuristics and their application in areas such as intelligent control and robotics, pattern recognition, time series prediction and optimization of complex problems. The book is organized in two main parts, which contain a group of papers around a similar subject. The first part consists of papers with the main theme of theoretical aspects of fuzzy logic augmentation of nature-inspired optimization metaheuristics, which basically consists of papers that propose new optimization algorithms enhanced using fuzzy systems. The second part contains papers with the main theme of application of optimization algorithms, which are basically papers using nature-inspired techniques to achieve optimization of complex optimization problems in diverse areas of application.

Nature Inspired Computation and Swarm Intelligence

Nature Inspired Computation and Swarm Intelligence Book
Author : Xin-She Yang
Publisher : Academic Press
Release : 2020-04-09
ISBN : 0128226099
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Nature-inspired computation and swarm intelligence have become popular and effective tools for solving problems in optimization, computational intelligence, soft computing and data science. Recently, the literature in the field has expanded rapidly, with new algorithms and applications emerging. Nature-Inspired Computation and Swarm Intelligence: Algorithms, Theory and Applications is a timely reference giving a comprehensive review of relevant state-of-the-art developments in algorithms, theory and applications of nature-inspired algorithms and swarm intelligence. It reviews and documents the new developments, focusing on nature-inspired algorithms and their theoretical analysis, as well as providing a guide to their implementation. The book includes case studies of diverse real-world applications, balancing explanation of the theory with practical implementation. Nature-Inspired Computation and Swarm Intelligence: Algorithms, Theory and Applications is suitable for researchers and graduate students in computer science, engineering, data science, and management science, who want a comprehensive review of algorithms, theory and implementation within the fields of nature inspired computation and swarm intelligence. Introduces nature-inspired algorithms and their fundamentals, including: particle swarm optimization, bat algorithm, cuckoo search, firefly algorithm, flower pollination algorithm, differential evolution and genetic algorithms as well as multi-objective optimization algorithms and others Provides a theoretical foundation and analyses of algorithms, including: statistical theory and Markov chain theory on the convergence and stability of algorithms, dynamical system theory, benchmarking of optimization, no-free-lunch theorems, and a generalized mathematical framework Includes a diversity of case studies of real-world applications: feature selection, clustering and classification, tuning of restricted Boltzmann machines, travelling salesman problem, classification of white blood cells, music generation by artificial intelligence, swarm robots, neural networks, engineering designs and others

Nature Inspired Metaheuristic Algorithms for Engineering Optimization Applications

Nature Inspired Metaheuristic Algorithms for Engineering Optimization Applications Book
Author : Serdar Carbas,Abdurrahim Toktas,Deniz Ustun
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2021-05-02
ISBN : 9813367733
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book engages in an ongoing topic, such as the implementation of nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithms, with a main concentration on optimization problems in different fields of engineering optimization applications. The chapters of the book provide concise overviews of various nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithms, defining their profits in obtaining the optimal solutions of tiresome engineering design problems that cannot be efficiently resolved via conventional mathematical-based techniques. Thus, the chapters report on advanced studies on the applications of not only the traditional, but also the contemporary certain nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithms to specific engineering optimization problems with single and multi-objectives. Harmony search, artificial bee colony, teaching learning-based optimization, electrostatic discharge, grasshopper, backtracking search, and interactive search are just some of the methods exhibited and consulted step by step in application contexts. The book is a perfect guide for graduate students, researchers, academicians, and professionals willing to use metaheuristic algorithms in engineering optimization applications.

Nature Inspired Optimization in Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Systems

Nature Inspired Optimization in Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Systems Book
Author : Ganesh M. Kakandikar,Dinesh G. Thakur
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2020-12-08
ISBN : 1000258386
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The manufacturing system is going through substantial changes and developments in light of Industry 4.0. Newer manufacturing technologies are being developed and applied. There is a need to optimize these techniques when applied in different circumstances with respect to materials, tools, product configurations, and process parameters. This book covers computational intelligence applied to manufacturing. It discusses nature-inspired optimization of processes and their design and development in manufacturing systems. It explores all manufacturing processes, at both macro and micro levels, and offers manufacturing philosophies. Nonconventional manufacturing, real industry problems and case studies, research on generative processes, and relevance of all this to Industry 4.0 is also included. Researchers, students, academicians, and industry professionals will find this reference title very useful.