Computational Intelligence, Evolutionary Computing and Evolutionary Clustering Algorithms

This brief text presents a general guideline for writing advanced algorithms for solving engineering and data visualization problems. The book starts with an introduction to the concept of ...
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Evolutionary Algorithms

Pp. 24-44 (21)

Terje Kristensen

Abstract

The chapter describes different components of evolutionary algorithms and what is meant by mathematical optimization. In addition, genetic and evolutionary programming is defined.

Keywords:

Chromosome, Crossover, Cultural algorithms, Differential evolution, Fitness function, Genetic and evolutionary programming, Mutation, Reproduction, Selection.

Affiliation:

Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway.