Autonomous Search by Youssef Hamadi, Eric Monfroy, Frédéric Saubion (auth.), PDF

By Youssef Hamadi, Eric Monfroy, Frédéric Saubion (auth.), Youssef Hamadi, Eric Monfroy, Frédéric Saubion (eds.)

ISBN-10: 3642214339

ISBN-13: 9783642214332

Decades of techniques in combinatorial challenge fixing have produced higher and extra advanced algorithms. those new tools are greater seeing that they could clear up higher difficulties and tackle new software domain names. also they are extra advanced this means that they're challenging to breed and infrequently more durable to fine-tune to the peculiarities of a given challenge. This final aspect has created a paradox the place effective instruments are out of succeed in of practitioners.

Autonomous seek (AS) represents a brand new study box outlined to exactly handle the above problem. Its significant power and originality consist within the indisputable fact that challenge solvers can now practice self-improvement operations in line with research of the performances of the fixing procedure -- together with non permanent reactive reconfiguration and long term development via self-analysis of the functionality, offline tuning and on-line regulate, and adaptive regulate and supervised regulate. independent seek "crosses the chasm" and gives engineers and practitioners with platforms which are in a position to autonomously self-tune their functionality whereas successfully fixing difficulties.

This is the 1st publication devoted to this subject, and it may be used as a reference for researchers, engineers, and postgraduates within the components of constraint programming, computing device studying, evolutionary computing, and suggestions keep watch over conception. After the editors' advent to self sustaining seek, the chapters are curious about tuning set of rules parameters, independent whole (tree-based) constraint solvers, self reliant keep an eye on in metaheuristics and heuristics, and destiny independent fixing paradigms.

Autonomous seek (AS) represents a brand new examine box outlined to exactly deal with the above problem. Its significant energy and originality consist within the undeniable fact that challenge solvers can now practice self-improvement operations according to research of the performances of the fixing method -- together with non permanent reactive reconfiguration and long term development via self-analysis of the functionality, offline tuning and on-line regulate, and adaptive keep an eye on and supervised keep watch over. self reliant seek "crosses the chasm" and offers engineers and practitioners with structures which are in a position to autonomously self-tune their functionality whereas successfully fixing difficulties.

This is the 1st ebook devoted to this subject, and it may be used as a reference for researchers, engineers, and postgraduates within the components of constraint programming, laptop studying, evolutionary computing, and suggestions regulate thought. After the editors' advent to self sustaining seek, the chapters are fascinated with tuning set of rules parameters, self reliant whole (tree-based) constraint solvers, self sufficient keep an eye on in metaheuristics and heuristics, and destiny self sustaining fixing paradigms.

This is the 1st booklet devoted to this subject, and it may be used as a reference for researchers, engineers, and postgraduates within the components of constraint programming, computer studying, evolutionary computing, and suggestions regulate idea. After the editors' creation to self reliant seek, the chapters are considering tuning set of rules parameters, self reliant entire (tree-based) constraint solvers, self reliant regulate in metaheuristics and heuristics, and destiny independent fixing paradigms.

This is the 1st e-book devoted to this subject, and it may be used as a reference for researchers, engineers, and postgraduates within the parts of constraint programming, laptop studying, evolutionary computing, and suggestions keep an eye on conception. After the editors' creation to self reliant seek, the chapters are considering tuning set of rules parameters, self sustaining entire (tree-based) constraint solvers, self sufficient regulate in metaheuristics and heuristics, and destiny self sufficient fixing paradigms.

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Ordinal and categorical vs. ordered variables. 2 offers an EA-specific illustration with commonly used parameters in both categories. From now on we will use the terms qualitative parameter and quantitative parameter. For both types of parameters the elements of the parameter’s domain are called parameter values and we instantiate a parameter by allocating a value to it. , the parame- 18 A. E. Eiben and S. K. a. a. a. 2: Three EA instances specified by the qualitative parameters representation, recombination, mutation, parent selection, survivor selection, and the quantitative parameters mutation rate (pm ), mutation step size (σ ), crossover rate (pc ), population size ( μ ), offspring size (λ ), and tournament size.

Commonly used names are nominal vs. ordinal and categorical vs. ordered variables. 2 offers an EA-specific illustration with commonly used parameters in both categories. From now on we will use the terms qualitative parameter and quantitative parameter. For both types of parameters the elements of the parameter’s domain are called parameter values and we instantiate a parameter by allocating a value to it. , the parame- 18 A. E. Eiben and S. K. a. a. a. 2: Three EA instances specified by the qualitative parameters representation, recombination, mutation, parent selection, survivor selection, and the quantitative parameters mutation rate (pm ), mutation step size (σ ), crossover rate (pc ), population size ( μ ), offspring size (λ ), and tournament size.

Hence, changing the present practice and using tuning algorithms widely would lead to improvements on a massive scale: large performance gains for a large group of researchers and practitioners. The overall aim of this chapter is to offer a thorough treatment of EA parameters and algorithms to tune them. This aim can be broken down into a number of technical objectives: 1. To discuss the notion of EA parameters and its relationship with the concepts of EAs and EA instances. 2. To consider the most important aspects of the parameter tuning problem.

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