Evolutionary Algorithms in Management Applications

Evolutionary Algorithms (EA) are powerful search and optimisation techniques inspired by the mechanisms of natural evolution. They imitate, on an abstract level, biological principles such as a population based approach, the inheritance of information, the variation of information via crossover/muta...

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Other Authors: Biethahn, Jörg (Editor), Nissen, Volker (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1995, 1995
Edition:1st ed. 1995
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Application to Bin Packing
  • A Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for the Two-Dimensional Guillotine Cutting Problem
  • 3 Applications in Trade
  • Facility Management of Distribution Centres for Vegetables and Fruits
  • Integrating Machine Learning and Simulated Breeding Techniques to Analyze the Characteristics of Consumer Go