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Probabilistic Model Building and Competent Genetic Programming
This paper describes probabilistic model building genetic programming (PM-BGP) developed based on the extended compact genetic algorithm (eCGA). Unlike traditional genetic programming, which useExpand
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Combating user fatigue in iGAs: partial ordering, support vector machines, and synthetic fitness
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This paper proposes a method to combat user fatigue by augmenting user evaluations with a synthetic fitness function. Expand
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Linkage Learning via Probabilistic Modeling in the Extended Compact Genetic Algorithm (ECGA)
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This chapter explores the relationship between the linkage-learning problem and that of learning probability distributions over multi-variate spaces. Expand
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Multiobjective hBOA, clustering, and scalability
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This paper describes a scalable algorithm for solving multiobjective decomposable problems by combining the hierarchical Bayesian optimization algorithm (hBOA) with the nondominated sorting genetic algorithm (NSGA-II) and clustering in the objective space. Expand
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Dependency Structure Matrix, Genetic Algorithms, and Effective Recombination
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This paper develops an automated dependency structure matrix clustering technique and utilizes it to design a model-building genetic algorithm that learns and delivers the problem structure. Expand
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Influence of selection and replacement strategies on linkage learning in BOA
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The Bayesian optimization algorithm (BOA) uses Bayesian networks to learn linkages between the decision variables of an optimization problem. Expand
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Evaluation-Relaxation Schemes for Genetic and Evolutionary Algorithms
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This study investigates one such class of efficiency-enhancement technique called evaluation relaxation. Expand
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Don't evaluate, inherit
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This paper studies fitness inheritance as an efficiency enhancement technique for genetic and evolutionary algorithms. Expand
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Tournament Selection: Stable Fitness Pressure in XCS
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This paper identifies problem properties in which performance of proportionate selection is impaired. Expand
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On the supply of building blocks
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This study addresses the issue of building-block supply in the initial population. Expand
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