Coupling ant colony systems with strong local searches

  title={Coupling ant colony systems with strong local searches},
  author={Luca Maria Gambardella and Roberto Montemanni and Dennis Weyland},
  journal={European Journal of Operational Research},
0377-2217/$ see front matter 2012 Elsevier B.V. A ⇑ Corresponding author. Tel.: +41 58 666 6667; fax E-mail addresses: (L.M. Gam (R. Montemanni), (D. Weyland). Ant colony system is a well known metaheuristic framework, and many efficient algorithms for different combinatorial optimization problems have been derived from this general framework. In this paper some directions for improving the original framework when a… CONTINUE READING
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