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Exploiting Problem Structure in Combinatorial Landscapes: A Case Study on Pure Mathematics Application

@article{Xie2016ExploitingPS,
  title={Exploiting Problem Structure in Combinatorial Landscapes: A Case Study on Pure Mathematics Application},
  author={Xiao-Feng Xie and Zun-Jing Wang},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2016},
  volume={abs/1812.09421}
}
In this paper, we present a method using AI techniques to solve a case of pure mathematics applications for finding narrow admissible tuples. The original problem is formulated into a combinatorial optimization problem. In particular, we show how to exploit the local search structure to formulate the problem landscape for dramatic reductions in search space and for non-trivial elimination in search barriers, and then to realize intelligent search strategies for effectively escaping from local… 

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