# Human behaviour in the Euclidean Travelling Salesperson Problem: Computational modelling of heuristics and figural effects

@article{Kyritsis2018HumanBI, title={Human behaviour in the Euclidean Travelling Salesperson Problem: Computational modelling of heuristics and figural effects}, author={Markos Kyritsis and Stephen R. Gulliver and Eva Feredoes and Shahab Ud Din}, journal={Cognitive Systems Research}, year={2018}, volume={52}, pages={387-399} }

Abstract The Travelling Salesperson Problem (TSP) describes a situation where an imaginary individual wishes to visit multiple cities once before returning to his/her own city. This type of problem is known as a nondeterministic polynomial (NP) hard problem, since the factorial number of solutions results in it being impractical to solve using exhaustive processing. Interestingly, when presented as a Euclidean graph (i.e., ETSP), humans identify near optimal solutions almost effortlessly…

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