On The Design of Genetic Algorithms for Geographical Applications

@inproceedings{Dijk1999OnTD,
  title={On The Design of Genetic Algorithms for Geographical Applications},
  author={Steven van Dijk and Dirk Thierens and Mark de Berg},
  booktitle={GECCO},
  year={1999}
}
In many geographical optimization problems, the linkage (which determines the structure of building blocks) is determined by the spatial relationships between the components of a solution. Therefore the linkage can be identi ed easily, unlike in most other problems. Based on this observation, we develop a hybrid GA that uses a geometrically local optimiser one that computes good solutions to subproblems that are local in the geometric sense. One of the main advantages of our method is that it… CONTINUE READING

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