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Ant colony optimization algorithms

Known as: Ant system, Ant colony optimization, Ant colony optimisation 
In computer science and operations research, the ant colony optimization algorithm (ACO) is a probabilistic technique for solving computational… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Ant Colony Optimization (ACO) is a metaheuristic that is inspired by the pheromone trail laying and following behavior of some… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Ant Colony Optimization (ACO) is a stochastic local search method that has been inspired by the pheromone trail laying and… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In this paper we present an extension of ant colony optimization (ACO) to continuous domains. We show how ACO, which was… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The introduction of ant colony optimization (ACO) and to survey its most notable applications are discussed. Ant colony… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Research on a new metaheuristic for optimization is often initially focused on proof-of-concept applications. It is only after… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract This research applies the meta-heuristic method of ant colony optimization (ACO) to an established set of vehicle… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The field of ACO algorithms is very lively, as testified, for example, by the successful biannual workshop (ANTS—From Ant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The paper proposes an algorithm for data mining called Ant-Miner (ant-colony-based data miner). The goal of Ant-Miner is to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
An ant colony optimization approach (ACO) for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem (RCPSP) is presented… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Recently, a number of algorithms inspired by the foraging behavior of ant colonies have been applied to the solution of difficult… Expand
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