Ant colony

Known as: Colony (disambiguation), Ant nests, Polydomy 
An ant colony, also called a formicary, is the basic family unit around which ants organize their lifecycle. Ant colonies are eusocial, and are very… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Swarm intelligence is a research branch that models the population of interacting agents or swarms that are able to self-organize… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
In this paper we apply the concept of parallel processing to enhance the performance of the Ant Colony System algorithm. New… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
An aboundant literature on vehicle routing problems is available. However, most of the work deals with static problems, where all… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A mobile ad-hoc network (MANET) is a collection of mobile nodes which communicate over radio. These kind of networks are very… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In this paper, an ant colony system (ACS)-based optimization approach is proposed for the enhancement of hydroelectric generation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We describe an artificial ant colony capable of solving the traveling salesman problem (TSP). Ants of the artificial colony are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This paper introduces ant colony system (ACS), a distributed algorithm that is applied to the traveling salesman problem (TSP… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This paper introduces ant colony system (ACS), a distributed algorithm that is applied to the traveling salesman problem (TSP… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
This paper describes a form of dynamical computational system--4he ant colony---and presents an ant colony model for continuous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Ants colonies exhibit very interesting behaviours: even if a single ant only has simple capabilities, the behaviour of a whole… (More)
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