Journal Contents: International Journal of Applied Metaheuristic Computing (IJAMC)

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Volume 9 (2018)
Issue 1
Article 1
Penguins Search Optimization Algorithm for Community Detection in Complex Networks (pages 1-14)
Mohamed Guendouz (GeCoDe Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (GeCoDe Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Reda Mohamed Hamou (GeCoDe Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria)
Article 2
Comparative Study Between Two Swarm Intelligence Automatic Text Summaries: Social Spiders vs Social Bees (pages 15-39)
Mohamed Amine Boudia (GeCoDe Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Algeria), Reda Mohamed Hamou (GeCoDe Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (GeCoDe Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Algeria)
Article 3
A Metaheuristic Optimization Algorithm Inspired by the Effect of Sunlight on the Leaf Germination (pages 40-48)
Farzaneh Hosseini (Islamic Azad University, Qeshm International Branch, Qeshm, Iran), Marjan Kaedi (Department of Computer Engineering, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran)
Article 4
Efficient Job Scheduling in Computational Grid Systems Using Wind Driven Optimization Technique (pages 49-59)
Tarun Kumar Ghosh (Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Haldia Institute of Technology, West Bengal, India), Sanjoy Das (Department of Engineering & Technological Studies, Kalyani University, West Bengal, India)
Article 5
A Modified Bio Inspired: BAT Algorithm (pages 60-77)
Dharmpal Singh (CSE Department, JIS College of Engineering, Kalyani, India)
Article 6
Assessing Algorithmic Performance by Frontier Analysis: A DEA Approach (pages 78-94)
Jose Humberto Ablanedo-Rosas (University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA), Cesar Rego (University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, USA)
Volume 8 (2017)
Issue 1
Article 1
Metaheuristic Optimization of Constrained Large Portfolios using Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization (pages 1-23)
G. A. Vijayalakshmi Pai (Department of Computer Applications, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India), Thierry Michel (Tactical Asset Allocation and Overlay, Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) Limited, Paris, France)
Article 2
A Smart Structural Algorithm (SSA) Based on Infeasible Region to Solve Mixed Integer Problems (pages 24-44)
Mohammad Hassan Salmani (Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran), Kourosh Eshghi (Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran)
Article 3
Scalable Differential Evolutionary Clustering Algorithm for Big Data Using Map-Reduce Paradigm (pages 45-60)
Zakaria Benmounah (Computer Science Department, University of Constantine 2, Constantine, Algeria), Souham Meshoul (Computer Science Department, University of Constantine 2, Constantine, Algeria), Mohamed Batouche (Computer Science Department, University of Constantine 2, Constantine, Algeria)
Article 4
A Dual PSO-Adaptive Mean Shift for Preprocessing Optimization on Degraded Document Images (pages 61-76)
Aicha Eutamene (University of Constantine 2, Constantine, Algeria), Mohamed Khireddine Kholladi (Echahid Hamma Lakhdar University of El Oued, El Khroub, Algeria), Djamel Gaceb (M'Hamed Bougara University, Boumerdes, Algeria), Hacene Belhadef (University of Constantine 2, Constantine, Algeria)
Issue 2
Article 1
Routing in Wireless Mesh Networks based on Termites' Intelligence (pages 1-21)
Sharad Sharma (Department of Electronics & Communications Engineering, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India), Asha Malik (Department of Electronics & Communications Engineering, Panipat Institute of Engineering and Technology, Panipat, Haryana, India)
Article 2
Hybrid Wrapper/Filter Gene Selection Using an Ensemble of Classifiers and PSO Algorithm (pages 22-37)
Anouar Boucheham (Faculty of ISCA, Constantine 3 University, Constantine, Algeria), Mohamed Batouche (NTIC Faculty, Constantine 2 Abdelhamid Mehri University, Constantine, Algeria)
Article 3
Applicability of Cellular Automata in Cryptanalysis (pages 38-48)
Harsh Bhasin (School of Computer and System Science, Jawahar Lal Nehru University, New Delhi, India), Naved Alam (Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, India)
Article 4
A Bi-Criteria Hybrid Grey Wolf Approach for Parallel Machine Job Scheduling (pages 49-71)
Kawal Jeet (Department of Computer Science, D.A.V. College, Jalandhar, India), Renu Dhir (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Modified Sub-Population Based Heat Transfer Search Algorithm for Structural Optimization (pages 1-23)
Ghanshyam Tejani (RK University, Rajkot, India), Vimal Savsani (Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar, India), Vivek Patel (Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar, India)
Article 2
A Meta-Heuristic Model for Data Classification Using Target Optimization (pages 24-36)
Rabindra K. Barik (School of Computer Application, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Rojalina Priyadarshini (Department of Information Technology, C. V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, India), Nilamadhab Dash (Department of Information Technology, C. V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, India)
Article 3
Machine Learning for Texture Segmentation and Classification of Comic Image in SVG Compression (pages 37-52)
Ray-I Chang (Department of Engineering Science and Ocean Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan), Chung-Yuan Su (Department of Engineering Science and Ocean Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan), Tsung-Han Lin (Department of Engineering Science and Ocean Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan)
Article 4
A Hybrid Particle Swarm Optimization Method for Traveling Salesman Problem (pages 53-65)
Yong Wang (School of Renewable Energy, North China Electric University, Beijing, China), Ning Xu (School of Renewable Energy, North China Electric University, Beijing, China)
Issue 4
Special Issue on Bio-inspired Computing in Engineering Problem Solving
Guest Editorial Preface
Nilanjan Dey (Department of Information Technology, Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, India), Amira S. Ashour (Department of Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt & College of Computer and Information Technology, Taif University, Taif, Saudi Arabia), Suresh Chandra Satapathy (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, P.V.P.Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Vijayawada-520 007, Andhra Pradesh, India), Radha Tamal Goswami (Director, Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, India)
Article 1
Social Structure Discovery Using Genetic Algorithm (pages 1-26)
Saeed Nasehi Moghaddam (University of Zanjan, Zanjan, Iran), Mehdi Ghazanfari (Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran), Babak Teimourpour (Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran)
Article 2
Empirical Evaluation of Hill Climbing Algorithm (pages 27-40)
Manju Khari (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, India), Prabhat Kumar (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology Patna, Patna, India)
Article 3
Test Suite Optimization Using Chaotic Firefly Algorithm in Software Testing (pages 41-57)
Abhishek Pandey (School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India), Soumya Banerjee (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology Mesra, Ranchi, India)
Article 4
Moth-Flame Optimization Algorithm Based Multilevel Thresholding for Image Segmentation (pages 58-83)
Abdul Kayom Md Khairuzzaman (Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Silchar, Silchar, India), Saurabh Chaudhury (Department of Electrical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Silchar, Silchar, India)
Article 5
Optimization of Clustering in Wireless Sensor Networks Using Genetic Algorithm (pages 84-98)
Pritee Parwekar (Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences (ANITS), Visakhapatnam, India), Sireesha Rodda (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Visakhapatnam, India)
Article 6
A Hybrid GSA-K-Mean Classifier Algorithm to Predict Diabetes Mellitus (pages 99-112)
Rojalina Priyadarshini (School of Computer Science & Engineering, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Rabindra Kumar Barik (School of Computer Application, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Nilamadhab Dash (Department of Information Technology. C.V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, India), Brojo Kishore Mishra (Department of Information Technology, C. V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, India), Rachita Misra (Department of Information Technology, C. V. Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar, India)
Article 7
Design Optimization of Radar Absorbing Materials Using Particle Swarm Optimization (pages 113-132)
Kavya Kumari Sivakoti (Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences (ANITS), Visakhapatnam, India), Mamatha Basava (Naval Science and Technological Laboratory, Visakhapatnam, India), Rao Venkata Balaga (Naval Science and Technological Laboratory, Visakhapatnam, India), Balarama Murty Sannidhi (Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences (ANITS), Visakhapatnam, India)
Volume 7 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
Cooperative Parallel Metaheuristics based Penguin Optimization Search for Solving the Vehicle Routing Problem (pages 1-18)
Meryem Ammi (NTIC Faculty, Constantine 2 Abdelhamid Mehri University, Constantine, Algeria), Salim Chikhi (NTIC Faculty, Constantine 2 Abdelhamid Mehri University, Constantine, Algeria)
Article 2
Using Hybrid Classifiers to Conduct Intangible Assets Evaluation (pages 19-37)
Yu-Hsin Lu (Department of Accounting, Feng Chia University, Taichung, Taiwan), Yu-Cheng Lin (Department of Banking and Finance, National Chi Nan University, Nantou, Taiwan)
Article 3
Nephron Algorithm Optimization: Inspired of the Biologic Nephron Performance (pages 38-64)
Reza Behmanesh (Department of Industrial Engineering, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran)
Article 4
Error Optimization of Machine Vision based Tool Movement using a Hybrid CLONALG and PSO Algorithm (pages 65-78)
Prasant Kumar Mahapatra (Central Scientific Instruments Organization, Chandigarh, India), Anu Garg (Central Scientific Instruments Organization, Chandigarh, India), Amod Kumar (Central Scientific Instruments Organization, Chandigarh, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Performance Analysis of Multiple FEC Channel Coding Algorithms for Software Defined Radio Using Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (pages 1-15)
Nikhil Marriwala (Electronics and Communication Engineering Department, UIET, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, India), O. P. Sahu (Electronics and Communication Engineering Department, NIT Kurukshetra, Kurukshetra, India & Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, India), Anil Vohra (Electronics Science Department, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, India)
Article 2
A New Approach for Analyzing the Performance of the WiMAX Networks based on QoS Traffic Prediction Routing Protocol using Gene Expression Programming (pages 16-38)
J. Sangeetha (Department of Information Science and Engineering, PESIT, Banglaore, India), Keerthiraj Nagaraj (Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, PESIT, India), K. N. Balasubramanya Murthy (PES University, Bangalore, India), Ram P. Rustagi (Department of Information Science and Engineering, PESIT, Bangalore, India)
Article 3
An Adaptive Second Order Neural Network with Genetic-Algorithm-based Training (ASONN-GA) to Forecast the Closing Prices of the Stock Market (pages 39-57)
Sarat Chandra Nayak (Department Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology, Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Burla, India), Bijan Bihari Misra (Department of Information Technology, Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar, India), Himansu Sekhar Behera (Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Burla, India)
Article 4
Pe-DFA: Penguins Search Optimisation Algorithm for DNA Fragment Assembly (pages 58-70)
Youcef Gheraibia (Department of Computer Science and Mathematics, University of Mohammed Cherif Messaadia, Souk Ahras, Algeria and Department of Computer Science, University of Badji Mokhtar, Annaba, Algeria), Abdelouahab Moussaoui (Department of Computer Science, University of Ferhat Abaas, Setif, Algeria), Sohag Kabir (Department of Computer Science, University of Hull, Hull, UK), Smaine Mazouzi (Department of Computer Science, University of Skikda, Skikda, Algeria)
Issue 3
Article 1
Using Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) Algorithm in Nonlinear Regression Well Test Analysis and Its Comparison with Levenberg-Marquardt Algorithm (pages 1-23)
Meisam Adibifard (NIOC, IOR/EOR Research Institute, Tehran, Iran), Gholamreza Bashiri (NIOC, IOR/EOR Research Institute, Tehran, Iran), Emad Roayaei (NIOC, IOR/EOR Research Institute, Tehran, Iran), Mohammad Ali Emad (NIOC, IOR/EOR Research Institute, Tehran, Iran)
Article 2
Discrete Fireworks Algorithm for Single Machine Scheduling Problems (pages 24-35)
Mohamed Amine El Majdouli (Faculty of Sciences, Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco), Abdelhakim Ameur El Imrani (Faculty of Sciences, Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco)
Article 3
Using a Bio-Inspired Algorithm to Resolve the Multiple Sequence Alignment Problem (pages 36-55)
El-amine Zemali (University of Science and Technologies HouariBoumedienne (USTHB), Algiers, Algeria), Abdelmadjid Boukra (University of Science and Technology Houari Boumediene (USTHB), Algiers, Algeria)
Article 4
Protein Motif Comparator using PSO K-Means (pages 56-68)
Gowri R. (Department of Computer Science, Periyar University, Salem, India), Rathipriya R. (Department of Computer Science, Periyar University, Salem, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
A Novel Multiobjective Optimization for Cement Stabilized Soft Soil based on Artificial Bee Colony (pages 1-17)
Rahul Khandelwal (Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, CA, USA), J. Senthilnath (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India), S. N. Omkar (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India), Narendra Shivanath (SMEC India, Bangalore, India)
Article 2
Quantum Inspired Algorithm for a VRP with Heterogeneous Fleet Mixed Backhauls and Time Windows (pages 18-38)
Meryem Berghida (University of Jijel, Jijel, Algeria), Abdelmadjid Boukra (University of Science and Technology Houari Boumediene, Bab Ezzouar, Algeria)
Article 3
On the Value of Aspiration Criteria in Tabu Search (pages 39-49)
Lars Magnus Hvattum (Faculty of Logistics, Molde University College, Molde, Norway)
Article 4
Optimization of Small Wind Turbines using Genetic Algorithms (pages 50-65)
Mohammad Hamdan (Department of Computer Science, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan and MACS, Heriot-Watt University, Dubai, UAE), Mohammad Hassan Abderrazzaq (Department of Power Engineering, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Volume 6 (2015)
Issue 1
Article 1
Distributed Query Plan Generation using Ant Colony Optimization (pages 1-22)
T.V. Vijay Kumar (School of Computer and Systems Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India), Rahul Singh (School of Computer and Systems Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India), Amit Kumar (School of Computer and Systems Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India)
Article 2
Airfoil Topology Optimization using Teaching-Learning based Optimization (pages 23-34)
Dushhyanth Rajaram (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA), Himanshu Akhria (Department of Aeronautical Engineering, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, India), S. N. Omkar (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India)
Article 3
An Approximate Algorithm for Triangle TSP with a Four-Vertex-Three-Line Inequality (pages 35-46)
Yong Wang (School of Renewable Energy, North China Electric University, Beijing, China)
Article 4
Cutting Tool Crater Wear Measurement in Turning Using Chip Geometry and Genetic Programming (pages 47-60)
Mohammad Zadshakoyan (Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran), Vahid Pourmostaghimi (Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Local Search Approach to Solve a Financial Portfolio Design Problem (pages 1-17)
Fatima Zohra Lebbah (LITIO Laboratory, University of Oran, Oran, Algeria and Science and Techniques Preparatory School of Oran, Oran, Algeria), Yahia Lebbah (LITIO Laboratory, University of Oran, Oran, Algeria)
Article 2
Hybridizing Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm with Multi-Parent Crossover Operator (pages 18-32)
Amal Mahmoud Abunaser (Department of Computer Science, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Sawsan Alshattnawi (Department of Computer Science, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 3
New Genetic Operator (Jump Crossover) for the Traveling Salesman Problem (pages 33-44)
Hicham El Hassani (Laboratory of Computer Systems and Renewable Energy (LISER), Hassan II University, Casablanca, Morocco), Said Benkachcha (Laboratory of Computer Systems and Renewable Energy (LISER), Hassan II University, Casablanca, Morocco), Jamal Benhra (Laboratory of Computer Systems and Renewable Energy (LISER), Hassan II University, Casablanca, Morocco)
Article 4
Genetic Algorithm for Solving the Resource Constrained Project Scheduling Problem (pages 45-60)
Touihri Alaa (Faculty of Law, Economics and Management, University of Jendouba, Jendouba, Tunisia), Krichen Saoussen (Tunis Higher Institute of Management, University of Jendouba, Jendouba, Tunisia), Guitouni Adel (Peter B. Gustavson School of Business, University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada)
Issue 3
Article 1
An Efficient Adaptive Strategy for Melody Search Algorithm (pages 1-37)
Seyem Mohammad Ashrafi (Department of Civil Engineering, Islamic Azad University Roudehen Branch, Tehran, Iran), Noushin Emami Kourabbaslou (Department of Management, Payame Noor University, Tehran, Iran)
Article 2
Identification of Helicopter Dynamics based on Flight Data using Nature Inspired Techniques (pages 38-52)
S. N. Omkar (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India), Dheevatsa Mudigere (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India), J. Senthilnath (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India), M. Vijaya Kumar (Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India)
Article 3
Resolution of a Vehicle Routing Problem with Simultaneous Pickup and Delivery: A Cooperative Approach (pages 53-68)
Meryem Berghida (University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumedienne (USTHB), Algiers, Algeria), Abdelmadjid Boukra (University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumedienne (USTHB), Algiers, Algeria)
Article 4
Performance Enhancement of Differential Evolution by Incorporating Lévy Flight and Chaotic Sequence for the Cases of Satellite Images (pages 69-81)
Krishna Gopal Dhal (Department of Engineering and Technological Studies, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India), Md. Iqbal Quraishi (Department of Information Technology, Kalyani Government Engineering College, Kalyani, India), Sanjoy Das (Department of Engineering and Technological Studies, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
An OR Practitioner's Solution Approach for the Set Covering Problem (pages 1-13)
Yun Lu (Department of Mathematics, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA, USA), Francis J. Vasko (Department of Mathematics, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA, USA)
Article 2
Gene Clustering Using Metaheuristic Optimization Algorithms (pages 14-38)
P. K. Nizar Banu (Department of Computer Applications, B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai, India), S. Andrews (Department of Information Technology, Mahendra Engineering College, Mallasamudram, India)
Article 3
Bio-Inspired Techniques in the Clustering of Texts: Synthesis and Comparative Study (pages 39-68)
Reda Mohamed Hamou (GeCoDe Laboratory, Dr. Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Hadj Ahmed Bouarara (GeCoDe Laboratory, Dr. Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (GeCoDe Laboratory, Dr. Tahar Moulay University of Saïda, Saïda, Algeria)
Article 4
Multi-Objective Optimal Power Flow using BAT Search Algorithm with Unified Power Flow Controller for Minimization of Real Power Losses (pages 69-88)
B. Venkateswara Rao (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, India), G. V. Nagesh Kumar (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, India)
Volume 5 (2014)
Issue 1
Article 1
Evolutionary Approaches for the Extraction of Classification Rules (pages 1-19)
Sadjia Benkhider (Laboratory of Research on Artificial Intelligence, University of Sciences and Technology Algiers, Algiers, Algeria), Ahmed Riadh Baba-Ali (Laboratory LRPE, University of Sciences and Technology Algiers, Algiers, Algeria), Habiba Drias (Laboratory of Research on Artificial Intelligence, University of Sciences and Technology Algiers, Algiers, Algeria)
Article 2
AntMeshNet: An Ant Colony Optimization Based Routing Approach to Wireless Mesh Networks (pages 20-45)
Sharad Sharma (Department of Electronics & Communications Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India), Shakti Kumar (Computational Intelligence (CI) Lab, IST Klawad, Yamunanagar, Haryana, India), Brahmjit Singh (Department of Electronics & Communications Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India)
Article 3
Hybrid Intelligent Method for Association Rules Mining Using Multiple Strategies (pages 46-64)
Y. Djenouri (University of Algiers, Algiers, Algeria), H. Drias (University of Algiers, Algiers, Algeria), Z. Habbas (University of Lorraine, Metz, France)
Article 4
An Improved Ant-IS Algorithm for Intrusion Detection (pages 65-78)
Amal Miloud-Aouidate (University of Science and Technology Houari Boumediene, Algiers, Algeria), Ahmed Riadh Baba-Ali (University of Science and Technology Houari Boumediene, Algiers, Algeria)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Two-Phase Scheduling Method Combined to the Tabu Search for the DARP (pages 1-21)
Ali Lemouari (University of Jijel, Jijel, Algeria), Oualid Guemri (University of Jijel, Jijel, Algeria)
Article 2
Impacts of Scheduling Decisions Based On PSO Algorithm and Dispatching Rules on FMS Performances (pages 22-38)
Mehdi Souier (Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory of Tlemcen, University Of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria & Tlemcen Preparatory School of Economics, Tlemcen, Algeria), Zaki Sari (Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory of Tlemcen, University of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria)
Article 3
Intrusion Detection Using Fuzzy Meta-Heuristic Approaches (pages 39-53)
Bachir Bahamida (Laboratory of Research in Artificial Intelligence, Alger, Algeria), Dalila Boughaci (Laboratory of Research in Artificial Intelligence, Alger, Algeria)
Article 4
The Great Salmon Run Metaheuristic for Robust Shape and Size Design of Truss Structures with Dynamic Constraints (pages 54-79)
Ahmad Mozaffari (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Babol University of Technology, Babol, Iran), Mehrzad Ebrahimnejad (Department of Civil Engineering, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran)
Issue 3
Article 1
Exterior Path Relinking for Zero-One Optimization (pages 1-8)
Fred Glover (ECEE, School of Engineering & Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA)
Article 2
A Fuzzy Model with Thermodynamic Based Consequents and a Niching Swarm-Based Supervisor to Capture the Uncertainties of Damavand Power System (pages 9-22)
Ahmad Mozaffari (Systems Design Engineering Department, University of Waterloo, Kitchener, Canada), Moein Mohammadpour (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Babol University of Technology, Babol, Iran), Alireza Fathi (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Babol University of Technology, Babol, Iran), Mofid Gorji-Bandpy (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Babol University of Technology, Babol, Iran)
Article 3
Leafcutter Ant Colony Optimization Algorithm for Feature Subset Selection on Classifying Digital Mammograms (pages 23-43)
Abubacker Kaja Mohideen (Department of Applied Mathematics and Computational Sciences, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India), Kuttiannan Thangavel (Department of Computer Science, Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India)
Article 4
The Relationship between Metaheuristics Stopping Criteria and Performances: Cases of NSGA-II and MOPSO-CD for Sustainable Peach Fruit Design (pages 44-70)
Mohamed-Mahmoud Ould Sidi (UR 1115 Plantes et Systèmes de Culture Horticoles, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Avignon, France), Bénédicte Quilot-Turion (UR 1052 Génétique et Amélioration des Fruits et Légumes, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Montfavet, France), Abdeslam Kadrani (Mathematics and Operation Research, Institut National de Statistique et Economie Appliquée (INSEA), Rabat, Morocco), Michel Génard (UR 1115 Plantes et Systèmes de Culture Horticoles, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Avignon, France), Françoise Lescourret (UR 1115 Plantes et Systèmes de Culture Horticoles, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Avignon, France)
Issue 4
Article 1
Centroid Opposition-Based Differential Evolution (pages 1-25)
Shahryar Rahnamayan (Electrical, Computer, and Software Engineering Department, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada), Jude Jesuthasan (Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada), Farid Bourennani (Electrical, Computer, and Software Engineering Department, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada), Greg F. Naterer (Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Canada), Hojjat Salehinejad (Electrical, Computer, and Software Engineering Department, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada)
Article 2
Multiobjective Cuckoo Search for Anticipating the Enemy's Movements in the Battleground (pages 26-46)
Samiksha Goel (Department of Computer Science, Delhi University, Delhi, India), Arpita Sharma (Department of Computer Science, Delhi University, Delhi, India), V. K. Panchal (Defence and Terrain Research Laboratory, Defence and Research Development Organization, New Delhi, India)
Article 3
Nature-Inspired Metaheuristics for Automatic Multilevel Image Thresholding (pages 47-69)
Salima Ouadfel (Computer Science Department, University of Constantine 2, Nouvelle ville Ali Mendjeli, Constantine, Algeria), Souham Meshoul (Computer Science Department, University of Constantine 2, Nouvelle ville Ali Mendjeli, Constantine, Algeria)
Article 4
A Non-Permutation Flow Shop Manufacturing Cell Scheduling Problem with Part's Sequence Dependent Family Setup Times (pages 70-86)
Behzad Nikjo (Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran), Yaser Zarook (Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran)
Volume 4 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
IR with and without GA: Study the Effectiveness of the Developed Fitness Function on the Two Suggested Approaches (pages 1-20)
Ammar Al-Dallal (School of Information Systems Computing and Mathematics, Brunel University, West London, UK), Rasha S. Abdulwahab (Department of Computer Science, College of Information Technology, Ahlia University, Manama, Bahrain), Ramzi El-Haddadeh (Department of Business, School of Information Systems Computing and Mathematics, Brunel University, West London, UK)
Article 2
Passenger Train Delay Classification (pages 21-31)
Masoud Yaghini (Department of Railway Transportation Engineering, School of Railway Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran), Maryam Setayesh Sanai (Department of Railway Transportation Engineering, School of Railway Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran), Hossein Amin Sadrabady (Research and Training Center of Iranian Railways, Tehran, Iran)
Article 3
Feature Selection for Designing a Novel Differential Evolution Trained Radial Basis Function Network for Classification (pages 32-49)
Sanjeev Kumar Dash (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India), Aditya Prakash Dash (Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India), Satchidananda Dehuri (Department of Systems Engineering, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea), Sung-Bae Cho (Department of Computer Science, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea)
Article 4
The Strict Strong Coloring Based Graph Distribution Algorithm (pages 50-66)
Nousseiba Guidoum (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Constantine, Algeria), Meriem Bensouyad (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Constantine, Algeria), Djamel-Eddine Saïdouni (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Constantine, Algeria)
Article 5
GeneticTKM: A Hybrid Clustering Method Based on Genetic Algorithm, Tabu Search and K-Means (pages 67-77)
Masoud Yaghini (Department of Rail Transportation Engineering, School of Railway Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran), Nasim Gereilinia (Department of Rail Transportation Engineering, School of Railway Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran)
Issue 2
Article 1
ANN-RBF Hybrid Model for Spatiotemporal Estimation of Monthly Precipitation Case Study: Ardabil Plain (pages 1-16)
Vahid Nourani (Department of Water Resources Engineering, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran), Ehsan Entezari (Department of Water Resources Engineering, Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran), Peyman Yousefi (Department of Water Resources Engineering, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran)
Article 2
A Genetic Algorithm for the Parallel Machine Scheduling Problem with Consumable Resources (pages 17-30)
Fayçal Belkaid (Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory of Tlemcen, University of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria), Zaki Sari (Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory of Tlemcen, University of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria), Mehdi Souier (Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory of Tlemcen, University of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria, & Tlemcen Preparatory School of Economics, Tlemcen, Algeria)
Article 3
Models and Solutions for Truck and Trailer Routing Problems: An Overview (pages 31-43)
Isis Torres Pérez (Department of Software Engineering, Polytechnic University José Antonio Echeverría (ISPJAE), Havana, Cuba), José Luis Verdegay (Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (DECSAI), University of Granada (UGR), Granada, Spain), Carlos Cruz Corona (Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (DECSAI), University of Granada (UGR), Granada, Spain), Alejandro Rosete Suárez (Department of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Systems (DIAISI), Polytechnic University José Antonio Echeverría (ISPJAE), Havana, Cuba)
Article 4
Using Hybrid ARIMAX-ANN Model for Simulating Rainfall - Runoff - Sediment Process Case Study: Aharchai Basin, Iran (pages 44-60)
Vahid Nourani (Department of Water Resources Engineering, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran), Samira Roumianfar (Department of Water Resources Engineering, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran), Elnaz Sharghi (Department of Water Resources Engineering, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran)
Issue 3
Article 1
Hybridizing Harmony Search Algorithm with Multi-Parent Crossover to Solve Real World Optimization Problems (pages 1-14)
Iyad Abu Doush (Computer Science Department, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Faisal Alkhateeb (Computer Science Department, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Eslam Al Maghayreh (Computer Science Department, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Mohammed Azmi Al-Betar (Department of Information Technology, Al-Huson University College, Al-Balqa Applied University, Irbid, Jordan), Basima Hani F. Hasan (Computer Science Department, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 2
A New Meta-Heuristic Based on Social Bees for Detection and Filtering of Spam (pages 15-33)
Reda Mohamed Hamou (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of SAÏDA, Saida, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of SAÏDA, Saida, Algeria), Amine Boudia (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Dr. Moulay Tahar University of SAÏDA, Saida, Algeria)
Article 3
A New Approach in Short-Term Prediction of the Electrical Charge with Regression Models A Case Study (pages 34-46)
Farhad Soleimanian Gharehchopoghi (Computer Engineering Department, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, West Azerbaijan, Iran), Freshte Dabaghchi Mokri (Computer Engineering Department, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, West Azerbaijan, Iran), Maryam Molany (Computer Engineering Department, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, West Azerbaijan, Iran)
Article 4
An Efficient Ant Colony Instance Selection Algorithm for KNN Classification (pages 47-64)
Amal Miloud-Aouidate (University of Science and Technology, Houari Boumediene, Bab Ezzouar Algiers, Algeria), Ahmed Riadh Baba-Ali (University of Science and Technology, Houari Boumediene, Bab Ezzouar Algiers, Algeria)
Article 5
A Modified Ant Colony Algorithm to the P| Prec| Cmax Scheduling Problem: A Comparative Study (pages 65-74)
Mohamed Messaoudi-Ouchene (LAMDA-RO Laboratory, Mathematics Department, Faculty of Science, University Saad Dahlab of Blida, Blida, Algeria), Ali Derbala (LAMDA-RO Laboratory, Mathematics Department, Faculty of Science, University Saad Dahlab of Blida, Blida, Algeria)
Issue 4
Article 1
Core-Based GRASP for Delay-Constrained Group Communications (pages 1-22)
Zrinka Lukač (Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia), Manuel Laguna (Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA)
Article 2
A State-of-the-Art Review of Artificial Bee Colony in the Optimization of Single and Multiple Criteria (pages 23-45)
B. S. P. Mishra (School of Computer Engineering, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India), S. Dehuri (Department of Systems Engineering, Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea), G.-N. Wang (Department of Industrial Engineering, Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea)
Article 3
Optimal Arrangement of Thermoelectric Modules for Recovering the Waste Heat of Damavand Power Plant using Mutable Smart Bee and Neuro-Fuzzy System (pages 46-62)
Pendar Samadian (AAA Linen Co., London, UK), Ahmad Mozaffari (Babol University of Technology, Babol, Iran), Ali Goudarzi (Babol University of Technology, Babol, Iran), Alireza Rezania (Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark), Lasse Rosendahl (Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark)
Article 4
Optimal Photovoltaic System Design with Multi-Objective Optimization (pages 63-89)
Amin Ibrahim (University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada), Farid Bourennani (University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada), Shahryar Rahnamayan (University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada), Greg F. Naterer (Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Canada)
Volume 3 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
Probabilistic Harmony Search (pages 1-14)
Mahamed G. H. Omran (Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait), Ayed Salman (Kuwait University, Kuwait), Salah al-Sharhan (Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait), Fadi Deeb (Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait)
Article 2
Generating Test Case for Object-Oriented Software Using Genetic Algorithm and Mutation Testing Method (pages 15-23)
Yamina Mohamed Ben Ali (University of Badji Mokhtar, Algeria), Fatma Benmaiza (University of Badji Mokhtar, Algeria)
Article 3
A Generalized Graph Strict Strong Coloring Algorithm (pages 24-33)
Mourad Bouzenada (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Algeria), Meriem Bensouyad (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Algeria), Nousseiba Guidoum (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Algeria), Ahmed Reghioua (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Algeria), Djamel-eddine Saïdouni (MISC Laboratory, University Mentouri Constantine, Algeria)
Article 4
Reinforcement Learning for Improving Gene Identification Accuracy by Combination of Gene-Finding Programs (pages 34-47)
Peng-Yeng Yin (National Chi Nan University, Taiwan), Shyong Jian Shyu (Ming Chuan University, Taiwan), Shih-Ren Yang (Ming Chuan University, Taiwan), Yu-Chung Chang (Ming Chuan University, Taiwan)
Article 5
Scheduling Cellular Manufacturing Systems Using ACO and GA (pages 48-64)
Mohammad T. Taghavifard (Allameh Tabataba’i University, Iran)
Issue 2
Article 1
Utilizing the Modified Self-Adaptive Differential Evolution Algorithm in Dynamic Cellular Manufacturing System (pages 1-17)
Mohammad Hassannezhad (Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy), Nikbakhsh Javadian (Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Iran)
Article 2
A Survey of Ant Colony Optimization Algorithms for Telecommunication Networks (pages 18-32)
Ilham Benyahia (Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada)
Article 3
Multivariate Adaptive Regression Spline and Least Square Support Vector Machine for Prediction of Undrained Shear Strength of Clay (pages 33-42)
Pijush Samui (Vellore Institute of Technology University, India), Pradeep Kurup (University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA)
Article 4
A DIMMA-Based Memetic Algorithm for 0-1 Multidimensional Knapsack Problem Using DOE Approach for Parameter Tuning (pages 43-55)
Masoud Yaghini (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Mohsen Momeni (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Mohammadreza Sarmadi (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran)
Article 5
Test Data Generation Based on Test Path Discovery Using Intelligent Water Drop (pages 56-74)
Praveen Ranjan Srivastava (Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India), Amitkumar Patel (Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India), Kunal Patel (Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India), Prateek Vijaywargiya (Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
G-HABC Algorithm for Training Artificial Neural Networks (pages 1-19)
Habib Shah (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia), Rozaida Ghazali (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn, Malaysia), Nazri Mohd Nawi (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn, Malaysia), Mustafa Mat Deris (Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia)
Article 2
Artificial Neural Network Simulated Elman Models for Predicting Shelf Life of Processed Cheese (pages 20-32)
Sumit Goyal (National Dairy Research Institute, India), Gyanendra Kumar Goyal (National Dairy Research Institute, India)
Article 3
The Position of Rough Set in Soft Set: A Topological Approach (pages 33-48)
Tutut Herawan (Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Malaysia)
Article 4
Comparing LR, GP, BPN, RBF and SVR for Self-Learning Pattern Matching in WSN Indoor Localization (pages 49-62)
Ray-I Chang (National Taiwan University, Taiwan), Chi-Cheng Chuang (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
Issue 4
Article 1
Round-Table Group Optimization for Sequencing Problems (pages 1-24)
Xiao-Feng Xie (The Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA)
Article 2
Risk Budgeted Portfolio Optimization Using an Extended Ant Colony Optimization Metaheuristic (pages 25-42)
G. A. Vijayalakshmi Pai (Department of Computer Applications, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India)
Article 3
A Filter-and-Fan Metaheuristic for the 0-1 Multidimensional Knapsack Problem (pages 43-63)
Mahdi Khemakhem (LOGIQ – ISGI, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Boukthir Haddar (LOGIQ – ISGI, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Khalil Chebil (LOGIQ – ISGI, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Saïd Hanafi (LAMIH, University of Valenciennes, Valenciennes, France)
Article 4
SODAC: A Simulation-Based Tool for the Optimal Design of Analog Circuits (pages 64-83)
Amin Sallem (LETI-ENIS, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Mourad Fakhfakh (LETI-ENIS, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia), Esteban Tlelo-Cuautle (Department of Electronics, Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, Tonantzintla, Puebla, Mexico), Mourad Loulou (LETI-ENIS, University of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia)
Volume 2 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 1
Discrete Artificial Bee Colony Optimization Algorithm for Financial Classification Problems (pages 1-17)
Yannis Marinakis (Technical University of Crete, Greece), Magdalene Marinaki (Technical University of Crete, Greece), Nikolaos Matsatsinis (Technical University of Crete, Greece), Constantin Zopounidis (Technical University of Crete, Greece)
Article 2
Adaptive Non-Uniform Particle Swarm Application to Plasmonic Design (pages 18-28)
Sameh Kessentini (University of Technology of Troyes, France), Dominique Barchiesi (University of Technology of Troyes, France), Thomas Grosges (University of Technology of Troyes, France), Laurence Giraud-Moreau (University of Technology of Troyes, France), Marc Lamy de la Chapelle (University of Paris XIII, France)
Article 3
An Ant Colony System Algorithm for the Hybrid Flow-Shop Scheduling Problem (pages 29-43)
Safa Khalouli (University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France), Fatima Ghedjati (University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France), Abdelaziz Hamzaoui (University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France)
Article 4
Discrete Particle Swarm Optimization for the Multi-Level Lot-Sizing Problem (pages 44-57)
Laurent Deroussi (Blaise Pascal University, Clermont-Ferrand II, France), David Lemoine (Ecole des Mines de Nantes, France)
Article 5
New Evolutionary Algorithm Based on 2-Opt Local Search to Solve the Vehicle Routing Problem with Private Fleet and Common Carrier (pages 58-82)
Jalel Euchi (University of Sfax, Tunisia), Habib Chabchoub (University of Sfax, Tunisia), Adnan Yassine (University of Le Havre, France)
Issue 2
Article 1
Scatter Search Applied to the Vehicle Routing Problem with Simultaneous Delivery and Pickup (pages 1-20)
Gladys Maquera (Universidad Peruana Unión, Peru), Manuel Laguna (University of Colorado, USA), Dan Abensur Gandelman (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil), Annibal Parracho Sant’Anna (Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brasil)
Article 2
Management of Bus Driver Duties Using Data Mining (pages 21-50)
Walid Moudani (Lebanese University, Lebanon), Félix Mora-Camino (Ecole Nationale de l’Aviation Civile, France)
Article 3
A New Approach to Associative Classification Based on Binary Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization (pages 51-73)
Madhabananda Das (KIIT University, India), Rahul Roy (KIIT University, India), Satchidananda Dehuri (Fakir Mohan University, India), Sung-Bae Cho (Yonsei University, Korea)
Article 4
DIMMA-Implemented Metaheuristics for Finding Shortest Hamiltonian Path Between Iranian Cities Using Sequential DOE Approach for Parameters Tuning (pages 74-92)
Masoud Yaghini (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Mohsen Momeni (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Mohammadreza Sarmadi (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran)
Issue 3
Article 1
Vector Evaluated and Objective Switching Approaches of Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm (ABC) for Multi-Objective Design Optimization of Composite Plate Structures (pages 1-26)
S. N. Omkar (Indian Institute of Science, India), G. Narayana Naik (Indian Institute of Science, India), Kiran Patil (Indian Institute of Science, India), Mrunmaya Mudigere (Indian Institute of Science, India)
Article 2
Parallel Scatter Search Algorithms for Exam Timetabling (pages 27-44)
Nashat Mansour (Lebanese American University, Lebanon), Ghia Sleiman-Haidar (Lebanese American University, Lebanon)
Article 3
Dynamic Assignment of Crew Reserve in Airlines (pages 45-68)
Walid Moudani (Lebanese University, Lebanon), Félix Mora-Camino (Ecole Nationale de l’Aviation Civile (ENAC–DGAC), France)
Article 4
Extraction of Target User Group from Web Usage Data Using Evolutionary Biclustering Approach (pages 69-79)
R. Rathipriya (Periyar University, India), K. Thangavel (Periyar University, India), J. Bagyamani (Government Arts College, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Pseudo-Cut Strategies for Global Optimization (pages 1-12)
Fred Glover (OptTek Systems, Inc., USA), Leon Lasdon (The University of Texas at Austin, USA), John Plummer (Texas State University, USA), Abraham Duarte (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Rafael Marti (Universidad de Valencia, Spain), Manuel Laguna (University of Colorado, USA), Cesar Rego (University of Mississippi, USA)
Article 2
A Hybrid Simulated Annealing and Simplex Method for Fixed-Cost Capacitated Multicommodity Network Design (pages 13-28)
Masoud Yaghini (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Mohammad Karimi (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Mohadeseh Rahbar (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Rahim Akhavan (Kermanshah University of Technology, Kermanshah, Iran)
Article 3
A Hybrid Meta-Heuristic Algorithm for Dynamic Spectrum Management in Multiuser Systems: Combining Simulated Annealing and Non-Linear Simplex Nelder-Mead (pages 29-40)
Hernan X. Cordova (Free University of Brussels, Belgium), Leo Van Biesen (Free University of Brussels, Belgium)
Article 4
A Novel Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Multi-Objective Combinatorial Optimization Problem (pages 41-57)
Rahul Roy (KIIT University, India), Satchidananda Dehuri (Fakir Mohan University, India), Sung Bae Cho (Yonsei University, South Korea)
Volume 1 (2010)
Issue 1
Article 1
Metaheuristic Search with Inequalities and Target Objectives for Mixed Binary Optimization Part I: Exploiting Proximity (pages 1-15)
Fred Glover (OptTek Systems, Inc., USA), Saïd Hanafi (Universite de Valenciennes, France)
Article 2
A New Multiagent Algorithm for Dynamic Continuous Optimization (pages 16-38)
Julien Lepagnot (Université de Paris 12, France), Amir Nakib (Université de Paris 12, France), Hamouche Oulhadj (Université de Paris 12, France), Patrick Siarry (Université de Paris 12, France)
Article 3
A Reinforcement Learning - Great-Deluge Hyper-Heuristic for Examination Timetabling (pages 39-59)
Ender Özcan (University of Nottingham, UK), Mustafa Misir (Yeditepe University, Turkey), Gabriela Ochoa (University of Nottingham, UK), Edmund K. Burke (University of Nottingham, UK)
Article 4
A Survey on Evolutionary Instance Selection and Generation (pages 60-92)
Joaquín Derrac (University of Granada, Spain), Salvador García (University of Jaén, Spain), Francisco Herrera (University of Granada, Spain)
Article 5
Theorems Supporting r-flip Search for Pseudo-Boolean Optimization (pages 93-109)
Bahram Alidaee (University of Mississippi, USA), Gary Kochenberger (University of Colorado Denver, USA), Haibo Wang (Texas A&M International University, USA)
Article 6
A Sociopsychological Perspective on Collective Intelligence in Metaheuristic Computing (pages 110-128)
Yingxu Wang (University of Calgary, Canada)
Issue 2
Article 1
Metaheuristic Search with Inequalities and Target Objectives for Mixed Binary Optimization – Part II: Exploiting Reaction and Resistance (pages 1-17)
Fred Glover (OptTek Systems, Inc., USA), Saïd Hanafi (University of Lille -Nord de France, UVHC, and LAMIH, France)
Article 2
Improving Switched Current Sigma Delta Modulators' Performances via the Particle Swarm Optimization Technique (pages 18-33)
M. Fakhfakh (University of Sfax, Tunisia), S. Masmoudi (University of Sfax, Tunisia), Y. Cooren (University of Paris, France), M. Loulou (University of Sfax, Tunisia), P. Siarry (University of Paris, France)
Article 3
A Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Optimization of Two-dimensional Cutting-Stock Problem (pages 34-49)
Ahmed Mellouli (University of Sfax, Tunisia), Faouzi Masmoudi (University of Sfax, Tunisia), Imed Kacem (University Paul Verlaine - Metz, LITA, France), Mohamed Haddar (University of Sfax, Tunisia)
Article 4
A Rigorous Analysis of the Harmony Search Algorithm: How the Research Community can be Misled by a “Novel” Methodology (pages 50-60)
Dennis Weyland (Istituto Dalle Molle di Studi sull’Intelligenza Artificiale (IDSIA), Switzerland)
Issue 3
Article 1
Stochastic Learning for SAT- Encoded Graph Coloring Problems (pages 1-19)
Noureddine Bouhmala (Vestfold University College, Norway), Ole-Christoffer Granmo (University of Agder, Norway)
Article 2
A Reinforced Tabu Search Approach for 2D Strip Packing (pages 20-36)
Giglia Gómez-Villouta (Université d’Angers, France), Jean-Philippe Hamiez (Université d’Angers, France), Jin-Kao Hao (Université d’Angers, France)
Article 3
The Analysis of Zero Inventory Drift Variants Based on Simple and General Order-Up-To Policies (pages 37-52)
Jianing He (South China Normal University, China), Haibo Wang (Texas A&M International University, USA)
Article 4
Page Number and Graph Treewidth (pages 53-58)
Li Xianglu (Zhongyuan University of Technology, China)
Article 5
Movement Strategies for Multi-Objective Particle Swarm Optimization (pages 59-79)
S. Nguyen (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand), V. Kachitvichyanukul (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand)
Issue 4
Article 1
A Study of Tabu Search for Coloring Random 3-Colorable Graphs Around the Phase Transition (pages 1-24)
Jean-Philippe Hamiez (Université d’Angers/LERIA, France), Jin-Kao Hao (Université d’Angers, France), Fred W. Glover (OptTek Systems Inc., USA)
Article 2
BDD-Based Synthesis of Reversible Logic (pages 25-41)
Robert Wille (University of Bremen, Germany), Rolf Drechsler (University of Bremen, Germany)
Article 3
A Metaheuristic Approach to the Graceful Labeling Problem (pages 42-56)
Houra Mahmoudzadeh (Sharif University of Technology, Iran), Kourosh Eshghi (Sharif University of Technology, Iran)
Article 4
DIMMA: A Design and Implementation Methodology for Metaheuristic Algorithms - A Perspective from Software Development (pages 57-74)
Masoud Yaghini (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran), Rahim Akhavan (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran)
Article 5
Research Commentary: Survival of the Fittest Algorithm or the Novelest Algorithm? (pages 75-79)
Zong Woo Geem (iGlobal University, USA)