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International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications(IJISA)

ISSN: 2074-904X (Print), ISSN: 2074-9058 (Online)

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IJISA Vol.6, No.4, Mar. 2014

The Conception of the New Agent-Based Platform for Modeling and Implementation of Parallel Evolutionary Algorithms

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Author(s)

Sara Sabba, Salim Chikhi

Index Terms

Evolutionary Algorithm, Combinatorial Problems, Agent-Based Software, Ontology, Parallelization Strategies, JADE Framework

Abstract

Evolutionary algorithms (EAs) are a range of problem-solving techniques based on mechanisms inspired by biological evolution. Nowadays, EAs have proven their ability and effectiveness to solve combinatorial problems. However, these methods require a considerable time of calculation. To overcome this problem, several parallelization strategies have been proposed in the literature. In this paper, we present a new parallel agent-based EC framework for solving numerical optimization problems in order to optimize computation time and solutions quality.

Cite This Paper

Sara Sabba, Salim Chikhi,"The Conception of the New Agent-Based Platform for Modeling and Implementation of Parallel Evolutionary Algorithms", International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications(IJISA), vol.6, no.4, pp.11-25, 2014. DOI: 10.5815/ijisa.2014.04.02

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