Blum, C., Correia, S., Dorigo, M., Paechter, B., Rossi-Doria, O. & Snoek, M. (2001). A GA evolving instructions for a timetable builder. In Burke, E. & Causmaecker, P. (Eds.). PATAT 2002 Proceedings of the 4th international conference on the Practice And Theory of Automated Timetabling, 120-123. ISBN 90-806096-1-7
In this work we present a Genetic Algorithm for tackling timetabling problems. Our approach uses an indirect solution representation, which denotes a number of instructions fo...
Hart, E., Ross, P. & Corne, D. (2005). Evolutionary scheduling: a review. Genetic programming and evolvable machines. 6, 191-220. doi:10.1007/s10710-005-7580-7. ISSN 1573-7632
Early and seminal work which applied evolutionary computing methods to scheduling problems from 1985 onwards laid a strong and exciting foundation for the work which has been ...
The EvoNet series of conferences continue to be run annually by Jennifer Willies through the Institute of Informatics & Digital Innovation.
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The Evonet Network of Excellence brings together European researchers and practitioners in the field of evolutionary computing. Like evolution in nature, evolutionary techniques "breed" progressively ...