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Extensions to a memetic timetabling system.

Paechter, Ben, Cumming, Andrew, Norman, Michael G and Luchian, Henri (1996) Extensions to a memetic timetabling system. In: Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling. Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, 1153 . Springer-Verlag, pp. 251-265. ISBN 978-3-540-61794-5

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This paper describes work in progress to increase the performance of a memetic timetabling system. The features looked at are two directed mutation operators, targeted mutation and a structured population that facilitates parallel implementation. Experimental results are given that show good performance improvements with directed and targeted mutation, and acceptable first results with the structure population.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 978-3-540-61794-5
Uncontrolled Keywords: memetic timetabling; mutation operators; targeted mutation; parallel implementation; structured population;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 005 Computer programming, programs & data
Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Item ID: 3203
Depositing User: Computing Research
Date Deposited: 30 Jul 2010 15:37
Last Modified: 30 Jul 2010 15:37
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3203

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