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Adaptation in natural and artificial systems : an introductory analysis with applications to biology, control, and artificial intelligence

Author: John H Holland
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1992.
Series: Complex adaptive systems.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st MIT Press edView all editions and formats
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Genetic algorithms are playing an increasingly important role in studies of complex adaptive systems, ranging from adaptive agents in economic theory to the use of machine learning techniques in the design of complex devices such as aircraft turbines and integrated circuits. Adaptation in Natural and Artificial Systems is the book that initiated this field of study, presenting the theoretical foundations and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John H Holland
ISBN: 0262082136 9780262082136 0262581116 9780262581110
OCLC Number: 24700610
Notes: "A Bradford book."
Description: xiv, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface to the 1992 Edition --
Preface --
1. The General Setting --
2. A Formal Framework --
3. Illustrations --
4. Schemata --
5. The Optimal Allocation of Trials --
6. Reproductive Plans and Genetic Operators --
7. The Robustness of Genetic Plans --
8. Adaptation of Codings and Representations --
9. An Overview --
10. Interim and Prospectus --
Glossary of Important Symbols --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Complex adaptive systems.
Responsibility: John H. Holland.

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