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## Practical Genetic Algorithms in Python and MATLAB – Video Tutorial

Genetic Algorithms (GAs) are members of a general class of optimization algorithms, known as Evolutionary Algorithms (EAs), which simulate a fictional environment based on theory of evolution to deal with various types of mathematical problem, especially those related to optimization. Also Genetic Algorithms can be categorized as a subset of Metaheuristics, which are general-purpose tools and algorithms to solve optimization ...

## YPEA: Yarpiz Evolutionary Algorithms

YPEA for MATLAB [+] is a general-purpose toolbox to define and solve optimization problems using Evolutionary Algorithms (EAs) and Metaheuristics. To use this toolbox, you just need to define your optimization problem and then, give the problem to one of the algorithms provided by YPEA, to get it solved. List of Provided Algorithms Currently, YPEA supports these algorithms to solve ...

## Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) in Python

Previously we published implementation of Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) in MATLAB. Now, the Python implementation of PSO is available to download. It is very easy to use and very similar to the MATLAB implementation. Also, a tutorial on PSO and its implementation is freely available, here [+]. Downloads The download link of this project follows. Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) in ...

## Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) in MATLAB — Video Tutorial

In this video tutorial, implementation of Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) in MATLAB is discussed in detail. In the first part, theoretical foundations of PSO is briefly reviewed. In the next two parts of this video tutorial, PSO is implemented line-by-line and from scratch, and every line of code is described in detail. After watching this video tutorial, you will be ...

## Cultural Algorithm (CA) in MATLAB

Downloads The download link of this project follows. Implementation of Cultural Algorithm (CA) in MATLAB Download Citing This Work If you wish, you can cite this content as follows. Cite as: Mostapha Kalami Heris, Cultural Algorithm (CA) in MATLAB (URL: https://yarpiz.com/425/ypea125-cultural-algorithm), Yarpiz, 2015.

## Real-Coded Simulated Annealing (SA) in MATLAB

Downloads The download link of this project follows. Implementation of Real-Coded Simulated Annealing (SA) in MATLAB Download Citing This Work If you wish, you can cite this content as follows. Cite as: Mostapha Kalami Heris, Real-Coded Simulated Annealing (SA) in MATLAB (URL: https://yarpiz.com/421/ypea106-real-coded-simulated-annealing), Yarpiz, 2015.

## Artificial Bee Colony in MATLAB

Artificial Bee Colony (ABC) is a metaheuristic algorithm, inspired by foraging behavior of honey bee swarm, and proposed by Derviş Karaboğa, in 2005. It is a simple, yet powerful algorithm, and can be used to solve wide variety of practical and real-world optimization problems. For more information on the Artificial Bee Colony algorithm you can refer to the related article ...

## Bees Algorithm (BeA) in MATLAB

Bees Algorithm (BeA) is a metaheuristic optimization algorithm, inspired by food foraging behavior of honey bee colonies, and proposed by Pham et al., in 2005. In this algorithm, the mechanism of Waggle Dance is used to simulate the communication between bees. Better bees (solutions) have more opportunity to do waggle dance, and hence they are capable of attract more bees ...