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Solving the Quadratic Assignment Problem

Abstract

Two modifications of the repeated iterated tabu algorithm for solving the quadratic assignment problem (with and without kernel allocation technology) are proposed. These modifications are analyzed and compared with the best modern algorithms for solving this problem. The efficiency of the developed algorithms is shown, in particular, for large-scale problems for which new records were found with their help.

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Correspondence to I. V. Sergienko.

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Translated from Kibernetika i Sistemnyi Analiz, No. 1, January–February, 2020, pp. 64–69.

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Sergienko, I.V., Shylo, V.P., Chupov, S.V. et al. Solving the Quadratic Assignment Problem. Cybern Syst Anal 56, 53–57 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10559-020-00219-8

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Keywords

  • quadratic assignment problem
  • repeated iterated tabu search
  • solution kernel allocation technology
  • random perturbation of solution components
  • algorithm efficiency