Fuzzy Sets Based Heuristics for Optimization

  • José-Luis Verdegay

Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 126)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N1-X
  2. Soft Computing and Metaheuristics

    1. Armando Blanco, David Pelta, José L. Verdegay
      Pages 1-20
    2. Jinliang Cheng, Hiroshi Kise, George Steiner, Paul Stephenson
      Pages 21-35
    3. Melek Basak Demirhan, Linet Özdamar
      Pages 37-47
    4. Natalio Krasnogor, David A. Pelta
      Pages 49-66
    5. José A. Moreno Pérez, J. Marcos Moreno Vega
      Pages 83-96
  3. Heuristics and Mathematical Programming

    1. J. M. Cadenas, M. C. Garrido, F. Jimenez
      Pages 97-111
    2. Christer Carlsson, Robert Fullér
      Pages 113-121
    3. Saowanee Lertworasirikul, Shu-Cherng Fang, Jeffrey A. Joines, Henry L. W. Nuttle
      Pages 141-158
    4. Rita Almeida Ribeiro, Leonilde Rocha Varela
      Pages 159-180
  4. Practical Heuristic Algorithms

  5. Applications to Real World Problems

    1. María J. Canós, Carlos Ivorra, Vicente Liern
      Pages 265-276
    2. Carlos A. F. Murari, Marcelo A. Pereira, Marcelo M. P. Lima
      Pages 293-306
    3. Brigitte Werners, Michael Drawe
      Pages 317-335
    4. Eric L. Wilson, Charles L. Karr
      Pages 337-351

About this book


The aim of this volume is to show how Fuzzy Sets and Systems can help to provide robust and adaptive heuristic optimization algorithms in a variety of situations. The book presents the state of the art gives a broad overview on the real practical applications that Fuzzy Sets based heuristic algorithms have.


Fuzzy Fuzzy Sets and Systems Heuristic Algorithms Optimisation Problems algorithms calculus combinatorial optimization data envelopment fuzzy set linear optimization mathematical programming metaheuristic modeling optimization programming

Editors and affiliations

  • José-Luis Verdegay
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Computer Science and A.I.University of GranadaGranadaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-05611-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-36461-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1434-9922
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-0808
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