• José María Ponce-Ortega
  • Luis Germán Hernández-Pérez


The fundamental concepts used in this book are described below. To implement the link between any process simulator and metaheuristic techniques, the methodology has been divided in three parts: simulation, optimization, and link software; and the involved concepts are described as follows.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • José María Ponce-Ortega
    • 1
  • Luis Germán Hernández-Pérez
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de HidalgoMoreliaMexico

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