An Optimization Algorithm Inspired by Membrane Computing

  • Liang Huang
  • Ning Wang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4222)


Inspired by Membrane Computing, this paper presents an optimization algorithm for the problems with large feasible space and large parameters. The algorithm consists of two parts. One is to determine the good area and another is a fast searching tool.The comparisons among some evolutionary algorithms illuminate that the algorithm is simple and computes fast with high precision on optimal problems.


Optimization membrane computing (P system) function optimization genetic algorithm evolutionary algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Liang Huang
    • 1
  • Ning Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.National Laboratory of Industrial Control Technology, Institute of Advanced Process ControlZhejiang UniversityHangzhouP.R. China

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