Generation of Time-Delay Algorithms for Anti-air Missiles Using Genetic Programming

  • Henry O. Nyongesa
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2037)


This paper describes the application of genetic programming to generate algorithms for control of time-delays in anti-air missiles equipped with proximity fuzes. Conventional algorithms for determining these delay-times rely on human effort and experience, and are generally deficient. It is demonstrated that by applying genetic programming determination of the timing can be automated and made near-optimal.


Genetic Programming Conventional Algorithm Approach Angle Genetic Programming System Algorithm Genetic Programming 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry O. Nyongesa
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  1. 1.School of Computing and Management SciencesSheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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