Linear-Graph GP - A New GP Structure
In recent years different genetic programming (GP) structures have emerged. Today, the basic forms of representation for genetic programs are tree, linear and graphstructures. In this contribution we introduce a new kind of GP structure which we call linear-graph. This is a further development to the linear-tree structure that we developed earlier. We describe the linear-graph structure, as well as crossover and mutation for this new GP structure in detail. We compare linear-graph programs withlinear and tree programs by analyzing their structure and results on different test problems.
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