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ICANN ’94 pp 358-361 | Cite as

A Self-Organising Neural Network for the Travelling Salesman Problem that is Competitive with Simulated Annealing

  • Marco Budinich

Abstract

The Travelling Salesman Problem (TSP) has been studied for long times (see e.g. [2]) and, as for all NP-complete problems, all exact solutions take a time that can grow exponentially with the number of cities. Many heuristic algorithms exist for practical instances [3].

Keywords

Simulated Annealing Travelling Salesman Problem Input Neuron Biological Cybernetics Learning Loop 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Budinich
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Neural NetworksKing’s College LondonUK

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