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A Component Language for Hybrid Solver Cooperations

  • Eric Monfroy
  • Carlos Castro
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3261)

Abstract

In this paper, we use a simple component language to design solver cooperations for solving constrained optimisation problems. The cooperations we consider are hybrid: they use both complete and incomplete methods in order to take advantage of their respective assets. Our language enables us to carry out some more exotic cooperations than the usual “algorithmic” ones. We present some experimental results that show the benefits of such hybrid cooperations in terms of efficiency.

Keywords

Local Search Output Port Constraint Programming Input Port Control Message 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric Monfroy
    • 1
  • Carlos Castro
    • 2
  1. 1.LINAUniversité de NantesFrance
  2. 2.Universidad Técnica Federico Santa MaríaValparaísoChile

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