Tabu search

Fred Glover, Manuel Laguna

This book explores the meta-heuristics approach called tabu search, which is dramatically changing our ability to solve a host of problems that stretch over the realms of resource planning, telecommunications, VLSI design, financial analysis, scheduling, space planning, energy distribution, molecular engineering, logistics, pattern classification, flexible manufacturing, waste management, mineral exploration, biomedical analysis, environmental conservation and scores of other problems. The major ideas of tabu search are presented with examples that show their relevance to multiple applications. Numerous illustrations and diagrams are used to clarify principles that deserve emphasis, and that have not always been well understood or applied. The book's goal is to provide 'hands-on' knowledge and insight alike, rather than to focus exclusively either on computational recipes or on abstract themes. This book is designed to be useful and accessible to researchers and practitioners in management science, industrial engineering, economics, and computer science. It can appropriately be used as a textbook in a masters course or in a doctoral seminar. Because of its emphasis on presenting ideas through illustrations and diagrams, and on identifying associated practical applications, it can also be used as a supplementary text in upper division undergraduate courses. Finally, there are many more applications of tabu search than can possibly be covered in a single book, and new ones are emerging every day. The book's goal is to provide a grounding in the essential ideas of tabu search that will allow readers to create successful applications of their own. Along with the essential ideas, understanding of advanced issues is provided, enabling researchers to go beyond today's developments and create the methods of tomorrow.

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This book explores the meta-heuristics approach called tabu search, which is dramatically changing our ability to solve a host of problems that stretch over the realms of resource planning, telecommunications, VLSI design, financial analysis, scheduling, space planning, energy distribution, molecular engineering, logistics, pattern classification, flexible manufacturing, waste management, mineral exploration, biomedical analysis, environmental conservation and scores of other problems. The major ideas of tabu search are presented with examples that show their relevance to multiple applications. Numerous illustrations and diagrams are used to clarify principles that deserve emphasis, and that have not always been well understood or applied. The book's goal is to provide 'hands-on' knowledge and insight alike, rather than to focus exclusively either on computational recipes or on abstract themes. This book is designed to be useful and accessible to researchers and practitioners in management science, industrial engineering, economics, and computer science. It can appropriately be used as a textbook in a masters course or in a doctoral seminar. Because of its emphasis on presenting ideas through illustrations and diagrams, and on identifying associated practical applications, it can also be used as a supplementary text in upper division undergraduate courses. Finally, there are many more applications of tabu search than can possibly be covered in a single book, and new ones are emerging every day. The book's goal is to provide a grounding in the essential ideas of tabu search that will allow readers to create successful applications of their own. Along with the essential ideas, understanding of advanced issues is provided, enabling researchers to go beyond today's developments and create the methods of tomorrow.

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[目次]

  • Preface. 1. Tabu Search Background. 2. TS Foundations: Short Term Memory. 3. TS Foundations: Additional Aspects of Short Term Memory. 4. TS Foundations: Longer Term Memory. 5. Tabu Search Principles. 6. Tabu Search In Integer Programming. 7. Special Tabu Search Topics. 8. Tabu Search Applications. 9. Connections, Hybrid Approaches and Learning. 10. Neglected Tabu Search Strategies. References. Index.

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[目次]

  • Preface. 1. Tabu Search Background. 2. TS Foundations: Short Term Memory. 3. TS Foundations: Additional Aspects of Short Term Memory. 4. TS Foundations: Longer Term Memory. 5. Tabu Search Principles. 6. Tabu Search In Integer Programming. 7. Special Tabu Search Topics. 8. Tabu Search Applications. 9. Connections, Hybrid Approaches and Learning. 10. Neglected Tabu Search Strategies. References. Index.

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書名 Tabu search
著作者等 Glover, Fred
Laguna Manuel
出版元 Kluwer Academic Publishers
刊行年月 c1997
版表示 Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1997
ページ数 xix, 382 p.
大きさ 25 cm
ISBN 0792381874
079239965X
NCID BA32572686
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言語 英語
出版国 アメリカ合衆国
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