Suggested Reading: An Introduction to Genetic Programming for Scientists and Engineers

David A. Coley — An Introduction to Genetic Algorithms for Scientists and Engineers — World Scientific, 2005, 227 pp. ISBN 981-02-3602-6

(Buy at Amazon.com)

(Buy at Amazon.com)

This short book introduces the major concepts in genetic programming under the angle of multi-objective optimization in high-dimensional spaces. We learn about the elementary operator of genetic programming such as cross-over, mutation, and candidate selection (with or without elitism). A good quick introduction to genetic programming, with just the right dash of math!

One Response to Suggested Reading: An Introduction to Genetic Programming for Scientists and Engineers

  1. […] For more on genetic programming, have a look at A Field Guide to Genetic Programming (which also comes with a free/open PDF) and An Introduction to Genetic Programming for Scientists and Engineers […]

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