**Commenced**in January 2007

**Frequency:**Monthly

**Edition:**International

**Paper Count:**3204

# Search results for: firefly algorithm

##### 3204 Co-Evolutionary Fruit Fly Optimization Algorithm and Firefly Algorithm for Solving Unconstrained Optimization Problems

**Authors:**
R. M. Rizk-Allah

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
firefly algorithm,
fruit fly optimization algorithm,
unconstrained optimization problems

##### 3203 A Hybrid Multi-Objective Firefly-Sine Cosine Algorithm for Multi-Objective Optimization Problem

**Authors:**
Gaohuizi Guo,
Ning Zhang

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
firefly algorithm,
hybrid algorithm,
multi-objective optimization,
sine cosine algorithm

##### 3202 Satellite Image Classification Using Firefly Algorithm

**Authors:**
Paramjit Kaur,
Harish Kundra

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
image classification,
firefly algorithm,
satellite image classification,
terrain classification

##### 3201 Optimum Design of Grillage Systems Using Firefly Algorithm Optimization Method

**Authors:**
F. Erdal,
E. Dogan,
F. E. Uz

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
fireﬂy algorithm,
steel grillage systems,
optimum design,
stochastic search techniques

##### 3200 Elimination of Low Order Harmonics in Multilevel Inverter Using Nature-Inspired Metaheuristic Algorithm

**Authors:**
N. Ould Cherchali,
A. Tlemçani,
M. S. Boucherit,
A. Morsli

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
firefly algorithm,
metaheuristic algorithm,
multilevel inverter,
SHEPWM

##### 3199 Optimal Sizing and Placement of Distributed Generators for Profit Maximization Using Firefly Algorithm

**Authors:**
Engy Adel Mohamed,
Yasser Gamal-Eldin Hegazy

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
distributed generators,
firefly algorithm,
IEEE 37-node feeder,
profit maximization

##### 3198 Optimal Placement and Sizing of Energy Storage System in Distribution Network with Photovoltaic Based Distributed Generation Using Improved Firefly Algorithms

**Authors:**
Ling Ai Wong,
Hussain Shareef,
Azah Mohamed,
Ahmad Asrul Ibrahim

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
BESS,
firefly algorithm,
PVDG,
voltage fluctuation

##### 3197 Optimum Dewatering Network Design Using Firefly Optimization Algorithm

**Authors:**
S. M. Javad Davoodi,
Mojtaba Shourian

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
groundwater dewatering,
pumping wells,
simulation-optimization,
MODFLOW,
firefly algorithm

##### 3196 Energy Efficient Firefly Algorithm in Wireless Sensor Network

**Authors:**
Wafa’ Alsharafat,
Khalid Batiha,
Alaa Kassab

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
wireless network,
SN,
Firefly,
energy efficiency

##### 3195 A Segmentation Method for Grayscale Images Based on the Firefly Algorithm and the Gaussian Mixture Model

**Authors:**
Donatella Giuliani

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
clustering images,
firefly algorithm,
Gaussian mixture model,
meta heuristic algorithm,
image segmentation

##### 3194 A New Optimization Algorithm for Operation of a Microgrid

**Authors:**
Sirus Mohammadi,
Rohala Moghimi

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
microgrid,
operation management,
optimization,
firefly algorithm (AMFA)

##### 3193 Improved Multi–Objective Firefly Algorithms to Find Optimal Golomb Ruler Sequences for Optimal Golomb Ruler Channel Allocation

**Authors:**
Shonak Bansal,
Prince Jain,
Arun Kumar Singh,
Neena Gupta

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
channel allocation,
conventional computing,
four–wave mixing,
nature–inspired algorithm,
optimal Golomb ruler,
lévy flight distribution,
optimization,
improved multi–objective firefly algorithms,
Pareto optimal

##### 3192 A Firefly Based Optimization Technique for Optimal Planning of Voltage Controlled Distributed Generators

**Authors:**
M. M. Othman,
Walid El-Khattam,
Y. G. Hegazy,
A. Y. Abdelaziz

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
distributed generators,
firefly technique,
optimization,
power loss

##### 3191 Design of Non-uniform Circular Antenna Arrays Using Firefly Algorithm for Side Lobe Level Reduction

**Authors:**
Gopi Ram,
Durbadal Mandal,
Rajib Kar,
Sakti Prasad Ghoshal

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
circular arrays,
first null beam width,
side lobe level,
FFA

##### 3190 Automatic Multi-Label Image Annotation System Guided by Firefly Algorithm and Bayesian Method

**Authors:**
Saad M. Darwish,
Mohamed A. El-Iskandarani,
Guitar M. Shawkat

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
feature extraction,
feature selection,
image annotation,
classification

##### 3189 Test Suite Optimization Using an Effective Meta-Heuristic BAT Algorithm

**Authors:**
Anuradha Chug,
Sunali Gandhi

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
regression testing,
test case selection,
test case prioritization,
genetic algorithm,
bat algorithm

##### 3188 Approximating Fixed Points by a Two-Step Iterative Algorithm

**Authors:**
Safeer Hussain Khan

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
contractive-like operator,
iterative algorithm,
fixed point,
strong convergence

##### 3187 An Algorithm to Compute the State Estimation of a Bilinear Dynamical Systems

**Authors:**
Abdullah Eqal Al Mazrooei

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
estimation algorithm,
bilinear systems,
Kakman filter,
second order linearization

##### 3186 Handshake Algorithm for Minimum Spanning Tree Construction

**Authors:**
Nassiri Khalid,
El Hibaoui Abdelaaziz et Hajar Moha

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Spanning tree,
Distributed Algorithm,
Handshake Algorithm,
Matching,
Probabilistic Analysis

##### 3185 Improving the Performance of Back-Propagation Training Algorithm by Using ANN

**Authors:**
Vishnu Pratap Singh Kirar

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
neural network,
backpropagation,
local minima,
fast convergence rate

##### 3184 Tabu Random Algorithm for Guiding Mobile Robots

**Authors:**
Kevin Worrall,
Euan McGookin

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
algorithms,
control,
multi-agent,
search and rescue

##### 3183 Hybrid Bee Ant Colony Algorithm for Effective Load Balancing and Job Scheduling in Cloud Computing

**Authors:**
Thomas Yeboah

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
ant colony optimization algorithm,
bees life algorithm,
scheduling algorithm,
performance,
cloud computing,
load balancing

##### 3182 Evolution of Multimodulus Algorithm Blind Equalization Based on Recursive Least Square Algorithm

**Authors:**
Sardar Ameer Akram Khan,
Shahzad Amin Sheikh

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
blind equalizations,
constant modulus algorithm,
multi-modulus algorithm,
recursive least square algorithm,
quadrature amplitude modulation (QAM)

##### 3181 High-Throughput, Purification-Free, Multiplexed Profiling of Circulating miRNA for Discovery, Validation, and Diagnostics

**Authors:**
J. Hidalgo de Quintana,
I. Stoner,
M. Tackett,
G. Doran,
C. Rafferty,
A. Windemuth,
J. Tytell,
D. Pregibon

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
biomarkers,
biofluids,
miRNA,
photolithography,
flowcytometry

##### 3180 A Comparative Study of GTC and PSP Algorithms for Mining Sequential Patterns Embedded in Database with Time Constraints

**Authors:**
Safa Adi

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
database,
GTC algorithm,
PSP algorithm,
sequential patterns,
time constraints

##### 3179 A Genetic Based Algorithm to Generate Random Simple Polygons Using a New Polygon Merge Algorithm

**Authors:**
Ali Nourollah,
Mohsen Movahedinejad

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Divide and conquer,
genetic algorithm,
merge polygons,
Random simple polygon generation.

##### 3178 Orthogonal Basis Extreme Learning Algorithm and Function Approximation

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
neural network,
orthogonal basis extreme learning,
function approximation

##### 3177 An IM-COH Algorithm Neural Network Optimization with Cuckoo Search Algorithm for Time Series Samples

**Authors:**
Wullapa Wongsinlatam

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
artificial neural networks,
back propagation algorithm,
time series,
local minima problem,
metaheuristic optimization

##### 3176 An Optimized RDP Algorithm for Curve Approximation

**Authors:**
Jean-Pierre Lomaliza,
Kwang-Seok Moon,
Hanhoon Park

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
curve approximation,
essential point,
RDP algorithm

##### 3175 A High-Level Co-Evolutionary Hybrid Algorithm for the Multi-Objective Job Shop Scheduling Problem

**Authors:**
Aydin Teymourifar,
Gurkan Ozturk

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
distributed algorithms,
Apache Spark,
Hadoop,
job shop scheduling,
multi-objective optimization