Understanding Grammatical Evolution: Grammar Design

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Title: Understanding Grammatical Evolution: Grammar Design
Authors: Nicolau, Miguel
Agapitos, Alexandros
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/10529
Date: 12-Sep-2018
Online since: 2019-05-20T10:59:57Z
Abstract: A frequently overlooked consideration when using Grammatical Evolution (GE) is grammar design. This is because there is an infinite number of grammars that can specify the same syntax. There are, however, certain aspects of grammar design that greatly affect the speed of convergence and quality of solutions generated with GE. In this chapter, general guidelines for grammar design are presented. These are domain-independent, and can be used when applying GE to any problem. An extensive analysis of their effect and results across a large set of experiments are reported.
Type of material: Book Chapter
Publisher: Springer
Copyright (published version): 2018 Springer
Keywords: Grammatical Evolution (GE)Grammar designRecursivenessMapping probabilitiesSymbol biasesLength of derivation sequencesReadability
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-78717-6_2
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Is part of: Ryan, C., O'Neill, M., Collins J.J. (eds.). Handbook of Grammatical Evolution
ISBN: 978-3-319-78717-6
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