An examination on the modularity of grammars in grammatical evolutionary design

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dc.contributor.author Swafford, John Mark
dc.contributor.author O'Neill, Michael
dc.date.accessioned 2010-11-05T15:01:26Z
dc.date.available 2010-11-05T15:01:26Z
dc.date.copyright 2010 IEEE en
dc.date.issued 2010-07
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-4244-6909-3
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/2544
dc.description IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence,Barcelona, Spain, 18-23 July. en
dc.description.abstract This work furthers the understanding of modularity in grammar-based genetic programming approaches by analyzing how different grammars may be capable of producing the same phenotypes, but still display differences in performance on the same problems. This is done by creating four grammars with varying levels of modularity and using them with grammatical evolution to evolve floor plan designs. The results of this experimentation show how increases in modularity, brought about by simple modifications in the grammars, and increases in the quality of solutions go hand in hand. It also demonstrates how more modular grammars explore more individuals even while fitness remains the same or changes in only minor increments. en
dc.description.sponsorship Science Foundation Ireland en
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher IEEE en
dc.relation.ispartof Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2010 IEEE Congress on [proceedings] en
dc.relation.requires CASL Research Collection en
dc.subject Grammatical evolution en
dc.subject Design en
dc.subject Modularity en
dc.subject Genetic programming en
dc.subject.lcsh Evolutionary computation en
dc.subject.lcsh Genetic programming (Computer science) en
dc.subject.lcsh Design en
dc.subject.lcsh Modularity (Engineering) en
dc.title An examination on the modularity of grammars in grammatical evolutionary design en
dc.type Conference Publication en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.internal.webversions Publisher's version en
dc.internal.webversions http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/CEC.2010.5586483 en
dc.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1109/CEC.2010.5586483
dc.neeo.contributor Swafford|John Mark|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Neill|Michael|aut| en
dc.description.admin ti, ke - AS 04/11/2010 en


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