Using genetic algorithms to design mesh networks

King-Tim KO, Kit-Sang TANG, Cheung-Yau CHAN, Kim-Fung MAN, Sam KWONG

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Designing mesh communication networks is a complex, multiconstraint optimization problem. The design of a network connecting 10 Chinese cities demonstrates the elegance and simplicity that genetic algorithms offer in handling such problems.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)56-61
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1997
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

The Hong Kong Research Grant Council (under For discrete capacity assignment, each element Ck Grant 9040157) partially supported this work.


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