Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Simulated Annealing

Single and Multiple Objective Problems

Edited by Marcos Sales Guerra Tsuzuki

Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

This book presents state of the art contributes to Simulated Annealing (SA) that is a well-known probabilistic meta-heuristic. It is used to solve discrete and continuous optimization problems. The significant advantage of SA over other solution methods has made it a practical solution method for solving complex optimization problems. Book is consisted of 13 chapters, classified in single and multiple objectives applications and it provides the reader with the knowledge of SA and several applications. We encourage readers to explore SA in their work, mainly because it is simple and can determine extremely very good results.

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Simulated AnnealingSingle and Multiple Objective ProblemsEdited by Marcos Sales Guerra Tsuzuki

Published: October 17th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2565

ISBN: 978-953-51-0767-5

Copyright year: 2012

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18277 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

13 Web of Science Citations

22 Dimensions Citations

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1. Mean Field Annealing Based Techniques for Resolving VLSI Automatic Design Problems

By G.R. Karimi and A. AziziVerki

933

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2. Optimal Sizing of Harmonic Filters in Electrical Systems: Application of a Double Simulated Annealing Process

By Laurence Miègeville and Patrick Guérin

3631

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3. Simulated Quenching Algorithm for Frequency Planning in Cellular Systems

By Luis M. San-José-Revuelta

1262

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4. Simulated Annealing in Research and Applications

By Ivan Zelinka and Lenka Skanderova

1498

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5. Optimization Design of Nonlinear Optical Frequency Conversion Devices Using Simulated Annealing Algorithm

By Yan Zhang

1116

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6. Simulated Annealing and Multiuser Scheduling in Mobile Communication Networks

By Raymond Kwan, M. E. Aydin and Cyril Leung

938

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7. Simulated Quenching for Cancellation of Non-Linear Multi-Antennas Coupling

By Igor Arambasic, Javier Casajus Quiros and Ivana Raos

623

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8. Application of Simulated Annealing in Water Resources Management: Optimal Solution of Groundwater Contamination Source Characterization Problem and Monitoring Network Design Problems

By Manish Jha and Bithin Datta

1620

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9. Simulated Annealing for Fast Motion Estimation Algorithm in H.264/AVC

By Zhiru Shi, W.A.C. Fernando and A. Kondoz

956

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10. Design and Identification Problems of Rotor Bearing Systems Using the Simulated Annealing Algorithm

By Fran Sérgio Lobato, Elaine Gomes Assis, Valder Steffen Jr and Antônio José da Silva Neto

1464

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11. Optimum Functionally Gradient Materials for Dental Implant Using Simulated Annealing

By Ali Sadollah and Ardeshir Bahreininejad

1501

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12. A Simulated Annealing Based Approach to Integrated Circuit Layout Design

By Yiqiang Sheng and Atsushi Takahashi

1163

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13. Simulated Annealing to Improve Analog Integrated Circuit Design: Trade-Offs and Implementation Issues

By Lucas Compassi Severo, Alessandro Girardi, Alessandro Bof de Oliveira, Fabio N. Kepler and Marcia C. Cera

1572

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