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Author: Johannes M. Bader
Publisher: Johannes Bader
Keywords: theory, methods, optimization, multiobjective, based, search, hypervolume
Number of Pages: 312
Published: 2010-02-13
ISBN-10: 1450579132
ISBN-13: 9781450579131

Most problems encountered in practice involve the optimization of multiple criteria. Usually, some of them are conflicting such that no single solution is simultaneously optimal with respect to all criteria, but instead many incomparable compromise solutions exist. In recent years, evidence has accumulated showing that Evolutionary Algorithms (EAs) are effective means of finding good approximate solutions to such problems. One of the crucial parts of EAs consists of repeatedly selecting suitable solutions. In this process, the two key issues are as follows: first, a solution that is better tha

Author: Linton Wells
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: populations, distributed, talent, stressed, supporting, tides, starfish, networks, star
Number of Pages: 12
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437934358
ISBN-13: 9781437934359

Explains an innovative research project called żSustainable Technologies, Accelerated Research-Transformative Innovation for Develop. and Emergency Support,ż better known as STAR-TIDES. It is an internat., networked, knowledge-sharing effort that encourages innovative approaches to public-private collaboration, whole-of-govżt. solutions, and transnat. engagement. Its goals are to enhance the ability of civilian coalitions to operate in stressed environ., extend the militaryżs ability to work with civilians in such situations, and identify cost-effective logistic solutions. Contributions to

Author: Fred Thompson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: hearings, committee, judiciary, senate, solutions, state, violence, developing, local, youth
Number of Pages: 267
Published: 1998-10-01
ISBN-10: 0788172778
ISBN-13: 9780788172779

A field hearing on youth violence: local solutions, held in Memphis, & Nashville, TN, where the local residents & government have taken steps to stem the tide of youth violence. Witnesses include local officials, representatives of intervention & prevention programs, youth offenders, & a student who has formed an organization to attack youth violence.

Author: Crucible II Group
Publisher: IDRC
Keywords: genetic, over, resources, biological, innovations, control, governing, solutions, options, national, laws, seeding
Number of Pages: 262
Published: 2002-02
ISBN-10: 0889369585
ISBN-13: 9780889369580

Seeding Solutions Volume 2 discusses legal mechanisms to address three key issues: (1) the need to conserve and exchange germ plasm for the benefit of present and future generations; (2) the need to encourage innovation in the conservation and enhancement of germ plasm; and (3) new options for securing and strengthening the rights and interests of indigenous and rural peoples in their role as creators and conservers of biological diversity.

Author: Ibm Redbooks
Publisher: United States?
Keywords: rational, sdp, using, solutions, soa, building
Number of Pages: 610
Published: 2007-04-04
ISBN-10: 0738486213
ISBN-13: 9780738486215

This IBM Redbooks publication explains the concepts and practice of developing service-oriented architecture (SOA)-based solutions using the IBM Rational Software Delivery Platform (SDP). It uses the latest version of IBM Rational Unified Process (RUP) that includes service-oriented modeling and architecture (SOMA) content from IBM Global Business Services.

Author: Allen B. Downey
Publisher: CreateSpace
Keywords: control, common, mistakes, concurrency, outs, book, semaphores, ins, little
Number of Pages: 294
Published: 2009-03-20
ISBN-10: 1441418687
ISBN-13: 9781441418685

The Little Book of Semaphores is a textbook that introduces the principles of synchronization for concurrent programming. In most computer science curricula, synchronization is a module in an Operating Systems class. OS textbooks present a standard set of problems with a standard set of solutions, but most students don’t get a good understanding of the material or the ability to solve similar problems. The approach of this book is to identify patterns that are useful for a variety of synchronization problems and then show how they can be assembled into solutions. After each problem, the book

Author: Richard Stimson
Publisher: IUniverse
Keywords: takes, globalisation, community, internet, solutions, global
Number of Pages: 158
Published: 2003-06-22
ISBN-10: 0595280676
ISBN-13: 9780595280674

This new book, after two years’ discussion among 70 members in many countries, including the United States, Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Mali, Australia, and New Zealand, looks at the root causes of global problems and points the way to solutions. It explains the growing gap between rich and poor, offers routes to greater democracy, exposes the global corporate oligarchy, addresses the tyranny of the banking structure, details the concentrated control of media, explores spiritual approaches to sustainable living, and suggest
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