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Dynamics of local search heuristics for the traveling salesman problem

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2 Author(s)
Weiqi Li ; Sch. of Manage., Univ. of Michigan, Flint, MI, USA ; Alidaee, B.

This paper experimentally investigates the dynamical behavior of a search process in a local heuristic search system for a combinatorial optimization problem. Or-opt heuristic algorithm is chosen as the study subject, and the well-known traveling salesman problem (TSP) serves as a problem testbed. This study constructs the search trajectory by using the time-delay method, evaluates the dynamics of the local search system by estimating the correlation dimension for the search trajectory, and illustrates the transition of the local search process from high-dimensional stochastic to low dimensional chaotic behavior.

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Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:32 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

Mar 2002

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