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Comparative studies on nonconvex optimization methods for transmission network expansion planning

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3 Author(s)
Gallego, R.A. ; UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil ; Monticelli, A. ; Romero, R.

We have investigated and extensively tested three families of nonconvex optimization approaches for solving the transmission network expansion planning problem: simulated annealing (SA), genetic algorithms (GA), and tabu search algorithms (TS). The paper compares the main features of the three approaches and presents an integrated view of these methodologies. A hybrid approach is then proposed which presents performances which are far better than the ones obtained with any of these approaches individually. Results obtained in tests performed with large scale real-life networks are summarized

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Power Industry Computer Applications., 1997. 20th International Conference on

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11-16 May 1997