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A New Heuristic Search Technique-Algorithm SA

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2 Author(s)
Bo Zhang ; Department of Computer Engineering and Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing, People's Republic of China. ; Ling Zhang

In this paper, we present a new heuristic searching algorithm by introducing the statistical inference method on the basis of algorithm A (or A*). It is called algorithm SA. In a simplified search space, a uniform m-ary tree, we obtain the following result. Using algorithm SA, a goal node can be found with probability one, and its mean complexity is O(N·ln N) where N is the depth at which the goal is located.

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IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence  (Volume:PAMI-7 ,  Issue: 1 )