Diego Oliva, Erik Cuevas

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter gives a conceptual overview of optimization techniques, describing their main characteristics. The goal of this introduction is to motivate the consideration of evolutionary methods for solving optimization problems. The study of the optimization methods is conducted in such a way that it is clear the necessity of using evolutionary optimization methods for the solution of image processing and pattern recognition problems.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntelligent Systems Reference Library
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2017
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameIntelligent Systems Reference Library
ISSN (Print)1868-4394
ISSN (Electronic)1868-4408

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Information Systems and Management
  • Library and Information Sciences

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