Welcome to EvoWeb, website of EvoNet - the European Network of Excellence in Evolutionary Computing. EvoNet aims to foster innovation, training and technology transfer, and to provide a comprehensive information service for everyone interested in the field of evolutionary computing. If this is your first visit, please see the website tour. If you have visited before, please see what's new.
Featured book of the month
Creative Evolutionary Systems
Morgan Kaufmann is offering visitors to EvoWeb a 20% discount on this title, which describes how human interaction, new representations and approaches such as open-ended evolution can turn evolutionary computing into an engine for discovery and creation.
BT ponders bacterial intelligence
Researchers study bacterial colonies to help develop communication networks that self-organise and self-configure. (Source: BBC News)
Better networks look to nature
Swarm intelligence offers a robust, efficient solution to network routing. (Source: New York Times)
Soft on the environment
Add renewable energy resources to a power network and you add so much uncertainty that traditional approaches to network control begin to break down. The solution? Apply some intelligence.
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Optimising the distribution of off-lease vehicles
An asset distribution system based on an evolutionary algorithm helps the world’s second largest manufacturer of cars and trucks to sell over 1 million used vehicles per year through auctions across the US.
Developing a simulation model of a waste incinerator
Researchers at SAIC in the US have demonstrated that linear genetic programming can deliver extremely high accuracy on complex process control problems.
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Book & journal announcements
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
Special issue on software agents in health care
Creative Evolutionary Systems
Peter J Bentley and David W Corne (ed),
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EvoDebates: Fit for the Future
What are the hottest areas for future evolutionary computing research?
Visit EvoNet's online debate to find out what researchers believe are
the most important issues for the future, and to put forward your own
point of view.
EuroGP2002 - EvoWorkshops2002
Europe's premier conference devoted to genetic programming, co-located with the popular series of EvoNet workshops, will take place in Ireland, 3-5 April 2002
EvoNet Summer School 2001
The EvoNet Summer School took place in Greece at the end of August. Read the informal proceedings at the Summer School website.
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7th International Conference on Intelligent Autonomous Systems
15th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence
New courses & careers
EngD in Genetic Programming Evolutionary Data Visualisation Tools
University College, London , Computer Science Department
PhD studentship in Learning Classifier Systems
University of the West of England , Faculty of Computing, Engineering & Mathematical Sciences