Particle swarm optimisation

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This chapter covers the the inspiration, mathematical model, and main mechanisms of the Particle Swarm Optimisation (PSO). The binary version of this algorithm (BPSO) is also presented. Several experiments are conducted to analyze the performance of both PSO and BPSO qualitatively and quantitatively.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationStudies in Computational Intelligence
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages17
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameStudies in Computational Intelligence
ISSN (Print)1860-949X


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Mirjalili, S. (2019). Particle swarm optimisation. In Studies in Computational Intelligence (pp. 15-31). (Studies in Computational Intelligence; Vol. 780). Springer Verlag.