Chapter 12. Parallel Simulated Annealing

  1. Enrique Alba
  1. M. Emin Aydin1 and
  2. Vecihi Yig̃it2

Published Online: 16 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471739383.ch12

Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms

Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms

How to Cite

Aydin, M. E. and Yig̃it, V. (2005) Parallel Simulated Annealing, in Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms (ed E. Alba), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471739383.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    London South Bank University, BCIM, UK

  2. 2

    Atatürk University, Erzurum, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 SEP 2005
  2. Published Print: 19 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471678069

Online ISBN: 9780471739388

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Keywords:

  • parallel simulated annealing;
  • multiple independent runs;
  • parallel moves;
  • massive parallelization;
  • evolutionary parallelism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Simulated Annealing

  • Parallel Simulated Annealing

  • A Case Study

  • Summary

  • References