11. Phylogenetic Inference Using Evolutionary Algorithms

  1. Gary B. Fogel2,
  2. David W. Corne3 and
  3. Yi Pan4
  1. Clare Bates Congdon

Published Online: 14 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470199091.ch11

Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics

Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics

How to Cite

Congdon, C. B. (2007) Phylogenetic Inference Using Evolutionary Algorithms, in Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics (eds G. B. Fogel, D. W. Corne and Y. Pan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470199091.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Natural Selection, Inc., San Diego, California, USA

  2. 3

    School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

  3. 4

    Department of Computer Science, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Computer Science, University of Southern Maine, Portland, Maine, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAY 2007
  2. Published Print: 7 DEC 2007

Book Series:

  1. IEEE Press Series on Computational Intelligence

Book Series Editors:

  1. David B. Fogel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470105269

Online ISBN: 9780470199091



  • phylogenetic inference using EAs;
  • evolutionary computation approach;
  • Gaphyl contributions


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background in Phylogenetics

  • Challenges and Opportunities for Evolutionary Computation

  • One Contribution of Evolutionary Computation: Graphyl

  • Some Other Contributions of Evolutionary computation

  • Open Questions and Opportunities

  • References