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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2007 Vol.8 No.12 P.1905~1911

http://doi.org/10.1631/jzus.2007.A1905


Multiobjective extremal optimization with applications to engineering design


Author(s):  CHEN Min-rong, LU Yong-zai, YANG Gen-ke

Affiliation(s):  Department of Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   optmrchen@gmail.com

Key Words:  Multiobjective optimization, Extremal optimization (EO), Engineering design


CHEN Min-rong, LU Yong-zai, YANG Gen-ke. Multiobjective extremal optimization with applications to engineering design[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2007, 8(12): 1905~1911.

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Abstract: 
In this paper, we extend a novel unconstrained multiobjective optimization algorithm, so-called multiobjective extremal optimization (MOEO), to solve the constrained multiobjective optimization problems (MOPs). The proposed approach is validated by three constrained benchmark problems and successfully applied to handling three multiobjective engineering design problems reported in literature. Simulation results indicate that the proposed approach is highly competitive with three state-of-the-art multiobjective evolutionary algorithms, i.e., NSGA-II, SPEA2 and PAES. Thus MOEO can be considered a good alternative to solve constrained multiobjective optimization problems.

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