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This site is dedicated to Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO). All suggestions and support are welcome.

What is PSO?

PSO is a population-based, bio-inspired optimization method. It was originally inspired in the way crowds of individuals move towards predefined objectives, but it is better viewed using a social metaphor. Individuals in the population try to move towards the fittest position known to them and to their informants, that is, the set of individuals that are their social circle. The objective is to maximize or minimize a fitness function. [+]

What is Swarm Intelligence?

Swarm Intelligence addresses the mechanisms, taken from nature, by which groups of independent individuals achieve some objective when operating together... [+]


PSO Related Work

Metaheuristics
Cellular evolutionary algorithms

2005, University CARLOS III of Madrid