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Thomas Bäck

Hoogleraar Natural computing

Naam
Prof.dr. T.H.W. Bäck
Telefoon
+31 71 527 7108
E-mail
t.h.w.baeck@liacs.leidenuniv.nl

Thomas Bäck is head of the Natural Computing Research Group and Director of Education at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS). He received his PhD in Computer Science from Dortmund University, Germany, in 1994. He has been Associate Professor of Computer Science at Leiden University since 1996 and full Professor for Natural Computing since 2002.

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Thomas Bäck is head of the Natural Computing Research Group and Director of Education at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS). He received his PhD in Computer Science from Dortmund University, Germany, in 1994. He has been Associate Professor of Computer Science at Leiden University since 1996 and full Professor for Natural Computing since 2002.

Thomas Bäck has more than 250 publications on data science and nonlinear global optimization and decision support, is the author of a book on evolutionary algorithms, entitled Evolutionary Algorithms in Theory and Practice, and co-editor of the Handbook of Evolutionary Computation. He is editorial board member and associate editor of a number of journals on evolutionary and natural computation (Journal of Natural Computing, Theoretical Computer Science C, Evolutionary Computation), co-editor of the Natural Computation Book Series (Springer), and has served as program chair for all major conferences in evolutionary computation. He received the best dissertation award from the Gesellschaft für Informatik (GI) in 1995 and is an elected fellow of the International Society for Genetic and Evolutionary Computation for his contributions to the field. In 2015, he received the prestigious IEEE Evolutionary Computation Pioneer Award for his contributions in synthesizing evolutionary algorithms.

Thomas’ research interests are also in applications of data science and optimization to the life sciences, and in industrial applications in areas such as industry 4.0, process optimization, and product development. In his research projects, he collaborates with companies such as BMW, Honda Research, Tata Steel, and many others.

Hoogleraar Natural computing

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  • Leiden Inst Advanced Computer Sciences

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  • van Stein B., Wang H., Kowalczyk W., Michael T. M.Emmerich & Bäck T. (2016), Fuzzy clustering for Optimally Weighted Cluster Kriging: IEEE.congresbijdrage
  • Zhao J., Basto Fernandes V., Jiao L., Yevseyeva I., Asep Maulana A., Li R., Bäck T.H.W., Tang T. & Michael T. M.Emmerich (2016), Multiobjective optimization of classifiers by means of 3D convex-hull-based evolutionary algorithms, Information Sciences 367-368: 80–104.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Yang Z., Michael T. M.Emmerich, Bäck T.H.W. & Kok J.N. (2016), Multi-objective inventory routing with uncertain demand using population-based metaheuristics, Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering 23(3): 205-220.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • van Stein B., Kowalczyk W. & Bäck T. (2016), Analysis and Visualization of Missing Value Patterns. In: Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems. nr. 611. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. 187-198.congresbijdrage
  • Yang Z., Osta J.P. van, Veen B. van, Krevelen R. van, Stam A., Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & Michael T. M.Emmerich (2016), Dynamic vehicle routing with time windows in theory and practice, Natural computing 2016: 1-16.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Sander van Rijn, Wang H., Leeuwen M. van & Bäck T.H.W. (2016), Evolving the Structure of Evolution Strategies.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • van Stein B., van Leeuwen M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2016), Local Subspace-Based Outlier Detection using Global Neighbourhoods: Springer.congresbijdrage
  • K Yang, L Li, A Deutz, T Bäck & M Emmerich (2016), Preference-based multiobjective optimization using truncated expected hypervolume improvement.congresbijdrage
  • Yang Z., Wang H., Yang K., Bäck T. & Michael T. M.Emmerich (2016), SMS-EMOA with multiple dynamic reference points.congresbijdrage
  • K Yang, A Deutz, Z Yang, T Back & M Emmerich (2016), Truncated expected hypervolume improvement: Exact computation and application.congresbijdrage
  • Wang H., Michael T. M.Emmerich & Bäck T. (2016), Balancing Risk and Expected Gain in Kriging-based Global Optimization: IEEE Publishing. 719-727.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • van Heiningen P., van Stein B. & Bäck T.H.W. (2016), A Framework for Evaluating Meta-models for Simulation-based Optimisation: IEEE.congresbijdrage
  • van Stein B., van Leeuwen M., Wang H., Purr S., Kreissl S., Meinhardt J. & Bäck T.H.W. (2016), Towards Data Driven Process Control in Manufacturing Car Body Parts: IEEE CPS.congresbijdrage
  • Stein B. van, Wang H., Kowalczyk W., Bäck T. & Emmerich M. (2015), Optimally Weighted Cluster Kriging for Big Data Regression. In: Elisa Fromont, Tijl De Bie, Matthijs van Leeuwen (red.) Advances in Intelligent Data Analysis XIV. nr. 9385. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. 310-321.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Urselmann M., Engell S., Foussette C., Bäck T., Janus T., Tlatlik S., Gottschalk A & Emmerich M (2015), Designoptimierung thermischer Trennverfahren mit memetischen Algorithmen und Aspen Plus Prozessmodellen, Chemie Ingenieur Technik 87(8): 1060.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Koch P., Wagner T., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W. & Konen W. (2015), Efficient multi-criteria optimization on noisy machine learning problems., Applied Soft Computing 29: 357-370.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Koch, P., Wagner, T., Emmerich M. T. M., Bäck, T., Konen & W (2015), Efficient multi-criteria optimization on noisy machine learning problems, Applied Soft Computing 29: 357-370.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Wang P., Emmerich M., Li R., Tang K., Bäck T. & Yao X. (2015), Convex Hull-Based Multiobjective Genetic Programming for Maximizing Receiver Operating Characteristic Performance, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation 19(2): 188-200.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Yang Z., Emmerich M., Bäck T. & Kok J. (2015), Multicriteria Inventory Routing by Cooperative Swarms and Evolutionary Algorithms.boekdeel
  • Leuven J., Emmerich M., Reehuis E. & Bäck T. (2015), User-derived mutation in highly constrained Truck Loading Optimization. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. Sendai, Japan: IEEE. 235-242.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Maulana A., Jiang Z., Liu J., Bäck T. & Emmerich M. (2015), Reducing Complexity in Many Objective Optimization Using Community Detection. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 3140-3147.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Wang H., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2015), Multi-point efficient global optimization using Niching Evolution Strategy. In: Proceedings EVOLVE - A Bridge between Probability, Set Oriented Numerics, and Evolutionary Computation VI.: Springer.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Yang Z., Emmerich M., Bäck & T. (2015), Ant based solver for dynamic vehicle routing problem with time windows and multiple priorities. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 2813-2819.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Yang K., Gaida D., Bäck T. & Emmerich M. (2015), Expected hypervolume improvement algorithm for PID controller tuning and the multiobjective dynamical control of a biogas plant. Sendai, Japan: IEEE. 1934-1942.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Yang Z., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W. & Kok J.N. (2015), Multicriteria Inventory Routing by Cooperative Swarms and Evolutionary Algorithms. In: Proceedings IWINAC 2015.. 127-137.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Wang P., Emmerich M.T.M., Li R., Tang K., Bäck T.H.W. & Yao X. (2015), Convex Hull-Based Multiobjective Genetic Programming for Maximizing Receiver Operating Characteristic Performance, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation 19(2): 188-200.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Rijn S. van, Emmerich M.T.M., Reehuis E. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), Optimizing Highly Constrained Truck Loadings Using a Self-Adaptive Genetic Algorithm. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 227-234.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Leuven J., Emmerich M.T.M., Reehuis E. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), User-derived mutation in highly constrained Truck Loading Optimization. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 235-242.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Yang K., Gaida D., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2015), Expected hypervolume improvement algorithm for PID controller tuning and the multiobjective dynamical control of a biogas plant. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 1934-1942.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Yang Z., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), Ant based solver for dynamic vehicle routing problem with time windows and multiple priorities. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 2813-2819.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Zhang X., Wu J., Duan C., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), Towards robustness optimization of complex networks based on redundancy backup. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 2820-2826.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Asep Maulana A., Jiang Z., Liu J., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2015), Reducing complexity in many objective optimization using community detection. In: Proceedings CEC 2015.. 3140-3147.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Koch P., Bagheri S., Konen W., Foussette C., Krause P. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), A New Repair Method For Constrained Optimization. In: Proceedings GECCO 2015.. 273-280.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Mayrhofer R. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), Corrosion Test Improvement by Climate Modeling. In: Proceedings European Corrosion Congress (EUROCORR 2015)..congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Urselmann M., Foussette C., Janus T., Tlatlik S., Gottschalk A., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), Derivative-Free Design Optimization of Chemical Processes by a Memetic Algorithm. In: Proceedings UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence..congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Heiningen P. van, Reehuis E.J.J. & Bäck T.H.W. (2015), Comparing a Weiszfeld's-based Procedure and (1+1)-ES for Solving the Planar Single-Facility Location-Routing Problem. In: Proceedings IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence..congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bagheri S., Konen W., Foussette C., Krause P., Bäck T.H.W. & Koch P. (2015), SACOBRA: Self-Adjusting Constrained Black-Box Optimization with RBF. In: Proceedings 25th Workshop Computational Intelligence. nr. 54. Karlsruhe, Germany: KIT Scientific Publishing. 87-96.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Foussette C. & Krause P. (2015), Automatic Metamodeling of CAE Simulation Models, ATZ Worldwide 117(5): 36-41.artikel in tijdschrift
  • Urselmann M., Engell S., Foussette C., Bäck T.H.W., Janus T., Tlatlik S., Gottschalk A. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2015), Designoptimierung thermischer Trennverfahren mit memetischen Algoritmen und AspenPlus Prozessmodellen, Chemie Ingenieur Technik 87(8): 1060.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Wang P., Emmerich M.T.M., Li R., Tang K. & Bäck T.H.W. (2014), Convex Hull-Based Multi-objective Genetic Programming for Maximizing Receiver Operating Characteristic Performance, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation(99).artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Swenne M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2014), Optimizing Pedestrian Environments with Evolutionary Strategies. In: Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2012: Springer. 1331-1340.boekdeel
  • Gheorge M., Snoeck M., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W., Goeman J. & Raz V. (2014), Major aging-associated RNA expressions change at two distinct age-positions, BMC Genomics 15(February): paper 132.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. (2014), Introduction to evolution strategies. In: Proceedings 2014 Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (Companion): ACM. 251-280.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Koch P., Bagheri S., Foussette C., Krause P., Bäck T.H.W. & Konen W. (2014), Constrained Optimization with a Limited Number of Function Evaluations. In: Proceedings 24th Workshop Computational Intelligence. 237-256.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Wang H., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2014), Mirrored orthogonal sampling with pairwise selection in evolution strategies. In: Proceedings 29th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing: ACM. 154-156.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Yang K., Emmerich M.T.M., Li R., Wang J. & Bäck T.H.W. (2014), Power Distribution Network Reconfiguration by Evolutionary Integer Programming. In: Proceedings Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN XIII) nr. LNCS 8672: Springer International Publishing. 11-23.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Zhao J. Fernandes V.B., Licheng J., Yevseyeva I., Asep Maulana A., Li R., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2014), Multiobjective Optimization of Classifiers by Means of 3-D Convex Hull Based Evolutionary Algorithm (description of form). LIACS, Leiden University).rapport
  • Stettina C.J., Zhou Zhao, Bäck T.H.W. & Katzy B.R. (2013), Academic Education of Software Engineering Practices: Towards Planning and Improving Capstone Courses Based upon Intensive Coaching and Team Routines. In: Proceedings 26th Conference on Software Engineering Education & Training: IEEE Computer Society. 169-178.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Veen B.D.V., Emmerich M.T.M., Yang Z., Bäck T.H.W. & Kok J.N. (2013), Ant Colony Algorithms for the Dynamic Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows. In: Vicente JMF, Sánchez JRÁ, Paz López F, Toledo-Moreo FJ (Red.) Natural and Artificial Computation in Engineering and Medical Applications - 5th International Work-Conference on the Interplay Between Natural and Artificial Computation, IWINAC 2013, Mallorca, Spain, June 10-14, 2013. Proceedings, Part II nr. 7931: Springer. 1-10.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Foussette C. & Krause P. (2013), Contemporary Evolution Strategies Natural Computing Series: Springer-Verlag.boek
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Deutz H.A., Schütze O., Bäck T.H.W., Tantar E., Tantar A.-A., Del Moral P., Legrand P., Bouvry P. & Coello C.C. (Red.) (2013), EVOLVE - A Bridge between Probability, Set Oriented Numerics, and Evolutionary Computation IV Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing: Springer-Verlag.boekredactie
  • Reehuis E.J.J., Olhofer M., Sendhoff B. & Bäck T.H.W. (2013), Learning-Guided Exploration in Airfoil Optimization. In: Proceedings 14th International Conference on Intelligent Data Engineering and Automated Learning - IDEAL'13 nr. Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Springer-Verlag. 506-513.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Reehuis E.J.J., Olhofer M., Emmerich M.T.M., Sendhoff B. & Bäck T.H.W. (2013), Novelty and Interestingness Measures for Design-space Exploration. In: Proceedings 15th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation - GECCO'13: ACM Press. 1541-1548.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Detwiler M.W., Reynolds J.W., Watts A.H., Bäck T.H.W. & Breukelaar R. (2013), Computer-implemented land planning system and method ( octrooi nr. US Patent 20.130.090.898). [octrooi]octrooi
  • Li R., Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bäck T.H.W., Schützand M., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2013), Mixed Integer Evolution Strategies for Parameter Optimization, Evolutionary Computation 21(1): 29-64.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Wang P., Emmerich M.T.M., Li R., Tang K., Xin Y. & Bäck T.H.W. (2013), Convex Hull-Based Multi-objective for Genetic Programming for Maximizing ROC Performance.rapport
  • Gaida D., Wolf C., Meyer A., Stuhlsatz J., Lippel J., Bäck T.H.W., Bongards M. & McLoone S. (2012), State Estimation for Anaerobic Digesters Using the ADM 1, Water Science & Technology 66(5): 1088-1095.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Groot Jelle de, Nugroho A., Bäck T.H.W. & Visser Joost (2012), What Is the Value of Your Software?. In: Proceedings Third International Workshop on Managing Technical Debt (MTD 2012).congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Wink S., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2012), A Meta-Genetic Algorithm for Solving the Capacitated Vehicle Routing Problem. In: IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation 2012. 1-8.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Rozenberg G., Bäck T.H.W. & Kok J.N. (Red.) (2012), Handbook of Natural Computing 1-4. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.boekredactie
  • Gaida D., Wolf C., Bäck T.H.W. & Bongards M. (2012), Nonlinear Model Predictive Substrate Feed Control of Biogas Plants. In: 20th Mediterranian Conference on Control & Automation. 652-657.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Swenne M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2012), Optimizing Pedestrian Environments with Evolutionary Strategies [poster]. In: Proceedings Sixth International Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics. 47-47.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li Rui, Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bäck T.H.W., Schütz M., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2012), Mixed Integer Evolution Strategies for Parameter Optimization, Evolutionary Computation: 1-38.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Reehuis E., Deutz A.H., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2011), Using the uncertainty handling CMA-ES for finding robust optima. In: Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation: ACM. 877-884.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M., Deutz A.H. & Bäck T.H.W. (2011), Exploiting Overlap When Searching for Robust Optima. In: Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN XI) Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Springer. 63-72.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Gaida D., Wolf C., Meyer C., Stuhlsatz A., Lippel J., Bäck T.H.W., Bongards M. & McLoone S. (2011), State Estimation for Anaerobic Digesters using the ADM1. In: Prceedings International IWA Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion of Solid Waste and Energy Crops.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Li Rui, Reehuis E., Eggermont J. & Bäck T.H.W. (2011), On the Log-Normal Self-Adaptation of the Mutation Rate in Binary Search Spaces. In: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation, GECCO'11: ACM. 893-900.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2011), An Archive Maintenance Scheme for Finding Robust Solutions. In: Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN XI) Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Springer. 214-223.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Gaida D., Sousa Brito A.L., Wolf C., Bäck T.H.W., Bongards M. & McLoone S. (2011), Optimal Control of biogas Plants Using Nonlinear MPC. In: IET Irish Signals and Systems Conference (ISSC 2011). 219-224.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Reehuis E., Kruisselbrink J.W., Deutz A.H., Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2011), Multiobjective optimization of water distribution networks using SMS-EMOA. In: Proceedings Evolutionary and Deterministic Methods for Design, Optimization and Control: CIMNE. 269-279.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li Rui, Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J., Reiber H. & Schuetz M. (2011), Mixed Integer Evolution Strategies for Parameter Optimization, Evolutionary Computation Journal.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Reehuis E., Kruisselbrink J.W., Olhofer M., Graenig L., Sendhoff B. & Bäck T.H.W. (2011), Model-guided Evolution Strategies for Dynamically Balancing Exploration and Exploitation. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Artificial Evolution, EA 2011. 306-317.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. (2011), Evolution strategies: basic introduction. In: Proceedings 13th Annual Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO 2011: ACM. 875-898.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Kessler L. & Heinle I. (2011), Evolutionary strategies for identification and validation of material model parameters for forming simulations. In: Proceedings 13th Annual Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO 2011: ACM. 1779-1786.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Rouzee A., Ghafur O., Vidma K., Gijsbertsen A., Shir O.M., Bäck T.H.W., Meijer A., Zande W.J. van der, Parker D. & Vrakking M.J.J. (2011), Evolutionary Optimization of Rotational Population Transfer, Physical Review A 84.033415.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M., Deutz A.H. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), A Robust Optimization Approach using Kriging Metamodels for Robustness Approximation in the CMA-ES. In: IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2010): IEEE. 1-8.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Knowles J. & Shir O.M. (2010), Experimental optimization by evolutionary algorithms. In: GECCO (Companion). 2897-2916.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), An Archive Based Method for Applying Evolutionary Algorithms to Find Robust Optima: Universiteit Leiden.rapport
  • Reehuis E. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), Mixed-integer evolution strategy using multiobjective selection applied to warehouse design optimization. In: Proceedings Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO 2010. 1187-1194.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Engels C., Gaul A.J. & Spitzer H. (2010), Optimales Asset Management, Energiewirtschaftliche Tagesfragen 1/2: 78-81.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Meinhardt J., Lipp A., Heinle I. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), Identification and Validation of Material Descriptions.. In: Bauteile der Zukunft: Methoden und Prozesse: Europäische Forschungsgesellschaft für Blechverarbeitung e.V.. 431-445.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Datema F.R., Moya A., Krause P., Bäck T.H.W., Willmes L., Baatenburg De Jong R.J. & Blom H.M. (2010), Random Survivial Forests and Cox Proportional Hazard Regression in Head and Neck Cancer Survivial Analysis, Head & Neck.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), Adaptive niche radii and niche shapes approaches for niching with the cma-es, Evolutionary Computation 18(1): 97-126.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), An Archive Maintenace Scheme for Finding Robust Solutions. In: Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN XI) Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer. 214-223.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Klinkenberg J.W., Emmerich M.T.M., Deutz A.H., Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2010), A Reduced-Cost SMS-EMOA Using Kriging, Self-Adaptation, and Parallelization. In: Multiple Criteria Decision Making for Sustainable Energy and Transportation Systems: Springer-Verlag.boekdeel
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W. & Li R. (2010), Improving Medical Image Analysis by Optimization, Eureka magazine: 8-11.overig
  • Li R., Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J & Reiber H. (2009), Optimizing a medical image analysis system using mixed-integer evolution strategies. In: S. Cagnoni et al (Red.) Evolutionary Image Analysis and Signal Processing: Springer.boekdeel
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Aleman A., Emmerich M.T.M., IJzerman A.P., Bender A., Bäck T.H.W. & Horst E. van der (2009), Enhancing search space diversity in multi-objective evolutionary drug molecule design using niching. In: Proceedings of the 11th Annual conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (GECCO). New York: ACM. 217-224.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Chen J, Emmerich M.T.M., Li R., Kok J.N. & Bäck T.H.W. (2009), How to Do Recombination in Evolution Strategies: An Empirical Study. In: Third International Work conference on the Interplay between Natural and Artificial Computation Lecture notes in Computer Science. 223-232.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich Michael, Bäck T.H.W., Bender Andreas, IJzerman Ad P. & van der Horst Eelke (2009), Combining Aggregation with Pareto Optimization: A Case Study in Evolutionary Molecular Design. In: Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization.: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. 453-467.boekdeel
  • Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2009), Niching with Derandomized Evolution Strategies in Artificial and Real-World Landscapes, Natural computing 8(1): 171-196.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2009), On the limitations of adaptive resampling in using the student's t-test evolution strategies. In: Proceedings of the 11th Annual conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (GECCO). New York: ACM. 2649-2656.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Li B.V.Y., Bender Andreas, Faddiev E., Kruisselbrink J.W., Deutz A.H., Horst Eelke van der, IJzerman Adriaan P. & Bäck T.H.W. (2009), Analyzing Molecular Landscapes using Random walks and Information Theory [poster], Chemistry Central Journal 3(Suppl. 1).artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W., Bender A., IJzerman A.P. & Horst E. van der (2009), Combining aggegration with pareto optimization: A case study in evolutionary molecular design. In: Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization, 5th International Conference, EMO 2009 Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer. 453-467.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Li B.V.Y., Bender A., Faddiev E., Kruisselbrink J.W., Deutz A.H., Horst E. van der, IJzerman A.P. & Bäck T.H.W. (2008), Analysing Molecular Landscapes Using Random Walks and Information Theory. In: German Conference on Chemoinformatics.. Goslar. 73.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Bäck T.H.W., Rabitz H. & Vrakking M.J.J. (2008), On the Evolution of Laser Pulses Under a Dynamic Quantum Control Environment. In: Proceedings of IEEE-CEC 2008. Hong Kong: IEEE Press.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li R., Eggermont J., Shir O.M., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2008), Mixed-Integer Evolution Strategies with Dynamic Niching. In: Günter Rudolph, Thomas Jansen, Simon M. Lucas, Carlo Poloni, Nicola Beume (Red.) PPSN Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer. 246-255.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Klinkenberg W., Emmerich M.T.M., Deutz A.H., Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2008), A Reduced-Cost SMS-EMOA using Kriging, Self-Adaptation, and Parallelization. In: M. Ehrgott et al (Red.) Conference on Multicriteria Decision Making 2008.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Kruisselbrink J.W., Horst E. van der, IJzerman A.P., Bender A. & Bäck T.H.W. (2008), Combined Interactive and Automated Adaptive Search for Molecular Design. In: Proceedings of Adaptive Computing in Design and Manufacture 2008: IPCC.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Kazius J., Wurdinger K., Iterson M. van, Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & IJzerman A.P. (2008), GPCR NaVa database: Natural variants in human G protein-coupled receptors, Human Mutation 29(1): 39-44.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Eggermont J., Li R., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Marquering H.A., Emmerich M.T.M., Lugt A. van der, Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2008), Optimizing Computed Tomographic Angiography Image Segmentation Using Fitness Based Partitioning. In: Applications of Evolutionary Computing. Heidelberg: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. 275-284.boekdeel
  • Shir O.M., Roslund J., Bäck T.H.W. & Rabitz H. (2008), Performance Analysis of Derandomized Evolution Strategies in Quantum Control Experiments. In: Proceedings of GECCO 2008, Atlanta, Georgia: ACM Press.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Beltrani V., Bäck T.H.W., Rabitz H. & Vrakking M.J.J. (2008), On the diversity of multiple optimal controls for quantum systems, Journal of Physics B : Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics 41(7).artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Kruisselbrink J.W., Bäck T.H.W., IJzerman A.P. & Horst E. van der (2008), Evolutionary Algorithms for Automated Drug Design Towards Target Molecule Properties. In: Proceedings of GECCO 2008. Atlanta: ACM Press.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Goes V. van der, Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2008), Niche Radius Adaptation with Asymmetric Sharing. In: PPSN Lecture notes in Computer Science. Dortmund: Springer. 195-204.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li R., Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2008), Metamodel-Assisted Mixed Integer Evolution Strategies and their Application to Intravascular Ultrasound Image Analysis. In: Proceedings of IEEE CEC. Hong Kong. 2764-2771.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. & Löwe B. (2007), Computing and the natural sciences at CiE 2005, Theoretical Computer Science 371(1-2): 1-3.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2007), Self-Adaptive Niching CMA-ES with Mahalanobis Metric. In: proceedings of IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation: Research Publishing Services.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2007), Performance analysis of niching algorithms based on derandomized-ES variants. In: Lipson, H. (Red.) Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO 2007. London: ACM. 705-712.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Raz V., Dirks R.W. & Bäck T.H.W. (2007), Classification of Cell Fates with Support Vector Machine Learning. In: Marchiori, E., Moore, J.H., Rajapakse, J.C. (Red.) Evolutionary Computation,Machine Learning and Data Mining in Bioinformatics, 5th European Conference Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer. 258-269.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & Vrakking M.J.J. (2007), Gaining Insights into Laser Pulse Shaping by Evolution Strategies. In: Mira, J., Alvarez, J.R. (Red.) Bio-inspired Modeling of Cognitive Tasks, Second International Work-Conference on the Interplay Between Natural and Artificial Computation Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer. 467-477.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Henkel C.V., Bäck T.H.W., Kok J.N., Rozenberg G. & Spaink H.P. (2007), DNA computing of solutions to knapsack problems, Biosystems 88: 156-162.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2007), The second harmonic generation case-study as a gateway for es to quantum control problems. In: Lipson, H. (Red.) Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO 2007. London: ACM. 713-721.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W. & Vrakking M.J.J. (2007), The Application of Evolutionary Multi-Criteria Optimization to Dynamic Molecular Alignment. In: proceedings of IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation: Research Publishing Services.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li R., Eggermont J., Emmerich M.T.M., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2007), Towards Dynamic Fitness Based Partitioning for IntraVascular UltraSound Image Analysis. In: EvoWorkshops 2007. 391-398.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Samsonova E., Krause P., Bäck T.H.W. & IJzerman A.P. (2007), Characteristic amino acid combinations in olfactory G protein-coupled receptors, Proteins, Structure, Function and Bioinformatics 67(1): 154-166.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Li R., Eggermont J., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2006), Optimizing Parameters of Coronary Vessel Image Analysis using Evolution Strategies. In: 18th Belgium-Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Eggermont J., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Li R., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2006), Extending nk landscapes to the mixed-integer domain. In: 18th Belgium-Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2006), Multi-criteria optimization in laser pulse shaping using evolutionary algorithms and kriging metamodels. In: MCDM 2006.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li Rui, Emmerich M.T.M., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Eggermont J., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2006), Mixed-Integer Evolution Strategies and Their Application to Intravascular Ultrasound Image Analysis. In: F. Rothlauf et al (Red.) 8th European Workshop on Evolutionary Computation in Image Analysis and Signal Processing (EvoIASP) Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer Verlag. 415-426.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li Rui, Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2006), Mixed-Integer NK Landscapes. Parallel Problem Solving from Nature. In: PPSN. 42-51.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Lameijer E.M.W., Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & IJzerman A.P. (2006), The Molecule Evoluator. An interactive evolutionary algorithm for the design of drug-like molecules, Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 46: 545-552.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Breukelaar R., Emmerich M.T.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2006), On interactive evolution strategies. In: Applications of Evolutionary Computing. Berlin / Heidelberg: Springer. 530-541.boekdeel
  • Kazius J., Nijssen S., Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & IJzerman A.P. (2006), Substructure mining using elaborate chemical representation, Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 46: 597-605.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Li R., Emmerich M.T.M., Eggermont J., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Bäck T.H.W., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2006), Mixed-Integer Optimization of Coronary Vessel Image Analysis using Evolution Strategies. In: In M. Keijzer et al (Red.) 8th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation. 1645-1652.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Li R., Emmerich M.T.M., Bäck T.H.W., Bovenkamp E.G.P., Eggermont J., Dijkstra J. & Reiber J.H.C. (2006), Optimizing Parameters of Intravascular Ultrasound Image Analysis Systems using Mixed-Integer Evolution Strategies. In: Adaptive Computing in Design and Manufacture (ACDM) Lecture notes in Computer Science: IP-CC Press. 283-284.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Lameijer E.M.W., Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & IJzerman A.P. (2006), Mining a Chemical Database for Fragment Co-occurrence: Discovery of "Chemical Clichés", Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 46(2): 553-562.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Shir O.M., Siedschlag C.H., Bäck T.H.W. & Vrakking M.J.J. (2006), Niching in evolution strategies and its application to laser pulse shaping. In: The 7th International Conference on Artificial Evolution (EA'05) Lecture notes in Computer Science: Springer Verlag.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Lameijer E.M.W., Kok J.N., Bäck T.H.W. & IJzerman A.P. (2006), Mining a chemical database for fragment co-occurrence: discovery of "chemical clichs", Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 46: 597-605.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. & Breukelaar R. (2005), Using genetic algorithms to evolve behavior in cellular automata. In: Calude C.S., Dinneen M.J., Paun G., Péréz-Jiménez M.J., Rozenberg G. (Red.) Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Unconventional Computing 2005 Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Springer-Verlag. 1-10.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Lameijer E.M.W., Bäck T.H.W., Kok J.N. & IJzerman A.P. (2005), Evolutionary algorithms in drug design, Natural computing 4: 177-243.artikel in tijdschrift
  • Breukelaar R. & Bäck T.H.W. (2005), Using a genetic algorithm to evolve behavior in multi dimensional cellular automata: emergence of behavior. In: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2005). 107-114.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Breukelaar R. & Willmes L. (2005), Problem solving by evolution: One of nature's unconventional programming paradigms. In: Banâtre J.-P., Fradet P., Giavitto J.-L., Michel O. (Red.) pre-proceedings of Unconventional Programming Paradigms workshop, UPP 2004. 8-13.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Samsonova E., Bäck T.H.W., Kok J.N. & IJzerman A.P. (2005), Reliable hierarchical clustering with the self-organizing map. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Intelligent Data Analysis (IDA 2005). 385-396.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Lameijer E.M.W., IJzerman A.P. & Bäck T.H.W. (2005), The Molecule Evoluator: an interactive evolutionary algorithm for designing drug molecules. In: Beyer H.-G., O'Reilly U.-M. (red.) Proceedings of the 7th Annual Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2005).. New York: ACM. 1969-1976.congresbijdrage
  • Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2005), Dynamic niching in evolution strategies with covariance matrix adaptation. In: Proceedings of the 2005 Congress on Evolutionary Computation CEC-2005. 2005: IEEE-Press. 2584-2591.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Shir O.M. & Bäck T.H.W. (2005), Niching in evolution strategies. In: Beyer H.-G., O'Reilly U.-M. (Red.) Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2005): ACM Press. 915-916.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Breukelaar R. & Bäck T.H.W. (2005), Neural Networks for Discrete Tomography. In: Beyer H.-G., O'Reilly U.-M. (Red.) Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2005): ACM. 107-114.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Samsonova E., Bäck T.H.W., Beukers M.W., IJzerman A.P. & Kok J.N. (2003), Combining and comparing cluster methods in a receptor database, Lecture notes in Computer Science 2810: 342-351.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. & Krause P. (2002), Evolutionäre Algorthmen in der Anwendung auf industrielle Prozesse. In: VDE Kongress NetWorlds - Leben und Arbeiten in vernetzten Welten. Berlin: VDE Verlag. 217-222.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. & Emmerich M.T.M. (2002), Evolution Strategies for Optimisation in Engineering Applications. In: Mang, H.A., Rammerstorfer, F.G., Eberhardsteiner, J. (Red.) Proceedings Fifth World Congress on Computational Mechanics.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. (2002), Adaptive business intelligence based on evolution strategies: Some application examples of self-adaptive software. In: Caulfield, H.J., Chen, S.-H., Cheng, H.-D., Duro, R., Honavar, V., Kerre, E.E., Lu, M., Romay, M.G., (Red.) Proceedings 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences. Durham: JCIS/Association for Intelligent Machinery. 3-7.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Vermeulen D. & Eiben A.E. (2002), Effects of tax and evolution in an artificial society. In: Culfield, H.J., et al. (Red.) Proceedings 6th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, Second International Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Economics and Finance. Durham: JCIS/Association for Intelligent Machinery. 1151-1156.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. (2002), Adaptive Business Intelligence Based on Evolution Strategies: Some Application Examples of Self-Adaptive Software, Information Systems 148: 113-121.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Naujoks B., Willmes L., Bäck T.H.W. & Haase W. (2002), Evaluating Multi Criteria Evolutionary Algorithms for Airfoil Optimization. In: Merelo Guervos, J.J., Adamidis, P., Beyer, H.G., Fernandez-Villacanas, J.L., Schwefel, H.P. (Red.) Proc. of the Seventh International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature Lecture notes in Computer Science. Berlin: Springer. 841-850.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Emmerich M.T.M., Giotis A., Özdemir M., Bäck T.H.W. & Giannakoglu K. (2002), Metamodel-Assisted Evolution Strategies. In: Merelo Guervos, J.J., Adamidis, P., Beyer, H.G., Fernandez-Villacanas, J.L., Schwefel, H.P. (Red.) Proc. of the Seventh International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature Lecture notes in Computer Science. Berlin: Springer. 361-370.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Nijssen S. & Bäck T.H.W. (2002), An Analysis of the Behaviour of Simplified Evolutionary Algorithms on Trap Functions. In: Proc. 14th Belgium-Dutch Conference ofn Artificial Intelligence. 469-470.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Kok J.N. & Rozenberg G. (2002), Evolutionary Computation as a Paradigm for DNA-Based Computing. In: Landweber, L.F., Winfree, E. (Red.) Evolution as Computation Natural Computing Series: Springer Verlag. 15-40.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Hemert J.I. van & Bäck T.H.W. (2002), The chance of changing, measuring the searched space. In: Merlo Guervos, J.J., Adamidis, P., Beyer, H.G., Fernandez-Villacanas, J.L., Schwefel, H.P. (Red.) Proc. of the Seventh International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature Lecture notes in Computer Science. Berlin: Springer. 23-32.congresbijdrage (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Graaf J.M. de, Kok J.N. & Kosters W.A. (1998), Theory of Genetic Algorithms, Nieuwsbrief van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Theoretische Informatica 2: 27-35.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W., Eiben A.E., Graaf J.M. de, Preuss M., Schippers C.A. & Taale H. (1998), Optimizing traffic light controllers with evolutionary algorithms. In: Zimmerman H.-J. (Red.) Proceedings of the 6th European Congress on Intelligent Techniques and Soft Computing. Aken, Duitsland: Verlag Mainz. 1730-1734.boekdeel
  • Bäck T.H.W., Eiben A.E. & Vink M.E. (1998), A Superior Evolutionary Algorithm for 3-SAT. In: Porto V.W., Saravanan N., Waagen D., Eiben A.E. (Red.) Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference on Evolutionary Programming. Berlijn, Duitsland: Springer-Verlag. 125-136.boekdeel
  • Bäck T.H.W. (1998), An overview of parameter control methods by self-adaptation in evolutionary algorithms, Fundamenta informaticae 35: 51-66.artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Wiesmann D., Hammel U. & Bäck T.H.W. (1998), Robust Design by Evolution Strategies, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation 2(3).artikel in tijdschrift (refereed)
  • Bäck T.H.W. (1998), On the Behavior of Evolutionary Algorithms in Dynamic Environments. In: Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE Conference on Evolutionary Computation. Piscataway, NJ, USA: IEEE Press. 446-451.boekdeel
  • Bäck T.H.W., Fogel D. & Michalewicz Z. (1998), Handbook of Evolutionary Computation. Bristol and Oxford, United Kingdom: IOP Publishing and Oxford University Press.boek
  • Eiben A.E., Bäck T.H.W., Schoenauer M. & Schwefel H.-P. (Red.) (1998), Parallel Problem Solving from Nature - PPSN V. Berlijn, Duitsland: Springer-Verlag.boekredactie
  • Eiben A.E., Bäck T.H.W., Schoenauer M. & Schwefel H.-P. (Red.) (1998), Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature. Berlijn, Duitsland: Springer Verlag.boekredactie
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