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For questions related to fitness functions in the context of evolutionary computation and evolutionary algorithms. A fitness function is a function that assesses the quality (or fitness) of an individual (i.e. solution) in the population (in the case of population-based evolutionary algorithms).

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How to create a good fitness function?

In genetic algorithms, a function called "fitness" (or "evaluation") function is used to determine the "fitness" of the chromosomes. Creating a good fitness function is one of the challenging tasks in ...
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