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A technique where programs are encoded as a set of genes which evolve using evolutionary algorithm to solve a problem.

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Datastructure for grounded grammar induction

Grammatical induction is the art of learning a grammar from training data. We have a domain-specific-language for example a Python dialect and should create for that dialect a grammar which is able to ...
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Do genetic algorithm and neural networks really think?

I'm aware of those AI programmes which can play games and neural networks which can identify pictures. But are they really thinking. Do they think like humans? Do they have consciousness? Or are they ...
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Spontaneous emergence of replicators in Artificial Life

One of the corner stones of The Selfish Gene (Dawkins) is the spontaneous emergence of replicators, i.e. molecules capable of replicating themselves. Has this been modeled in silico in open-ended ...
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Learning Genetic algorithm for beginners

What is the best and easiest programming language to learn to implement Genetic algorithms? C++ or Python or any other?
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Genetic programming in autoencoder

I am trying to understand how genetic programming can be used in autoencoders. I am going through a few papers (the classic one and another) but they dont help me to even grasp the concept of genetic ...
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What's wrapping in Grammatical Evolution?

I've just started learning Grammatical Evolution and I'm reading the paper Grammatical Evolution from Michael O’Neill. On page three said: During the genotype-to-phenotype mapping process it is ...
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How can one use Genetic Algorithms to solve the “15 Puzzle” (Mystic Square)?

How would one go about solving the 15 squares puzzle using a Genetic Algorithms approach? In particular, I'd like to understand how you would represent the "chromosome" in the evolving system. That ...
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Mutation and crossover in a genetic algorithm with real numbers

How exactly are "mutation" and "cross-over" applied in the context of a genetic algorithm based on real numbers (as opposed to just bits)? I think I understood how those two phases are applied in a "...
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Is it possible to classify data using a genetic algorithm?

Is it possible to classify data using a genetic algorithm? For example, would it be possible to sort this database? ( https://archive.ics.uci.edu/ml/datasets/Spambase ) Examples in matlab?
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How does the Mating in NEAT take place

In the NEAT paper it says: The entire population is then replaced by the offspring of the remaining organisms in each species. But how does it take place? I mean like are they paired and then ...
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Given unlimited time and a perfect fitness function, could a genetic program solve any problem?

Obviously this is hypothetical, but is true? I know "perfect fitness function" is a bit hand-wavy, but I mean it as we have a perfect way to measure the completion of any problem.
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How can genetic programming be used to prevent cyberterrorism?

I've read on wiki that genetic programming has 'outstanding results' in cyberterrorism prevention. Further more, this abstract says: Using machine-coded linear genomes and a homologous crossover ...