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What types of applications qualify as “compound intelligences”?

A question about swarm intelligence as a potential method of strong general AI came up recently, and yielded some useful answers and clarifications regarding the nature of swarm intelligence. But it ...
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Would a general-purpose AI need to collaborate?

Human beings are more productive in groups than individually, possibly due to the fact that there is a limit to how much one human brain can improve itself in terms of speed of computation and areas ...
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What is the meaning of the square brackets in ant colony optimization?

I'm studying the paper "Minimizing Total Tardiness on a Single Machine Using Ant Colony Optimization" which has proposed to use Ant colony optimization to SMTWTP. According to this paper: Each ...
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Swarm intelligence vs Normal Human Intelligence [closed]

So I read somewhere there are 2 different views of Artificial Intelligence. One is the normal conventional approach where we use ML and AI logical inference programs to mimic a human brain. Another ...
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What is the difference between artificial intelligence and swarm intelligence?

Artificial intelligence (AI) refers to the simulation of human intelligence in machines that are programmed to think like humans and mimic their actions. The term may also be applied to any machine ...
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What is the difference between the ant system and the max-min ant system?

I'm studying ant colony optimization. I'm trying to understand the difference between the ant system (AS) and the max-min ant system (MMAS) approaches. As far as I found out, the main difference ...
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What are the applications of ant colony optimization algorithms?

I'm interested in ant colony optimization algorithms and bee algorithms,but I'm confused what are the applications of these algorithms Can you suggest me some examples of applications can I work on?
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Is there an efficiency swarm Intelligence algorithm for off-chain channels routing in blockchain?

One of the solutions to scale blockchain is to use off-chain channels. You can find its definition here: https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Off-Chain_Transactions. However, one of the problems of off-chain ...
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Training an artificial neural network using PSO

Hi guys I've been studying such combination where the idea is to replace the classic descendant gradient for an algorithm that is less sensitive to local optimum, so the PSO tries to select the best ...
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Which algorithms, between ant colony or classical routing algorithms, have a better time complexity for the shortest path problem?

Which algorithms, between ant colony or classical routing algorithms, have a better time complexity for the shortest path problem? In general, can we compare efficiency of these two types of ...
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What is the difference between continuous domains and discrete combinatorial optimization?

According to this website: http://yarpiz.com/67/ypea104-acor (in the website it is mentioned that it is a project aiming to be a resource of academic and professional scientific source codes and ...
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How can Cat Swarm Algorithm (CSO) used for feature selection?

Cat swarm optimization (CSO) is a novel metaheuristic for evolutionary optimization algorithms based on swarm intelligence which proposed in 2006. See Feature Selection of Support Vector Machine Based ...
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Are all ant routing algorithms the same?

Are all ant routing algorithms the same? If no, what is the common properties of all of them? In other words, how we can detect a routing algorithm is an ant routing algorithm?
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Nature-inspired artificial intelligent methods for Blockchain?

I am working on the blockchain technology and I am not very familiar with the AI concept. The proposal of this web page: (http://www.euraxess.lu/jobs/349354) opens a discussion about use of nature ...
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How can I benchmark an application of ant colony optimization?

In my research on video games path finding I'm using ant colony optimization, not only to find the shortest path, but also to add some unpredictability and adaptiveness to bots path finding. It works ...
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What kind of artificial intelligence is this? A decentralized swarm intelligence where the input and output is split among the agents

I have an AI design for deciding the length of green and red lamps of the traffic. In my design, every crossroads has its own agent. This agent has input the amount of vehicle in each road in a single ...
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Intelligent reflecting surface

I wanted to know about Intelligent reflecting surface (IRS) technology. what is the application of IRS in wireless communication? what are the competitive advantages over existing technologies?
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What would be a possible approach for Swarm AI toward democratic education?

There are some happenings in Human Swarm Artificial Intelligence and some schools K-12 running without teachers and the kids studying anything on their own. What would be a possible approach for Human ...
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Classical Internet routing vs. Swarm routing (such as Ant routing)?

Is it possible to mention the drawbacks/advantages of Swarm routing (such as Ant routing etc) in comparison with classical routing algorithms in communication networks in a general view? In other ...
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How Swarm Intelligence can empower Blockchain?

Are there examples of applications in blockchain consensus using swarm intelligence, as opposed to classical consensus mechanisms like PoW or PBFT? Please note that recent classical consensuses, ...
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Tuning the parameters of Particle swarm optimization (PSO)

To tune the parameters of Particle swarm optimization (PSO), there are two methods offline and online. In offline manner, the meta-optimization is used to tune the parameters of PSO by using another ...
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What are swarm optimization techniques used for: training the ANN by weight optimization or for feature selection?

Swarm intelligence (SI) is the collective behavior of decentralized, self-organized systems, natural or artificial. The concept is employed in work on artificial intelligence. SI-based algorithms, ...
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The proper AI method for modeling to predict road crashes and safety surrogate measures

I intend to use an AI method for modeling to predict road crashes and safety sorrogate measures. The dependent variables are crash frequency and other measures that are nonnegative integers. The ...