5. PPSN 1998: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Convergence Theory

Fitness Landscapes and Problem Difficulty

Noisy and Non-stationary Objective Functions

Multi-criteria and Constrained Optimization

Representation Issues

Selection, Operators and Evolution Schemes

Coevolution and Learning

Cellular Automata, Fuzzy Systems and Neural Networks

Ant Colonies, Immune Systems, and Other Paradigms

Applications

TSP, Graphs and Satisfiability

Scheduling, Partitioning and Packing

Design and Telecommunications

Model Estimations and Layout Problems