By Pierre Delisle, Marc Gravel, Michaël Krajecki, Caroline Gagné (auth.), María J. Blesa, Christian Blum, Andrea Roli, Michael Sampels (eds.)
This e-book constitutes the refereed complaints of the second one foreign Workshop on Hybrid Metaheuristics, HM 2005, held in Barcelona, Spain, in August 2005.
The thirteen revised complete papers provided have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 37 submissions. the subjects of this new rising box addressed via the papers are: novel mixtures of elements from diversified metaheuristics, hybridization of metaheuristics and AI/OR innovations, low-level hybridization, high-level hybridization, portfolio concepts, professional structures, co-operative seek, taxonomy, terminology, type of hybrid metaheuristics, co-evolution concepts, computerized parameter tuning, empirical and statistical comparability, theoretic features of hybridization, parallelization, and software program libraries.