Monthly Archives: October 2017

Prof. Bartz-Beielstein invited as a COST action trainer at Sorbonne Universités

Prof. Bartz-Beielstein was invited as a COST Action trainer to give a lecture at  Sorbonne Universités – Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC).
The COST Action CA15140 “Improving Applicability of Nature-Inspired Optimisation by Joining Theory and Practice (ImAppNIO)” organized a training school on the theme of the COST Action: bridging the gap between theory and practice and making nature-inspired search and optimization heuristics (like for example evolutionary algorithms) more applicable. Continue reading

CfP: Parallel Computing and Surrogate Models in Multiobjective Optimization 

The special session Parallel Computing and Surrogate Models in Multiobjective Optimization (PSMO) will be held at BIOMA 2018. The submission deadline is 1 December 2017. The special session papers have to be submitted via the BIOMA 2018 submission page. Important: Only long papers (S2) with a maximum of 12 pages will be accepted. The accepted papers will be published, together with other conference papers, in a Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) volume by Springer. Detailed instructions for paper preparation can be found on the BIOMA 2018 submission page:

Free Online-Version: Metamodel-based optimization of hot rolling processes in the metal industry

The article “Metamodel-based optimization of hot rolling processes in the metal industry” is published in The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing. As part of the Springer Nature SharedIt initiative, a publicly full-text view-only version of this paper is available here.

The abstract reads as follows: Continue reading

SPOTSeven Lab welcomes guests from Slovenia and France @TH_Koeln @SynergyTwinning

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During the SYNERGY project meeting benchmark problems, algorithm parallelization and surrogate modeling were discussed. Guests from Slovenia and France stayed three days at TH Köln in Gummersbach to discuss recent project results and further steps with members of the SPOTSeven Lab. Continue reading