Simulated annealing-artificial intelligence, Basic Computer Science

Simulated Annealing

One way to answer the problem of local maxima and related problems like ridges and plateaux in hill climbing is to permit the agent to go downhill to some extent. In virtual annealing named because of an analogy with cooling a liquid until it freezes. The agent picks to consider a random move.  If the move improves the evaluation function, then it is constantly carried out. If the move doesn't improve the evaluation function, then the agent will carry out the move with some possibility between 0 and 1. The possibility decreases as the move gets bad in terms of the evaluation function, so really bad moves are hardly ever carried out. This strategy may often nudge a search out of a local maximum and the search can continue towards the global maximum.

Random Search

Some problems to be solved by a search agent are more creative in behaviour, i.e., writing poetry.  In this type of case, it is often hard to project the word 'creative' on to a program because it is achievable to fully  understand why it produced an artefact, by looking at its search path. In these type of cases, it is often a good idea to try some randomness in the search strategy, for an example randomly selecting an item from the plan to carry out, or assigning values from a heuristic measure randomly. This can add to the creative appeal of the agent, because it makes it much more difficult to predict what the agent will do.

Posted Date: 10/2/2012 2:55:19 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Simulated annealing-artificial intelligence, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Simulated annealing-artificial intelligence, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Simulated annealing-artificial intelligence Discussions

Write discussion on Simulated annealing-artificial intelligence
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions

Problem - programming language: A Problem is to carry out a particular task. For solving the problem, some input has to be given to the system. The system will process or mani

Device Drivers:   Device drivers are shared computer programs that provide an interface between the hardware devices and operating system or other higher level programs.

They straightforwardly affect the content of the flags. CLC CLD CLI CMC STC STD STI CLC INSTRUCTION Reason: To uncontaminated the cartage flag. Syntax: CLC This instruction turning

Frequency Division Multiplexing : FDM is an analog technique that is applied when he bandwidth of link is greater than the combined bandwidth of the signals to be transmitted. a

QUESTION (a) Define z-transform of sequence x[n]. (b) A causal LTI system has impulse response h[n], for which the z-transform is                     H(z) = (1+z -1

note on high level language and low level language


classify computer system according to capacity. how they are different from computer according to the classification of technology.provide the comparative study also.

Two competing architectures were developed for improving the architecture of the central processing unit, and different processors are conventional to each one. Both had their powe