Mendel 2015 Proceedings is a collection of selected papers presented at the Mendel conference held in Brno, Czech Republic in June 2015. The conference aimed to provide a platform for researchers, academics, and students to exchange ideas on novel research methods in Soft Computing and related topics. The proceedings book includes papers covering a wide range of topics, including Genetic Algorithms, Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic, Robotics, and Motion Planning, among others. The book is edited by Radek Matoušek, who is an associate professor at the Brno University of Technology and the co-founder of the Mendel conference.
The Mendel 2015 Proceedings book comprises 42 selected papers, divided into 7 sections based on the topics covered. The first section is dedicate to Genetic Algorithms, Genetic Programming, and Grammatical Evolution. It includes papers on topics such as Multi-Objective Optimization, Feature Selection, and Evolutionary Robotics. The second section covers Differential Evolution and Evolutionary Strategies, with papers on topics such as Parameter Tuning, Ensemble Learning, and Constrained Optimization.
The third section is dedicated to Swarm Intelligence and Ant Colonies, with papers on topics such as Particle Swarm Optimization, Ant Colony Optimization, and Artificial Bee Colony. The fourth section covers Artificial Immune Systems and Computational Intelligence, with papers on topics such as Immune Clonal Selection, Fuzzy Cognitive Maps, and Adaptive Resonance Theory.
The fifth section is devote to Neural Networks and Data Mining, with papers on topics such as Deep Learning, Support Vector Machines, and Network Security. The sixth section covers Multi-Agent Systems and Artificial Life, with papers on topics such as Emergent Behaviors, Self-Organization, and Game Theory. Finally, the seventh section is dedicate to Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Control Design, with papers on topics such as Object Recognition, Path Planning, and Feedback Control.
Each section begins with an introduction by the editor, summarizing the papers included and highlighting their contributions to the field. The papers themselves are well-written and informative, providing detailed descriptions of the research methods used and the results obtained. The authors have also provided extensive references, making it easy for readers to further explore the topics covered.
One of the highlights of the book is the diversity of topics cover. The papers included in the book represent a broad range of research in Soft Computing, making it a valuable resource for researchers and practitioners in the field. The papers are also well-organize and easy to follow, with clear descriptions of the research methods used and the results obtained.
Another highlight of the book is the quality of the papers include. The authors have clearly put a lot of effort into their research, and the papers are well-written, informative, and well-supported by data. The book also includes papers from a diverse range of authors, representing a variety of institutions and countries.
Overall, Mendel 2015 Proceedings is an excellent resource for researchers and practitioners in Soft Computing and related fields. The book provides a valuable collection of papers covering a broad range of topics, making it a useful reference for anyone interested in the field. The papers are well-written and informative, and the book is well-organize and easy to navigate. The book is highly recommend for anyone interest in Soft Computing and related topics.