Software Engineering and Information Systems
An Overview of the Concepts, Classifications, and Methods of Population Initialization in Metaheuristic Algorithms

Mohammad Reza Hassanzadeh; farshid keynia

Volume 7, Issue 1 , February 2021, , Pages 35-54

  Metaheuristic algorithms are typically population-based random search techniques. The general framework of a metaheuristic algorithm consisting of its main parts. The sections of a metaheuristic algorithm include setting algorithm parameters, population initialization, global search section, local search ...  Read More

Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
Statistical Analysis on IoT Research Trends: A Survey

Alireza Hedayati; Mehrin Rouhifar; Sahar Bahramzadeh; Vaheh Aghazarian; Mostafa Chahardoli

Volume 4, Issue 2 , May 2018, , Pages 101-134

  Internet of Things (IoT) is a novel and emerging paradigm to connect real/physical and virtual/logical world together. So, it will be necessary to apply other related scientific concepts in order to achieve this goal. The main focus of this paper is to identify the research topics in IoT. For this purpose, ...  Read More

Pattern Analysis and Intelligent Systems
Improving the Operation of Text Categorization Systems with Selecting Proper Features Based on PSO-LA

Mozhgan Rahimirad; Mohammad Mosleh; Amir Masoud Rahmani

Volume 1, Issue 2 , May 2015, , Pages 1-8

  With the explosive growth in amount of information, it is highly required to utilize tools and methods in order to search, filter and manage resources. One of the major problems in text classification relates to the high dimensional feature spaces. Therefore, the main goal of text classification is to ...  Read More