By Khaled Ghedira
A Constraint delight challenge (CSP) involves a collection of variables, a site of values for every variable and a suite of constraints. the target is to assign a cost for every variable such that every one constraints are chuffed. CSPs proceed to obtain elevated realization due to either their excessive complexity and their omnipresence in educational, business or even real-life difficulties. the reason for this is that they're the topic of severe learn in either man made intelligence and operations study. This publication introduces the vintage CSP and information numerous extensions/improvements of either formalisms and methods in an effort to take on a wide number of difficulties. Consistency, versatile, dynamic, dispensed and studying points are mentioned and illustrated utilizing basic examples reminiscent of the n-queen problem.
1. Foundations of CSP.
2. Consistency Reinforcement Techniques.
three. CSP fixing Algorithms.
four. seek Heuristics.
five. studying Techniques.
6. Maximal Constraint pride Problems.
7. Constraint pride and Optimization Problems.
eight. Distibuted Constraint pride Problems.
About the Authors
Khaled Ghedira is the final handling director of the Tunis technological know-how urban in Tunisia, Professor on the college of Tunis, in addition to the founding president of the Tunisian organization of synthetic Intelligence and the founding director of the SOIE learn laboratory. His study parts contain MAS, CSP, delivery and creation logistics, metaheuristics and safety in M/E-government. He has led a number of nationwide and overseas study tasks, supervised 30 PhD theses and greater than 50 Master’s theses, co-authored approximately three hundred magazine, convention and e-book study papers, written textual content books on metaheuristics and construction logistics and co-authored 3 others.
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Constraint Satisfaction Problems: CSP Formalisms and Techniques (Iste) by Khaled Ghedira