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Swarm Intelligence and Flocking Behavior

IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
ICAET 2015 - Number 10
Year of Publication: 2015
Ashish Girdhar

Himani and Ashish Girdhar. Article: Swarm Intelligence and Flocking Behavior. IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology ICAET 2015(10):9-12, August 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Himani and Ashish Girdhar},
	title = {Article: Swarm Intelligence and Flocking Behavior},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {ICAET 2015},
	number = {10},
	pages = {9-12},
	month = {August},
	note = {Full text available}


Swarm behavior suggests simple methodologies used by agents of swarm to solve complex problems, which using the other optimsation algorithms such as Genetic Algorithms may not be possible to solve. The basic reason behind this is the group behavior in these algorithms. The distributed control mechanism and simple interactive rules can manage the swarm efficiently and effectively. Flocking behavior does not involve central coordination. This paper aims at the review of the Swarm Intelligence algorithms developed so far and its association with flocking model.


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