Heuristics and Metaheuristics Algorithms
1. Nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithms: literature review and presenting a novel classification

Mehdi Khadem; Abbas Toloie Eshlaghy; kiamars Fathi Hafshejani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 December 2021


  Over the past decade, solving complex optimization problems with metaheuristic algorithms has attracted many experts and researchers.There are exact methods and approximate methods to solve optimization problems. Nature has always been a model for humans to draw the best mechanisms and the best engineering ...  Read More

2. Studying the suitability of different data mining methods for delay analysis in construction projects

Farzad Movahedi Sobhani; Tahereh Madadi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2015, , Pages 15-33

  The main purpose of this paper is to investigate the suitability of diverse data mining techniques for construction delay analysis. Data of this research obtained from 120 Iranian construction projects. The analysis consists of developing and evaluating various data mining models for factor selection, ...  Read More