Inspec keywords: search problems; genetic algorithms; estimation theory

Other keywords: hybrid evolutionary search method; HS algorithm; mutation; hybridisation approach; benchmark functions; harmony search technique; complex function optimisation problems; local optimum solutions; genetic operators; genetic algorithm; GA; HS direction estimation mechanism; elitism; crossover

Subjects: Other topics in statistics; Optimisation; Optimisation techniques; Optimisation techniques; Combinatorial mathematics; Other topics in statistics; Combinatorial mathematics; Combinatorial mathematics; Statistics