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Bacterial colony optimization

The bacterial colony optimization algorithm is an optimization algorithm which is based on a lifecycle model that simulates some typical behaviors of E. coli bacteria during their whole lifecycle, including chemotaxis, communication, elimination, reproduction, and migration.[1]


  1. ^ Niu, Ben; Wang, Hong (2012). "Bacterial Colony Optimization". Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society. 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/698057. Retrieved 31 December 2016.