PRINCIPLES OF SOFT COMPUTING (With CD )
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Special Features: Dr. S. N. Sivanandam has published 12 books· He has delivered around 150 special lectures of different specialization in Summer/Winter school and also in various Engineering colleges· He has guided and co guided 30 PhD research works and at present 9 PhD research scholars are working under him· The total number of technical publications in International/National Journals/Conferences is around 700· He has also received Certificate of Merit 2005-2006 for his paper from The Institution of Engineers (India)· He has chaired 7 International Conferences and 30 National Conferences. He is a member of various professional bodies like IE (India), ISTE, CSI, ACS and SSI. He is a technical advisor for various reputed industries and engineering institutions· His research areas include Modeling and Simulation, Neural Networks, Fuzzy Systems and Genetic Algorithm, Pattern Recognition, Multidimensional system analysis, Linear and Nonlinear control system, Signal and Image processing, Control System, Power system, Numerical methods, Parallel Computing, Data Mining and Database Security
About The Book: This book is meant for a wide range of readers who wish to learn the basic concepts of soft computing. It can also be helpful for programmers, researchers and management experts who use soft computing techniques. The basic concepts of soft computing are dealt in detail with the relevant information and knowledge available for understanding the computing process. The various neural network concepts are explained with examples, highlighting the difference between various architectures. Fuzzy logic techniques have been clearly dealt with suitable examples. Genetic algorithm operators and the various classifications have been discussed in lucid manner, so that a beginner can understand the concepts with minimal effort.