Timo Kötzing, a Senior Researcher with the group, has four accepted papers which makes him one of the two most prolific authors of this-years PPSN, with Hisao Ishibuchi (SUSTech) being the other. One of Timo's papers, First-Hitting Times Under Additive Drift together with Martin Krejca, is nominated for a best paper award.
The article Ring Migration Topology Helps Bypassing Local Optima is based on the master's thesis of Clemens Frahnow.
Friedrich, Tobias; Göbel, Andreas; Quinzan, Francesco; Wagner, MarkusHeavy-tailed Mutation Operators in Single-Objective Combinatorial Optimization. Parallel Problem Solving From Nature (PPSN) 2018
Kötzing, Timo; Lagodzinski, J. A. Gregor; Lengler, Johannes; Melnichenko, AnnaDestructiveness of Lexicographic Parsimony Pressure and Alleviation by a Concatenation Crossover in Genetic Programming. Parallel Problem Solving From Nature (PPSN) 2018