Course Name: 

Soft Computing (IT355)


B.Tech (IT)


Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-2) 4


Optimization and Some Traditional Methods and issues, Introduction to Genetic Algorithms, Some Specialized Genetic Algorithms, Introduction to Fuzzy Sets, Fuzzy Reasoning and Clustering, Fundamentals of Neural Networks, Fundamentals biologically inspired computing, Applications and Recent Research Trends.


A. Ghosh, S. Dehuri and S. Ghosh (eds.), Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithms for Knowledge Discovery from Databases, ISBN 978-3-540-77466-2, Springer, 2008.
S. Bandyopadhyay and S. K. Pal, Classification and Learning using Genetic Algorithms: Applications in Bioinformatics and Web Intelligence, ISBN 978-3-540-49606-9, Springer-Verlag, Hiedelberg, Germany, 2007.
A. Ghosh, R. K. De and S. K. Pal (eds.), Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence, Springer, 2007.
D K Pratihar , Soft Computing , Narosa , 2007.


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