Local termination criteria for Stochastic Diffusion Search: a comparison with the behaviour of ant nest-site selection

J. M. Bishop, Andrew O. Martin, Elva Joan Hilda Robinson

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of the 8th International Conference on Computational Collective Intelligence (ICCCI 2016), Halkidiki, Greece
EditorsNgoc-Thanh Nguyen, Yannis Manolopoulos, Lazaros Iliadis, Bogdan Trawiński
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-45243-2, 978-3-319-45242-5
Publication statusPublished - 20 Sep 2016

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NameLecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence

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  • stochastic search
  • collective decision
  • emigration
  • house-hunting
  • choice strategy
  • decision strategy
  • threshold decision-making
  • comparative decisions
  • Quorum Sensing
  • voter models
  • ants
  • social insects

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