List of Awards


CEC2015 Best Overall Paper Award:15390
Harith Al-Sahaf, Mengjie Zhang, Mark Johnston and Brijesh Verma,
“Image Descriptor: A Genetic Programming Approach to Multiclass Texture Classification”

CEC2015 Runner up Paper #1:15679
Richard Veale, Tadashi Isa and Masatoshi Yoshida,
“Applying Differential Evolution MCMC to Parameterize Large-scale Spiking Neural Simulations”

CEC2015 Runner up Paper #2:15163
JunQi Zhang, LinWei Xu, Ji Ma and MengChu Zhou,
“A Learning Automata-based Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Noisy Environment”


Best Student Paper #1:15309
Sasaki Taku, Ono Isao
“Particle Filter with Extrapolation by Crossover for Nonlinear State Estimation”

Runner up Paper:15514
Momodou Sanyang and Ata Kaban
“Heavy tails with Parameter Adaptation in Random Projection based continuous EDA”


IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine Outstanding Paper Award for 2012
Minh Nghia Le ; Yew Soon Ong ; Yaochu Jin ; Sendhoff, B.,
“A Unified Framework for Symbiosis of Evolutionary Mechanisms with Application to Water Clusters Potential Model Design,”
Computational Intelligence Magazine, IEEE Volume: 7 , Issue: 1
DOI: 10.1109/MCI.2011.2176995
Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 20 – 35

Outstanding Transactions on Evolutionary Computation Paper Award for 2012
Schutze, O. ; Esquivel, X. ; Lara, A. ; Coello Coello, Carlos A.,
“Using the Averaged Hausdorff Distance as a Performance Measure in Evolutionary Multiobjective Optimization,”
Evolutionary Computation, IEEE Transactions on
Volume: 16 , Issue: 4
DOI: 10.1109/TEVC.2011.2161872
Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 504 – 522

IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems Outstanding Paper Award for 2012
Waegeman, W. ; Pahikkala, T. ; Airola, A. ; Salakoski, T. ; Stock, M. ; De Baets, B.,
“A Kernel-Based Framework for Learning Graded Relations From Data,”
Fuzzy Systems, IEEE Transactions on
Volume: 20 , Issue: 6
DOI: 10.1109/TFUZZ.2012.2194151
Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 1090 – 1101

2014 Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award
Yong Wang,
“Evolutionary Algorithm for Complex Continuous Optimization Problems”