Harmony Search Algorithm

This site introduces music-inspired Harmony Search algorithm and its applications.

If any paper request, contact Dr. Zong Woo Geem ().

Introduction to Harmony Search

Introduction (Webzine)

Introduction (PowerPoint)

State-of-the-Art Harmony Search

Extensive Review of Harmony Search

Cited in Nature! (Astronomical Data Analysis)

Harmony Search Book & Journal

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HS Algorithm [Springer]

Recent Advances [Springer]

Structural Design [Springer]

Water Network Design

HS SI (J. Applied Mathematics 2013) [Down]

HS SI (IJ. Bio-Inspired Computation 2014)

Selected Publications (Theories)

Stochastic Derivative of HS [Download]

Ensembled Harmony Search

Stochastic Co-Derivative of HS

Continuous Harmony Search

Continuous Harmony Search 2 [Different Opinion]

Continuous Harmony Search 3

Exploratory Power of HS

Parameter-Setting-Free (AKA Adaptive) HS

Distributed Harmony Search

Multi-Modal Harmony Search

Multi-Objective Harmony Search (Pareto Set)

Multi-Objective Harmony Search (Present Worth)

Large-Size Problem 1 (454 Discrete Variables)

Large-Size Problem 2 (441 Binary Variables)

Criticism: Survival of the Novelest? [Original Paper]

Selected Publications (Hybrid HS)

HS + GA

HS + SA

HS + TS

HS + DM

HS + PSO [Different Opinion]

HS + PSO + Ant

HS + Taguchi

HS + Chaos

HS + TS + Fuzzy

HS + ANN

HS + Reliability

HS + SQP

HS + Solver

HS + Google Map

Selected Publications (Real-World / Industrial Applications)

Music Composition

Sudoku Puzzle

Magic Square

Tetris Game

Project Scheduling

Timetabling

Tour Planning

Logistics

Flow Shop Scheduling

Selected Publications (Computer Science)

Web Page Clustering

Text Summarization

Internet Routing

Image Segmentation

Image Correspondence

Visual Tracking

Circle Detection

Robotics 1

Robotics 2

Robotics 3

Selected Publications (Electrical Engineering)

Energy System Dispatch

Photo-Electronic Detection

Power System Design

Wind Power Generation

Multi-Level Inverter Optimization

Cell Phone Network

Selected Publications (Civil Engineering)

Construction Site Layout

Structural Design: Continuous Variable

Structural Design: Discrete Variable

Water Network Design [Download]

Water Network Analysis

Water Network Calibration

Dam Scheduling

Parameter Calibration: Flood Model

Groundwater Management

Soil Stability Analysis

Earthquake Motion

Vehicle Routing

Transport Energy Modeling

Determination of Road Properties

Selected Publications (Environmental Engineering)

Groundwater Pollution

River Quality Control for Fish Migration

Ecological Conservation

Selected Publications (Mechanical Engineering)

Heat Exchanger Design

Satellite Heat Pipe Design

Offshore Structure Fueling

Offshore Structure Mooring

Parameter Calibration: Face-Milling

Steel Making

Selected Publications (Bio & Medical Applications)

RNA Structure Prediction 1

RNA Structure Prediction 2

Biological Motif

Hearing Aids

Noise Sound Level

Medical Physics [Dissertation]

Medical Image

Programming Examples

Rosenbrock Function (MS Excel VBA)

Himmelblau Function (MATLAB)

Himmelblau Function (C++)

Parameter Calibration (VB Script)

Water Network Design (Visual Basic)

Music Composition (Midi File, Type 1)

Presenting HS at Harvard


HS Seminar at POSTECH (Korean)