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1ksbAmy K. Hoover, Paul A. Szerlip and Kenneth O. Stanley. Interactively Evolving Harmonies Through Functional Scaffolding. GECCO 2011.Igor: CPPNs produce musical accompaniments, best paper in Digital Entertainment trackhttp://dl.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=2001576.20016309/1/2011

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1ekmJosh C. Bongard. 2011. Spontaneous evolution of structural modularity in robot neural network controllers: artificial life/robotics/evolvable hardware. In Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO '11)Igor: best paper in A-life/Robotics/Hardware trackhttp://dl.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=2001576.20016119/1/2011

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1ekmDoncieux, S. and Mouret, J.-B. (2010). Behavioral diversity measures for Evolutionary Robotics.
WCCI 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC). Pages 1303--1310.
Jacob: More work on behavioral diversity: Trying domain independent measureshttp://www.isir.upmc.fr/files/2010ACTI1525.pdf9/1/2011

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1ksbPoli, R., McPhee, N.F. (2008). "Parsimony Pressure Made Easy". In GECCO-2008: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. ACM Press.Julian: combating program bloat is an important issue in GP. Won Best paper.http://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=13893405/12/2010

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1julianSchmidt, M. D., Lipson, H. (2010). "Predicting solution rank to improve performance". In Proceedings of the 12th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (Portland, Oregon, USA, July 07 - 11, 2010). GECCO '10. ACM, New York, NY, 949-956.Julian: this was a GP paper but it seems like it could have broad applicability across other EAshttp://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/ft_gateway.cfm?id=1830652&type=pdf9/3/2010

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1julianBenbassat, A., Sipper, M. (2013). "EvoMCTS: Enhancing MCTS-Based Players through Genetic Programming". In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG 2013).Julian: Combines GP with Monte Carlo Tree Search in board games.http://eldar.mathstat.uoguelph.ca/dashlock/CIG2013/papers/paper_5.pdf9/22/2013

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1ekmService, T., Tauritz, D. (2008). "A No-Free-Lunch Framework for Coevolution". In GECCO-2008: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. ACM Press.Julian: claims that Coevolution CAN have a free lunchhttp://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=13891635/12/2010

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1ekmArthur Carvalho. 2011. A cooperative coevolutionary genetic algorithm for learning bayesian network structures. In Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO '11)Igor: coevolution for structure search.http://dl.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=2001576.20017299/2/2011

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1ksbSamothrakis, S.; Lucas, S.; Runarsson, T.P.; Robles, D., "Coevolving Game-Playing Agents: Measuring Performance and Intransitivities," Evolutionary Computation, IEEE Transactions on , vol.17, no.2, pp.213,226, April 2013Jacob: coevolution in Othellohttp://davidrobles.s3.amazonaws.com/publications/samothrakis-coev-2012.pdf11/2/2013

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1ksbPhillip Verbancsics and Kenneth O. Stanley (2010)
"Transfer Learning through Indirect Encoding"
in: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2010). New York, NY:ACM
Jacob: HyperNEAT to get the best KeepAway times yet, plus the controller transfers to more players without extra training.eplex.cs.ucf.edu/papers/verbancsics_gecco10.pdf9/1/2011

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1houckClune J, Beckmann BE, McKinley PK, and Ofria C (2010) Investigating whether HyperNEAT produces modular neural networks. GECCO 2010Jacob: Checks to see if HyperNEAT delivers on some of the promises of indirect encodinghttps://www.msu.edu/~jclune/webfiles/publications/Clune-ModularityInHyperNEAT-Gecco2010.pdf9/17/2013

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1ekmLiapis A., et al. Transforming Exploratory Creativity with DeLeNox (2013). ICCC 2013.Elliot: Procedural content generation with a novelty metric that adapts iteratively via an autoencoder. Cool idea; but not clear what it gets us.http://julian.togelius.com/Liapis2013Transforming.pdf4/2/2015

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1tanseyJoshua Rubini, Robert B Heckendorn, Terence Soule. (2009). "Evolution of Team Composition in Multi-Agent Systems". In GECCO-2009: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. ACM Press.Julian: OET algorithm (Orthogonal Evolution of Teams)http://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=15700455/12/2010

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1tanseyBeckmann, B.E., McKinley, P.K., Ofria, C. (2008). "Selection for Group-Level Efficiency Leads to Self-Regulation of Population Size". In: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2008). New York, NY: ACM, 2008Julian: interesting AL result from the Michigan State guyshttp://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=13891265/12/2010

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1ksbSchmidt M., Lipson H. (2009) "Distilling Free-Form Natural Laws from Experimental Data," Science.Bryan: paper out of Hod's group that got a bunch of press.http://creativemachines.cornell.edu/sites/default/files/Science09_Schmidt.pdf4/28/2011

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1tanseyIgor Vatolkin, Mike Preuß, and Günter Rudolph. 2011. Multi-objective feature selection in music genre and style recognition tasks. In Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO '11)Igor: feature selection for music. MO as well.http://dl.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=2001576.20016339/2/2011

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1ekmBallinger, C., Louis, S. (2013). "Finding Robust Strategies to Defeat Specific Opponents Using Case-Injected Coevolution". In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG 2013).Julian: Coevolve player strategies.http://eldar.mathstat.uoguelph.ca/dashlock/CIG2013/papers/paper_81.pdf9/22/2013

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1ekmDivilly C., Oriordan, C., Hill, S. (2013). "Exploration and Analysis of the Evolution of Strategies for Mancala Variants". In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG 2013).Julian: more evolving strategieshttp://eldar.mathstat.uoguelph.ca/dashlock/CIG2013/papers/paper_45.pdf9/22/2013

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1ristoSolomon, M., Heckendorn, R.B., Soule, T. (2012). "A Comparison of Communication Strategies in Cooperative Learning". In Proceedings of the 14th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO '12)Risto: why is a flagbearer (i.e. someone everyone listens to) necessary
for evolution? (This is essential reading for the NIH hyena project)
http://marvin.cs.uidaho.edu/Research/solomon-heckendorn-soule-hyenas.pdf9/22/2013

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1tanseyHisashi Handa. (2009). "EDA-RL: Estimation of Distribution Algorithms for Reinforcement Learning Problems". In GECCO-2009: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. ACM Press.Julian: EDA for RL. Won best paper.http://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=1569901.15699585/12/2010

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1tanseyErick Cantú-Paz, Martin Pelikan, and David E. Goldberg. (1999). "BOA: The Bayesian Optimization Algorithm".Bryan: a representative EDA.http://www.illigal.uiuc.edu/hboa/boa.pdf5/12/2010

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1tanseyKalyanmoy Deb, Amit Saha. "Finding Multiple Solutions for Multimodal Optimization Problems Using a Multi-Objective Evolutionary Approach". In GECCO 2010Jacob: Using EMO to solve single objective problems with many desirable optima (multimodal)http://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=1830483.1830568&coll=portal&dl=GUIDE7/11/2010

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1tanseyK. Bringmann, T. Friedrich, F. Neumann, and M. Wagner. Approximation-guided evolutionary multi- objective optimization. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Second International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-2011), pages 1198–1203, Barcelona, Spain, July 2011.An EMO algorithm that beats the standard EMO algorithms along various metrics by approximating them as it goeswww.mpi-inf.mpg.de/~tfried/paper/2011IJCAI_AGE.pdf7/22/2011

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1tanseyZeng, Fanchao; Decraene, James; Low, Malcolm Yoke Hean; Cai, Wentong; Hingston, Philip; , "Studies on Pareto-based multi-objective competitive coevolutionary dynamics," Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2011 IEEE Congress on , vol., no., pp.2383-2390, 5-8 June 2011Jacob: Use of multiobjective optimization + coevolutionhttp://ieeexplore.ieee.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=59499128/23/2011

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1ekmKarl Bringmann and Tobias Friedrich. 2011. Convergence of hypervolume-based archiving algorithms I: effectiveness. In Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO '11)Igor: best paper nominee in MO trackhttp://dl.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=2001576.20016789/1/2011

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1tanseyEvan James Hughes. 2011. Many-objective directed evolutionary line search. In Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO '11)Igor: best paper nominee in MO trackhttp://dl.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/citation.cfm?id=2001576.20016809/1/2011

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1tanseyRubinstein, R. (1997) "Optimization of computer simulation models with rare events", European Journal of Operational Research.Bryan: the original paper on the cross-entropy method (CEM).http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0377-2217(96)00385-25/12/2010

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1tanseyCarlos Ansotegui Gil, Meinolf Sellmann, and Kevin Tierney. "A Gender-Based Genetic Algorithm for the Automatic Configuration of Algorithms", CP 2011.Bryan: configuring algorithms using a novel GA.http://www.cs.brown.edu/~sello/PAPER/cp09-gbac.pdf7/22/2011

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this paper and the previous one should be read togetherShepherd, J. F., Tumer, K. (2010). "Robust neuro-control for a micro quadrotor." In Proceedings of the 12th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (Portland, Oregon, USA, July 07 - 11, 2010). GECCO '10. ACM, New York, NY, 1131-1138.Julian: another paper on the same work as the previous paperhttp://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/ft_gateway.cfm?id=1830693&type=pdf9/3/2010

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this paper and the previous one should be read together or in sequenceFast, E., Le Gouse, C., Forrest, S., Weimer, W. (2010). "Designing better fitness functions for automated program repair". In Proceedings of the 12th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (Portland, Oregon, USA, July 07 - 11, 2010). GECCO '10. ACM, New York, NY, 965-972.Julian: continuing work from the previous paperhttp://portal.acm.org.ezproxy.lib.utexas.edu/ft_gateway.cfm?id=1830654&type=pdf9/3/2010