This book examines the present and future of soft computer techniques. It explains how to use the latest technological tools, such as multicore processors and graphics processing units, to implement highly efficient intelligent system methods using a general purpose computer.

chapter 1|32 pages

Fundamentals of Soft Computing

chapter 3|22 pages

High-Performance Optimization Methods

chapter 9|18 pages

A Compendium of Artifi cial Immune Systems

chapter 11|26 pages

A Parallel Implementation of the NSGA-II

chapter 15|26 pages

Quantum Computing