Dr Thomas Jansen

Dr Thomas Jansen

Senior Lecturer

Department Director of Learning and Teaching

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Theoretical Analysis of Lexicase Selection in Multi-Objective OptimizationJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2018 (Accepted/In press) Parallel Problem Solving from Nature – PPSN XV: 15th International Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, September 8-12, 2018, Proceedings.Springer Nature, (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)
Populations can be essential in tracking dynamic optimaDang, D-C., Jansen, T. & Lehre, P-K. 2017 In : Algorithmica.
On Easiest Functions for Mutation Operators in Bio-Inspired OptimisationCorus, D., He, J., Jansen, T., Oliveto, P. S., Sudholt, D. & Zarges, C. 2017 In : Algorithmica.78, 2, p. 714–740
Example Landscapes to Support Analysis of Multimodal OptimisationJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2016 Proceedings 14th International Conference, Edinburgh UK, September 17-21, 2016. Handl, J., Hart, E., Lewis, P. R., López-Ibáñez , M., Ochoa, G. & Paechter, B. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 792-802 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 9921)
Analysis of Randomised Search Heuristics for Dynamic OptimisationJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2015 In : Evolutionary Computation.23, 4, p. 513-54129 p.
Proceedings of the 2015 ACM Conference on Foundations of Genetic Algorithms XIIIHe, J. (ed.), Jansen, T. (ed.), Ochoa, G. (ed.) & Zarges, C. (ed.) 2015 Association for Computing Machinery.
On the black-box complexity of example functions: The Real Jump functionJansen, T. 2015 13th ACM SIGEVO Workshop on Foundations of Genetic Algorithms (FOGA 2015). New York: Association for Computing Machinery, p. 16-24
On easiest functions for somatic contiguous hypermutations and standard bit mutationsCorus, D., He, J., Jansen, T., Oliveto, P., Sudholt, D. & Zarges, C. 2015 Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2015). New York: Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1399-1406
Populations can be essential in dynamic optimisationDang, D-C., Jansen, T. & Lehre, P-K. 2015 Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2015). New York: Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1407-1414
Reevaluating Immune-Inspired Hypermutations Using the Fixed Budget PerspectiveJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2014 In : IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.18, 5, p. 674-68815 p.
Performance analysis of randomised search heuristics operating with a fixed budgetJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2014 In : Theoretical Computer Science.545, p. 39-5820 p.
Transforming Evolutionary Search Into Higher-Level Evolutionary Search by Capturing Problem StructureMills, R., Jansen, T. & Watson, R. 2014 In : IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.18, 5, p. 628-64215 p.
Artificial immune systems for optimisationJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2014 GECCO 2014 - Companion Publication of the 2014 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference.Association for Computing Machinery, p. 749-76416 p.
Evolutionary algorithms and artificial immune systems on a bi-stable dynamic optimisation problemJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2014 Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2014). New York: Association for Computing Machinery, p. 975-982
Understanding randomised search heuristics lessons from the evolution of theory: A case studyJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2014 Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Soft Computing (MENDEL 2014). Radek, M. (ed.). Brno University of Technology, p. 293-2986 p.
Mutation Rate Matters Even When Optimizing Monotonic FunctionsDoerr, B., Jansen, T., Sudholt, D., Winzen, C. & Zarges, C. 2013 In : Evolutionary Computation.21, 1, p. 1-27
Fixed budget computations: a different perspective on run time analysisJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2012 GECCO '12 Proceedings of the 14th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation. Soule, T. (ed.). Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1325-13328 p.
On the role of age diversity for effective aging operatorsJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2011 In : Evolutionary Intelligence.4, 2, p. 99-12527 p.
Analyzing different variants of immune inspired somatic contiguous hypermutationsJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2011 In : Theoretical Computer Science.412, 6, p. 517-53317 p.
On benefits and drawbacks of aging strategies for randomized search heuristicsJansen, T. & Zarges, C. 2011 In : Theoretical Computer Science.412, 6, p. 543-55917 p.