|Authors:||Farzad Noorian, Anthony M. de Silva, Philip H. W. Leong|
|Title:||gramEvol: Grammatical Evolution in R|
|Abstract:||We describe an R package which implements grammatical evolution (GE) for automatic program generation. By performing an unconstrained optimization over a population of R expressions generated via a user-defined grammar, programs which achieve a desired goal can be discovered. The package facilitates the coding and execution of GE programs, and supports parallel execution. In addition, three applications of GE in statistics and machine learning, including hyper-parameter optimization, classification and feature generation are studied.|
Page views:: 6253. Submitted: 2014-04-04. Published: 2016-07-11.
gramEvol: Grammatical Evolution in R
This work is licensed under the licenses
Paper: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License
Code: GNU General Public License (at least one of version 2 or version 3) or a GPL-compatible license.