Basic concepts, working principle, procedures of GA, flow chart of GA, Genetic representations,
(encoding) Initialization and selection, Genetic operators, Mutation, Generational Cycle, Traditional
algorithm vs genetic algorithm, simple GA, general genetic algorithm, schema theorem,
Classification of genetic algorithm, Holland classifier systems, genetic programming, applications
of genetic algorithm, Convergence of GA.
Applications and advances in GA, Differences and
similarities between GA and other traditional method, applications.