Solving the Really Hard Problems with Cooperative Search

Tad Hogg, Colin P. Williams

We present and experimentally evaluate the hypothesis that cooperative parallel search is well suited for hard graph coloring problems near a previously identified transition between under- and overconstrained instances. We find that simple cooperative methods can often solve such problems faster than the same number of independent agents.


This page is copyrighted by AAAI. All rights reserved. Your use of this site constitutes acceptance of all of AAAI's terms and conditions and privacy policy.