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Subject: Re: [boost] Proposal for a Differential Evolution C++ library
From: Adrian Michel (adrian_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-12-12 01:22:14

I was asked this question regarding DE:

>... The Boost Graph Library (BGL)
>is often used for graph optimization purposes, and the geometry stuff
>is used to do things like lay out integrated circuits with lots of
>costs and constraints. There are the math and statistical functions.
>Are these and other Boost libraries complementary or orthogonal to
>your library?

I'm not familiar with BGL, but from its documentation, DE and BGL seem
to be rather orthogonal. As for the math and statistical functions, I
believe DE could complement these as yet another mathematical tool.

Adrian Michel

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