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The Resource The cross-entropy method : a unified approach to combinatorial optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, and machine learning, Reuven Y. Rubenstein, Dirk P. Kroese

The cross-entropy method : a unified approach to combinatorial optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, and machine learning, Reuven Y. Rubenstein, Dirk P. Kroese

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The cross-entropy method : a unified approach to combinatorial optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, and machine learning
Title
The cross-entropy method
Title remainder
a unified approach to combinatorial optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, and machine learning
Statement of responsibility
Reuven Y. Rubenstein, Dirk P. Kroese
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Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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Rubenstein, Reuven Y
Dewey number
519.6/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA402.5
LC item number
.R815 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kroese, Dirk P
Series statement
Information in science and statistics
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  • Cross-entropy method
  • Combinatorial optimization
  • Monte Carlo method
  • Machine learning
Label
The cross-entropy method : a unified approach to combinatorial optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, and machine learning, Reuven Y. Rubenstein, Dirk P. Kroese
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-295) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. Preliminaries -- 2. A tutorial introduction to the cross-entropy method -- 3. Efficient simulation via cross-entropy -- 4. Combinatorial optimization via cross-entropy -- 5. Continuous optimization and modifications -- 6. Noisy optimization with CE -- 7. Applications of CE to COPs -- 8. Applications of CE to machine learning -- A. Example programs
Control code
55149396
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 300 pages
Isbn
9780387212401
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004048202
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The cross-entropy method : a unified approach to combinatorial optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, and machine learning, Reuven Y. Rubenstein, Dirk P. Kroese
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Preliminaries -- 2. A tutorial introduction to the cross-entropy method -- 3. Efficient simulation via cross-entropy -- 4. Combinatorial optimization via cross-entropy -- 5. Continuous optimization and modifications -- 6. Noisy optimization with CE -- 7. Applications of CE to COPs -- 8. Applications of CE to machine learning -- A. Example programs
Control code
55149396
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 300 pages
Isbn
9780387212401
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004048202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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