Adrien Goëffon

Associate professor   |   Computer Science   |   University of Angers (France)


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Activities and positions


Academic qualifications

  • PhD (2006)  |  Habilitation (2014)

Research interests

  • Combinatorial optimization  |  Evolutionary computation  |  Metaheuristics  |  Fitness landscapes  |  Multiobjective optimization  |  Bioinformatics

Contact

  • E-mail: adrien.goeffon@univ-angers.fr
  • Postal mail:   Adrien Goëffon  |  UFR sciences  |  2 bd Lavoisier  |  49045 Angers cedex 1  |  FRANCE
  • Phone: +33 2 41 73 50 78


Main publications

  • Journal papers
    1. PUSH: A generalized operator for the Maximum Vertex Weight Clique Problem  |  European Journal of Operational Research 257(1): 41-54  |  Elsevier  |  2017 (with Y. Zhou, J.K. Hao)
    2. A Three-phased Local Search Approach for the Clique Partitioning Problem  |  Journal of Combinatorial Optimization 32(2): 469-491  |  Springer  |  2016 (with Y. Zhou, J.K. Hao)
    3. Simulating Non Stationary Operators in Search Algorithms  |  Applied Soft Computing 38:257-268  |  Elsevier  |  2016 (with F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)
    4. Climbing Combinatorial Fitness Landscapes  |  Applied Soft Computing 30:688-704  |  Elsevier  |  2015 (with M. Basseur)
    5. Comparative genomics of protoploid Saccharomycetaceae  |  Genome Research 19:1696-1709  |  CSHL Press  |  2009 (with the Genolevures consortium)  |  html   pdf
    6. Progressive Tree Neighborhood Applied to the Maximum Parsimony Problem  |  Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics 5(1):136-145  |  IEEE/ACM  |  2008 (with J.M. Richer, J.K. Hao)  |  pdf
  • Book chapter
    1. An Extended Neighborhood Vision for Hill-climbing Move Strategy Design  |  Recent Developments of Metaheuristics  |  to appear (with S. Tari, M. Basseur)
    2. Heuristic Methods for Phylogenetic Reconstruction with Maximum Parsimony  |  Algorithms In Computational Molecular Biology: Techniques, Approaches and Applications (chap. 26)  |  Wiley  |  2011 (with J.M. Richer, J.K. Hao)
  • Fully refereed conference papers
    1. Experiments on greedy and local search heuristics for d–dimensional hypervolume subset selection  |  GECCO 2016 (with M. Basseur, B. Derbel, A. Liefooghe)  |  pdf
    2. Combining Mutation and Recombination to Improve a Distributed Model of Adaptive Operator Selection  |  EA 2015 (with J.A. Soria-Alcaraz, G. Ochoa, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)  |  pdf
    3. Empirical Analysis of Operators for Permutation Based Problems  |  LION 2015 (with P. Desport, M. Basseur, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)  |  pdf
    4. Exploring non-neutral Landscapes with neutrality-based Local Search  |  LION 2015 (with M. Basseur, H. Traverson)  |  pdf
    5. On the Attainability of NK Landscapes Global Optima  |  SOCS 2014 (with M. Basseur, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion, V. Vigneron)  |  pdf
    6. On the Efficiency of Worst Improvement for Climbing NK Landscapes  |  GECCO 2014 (with M. Basseur)  |  pdf
    7. On Set-based Local Search for Multiobjective Combinatorial Optimization  |  GECCO 2013 (with M. Basseur, A. Liefooghe, S. Verel)  |  pdf
    8. Hill-climbing Strategies on Various Landscapes: An Empirical Comparison  |  GECCO 2013 (with M. Basseur)  |  pdf
    9. Non Stationary Operators Selection with Island Models  |  GECCO 2013 (with C. Candan, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)  |  pdf
    10. Parameter Setting with Dynamic Island Models  |  LION 2013 (with C. Candan, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)
    11. Hill-Climbing Behavior on Quantized NK Landscapes  |  LION 2013 (with M. Basseur)
    12. A Dynamic Island Model for Adaptive Operator Selection  |  GECCO 2012 (with C. Candan, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)  |  pdf
    13. Minimum Multiple Characterization of Biological Data using Partially Defined Boolean Formulas  |  SAC 2012 (with F. Chhel, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion)  |  pdf
    14. Autonomous Local Search Algorithms with Island Representation  |  LION 2012 (with F. Lardeux)
    15. Experimental Approach for Bacterial Strains Characterization  |  EVOBIO 2011 (with F. Chhel, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion, G. Hunault, T. Boureau)
    16. Optimal One-Max Strategy with Dynamic Island Models  |  ICTAI 2011 (with F. Lardeux)
    17. The Bacterial Strains Characterization Problem  |  SAC 2011 (with F. Chhel, A. Lafosse, F. Lardeux, F. Saubion, G. Hunault, T. Bourreau)
    18. A Dynamic Island-Based Genetic Algorithms Framework  |  SEAL 2010 (with F. Lardeux)  |  pdf
    19. Swarming Along the Evolutionary Branches Sheds Light on Genome Rearrangement Scenarios  |  GECCO 2009 (with N. Vyahhi, M. Nikolski, D.J. Sherman)  |  pdf
    20. A Memetic Algorithm for Phylogenetic Reconstruction with Maximum Parsimony  |  EVOBIO 2009 (with J.M. Richer, J.K. Hao)  |  pdf
    21. An Efficient Probabilistic Population-based Descent for the Median Genome Problem  |  GECCO 2008 (with M. Nikolski, D.J. Sherman)  |  best paper nominee  |  pdf
    22. A Distance-based Information Preservation Tree Crossover for the Maximum Parsimony Problem  |  PPSN 2006 (with J.M. Richer, J.K. Hao)  |  pdf
    23. Local Search for the Maximum Parsimony Problem  |  ICNC 2005 (with J.M. Richer, J.K. Hao)  |  pdf

International conferences

  • As PC member: GECCO 2017  |  EVOCOP 2017  |  GECCO 2016  |  BIOKDD 2016  |  EVOCOP 2016  |  GECCO 2015  |  EVOCOP 2015  |  LION 2015  |  BIOKDD 2015  |  GECCO 2014  |  EVOCOP 2014
  • As Speaker: LION 2015 (Lille)  |  GECCO 2013 [x2] (Amsterdam)  |  LION 2013 [x2] (Catania)  |  META 2010 (Djerba)  |  GECCO 2009 (Montreal)  |  GECCO 2008 (Atlanta)  |  PPSN 2006 (Reykjavik)  |  EUROMC VNS 2005 (Tenerife)