Category Archives: ACO

Operation Authorisation in AntOM

AntOM is a multilayer overlay. From the perspective of establishing and removing of neighbour relations, it can be viewed as multiple individual overlays. For each layer, the following operations relating to neighbourhood relations can happen: connecting to bootstrapping nodes (SDBOOT), actively establishing neighbour relation to another node (AESTNB), passively accepting an establishment request from another […]

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Pheromone Reinforcement: the Scratchbook

When reinforcing the pheromone, qualities of neighbours should be considered. A measured quality value is normalised to a heuristic value. The latter is then used to increase pheromone with a factor htp.

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