Technical Reports published by COIN Lab

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This page lists and provides links to Technical Reports of COIN Lab. Before August 2013, the technical reports were published as KanGAL Reports. Many of these reports were eventually published in Journals and Conference Proceedings. While citing these studies, we would appreciate if the corresponding journal/conference papers (Click Here) can be cited, instead of these technical reports.


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  • Deb, K., and Sinha, A. (March, 2009). An Efficient and Accurate Solution Methodology for Bilevel Multi-Objective Programming Problems Using a Hybrid Evolutionary-Local-Search Algorithm KanGAL Report No.2009001. [postscript format (download size 2.80KB)]

  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N. (June, 2009). Developing Multiple Topologies of Path Generating Compliant Mechanism (PGCM) using Evolutionary Optimization”. KanGAL Report No. 2009002. [pdf format (download size 480KB)].

  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N. (July, 2009). Advancement of Path Generating Compliant Mechanisms (PGCM) Topologies by Initial Population Strategy of Customized Evolutionary Algorithm. KanGAL Report No. 2009003. [pdf format (download size 761KB)].

  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N. (June, 2009). Customized Evolutionary Optimization of Compliant Mechanism to Generate Multiple Light Weight Topologies. KanGAL Report No. 2009004. [pdf format (download size 570KB)].

  • Deb, K., Sinha, A., Korhonen, P. and Wallenius, J. (September, 2009).a An Interactive Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization Method Based on Progressively Approximated Value Functions. KanGAL Report No. 2009005. [pdf format (download size 760KB)].

  • Deb, K., Saha, A. (December, 2009). Multimodal Optimization Using a Bi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithm. KanGAL Report No. 2009006. [pdf format (download size 3.04MB)].

  • Padhye, N., Kalia, S. and Deb, K., (December, 2009). Multi-Objective Optimization and Multi-Criteria Decision Making For FDM Using Evolutionary Approaches. KanGAL Report No. 2009007. [pdf format (download size 1.01MB)].

  • Padhye, N., Kalia, S. and Deb, K., (December, 2009). Multi-objective Optimisation and Multi-criteria Decision Making in SLS Using Evolutionary Approaches. KanGAL Report No. 2009008. [pdf format (download size 1.46MB)].

  • Dutta, J., Deb, K., Arora, R. and Tulshyan, R. (December, 2009). Approximate KKT Points for Iterates of an Optimizer. KanGAL Report No. 2009009. [pdf format (download size 203KB)].



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  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N.(January, 2008). A Domain-Specific Crossover And a Helper Objective for Generating Minimum Weight Compliant Mechanisms. KanGAL Report No.2008001. [pdf format (download size 304KB)]

  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N.(January, 2008). An Improved Initial Population Strategy for Compliant Mechanism Designs Using Evolutionary Optimization. KanGAL Report No.2008002. [pdf format (download size 689K)]

  • Kodali, S. P., Bandaru, S., Deb, K., Munshi, P. and Kishore, N. N.(February, 2008). Applicability of Genetic Algorithms to Reconstruction of Projected Data from Ultrasonic Tomography. KanGAL Report No. 2008003. [pdf format (download size 1.137MB)]

  • Deb, K., Miettinen, K. (September, 2008). A Review of Nadir Point Estimation Procedures Using Evolutionary Approaches: A Tale of Dimensionality Reduction. KanGAL Report No. 2008004.[pdf format (download size 108K)]

  • Deb, K., Sinha, A., (October, 2008). Solving Bilevel Multi-Objective Optimization Problems Using Evolutionary Algorithms. KanGAL Report No. 2008005.[pdf format (download size 373K)]

  • Sinha, A., Deb, K., (November, 2008). Towards Understanding Evolutionary Bilevel Multi-Objective Optimization Algorithm. KanGALReport No. 2008006.[pdf format (download size 874K)]

  • Kodali, S. P., Deb, K., Bandaru, S., Munshi, P. and Kishore, N. N.(November, 2008). Simulation Studies on a Genetic Algorithm Based Tomographic Reconstruction Using Time-of-Flight Data from Ultrasound Transmission Tomography. KanGAL Report No. 2008007. [pdf format (download size 466K)]

  • Cabello, J. M., Cejudo, J. M., Luque, M., Ruiz, F. R., Deb, K., Tewari, R. (November, 2008). Optimization of the Sizing of a Solar Thermal Electricity Plant: Mathematical Programming Versus Genetic Algorithms. KanGAL Report No. 2008008. [pdf format (download size 980K)]

  • Deb, K., Miettinen, K., Sharma, D. (November, 2008). A Hybrid Integrated Multi-Objective Optimization Procedure for Estimating Nadir Point. KanGAL Report No. 2008009. [pdf format (download size 198K)]

  • Deb, K., Sinha, A., (December, 2008). Constructing Test Problems for Bilevel Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization. KanGAL Report No. 2008010. [pdf format (download size 914KB)]



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  • Deb, K. and Kumar, A. (January, 2007). Interactive Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization and Decision-Making using Reference Direction Method. KanGAL Report No. 2007001. [pdf format (download size 263KB)]

  • Bhatt, A., Varshney, P. and Deb, K. (January, 2007). Evolution of No-loss Strategies for the Game of Tic-Tac-Toe. KanGAL Report No. 2007002. [pdf format (download size 582KB)]

  • Deb, K. and Chaudhuri, S. (February, 2007). I-MODE: An Interactive Multi-Objective Optimization and Decision-Making using Evolutionary Methods. KanGAL Report No. 2007003. [pdf format (download size 316KB)]

  • Kukkonen, S. and Deb, K. (March, 2007). A Fast and Effective Method of Pruning of Non-Dominated Solutions in Many Objective Problems. KanGAL Report No. 2007004. [pdf format (download size 745KB)]

  • Deb, K. and Kumar Abhay (April, 2007). Light Beam Search Based Multi-objective Optimization using Evolutionary Algorithms. KanGAL Report No. 2007005. [pdf format (download size 439KB)]

  • Deb, K. Tewari, R., Dixit, M. and Dutta, J. (April, 2007). Finding Trade-off Solutions Close to KKT Points Using Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization. KanGAL Report No. 2007006. [pdf format (download size 382KB)]

  • Sharma, D., Kumar, A., Deb, K. and Sindhya, K. (May, 2007). Hybridization of SBX Based NSGA-II and Sequential Quadratic Programming for Solving Multi-objective Optimization Problems. KanGAL Report No. 2007007. [pdf format (download size 954KB)]

  • Kumar, A., Sharma, D. and Deb, K. (June, 2007). A Hybrid Multi-Objective Optimization Procedure Using PCX Based NSGA-II and Sequential Quadratic Programming. KanGAL Report No. 2007008. [pdf format (download size 643KB)]

  • Deb, K., Miettinen, K., and Chaudhuri, S. (October, 2007). Towards an Estimation of Nadir Objective Vector Using Hybrid Evolutionary and Local Search Approaches. KanGAL Report No. 2007009. [pdf format (download size 674KB)]

  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N.(December, 2007). Towards Generating Diverse Topologies of Path Tracing Compliant Mechanisms Using A Local Search Based Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm Procedure. KanGAL Report No.2007010. [pdf format (download size 287KB)]

  • Deb, K., and Karthik S. (December, 2007). Deciphering Innovative Principles for Designing Electric Brushless D.C. Permanent Magnet Motors, KanGAL Report No.2007011. [pdf format (download size 265KB)]



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  • Deb, K. Sinha, A. and Kukkonen, S. (January, 2006). Multi-Objective Test Problems, Linkages, and Evolutionary Methodologies. KanGAL Report No. 2006001. [pdf format (download size 332KB)]

  • Mittal, S and Deb, K. (January, 2006). Optimal Strategies of the Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma Problem for Multiple Conflicting Objectives KanGAL Report No. 2006002. [pdf format (download size 129KB)]

  • Deb, K. (March, 2006). Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization Without Additional Parameters. KanGAL Report No. 2006003. [pdf format (download size 646KB)]

  • Deb, K. and Srinivasan, A. (June, 2006). Monotonicity Analysis, Evolutionary Multi-Objective Optimization, and Discovery of Design Principles. KanGAL Report No. 2006004. [pdf format (download size 555KB)]

  • Datta, D., Deb, K., Fonseca, C. M., Lobo. F. and Candado, P. (June, 2006). Multi-objective evolutionary algorithm for land-use managament problem. KanGAL Report No. 2006005. [pdf format (download size 704KB)]

  • Datta, D., Deb, K., Fonseca, C. M. (June, 2006). Solving class timetabling problem of IIT Kanpur using multi-objective evolutionary algorithm. KanGAL Report No. 2006006. [pdf format (download size 226KB)]

  • Kukkonen, S. and Deb, K. (July, 2006). Improving Pruning of Non-dominated Solutions Based on Crowding Distance for Bi-Objective Optimization Problems. KanGAL Report No. 2006007. [pdf format (download size 226KB)]

  • Deb, K., Bhaskara Rao, U. and Karthik, S. (September, 2006). Dynamic Multi-Objective Optimization and Decision-Making Using Modified NSGA-II: A Case Study on Hydro-Thermal Power Scheduling Bi-Objective Optimization Problems. KanGAL Report No. 2006008. [pdf format (download size 587KB)]

  • Deb, K., Padmanabhan, D., Gupta, S. and Mall. A. K. (October, 2006). Handling Uncertainties Through Reliability-Based Optimization Using Evolutionary Algorithms. KanGAL Report No. 2006009. [pdf format (download size 667KB)]

  • Deb, K. (November, 2006). Scope of Stationary Multi-Objective Evolutionary Optimization: A Case Study on a Hydro-Thermal Power Dispatch Problem. KanGAL Report No. 20060010. [pdf format (download size 1.3MB)]

  • Sharma, D., Deb, K., and Kishore, N. N.(December, 2006). Evolving Path Generation Compliant Mechanisms (PGCM) using Local-search based Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm. KanGAL Report No.2006012. [pdf format (download size 233KB)]

  • Datta, D. (December 2006). Multi-objective Evolutionary Algorithms for Resource Allocation Problems. Doctoral Dissertation. Department of Mechanical Engineering. Indian Institute of Tech nology Kanpur, India. KanGAL Report No. 2006013. [pdf format (download size 8.30MB)]

  • Tripathi, V. (December 2006). Optimization in Shape Matching in the Context of Molecular Docking. Doctoral Dissertation. Department of Mechanical Engineering. Indian Institute of Tech nology Kanpur, India. KanGAL Report No. 2006014. [pdf format (download size 1.18MB)]



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  • Deb, K and Reddy, A. R. (February, 2003). Classification of Two-Class Cancer Data Reliably Using Evolutionary Algorithms. KanGAL Report No. 2003001. [Pdf format (download size 330KB)]

  • Deb, K, Mohan, M. and Mishra, S. (February, 2003). A Fast Multi-objective Evolutionary Algorithm for Finding Well-Spread Pareto-Optimal Solutions. KanGAL Report No. 2003002. [Pdf format (download size 555KB)]

  • Deb, K (March, 2003). A Population-Based Algorithm-Generator for Real-Parameter Optimization. KanGAL Report No. 2003003. [Pdf format (download size 680KB)]

  • Deshwal, P. S. and Deb, K (March, 2003). Design of an Optimal Hindi Keyboard for Convenient and Efficient Use.KanGAL Report No. 2003004. [Pdf format (download size 455KB)]

  • Meena, B. R., Gupta, H., Bandyopadhyay, P., Deb, K and Adimurthy, V. (May, 2003). Robust estimation of aerospace propulsion parameters using optimization techniques based on evolutionary algorithms.KanGAL Report No. 2003005. [gzipped ps format (download size 284KB)]

  • Deb, K and Reddy, A. R. (June, 2003). Classification of Two and Multi-Class Cancer Data Reliably Using Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithms. KanGAL Report No. 2003006. [Pdf format (download size 270KB)]




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