A new hybrid artificial bee colony algorithm for robust optimal design and manufacturing

Yildiz A. R.

APPLIED SOFT COMPUTING, vol.13, no.5, pp.2906-2912, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.asoc.2012.04.013
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2906-2912
  • Keywords: Artificial bee colony, Manufacturing, Milling, Structural optimization, Hybrid approach, MACHINING PARAMETERS, IMMUNE ALGORITHM, OPTIMIZATION APPROACH, GENETIC ALGORITHM, SEARCH, PERFORMANCE
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


The purpose of this paper is to develop a novel hybrid optimization method (HRABC) based on artificial bee colony algorithm and Taguchi method. The proposed approach is applied to a structural design optimization of a vehicle component and a multi-tool milling optimization problem.