Complexity / 2018 / Article / Alg 1

Research Article

Improved Firefly Algorithm: A Novel Method for Optimal Operation of Thermal Generating Units

Algorithm 1

The pseudo code of the proposed IFA method.
Set control parameters to values
Randomly initialize population
Calculate fitness of the whole population
Determine the best solution and the worst solution
Set ;
While
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Calculate , and
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    Determine and
      
      
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    Determine
           
    Determine attractiveness β and new solution
           
           
    Calculate fitness function of
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Compare each old solution and each new solution to keep better one.
Compare these fitness function to choose the best fitness function
Set with the lowest fitness to
End        % for
Determine the best solution and the worst solution
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