COSC 5P74 Evolutionary Computation   


Project Details:

Topic

You may propose any topic related to Evolutionary Computation, Swarm Intelligence or Artificial Life.

Project Proposal (last date to submit final proposal is: TBA)

If you don't submit a project proposal by the due date, I will not grade your project since I will not have approved it. The purpose of the project proposal is: The project proposal must be at most 1 page long and include the following items:
  1. One paragraph that summarizes the project aims and objectives
  2. A Precise description of the learning task and methodology
  3. Suggested choices for designing the evolutionary system.
  4. Suggested experimental setup and analysis of results
  5. References to related material (publications, tools, web sites)

Mini-project Presentation

The project presentation will be held at individually agreed dates in early April. The purpose of the project presentation (student & instructor) is: The project presentation will be 10 minutes long plus 3-5 minutes for discussion. In your presentation, you are expected to clearly identify the methodology, experimental setup, and the type of data analysis that you are conducting

Project Report

The final project report (with supporting software) is due on TBA. Late submissions will not be accepted (except in the case of special circumstances with proper documentation). Although not always mandatory, the instructor may request a student to make a demo of their implementated system. Requirements and guidelines: