Publication List

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(papers listed after the horizontal line for each year are non-peer reviewed publications)

2017

  1. Claus Aranha, Kenta Toda, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving the Graph Coloring Problem using Cuckoo Search", Advances in Swarm Intelligence: 8th international Conference, pages 552--560, Fukuoka, Japan (2017.7)

  2. Dongqing Zhao, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving Real-World Facility Layout Problems Using GA with Levy Flights and Multi-Decoding", 18th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing (SNPD 2017), pp.333-338 (2017.6)


  1. Yuuya Togashi, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm for Solving Graph Coloring Problem", Technical Report for the 79th National Meeting of the Information Processing Society of Japan, 2 pages, (In Japanese) (Student Prize) (2017.3)

  2. Huang Han, Claus Aranha, "Beauty is on the Chip of the Beholder: Teaching a Neural Network to Recognize Beautiful Handwriting", Information Processing Society of Japan, Entertainment Computing Symposium (2017.9)

  3. Mitchell Miller, Claus Aranha, "Learning to Cheese: Using Genetic Algorithms to Generate Build Orders in Starcraft", Information Processing Society of Japan, Entertainment Computing Symposium (2017.9)

2016

  1. Dongqing Zhao, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving Facility Layout Problems Using Evolutionary Strategy Based on Levy Flight", 9th International Workshop On Computational Intelligence and Applications P39-44 (2016.11)

  1. Claus Aranha, Ryoji Tanabe, Alex Fukunaga and Romain Chassagne, "Application of Surrogate SHADE for the Oil Field History Matching Problem", 10th Symposium of the Japanese Society for Evolutionary Computation, P2-10 (In Japanese) (2016.3)
  2. Sakuma Tsukasa, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh "Optimization of PSO algorithm parameters with ES algorithm and its analysis" - 78th symposium of the Information Processing Society of Japan 7P-07 (2016.3) (In Japanese) (Honorable mention for Student Work) PDF
  3. Yuri Lavinas, Marcelo Ladeira, Claus Aranha, "Inducao de Modelo de Risco de Sismos com Tecnicas de Algoritmos Geneticos" - 68th Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Science Society (SBC) (2016.7) (Poster, in Portuguese)
  4. Dongqing Zhao, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving Facility Layout Problems Using ES With Levy Flight", Technical Report for the Information Processing Society of Japan, 5 pages, (In Japanese) (2016.7) PDF
  5. Dongqing Zhao, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving Facility Layout Problems using Multiple Decodings and Levy Flight", Technical Report for the Information Processing Society of Japan, 6 pages, (In Japanese) (2016.12)
  6. Yateng Wang, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Majority Voting Strategy for Foreign Exchange Trading using Multiobjective GA", Technical Report for the Information Processing Society of Japan, 6 pages, (In Japanese) (2016.12)
  7. Kenta Toda, Claus aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving the Graph 3-Coloring problem using Cuckoo Search", Technical Report for the Information Processing Society of Japan, 6 pages, (In Japanese) (2016.12)
  8. Romain Chassagne, Claus Aranha, Colin MacBeth, "An Analysis of the Seismic History Matching Objective Function", Third EAGE Integrated Reservoir Modelling Conference, (4 pages) (2016.12)

2015

  1. Claus Aranha, Ryoji Tanabe, Romain Chassagne and Alex Fukunaga, "Optimization of Oil Reservoir Model Using Tuned Evolutionary Algorithms and Adaptive Differential Evolution", Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, pp.877-884 (2015.5)
  2. Annica Ivert, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Iba, "Feature Selection and Classification Using Ensembles of Genetic Programs and Within-class and Between-class Permutations", proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, pp.1121-1128 (2015.5)
  3. Takuya Aoki, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "PSO Algorithm with Transition Probability Based on Hamming Distance for Graph Coloring Problem", IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, pp.1956-1961 (2015.10). Preprint

  1. Hiromu Matsushima, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Multi Agent Model for Earthquake/Tsunami escape simulation applying communication between refugees", Symposium of Mathematical Modeling and Problem Solving of the Information Processing Society of Japan 2014-MPS-106 (2015.12)
  2. Kui Chen, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Black and White Rendering in Complex Background", Symposium on Graphics and CAD of the Information Processing Society of Japan (2015.8)
  3. Dongqing Zhao, Claus Aranha and Hitoshi Kanoh, "Solving Facility Layout Problems using Genetic Algorithms with Different Decoding Method and its Evaluation", 29th Symposium of the Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence, 213-4 (2015.6)pdf

2014

  1. Claus Aranha, Yuri Cossich Lavinas, Marcelo Ladeira and Bogdan Enescu: "Is it possible to generate good Earthquake Risk Models using Genetic Algorithms?", 6th International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Theory and Applications (ECTA), Rome, 2014. (preprint)

  2. Rafael Pizzo, Claus Aranha, "Continuous Immersive Narrative Development in Visual Novel Game using Psychological and Behavioral User Classification Systems", 7th International Conference on Game and Entertainment Technologies (GET 2014), Lisbon, Portugal, 2014


  1. Yutao Long, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Collision Avoidance Algorithm for Crowd Simulation using Density Information", Symposium on Graphics and CAD of the Information Processing Society of Japan, 2014-GCAD-157(14) (2014.11)pdf
  2. Takuya Aoki, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "PSO Algorithm with Transition Probability Based on Hamming Distance for Solving Planar Graph Coloring Problem", Symposium on Mathematical Modeling and Problem Solving of the Information Processing Society of Japan, 2014-MPS-100(8) (2014.9)pdf Processing Society of Japan, 2014 (in Japanese)

  3. Hiromu Matsushima, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Wide Area Simulation of Disaster Evacuation Considering Information-Carrying Capacity of Evacuee", Technical Report for the Information Processing Society of Japan, 2014 (in Japanese

  4. Dongqing Zhao, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Kanoh, "Facility Layout Problems Using An Island Model GA With Different Decoding Methods", Technical Report for the Information Processing Society of Japan, 2014 (in Japanese)

  5. Claus de Castro Aranha, Bogdan Enescu, "A Study on the Viability of Evolutionary Computation Methods for the Generation of Earthquake Predictability Models", 28th Annual Symposium of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 2014
  6. Claus Aranha, Ryoji Tanabe and Romain Chassagne, "Application of Auto-Adaptive Evolutionary Algorithms to the History Matching Problem", Symposium of the Japanese Society for Evolutionary Computation (2014.12)

2013

  1. Rodrigo T. Peres, Claus Aranha, Carlos E. Pedreira: "Optimized Bi-Dimensional Data Projection For Clustering Visualization", Information Sciences, Volume 232, pp. 104-115, 2013. preprint
  2. Clara Caldeira, Claus Aranha, Guilherme N. RamosTorcs: "TORCS Training Interface: an auxiliary API for developing TORCS Drivers", Proceedings of the XII SBGames, (XII SBGames, Sao Paulo, Brazil, October 16-18, 2013), pp. 13-16, 2013.
  3. Claus Aranha, Carlos R. B. Azevedo, V. Scott Gordon, Hitoshi Iba: "Topological and Motion Strategies For Cellular Memetic Tree Based Portfolio Optimization", Proceedings of the 10th Brazilian Congress on Artificial Intelligence, (X CBIC, Fortaleza, Brazil, November 8-11, 2011) , 8 pages, 2013

  1. Yasuyuki Maeda, Claus Aranha, Tetsuya Sakurai: "On setting parameters for a Countor Integral-based Parellel Eingensolver", Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society on Industrial Applications of Mathematics, September 2013 (Oral Presentation) Slides
  2. Yasuyuki Maeda, Claus Aranha, Tetsuya Sakurai: "Workshop on Automatic Parameter Setting of a Countor Integral-based Parallel Eigensolver by Estimation of Eingenvalue Density", Summer Workshop on Parallel Processing, July 2013 (Oral Presentation) Slides

2012

  1. Claus Aranha, Carlos R. B. Azevedo, Hitoshi Iba: "Money in trees: How memes, trees, and isolation can optimize financial portfolios", Information Sciences, Volume 182, Issue 1, pp. 184-198, 2012.

  1. Hitoshi Iba, Claus Aranha: "Practical Applications of Evolutionary Computation to Financial Engineering: Robust Techniques for Forecasting, Trading and Hedging"; in series: “Adaptation, Learning and Optimization”, Volume 11, Springer Heidelberg New York Dordrecht London, ISBN 978-3-642-276, 260 pages, 2012. (Book)

2011

  1. Hitoshi Iba, Claus Aranha: "Composition of Music and Financial Strategies via Genetic Programming”; in book “Genetic Programming Theory and Practice VIII", Chapter 13, Rick Riolo, Trent McGonaghy, Ekaterina Vladislavleva (Eds.) Springer, pp. 211-226, 2011 (BOOK CHAPTER)

2010


  1. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Using a Topological Framework to improve the Memetic Tree Algorithm for Portfolio Optimization", Symposium on Evolutionary Computation in Finance (SIG-ECF), online, 11 pages, 2010.

2009 and before

  1. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "The Memetic Tree-based Genetic Algorithm and its application to Portfolio Optimization", Memetic Computing, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp. 139-151, 2009.
  2. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Using Memetic Algorithms To Improve Portfolio Performance In Static And Dynamic Trading Scenarios", Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (GECCO'09, Montreal, Canada, July 8-12, 2009), pp. 1427-1434, 2009.
  3. Akinori Hirabayashi, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Optimization of the Trading Rule in Foreign Exchange using Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (GECCO'09, Montreal, Canada, July 8-12, 2009), pp. 1529-1536, 2009.
  4. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "MVGPC+: An Integrated Approach to Machine- Learning Classification", Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference Advances in Computer Science and Engineering (ACSE 2009 Phuket, Thailand, March 16-18, 2009), pp. 38-43, 2009.
  5. Akinori Hirabayashi, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Optimization of the Trading Rule in Foreign Exchange using Genetic Algorithms", Proceeding of the IASTED International Conference Advances in Computer Science and Engineering (ACSE 2009 Phuket, Thailand, March 16-18, 2009), pp. 32-37, 2009.
  6. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Application of a Memetic Algorithm to the Portfolio Optimization Problem", Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI '08 Auckland, New Zealand, December 3-5, 2008), pp. 512-521, 2008.
  7. Claus C. Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "A Tree-based GA Representation For The Portfolio Optimization Problem", Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation (GECCO'08, Atlanta, USA, July 12-16, 2008), pp. 873-880, 2008.
  8. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Modeling Cost into a Genetic algorithm-based Portfolio Optimization System By Seeding and Objective Sharing", Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC'07, Singapore, September 25-28, 2007), pp. 196-203, 2007.
  9. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Portfolio Management by Genetic Algorithms with Error Modeling", Proceedings of the 10th Joint Conference on Information Sciences (IS2007, Salt Lake City, USA, July 18-24, 2007), pp. 459-465, 2007.
  10. Claus Aranha, O. Kasai, U. Uchide, Hitoshi Iba: "Day-trading Rules development by Genetic Programming", Proceedings of the 10th Joint Conference on Information Sciences (IS2007, Salt Lake City, USA, July 18-24, 2007), pp. 515-521, 2007.
  11. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "The Effect of Using Evolutionary Algorithms on Ant Clustering Techniques", Proceedings of the Third Asian-Pacific Workshop on Genetic Programming (ASPGP'06, Hanoi, Vietnam, October 12-14, 2006), pp. 24-34, 2006.
  12. Claus C. Aranha, Schubert R. Carvalho, Luiz M. G. Goncalvez: "Câmbio: Realistic Three Dimensional Simulation of humanoids based on Computer Vision and Robotics", Proceedings of the 11th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision (WSCG'2003, Plzem, Czech Republic, February 3-7, 2003), pp. 388-395, 2003.
  13. Claus Aranha, Andre Covic Bastos, Jacques Wainer: "High Level Techniques for Self-repairing robotic Systems"; National Symposium of Artificial Intelligence (ENIA-03, Campinas, Brazil, August 02-08, 2003), 2003;

  1. Claus Aranha, Carlos Azevedo, Hitoshi Iba: "Portfolio Optimization using Cellular Automata and Memetic Algorithms", Symposium on Evolutionary Computation (ECS), online, 8 pages, 2009.
  2. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Advances in Portfolio Optimization by Genetic Algorithms", 3rd Symposium on Evolutionary Computation, SIG-FIN, online, 6 pages, 2009.
  3. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Use of Memetic Algorithms for Portfolio Rebalancing", 2nd Symposium on Evolutionary Computation, SIG-FIN, online, 6 pages, 2009.
  4. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Using Memetic Algorithms for Portfolio Optimization", 1st Symposium on Evolutionary Computation, SIG-FIN, online, 6 pages, 2008.
  5. Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Using Genetic Algorithms to Improve Ant Colony Clustering", Symposium of the Information Processing Society of Japan, online, 8 pages, 2006.
  6. Deniz Aydemir, Claus Aranha, Hitoshi Iba: "Evolutionary Behavior Acquisition for Humanoid Robots", Symposium of the Robotic Society of Japan, online, 6 pages, 2006.
  7. Claus C. Aranha, Schubert R. Carvalho, Luiz M. G. Goncalvez: "Câmbio: Realistic Three Dimensional Simulation of humanoids based on Computer Vision and Robotics", Proceedings of the 15th Brazilian Symposium on Computer Graphics, online, 8 pages, 2002.
  8. Schubert R. Carvalho, Claus C. Aranha, Luiz M. G. Goncalvez: "Uma ferramenta 3D Aplicada ao desenvolvimento de algoritmos perceptuais e humanóides", Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Virtual Reality, online, 8 pages, 2002.
  9. M. Kikuti, M. Akiyama, M. Medeiros, M. Reis, Claus Aranha, L. Goncalvez: "Reactive Perception for Autonomous Task Manipulation in Robotic Agents", Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Computer Graphics, Poster presentation, 2001.

Thesis

  1. PhD Thesis: Claus de Castro Aranha: "Development of Hybrid Evolutionary Techniques to Solve Resource Allocation Problems", The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, Japan, 2010.
  2. Msc Thesis: Claus de Castro Aranha: "Portfolio Management with Cost Model using Multi Objective Genetic Algorithms", The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, Japan, 2007.
  3. Msc Thesis: Claus de Castro Aranha: "Auto-Diagnosis and Auto-Repair for Robots", State University of Campinas, Institute of Computing, Brazil, 2005.