A performance assessment of evolutionary algorithms in volunteer computing environments:

the importance of entropy

Merelo, de las Cuevas, García-Sánchez, García-Valdez

Architecture of a volunteer system

Asking for contributions
Contributions per minute
log-log contributions

Time-to-solution vs. entropy

Performance and entropy

Diversity pays off

Diversity-enhancing trumps the blind gathering of volunteers

Thanks for your attention

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