Dr Daryl Essam

UG Information Technology Program Coordinator
School of Engineering and Information Technology
+61 2 626 88167
+61 2 626 88581

LOCATION

Building 15 Room 216
School of Engineering and Information Technology, The University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

  • ABOUT
  • PUBLICATIONS

Research Experience

  • Fractal Image Generation and Compression
  • Artificial Intelligence, particularly Genetic Programming
  • Game Playing
  • Complex Adaptive Systems
  • Operations Research & Optimisation

Teaching Experience

  • Computer Languages A
  • Computer Languages B
  • Data Structures and Algorithms (postgrad)

Administration Duties

  • Student Liaison Committee
  • BOS Science
  • Computer Science 2nd Year Coordinator

 

Book Chapters

Chakrabortty RK; Sarker; Essam, 2017, 'Resource Constrained Multi-project Scheduling: A Priority Rule Based Evolutionary Local Search Approach', in Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems, edn. Proceedings in Adaptation, Learning and Optimization, vol 8., Springer, Canberra, Australia, pp. 75 - 86, 10.1007/978-3-319-49049-6_6

Bui LT; Essam D; Abbass HA, 2010, 'The Role of Explicit Niching and Communication Messages in Distributed Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimization', in DeVega FF; CantuPaz E (ed.), PARALLEL AND DISTRIBUTED COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE, edn. Studies in Computational Intelligence, SPRINGER-VERLAG BERLIN, pp. 181 - 206

Hasan SMK; Sarker R; Essam D; Cornforth D, 2009, 'A Genetic Algorithm with Priority Rules for Solving Job-Shop Scheduling Problems', in Chiong R; Dhakal S (ed.), NATURAL INTELLIGENCE FOR SCHEDULING, PLANNING AND PACKING PROBLEMS, edn. Studies in Computational Intelligence, SPRINGER-VERLAG BERLIN, pp. 55 - 88

Abbass HA; Essam D, 2006, 'Chapter I: All Hazards Analysis: A Complexity Perspective', in Abbass H; Essam D (ed.), Applications of Information Systems to Homeland Security and Defense, edn. Original, Idea Group Publishing, Hershey PA, USA: London, UK, pp. 1 - 16

Bui LT; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2005, 'Cooperative Coevolution of Genotype-Phenotype Mappings to Solve Epistatic Optimization Problems', in Abbass HA; Bossmaier T; Wiles J (ed.), Recent Advances in Artificial Life - Advances in Natural Computation - Vol. 3, edn. Original, World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, pp. 29 - 42, 10.1142/9789812701497_0003

Essam D; Abbass HA, 2005, 'All hazards analysis: A complexity perspective', in Applications of Information Systems to Homeland Security and Defense, pp. 1 - 16, 10.4018/978-1-59140-640-2.ch001

Mckay RI; Essam D; Nguyen XH, 2004, 'Finding Trigonometric Identities with Tree Adjunct Grammar Guided Genetic Programming', in Abraham A; Jain LC; van Der Zwaag BJ (ed.), Innovations in Intelligent Systems, edn. Original, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp. 221 - 234

Journal articles

Rahman HF; Sarker R; Essam D, 2017, 'A genetic algorithm for permutation flowshop scheduling under practical make-to-order production system', Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing: AIEDAM, vol. 31, pp. 87 - 103, 10.1017/S0890060416000196

Samavati M; Essam D; Nehring M; Sarker R, 2017, 'A local branching heuristic for the open pit mine production scheduling problem', European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 257, pp. 261 - 271, 10.1016/j.ejor.2016.07.004

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2017, 'A quantitative model for disruption mitigation in a supply chain', European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 257, pp. 881 - 895, 10.1016/j.ejor.2016.08.035

Chakrabortty RK; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2017, 'Resource constrained project scheduling with uncertain activity durations', Computers and Industrial Engineering, 10.1016/j.cie.2016.12.040

AbdAllah AMFM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2017, 'On solving periodic re-optimization dynamic vehicle routing problems', Applied Soft Computing Journal, vol. 55, pp. 1 - 12, 10.1016/j.asoc.2017.01.047

Sarker R; Essam D; Hasan SMK; Karim ANM, 2016, 'Managing risk in production scheduling under uncertain disruption', Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing: AIEDAM, vol. 30, pp. 289 - 299, 10.1017/S0890060415000323

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2016, 'Managing risk and disruption in production-inventory and supply chain systems: A review', Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, vol. 12, pp. 1009 - 1029, 10.3934/jimo.2016.12.1009

Chakrabortty RK; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2016, 'Multi-mode resource constrained project scheduling under resource disruptions', Computers and Chemical Engineering, vol. 88, pp. 13 - 29, 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2016.01.004

Hamza NM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2016, 'Constraint Consensus Mutation-Based Differential Evolution for Constrained Optimization', IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, vol. 20, pp. 447 - 459, 10.1109/TEVC.2015.2477402

Hishamuddin H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2016, 'An inventory recovery model for an economic lot sizing problem with disruption', Jurnal Teknologi, vol. 78, pp. 143 - 148, 10.11113/jt.v78.9162

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2015, 'Training and testing a self-adaptive multi-operator evolutionary algorithm for constrained optimization', Applied Soft Computing Journal, vol. 26, pp. 515 - 522, 10.1016/j.asoc.2014.10.011

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'A disruption recovery plan in a three-stage production-inventory system', Computers and Operations Research, vol. 57, pp. 60 - 72, 10.1016/j.cor.2014.12.003

Sayed E; Essam D; Sarker R; Elsayed S, 2015, 'Decomposition-based evolutionary algorithm for large scale constrained problems', Information Sciences, vol. 316, pp. 457 - 486, 10.1016/j.ins.2014.10.035

Chakrabortty RK; Hasin MAA; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2015, 'A possibilistic environment based particle swarm optimization for aggregate production planning', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 88, pp. 366 - 377, 10.1016/j.cie.2015.07.021

Rahman HF; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'A real-time order acceptance and scheduling approach for permutation flow shop problems', European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 247, pp. 488 - 503, 10.1016/j.ejor.2015.06.018

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'Managing disruption in an imperfect production-inventory system', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 84, pp. 101 - 112, 10.1016/j.cie.2014.09.013

Rahman HF; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'A genetic algorithm for permutation flow shop scheduling under make to stock production system', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 90, pp. 12 - 24, 10.1016/j.cie.2015.08.006

Hishamuddin H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'A recovery model for a supply chain system with multiple suppliers subject to supply disruption', Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, vol. 10, pp. 89 - 101

Elsayed S; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'Survey of Uses of Evolutionary Computation Algorithms and Swarm Intelligence for Network Intrusion Detection', International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications, vol. 14, 10.1142/S146902681550025X

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2014, 'A new genetic algorithm for solving optimization problems', Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, vol. 27, pp. 57 - 69, 10.1016/j.engappai.2013.09.013

Hishamuddin H; Sarker RA; Essam D, 2014, 'A recovery mechanism for a two echelon supply chain system under supply disruption', Economic Modelling, vol. 38, pp. 555 - 563, 10.1016/j.econmod.2014.02.004

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2014, 'Real time disruption management for a two-stage batch production-inventory system with reliability considerations', European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 237, pp. 113 - 128, 10.1016/j.ejor.2014.02.005

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2014, 'A self-adaptive combined strategies algorithm for constrained optimization using differential evolution', Applied Mathematics and Computation, vol. 241, pp. 267 - 282, 10.1016/j.amc.2014.05.018

Hamza NM; Sarker RA; Essam DL; Deb K; Elsayed SM, 2014, 'A constraint consensus memetic algorithm for solving constrained optimization problems', Engineering Optimization, vol. 46, pp. 1447 - 1464, 10.1080/0305215X.2013.846336

Paul SK; Azeem A; Sarker R; Essam D, 2014, 'Development of a production inventory model with uncertainty and reliability considerations', Optimization and Engineering, vol. 15, pp. 697 - 720, 10.1007/s11081-013-9218-6

Chakrabortty RK; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2014, 'Event based approaches for solving multi-mode resource constraints project scheduling problem', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 8838, pp. 375 - 386

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2014, 'Managing real-time demand fluctuation under a supplier-retailer coordinated system', International Journal of Production Economics, vol. 158, pp. 231 - 243, 10.1016/j.ijpe.2014.08.007

Abdallah AFM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2014, 'Solving dynamic optimisation problem with variable dimensions', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 8886, pp. 1 - 12

Rahman HF; Sarker R; Essam D, 2014, 'A real-time order acceptance and scheduling approach for permutation flow shop problems', European Journal of Operational Research, 10.1016/j.ejor.2015.06.018

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2013, 'Self-adaptive differential evolution incorporating a heuristic mixing of operators', Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 54, pp. 771 - 790, 10.1007/s10589-012-9493-8

Hishamuddin H; Sarker RA; Essam D, 2013, 'A recovery model for a two-echelon serial supply chain with consideration of transportation disruption', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 64, pp. 552 - 561, 10.1016/j.cie.2012.11.012

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2013, 'An improved self-adaptive differential evolution algorithm for optimization problems', IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 9, pp. 89 - 99, 10.1109/TII.2012.2198658

Sarker R; Omar M; Kamrul Hasan SM; Essam D, 2013, 'Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm for job scheduling under machine maintenance', Applied Soft Computing Journal, vol. 13, pp. 1440 - 1447, 10.1016/j.asoc.2012.04.032

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2013, 'Adaptive Configuration of evolutionary algorithms for constrained optimization', Applied Mathematics and Computation, vol. 222, pp. 680 - 711, 10.1016/j.amc.2013.07.068

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2013, 'A disruption recovery model in a production-inventory system with demand uncertainty and process reliability', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 8104 LNCS, pp. 511 - 522, 10.1007/978-3-642-40925-7_47

Hamza NM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2013, 'Differential evolution with multi-constraint consensus methods for constrained optimization', Journal of Global Optimization, vol. 57, pp. 583 - 611, 10.1007/s10898-012-9987-z

Sayed E; Essam D; Sarker R, 2012, 'Using hybrid dependency identification with a memetic algorithm for large scale optimization problems', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 7673 LNCS, pp. 168 - 177, 10.1007/978-3-642-34859-4_17

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2012, 'The influence of the number of initial feasible solutions on the performance of an evolutionary optimization algorithm', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 7673 LNCS, pp. 1 - 11, 10.1007/978-3-642-34859-4_1

Hishamuddin H; Sarker RA; Essam D, 2012, 'A disruption recovery model for a single stage production-inventory system', European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 222, pp. 464 - 473, 10.1016/j.ejor.2012.05.033

Naznin F; Sarker R; Essam D, 2012, 'Progressive alignment method using genetic algorithm for multiple sequence alignment', IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, vol. 16, pp. 615 - 631, 10.1109/TEVC.2011.2162849

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2012, 'On an evolutionary approach for constrained optimization problem solving', Applied Soft Computing Journal, vol. 12, pp. 3208 - 3227, 10.1016/j.asoc.2012.05.013

Hasan E; Essam D; Sarker R, 2011, 'Large Scale Optimization based on self-directed Local Search', ASOR Bulletin, vol. 30, pp. 11 - 20

Ursani Z; Essam D; Cornforth D; Stocker R, 2011, 'Localized genetic algorithm for vehicle routing problem with time windows', Applied Soft Computing Journal, vol. 11, pp. 5375 - 5390, 10.1016/j.asoc.2011.05.021

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'Multi-operator based evolutionary algorithms for solving constrained optimization problems', Computers and Operations Research, vol. 38, pp. 1877 - 1896, 10.1016/j.cor.2011.03.003

Siswanto N; Essam D; Sarker R, 2011, 'Solving the ship inventory routing and scheduling problem with undedicated compartments', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 61, pp. 289 - 299, 10.1016/j.cie.2010.06.011

Naznin F; Sarker R; Essam D, 2011, 'Vertical decomposition with Genetic Algorithm for Multiple Sequence Alignment', BMC Bioinformatics, vol. 12, 10.1186/1471-2105-12-353

Hasan SMK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2011, 'Genetic algorithm for job-shop scheduling with machine unavailability and breakdowns', International Journal of Production Research, vol. 49, pp. 4999 - 5015, 10.1080/00207543.2010.495088

Hasan SMK; Sarker R; Essam D; Kacem I, 2011, 'A DSS for job scheduling under process interruptions', Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, vol. 23, pp. 137 - 155, 10.1007/s10696-011-9094-3

Hoang TH; McKay RI; Essam D; Hoai NX, 2011, 'On synergistic interactions between evolution, development and layered learning', IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, vol. 15, pp. 287 - 312, 10.1109/TEVC.2011.2150752

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2010, 'A three-strategy based differential evolution algorithm for constrained optimization', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 6443 LNCS, pp. 585 - 592, 10.1007/978-3-642-17537-4_71

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2010, 'A comparative study of different variants of genetic algorithms for constrained optimization', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 6457 LNCS, pp. 177 - 186, 10.1007/978-3-642-17298-4_18

Ursani Z; Essam D; Cornforth D; Stocker R, 2009, 'Introducing the localized genetic algorithm for small scale capacitated vehicle routing problems', INFOR, vol. 47, pp. 133 - 149, 10.3138/infor.47.2.133

Hasan SMK; Sarker R; Essam D; Cornforth D, 2009, 'Memetic algorithms for solving job-shop scheduling problems', Memetic Computing, vol. 1, pp. 69 - 83, 10.1007/s12293-008-0004-5

Bui LT; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2009, 'Localization for solving noisy multi-objective optimization problems', Evolutionary Computation, vol. 17, pp. 379 - 409, 10.1162/evco.2009.17.3.379

Bui LT; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2009, 'Local models-an approach to distributed multi-objective optimization', Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 42, pp. 105 - 139, 10.1007/s10589-007-9119-8

Mori N; McKay B; Hoai NX; Essam D; Takeuchi S, 2009, 'A new method for simplifying algebraic expressions in genetic programming called equivalent decision simplification', Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics, vol. 13, pp. 237 - 244

McKay B; Essam D; Hoang HT; Nguyen XH, 2008, 'Developmental Evaluation in Genetic Programming: A TAG-Based Framework', International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems, vol. 12, pp. 69 - 82

Elfeky EZ; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2008, 'Task decomposition for optimization problem solving', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 5361 LNAI, pp. 329 - 338, 10.1007/978-3-540-89694-4_34

Elfeky EZ; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2008, 'Analyzing the simple ranking and selection process for constrained evolutionary optimization', Journal of Computer Science and Technology, vol. 23, pp. 19 - 34, 10.1007/s11390-008-9109-z

Bui LT; Deb K; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2008, 'Interleaving guidance in evolutionary multi-objective optimization', Journal of Computer Science and Technology, vol. 23, pp. 44 - 63, 10.1007/s11390-008-9114-2

Hoang TH; Essam D; McKay RI; Nguyen XH, 2007, 'Developmental evaluation in genetic programming: A position paper', Proceedings of the Frontiers in the Convergence of Bioscience and Information Technologies, FBIT 2007, pp. 773 - 778, 10.1109/FBIT.2007.104

Elfeky EZ; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2006, 'A simple ranking and selection for constrained evolutionary optimization', Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), vol. 4247 LNCS, pp. 537 - 544

McKay RI; Hao HT; Mori N; Hoai NX; Essam D, 2006, 'Model-building with interpolated temporal data', Ecological Informatics, vol. 1, pp. 259 - 268, 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2006.02.005

Hoai NX; McKay RI; Essam D, 2006, 'Representation and structural difficulty in genetic programming', IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, vol. 10, pp. 157 - 166, 10.1109/TEVC.2006.871252

Nguyen XH; Mckay RI; Essam D, 2002, 'Solving the Symbolic Regression Problem with Tree-Adjunct Grammar Guided Genetic Programming', Australian Journal of Intelligent Information Processing Systems, vol. 7, pp. 114 - 121

Conference Papers

AbdAllah AMFM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2017, 'Detectable genetic algorithms-based techniques for solving dynamic optimisation problem with unknown active variables', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 216 - 227, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-319-51691-2_19

Sallam KM; Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2017, 'Two-phase differential evolution framework for solving optimization problems', in 2016 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, SSCI 2016, presented at , 10.1109/SSCI.2016.7850258

Debie E; Elsayed SM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2016, 'Investigating multi-operator differential evolution for feature selection', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 273 - 284, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-319-28270-1_23

Hamza NM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2016, 'Exploring the feasible space using constraint consensus in solving constrained optimization problems', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 89 - 100, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-319-28270-1_8

Abdallah AFM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2016, 'Solving dynamic optimisation problems with known changeable boundaries', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 29 - 40, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-319-28270-1_3

Hishamuddin H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2016, 'Real-Time disruption management in a coordinated supply chain system with multiple suppliers', in ILS 2016 - 6th International Conference on Information Systems, Logistics and Supply Chain, presented at

Hishamuddiin H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2015, 'A simulation model of a three echelon supply chain system with multiple suppliers subject to supply and transportation disruptions', in IFAC-PapersOnLine, pp. 2036 - 2040, presented at , 10.1016/j.ifacol.2015.06.388

Sallam KM; Sarker RA; Essam DL; Elsayed SM, 2015, 'Neurodynamic differential evolution algorithm and solving CEC2015 competition problems', in 2015 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2015 - Proceedings, pp. 1033 - 1040, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2015.7257003

Chakrabortty RK; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2015, 'Resource constrained project scheduling: A branch and cut approach', in Proceedings - CIE 45: 2015 International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, presented at

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2014, 'United multi-operator evolutionary algorithms', in Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2014, pp. 1006 - 1013, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2014.6900237

Sayed E; Essam D; Sarker R; Elsayed S, 2014, 'A decomposition-based algorithm for dynamic economic dispatch problems', in Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2014, pp. 1898 - 1905, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2014.6900459

Rahman HF; Sarker RA; Essam DL; Chang G, 2014, 'A memetic algorithm for solving permutation flow shop problems with known and unknown machine breakdowns', in Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2014, pp. 42 - 49, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2014.6900242

Hamza NM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2014, 'Differential evolution with a constraint consensus mutation for solving optimization problems', in Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2014, pp. 991 - 997, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2014.6900474

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL; Hamza NM, 2014, 'Testing united multi-operator evolutionary algorithms on the CEC2014 real-parameter numerical optimization', in Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2014, pp. 1650 - 1657, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2014.6900308

Paul SK; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2014, 'Managing supply disruption in a three-tier supply chain with multiple suppliers and retailers', in IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, pp. 194 - 198, presented at , 10.1109/IEEM.2014.7058627

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2013, 'A genetic algorithm for solving the CEC'2013 competition problems on real-parameter optimization', in 2013 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2013, pp. 356 - 360, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2013.6557591

Rahman HF; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2013, 'A memetic algorithm for Permutation Flow Shop Problems', in 2013 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2013, pp. 1618 - 1625, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2013.6557755

Abdallah AMFM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2013, 'Using a diversified genetic algorithm to solve dynamic vehicle routing problems', in IASTED Multiconferences - Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications, AIA 2013, pp. 9 - 14, presented at , 10.2316/P.2013.793-009

Rahman H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2013, 'Permutation Flow Shop Scheduling with dynamic job order arrival', in Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems, CIS 2013, pp. 30 - 35, presented at , 10.1109/ICCIS.2013.6751574

Paul SK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2013, 'Production inventory model with disruption and reliability considerations', in Proceedings of International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, CIE, pp. 291 - 304, presented at

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2012, 'Memetic multi-topology particle swarm optimizer for constrained optimization', in 2012 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2012, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2012.6256110

Hamza NM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2012, 'Differential evolution with a mix of constraint consenus methods for solving a real-world optimization problem', in 2012 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2012, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2012.6252904

Sayed E; Essam D; Sarker R, 2012, 'Dependency Identification technique for large scale optimization problems', in 2012 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2012, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2012.6256117

Ghoneim AS; Essam DL, 2012, 'A methodology for revealing and monitoring the strategies played by neural networks in mind games', in Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, presented at , 10.1109/IJCNN.2012.6252376

Abbass H; Essam D; Sarker R, 2012, 'The 2012 international joint conference on neural networks (IJCNN)', in Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, presented at , 10.1109/IJCNN.2012.6252361

Hishamuddin H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2011, 'A Recovery Model for a Production-Inventory System with Transportation Disruption', in Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Service Science, ITS, Indenesia, Solo, Indonesia, pp. 1 - 6, presented at The International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Service Science, Solo, Indonesia, 20 - 22 September 2011, http://www.iess2011.com/

Hamza NM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'Memetic differential evolution combined with constraint consensus method for solving cops', in Proceedings - ICCES'2011: 2011 International Conference on Computer Engineering and Systems, pp. 116 - 120, presented at , 10.1109/ICCES.2011.6141023

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'Improved genetic algorithm for constrained optimization', in Proceedings - ICCES'2011: 2011 International Conference on Computer Engineering and Systems, pp. 111 - 115, presented at , 10.1109/ICCES.2011.6141022

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'GA with a new multi-parent crossover for constrained optimization', in 2011 IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2011, pp. 857 - 864, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2011.5949708

Hamza NM; Elsayed SM; Essam DL; Sarker RA, 2011, 'Differential evolution combined with constraint consensus for constrained optimization', in 2011 IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2011, pp. 865 - 872, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2011.5949709

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'Integrated strategies differential evolution algorithm with a local search for constrained optimization', in 2011 IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2011, pp. 2618 - 2625, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2011.5949945

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'GA with a new multi-parent crossover for solving IEEE-CEC2011 competition problems', in 2011 IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2011, pp. 1034 - 1040, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2011.5949731

Elsayed SM; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2011, 'Differential evolution with multiple strategies for solving CEC2011 real-world numerical optimization problems', in 2011 IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2011, pp. 1041 - 1048, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2011.5949732

Ghoneim AS; Essam DL; Abbass HA, 2011, 'Competency awareness in strategic decision making', in 2011 IEEE International Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Cognitive Methods in Situation Awareness and Decision Support, CogSIMA 2011, pp. 106 - 109, presented at , 10.1109/COGSIMA.2011.5753426

Hishamuddin H; Sarker R; Essam D, 2010, 'A recovery model for an economic production quantity problem with disruption', in IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEE Press, Macao, pp. 198 - 202, presented at IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, IEEM2010, Macao, 07 - 10 December 2010, 10.1109/IEEM.2010.5674449

Hasan SMK; Sarker R; Essam D, 2010, 'Evolutionary scheduling with rescheduling option for sudden machine breakdowns', in 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, WCCI 2010 - 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2010, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2010.5586374

Hishamuddin H; Sarker RA; Essam D, 2010, 'A recovery model for an economic production quantity problem with disruption', in IEEM2010 - IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, pp. 198 - 202, presented at , 10.1109/IEEM.2010.5674449

Naznin F; Sarker R; Essam D, 2010, 'DGA: Decomposition with genetic algorithm for multiple sequence alignment', in 2010 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, CIBCB 2010, pp. 23 - 31, presented at , 10.1109/CIBCB.2010.5510595

Naznin F; Sarker R; Essam D, 2010, 'Two hybrid algorithms for multiple sequence alignment', in AIP Conference Proceedings, pp. 69 - 83, presented at , 10.1063/1.3314271

Bui LT; Essam D; Abbass HA, 2010, 'The role of explicit niching and communication messages in distributed evolutionary multi-objective optimization', in Studies in Computational Intelligence, pp. 181 - 206, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-642-10675-0_9

Hishamuddin H; Sarker RA; Essam D, (eds.), 2010, 'An Inventory Recovery Model for an Economic Lot Sizing Problem with Disruption', in PROCEEDINGS OF THE FOURTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OPERATIONS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT (ICOSCM 2010), CHINESE UNIV HONG KONG, ECONOMICS & MANGEMENT SCHOOL, WUHAN UNIV, Hong Kong, PEOPLES R CHINA, pp. 794 - 799, presented at 4th International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management/15th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific-Decision-Sciences-Institute, Hong Kong, PEOPLES R CHINA, 25 - 31 July 2010

Hasan SM; Sarker R; Essam D, (ed.), 2009, 'Job-Shop Scheduling with Machine Unavailability and Breakdowns', in 20th National Conference of Australian Society for Operations Research (ASOR2009), ASOR, Gold Coast, Australia, presented at 20th National Conference of Australian Society for Operations Research (ASOR2009), Gold Coast, Australia, 27 - 30 September 2009

Siswanto; Essam D; Sarker R, 2009, 'Solving a Ship Inventory Routing and Scheduling Problem', in International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management, AIMST University, Bujang Valley, Malaysia, presented at International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management, Bujang Valley, Malaysia, 09 - 11 December 2009

Siswanto N; Essam D; Sarker R, 2009, 'Solving the ship inventory routing and scheduling problem with undedicatedcompartments', in 2009 International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, CIE 2009, pp. 1088 - 1093, presented at

Naznin F; Sarker R; Essam D, 2009, 'Iterative progressive alignment method (IPAM) for multiple sequencealignment', in 2009 International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, CIE 2009, pp. 536 - 541, presented at

Hasan SM; Sarker R; Essam D, 2008, 'A Decision Support System for Solving Job-Shop Scheduling Problems Using Genetic Algorithms', in Proceedings of the 12th Asia-Pacific Symposium on Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems (IES 2008), Intelligent & Evolutionary Systems, Melbourne, Victoria, presented at Intelligent & Evolutionary Systems, Melbourne, Victoria, 07 - 08 December 2008

Ullah ASSMB; Elfeky EZ; Cornforth D; Essam DL; Sarker R, 2008, 'Improved evolutionary algorithms for solving constrained optimization problems with tiny feasible space', in Conference Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, pp. 1426 - 1433, presented at , 10.1109/ICSMC.2008.4811486

Elfeky EZ; Sarker RA; Essam DL, 2008, 'Partial decomposition and parallel GA (PD-PGA) for constrained optimization', in Conference Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, pp. 220 - 227, presented at , 10.1109/ICSMC.2008.4811278

Hoang TH; McKay RI; Essam D; Nguyen XH, 2008, 'Learning general solutions through multiple evaluations during development', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 201 - 212, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-540-85857-7-18

Hoang TH; Essam D; Bob MRI; Hoai NX, 2008, 'Developmental evaluation in Genetic Programming: The TAG-based frame work', in International Journal of Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Engineering Systems, pp. 69 - 82, presented at

Shan Y; McKay RI; Essam D; Abbass HA, 2007, 'A survey of probabilistic model building genetic programming', in Studies in Computational Intelligence, pp. 121 - 160, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-540-34954-9_6

Hoang TH; Essam D; McKay B; Hoai NX, 2007, 'Building on success in genetic programming: Adaptive variation and developmental evaluation', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 137 - 146, presented at

Shin J; Kang M; McKay RI; Nguyen X; Hoang TH; Mori N; Essam D, 2007, 'Analysing the regularity of genomes using compression and expression simplification', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 251 - 260, presented at

Abbass HA; Barlow M; Essam D; Yang Y, 2006, 'Connecting the dots to disconnect them: A study into network evolution and dynamics for analyzing terrorist networks', in Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, presented at , 10.1117/12.644283

Bui LT; Deb K; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2006, 'Dual guidance in evolutionary multi-objective optimization by localization', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 384 - 391, presented at

Hoang TH; McKay RI; Essam D; Nguyen XH, 2006, 'Solving symbolic regression problems using incremental evaluation in genetic programming', in 2006 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2006, pp. 2134 - 2141, presented at

Hoang TH; Hoai NX; Hien NT; McKay RI; Essam D, 2006, 'Ordertree: A new test problem for genetic programming', in GECCO 2006 - Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, pp. 807 - 814, presented at

McKay RI; Hoang TH; Essam DL; Nguyen XH, 2006, 'Developmental evaluation in genetic programming: The preliminary results', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 280 - 289, presented at , 10.1007/11729976_25

Mckay RI; Essam D; Hao H; Nguyen XH, 2005, 'Genetic Transposition in Tree-Adjoining Grammar Guided Genetic Programming: The Duplication Operator', in Proceedings of the First International Conference on Advances in Natural Computation (ICNC 2005), Part III, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3612/2005, Springer, Lausanne, Switzerland, presented at 8th European Conference, EuroGP 2005, Lausanne, Switzerland, 01 March 2005

Bui LT; Essam D; Abbass HA; Green D, 2005, 'Performance analysis of evolutionary multi-objective optimization methods in noisy environments', in Complexity International, pp. 29 - 39, presented at

Sarker R; Ray T, 2005, 'Multiobjective evolutionary algorithms for solving constrained optimization problems', in Proceedings - International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation, CIMCA 2005 and International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies and Internet, pp. 197 - 202, presented at

Bui LT; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2005, 'Fitness inheritance for noisy evolutionary multi-objective optimization', in GECCO 2005 - Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, pp. 779 - 785, presented at , 10.1145/1068009.1068141

Shan Y; McKay RI; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2005, 'Program distribution estimation with grammar models', in Complexity International, pp. 191 - 205, presented at

Hoai NX; McKay RIB; Essam D; Hao HT, 2005, 'Genetic transposition in tree-adjoining grammar guided genetic programming: The duplication operator', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 108 - 119, presented at

Mckay RI; Essam D; Zhang BT; Mori N, 2004, 'Partitioned Selection: A selection Operator for in-vitro Evolution', in 5th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, 5th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, Bexco, Busan, Korea, presented at 5th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, Bexco, Busan, Korea, 26 - 29 October 2004

Mckay RI; Essam D, 2004, 'Heritage Diversity in Genetic Programming', in 5th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, 5th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, Bexco, Busan, Korea, presented at 5th International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning, Bexco, Busan, Korea, 26 - 29 October 2004

Hoai NX; Bob RI; McKay DE; Abbass HA, 2004, 'Toward an Alternative Comparison between Different Genetic Programming Systems', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 67 - 77, presented at

Shan Y; McKay RI; Baxter R; Abbass H; Essam D; Nguyen HX, 2004, 'Grammar model-based program evolution', in Proceedings of the 2004 Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC2004, pp. 478 - 485, presented at

Essam D; Abbass HA, 2003, 'Artificial Life Models for Security & Safety', in Australian Conference on Artificial Life (ACAL 2003), Australian Conference on Artificial Life (ACAL 2003), Canberra, presented at Australian Conference on Artificial Life (ACAL 2003), Canberra, 06 - 07 December 2003

Shan Y; McKay RI; Abbass HA; Essam D, 2003, 'Program evolution with explicit learning', in 2003 Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2003 - Proceedings, pp. 1639 - 1646, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2003.1299869

Hoai NX; McKay RI; Essam D; Chau R, 2002, 'Solving the symbolic regression problem with tree-adjunct grammar guided genetic programming: The comparative results', in Proceedings of the 2002 Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2002, pp. 1326 - 1331, presented at , 10.1109/CEC.2002.1004435

Hoai NX; McKay RI; Essam D, 2002, 'Some experimental results with tree adjunct grammar guided genetic programming', in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), pp. 228 - 237, presented at

Hoai NX; McKay RI; Essam D, 2002, 'Can tree adjunct grammar guided genetic programming be good at finding a needle in a haystack? A case study', in 2002 International Conference on Communications, Circuits and Systems and West Sino Exposition, ICCCAS 2002 - Proceedings, pp. 1113 - 1117, presented at , 10.1109/ICCCAS.2002.1178980

Shan Y; McKay RI; Lokan CJ; Essam DL, 2002, 'Software project effort estimation using genetic programming', in 2002 International Conference on Communications, Circuits and Systems and West Sino Exposition, ICCCAS 2002 - Proceedings, pp. 1108 - 1112, presented at , 10.1109/ICCCAS.2002.1178979

Mckay RI; Essam D, 2001, 'Evolving Self-Reproducing Functional Programs', in Inaugural Artificial Life Workshop (AL 2001), Inaugural Artificial Life Workshop (AL`01), Adelaide, Sth Aust, presented at Inaugural Artificial Life Workshop (AL`01), Adelaide, Sth Aust, 11 December 2001

Essam D; McKay RI, 2001, 'Adaptive control of partial functions in genetic programming', in Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Evolutionary Computation, ICEC, pp. 895 - 901, presented at

Essam D; Dube S, 1997, 'Advanced Fractal-Based Modelling of Colour Images', in 2nd Annual Conference Geocomputation97, 2nd Annual Conference Geocomputation97, Auckland, New Zealand, presented at 2nd Annual Conference Geocomputation97, Auckland, New Zealand, 10 - 12 December 1997

Conference Proceedings (Editor of)

Essam D; Hoang T; McKay B; Nguyen XH, (eds.), 2007, 'FBIT 2007 International Conference', in FBIT 2007 International Conference, FBIT 2007 International Conference, Jeju Island, Korea, presented at FBIT 2007 International Conference, Jeju Island, Korea, 11 - 13 October 2007

Conference Presentations

Samavati M; Essam D; Nehring M; Sarker R, 2015, 'A new branching scheme for the open pit mine production scheduling problem', in Proceedings - CIE 45: 2015 International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, presented at

Edited Books

Abbass HA; Essam D, Applications of information systems to homeland security and defense