Armand R. Burks

Greetings! I am currently a doctoral student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Michigan State University. I study Evolutionary Computation at the BEACON Center for the Study of Evolution in Action at MSU.

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Master of Science: Computer Science and Engineering, Michigan State University, 2010.

Bachelor of Science: Computer Science, Alabama State University, 2008.


My current research focuses on developing diversity maintenance algorithms aimed at making Genetic Programming more efficient by combating premature convergence.

Recent Publications

An Efficient Structural Diversity Technique for Genetic Programming. GECCO 2015, Madrid, Spain. Nominated for Best Paper in GP Track.

Contact Me

Email: burksarm at msu dot edu

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