Questions tagged [genetic-algorithms]

For questions involving writing, golfing, or otherwise pertaining to genetic algorithms (meta-programs that mimic natural selection).

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Deep learning Fizzbuzz [closed]

Inspired by the job-interview with Joel Grus, the goal of this challenge is to write a tensorflow (or other deep/machine learning) program that learns Fizzbuzz and correctly prints out the answers to ...
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What golfing languages are better suited as an object for genetic programming? [closed]

I see GolfScript, Pyth, CJam and similar languages can make compex-ish algorithms in few bytes. This terseness makes think about genetic programming applications (using said languaes as the thing ...
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Lab Rat Race: an exercise in genetic algorithms

This is Fortnightly Challenge #3. Theme: Genetic Algorithms This challenge is a bit of an experiment. We wanted to see what we could do, challenge-wise, with genetic algorithms. Not everything may be ...
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Golfing A Weasel Program

Richard Dawkins in his book The Blind Watchmaker, describes a Weasel program. The algorithm can be described as follows: Start with a random string of 28 characters. Valid characters are all ...