Fabio Caraffini

Associate Professor (Artificial intelligence not elsewhere classified)


For my most recent contact details and affiliation, please visit my ORCID account at https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9199-7368, where you can also find relevant links to my webpage and research accounts. This De Montfort University (DMU) institutional Figshare page refers to the work done until August 2022, when I was an Associate Professor within the Institute of Artificial Intelligence at DMU. My research interests include Computational Intelligence, with a strong emphasis on metaheuristics for optimisation.


  • Infeasibility and structural bias in differential evolution (2019), Information Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.ins.2019.05.019
  • HyperSPAM: A study on hyper-heuristic coordination strategies in the continuous domain (2019), Information Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.ins.2018.10.033
  • A study on rotation invariance in differential evolution (2018), Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, DOI: 10.1016/j.swevo.2018.08.013
  • Structural bias in population-based algorithms (2015), Information Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.ins.2014.11.035
  • An analysis on separability for Memetic Computing automatic design (2014), Information Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.ins.2013.12.044
  • Parallel memetic structures (2013), Information Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.ins.2012.11.017

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