Received the Faculty of Science Teaching Award
Proposal Completed (Fall 2012)
Multi-Population PSO-GA Hybrid Techniques:
Integration, Topologies, and Parallel Composition
Wayne Franz, Parimala Thulasiraman and Ruppa K. Thulasiram, Exploration/Exploitation of a Hybrid Enhanced MPSO-GA Algorithm on a Fused CPU-GPU Architecture, Wiley Interscience , Concurrency Computation Practice and Experience , Volume 27, Issue 4, March 2015, pp. 973-993. DOI: 10.1002/cpe.3344. .
Wayne Franz, Parimala Thulasiraman and Ruppa K. Thulasiram, Effect of Communication Topologies on Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithms, 6th World Congress on Nature and Biologically Inspired Computing, Porto, Portugal, July 30-Aug.1, 2014.
Wayne Franz, Parimala Thulasiraman and Ruppa K. Thulasiram, Optimization of an OpenCL-Based Multi-Swarm PSO Algorithm on an APU , 10th International Conference on Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics (PPAM), Warsaw, Poland, September 8-11, 2013.
Wayne Franz, Parimala Thulasiraman and Ruppa K. Thulasiram, Memory Efficient Multi-Swarm PSO Algorithm in OpenCL on APU , The 13th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, Dec. 18-21, 2013.
Wayne Franz and Parimala Thulasiraman, A Dynamic Cooperative Hybrid MPSO+GA on Hybrid CPU+GPU fused Multicore , IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, Athens, Greece, Dec. 6-9, 2016.