Publications & Works

Published journal articles indexed by SCI, SSCI, and AHCI

Discrete Sizing of Steel Frames Using Adaptive Dimensional Search Algorithm

PERIODICA POLYTECHNICA-CIVIL ENGINEERING, vol.63, no.4, pp.1062-1079, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Cost efficiency analyses of steel frameworks for economical design of multi-storey buildings

JOURNAL OF CONSTRUCTIONAL STEEL RESEARCH, vol.128, pp.380-396, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Improving Computational Efficiency of Bat-Inspired Algorithm in Optimal Structural Design

ADVANCES IN STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING, vol.18, no.7, pp.1003-1015, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Bat inspired algorithm for discrete size optimization of steel frames

ADVANCES IN ENGINEERING SOFTWARE, vol.67, pp.173-185, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

A bat-inspired algorithm for structural optimization

COMPUTERS & STRUCTURES, vol.128, pp.77-90, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Adaptive Harmony Search Method for Structural Optimization

JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING, vol.136, pp.419-431, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Improving the performance of simulated annealing in structural optimization

STRUCTURAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY OPTIMIZATION, vol.41, pp.189-203, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Discrete approaches in evolution strategies based optimum design of steel frames

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING AND MECHANICS, vol.26, pp.191-210, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Layout optimisation of trusses using simulated annealing

ADVANCES IN ENGINEERING SOFTWARE, vol.33, pp.681-696, 2002 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Articles Published in Other Journals

Structural Optimization Using Big Bang-Big Crunch Algorithm: A Review

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.6, no.3, pp.443-445, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Structural Optimization Problems of the ISCSO 2011-2015: A Test Set

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.6, no.4, pp.629-638, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Elitist Self-Adaptive Step-Size Search in Optimum Sizing of Steel Structures

International Journal of Advances in Computer Science and Its Applications, vol.4, no.4, pp.192-196, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Optimum Design of Skeletal Structures Using Metaheuristics: A Survey of the State-of-the-Art

International Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, vol.6, no.3, pp.1-11, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Computationally Efficient Optimum Design of Large Scale Steel Frames

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering (Iran University of Science and Technology), vol.4, no.2, pp.233-259, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) Creative Commons License

Automated Sizing of Truss Structures Using a Computationally Improved SOPT Algorithm

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.3, no.2, pp.131-143, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Improving Computational Efficiency of Particle Swarm Optimization for Optimal Structural Design

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.3, no.4, pp.563-574, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

An Efficient Metaheuristic Algorithm for Engineering Optimization: SOPT

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.2, pp.477-489, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Harmony search algorithms in structural engineering

Studies in Computational Intelligence, vol.359, pp.145-182, 2011 (Scopus) identifier identifier

Ant Colony Search Method in Practical Structural Optimization

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.1, pp.91-105, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Evaluating Efficiency of Big-Bang Big-Crunch in Benchmark Engineering Optimization Problems

International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, vol.3, no.1, pp.495-505, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Optimizing Single-Span Steel Truss Bridges with Simulated Annealing

ASIAN JOURNAL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING, vol.11, no.6, pp.763-775, 2010 (Scopus)

Optimum Design of Geodesic Steel Domes Under Code Provisions using Metaheuristic Techniques

International Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences , vol.2, no.2, pp.88-103, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Adaptive Harmony Search Algorithm for Design Code Optimization of Steel Structures

HARMONY SEARCH ALGORITHMS FOR STRUCTURAL DESIGN OPTIMIZATION, vol.239, pp.79-120, 2009 (Scopus) identifier identifier

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

Metaheuristic Search Techniques in Discrete Structural Optimization

International Conference on Civil and Architectural Engineering, Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia, 01 July 2015, pp.93-99

Cost Efficiency Analyses of Optimally Sized Steel Frames for Economical Design of Medium-Rise Buildings

THE TWELFTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPUTATIONAL STRUCTURES TECHNOLOGY, Naples, Italy, 2 - 05 September 2014, pp.1-20

Elitist Self-Adaptive Step-Size Search in Optimum Sizing of Steel Structures

International Conference on Advances in Civil and Structural Engineering, Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia, 01 August 2014, pp.1-8

Optimum design of steel space frames via bat inspired algorithm

10th world congress on structural and multidisciplinary optimization, Florida, United States Of America, 19 - 24 May 2013, pp.1-10

Reformulations of Big Bang-Big Crunch Algorithm for Discrete Structural Design Optimization

International Conference on Environmental and Civil Engineering (ICECE), Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia, 1 - 02 February 2013, pp.174-185

Improving the big bang-big crunch algorithm for optimum design of steel frames

8th International Conference on Engineering Computational Technology, ECT 2012, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 4 - 07 September 2012, vol.100 identifier

A reformulation of the ant colony optimization algorithm for large scale structural optimization

2nd International Conference on Soft Computing Technology in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, CSC 2011, Chania, Crete, Greece, 6 - 09 September 2011, vol.97 identifier

Optimum design of high-rise steel buildings using an evolution strategy integrated parallel algorithm

12th International Conference on Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Computing, CC 2009, Funchal, Portugal, 1 - 04 September 2009 identifier

Discrete and continuous structural optimization using Evolution Strategies

8th International Conference on the Application of Artificial Intelligence to Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, AICivil-Comp 2005, Rome, Italy, 30 August - 02 September 2005, vol.82 identifier

Layout optimization of trusses using simulated annealing

5th International Conference on Computational Structures Technology/2nd International Conference on Engineering Computational Technology, Leuven, Belgium, 6 - 08 September 2000, pp.175-190 identifier

Evaluation of crossover techniques in genetic algorithm based optimum structural design

1st International Conference on Engineering Computational Technology/4th International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Edinburgh, Saint Helena, 18 - 21 August 1998, pp.111-123 identifier

On the use of genetic algorithms in structural optimization

4th International Kerensky Conference on Structures in the New Millennium, in Honor of Dr Oleg Alexander Kerensky, HONG KONG, Hong Kong, 3 - 05 September 1997, pp.655-660 identifier identifier

Books & Book Chapters

Harmony Search Algorithms in Structural Engineering

in: Computational Optimization and Applications in Engineering and Industry, Slawomir Koziel,Xin-She Yang, Editor, Springer-Verlag , Berlin, pp.145-182, 2011

Adaptive Harmony Search Algorithm for Design Code Optimization of Steel Structures

in: Harmony Search Algorithms for Structural Design, Z. W. Geem, Editor, Springer-Verlag , Berlin, pp.79-120, 2009

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