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Articles

  • F. Assunção, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Denser: deep evolutionary network structured representation,” Genetic programming and evolvable machines, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{JP6,
    author="Assun{\c{c}}{\~a}o, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete",
    title="DENSER: deep evolutionary network structured representation",
    journal="Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines",
    year="2018",
    month="September",
    }
  • J. Granjal, J. M. Silva, and N. Lourenço, “Intrusion detection and prevention in coap wireless sensor networks using anomaly detection,” Sensors, vol. 18, iss. 8, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{JP5,
    author = {Granjal, Jorge and Silva, Jo\~{a}o M. and Louren\c{c}o, Nuno},
    title = {Intrusion Detection and Prevention in CoAP Wireless Sensor Networks Using Anomaly Detection},
    journal = {Sensors},
    volume = {18},
    year = {2018},
    number = {8},
    }
  • A. Burgeiro, A. C. Fonseca, D. Espinoza, L. Carvalho, N. Lourenço, M. Antunes, and E. Carvalho, “Proteostasis in epicardial versus subcutaneous adipose tissue in heart failure subjects with and without diabetes,” Biochimica et biophysica acta (bba) – molecular basis of disease, vol. 1864, iss. 6, Part A, pp. 2183-2198, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{JP4,
    title = "Proteostasis in epicardial versus subcutaneous adipose tissue in heart failure subjects with and without diabetes ",
    author = "A. Burgeiro and A.C. Fonseca and D. Espinoza and L. Carvalho and N. Lourenço and M. Antunes and E. Carvalho",
    journal = "Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Basis of Disease ",
    volume = "1864",
    number = "6, Part A",
    pages = "2183 - 2198",
    year = "2018",
    }
  • S. Lassed, C. M. Deus, N. Lourenço, A. Dahdouh, A. A. Rizvanov, P. J. Oliveira, and D. Zama, “Diet, lifestyles, family history, and prostate cancer incidence in an east algerian patient group,” Biomed research international, vol. 2016, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{lassed2016diet,
    title={Diet, Lifestyles, Family History, and Prostate Cancer Incidence in an East Algerian Patient Group},
    author={Lassed, Somia and Deus, Cl{\'a}udia M and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Dahdouh, Abderrezak and Rizvanov, Albert A and Oliveira, Paulo J and Zama, Djamila},
    journal={BioMed Research International},
    volume={2016},
    year={2016},
    publisher={Hindawi Publishing Corporation},
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “Unveiling the properties of structured grammatical evolution,” Genetic programming and evolvable machines, pp. 1-39, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Lourenço2016,
    author="Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto",
    title="Unveiling the properties of structured grammatical evolution",
    journal="Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines",
    year="2016",
    pages="1--39",
    issn="1573-7632",
    }
  • N. Lourenço and F. B. Pereira, “PSO-CGO: A Particle Swarm Algorithm for Cluster Geometry Optimization,” International journal of natural computing research, vol. 2, iss. 1, pp. 1-20, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{lourenco11,
    Author = {Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B.},
    Journal = {International Journal of Natural Computing Research},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {1-20},
    Title = {{PSO-CGO: A Particle Swarm Algorithm for Cluster Geometry Optimization}},
    Volume = {2},
    Year = {2011},
    note = {Citations: 3},
    }

Books

  • A. Auger, C. M. Fonseca, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, L. Paquete, and D. Whitley, Parallel Problem Solving from Nature–PPSN XV, Springer.
    [Bibtex]
    @book{BOOK01,
    title={{Parallel Problem Solving from Nature--PPSN XV}},
    author={Auger, Anne and Fonseca, Carlos M and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Paquete, Lu{\'\i}s and Whitley, Darrell},
    publisher={Springer}
    }

In Collections

  • N. Lourenço, F. Assunção, F. B. Pereira, E. Costa, and P. Machado, “Structured grammatical evolution: a dynamic approach,” in Handbook of grammatical evolution, C. Ryan, M. O’Neill, and J. J. Collins, Eds., , 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @incollection{BC02,
    author = {Lourenço, Nuno and Assunção, Filipe and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto and Machado, Penousal},
    title = "Structured Grammatical Evolution: A Dynamic Approach",
    editor = "Conor Ryan and Michael O’Neill and J.J. Collins",
    booktitle = "Handbook of Grammatical Evolution",
    publisher = "",
    address = "",
    year = 2018,
    note = "(To Appear)",
    }
  • J. Marques, W. Jesus, F. Prudente, F. B. Pereira, and N. Lourenço, “Revealing energy landscapes of atomic clusters by applying adaptive bio- inspired algorithms,” in Physical chemistry for chemists and chemical engineers: multidisciplinary research perspectives, A. V. Vakhrushev, R. Haghia, and J. V. de Julián-Ortiz, Eds., Oxford: Apple Academic Press, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @incollection{BC01,
    author = {Marques, Jorge and Jesus, Wanderson and Prudente, Frederico and Pereira, Francisco B. and Louren\c{c}o, Nuno },
    title = "Revealing energy landscapes of atomic clusters by applying adaptive bio- inspired algorithms",
    editor = "Alexander V. Vakhrushev and Reza Haghia and J. V. de Julián-Ortiz",
    booktitle = "Physical Chemistry for Chemists and Chemical Engineers: Multidisciplinary Research Perspectives",
    publisher = "Apple Academic Press",
    address = "Oxford",
    year = 2018,
    note = "(To Appear)",
    }

In Proceedings

  • F. Assunçao, D. Sereno, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Automatic Evolution of AutoEncoders for Compressed Representations,” in World congress on computational intelligence 2018, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP18,
    author={Assun\c{c}ao, Filipe and Sereno, David and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    booktitle={World Congress on Computational Intelligence 2018},
    title={{Automatic Evolution of AutoEncoders for Compressed Representations}},
    year={2018},
    month={June},
    }
  • N. Antunes, L. Balby, F. Figueiredo, N. Lourenço, W. Meira, and W. Santos, “Fairness and transparency of machine learning for trustworthy cloud services,” in 2018 48th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks Workshops (DSN-W), 2018, pp. 188-193.
    [Bibtex]
  • F. Assunçao, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Evolving the Topology of Large Scale Deep Neural Networks,” in Eurogp 2018, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP16,
    title={{Evolving the Topology of Large Scale Deep Neural Networks}},
    author={Assun\c{c}ao, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    booktitle={EuroGP 2018},
    month= {April},
    year={2018},
    }
  • F. Assunçao, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Using GP is NEAT: Evolving Compositional Pattern Production Functions,” in Eurogp 2018, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP15,
    title={{Using GP is NEAT: Evolving Compositional Pattern Production Functions}},
    author={Assun{\c{c}}ao, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    booktitle={EuroGP 2018},
    month= {September},
    year={2018},
    }
  • F. Assunçao, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Evolutionary machine learning: an essay on experimental design,” in Portuguese conference on pattern recognition (recpad) 2017, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP14,
    title={Evolutionary Machine Learning: An Essay on Experimental Design},
    author={Assun{\c{c}}ao, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    booktitle={Portuguese Conference on Pattern Recognition (RecPad) 2017},
    month= {September},
    year={2017},
    }
  • F. Assunçao, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Evolutionary machine learning: an essay on bechmarking,” in Portuguese conference on pattern recognition (recpad) 2017, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP13,
    title={Evolutionary Machine Learning: An Essay on Bechmarking},
    author={Assun{\c{c}}ao, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    booktitle={Portuguese Conference on Pattern Recognition (RecPad) 2017},
    month= {September},
    year={2017},
    }
  • F. Assunçao, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Automatic generation of neural networks with structured grammatical evolution,” in 2017 ieee congress on evolutionary computation (cec). ieee, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP12,
    title={Automatic Generation of Neural Networks with Structured Grammatical Evolution},
    author={Assun{\c{c}}ao, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    booktitle={2017 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC). IEEE},
    month= {June},
    year={2017},
    }
  • F. Assunçao, N. Lourenço, P. Machado, and B. Ribeiro, “Towards the evolution of multi-layered neural networks: a dynamic structured grammatical evolution approach,” in Proceedings of the genetic and evolutionary computation conference, 2017, pp. 393-400.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{CP11,
    author={Assun{\c{c}}ao, Filipe and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Machado, Penousal and Ribeiro, Bernardete},
    title = {Towards the Evolution of Multi-layered Neural Networks: A Dynamic Structured Grammatical Evolution Approach},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference},
    month= {July},
    year = {2017},
    pages = {393--400},
    }
  • N. Lourenço, J. Ferrer, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “A comparative study of different grammar-based genetic programming approaches,” in European conference on genetic programming, 2017, pp. 311-325.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourencco2017comparative,
    title={A Comparative Study of Different Grammar-Based Genetic Programming Approaches},
    author={Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Ferrer, Joaquim and Pereira, Francisco B and Costa, Ernesto},
    booktitle={European Conference on Genetic Programming},
    pages={311--325},
    year={2017},
    organization={Springer, Cham}
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. Assunção, C. Maçãs, and P. Machado, “Evofashion: customising fashion through evolution,” in International conference on evolutionary and biologically inspired music and art, 2017, pp. 176-189.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourencco2017evofashion,
    title={EvoFashion: Customising Fashion Through Evolution},
    author={Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Assun{\c{c}}{\~a}o, Filipe and Ma{\c{c}}{\~a}s, Catarina and Machado, Penousal},
    booktitle={International Conference on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music and Art},
    pages={176--189},
    year={2017},
    organization={Springer, Cham}
    }
  • A. Fonseca, N. Lourenço, and B. Cabral, “Evolving cut-off mechanisms and other work-stealing parameters for parallel programs,” in European conference on the applications of evolutionary computation, 2017, pp. 757-772.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{fonseca2017evolving,
    title={Evolving Cut-Off Mechanisms and Other Work-Stealing Parameters for Parallel Programs},
    author={Fonseca, Alcides and Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Cabral, Bruno},
    booktitle={European Conference on the Applications of Evolutionary Computation},
    pages={757--772},
    year={2017},
    organization={Springer, Cham}
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “An evolutionary approach to the full optimization of the traveling thief problem,” in Evolutionary computation in combinatorial optimization (evocop 2016), 2016, pp. 34-45.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Lourenco2016,
    author="Louren{\c{c}}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto",
    Title = {An Evolutionary Approach to the Full Optimization of the Traveling Thief Problem},
    Booktitle="Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimization (EvoCOP 2016)",
    Location="Porto, Portugal",
    year="2016",
    series={Lecture Notes in Computer Science},
    pages="34--45",
    isbn="978-3-319-30698-8",
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “The optimization ability of evolved strategies,” in 17th portuguese conference on artificial intelligence (epia 2015), 2015, pp. 226-237.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourenco:2015,
    Author = {Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto},
    Booktitle = {17th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence (EPIA 2015)},
    Location = {Coimbra, Portugal},
    Title = {The Optimization Ability of Evolved Strategies},
    Year = {2015},
    volume={9273},
    series={Lecture Notes in Computer Science},
    pages={226-237},
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “Learning selection strategies for evolutionary algorithms,” in Artificial evolution, ea 2013, Bordeaux, France, 2013, p. paper 20.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Lourenco:2013:EA,
    author = "Nuno Louren\c{c}o and Francisco B. Pereira and Ernesto Costa",
    title = "Learning Selection Strategies for Evolutionary Algorithms",
    booktitle = "Artificial Evolution, EA 2013",
    year = "2013",
    pages = "paper 20",
    address = "Bordeaux, France",
    month = "oct ",
    organisation = "Association Evolution Artificielle",
    keywords = "genetic algorithms, genetic programming",
    note = {Citations: 1},
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “The importance of the learning conditions in hyper-heuristics,” in Proceeding of the 15th annual conference on genetic and evolutionary computation conference, New York, NY, USA, 2013, pp. 1525-1532.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourenco2013,
    Address = {New York, NY, USA},
    Author = {Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto},
    Booktitle = {Proceeding of the 15th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation conference},
    Location = {Amsterdam, The Netherlands},
    Pages = {1525-1532},
    Publisher = {ACM},
    Series = {GECCO '13},
    Title = {The importance of the learning conditions in hyper-heuristics},
    Year = {2013},
    note = {Citations: 5},
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “Evolving evolutionary algorithms,” in Proceedings of the 14th international conference on genetic and evolutionary computation conference, New York, NY, USA, 2012, pp. 51-58.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourenco2012,
    Address = {New York, NY, USA},
    Author = {Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 14th international conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation conference},
    Location = {Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA},
    Pages = {51-58},
    Publisher = {ACM},
    Series = {GECCO Companion '12},
    Title = {Evolving evolutionary algorithms},
    Year = {2012},
    citations = {12}
    }
  • N. Lourenço and F. B. Pereira, “Dacco: a discrete ant colony algorithm to cluster geometry optimization,” in Proceedings of the fourteenth international conference on genetic and evolutionary computation conference, New York, NY, USA, 2012, pp. 41-48.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourenco:2012,
    Address = {New York, NY, USA},
    Author = {Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B.},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the fourteenth international conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation conference},
    Location = {Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA},
    Pages = {41-48},
    Publisher = {ACM},
    Series = {GECCO '12},
    Title = {DACCO: a discrete ant colony algorithm to cluster geometry optimization},
    Year = {2012},
    note = {Citations: 2},
    }
  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, “SGE : a structured representation for grammatical evolution,” in 12th international conference evolution artificielle, ea 2015, Lyon, France, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{lourenco15,
    author = "Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto",
    title = "{SGE}  : A Structured Representation for Grammatical Evolution",
    booktitle = {12th International Conference Evolution Artificielle, EA 2015},
    address = "Lyon, France",
    year = {2015},
    }

Master’s Theses

  • N. Lourenço, “Swarm intelligence algorithms for cluster geometry optimization,” Master Thesis, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @mastersthesis{lourencoThesis,
    author = "Louren\c{c}o, Nuno",
    title = "Swarm Intelligence Algorithms for Cluster Geometry Optimization",
    school = {University of Coimbra},
    year = 2011,
    location = {Coimbra},
    }

Miscellaneous

  • N. Lourenço, F. B. Pereira, and E. Costa, An inquiry into the properties of structured grammatical evolution, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @misc{TR,
    author = {Louren\c{c}o, Nuno and Pereira, Francisco B. and Costa, Ernesto},
    title = {An Inquiry into the Properties of Structured Grammatical Evolution},
    institution = {ECOS-CISUC},
    howpublished = "Technical Report",
    year = {2015},
    month = "January"
    }

Dissertations

  • N. Lourenço, “Enhancing grammar-based approaches for the automatic design of algorithms,” PhD Thesis, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @phdthesis{nunoPHDThesis,
    author = "Louren\c{c}o, Nuno",
    title = {Enhancing Grammar-Based Approaches for the Automatic Design of Algorithms},
    school = {University of Coimbra},
    year = 2015,
    location = {Coimbra},
    }