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Scilab help >> Genetic Algorithms > Utilities > mutation_ga_binary


A function which performs binary mutation

Calling Sequence

Mut_Indiv = mutation_ga_binary(Indiv,param)



the individual on which we will perform the mutation.


a list of parameters.

  • "binary_length": the size of the binary code.

  • "multi_mut": a boolean. If %T, several random bits will be flipped.

  • "multi_mut_nd": the number of bits to be flipped. Works only when multi_mut is set to %T.


The mutated individual.


This function performs a classical multi-bits binary mutation.

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Last updated:
Tue Apr 02 17:36:22 CEST 2013