David Bookstaber

David Bookstaber
Yale University | YU · Yale College

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Commercial airplanes on autopilot take off, fly to a distant destination, and land; autonomous cruise missiles pound targets over a thousand kilometers from their launch point; unmanned space missions orbit satellites and explore other planets; yet the armed forces continue to buy aircraft that require an onboard pilot to guide them into enemy terr...
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Air Warriors At Risk: It's time to get serious about unmanned alternatives to manned strike platforms
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This report explains the implementation and performance details of a Simulated Annealing algorithm (in Mathematica) to find optimal solutions to the Traveling Salesman Problem.
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Conventional genetic algorithms are (in biological terms) haploid. This report describes a diploid genetic algorithm, which allows for recessive characteristics.
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This project investigates methods of routing data through a nonhierarchical network based on fixed "policies." The motivation is the standard telephone network used in the United States, which depends on setting up a circuit between two nodes in order to accommodate a call between them. The goal of any routing methodology is to accommodate as many...