: Received: 21 December 2020 / Approved: 22 December 2020 / Online: 22 December 2020 (12:57:56 CET)
: Received: 11 May 2021 / Approved: 14 May 2021 / Online: 14 May 2021 (11:03:30 CEST)
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Abdel-Rehim, W.M.F. Binary Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Kidney Exchanges. Preprints.org2020, 2020120563. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202012.0563.v1
Abdel-Rehim, W.M.F. Binary Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Kidney Exchanges. Preprints.org 2020, 2020120563. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202012.0563.v1
In this paper, we implement a Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) based method for solving the kidney exchange problem. Because using a kidney exchange, we can help incompatible patient-donor couples to swap donors to receive a compatible kidney. Implementing Particle Swarm Optimization in solving the kidney exchange problem is an effective method because the obtained results indicate that PSO outperforms other stochastic-based methods such as Genetic Algorithm regarding the efficient the number of resulting exchanges.
Computer Science and Mathematics, Algebra and Number Theory
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