On 4/4/2013 2:10 AM, Dua wrote: > Besides the following 4 parameters, may I know what else are the > critical parameters which may affect the performance of GA? > > 1) number of population > > 2) probability of crossover > > 3) mutation probability > > 4) selection rate
All parameters affect the solution and performance. That is one reason GA is so hard to tune. I suggest you use patternsearch for optimizing, it is usually faster, more reliable, and it is much easier to tune.