Analysis of Leapfrogging


Leapfrogging is a relatively new procedure and can benefit from the depth of analysis that has been established for other optimizers. This chapter provides some analysis to reveal fundamentals about the technique and statements about critical aspects for an application user and reveals the analysis paths and opportunities for others to explore.

35.2Balance in an Optimizer
35.3Number of Initializations to be Confident That the Best Will Draw All Others to the Global Optimum
35.4Leap-To Window Amplification Analysis
35.5Analysis of α and M to Prevent Convergence on the Side of a Hill
35.6Analysis of α and M to Minimize NOFE
35.7Probability Distribution of Leap-Overs

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