About the GPEMjournal blog

This is the editor's blog for the journal Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines. The official web site for the journal, maintained by the publisher (Springer) is here. The GPEMjournal blog is authored and maintained by Lee Spector.

Monday, July 30, 2012

SIGEVOlution Volume 6, Issue 1, is now available

The SIGEVOlution newsletter Volume 6 Issue 1 is now available for download from: http://www.sigevolution.org
The new issue features:

  • "Lessons from an App Ecosystem" by Soo Ling Lim & Peter J. Bentley
  • "Distilling GeneChips" by William B. Langdon
  • Calls and calendar

The newsletter is intended to be viewed electronically.
Thanks to Pier Luca Lanzi, SIGEvolution Editor-in-Chief.

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Renewed and expanded editorial board

I'm very happy to report that we have completed our recent process of renewing and expanding the GPEM editorial board, with the new full board being as follows:

Editor-in-Chief:Lee Spector, Hampshire College, USA
Founding Editor:
Wolfgang Banzhaf, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Canada
Resource Review Editor:William B. Langdon, University College London, UK
Advisory Board:David Goldberg, University of Illinois, USA
Erik Goodman, Michigan State University, USA
John Holland, University of Michigan, USA
John Koza, Stanford University, USA
Pierre Marchal, CSEM, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Ingo Rechenberg, Technical University of Berlin, Germany
Thematic Area Editors:
Area Editor for Life Sciences
James A. Foster, University of Idaho, USA
Area Editor for Data Analytics and Knowledge Discovery
Una-May O'Reilly, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Area Editor for Games
Moshe Sipper, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
Associate Editors:James A. Foster, University of Idaho, USAPauline C. Haddow, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Hitoshi Iba, University of Tokyo, Japan
William B. Langdon, University College London, UK
Julian Miller, University of York, UK
Una-May O'Reilly, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Riccardo Poli, University of Essex, UK
Moshe Sipper, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
Stephen Smith, University of York, UKTerence Soule, University of Idaho, USA
Marco Tomassini, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Andy Tyrrell, University of York, UK
Leonardo Vanneschi, ISEGI, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Editorial Board:L. Altenberg, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
S. Cagnoni, University of Parma, Italy
K. Deb, Indian Institute of Technology, India
M. Dorigo, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
M. Ebner, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany
A. Eiben, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A. Ekart, Aston University, UK
D. Floreano, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
C. Gagne, Laval University, Canada
S.M. Gustafson, GE Global Research, USA
S. Harding, Machine Intelligence, Ltd., UK
I. Harvey, University of Sussex, UK
M. Heywood, Dalhousie University, Canada
C. Jacob, The University of Calgary, Canada
C. Johnson, University of Kent, UK
T. Kalganova, Brunel University, UK
M. Keijzer, Prognosys, Netherlands
D.B. Kell, UMIST, UK
D. Keymeulen, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA
K. Krawiec, Poznan University of Technology, Poland
A. Leier, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
S. Luke, George Mason University, USA
P. Machado, University of Coimbra, Portugal
T. McConaghy, Solido Design Automation, Inc., Canada
R. McKay, Seoul National University, Korea
N.F. McPhee, University of Minnesota at Morris, USA
M. Mitchell, Portland State University, USA
D. Montana, BBN Inc., USA
J. Moore, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH
A. Moraglio, University of Birmingham, UK
M. Nicolau, University College Dublin, Ireland
M. O'Neill, University College Dublin, Ireland
C. Ryan, University of Limerick, Ireland
M. Schoenauer, I.N.R.I.A. Futurs, France
L. Sekanina, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
S. Silva, INESC-ID Lisboa, Portugal, Portugal
G. Squillero, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
C. Stephens, UNAM, Mexico
A. Stoica, California Institute of Technology, USA
I. Taney, Doshisha University, Japan
G. Tempesti, University of York, UK
M. Trefzer, University of York, UK
E. Vladislavleva, Evolved Analytics Europe BVBA, Belgium
P. Whigham, University of Otago, New Zealand
M.-L. Wong, Lingnan University, Hong Kong
T. Yu, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
B. Zhang, Seoul National University, Korea
M. Zhang, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Monday, July 2, 2012

New GPEM impact factor

Very slightly down from the last two years but the differences don't seem particularly significant, especially since the number of citations is closer to the high end:

YearImpact FactorCitations*

It's an imperfect measure, to be sure, although worth keeping an eye on!