Bidirectional relation between CMA evolution strategies and natural evolution strategies Y Akimoto, Y Nagata, I Ono, S Kobayashi International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature, 154-163, 2010 | 86 | 2010 |

A new weather-routing system that accounts for ship stability based on a real-coded genetic algorithm A Maki, Y Akimoto, Y Nagata, S Kobayashi, E Kobayashi, S Shiotani, ... Journal of marine science and technology 16 (3), 311, 2011 | 63 | 2011 |

CMA-ES/pycma on Github N Hansen, Y Akimoto, P Baudis Zenodo, doi 10, 2019 | 62 | 2019 |

Theoretical foundation for CMA-ES from information geometry perspective Y Akimoto, Y Nagata, I Ono, S Kobayashi Algorithmica 64 (4), 698-716, 2012 | 48 | 2012 |

Comparison-based natural gradient optimization in high dimension Y Akimoto, A Auger, N Hansen Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary …, 2014 | 41 | 2014 |

Computational cost reduction of nondominated sorting using the M-front M Drozdik, Y Akimoto, H Aguirre, K Tanaka IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation 19 (5), 659-678, 2014 | 38 | 2014 |

Analysis of runtime of optimization algorithms for noisy functions over discrete codomains Y Akimoto, S Astete-Morales, O Teytaud Theoretical Computer Science 605, 42-50, 2015 | 35 | 2015 |

Adaptive stochastic natural gradient method for one-shot neural architecture search Y Akimoto, S Shirakawa, N Yoshinari, K Uchida, S Saito, K Nishida arXiv preprint arXiv:1905.08537, 2019 | 30 | 2019 |

Exploring optimal topology of thermal cloaks by CMA-ES G Fujii, Y Akimoto, M Takahashi Applied Physics Letters 112 (6), 061108, 2018 | 28 | 2018 |

Convergence of the Continuous Time Trajectories of Isotropic Evolution Strategies on Monotonic -composite Functions Y Akimoto, A Auger, N Hansen International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature, 42-51, 2012 | 24* | 2012 |

Generation alternation model for real-coded GA using multi-parent: Proposal and evaluation of just generation gap (JGG) Y Akimoto, R Hasada, J Sakuma, I Ono, S Kobayashi Proceedings of the 19th SICE Symposium on Decentralized Autonomous Systems …, 2007 | 23 | 2007 |

CMA-ES-based structural topology optimization using a level set boundary expression—Application to optical and carpet cloaks G Fujii, M Takahashi, Y Akimoto Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 332, 624-643, 2018 | 22 | 2018 |

Analysis of a natural gradient algorithm on monotonic convex-quadratic-composite functions Y Akimoto Proceedings of the 14th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary …, 2012 | 21 | 2012 |

Quality gain analysis of the weighted recombination evolution strategy on general convex quadratic functions Y Akimoto, A Auger, N Hansen Theoretical Computer Science, 2018 | 20 | 2018 |

Adaptation of expansion rate for real-coded crossovers Y Akimoto, J Sakuma, I Ono, S Kobayashi Proceedings of the 11th Annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary …, 2009 | 20 | 2009 |

Topology-optimized thermal carpet cloak expressed by an immersed-boundary level-set method via a covariance matrix adaptation evolution strategy G Fujii, Y Akimoto International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 137, 1312-1322, 2019 | 19 | 2019 |

Projection-based restricted covariance matrix adaptation for high dimension Y Akimoto, N Hansen Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2016, 197-204, 2016 | 19 | 2016 |

Proposal and evaluation of adaptive real-coded crossover AREX Y Akimoto, Y Nagata, J Sakuma, I Ono, S Kobayashi TJSAI 24 (6), 446-458, 2009 | 19 | 2009 |

Dynamic optimization of neural network structures using probabilistic modeling S Shirakawa, Y Iwata, Y Akimoto Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence 32 (1), 2018 | 15 | 2018 |

Drift theory in continuous search spaces: expected hitting time of the (1+ 1)-ES with 1/5 success rule Y Akimoto, A Auger, T Glasmachers Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, 801-808, 2018 | 12 | 2018 |