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 | 85 | 2010 |

CMA-ES/pycma on Github N Hansen, Y Akimoto, P Baudis Zenodo, doi 10, 2019 | 76 | 2019 |

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), 311-322, 2011 | 67 | 2011 |

Theoretical foundation for CMA-ES from information geometry perspective Y Akimoto, Y Nagata, I Ono, S Kobayashi Algorithmica 64 (4), 698-716, 2012 | 46 | 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 Drozdík, 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 | 34 | 2015 |

Exploring optimal topology of thermal cloaks by CMA-ES G Fujii, Y Akimoto, M Takahashi Applied Physics Letters 112 (6), 061108, 2018 | 33 | 2018 |

Adaptive stochastic natural gradient method for one-shot neural architecture search Y Akimoto, S Shirakawa, N Yoshinari, K Uchida, S Saito, K Nishida International Conference on Machine Learning, 171-180, 2019 | 32 | 2019 |

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 | 24 | 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 |

Quality gain analysis of the weighted recombination evolution strategy on general convex quadratic functions Y Akimoto, A Auger, N Hansen Theoretical Computer Science, 2018 | 23 | 2018 |

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 | 23 | 2016 |

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 | 23 | 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 |

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 | 21 | 2019 |

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 |

Proposal and evaluation of adaptive real-coded crossover AREX Y Akimoto, Y Nagata, J Sakuma, I Ono, S Kobayashi Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence 24 (6), 446-458, 2009 | 20 | 2009 |

Optimizing the structural topology of bifunctional invisible cloak manipulating heat flux and direct current G Fujii, Y Akimoto Applied Physics Letters 115 (17), 174101, 2019 | 17 | 2019 |

Application of optimal control theory based on the evolution strategy (CMA-ES) to automatic berthing A Maki, N Sakamoto, Y Akimoto, H Nishikawa, N Umeda Journal of Marine Science and Technology 25 (1), 221-233, 2020 | 15 | 2020 |