1. A.E. Eiben and J.E. Smith: Introduction to Evolutionary Computing, 2nd printing, 2007. Springer. ISBN: 978-3-540-40184-1. (Details can be found in "Detailed teaching plan" section).
2. S. Marshland: Machine learning: An Algorithmic Perspective. ISBN:978-1-4200-6718-7. (Details can be found in "Detailed teaching plan" section).
3. On-line papers (on course web page).
4. The lecture notes.
Obligatory Mid-Term Exercises (each exercise is PASS/FAIL):
1. Two exercises on evolutionary algorithm and machine learning.
2. Students registered for INF4490 will be given additional excercises within area of the course.