Publications

Doctoral Thesis:

With the catchy title: “Approaches to Evolutionary Architectural Design Exploration Using Grammatical Evolution.” (pdf)

 Journal Articles:

Jonathan Byrne, Debra Laefer, Evan O’Keeffe “Maximizing feature detection in aerial unmanned aerial vehicle datasets”  Journal of  Applied Remote Sensing. 11(2), 025015 (Jun 27, 2017). doi:10.1117/1.JRS.11.025015

J Byrne, E O’Keeffe, D Lennon, D Laefer, “3D Reconstructions Using Unstabilized Video Footage from an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle” Journal of Imaging, 22 April 2017, ISSN 2313-433X

M Fenton, C McNally, J Byrne, E Hemberg, J McDermott, M O’Neill, “Discrete Planar Truss Optimization by Node Position Variation using Grammatical Evolution”, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 23 November 2015, ISSN 1089-778X, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TEVC.2015.2502841.

Jonathan Byrne, Michael Fenton, Erik Hemberg, James McDermott, Michael O’Neill, “Optimising Complex Pylon Structures with Grammatical Evolution”, Information Sciences, 19 March 2014, ISSN 0020-0255, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ins.2014.03.010.

Jonathan Byrne, Philip Cardiff,  Anthony Brabazon, Michael O’Neill, “Evolving Parametric Aircraft Models for Design Exploration and Optimisation”, Neurocomputing, 6 May 2014, ISSN 0925-2312, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neucom.2014.04.004.

Jonathan Byrne, Erik Hemberg, Michael O’Neill, Anthony Brabazon, “A methodology for user directed search in evolutionary design”,Genetic Programming and Evolvable Machines, Volume 14, Springer, 2013, (pdf)

Michael Fenton, Ciaran McNally, Jonathan Byrne, Erik Hemberg, James McDermott, Michael O’Neill, “Automatic innovative truss design using grammatical evolution”, Automation in Construction, 39 (2014): 59-69.

McDermott, J. and Swafford, J.M. and Hemberg, M., Byrne, J., Hemberg, E., Fenton, M., McNally, C.,  Shotton, E. and O’Neill, M., “String-rewriting grammars for evolutionary architectural design”, Environment and Planning-Part B, volume 39, 2012

Michael O’Neill, James McDermott, John Mark Swafford, Jonathan Byrne, Erik Hemberg, Elizabeth Shotton, Ciaran McNally, Anthony Brabazon, and Martin Hemberg. “Evolutionary design using grammatical evolution and shape grammars: Designing a shelter”. International Journal of Design Engineering, 2011. (pdf)

Conference Papers:

Siyuan Chen, Debra Laefer, Jonathan Byrne, Atteyeh Natanzi “The effect of angles and distance on image-based, three-dimensional reconstructions“, The 2nd International Conference on Engineering Sciences and Technologies, June 2017 DOI: 10.1201/9781315210469-350.

Jonathan Byrne and Debra F. Laefer, Variables effecting photomosaic reconstruction and ortho-rectification from aerial survey datasets, CoRR, 1611.03318, 2016, http://arxiv.org/abs/1611.03318

Fred Cummins, Jonathan Byrne, Zero Mean Lag Communication Over Networks: A Route to Co-Presence? , Proceedings from the 3rd European Symposium on Multimodal Communication, Dublin, September 17-18, 2015, Volume , Issue 105, 2016-09-16, Pages 19-23, ISSN 1650-3740

Jonathan Byrne, Miguel Nicolau, Anthony Brabazon and Michael O’Neill “An Examination of Synchronisation in Artificial
Gene Regulatory Networks”, 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, Beijing, China, IEEE press, 2014.

Jonathan Byrne, Miguel Nicolau, Anthony Brabazon and Michael O’Neill, “Evolving an Aircraft Using a Parametric Design System.”, Evomusart 2014, Granada, Spain, LNCS, Springer Verlag.

Byrne J., Hemberg E., O’Neill M., and Brabazon A. “A local search interface for interactive evolutionary architectural design.” In Applications of Evolutionary Computing, EvoApplications 2012: EvoMUSART, LNCS, Malaga, Spain, 2012. Springer Verlag. (pdf)

Byrne J., Fenton M., McDermott J., Hemberg E., O’Neill M., McNally C., Shotton E. 2011. “Combining Structural Analysis and Multi-Objective Criteria for Evolutionary Architectural Design”, EvoMUSART 2011 9th European Event on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design Springer Torino, Italy  EvoMUSART 2011 (Best Paper award).  (pdf)

Byrne J., Hemberg E., O’Neill M. 2011. “Interactive Operators for Evolutionary Architectural Design” GECCO 2011: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation ACM Dublin, Ireland  (pdf)

Jonathan Byrne, James McDermott, Edgar Galvan and Michael O’Neill. Implementing an Intuitive Mutation Operator for Interactive Evolutionary 3D Design, In Press, 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, IEEE press, 2010 (pdf)

Jonathan Byrne, Michael O’Neill, Anthony Brabazon. Evolving Offiensive Moves in Toribash Using a Genetic Algorithm, 16th International Conference on Soft Computing,  Brno, Czech Republic, 2010 (pdf)

Jonathan Byrne, James McDermott, Michael O’Neill, and Anthony Brabazon. An analysis of the behaviour of mutation in grammatical evolution. In Genetic Programming, Proceedings of EuroGP’2010, Springer- Verlag, 2010. (pdf)

Jonathan Byrne, Michael O’Neill and Erik Hemberg and Anthony Brabazon. Analysis of Constant Creation Techniques on the Binomial-3 Problem with Grammatical Evolution 2009 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation,pages 568-573, I EEE press ,2009  (pdf)

J. Byrne, M. O’Neill, and A. Brabazon. Structural and nodal mutation in grammatical evolution. In Proceedings of the 11th Annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation, pages 1881–1882. ACM, 2009. (pdf)

Michael O’Neill and John Mark Swafford and James McDermott and Jonathan Byrne and Anthony Brabazon and Elizabeth Shotton and Ciaran McNally and Martin Hemberg, “Shape grammars and grammatical evolution for evolutionary design”, GECCO ’09: Proceedings of the 11th Annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation, pp. 1035-1042, ACM, 8-12 July 2009. (pdf)

James McDermott, Jonathan Byrne, John Mark Swafford, Michael O’Neill and Anthony Brabazon. “Higher-Order Functions in Aesthetic EC Encodings”,  IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, IEEE press, 2010 (pdf)