Random restarting versus simulated annealing

B.L. Fox
1994 Computers and Mathematics with Applications  
We show by example that, when direct self-loops are eliminated, explicitly or implicitly, from simulated annealing that random restarting does not beat simulated annealing in the sense of an assertion to the contrary of Ferreira and ierovnik.
doi:10.1016/0898-1221(94)90108-2 fatcat:lvm7s7miovho7l4w4pdtf26yvi