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Introduction Ants first evolved around 120 million years ago, took form in over 11,400 different species, and are considered one of the most successful insects due to their highly organised colonies, sometimes consisting of millions of ants. One particular notability of ants is their ability to create "ant streets".
Introduction The class CBackProp encapsulates a feed-forward neural network and a back-propagation algorithm to train it. This article is intended for those who already have some idea about neural networks and back-propagation algorithms. If you are not familiar with these, I suggest going through some material first. Background This is part of an academic project which I worked on during my final semester back in college, for which I needed to find the optimal number and size of hidden layers and learning parameters for different data sets.