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Parallelizing evolutionary algorithm on PBS

I think what you're trying to do is totally reasonable. I don't think there's any problem running your ea_loop script on the head node provided it's doing mostly control level operations like ...
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Parallelizing evolutionary algorithm on PBS

You're using the wrong tool for this kind of operation. PBS schedules individual jobs, but it's intended to deal with jobs of the kind "run the optimization algorithm", not "run one ...
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Parallelizing evolutionary algorithm on PBS

While not a direct answer to your question, have you considered using a library which manages the parallelization for you like Pagmo? Presumably, then you just need to request a certain amount of ...
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How to compute 16 different simulations on parallel with pbs script on the same machine

If you system does not have a job launcher facility (or if PBS does not have that built in) you can do a couple of things. Start all 16 processes, and hope that the OS will nicely spread them over ...
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