Journal: International Transactions in Operational Research
A GRASP heuristic using path-relinking and restarts for the Steiner traveling salesman problem
Ribeiro Celso C
The traveling salesman problem (TSP) is one of the most studied problems in...
An integrated production‐distribution inventory system involving probabilistic defective and errors in quality inspection under variable setup cost
This paper presents a probabilistic defective vendor–buyer integrated inventory...
Heuristics for tactical time slot management: a periodic vehicle routing problem view
In this study, we consider a tactical problem where a time slot schedule for delivery...
Heuristic and exact algorithms for product configuration in software product lines
Noronha Thiago F
Software product line (SPL) is a set of software applications that share a common set...
Vehicle routing and resource distribution in postdisaster humanitarian relief operations
Al Theeb Nader
After a disaster, supplies must be efficiently and equitably distributed to those in...
A heuristic algorithm for optimal location of flow-refueling capacitated stations
Constructing refueling stations in the transportation network is one of the most...
Designing optimal and practical volume discounting contracts for the dominant retailer with information asymmetry
With the increasing prevalence of huge international retail chains and the...
A novel local search algorithm with configuration checking and scoring mechanism for the set k-covering problem
The set k‐covering problem, an extension of the classical set covering problem,...
Duality for higher order variational control programming problems
In this article, a variational control problem is considered. We introduce the concept...
An evolutionary implicit enumeration procedure for solving the resource-constrained project scheduling problem
This paper presents a procedure for solving the resource‐constrained project...
A combined age-and-stock-based policy for ordering blood units in hospital blood banks
This paper analyses the performance of an ordering policy for hospital blood banks...
Heuristics for the two-machine scheduling problem with a single server
In this paper, the NP‐hard two‐machine scheduling problem with a single...
The rescheduling arc routing problem
In this paper, the rescheduling arc routing problem is introduced. This is a dynamic...
How can a retailer identify the dominant strategy in a newsvendor situation with a supplier take-it-or-leave-it offer?
In this paper, we investigate how a retailer facing the newsvendor situation with a...
Stochastic facility and transfer point covering problem with a soft capacity constraint
Lotfi M M
Existing models for transfer point location problems (TPLPs) do not guarantee the...
A biased-randomized metaheuristic for the capacitated location routing problem
Juan Angel A
The location routing problem (LRP) involves the three key decision levels in supply...
An improved mixed integer program for single allocation hub location problems with stepwise cost function
Meier J Fabian
Recently, a new model for the uncapacitated single allocation p‐hub median...
A biased random-key genetic algorithm for scheduling heterogeneous multi-round systems
Resende Mauricio G C
A divisible load is an amount W of computational work that can be arbitrarily divided...
Evaluating the importance of randomization in adaptive large neighborhood search
Hvattum Lars Magnus
Randomization is common in many implementations of metaheuristics, and is typically a...
Corporates’ control strategies using network optimization
The ownership of a quoted company is usually spread among various shareholders. This...
Student selection and assignment methodology based on fuzzy MULTIMOORA and multichoice goal programming
Student selection is a multicriteria decision‐making problem that includes both...
Local and global constraint consistency in personnel rostering
Vanden Berghe Greet
Personnel rostering is a challenging combinatorial optimization problem in which...
Feasibility check for the distance geometry problem: an application to molecular conformations
The distance geometry problem (DGP) consists in finding an embedding in a metric space...
Accelerated simulated annealing algorithm applied to the flexible job shop scheduling problem
Cruz-Chvez Marco Antonio
This paper presents a simulated annealing algorithm accelerated by a partial...
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