Computers & Operations Research, Volume 34
Volume 34, Number 1, January 2007
, Jing Su
: Improving metaheuristics convergence properties in inductive query by example using two strategies for reducing the search space.
Bhaba R. Sarker
, Junfang Yu
: A quadra-directional decomposition heuristic for a two-dimensional, non-equidistant machine-cell location problem.
, Ilhan Or
: The quadratic assignment problem in the context of the printed circuit board assembly process.
: Fuzziness and randomness in investment project risk appraisal.
Volume 34, Number 2, February 2007
, Nathalie Bostel
: A facility location model for logistics systems including reverse flows: The case of remanufacturing activities.
, Gerald W. Evans
: A genetic algorithm-based heuristic for the dynamic integrated forward/reverse logistics network for 3PLs.
: A generic stochastic model for supply-and-return network design.
Alfred J. D. Lambert
: Optimizing disassembly processes subjected to sequence-dependent cost.
Ian M. Langella
: Heuristics for demand-driven disassembly planning.
Volume 34, Number 3, March 2007
Logistics of Health Care Management
, Li-Ching Ma
: Detecting and adjusting ordinal and cardinal inconsistencies through a graphical and optimal approach in AHP models.
, Mohamed Haouari
: An approximate decomposition algorithm for scheduling on parallel machines with heads and tails.
Chae Y. Lee
, Hee K. Cho
: Discrete bandwidth allocation considering fairness and transmission load in multicast networks.
Volume 34, Number 4, April 2007
, Manuel Mateo
: Different behaviour of a double branch-and-bound algorithm on Fm|prmu|Cmax and Fm|block|Cmax problems.
: Makespan minimization in a no-wait flow shop problem with two batching machines.
, Edith Naudin
: Arcs-states models for the vehicle routing problem with time windows and related problems.
: An exact algorithm for generating homogenous T-shape cutting patterns.
Dogan A. Serel
: Capacity reservation under supply uncertainty.
: Managing large fixed costs in vehicle routing and crew scheduling problems solved by column generation.
Volume 34, Number 5, May 2007
Hazardous Materials Transportation
: Introduction to the special issue.
, Vedat Verter
: Railroad transportation of dangerous goods: Population exposure to airborne toxins.
: A coordinated reverse logistics system for regional management of multi-source hazardous wastes.
Volume 34, Number 6, June 2007
Part Special Issue:
Odysseus 2003 Second International Workshop on Freight Transportation Logistics
, Osman Oguz
: On separating cover inequalities for the multidimensional knapsack problem.
, Bernard Yannou
: Selective assessment of judgmental inconsistencies in pairwise comparisons for group decision rating.
Zhe George Zhang
, Ernie Love
, Yu Song
: The optimal service time allocation of a versatile server to queue jobs and stochastically available non-queue jobs of different types.
Volume 34, Number 7, July 2007
: Post-optimality analysis of the optimal solution of a degenerate linear program using a pivoting algorithm.
, Giovanni Righini
: Computational approaches to a combinatorial optimization problem arising from text classification.
, Yeong-Dae Kim
: Heuristics for search sequencing under time-dependent probabilities of existence.
: Flow shop scheduling problems with decreasing linear deterioration under dominant machines.
Volume 34, Number 8, August 2007
, Lu-Wen Liao
: Scheduling machine-dependent jobs to minimize lateness on machines with identical speed under availability constraints.
Jeffrey E. Schaller
: A comparison of lower bounds for the single-machine early/tardy problem.
: In situ column generation for a cutting-stock problem.
: Enhanced second order algorithm applied to the capacitated minimum spanning tree problem.
Volume 34, Number 9, September 2007
, Hua Xuan
, Jiyin Liu
: Hybrid backward and forward dynamic programming based Lagrangian relaxation for single machine scheduling.
, Volker Stix
: A method using weight restrictions in data envelopment analysis for ranking and validity issues in decision making.
: A hop constrained min-sum arborescence with outage costs.
, M. Michrafy
: Reduction strategies and exact algorithms for the disjunctively constrained knapsack problem.
, Lixin Tang
: Scheduling a hybrid flowshop with batch production at the last stage.
: Loss of customer goodwill in the uncapacitated lot-sizing problem.
C. W. Duin
: Two fast algorithms for all-pairs shortest paths.
Chae Y. Lee
, Ho Dong Kim
: Reliable overlay multicast trees for private Internet broadcasting with multiple sessions.
Volume 34, Number 10, October 2007
Dean C. Chatfield
: The economic lot scheduling problem: A pure genetic search approach.
, T. C. Edwin Cheng
: An approximation scheme for two-machine flowshop scheduling with setup times and an availability constraint.
: Frequency reassignment problem in mobile communication networks.
: A hybrid scatter search for the probabilistic traveling salesman problem.
, Reha Uzsoy
: A genetic algorithm for minimizing maximum lateness on parallel identical batch processing machines with dynamic job arrivals and incompatible job families.
: System capacity for a two-commodity multistate flow network with unreliable nodes and capacity weight.
, Mitsuo Gen
: Scheduling algorithm for real-time tasks using multiobjective hybrid genetic algorithm in heterogeneous multiprocessors system.
: Minimizing total earliness and tardiness on a single machine using a hybrid heuristic.
Volume 34, Number 11, November 2007
, Robert Unbehaun
: Decomposition heuristics for minimizing earliness-tardiness on parallel burn-in ovens with a common due date.
: A note on "an improved initial basis for the simplex algorithm".
Maria João Alves
, Marla Almeida
: MOTGA: A multiobjective Tchebycheff based genetic algorithm for the multidimensional knapsack problem.
, J.-S. Hsieh
: A heuristic algorithm for master planning that satisfies multiple objectives.
Volume 34, Number 12, December 2007
Operations Research and Outsourcing
Adiel Teixeira de Almeida
: Multicriteria decision model for outsourcing contracts selection based on utility function and ELECTRE method.
Eric A. Walden
, James J. Hoffman
: Organizational form, incentives and the management of information technology: Opening the black box of outsourcing.
: A model for dynamic strategic vendor selection.
, Chien-Wen Lai
: Outsourcing or capacity expansions: Application of activity-based costing model on joint products decisions.
, De-Li Yang
: Using a hybrid multi-criteria decision aid method for information systems outsourcing.
, Qiong Wang
: Optimizing vendor selection in a two-stage outsourcing process.