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  • A Tabu search algorithm to schedule university examinations 

    Álvarez-Valdés Olaguíbel, Ramón; Crespo Nuere, Enric; Tamarit Goerlich, José Manuel (Institut d'estadística de Catalunya, 1997)
    Article
    Open Access
    Scheduling examinations in a large university is an increasingly complex problem, due to its size, the growing flexibility of students' curricula and the interest in including a wide set of objectives and constraints. In ...
  • Adaptive search heuristics for the generalized assignment problem 

    Ramalhinho Lourenço, Helena; Serra, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Secció de Matemàtiques i Informàtica, 2002)
    Article
    Open Access
    The Generalized Assignment Problem consists of assigning a set of tasks to a set of agents at minimum cost. Each agent has a limited amount of a single resource and each task must be assigned to one and only one agent, ...
  • Long-haul shipment optimization for less-than-truckload carriers 

    Estrada Romeu, Miguel Ángel; Robusté Antón, Francesc (2009)
    Conference lecture
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    Less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers supply freight transportation services for small parcel shipments. These companies consolidate multiple shipments in vehicles to guarantee the efficiency of the system. A method for LTL ...
  • Using Tabu Search for the Response Time Variability Problem 

    Corominas Subias, Albert; García Villoria, Alberto; Pastor Moreno, Rafael (2009-03)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access