Metaheuristics: Progress as Real Problem Solvers

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ISBN: 978-0-387-25382-4 (Print) 978-0-387-25383-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Invited Paper

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      Pages 1-28

      Metaheuristic Agent Processes (MAPS)

  2. Tutorial Paper

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      Pages 29-63

      GRASP with Path-Relinking: Recent Advances and Applications

  3. Papers on Problem Solving

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      Pages 65-85

      A Tabu Search Heuristic for a University Timetabling Problem

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      Pages 87-108

      An Investigation of Automated Planograms Using a Simulated Annealing Based Hyper-Heuristic

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      Pages 109-128

      Validation and Optimization of an Elevator Simulation Model with Modern Search Heuristics

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      Pages 129-158

      Multi-Objective Hyper-Heuristic Approaches for Space Allocation and Timetabling

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      Pages 159-180

      Theory and Practice of the Minimum Shift Design Problem

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      Pages 181-202

      Local Search Algorithms for the Two-Dimensional Cutting Stock Problem with a Given Number of Different Patterns

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      Pages 203-226

      A Generic Object-Oriented Tabu Search Framework

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      Pages 227-241

      Bi-Objective Sequencing of Cutting Patterns

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      Pages 243-258

      Metaheuristics Approach for Rule Acquisition in Flexible Shop Scheduling Problems

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      Pages 259-285

      Predicting Colorectal Cancer Recurrence: A Hybrid Neural Networks-Based Approach

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      Pages 287-302

      A Constructive Genetic Approach to Point-Feature Cartographic Label Placement

  4. Papers on Methodologies

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      Pages 303-333

      Parallel Strategies for Grasp with Path-Relinking

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      Pages 335-350

      Speeding Up Local Search Neighborhood Evaluation for A Multi-Dimensional Knapsack Problem

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      Pages 351-367

      Computationally Difficult Instances for the Uncapacitated Facility Location Problem

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 369-388

      Consistent Neighbourhood in a Tabu Search

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      Pages 389-414

      Constraint Oriented Neighbourhoods — A New Search Strategy in Metaheuristics