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Dynamic Fleet Management

Concepts, Systems, Algorithms & Case Studies

  • Vasileios Zeimpekis
  • Christos D. Tarantilis
  • George M. Giaglis
  • Ioannis Minis

Part of the Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series book series (ORCS, volume 38)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Soumia Ichoua1, Michel Gendreau, Jean-Yves Potvin
    Pages 1-18
  3. Allan Larsen, Oli B.G. Madsen, Marius M. Solomon
    Pages 19-40
  4. Truls Flatberg, Geir Hasle, Oddvar Kloster, Eivind J. Nilssen, Atle Riise
    Pages 41-63
  5. Yufeng Yao, Özlem Ergun, Ellis Johnson
    Pages 95-111
  6. Elaine Chang, Evangelos Floros, Athanasios Ziliaskopoulos
    Pages 113-132
  7. Jaime Barceló, Hanna Grzybowska, Sara Pardo
    Pages 163-195
  8. V. Zeimpekis, I. Minis, K. Mamassis, G.M. Giaglis
    Pages 197-217
  9. Andrea Attanasio, Jay Bregman, Gianpaolo Ghiani, Emanuele Manni
    Pages 219-238
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 239-241

About this book

Introduction

Dynamic Fleet Management will focus on real time management of a distribution system. This means that when a dynamic event occurs within the distribution chain, action must be taken in "real-time." The book will integrate the latest results in system design, algorithm development and system implementation, to capture the state-of-the art research and application trends. While much of the research in this area of transportation problems have almost exclusively concentrated on carrying out static plans on optional distribution conditions, this book will examine those problems when some dynamic or unplanned even occurs within the transport or network system. It will focus specifically on these cases and integrate the latest results in systems, routing algorithms and case studies where information (a dynamic event) is revealed to the decision maker in a real-time manner.

Keywords

Simulation Trend algorithmic fleet management algorithms intelligent transportation systems optimization programming real-time distribution management supply chain logistics telematics time-dependent information

Editors and affiliations

  • Vasileios Zeimpekis
    • 1
  • Christos D. Tarantilis
    • 2
  • George M. Giaglis
    • 3
  • Ioannis Minis
    • 4
  1. 1.Athens University of Economics & BusinessAthensGreece
  2. 2.Athens University of Economics & BusinessAthensGreece
  3. 3.Athens University of Economics & BusinessAthensGreece
  4. 4.University of AegeanChiosGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-71722-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-71721-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-71722-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1387-666X
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