An Algorithm of Schedule Planning for Tanker Drivers

  • Jerzy Greblicki
  • Jerzy Kotowski
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5717)


In this paper a certain modification of an evolutionary algorithm is characterized, which is intended for planning a schedule for tanker drivers working for a petrol base. The description of a computational algorithm is presented, starting from the description of a particular genotype and phenotype. The most important element of the algorithm is the procedure of projection of the genotype on the set of phenotypes based on the Baldwin Effect. The final part of the paper presents computational tests and plans for the future.


cutting stock vehicle routing problem genetic algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerzy Greblicki
    • 1
  • Jerzy Kotowski
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer Engineering, Control and RoboticsWrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland

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