New Results on Minimax Regret Single Facility Ordered Median Location Problems on Networks

  • Justo Puerto
  • Antonio M. Rodriguez-Chia
  • Arie Tamir
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4698)


We consider the single facility ordered median location problem with uncertainty in the parameters (weights) defining the objective function. We study two cases. In the first case the uncertain weights belong to a region with a finite number of extreme points, and in the second case they must also satisfy some order constraints and belong to some box, (convex case). To deal with the uncertainty we apply the minimax regret approach, providing strongly polynomial time algorithms to solve these problems.


Analysis of algorithms networks facility location 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Justo Puerto
    • 1
  • Antonio M. Rodriguez-Chia
    • 2
  • Arie Tamir
    • 3
  1. 1.Facultad de Matemáticas. Universidad de Sevilla 
  2. 2.Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad de Cádiz 
  3. 3.School of Mathematical Sciences. Tel Aviv University 

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