Computers & Operations Research

(The median citation count of Computers & Operations Research is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
A systematic literature review on machine learning applications for sustainable agriculture supply chain performance321
Reinforcement learning for combinatorial optimization: A survey218
Optimization for drone and drone-truck combined operations: A review of the state of the art and future directions184
A simulation-based heuristic for the electric vehicle routing problem with time windows and stochastic waiting times at recharging stations91
Real-time production scheduling in the Industry-4.0 context: Addressing uncertainties in job arrivals and machine breakdowns89
A review of vehicle routing with simultaneous pickup and delivery88
An improved particle swarm optimization algorithm to solve hybrid flowshop scheduling problems with the effect of human factors – A case study80
Impeding challenges on industry 4.0 in circular economy: Palm oil industry in Malaysia76
Supply chain coordination of fresh agricultural products based on consumer behavior73
The two-echelon vehicle routing problem with covering options: City logistics with cargo bikes and parcel lockers73
IoT and digital twin enabled smart tracking for safety management64
Predicting solutions of large-scale optimization problems via machine learning: A case study in blood supply chain management60
Improved particle swarm optimization algorithm based novel encoding and decoding schemes for flexible job shop scheduling problem58
A survey of job shop scheduling problem: The types and models56
Ergonomic risk and cycle time minimization for the U-shaped worker assignment assembly line balancing problem: A multi-objective approach56
The location routing problem using electric vehicles with constrained distance55
The vehicle routing problem with simultaneous pickup and delivery and handling costs48
Time-dependent multi-depot green vehicle routing problem with time windows considering temporal-spatial distance47
The online vehicle routing problem with occasional drivers45
A survey on kriging-based infill algorithms for multiobjective simulation optimization45
A multi-stage stochastic integer programming approach for locating electric vehicle charging stations43
Solving the vehicle routing problem with multi-compartment vehicles for city logistics42
Medical waste collection considering transportation and storage risk42
Evolutionary tabu search for flexible due-date satisfaction in fuzzy job shop scheduling41
Balancing of two-sided disassembly lines: Problem definition, MILP model and genetic algorithm approach40
Lateral inventory share-based models for IoT-enabled E-commerce sustainable food supply networks40
Logistics for a fleet of drones for medical item delivery: A case study for Louisville, KY39
A reinforcement learning iterated local search for makespan minimization in additive manufacturing machine scheduling problems39
Balancing and scheduling assembly lines with human-robot collaboration tasks39
An exact solution method for the TSP with Drone based on decomposition38
Hybrid genetic search for the CVRP: Open-source implementation and SWAP* neighborhood38
Hyper-heuristic approaches for strategic mine planning under uncertainty37
Energy aware scheduling in flexible flow shops with hybrid particle swarm optimization36
An effective benders decomposition algorithm for solving the distributed permutation flowshop scheduling problem35
Multi-objective temporal bin packing problem: An application in cloud computing35
Bi-objective optimization algorithms for joint production and maintenance scheduling under a global resource constraint: Application to the permutation flow shop problem35
A novel dynamic credit risk evaluation method using data envelopment analysis with common weights and combination of multi-attribute decision-making methods35
Attaining flexibility in seru production system by means of Shojinka: An optimization model and solution approaches34
A flexible reference point-based multi-objective evolutionary algorithm: An application to the UAV route planning problem32
The fuel replenishment problem: A split-delivery multi-compartment vehicle routing problem with multiple trips32
Development of a scenario-based robust model for the optimal truck-shovel allocation in open-pit mining32
A branch-and-price algorithm for the temporal bin packing problem31
The aircraft runway scheduling problem: A survey31
Mixed Integer linear programming and constraint programming models for the online printing shop scheduling problem31
The traveling salesman problem with release dates and drone resupply31
Vehicle routing with private and shared delivery locations30
A Large Neighborhood Search for the Pickup and Delivery Problem with Time Windows, Split Loads and Transshipments30
Order allocation, rack allocation and rack sequencing for pickers in a mobile rack environment30
A swarm intelligence graph-based pathfinding algorithm (SIGPA) for multi-objective route planning30
A dynamic path planning approach for dense, large, grid-based automated guided vehicle systems30
Machine scheduling with orientation selection and two-dimensional packing for additive manufacturing29
Effective constructive heuristics for distributed no-wait flexible flow shop scheduling problem29
An efficient variable neighborhood search with tabu shaking for a class of multi-depot vehicle routing problems29
Just-in-time scheduling for a distributed concrete precast flow shop system29
Scheduling local and express trains in suburban rail transit lines: Mixed–integer nonlinear programming and adaptive genetic algorithm29
A hybrid adaptive large neighborhood search heuristic for the team orienteering problem29
A hybrid algorithm for time-dependent vehicle routing problem with time windows28
An improved branch-cut-and-price algorithm for the two-echelon capacitated vehicle routing problem28
A flexible job shop scheduling approach with operators for coal export terminals – A mature approach28
A hybrid many-objective evolutionary algorithm for flexible job-shop scheduling problem with transportation and setup times28
Decomposition-based hyperheuristic approaches for the bi-objective cold chain considering environmental effects27
Airline disruption management: A literature review and practical challenges27
A hybrid genetic-particle swarm algorithm based on multilevel neighbourhood structure for flexible job shop scheduling problem27
Optimal policy for an inventory system with demand dependent on price, time and frequency of advertisement27
A Tabu Search algorithm for the Probabilistic Orienteering Problem27
Clustering and portfolio selection problems: A unified framework27
Adaptive neighborhood simulated annealing for the heterogeneous fleet vehicle routing problem with multiple cross-docks27
Digital twin-enabled dynamic scheduling with preventive maintenance using a double-layer Q-learning algorithm27
Efficient multi-objective metaheuristic algorithm for sustainable harvest planning problem26
An Exact Algorithm for Agile Earth Observation Satellite Scheduling with Time-Dependent Profits26
Solution approaches for integrated vehicle and crew scheduling with electric buses26
Iterated greedy algorithms enhanced by hyper-heuristic based learning for hybrid flexible flowshop scheduling problem with sequence dependent setup times: A case study at a manufacturing plant26
Review of obnoxious facilities location problems26
Two-stage matching-and-scheduling algorithm for real-time private parking-sharing programs25
A metaheuristic based on tabu search for solving a technician routing and scheduling problem25
Fleet and charging infrastructure decisions for fast-charging city electric bus service25
A hybrid multi-objective approach for real-time flexible production scheduling and rescheduling under dynamic environment in Industry 4.0 context25
An improved genetic algorithm for the integrated satellite imaging and data transmission scheduling problem25
Optimal control in dynamic food supply chains using big data25
A systematic study on meta-heuristic approaches for solving the graph coloring problem25
A multi-commodity two-Echelon capacitated vehicle routing problem with time windows: Model formulations and solution approach25
A distributionally robust optimization approach for multi-product inventory decisions with budget constraint and demand and yield uncertainties25
A multi-modal competitive hub location pricing problem with customer loyalty and elastic demand24
Unrelated parallel machine scheduling with new criteria: Complexity and models23
Retailer’s credit and inventory decisions for imperfect quality and deteriorating items under two-level trade credit23
A column generation tailored to electric vehicle routing problem with nonlinear battery depreciation23
Knapsack problems — An overview of recent advances. Part II: Multiple, multidimensional, and quadratic knapsack problems23
Variable neighborhood search for large offshore wind farm layout optimization23
Planning and design of intermodal hub networks: A literature review23
New decomposition methods for home care scheduling with predefined visits22
A smooth proximity measure for optimality in multi-objective optimization using Benson’s method22
An integrated solution approach for multi-objective, multi-skill workforce scheduling and routing problems22
Genetic programming-based hyper-heuristic approach for solving dynamic job shop scheduling problem with extended technical precedence constraints22
A POPMUSIC matheuristic for the capacitated vehicle routing problem22
Comparing two SVM models through different metrics based on the confusion matrix22
A hybrid ant colony optimization-variable neighborhood descent approach for the cumulative capacitated vehicle routing problem22
A survey of the parallel assembly lines balancing problem21
A hybrid algorithm for the multi-depot heterogeneous dial-a-ride problem21
Adaptive large neighborhood search for vehicle routing problems with transshipment facilities arising in city logistics21
Maximization of the return on inventory management expense in a system with price- and stock-dependent demand rate21
Scheduling heterogeneous multi-load AGVs with battery constraints21
On the mass COVID-19 vaccination scheduling problem21
Mitigating partial-disruption risk: A joint facility location and inventory model considering customers’ preferences and the role of substitute products and backorder offers21
Branch-and-cut-and-price for the Electric Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows, Piecewise-Linear Recharging and Capacitated Recharging Stations20
A new iterated greedy algorithm for no-idle permutation flowshop scheduling with the total tardiness criterion20
An evolutionary approach for resource constrained project scheduling with uncertain changes20
Optimal randomized classification trees20
An adaptive tabu search algorithm embedded with iterated local search and route elimination for the bike repositioning and recycling problem20
A multi-stage stochastic integer programming approach for a multi-echelon lot-sizing problem with returns and lost sales20
A novel matheuristic approach for a two-stage transportation problem with fixed costs associated to the routes20
Practical constraints in the container loading problem: Comprehensive formulations and exact algorithm20
Decomposition-based algorithms for the crew scheduling and routing problem in road restoration20
Unmanned aerial vehicle set covering problem considering fixed-radius coverage constraint20
Adaptive large neighborhood search for solving the circle bin packing problem19
An iterative matheuristic for the inventory routing problem19
Load-dependent speed optimization in maritime inventory routing19
Real-time optimization strategy for single-track high-speed train rescheduling with disturbance uncertainties: A scenario-based chance-constrained model predictive control approach19
Quota travelling salesman problem with passengers, incomplete ride and collection time optimization by ant-based algorithms19
Variable selection for Naïve Bayes classification19
Scheduling uniform parallel dedicated machines with job splitting, sequence-dependent setup times, and multiple servers19
A novel multi-objective green vehicle routing and scheduling model with stochastic demand, supply, and variable travel times19
Integration of process planning and scheduling for distributed flexible job shops19
Optimizing price, order quantity, and backordering level using a nonlinear holding cost and a power demand pattern19
Constraint programming approaches to disassembly line balancing problem with sequencing decisions19
Underground mine scheduling of mobile machines using Constraint Programming and Large Neighborhood Search19
Network scheduling problem with cross-docking and loading constraints19
Short-term planning optimization model for underground mines18
The secure time-dependent vehicle routing problem with uncertain demands18
Practical performance of an open pit mine scheduling model considering blending and stockpiling18
The joint order batching and picker routing problem: Modelled and solved as a clustered vehicle routing problem18
The electric location-routing problem with heterogeneous fleet: Formulation and Benders decomposition approach18
First-order linear programming in a column generation-based heuristic approach to the nurse rostering problem18
Designing a drone delivery network with automated battery swapping machines17
An approximate dynamic programming approach for comparing firing policies in a networked air defense environment17
A reinforcement learning approach to the orienteering problem with time windows17
Large-scale periodic scheduling in time-sensitive networks17
Environmental and social implications of incorporating carpooling service on a customized bus system17
The commodity-split multi-compartment capacitated arc routing problem17
Two-stage multi-neighborhood simulated annealing for uncapacitated examination timetabling17
An Integer Linear Programming model for integrated train stop planning and timetabling with time-dependent passenger demand17
A last-mile drone-assisted one-to-one pickup and delivery problem with multi-visit drone trips17
Dynamic aircraft recovery problem - An operational decision support framework17
Ant colony optimization algorithm for total weighted completion time minimization on non-identical batch machines17
Study on the optimization of urban emergency supplies distribution paths for epidemic outbreaks17
Going to the core of hard resource-constrained project scheduling instances16
Solving the p-median problem on regular and lattice networks16
Optimization for integrated scheduling of intelligent handling equipment with bidirectional flows and limited buffers at automated container terminals16
A new constraint programming model and a linear programming-based adaptive large neighborhood search for the vehicle routing problem with synchronization constraints16
A multiperiod workforce scheduling and routing problem with dependent tasks16
Time-varying mean–variance portfolio selection problem solving via LVI-PDNN16
A relax-and-fix and fix-and-optimize algorithm for a Maritime Inventory Routing Problem16
Stochastic optimization approaches for elective surgery scheduling with downstream capacity constraints: Models, challenges, and opportunities16
Optimizing makespan and stability risks in job shop scheduling16
An analysis of why cuckoo search does not bring any novel ideas to optimization16
Optimizing decisions for a dual-channel retailer with service level requirements and demand uncertainties: A Wasserstein metric-based distributionally robust optimization approach16
A survey of adaptive large neighborhood search algorithms and applications16
An evolution strategy approach for the distributed permutation flowshop scheduling problem with sequence-dependent setup times16
A scalable dynamic parking allocation framework16
A new approach to maximize the profit/cost ratio in a stock-dependent demand inventory model15
Modeling and optimization of multiple traveling salesmen problems: An evolution strategy approach15
A bottom-up packing approach for modeling the constrained two-dimensional guillotine placement problem15
Knapsack problems — An overview of recent advances. Part I: Single knapsack problems15
Peeking beyond peaks: Challenges and research potentials of continuous multimodal multi-objective optimization15
Enhanced branch-bound-remember and iterative beam search algorithms for type II assembly line balancing problem15
Modeling emergency response operations: A theory building survey15
Downstream protection value: Detecting critical zones for effective fuel-treatment under wildfire risk15
Relationship between common objective functions, idle time and waiting time in permutation flow shop scheduling15
A hybrid reactive GRASP heuristic for the risk-averse k-traveling repairman problem with profits15
Adaptive simulated annealing with greedy search for the circle bin packing problem15
A simheuristic approach for throughput maximization of asynchronous buffered stochastic mixed-model assembly lines15
Minimizing the total tardiness and the total carbon emissions in the permutation flow shop scheduling problem15
Bin Packing Problem with Conflicts and Item Fragmentation15
Multi-period stochastic programming models for two-tiered emergency medical service system15
Coordinating drones with mothership vehicles: The mothership and drone routing problem with graphs15
A matheuristic for solving the bilevel approach of the facility location problem with cardinality constraints and preferences15
Handling fairness issues in time-relaxed tournaments with availability constraints15
Railway disruption management: Designing bus bridging services under uncertainty14
A new solution approach for multi-stage semi-open queuing networks: An application in shuttle-based compact storage systems14
A matheuristic for large-scale capacitated clustering14
A kernel search heuristic for a fair facility location problem14
Minimizing the total travel time with limited unfairness in traffic networks14
Integration of turnaround and aircraft recovery to mitigate delay propagation in airline networks14
A general variable neighborhood search algorithm for a parallel-machine scheduling problem considering machine health conditions and preventive maintenance14
Air traffic flow management with layered workload constraints14
Compact integer linear programming formulations for the temporal bin packing problem with fire-ups14
Mixed integer programming approaches to partial disassembly line balancing and sequencing problem14
Revisiting where are the hard knapsack problems? via Instance Space Analysis14
An order-splitting model for supplier selection and order allocation in a multi-echelon supply chain14
Managing reliable emergency logistics for hazardous materials: A two-stage robust optimization approach14
A filtered beam search method for the m-machine permutation flowshop scheduling problem minimizing the earliness and tardiness penalties and the waiting time of the jobs14
A computational study on ant colony optimization for the traveling salesman problem with dynamic demands14
Temporal constraints and device management for the Skill VRP: Mathematical model and lower bounding techniques14
Optimal fleet deployment for electric vehicle sharing systems with the consideration of demand uncertainty13
Continuous maximal covering location problems with interconnected facilities13
Two-echelon supply chain network design with trade credit13
The Multi-period Multi-trip Container Drayage Problem with Release and Due Dates13
Integrating data augmentation and hybrid feature selection for small sample credit risk assessment with high dimensionality13
The Traveling Salesman Problem with Job-times (TSPJ)13
Unrelated parallel machine scheduling with multiple time windows: An application to earth observation satellite scheduling13
Analysis of variable neighborhood descent as a local search operator for total weighted tardiness problem on unrelated parallel machines13
A weighted-sum method for solving the bi-objective traveling thief problem13
Distributionally robust facility location with bimodal random demand13
A hyper-heuristic approach based upon a hidden Markov model for the multi-stage nurse rostering problem13
An exact approach for the green vehicle routing problem with two-dimensional loading constraints and split delivery13
Optimal supply chain design with product family: A cloud-based framework with real-time data consideration13
Open pit mine planning with degradation due to stockpiling13
Joint optimization of order sequencing and rack scheduling in the robotic mobile fulfilment system13
The two-echelon inventory-routing problem with fleet management13
Optimizing production capacity and safety stocks in general acyclic supply chains13
A Tabu search algorithm with controlled randomization for constructing feasible university course timetables13
The Consistent Vehicle Routing Problem with heterogeneous fleet13
QUEST – A new quadratic decision model for the multi-satellite scheduling problem13
A 3D approximate hybrid algorithm for stope boundary optimization13
A queue-based aggregation approach for performance evaluation of a production system with an AMHS13
A fast and effective heuristic for smoothing workloads on assembly lines: algorithm design and experimental analysis13
A Bayesian Monte Carlo method for computing the Shapley value: Application to weighted voting and bin packing games13
Vehicle routing on road networks: How good is Euclidean approximation?13
Parallel batch processing machines scheduling in cloud manufacturing for minimizing total service completion time12
Deep-learning-based partial pricing in a branch-and-price algorithm for personalized crew rostering12
Intelligent inventory management approaches for perishable pharmaceutical products in a healthcare supply chain12
Multi-route planning of multimodal transportation for oversize and heavyweight cargo based on reconstruction12
Robust and Distributionally Robust Optimization Models for Linear Support Vector Machine12
Extended formulation and valid inequalities for the multi-item inventory lot-sizing problem with supplier selection12
Robust scheduling for target tracking using wireless sensor networks12
Dynamic lot-sizing model under perishability, substitution, and limited storage capacity12
A study on the pickup and delivery problem with time windows: Matheuristics and new instances12
An effective iterated two-stage heuristic algorithm for the multiple Traveling Salesmen Problem12
A strategic oscillation simheuristic for the Time Capacitated Arc Routing Problem with stochastic demands12
Generalized Benders decomposition for competitive facility location with concave demand and zone-specialized variable attractiveness12
A hybrid metaheuristic for smart waste collection problems with workload concerns12
Solving the generalized multi-port container stowage planning problem by a matheuristic algorithm12
Multi-machine preventive maintenance scheduling with imperfect interventions: A restless bandit approach12
A similarity-based neighbourhood search for enhancing the balance exploration–exploitation of differential evolution12
Minmax regret maximal covering location problems with edge demands12
On dealing with strategic and tactical decision levels in forestry planning under uncertainty12
Container liner shipping network design with shipper’s dual preference12
Arc-flow approach for single batch-processing machine scheduling12
A hybrid genetic algorithm based on a two-level hypervolume contribution measure selection strategy for bi-objective flexible job shop problem12
Bi-objective optimization of a queueing model with two-phase heterogeneous service12
Hybrid search with neighborhood reduction for the multiple traveling salesman problem12
Matheuristics for a parallel machine scheduling problem with non-anticipatory family setup times: Application in the offshore oil and gas industry12
Modeling and solving a real-world cutting stock problem in the marble industry via mathematical programming and stochastic diffusion search approaches12
Constraint programming model for multi-manned assembly line balancing problem12
Production planning and scheduling in mining scenarios under IPCC mining systems12
Integrated real-time control of mixed-model assembly lines and their part feeding processes12
Arc routing under uncertainty: Introduction and literature review12
Wave order picking under the mixed-shelves storage strategy: A solution method and advantages11
Exact method to optimize the total electricity cost in two-machine permutation flow shop scheduling problem under Time-of-use tariff11
An active-learning Pareto evolutionary algorithm for parcel locker network design considering accessibility of customers11
Logic-based benders decomposition algorithm for contamination detection problem in water networks11