Engineering Optimization

(The TQCC of Engineering Optimization is 5. 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 modified marine predators optimization algorithm for simultaneous network reconfiguration and distributed generator allocation in distribution systems under different loading conditions35
Solution of optimal reactive power dispatch problem using pathfinder algorithm28
Constraint handling technique for four-bar linkage path generation using self-adaptive teaching–learning-based optimization with a diversity archive26
A unified ensemble of surrogates with global and local measures for global metamodelling25
An improved iterated greedy algorithm for the distributed hybrid flowshop scheduling problem21
A hybrid whale optimization algorithm with differential evolution optimization for multi-objective virtual machine scheduling in cloud computing21
A deep convolutional neural network for topology optimization with perceptible generalization ability21
Optimization of postblast ore boundary determination using a novel sine cosine algorithm-based random forest technique and Monte Carlo simulation21
Design optimizations of carbon fibre reinforced polymer isogrid lower limb prosthesis using particle swarm optimization and Lichtenberg algorithm20
A comparative study of meta-heuristics for local path planning of a mobile robot17
Optimal construction of an open channel by considering different conditions and uncertainty: application of evolutionary methods17
Algorithms for generating Pareto fronts of multi-objective integer and mixed-integer programming problems16
A three-stage stochastic model for emergency relief planning considering secondary disasters16
Enhanced beam search heuristic for U-shaped assembly line balancing problems16
Data-driven predictive maintenance policy based on multi-objective optimization approaches for the component repairing problem16
Individual privacy in data mining using fuzzy optimization16
Multi-objective reliability-based design optimization for the reducer housing of electric vehicles15
Structural multi-objective topology optimization and application based on the criteria importance through intercriteria correlation method15
A multi-criteria decision framework for sustainable supplier selection and order allocation using multi-objective optimization and fuzzy approach15
A novel heuristic method for the energy-efficient flexible job-shop scheduling problem with sequence-dependent set-up and transportation time14
Common due-window assignment for single-machine scheduling with generalized earliness/tardiness penalties and a rate-modifying activity14
Surrogate-based design optimization of a centrifugal pump impeller14
Optimizing a redundancy allocation problem with open-circuit and short-circuit failure modes at the component and subsystem levels14
A parallel constrained efficient global optimization algorithm for expensive constrained optimization problems13
Ultimate bearing capacity of strip footing on sands under inclined loading based on improved radial movement optimization13
On the minmax common-due-date problem: extensions to position-dependent processing times, job rejection, learning effect, uniform machines and flowshops13
A new geometrically nonlinear topology optimization formulation for controlling maximum displacement13
A multi-objective algorithm for train driving energy reduction with multiple time targets13
Size and layout optimization of truss structures with dynamic constraints using the interactive fuzzy search algorithm13
Topological optimization of continuum structures for additive manufacturing considering thin feature and support structure constraints13
A novel particle swarm optimization optimal control parameter determination strategy for maximum power point trackers of partially shaded photovoltaic systems12
Distributed assembly permutation flow-shop scheduling problem with sequence-dependent set-up times using a novel biogeography-based optimization algorithm12
Deep super-resolution neural network for structural topology optimization12
Optimization of grade-separated road and railway crossings based on a distance transform algorithm12
Constraint programming approach for multi-objective two-sided assembly line balancing problem with multi-operator stations12
Cooperative coevolutionary topology optimization using moving morphable components11
Multi-objective optimization of the honeycomb core in a honeycomb structure using uniform design and grey relational analysis11
Improvement of the computational efficiency of metaheuristic algorithms for the crack detection of cantilever beams using hybrid methods11
A single-loop approach with adaptive sampling and surrogate Kriging for reliability-based design optimization11
A single-loop shifting vector method with conjugate gradient search for reliability-based design optimization11
Employing reinforcement learning to enhance particle swarm optimization methods11
A hub-and-spoke architecture for a parcel delivery system using the cross-docking distribution strategy11
Predictive maintenance scheduling with reliability characteristics depending on the phase of the machine life cycle11
Optimal grading of TPMS-based lattice structures with transversely isotropic elastic bulk properties11
Metaheuristics for two-stage flow-shop assembly problem with a truncation learning function11
Least squares auto-tuning11
Social group optimization algorithm for civil engineering structural health monitoring10
Cable optimization of a cable-stayed bridge based on genetic algorithms and the influence matrix method10
A queuing–location–allocation model for designing a capacitated bus garage system10
Application of a modified MOPSO algorithm and multi-layer artificial neural network in centrifugal pump optimization10
Scheduling in a flexible job shop followed by some parallel assembly stations considering lot streaming10
Backtracking search optimization applied to solve short-term electrical real power generation of hydrothermal plant10
An efficient chemical reaction algorithm for multi-objective combinatorial bi-level optimization9
Parameter optimization of toroidal tuned liquid column dampers for suppressing multi-directional harmonic vibration of structures9
An I-optimal experimental design-embedded nonlinear lexicographic goal programming model for optimization of controllable design factors9
An iterated greedy algorithm for the no-wait flowshop scheduling problem to minimize makespan subject to total completion time9
A novel oppositional learning-based chaotic sine cosine algorithm for the dynamic thermal–wind economic dispatch problem9
A branch-and-bound algorithm based on NSGAII for multi-objective mixed integer nonlinear optimization problems9
Prediction of stratum deformation during the excavation of a foundation pit in composite formation based on the artificial bee colony–back-propagation model9
Explicit multi-material topology optimization embedded with variable-size movable holes using moving morphable bars9
Lightweight design of cylindrical stiffened shells in launch vehicles by a dual-elite population sequential approximation optimization approach8
Multi-objective system optimization method and experimental validation of a centralized squeeze film damper using a cell mapping method considering dynamic constraints8
Interval uncertain optimization for interior ballistics based on Chebyshev surrogate model and affine arithmetic8
Proportional integral derivative controller tuning via Kronecker summation and modified particle swarm optimization with experimental validation8
Application of an improved Lagrangian relaxation approach in the constrained long-term production scheduling problem under grade uncertainty8
Enhancing the curvature mode shape method for structural damage severity estimation by means of the distributed genetic algorithm8
Optimization of the powertrain and energy management control parameters of a hybrid hydraulic vehicle based on improved multi-objective particle swarm optimization8
Optimal generation scheduling in microgrids using mixed-integer second-order cone programming8
Balancing stochastic type-II assembly lines: chance-constrained mixed integer and constraint programming models8
Damping design of harmonically excited flexible structures with graded materials to minimize sound pressure and radiation8
Optimization of reinforced concrete beams under local mechanical and corrosive damage8
A quantum computing-based numerical method of mixed-integer optimal control problems under uncertainty for alkali–surfactant–polymer flooding8
Another evolution of generalized differential evolution: variable number of dimensions8
A simple hybrid redundancy strategy accompanied by simplified swarm optimization for the reliability–redundancy allocation problem8
Comparison of optimal linear, affine and convex combinations of metamodels8
Integrated parameter and tolerance design based on a multivariate Gaussian process model8
Rivet die design and optimization for electromagnetic riveting of aluminium alloy joints8
An improved Gaussian distribution based quantum-behaved particle swarm optimization algorithm for engineering shape design problems8
Size optimization of planar truss systems using the modified salp swarm algorithm8
Optimization models for clustering of solid waste collection process8
Differential evolution algorithm with dynamic multi-population applied to flexible job shop schedule7
A modified probabilistic roadmap algorithm for efficient mobile robot path planning7
A decomposition-based artificial bee colony algorithm for the multi-objective flexible jobshop scheduling problem7
Deep learning of dispersion engineering in two-dimensional phononic crystals7
Sequence-dependent time- and cost-oriented assembly line balancing problems: a combinatorial Benders’ decomposition approach7
A multi-material topology optimization with temperature-dependent thermoelastic properties7
Optimizing the maintenance schedule for a vehicle fleet: a simulation-based case study7
Similarity control in topology optimization under static and crash loading scenarios7
Carbon-efficient scheduling problem of electric rubber-tyred gantry cranes in a container terminal7
Structural design optimization of a wind turbine blade using the genetic algorithm7
Multi-dimensional energy management based on an optimal power flow model using an improved quasi-reflection jellyfish optimization algorithm7
Single-machine scheduling problems with job rejection, deterioration effects and past-sequence-dependent setup times6
Gain parameters optimization strategy of cross-coupled controller based on deep reinforcement learning6
Generation of strut-and-tie models in concrete structures by topology optimization based on moving morphable components6
A customized bilevel optimization approach for solving large-scale truss design problems6
Online robust parameter design considering observable noise factors6
Group layout design of manufacturing cells incorporating assembly and energy aspects6
Learning-based dynamic ticket pricing for passenger railway service providers6
Simulated-annealing-based hyper-heuristic for flexible job-shop scheduling6
Hybrid tabu search algorithm for weight optimization of planar steel frames6
A simple density filter for the topology optimization of coated structures6
Considering soil–structure interaction effects on performance-based design optimization of moment-resisting steel frames by an engineered cluster-based genetic algorithm6
Pre-auction lane selection in an integrated production–distribution planning problem6
Rapid sequence optimization of spot welds for improved geometrical quality using a novel stepwise algorithm6
Efficient hybrid Bayesian optimization algorithm with adaptive expected improvement acquisition function6
Exact and metaheuristic algorithms for flow-shop scheduling problems with release dates6
A note on due-date assignment scheduling with job-dependent learning effects and convex resource allocation6
Bi-objective optimization using an improved NSGA-II for energy-efficient scheduling of a distributed assembly blocking flowshop6
Stacking sequence optimization for maximum buckling load of simply supported orthotropic plates by enhanced permutation search algorithm6
Alternative subgraphs assembly line balancing problem with resource selection and parallel stations5
An enhanced multi-objective evolutionary algorithm for the rehabilitation of urban drainage systems5
Reliability-based multidisciplinary concurrent design optimization method for complex engineering systems5
Robust optimization of multi-scenario many-objective problems with auto-tuned utility function5
Stress-constrained multi-material topology optimization via an improved alternating active-phase algorithm5
Analysis of mechanical properties and optimization of tungsten inert gas welding parameters on dissimilar AA6061-T6 and AA7075-T6 by a response surface methodology-based desirability function approach5
Topology optimization of transient nonlinear heat conduction using an adaptive parameterized level-set method5
A proximity-based surrogate-assisted method for simulation-based design optimization of a cylinder head water jacket5
Shape optimization of concrete free-form shells considering material damage5
Whale-optimized fuzzy-fractional order controller-based automobile suspension model5
Purposeful cross-validation: a novel cross-validation strategy for improved surrogate optimizability5
Reliability-based optimal control of semi-rigid steel frames under simulated earthquakes using liquid column vibration absorbers5
Optimization by moving ridge functions: derivative-free optimization for computationally intensive functions5
New mathematical and constraint programming models for U-type assembly line balancing problems with assignment restrictions5
Compound kriging-based importance sampling for reliability analysis of systems with multiple failure modes5
Bayesian reliability-based robust design optimization of mechanical systems under both aleatory and epistemic uncertainties5
Efficient storey lateral stiffness estimate and gradient-based multi-objective optimization of reinforced concrete frames with hybrid semi-rigid precast connections5
Optimization for cooperative task planning of heterogeneous multi-robot systems in an order picking warehouse5
Shape optimization and uncertainty assessment of a centrifugal pump5
Effective solution of the long-term open pit production planning problem using block clustering5
An adaptive genetic algorithm-based and AND/OR graph approach for the disassembly line balancing problem5
Topology optimization of blank holders based on a kriging-interpolated level-set method5