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Simulation optimization with qualitative variables and structural model changes: A genetic algorithm approach


  • Azadivar, Farhad
  • Tompkins, George


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  • Azadivar, Farhad & Tompkins, George, 1999. "Simulation optimization with qualitative variables and structural model changes: A genetic algorithm approach," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 113(1), pages 169-182, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:113:y:1999:i:1:p:169-182

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    1. Azadivar, F. & Talavage, J., 1980. "Optimization of stochastic simulation models," Mathematics and Computers in Simulation (MATCOM), Elsevier, vol. 22(3), pages 231-241.
    2. Azadivar, Farhad & Lee, Young-Hae, 1988. "Optimization of discrete variable stochastic systems by computer simulation," Mathematics and Computers in Simulation (MATCOM), Elsevier, vol. 30(4), pages 331-345.
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    1. Julian Yeomans, 2011. "Efficient generation of alternative perspectives in public environmental policy formulation: applying co-evolutionary simulation–optimization to municipal solid waste management," Central European Journal of Operations Research, Springer;Slovak Society for Operations Research;Hungarian Operational Research Society;Czech Society for Operations Research;Österr. Gesellschaft für Operations Research (ÖGOR);Slovenian Society Informatika - Section for Operational Research;Croatian Operational Research Society, vol. 19(4), pages 391-413, December.
    2. repec:pal:jorsoc:v:61:y:2010:i:1:d:10.1057_jors.2009.124 is not listed on IDEAS
    3. Mohamed Marzouk & Osama Moselhi, 2002. "Simulation optimization for earthmoving operations using genetic algorithms," Construction Management and Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 20(6), pages 535-543.
    4. Yang, Taho & Kuo, Yiyo & Cho, Chiwoon, 2007. "A genetic algorithms simulation approach for the multi-attribute combinatorial dispatching decision problem," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 176(3), pages 1859-1873, February.
    5. Volkner, Peer & Werners, Brigitte, 2000. "A decision support system for business process planning," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 125(3), pages 633-647, September.
    6. Yeomans, Julian Scott, 2007. "Solid waste planning under uncertainty using evolutionary simulation-optimization," Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 41(1), pages 38-60, March.

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