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### February 2007, Volume 176, Issue 3

**1423-1435 A tabu search algorithm for the single machine total weighted tardiness problem***by*Bilge, Umit & Kurtulan, Mujde & Kirac, Furkan**1436-1451 A general steady state distribution based stopping criteria for finite length genetic algorithms***by*Pendharkar, Parag C. & Koehler, Gary J.**1452-1463 Computing redundant resources for the resource constrained project scheduling problem***by*Carlier, Jacques & Neron, Emmanuel**1464-1477 A multiclass, multicriteria logit-based traffic equilibrium assignment model under ATIS***by*Huang, Hai-Jun & Li, Zhi-Chun**1478-1507 A cluster-based optimization approach for the multi-depot heterogeneous fleet vehicle routing problem with time windows***by*Dondo, Rodolfo & Cerda, Jaime**1508-1527 A branch-and-price algorithm for scheduling parallel machines with sequence dependent setup times***by*Pereira Lopes, Manuel J. & de Carvalho, J.M. Valerio**1528-1558 A two-level hedging point policy for controlling a manufacturing system with time-delay, demand uncertainty and extra capacity***by*Chan, Felix T.S. & Wang, Zheng & Zhang, Jie**1559-1576 Coordination in decentralized assembly systems with uncertain component yields***by*Gurnani, Haresh & Gerchak, Yigal**1577-1591 Optimal retailer's replenishment decisions in the EPQ model under two levels of trade credit policy***by*Huang, Yung-Fu**1592-1606 Production and shipment lot sizing in a vendor-buyer supply chain with transportation cost***by*Ertogral, K. & Darwish, M. & Ben-Daya, M.**1607-1619 A quadratic programming approach to the multi-product newsvendor problem with side constraints***by*Abdel-Malek, Layek L. & Areeratchakul, Nathapol**1620-1642 Analyzing the effect of the inventory policy on order and inventory variability with linear control theory***by*Hoberg, Kai & Bradley, James R. & Thonemann, Ulrich W.**1643-1658 Assigning cross-trained workers to departments: A two-stage optimization model to maximize utility and skill improvement***by*Sayin, Serpil & Karabati, Selcuk**1659-1677 Capacity reservation contracts for high-tech industry***by*Jin, Mingzhou & David Wu, S.**1678-1686 Optimal periodic replacement policy for repairable products under free-repair warranty***by*Yeh, Ruey Huei & Chen, Ming-Yuh & Lin, Chen-Yi**1687-1702 Algorithmic approximations for the busy period distribution of the M/M/c retrial queue***by*Artalejo, J.R. & Economou, A. & Lopez-Herrero, M.J.**1703-1712 Unobserved Component models applied to the assessment of wear in railway points: A case study***by*Garcia Marquez, Fausto Pedro & Pedregal Tercero, Diego Jose & Schmid, Felix**1713-1722 On a scheme for predictive maintenance***by*Crowder, Martin & Lawless, Jerald**1723-1734 A multiobjective evolutionary algorithm for approximating the efficient set***by*Hanne, Thomas**1735-1751 A fuzzy approach to cooperative n-person games***by*Espin, Rafael & Fernandez, Eduardo & Mazcorro, Gustavo & Lecich, Maria Ines**1752-1766 The distribution of power in the European Constitution***by*Algaba, E. & Bilbao, J.M. & Fernandez, J.R.**1767-1777 Using genetic algorithm for dynamic and multiple criteria web-site optimizations***by*Asllani, Arben & Lari, Alireza**1778-1794 Classification methods for random utility models with i.i.d. disturbances under the most probable alternative rule***by*Kalouptsidis, N. & Koutroumbas, K. & Psaraki, V.**1795-1810 Evaluation of knowledge portal development tools using a fuzzy AHP approach: The case of Taiwanese stone industry***by*Kreng, Victor B. & Wu, Chao-Yi**1811-1838 Socio-economic determinants of HIV/AIDS pandemic and nations efficiencies***by*Zanakis, Stelios H. & Alvarez, Cecilia & Li, Vivian**1839-1858 Combination of MCDM and covering techniques in a hierarchical model for facility location: A case study***by*Farahani, Reza Zanjirani & Asgari, Nasrin**1859-1873 A genetic algorithms simulation approach for the multi-attribute combinatorial dispatching decision problem***by*Yang, Taho & Kuo, Yiyo & Cho, Chiwoon**1874-1895 CO2 emissions trading planning in combined heat and power production via multi-period stochastic optimization***by*Rong, Aiying & Lahdelma, Risto**1896-1907 Estimating regression parameters with imprecise input data in an appraisal context***by*Aznar, Jeronimo & Guijarro, Francisco**1908-1917 A tabu search algorithm for maximum parsimony phylogeny inference***by*Lin, Yu-Min & Fang, Shu-Cherng & Thorne, Jeffrey L.**1918-1946 Measurement of returns to scale using a non-radial DEA model: A range-adjusted measure approach***by*Sueyoshi, Toshiyuki & Sekitani, Kazuyuki**1947-1960 On the existence of solutions to the quadratic mixed-integer mean-variance portfolio selection problem***by*Corazza, Marco & Favaretto, Daniela**1961-1964 Matthias Ehrgott, Multicriteria Optimization (second ed.), Springer (2005) ISBN 3-540-21398-8 323 pages***by*Benson, Harold P.

### January 2007, Volume 176, Issue 2

**657-690 A survey for the quadratic assignment problem***by*Loiola, Eliane Maria & de Abreu, Nair Maria Maia & Boaventura-Netto, Paulo Oswaldo & Hahn, Peter & Querido, Tania**691-706 Estimation of flows in flow networks***by*Zohar, Ron & Geiger, Dan**707-726 Exact and heuristic procedures for the material handling circular flow path design problem***by*Asef-Vaziri, Ardavan & Laporte, Gilbert & Ortiz, Robert**727-744 Minimizing the weighted number of tardy jobs on a single machine with release dates***by*M'Hallah, Rym & Bulfin, R.L.**745-755 Batch delivery scheduling with batch delivery cost on a single machine***by*Ji, Min & He, Yong & Cheng, T.C.E.**756-773 The multi-depot vehicle routing problem with inter-depot routes***by*Crevier, Benoit & Cordeau, Jean-Francois & Laporte, Gilbert**774-793 Assignment problems: A golden anniversary survey***by*Pentico, David W.**794-808 A new heuristic for resource-constrained project scheduling in stochastic networks using critical chain concept***by*Rabbani, M. & Fatemi Ghomi, S.M.T. & Jolai, F. & Lahiji, N.S.**809-818 Necessary and sufficient conditions of optimality for some classical scheduling problems***by*Lin, Yixun & Wang, Xiumei**819-835 The p-hub center allocation problem***by*Campbell, Ann Melissa & Lowe, Timothy J. & Zhang, Li**836-854 The dynamic shortest path problem with anticipation***by*Thomas, Barrett W. & White III, Chelsea C.**855-869 Lower bounds and heuristics for the Windy Rural Postman Problem***by*Benavent, Enrique & Carrotta, Alessandro & Corberan, Angel & Sanchis, Jose M. & Vigo, Daniele**870-879 An optimal and scalable parallelization of the two-list algorithm for the subset-sum problem***by*Sanches, C.A.A. & Soma, N.Y. & Yanasse, H.H.**880-891 A heuristic for triggering emergency orders in an inventory system***by*Axsater, Sven**892-910 Optimal ordering policies with convertible lead times***by*Gallego, Guillermo & Jin, Yue & Muriel, Ana & Zhang, Ge & Yildiz, V. Taylan**911-924 Economic order quantity under conditionally permissible delay in payments***by*Huang, Yung-Fu**925-940 A spreadsheet-based optimization model for the integrated problem of producing and distributing a major weekly newsmagazine***by*Cunha, Claudio Barbieri & Mutarelli, Fernando**941-955 Using separable programming to solve the multi-product multiple ex-ante constraint newsvendor problem and extensions***by*Niederhoff, Julie A.**956-963 Continuous-review, lost-sales inventory models with Poisson demand, a fixed lead time and no fixed order cost***by*Hill, R.M.**964-974 Minimizing maximum completion time in a proportionate flow shop with one machine of different speed***by*Choi, Byung-Cheon & Yoon, Suk-Hun & Chung, Sung-Jin**975-985 Heuristic modeling of expectation formation in a complex experimental information environment***by*Becker, Otwin & Leitner, Johannes & Leopold-Wildburger, Ulrike**986-998 Non-normality effects on the economic-statistical design of charts with Weibull in-control time***by*Chen, Huifen & Cheng, Yuyen**999-1015 Sub-stochastic matrix analysis for bounds computation--Theoretical results***by*Haddad, Serge & Moreaux, Patrice**1016-1032 A two-unit general parallel system with (n - 2) cold standbys--Analytic and simulation approach***by*Papageorgiou, Effie & Kokolakis, George**1033-1040 Hierarchical forecasting based on AR-GARCH model in a coherent structure***by*Sohn, So Young & Lim, Michael**1041-1051 Active redundancy allocation for a k-out-of-n:F system of dependent components***by*da Costa Bueno, Vanderlei & Martins do Carmo, Iran**1052-1065 Improving forecasting performance by employing the Taguchi method***by*Wang, Tai-Yue & Huang, Chien-Yu**1066-1083 Performance evaluation of a multi-echelon production, transportation and distribution system: A matrix analytical approach***by*Wang, Fong-Fan & Su, Chao-Ton**1084-1102 Customer selection problem with profit from a sideline***by*Son, Jae-Dong**1103-1116 Mean-range based distribution-free procedures to minimize "overage" and "underage" costs***by*Yue, Jinfeng & Wang, Min-Chiang & Chen, Bintong**1117-1130 Economic lot-sizing games***by*Heuvel, Wilco van den & Borm, Peter & Hamers, Herbert**1131-1144 A differential oligopoly game with differentiated goods and sticky prices***by*Cellini, Roberto & Lambertini, Luca**1145-1150 A revised framework for deriving preference values from pairwise comparison matrices***by*Lin, Chang-Chun**1151-1166 Fuzzy goal programming approach to multilevel programming problems***by*Pramanik, Surapati & Roy, Tapan Kumar**1167-1184 The service allocation problem at the Gioia Tauro Maritime Terminal***by*Cordeau, Jean-Francois & Gaudioso, Manlio & Laporte, Gilbert & Moccia, Luigi**1185-1204 Building cyclic master surgery schedules with leveled resulting bed occupancy***by*Belien, Jeroen & Demeulemeester, Erik**1205-1218 Using aggregation to optimize long-term production planning at an underground mine***by*Newman, Alexandra M. & Kuchta, Mark**1219-1245 Efficient algorithms for combined heat and power production planning under the deregulated electricity market***by*Rong, Aiying & Lahdelma, Risto**1246-1264 Improving computational capabilities for addressing volume constraints in forest harvest scheduling problems***by*Vielma, Juan Pablo & Murray, Alan T. & Ryan, David M. & Weintraub, Andres**1265-1282 Landscape-level optimization using tabu search and stand density-related forest management prescriptions***by*Bettinger, Pete & Boston, Kevin & Kim, Young-Hwan & Zhu, Jianping**1283-1292 A packet filter placement problem with application to defense against spoofed denial of service attacks***by*Armbruster, Benjamin & Smith, J. Cole & Park, Kihong**1293-1292 Erratum to "Out of the mist--Towards decision-maker-friendly multiple criteria decision making support" [Eur. J. Oper. Res. 158 (2004) 293-307]***by*Kaliszewski, Ignacy**1294-1297 C. Eden and F. Ackermann, MAKING STRATEGY, The Journey of Strategic Management, SAGE Publications, London, UK (1998) ISBN 0-7619-5225-X p. xii+507, [pound sign]26.9.F. Ackermann, C. Eden and I. Brown, The Practice of MAKING STRATEGY, A Step-by Step Guide, SAGE Publications, London, UK (2005) ISBN 0-7619-4494-X p. vi+265, [pound sign]21.99***by*Valqui Vidal, Rene Victor

### January 2007, Volume 176, Issue 1

**1-14 Monge properties, discrete convexity and applications***by*Burkard, Rainer E.**15-26 Vector complementarity problems with a variable ordering relation***by*Huang, N.J. & Yang, X.Q. & Chan, W.K.**27-45 A heuristic algorithm for a chance constrained stochastic program***by*DePaolo, Concetta A. & Rader, David Jr.**46-59 The Karush-Kuhn-Tucker optimality conditions in an optimization problem with interval-valued objective function***by*Wu, Hsien-Chung**60-76 Integrated crossover rules in real coded genetic algorithms***by*Kaelo, P. & Ali, M.M.**77-86 Fuzzy stochastic goal programming problems***by*Van Hop, Nguyen**87-105 A Lagrangian relaxation-based heuristic for the vehicle routing with full container load***by*Imai, Akio & Nishimura, Etsuko & Current, John**106-130 Inventory constrained maritime routing and scheduling for multi-commodity liquid bulk, Part I: Applications and model***by*Al-Khayyal, Faiz & Hwang, Seung-June**131-144 Extension of the 2-p-opt and 1-shift algorithms to the heterogeneous probabilistic traveling salesman problem***by*Bianchi, Leonora & Campbell, Ann Melissa**145-150 A polynomial algorithm for some preemptive multiprocessor task scheduling problems***by*Kuszner, Lukasz & Malafiejski, Michal**151-164 A branch-and-bound algorithm for the singly constrained assignment problem***by*Lieshout, P.M.D. & Volgenant, A.**165-176 The profit maximizing capacitated lot-size (PCLSP) problem***by*Haugen, Kjetil K. & Olstad, Asmund & Pettersen, Bard I.**177-192 A graph-based hyper-heuristic for educational timetabling problems***by*Burke, Edmund K. & McCollum, Barry & Meisels, Amnon & Petrovic, Sanja & Qu, Rong**193-209 A mathematical programming-based scheduling framework for multitasking environments***by*Shakeri, Shakib & Logendran, Rasaratnam**210-229 Redesigning a warehouse network***by*Melachrinoudis, Emanuel & Min, Hokey**230-239 Planning annualised hours with a finite set of weekly working hours and cross-trained workers***by*Corominas, Albert & Lusa, Amaia & Pastor, Rafael**240-251 A generalized geometric-programming solution to "An economic production quantity model with flexibility and reliability considerations"***by*Leung, Kit-Nam Francis**252-263 Balancing productivity and consumer satisfaction for profitability: Statistical and fuzzy regression analysis***by*He, Yan-Qun & Chan, Lai-Kow & Wu, Ming-Lu**264-274 Bucket brigades with worker learning***by*Armbruster, Dieter & Gel, Esma S. & Murakami, Junko**275-294 Modeling and analysis of a supply-assembly-store chain***by*Xiaobo, Zhao & Xu, Deju & Zhang, Hanqin & He, Qi-Ming**295-316 A stochastic and asymmetric-information framework for a dominant-manufacturer supply chain***by*Lau, Amy Hing Ling & Lau, Hon-Shiang & Zhou, Yong-Wu**317-331 Evaluation of entropy-based dispatching in flexible manufacturing systems***by*Piplani, Rajesh & Wetjens, Dennis**332-346 A statistical process control approach to selecting a warm-up period for a discrete-event simulation***by*Robinson, Stewart**347-360 On a multicommodity stochastic-flow network with unreliable nodes subject to budget constraint***by*Lin, Yi-Kuei**361-373 Non-normality and the variable parameters control charts***by*Lin, Yu-Chang & Chou, Chao-Yu**374-388 Travel time estimation and order batching in a 2-block warehouse***by*Le-Duc, Tho & de Koster, Rene M.B.M.**389-404 The stochastic goodwill problem***by*Marinelli, Carlo**405-413 Joint optimisation of maintenance and buffer size in a manufacturing system***by*Ribeiro, M.A. & Silveira, J.L. & Qassim, R.Y.**414-422 Fuzzy set approach to the utility, preference relations, and aggregation operators***by*Mesiar, R.**423-434 A mixed integer linear programming formulation of the optimal mean/Value-at-Risk portfolio problem***by*Benati, Stefano & Rizzi, Romeo**435-444 A quadratic programming approach to the Randic index***by*Pavlovic, Ljiljana & Divnic, Tomica**445-467 A duopoly model with heterogeneous congestion-sensitive customers***by*Mandjes, Michel & Timmer, Judith**468-481 The impact of DSS use and information load on errors and decision quality***by*Williams, Michael L. & Dennis, Alan R. & Stam, Antonie & Aronson, Jay E.**482-497 Optimal pricing for information goods with piracy and saturation effect***by*Khouja, Moutaz & Smith, Michael Alan**498-520 Optimal product design using a colony of virtual ants***by*Albritton, M. David & McMullen, Patrick R.**521-533 On the performance of universities in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany: Government's redistribution of funds judged using DEA efficiency measures***by*Fandel, Gunter**534-541 Delivery performance in vendor selection decisions***by*Ernst, Ricardo & Kamrad, Bardia & Ord, Keith**542-549 A semi-Markov model for patient progression through clinical trials***by*Felli, James C. & Anderson, Wesley H. & Kremidas, James P. & Ruberg, Stephen J.**550-564 Tactical planning of offshore petroleum production***by*Ulstein, Nina Linn & Nygreen, Bjorn & Sagli, Jan Richard**565-583 Strategies for detecting fraudulent claims in the automobile insurance industry***by*Viaene, Stijn & Ayuso, Mercedes & Guillen, Montserrat & Van Gheel, Dirk & Dedene, Guido**584-609 Wireless network capacity management: A real options approach***by*d'Halluin, Y. & Forsyth, P.A. & Vetzal, K.R.**610-635 Modelling as a way of organising knowledge***by*Wierzbicki, Andrzej P.**636-640 A note on article "A tolerance approach to the fuzzy goal programming problems with unbalanced triangular membership function"***by*Yaghoobi, M.A. & Tamiz, M.**641-642 A note on the paper "Fractional programming with convex quadratic forms and functions" by H.P. Benson***by*Frenk, J.B.G.**643-652 Improved algorithm for a generalized on-line scheduling problem on identical machines***by*Li, Rongheng & Huang, Huei-Chuen**653-655 J. Allan, G. Fairtlough and B. Heinzen, The Power of the Tale--Using Narratives for Organisational Success, John Wiley, Chichester, UK (2002) ISBN 0-470-84227-X p. xiii + 306, [pound sign] 31.99***by*Vidal, Rene Victor Valqui

### December 2006, Volume 175, Issue 3

**1339-1339 Modelling and simulation of business systems***by*Sakalauskas, Leonidas**1340-1356 The impact of financial leverage on risk of equity measured by loss-oriented risk measures: An option pricing approach***by*Karma, Otto & Sander, Priit**1357-1366 Neural network approach to forecasting of quasiperiodic financial time series***by*Bodyanskiy, Yevgeniy & Popov, Sergiy**1367-1378 Balanced random interval arithmetic in market model estimation***by*Zilinskas, Julius & Bogle, Ian David Lockhart**1379-1399 Model and algorithm of the conceptual scheme formation for knowledge domain in distance learning***by*Zaikin, Oleg & Kushtina, Emma & Rozewski, Przemyslaw**1400-1412 Neuro-dynamic trading methods***by*Xufre Casqueiro, Patricia & Rodrigues, Antonio J.L.**1413-1430 INSDECM--an interactive procedure for stochastic multicriteria decision problems***by*Nowak, Maciej**1431-1434 Feature issue on "Traffic and transportation modelling"***by*Bielli, Maurizio & Ottomanelli, Michele**1435-1446 Motorway traffic parameter estimation from mobile phone counts***by*Astarita, Vittorio & Bertini, Robert L. & d'Elia, Sergio & Guido, Giuseppe**1447-1454 A dynamic network loading model for mesosimulation in transportation systems***by*Dell'Orco, Mauro**1455-1471 A continuous whole-link travel time model with occupancy constraint***by*Garcia-Rodenas, Ricardo & Lopez-Garcia, Maria Luz & Nino-Arbelaez, Alejandro & Verastegui-Rayo, Doroteo**1472-1483 Experimental tour-based travel demand models***by*Festa, Demetrio C. & Condino, Daniela & Mazzulla, Gabriella**1484-1500 New algorithmic alternatives for the O-D matrix adjustment problem on traffic networks***by*Codina, Esteve & Garcia, Ricardo & Marin, Angel**1501-1513 A set theoretic framework for enumerating matches in surveys and its application to reducing inaccuracies in vehicle roadside surveys***by*Clegg, Richard G.**1514-1525 Fuzzy graphs modelling for HazMat telegeomonitoring***by*Boulmakoul, Azedine**1526-1538 Handling uncertainty in route choice models: From probabilistic to possibilistic approaches***by*Henn, Vincent & Ottomanelli, Michele**1539-1556 User equilibrium traffic network assignment with stochastic travel times and late arrival penalty***by*Watling, David**1557-1576 A demand model with departure time choice for within-day dynamic traffic assignment***by*Bellei, Giuseppe & Gentile, Guido & Meschini, Lorenzo & Papola, Natale**1577-1587 Issues in the implementation of the DSD algorithm for the traffic assignment problem***by*Lotito, Pablo A.**1588-1604 Optimal control of road freight flows by route choice inducement: A case from Mexico***by*Moreno-Quintero, Eric**1605-1615 A two-phase insertion technique of unexpected customers for a dynamic dial-a-ride problem***by*Coslovich, Luca & Pesenti, Raffaele & Ukovich, Walter**1616-1627 A time-space network based exact optimization model for multi-depot bus scheduling***by*Kliewer, Natalia & Mellouli, Taieb & Suhl, Leena**1628-1651 A model for the management of a tram fleet***by*Carrese, Stefano & Ottone, Giuseppe**1652-1665 Applications of the urban traffic control strategy TUC***by*Dinopoulou, Vaya & Diakaki, Christina & Papageorgiou, Markos**1666-1681 Intelligent parking systems***by*Teodorovic, Dusan & Lucic, Panta**1682-1695 Heuristics for urban road network design: Lane layout and signal settings***by*Cantarella, G.E. & Pavone, G. & Vitetta, A.**1696-1704 A decision support approach for the evaluation of transport investment alternatives***by*Caliskan, Nurbanu**1705-1730 Object modeling and path computation for multimodal travel systems***by*Bielli, Maurizio & Boulmakoul, Azedine & Mouncif, Hicham**1731-1751 Object oriented model for container terminal distributed simulation***by*Bielli, Maurizio & Boulmakoul, Azedine & Rida, Mohamed**1752-1753 Rich models in discrete optimization: Formulation and resolution (ECCO XVI)***by*Hasle, Geir & Lokketangen, Arne & Martello, Silvano**1754-1766 Periodic airline fleet assignment with time windows, spacing constraints, and time dependent revenues***by*Belanger, Nicolas & Desaulniers, Guy & Soumis, Francois & Desrosiers, Jacques**1767-1781 The stochastic U-line balancing problem: A heuristic procedure***by*Chiang, Wen-Chyuan & Urban, Timothy L.**1782-1797 Profitability in product line pricing and composition with manufacturing commonalities***by*Day, Jamison M. & Venkataramanan, M.A.**1798-1817 Enriched workflow modelling and Stochastic Branch-and-Bound***by*Doerner, Karl & Gutjahr, Walter J. & Kotsis, Gabriele & Polaschek, Martin & Strauss, Christine**1818-1832 Integrated production and material handling scheduling using mathematical programming and constraint programming***by*Khayat, Ghada El & Langevin, Andre & Riopel, Diane**1833-1849 Multi-objective metaheuristics for a location-routing problem with multiple use of vehicles on real data and simulated data***by*Lin, C.K.Y. & Kwok, R.C.W.**1850-1869 A branch-and-price approach for operational aircraft maintenance routing***by*Sarac, Abdulkadir & Batta, Rajan & Rump, Christopher M.**1870-1889 An iterative sequential heuristic procedure to a real-life 1.5-dimensional cutting stock problem***by*Song, X. & Chu, C.B. & Nie, Y.Y. & Bennell, J.A.**1890-1907 Multiagent visual area coverage using a new genetic algorithm selection scheme***by*Stern, Helman & Chassidim, Yoash & Zofi, Moshe

### December 2006, Volume 175, Issue 2

**649-671 Selecting and weighting features using a genetic algorithm in a case-based reasoning approach to personnel rostering***by*Beddoe, Gareth R. & Petrovic, Sanja**672-687 A new insertion-based construction heuristic for solving the pickup and delivery problem with time windows***by*Lu, Quan & Dessouky, Maged M.**688-706 A common notion of clockwise can help in planar rendezvous***by*Alpern, Steve & Baston, Vic**707-721 A hybrid metaheuristic for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem***by*Tseng, Lin-Yu & Chen, Shih-Chieh**722-739 Algorithms for single machine total tardiness scheduling with sequence dependent setups***by*Gupta, Skylab R. & Smith, Jeffrey S.**740-750 Location of slaughterhouses under economies of scale***by*Broek, John v.d. & Schutz, Peter & Stougie, Leen & Tomasgard, Asgeir**751-768 Scheduling with controllable release dates and processing times: Makespan minimization***by*Cheng, T.C. Edwin & Kovalyov, Mikhail Y. & Shakhlevich, Natalia V.**769-781 Scheduling with controllable release dates and processing times: Total completion time minimization***by*Cheng, T.C. Edwin & Kovalyov, Mikhail Y. & Shakhlevich, Natalia V.**782-805 A parallelizable dynamic fleet management model with random travel times***by*Topaloglu, H.**806-820 Learning genetic algorithm parameters using hidden Markov models***by*Rees, Jackie & Koehler, Gary J.**821-835 Maintenance of continuously monitored degrading systems***by*Liao, Haitao & Elsayed, Elsayed A. & Chan, Ling-Yau**836-859 Modeling country risk ratings using partial orders***by*Hammer, P.L. & Kogan, A. & Lejeune, M.A.**860-869 Characterization of the core in games with restricted cooperation***by*Pulido, Manuel A. & Sanchez-Soriano, Joaquin**870-878 Electoral strategies in a dynamical democratic system. Geometric models***by*Abellanas, Manuel & Lillo, Isabel & Lopez, M Dolores & Rodrigo, Javier**879-893 Portfolio rebalancing model with transaction costs based on fuzzy decision theory***by*Fang, Yong & Lai, K.K. & Wang, Shou-Yang**894-911 Applications of sensitivity analysis for probit stochastic network equilibrium***by*Clark, Stephen D. & Watling, David P.**912-930 Dominance of capacities by k-additive belief functions***by*Miranda, Pedro & Grabisch, Michel & Gil, Pedro**931-947 Experiments with classification-based scalarizing functions in interactive multiobjective optimization***by*Miettinen, Kaisa & Makela, Marko M. & Kaario, Katja**948-958 The aspiration level interactive method (AIM) reconsidered: Robustness of solutions***by*Wang, Jingguo & Zionts, Stanley**959-976 A variable neighborhood decomposition search method for supply chain management planning problems***by*Lejeune, M.A.**977-991 Optimal lot size model for deteriorating items with demand rate dependent on displayed stock level (DSL) and partial backordering***by*Pal, A.K. & Bhunia, A.K. & Mukherjee, R.N.**992-1008 When supplier's availability affects the replenishment lead time--An extension of the supply-interruption problem***by*Mohebbi, Esmail & Hao, Daipeng**1009-1020 Evaluating the shop-wide performance effect of pooling synergy with analytical models***by*Manning, William & Jensen, John**1021-1032 Quality improvement and goodwill accumulation in a dynamic duopoly***by*El Ouardighi, Fouad & Pasin, Federico**1033-1042 An optimal solution technique for the joint replenishment problem with storage and transport capacities and budget constraints***by*Hoque, M.A.**1043-1069 Solving machine-loading problem of a flexible manufacturing system with constraint-based genetic algorithm***by*Kumar, Akhilesh & Prakash & Tiwari, M.K. & Shankar, Ravi & Baveja, Alok**1070-1083 A Lagrangian-based heuristic for the capacitated lot-sizing problem in parallel machines***by*Toledo, Franklina Maria Bragion & Armentano, Vinicius Amaral**1084-1102 Simple heuristics for push and pull remanufacturing policies***by*van der Laan, Erwin A. & Teunter, Ruud H.**1103-1116 The multiple-job repair kit problem***by*Teunter, Ruud H.**1117-1140 Build-pack planning for hard disk drive assembly with approved vendor matrices and stochastic demands***by*Ng, T.S. & Lee, L.H. & Chew, E.P.**1141-1150 A hybrid algorithm for solving the economic lot and delivery scheduling problem in the common cycle case***by*Clausen, Jens & Ju, Suquan**1151-1163 Optimal workforce size and allocation for urban retail chains***by*Menezes, Mozart B.C. & Kim, Seokjin & Huang, Rongbing**1164-1179 Finding the K best policies in a finite-horizon Markov decision process***by*Nielsen, Lars Relund & Kristensen, Anders Ringgaard**1180-1192 Estimating the number of undetected software errors via the correlated capture-recapture model***by*Chun, Young H.**1193-1209 Replacement times and costs in a degrading system with several types of failure: The case of phase-type holding times***by*Montoro-Cazorla, Delia & Perez-Ocon, Rafael**1210-1223 Sampling on successive occasions to re-estimate future asset management expenditure***by*Brint, A.T.**1224-1247 Modelling and optimisation of electricity, steam and district heating production for a local Swedish utility***by*Henning, Dag & Amiri, Shahnaz & Holmgren, Kristina**1248-1261 A simulation study of IT outsourcing in the credit card business***by*Paisittanand, Sineenad & Olson, David L.**1262-1267 Advertising a new product in a segmented market***by*Buratto, Alessandra & Grosset, Luca & Viscolani, Bruno