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### 2006, Volume 169, Issue 1

**332-337 On OCRA: Response to comments by Wang (2004)***by*Parkan, Celik**338-339 An addendum on sensitivity analysis of the optimal assignment***by*Volgenant, A.**340-350 Sensitivity analysis of a greedy heuristic for knapsack problems***by*Ghosh, Diptesh & Chakravarti, Nilotpal & Sierksma, Gerard

### 2006, Volume 168, Issue 3

**663-665 Balancing Assembly and Transfer Lines***by*Dolgui, Alexandre**666-693 State-of-the-art exact and heuristic solution procedures for simple assembly line balancing***by*Scholl, Armin & Becker, Christian**694-715 A survey on problems and methods in generalized assembly line balancing***by*Becker, Christian & Scholl, Armin**716-731 An linear programming based lower bound for the simple assembly line balancing problem***by*Peeters, Marc & Degraeve, Zeger**732-746 A special case of transfer lines balancing by graph approach***by*Dolgui, Alexandre & Guschinsky, Nikolai & Levin, Genrikh**747-770 Cost-oriented assembly line balancing: Model formulations, solution difficulty, upper and lower bounds***by*Amen, Matthias**771-782 An optimal piecewise-linear program for the U-line balancing problem with stochastic task times***by*Urban, Timothy L. & Chiang, Wen-Chyuan**783-797 Stability analysis of an optimal balance for an assembly line with fixed cycle time***by*Sotskov, Yuri N. & Dolgui, Alexandre & Portmann, Marie-Claude**798-810 A heuristic solution for fuzzy mixed-model line balancing problem***by*Hop, Nguyen Van**811-825 A genetic algorithm for robotic assembly line balancing***by*Levitin, Gregory & Rubinovitz, Jacob & Shnits, Boris**826-837 Balancing assembly lines with tabu search***by*Lapierre, Sophie D. & Ruiz, Angel & Soriano, Patrick**838-852 An endosymbiotic evolutionary algorithm for the integration of balancing and sequencing in mixed-model U-lines***by*Kim, Yeo Keun & Kim, Jae Yun & Kim, Yeongho**853-869 Dynamic task assignment for throughput maximization with worksharing***by*Askin, Ronald G. & Chen, Jiaqiong**870-879 Bucket brigades on in-tree assembly networks***by*Bartholdi III, John J. & Eisenstein, Donald D. & Lim, Yun Fong**880-904 Controlling mixed-model assembly lines in real-time by using distributed systems***by*Bock, Stefan & Rosenberg, Otto & Brackel, Thomas van**905-921 Sequencing and loading of products on a flowline***by*Sarin, Subhash C. & Greco, Michael P. & Dar-El, Ezey M.**922-931 Optimal allocation of work in assembly lines for lots with homogenous learning***by*Cohen, Yuval & Vitner, Gad & Sarin, Subhash C.**932-951 Generation of assembly graphs by systematic analysis of assembly structures***by*Lambert, Alfred J.D.**952-966 Three-dimensional packing of items with limited load bearing strength***by*Bischoff, E.E.**967-984 Cutting plane method for multiple objective stochastic integer linear programming***by*Abbas, Moncef & Bellahcene, Fatima**985-997 Flexible flow shop scheduling with uniform parallel machines***by*Kyparisis, George J. & Koulamas, Christos**998-1008 A tandem clustering process for multimodal datasets***by*Cho, Catherine & Kim, Sooyoung & Lee, Jaewook & Lee, Dae-Won**1009-1018 Knowledge discovery using a neural network simultaneous optimization algorithm on a real world classification problem***by*Sexton, Randall S. & McMurtrey, Shannon & Cleavenger, Dean**1019-1029 Characterizing solutions of rough programming problems***by*Youness, Ebrahim A.**1030-1039 Branch-and-bound algorithms for solving hard instances of the one-machine sequencing problem***by*Pan, Yunpeng & Shi, Leyuan

### 2006, Volume 168, Issue 2

**279-280 Mathematical Finance and Risk Assessment***by*Dohi, Tadashi & Osaki, Shunji & Nikolaos Limnios**281-290 Price limits and capital requirements of futures clearinghouses***by*Shanker, Latha & Balakrishnan, Narayanaswamy**291-300 The comparative statics on asset prices based on bull and bear market measure***by*Ohnishi, Masamitsu & Osaki, Yusuke**301-310 Monte Carlo analysis of convertible bonds with reset clauses***by*Kimura, Toshikazu & Shinohara, Toshio**311-321 An impulse control of a geometric Brownian motion with quadratic costs***by*Ohnishi, Masamitsu & Tsujimura, Motoh**322-332 Bounds for the price of a European-style Asian option in a binary tree model***by*Reynaerts, Huguette & Vanmaele, Michele & Dhaene, Jan & Deelstra, Griselda**333-339 Some results on symmetric duality of multiobjective programmes with generalized (F,[rho]) invexity***by*Ojha, D.B. & Mukherjee, R.N.**340-344 A linear programming framework for free disposal hull technologies and cost functions: Primal and dual models***by*Leleu, Herve**345-353 Posynomial geometric programming with parametric uncertainty***by*Liu, Shiang-Tai**354-369 An evolutionary programming algorithm for continuous global optimization***by*Yang, Yao Wen & Xu, Jian Feng & Soh, Chee Kiong**370-389 Scheduling orders for multiple product types with due date related objectives***by*Leung, Joseph Y.-T. & Li, Haibing & Pinedo, Michael**390-402 Using tree search bounds to enhance a genetic algorithm approach to two rectangle packing problems***by*Dowsland, Kathryn A. & Herbert, Edward A. & Kendall, Graham & Burke, Edmund**403-424 On solving multi-type railway line planning problems***by*Goossens, Jan-Willem & van Hoesel, Stan & Kroon, Leo**425-449 One-sided elasticities and technical efficiency in multi-output production: A theoretical framework***by*Hadjicostas, Petros & Soteriou, Andreas C.**450-462 Allocative efficiency of technically inefficient production units***by*Bogetoft, Peter & Fare, Rolf & Obel, Borge**463-474 An inventory model for deteriorating items with stock-dependent consumption rate and shortages under inflation and time discounting***by*Hou, Kuo-Lung**475-491 The application of prediction capability and adaptive target control to the newspaper business***by*Pearson, Michael**492-508 Cost analysis on renewable full-service warranties for multi-component systems***by*Bai, Jun & Pham, Hoang**509-519 Dynamic load balancing in parallel queueing systems: Stability and optimal control***by*Down, Douglas G. & Lewis, Mark E.**520-540 Quantile and tolerance-interval estimation in simulation***by*Chen, E. Jack & Kelton, W. David**541-556 A [delta]-shock maintenance model for a deteriorating system***by*Tang, Ya-yong & Lam, Yeh**557-570 Rank from comparisons and from ratings in the analytic hierarchy/network processes***by*Saaty, Thomas L.**571-583 A rational approach to handling fuzzy perceptions in route choice***by*Arslan, Turan & Khisty, Jotin**584-592 Nonessential objectives within network approaches for MCDM***by*Gal, Tomas & Hanne, Thomas**593-611 Establish standards of standard costing with the application of convergent gray zone test***by*Hsiao, Tzy-yih**612-632 An efficient linear model and optimisation algorithm for multi-site combined heat and power production***by*Rong, Aiying & Hakonen, Henri & Lahdelma, Risto**633-644 Passenger grouping under constant threat probability in an airport security system***by*Lazar Babu, Vellara L. & Batta, Rajan & Lin, Li**645-654 The impact of energy function structure on solving generalized assignment problem using Hopfield neural network***by*Monfared, M.A.S. & Etemadi, M.

### 2006, Volume 168, Issue 1

**1-16 Single item lot sizing problems***by*Brahimi, Nadjib & Dauzere-Peres, Stephane & Najid, Najib M. & Nordli, Atle**17-34 Integration of pricing and capacity allocation for perishable products***by*Feng, Youyi & Xiao, Baichun**35-50 The relationship between organization strategy, total quality management (TQM), and organization performance--the mediating role of TQM***by*Prajogo, Daniel I. & Sohal, Amrik S.**51-64 Retailer's optimal pricing and lot-sizing policies for deteriorating items with partial backlogging***by*Chang, Horng-Jinh & Teng, Jinn-Tsair & Ouyang, Liang-Yuh & Dye, Chung-Yuan**65-85 Coordination of cooperative advertising in a two-level supply chain when manufacturer offers discount***by*Yue, Jinfeng & Austin, Jill & Wang, Min-Chiang & Huang, Zhimin**86-99 Optimal preventive maintenance of a production system with an intermediate buffer***by*Kyriakidis, E.G. & Dimitrakos, T.D.**100-121 A geometric process model for M/M/1 queueing system with a repairable service station***by*Lam, Yeh & Zhang, Yuan Lin & Liu, Qun**122-142 Joint statistical design of double sampling and s charts***by*He, David & Grigoryan, Arsen**143-152 A flexible stochastic differential equation model in distributed development environment***by*Tamura, Yoshinobu & Yamada, Shigeru**153-163 A two threshold vacation policy in multiserver queueing systems***by*Tian, Naishuo & Zhang, Zhe George**164-180 Knowledge acquisition in incomplete information systems: A rough set approach***by*Leung, Yee & Wu, Wei-Zhi & Zhang, Wen-Xiu**181-199 Mathematical programming based heuristics for improving LP-generated classifiers for the multiclass supervised classification problem***by*Adem, Jan & Gochet, Willy**200-220 Heuristics for selecting robust database structures with dynamic query patterns***by*Chen, Andrew N.K. & Goes, Paulo B. & Gupta, Alok & Marsden, James R.**221-239 A game-theoretic formulation of joint implementation of environmental projects***by*Breton, Michele & Zaccour, Georges & Zahaf, Mehdi**240-252 How real option disinvestment flexibility augments project NPV***by*Keswani, Aneel & Shackleton, Mark B.**253-268 Do bank mergers have hidden or foregone value? Realized and unrealized operating synergies in one bank merger***by*Sherman, H. David & Rupert, Timothy J.

### 2005, Volume 167, Issue 3

**589-591 Multicriteria scheduling***by*T'kindt, Vincent & Billaut, Jean-Charles**592-623 Multicriteria scheduling***by*Hoogeveen, Han**624-643 A new bounding mechanism for the CNC machine scheduling problems with controllable processing times***by*Kayan, Rabia K. & Akturk, M. Selim**644-662 Decentralised, multi-objective driven scheduling for reentrant shops: A conceptual development and a test case***by*Miragliotta, Giovanni & Perona, Marco**663-678 A multiobjective evolutionary algorithm for scheduling and inspection planning in software development projects***by*Hanne, Thomas & Nickel, Stefan**679-695 Generating efficient schedules for identical parallel machines involving flow-time and tardy jobs***by*Gupta, J.N.D. & Ruiz-Torres, Alex J.**696-716 A Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm for mixed-model sequencing on JIT assembly lines***by*Mansouri, S. Afshin**717-738 Genetic local search for multi-objective flowshop scheduling problems***by*Arroyo, Jose Elias Claudio & Armentano, Vinicius Amaral**739-751 Punctuality and idleness in just-in-time scheduling***by*Sourd, Francis**752-771 Bicriteria train scheduling for high-speed passenger railroad planning applications***by*Zhou, Xuesong & Zhong, Ming**772-795 A multi-objective simulated-annealing algorithm for scheduling in flowshops to minimize the makespan and total flowtime of jobs***by*Varadharajan, T.K. & Rajendran, Chandrasekharan**796-809 Two-machine shop scheduling: Compromise between flexibility and makespan value***by*Esswein, Carl & Billaut, Jean-Charles & Strusevich, Vitaly A.

### 2005, Volume 167, Issue 2

**283-296 A comparison of branch-and-bound algorithms for a family scheduling problem with identical parallel machines***by*Dunstall, Simon & Wirth, Andrew**297-319 Approximation schemes for job shop scheduling problems with controllable processing times***by*Jansen, Klaus & Mastrolilli, Monaldo & Solis-Oba, Roberto**320-335 Dynamic transport scheduling under multiple resource constraints***by*Ebben, M. J. R. & van der Heijden, M. C. & van Harten, A.**336-348 Modeling the reentrant job shop scheduling problem with setups for metaheuristic searches***by*Zoghby, Jeriad & Wesley Barnes, J. & Hasenbein, John J.**349-369 Optimal management of cross-trained workers in services with negligible switching costs***by*Berman, Oded & Wang, Jiamin & Sapna, K. P.**370-380 Cooperation between multiple news-vendors with transshipments***by*Slikker, Marco & Fransoo, Jan & Wouters, Marc**381-397 An interactive method for inventory control with fuzzy lead-time and dynamic demand***by*Dey, Jayanta Kumar & Kar, Samarjit & Maiti, Manoranjan**398-412 Environmental considerations on the optimal product mix***by*Letmathe, Peter & Balakrishnan, Nagraj**413-426 Dynamic, customer-oriented improvement of supply networks***by*Jammernegg, Werner & Kischka, Peter**427-443 A characterization of concordance relations***by*Bouyssou, Denis & Pirlot, Marc**444-460 Solving influence diagrams with fuzzy chance and value nodes***by*Rodriguez-Muniz, Luis J. & Lopez-Diaz, Miguel & Gil, Maria Angeles**461-474 On policy capturing with fuzzy measures***by*Liginlal, Divakaran & Ow, Terence T.**475-492 Playing for time: A sequential inspection game***by*Avenhaus, Rudolf & Canty, Morton John**493-517 A novel technique of object ranking and classification under ignorance: An application to the corporate failure risk problem***by*Beynon, Malcolm J.**518-542 Forecasting business profitability by using classification techniques: A comparative analysis based on a Spanish case***by*de Andres, Javier & Landajo, Manuel & Lorca, Pedro**543-549 A Lorenz-Pareto measure of pure diversification***by*Troutt, Marvin D. & Acar, William**550-573 Dynamic optimization of the operation of single-car elevator systems with destination hall call registration: Part I. Formulation and simulations***by*Tanaka, Shunji & Uraguchi, Yukihiro & Araki, Mituhiko**574-587 Dynamic optimization of the operation of single-car elevator systems with destination hall call registration: Part II. The solution algorithm***by*Tanaka, Shunji & Uraguchi, Yukihiro & Araki, Mituhiko

### 2005, Volume 167, Issue 1

**1-19 A fresh view on the tolerance approach to sensitivity analysis in linear programming***by*Filippi, Carlo**20-27 Phase I cycling under the most-obtuse-angle pivot rule***by*Guerrero-Garcia, Pablo & Santos-Palomo, Angel**28-34 Non-differentiable higher-order symmetric duality in mathematical programming with generalized invexity***by*Mishra, S. K.**35-47 Beam search heuristic to solve stochastic integer problems under probabilistic constraints***by*Beraldi, Patrizia & Ruszczynski, Andrzej**48-67 Improved local search algorithms for the rectangle packing problem with general spatial costs***by*Imahori, S. & Yagiura, M. & Ibaraki, T.**68-76 Data dependent worst case bounds for weighted set packing***by*Kwon, Roy H.**77-95 A hybrid genetic algorithm for the job shop scheduling problem***by*Goncalves, Jose Fernando & de Magalhaes Mendes, Jorge Jose & Resende, Mauricio G. C.**96-115 A stochastic programming approach for supply chain network design under uncertainty***by*Santoso, Tjendera & Ahmed, Shabbir & Goetschalckx, Marc & Shapiro, Alexander**116-128 Cooperative flow dynamics in production lines with buffer level dependent production rates***by*Filliger, R. & Hongler, M. -O.**129-143 A two-echelon inventory system with transportation capacity constraint***by*Huang, H. C. & Chew, E. P. & Goh, K. H.**144-162 Ergodicity and analysis of the process describing the system state in polling systems with two queues***by*Lillo, Rosa E.**163-178 Queueing network model for a single-operator machine interference problem with external operations***by*Yang, Taho & Lee, Rong-Shean & Chen, Mu-Chen & Chen, Pangwei**179-207 Queueing systems with leadtime constraints: A fluid-model approach for admission and sequencing control***by*Maglaras, Constantinos & Van Mieghem, Jan A.**208-225 An interval-parameter fuzzy two-stage stochastic program for water resources management under uncertainty***by*Maqsood, Imran & Huang, Guo H. & Scott Yeomans, Julian**226-242 Using the sum-of-uniforms method to generate correlated random variates with certain marginal distribution***by*Chen, Jung-Tai**243-256 The selection and scheduling of telecommunication calls with time windows***by*Amiri, Ali**257-271 Different approaches to efficiency analysis. An application to the Spanish Trawl fleet operating in Moroccan waters***by*Herrero, Ines**272-281 Group technology in a hybrid flowshop environment: A case study***by*Andres, Carlos & Albarracin, Jose Miguel & Tormo, Guillermina & Vicens, Eduardo & Garcia-Sabater, Jose Pedro

### 2005, Volume 166, Issue 3

**593-596 Advances in complex systems modeling***by*Makowski, Marek & Nakamori, Yoshiteru & Sebastian, Hans-Jurgen**597-614 Meta-synthesis approach to complex system modeling***by*Gu, Jifa & Tang, Xijin**615-648 A structured modeling technology***by*Makowski, Marek**649-654 Some remarks on conflict analysis***by*Pawlak, Zdzislaw**655-665 Behavioral models for complex decision analysis***by*Tamura, Hiroyuki**666-693 An intelligent agent model***by*Schleiffer, Ralf**694-716 Agent-based simulation for computational experimentation: Developing an artificial labor market***by*Chaturvedi, Alok & Mehta, Shailendra & Dolk, Daniel & Ayer, Rick**717-725 Agent-based approach to complex systems modeling***by*Ryoke, Mina & Nakamori, Yoshiteru**726-740 Planning vehicle transhipment in a seaport automobile terminal using a multi-agent system***by*Fischer, T. & Gehring, H.**741-755 Agent-based modeling on technological innovation as an evolutionary process***by*Ma, Tieju & Nakamori, Yoshiteru**756-768 MOP/GP models for machine learning***by*Nakayama, Hirotaka & Yun, Ye Boon & Asada, Takeshi & Yoon, Min**769-781 Approximating a finite element model by neural network prediction for facility optimization in groundwater engineering***by*Arndt, Olaf & Barth, Thomas & Freisleben, Bernd & Grauer, Manfred**782-793 Simulation-based optimization of social security systems under uncertainty***by*Ermolieva, Tatiana**794-811 Fuzzy fitness functions applied to engineering design problems***by*Antonsson, Erik K. & Sebastian, Hans-Jurgen**812-827 Refinery short-term scheduling with tank farm, inventory and distillation management: An integrated simulation-based approach***by*Chryssolouris, George & Papakostas, Nikolaos & Mourtzis, Dimitris**828-842 On a bi-dimensional dynamic alternative routing method***by*Martins, Lucia & Craveirinha, Jose & Climaco, Joao N. & Gomes, Teresa**843-855 Policy evaluations under environmental constraints using a computable general equilibrium model***by*Masui, Toshihiko

### 2005, Volume 166, Issue 2

**293-309 An action-research based instrument for monitoring continuous quality improvement***by*Prybutok, Victor R. & Ramasesh, Ranga**310-336 Analysis of assembly systems controlled with kanbans***by*Matta, Andrea & Dallery, Yves & Di Mascolo, Maria**337-350 Application of multi-steps forecasting for restraining the bullwhip effect and improving inventory performance under autoregressive demand***by*Chandra, Charu & Grabis, Janis**351-368 Simultaneous price and due date settings for multiple customer classes***by*Watanapa, Bunthit & Techanitisawad, Anulark**369-384 A real-time methodology for minimizing mean flowtime in FMSs with routing flexibility: Threshold-based alternate routing***by*Ozmutlu, Seda & Harmonosky, Catherine M.**385-405 Analysis of optimal opportunistic replenishment policies for inventory systems by using a (s,S) model with a maximum issue quantity restriction***by*Mak, K. L. & Lai, K. K. & Ng, W. C. & Yiu, K. F. C.**406-429 Crop succession requirements in agricultural production planning***by*Haneveld, W. K. Klein & Stegeman, A. W.**430-448 Multi-unit auctions with complementarities: Issues of efficiency in electricity auctions***by*Elmaghraby, Wedad J.**449-468 Developing concurrent investment plans for power generation and transmission***by*Kucukyazici, Beste & Ozdamar, Linet & Pokharel, Shaligram**469-488 Discrete bilevel programming: Application to a natural gas cash-out problem***by*Dempe, Stephan & Kalashnikov, Vyacheslav & Rios-Mercado, Roger Z.**489-496 A clustering algorithm for item assignment in a synchronized zone order picking system***by*Jane, Chin-Chia & Laih, Yih-Wenn**497-506 A shortest-path algorithm for solving the fleet management problem in underground mines***by*Gamache, Michel & Grimard, Renaud & Cohen, Paul**507-519 Static hedging of multivariate derivatives by simulation***by*Pellizzari, P.**520-527 A distribution-free approach to estimating best response values with application to mutual fund performance modeling***by*Troutt, Marvin D. & Hu, Michael Y. & Shanker, Murali S.**528-546 Prediction of commercial bank failure via multivariate statistical analysis of financial structures: The Turkish case***by*Canbas, Serpil & Cabuk, Altan & Kilic, Suleyman Bilgin**547-556 Advertising in a dynamic spatial monopoly***by*Lambertini, Luca**557-575 Predicting online-purchasing behaviour***by*Van den Poel, Dirk & Buckinx, Wouter**576-592 Estimating the market shares of stores based on the shopper's search and purchase behavior***by*Chun, Young H. & Sumichrast, Robert T.

### 2005, Volume 166, Issue 1

**1-2 Metaheuristics and worst-case guarantee algorithms: relations, provable properties and applications (ECCO XV)***by*Maria Gambardella, Luca & Martello, Silvano**3-24 A -approximation algorithm for the two-machine routing open-shop problem on a two-node network***by*Averbakh, Igor & Berman, Oded & Chernykh, Ilya**25-34 Improved rounding procedures for the discrete version of the capacitated EOQ problem***by*Bertazzi, Luca & Speranza, Maria Grazia**35-50 Solving the fixed rank convex quadratic maximization in binary variables by a parallel zonotope construction algorithm***by*Ferrez, J.-A. & Fukuda, K. & Liebling, Th.M.**51-62 Core instances for testing: A case study***by*Mastrolilli, Monaldo & Bianchi, Leonora**63-76 Maximum satisfiability: How good are tabu search and plateau moves in the worst-case?***by*Mastrolilli, Monaldo & Gambardella, Luca Maria**77-92 A theoretical study on the behavior of simulated annealing leading to a new cooling schedule***by*Triki, E. & Collette, Y. & Siarry, P.**93-114 A new fuzzy multiple attributive group decision making methodology and its application to propulsion/manoeuvring system selection problem***by*Olcer, A. I. & Odabasi, A. Y.**115-132 Managing non-homogeneous information in group decision making***by*Herrera, F. & Martinez, L. & Sanchez, P. J.**133-153 Sequential selection procedures: Using sample means to improve efficiency***by*Chen, E. Jack & Kelton, W. David**154-159 Threshold based discounting networks: The cost allocation provided by the nucleolus***by*Skorin-Kapov, Darko & Skorin-Kapov, Jadranka**160-171 Cluster analysis based on fuzzy equivalence relation***by*Liang, Gin-Shuh & Chou, Tsung-Yu & Han, Tzeu-Chen**172-184 A simple method for computation of fuzzy linear regression***by*Hojati, Mehran & Bector, C. R. & Smimou, Kamal**185-211 Competitiveness of nations: A knowledge discovery examination***by*Zanakis, Stelios H. & Becerra-Fernandez, Irma**212-220 Cost-sensitive learning and decision making revisited***by*Viaene, Stijn & Dedene, Guido**221-245 Mining generalized knowledge from ordered data through attribute-oriented induction techniques***by*Chen, Yen-Liang & Shen, Ching-Cheng**246-254 Optimal pricing policies for perishable products***by*Anjos, Miguel F. & Cheng, Russell C. H. & Currie, Christine S. M.**255-265 An MCDM model for media selection in the dual consumer/industrial market***by*Kwak, N. K. & Lee, Chang Won & Kim, Ji Hee**266-277 When to refinance a mortgage: A dynamic programming approach***by*Lee, Pei-Ting & Rosenfield, Donald B.**278-292 A minimax portfolio selection strategy with equilibrium***by*Deng, Xiao-Tie & Li, Zhong-Fei & Wang, Shou-Yang

### 2005, Volume 165, Issue 3

**555-568 Polynomial approximation algorithms with performance guarantees: An introduction-by-example***by*Demange, Marc & Paschos, Vangelis Th.**569-584 Applying the minimax criterion in stochastic recourse programs***by*Riis, Morten & Andersen, Kim Allan**585-591 Multiobjective second-order symmetric duality with F-convexity***by*Yang, X. M. & Yang, X. Q. & Teo, K. L. & Hou, S. H.**592-597 Symmetric duality in multiobjective programming involving generalized cone-invex functions***by*Khurana, Seema**598-609 Stabilization of Mehrotra's primal-dual algorithm and its implementation***by*Stanimirovic, Predrag S. & Stojkovic, Nebojsa V. & Kovacevic-Vujcic, Vera V.**610-624 Distribution network design: New problems and related models***by*Ambrosino, Daniela & Grazia Scutella, Maria**625-648 Partial convexification cuts for 0-1 mixed-integer programs***by*Sherali, Hanif D. & Lee, Youngho & Kim, Youngjin**649-656 A graph-oriented approach for the minimization of the number of late jobs for the parallel machines scheduling problem***by*Bornstein, Claudio Thomas & Alcoforado, Luciane Ferreira & Maculan, Nelson**657-667 A heuristic algorithm for the truckload and less-than-truckload problem***by*Chu, Ching-Wu**668-684 Vehicle minimization for periodic deliveries***by*Campbell, Ann Melissa & Hardin, Jill R.**685-695 A Bayesian approach for assessing process precision based on multiple samples***by*Pearn, W. L. & Wu, Chien-Wei**696-707 Entropy as a measure of operational flexibility***by*Shuiabi, Eyas & Thomson, Vince & Bhuiyan, Nadia**708-728 The shift team formation problem in multi-shift manufacturing operations***by*Slomp, Jannes & Suresh, Nallan C.**729-747 A dynamic joint replenishment policy with auto-correlated demand***by*Lee, Loo Hay & Chew, Ek Peng**748-764 An inventory model for delayed customization: A hybrid approach***by*Tibben-Lembke, Ronald S. & Bassok, Yehuda**765-785 Optimal stopping problem with double reservation value property***by*Kang, Byung-Kook**786-793 Minimal standby redundancy allocation in a k-out-of-n:F system of dependent components***by*da Costa Bueno, Vanderlei**794-809 Finite buffer polling models with routing***by*Grasman, Scott E. & Olsen, Tava Lennon & Birge, John R.**810-825 Componentwise bounds for nearly completely decomposable Markov chains using stochastic comparison and reordering***by*Pekergin, Nihal & Dayar, Tugrul & Alparslan, Denizhan N.**826-834 Robustness of Kriging when interpolating in random simulation with heterogeneous variances: Some experiments***by*Kleijnen, Jack P. C. & van Beers, Wim C. M.**835-842 Technical note - On optimization approach for multidisk vertical allocation problems***by*Tsai, Jung-Fa & Li, Han-Lin**843-846 On the single machine total tardiness problem***by*Tian, Z. J. & Ng, C. T. & Cheng, T. C. E.

### 2005, Volume 165, Issue 2

**285-288 Project management and scheduling***by*Valls, Vicente & Weglarz, Jan**289-306 Project scheduling under uncertainty: Survey and research potentials***by*Herroelen, Willy & Leus, Roel**307-313 On the fallacy of averages in project risk management***by*Elmaghraby, Salah E.