• VRP

  • Referenced in 619 articles [sw05207]
  • most challenging combinatorial optimization task. Defined more than 40 years ago, this problem consists...
  • Knapsack

  • Referenced in 359 articles [sw04723]
  • simplest NP-hard problems in combinatorial optimization, as they maximize an objective function subject...
  • ABACUS

  • Referenced in 105 articles [sw02948]
  • mixed integer optimization problems and for combinatorial optimization problems. It unifies cutting plane and column...
  • simannf90

  • Referenced in 107 articles [sw05059]
  • algorithm From authors’ summary: A new global optimization algorithm for functions of continuous variables ... simulated annealing” algorithm recently introduced in combinatorial optimization. The algorithm is essentially an iterative random...
  • COMET

  • Referenced in 54 articles [sw03051]
  • Based Local Search. The ubiquity of combinatorial optimization problems in our society is illustrated ... novel application areas for optimization technology, which range from supply chain management to sports tournament ... abstraction. Local search approaches to combinatorial optimization are able to isolate optimal or near-optimal ... book introduces a method for solving combinatorial optimization problems that combines constraint programming and local...
  • SDPLIB

  • Referenced in 52 articles [sw00838]
  • control systems engineering, and relaxations of combinatorial optimization problems. The current version of the library...
  • SALSA

  • Referenced in 23 articles [sw02661]
  • efficient technique for solving hard combinatorial optimization problems. However, it is best used in conjunction ... with other optimization paradigms such as local search, yielding hybrid algorithms with constraints. Such combinations ... examples from combinatorial optimization for which we specify complex optimization procedures with a few simple ... systems, yielding a powerful environment for combinatorial optimization...
  • TTTPLOTS

  • Referenced in 36 articles [sw07712]
  • local search based heuristics for combinatorial optimization, such as simulated annealing, genetic algorithms, iterated local...
  • Tabu search

  • Referenced in 894 articles [sw08556]
  • understand basic implementation principles for solving combinatorial or nonlinear problems. We also identify recent developments ... sophistication. We provide several examples of discrete optimization problems to illustrate the strategic concerns...
  • MAPCLUS

  • Referenced in 27 articles [sw20021]
  • squares method combined with a mathematical programming optimization procedure based on a penalty function approach ... numerical techniques (notably a heuristically based combinatorial optimization procedure) to provide an efficient general-purpose...
  • Beam-ACO

  • Referenced in 20 articles [sw11745]
  • metaheuristic approach to tackle hard combinatorial optimization problems. The basic component...
  • MALLBA

  • Referenced in 21 articles [sw00542]
  • MALLBA project tackles the resolution of combinatorial optimization problems using algorithmic skeletons implemented...
  • TimberWolf

  • Referenced in 17 articles [sw16460]
  • routing optimization programs. The general combinatorial optimization technique known as simulated annealing is used...
  • GRAPH

  • Referenced in 17 articles [sw19079]
  • properties with their complements. Miscellaneous results. Combinatorial optimization...
  • POPMUSIC

  • Referenced in 14 articles [sw20508]
  • POPMUSIC -- partial optimization metaheuristic under special intensification conditions. This article introduces POPMUSIC, a meta-heuristic ... been successfully applied to various combinatorial optimization problems. This metaheuristic is especially useful for designing ... heuristic methods for large combinatorial problems that can be partially optimized. The basic idea...
  • JCell

  • Referenced in 15 articles [sw13353]
  • allows the user to work in combinatorial optimization, integer programming, continuous optimization, and multi-objective...
  • METSlib

  • Referenced in 13 articles [sw05867]
  • quadratic assignment problem, a combinatorial optimization problem that arises in many applicative cases...
  • MD-jeep

  • Referenced in 9 articles [sw09842]
  • reformulate this problem as a combinatorial optimization problem, and describe a branch and prune solution...
  • CABOB

  • Referenced in 30 articles [sw17813]
  • CABOB: a fast optimal algorithm for winner determination in combinatorial auctions. Combinatorial auctions where bidders ... inapproximable. We present CABOB, a sophisticated optimal search algorithm for the problem. It uses decomposition...
  • SIMPL

  • Referenced in 7 articles [sw13333]
  • SIMPL: A system for integrating optimization techniques. In recent years, the Constraint Programming ... techniques to formulate and solve combinatorial optimization problems. These advantages include a more versatile modeling...