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040682 PR KFK PM/SCM/TL: Practical Course Metaheuristics II (PM) (2008W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 30 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 13.11. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 20.11. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 27.11. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 04.12. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 11.12. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 18.12. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 08.01. 09:00 - 12:00 EDV-Labor 3
Thursday 15.01. 09:00 - 12:10 EDV-Labor 3


Aims, contents and method of the course

This course builds up on Practical Course Metaheuristics I. The basic concepts on metaheuristics learnt previously are applied to specific Transportation Logistics problems.

Assessment and permitted materials

Evaluation will be performed on a project basis. Further details will be discussed during the first lesson.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Knowledge on problem-specific metaheuristic elements for Transportation Logistics will be learnt.
Students will gain the ability to implement metaheuristics for any given TL problem.

Examination topics

Lectures, projects (implementation in C++).

Reading list

- Handbook of Metaheuristics, Fred Glover & Gary A. Kochenberger, Kluwer's International Series, ISBN 1-4020-7263-5
- The Vehicle Routing Problem, Paolo Toth & Daniele Vigo, SIAM Monographs on Discrete Mathematics and Applications, ISBN 978-0898714982
- The Vehicle Routing Problem, Latest Advances and New Challenges, Bruce Golden, S. Raghavan & Edward Wasil, Springer, ISBN 978-0-387-77777-1

Association in the course directory

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