- Samuel J. Raff:
**Preface.**1-

- Anup Kumar, Yash P. Gupta:
**Introduction.**3-

- Colin R. Reeves:
**A genetic algorithm for flowshop sequencing.**5-13

- Federico Della Croce, Roberto Tadei, Giuseppe Volta:
**A genetic algorithm for the job shop problem.**15-24

- Ulrich Dorndorf, Erwin Pesch:
**Evolution based learning in a job shop scheduling environment.**25-40

- Anup Kumar, Rakesh M. Pathak, Yash P. Gupta:
**Genetic algorithm based approach for file allocation on distributed systems.**41-54

- T. Chockalingam, S. Arunkumar:
**Genetic algorithm based heuristics for the mapping problem.**55-64

- William Franklin Hahnert III, Patricia A. S. Ralston:
**Analysis of population size in the accuracy and performance of genetic training for rule-based control systems.**65-71

- David M. Tate, Alice E. Smith:
**A genetic approach to the quadratic assignment problem.**73-83

- Paul A. Rubin, Gary L. Ragatz:
**Scheduling in a sequence dependent setup environment with genetic search.**85-99

- Anthony Wren, David O. Wren:
**A genetic algorithm for public transport driver scheduling.**101-110

- Fred Glover, James P. Kelly, Manuel Laguna:
**Genetic algorithms and tabu search: Hybrids for optimization.**111-134

- P. W. Poon, J. N. Carter:
**Genetic algorithm crossover operators for ordering applications.**135-147

- A. R. Venkatachalam:
**An analysis of an embedded crossover scheme on a GA-hard problem.**149-157

- Dake Sun, Rajan Batta, Li Lin:
**Effective job shop scheduling through active chain manipulation.**159-172

- Soon Seok Lee, Ho Woo Lee, Seung Hyun Yoon, Kyung C. Chae:
**Batch arrival queue with**173-189*N*-policy and single vacation.

- Vaidyanathan K. Jayaraman, Rajesh Srivastava:
**A service logistics model for simultaneous siting of facilities and multiple levels of equipment.**191-204

- Chung-Lun Li, T. C. Edwin Cheng, Zhi-Long Chen:
**Single-machine scheduling to minimize the weighted number of early and tardy agreeable jobs.**205-219

- Mohammad Kaykobad, Q. N. U. Ahmed, A. T. M. Shafiqul Khalid, Rezwan-al Bakhtiar:
**A new algorithm for ranking players of a round-robin tournament.**221-226

- Hayri Önal, Delima H. Darmawan, Sam H. Johnson III:
**A multilevel analysis of agricultural credit distribution in East Java, Indonesia.**227-236

- Johnny C. Ho, Jatinder N. D. Gupta:
**Flowshop scheduling with dominant machines.**237-246

- Hüseyin Sarper:
**Comments and corrections for the machining economics optimization article by Duffuaa, Shuaib and Alam.**247-248

- Salih O. Duffuaa, Abdelrahman N. Shuaib:
**Rejoinder to sarper's note on the machining economics optimization article by Duffuaa, Shuaib and Alam.**249-250

- Christer Carlsson, Robert Fullér:
**Multiple criteria decision making: The case for interdependence.**251-260

- Houn-Gee Chen:
**Heuristics for operator scheduling in Group Technology cells.**261-276

- Chung-Lun Li:
**A heuristic for parallel machine scheduling with agreeable due dates to minimize the number of late jobs.**277-283

- Maliyakal D. Jayakumar:
**Cascading-heuristics for the solution of staircase linear programs.**285-295

- Ching-Jong Liao, Chien-Lin Sun, Wen-Ching You:
**Flow-shop scheduling with flexible processors.**297-306

- Yeong-Dae Kim:
**A backward approach in list scheduling algorithms for multi-machine tardiness problems.**307-319

- Cha-Hon Sun, Sheng-De Wang:
**An efficient pruning algorithm for value independent knapsack problem using a DAG structure.**321-334

- Sydney C. K. Chu, Betty K. P. Tang:
**An optimization modeling for customer redistribution and its spreadsheet implementation.**335-343

- Hui-Ming Wee:
**A deterministic lot-size inventory model for deteriorating items with shortages and a declining market.**345-356

- Jee Soo Kim, Frank Proschan:
**A review: The arrangement increasing partial ordering.**357-371

- Mark Brown:
**The distribution of total variation distance, with applications to simultaneous confidence intervals.**373-381

- Philip J. Boland, Emad El-Neweihi:
**Expected cost comparisons for inspection and repair policies.**383-390

- Moshe Shaked, J. George Shanthikumar, Jose Benigno Valdez-Torres:
**Discrete hazard rate functions.**391-402

- C. E. Love, Renkuan G. Guo, K. H. Irwin:
**Acceptable quality level versus zero-defects: some empirical evidence.**403-417

- Moshe F. Friedman:
**Statistical analysis of deadband-deviation rules in quality control.**419-433

- Mohamed Abdel-Hameed:
**Inspection, maintenance and replacement models.**435-441

- John M. Charnes:
**Tests for special causes with multivariate autocorrelated data.**443-453

- Philip J. Boland, Emad El-Neweihi:
**Measures of component importance in reliability theory.**455-463

- Samuel J. Raff:
**Preface.**

- Moshe F. Friedman:
**Foreword.**

- Ram Pandi, B. Muralidharan:
**A capacitated general routing problem on mixed networks.**465-478

- Wen Lea Pearn, C. M. Liu:
**Algorithms for the Chinese postman problem on mixed networks.**479-489

- Jayaram K. Sankaran:
**A monotonic, dual-based bounding procedure for integer programs.**491-501

- K. Jo Min, Cheng-Kang Chen:
**A competitive inventory model with options to reduce setup and inventory holding costs.**503-514

- Moutaz J. Khouja:
**The economic production lot size model under volume flexibility.**515-523

- Zvi Drezner:
**On the conditional**525-530*p*-median problem.

- Sang-jin Nam, Rasaratnam Logendran:
**Modified production switching heuristics for aggregate production planning.**531-541

- Hyo-Seong Lee:
**Optimal control of the**543-552*M*^{X}/*G*/1/*K*queue with multiple server vacations.

- I-Ming Chao, Bruce L. Golden, Edward A. Wasil:
**A new heuristic for the period traveling salesman problem.**553-565

- Jae-Dong Hong, Jack C. Hayya:
**Joint investment in quality improvement and setup reduction.**567-574

- Rajani R. Joshi:
**Immune network memory: An inventory approach.**575-591

- Buyang Cao, Götz Uebe:
**Solving transportation problems with nonlinear side constraints with tabu search.**593-603

- Adam Fadlalla, James R. Evans:
**Improving the performance of enumerative search methods-I. Exploiting structure and intelligence.**605-613

- David W. Ashley:
**A spreadsheet optimization system for library staff scheduling.**615-624

- Patrice Marcotte, Gerald P. Marquis, Gilles Savard:
**A new implicit enumeration scheme for the discriminant analysis problem.**625-639

- B. Jay Coleman, Mark A. McKnew:
**A quick and effective method for capacitated lot sizing with startup and reservation costs.**641-653

- Peter W. Frizzell, J. W. Giffin:
**The split delivery vehicle scheduling problem with time windows and grid network distances.**655-667

- Alistair Richard Clark, Vinícius Amaral Armentano:
**The application of valid inequalities to the multi-stage lot-sizing problem.**669-680

- Munirpallam A. Venkataramanan, A. Victor Cabot, Wayne L. Winston:
**An interval branch and bound algorithm for global optimization of a multiperiod pricing model.**681-687

- Gadi Rabinowitz, Abraham Mehrez, Ching-Wu Chu, B. Eddy Patuwo:
**A partial backorder control for continuous review (**689-700*r*,*Q*) inventory system with poisson demand and constant lead time.

- Krishnamurty Muralidhar, Dinesh Batra:
**An investigation of the effectiveness of statistical distributions for additive fixed data perturbation.**701-713

- Michael C. Fu, Jian-Qiang Hu, Rakesh Nagi:
**Comparison of gradient estimation techniques for queues with non-identical servers.**715-729

- Madjid Tavana, Snehamay Banerjee:
**Evaluating strategic alternatives: An analytical model.**731-743

- Chih-Ming Liu, Chii-Lian Lin:
**An efficient two-phase approximation method for exponential tandem queueing systems with blocking.**745-762

- Danae Diakoulaki, George Mavrotas, Lefteris Papayannakis:
**Determining objective weights in multiple criteria problems: The critic method.**763-770

- B. K. Mohanty, T. A. S. Vijayaraghavan:
**A multi-objective programming problem and its equivalent goal programming problem with appropriate priorities and aspiration levels: A fuzzy approach.**771-778

- Yi-Cheng Su, M. Jeya Chandra:
**An approximation analysis for multistage production lines.**779-791

- Christopher Rose, Roy D. Yates:
**Scheduling arrivals to queues for minimum average blocking: The S(n)/M/C/C system.**793-806

- Radhika Santhanam, Jerzy Kyparisis:
**A multiple criteria decision model for information system project selection.**807-818

- Wen Lea Pearn, T. C. Wu:
**Algorithms for the rural postman problem.**819-828

- Huan Li, Yixin Zhu, Ping Yang:
**Computational analysis of**829-840*M*(*n*)/*G*/1/*N*queues with setup time.

- B. Awadh, N. Sepehri, O. Hawaleshka:
**A computer-aided process planning model based on genetic algorithms.**841-856

- Chae-Young Lee, Jae Young Choi:
**A genetic algorithm for job sequencing problems with distinct due dates and general early-tardy penalty weights.**857-869

- Laura Burke, Seth Flanders:
**Using ontogenic classification networks in a smart structures application.**871-881

- Anito Joseph:
**Parametric formulation of the general integer linear programming problem.**883-892

- Saul I. Gass, Pablo M. R. Zafra:
**Modified fictitious play for solving matrix games and linear-programming problems.**893-903

- I. Douglas Moon, Lee Papayanopoulos:
**Facility location on a tree with maximum distance constraints.**905-914

- Klaus Jansen, Gerhard J. Woeginger, Zhongliang Yu:
**UET-scheduling with chain-type precedence constraints.**915-920

- Lloyd W. Clarke, G. Anandalingam:
**A bootstrap heuristic for designing minimum cost survivable networks.**921-934

- M. N. Gopalan, S. Kannan:
**Expected number analysis of a two-server queueing network subject to inter-stage inspection and rework.**935-946

- Susan X. Li, Zhimin Huang:
**Managing buyer-seller system cooperation with quantity discount considerations.**947-958

- Luis Gouveia:
**Using the Miller-Tucker-Zemlin constraints to formulate a minimal spanning tree problem with hop constraints.**959-970

- Herminia I. Calvete, Pedro M. Mateo:
**An approach for the network flow problem with multiple objectives.**971-983

- Adam Fadlalla, James R. Evans, Martin S. Levy:
**Improving the performance of enumerative search methods - part II: Computational experiments.**987-994

- Heeseok Lee:
**Optimal static distribution of prioritized customers to heterogeneous parallel servers.**995-1003

- Surendra M. Gupta:
**Interrelationship between controlling arrival and service in queueing systems.**1005-1014

- Hsing Kenneth Cheng:
**Optimal capacity of a firm's computer backup center.**1015-1029

- Kuo-Ping Chang, Yeah-Yuh Guh:
**Piecewise loglinear frontier and log efficiency measures.**1031-1037

- Ohseok Kwon, Bruce L. Golden, Edward A. Wasil:
**Estimating the length of the optimal TSP tour: An empirical study using regression and neural networks.**1039-1046

- Robert T. Sumichras, Ina S. Markham:
**A heuristic and lower bound for a multi-depot routing problem.**1047-1056

- Hemant D. Gosavi, J. MacGregor Smith:
**Asymptotic bounds of throughput in series-parallel queueing networks.**1057-1073

- A. K. Aggarwal, Marilyn D. Oblak, Rao R. Vemuganti:
**A heuristic solution procedure for multicommodity integer flows.**1075-1087

- Jon M. Peha:
**Heterogeneous-criteria scheduling: Minimizing weighted number of tardy jobs and weighted completion time.**1089-1100