- John M. Mulvey, Bala Shetty:
**Financial planning via multi-stage stochastic optimization.**1-20

- Dong Cao, Mingyuan Chen:
**Using penalty function and Tabu search to solve cell formation problems with fixed cell cost.**21-37

- Giovanni Celano, Antonio Costa, Sergio Fichera, Giovanni Perrone:
**Human factor policy testing in the sequencing of manual mixed model assembly lines.**39-59

- Xian Liu, Wilsun Xu:
**A new filled function applied to global optimization.**61-80

- Peixia Gao, Sabine Wittevrongel, Herwig Bruneel:
**Discrete-time multiserver queues with geometric service times.**81-99

- Marcelo Gomes de Queiroz, Carlos Humes Jr., Joaquim Júdice:
**On finding global optima for the hinge fitting problem.**101-122

- Duncan K. H. Fong, Haizhen Fu, Zhaolin Li:
**Efficiency in shortage reduction when using a more expensive common component.**123-138

- A. Teeninga, A. Volgenant:
**Improved heuristics for the traveling purchaser problem.**139-150

- Abraham P. Punnen:
**On bottleneck assignment problems under categorization.**151-154

- Joana Dias, M. Eugénia V. Captivo, João C. N. Clímaco:
**Erratum to "An interactive procedure dedicated to a bicriteria plant location model": [Computers & Operations Research 30 (2003) 1977-2002].**155

- Ali Allahverdi:
**A new heuristic for**157-180*m*-machine flowshop scheduling problem with bicriteria of makespan and maximum tardiness.

- Eugenio Mijangos:
**An implementation of Newton-like methods on nonlinearly constrained networks.**181-199

- Oded Berman, Richard C. Larson:
**A queueing control model for retail services having back room operations and cross-trained workers.**201-222

- Zaid T. Balkhi, Lakdere Benkherouf:
**On an inventory model for deteriorating items with stock dependent and time-varying demand rates.**223-240

- Boris Goldengorin, Diptesh Ghosh, Gerard Sierksma:
**Branch and peg algorithms for the simple plant location problem.**241-255

- Yuri Levin, Adi Ben-Israel:
**A heuristic method for large-scale multi-facility location problems.**257-272

- Vincent Chi-Wei Li, Guy L. Curry, E. Andrew Boyd:
**Towards the real time solution of strike force asset allocation problems.**273-291

- L. Mikhailov:
**Group prioritization in the AHP by fuzzy preference programming method.**293-301

- Saul I. Gass, Sasirekha Vinjamuri:
**Cycling in linear programming problems.**303-311

- Adil Baykasoglu, Nabil N. Z. Gindy:
**Erratum to "A simulated annealing algorithm for dynamic layout problem": [Computers & Operations Research 28 (2001) 1367-1460].**313-315

- Volker Lauff, Frank Werner:
**On the complexity and some properties of multi-stage scheduling problems with earliness and tardiness penalties.**317-345

- Michel Gendreau, Gilbert Laporte, Frédéric Semet:
**Heuristics and lower bounds for the bin packing problem with conflicts.**347-358

- Thomas Yew Sing Lee:
**The effect of workers with different capabilities on customer delay.**359-381

- Herminia I. Calvete:
**The quickest path problem with interval lead times.**383-395

- Ümit Bilge, Furkan Kiraç, Müjde Kurtulan, Pelin Pekgün:
**A tabu search algorithm for parallel machine total tardiness problem.**397-414

- C. J. Liao, W. J. Chen:
**Scheduling under machine breakdown in a continuous process industry.**415-428

- Konstantin Kogan:
**Scheduling parallel machines by the dynamic newsboy problem.**429-443

- James V. Hansen:
**Genetic search methods in air traffic control.**445-459

- Belén Melián-Batista, Manuel Laguna, José A. Moreno-Pérez:
**Capacity expansion of fiber optic networks with WDM systems: problem formulation and comparative analysis.**461-472

- Motty Birman, Gur Mosheiov:
**A note on a due-date assignment on a two-machine flow-shop.**473-480

- Parag C. Pendharkar, James A. Rodger:
**An empirical study of impact of crossover operators on the performance of non-binary genetic algorithm based neural approaches for classification.**481-498

- Yen-Liang Chen, Hsu-Hao Yang:
**Finding the first**499-513*K*shortest paths in a time-window network.

- Enrique Ballestero, José Alberto Maldonado:
**Objective measurement of efficiency: applying single price model to rank hospital activities.**515-532

- Mayur Vamanan, Qian Wang, Rajan Batta, Robert J. Szczerba:
**Integration of COTS software products ARENA & CPLEX for an inventory/logistics problem.**533-547

- Bor-Ren Chuang, Liang-Yuh Ouyang, Kai-Wayne Chuang:
**A note on periodic review inventory model with controllable setup cost and lead time.**549-561

- Marc Reimann, Karl Doerner, Richard F. Hartl:
**D-Ants: Savings Based Ants divide and conquer the vehicle routing problem.**563-591

- Srikanth K. Iyer, Barkha Saxena:
**Improved genetic algorithm for the permutation flowshop scheduling problem.**593-606

- Alan Jessop:
**Sensitivity and robustness in selection problems.**607-622

- Elizabeth M. Jewkes, Chulung Lee, Raymond G. Vickson:
**Product location, allocation and server home base location for an order picking line with multiple servers.**623-636

- Saul I. Gass, Christoph Witzgall:
**On an approximate minimax circle closest to a set of points.**637-643

- Gur Mosheiov, Daniel Oron:
**A note on the SPT heuristic for solving scheduling problems with generalized due dates.**645-655

- Mhand Hifi:
**Exact algorithms for unconstrained three-dimensional cutting problems: a comparative study.**657-674

- Mhand Hifi, Rym M'Hallah:
**Approximate algorithms for constrained circular cutting problems.**675-694

- George Kozanidis, Emanuel Melachrinoudis:
**A branch & bound algorithm for the 0-1 mixed integer knapsack problem with linear multiple choice constraints.**695-711

- Miroslaw Kwiesielewicz, Ewa van Uden:
**Inconsistent and contradictory judgements in pairwise comparison method in the AHP.**713-719

- Michel Denault, Jean-Louis Goffin:
**Solving variational inequalities with a quadratic cut method: a primal-dual, Jacobian-free approach.**721-743

- So Young Sohn, Ki Yeol Oh:
**Simulation study for the optimal repair capacity of an IT maintenance center based on LRD failure distribution.**745-759

- Uwe Aickelin, Kathryn A. Dowsland:
**An indirect Genetic Algorithm for a nurse-scheduling problem.**761-778

- Cyril Duron, Jean-Marie Proth:
**Insertion of a random bitask in a schedule: a real-time approach.**779-790

- Kuo-Ching Ying, Ching-Jong Liao:
**An ant colony system for permutation flow-shop sequencing.**791-801

- Gholam R. Amin, Mehdi Toloo:
**A polynomial-time algorithm for finding epsilon in DEA models.**803-805

- Juan A. Carrasco:
**Solving large interval availability models using a model transformation approach.**807-861

- Luiz Antonio Nogueira Lorena, Edson L. F. Senne:
**A column generation approach to capacitated p-median problems.**863-876

- Chang-Chun Lin, An-Pin Chen:
**Fuzzy discriminant analysis with outlier detection by genetic algorithm.**877-888

- Matthew J. Liberatore, Robert L. Nydick:
**Wash criteria and the analytic hierarchy process.**889-892

- Eng Ung Choo, William C. Wedley:
**A common framework for deriving preference values from pairwise comparison matrices.**893-908

- Kun-Jen Chung, Jui-Jung Liao:
**Lot-sizing decisions under trade credit depending on the ordering quantity.**909-928

- Kuo-Ping Chang:
**Evaluating mutual fund performance: an application of minimum convex input requirement set approach.**929-940

- Edgar K. Rugenstein, Michael Kupferschmid:
**Active set strategies in an ellipsoid algorithm for nonlinear programming.**941-962

- Yongjian Li, Xiaoqiang Cai, Fengsheng Tu, Xiuli Shao:
**Optimization of tandem queue systems with finite buffers.**963-984

- Dingfei Liu, Theodor J. Stewart:
**Object-oriented decision support system modelling for multicriteria decision making in natural resource management.**985-999

- Wen Lea Pearn, Ying Chung Chang:
**Optimal management of the**1001-1015*N*-policy*M*/*E*_{k}/1 queuing system with a removable service station: a sensitivity investigation.

- Kuang-Han Hsieh, Fang-Chih Tien:
**Self-organizing feature maps for solving location-allocation problems with rectilinear distances.**1017-1031

- Jean-Yves Potvin, Patrick Soriano, Maxime Vallée:
**Generating trading rules on the stock markets with genetic programming.**1033-1047

- An-Sing Chen, Mark T. Leung:
**Regression neural network for error correction in foreign exchange forecasting and trading.**1049-1068

- Hsien-Chung Wu:
**Pricing European options based on the fuzzy pattern of Black-Scholes formula.**1069-1081

- Les R. Foulds, John M. Wilson, Tadashi Yamaguchi:
**Modelling and solving central cycle problems with integer programming.**1083-1095

- Toru Higuchi, Marvin D. Troutt:
**Dynamic simulation of the supply chain for a short life cycle product - Lessons from the Tamagotchi case.**1097-1114

- Chae Y. Lee, Hee K. Cho:
**Multiple multicast tree allocation in IP network.**1115-1133

- Yeu-Shiang Huang:
**A structural design of decision support systems for deteriorating repairable systems.**1135-1145

- Madjid Tavana:
**A subjective assessment of alternative mission architectures for the human exploration of Mars at NASA using multicriteria decision making.**1147-1164

- Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson:
**Generating consistent subjective estimates of the magnitudes of causal relationships in fuzzy cognitive maps.**1165-1175

- Jawad Abrache, Benoît Bourbeau, Teodor Gabriel Crainic, Michel Gendreau:
**A new bidding framework for combinatorial e-auctions.**1177-1203

- Dragan Urosevic, Jack Brimberg, Nenad Mladenovic:
**Variable neighborhood decomposition search for the edge weighted**1205-1213*k*-cardinality tree problem.

- Luca Bertazzi, Giuseppe Paletta, Maria Grazia Speranza:
**An improved heuristic for the period traveling salesman problem.**1215-1222

- M. Helena Correia, José F. Oliveira, J. Soeiro Ferreira:
**Reel and sheet cutting at a paper mill.**1223-1243

- Wonjoon Choi, Robert H. Storer:
**Heuristic algorithms for a turbine-blade-balancing problem.**1245-1258

- Yi-Chih Hsieh, Ta-Cheng Chen:
**Reliability lower bounds for two-dimensional consecutive-**1259-1272*k*-out-of-*n*: F systems.

- Bibo Yang, Joseph Geunes, William J. O'Brien Jr.:
**A heuristic approach for minimizing weighted tardiness and overtime costs in single resource scheduling.**1273-1301

- Dvir Shabtay:
**Single and two-resource allocation algorithms for minimizing the maximal lateness in a single machine.**1303-1315

- Nashat Mansour, Hiba Tabbara, Tarek Dana:
**A genetic algorithm approach for regrouping service sites.**1317-1333

- James Flynn, Chia-Shin Chung:
**A heuristic algorithm for determining replacement policies in consecutive**1335-1348*k*-out-of-*n*systems.

- Ching-Fang Liaw:
**Scheduling two-machine preemptive open shops to minimize total completion time.**1349-1363

- Herbert F. Lewis, Thomas R. Sexton:
**Network DEA: efficiency analysis of organizations with complex internal structure.**1365-1410

- Yi Liao, Shu-Cherng Fang, Henry L. W. Nuttle:
**A neural network model with bounded-weights for pattern classification.**1411-1426

- Morten Riis, Kim Allan Andersen:
**Multiperiod capacity expansion of a telecommunications connection with uncertain demand.**1427-1436

- Francisco Aparisi, Juan Carlos García-Díaz:
**Optimization of univariate and multivariate exponentially weighted moving-average control charts using genetic algorithms.**1437-1454

- Attahiru Sule Alfa, K. P. Sapna Isotupa:
**An**1455-1464*M*/*PH*/*k*retrial queue with finite number of sources.

- Elliot Bendoly:
**Integrated inventory pooling for firms servicing both on-line and store demand.**1465-1480

- Moshe Kaspi, Dvir Shabtay:
**Convex resource allocation for minimizing the makespan in a single machine with job release dates.**1481-1489

- Rafael Martí, Abdellah El-Fallahi:
**Multilayer neural networks: an experimental evaluation of on-line training methods.**1491-1513

- Orhan Karasakal, Esra Köktener Karasakal:
**A maximal covering location model in the presence of partial coverage.**1515-1526

- So Young Sohn, Seung Hwan Lee:
**Sensitivity analysis for output performance measures in long-range dependent queueing system.**1527-1536

- Ivan Atencia, Pilar Moreno:
**The discrete-time**1537-1548*Geo*/*Geo*/1 queue with negative customers and disasters.

- Asad Tavakoli, Constance Lightner:
**Implementing a mathematical model for locating EMS vehicles in fayetteville, NC.**1549-1563

- Klaus Jansen, Monaldo Mastrolilli:
**Approximation schemes for parallel machine scheduling problems with controllable processing times.**1565-1581

- Malachy Carey, Mark McCartney:
**An exit-flow model used in dynamic traffic assignment.**1583-1602

- Chih-Ping Chiang, Shine-Der Lee:
**Joint determination of machine cells and linear intercell layout.**1603-1619

- Jinchang Wang, Thomas Kämpke:
**Shortest route computation in distributed systems.**1621-1633

- Önder Tombus, Taner Bilgiç:
**A column generation approach to the coalition formation problem in multi-agent systems.**1635-1653

- Chien-Hung Lin, Ching-Jong Liao:
**Makespan minimization subject to flowtime optimality on identical parallel machines.**1655-1666

- Roberto Montemanni, Luca Maria Gambardella:
**An exact algorithm for the robust shortest path problem with interval data.**1667-1680

- Lev V. Utkin:
**Reliability models of**1681-1702*m*-out-of-*n*systems under incomplete information.

- Montaz M. Ali, Aimo A. Törn:
**Population set-based global optimization algorithms: some modifications and numerical studies.**1703-1725

- Ghaith Rabadi, Mansooreh Mollaghasemi, Georgios C. Anagnostopoulos:
**A branch-and-bound algorithm for the early/tardy machine scheduling problem with a common due-date and sequence-dependent setup time.**1727-1751

- Thomas J. Candalino Jr., John E. Kobza, Sheldon H. Jacobson:
**Designing optimal aviation baggage screening strategies using simulated annealing.**1753-1767

- Steven Chamberland:
**An efficient heuristic for the expansion problem of cellular wireless networks.**1769-1791

- K. Das, Tapan Kumar Roy, Manoranjan Maiti:
**Multi-item stochastic and fuzzy-stochastic inventory models under two restrictions.**1793-1806

- Yeh Lam, Yuan Lin Zhang:
**A shock model for the maintenance problem of a repairable system.**1807-1820

- Rafael Caballero, Mónica Hernández:
**The controlled estimation method in the multiobjective linear fractional problem.**1821-1832

- Ossama Kettani, Belaïd Aouni, Jean-Marc Martel:
**The double role of the weight factor in the goal programming model.**1833-1845

- Oded Berman, Michal Cutler:
**Resource allocation during tests for optimally reliable software.**1847-1865

- Amir H. Abdekhodaee, Andrew Wirth, Heng-Soon Gan:
**Equal processing and equal setup time cases of scheduling parallel machines with a single server.**1867-1889

- Józef Grabowski, Mieczyslaw Wodecki:
**A very fast tabu search algorithm for the permutation flow shop problem with makespan criterion.**1891-1909

- Anthony C. Keys, Loren Paul Rees:
**A sequential-design metamodeling strategy for simulation optimization.**1911-1932

- Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson:
**Evaluation of decision trees: a multi-criteria approach.**1933-1945

- Sin C. Ho, Dag Haugland:
**A tabu search heuristic for the vehicle routing problem with time windows and split deliveries.**1947-1964

- Tsan-Ming Choi, Duan Li, Houmin Yan:
**Optimal single ordering policy with multiple delivery modes and Bayesian information updates.**1965-1984

- Christian Prins:
**A simple and effective evolutionary algorithm for the vehicle routing problem.**1985-2002

- Huan-Neng Chiu, Jen-Huei Chang, Chia-Hsin Lee:
**Lot streaming models with a limited number of capacitated transporters in multistage batch production systems.**2003-2020

- Chih-Hsiung Wang:
**The impact of a free-repair warranty policy on EMQ model for imperfect production systems.**2021-2035

- Jean Berger, Mohamed Barkaoui:
**A parallel hybrid genetic algorithm for the vehicle routing problem with time windows.**2037-2053

- Hark-Chin Hwang, Soo Y. Chang, Kangbok Lee:
**Parallel machine scheduling under a grade of service provision.**2055-2061

- Masao Yokoyama:
**Scheduling for two-stage production system with setup and assembly operations.**2063-2078

- Hung-Chi Chang:
**An application of fuzzy sets theory to the EOQ model with imperfect quality items.**2079-2092

- Huang Wenqi, Yin Aihua:
**An improved shifting bottleneck procedure for the job shop scheduling problem.**2093-2110

- Parthasarati Dileepan:
**A note on minimizing maximum lateness in a two-machine no-wait flowshop.**2111-2115

- Mohan L. Chaudhry, Jin D. Kim:
**Complete analytic and computational analyses of the discrete-time bulk-arrival infinite-server system:**2119-2135*GI*^{X}/*Geom*/.

- Mohan L. Chaudhry, Umesh Chandra Gupta, V. Goswami:
**On discrete-time multiserver queues with finite buffer: GI/Geom/**2137-2150*m*/*N*.

- Maghsud Solimanpur, Prem Vrat, Ravi Shankar:
**A neuro-tabu search heuristic for the flow shop scheduling problem.**2151-2164

- Xinjian Lu, Franklin Lowenthal:
**Arranging fact table records in a data warehouse to improve query performance.**2165-2182

- Antonio Sedeño-Noda, Carlos González-Martín, Sergio Alonso:
**A generalization of the scaling max-flow algorithm.**2183-2198

- Dae Sung Lee, Vassilios S. Vassiliadis, Jong Moon Park:
**A novel threshold accepting meta-heuristic for the job-shop scheduling problem.**2199-2213

- Georgia Alexouda:
**An evolutionary algorithm approach to the share of choices problem in the product line design.**2215-2229

- Gang Uk Hwang, Bong Dae Choi:
**Performance analysis of the DAR(1)/D/c priority queue under partial buffer sharing policy.**2231-2247

- S. Ilker Birbil, Shu-Cherng Fang, Jiye Han:
**An entropic regularization approach for mathematical programs with equilibrium constraints.**2249-2262

- Roberto Wolfler Calvo, Fabio de Luigi, Palle Haastrup, Vittorio Maniezzo:
**A distributed geographic information system for the daily car pooling problem.**2263-2278

- Dvir Shabtay, Moshe Kaspi:
**Minimizing the total weighted flow time in a single machine with controllable processing times.**2279-2289

- Theodor J. Stewart, Ron Janssen, Marjan van Herwijnen:
**A genetic algorithm approach to multiobjective land use planning.**2293-2313

- José Carlos Becceneri, Horacio Hideki Yanasse, Nei Yoshihiro Soma:
**A method for solving the minimization of the maximum number of open stacks problem within a cutting process.**2315-2332

- Stephen D. Patek:
**Policy iteration type algorithms for recurrent state Markov decision processes.**2333-2347

- Chae Y. Lee, Young P. Moon, Young Joo Cho:
**A lexicographically fair allocation of discrete bandwidth for multirate multicast traffics.**2349-2363

- Attahiru Sule Alfa:
**Markov chain representations of discrete distributions applied to queueing models.**2365-2385

- Massimiliano Caramia, Giovanni Felici, A. Pezzoli:
**Improving search results with data mining in a thematic search engine.**2387-2404

- Chan-Kyoo Park, Sangwook Lee, Soondal Park:
**A label-setting algorithm for finding a quickest path.**2405-2418

- Suryani Chao, John W. Chinneck, Rafik A. Goubran:
**Assigning service requests in Voice-over-Internet gateway multiprocessors.**2419-2437

- Nader Azizi, Saeed Zolfaghari:
**Adaptive temperature control for simulated annealing: a comparative study.**2439-2451

- Hsiao-Fan Wang, Kuang-Yao Wu:
**Hybrid genetic algorithm for optimization problems with permutation property.**2453-2471