# Barry McCollum

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^{1}, Barry McCollum authored at least 63 papers between 1997 and 2019.Collaborative distances:

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## Bibliography

2019

The practice and theory of automated timetabling (2016).

Annals OR, 2019

2018

Preface.

J. Scheduling, 2018

2017

Fairness in examination timetabling: Student preferences and extended formulations.

Appl. Soft Comput., 2017

Preface.

Annals OR, 2017

2016

Is There a Role for Publication Consultants and How Should Their Contribution be Recognized?

Science and Engineering Ethics, 2016

Preface.

J. Scheduling, 2016

Good Laboratory Practice for optimization research.

JORS, 2016

The Third International Timetabling Competition.

Annals OR, 2016

The Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (2012).

Annals OR, 2016

2015

A Hybrid Swarm-Based Approach to University Timetabling.

IEEE Trans. Evolutionary Computation, 2015

2014

Preface.

J. Scheduling, 2014

A new hybrid imperialist swarm-based optimization algorithm for university timetabling problems.

Inf. Sci., 2014

Adaptive linear combination of heuristic orderings in constructing examination timetables.

European Journal of Operational Research, 2014

A constructive approach to examination timetabling based on adaptive decomposition and ordering.

Annals OR, 2014

The practice and theory of automated timetabling.

Annals OR, 2014

The CACTOS Vision of Context-Aware Cloud Topology Optimization and Simulation.

Proceedings of the IEEE 6th International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, 2014

A novel hybrid swarm based approach for curriculum based course timetabling problem.

Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 2014

2013

Scheduling English Football Fixtures: Consideration of Two Conflicting Objectives.

Proceedings of the Hybrid Metaheuristics, 2013

2012

A hybrid metaheuristic approach to the university course timetabling problem.

J. Heuristics, 2012

A new model for automated examination timetabling.

Annals OR, 2012

A simulated annealing hyper-heuristic methodology for flexible decision support.

4OR, 2012

HyFlex: A Benchmark Framework for Cross-Domain Heuristic Search.

Proceedings of the Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimization, 2012

2011

Preface.

J. Scheduling, 2011

The Cross-Domain Heuristic Search Challenge - An International Research Competition.

Proceedings of the Learning and Intelligent Optimization - 5th International Conference, 2011

2010

A Hybrid Evolutionary Approach to the Nurse Rostering Problem.

IEEE Trans. Evolutionary Computation, 2010

University space planning and space-type profiles.

J. Scheduling, 2010

Setting the Research Agenda in Automated Timetabling: The Second International Timetabling Competition.

INFORMS Journal on Computing, 2010

Hybrid variable neighbourhood approaches to university exam timetabling.

European Journal of Operational Research, 2010

Fish Swarm Intelligent Algorithm for the Course Timetabling Problem.

Proceedings of the Rough Set and Knowledge Technology - 5th International Conference, 2010

A Tabu-Based Memetic Approach for Examination Timetabling Problems.

Proceedings of the Rough Set and Knowledge Technology - 5th International Conference, 2010

Incorporating Great Deluge with Kempe Chain Neighbourhood Structure for the Enrolment-Based Course Timetabling Problem.

Proceedings of the Rough Set and Knowledge Technology - 5th International Conference, 2010

A constructive hyper-heuristics for rough set attribute reduction.

Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications, 2010

Dual Sequence Simulated Annealing with Round-Robin Approach for University Course Timetabling.

Proceedings of the Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimization, 2010

A multi-objective post enrolment course timetabling problems: A new case study.

Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 2010

2009

A survey of search methodologies and automated system development for examination timetabling.

J. Scheduling, 2009

Towards improving the utilization of university teaching space.

JORS, 2009

Adaptive automated construction of hybrid heuristics for exam timetabling and graph colouring problems.

European Journal of Operational Research, 2009

An investigation of fuzzy multiple heuristic orderings in the construction of university examination timetables.

Computers & OR, 2009

Electromagnetism-like Mechanism with Force Decay Rate Great Deluge for the Course Timetabling Problem.

Proceedings of the Rough Sets and Knowledge Technology, 4th International Conference, 2009

Construction of examination timetables based on ordering heuristics.

Proceedings of the 24th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences, 2009

A Hybridization of Electromagnetic-Like Mechanism and Great Deluge for Examination Timetabling Problems.

Proceedings of the Hybrid Metaheuristics, 6th International Workshop, 2009

University spin outs: The balance between research and practice.

Proceedings of the 2nd Conference on Data Mining and Optimization, 2009

2008

Comparison of a centralised and distributed approach for a generic scheduling system.

J. Intelligent Manufacturing, 2008

Learning to select relevant perspective in a dynamic environment.

Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2008

Discover Relevant Environment Feature Using Concurrent Reinforcement Learning.

Proceedings of the Twenty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2008

2007

A tabu-based large neighbourhood search methodology for the capacitated examination timetabling problem.

JORS, 2007

A graph-based hyper-heuristic for educational timetabling problems.

European Journal of Operational Research, 2007

Dynamic Job Scheduling on the Grid Environment Using the Great Deluge Algorithm.

Proceedings of the Parallel Computing Technologies, 2007

Skill Combination for Reinforcement Learning.

Proceedings of the Intelligent Data Engineering and Automated Learning, 2007

Memory Length in Hyper-heuristics: An Empirical Study.

Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Scheduling, 2007

A hybrid evolutionary approach to the university course timetabling problem.

Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 2007

Using a Randomised Iterative Improvement Algorithm with Composite Neighbourhood Structures for the University Course Timetabling Problem.

Proceedings of the Metaheuristics, 2007

2006

A New Neural Network Based Construction Heuristic for the Examination Timetabling Problem.

Proceedings of the Parallel Problem Solving from Nature, 2006

A Perspective on Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice in University Timetabling.

Proceedings of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling VI, 2006

The Teaching Space Allocation Problem with Splitting.

Proceedings of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling VI, 2006

A Novel Fuzzy Approach to Evaluate the Quality of Examination Timetabling.

Proceedings of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling VI, 2006

2004

Fuzzy Multiple Heuristic Orderings for Examination Timetabling.

Proceedings of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling V, 2004

2002

A Meta-heuristic Approach to Parallel Code Generation.

Proceedings of the High Performance Computing for Computational Science, 2002

2001

Management of process improvement by prescription.

Journal of Systems and Software, 2001

2000

Three Methods to Automate the Space Allocation Process in UK Universities.

Proceedings of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling III, 2000

1999

Knowledge Exploitation for Improved Data Distribution.

Proceedings of the Parallel Computing Technologies, 1999

1998

The Improvement of a Software Design Methodology by Encapsulating Knowledge from Code.

Proceedings of the 24th EUROMICRO '98 Conference, 1998

1997

The Implementation of a Central Timetabling System in a Large British Civic University.

Proceedings of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling II, 1997