Kenneth Sörensen

According to our database1, Kenneth Sörensen authored at least 90 papers between 2000 and 2020.

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Large neighborhood search for the bike request scheduling problem.
ITOR, 2020

A multilevel evaluation method for heuristics with an application to the VRPTW.
ITOR, 2020

A critical analysis of the "improved Clarke and Wright savings algorithm".
ITOR, 2019

PILS: Exploring high-order neighborhoods by pattern mining and injection.
CoRR, 2019

Dance Hit Song Prediction.
CoRR, 2019

What makes a VRP solution good? The generation of problem-specific knowledge for heuristics.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2019

Knowledge-guided local search for the vehicle routing problem.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2019

Efficiently solving very large-scale routing problems.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2019

Studying the influence of algorithmic parameters and instance characteristics on the performance of a multiobjective algorithm using the Promethee method.
Cybernetics and Systems, 2019

Pre-positioning of emergency supplies: does putting a price on human life help to save lives?
Annals OR, 2019

A History of Metaheuristics.
Proceedings of the Handbook of Heuristics., 2018

Adaptive and Multilevel Metaheuristics.
Proceedings of the Handbook of Heuristics., 2018

Multi-objective optimisation models for the travelling salesman problem with horizontal cooperation.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2018

Automated Design of Machine Learning and Search Algorithms [Guest Editorial].
IEEE Comput. Intell. Mag., 2018

A biobjective decision model to increase security and reduce travel costs in the cash-in-transit sector.
ITOR, 2017

Special issue on "New trends in Variable Neighborhood Search".
ITOR, 2017

Editorial to the Special Cluster on Variable Neighborhood Search, Variants and Recent Applications.
ITOR, 2017

A metaheuristic for security budget allocation in utility networks.
ITOR, 2017

A variable neighborhood search algorithm to generate piano fingerings for polyphonic sheet music.
ITOR, 2017

An algorithmic framework for generating optimal two-stratum experimental designs.
Comput. Stat. Data Anal., 2017

A History of Metaheuristics.
CoRR, 2017

A large neighbourhood metaheuristic for the risk-constrained cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2017

A fast two-level variable neighborhood search for the clustered vehicle routing problem.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2017

Optimal design of large-scale screening experiments: a critical look at the coordinate-exchange algorithm.
Stat. Comput., 2016

A hybridised variable neighbourhood tabu search heuristic to increase security in a utility network.
Reliab. Eng. Syst. Saf., 2016

An iterated local search algorithm for water distribution network design optimization.
Networks, 2016

Network repair crew scheduling and routing for emergency relief distribution problem.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2016

The selective vehicle routing problem in a collaborative environment.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2016

Efficient multi-product multi-BOM batch scheduling for a petrochemical blending plant with a shared pipeline network.
Comput. Chem. Eng., 2016

Composer Classification Models for Music-Theory Building.
Proceedings of the Computational Music Analysis, 2016

Intelligent Systems in Managerial Decision Making.
Proceedings of the Intelligent Techniques in Engineering Management, 2015

Scholarpedia, 2015

MISTRAL: A game-theoretical model to allocate security measures in a multi-modal chemical transportation network with adaptive adversaries.
Reliab. Eng. Syst. Saf., 2015

A decision model to allocate protective safety barriers and mitigate domino effects.
Reliab. Eng. Syst. Saf., 2015

Metaheuristics - the metaphor exposed.
ITOR, 2015

Generating structured music for bagana using quality metrics based on Markov models.
Expert Syst. Appl., 2015

Metaheuristics for the risk-constrained cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2015

The k-dissimilar vehicle routing problem.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2015

Guest Editorial to the Feature Cluster "EURO/INFORMS 2013 Conference".
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2015

Multi-objective microzone-based vehicle routing for courier companies: From tactical to operational planning.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2015

Home care service planning. The case of Landelijke Thuiszorg.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2015

Ambulance routing for disaster response with patient groups.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2015

Classification and Generation of Composer-Specific Music Using Global Feature Models and Variable Neighborhood Search.
Computer Music Journal, 2015

A fast metaheuristic for the travelling salesperson problem with hotel selection.
4OR, 2015

Generating Fingerings for Polyphonic Piano Music with a Tabu Search Algorithm.
Proceedings of the Mathematics and Computation in Music - 5th International Conference, 2015

The Bike Request Scheduling Problem.
Proceedings of the Computer Aided Systems Theory - EUROCAST 2015, 2015

Resilience of chemical industrial areas through attenuation-based security.
Reliab. Eng. Syst. Saf., 2014

Progressive Multi-Objective Optimization.
Int. J. Inf. Technol. Decis. Mak., 2014

A fast solution method for the time-dependent orienteering problem.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2014

Measuring and rewarding flexibility in collaborative distribution, including two-partner coalitions.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2014

A memetic algorithm for the orienteering problem with hotel selection.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2014

An iterated local search algorithm for the vehicle routing problem with backhauls.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2014

Sampling the extrema from statistical models of music with variable neighbourhood search.
Proceedings of the Music Technology meets Philosophy, 2014

Personalized Multi-day Trips to Touristic Regions: A Hybrid GA-VND Approach.
Proceedings of the Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimisation, 2014

Composing fifth species counterpoint music with a variable neighborhood search algorithm.
Expert Syst. Appl., 2013

A metaheuristic for the school bus routing problem with bus stop selection.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2013

A network-consistent time-dependent travel time layer for routing optimization problems.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2013

The accessibility arc upgrading problem.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2013

Optimisation of gravity-fed water distribution network design: A critical review.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2013

Statistical analysis of distance-based path relinking for the capacitated vehicle routing problem.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2013

A memetic algorithm for the travelling salesperson problem with hotel selection.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2013

Bi-objective optimization of the intermodal terminal location problem as a policy-support tool.
Comput. Ind., 2013

FuX, an Android app that generates counterpoint.
Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Creativity and Affective Computing, 2013

A multi-attribute Systemic Risk Index for comparing and prioritizing chemical industrial areas.
Reliab. Eng. Syst. Saf., 2012

The travelling salesperson problem with hotel selection.
J. Oper. Res. Soc., 2012

Efficient metaheuristics to solve the intermodal terminal location problem.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2012

A metaheuristic for a teaching assistant assignment-routing problem.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2012

A GRASP metaheuristic to improve accessibility after a disaster.
OR Spectr., 2011

Efficient GRASP+VND and GRASP+VNS metaheuristics for the traveling repairman problem.
4OR, 2011

An efficient metaheuristic to improve accessibility by rural road network planning.
Electron. Notes Discret. Math., 2010

Solving the mobile mapping van problem: A hybrid metaheuristic for capacitated arc routing with soft time windows.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2010

An upper bound on the cycle time of a stochastic marked graph using incomplete information on the transition firing time distributions.
Math. Comput. Model., 2009

A Practical Approach for Robust and Flexible Vehicle Routing Using Metaheuristics and Monte Carlo Sampling.
J. Math. Model. Algorithms, 2009

OR Practice - Supporting 3PL Decisions in the Automotive Industry by Generating Diverse Solutions to a Large-Scale Location-Routing Problem.
Oper. Res., 2009

"Multiple Neighbourhood" Search in Commercial VRP Packages: Evolving Towards Self-Adaptive Methods.
Proceedings of the Adaptive and Multilevel Metaheuristics, 2008

Investigation of practical, robust and flexible decisions for facility location problems using tabu search and simulation.
J. Oper. Res. Soc., 2008

Stimulating information sharing, collaboration and learning in operations research with libOR.
Int. J. on Digital Libraries, 2008

Distance measures based on the edit distance for permutation-type representations.
J. Heuristics, 2007

Multi-objective optimization of mobile phone keymaps for typing messages using a word list.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2007

Applications of metaheuristics.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2007

MA mid PM: memetic algorithms with population management.
Comput. Oper. Res., 2006

Route stability in vehicle routing decisions: a bi-objective approach using metaheuristics.
Central Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2006

Analysis of Company Growth Data Using Genetic Algorithms on Binary Trees.
Proceedings of the Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, 2005

Finding Robust Solutions Using Local Search.
J. Math. Model. Algorithms, 2004

A Petri net model of a continuous flow transfer line with unreliable machines.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2004

A genetic algorithm for robust schedules in a one-machine environment with ready times and due dates.
4OR, 2004

Data mining with genetic algorithms on binary trees.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2003

A framework for robust and flexible optimisation using metaheuristics.
4OR, 2003

Robust optimization of the vehicle routing and scheduling problem with the window constraints using Taguchi methods.
Proceedings of the 14<sup>th</sup> European Simulation Multiconference, 2000

On the validity of generating gamma variates through the generalized lambda distribution.
Proceedings of the 14<sup>th</sup> European Simulation Multiconference, 2000