Optimization Frameworks Inviting Further Investigation
(with Supplementary Notes and Materials)
Topics – with Links to Associated Papers
Tabu Search in Analytics and Computational ScienceA Unified Framework for Modeling and Solving Combinatorial Optimization Problems
“Surrogate Constraints in Optimization – Tutorial Notes,” University of Colorado, Boulder, 2002.
“Optimization Software for Practical Applications,” (slides) OptTek Systems, INFORMS 2007 (with G. Kochenberger and M. Better)
“Metaheuristics in Science and Industry: New Developments,” (slides) Metaheuristics International Conference 2007 (with A Reinholz)
“Optimizing Performance of Complex Multi-Stage Supply Chains,” (slides) Production and Operations Management Society Conference 2008 (with S. Kumar, K. Stecke and T. Schmidt)
“New Advances for Real World Optimization,” (slides) Electrical and Computer Engineering Workshop 2007 (with M. Better)
“Hidden Secrets and Cyber Evolutionary Optimization,” (slides) IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation 2007 (with Peng-Yeng Yin).
“Optimization for Alternative Energy Strategies,” University of Colorado, 2003 (with Ron Farina)
“Tabu Search Fundamentals and Uses,”
“Ejection Chains, Reference Structures and Alternating Path Methods,” University of Colorado, Boulder, April, 1992
“Multilevel Tabu Search and Embedded Search Neighborhoods for the Traveling Salesman Problem,” University of Colorado, Boulder, June, 1991