A Framework of Solving Combined Transportation and Scheduling Problem

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A problem in which a given good has to be delivered from some origins to some destinations by means of a given fleet of trucks at minimum cost is discussed. For the purpose of solution the problem is split into two levels: the decision concerns the planning of trips and the vehicles needed to operate the trips have to be scheduled. The solution approach based on Lagrangean Decomposition is presented.

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Prasad Yarlagadda and Yun-Hae Kim

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894-897

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C. F. Zhou "A Framework of Solving Combined Transportation and Scheduling Problem", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 321-324, pp. 894-897, 2013

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June 2013

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