A Perturbation-Based Heuristic for the Capacitated Multisource Weber Problem

Salhi, S. and Zainuddin, Z.M. (2006) A Perturbation-Based Heuristic for the Capacitated Multisource Weber Problem. Working paper. Kent Business School, Canterbury (Full text available)

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Abstract

This paper proposes a perturbation-based heuristic for the capacitated multisource Weber problem. This procedure is based on an effective use of borderline customers. Several implementations are considered and the two most appropriate are then computationally enhanced by using a reduced neighbourhood when solving the transportation problem. Computational results are presented using data sets from the literature, originally used for the uncapacitated case, with encouraging results.

Item Type: Monograph (Working paper)
Additional information: Working paper no. 120 ISSN: 1748-7595
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Business School > Management Science
Depositing User: Said Salhi
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2008 13:07
Last Modified: 05 Sep 2011 23:43
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/5280 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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