# Variable neighborhood search

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Highly Cited

2009

Highly Cited

2009

- European Journal of Operational Research
- 2009

The aim of this paper is to propose a new heuristic for the Periodic Vehicle Routing Problem (PVRP) without time windows. Theâ€¦Â (More)

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Review

2009

Review

2009

- Encyclopedia of Optimization
- 2009

Main methods, algorithms and applications of the Variable Neighborhood Search metaheuristic are surveyed, in view of a chapter ofâ€¦Â (More)

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2006

Highly Cited

2006

- Computers & OR
- 2006

In this paper we develop a variable neighborhood search (VNS) heuristic for solving mixed-integer programs (MIPs). It uses CPLEXâ€¦Â (More)

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Highly Cited

2004

Highly Cited

2004

- J. Heuristics
- 2004

We propose a cooperative multi-search method for the Variable Neighborhood Search (VNS) meta-heuristic based on the centralâ€¦Â (More)

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2004

2004

- Discrete Applied Mathematics
- 2004

Maximum clique is one of the most studied NP-hard optimization problem on graphs because of its simplicity and its numerousâ€¦Â (More)

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2004

Highly Cited

2004

- J. Heuristics
- 2004

The aim of this paper is to propose an algorithm based on the philosophy of the Variable Neighborhood Search (VNS) to solve Multiâ€¦Â (More)

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Highly Cited

2003

Highly Cited

2003

- European Journal of Operational Research
- 2003

Descent methods for combinatorial optimization proceed by performing a sequence of local changes on an initial solution whichâ€¦Â (More)

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Highly Cited

2001

Highly Cited

2001

- European Journal of Operational Research
- 2001

Systematic change of neighborhood within a possibly randomized local search algorithm yields a simple and eÂ€ective metaheuristicâ€¦Â (More)

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Highly Cited

2001

Highly Cited

2001

- J. Heuristics
- 2001

The recent Variable Neighborhood Search (VNS) metaheuristic combines local search with systematic changes of neighborhood in theâ€¦Â (More)

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Review

1997

Review

1997

- Computers & OR
- 1997

Variable neighborhood search (VNS) is a recent metaheuristic for solving combinatorial and global optimization problems whoseâ€¦Â (More)

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