Skip to main content

General news

Research position in planning and management of railway capacity

The French institute of science and technology for transport, development and networks offers a research position in planning and management of railway capacity.
 
Further information can be found in the attached file.

Abstract submission is open for VeRoLog 2017 (Amsterdam, July 10-12)

The VeRoLog 2017 website (https://verolog2017.sciencesconf.org/) is ready to accept the submission of the abstracts. The maximum length of the abstracts is 250 words, the submission deadline is February 28, 2017. The acceptance notification is scheduled for March 31, 2017. An updated call for abstracts can be found on the website. For any information about the conference, the email address is verolog2017@gmail.com

Tenure Track Position for Associate or Assistant Professor in Operations Research at Aalto University

The Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis at Alto University invites applications for an assistant or associate professor position in operations research. 

Deadline for applications: February 19, 2017.

VeRoLog Solver Challenge 2016-2017

Dear reader,

 

we would like to inform you on the VeRoLog Solver Challenge 2016-2017. As of now, you can not only defend your honor but also fill your pockets: we are pleased to announce that the all-time-best instances are available from the website (https://verolog.ortec.com). This means that you can submit solutions to any of these instances, and over time we will award small prizes for the best submissions (per instance). This prize consists of a part for the time your solution was the best one, and a part for the final best solution.

New Journal: Journal on Vehicle Routing Algorithms

Words from the editor in chief, Marc Sevaux:

Dear VeRoLog members,

Christian Prins and myself are pleased to announce the creation of a new Springer journal: Journal on Vehicle Routing Algorithms (JVRA)

-       first journal 100% dedicated to routing problems at large

-       followed from the very beginning by Journal Citation Reports (Thomson Reuters)

-       covers routing problems in road, rail, maritime or air transportation

-       application in transportation, services, robotics, manufacturing

-       open to new technologies (smart vehicles, electric vehicles etc.)

Journal web site: http://www.springer.com/41604/

Submission link:  https://www.editorialmanager.com/JVRA/

All your contributions are welcome!