Column Generation is an insightful overview of the state of the art in integer programming column generation and its many applications. The volume begins with "A Primer in Column Generation" which outlines the theory and ideas necessary to solve large-scale practical problems, illustrated with a variety of examples. Other chapters follow this introduction on "Shortest Path Problems with Resource Constraints," "Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Window," "Branch-and-Price Heuristics," "Cutting Stock Problems," each dealing ...

Column Generation 2010, Springer-Verlag New York Inc., New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781441937995


Column Generation 2005, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387254852

2005 edition