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Title Computer-aided systems in public transport / Mark Hickman, Pitu Mirchandani, Stefan Voss (editors)
Published Berlin : Springer, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 432 pages) : illustrations
Series Lecture notes in economics and mathematical systems ; 600
Lecture notes in economics and mathematical systems ; 600
Contents Front Matter; A Bundle Method for Integrated Multi-Depot Vehicle and Duty Scheduling in Public Transit; A Crew Scheduling Approach for Public Transit Enhanced with Aspects from Vehicle Scheduling; Vehicle and Crew Scheduling: Solving Large Real-World Instances with an Integrated Approach; Line Change Considerations Within a Time-Space Network Based Multi-Depot Bus Scheduling Model; Scheduling Models for Short-Term Railway Traffic Optimisation; Team-Oriented Airline Crew Rostering for Cockpit Personnel
Summary The scope of this volume centers on advancements in the state of art and the state of the practice in computer-aided systems in public transport. Yet, this volume illustrates a greater breadth of subjects in this area. The common theme remains the use of computer-aided methods and operations research techniques to improve: (1) information management; (2) network and route planning; (3) vehicle and crew scheduling and rostering; (4) vehicle monitoring and management; and, (5) practical experience with scheduling and public transport planning methods. This volume consists of selected papers pres
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Local transit -- Management -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Bus lines -- Management -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Production scheduling -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Hickman, Mark D.
Mirchandani, Pitu B.
Voss, Stefan.
International Conference on Computer-aided Scheduling of Public Transport (9th : 2004 : San Diego, Calif.)
ISBN 3540733116 (paperback)
9783540733119 (paperback)