Professor Richard Eglese

Emeritus Professor

Current Research

Green Logistics, Vehicle Routing and Scheduling Problems

Disruption management in vehicle routing and scheduling for road freight transport: a review
Eglese, R.W., Zambirinis, S. 04/2018 In: TOP. 26, 1, p. 1-17. 17 p.
Journal article

Choice-based demand management and vehicle routing in e-fulfillment
Yang, X., Strauss, A.K., Currie, C., Eglese, R.W. 05/2016 In: Transportation Science. 50, 2, p. 473-488. 16 p.
Journal article

Minimizing CO2e emissions by setting a road toll
Wen, L., Eglese, R.W. 05/2016 In: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 44, p. 1-13. 13 p.
Journal article

Fuel emissions optimization in vehicle routing problems with time-varying speeds
Qian, J., Eglese, R. 1/02/2016 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 248, 3, p. 840-848. 9 p.
Journal article

Minimum cost VRP with time-dependent speed data and congestion charge
Wen, L., Eglese, R. 04/2015 In: Computers and Operations Research. 56, p. 41-50. 10 p.
Journal article

Managing purchasing with different e-procurement solutions
Kamarulzaman, N., Eglese, R. 03/2015 In: Optimization of supply chain management in contemporary organizations. Hershey, PA : IGI Global p. 246-279. 34 p. ISBN: 9781466682283. Electronic ISBN: 9781466682290.
Chapter

Optimizing the routeing of vehicles
Eglese, R., Black, D. 2015 In: Green logistics. London : Kogan Page p. 229-242. 14 p. ISBN: 9780749471859. Electronic ISBN: 9780749471866.
Chapter

The Time-Dependent Multiple-Vehicle Prize-Collecting Arc Routing Problem
Black, D., Eglese, R., Wøhlk, S. 2015 , 24 p.
Working paper

Finding a minimum cost path between a pair of nodes in a time-varying road network with a congestion charge
Wen, L., Çatay, B., Eglese, R. 1/08/2014 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 236, 3, p. 915-923. 9 p.
Journal article

Finding least fuel emission paths in a network with time-varying speeds
Qian, J., Eglese, R. 01/2014 In: Networks. 63, 1, p. 96-106. 11 p.
Journal article

Green vehicle routing
Eglese, R., Bektas, T. 2014 In: Vehicle routing. Philadelphia : SIAM p. 437-458. 22 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Route optimization for meter reading and salt spreading
Eglese, R., Golden, B., Wasil, E. 2014 In: Arc routing. Philadelphia : SIAM p. 303-320. 18 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Disrupted Capacitated Vehicle Routing Problem with Order Release Delay
Mu, Q., Eglese, R.W. 08/2013 Springer, 16 p.
Working paper

The time-dependent prize-collecting arc routing problem
Black, D., Eglese, R., Wøhlk, S. 02/2013 In: Computers and Operations Research. 40, 2, p. 526-535. 10 p.
Journal article

Investigating the use of metaheuristics for solving single vehicle routing problems with time-varying traversal costs
Harwood, K., Mumford, C., Eglese, R. 2013 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 64, p. 34-47. 14 p.
Journal article

Optimizing the routeing of vehicles
Eglese, R., Black, D. 2012 In: Green logistics . London : Kogan Page p. 223-235. 13 p. ISBN: 9780749466251. Electronic ISBN: 9780749466268.
Chapter

Disruption management of the vehicle routing problem with vehicle breakdown
Mu, Q., Fu, Z., Lysgaard, J., Eglese, R.W. 2011 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 62, 4, p. 742-749. 8 p.
Journal article

Optimizing the routing of vehicles
Eglese, R.W., Black, D. 2010 In: Green Logistics: Improving the Environmental Sustainability of Logistics. London : Kogan Page p. 215-228. 14 p.
Chapter

Vehicle routing and scheduling with time-varying data: A case study
Maden, W., Eglese, R.W., Black, D. 2010 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 61, 3, p. 515-522. 8 p.
Journal article

A deterministic tabu search algorithm for the capacitated arc routing problem
Brandao, J., Eglese, R.W. 2008 In: Computers and Operations Research. 35, 4, p. 1112-1126. 15 p.
Journal article

A unified tabu search algorithm for vehicle routing problems with soft time windows
Fu, Z., Eglese, R.W., Li, L.Y.O. 2008 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 59, 5, p. 663-673. 11 p.
Journal article

Preface: Combinatorial optimization
Clark, A., Eglese, R., Letchford, A., Wright, M. 2008 In: Discrete Applied Mathematics. 156, 3, 2 p.
Editorial

A branch-and-bound algorithm for finding all optimal solutions of the assignment problem
Fu, Z., Eglese, R.W., Wright, M.B. 2007 In: Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research. 24, 6, p. 831-839. 9 p.
Journal article

A branch-and-cut algorithm for the capacitated open vehicle routing problem
Letchford, A.N., Lysgaard, J., Eglese, R.W. 2007 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 58, 12, p. 1642-1651. 10 p.
Journal article

Combinatorial optimization and Green Logistics
Sbihi, A., Eglese, R.W. 2007 In: 4OR: A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research. 5, 2, p. 99-116. 18 p.
Journal article

The relationship between vehicle routing and scheduling and green logistics - a literature survey
Sbihi, A., Eglese, R.W. 2007 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A branch-and-cut algorithm for the capacitated open vehicle routing problem
Letchford, A.N., Lysgaard, J., Eglese, R.W. 2006 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A constraint programming approach to the Chinese Postman Problem with time windows
Aminu, F.U., Eglese, R.W. 2006 In: Computers and Operations Research. 33, 12, p. 3423-3431. 9 p.
Journal article

A road timetable to aid vehicle routing and scheduling
Slater, A., Maden, W., Eglese, R.W. 2006 In: Computers and Operations Research. 33, 12, p. 3508-3519. 12 p.
Journal article

A Deterministic Tabu Search Algorithm for the Capacitated Arc Routing Problem (CARP)
Brandao, J., Eglese, R.W. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A tabu search heuristic for the open vehicle routing problem
Eglese, R.W., Fu, Z., Li, L.Y.O. 2005 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 56, 3, p. 267-274. 8 p.
Journal article

The grocery superstore vehicle scheduling problem
Eglese, R.W., Mercer, A., Sohrabi, B. 2005 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 56, 8, p. 902-911. 10 p.
Journal article

A branch-and-bound algorithm for finding all optimal solutions of the assignment problem
Fu, Z., Eglese, R.W., Wright, M.B. 2004 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A new branch-and-cut algorithm for the capacitated vehicle routing problem
Letchford, A.N., Eglese, R.W., Lysgaard, J. 2004 In: Mathematical Programming. 100, 2, p. 423-445. 23 p.
Journal article

A new branch-and-cut algorithm for capacitated vehicle routing problems
Eglese, R.W., Letchford, A.N., Lysgaard, J. 2003 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A tabu search heuristic for the open vehicle routing problem
Li, L.Y.O., Eglese, R.W., Fu, Z. 2003 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Evacuation planning and spatial decision making: designing effective spatial decision support systems through integration of technologies
Pidd, M., Eglese, R.W., De Silva, F.N. 2003 In: Decision Making Support Systems: Achievements and Challenges for the New Decade. Hershey and London : Idea Group Publishing p. 358-373. 16 p. ISBN: 1-59140-045-7.
Chapter

International symposium on combinatoral optimisation
Potts, C.N., Everett, M.G., Strusevich, V.A., Eglese, R.W. 2003 In: Discrete Applied Mathematics. 133, p. 1-128. 128 p.
Journal article

The grocery superstore vehicle scheduling problem
Sohrabi, B., Mercer, A., Eglese, R.W. 2003 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Multistars, partial multistars and the capacitated vehicle routing problem
Lysgaard, J., Eglese, R.W., Letchford, A.N. 2002 In: Mathematical Programming. 94, 1, p. 21-40. 20 p.
Journal article

The general routing problem
Letchford, A.N., Eglese, R.W. 2001 In: Encyclopedia of Optimization, Vol II (E - Integer). Kluwer Academic Publishers 2 p.
Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Integrating simulation modelling and GIS: spatial decision support systems for evacuation planning
Eglese, R.W., De Silva, F.N. 2000 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 51, 4, p. 423-430. 8 p.
Journal article

Polyhedral theory for arc routing problems
Eglese, R.W., Letchford, A.N. 2000 In: Arc routing . Dordrecht : Kluwer Academic Publishers p. 199-230. 32 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The rural postman problem with deadline classes
Eglese, R.W., Letchford, A.N. 16/03/1998 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 105, 3, p. 390-400. 11 p.
Journal article

CEMPS: a prototype spatial decision support system to aid in planning emergency evacuations
De Silva, F.N., Eglese, R.W., Pidd, M. 1997 In: Transactions in GIS. 1, 4, p. 321-334. 14 p.
Journal article

A simulation model for emergency evacuation
De Silva, F.N., Pidd, M., Eglese, R.W. 1996 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 90, p. 413-419. 7 p.
Journal article

A tabu search based heuristic for arc routing with a capacity constraint and time deadline
Li, L.Y.O., Eglese, R.W. 1996 In: Meta-heuristics Theory and Applications. Dordrecht : Kluwer Academic Publishers p. 633-649. 17 p. ISBN: 0-7923-9700-2.
Chapter

An interactive algorithm for vehicle routeing for winter gritting
Li, L.Y.O., Eglese, R.W. 1996 In: Journal of the Operational Research Society. 47, p. 217-228. 12 p.
Journal article

Matching
Eglese, R.W. 1996 In: Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science (2nd Edition). Dordrecht : Kluwer Academic Publishers p. 375-377. 3 p. ISBN: 0-7923-7827-X.
Chapter

Operational Research Tutorial Papers
Eglese, R.W., Hendry, L. 1990 Birmingham : Operational Research Society. ISBN: 0-903440-059.
Book

Algorithms for Vehicle Routing Problems
01/01/2003 → …
Research

IFORS 2014
Participation in conference

CO 2012
Participation in conference

University of Aarhus
Visiting an external academic institution

VeRoLog2012
Participation in conference

Odysseus 2012
Participation in conference

EWGLA XIX, European Working Group on Location Analysis
Participation in conference

Aarhus School of Business
Participation in conference

EURO Working Group on Locational Analysis XIX
Participation in conference

IFORS 2011
Participation in conference

IFORS 2011
Participation in conference

Route 2011
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

YOR17
Participation in conference

10 year anniversary of the Department of Management Science and Technology, Athens University of Business and Economics
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

4th Nordic Optimization Symposium
Participation in conference

4th Nordic Optimization Symposium
Participation in conference

LANCS VRP Workshop
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

OR52 Annual Conference of the Operational Research Society, Royal Holloway University of London
Participation in conference

OR52
Participation in conference

Environmental Road mapping for Sustainable Freight Workshop
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

East Midlands Regional OR Society Meeting
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Freight Interest Group
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

The Operational Research Society (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Using ICT to Increase Transportation Energy Efficiency Workshop
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

OR51 - The Annual Conference of the Operational Research Society
Participation in conference

University of Aarhus
Visiting an external academic institution

Odysseus International Workshop on Freight Transportation and Logistics
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

9th EU/Meeting on Metaheuristics for Logistics and Vehicle Routing
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

OR50
Participation in conference

IFORS 2008
Participation in conference

VIP ’08
Participation in conference

Eindhoven University of Technology
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

SEOOR - Systems Engineering Optimization and Operations Research
Participation in conference

Univ Loughborough, Loughborough University
Visiting an external academic institution

Computers and Operations Research (Journal)
Editorial activity

Computers and Operations Research (Journal)
Publication peer-review

EPSRC (External organisation)
Member of Advisory Panel

European Journal of Operational Research (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Journal of the Operational Research Society (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Centre for Transportation Systems & Logistics (CENTRAL), Transport and Logistics

  • Centre for Transportation Systems & Logistics (CENTRAL)
  • Health Systems
  • Optimisation
  • STOR-i Centre for Doctoral Training
  • Transport and Logistics

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