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City logistics: Are sustainability policies really sustainable?
Road Freight transport is causing a number of social, environmental and economic negative impacts in many cities around the world.Therefore sustainable city logistics must be the solution to the problems of urban centers, ...
Use of a genetic algorithm for building efficient choice designs
Choice design building based on D-error minimization can be accomplished either by using predefined β values or by assuming probabilistic distributions for them. Several mathematical techniques have been used for both ...
Distribución de mercancías y desarrollo urbano sostenible
(Universidad de Buenos Aires, 2017)
El reparto urbano de mercancías debe ser contemplado en relación con los tres ejes de la sostenibilidad: el económico, el social y el medioambiental. Dentro de los parámetros del desarrollo urbano sostenible, es importante ...
Planning Routes and Shifts Driving for a Small Business of Road Passenger Transport
(Brazilian Association for Industrial Engineering and Operation Management, 2016)
The presented work is done for a company that currently operates twenty lines of passenger transport in the metropolitan area of Seville. The planning of these was originally carried out manually, building routes and shifts ...
Mathematical formulation and comparison of solution approaches for the vehicle routing problem with access time windows
(Wiley Hindawi Partnership, 2018)
The application of the principles of sustainability to the implementation of urban freight policies requires the estimation of all the costs and externalities involved. We focus here on the case of access time windows, ...
La colaboración Universidad-Empresa como elemento motivador. Un estudio de caso
(Universidad de Oviedo, 2019)
En la última década la universidad española ha sufrido una gran transformación debido al proceso de Bolonia, el cual buscaba acercar la Universidad a las necesidades sociales. Aun así, sigue existiendo un considerable gap ...
Quantitative assessment of sustainable city logistics
(Universitat Politècnica de València (PoliPapers), 2015-05)
The aim of this paper is to seek an answer to an specific question: how to make city logistics sustainable? This question in principle has no specific answer. By contrast, it could be answered in many and varied ways. ...
Teaching Heuristic Methods to Industrial Engineers: A Problem-Based Experience
Because of its mathematical and computational components, operations research (OR) is not simple to teach or to learn, despite its innumerable industry applications. However, advanced OR is included in many graduate degrees ...