Graham Kendall
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Professor Graham Kendall

Professor Graham Kendall is the Provost and CEO of The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC). He is also a Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University of Nottingham.

He is a Director of MyResearch Sdn Bhd, Crops for the Future Sdn Bhd. and Nottingham Green Technologies Sdn Bhd. He is a Fellow of the British Computer Society (FBCS) and a Fellow of the Operational Research Society (FORS).

He has published over 230 peer reviewed papers. He is an Associate Editor of 10 journals and the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions of Computational Intelligence and AI in Games.

News

How are university examinations scheduled?
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I have wriiten a number of articles for TheConversation
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Publication(s)

An improved constraint satisfaction adaptive neural network for job-shop scheduling
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Good Laboratory Practice for optimization research
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An Investigation of an Evolutionary Approach to the Opening of Go
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Channel assignment in cellular communication using a great deluge hyper-heuristic
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Hyper-heuristic Papers

The publications below were retuned by searching for hyper-heuristic in the title, abstract and keywords of my publications.

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Li, J and Kendall, G A hyper-heuristic methodology to generate adaptive strategies for games. IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games, 9 (1): 1-10, 2017.

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  2. Zamil, K. Z; Din, F; Kendall, G and Ahmed, B. S An experimental study of hyper-heuristic selection and acceptance mechanism for combinatorial t -way test suite generation. Information Sciences, 399: 225-239121-153, 2017.

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2016

  1. Soria-Alcaraza, J. A; Özcan, E; Swan, J; Kendall, G and Carpio, M Iterated Local Search Using an Add and Delete Hyper-heuristic for University Course Timetabling. Applied Soft Computing, 40: 581-593, 2016.

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  2. Zamil, Z. Z; Alkazemi, B. Y and Kendall, G A Tabu Search hyper-heuristic strategy for t-way test suite generation. Applied Soft Computing, 44: 57-74, 2016.

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2015

  1. Grobler, J; Engelbrecht, A. P; Kendall, G and Yadavalli, V.S.S Heuristic Space Diversity Control for Improved Meta-Hyper-Heuristic Performance. Information Sciences, 300: 49-62, 2015.

    ISSN: 0020-0255

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  2. Maashi, M; Kendall, G and Özcan, E Choice Function based Hyper-heuristics for Multi-objective Optimization. Applied Soft Computing, 28: 312-326, 2015.

    ISSN: 1568-4946

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  3. Qu, R; Pham, N; Bai, R and Kendall, G Hybridising heuristics within an estimation distribution algorithm for examination timetabling. Applied Intelligence, 42 (4): 679-693, 2015.

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  4. Sabar, N. R; Ayob, M; Kendall, G and Qu, R A Dynamic Multiarmed Bandit-Gene Expression Programming Hyper-Heuristic for Combinatorial Optimization Problems. IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 45 (2): 217-228, 2015.

    ISSN: 2168-2267

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  5. Sabar, N. R; Ayob, M; Kendall, G and Qu, R Automatic Design of Hyper-heuristic Framework with Gene Expression Programming for Combinatorial Optimization problems. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 19 (3): 309-325, 2015.

    ISSN: 1089-778X

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  6. Sabar, N. R and Kendall, G Population based Monte Carlo tree search hyper-heuristic for combinatorial optimization problems. Information Sciences, 314: 225-239, 2015.

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2014

  1. Maashi, M; Özcan, E and Kendall, G A Multi-objective Hyper-heuristic based on Choice Function. Expert Systems with Applications, 41 (9): 4475-4493, 2014.

    ISSN: 0957-4174

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  2. Swan, J; Woodward, J; Özcan, E; Kendall, G and Burke, E Searching the Hyper-heuristic Design Space. Cognitive Computation, 6 (1): 66-73, 2014.

    ISSN: 1866-9956

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2013

  1. Bai, R.; Burke, E.K.; Kendall, G. and van Woensel, T. A New Model and a Hyper-heuristic Approach for Two-dimensional Shelf Space Allocation. 4OR - A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research, 11 (1): 31-55, 2013.

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  2. Blazewicz, J; Burke, E. K; Kendall, G; Mruczkiewicz, W; Öguz, C and Swiercz, A A hyper-heuristic approach to sequencing by hybridization of DNA sequences. Annals of Operations Research, 207 (1): 27-41, 2013.

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  3. Burke, E. K; Gendreau, M; Hyde, M; Kendall, G; Ochoa, G; Özcan, E and Qu, R Hyper-heuristics: a survey of the state of the art. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64 (12): 1695-1724, 2013.

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  4. Hyde, M. H; Burke, E. K and Kendall, G Automated code generation by local search. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64 (12): 1725-1741, 2013.

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  5. Kendall, G and Li, J Competitive travelling salesmen problem: A hyper-heuristic approach. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64 (2): 208-216, 2013.

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  6. Sabar, N. R; Ayob, M; Kendall, G and Qu, R Grammatical Evolution Hyper-Heuristic for Combinatorial Optimization Problems. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 17 (6): 840-861, 2013.

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2012

  1. Bai, R; Blazewicz, J; Burke, E. K; Kendall, G and McCollum, B A Simulated Annealing Hyper-heuristic Methodology for Flexible Decision Support. 4OR - A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research, 10 (1): 43-66, 2012.

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  2. Burke, E.K; Hyde, M; Kendall, G and Woodward, J Automating the Packing Heuristic Design Process with Genetic Programming. Evolutionary Computation, 20 (1): 63-89, 2012.

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  3. Burke, E. K; Hyde, M. R and Kendall, G Grammatical Evolution of Local Search Heuristics. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 16 (3): 406-417, 2012.

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  4. Burke, E. K; Kendall, G; Misir, M and Özcan, E Monte Carlo hyper-heuristics for examination timetabling. Annals of Operations Research, 196 (1): 73-90, 2012.

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  5. Sabar, N. R; Ayob, M; Qu, R and Kendall, G A Graph Coloring Constructive Hyper-Heuristic for Examination Timetabling Problems. Applied Intelligence, 37 (1): 1-11, 2012.

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2010

  1. Bai, R; Burke, E. K; Kendall, G; Li, J and McCollum, B A Hybrid Evolutionary Approach to the Nurse Rostering Problem. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 14 (4): 580-590, 2010.

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  2. Burke, E. K; Hyde, M; Kendall, G and Woodward, J A Genetic Programming Hyper-Heuristic Approach for Evolving 2-D Strip Packing Heuristics. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 14 (6): 942-958, 2010.

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2008

  1. Bai, R; Burke, E. K and Kendall, G Heuristic, meta-heuristic and hyper-heuristic approaches for fresh produce inventory control and shelf space allocation. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 59 (10): 1387-1397, 2008.

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2003

  1. Burke, E. K; Kendall, G and Soubeiga, E A Tabu-Search Hyperheuristic for Timetabling and Rostering. Journal of Heuristics, 9 (6): 451-470, 2003.

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Book chapters

2014

  1. Kendall, G Evolutionary Computation in the Real World: Successes and Challenges. In Knowledge and Systems Engineering: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Volume 245, pages 5-5, Springer, 2014.

    This paper is an abstract of an invited talk I gave at the Fifth International Conference KSE (Knowledge and Systems Engineering) 2013. It forms a one page chapter in Knowledge and Systems Engineering: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Volume 245 (see here)

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2011

  1. Kendall, G and Burke, E.K Hyper-heuristics. In Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, Wiley, 2011.

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2010

  1. Burke, E.K; Hyde, M; Kendall, G; Ochoa, G; Ozcan, E and Woodward, J. R A Classification of Hyper-heuristic Approaches. In Handbook of Meta-Heuristics, pages 449-468, Kluwer, 2010.

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2009

  1. Burke, E. K; Hyde, M; Kendall, G; Ochoa, G; Özcan, E and Woodward, J. R Exploring hyper-heuristic methodologies with genetic programming. In Computational Intelligence: Collaboration, Fusion and Emergence, pages 177-201, Springer, Intelligent Systems Reference Library 1, 2009.

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2005

  1. Bai, R and Kendall, G Chapter 4: An Investigation of Automated Planograms Using a Simulated Annealing Based Hyper-Heuristic. In Metaheuristics: Progress as Real Problem Solvers (Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series, Volume 32, Part III), pages 87-108, Springer, 2005.

    A previous version of this paper was published in the 2003 Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC) proceedings

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  2. Kendall, G and Hussin, N. An Investigation of a Tabu Search Based Hyper-Heuristic for Examination Timetabling. In Selected papers the 1st International Conference on Multidisciplinary Scheduling: Theory and Applications, pages 309-328, Springer, 2005.

    An extended abstract of this paper appeared in the Proceedings of the 1st Multidisciplinary International Conference on Scheduling: Theory and Applications (MISTA 2003) pp 226-233

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2003

  1. Burke, E.K; Hart, E; Kendall, G; Newall, J; Ross, P and Schulenburg, S Hyper-Heuristics: An Emerging Direction in Modern Search Technology. In Handbook of Meta-Heuristics, pages 457-474, Kluwer, 2003.

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In Proceedings

2014

  1. Grobler, J; Engelbrecht, A.P; Kendall, G and Yadavalli, V.S.S The Entity-to-Algorithm Allocation Problem: Extending the Analysis. In Proceedings of the 2014 Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (IEEE SSCI 2014), 2014.

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  2. Grobler., J; Engelbrecht, A.P; Kendall, G and Yadavalli, V.S.S Heuristic Space Diversity Management in a Meta-Hyper-Heuristic Framework. In Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2014), pages 1863-1869, 2014.

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2013

  1. Grobler, J; Engelbrecht, A.P; Kendall, G and Yadavalli, V.S.S Multi-method algorithms: Investigating the entity-to-algorithm allocation problem. In Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), pages 570-577, 2013.

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2012

  1. Grobler, J; Engelbrecht, A. P; Kendall, G. and Yadavalli, S Investigating the Use of Local Search for Improving Meta-Hyper-Heuristic Performance. In Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, pages 3277-3284, 2012.

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2011

  1. Burke, E.K; Gendreau, M; Hyde, M; Kendall, G; McCollum, B; Ochoa, G; Parkes, A and Petrovic, S The Cross-domain Heuristic Search Challenge - An International Research Competition. In Proceedings of Learning and Intelligent Optmization (LION5), pages 631-634, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6683, 2011.

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  2. Burke, E.K; Q., Gu and Kendall, G A Hyper-Heuristic Approach to Strip Packing Problems. In Proceedings of Problem Parallel Solving from Nature (PPSN XI), Sep 2010, pages 465-474, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6238, 2011.

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  3. Gibbs, J; Kendall, G and Özcan, E Scheduling English Football Fixtures over the Holiday Period Using Hyper-heuristics. In Proceedings of Problem Parallel Solving from Nature (PPSN XI), Sep 2010, pages 496-505, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6238, 2011.

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  4. Landa-Silva, D; Wang, Y; Donovan, P and Kendall, G Hybrid Heuristic for Multi-carrier Transportation Plans. In Proceedings of The Ninth Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC 2011), pages S1-23–1-S1-23–9, Udine, Italy, 2011.

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  5. Swan, J; Özcan, E and Kendall, G Hyperion - A recursive hyperheuristic framework. In Proceedings of Learning and Intelligent Optmization (LION5), pages 610-630, Lectures Notes in Computer Science 6683, 2011.

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2010

  1. Burke, E.K; Curtois, T; Hyde, M; Kendall, G; Ochoa, G; Petrovic, S; Vázquez-Rodríguez, J.A and Gendreau, M Iterated Local Search vs. Hyper-heuristics: Towards General-Purpose Search Algorithms. In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2010), pages 3073-3080, 2010.

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  2. Burke, E.K; Hyde, M.R and Kendall, G Providing a memory mechanism to enhance the evolutionary design of heuristics. In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2010), pages 3883-3890, 2010.

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  3. Grobler, J; Engelbrecht, A.P; Kendall, G and Yadavalli, V.S.S Alternative hyper-heuristic strategies for multi-method global optimization. In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2010), pages 826-833, 2010.

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2009

  1. Allen, S; Burke, E.K; Hyde, M and Kendall, G Evolving Reusable 3D Packing Heuristics with Genetic Programming. In Proceedings of the 11th Annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO 2009), pages 931-938, 2009.

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  2. Burke, E. K; Curtois, T; Kendall, G; Hyde, M; Ochoa, G; Vazquez-Rodriguez, J.A and Petrovic, S Towards the 'Decathlon 'Challenge' of search heuristics. In Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference Companion on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2009): Late Breaking Papers, pages 2205-2208, Montreal, Canada. 8-12 July, 2009.

    Please note that this paper appeared in the Late Breaking Papers proceedings

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  3. Hyde, M; Burke, E. K and Kendall, G Evolving human-competitive reusable 2D strip packing heuristics. In Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference Companion on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2009): Late Breaking Papers, pages 2189-2191, Montreal, Canada. 8-12 July, 2009.

    Please note that this paper appeared in the Late Breaking Papers proceedings

    A follow up journal paper (Burke, E. K; Hyde, M; Kendall, G and Woodward, J A Genetic Programming Hyper-Heuristic Approach for Evolving 2-D Strip Packing Heuristics. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 14 (6): 942-958, 2010) can be seen here

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2008

  1. Burke, E.K; Kendall, G; Misir, M and Ozcan, E A Study of Simulated Annealing Hyperheuristics. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT 2008), 18-22 August 2008, Montreal, Canada, 2008.

    This was published in the proceedings as an abstract (not a full paper)

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2007

  1. Bai, R; Burke, E.K; Gendreau, M; Kendall, G and McCollum, B Memory Length in Hyper-heuristics: An Empirical Study. In Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Scheduling (CISched2007), pages 173-178, 2007.

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  2. Burke, E.K; Hyde, M.R; Kendall, G and Woodward, J Automatic Heuristic Generation with Genetic Programming: Evolving a Jack-of-all-Trades or a Master of One. In Proceedings of the 9th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation (GECCO 20077, pages 1559-1565, London, UK, 2007.

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  3. Burke, E. K; Hyde, M; Kendall, G and Woodward, J The Scalability of Evolved On Line Bin Packing Heuristics. In Proceedings of Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2007), pages 2530-2537, 2007.

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  4. Chen, P-C.; Kendall, G and Berghe, G. V. An Ant Based Hyper-heuristic for the Travelling Tournament Problem. In Proceedings of 2007 IEEE Symposium of Computational Intelligence in Scheduling (CISched 2007), pages 19-26, 2007.

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2006

  1. Burke, E.K; Hyde, M.R and Kendall, G Evolving Bin Packing Heuristics with Genetic Programming. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN 2006), pages 860-869, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4193, 2006.

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2005

  1. Burke, E; Kendall, G; Silva, D. L.; O'Brien, R and Soubeiga, E. An ant algorithm hyperheuristic for the project presentation scheduling problem. In Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, pages 2263-2270, 2005.

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  2. Kendall, G and Hussin, N. M. A Tabu Search Hyper-heuristic Approach to the Examination Timetabling Problem at the MARA University of Technology. In Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling V, pages 270-293, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3616, 2005.

    A previous version of this paper was published in the 2004 PATAT proceedings

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2004

  1. Kendall, G and Hussin, N. M Tabu Search Hyper-Heuristic Approach to the Examination Timetabling Problem at University Technology MARA. In Proceedings of the 5th international conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT), pages 199-217, Pittsburgh, USA, 2004.

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  2. Kendall, G and Mohamad, M Channel assignment in cellular communication using a great deluge hyper-heuristic. In Proceedings of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Networks (ICON 2004), pages 769-773, Singapore, 2004.

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  3. Kendall, G and Mohamad, M Channel Assignment Optimisation Using a Hyper-Heuristic. In Proceedings of the 2004 IEEE Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems (CIS 2004), pages 790-795, Singapore, 2004.

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  4. Kendall, G and Hussin, N. M. A Tabu Search Hyper-heuristic Approach to the Examination Timetabling Problem at the MARA University of Technology. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling, pages 199-217, 2004.

    A later version of this paper was published in the selected volume of papers from the conference

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2003

  1. Ayob, M and Kendall, G A Monte Carlo Hyper-Heuristic To Optimise Component Placement Sequencing For Multi Head Placement Machine. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent Technologies (InTech'03), pages 132-141, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 2003.

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  2. Bai, R and Kendall, G An Investigation of Automated Planograms Using a Simulated Annealing Based Hyper-heuristics. In Proceedings of The Fifth Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC 2003), pages 03-1-03-7, Kyoto International Conference Hall, Kyoto, Japan, 2003.

    An extended version of this paper was published in post-conference, selected papers book.

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  3. Burke, E. K; Kendall, G; O’Brien, R. F. J; Redrup, D and Soubeiga, E An Ant-Algorithm Hyper-heuristic. In Proceedings of The Fifth Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC 2003), pages 10-1-10-10, Kyoto, Japan, 2003.

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  4. Han, L and Kendall, G Guided Operators for a Hyper-Heuristic Genetic Algorithm. In Proceedings of AI 2003: Advances in Artificial Intelligence 16th Australian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pages 807-820, Perth, Australia, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2903, 2003.

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  5. Han, L and Kendall, G An investigation of a tabu assisted hyper-heuristic genetic algorithm. In Proceedings of the The IEEE 2003 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2003), pages 2230-2237, Canberra, Australia, 2003.

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2002

  1. Cowling, P; Kendall, G and Han, L An investigation of a hyperheuristic genetic algorithm applied to a trainer scheduling problem. In Proceedings of the 2002 Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2002), pages 1185-1190, Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel, Honolulu, Hawaii, 12-17 may, 2002.

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  2. Cowling, P; Kendall, G and Soubeiga, E Hyperheuristics: A Tool for Rapid Prototyping in Scheduling and Optimisation. In Applications of Evolutionary Computing : Proceedings of Evo Workshops 2002, pages 269-287, Springer-Verlag, Kinsale, Ireland, 3-4 April, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2279, 2002.

    The DOI link gives the page numbers as 269-287, the PDF show the page numbers as 1-10. We assume the DOI citation is correct (i.e. pages 269-287)

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  3. Cowling, P; Kendall, G and Soubeiga, E Hyperheuristics: A Robust Optimisation Method Applied to Nurse Scheduling. In Proceedings of Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN VII), pages 851-860, Springer-Verlag, Granada, Spain, 7-11 September, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2439, 2002.

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  4. Han, L; Kendall, G and Cowling, P An Adaptive Length Chromosome Hyperheuristic Genetic Algorithm for a Trainer Scheduling Problem. In Proceedings of the 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Simulated Evolution And Learning (SEAL2002), pages 267-271, Orchid Country Club, Singapore, November 18-22, 2002.

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  5. Kendall, G; Soubeiga, E and Cowling, P Choice Function and Random HyperHeuristics. In Proceedings of the 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Simulated Evolution And Learning (SEAL 2002), pages 667-671, Orchid Country Club, Singapore, November 18-22, 2002.

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2001

  1. Cowling, P; Kendall, G and Soubeiga, E A Hyperheuristic Approach to Scheduling a Sales Summit. In Selected papers from the 3rd International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT 2001), pages 176-190, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2079, 2001.

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  2. Cowling, P; Kendall, G and Soubeiga, E A Parameter-Free Hyperheuristic for Scheduling a Sales Summit. In Proceedings of the 4th Metahuristics International Conference (MIC 2001), pages 127-131, 16-20 July 2001, Porto Portugal, 2001.

    There is not an abstract for this paper, so we have used the introduction as the abstract.

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