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

I am a member of the Automated Scheduling, Optimisation and Planning Research Group
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How are football fixtures worked out?
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Latest Blog Post

How Isaac Newton could help you beat the casino at roulette

Random Blog Post

Prediction of sporting events: A Scientific Approach

Publication(s)

Channel assignment in cellular communication using a great deluge hyper-heuristic
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Hyper-Heuristics: An Emerging Direction in Modern Search Technology
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Youth Sports Leagues Scheduling
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Exploring hyper-heuristic methodologies with genetic programming
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Sport Papers

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

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Kendall, G and Lenten, L. J. A When Sports Rules Go Awry. European Journal of Operational Research, 257 (2): 377-394, 2017.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2012

  1. Bai, R; Kendall, G; Qu, R and Atkin, J Tabu assisted guided local search approaches for freight service network design. Information Sciences, 189: 266-281, 2012.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2010

  1. Kendall, G; Knust, S; Ribeiro, C. C and Urrutia, S Scheduling in sports: An annotated bibliography. Computers & Operations Research, 37 (1): 1-19, 2010.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2008

  1. Kendall, G Scheduling English football fixtures over holiday periods. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 59 (6): 743-755, 2008.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

Book chapters

2014

  1. Burke, E.K and Kendall, G Chapter 1: Introduction. In Search Methodologies: Introductory Tutorials in Optimization and Decision Support Techniques, 2nd ed., pages 1-17, Springer, 2014.

    This is the introductory chapter that we wrote for this book

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2013

  1. Kendall, G; McCollum, B; Cruz, F; McMullan, P and While, L Scheduling English Football Fixtures: Consideration of Two Conflicting Objectives. In Hybrid Metaheuristics, pages 369-385, Springer, Studies in Computational Intelligence 434, 2013.

    This book chapter is part of the book Hybrid Metaheuristics

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

  2. Kendall, G and Westphal, S Sports Scheduling: Minimizing Travel for English Football Supporters. In Autoomated Scheduling and Planning: Studies in Computational Intelligence, pages 61-90, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013.

    This book chapter is part of the book Automated Scheduling and Planning

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2005

  1. Burke, E.K and Kendall, G Chapter 1: Introduction. In Search Methodologies: Introductory Tutorials in Optimization and Decision Support Techniques, pages 5-18, Springer, 2005.

    This is the introductory chapter that we wrote for this book

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

In Proceedings

2015

  1. Sabar, N.R; Chong, S.Y and Kendall, G A Hybrid Differential Evolution Algorithm - Game Theory for the Berth Allocation Problem. In Proceedings of the 18th Asia Pacific Symposium on Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems, pages 77-87, 2015.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2011

  1. 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.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

  2. 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 S1-231-S1-239, Udine, Italy, 2011.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

2010

  1. Bai, R; Kendall, G and Li, J An efficient guided local search approach for service network design problem with asset balancing. In In proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Logistics Systems and Intelligent Management, pages 110-115, 2010.

    More details for this paper (incl. download information, abstract, bibtex, journal ranking (if applicable) etc.) is available here

  2. Kendall, G; McCollum, B; Cruz, F and McMullan, P Scheduling English Football Fixtures: Consideration of Two Conflicting Objectives. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT 2010), pages 1-15, 11-13 August 2010, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, 2010.

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  3. Moody, D; Kendall, G and Bar-Noy, A An efficient and robust approach to generate high quality solutions for the Traveling Tournament Problem. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT 2010), pages 273-282, 2010.

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  4. Moody, D; Kendall, G and Bar-Noy, A Youth Sports Leagues Scheduling. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT 2010), pages 283-293, 11-13 August 2010, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, 2010.

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2008

  1. Hamid, N. A. and Kendall, G Maximising Stadium Attendance: A Case Study of Malaysian Football. 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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  2. Kendall, G; While, L; McCollum, B and Cruz, F A Multiobjective Approach for UK Football Scheduling. 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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  3. Ryckbosch, F; Berghe, G. V. and Kendall, G A Heuristic Approach for the Travelling Tournament Problem using Optimal Travelling Salesman Tours. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT 2008), 2008.

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

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2007

  1. 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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