10. Metaheuristics for the Multimodal Optimization of Hazmat Transports

  1. Prof. Genserik L. L. Reniers2,3 and
  2. Prof. Luca Zamparini4,5
  1. Kenneth Sörensen,
  2. Pablo Maya Duque,
  3. Christine Vanovermeire and
  4. Marco Castro

Published Online: 30 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch10

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

How to Cite

Sörensen, K., Maya Duque, P., Vanovermeire, C. and Castro, M. (2012) Metaheuristics for the Multimodal Optimization of Hazmat Transports, in Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems (eds G. L. L. Reniers and L. Zamparini), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Antwerp, Antwerp Research Group on Safety and Security (ARGoSS), Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium

  2. 3

    HUB, KULeuven Centre for Economics and Corporate, Sustainability (CEDON), Stormstraat 2, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

  3. 4

    Università del Salento, Dipartimento di Studi Giuridici, Via per Monteroni snc, 73100 Lecce, Italy

  4. 5

    Faculty of Social, Political and Regional Studies, Cittadella della Ricerca di Brindisi-Mesagne, 72100 Brindisi, Italy

Author Information

  1. ANT/OR – University of Antwerp, Operations Research Group, Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329908

Online ISBN: 9783527664818

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Keywords:

  • metaheuristics;
  • multimodal optimization;
  • hazmat transports;
  • risk factors;
  • operations research/management science

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Metaheuristics

  • Characteristics of Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Optimization Problems and the Case for Using Metaheuristics

  • Metaheuristics for Multimodal Hazmat Transportation

  • A Metaheuristic for Multimodal Hazmat Transportation

  • Conclusions and Research Opportunities

  • Bibliography