Extraord. Prof. Dr. Frank Werner

Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg

Institute of Mathematical Programming


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Below you find a list of 264 appeared and 4 accepted publications (partly with the possibility to download) as well as some activities in preparation. Appeared publications (printed and/or online) include only refereed contributions: textbooks, monographs, book chapters, journal papers and conference proceedings and in addition book reviews for journals. Further preprints can be found and downloaded from the list of preprints of the FMA here.
Information with the possibility to download further journal papers can be found in the Research Portal Saxony-Anhalt, under Google Scholar, under Web of Science (an access authorization is required), in the ACM Portal, in the SCOPUS Database (an access authorization is required), on the DBLP Computer Science Bibliography Server Trier, under AMiner, in the OvGU Portal (from 2000), under ResearchGate, under FreeSearch, under Microsoft Academic Search, under Visual Library.Net, under AceMap, under Academia.edu   Follow me on Academia.edu, under Scinapse   or under Semantic Scolar.
  

Publication Details and Citation Reports from the databases SCOPUS and Web of Science (WoS):

SCOPUS: SCOPUS contains currently 153 of my papers/books from the period 1986 - 2018 which are cited 1907 times by 1372 papers. My current SCOPUS h-index is 26.

WoS: Web of Science (all databases) contains currently 119 of my papers/books from the period 1988 - 2018 which are cited 1602 times by 1151 papers. My current WoS h-index is 23.

Google Scholar: My current Google Scholar h-index is 39 (citations of papers) any my ResearchGate h-index is 32 (citations of papers).

(Date: 19 Sep 2018;   an h-index (Hirsch index) of k means that among the papers of the corresponding author in the corresponding database, at least k papers have been cited each at least k times by other papers).

ResearcherID: D-5492-2013 (publications: 233; citations: 1513; h-index: 22; with download possibility of papers and detailed citation metrics)

ORCID: 0000-0002-0709-3591 (with download possibility of papers)

Currently there are 110 of my papers listed in Zentralblatt für Mathematik (from the period 1986 - 2018) and 101 of my papers are listed in Mathematical Reviews (from the period 1986 - 2018).

  
  Appeared Publications  (264)

(The following ISI journal impact factor refer in each case to the first year after the publication when the citations of the corresponding papers have been used for the calculation of the impact factor or, if not yet available, to the current impact factor 2016. A similar measure is the Elsevier CiteScore factor which can be found here).

2018

  • Lange, J.; Werner, F.:    Approaches to Modeling Train Scheduling Problems as Job-Shops with Blocking Constraints, Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 21, No. 2, 2018, 191 - 207; DOI: 10.1007/s10951-017-0526-0; download pdf   (journal impact factor 2017: 1.153).

  • Amaro, V.; Diaz-Ramirez, A.; Flores-Rios, B.; Gonzalez-Navarro, F.F.; Werner, F.; Burtseva, L.:    A Scheduling Extension Scheme of the Earliest Deadline First Policy for Hard Real-Time Uniprocessor Systems Integrated on POSIX Threads Based on Unix, International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering; Vol. 33, No. 1, 31 - 40 (early version also as Preprint 07/16, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 20 Seiten)  (journal impact factor 2017: 0.855).

  • Nasiri, M.M.; Rahbari, A.; Werner, F.; Karimi, R.: Incorporating Supplier Selection and Order Allocation into the Vehicle Routing and Multi-Cross-Dock Scheduling Problem, International Journal of Production Research; published online (will be contained in Vol. 56, No. 19, 2018); 26 pages DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1471241; download pdf  (journal impact factor 2017: 2.623).

  • Werner, F.; Burtseva, L.; Sotskov, Y.; Special Issue on Algorithms for Scheduling Problems, Algorithms, 11(6), 87, 2018   (Call for Papers and published papers).

  • Lange, J.; Werner, F.:    A permutation-based neighborhood for the blocking job-shop problem with total tardiness minimization, in Kliewer, N.; Ehmke, J.F.; Borndörfer, R. (eds.), Operations Research Proceedings 2017, Springer, 2018, 581 - 586; DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-89920-6_77; ISBN 978-3-319-89913-0; (download pdf).

  • Gholami, O.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Genetic Algorithms for Hybrid Job-Shop Problems with Minimizing the Makespan or Mean Flow Time, Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems; published online; Vol. 17, No. 4, 2018, 1 - 26; DOI: 10.1142/S0219686718500269; (download pdf)   (frühe Version auch als Preprint 02/16, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 25 Seiten, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.2983.5127).

  • Werner, F.; Burtseva, L.; Sotskov, Y. (eds.); Algorithms for Scheduling Problems, MDPI AG, Basel / Switzerland; Book, July 2018, 204 pages; ISBN 978-3-03897-119-1 (Pbk), 978-3-03897-120-7 (PDF) (download pdf).

    2017

  • Bozek, A.; Werner, F.: Flexible Job Shop Scheduling with Lot Streaming and Sublot Size Optimisation, International Journal of Production Research; published online; 21 pages; (will be contained in Vol. 56, No. 19, 2018); DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2017.1346322; download pdf (early version under the title 'Models and Optimization Approaches for Flexible Job Shop Scheduling with Lot Sizing' also as Preprint 10/16, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2016, 29 Seiten, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.12436.71048)  (journal impact factor 2017: 2.623).

  • Lai, T.-C.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Werner, F.:    The Optimality Box in Uncertain Data for Minimising the Sum of the Weighted Job Completion Times, International Journal of Production Research; 27 pages; published online; (will be contained in Vol. 56, No. 19, 2018); DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2017.1398426; download pdf (frühe Version auch als Preprint 01/17, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2017, 23 pages, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.23874.17608)  (journal impact factor 2017: 2.623).

  • Lazarev, A.A.; Arkhipov, D.I.; Werner, F.: Scheduling Jobs with Equal Processing Times on a Single Machine: Minimizing Maximum Lateness and Makespan, Optimization Letters; Vol. 11, No. 1, 2017, 165 - 177; download pdf; DOI: 10.1007/s11590-016-1003-y (journal impact factor 2017: 1.013).

  • Baptiste, P.; Kovalyov, M.; Orlovich, Y.; Werner, F.; Zverovich, I.:    Graphs with Maximal Induced Matchings of the Same Size, Discrete Applied Mathematics; Vol. 216, Part I, 2017, 15 - 28; DOI: 10.1016/j.dam.2016.08.015; download pdf  (journal impact factor 2017: 0.932).

  • Metelsky, Y.; Schemeleva, K.; Werner, F.: A Finite Characterization and Recognition of Intersection Graphs of Hypergraphs with a Rank of at Most 3 and a Multiplicity of at Most 2 in the Class of Threshold Graphs , Discussiones Mathematicae Graph Theory, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2017, 13 - 28; download pdf ; DOI: 10.7151/dmgt.1916.

  • Delgado Arana, E.M.; Burtseva, L.; Flores-Rios, B.; Ibarra, R.; Werner, F.:    A Batch Sequencing Model for a Semiconductor Packaging Company, Engineering Letters, Vol. 25, No. 2, 205 - 213, 2017; download pdf.

  • Ni, Y.; Werner, F.:    Material Handling Tools for a Discrete Manufacturing System: A Comparison of Optimization and Simulation, in: Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Circuits, System and Simulation (ICCSS 2017), DOI: 10.1109/CIRSYSSIM.2017.8023190; ISBN: 978-1-5386-0391-8; London / UK, July 14 - 17, 2017, 97 - 102; download pdf.

  • Sotskov, Y.; Egorova, N.; Werner, F.:    A Permutation with Maximum Parallelepiped Optimality of Service Requirements with Interval Durations, Economics, Modeling, Forecasting, Minsk, Vol. 11, 2017, 104 - 116 (in Russian); ISSN 2218-0435; download pdf.

  • Burtseva, L.; Werner, F.:    Using Mathematical Tessellation to Model Spherical Particle Packing Structures, in: Matthew A. Rowe (ed.): Mathematical Research Summaries, Vol. 1, Nova Science Publishers, 2017, ISBN 978-153612021-9.

  • Werner, F.:    A Survey of Genetic Algorithms for Shop Scheduling Problems, in: Matthew A. Rowe (ed.): Mathematical Research Summaries, Vol. 2, Nova Science Publishers, 2017, 15 - 16; ISBN 978-153612200-8.

    2016

  • Werner, F.:    A Refresher Course in Mathematics , Bookboon Publishers; May 2016, 284 pages, ISBN: 978-87-403-1319-2 (ad-supported book is freely downloadable from the publisher's website: download) (Table of Contents;   Preface); average customer evaluation: ***** (24 reviews, date: 5 Jun 2018)  (the questions of a multiple choice self-test related to the contents of the book can be found under MC self-test: questions, and the answers to the questions can be found under MC self-test: answers).

  • Ivanov, D.; Dolgui, A.; Sokolov, B.; Werner, F.:    Schedule Robustness Analysis with the Help of Attainable Sets in a Continuous Flow Problem under Capacity Constraints, International Journal of Production Research; Vol. 54, No. 11, 2016, 3397 - 3413; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2015.1129467; download pdf  (journal impact factor 2017: 2.623).

  • Ivanov, D.; Dolgui, A.; Sokolov, B.; Werner, F., Ivanova, M.:    A Dynamic Model and an Algorithm for Short-Term Supply Chain Scheduling in the Smart Factory Industry 4.0, International Journal of Production Research; Vol. 54, No. 2, 2016, 386 - 402; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2014.999958; download pdf;  (journal impact factor 2017: 2.623) (Best Paper Award).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing the Makespan for the Two-Machine Scheduling Problem with a Single Server: Two Algorithms for Very Large Instances, Engineering Optimization; Vol. 48, No. 1, 2016, 173 - 183; DOI: 10.1080/0305215X.2015.1005083; download pdf;  (journal impact factor 2017: 1.622).

  • Burtseva, L.; Valdez Salas, B.; Romero, R.; Werner, F.:    Recent Advances on Modeling of Structures of Multi-Component Mixtures Using a Sphere Packing Approach, International Journal of Nanotechnology, Vol. 13, Nos. 1/2/3, 2016, 44 - 59; DOI: 10.1504/IJNT.2016.074522; download pdf;  (journal impact factor 2017: 0.512).

  • Lazarev, A.A.; Arkhipov, D.I.; Werner, F.: On a Generalized Single Machine Scheduling Problem with Time-Dependent Processing Times, IFAC-PapersOnLine; Vol. 49, No. 12, 2016, 226 - 230; DOI: 10.1016/j.ifacol.2016.07.603; download pdf (also in Preprints of the 8th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modelling, Management and Control, Troyes / France, 28 - 30 June 2016, 230 - 234; download pdf ).

  • Tsadikovich, D.; Levner, E.; Tell, H.; Werner, F.: Integrated Demand-Response Scheduling of Maintenance and Transportation Operations in Military Supply Chains, International Journal of Production Research; Vol. 54, No. 19, 2016, 5798 - 5810; download pdf; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2016.1178864  (journal impact factor 2017: 2.623).

  • Delgado Arana, E.M.; Burtseva, L.; Flores-Rios, B.; Ibarra, R.; Werner, F.:    Flexible Planning Model for a High Tech Company with High Volume - High Mixture, in: Lecture Notes in Engineering and Computer Science: Proceedings of WCECS 2016, San Francisco / USA; October 19 - 21, 2016, Vol. II, 952 - 957; ISBN 978-988-14047-1-8 (download pdf; slides of talk)  (Certificate of merit).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Mathematical Models and Heuristic Algorithms for Scheduling Identical Parallel Machines with a Single Server: A Survey, Proceedings of the Workshop 'Tanaev's Readings', Minsk / Belarus, March 27 - 29, 2016, 212 - 216 (download pdf).

  • Arkhipov, D.I.; Lazarev, A.A.; Werner, F.: On the Method of 'Filling of sets' for a Single Machine Scheduling Problem Proceedings of the Workshop 'Tanaev's Readings', Minsk / Belarus, March 27 - 29, 2016, 4 - 8 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A New Effective Algorithm to Solve an Investment Problem (in Russian), Avtomatika i Telemekhanika, No. 9, 2016, 150 - 166, ISSN 0005-2310 (download pdf).

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A New Effective Dynamic Program for an Investment Optimization Problem Automation and Remote Control; Vol. 77, No. 9, 2016, 1633 - 1648; DOI: 10.1134/S0005117916090101; download pdf; (early version under the title 'Solving an Investment Problem by an Improved Graphical Approach' also as Preprint 02/13, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 20 pages).

    2015

  • Burtseva, L.; Werner, F.:    Using Mathematical Tessellation to Model Spherical Particle Packing Structures, in: Albert R. Baswell (ed.): Advances of Mathematics Research, Vol. 20, Nova Science Publishers, 2015, 1 - 26; ISBN 978-1-63482-741-6 (Hardcover), 978-1-63482-742-3 (Ebook).

  • Burtseva, L.; Valdez Salas, B.; Werner, F.; Petranovskii, V.:    Packing of Monosized Spheres in a Cylindrical Container: Models and Approaches, Revista Mexicana de Fisica E, Vol. 61, No. 1, 2015, 20 - 27 (download pdf).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    A Minimal Dominant Set of Critical Paths for the Uncertain Project-Network, International Journal of Operational Research / Nepal, Vol. 4, 2015, 19 - 32 (download pdf).

  • Burtseva, L.; Werner, F.; Valdez Salas, B.; Pestriakov, A.; Romero, R.; Petranovskii, V.:    Tessellation Methods for Modeling the Material Structure, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 756, TransTech Publications, Switzerland, 2015, 426 - 435; DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.756.426.

  • Burtseva, L.; Valdez Salas, B.; Werner, F.; Petranovskii, V.:    Consistent Patterns of Encapsulating Hard Spheres in Restricted Volumes: Modeling the Confinement of Nanoparticles in Nanoporous Matrices, Materials of the 5th International Colloids Conference, Amsterdam / Netherlands, 21 - 24 June 2015, P082 (download poster as pdf).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Werner, F.:    Optimal Planning of Time Management with Interval Durations of the Activities, Economics, Modelling, Forecasting, Volume 9, 2015, 96 - 104 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Lazarev, A.A.; Arkhipov, D.I.; Werner, F.:    Single Machine Scheduling: Finding the Pareto Set with Equal Processing Times with Respect to Criteria L_max and C_max, Proceedings of the 7th MISTA Conference, Prague / Czech Republic, 25 - 28 August 2015, ISSN 2305-249X, 797 - 800 (download pdf).

  • Burtseva, L.; Werner, F.:    Using Mathematical Tessellation to Model Spherical Particle Packing Structures, International Journal of Mathematics, Game Theory and Algebra, Vol. 24, No. 2 - 3, 2015, 249 - 275; ISSN 1060 - 9881.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Werner, F.:    The Optimality Box of a Schedule Minimizing the Sum of the Weighted Completion Times of the Jobs, Vesti NAN Belarus, Ser. Phys.-Mat. Sciences, Volume 4, 2015, 103 - 111 (in Russian) (download pdf).

    2014

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Graphical Approach to Solve an Investment Optimization Problem Problems, Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms in Operations Research; Vol. 13, No. 4, 2014, 597 - 614; DOI: 10.1007/s10852-013-9248-2; download pdf).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Interference for Scheduling Two Parallel Machines with a Single Server, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 52, No. 24, 2014, 7148 - 7158; download pdf; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2014.961211  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.693).

  • Briskorn, D.; Pesch, E.; Werner, F (eds.):    New Developments in Scheduling and Manufacturing Special Issue in International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 52, No. 13, 2014, 3755 - 3757 (guest editorial); DOI for Editorial: 10.1080/00207543.2014.914754  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.693)

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Werner, F.:    A New Graphical Approach for Solving Single Machine Scheduling Problems Approximately, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 52, No. 13, 2014; 3762 - 3777; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2014.922708; download pdf  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.693).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Simulated Annealing and Genetic Algorithms for the Two-Machine Scheduling Problem with a Single Server , International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 52, No. 13, 2014, 3778 - 3792; download pdf; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2013.874607  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.693).

  • Vakhania, N.; Hernandez, J.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling Unrelated Machines with Two Types of Jobs, International Journal of Production Research; Vol. 52, No. 13, 2014, 3793 - 3801; download pdf; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2014.888789  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.693).

  • Khadka, S.R.; Werner, F.:    Lower and Upper Bounds for the Total Product Rate Variation Problem, Neural, Parallel and Scientific Computations, Vol. 22, No. 3, 2014, 389 - 398 (ISSN: 1061 5369).

  • Sotskov, Y.; Matsveichuk, N.; Kasiankou, A.; Werner, F.   Time Management Based on Two-Machine Flowshop Scheduling with Uncertain Processing Times, International Journal Information Technologies & Knowledge, Vol. 8, No. 3, 212 - 224 (download pdf).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Total Weighted Completion Time Approximately for the Parallel Machine Problem With a Single Server , Information Processing Letters, Vol. 114, No. 9, 2014, 500 - 503; DOI: 10.1016/j.ipl.2014.04.005  (journal impact factor 2015: 0.605).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Approximability Results for the Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling Problem with a Single Type of Resources, Annals of Operations Research; Vol. 213, No. 1, 2014, 115 - 130; DOI: 10.1007/s10479-012-1106-5  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.406).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Block Models for Scheduling Jobs on Two Parallel Machines with a Single Server, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 41, No.1, 2014, 94 - 97; DOI: 10.1016/j.cor.2013.08.015  (journal impact factor 2015: 1.988).

  • Sotskov, Y.; Werner, F. (Eds.):    Sequencing and Scheduling with Inaccurate Data, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, New York, January 2014, 432 pages; Hardcover (ISBN 978-1-62948-677-2) and Ebook (ISBN 978-1-62948-722-9); Information at Publisher's Website).

  • Sotskov, Y.; Werner, F.:    A Stability Approach to Sequencing and Scheduling under Uncertainty, in Sotskov, Y.; Werner, F.; (Eds.):   Sequencing and Scheduling with Inaccurate Data, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, New York, January 2014, Chapter 12, 283 - 343; Hardcover (ISBN 978-1-62948-677-2) and Ebook (ISBN 978-1-62948-722-9)    (free ebook download).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    A Hybridization of Harmony Search and Simulated Annealing to Minimize Mean Flow Time for the Two-Machine Scheduling Problem with a Single Server, International Journal of Operational Research Nepal, Vol. 3, 2014, 9 - 26.

  • Werner, F.; Kravchenko, S.; Hasani, K.:    Minimizing Mean Flow Time for the Two-Machine Scheduling Problem With a Single Server , Informatika, No. 1, 2014, 15 - 24 (in Russian; download pdf; English version as Preprint 12/13, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 14 pages).

    2013

  • Carballo, L.; Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    Reducing Efficiently the Search Space for Multiprocessor Job Shop Problems, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 51, No. 23 - 24, 2013, 7105 - 7119; DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2013.837226; (download pdf)  (journal impact factor 2014: 1.477).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Lai, T.-C.; Werner, F.:    Measures of Problem Uncertainty for Scheduling with Interval Processing Times, OR Spectrum, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2013, 659 - 689; DOI: 10.1007/s00291-012-0306-3  (journal impact factor 2014: 0.987).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Single Machine Total Tardiness Maximization Problems: Complexity and Algorithms, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 207, No. 1, 2013, 121 - 136; DOI:10.1007/s10479-012-1288-x; ((download pdf))  (journal impact factor 2014: 1.217).

  • Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Maximum Lateness of Jobs with Naturally Bounded Job Data on a Single Machine in Polynomial Time, Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 501, 2013, 72 - 81; DOI: 10.1016/j.tcs.2013.07.001  (journal impact factor 2014: 0.657).

  • Werner, F.: A Survey of Genetic Algorithms for Shop Scheduling Problems, in Siarry, P. (ed.): Heuristics: Theory and Applications, Nova Science Publishers, March 2013, 161 - 222 (ISBN 978-1-62417-637-1, Chapter 8)    (early unrefereed and extended version also as Preprint 31/11, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2011, 66 pages).

  • Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Erratum to 'Minimizing Total Tardiness on Parallel Machines with Preemptions', Journal of Scheduling; Vol. 16. No. 4, 439 - 441; DOI: 10.1007/s10951-013-0313-5)  (journal impact factor 2014: 1.028).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Lai, T.-C.; Werner, F.:    The Stability Box for Minimizing Total Flow Time under Uncertain Data, in: Pina et al. (eds.) Simulation and Modelling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer, Vol. 197, Part 2, 2013, 39 - 55 (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-34336-0_3).

  • Gholami, O.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Fast Edge-Orientation Algorithms for Job-Shop Scheduling Problems with Applications to Train Scheduling, International Journal of Operational Research / Nepal, Vol. 2, 2013, 19 - 32 (download pdf).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Note on the Paper 'Single Machine Scheduling Problems with Financial Resource Constraints: Some Complexity Results and Properties' by E.R. Gafarov et al., Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 65, No. 3, 2013, 262  (journal impact factor 2014: 0.462).

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Graphical Algorithm for Solving an Investment Optimization Problem, in: Kendall, G., Vanden Berghe, G., McCollum, B. (eds): Proceedings of the 6th MISTA Conference (MISTA 2013), 27 - 29 August 2013, Ghent / Belgium, 290 - 299 (download pdf) (Slides of the talk: download pdf).

  • Hasani, K.; Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Makespan Minimization for a Two-Machine Scheduling Problem with a Single Server, Preprints of MIM 2013, 19 - 21 June 2013, St. Petersburg / Russia, 1380 - 1385 (download pdf) (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, July 2013, 1364 - 1369, ISBN 978-3-902823-35-9; Identifier: 10.3182/20130619-3-RU-3018.00199) (Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Graphical Approach for Solving Single Machine Scheduling Problems Approximately , Preprints of MIM 2013, 19 - 21 June 2013, St. Petersburg / Russia, 1356 - 1361 (download pdf) (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, July 2013, 1340 - 1345, ISBN 978-3-9022823-35-9; Identifier: 10.3182/20130619-3-RU-3018.00010) (Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Sotskov, Y.; Gholami, O.; Werner, F.:    Solving a Job-Shop Scheduling Problem by an Adaptive Algorithm Based on Learning, Preprints of MIM 2013, 19 - 21 June 2013, St. Petersburg / Russia, 1368 - 1373 (download pdf) (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, July 2013, 1352 - 1357, ISBN 978-3-902823-35-9; Identifier: 10.3182/20130619-3-RU-3018.00126) (Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Gafarov, E.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Solving an Investment Problem by an Improved Graphical Approach , Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Production Research, 28 July - 1 August 2013, Iguassu Falls / Brazil, 6 pages (download pdf)).

    2012

  • Lazarev, A.; Tkindt, V.; Werner, F. (guest editors):    Scheduling in Manufacturing Systems , Special Issue, Vol. 39, No. 6, 2012, 110 p. (in particular: Guest Editorial, 1195 - 1196)  (journal impact factor 2013: 1.718).

  • Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Total Tardiness on Parallel Machines with Preemptions, Journal of Scheduling; Vol. 15, No. 2, 2012, 193 - 200  (journal impact factor 2013: 1.186).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Transforming a Pseudo-Polynomial Algorithm for the Single Machine Total Tardiness Maximization Problem into a Polynomial One, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 196, 2012, 247 - 261; (download pdf)  (journal impact factor 2013: 1.103).

  • Janiak, A.; Janiak, W.; Kovalyov, M.; Werner, F.:    Soft Due Window Assignment and Scheduling of Unit-Time Jobs on Parallel Machines, 4OR - A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 10, No. 4, 2012, 347 - 360 (download pdf - open access)   (among the 5 most downloaded papers of this journal within the last 90 days in August 2012)  (journal impact factor 2013: 0.918).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Note on a Single Machine Scheduling with Generalized Total Tardiness Objective Function, Information Processing Letters, Vol. 112, No. 3, 2012, 72 - 76 (among the 25 most downloaded papers of this journal in Science Direct within the last 90 days in January 2012)  (journal impact factor 2013: 0.479).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Gholami, O.; Werner, F.:    Heuristic Algorithms for a Job-Shop Problem with Minimizing Total Job Tardiness , Proceedings of the III International Conference 'Optimization and Applications' OPTIMA-2012, Costa da Caparica / Portugal, 23 September - 30 September 2012, 245 - 249 (download pdf) (Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing a Regular Function on Uniform Machines with Ordered Completion Times, in: Zoltan Adam Mann (ed.): Linear Programming - New Frontiers in Theory and Applications, Nova Science Publishers, February 2012, 159 - 172, (Chapter 5, ISBN 978-1-61209-579-0; early version also as Preprint 25/10, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2010, 13 pages).

  • Werner, F.:    Scheduling under Uncertainty, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS 2012), Leuven / Belgium, April 1 - 4, 2012, 67 - 70 (ISBN 9789081409940) (download pdf) (Slides of the plenary talk: download ppsx).

  • Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    A Combinatorial Approximation Algorithm for Selecting the Gate Sizes from Finite Sets in VLSI Circuits International Journal of Operational Research / Nepal, Vol. 1, Issue 1, 2012, 33 - 48 (ISSN 2091 - 1521) (download pdf).

  • Baptiste, P.; Kovalyov, M.Y.; Orlovich, Y.L.; Werner, F.; Zverovich, I.E.:    Graphs with Maximal Induced Matchings of the Same Size, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 - 25 May 2012, F 518 - F 523 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00065; download pdf; early and extended version as Preprint 35/11, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2011, 13 p.; download pdf; Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    A Polynomially Solvable Case of a Single-Machine Problem When the Maximal Job Processing Time is a Constant, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 -25 May 2012, F 393 - F 398 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00053; early version as Preprint 32/11, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2011, 11 p.; Slides of the talk: download pdf).

  • Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    Polynomial Algorithms for Scheduling Jobs with Two Processing Times on Unrelated Machines, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 - 25 May 2012, T 393 - T 397 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00055.

  • Sotskov, Y.; Werner F.; Zatsiupa, A.:    Calculation of the Stability Radius of an Optimal Line Balance, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 - 25 May 2012, F 192 - F 197 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00058; download pdf; Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    Near to Optimal Size Selection in Combinatorial Circuits, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 - 25 May 2012, F 524 - F 529 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00060; Slides of the talk: download pdf).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Graphical Approach to Solve Combinatorial Problems: Algorithms and Computational Results, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 - 25 May 2012, F 403 - F 408 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00119; download pdf; Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

  • Carballo, L.; Lazarev, A.; Vakhania, N.; Werner, F.:    Search on an Enumeration Tree in Multiprocessor Job-Shop Scheduling, Preprints of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest / Romania, 23 - 25 May 2012, T 381 - T 386 (also contained in: IFAC-PapersOnline, Juni 2012, ISBN 978-3-902661-98-2; Identifier: 10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00414; download pdf; Slides of the talk: download pdf).

  • Gholami, O.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Job-Shop Scheduling with Objectives Appropriate for Train Scheduling in a Single-Track Railway, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Simulation and Modelling, Technologies and Applications - SIMULTECH 2012, Rome / Italy, 28 - 31 July 2012, 425 - 430. (Slides of the talk: download ppsx).

    2011

  • Kravchenko, S.; Werner, F.:    Parallel Machine Problems with Equal Processing Times: A Survey, Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 14, No. 5, 2011, 435 - 444 (among the 5 most downloaded papers of this journal within the last 90 days in November 2011)  (journal impact factor 2012: 0.941).

  • Orlovich, Y.L.; Dolgui, A.B.; Finke, G.; Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.:    The Complexity of Dissociation Set Problems in Graphs, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 159, No. 13, 2011, 1352 - 1366 (among the 25 most downloaded papers of this journal in Science Direct from April to June 2011 and also from July to September 2011, download pdf)  (journal impact factor 2012: 0.718).

  • Matsveichuk, N.M., Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    The Dominance Graph as a Solution to the Two-Machine Flow-Shop Problem with Interval Processing Times, Optimization, Vol. 60, No. 12, 2011, 1493 - 1517  (journal impact factor 2012: 0.707).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Single Machine Scheduling Problems with Financial Resource Constraints: Some Complexity Results and Properties , Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 62, No. 1, 2011, 7 - 13 (among the 25 most downloaded papers of this journal in Science Direct from July to September 2011 and also from October to December 2011)  (journal impact factor 2012: 0.452).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Lai, T.-C.; Werner, F.:    The Stability Box in Uncertain Data for Minimizing the Sum of Weighted Completion Times, in: Kacprzyk, J.; Pina, N.; Filipe, J. (eds.), Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Simulation and Modelling, Technologies and Applications - SIMULTECH 2011, Noordwijkerhout / The Netherlands, 29 - 31 July 2011, 14 - 23 (contained as full paper, acceptance rate of full papers 18 %).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling Problems with Financial Resource Constraints, in: A.I. Golikov (ed.), Proceedings of the II International Conference 'Optimization and Applications' OPTIMA-2011, Petrovac / Montenegro, September 25 - October 2, 2011, 82 - 85 (ISBN 978-5-91601-051.0) (download pdf).

    2010

  • Gribkovskaia, I.; Kovalev, S.; Werner, F.:    Batching for Work and Rework Processes on Dedicated Facilities to Minimize the Makespan, Omega, Vol. 38, No. 6, 2010, 522 - 527   (journal impact factor 2011: 3.338).

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Properties of Lower Bounds for the RCPSP, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS'10), Tours / France, April 26-28, 2010, 191 - 194 (download pdf).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Sotskova, N.Y.; Lai, T.-C.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling under Uncertainty: Theory and Algorithms, Belarusian Science, Minsk, 2010, 326 pages, ISBN 978-985-08-1173-8 (download pdf).

  • Werner, F.; Lazarev, A.A.:    Preface to the Special Issue of Automatika i Telemekhanika Dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of Academician V.S. Tanaev, Avtomatika i Telemekhanika, No. 10, 2010, 3 - 5 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Total Weighted Completion Time with Uncertain Data: A Stability Approach, Avtomatika i Telemekhanika, No. 10, 2010, 26 - 49 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Gafarov, E.R.; Lazarev, A.A.; Werner, F.:    Algorithms for Some Maximization Scheduling Problems on a Single Machine, Avtomatika i Telemekhanika, No. 10, 2010, 63 - 79 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Werner, F.; Kravchenko, S.A.:    Optimal Scheduling for Multiserver Processing Systems, Avtomatika i Telemekhanika, No. 10, 2010, 107 - 121 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Andresen, M.; Bräsel, H.; Engelhardt, F.; Werner, F.: LiSA - A Library of Scheduling Algorithms, Handbuch zu Version 3.0, TR 10-02, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2010, 109 pages (download pdf)    (German version).

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Minimization of a Separable Convex Function for a System of Non-Identical Machines with Allowed Preemptions, Tanaev's Lectures, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop, 29 -30 March 2010, Minsk / Belarus, 2010, 80 - 84 (ISBN 978-985-6744-61-0, in Russian)    (download pdf).

  • Gribkovskaia, I.V.; Kovalev, S.; Werner, F.:    Batching on Two Facilities Dedicated for Work and Rework, Tanaev's Lectures, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop, 29 - 30 May 2010, Minsk / Belarus, 2010, 164 - 168 (ISBN 978-985-6744-61-0) (download).

  • Andresen, M.; Bräsel, H.; Engelhardt, F.; Werner, F.: LiSA - A Library of Scheduling Algorithms, Handbook for Version 3.0, TR 10-05, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2010, 107 pages (download pdf)    (English version).

  • Werner, F.; Lazarev, A.A.:    Preface to the Special Issue of Automatika i Telemekhanika Dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of Academician V.S. Tanaev, Automation and Remote Control, Vol. 71, No. 10, 2010, 2019 - 2020 (Translation from Automatika i Telemekhanika) (download).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Total Weighted Completion Time with Uncertain Data: A Stability Approach, Automation and Remote Control, Vol. 71, No. 10, 2010, 2038 - 2057 (Translation from Automatika i Telemekhanika) (download).

  • Gafarov, E.R.; Lazarev, A.A.; Werner, F.:    Algorithms for Some Maximization Scheduling Problems on a Single Machine, Automation and Remote Control, Vol. 71, No. 10, 2010, 2070 - 2084 (Translation from Automatika i Telemekhanika) (download).

  • Werner, F.; Kravchenko, S.A.:    Optimal Scheduling for Multiserver Processing Systems, Automation and Remote Control, Vol. 71, No. 10, 2010, 2109 - 2121 (Translation from Automatika i Telemekhanika) (download).

  • Matsveichuk, N.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Partial Job-Order for Solving The Two-Machine Flow-Shop Minimum-Length Problem with Uncertain Processing Times, Proceedings of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow/Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, IFAC-PapersOnline, February 2010, Identifier: 10.3182/20090603-3-ru-2001.0094
    (also contained in: 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Curran Associates, May 2010, ISBN 978-1-617380-21-1).

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling Jobs with Equal Processing Times, Proceedings of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow/Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, IFAC-PapersOnline, February 2010, Identifier: 10.3182/20090603-3-RU-2001.0042
    (also contained in: 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Curran Associates, May 2010, ISBN 978-1-617380-21-1).

  • Orlovich, Y.; Dolgui, A.; Finke, G.; Gordon, V.; Werner, F.:    On the Complexity of Dissociation Set Problems in Graphs, Proceedings of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow/Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, IFAC-PapersOnline, February 2010, Identifier: 10.3182/20090603-3-RU-2001.0071
    (also contained in: 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Curran Associates, May 2010, ISBN 978-1-617380-21-1).

  • Levner, E.; Meyzin, L.; Werner, F.:    Hierarchical Scheduling of Mobile Robots in Production-Transportation Supply Chains, Proceedings of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow/Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, IFAC-PapersOnline, February 2010, Identifier: 10.3182/200900603-3-RU-0214;
    (also contained in: 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Curran Associates, May 2010, ISBN 978-1-617380-21-1).

    2009

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing the Number of Machines for Scheduling Jobs with Equal Processing Times European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 199, No. 2, 2009, 595 - 600  (journal impact factor 2010: 2.150).

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Preemptive Scheduling on Uniform Machines to Minimize Mean Flow Time, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 36, No. 10, 2009, 2816 - 2821  (journal impact factor 2010: 1.769).

  • Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Graphical Realization of the Dynamic Programming Method for Solving NP-Hard Combinatorial Problems, Computers & Mathematics with Applications, Vol. 58, No. 4, 2009, 619 - 631   (journal impact factor 2010: 1.472).

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Parallel Machine Problems with Equal Processing Times, Proceedings of the 4th MISTA Conference, Dublin / Ireland, 10 - 12 August 2009, 458 - 468 (download pdf).

  • Orlovich, Y.L.; Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.; Dolgui, A.B.; Finke, G.:    Complexity of Dissociation Set Problems in Some Hereditary Classes of Graphs, Doklady National Academy of Science Belarus, Vol. 53, No. 3, 2009, 16 - 20 (in Russian).

  • Matsveichuk, N.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Partial Job-Order for Solving The Two-Machine Flow-Shop Minimum-Length Problem with Uncertain Processing Times, Preprints of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow / Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, 1500 - 1505 (download pdf).

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling Jobs with Equal Processing Times, Preprints of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow / Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, 1245 - 1250 (download pdf).

  • Orlovich, Y.; Dolgui, A.; Finke, G.; Gordon, V.; Werner, F.:    On the Complexity of Dissociation Set Problems in Graphs, Preprints of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow / Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, 1036 - 1040 (download pdf).

  • Levner, E.; Meyzin, L.; Werner, F.:    Hierarchical Scheduling of Mobile Robots in Production-Transportation Supply Chains, Preprints of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing, Moscow / Russia, 3 - 5 June 2009, 790 - 795 (NOC Prize awarded at the symposium; download pdf).

  • Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    Algorithms for Special Cases of the Single Machine Total Tardiness Problem and an Application to the Even-Odd Partition Problem, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 49, No. 9-10, 2009, 2061 - 2072  (journal impact factor 2010: 1.066).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    A Comparison of Scheduling Algorithms for Flexible Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines, Setup Times and Dual Criteria , Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 36, 2009, 358 - 378  (journal impact factor 2010: 1.769).

  • Finke, G.; Strusevich, V.; Werner, F. (guest editors):    Scheduling for Modern Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply Chains, Part Special Issue in Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2009, 116 S.  (journal impact factor 2010: 1.769).

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    On a Parallel Machine Scheduling Problem with Equal Processing Times Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 157, 2009, 848 - 852  (journal impact factor 2010: 0.822).

    2008

  • Bräsel, H.; Herms, A.; Mörig, M.; Tautenhahn, T.; Tusch, J.; Werner, F.:    Heuristic Constructive Algorithms for Open Shop Scheduling to Minimize Mean Flow Time, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 189, 2008, 856 - 870  (journal impact factor 2009: 2.093).

  • Andresen, M.; Bräsel, H.; Plauschin, M.; Werner, F.:    Using Simulated Annealing for Open Shop Scheduling with Sum Criteria, in Cher Ming Tan (ed.): Simulated Annealing, In-Teh, 2008, 49 - 76 (open access book, ISBN 978-953-7619-07-7, download).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Metaheuristic Approaches for the Two-Machine Flow-Shop Problem with Weighted Late Work Criterion and Common Due Date, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2008, 574 - 599  (journal impact factor 2009: 2.116).

  • Andresen, M.; Bräsel, H.; Mörig, M.; Tusch, J.; Werner, F., Willenius, P.:    Simulated Annealing and Genetic Algorithms for Minimizing Mean Flow Time in an Open Shop, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 48, 2008, 1279 - 1293 (among the 25 most downloaded papers of this journal in Science Direct from October to December 2008)  (journal impact factor 2009: 1.103).

  • Gordon, V.; Orlovich, Y.; Werner, F.:    Hamiltonian Properties of Triangular Grid Graphs, Discrete Mathematics, Vol. 308, No. 24, 2008, 6166 - 6188  (journal impact factor 2009: 0.548; download).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Egorova, N.G.; Lai, T.-C.; Werner, F.:    Sequence-Dependent Setup Times in a Two-Machine Job-Shop with Minimizing the Schedule Length, International Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2008, 68 - 77 (download pdf).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Algorithms for Flexible Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines, Setup Times and Dual Criteria, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 37, 2008, 354 - 370  (journal impact factor 2009: 1.128).

    2007

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    A Note on the Two-Machine Job Shop with the Late Work Criterion, Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2007, 87 - 95  (journal impact factor 2008: 1.050).

  • Brucker, P.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Complexity of Shop Scheduling Problems with Fixed Number of Jobs: A Survey, Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, Vol. 65, No. 3, 2007, 461 - 481  (journal impact factor 2008: 0.476).

  • Kovalyov, M.Y.; Werner, F.:    Problem F2||Cmax with Forbidden Jobs in the First or Last Position is Easy, European Journal of Operational Research), Vol. 177, 2007, 1310 - 1311  (journal impact factor 2008: 1.627).

  • Inderfurth, K.; Kovalyov, M.Y.; Ng, C.T.; Werner, F.:    Cost Minimizing Scheduling of Work and Rework Processes on a Single Facility under Deterioration of Reworkables, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 105, 2007, 345 - 356  (journal impact factor 2008: 2.026).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Constructive and Tabu Search Algorithms for Flexible Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines and Setup Times, International Journal of Computational Science, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2007, 204 - 214 (download pdf).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Constructive and Simulated Annealing Algorithms for Hybrid Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines, Thammasat International Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 12, No. 1, 2007, 31 - 41 (download pdf).

  • Gordon, V.; Orlovich, Y.; Werner, F.:    The Complexity of Hamiltonian Cycle Problems in Graphs of a Triangular Grid, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference `Dynamics of Systems, Mechanisms and Machines', Omsk / Russia, 13 - 15 November 2007, 20 - 24 (in Russian).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Fuzzy LPT Algorithms for Flexible Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines for a Continuous Fuzzy Domain, Proceedings of the 2007 IE Network National Conference, Phuket / Thailand, 24 - 26 October 2007, 208 - 213 (download pdf).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Fuzzy Dispatching Rules for Flexible Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines for a Continuous Fuzzy Domain, Proceedings of the 8th Asia-Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Conference and 2007 Chinese Institute of Industrial Engineers Conference, Kaohsiung / Taiwan, 9 - 13 December 2007, Session W2-R05, 1 - 10 (download pdf).

  • Sotskov Y.N.; Egorova, N.; Werner, F.:    Sequence-Dependent Setup Times in Two-Machine Job-Shop Problems with Minimizing Makespan , Materials of ECCO XX Conference 'European Chapter on Combinatorial Optimization', Limassol / Cyprus, May 24 - 26, 2007, 30 - 31 (download slides as pdf).

  • Gordon, V.; Orlovich, Y.; Werner, F.:    Cycle Extendability of Triangular Grid Graphs, Materials of ECCO XX Conference 'European Chapter on Combinatorial Optimization', Limassol / Cyprus, May 24 - 26, 2007, 37.

  • Gordon, V.; Orlovich, Y.; Werner, F.:    On the Complexity of the Hamiltonian Cycle Problem in Locally Connected Triangular Grid Graphs, Materials of the International Conference of the German Operations Research Society, September 5 - 7, 2007, Saarbrücken / Germany, 171 - 172.

  • Andresen, M.; Bräsel, H.; Mörig, M.; Tusch, J.; Werner, F., Willenius, P.:    On Mean Flow Time Minimization for Open Shop Scheduling to Minimize Mean Flow Time, Proceedings of the 8th on Workshop Models and Algorithms for Planning and Scheduling Problems (MAPSP), July 1 - 6, 2007, Istanbul / Turkey.

    2006

  • Bräsel, H.; Herms, A.; Mörig, M.; Tautenhahn, T.; Tusch, J.; Werner, F.; Willenius, P.:    A Comparison of Heuristics for Mean Flow Time Open Shop Scheduling, in: Information Control Problems in Manufacturing 2006, Elsevier, December 2006, Vol. 3, 111 - 116; ISBN 0-08-044654-X (also under IFAC-PapersOnline).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Sequence-Dependent Setup and Clean-Up Times in a Two-Machine Job-Shop with Minimizing Makespan, in: Information Control Problems in Manufacturing 2006, Elsevier, December 2006, Vol. 3, 51 - 56; ISBN 0-08-044654-X (also under IFAC-PapersOnline).

  • Orlovich, Y.L.; Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.:    Cyclic Properties of Triangular Grid Graphs, in: Information Control Problems in Manufacturing 2006, Elsevier, December 2006, Vol. 3, 147 - 151; ISBN 0-08-044654-X (also under IFAC-PapersOnline)).

  • Werner, F.; Sotskov, Y.N.:   Mathematics of Economics and Business (textbook), Routledge, Abingdon / UK, New York / USA, 23 February 2006, 536 pages.

  • Inderfurth, K.; Janiak, A.; Kovalyov, M.Y.; Werner, F.:    Batching Work and Rework Processes with Limited Deterioration of Reworkables, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 33, 2006, 1595 - 1605  (journal impact factor 2007: 1.147).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Sequencing and Tabu Search Heuristics for Hybrid Flow Shops with Unrelated Parallel Machines and Setup Times, Proceedings of the 7th Asia-Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Conference & the 9th Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting of International Foundation for Production Research, Bangkok / Thailand, 17-20 December 2006, 1330 - 1342 (download pdf).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Sequencing Heuristics for Flexible Flow Shop Problems with Unrelated Parallel Machines and Setup Times, Proceedings of the 2006 IE Network National Conference, Bangkok / Thailand, 18-19 December 2006, Session F53, 1 - 8 (download pdf).

  • Bräsel, H.; Herms, A.; Mörig, M.; Tautenhahn, T.; Tusch, J.; Werner, F.; Willenius, P.:    A Comparison of Heuristics for Mean Flow Time Open Shop Scheduling, Preprints of the 12th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing (ed. by A. Dolgui, G. Morel, C.E. Pereira), St. Etienne / France, 17 - 19 May 2006, Vol. 3, 119 - 124 (download pdf).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Sequence-Dependent Setup and Clean-Up Times in a Two-Machine Job-Shop with Minimizing Makespan, Preprints of the 12th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing (ed. by A. Dolgui, G. Morel, C.E. Pereira), St. Etienne / France, 17 - 19 May 2006, Vol. 3, 51 - 56 (download pdf).

  • Orlovich, Y.L.; Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.:    Cyclic Properties of Triangular Grid Graphs, Preprints of the 12th IFAC Symposium on Control Problems in Manufacturing (ed. by A. Dolgui, G. Morel, C.E. Pereira), St. Etienne / France, 17 - 19 May 2006, Vol. 3, 149 - 153 (download pdf).

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Solving the Hybrid Flowshop Scheduling Problem with Unrelated Parallel Machines and Sequence-Dependent Setup Times by a Simulated Annealing Algorithm, Proceedings of the 1st International Conference & 7th AUN/SEED-Net Fieldwise Seminar on Manufacturing and Material Process, Kuala Lumpur / Malaysia, 14 - 15 March 2006, 640 - 645.

  • Jungwattanakit, J.; Reodecha, M.; Chaovalitwongse, P.; Werner, F.:    Constructive and Simulated Annealing Heuristics for Hybrid Flow Shops with Unrelated Parallel Machines, Proceedings of the 3rd OR - CRN Operations Research Conference, Bangkok / Thailand, 31 August - 1 September 2006, 110 - 121 (download pdf).

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: V. T'Kindt and J.C. Billaut, Multicriteria Scheduling. Theory, Models and Algorithms, Springer, 2002; ISBN 3-540-43617-0; European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 168, No.1, 2006, 275 - 277.

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Michael L. Pinedo, Planning and Scheduling in Manufacturing and Services, Springer, New York, 2006, ISBN 0-387-22198-0; Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, Vol. 63, No.1, 2006, 187 - 189.

  • Orlovich, Y.; Gordon, V.; Werner, F.:    On the Complexity of the Hamiltonian Cycle Problem in Locally Connected Triangular Grid Graphs, Materials of the International Conference of the German Operations Research Society, September 6 - 8, 2006, Karlsruhe / Germany, 69.

    2005

  • Janiak, A.; Kovalyov, M.Y.; Kubiak, W.; Werner, F.:    Positive Half-Products and Scheduling with Controllable Processing Times, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 165, No. 2, 2005, 416 - 422  (journal impact factor 2006: 0.918).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    A Comparison of Solution Procedures for Two-Machine Flow Shop Scheduling with Late Work Criterion, Computers & Industrial Engineering, Vol. 49, 2005, 611 - 624  (journal impact factor 2006: 0.650).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    The Two-Machine Flow-Shop Problem with Weighted Late Work Criterion and Common Due Date, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 165, No. 2, 2005, 408 - 415  (journal impact factor 2006: 0.918).

  • Orlovich, Y.L.; Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.:    Hamiltonian Cycles in Graphs of a Triangular Grid, Doklady National Academy of Sciences Belarus, Vol. 49, No. 5, 2005, 21 - 25 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Metaheuristics for Late Work Minimization in Two-Machine Flow Shops with Common Due Date , Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3698, Springer Verlag, 2005, 222 - 234.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Dolgui, A.; Sotskova, N.Y.; Werner, F.:    Stability of the Assembly Line Balance Optimality with a Fixed Stations Number, in Dolgui, A.; Soldek, J.; Zaikin, O. (eds.): Supply Chain Optimisation: Product/Process Design, Facility Location and Flow Control, Series: Applied Optimization, Vol. 94, Springer Verlag, 2005, 135 - 149 (download pdf).

  • Werner, F.; Gordon, V.S.; Orlovich, Y.L.:    On Hamiltionian Cycles in Triangular Grid Graphs, Proceedings of the 2nd International Scientific Conference `Tanaev's Lectures', UIIP Minsk / Belarus, 2005, 23 - 27 (in Russian) (download pdf).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Metaheuristic Approaches for the Two-Machine Flow Shop with Weighted Late Work Criterion, Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on Models and Algorithms for Planning and Scheduling Problems (MAPSP), 6 - 10 June 2005, Siena / Italy, 262 - 265.

  • Werner, F.; Bräsel, H.; Herms, A.; Mörig, M.; Tautenhahn, T.; Tusch, J.:    A Comparison of Heuristic Algorithms for the Open Shop Problem with Minimizing Mean Flow Time, , Materials of ECCO XVIII Conference 'European Chapter on Combinatorial Optimization', Minsk / Belarus, May 26 - 28, 2005, 76 - 77.

    2004

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Flow Shop Scheduling with Late Work Criterion - Choosing the Best Solution Strategy, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3285, (Eds. S. Manandhar et al.), Springer Verlag, 2004, 68 - 75.

  • Lauff, V.; Werner, F.:    Heuristics for Two-Machine Flow Shop Problems with Earliness and Tardiness Penalties, International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2004, 125 - 144 (download pdf).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E,; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Open Shop Scheduling Problems with Late Work Criteria, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 134, 2004, 1 - 24  (journal impact factor 2005: 0.585).

  • Lauff, V.; Werner, F.:    On the Complexity and Some Properties of Multi-Stage Scheduling Problems with Earliness and Tardiness Penalties, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 31, 2004, 317 - 345.

  • Lai, T.C.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Sotskova, N.Y.; Werner, F.:    Mean Flow Time Minimization with Uncertain Processing Times, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 159, No. 3, 2004, 558 - 573  (journal impact factor 2005: 0.824).

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Lauff, V.; Werner, F.:    Two-Machine Flow Shop Scheduling with Nonregular Criteria, Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2004, 123 - 151.

  • Lauff, V.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling with Common Due Date, Earliness and Tardiness Penalties for Multi-Machine Problems: A Survey, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 40 (5-6), 2004, 637 - 655. (among the 25 most downloaded papers of this journal in Science Direct from July to September 2005)  (journal impact factor 2005: 0.422).

  • Orlovich, Y.; Gordon, V.; Werner, F.:    Hamiltonian Cycles in Triangular Grid Graphs, Materials of the International Conference on Operations Research, September 1 - 3, 2004, Tilburg / Netherlands, 147 - 148.

    2003

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Werner, F.; Wulkenhaar, G.:    Two-Machine Open Shop Scheduling with Secondary Criteria, International Transactions in Operational Research, Vol. 10, 2003, 267 - 294 (download pdf).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    The Binary NP-hardness of the Two-Machine Job Shop Problem with the Late Work Criterion, in: W. Ben-Ameur, A. Petrowski (eds), Proceedings of INOC'2003 (ISSN 1762-5734), Evry (Paris) / France, 27 - 29 October 2003, 101 - 106 (download pdf).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Dynamic Programming for 2-Machine Shop Problems with Weighted Late Work Criterion, Proceedings of the 6th Workshop on Models and Algorithms for Planning and Scheduling Problems (MAPSP), 30 March - 4 April 2003, Aussois / France, 36 - 37.

    2002

  • Brucker, P.; Dhaenens-Flipo, C.; Knust, S.; Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Complexity Results for Parallel Machine Scheduling with a Single Server, Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 5, 2002, 429 - 457.

  • Kovalyov, M.Y.; Werner, F.:    Approximation Schemes for Scheduling Jobs with Common Due Date on Parallel Machines, Journal of Heuristics, Vol. 8, 2002, 415 - 428.

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Hennig, K.; Werner, F.:    Local Search Heuristics for Two-Stage Flow Shop Problems with Secondary Criterion, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 29, 2002, 123 - 149.

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Krüger, K.; Lauff, V.; Werner, F.; Sotskov, Y.N.:    Heuristics for Hybrid Flow Shops with Controllable Processing Times and Assignable Due Dates, Computer & Operations Research, Vol. 29, 2002, 1417 - 1439.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Dolgui, A.; Sotskova, N.Y.; Werner, F.    Stability of the Optimal Line Balance: Case of a Fixed Number of Stations, in: Proceedings of the 9th International Multi-Conference Advanced Computer Systems ACS 2002, Miedzyzdroje / Poland, 23 - 25 October 2002, Part I, 21 - 28.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Tanaev, V.S.; Werner, F.,    Scheduling Problems and Mixed Graph Colorings, Optimization, Vol. 51, 2002, 597 - 624.

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Weighted Flow Shop Problem with a Common Due Date and Late Work Criterion, Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS 2002), 3- 5 April 2002, Valencia / Spain, 69 - 72 (download pdf).

  • Janiak, A.; Kovalyov, M.Y.; Kubiak, W.; Werner, F.:    A FPTAS for Minmizing Positive Half-Product, Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS 2002), 3 - 5 April 2002, Valencia / Spain (download pdf).

    2001

  • Bank, J.; Werner, F.:    Heuristic Algorithms for Unrelated Parallel Machine Scheduling with a Common Due Date, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 33, 2001, 363 - 383.

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    A Heuristic Algorithm for Minimizing Mean Flow Time with Unit Setup Times, Information Processing Letters, Vol. 79, 2001, 291 - 296.

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Nepalli, V.R.; Werner, F.:    Minimizing Total Flow Time in a Two-Machine Flowshop Problem with Minimum Makespan, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 69, 2001, 323 - 338.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Dolgui, A.; Werner, F.:    Mixed Graph Coloring for Unit-Time Job-Shop Scheduling, International Journal of Mathematical Algorithms, Vol. 2, 2001, 289 - 323.

  • Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.; Yanushkevich, O.A.:    Single Machine Preemptive Scheduling to Minimize the Weighted Number of Late Jobs with Nested Release/Due Date Intervals, RAIRO Operations Research, Vol. 35, 2001, 71 - 83.

    2000

  • Shakhlevich, N.V.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.,    Complexity of Mixed Shop Scheduling Problems: a Survey, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 120, 2000, 343 - 351.

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Total Late Work Criteria for Shop Scheduling Problems, in: Inderfurth, K.; Schwödiauer, G.; Domschke W.; Juhnke, F.; Kleinschmidt, P.; Wäscher, G. (eds.), Operations Research Proceedings 1999, Springer, Heidelberg, 2000, 354 - 359.

  • Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.; Yanushkevich, O.A.:    Scheduling with Deadlines and Nested Processing Intervals for a Single Machine, in: Inderfurth, K.; Schwödiauer, G.; Domschke W.; Juhnke, F.; Kleinschmidt, P.; Wäscher, G. (eds.), Operations Research Proceedings 1999, Springer, Heidelberg, 2000, 378 - 382.

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Lauff, V.; Werner, F.:    On the Solution of 2-Machine Flow Shop Problems With a Common Due Date, in: Inderfurth, K.; Schwödiauer, G.; Domschke W.; Juhnke, F.; Kleinschmidt, P.; Wäscher, G. (eds.), Operations Research Proceedings 1999, Springer, Heidelberg, 2000, 383 - 388.

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    An Approximation Algorithm for the Single Server Parallel Machine Problem, in: Proth, J.-M.; Tanaev, V. (eds), Proceedings of the International Workshop Discrete Optimization Methods in Scheduling and Computer-Aided Design, Minsk / Belarus, 5 - 6 September 2000, 58 - 62 (download pdf).

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Dolgui, A.; Werner, F.:    Optimal Coloring of the Vertices from the Union of Paths and Cliques, in: Proth, J.-M.; Tanaev, V. (eds), Proceedings of the International Workshop Discrete Optimization Methods in Scheduling and Computer-Aided Design, Minsk / Belarus, 5 - 6 September 2000, 93 - 98 (download pdf).

  • Sotskova, N.Y.; Werner, F.    Dominance Relations on the Set of Schedules for the Uncertain Job-Shop, in: Proth, J.-M.; Tanaev, V. (eds), Proceedings of the International Workshop Discrete Optimization Methods in Scheduling and Computer-Aided Design, Minsk / Belarus, 5 - 6 September 2000, 99 - 101 (download pdf).

  • Andreev, G.V.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    A Branch and Bound Method for Mixed Graph Coloring and Scheduling, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on CAD/CAM Robotics & Factories of the Future (CARS & FOF 2000), Port of Spain / Trinidad and Tobago, 26 - 28 June 2000, Vol. 1, 1 - 8 (download pdf).

  • Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.; Yanushkevich, O.A.:    On the Problem to Minimize the Weighted Number of Late Jobs with Deadlines and Nested Processing Intervals, Doklady National Academy of Science Belarus, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2000, 39 - 42 (in Russian).

  • Blazewicz, J.; Pesch, E.; Sterna, M.; Werner, F.:    Complexity of Scheduling Problems with Late Work Criteria, in: Brucker, P.; Heitmann, S.; Hurink, J.; Knust, S. (eds.): Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS 2000), 17 - 19 April 2000, Osnabrück / Germany, 70 - 72 (download ps).

  • Brucker, P.; Dhaenens-Flipo, C.; Knust, S.; Kravchenko, S.A.; Werner, F.:    Complexity Results for Parallel Machine Scheduling with a Single Server, in: Brucker, P.; Heitmann, S.; Hurink, J.; Knust, S. (eds.): Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS 2000), 17 - 19 April 2000, Osnabrück / Germany, 82 - 84 (download ps).

  • Shakhlevich, N.V.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.,    Mixed Shop Scheduling Problems, in: Brucker, P.; Heitmann, S.; Hurink, J.; Knust, S. (eds.): Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Project Management and Scheduling (PMS 2000), 17 - 19 April 2000, Osnabrück / Germany, 249 - 251 (download ps).

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Peter Brucker, Scheduling Algorithms, Springer, 1998, ISBN 5-340-64105-X; OPTIMA, No. 64, Mathematical Programming Society Newsletter, 2000, p. 17.

    1999

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Tautenhahn, T.; Werner, F.:    On the Application of Insertion Techniques for Job Shop Problems with Setup Times, RAIRO Rech. Oper., 33, No. 2, 1999, 209 - 245.

  • Shakhlevich, N.V.; Sotskov, Yu.N.; Werner, F.:    Shop-Scheduling Problems with Fixed and Non-fixed Machine Orders of the Jobs, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 92, 1999, 281 - 304.

  • Danneberg, D.; Tautenhahn, T.; Werner, F.:    A Comparison of Heuristic Algorithms for Flow Shop Scheduling Problems with Batch Setup Times and Limited Batch Size, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 29, 1999, No. 9, 101 - 126.

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Werner, F.:   On the Solution of 2-Machine Flow and Open Shop Scheduling Problems with Secondary Criteria, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on CAD/CAM Robotics & Factories of the Future (CARS & FOF 99), Aguas de Lindoia / Brazil, 18 - 20 August 1999, Vol. 1, MW 4-1 -- MW 4-6 (download pdf).

  • Kravchenko, S.V.; Werner, F.:   Scheduling On Parallel Machine Problems with Single and Multiple Servers, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on CAD/CAM Robotics & Factories of the Future (CARS & FOF 99), Aguas de Lindoia / Brazil, 18 - 20 August 1999, Vol. 1, MW 4-13 -- MW 4-18 (download pdf).

  • Gupta, J.N.D.; Lauff, V.; Werner, F.:   On the Solution of 2-Machine Flow Shop Problems with a Common Due Date, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on CAD/CAM Robotics & Factories of the Future (CARS & FOF 99), Aguas de Lindoia / Brazil, 18 - 20 August 1999, Vol. 1, MW 4-19 -- MW 4-23 (download pdf).

    1998

  • Sotskov, Yu.N.; Wagelmans, A.P.M.; Werner, F.:    On the Calculation of the Stability Radius of an Optimal or an Approximate Schedule, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 83, 1998, 213 - 252.

  • Bräsel, H.; Werner, F. (Gasteditoren):  Models and Algorithms for Planning and Scheduling Problems; Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 83, 1998, 289 S.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Tanaev, V.S.; Werner, F.:    On the Stability Radius of an Optimal Schedule: a Survey and Recent Developments, in: Industrial Applications of Combinatorial Optimization, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 16, Boston, MA, 1998, 72 - 108.

  • Brucker, P.; Kovalyov, M.Y.; Shafransky, Y.M.; Werner, F.:    Batch Scheduling with Deadlines on Parallel Machines, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 83, 1998, 23 - 40.

  • Krüger, K.; Sotskov, T.; Werner, F.:   Heuristics for Generalized Shop Scheduling Problems Based on Decomposition, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 36, 1998, No. 11, 3013 - 3033.

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Blazewicz, J.; Ecker, K.H., Pesch, E.; Schmidt, G. and Weglarz, J., Scheduling Computer and Manufacturing Processes, Springer, 1996, ISBN 3-540-61496-6; Optimization, Vol. 43, 1998, 385 - 388.

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Padberg, M.W..; Rijal, M.P., Location, Scheduling, Design and Integer Programming, Intern. Series in OR and Management Science 3. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1996, ISBN 0-7923-9715-0; Optimization, Vol. 43, 1998, 392 - 393.

    1997

  • Brucker, P.; Hurink, J.; Werner, F.:    Improving Local Search Heuristics for Some Scheduling Problems. Part II, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 72, 1997, 47 - 69.

  • Kovalyov, M.Y.; Werner, F.:    A Polynomial Approximation Scheme for Problem F2|r_j|C_max, Operations Research Letters, Vol. 20, No. 2, 1997, 75 - 79.

  • Gordon, V.S.; Potapneva, E.; Werner, F.:    Single Machine Scheduling with Deadlines, Release and Due Dates, Optimization, Vol. 42, 1997, 219 - 244.

  • Sotskov, Y.N.; Sotskova, N.Y.; Werner, F.:    Stability of an Optimal Schedule in a Job Shop, OMEGA, Vol. 25, 1997, No. 4, 397 - 414.

  • Lai, T.C.; Sotskov, Yu.N.; Sotskova, N.Yu.; Werner, F.:    Optimal Makespan Scheduling with Given Bounds of Processing Times, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 26, No. 3, 1997, 67 - 86.

  • Kravchenko, S.V.; Werner, F.:   On Parallel Machine Problems with a Single Server, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 26, 1997, No. 12, 1 - 11.

    1996

  • Shakhlevich, N.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    An Adaptive Algorithm for Minimizing the Makespan by Means of the Mixed Graph Model, IEE Proceedings on Control Theory and Applications, 1996, Vol. 143, No. 1, 9 - 16.

  • Sotskov, Yu.N.; Tautenhahn, T.; Werner, F.:    Heuristics for Permutation Flow Shop Scheduling with Batch Setup Times, OR Spektrum, Vol. 18, 1996, 67 - 80.

  • Brucker, P.; Hurink, J.; Werner, F.:    Improving Local Search Heuristics for Some Scheduling Problems - I, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 65, 1996, No. 1 - 3, 97 - 122.

  • Gordon, V.S.; Potapneva, E.; Werner, F.:    Single Machine Scheduling with Deadlines, Release and Due Dates, Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation ETFA'96, Kauai / Hawaii, 18 - 21 November 1996, Vol. 1, 22 - 26.

  • Bräsel, H.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F:   Stability of a Schedule Minimizing Mean Flow Time; Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Vol. 24, 1996, 39 - 56.

  • Bräsel, H.; Kluge, D.; Werner, F.:  Polynomial Time Algorithms for Special Open Shop Problems with Precedence Constraints and Unit Processing Times; RAIRO Operations Research, Vol. 30, 1996, 65 - 79.

  • Gordon, V.S.; Werner, F.:    A Parallel Algorithm for a Single Machine Preemptive Scheduling Problem with Special Cost Functions, in: Klaus Ecker, Jörg Apsel, Torsten Ripke (Eds.), Workshop über Parallelverarbeitung, Lessach (Österreich), 25.9. - 29.9.95, Informatik-Bericht 96/1, TU Clausthal, 1996, 59 - 65.

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Tanaev, V.S.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Strusevitch, V.A., Scheduling Theory, Multi-Stage Systems. Mathematics and its Applications. 285. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1994, ISBN 0-7923-2854-X; Optimization, Vol. 37, 1996, 192 - 194.

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Brucker, P., Scheduling Algorithms, Springer, 1995, ISBN 3-540-60087-6; Optimization, Vol. 38, 1996, 201 - 203.

    1995

  • Bräsel, H.; Kluge, D.; Werner, F.:  A Polynomial Algorithm for an Open Shop Problem with Unit Processing Times and Tree Constraints; Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 59, 1995, 11 - 21.

  • Werner, F.; Winkler, A.:    Insertion Techniques for the Heuristic Solution of the Job Shop Problem, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 58, 1995, No. 2, 191 - 211.

  • Gorokh, O.; Werner, F.:    A Strongly Polynomial Algorithm for a New Class of Linear Inequalities, Optimization, Vol. 33, 1995, 43 - 55.

  • Kravchenko, S.A.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:    Optimal Schedules with Infinitely Large Stability Radius, Optimization, Vol. 33, 1995, 271 - 280.

  • Azhanarok, E.; Gordon, V., Werner, F.:    Single Machine Preemptive Scheduling with Special Cost Functions, Optimization, Vol. 34, 1995, 271 - 286.

  • Gordon, V.; Werner, F.:    A Parallel Scheduling Algorithm to Minimize Maximum Cost, Proceedings of the INRIA/IEEE Symposium on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation ETFA'95, Paris / France, 10 - 13 October 1995, 659 - 665.

  • Krüger, K.; Shakhlevich, N.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.:   A Decomposition Algorithm for Scheduling Problems on Mixed Graphs, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 46, 1995, 1481 - 1497.

  • Gorokh, O.V.; Werner, F.:    On the Solution of Determinantal Systems of Linear Inequalities, Optimization, Vol. 35, 1995, 301 - 316.

  • Werner, F.:    Book Review: Tanaev, V.S.; Gordon, V.S.; Shafransky, Y.M., Scheduling Theory, Single-Stage Systems. Mathematics and its Applications 284. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1994, ISBN 0-7923-2853-1; Optimization, Vol. 35, 1995, 291 - 292.

    1994

  • Bräsel, H.; Kluge, D.; Werner, F.:  A Polynomial Algorithm for the n|m|O,t_ij=1,tree|C_max Open-Shop Problem; European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 72, 1994, 125 - 134.

    1993

  • Bräsel, H.; Tautenhahn, T.; Werner, F.:   Heuristic Constructive Algorithms for the n|m|O|C_max Problem; Computing, Vol. 51, 1993, 95 - 110.

  • Werner, F.:    On the Heuristic Solution of the Permutation Flow Shop Problem by Path Algorithms, Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 20, 1993, No. 7, 707 - 722.

  • Werner, F.:    A Branch and Bound Algorithm for Minimizing Weighted Completion Times with Deadlines, Optimization, Vol. 28, 1993, 187 - 199.

  • Brucker, P.; Jurisch, B.; Tautenhahn, T.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling Unit Time Open Shops to Minimize the Weighted Number of Late Jobs, Operations Research Letters, Vol. 14, 1993, 245 - 250.

  • Brucker, P.; Hurink, J.; Werner, F.:    Improving Neighborhoods for Local Search Heuristics - Part I, Proceedings of the 16th IFIP Conference on System Modelling and Optimization, 5 - 9 July 1993, Compiegne / France, Vol. 1, 381 - 383 (download pdf).

  • Brucker, P.; Hurink, J.; Werner, F.:    Improving Neighborhoods for Local Search Heuristics - Part II, Proceedings of the 16th IFIP Conference on System Modelling and Optimization, 5 - 9 July 1993, Compiegne / France, Vol. 1, 385 - 388 (download pdf).

  • Brucker, P.; Jurisch, B.; Tautenhahn, T.; Werner, F.:    Scheduling Unit Time Open Shops to Minimize the Weighted Number of Late Jobs, Proceedings of the 16th IFIP Conference on System Modelling and Optimization, 5 - 9 July 1993, Compiegne / France, Vol. 2, 649 - 652.

    1991

  • Werner, F.:    Some Relations Between Neighbourhood Graphs for a Permutation Problem, Optimization, Vol. 22, 1991, No. 2, 297 - 306.

  • Werner, F.:    On the Combinatorial Structure of the Permutation Flow Shop Problem, ZOR - Methods and Models of Operations Research, Vol. 35, 1991, No. 4, 273 - 289.

  • Werner, F.:    Zur topologischen Struktur von Permutationsmengen, in: Extremal Problems of Optimal Planning and Project Design, Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, Minsk / Belarus, 1991, 38 - 45 (in Russian).

    1990

  • Werner, F.:    A Locally Optimal Insertion Heuristic for a One-Machine Scheduling Problem, RAIRO Oper. Research, Vol. 24, 1990, No. 3, 255 - 262.

  • Bräsel, H.; Werner, F.:  The job-shop problem - modelling by latin rectangles, exact and heuristic solution; Proceedings of the 14th IFIP Conference, Leipzig / GDR, Lecture Notes Control Inf. Sci., Vol. 143, 1990, 456 - 465.

    1989

  • Werner, F.:    Zur Struktur und näherungsweisen Lösung ausgewählter kombinatorischer Optimierungsprobleme, Dissertation B (Habilitation), TU Magdeburg, 1989 (in German).

  • Muchow, D.; Werner, F.:    Zur Quasikonvexität ausgewählter Einmaschinenprobleme, Wiss. Zeitschrift TU Magdeburg, Vol. 33, 1989, No. 6, 45 - 51 (in German) (download pdf).

  • Bräsel, H.; Werner, F.:    Zu den ersten wissenschaftlichen Ergebnissen des Jugendforscherkollektivs `Kombinatorische Optimierung und Reihenfolgeplanung', Wiss. Zeitschrift TU Magdeburg, Vol. 33, 1989, No. 6, 38 - 40 (in German).

    1988

  • Werner, F.:    Zu einigen Nachbarschaftsstrukturen für Iterationsverfahren zur näherungsweisen Lösung spezieller Reihenfolgeprobleme, Optimization, Vol. 19, No. 4, 1988, 539 - 556 (in German).

  • Werner, F.:    Ein adaptives stochastisches Suchverfahren für spezielle Reihenfolgeprobleme, Ekonomicko-Matematicky Obzor, Vol. 24, 1988, No. 1, 50 - 67 (in German) (download pdf).

    1987

  • Werner, F.:    Zu einigen Nachbarschaftsgraphen für die Entwicklung geeigneter Iterationsverfahren zur näherungsweisen Lösung eines speziellen Permutationsproblems, Wiss. Zeitschrift TU Magdeburg, Vol. 31, 1987, No. 5, 48 - 54 (in German) (download pdf).

  • Werner, F.:    On the Quasi-Convexity of a Special Job Shop Scheduling Problem, Wiss. Zeitschrift TU Magdeburg, Vol. 31, 1987, No. 5, 43 - 47 (download pdf).

    1986

  • Werner, F.:    On the Structure of Special 2-Machine Problems, Seminarbericht No. 85, Humboldt Universität Berlin, 1986, 148 - 155 (in German).

  • Werner, F.:    On the Method of Interchanging Networks for Permutation Problems, Optimization, Vol. 17, 1986, No. 5, 629 - 642.

    1984

  • Werner, F.:    Zur Lösung spezieller Reihenfolgeprobleme, Dissertation, TH Magdeburg, 1984 (in German).

    1982

  • de Beaux, U.; Seiffart, E.; Werner, F.:    Zur mathematischen Modellierung komplexer Maschinenbelegungsprobleme für den Prozessrechnereinsatz im SKET, Wiss. Zeitschrift TH Magdeburg, Vol. 26, 1982, No. 3, 33 - 37 (in German).

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      Accepted Papers  (4)

  • Allahverdi, A.; Pesch, E.; Pinedo, M.; Werner, F. (eds.): Scheduling in Manufacturing Systems, Special Issue in International Journal of Production Research (to appear in Vol. 56, No. 19, 2018, 3 pages); DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1504252 (Editorial).

  • Gholami, O.; Sotskov, Y.N.; Werner, F.; Zatsiupa, A.:    Heuristic Algorithms for Maximizing Revenue and the Number of Jobs Processed on Uniform Parallel Machines, to appear in Avtomatika i Telemekhania in Russian and in Automation and Remote Control in English, 19 pages (early version also as Preprint 04/16, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 25 Seiten).

  • Burtseva, L.; Delgado-Arana, E.; Garcia-Mata, C.; Gonzalez-Navarro, F.; Romero-Parra, R.; Flores-Rios, B.; Lopez-Morteo, G.; Werner, F.; Yaurima, V. : Production Planning in Manufactures with Lot Processing; Cambridge Scholar Publishers, Book, to appear in 2020.

  • Werner, F. (ed.): Discrete Optimization: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications, Special Issue in Mathematics (to appear probably in 2019) (CFP and appeared papers).

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      In Preparation

  • Gafarov, E.; Lazarev, A.; Werner, F.:    A Modification of Dynamic Programming Algorithms to Reduce the Running Time or/and Complexity (Preprint 20/10, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2010, 24 pages).

  • Bronnikov, S.; Dolgui, A.; Lazarev, A.; Morozov, N.; Petrov, A.; Sadykov, R.; Sologub, A.; Werner, F.; Yadrentsev, D., Musatova, E.; Khusnullin, N.: Approaches for Planning the ISS Cosmonaut Training (Preprint 12/15, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 33 pages, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3656.4968).

  • Ni, Y.; Werner, F.:    Performance Analysis of Material Handling Tools for a Discrete Manufacturing System, (Preprint 05/17, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2017, 19 pages).

  • Chung, T.; Zhao, H.; Gupta, J.N.D.; Werner, F.: Minimizing the Makespan on Two Identical Parallel Machines with a Mold Constraint, Working Paper, 2017, 20 pages.

  • Rahbari, A.; Nasiri, M.M.; Werner, F.; Musavi, M.; Jolai, F.: The Vehicle Routing and Scheduling Problem with Cross-Docking for Perishable Products under Uncertainty, Working Paper, 2017, 32 pages.

  • Sokolov, B.; Ivanov, D.; Dolgui, A.; Werner, F.: A Dynamic Decomposition Method, Model, and Algorithm for Flexible Machine Scheduling in Industry 4.0 Systems, 2018, 31 pages (under the title 'Proactive scheduling and reactive real time control in Industry 4.0 manufacturing systems' also as Preprint 01/18, FMA, OvGU Magdeburg, 2018, 35 pages).

  • Ungson, Y.; Burtseva, L.; Garcia, E.; Valdez, B.; Flores, B.; Werner, F.; Petranovskii, V.: Filling of Irregular Channels with Round Cross Section: Modeling Aspects to Study the Properties of a Porous Material, Working Paper, 2018, 32 pages.

  • Hamid, M.; Nasiri, M.M.; Werner, F.; Sheikhhahmadi, F.; Zhalechian, M.: Operation Room Planning and Scheduling by Considering Surgical Team Decision Making Styles: A Comprehensive Approach, Working Paper, 2018, 31 pages.

  • Sokolov, B.; Potryasaev, S.; Ivanov, D.; Dolgui, A.; Werner, F.: A Blockchain-Oriented Dynamic Model and Algorithm for Smart Contract Design in a Supply Chain, Working Paper, 2018, 27 pages.

  • Pavlov, A.; Ivanov, D.; Werner, F.; Sokolov, B.: Structural Network Robustness, Disruption Scenarios and Optimal Reconfiguration Paths in a Supply Chain, Working Paper, 2018, 20 pages.
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