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  • BB Oliveira, MA Carravilla, A. Costa. A co-evolutionary matheuristic for the car rental capacity-pricing stochastic problem. European Journal of Operational Research, 637-655, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2019.01.015.

  • S Kaur, AC Horne, R Nathan, JM Szemis, L Gibson, A. Costa, J Angus Webb, M Stewardson. Examining Trade-Offs in Piggybacking Flow Events while Making Environmental Release Decisions in a River System. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 145, 04019019 (10pp), 2019. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0001048.

  • Landir Sayiniec, Maristela O Santos, A. Costa, L. Saviniec. Parallel local search algorithms for high school timetabling problems. European Journal of Operational Research, 265, 81-98, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2017.07.029.

  • AC Horne, S Kaur, JM Szemis, A. Costa, R Nathan, JA Webb, MJ Stewardson, N. Boland. Active management of environmental water to improve ecological outcomes. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 144, 04018079 (10pp), 2018. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000991.

  • Mayron Cesar O Moreira, Rafael Pastor, A. Costa, Cristobal Miralles. The multi-objective assembly line worker integration and balancing problem of type-2. Computers & Operations Research, 82, 114-125, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.cor.2017.01.003.

  • Avril Horne, Simranjit Kaur, Joanna Szemis, A. Costa, J Angus Webb, Rory Nathan, Michael Stewardson, Lisa Lowe, N. Boland, Natashia Boland. Using optimization to develop a "designer" environmental flow regime. Environmental Modelling & Software, 88, 188-199, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.11.020.

  • Avril Horne, Joanna M Szemis, Simranjit Kaur, J Angus Webb, Michael J Stewardson, A. Costa, N. Boland, Natashia Boland. Optimization tools for environmental water decisions: A review of strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities to improve adoption. Environmental Modelling & Software, 84, 326-338, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.06.028.

  • Marcus Ritt, A. Costa, Cristobal Miralles. The assembly line worker assignment and balancing problem with stochastic worker availability. International Journal of Production Research, 54, 907-922, 2016. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2015.1108534.

  • MCO Moreira, A. Costa, C Miralles. Assembly Line Worker Integration and Balancing Problem. Computers & Operations Research, 54, 64-73, 2015.

  • M Ritt, A. Costa. Improved integer programming models for simple assembly line balancing and related problems. International Transactions in Operational Research, n/a, 2015. doi: 10.1111/itor.12206.

  • A Horne, A. Costa, N. Boland, N Boland, S Kaur, J Szemis, M Stewardson. Developing a seasonal environmental watering tool. The Art and Science of Water - 36th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, HWRS 2015, 907-914, 2015.

  • PB Castellucci, A. Costa. A new look at the bowl phenomenon. Pesquisa Operacional, 35, 57-72, 2015. doi: 10.1590/0101-7438.2015.035.01.0057.

  • Lana MR Santos, Pedro Munari, A. Costa. A branch-price-and-cut method for the vegetable crop rotation scheduling problem with minimal plot sizes. European Journal of Operational Research, 245, 581-590, 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2015.03.035.

  • Mayron Cesar O Moreira, Jean-Francois Cordeau, A. Costa, Gilbert Laporte. Robust assembly line balancing with heterogeneous workers. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 88, 254-263, 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.cie.2015.07.004.

  • Felipe FB Araujo, A. Costa, Cristobal Miralles. Balancing parallel assembly lines with disabled workers. European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 9, 344-365, 2015. doi: 10.1504/EJIE.2015.069343.

  • P Amorim, A. Costa, B Almada-Lobo. A hybrid path-relinking method for solving two-stage stochastic integer problems. International Transactions in Operational Research, 22, 113-127, 2015. doi: 10.1111/itor.12084.

  • Pamela MC Cortez, A. Costa. Sequencing mixed-model assembly lines operating with a heterogeneous workforce. International Journal of Production Research, 53, 3419-3432, 2015. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2014.987881.

  • Amorim, A. Costa, Almada-Lobo. Influence of consumer purchasing behaviour on the production planning of perishable food. OR Spectrum: quantitative approaches in management, 36, 669-692, 2014. doi: 10.1007/s00291-013-0324-9.

  • A. Costa, MR Santos, Alem, Lana Mara R dos Santos. Sustainable Vegetable Crop Supply Problem with Perishable Stocks. Annals of Operations Research, 219, 265-283, 2014. doi: 10.1007/s10479-010-0830-y.

  • M Moreira, A. Costa. Hybrid Heuristics for planning job rotation in assembly lines with disabled workers. International Journal of Production Economics, 141, 552-560, 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2012.09.011.

  • A. Costa, JF Cordeau, B Gendron, G Laporte. Accelerating Benders decomposition with heuristic master problem solutions. Pesquisa Operacional, 32, 3-19, 2012. doi: 10.1590/S0101-74382012005000005.

  • MCO Moreira, Ritt, A. Costa, Chaves. Simple heuristics for the assembly line worker assignment and balancing problem. Journal of Heuristics, 18, 505-524, 2012. doi: 10.1007/s10732-012-9195-5.

  • Araújo, Miralles, A. Costa, Felipe FB Araujo. Two extensions for the assembly line worker assignment and balancing problem: parallel stations and collaborative approach. International Journal of Production Economics, 140, 483-495, 2012. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2012.06.032.

  • AG Rocha, R Morabito, A. Costa. Benders decomposition method applied to the manufacturer’s pallet loading problem. Pesquisa Operacional para o Desenvolvimento, 3, 44-57, 2011.

  • A. Costa, P Franca, C Filho. Two-level network design with intermediate facilities: an application to electrical distribution systems. Omega, 39, 3-13, 2011. doi: 10.1016/j.omega.2010.01.005.

  • LMR dos Santos, MN Arenales, A. Costa. A linear optimization approach for increasing sustainability in vegetable crop production. 234-265, IGI Global, 2010. doi: 10.4018/978-1-61692-871-1.ch012.

  • Santos, A. Costa, Arenales, Lana Mara R dos Santos. Sustainable Vegetable Crop Supply Problem. European Journal of Operational Research, 204, 457-473, 2010. doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2009.11.026.

  • Miralles, Marin-Garcia, Ferrus, A. Costa. OR/MS tools for integrating people with disabilities into employment. A study on Valencia’s Sheltered Work Centres for Disabled. International Transactions in Operational Research, 17, 457-473, 2010. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-3995.2009.00727.x.

  • A. Costa, JF Cordeau, B Gendron. Benders, metric and cutset inequalities for multicommodity capacitated network design. Computational Optimization and Applications, 42, 371-392, 2009. doi: 10.1007/s10589-007-9122-0.

  • A. Costa, Cordeau, Laporte. Models and branch-and-cut algorithms for the Steiner tree problem with revenues, budget and hop constraints. Networks, 53, 141-159, 2009. doi: 10.1002/net.20274.

  • Ritt, A. Costa, S Mergen, Orengo. An integer linear programming approach for approximate string comparison. European Journal of Operational Research, 198, 706-714, 2009. doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2008.10.013.

  • A. Costa, Miralles. Job rotation in assembly lines employing disabled workers. International Journal of Production Economics, 120, 625-632, 2009. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2009.04.013.

  • Ceriani, A. Costa, Meirelles. Optimization of the Physical Refining of Sunflower Oil Concerning the Final Contents of trans Fatty Acids. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 47, 681-692, 2008. doi: 10.1021/ie070118p.

  • A. Costa, Cordeau, Laporte. Fast heuristics for the Steiner tree problem with revenues, budget and hop constraints. European Journal of Operational Research, 190, 68-78, 2008. doi: 10.1016/j.ejor.2007.06.012.

  • A. Costa, JF Cordeau, G Laporte. Steiner tree problem with profits. INFOR: Information Systems and Operational Research, 44, 99-115, 2006. doi: 10.1080/03155986.2006.11732743.

  • A. Costa. A survey on benders decomposition applied to fixed-charge network design problems. Computers & Operations Research, 32, 1429-1450, 2005. doi: 10.1016/j.cor.2003.11.012.

  • A. Costa, VJ Garcia, PM Franca, CL Filho. A new method for planning secondary distribution networks. Proceedings of the Fourth IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, 437-442, 2004.

  • A. Costa, PA Vargas, FJ Von Zuben, PM Franca. Makespan minimization on parallel processors: An immune-based approach. CEC'02: Proceedings of The 2002 Congress On Evolutionary Computation, Vols 1 And 2, 1, 920-925, 2002. doi: 10.1109/CEC.2002.1007048.