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Dr Ahmed Kheiri

Lecturer in Management Science (Operations Research)

  1. 2017
  2. Published

    A Hidden Markov Model Approach to the Problem of Heuristic Selection in Hyper-Heuristics with a Case Study in High School Timetabling Problems

    Kheiri, A. & Keedwell, E. 09/2017 In : Evolutionary Computation. 25, 3, p. 473-501 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  3. 2016
  4. Published

    Combining Monte-Carlo and hyper-heuristic methods for the multi-mode resource-constrained multi-project scheduling problem

    Asta, S., Karapetyan, D., Kheiri, A., Özcan, E. & Parkes, A. J. 10/12/2016 In : Information Sciences. 373, p. 476-498 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  5. Published

    A stochastic local search algorithm with adaptive acceptance for high-school timetabling

    Kheiri, A., Özcan, E. & Parkes, A. J. 1/04/2016 In : Annals of Operations Research. 239, 1, p. 135-151 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  6. Published

    An iterated multi-stage selection hyper-heuristic

    Kheiri, A. & Özcan, E. 1/04/2016 In : European Journal of Operational Research. 250, 1, p. 77-90 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  7. 2015
  8. Published

    Solving high school timetabling problems worldwide using selection hyper-heuristics

    Ahmed, L. N., Özcan, E. & Kheiri, A. 1/08/2015 In : Expert Systems with Applications. 42, 13, p. 5463-5471 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  9. Published

    A sequence-based selection hyper-heuristic utilising a hidden markov model

    Kheiri, A. & Keedwell, E. 11/07/2015 GECCO 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 417-424 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsConference contribution

  10. Published

    Sequence analysis-based hyper-heuristics for water distribution network optimisation

    Kheiri, A., Keedwell, E., Gibson, M. J. & Savic, D. 2015 In : Procedia Engineering. 119, 1, p. 1269-1277 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  11. 2013
  12. Published

    A greedy gradient-simulated annealing selection hyper-heuristic

    Kalender, M., Kheiri, A., Özcan, E. & Burke, E. K. 1/12/2013 In : Soft Computing. 17, 12, p. 2279-2292 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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