Traveling salesman problem heuristics: Leading methods, implementations and latest advances C Rego, D Gamboa, F Glover, C Osterman European Journal of Operational Research 211 (3), 427-441, 2011 | 310 | 2011 |

A parallel tabu search algorithm using ejection chains for the vehicle routing problem C Rego, C Roucairol Meta-Heuristics, 661-675, 1996 | 236 | 1996 |

A subpath ejection method for the vehicle routing problem C Rego Management science 44 (10), 1447-1459, 1998 | 185 | 1998 |

Multistart tabu search and diversification strategies for the quadratic assignment problem T James, C Rego, F Glover IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SYSTEMS, Man, And Cybernetics-part a: systems and …, 2009 | 160 | 2009 |

A cooperative parallel tabu search algorithm for the quadratic assignment problem T James, C Rego, F Glover European Journal of Operational Research 195 (3), 810-826, 2009 | 157 | 2009 |

Node-ejection chains for the vehicle routing problem: Sequential and parallel algorithms C Rego Parallel Computing 27 (3), 201-222, 2001 | 140 | 2001 |

A unified modeling and solution framework for combinatorial optimization problems GA Kochenberger, F Glover, B Alidaee, C Rego OR Spectrum 26 (2), 237-250, 2004 | 131 | 2004 |

Relaxed tours and path ejections for the traveling salesman problem C Rego European Journal of Operational Research 106 (2), 522-538, 1998 | 117 | 1998 |

Local search and metaheuristics C Rego, F Glover The traveling salesman problem and its variations, 309-368, 2007 | 111 | 2007 |

One-pass heuristics for large-scale unconstrained binary quadratic problems F Glover, B Alidaee, C Rego, G Kochenberger European Journal of Operational Research 137 (2), 272-287, 2002 | 86 | 2002 |

Subgraph ejection chains and tabu search for the crew scheduling problem L Cavique, C Rego, I Themido Journal of the Operational Research Society 50 (6), 608-616, 1999 | 85 | 1999 |

A filter-and-fan approach to the job shop scheduling problem C Rego, R Duarte European Journal of Operational Research 194 (3), 650-662, 2009 | 73 | 2009 |

An unconstrained quadratic binary programming approach to the vertex coloring problem GA Kochenberger, F Glover, B Alidaee, C Rego Annals of Operations Research 139 (1), 229-241, 2005 | 71 | 2005 |

Using tabu search for solving a dynamic multi-terminal truck dispatching problem C Rego, C Roucairol European Journal of Operational Research 83 (2), 411-429, 1995 | 69 | 1995 |

Implementation analysis of efficient heuristic algorithms for the traveling salesman problem D Gamboa, C Rego, F Glover Computers & Operations Research 33 (4), 1154-1172, 2006 | 62 | 2006 |

Data structures and ejection chains for solving large-scale traveling salesman problems D Gamboa, C Rego, F Glover European Journal of Operational Research 160 (1), 154-171, 2005 | 57 | 2005 |

A simple filter-and-fan approach to the facility location problem P Greistorfer, C Rego Computers & Operations Research 33 (9), 2590-2601, 2006 | 53 | 2006 |

Sequential and parallel path-relinking algorithms for the quadratic assignment problem T James, C Rego, F Glover IEEE Intelligent Systems 20 (4), 58-65, 2005 | 50 | 2005 |

Some thoughts on combinatorial optimisation MH Bjorndal, A Caprara, PI Cowling, F Della Croce, H Lourenço, ... European Journal of Operational Research 83 (2), 253-270, 1995 | 46 | 1995 |

RAMP: A new metaheuristic framework for combinatorial optimization C Rego Metaheuristic Optimization via Memory and Evolution, 441-460, 2005 | 42 | 2005 |