37th Annual ORSNZ Conference

29 to 30 November 2002

University of Auckland

www.orsnz.org.nz 

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Change Log:
21.11.2002: Added extra pdf's for Mason/Panton, Everett/Meyer, and Rouse. (AJM)
21.11.2002: Order in Saturday's Session 8B changed to accommodate speaker's international flights. Not updated in proceedings. (AJM)
25.11.2002: Added venue  locations.

 

Programme & Proceedings Indices

Thursday 28 November 2002

7pm Pre-conference gathering at Old Government House, University of Auckland. Old Government House is located between Princes and Symonds Streets and Waterloo Quadrant, see the map of the city campus (also available in PDF format) or this Wises map.


Friday 29 November 2002

8:00 Breakfast
Breakfast, morning tea, and afternoon tea will be served in the foyer and garden area outside rooms ALR1 and ALR3 in Architecture. See
map of the city campus.

9:00 10:00 Plenary Talk, Room ALR1

1......... Steuer, Ralph E.
Multiple Criteria Optimization in Portfolio Abstract

10:00 10:30 Morning Tea
Breakfast, morning tea, and afternoon tea will be served in the foyer and garden area outside rooms ALR1 and ALR3 in Architecture. See map of the city campus.

10:30 11:50 Stream A: Health, Room ALR1

2A.1... Everett, Graeme R; Meyer, Jeff A
Flexible Interface for Supply Chain Optimisation Model pdf

2A.2... Dye, Shane
Rostering Theatre Sessions for Clinicians Abstract

2A.3... Roper, Duncan
A Proposal for a Model of a Mental Health System pdf

2A.4... Ehrgott, Matthias
An Optimisation Model for Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy pdf

10:30 11:50 Stream B: Electricity, Room ALR3

2B.1... Zakeri, Golbon; Pritchard, Geoffrey; Philpott, Andrew
Estimation of market distribution functions in the electricity market  pdf

2B.2... Halliburton, Tom
Optimal Trading Around Gas Storage Reservoirs Abstract

2B.3... Philpott, A.B.; Everett, G.R.
On Load Shedding and Transmission Grid Security

2B.4... Everett, Graeme; Philpott, Andy B.
Pulp Mill Electricity Demand Management pdf

11:50 12:50 Lunch
Lunches will be served in the Engineering staff common room, level 12, Building 401. See
map of the city campus.

1:05 2:45 Young Practitioner Presentations, Room ALR1

3.1...... Chen, Jessica
Minimising IMRT Treatment Time by Optimal Configuration of Multileaf Collimators
pdf

3.2...... Engineer, Faramroze G
A Solution Framework for the Generalised Rostering Problem
pdf

3.3...... Johnston, Lenrick A.
Optimisation of Irradiation Directions in IMRT Treatment pdf

3.4...... McLean, Stephen M.
Finding Efficient Plans in Radiotherapy Planning pdf

3.5...... Mistry, Hiren
Exploring a Feasible Optimisation Technique for Packing Measurands in Data Cycle Maps pdf

2:45 3:15 Afternoon Tea
Breakfast, morning tea, and afternoon tea will be served in the foyer and garden area outside rooms ALR1 and ALR3 in Architecture. See map of the city campus.

3:15 5:15 Young Practitioner Presentations, Room ALR1

4.1...... O'Sullivan, Matthew L.
Optimal Fibre-Optic Cable Layout using Dynamic Programming
pdf

4.2...... Singh, Kavinesh J.
Electricity Distribution Network Expansion Planning
pdf

4.3...... Talwar, Monica
Location of Rescue Helicopters in South Tyrol pdf

4.4...... Tipping, James
Scheduling and Routing Grass Mowers Around Christchurch pdf

4.5...... Treby, Asher
Optimal Weather Routing Using Ensemble Weather Forecasts pdf

4.6...... Viswambharan, Ambili
Optimisation in Diamond Cutting
pdf

5:30 Annual General Meeting

6:30 Council Meeting

7:30 Banquet

Copthorne Hotel, 150 Anzac Avenue; ph 379 8509. Formal dress. Map

 

Saturday 30 November 2002

8:00 Breakfast
Breakfast, morning tea, and afternoon tea will be served in the foyer and garden area outside rooms ALR1 and ALR3 in Architecture. See
map of the city campus.

9:00 10:00 Stream A: Modelling, Room ALR1

5A.1... Galligan, David P
Application of the MANA Model to Maritime Scenarios pdf

5A.2... Dillon, Stuart; Buchanan, John; Corner, Jim
Preceding Problem Structuring: The Nature of Emergent Decisions pdf

5A.3... Gao, Shan; Sundaram, David; Paynter, John
Flexible Support for Spatial Decision-Making pdf

9:00 10:00 Stream B: Inventory, Room ALR3

5B.1... Cousineau-Ouimet, Karine
A Tabu Search Heuristic for the Inventory Routing Problem
pdf

5B.2... Basnet, Chuda; Leung, Janny M.Y.
Inventory Lot Sizing with Supplier Selection pdf

5B.3... Sankaran, Jay
The Operation of Consignment Stocks by Vendors of Short-Lived Supplies
pdf

10:00 10:30 Morning Tea
Breakfast, morning tea, and afternoon tea will be served in the foyer and garden area outside rooms ALR1 and ALR3 in Architecture. See map of the city campus.

10:30 11:30 Plenary Talk, Room ALR1

6......... Saigal, Sanjay
Decision-Support System Development Beyond Linear Programming Abstract

11:30 12:30 Stream A: Group Decision Making, Room ALR1

7A.1... Widgren, Mika
Actors' power in procedural composite games Abstract

7A.2... Mazurkiewicz, Mariusz; Mercik, Jacek W.
Paradox of Multiple Election - the Probabilistic Approach pdf

7A.3... Turnovec, Frantisek
Decision Making Games in the European Union: Evaluation of National and Institutional Influence pdf

11:30 12:30 Stream B: OR & Education, Room ALR3

7B.1... Foulds, Les R.; Johnson, D.G.
A Decision Support System Improves Course Timetabling at the University of Waikato pdf

7B.2... Patel, G.N.
Use of Information Technology in University Examination: Facilitating Decision Making pdf

7B.3... Rouse, Paul; Harrison, Julie
Measuring the Performance of Auckland Secondary Schools: A Pilot Study Using DEA pdf

12:30 1:30 Lunch
Lunches will be served in the Engineering staff common room, level 12, Building 401. See
map of the city campus.

1:45 3:05 Stream A: Integer Programming, Room ALR1

8A.1... Raffensperger, John F.
Decomposition-Based Pricing for Integer Programs pdf

8A.2... Mason, Andrew J; Panton, David
Cyclic Rostering Using Branch and Cut pdf

8A.3... Day, Amanda; Meehan, Rochelle
Call Repair for Long-Haul Flight Attendants pdf

8A.4... McNaughton, Alastair
Optimisation of Forest Harvesting Subject to Area Restrictions on Clearfell pdf

1:45 3:05 Stream B: Risk, Room ALR3
Note order change

8B.3....Murtagh, Bruce A.
Nonlinear Programming and Risk Management pdf

8B.1... Chukova, Stefanka; Hayakawa, Yu
Warranty Cost Analysis: Non-zero Repair Time pdf

8B.2... Lauren, Michael K
Using Fractals to Improve Currency Risk Management Strategies pdf

 


Author/Paper/Session Index

Author

Title

Session

(see program above)

Basnet, Chuda

Inventory Lot Sizing with Supplier Selection pdf

5B.2

Buchanan, John

Preceding Problem Structuring: The Nature of Emergent Decisions pdf

5A.2

Chen, Jessica

Minimising IMRT Treatment Time by Optimal Configuration of Multileaf Collimators pdf

3.1

Chukova, Stefanka

Warranty Cost Analysis: Non-zero Repair Time pdf

8B.1

Corner, Jim

Preceding Problem Structuring: The Nature of Emergent Decisions pdf

5A.2

Cousineau-Ouimet, Karine

A Tabu Search Heuristic for the Inventory Routing Problem pdf

5B.1

Day, Amanda

Call Repair for Long-Haul Flight Attendants pdf

8A.3

Dillon, Stuart

Preceding Problem Structuring: The Nature of Emergent Decisions pdf

5A.2

Dye, Shane

Rostering Theatre Sessions for Clinicians Abstract

2A.2

Ehrgott, Matthias

An Optimisation Model for Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy pdf

2A.4

Engineer, Faramroze G

A Solution Framework for the Generalised Rostering Problem pdf

3.2

Everett, Graeme R

Flexible Interface for Supply Chain Optimisation Model pdf

2A.1

Everett, Graeme R.

On Load Shedding and Transmission Grid Security

2B.3

Everett, Graeme R.

Pulp Mill Electricity Demand Management pdf

2B.4

Foulds, Les R.

A Decision Support System Improves Course Timetabling at the University of Waikato pdf

7B.1

Galligan, David P

Application of the MANA Model to Maritime Scenarios pdf

5A.1

Gao, Shan

Flexible Support for Spatial Decision-Making pdf

5A.3

Halliburton, Tom

Optimal Trading Around Gas Storage Reservoirs

2B.2

Harrison, Julie

Measuring the Performance of Auckland Secondary Schools: A Pilot Study Using DEA pdf

7B.3

Hayakawa, Yu

Warranty Cost Analysis: Non-zero Repair Time pdf

8B.1

Johnson, D.G.

A Decision Support System Improves Course Timetabling at the University of Waikato pdf

7B.1

Johnston, Lenrick A.

Optimisation of Irradiation Directions in IMRT Treatment pdf

3.3

Lauren, Michael K

Using Fractals to Improve Currency Risk Management Strategies pdf

8B.2

Leung, Janny M.Y.

Inventory Lot Sizing with Supplier Selection pdf

5B.2

Mason, Andrew J

Cyclic Rostering Using Branch and Cut pdf

8A.2

Mazurkiewicz, Mariusz

Paradox of Multiple Election - the Probabilistic Approach pdf

7A.2

McLean, Stephen M.

Finding Efficient Plans in Radiotherapy Planning pdf

3.4

McNaughton, Alastair

Optimisation of Forest Harvesting Subject to Area Restrictions on Clearfell pdf

8A.4

Meehan, Rochelle

Call Repair for Long-Haul Flight Attendants pdf

8A.3

Mercik, Jacek W.

Paradox of Multiple Election - the Probabilistic Approach pdf

7A.2

Meyer, Jeff A

Flexible Interface for Supply Chain Optimisation Model pdf

2A.1

Mistry, Hiren

Exploring a Feasible Optimisation Technique for Packing Measurands in Data Cycle Maps pdf

3.5

Murtagh, Bruce A.

Nonlinear Programming and Risk Management pdf

8B.3

O'Sullivan, Matthew L.

Optimal Fibre-Optic Cable Layout using Dynamic Programming  pdf

4.1

Panton, David

Cyclic Rostering Using Branch and Cut pdf

8A.2

Patel, G.N.

Use of Information Technology in University Examination: Facilitating Decision Making pdf

7B.2

Paynter, John

Flexible Support for Spatial Decision-Making pdf

5A.3

Philpott, Andy B.

Estimation of market distribution functions in the electricity market pdf

2B.1

Philpott, Andy B.

On Load Shedding and Transmission Grid Security

2B.3

Philpott, Andy B.

Pulp Mill Electricity Demand Management pdf

2B.4

Pritchard, Geoffrey

Estimation of market distribution functions in the electricity market pdf

2B.1

Raffensperger, John F.

Decomposition-Based Pricing for Integer Programs pdf

8A.1

Roper, Duncan

A Proposal for a Model of a Mental Health System pdf

2A.3

Rouse, Paul

Measuring the Performance of Auckland Secondary Schools: A Pilot Study Using DEA pdf

7B.3

Saigal, Sanjay

Decision-Support System Development Beyond Linear Programming Abstract

6

Sankaran, Jay

The Operation of Consignment Stocks by Vendors of Short-Lived Supplies pdf

5B.3

Singh, Kavinesh J.

Electricity Distribution Network Expansion Planning pdf

4.2

Steuer, Ralph E.

Multiple Criteria Optimization in Portfolio Selection Abstract

1

Sundaram, David

Flexible Support for Spatial Decision-Making pdf

5A.3

Talwar, Monica

Location of Rescue Helicopters in South Tyrol pdf

4.3

Tipping, James

Scheduling and Routing Grass Mowers Around Christchurch pdf

4.4

Treby, Asher

Optimal Weather Routing Using Ensemble Weather Forecasts pdf

4.5

Turnovec, Frantisek

Decision Making Games in the European Union: Evaluation of National and Institutional Influence pdf

7A.3

Viswambharan, Ambili

Optimisation in Diamond Cutting pdf

4.6

Widgren, Mika

Actors' power in procedural composite games Abstract

7A.1

Zakeri, Golbon

Estimation of market distribution functions in the electricity market pdf

2B.1