Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Scheduling patrol boats and crews for the Royal Australian Navy

Horn, Mark; Jiang, Houyuan; Kilby, Philip


The Royal Australian Navy's Patrol Boat Force carries out essential tasks in the surveillance, policing and defence of Australia's coastal waters. To help the Navy make efficient use of a new generation of boats, the authors have developed optimization procedures to schedule the activities of the boats and their crews. The proceduresembodied in a software system called CBM (Crews, Boats, Missions)use simulated annealing and specialized heuristic techniques within a multi-stage problem-solving...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of the Operational Research Society
DOI: 10.1057/palgrave.jors.2602300


There are no files associated with this item.

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  22 January 2019/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator