### Guest editorships

Escudero, L., Martello, S., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Computational issues in combinatorial optimization. In: *Annals of Operational Research,* 207, pp. 1–5. DOI: 10.1007/s10479-013-1400-x

Blazewicz, J., Burke, E.K., Gordon, V.S., Kovalyov, M.Y., Shafransky, Y.M., and Strusevich, V.A. (2012) New branches, old roots. In: *Journal of Scheduling,* 15(4),pp*.* 399–401. DOI: 10.1007/s10951-011-0262-9

Finke, G., Strusevich, V.A., and Werner, F. (2009) Scheduling for modern manufacturing, logistics and supply chains. In: *Computers & Operations Research*, 36(2), pp. 299–300. DOI:10.1016/j.cor.2007.10.009

### Peer-reviewed journal papers and chapters in books

Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2014). Combining time and position dependent effects on a single machine subject to rate-modifying activities. *Omega, The International Journal of Management Science*, 42, pp. 166–78. DOI:10.1016/j.omega.2013.05.005

#### 2013

Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Parallel machine scheduling: Impact of adding an extra machine. Accepted by *Operations Research.*

Kellerer, H., Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Approximation schemes for scheduling on a single machine subject to cumulative deterioration and maintenance. Accepted by *Journal of Scheduling.* DOI:10.1007/s10951-012-0287-8

Shioura, A., Shakhlevich, N.V., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) A submodular optimisation approach to bicriteria scheduling problems with controllable processing times on parallel machines. *SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics*, 27, pp. 186–204. DOI:10.1137/1108438

Kellerer, H., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Fast approximation schemes for Boolean programming and scheduling problems related to positive convex half-product. *European Journal of Operational Research*, 228, pp. 24–32. DOI:10.1016/j.ejor.2012.12.028

Kellerer, H., Soper, A.J., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Pre-emptive scheduling on two identical parallel machines with a single transporter. *Journal of Combinatorial Optimization,* 25, pp. 279–307. DOI: 10.1007/s10878-012-9511-x

Ramesh, N.I., Thayakaran, R., and Onof, C. (2013) Multi-site doubly stochastic poisson process models for fine-scale rainfall. *Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment*,27, pp. 1383–96**.** DOI: 10.1007/s00477-012-0674-x

Thayakaran, R., and Ramesh, N.I. (2013) Multi-variate models for rainfall based on Markov modulated poisson processes. *Hydrology Research*, 44, pp. 631–43. DOI:10.2166/nh.2013.180

Thayakaran, R., and Ramesh, N.I. (2013) Markov modulated poisson process models incorporating covariates for rainfall intensity. *Water Science and Technology*, 67, pp. 1786–92. DOI:10.2166/wst.2013.051

#### 2012

Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2012) Simple matching vs linear assignment in scheduling models with positional effects: A critical review. *European Journal of Operational Research*, 222, pp. 393–407. DOI:10.1016/j.ejor.2012.04.037 Kellerer, H., and Strusevich, V.A. (2012) The symmetric quadratic knapsack problem: Approximation and scheduling applications. *4OR,* 10, pp. 111–61. DOI:10.1007/s10288-011-0180-x

Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2012) Single machine scheduling with general positional deterioration and rate-modifying maintenance. *Omega, The International Journal of Management Science*, 40, pp. 791–804. DOI:10.1016/j.omega.2011.12.007

Dolgui, A., Gordon, V., and Strusevich, V. (2012) Single machine scheduling with precedence constraints and positionally dependent processing times. *Computers & Operations Research,* 39, pp. 1218–24. DOI:10.1016/j.cor.2010.06.004

Gordon, V.S. *et al* (2012) Contributions to scheduling and related areas. *Journal of Scheduling*, 15, pp. 403–28*.* DOI:10.1007/s10951-011-0230

Gordon, V., Strusevich, V., and Dolgui, A. (2012) Scheduling with due date assignment under special conditions on job processing. *Journal of Scheduling*, 15, pp. 447–56. DOI:10.1007/s10951-011-0240-2

Ramesh, N.I., Onof, C. and Xie, D. (2012) Doubly stochastic poisson process models for precipitation at fine time-scales. *Advances in Water Resources*, 45, pp. 58–64. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2011.09.017

Ramesh, N.I. 2012. Enhancing the student learning experience through greater engagement and interaction in mathematics and statistics. In: HEA's STEM Annual Conference, Imperial College, London, 12–13 April 2012. Available (online): www.heacademy.ac.uk/assets/documents/stem-conference/MSOR/Nadarajah_Ramesh.pdf

#### 2011

Kacem, I., Kellerer, H., and Strusevich, V.A. (2011) Single machine scheduling with a common due date: Total weighted tardiness problems. In: A.R. Ahjoub (ed.) *Progress in Combinatorial Optimization*, Chapter 13, pp. 391–421. Wiley-ISTE.

Gordon, V.S., Orlovich, Y.L., Potts, C.N., and Strusevich, V.A. (2011) Hamiltonian properties of locally connected graphs with bounded vertex degree. *Discrete Applied Mathematics,* 159, pp. 1759–74. DOI:10.1016/j.dam.2010.10.005

Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2011) Convex and *v-*shaped sequences of sums of functions that depend on ceiling functions. *Journal of Integer Sequences,* 14, Article 11.1.5. Available (online): __www.cs.uwaterloo.ca/journals/JIS/VOL14/Strusevich/strusevich2.html__

Ramesh, N.I. (2011) Impact of audience response system in first year statistics lessons: Click or not to click. CETL-MSOR Conference 2010. In: *MSOR Connections*. Summer 2011, 11(2), pp. 14–17. ISSN 1473-4869. Available (online): http://mathstore.ac.uk/headocs/Connections_11_2_Ramesh.pdf

Ramesh, N.I. (2011) Use of technology to enhance teaching and learning in mathematics and statistics. *MSOR Connections*, 11(1), pp. 23–25. ISSN 1473-4869. Available (online): http://mathstore.ac.uk/headocs/Ramesh.pdf

#### 2010

Kellerer, H., Soper, A.J., and Strusevich, V.A. (2010) Transporting jobs through a processing center with two parallel machines. *Lecture Notes in Computer Science,* 6508, pp. 408–22.

Gordon, V.S., Dolgui, A., and Strusevich. V.A. (2010) Schedules with precedence restriction and position-dependent servicing durability. *Doklady of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus*, 54(4), pp. 47–52 (in Russian).

Gordon, V.S. et al (2010) Creative heritage of Vyacheslav Sergeevich Tanaev: 70th anniversary. *Automation and Remote Control*, 71(10), pp. 2021–28.

Kellerer, H., and Strusevich, V.A. (2010) Minimising total weighted earliness-tardiness on a single machine around a small common due date: An FPTAS using quadratic knapsack. *International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science*, 21, pp. 357–83. DOI:10.1142/S0129054110007301

Kellerer, H., and Strusevich, V.A. (2010) Fully polynomial approximation schemes for a symmetric quadratic knapsack problem and its scheduling applications. *Algorithmica,* 57, pp. 769–95. DOI:10.1007/s00453-008-9248-1.

Lushchakova, I.N., and Strusevich, V.A. (2010) Scheduling incompatible tasks on two machines. *European Journal of Operational Research,* 200, pp. 334–46. DOI:10.1016/j.ejor.2009.01.029

Ramesh, N.I. (2010) Illustration oriented approach in statistics education. Proceedings of the CETL-MSOR Conference 2009, pp. 117–22. ISBN 978-0-9555914-7-1. Available (online): http://eprints.usq.edu.au/19447/2/Binder1.pdf

#### 2009

Brauner, N., et al (2009) Operator non-availability periods. *4OR,* 7, pp. 239–53. DOI:10.1007/s10288-008-0084-6

Gordon, V.S., and Strusevich, V.A. (2009) Single machine scheduling and due date assignment with positionally dependent processing times. *European Journal of Operational Research*, 198, pp. 57–62. DOI:10.1016/j.ejor.2008.07.044

Kubzin, M.A., Potts, C.N., and Strusevich, V.A. (2009) Approximation results for flow shop scheduling problems with machine availability constraints. *Computers & Operations Research,* 36, pp. 379–90. DOI:10.1016/j.cor.2007.10.013 Lushchakova, I.N., Soper, A.J., and Strusevich, V.A. (2009) Transporting jobs through a two-machine open shop. *Naval Research Logistics,* 56, pp.1–18. DOI:10.1002/nav.20323

Potts, C.N., and Strusevich, V.A. (2009) Fifty years of scheduling: A survey of milestones. *Journal of the Operational Research Society*, 60, S41–68. DOI:10.1057/jors.2009.2

Kellerer, H., Kubzin, M.A., and Strusevich, V.A. (2009) Two simple constant ratio approximation algorithms for minimising the total weighted completion time on a single machine with a fixed non-availability interval. *European Journal of Operational Research*, 199, pp. 111–16. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2008.11.003

Shakhlevich, N.V., Shioura, A., and Strusevich, V.A. (2009) Single machine scheduling with controllable processing times by submodular optimisation. *International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science,* 20, pp. 247–69. DOI: 10.1142/S0129054109006541

Ramesh, N.I. (2009) Some issues on assessment methods and learning in mathematics and statistics. Proceedings of the CETL-MSOR Conference 2008. In: *MSOR Connections,* 9(4)*,* pp. 28–31. Available (online): http://mathstore.ac.uk/headocs/9428_ramesh_n_assessment.pdf

Ramesh, N.I. (2009) The role of minitab in teaching statistics. *MSOR Connections,* 9(3)*,* pp. 9–13. ISSN 1473-4869. Available (online): http://mathstore.ac.uk/headocs/9309_ramesh_n_minitabrole.pdf

#### 2008

Billaut, J-C., Gribkovskaia, I.V., and Strusevich. V.A. (2008) An improved approximation algorithm for the two-machine open shop scheduling problem with family setup times. *IIE Transactions*, 40, pp. 478–93. DOI:10.1080/07408170701592473

Kellerer, H., and Strusevich, V.A. (2008) Scheduling parallel dedicated machines with the speeding-up resource. *Naval Research Logistics,* 55, pp. 377–89. DOI:10.1002/nav.20292

Gordon, V.S., Potts, C.N., Strusevich, V.A., and Whitehead, J.D. (2008) Single machine scheduling models with deterioration and learning: Handling precedence constraints via priority generation. *Journal of Scheduling*, 11, pp. 357-370. DOI:10.1007/s10951-008-0064-x

Shakhlevich, N.V., Shioura, A., and Strusevich, V.A. (2008) Fast divide-and-conquer algorithms for pre-emptive scheduling problems with controllable processing times – a polymatroidal approach. *Lecture Notes in Computer Science,* 5193, pp. 756–67.

Gordon, V.S., and Strusevich, V.A. (2008) Schedules with due-date assignment and position-dependent processing times. *Doklady of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus,* 52(5), pp. 24–30 (in Russian).

Chen, A.Y., Li, J.P., and Ramesh, N.I. (2008) Probabilistic approach in weighted markov branching processes. *Statistics & Probability Letters*, 78, pp. 771–79. Available (online): http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spl.2007.09.043

### SORG reports of submitted journal papers

Qian, F., Strusevich, V.I., Gribkovskaia, I., and Halskau, Ø. (2011) Minimisation of passenger take off and landing risk in offshore helicopter transportation: Models, approaches and analysis. Report SORG-07-2011

Soper, A.J., and Strusevich, V.A. (2012) Single parameter analysis of power of preemption on two and three uniform machines. Report SORG-01-2012

Rustogi, K., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Single machine scheduling with time-dependent linear deterioration and rate-modifying maintenance. Report SORG-01-2013

Shioura, A., Shakhlevich, N.V., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Decomposition algorithms for submodular optimisation with applications to parallel machine scheduling with controllable processing times. Report SORG-02-2013

Quibell, R., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) An approximation algorithm for the three-machine scheduling problem with the routes given by the same partial order. Report SORG-03-2013

Shioura, A., Shakhlevich, N.V., and Strusevich, V.A. (2013) Scheduling with controllable processing times subject to release dates and deadlines via submodular optimisation. Report SORG-04-2013