Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization: 11th International IPCO Conference, Berlin, Germany, June 8-10, 2005, Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization, IPCO 2005, held in Berlin, Germany in June 2005.

The 34 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 119 submissions. Among the topics addressed are mixed-integer programming, graph theory, graph algorithms, approximation, linear programming, approximability, packing, scheduling, computational geometry, randomization, network algorithms, sequencing, TSP, and travelling salesman problem.

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Mixed-Integer Cuts from Cyclic Groups.- Optimizing over the First Chvàtal Closure.- Sequential Pairing of Mixed Integer Inequalities.- Approximate Min-max Relations for Odd Cycles in Planar Graphs.- Disjoint Cycles: Integrality Gap, Hardness, and Approximation.- A Combinatorial Algorithm to Find a Maximum Even Factor.- Improved Approximation Schemes for Linear Programming Relaxations of Combinatorial Optimization Problems.- On the Approximability of the Minimum Congestion Unsplittable Shortest Path Routing Problem.- Inventory and Facility Location Models with Market Selection.- On Approximating Complex Quadratic Optimization Problems via Semidefinite Programming Relaxations.- Semidefinite Bounds for the Stability Number of a Graph via Sums of Squares of Polynomials.- Approximation Algorithms for Semidefinite Packing Problems with Applications to Maxcutand Graph Coloring.- On the Inefficiency of Equilibria in Congestion Games.- Unrelated Parallel Machine Scheduling with Resource Dependent Processing Times.- LP-Based Online Scheduling: From Single to Parallel Machines.- Unique Sink Orientations of Grids.- Jumping Doesn’t Help in Abstract Cubes.- Computing the Inertia from Sign Patterns.- Randomized Relaxation Methods for the Maximum Feasible Subsystem Problem.- On Clique Separators, Nearly Chordal Graphs, and the Maximum Weight Stable Set Problem.- Smoothed Analysis of Integer Programming.- Circular Ones Matrices and the Stable Set Polytope of Quasi-Line Graphs.- Approximation Algorithms for Shastic Inventory Control Models.- On Two-Stage Shastic Minimum Spanning Trees.- Combinatorial Analysis of Generic Matrix Pencils.- Power Optimization for Connectivity Problems.- Packing Steiner Forests.- Bidimensional Packing by Bilinear Programming.- On the L—??-Norm of Extreme Points for Crossing Supermodular Directed Network LPs.- Virtual Private Network Design: A Proof of the Tree Routing Conjecture on Ring Networks.- Approximation Algorithms for the Minimum Cardinality Two-Connected Spanning Subgraph Problem.- Using Grammars to Generate Very Large Scale Neighborhoods for the Traveling Salesman Problem and Other Sequencing Problems.- A Study of Domino-Parity and k-Parity Constraints for the TSP.- Not Every GTSP Facet Induces an STSP Facet.

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