**Publications **

**Books, chapters, journal articles**

- Gainanov D,
**Mladenovic N,**Raskazova V. The largest independent set in the problem of planning of the freight railway transportation (submitted). - Gainanov D,
**Mladenovic N,**Berenov D. Dichotomy algorithms in the multi-class problem of Pattern recognition (submitted). - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Urosevic D. On locating hubs on a network when the triangle inequality does not apply (submitted). - Pei J, Abdulazis A,
**Mladenovic N,**Pardalos P, Todosijevic R. Less is more approach: Basic variable neighborhood search for the Obnoxious*p*-median problem (submitted). - Elleuch S, Pei J, Jarboui B and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood programming for the symbolic regresion (submitted). - Elleuch S, Jarboui B and
**Mladenovic N.**Reduced variable neighborhood programming for the preventive maintenance planning of railway infrastructure (submitted). - Elleuch S, Jarboui B,
**Mladenovic N**. Variable neighborhood programming – a new automatic programming method in artificial intelligence (submitted). - Pei J, Liub X, Cheng B, Fan W,·Pardalos P,
**Mladenovic N**. Parallel-batching scheduling with nonlinear processing times on a single and unrelated parallel machines (submitted). -
**Mladenovic N,**Pardalos P and Savic G. Preface of special issue BALCOR,*Optimization letters*.**Accepted** - Kong M, Liu X, Pei J, Pardalos PM, Mladenovic N.
Parallel-batching scheduling with nonlinear single and unrelated parallel machines,
*Journal of Global Optimisation*, 2018. - Plotnikov R, Erzin A,
**Mladenovic N.**VNDS for the Min-Power Symmetric Connectivity Problem,*Optimization Letters*, 2018. - Al Kadi A,
**Mladenovic N,**New MIP model for Multiprocessor Scheduling Problem with Communication Delays, in*Open problems in Optimization and Data analysis*, Pardalos, Migdalas eds., Springer, 2018. - Correia-Pereira T, Aloise D, Brimberg J and
**Mladenovic N.**Solving the minimum sum of squares clustering problem with variable neighborhood search (submitted), in*Open problems in Optimization and Data analysis*, Pardalos, Migdalas eds., Springer, 2018. - Dzamic D, Pei J, Maric M,
**Mladenovic N,**Pardalos P. Exponential quality function for community detection in complex networks,*International Transactions of Operations Research*(to appear). - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Urosevic D. Solving the Capacitated Clustering Problem with Variable Neighborhood Search*Annals of Operations Research*(to appear). - Dzamic D, Alose D,
**Mladenovic N.**Ascent-descent variable neighborhood decomposition search for community detection by modularity maximization*Annals of Operatinons Research*(to appear). - Brimberg J, Drezner Z, Mladenovic N, Salhi S.
Using injection points in reformulation local search for solving
continuous location problems.
*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*(2016). - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood search survey in*Handbook of Heuristics,*Marti, Resende, Pardalos (eds), Springer, (accepted). - Duarte A,
**Mladenovic N,**Sanchez-Oro J, Todosijevic R. Variable neighborhood descent, in*Handbook of Heuristics,*Marti, Resende, Pardalos (eds), Springer, (accepted). - Consoli S,
**Mladenovic N**and Moreno-Perez JA, BVNS para el problema del bosque generador k-etiquetado,*The Computing Research Repository*abs/1503.01376 (accepted). - Consoli S, Moreno-Perez JA and
**Mladenovic N**, Towards an intelligent VNS heuristic for the k-labelled spanning forest problem,*The Computing Research Repository*abs/1503.02009 (accepted).**2018** - Silva KG, Aloise D, Xavier-de-Souza S, Mladenovic N.
Less is More: Simplified Nelder-Mead Method for Large Unconstrained Optimization
*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*28 (2018) 153-169. - Elshaikh A, Salhi S, Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**, Callaghan B, Nagy G. An adaptive perturbation-based heuristic: An application to the continuous p-centre problem,*Computers & Operations Research*(2017) http://doi.org/10.1016/j.cor.2016.04.018 - Erromghani, Jarboui B, Eddaly, Rebai A,
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood formulation search approach for the multi-item capacitated lot-sizing problem with time windows and setup times.*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*(2017).**2017** - Chang R, Zhao Q,
**Mladenovic N.**Evaluation of Earthquake Emergency Plan Based on SD Model,*Journal of Systems Science and Information*5 (2017) 289-301. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Hanafi S. Variable neighborhood search: basics and variants.*EURO Journal on Computational Optimization*5 (2017) 423--454. - Sanchez-Oro J,
**Mladenovic N**, Duarte A, General variable neighborhood search for computing graph separators,*Optimization Letters*11 (6), 1069-1089. - El Cadi AA, Atitallah RB, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N**, Artiba A, New MIP model for multiprocessor scheduling problem with communication delays,*Optimization Letters*11 (2017), 1091-1107. - Todosijevic R, Urosevic D,
**Mladenovic N**, Hanafi S. A general variable neighborhood search for solving the uncapacitated*r*-allocation*p*-hub median problem,*Optimization letters*11 (2017) 1109-1121. - Brimberg J, Janicijevic S, Mladenovic N, Uroševic D. Solving the
clique partitioning problem as a maximally diverse grouping
problem,
*Optimization Letters*11 (2017) 1123-1135. - Pyatkin A, Aloise D,
**Mladenovic N.**NP-hardness of balanced Minimum sum-of-squares clustering,*Pattern Recognition Letters*97 (2017) 44--45. - Costa L, Aloise D,
**Mladenovic N.**Less is more: basic variable neighborhood search heuristic for balanced minimum sum-of-squares clustering,*Information Sciences*415 (2017) 247-253. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Uroševic D. Less is more: Solving the Max-Mean diversity problem with variable neighborhood search,*Information Sciences*382 (2017) 179-200. - Rios E, Ochi LS, Boeres C, Coelho IM, Coelho VN,
**Mladenovic N**. A performance study on multi improvement neighborhood search strategy,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 199-206. - Aloise D, Castelo N,
**Mladenovic N,**Pinheiro D. On strategies to remove degeneracy in*k*-means,*Journal of Classification*34 (2017) 165-190. - Amirgaliyeva Z,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Uroševic D. Solving the maximum min-sum dispersion by alternating formulations of two different problems,*European J of Operational Research*260 (2) (2017) 444-459. -
**Mladenovic N,**Sifaleras A, Sörensen K. Editorial to the special cluster on Variable neighborhood search, variants and recent applications,*International Transactions in Operational Research*24 (2017) 507--508. - Mjirda A, Todosijevic R, Hanafi S, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Sequential variable neighborhood descent variants: An empirical study on Travelling salesman problem,*International Transactions of Operatinons Research*24 (3) (2017) 615-633. - Consoli S, Moreno-Pérez JA,
**Mladenovic N.**Comparison of metaheuristics for the k-labeled spanning forest problem,*International Transactions in Operational Research*24 (2017) 559 -- 582. - Alonso-Ayuso A, Escudero AF, Martín-Campo FJ,
**Mladenovic N.**On the aircraft conflict resolution problem: A VNS approach in a multiobjective framework,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 151--158. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**, Todosijevic R, Urosevic D. A general framework for nested variable neighborhood search,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 159--166. - Elleuch S, Hansen P, Jarboui B,
**Mladenovic N.**New VNP for automatic programming,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 191--198. - Djoric D, Ait-El-Cadi A, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N.**, Artiba A. Clustering approach in maintenance of capillary railway network,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 239--246. - Duarte A,
**Mladenovic N,**Jarboui B. Special issue on Variable neighborhood search methods in business and engineering,*Computers and Operations Research*78 (2017) 382--384. - Grohmann S, Urosevic D, Carrizosa E and
**Mladenovic N**, Solving Multifacility Huff Location Models on Networks Using Metaheuristic and Exact Approaches,*Computers and Operations Research*78 (2017) 537-546. - Amaldass N, Lucas C,
**Mladenovic N.**A heuristic hybrid framework for vector job scheduling,*Yugoslav Journal of Operatinons Research*27 (2017) 31-45. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R and Urosevic D. General variable neighborhood search for the uncapacitated single allocation p-hub center problem,*Optimization Letters*11 (2) (2017) 377-388. - Erzin AI,
**Mladenovic N,**Plotnikov RV. Variable neighborhood search variants for Min-power symmetric connectivity problem,*Computers and Operations Research*78 (2017) 557-563. - Nikolaev A,
**Mladenovic N**, Todosijevic R. J-means and I-means for minimum sum-of-squares clustering on networks,*Optimization Letters*11 (2017) 359-376. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**, Todosijevic R, Urosevic D, A basic variable neighborhood search heuristic for the uncapacitated multiple allocation p-hub center problem,*Optimisation letters*11 (2017) 313--327. - Rios E, Satoru Ochi L, Boeres C, Coelho IM, Coelho VN,
**Mladenovic N.**A performance study on multi improvement neighborhood search strategy,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 199-206. - Macedo R, Benmansour R, Artiba A,
**Mladenovic N**, Urosevic D. Scheduling preventive meintenance activities with resource constraints,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 215-222. - Alonso-Ayuso A, Escudero LF, Martín-Campo FJ,
**Mladenovic N**. On the aircraft conflict resolution problem: A VNS approach in a multiobjective framework,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 151-158. - Elleuch S, P Hansen P, B Jarboui B, N Mladenovic. New VNP for automatic programming, Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics 58 (2017) 191-198.
- Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Urosevic D. A general framework for nested variable neighborhood search, Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics 58, 159-166 - Djoric D, El Cadi AA, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N**, Artiba A. Clustering approach in maintenance of capillary railway network*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*58 (2017) 239-246.**2016** - Coelho VN, Coelho IM, Coelho MJ, Souza MJF, Oliveira TA, Cota LP,
Silva RCP, Hadad MN,
**Mladenovic N**, Guimaraes FG. Hybrid self-adaptive evolution strategies quided by neighborhood structures for combinatorial optimization problem,Evolutionary computation 24 (2016) 637-666. DOI: 10.1162/EVCO_a_00187 (IF 2.37). - Coelho VN, Coelho IM, Coelho BN, Souza MJF, Gambini H,
**Mladenovic N,**Guimaraes FG. A Smart Pool Search Matheuristic for Solving a Multi-objective Microgrid Storage Planning Problem*Energy Procedia*103 (2016) 292-297 DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2016.11.288. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic,**Urosevic D, Maximally diverse grouping and Clique partitioning problems with Skewed general variable neighborhood search, in “Models, Algorithms and Technologies for Network Analysis" (Kalyagin, Koldanov, Pardalos eds.) in the book series*Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics,*pp. 3-38, Springer, 2016. - Todosijevic R, Mladenovic M, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N**, Crevits I, Adaptive General Variable Neighborhood search heuristics for solving the unit commitment problem,*International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems*78 (2016) 873-883. - Caporossi G, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**. Variable neighborhood search, in*Metaheuristics*, edited by Siarry P, Springer 2016, pp 77-98. - Plotnikov R, Erzin V,
**Mladenovic N**. (2016) Variable Neighborhood Search-Based Heuristics for Min-Power Symmetric Connectivity Problem in Wireless Networks. In: Kochetov Y., Khachay M., Beresnev V., Nurminski E., Pardalos P. (eds) Discrete Optimization and Operations Research. DOOR 2016.*Lecture Notes in Computer Science,*vol 9869. Springer, Cham. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R, Uroševic D. (2016) Variable Neighborhood Descent for the Capacitated Clustering Problem. In: Kochetov Y., Khachay M., Beresnev V., Nurminski E., Pardalos P. (eds) Discrete Optimization and Operations Research. DOOR 2016.*Lecture Notes in Computer Science,*vol 9869. Springer, Cham - Macedo R, Bruna Ramos, Claudio Alves, José Valério de Carvalho,
Said Hanafi, and
**Mladenovic N.**Integer Programming Based Approaches for Multi-Trip Location Routing, in*Computational Management Science (State of the Art 2014)*, Fonseca RJ, Weber G-W, Telhada J (Eds.) Springer, (2016) pp 79-90. -
**Mladenovic N**, D Urosevic, D Perez-Brito, Variable neighborhood search for minimum linear arrangement problem,*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*, at journal site (2014) ISSN: 0354-0243, EISSN: 2334-6043 24 (2). - Lazic J, Todosijevic, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N**, Variable and single neighbourhood diving for MIP feasibility,*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*26 (2016), 131--157. - Drezner Z, Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**, Salhi S, New local searches for solving the multi-source Weber problem,*Annals of Operations Research*246 (2016) 181-203. -
**Mladenovic N**and Meliŕn-Batista MB, Editorial: Special issue: Applications of variable neighbourhood search,*IMA J Management Math*27 (2016) 1-2 (doi:10.1093/imaman/dpv030) - Nikolic N, Grujcic I,
**Mladenovic N**. A large neighbourhood search heuristic for covering designs,*IMA J Management Math*(2016) 27 (1): 89-106 (doi:10.1093/imaman/dpu003) - Dražic M, Dražic Z,
**Mladenovic N**, Uroševic D and Qiu Hong Zhao, Continuous variable neighbourhood search with modified Nelder–Mead for non-differentiable optimization,*IMA J Management Math*(2016) 27 (1): 75-88 (doi:10.1093/imaman/dpu012) - Todosijevic R, Benmansour R, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N,**Artiba A. Nested general variable neighborhood search for the periodic maintenance problem, European Journal of Operational Research 252 (2016) 385-396. -
**Mladenovic N**, Todosijevic R, Urosevoc D, Less is more: Basic variable neighborhood search for minimum differential dispersion problem,*Information Sciences*326 (2016), 160-171.**2015** - Brimberg J, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**, Continuous Optimization by Variable Neighborhood Search, A Chapter in*Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science*(EORMS), Willy, 2015, New York. - Hanafi S, Lazic J,
**Mladenovic N**, Wilbaut C, Crevits I. New VNS based 0-1 MIP Heuristics,*Yugoslav Journal of Operations research*25 (2015), 343–360. - Hansen P, Macedo R,
**Mladenovic N.**Statistical Tests of Data Classifiability with Respect to a Clustering Criterion,*Flogiston*23 (2015) 9-26. - Macedo R, Alves Cm Hanafi S, Jarboui B,
**Mladenovic N,**, JM de Carvalho, Skewed general variable neighborhood search for the location routing scheduling problem,*Computers & Operations Research 61 (2015), 143-152*. - Sheikh-Rajab R, Drazic M,
**Mladenovic N**, Mladenovic P and Yu, Fitting censored quantile regression by variable neighbourhood search,*Journal of Global Optimization*, 63 (2015), 481-500. - Carrizosa E, Al-Guwaizani A, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N.**New heuristic for harmonic means clustering,*Journal of Global Optimization*, 63-3 (2015), 213-200. - Alonso-Ayuso A, Escudero L, Mart?n-Campo J and
**Mladenovic N**, A VNS metaheuristic for solving the aircraft conflict detection and resolution problem by performing turn changes,*Journal of Global Optimization*, 63-3 (2015), 583-596. - Drezner Z, Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**, Salhi S, New heuristic algorithms for solving the planar p-median problem,*Computers & Operations Research,*62 (2015) 296-304. - Duarte A, Pantrigo JJ, Pardo EG,
**Mladenovic N**, Multi-objective variable neighborhood search: an application to combinatorial optimization problems,*Journal of Global Optimization*, 63-3 (2015) 515-536. - Sifaleras A, Konstantaras Y,
**Mladenovic N**, Variable neighborhood search for the economic lot sizing problem with product returns and recovery,*International Journal of Production Economics*, 160 (2015) 133-143. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N,**Urosevic D, Solving the Maximally Diverse Grouping Problem by Skewed General Variable Neighborhood Search,*Information Sciences*, 295 (2015) 650-675. - Consoli S,
**Mladenovic N**and Moreno-Perez JA. Solving the minimum labelling spanning tree problem using intelligent optimization,*Applied soft computing*, 28 (2015) 440-452. - Zhikharevich BS, Rusetskay OV,
**Mladenovic N.**Clustering cities based on their development dynamics and Variable neigborhood search,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*, 47 (2015) 213-220. - Drezner D, Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**and Salhi S, Solving the Planar p-Median Problem by Variable Neighborhood and Concentric Searches,*Journal of Global Optimization*, 63-3 (2015), 501-514.**2014** -
**Mladenovic N**, S Salhi, S Hanafi, J Brimberg. SPECIAL ISSUE Recent advances in Variable neighborhood search,*Computers and Operations Research,*52 (2014), 147-148. - Kovacevic D,
**Mladenovic N,**Petrovic B, Milosevic P. DE-VNS: Self-adaptive Differential Evolution with crossover neighborhood search for continuous global optimization,*Computers and Operations Research*, 52 (2014), 157-169. -
**Mladenovic N**, Salhi S, Hanafi S, Brimberg J, Recent Advances in Variable Neighbourhood Search,*Computers & Operations Research*, 52 (2014), 147-148. - Djogatovic M, Stanojevic M and
**Mladenovic N**, A variable neighborhood search particle filter for bearings-only target tracking,*Computers & Operations Research*, 52 (2014), 157-169. -
**Mladenovic N**Todosijevic R, Urosevic D, Two level General variable neighborhood search for Attractive traveling salesman problem,*Computers & Operations Research*, 52 (2014), 341-348. - Mjirda A, Jarboui B, Macedo R, Hanafi S and
**Mladenovic N.**A two phase variable neighborhood search for the multi-product inventory routing problem,*Computers & Operations Research,*52 (2014) 291-299. - Cafieri S, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Edge-ratio network clustering by Variable Neighborhood Search,*The European Physical Journal B*, 87 (2014) 116. - Cafieri S, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**, Variable Neighborhood Search for Edge-Ratio Network Clustering,*IOS Press Ebooks - Examining Robustness and Vulnerability of Networked Systems*37 (2014) 51-64, DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-391-9-51. - Davydov IA, Kochetov YuA, Mladenovic N, Urosevic D,
Fast metaheuristics for the discrete (
*r|p*)-centroid problem,*Automation and Remote Control,*75-4 (2014) 677-687. - Brimberg J, Drezner Z,
**Mladenovicc N**, Salhi S, A new local search for continuous location problems,*European J of Operational Research*, 232 (2014) 256-265. - Xiao YY, Zhao QH,
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood simulated annealing algorithm for Capacitated vehicle routing problems,*Engineering Optimization*46 (4) 526-579.**2013** - Consoli S, Perez JAM,
**Mladenovic N,**Intelligent Optimization for the Minimum Labelling Spanning Tree Problem,*Learning and Intelligent Optimization,*59 (2013), 19-23. - Macedo R, Hanafi S, Jarboui B,
**Mladenovic N,**Alves C, JM de Carvalho, Variable neighborhood search for the Location Routing problem with multiple routes,*Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM),*Proceedings of (2013). - Roksandic S, Carrizosa E,
**Mladenovic N,**Urosevic D, Solving multifacility Huff location models on networks,*Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM),*Proceedings of (2013). - Todosijevic R, Mjirda A, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N,**Gendron B, A general variable neighborhood search for the travelling salesman problem with draft limits,*Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM),*Proceedings of (2013). - Kratica J, Kovacevic-Vujcic V, Cangalovic M.
**Mladenovic N,**Strong metric dimension: A survey,*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*(2013) ISSN: 0354-0243 EISSN: 2334-6043 24 (2). - Consoli S, Perez JAM,
**Mladenovic N,**Intelligent variable neighbourhood search for the minimum labelling spanning tree problem,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*41(2013) 399-406. - Davidovic T, Lazic J, Maras V and
**Mladenovic N.**Routing of barge container ships using MIP heuristics,*Applied Soft Computing*13 (2013) 3515-3528. - Carrizosa E,
**Mladenovic N**and Todosijevic R. Variable neighborhood search for Minimum sum-of-squares clustering on networks*European J of Operational Research*230 (2013) 356-363. - Pardo E,
**Mladenovic N,**, Pantrigo J and Duarte A. Variable Formulation Search for the Cutwidth Minimization Problem,*Applied Soft Computing*13 (2013) 2242-2252. - Almoustafa S, Hanafi S and
**Mladenovic N**. Multistart branch and bound for large asymmetric distance-constrained vehicle routing problem in A. Migdalas et al. (eds.), Optimization Theory, Decision Making, and Operations Research Applications,*Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics*31, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4614-5134-1_2, ? Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013. -
**Mladenovic N**, Urosevic D and Hanafi S. Variable neighborhood search for the travelling deliveryman problem*4OR-A Quarterly J of Operations Research*11 (2013) 57--73. -
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R and Urosevic D. An efficient General variable neighborhood search for large TSP problem with time windows ,*Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research*23 (2013), 19--31. - Almoustafa S, Hanafi S and
**Mladenovic N.**New exact method for large asymmetric distance-constrained vehicle routing problem.*European Journal of Operational Research*226 (2013) 386?394. - M'Hallah R, Alkandari A,
**Mladenovic N.**Packing unit spheres into the smallest sphere using VNS and NLP,*Computers and Operations Research*40(2) (2013) 603-615. -
**Mladenovic N,**Brimberg J and Hansen P. Sequential clustering with radius and split criteria,*Central European Journal of Operations Research CEJOR*21 (2013) S95?S115. - Jarboui B, Derbel H, Hanafi S and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood search approaches for a Location routing problem,*Computers and Operations Research*40(1) (2013) 47-57.**2012** - Mladenovic N, Kratica J, Kovacevic-Vujcic V, Cangalovic M.
Variable neighborhood search for the strong metric dimension problem,
*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*39 (2012) 51-57. - Alonso-Ayuso A, Escudero LF Martin-Campo FJ,
**Mladenovic N.**VNS based algorithm for solving a 0?1 nonlinear nonconvex model for the Collision Avoidance in Air Traffic Management,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*39 (2012) 115?120. - Brimberg J, Drezner Z,
**Mladenovic N**and Salhi S. Generating good starting solutions for the*p-*median problem in the plane,*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics*39 (2012) 225-232. - Zhao QH, Xiao YY,
**Mladenovic N.**Local Search Meta-heuristics (in Chinese),*Science Press*, Beijing, China, 2012. - Duarte A, Escudero LF, Marti R,
**Mladenovic N**, Pantrigo JJ, Sanchez-Oro J. Variable Neighborhood Search for the Vertex Separation Problem,*Computers and Operations Research*39 (2012) 3247?3255. -
**Mladenovic N,**Kratica J, Kovacevic-Vujcic V, Cangalovic M. Metric dimension and related problems ,*European J of Operational Research*220(2012) 328-337. -
**Mladenovic N**, Urosevic D, Hanafi S, Ilic A. A General variable neighborhood search for the One-commodity pickup-and-delivery travelling salesman problem,*European J of Operational Research*220 (2012) 270-285. - Carrizosa E, Drazic M, Drazic Z,
**Mladenovic N.**Gaussian Variable Neighborhood Search for Continuous Optimization.*Computers and Operations Research*39 (2012) 2206-2213. - Zhao Q,
**Mladenovic N**, and Urosevic D. A Parametric Simplex Search for Unconstrained Optimization Problem,*Transactions on Advanced Research*8 (2012) 22-27.**2011** - Carrizosa E,
**Mladenovic N,**Todosijevic R. Sum-of-squares clustering on networks ,*Yugoslav Journal of Operations research*, 21 (2011) 157-161. - Noble S, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Maximizing edge-ratio is NP-hard.*Discrete Applied Mathematics*159 (2011) 2276-2280. - Liberti L,
**Mladenovic N**and Nannicini G. A recipe for solving Mixed integer nonlinear programming problems,*Mathematical Programming Computation*3 (2011) 349-390. - Tintor V, Urosevic D, Andjelic B, Radulovic J,
**Mladenovic N**, Variable neighbourhood search for resolving RWA problem in optical WDM networks,*IET Communications*5 (2011) 2028-2034. - Alguwaizani A, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N,**Ngai E. Variable neighbourhood search for harmonic means clustering,*Applied Mathematical Modelling*35 (2011) 2688?2694. - Derbel H, Jarboui B, Chabchoub B, Hanafi S and
**Mladenovic N**: A varible neighborhood search for the capacitated location-routing problem, LOGISTIQUA, 4th international conference on logistics, 10.1109/Logistiqua. 2011.5939452, pages: 514-519 (IEEE Conferences).**2010** - Hanafi S, Lazic J,
**Mladenovic N**, Wilbaut C and Cr?vits I. New Hybrid Matheuristics for Solving the Multidimensional Knapsack Problem*Lecture Notes in Computer Science*6373 (2010) 118-132. -
**Mladenovic N**, Hanafi S and Lazic J. Variable neighborhood search pump and diving for MIP initialization, Plenary talk, Proceedings of*Discrete Optimization and Operational Research*, ISBN 978-5-86134-172-1, pp 40-43, Novosibirsk, 2010. - Zhao QH, Brimberg J and
**Mladenovic N.**A Variable neighborhood search based algorithm for finite-horizon Markov decision processes*Applied Mathematics and Computation*217 (2010) 3480-3492. - Hanafi S, Lazic J,
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighbourhood pump heuristic for 0-1 Mixed integer programming feasibility.*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics:*36 (2010) 759-766. - Hanafi S, Lazic J,
**Mladenovic N**, Wilbaut C and Cr?vits I. Hybrid variable neighbourhood decomposition search for 0-1 MIP.*Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics:*36 (2010) 883-890. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**, Brimberg J and Moreno P?rez JA. Variable neighbourhood search,*Handbook of Metaheuristics,*2nd edition (Gendreau and Potvin Eds), International Series in Operations Research & Management Sciences 146, pp 61-- 86, Kluwer, 2010. - Brimberg J, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N**. Attraction probabilities in variable neighborhood search*4OR*8 (2010) 181-194. - Consoli S, Moreno-Perez JA, Darby-Dowman K, Mladenovic N.
Discrete Particle Swarm Optimization for the minimum labelling
Steiner tree problem
*Natural Computing*9 (2010) 29-46. - Ilic A, Urosevic D, Brimberg J and
**Mladenovic N**. Variable neighborhood search for solving the uncapacitated single allocation*p*-hub median problem.*European J of Operational Research*206 (2010) 289-300. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and Moreno Perez JA. Variable neighbourhood search: algorithms and applications*Annals of Operations Research*175 (2010) 367-407. - Lazic J, Hanafi S,
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. Variable neighborhood decomposition search for 0-1 Mixed integer programs.*Computers and Operations Research*37 (2010) 1055-1067. - Perron S, Hansen P, Le Digabel S and
**Mladenovic N.**Transfer pricing in a global supply chain.*European J of Operational Research*202 (2010) 864-879. -
**Mladenovic N,**Urosevic D, Perez-Brito D and Garcia-Gonzalez CG. Variable neighborhood search for bandwidth reduction.*European J of Operational Research*200 (2010) 14-27. - Liberti L, Nannicini G and
**Mladenovic N**. A good recipe for solving MINLPs. In*Matheuristics*(Maniezo, Stuetzle, Voss Eds).*Annals of Information Systems*10 (2010) 231-244, Springer Verlag, New York, 2010.**2009** - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**. Variable neighborhood search methods,*Encyclopedia of Optimization*, 2nd Edition, (Floudas, Pardalos eds), (Part 22), pp 3975-3989, Springer 2009, doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-74759-0_694. - Consoli S, Darby-Dowman K,
**Mladenovic N**and Moreno J. Variable neighbourhood search for the minimum labelling Steiner tree problem*Annals of Operations Research*172 (2009) 71-96. - Brimberg J, Love R and
**Mladenovic N.**Extension of the Weiszfeld procedure to a single facility minisum location model with mixed norms.*Mathematical Methods of Operations Research,*70 (2009) 269-283, DOI: 10.1007/s00186-008-026-z - Brimberg J, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. Solving large*p*-median clustering problems by primal-dual variable neighborhood search*Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery*19 (2009) 351-375. - Zhao Q, Urosevic D,
**Mladenovic N**, Hansen P. A restarted and modified simplex search for unconstrained optimization*Computers and Operations Research*36 (2009) 3263-3271. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**, Urosevic D and Ngai E. Variable neighborhood search for the heaviest k-subgraph.*Computers and Operations Research*36 (2009) 2885-2891. - Consoli S, Darby-Dowman K,
**Mladenovic N**and Moreno J. Greedy randomized adaptive search and variable neighbourhood search for the minimum labelling spanning tree problem*European J of Operational Research*196 (2009) 440-449.**2008** - Consoli S, Moreno J, Darby-Dowman and
**Mladenovic N**. Discrete particle swarm optimization for the Minimum labelling Steiner tree problem.*Nature Inspired Cooperative Strategies for Optimization*(Book series*Studies in Computational Intelligence*129) pp 313-322, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg 2008. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and JA Moreno P?rez. Variable neighbourhood search: methods and applications (invited survey)*4OR*, Vol 6 (2008) 319-360. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. Variable Neighborhood Search for the*k*-cardinality subgraph problem,*Journal of Heuristics*14 (2008) 501?517. -
**Mladenovic N.**Dra?ic M, Kovacevic-Vujcic V, Cangalovic M. General variable neighborhood search for the continuous optimization,*European J of Operational Research*191 (2008) 753-770. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**, Jose A. Moreno Perez. Variable neighborhood search*European J of Operational Research*191 (2008) 593-595. - Hansen P, Oguz C and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood search for minimum cost berth allocation,*European J of Operational Research*191 (2008) 636-649. - Brimberg J, Hansen P, Laporte G,
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. The maximum return-on-investment plant location problem with market share,*J of Operational Research Society*59 (2008) 399-406. - Brimberg J, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and Salhi S. A survey of solution methods for the continuous location - allocation problem,*International Journal of Operations Research (IJOR)*5 (2008) 1-12. ISSN 0711-2440. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Complement to a comparative analysis of heuristics for the*p*-median problem,*Statistics and Computing*18 (2008) 41-44. - Drazic M, Lavor C, Maculan N and
**Mladenovic N.**A continuous variable neighborhood search heuristic for the three-dimensional structure of a molecule,*European J of Operational Research*185 (2008) 1265?-1273. - Jovanovic D,
**Mladenovic N**and Ognjanovic Z. Variable neighborhood search for the probabilistic satisfiability problem, in*Metaheuristics - Progress in Complex Systems Optimization*, (K.F Doerner et al Eds), pp 173-188, Springer, 2007. - Moreno P?rez JA,
**Mladenovic N.**B?squeda por Entornos Variables para Planificaci?n Log?stica,*Procedimientos Metaheuristicos en Economia y Empresa*(Crespo E, Marti R, Pacheco J Eds), pp 239-263, Tiran lo Blanch, Valencia 2007. - Hansen P, Brimberg J, Urosevic D and
**Mladenovic N.**Primal-dual variable neighborhood for the simple plant location problem,*INFORMS J on Computing*19 (2007) 552-564. -
**Mladenovic N.**, Plastria F. and Urosevic D. Formulation space search for circle packing problems,*Lecture Notes in Computer Science*4638 (2007) 212--216. - Hansen P, Lazic J and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighbourhood search for colour image quantization*IMA Journal of Management Mathematics*18 (2007) 207--221. -
**Mladenovic N**, Brimberg J, Hansen P and Moreno-Perez J. The*p*-median problem: A survey of metaheuristic approaches,*European J Operational Research*179 (2007) 927 -- 939. - Moreno-P?rez JA,
**Mladenovic N**, Meli?n Batista B, Garc?a del Amo I. Variable Neighbourhood Search, (in Alba E, Marti R Eds.) Metaheuristic Procedures for Training Neural Networks Series: Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series , Vol. 36 Chapter 4, pp. 71-86, 2006. - Drazic M, Kovacevic-Vujcic V, Cangalovic M
and
**Mladenovic N.**GLOB - A new VNS-based software for global optimization, in*Global optimization - from theory to implementation*(Liberti L and Maculan N eds), 135-154, Springer 2006. - Brimberg J, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Decomposition strategies for large scale continuous location-allocation problems,*IMA Journal of Management Mathematics*17 (2006) 307-316. -
**Mladenovic N**, Brimberg J and Hansen P. A note on duality gap in the simple plant location problem.*European J Oper Res*174 (2006) 11-22. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**First vs best improvement: An empirical study.*Discrete Applied Mathematics*154 (2006) 802-817. - Hansen P
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. Variable neighborhood search and local branching.*Computers and Operations Research,*33 (2006) 3034-3045. - Brimberg J, Urosevic D and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood search for the vertex weighted*k*-cardinality tree,*European J. of Operational Research*171 (2006) 74--84. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood search, in*Search Methodologies: Introductory Tutorials in Optimization and Decision Support Techniques*, (E.K.Burke and G.Kendall eds.) pp. 211-238, Springer 2005. - Moreno-Perez JA, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Parallel variable neighborhood search, in*Parallel Metaheuristics: A new class of algorithms*(E. Alba eds.) pp. 247-266, Wiley, 2005. - Hansen P, Ngai E, Cheung B and
**Mladenovic N.**Analysis of global k-means, an incremental heuristic for minimum sum-of-squares clustering,*Journal of Classification*22 (2005) 287-310. - Ognjanovic Z, Midic U and
**Mladenovic N.**A hybrid genetic and variable neighborhood descent for probabilistic SAT problem.*Lecture notes in Computer Science*3636 (2005) 42--53. - Davidovic T, Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N.**, Permutation based genetic, tabu and variable neighborhood search heuristics for multiprocessor scheduling with communication delays,*Asian Pacific Journal of Operations Research*, 22 (2005) 297--326. - Dominques-Marin P, Nickel S, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N**, Heuristic procedures for solving the discrete ordered median problem,*Annals of Operations Research*136 (2005) 145-173. -
**Mladenovic N**, Plastria F and Urosevic D. Reformulation descent applied to circle packing problems.*Computers and Oper. Res.*32 (2005) 2419-2434. - Desrosiers J,
**Mladenovic N**and Villeneuve D. Design of balanced MBA student teams,*Journal of Operational Research Society*56 (2005) 60-66 -
**Mladenovi N***Continuous Location*, Mathematical Institute, SANU, Belgrade, Serbia, 2004. (in Serbian) -
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. Variable neighborhood search for the*k*-cardinality tree, in*Metaheuristics**computer decision-making*,(M. Resende and J. de Sousa eds.), pp. 481-500, Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2004. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and Urosevic D. Variable neighborhood search for the Maximum clique problem,*Discrete Applied Math.*145 (2004) 117-125. - Audet C, Brimberg J, Hansen P, Le Digabel S and
**Mladenovic N.**Pooling problem: Alternate Formulations and Solution Methods,*Management science*, 50 (2004) 761--776. - Brimberg J,
**Mladenovic N**and Salhi S. The multi-source Weber problem with constant fixed cost,*J. of Oper. Res. Society*. 55 (2004) 640--646. - Urosevic D, Brimberg J and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood decomposition search for the edge weighted*k*-cardinality tree problem,*Computers and Operations Research*31 (2004) 1205-1213. - Crainic T, Gendreau M, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Cooperative parallel variable neighborhood search for the*p*-median,*J. of Heuristics*10 (2004) 289--310. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N**, Variable neighborhood search in*Hanbook of Metaheuristics*(Glover and Kochenberger eds.), pp. 145 --184, Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2003. **Mladenovic N**, Labbe M and Hansen P. Solving the*p*-Center problem with Tabu search and Variable neighborhood search*Networks*42 (2003) 48-64.**Mladenovic N**, Petrovic J, Kovacevic-Vujicic V and Čangalovic M. Solving Spread spectrum radar polyphase code design problem by Tabu search and Variable Neighborhood search,*European Journal of Operational Research*151 (2003) 389-399.- Kochetov Y,
**Mladenovic N**and Hansen P. Local search with alternating neighborhoods (in Russian),*Diskretn. Anal. Issled. Oper.*, 10 (2003) 11-43. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and Moreno Perez J. Busqueda Entorno Variable,*Artificial Inteligence*19 (2003) 77--92. - Brimberg J, Hansen P, Lih K-W,
**Mladenovic N**and Breton M. An oil pipeline design problem*Operations Research*, 51 (2003) 228--239. - Belacel N, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Fuzzy J-Means: a new heuristic for fuzzy clustering,*Pattern Recognition*35 (2003) 2193--2200. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Recherche voisinage variable in*Optimisation approch?e en recherche op?rationnelle*, (J. Teghem and M. Pirlot eds.), pp. 81-100, Lavoiser, Herm?s Science Publications, Paris, 2002. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**, Variable Neighbourhood Search in*Handbook of Applied Optimization,*. (P. Pardalos and M. Resende eds.) pp. 221-234, Oxford University Press, New York, 2002. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Developments in Variable Neighbourhood Search, in*Esseys and Surveys in Metaheuristics*(C. Ribeiro and P. Hanasen eds.), pp. 415-439, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht 2002. - Hansen P, Mladenovic N A separable approximation
dynamic programming algorithm for economic dispatch with
transmission losses,
*Yugoslav J. Oper. Res*12, 157--166, 2002. - Brimberg J, Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Reduction and reformulation of quadratic programs with equality constraints,*Journal of Global Optimization*, 22, 39--47 2002. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**, Industrial Applications of Variable Neighbourhood Search, in*Decision and Control in Management Science*. (G. Zaccour eds.) pp. 261-274, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht 2001. - Hansen P,
**Mladenovic N**and Perez-Brito D. Variable neighborhood decomposition search,*Journal of Heuristics*7 (4) 335-350, 2001. - Hansen P and
**Mladenovic N.**Variable neighborhood search: principles and applications (invited review)*European Journal of Operational Research,*130, 449-467, 2001. - Hansen P. and
**Mladenovic N.**J-Means: A new local search heuristic for minimum sum-of-squares clustering,*Pattern Recognition*, 34 405-413, 2001.**Before 2001** - du Merle O, Hansen P, Jaumard B and Mladenovic N. An interior point algorithm for minimum sum of squares clustering, SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 21, 1485-1505, 2000.
- Brimberg J, Hansen P, Mladenovic N, Taillard E. Improvements and Comparison of Heuristics for solving the Multisource Weber Problem, Operations Research, 48, 444-460, 2000.
- Mladenovic N, Plastria F. A note on Continuous p-defense-sum problems, Yugoslav J. Oper. Res 10, 299-302, 2000.
- Hansen P and Mladenovic N. An introduction to Variable neighborhood search, in: Metaheuristics, Advances and Trends in Local Search Paradigms for Optimization, (S. Voss {et al.} eds.), pp.433-458, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1999.
- Brimberg J and Mladenovic N. Degeneracy in the multi-source Weber problem, Mathematical Programming, 85, 13-220, 1999.
- Hansen P, Mladenovic N and Taillard E., Heuristic solution of the multisource Weber problem as a p-median problem, Operations Research Letters, 22, 55-62, 1998.
- Hansen P, Jaumard B and Mladenovic N. Minimum sum of squares clustering in a low dimensional space, Journal of Classification, 15, 37-56, 1998.
- Perez D, Mladenovic N and Moreno P. A note on spanning trees for network location problems, Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research 8, 141-145, 1998.
- Hansen P and Mladenovic N. Variable neighbourhood search for the p-median, Location Science, 5, 207-226, 1997.
- Mladenovic N and Hansen P. Variable neighbourhood search, Computers and Operations Research, 24, 1097-1100, 1997.
- Brimberg J and Mladenovic N. A variable neighborhood algorithm for solving the continuous location-allocation problem, in: Studies in Location Analysis, Hamacher eds, pp.1-12, Athens, 1996.
- Vujosevic M, Stanojevic M and Mladenovic N, Optimization methods, DOPIS, Belgrade, 1996. (in Serbian)
- Brimberg J and Mladenovic N. Solving the continuous location - allocation problem with Tabu search, in: Studies in Location Analysis, C. Reeves eds, pp.23-32, Athens, Greece, 1996.
- Mladenovic N., Perez M, Vega J, A chain-interchange heuristic method, Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research, 6, 41-54, 1996.
- Brimberg J and Mladenovic N. A descent-ascent technique for solving the multi-source Weber problem, Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research, 5, 211-219, 1995.
- Hansen P, Jaumard B and Mladenovic N. How to choose k entities among n, in: Partitioning Data Sets (I. Cox, P. Hansen, B. Julesz eds.) pp. 105-116, DIMACS, Rutgers, USA, 1994.
- Vuic S and Mladenovic N. Location-allocation theory and the problem of selecting a location for development of building-materials open pits, in Application of computers and OR, in the mineral industry (Kim YC eds) pp. 137-143, Soc Mining Metalurgy & Exploration Inc., Littleton, 1992.
- Hansen P and Mladenovic N. A comparison of algorithms for the maximum clique problem, Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research, 2, 3-13, 1992.
- Hansen P and Mladenovic N. Two algorithms for maximum cliques in dense graphs, GERAD Report G-92-18, University of Montreal (1992) (accepted in European J of Operational Research).
- Petric J, Krcevinac S, Martic M and Mladenovic N. Some experience in human nutrition and institutional menu planning and programming - models, solution methods, applications, Yugoslav J of Operations Research 2, 147-159, 1991.
- Mladenovic N and Petric J. Some properties of transportation manifold, Yugoslav J of Operations Research, 1, 5-71, 1991.
- Mladenovic N. Numerical methods in Fortran 77, ITRIS Belgrade, 1990 (in Serbian).
- Mladenovic N, Spasic V and Jovanovic N. Numerical methods, Tehnicka knjiga, Belgrade, 1986 (in Serbian).
- Mladenovic N. Nonlinear Programming, in book: Algorithms and Programs in Operations Research, S. Krcevinac at al. eds, Naucna knjiga, Belgrade, 1983. (in Serbian)
- Roman Plotnikov, Adil Erzin and Nenad Mladenovic, Approximation Algorithms for Min-Power Symmetric Connectivity Problem, Proceedings of The 2nd International Conference and Summer School - Numerical Computations: "Theory and Algorithms NUMTA2016", June 19-25, Calabria, Italy, 2016.
- Alonso-Ayuso A, Escudero L, Martin-Campo J. A Variable Neighborhood Search approach for the aircraft conflict resolution problem,
- Roman Plotnikov, Adil Erzin and Nenad Mladenovic. Variable Neighborhood Search-Based Heuristics for Min-Power Symmetric Connectivity Problem in Wireless Networks, DOOR 2016, Vladivostok, September 2016.
- Rita Macedo, Rachid Benmansour, Dragan Urosevic, Abdelhakim Artiba and Nenad Mladenovic, Scheduling preventive railway maintenance activities with resource constraints, MISTA 2015, 25-28 August, Praque, Czech Republic, pp 782 - 784.
- J. Brimberg, N. Mladenovic, R. Todosijevic, and D. Urosevic. Nested variable neighborhood search. SYM-OP-IS 2015, 2015.
- Abdessamad Ait-El-Cadi, Rabie Ben Atitallah, Nenad Mladenovic, Abdelhakim Artiba (2015). A Variable Neighborhood Search (VNS) metaheuristic for Multiprocessor Scheduling Problem with Communication Delays, Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM), International Conference, 21-23 October, 2015, IEEE Xplore digital library, pp. 1091-1096, Sevilla, Spain.
- Alonso-Ayuso A, Escudero LF, Martin-Campob J, Mladenovic N. On the multiobjective aircraft conflict resolution problem: A VNS metaheuristic approach, 15th EU/ME Workshop, July 23, 2015, Madrid Spain.
- Mladenovic N, Q. Zhao, D. Urosevic, P. Hansen. A note on simplex search method for optimization (plenary talk), Proc. of XIV Baikal International School "Optimization methods and their applications" (Math Programming), pp. 136-146, July, 2-8, 2008, Irkutsk-Severobaikalsk, Russia.
- Mladenovic N. Formulation space search: a new approach to optimization (plenary talk). Proc. of XXXII SYMOPIS-05, pp. 3 (Vuleta J. eds.), September 2005, Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia.
- Plastria F, Mladenovic N and Urosevic D. Variable neighborhood formulation space search for circle packing. 18th Mini Euro Conference on VNS, November 2005, Tenerife, Spain
- V. Kovacevic-Vujicic, M. Cangalovic, M. Drazi? and N. Mladenovic. VNS-based heuristics for continuous global optimization, in Modelling, Computation and Optimization in Information Systems and Management Sciences (L. T. Hoai An and P. D. Tao eds.), pp. 215-222, Hermes Science Publishing Ltd, Paris.
- P. Hansen, Y. Kochetov and N. Mladenovic. Lower bounds for the uncapacitated facility location problem with user preferences, Proc. 2nd International Workshop Discrete optimization methods in production and logistics, (V. Eremeev eds) pp. 50-55, Omsk-Irkutsk (2004).
- Davidovic T, P. Hansen and N. Mladenovic. Neighborhood reduction in VNS for multiprocessor scheduling problem, Proceedings on 31th Yugoslav Symposium on Operations Research, (S. Vuji? ed.), pp. 225-228, Fruska Gora, Serbia (2004).
- T. Davidovic, N. Maculan, N. Mladenovic, Mathematical Programming Formulation for the Multiprocessor Scheduling Problem with Communication Delays, Proc. XXX Yug. Symp. on Oper. Res., N. Mladenovic, Dj. Dugosija (eds.) pp. 331-334, Herceg--Novi, Sept. 30-Oct. 03 (2003).
- N. Mladenovic, M. Drazic, M. Cangalovic, V. Kovacevic-Vujcic, Variable neighborhood search for global optimization, Proc. XXX Yug. Symp. on Oper. Res., N. Mladenovic, Dj. Dugosija (eds.) pp. 327 -- 330, Herceg-Novi, Sept. 30-Oct. 03 (2003).
- D. Urosevic, J. Brimberg, N. Mladenovic, Variable Neighborhood Decomposition Search for the Edge Weighted k-cardinality tree problem, Proc. XXIX Yugoslav Symposium on Operations Research, SYM-OP-IS 2002, J. Todorovic et al. pp. IX-9 -- IX-12, Tara, Oct. 9-12 (2002).
- Hansen P., N. Mladenovic. Fundamentals of Variable Neighborhood Search (invited lecture) Proceedings of 10th congress of Yugoslav mathematicians, pp. 57-72, Edited by N. Bokan et al., Belgrade 2001.
- T. Davidovic and N. Mladenovic. Genetic algorithms for task scheduling with communication delays, Proceedings of 10th congress of Yugoslav mathematicians, pp. 321-324, Edited by N. Bokan et al., Belgrade 2001.
- Mladenovic N. and Urosevic D., Finding the minimum k-cardinality tree by basic VNS, Proceedings of 10th congress of Yugoslav mathematicians, pp. 361-364, Edited by N. Bokan et al., Belgrade 2001.
- Desrosiers J., N. Mladenovic and D. Villenueve: Design of balanced MBA student teams, in Proceedings of 4th Metaheuristics International Conference, MIC'2001, Edited by J. Sousa, Porto, Portugal, July 2001.
- Crainic T., M. Gendreau, P. Hansen, N. Hoeb and N. Mladenovic, Parallel VNS for the p -median, in Proceedings of 4th Metaheuristics International Conference, MIC'2001, Edited by J. Sousa, Porto, Portugal, July 2001.
- Davidovic T., P. Hansen and N. Mladenovic, VNS for multiprocessor scheduling with communication delays, in Proceedings of 4th Metaheuristics International Conference, MIC'2001, Edited by J. Sousa, Porto, Portugal, July 2001.
- Mladenovic N. and D. Urosevic, VNS for the k-cardinality tree, in Proceedings of 4th Metaheuristics International Conference, MIC'2001, Edited by J. Sousa, Porto, Portugal, July 2001.
- Hansen P. and N. Mladenovic: Variable Neighborhood Search: Methods and Recent Applications (plenary talk) in Proceedings of 3th Metaheuristics International Conference, MIC'99, Edited by C. Ribeiro and P. Hansen, Angos des Rios, Brasil, July 1999.
- T. Davidovic and N. Mladenovic: Variable Neighborhood search for task scheduling, Proceedings of XXVI Yugoslav Symposium of Operations Research, Edited by S. Krcevinac et al. pp. 195-198, Beograd 1999.
- Hansen P. and N. Mladenovic: Variable Neighborhood Search: Principles and Applications, Proceedings of Tutorial talks at XVII European Conference of Operational Research, Brussels, Belgium, 1998.
- Hansen P. and N. Mladenovic: Variable neighborhood search: Principles and Extensions, Proceedings of XXV Yugoslav Symposium of Operations Research, Edited by R. Petrovic and D. Radojevic, pp.314-317, 1998.
- Hansen P., M. Marti? and N. Mladenovic: 2-Opt based Variable neighborhood search for TSP, Proceedings of XXIV Yugoslav Symposium of Oper Research, Edited by J. Vuleta, pp. 426-429, 1997.
- Hansen P. and N. Mladenovic: An introduction to Variable neighborhood search, (plenary talk) in Proceedings of 2nd Metaheuristics International Conference, MIC'97, Sophia-Antipolis, France, Edited by C. Roucairol, pp. 9-11, 1997.
- Suknovic M. and M. Cupi? and N. Mladenovic, Perspectives and Applications of Group Decision Support Systems Proceedings of 3rd Balkan Conference on Operational Research, Thessaloniki, Greece, Edited by J. Papatanasiu, and K. Paparrizos, pp.127-140, 1995.
- Gledhill R., W. Ellis and N. Mladenovic, An improved VLSI heuristic for dynamic system job allocation, Proceedings of 2nd Balkan Conference on Operational Research, Thessaloniki, Greece, Edited by J. Papatanasiu, pp.960-965, 1993.
- Marti? M., J. Petri?, S. Krcevinac and N. Mladenovic, Knowledge based goal and heuristic programming in nutritional planning, Proceedings of 2nd Balkan Conference on Operational Research, Thessaloniki, Greece, Edited by J. Papatanasiu, pp. 267-280, 1993.
- Mladenovic N., J. Petri? and R. Gledhill, Spanning tree and arborescence at random, Proceedings of 2nd Balkan Conference on Operational Research, Thessaloniki, Greece, Edited by J. Papatanasiu, pp.611-620, 1993.
- Vuji? S. and N. Mladenovic, Selecting Location for Development of the Building Materials of Open Pits, Procedeengs of XIX Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Belgrade, Edited by D. Teodorovic pp.321-324, 1992.
- Vuic S and Mladenovic N. Selecting a location for development of building-materials open pits, in 23rd International Sym on the application of computers and Operations research in the mineral industry (APCOM), Tuscon, AZ, Apr 07-11, Edited by Kim YC, pp. 137-143, 1992.
- Vuji? S, M. Gruji? and N. Mladenovic, Application of PROMETEE method in solving some mining problems, Proceedings of XVIII Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, pp. 323-326, 1991.
- Mladenovic N., Weber problem with block semi-norm, Proceedings of XVII Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Edited by J. Petri?, et al., pp. 475-479, 1990.
- Mladenovic N. and J. Petri?, Exterior point method for solving classical transportation problem, Proceedings of Modelling, Identification and Control, Edited by M. H. Hamza, pp.337-381, 1989.
- Stoki? Z., N. Mladenovic, I. Nikoli? and J. Petri?, Project management in restauration of a steel factory, Proceedings of 1st Yugoslav symposium of organizational sciences, Edited by P. Kozi?, pp 113-122, 1989.
- Marti? M., N. Mladenovic and J. Petri?, Information system for planning and programming of human nutrition, Proceedings of XVI Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Edited by D. Teodorovic, pp.207-211, 1989.
- Mladenovic N., Hill-climbing heuristic in solving location-allocation problem, Proceedings of XVI Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Edited by D. Teodorovic, pp 475-479, 1989.
- Mladenovic N. and J. Vidergar, Computer aided layout of diagrams used in network planning, Proceedings of XI international symposium "Computers at University", Edited by D.Ceri?, pp 7.11.4 - 7.11.11, 1989.
- Mladenovic N. and J. Petri?, Simulation in solving nonlinear allocation problems, Proceedings of XIII Yugoslav Symposium on Information technologies, Book 2, pp. 263.1-263.4, 1989.
- Mladenovic N. Information system AVIS - rent a car, Proceedings of XV Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Edited by R. Petrovic, pp. 179-182, 1988.
- Mladenovic N. A new method in solving convex allocation problem, Proceedings of X international symposium "Computer at University", Edited by D. Ceri?, pp. 7.11.4 - 7.11.11, 1988.
- Petri? J. N. Mladenovic and I. Nikoli?, Optimization of plans for production, finishing process and distribution of hybrid corn seed, Proceedings of 1st Balkan conference on Operational research, Edited by T. Papathanasiu, pp. 415-426, 1988.
- Petri? J. and N. Mladenovic, Models and solution methods for human nutrition problem, Proceedings of 1st Balkan conf on Operational research, Edited by T. Papathanasiu, pp. 19-24, 1988.
- Mladenovic N. and J. Petri?, Projection of a point onto a classical transportation polyhedron, Proceedings of Modelling, Identification and Control, Grindelwald, Switzerland, Edited by M. Hamza pp. 406-409, 1987.
- Petri? J. and N. Mladenovic, Solving of human nutrition problems by application of iterative variant of Monte-Carlo method and hyper-geometric distribution, Proceedings of Modelling, Identification and Control, Grindelwald, Switzerland, Edited by M. Hamza pp.139-142, 1987.
- Mladenovic N. and J. Petri?, Choosing of p cooperative companies in production: p-median model, Proceedings of XI Yugoslav Symp Information Technologies, Sarajevo, pp. 326-332, 1987.
- Mladenovic N. Number of copies of the book to be published - decision under uncertainty, Proceedings of XIII Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Herceg Novi, pp. 91-99, 1986.
- Jovanovic M. and N. Mladenovic, Modification of the elipsoid algorithm for Linear Programming, Proceedings of XIII Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Herceg Novi, pp. 81-90, 1986.
- Mladenovic N. Nonlinear transportation problem, Proceedings XII Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Herceg Novi, pp. 1-8, 1985.
- Mladenovic N. and J. Petri?, Heuristic methods in solving human nutrition problem, Proceedings of XI Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Herceg Novi, pp.143-151, 1984.
- Mladenovic N Ranking of nonlinear programming methods - multi-attribute approach, Proceedings of X Yugoslav Symposium of Operational Research, Herceg Novi, pp.231-239, 1983.

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