2017 |
B.M.T. Lin, F.J. Hwang, & J.N.D. Gupta, Two-machine flowshop scheduling with three-operation jobs subject to a fixed job sequence, accepted by Journal of Scheduling. |

2017 |
Y.T. Lu, K.T. Fang, & B.M.T. Lin, Banner advertisement scheduling to maximize space utilization, accepted by International Journal of Operations Research. |

2017 |
T.C.E. Cheng, B.M.T. Lin, and H.L. Huang, Talent hold cost minimization in film production, Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2017, pp. 223-235. |

2016 |
C.N. Yang, B.M.T. Lin, F.J. Hwang and M.C. Wang, Acquisition planning and scheduling of computing resources, Computers & Operations Research., Vol 76, 2016, pp. 167-182 |

2016 |
S.Y. Wang, Y.T. Chuang, & B.M.T. Lin, Minimizing talent cost and operating cost in film production, Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2016, pp. 17-31. |

2016 |
F.J. Hwang, & B.M.T. Lin, Two-stage flexible flow shop scheduling subject to fixed job sequences, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 67, No. 3, 2016, pp. 506-515. |

2016 |
Y.S. Tsai, & B.M.T. Lin, Flow shop non-idle scheduling and resource-constrained scheduling, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 238, No. 1-2, 2016, pp. 577-585. |

2016 |
B.M.T. Lin, F.J. Hwang, & A.V. Kononov, Relocation scheduling subject to fixed processing sequences, Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 19, No. 2, 2016, pp. 153-163. |

2015 |
B.M.T. Lin, Two-stage flow shop scheduling with dedicated machines, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 53, No. 4, 2015, pp. 1094-1097. |

2015 |
A.V. Kononov, B.M.T. Lin, & K.T. Fang, Single-machine scheduling with supporting tasks, Discrete Optimization, Vol. 17, 2015, pp. 69-79. |

2015 |
B.M.T. Lin, Resource-constrained scheduling with optional recycling operations, Computers & Industrial Engineering, Vol. 90, 2015, pp. 39-45. |

2014 |
K. Lee, J.Y.T. Leung, J.H. Jia, W. Li, M.L. Pinedo, & B.M.T. Lin, Fast approximation algorithms for bi-criteria scheduling with machine assignment costs, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 238, No. 1, 2014, pp. 53-64. |

2014 |
F.J. Hwang, M.Y. Kovalyov, & B.M.T. Lin, Scheduling for fabrication & assembly in a two-machine flowshop with a fixed job sequence, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 217, No. 1, 2014, pp. 263-279. |

2014 |
T.C.E. Cheng, B.M.T. Lin, & Y. Tian, Refurbishing flow shop scheduling to minimize the total completion time, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 51, No. 23-24, 2014, pp. 7120-7139. (Invited paper for the 50th Anniversary of IJPR). |

2013 |
P.Y. Yin, Y.S. Liu, and B.M.T. Lin, Sequence-dependent scheduling with order deliveries, Applied Mathematics and Computatio |

2013 |
T.F. Ho, Y.L. Wu, S.J., Discrete particle swarm optimization with scout particles for library materials acquisition, The Scientific World Journal |

2013 |
T.C.E. Cheng, Y. Tian, and B.M.T. Lin, Refurbishing flow shop scheduling to minimize the total completion time, International Journal of Production Research., International Journal of Production Research |

2013 |
T.C. Huang, & B.M.T. Lin, Batch scheduling in a differentiation flow shop to minimize the makespan, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 51, No. 17, 2013, pp. 5073-5082. |

2013 |
T.F. Ho, Y.L. Wu, S.J. Shyu, & B.M.T. Lin, Discrete particle swarm optimization with scout particles for library materials acquisition, accepted by The Scientific World Journal (Operations Research division). |

2013 |
Y.C. Liu, K.T. Fang, & B.M.T. Lin, A branch-and-bound algorithm for makespan minimization in differentiation flow shops, Engineering Optimization, Vo. 45, No. 12, 2013, pp. 1397-1408. |

2012 |
with, Total completion time minimization in two-machine flow shop scheduling problems with a fixed job sequence, Discrete Optimization |

2012 |
with, Sequence optimization for media objects with due date constraints in on-the-fly assembled multimedia presentations from digital libraries, Information Systems |

2012 |
Y.Y. Lin, K.T. Fang, and B.M.T. Lin, Two-machine flow shop scheduling of polyurethane foam production, International Journal of Production Economics |

2012 |
K.T. Fang, and B.M.T. Lin, Parallel-machine scheduling to minimize tardiness penalty and power cost, Computers and Industrial Engineering |

2012 |
A branch-and-bound algorithm for makespan minimization in differentiation flow shops, Engineering Optimization |

2011 |
B.M.T. Lin and F.J. Hwang, Total completion time minimization in a 2-stage differentiation flowshop with fixed sequences per job type, Information Processing Letters |

2011 |
M.T. Chen, B.M.T. Lin and S.S. Tseng, Ant colony optimization for the dynamic routing and wavelength assignment in WDM networks with sparse wavelength conversion, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence |

2011 |
B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Concurrent open shop scheduling with centralized and decentralized batching policies, Naval Research Logistics |

2011 |
F.J. Hwang, and B.M.T Lin, Coupled-task scheduling with a fixed job sequence, Computers & Industrial Engineering |

2011 |
T.C.E. Cheng, B.M.T. Lin and H.L. Huang, Makespan minimization in the relocation problem with separate resource recycling operations, Computers |

2011 |
S.V. Sevastyanov, B.M.T. Lin and H.L. Huang, Minimizing the makespan in the relocation problem subject to release dates, Theoretical Computer Science |

2011 |
F.J. Hwang, and B.M.T. Lin, Assembly-type flowshop batch scheduling subject to a fixed job sequence, Journal of the Operational Research Society |

2010 |
S., Scheduling time-dependent jobs under mixed deterioration, Applied Mathematics and Computation |

2009 |
T.C.E. Cheng and B.M.T. Lin, Johnson’s rule, composite jobs and the relocation problem, European Journal of Operational Research |

2009 |
F.C. Lin, J.S. Hung, and B.M.T. Lin, Scheduling two-machine, Computers |

2009 |
T.C.E. Cheng, B.M.T. Lin and Y. Tian, Minimizing weighted machine load in a two-stage flowshop with a common critical machine, Computers |

2009 |
A.V. Kononov, and B.M.T. Lin, The relocation problem to minimize the weighted completion time, Journal of Scheduling |

2008 |
B.M.T. Lin, C.Y. Lu, S.J. Shyu and C.Y. Tsai, New features of ant colony optimization for scheduling problems, International Journal of Production Economics |

2008 |
B.M.T. Lin and S.T. Liu, Maximizing total reward in the relocation problem subject to generalized due dates, International Journal of Production Economics |

2007 |
M.T. Chen, B.M.T. Lin and S.S. Tseng, Multicast routing and wavelength assignment with delay constraints in WDM networks with heterogeneous capabilities, Network and Computer Applications |

2007 |
A.A.K., A note on parallel-machine scheduling with deteriorating jobs to minimize total completion time, Journal of the Operational Research Society |

2007 |
B.M.T. Lin, Complexity results on single-machine scheduling with positional learning effects, Journal of the Operational Research Society |

2007 |
B.M.T. Lin and A.V. Kononov, Customer order scheduling to minimize the number of late orders, European Journal of Operational Research |

2006 |
S.J. Shyu, B.M.T. Lin and T.S. Hsiao, Ant colony optimization algorithm for the cell assignment problem in PCS networks, Computers & Operations Research |

2006 |
G.J. Hwang and T.L. Lin, and B.M.T. Lin, An effective approach for test-sheet composition from large-scale item banks, Computers & Education |

2006 |
B.M.T. Lin and H.L. Huang, On the relocation problem with a second working crew for resource recycling, International Journal of Systems Science |

2006 |
B.M.T. Lin, F.C. Lin and R.C.T. Lee, Two-machine flowshop scheduling to minimize total late work, Engineering Optimization |

2006 |
B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Two-machine flowshop scheduling with time lags, International Transactions in Operational Research |

2006 |
B.M.T. Lin and J.M. Wu, Bicriteria, International Journal of Production Research |

2006 |
M.T. Chen, S.S. Tseng, and B.M.T. Lin, Dynamic multicast routing under delay constraints in WDM networks with heterogeneous light splitting capabilities, Computer Communication |

2006 |
A.V. Kononov, and B.M.T. Lin, On the relocation problems with multiple identical working crews, Discrete Optimization |

2005 |
B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Two-machine flowshop batching and scheduling, Annals of Operations Research |

2005 |
G.J. Hwang, B.M.T. Lin, S.H. Tseng and T.L. Lin, On the development of a computer-assisted testing system with genetic test sheet-generating approach, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Part C |

2005 |
B.M.T. Lin and J.M. Wu, A simple lower bound for two machine flowshop scheduling to minimize total completion time, Asia Pacific Journal of Operational Research |

2004 |
A.A.K. Jeng and B.M.T. Lin, Makespan minimization in single-machine scheduling with step-deterioration of processing times, Journal of the Operational Research Society |

2004 |
B.M.T. Lin and J.M. Wu, Effective lower bounds for scheduling problems in two-stage hybrid flowshops, Journal of Management |

2004 |
A.A.K. Jeng and B.M.T. Lin, Minimizing the total completion time in single-machine scheduling with step-deteriorating jobs, Computers & Operations Research |

2004 |
S.J. Shyu, P.Y. Yin and B.M.T. Lin, An ant colony optimization algorithm for the minimum weight vertex cover problem, Annals of Operations Research |

2004 |
B.M.T. Lin and A.A.K Jeng, Parallel-machine batch scheduling to minimize the maximum lateness and the number of tardy jobs, International Journal of Production Economics |

2004 |
S.J. Shyu, B.M.T. Lin and P.Y. Yin, Applications of ant colony optimization for no-wait flowshop scheduling to minimize the total completion time, Computers & Industrial Engineering |

2003 |
S.J. Shyu, P.Y. Yin, B.M.T. Lin and Haouari, Ant-Tree: An ant colony optimization approach to the generalized minimum spanning tree problem, Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence |

2003 |
Y.H. Hsu and B.M.T. Lin, Algorithms for operations scheduling with linear deterioration, Omega |

2003 |
T.C.E. Cheng, Q. Ding and B.M.T. Lin, A concise survey of scheduling with time-dependent processing times, European Journal of Operational Research |

2002 |
B.M.T. Lin, Fabrication scheduling in a two-machine flowshop with due date constraints, European Journal of Operational Research |

2002 |
B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Fabrication and assembly scheduling in a two-machine flowshop, IIE Transactions |

2002 |
Y.S. Huang and B.M.T. Lin, An empirical study on TQM implementation in Taiwan, TQM Magazine |

2001 |
B.M.T. Lin, Scheduling in a two-machine flowshop with due date constraints, International Journal of Production Economics |

2001 |
B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Batch scheduling in a no-wait two-machine flowshop, Computers & Operations Research |

2001 |
B.M.T. Lin, H.K. Yu and Y.S. Huang, A heuristic algorithm for the generalized assignment problem, International Journal of Computer Mathematics |

2000 |
T.C.E. Cheng, B.M.T. Lin and A. Toker, Flowshop batching and scheduling to minimize the makespan, Naval Research Logistics |

2000 |
S.J. Shyu and B.M.T. Lin, An application of PVM framework to film production problem, Computers & Mathematics with Applications |

1999 |
B.M.T. Lin, On the strong NP-hardness of two-stage flowshop scheduling problem with a common second-stage machine, Computers & Operations Research |

1999 |
B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Relocation problems to minimize the maximum tardiness and the number of tardy jobs, European Journal of Operational Research |

1999 |
B.M.T. Lin, A new branch-and-bound algorithm for the film production problem, Journal of Ming Chuan University |

1998 |
T.C.E. Cheng, Z.L. Chen, C.L. Li and B.M.T. Lin, ingle machine scheduling to minimize the sum of compression and late costs, Naval Research Logistics |

1997 |
T.C.E. Cheng, M.Y. Kovalyov and B.M.T. Lin, Single machine scheduling to minimize the batch delivery and job earliness penalty, SIAM Journal on Optimization |

1997 |
S.S. Tseng, B.M.T. Lin and S.H. Liu, Constructing Ng Latin squares for g , Journal of Information Science and Engineering |

1997 |
C. Oguz, B.M.T. Lin and T.C.E. Cheng, Two-stage flowshop scheduling problem with a common second-stage machine, Computers & Operations Research |

1997 |
B.M.T. Lin and S.J. Shyu, A random search strategy for the film production problem , MIS Review |

1996 |
T.C.E. Cheng, Z.L. Chen, M.Y. Kovalyov and B.M.T. Lin, Parallel-machine batching and scheduling to minimize total completion time, IIE Transactions |

1994 |
B.M.T. Lin, On finding the most vital job in relocation problems, Journal of the Operations Research Society of Japan |

1993 |
B.M.T. Lin and S.S. Tseng, Generating the best K sequences in the relocation problems, European Journal of Operational Research |

1993 |
C.Y. Lee, T.C.E. Cheng and B.M.T. Lin, Minimizing the makespan in the three-machine assembly type flow shop problem, Management Science |

1993 |
T.C.E. Cheng, J. Diamond and B.M.T. Lin, Optimal scheduling in film production to minimize talent hold cost, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications |

1992 |
B.M.T. Lin and S.S. Tseng, On the relocation problems of maximizing new capacities under a common due-date, International Journal of Systems Science |

1991 |
B.M.T. Lin and S.S. Tseng, Some results of relocation problems with processing times and deadlines, International Journal of Computer Mathematics |