List of publications

My research activity mainly focuses on combinatorial models and algorithms for planning and scheduling problems. E-mail me to receive any of these publications. 
 

Journal papers

[1] Agnetis, A., Lucertini M., Nicolò, F., 1990, Modelling and Optimization of a Flexible Pipeline Assembly System, Ricerca Operativa, 54, 3--31.

[2] Agnetis, A., Arbib C., Lucertini M., Nicolò, F., 1990, Part routing in Flexible Assembly Systems,  IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, 6 (6), 697--705.

[3] Agnetis, A., Lucertini M., Nicolò, F., 1993, Flow Management in Flexible Manufacturing Cells with Pipeline Operations, Management Science, 39 (3), 294--306.

[4] Sodhi, M.S., Agnetis A., Askin R., 1994, Tool Addition Strategies in Flexible Manufacturing Systems,  International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, 6, 287--310.

[5] Agnetis, A., Arbib C., Lucertini M., Nicolò, F., 1995, Task Assignment and Sub-assembly Scheduling in Pipeline Assembly Systems,  IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, 1995, 11 (1), 1--20.

[6] Rebello, R., Agnetis A., Mirchandani P., 1995, Specialized Inspection Problems in Serial Production Systems,  European Journal of Operational Research, 80 (2), 277--296.

[7] Agnetis, A., Ciancimino, A., Lucertini, M., Pizzichella, M., 1995, Balancing Flexible Lines for Car Components Assembly,  International Journal of Production Research, 33 (2), 333--350.

[8] Mirchandani, P. B., Rebello, R., Agnetis, A., 1995, The Inspection Station Location Problem in Hazardous Material Transportation: Some Heuristics and Bounds,  INFOR, 33 (2), 100--113.

[9] Agnetis, A., Oriolo, G., 1995, The Machine Duplication Problem in a Job Shop with Two Jobs,  International Transactions on Operational Research, 2 (1), 45--60.

[10] Agnetis, A., Dror, M., Vakharia, A., Rossi, F., 1996, Tool handling and scheduling in a two-machine flexible manufacturing cell, IIE Transactions, 28, 425--437.

[11] Agnetis A., 1996, Planning the Routing Mix in FASs to Minimize Total TransportationTime,   International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, 8 (2), 131--157 .

[12] Agnetis, A., Pacciarelli, D., Rossi, F., 1996, Lot Scheduling in a Two Machine Cell with Swapping Devices. IIE Transactions 28, 911-917.

[13] Agnetis, A.,  1997, No-wait Flow Shop Scheduling with Large Lot Sizes,  Annals of Operations Research, 70, 415--438.

[14] Agnetis, A., Arbib, C., 1997, Concurrent Operations Assignment and Sequencing for Particular Assembly Problems in Flow Lines, Annals of Operations Research, 69, 1--31.

[15] Agnetis, A., Alfieri, A., Brandimarte, P., Prinsecchi, P., 1997, Joint job/tool scheduling in a flexible manufacturing cell with no on--board tool magazine, Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems, 10, 61--68.

[16] Agnetis, A., Macchiaroli, R., Pacciarelli, D., Rossi, F., 1997, Assigning Jobs to Time Frames on a Single Machine to Minimize total tardiness. IIE Transactions 29, 11, 965-976.

[17] Agnetis, A., Pacciarelli, D., Rossi, F., 1997, Batch Scheduling in a Two Machine Flow Shop with Limited Buffer. Discrete Applied Mathematics 72 (3), 243-260.

[18] Agnetis, A., A. Pacifici, A., Rossi, F., Lucertini, M., Nicoletti, S., Nicolò, F., Oriolo, G., Pacciarelli, D., Pesaro, E., 1997, Scheduling of Flexible Flow Lines in an Automobile Assembly Plant. European Journal of Operational Research 97 (2), 348-362.

[19] Agnetis, A., Macchiaroli, R., 1998, Modelling and Optimization of the Assembly Process in a Flexible Cell for Aircraft Panel Manufacturing, International Journal of Production Research, 36 (3), 815--830.

[20] Agnetis, A., Rossi, F., Gristina, G., 1998, Exact algorithms for the batch sequencing problem in a two--machine flow shop with limited buffer, Naval Research Logistics, 45, 141--164.

[21] Agnetis, A., 2000, Scheduling no-wait robotic cells with two and three machines, European Journal of Operational research, 123 (2), 303--314.

[22] Adacher, L., Agnetis, A., Meloni, C., 2000, A Simulation Study of Autonomous Agents in FMSs, IIE Transactions, 32 (10), 941--951.

[23] Agnetis, A., Smriglio, S., 2000, Optimal Assignment of High Multiplicity Flight Plans to Dispatchers, Naval Research Logistics, 47 (5), 359--376.

[24] Agnetis, A., Mirchandani, P.B., Pacciarelli, D., Pacifici, A., 2000, Nondominated schedules for a job-shop with two competing users, Computational and Mathematical Organization Theory, 6 (2), 191--217.

[25] Agnetis, A., Pacciarelli, D., 2000, Part Sequencing in Three Machine No-Wait Robotic Cells, Operations Research Letters, 27, 185--192.

[26] Agnetis, A., Detti, P., Meloni, C., Pacciarelli, D., 2001, A linear algorithm for the edge hamiltonian completion number of a tree, Information Processing Letters, 79 (1), 17--24.

[27] Agnetis, A., Mirchandani, P.B., Pacciarelli, D., Pacifici, A., 2001, Job Shop Scheduling with Two Jobs and Nonregular Objective Functions, INFOR, 39(3), 227-244.

[28] Agnetis, A., Detti, P., Meloni, C., Pacciarelli, D., Set-up coordination between two stages of a supply chain, Annals of Operations Research, 2001, 107, 15-32.

[29] Agnetis, A., Mirchandani, P.B., Pacifici, A., Partitioning of biweighted trees,  Naval Research Logistics, 2002, 49 (2), 143--158.
 
[30] Agnetis, A., Alfieri, A., Nicosia, G., Part batching and scheduling in a flexible cell to minimize setup costs, Journal of Scheduling, 2003, 6(1), 83--104.

[31] Agnetis, A., Detti, P., Meloni, C., Process selection and sequencing in a two-agents production system, 4OR, 2003, 1(2), 103--119.

[32] Agnetis, A., Brogi, G., Ciaschetti, G., Detti, P., Giambene, G., Optimal Packet Scheduling in UTRA-TDD, IEEE Communication Letters, 2003, 7(3), 112--114.

[33] Agnetis, A., Mirchandani, P.B., Pacciarelli, D., Pacifici, A., Scheduling Problems with Two Competing Agents, Operations Research, 2004, 52(2), 229--242.

[34] Agnetis, A., Modelli di Scheduling Multi-Agente, in A. Agnetis, G.Di Pillo (eds.), Modelli e Algoritmi per l'Ottimizzazione di Sistemi Complessi - Atti della Scuola CIRO 2002, Pitagora Editrice, 2004, 1--30.

 [35] Agnetis, A., Rossi, F., Smriglio, S., An implicit enumeration scheme for the batch selection problem, Networks, 2004, 44(2), 151--159.

 [36] Agnetis, A., Alfieri, A., Nicosia, G., A heuristic approach to batching and scheduling a single machine to minimize setup costs, Computers and Industrial Engineering, 2004, 46, 793--802. 

[37] Filippi, C., Agnetis, A., An asymptotically exact algorithm for the high-multiplicity bin packing problem, Mathematical Programming, 2005, 104(1), 21--37.

[38] Detti, P., Agnetis, A., Ciaschetti, G., Polynomial Algorithms for a Two-Class Multiprocessor Scheduling Problem in Mobile Telecommunications Systems, Journal of Scheduling, 2005, 8(3), 255--273.

[39] Agnetis, A., Hall, N.G., Pacciarelli, D., Supply chain scheduling: sequence coordination, Discrete Applied Mathematics, 2006, 154, 2044--2063.

[40] Agnetis, A., D. Pacciarelli, A. Pacifici, A., Multi-agent single machine scheduling, Annals of Operations Research, 2007, 150, 3--15.

 

[41] Agnetis, A., Grande, E., Mirchandani, P.B., Pacifici, A., Covering a line segment with variable radius discs, Computers and Operations Research, 2009, 36(5), 1423--1436.

 

[42] Agnetis, A., Alfieri, A., Nicosia, G.,  Single machine  scheduling problems with generalized preemption, INFORMS Journal on Computing, 2009, 21(1), 1--12.

 

[43] Agnetis, A., Detti, P., Pranzo, M., Sodhi, M.S., Sequencing Unreliable Jobs on Parallel Machines, Journal of Scheduling, 2009, 12, 45--54.

 

[44] Agnetis, A., De Pascale, G., Pranzo, M., Computing the Nash Solution for Scheduling Bargaining Problems, International Journal of

Operational Research, 2009, 6(1), 54--69.

 

[45] A. Agnetis, G. de Pascale, D. Pacciarelli, A Lagrangian approach to single-machine scheduling problems with two competing agents,

Journal of Scheduling, 2009, 12, 401--415.

 

[46] Detti, P., Hurkens, C., Agnetis, A., Ciaschetti, G., Optimal Packet-to-Slot Assignment in Mobile Telecommunications, Operations Research Letters, 2009, 37, 261--264.

 

[47] Agnetis, A., Flamini, M., Nicosia, G., Pacifici, A., Scheduling three chains on two parallel machines, European Journal on Operational Research, 2010, 202(3), 669--674.

 

[48] Agnetis, A., Alfieri, A., Nicosia, G.,  Assessing the quality of heuristic solutions to parallel machines min-max scheduling problems, International Journal on Production Economics, 2009, 122, 755-762.

 

[49] Agnetis, A., Messina, E., Pranzo, M., Call planning in European pharmaceutical sales force management, IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, 2010, 21(3), 267—280.

 

[50] Agnetis, A., Flamini, M., Nicosia, G., Pacifici, A., A job-shop problem with one additional resource type, Journal of Scheduling, 2011, 14, 225--237.

 

[51] Agnetis, A., E. Grande, A. Pacifici, Demand allocation with latency cost functions, Mathematical Programming, 2012, 132, 277--294.

 

[52] Agnetis, A., Fragnelli, V., Some non standard features of bargaining problems, to appear on International Game Theory Review.

 

[53] Agnetis, A., Kellerer, H., Nicosia, G., Pacifici, A., Parallel dedicated machines scheduling with chain precedence constraints, European Journal of Operational Research, 2012, 221, 296–305.

 

[54] Agnetis, A., Detti, P., Pranzo, M., The list scheduling algorithm for scheduling unreliable jobs on two parallel machines, to appear on Discrete Applied Mathematics.

 

[55] Agnetis, A., Coppi, A., Dellino, G., Meloni, C., Pranzo, M., Long term evaluation of operating theater planning policies, Operations Research in Health Care, 2012, 1, 95–104.         

 

[56] A. Agnetis, P. Detti, G. de Pascale, A. Vicino, Load Scheduling for Energy Consumption Optimization, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 2013, 4(4), 2364--2373.

 

[57] Agnetis, A., Coppi, A., Corsini, M., Dellino, G., Meloni, C., Pranzo, M., A Decomposition Approach for the Combined Master Surgical Schedule and Surgical Case Assignment Problems, Health Care Management Science, 2014, 17, 49--59.

 

[58] Agnetis, A., Detti, P., De Pascale, G., Raffaelli, J., Chelli, P., Colombai, R., Marconcini, G., Porfido, E., Coppi, A., Applicazione di tecniche di operations management per minimizzare il costo di trasporto di pazienti, Mecosan, 2012, 21(84), 51--62.

 

[59] A. Agnetis, G. Murgia, S. Sbrilli, A job shop scheduling problem with human operators in handicraft production, International Journal of Production Research, 2014, 52(13), 3820--3831.

 

[60] A. Agnetis, M.A. Aloulou, L. Fu, Coordination of production and interstage batch delivery with outsourced distribution, European Journal of Operational Research, 2014, 238, 130—142.

 

[61] A. Agnetis, A. Coppi, M. Corsini, G. Dellino, C. Meloni, M. Pranzo, Operations management e sanità: un sistema di supporto alle decisioni per la programmazione della chirurgia elettiva, Mecosan, 2014, 90, 55-69.

 

[62] A. Agnetis, C. Briand, J.-C. Billaut, P. Šucha, Nash equilibria for the multi-agent project scheduling problem with controllable processing times, Journal of Scheduling, 2015, 18(1), 15--27.

                                         

[63] A. Agnetis, M.A. Aloulou, L. Fu, M. Kovalyov, Two faster algorithms for coordination of production and batch delivery: a note, European Journal of Operational Research, 2015, 241, 927--930.

 

[64] A. Agnetis, G. Nicosia, A. Pacifici, U. Pferschy, Scheduling Two Agent Task Chains with a Central Selection Mechanism, Journal of Scheduling, 2015, 18(3), 243--261.

 

 

Selected conference papers

[C1] Agnetis, A., Lucertini, M., Nicolò, F., 1989, Just-in-time Scheduling in a Pipeline Manufacturing System, Proceedings of IFAC workshop Decisional Structures in Automated Manufacturing, Torino, Settembre 1989, Pergamon Press, 81--87.

[C2] Agnetis, A., Arbib, C.,  Stecke, K.E., 1990, Optimal Two-machine Scheduling in a Flexible Flow System, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on CIM, Troy, NY, May 1990, IEEE Computer society press, 47--54.

[C3] Agnetis, A., Lucertini, M., Nicolò, F., 1990, Flexibility/Cost Tradeoff in the Design of Production Systems: a Preliminary Approach, Proceedings of the IFIP Conference on Modelling the Innovation, Roma, Marzo 1990, North-Holland, 247--257.

[C4] Agnetis, A., Arbib C., Lucertini M., Nicolò, F., 1990, Combinatorial Models for Flow management in Flexible Production Systems, Atti delle Giornate di lavoro AIRO, Sorrento, 3-5 ottobre 1990, 3--27.

[C5] Agnetis, A., Lucertini M., Nicolò, F., 1991, Tool Handling Synchronization in Flexible Manufacturing Cells, Proceedings of the 1991 IEEE Conference on Robotics and Automation, Sacramento, CA, Aprile 1991, 1789--1794.

[C6] Agnetis, A., Oriolo, G., Pacciarelli, D., Rossi, F., 1993, A Dynamic Lookahead Dispatching Rule in a Flexible Flow Line for Automobile Assembly, Proceedings of the IFAC 1993 World Congress, Sydney, Australia, July 1993, 493--496.