
...in the undirected hierarchical chinese postman problem (hcpp), the edges of a graph are partitioned into clusters...makespan objective. in this article, a transformation of the hcpp into an equivalent rural postman problem (rpp) is presented. the hcpp is solved optimally, for both objectives, by...

the maximum benefit chinese postman problem (mbcpp) is an interesting and practical generalization of the classical chinese postman problem, which has many realworld...time an arc is traversed, a benefit is generated. the objective of the mbcpp is to find a postman tour traversing a selected set of arcs with...

the rural postman problem on a mixed graph (mrpp) consists of finding a minimum cost tour which traverses...problem (mrpp), an nphard problem that includes, as special cases, the wellknown chinese postman problem and the rural postman problem. the mrpp fits realworld situations...

...abstract a local search framework for the (undirected) rural postman problem (rpp) is presented in this paper. the framework allows local search approaches...against known,methods. key words: chinese postman problem, rural postman problem, travelling salesman problem....

the maximum benefit chinese postman problem (mbcpp) is a practical generalization of the classical chinese postman problem (cpp), which has many real...mbcpp is more complex than the rural postman problem (rpp). we present a sufficient condition for the mbcpp solution to cover the whole network, and provide an...

...that are stochastic, which motivates the need for widely research on chinese postman problem in stochastic networks. this paper...networks. next, this paper presents the theoretical foundation of chinese postman problem in stochastic networks, which justifies the correctness of the algorithm (sncpp algorithm). the calculation of expected value of...

...this paper describes a method for generating test sequences for checking the conformance of a protocol implementation to its specification. a rural chinese postman touris used to determine a minimumcost tour of the transition graph of a finitestate machine. when used...

the directed rural postman problem (drpp) is a general case of the chinese postman problem where a subset of the set of arcs
of a...with shortest spanning arborescence subproblems) and on the fathoming of some of the
tree nodes by the solution of minimum cost flow problems. computational results are given for...

...the rural postman problem (rpp) is a practical extension of the wellknown chinese postman problem (cpp), in which a subset of the edges (streets) from the road network are required to be traversed at a minimal cost. the rpp is npcomplete if...

...the chinese postman problem is a famous and classical problem in graph theory. this paper introduces a new variant of this
problem, namely rural postman problem with time dependent travel times...