This volume contains a selection of papers presented at the First International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling, held in Edinburgh in August/September 1995. It contains four survey papers together with 19 revised full papers. The papers are organized in sections on reasoning about constraints, genetic algorithms, complexity issues, and tabu search and annealing.Victor A. Bardadym International Renaissance Foundation PO Box 358/3 Kiev-30 252030 Ukraine ... Carter , Samofalov and Simonenko  mentioned that the manual preparation of university timetables may take up to one month.
|Title||:||Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling|
|Author||:||Edmund Burke, Peter Ross|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 1996-10-02|