Advances in Operations Research / 2018 / Article / Tab 3

Review Article

An Assignment Problem and Its Application in Education Domain: A Review and Potential Path

Table 3

Summary of related studies in ETP.

ApproachReference (s)

Exact methodInteger programmingQu et al. [30]
Column generationWoumans et al. [31]

Heuristic TechniqueGraph colouring heuristicsAyob et al. [5]; Abdul-Rahman et al. [26]; Abdul-Rahman et al. [33]; Kahar and Kendall [23]; Kahar and Kendall [37]; [34] Abdul-Rahman et al.; [35] Abdul-Rahman et al.; [36] Abdul-Rahman et al.
Hyper-heuristicsBurke et al. [38]; Sabar et al. [39]; Muklason et al. [40]

Metaheuristic technique
 Local search basedHill climbingCaramia et al. [6]
Tabu searchSabar et al. [41]; Amaral and Pais [42]
Variable neighbourhood searchAbdul-Rahman et al. [43]
Great DelugeKahar and Kendall [23]
 Population search basedMemetic algorithmErsoy et al. [7]
Genetic algorithmPillay and Banzhaf [44]; Innet [25]

HybridGreat Deluge + electromagnetic-like mechanismTurabieh and Abdullah [8]
Hyper-heuristics + estimation distribution algorithmQu et al. [45]
Harmony search hyper-heuristicsRankhambe and Kavita [46]
Bee colony optimization + late acceptance hill climbing + simulated annealingAlzaqebah and Abdullah [47]

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