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Journal of Control Science and Engineering
Volume 2017, Article ID 5489597, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5489597
Research Article

Stowage Plan Based Slot Optimal Allocation in Rail-Water Container Terminal

School of Traffic and Transportation, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Xiaoning Zhu; nc.ude.utjb@uhznx

Received 23 November 2016; Revised 7 December 2016; Accepted 29 December 2016; Published 13 February 2017

Academic Editor: Enrique Onieva

Copyright © 2017 Yanjing Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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