Daniele Vigo

Professor of Operations Research

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Daniele Vigo is Professor of Operations Research at the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering of the University of Bologna. He is interested in the design of innovative algorithms for the solution of difficult decision and optimization problems arising in several applications fields ranging from Logistics to Energy Production and to Smart Cities.

He is author of more than 150 scientific publications and coeditor of some highly cited books. He was president of the Italian OR society from 2016 to 19 and is coordinator of the EURO working group on Vehicle Routing and Logistics optimization.

Selected Recent Publications 

  • L. Accorsi, A. Lodi, D. Vigo. Guidelines for the computational testing of machine learning approaches to vehicle routing problems. Operations Research Letters 50 (2), 229-23, 2022.
  • L. Accorsi and D. Vigo. A fast and scalable heuristic for the solution of large- scale capacitated vehicle routing problems. Transportation Science, 55(4):832–856, 2021. doi:https://doi.org/10.1287/trsc.2021.1059.


    Y. Yuan, D. Cattaruzza, M. Ogier, F. Semet, and D. Vigo. A column generation based heuristic for the generalized vehicle routing problem with time windows. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 152:102391, 2021. ISSN 1366- 5545. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tre.2021.102391. URL https://www.sciencedirect. com/science/article/pii/S1366554521001587.


    C. Orlis, D. Lagan ́a, W. Dullaert, and D. Vigo. Distribution with quality of service consider- ations: The capacitated routing problem with profits and service level requirements. Omega, 93:102034, 2020. ISSN 0305-0483. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2019.02.003.


    M. Hoogeboom, W. Dullaert, D. Lai, and D. Vigo. Efficient neighborhood evaluations for the vehicle routing problem with multiple time windows. Transportation Science, 54(2):400–416, 2020. doi:10.1287/trsc.2019.0912.


    C. Doppstadt, A. Koberstein, and D. Vigo. The hybrid electric vehicle?traveling salesman problem with time windows. European Journal of Operational Research, 284(2):675–692, 2020. ISSN 0377-2217. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2019.12.031.


Daniele Vigo

DEI University of Bologna


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