Johan Springael

ZAP
Room: B.511
Tel: +32 2654084
Email: johan.springael@uantwerpen.be
Research Topic: Multi-criteria decision making

 

 

List of publications

  • F. Verbiest, T. Cornelissens, and J. Springael, "Design of a chemical batch plant with parallel production lines: plant configuration and cost effectiveness," Computers and chemical engineering, vol. 99, pp. 21-30, 2017.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{verbiest2017design,
    title = {Design of a chemical batch plant with parallel production lines: plant configuration and cost effectiveness},
    author = {Verbiest, Floor and Cornelissens, Trijntje and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Computers and Chemical Engineering},
    pages = {21--30},
    volume = {99},
    year = {2017},
    doi = {10.1016/j.compchemeng.2016.12.013},
    keywords = {production planning},
    }
  • L. Talarico, K. Sörensen, and J. Springael, "The k-dissimilar vehicle routing problem," European journal of operational research, vol. 244, iss. 1, pp. 129-140, 2015.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{talarico2015k,
    title = {The k-dissimilar vehicle routing problem},
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {244},
    number = {1},
    pages = {129--140},
    year = {2015},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    doi = {10.1016/j.ejor.2015.01.019},
    keywords = {vehicle routing problem},
    }
  • L. Talarico, K. Sörensen, and J. Springael, "Metaheuristics for the risk-constrained cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem," European journal of operational research, vol. 244, iss. 2, pp. 457-470, 2015.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{talarico2015metaheuristics,
    title = {Metaheuristics for the risk-constrained cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem},
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {244},
    number = {2},
    pages = {457--470},
    year = {2015},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    doi = {10.1016/j.ejor.2015.01.040},
    keywords = {vehicle routing problem},
    }
  • L. Talarico, G. Reniers, K. Sörensen, and J. Springael, "MISTRAL: a game-theoretical model to allocate security measures in a multi-modal chemical transportation network with adaptive adversaries," Reliability engineering & system safety, vol. 138, pp. 105-114, 2015.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{talarico2015mistral,
    title = {{MISTRAL}: A game-theoretical model to allocate security measures in a multi-modal chemical transportation network with adaptive adversaries},
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Reniers, Genserik and Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Reliability Engineering \& System Safety},
    volume = {138},
    pages = {105--114},
    year = {2015},
    doi = {10.1016/j.ress.2015.01.022},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    keywords = {network security and reliability},
    }
  • L. Talarico, K. Sörensen, G. Reniers, and J. Springael, "Pipeline security," in Securing transportation systems, S. Hakim, G. Albert, and Y. Shiftan, Eds., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2015, pp. 281-311.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @inbook{talarico2015pipeline,
    title = {Pipeline Security},
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Sörensen, Kenneth and Reniers, Genserik and Springael, Johan},
    booktitle = {Securing Transportation Systems},
    editor = {Hakim, Simon and Albert, Gila and Shiftan, Yoram},
    pages = {281--311},
    year = {2015},
    doi = {10.1002/9781119078203.ch15},
    publisher = {John Wiley \& Sons, Inc.},
    keywords = {network security and reliability},
    }
  • K. Sörensen and J. Springael, "Progressive multi-objective optimization," International journal of information technology & decision making, vol. 13, iss. 05, pp. 917-936, 2014.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{sorensen2014progressive,
    title = {Progressive multi-objective optimization},
    author = {Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {International Journal of Information Technology \& Decision Making},
    volume = {13},
    number = {05},
    pages = {917--936},
    year = {2014},
    doi = {10.1142/S0219622014500308},
    publisher = {World Scientific},
    }
  • H. Keune, J. Springael, and W. De Keyser, "Negotiated complexity: framing multi-criteria decision support in environmental health practice," American journal of operations research, vol. 3, pp. 153-166, 2013.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{keune2013negotiated,
    title = {Negotiated complexity: framing multi-criteria decision support in environmental health practice},
    author = {Keune, Hans and Springael, Johan and De Keyser, Wim},
    journal = {American Journal of Operations Research},
    volume = {3},
    pages = {153--166},
    year = {2013},
    doi = {10.4236/ajor.2013.31A015},
    publisher = {Scientific Research Publishing},
    keywords = {music and OR},
    }
  • P. Schittekat, J. Kinable, K. Sörensen, M. Sevaux, F. Spieksma, and J. Springael, "A metaheuristic for the school bus routing problem with bus stop selection," European journal of operational research, vol. 229, iss. 2, pp. 518-528, 2013.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{schittekat2013metaheuristic,
    title = {A metaheuristic for the school bus routing problem with bus stop selection},
    author = {Schittekat, Patrick and Kinable, Joris and Sörensen, Kenneth and Sevaux, Marc and Spieksma, Frits and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {229},
    number = {2},
    pages = {518--528},
    year = {2013},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    doi = {10.1016/j.ejor.2013.02.025},
    keywords = {vehicle routing problem},
    }
  • H. Keune, B. Morrens, J. Springael, G. Koppen, A. Colles, I. Loots, K. Van Campenhout, H. Chovanova, M. Bilau, L. Bruckers, V. Nelen, W. Baeyens, and N. Van Larebeke, "Policy interpretation of human biomonitoring research results in belgium: priorities and complexity, politics and science," Environmental policy and governance, vol. 19, iss. 2, pp. 115-129, 2009.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{keune2009policy,
    author = {Keune, Hans and Morrens, Bert and Springael, Johan and Koppen, Gudrun and Colles, Ann and Loots, Ilse and Van Campenhout, Karen and Chovanova, Hana and Bilau, Maaike and Bruckers, Liesbeth and Nelen, Vera and Baeyens, Willy and Van Larebeke, Nik},
    title = {Policy interpretation of human biomonitoring research results in Belgium: priorities and complexity, politics and science},
    journal = {Environmental Policy and Governance},
    volume = {19},
    number = {2},
    publisher = {John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.},
    doi = {10.1002/eet.500},
    pages = {115--129},
    year = {2009},
    }
  • P. Kunsch and J. Springael, "Simulation with system dynamics and fuzzy reasoning of a tax policy to reduce CO2 emissions in the residential sector," European journal of operational research, vol. 185, iss. 3, pp. 1285-1299, 2008.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{kunsch2008simulation,
    title = {Simulation with system dynamics and fuzzy reasoning of a tax policy to reduce {CO2} emissions in the residential sector},
    author = {Kunsch, Pierre and Springael, Johan },
    journal = {European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {185},
    number = {3},
    pages = {1285 - 1299},
    year = {2008},
    doi = {10.1016/j.ejor.2006.05.048},
    }
  • F. Lambert and J. Springael, "Soliton equations and simple combinatorics," Acta applicandae mathematicae, vol. 102, iss. 2-3, pp. 147-178, 2008.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{lambert2008soliton,
    title = {Soliton equations and simple combinatorics},
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Acta Applicandae Mathematicae},
    volume = {102},
    number = {2-3},
    pages = {147--178},
    year = {2008},
    publisher = {Springer},
    doi = {10.1007/s10440-008-9209-3},
    }
  • F. Lambert, J. Springael, S. Colin, and R. Willox, "An elementary approach to hierarchies of soliton equations," Journal of the physical society of japan, vol. 76, iss. 5, p. 54005, 2007.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{lambert2007elementary,
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Springael, Johan and Colin, Samuel and Willox, Ralph},
    title = {An Elementary Approach to Hierarchies of Soliton Equations},
    journal = {Journal of the Physical Society of Japan},
    volume = {76},
    number = {5},
    pages = {054005},
    year = {2007},
    doi = {10.1143/JPSJ.76.054005},
    }
  • F. Lambert and J. Springael, "From soliton equations to their zero curvature formulation," in Bilinear integrable systems: from classical to quantum, continuous to discrete, Springer, 2006, pp. 147-159.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @incollection{lambert2006soliton,
    title = {From soliton equations to their zero curvature formulation},
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Springael, Johan},
    booktitle = {Bilinear Integrable Systems: From Classical to Quantum, Continuous to Discrete},
    pages = {147--159},
    year = {2006},
    publisher = {Springer},
    doi = {10.1007/978-1-4020-3503-6_14},
    }
  • P. Kunsch and J. Springael, "A fuzzy methodology for evaluating a market of tradable CO (in2)-permits," in Energy and environment, Springer, 2005, pp. 149-173.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @incollection{kunsch2005fuzzy,
    title = {A Fuzzy Methodology for Evaluating a Market of Tradable {CO} (in2)-Permits},
    author = {Kunsch, Pierre and Springael, Johan},
    booktitle = {Energy and Environment},
    pages = {149--173},
    year = {2005},
    publisher = {Springer},
    doi = {10.1007/0-387-25352-1_6},
    }
  • P. Kunsch, J. Springael, and J. Brans, "The zero-emission certificates: a novel CO2-pollution reduction instrument applied to the electricity market," European journal of operational research, vol. 153, iss. 2, pp. 386-399, 2004.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{kunsch2004zero,
    title = {The zero-emission certificates: A novel {CO2}-pollution reduction instrument applied to the electricity market},
    author = {Kunsch, Pierre and Springael, Johan and Brans, Jean-Pierre},
    journal = {European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {153},
    number = {2},
    pages = {386--399},
    year = {2004},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    doi = {10.1016/S0377-2217(03)00160-7},
    }
  • C. Macharis, J. Springael, K. De Brucker, and A. Verbeke, "PROMETHEE and AHP: the design of operational synergies in multicriteria analysis.: strengthening PROMETHEE with ideas of AHP," European journal of operational research, vol. 153, iss. 2, pp. 307-317, 2004.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{macharis2004promethee,
    title = {{PROMETHEE} and {AHP}: The design of operational synergies in multicriteria analysis.: Strengthening {PROMETHEE} with ideas of {AHP}},
    author = {Macharis, Cathy and Springael, Johan and De Brucker, Klaas and Verbeke, Alain},
    journal = {European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {153},
    number = {2},
    pages = {307--317},
    year = {2004},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    doi = {S0377-2217(03)00153-X},
    }
  • Y. De Smet, J. Springael, and P. Kunsch, "Towards statistical multicriteria decision modelling: a first approach," Journal of multi-criteria decision analysis, vol. 11, iss. 6, pp. 305-313, 2002.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{desmet2002towards,
    title = {Towards statistical multicriteria decision modelling: a first approach},
    author = {De Smet, Yves and Springael, Johan and Kunsch, Pierre},
    journal = {Journal of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis},
    volume = {11},
    number = {6},
    pages = {305--313},
    year = {2002},
    publisher = {Wiley Online Library},
    doi = {10.1002/mcda.337},
    }
  • X. Hu and J. Springael, "A bäcklund transformation and nonlinear superposition formula for the lotka-volterra hierarchy," The ANZIAM journal, vol. 44, iss. 01, pp. 121-128, 2002.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{hu2002backlund,
    title = {A B{\"a}cklund transformation and nonlinear superposition formula for the Lotka-Volterra hierarchy},
    author = {Hu, Xing-Biao and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {The {ANZIAM} Journal},
    volume = {44},
    number = {01},
    pages = {121--128},
    year = {2002},
    publisher = {Cambridge Univ Press},
    doi = {10.1017/S1446181100007975},
    }
  • J. Springael, P. Kunsch, and J. Brans, "A multicriteria-based system dynamics modelling of traffic congestion caused by urban commuters," Central european journal of operational research, vol. 10, pp. 81-97, 2002.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{springael2002multicriteria,
    title = {A multicriteria-based system dynamics modelling of traffic congestion caused by urban commuters},
    author = {Springael, Johan and Kunsch, Pierre and Brans, Jean-Pierre},
    journal = {Central European Journal of Operational Research},
    volume = {10},
    pages = {81--97},
    year = {2002},
    doi = {10.1017/S1446181100007975},
    }
  • F. Lambert, S. Leble, and J. Springael, "Binary bell polynomials and darboux covariant lax pairs," Glasgow mathematical journal, vol. 43, iss. A, pp. 53-63, 2001.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{lambert2001binary,
    title = {Binary Bell polynomials and Darboux covariant Lax pairs},
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Leble, Sergey and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Glasgow Mathematical Journal},
    volume = {43},
    number = {A},
    pages = {53--63},
    year = {2001},
    publisher = {Cambridge Univ Press},
    doi = {10.1017/S0017089501000064},
    }
  • F. Lambert and J. Springael, "On a direct procedure for the disclosure of lax pairs and bäcklund transformations," Chaos, solitons & fractals, vol. 12, iss. 14, pp. 2821-2832, 2001.
    [PDF] [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{lambert2001direct,
    title = {On a direct procedure for the disclosure of Lax pairs and B{\"a}cklund transformations},
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Chaos, Solitons \& Fractals},
    volume = {12},
    number = {14},
    pages = {2821--2832},
    year = {2001},
    publisher = {Elsevier},
    doi = {10.1016/S0960-0779(01)00096-0}
    }
  • F. Lambert, I. Loris, J. Springael, and R. Willox, "On the hirota representation of soliton equations with one tau-function," Journal of the physical society of japan, vol. 70, iss. 3, pp. 605-608, 2001.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{lambert2001hirota,
    title = {On the Hirota representation of soliton equations with one tau-function},
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Loris, Ignace and Springael, Johan and Willox, Ralph},
    journal = {Journal of the Physical Society of Japan},
    volume = {70},
    number = {3},
    pages = {605--608},
    year = {2001},
    publisher = {The Physical Society of Japan},
    doi = {10.1143/JPSJ.70.605},
    }
  • F. Lambert and J. Springael, "Construction of bäcklund transformations with binary bell polynomials," Journal of the physical society of japan, vol. 66, iss. 8, pp. 2211-2213, 1997.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{lambert1997construction,
    title = {Construction of B{\"a}cklund transformations with binary Bell polynomials},
    author = {Lambert, Franklin and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Journal of the Physical Society of Japan},
    volume = {66},
    number = {8},
    pages = {2211--2213},
    year = {1997},
    publisher = {The Physical Society of Japan},
    doi = {10.1143/JPSJ.66.2211},
    }
  • J. Springael, X. Hu, and I. Loris, "Bilinear characterization of higher order ito-equations," Journal of the physical society of japan, vol. 65, iss. 5, pp. 1222-1226, 1996.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{springael1996bilinear,
    title = {Bilinear characterization of higher order Ito-equations},
    author = {Springael, Johan and Hu, Xing-Biao and Loris, Ignace},
    journal = {Journal of the Physical Society of Japan},
    volume = {65},
    number = {5},
    pages = {1222--1226},
    year = {1996},
    publisher = {The Physical Society of Japan},
    doi = {10.1143/JPSJ.65.1222},
    }
  • R. Willcox, I. Loris, and J. Springael, "Bilinearization of the non-local boussinesq equation," Journal of physics a: mathematical and general, vol. 28, iss. 20, p. 5963, 1995.
    [DOI] [Bibtex]
    @article{willcox1995bilinearization,
    title = {Bilinearization of the non-local Boussinesq equation},
    author = {Willcox, Ralph and Loris, Ignace and Springael, Johan},
    journal = {Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General},
    volume = {28},
    number = {20},
    pages = {5963},
    year = {1995},
    publisher = {IOP Publishing},
    doi = {10.1088/0305-4470/28/20/024},
    }

List of presentations

  • F. Verbiest, T. Cornelissens, and J. Springael, "Impact of plant configuration on capital costs and asset efficiency: study of a chemical blending plant," in ORBEL30: 30th annual conference of the belgian operations research society, Louvain la neuve, Belgium, 2016.
    [PDF] [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{verbiest2016impact_pres,
    author = {Verbiest, Floor and Cornelissens, Trijntje and Springael, Johan},
    title = {Impact of plant configuration on capital costs and asset efficiency: study of a chemical blending plant},
    booktitle = {{ORBEL30}: 30th Annual Conference of the Belgian Operations Research Society},
    year = {2016},
    address = {Louvain la neuve, Belgium},
    keywords = {production planning},
    }
  • F. Verbiest, T. Cornelissens, and J. Springael, "Design of a chemical batch plant: a study of dedicated parallel lines with intermediate storage and the plant performance," in 26th european symposium on computer aided process engineering, Piran, Slovenia, 2016, pp. 739-744.
    [PDF] [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{verbiest2016design_pres,
    author = {Verbiest, Floor and Cornelissens, Trijntje and Springael, Johan},
    title = {Design of a chemical batch plant: a study of dedicated parallel lines with intermediate storage and the plant performance},
    booktitle = {26th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering},
    year = {2016},
    address = {Piran, Slovenia},
    pages = {739 -- 744},
    keywords = {production planning},
    }
  • J. Springael, "On two types of rank reversal," in Seminar at the SMG-ULB, Brussels, Belgium, 2015.
    [PDF] [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{springael2015two_pres,
    author = {Springael, Johan},
    title = {On two types of rank reversal},
    booktitle = {Seminar at the {SMG-ULB}},
    year = {2015},
    address = {Brussels, Belgium},
    keywords = {multiple criteria decision making},
    }
  • L. Talarico, K. Sörensen, and J. Springael, "An iterative approach to generate k dissimilar VRP solutions," in COMEX project meeting, Brussels, Belgium, 2013.
    [PDF] [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{talarico2013iterative_pres,
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    title = {An iterative approach to generate k dissimilar {VRP} solutions},
    booktitle = {{COMEX} project meeting},
    year = {2013},
    address = {Brussels, Belgium},
    keywords = {vehicle routing problem},
    }
  • L. Talarico, K. Sörensen, and J. Springael, "New metaheuristics for the risk constraint cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem," in ORBEL27: 27th annual conference of the belgian operations research society, Kortrijk, Belgium, 2013.
    [PDF] [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{talarico2013metaheuristics_pres,
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    title = {New metaheuristics for the risk constraint cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem},
    booktitle = {{ORBEL27}: 27th Annual Conference of the Belgian Operations Research Society},
    year = {2013},
    address = {Kortrijk, Belgium},
    keywords = {vehicle routing problem},
    }
  • L. Talarico, K. Sörensen, and J. Springael, "Risk-constrained cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem," in VeRoLoG2012: conference of the working group on vehicle routing and logistics optimization, Bologna, Italy, 2012.
    [PDF] [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{talarico2012risk_pres,
    author = {Talarico, Luca and Sörensen, Kenneth and Springael, Johan},
    title = {Risk-constrained cash-in-transit vehicle routing problem},
    booktitle = {{VeRoLoG2012}: Conference of the Working Group on Vehicle Routing and Logistics Optimization},
    year = {2012},
    address = {Bologna, Italy},
    keywords = {vehicle routing problem},
    }