Robert H. Storer

Robert Storer




Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Classes Taught: 

Probability and Statistics
Design of Experiments
Time Series Analysis
Operations Research
Integrated Business and Engineering Courses


Manufacturing Systems
Quality Control and Applied Statistics
Heuristic Optimization

Dr. Storer is the Co-Director of the Integrated Business and Engineering Honors Program. His research interests include heuristic optimization, logistics, scheduling and routing, combinatorial optimization, and “balancing and partitioning”. He teaches courses in heuristic optimization, simulation, and applied statistics. Dr. Storer joined the I.S.E. faculty in 1986.


R.H. Storer, S.D. Wu and R. Vaccari: New Search Spaces for Sequencing Problems with Application to Job Shop Scheduling, Management Science, 38(10), pp. 1495-1509, 1992.
R.H. Storer, S.D. Wu and R. Vaccari: Local Search in Problem and Heuristic Space for Job Shop Scheduling, ORSA Journal on Computing, 7(4), pp. 453-467, 1995.
W. Ku, R.H. Storer, and C. Georgakis: Disturbance Detection and Isolation by Dynamic Principal Component Analysis, Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 30, pp. 179-196, 1995.
C. Wonjoon and R. H. Storer: Heuristic Algorithms for a Turbine-Blade-Balancing Problem, Computers in Operations Research, 31 pp. 1245-1258, (2004)
J.P.M. Goncalves, R.H. Storer, and J. Gondzio: A family of linear programming algorithms based on an algorithm by von Neumann, Optimization Methods and Software, To Appear 2009.
R.J.W. James and R.H. Storer: Techniques for Solving the Subset Sum Problem, International Transactions in Operational Research, 12(4), pp 437-453, 2005.
K.S. Naphade, S.D. Wu, R.H. Storer, and B.J. Doshi: Melt Scheduling to Trade Off Material Waste and Shipping Performance, Operations Research, 49(5) pp.629-645, 2001.
A. Ernst, M. Krishnamoorthy and R.H. Storer: Heuristic and Exact Algorithms for Scheduling Aircraft Landings, Networks, 34(3), pp. 229-241, 1999.
Wu, S.D., Byeon, E.S., and R.H. Storer: A Graph-theoretic Decomposition of the Job-Shop Scheduling Problem to Achieve Scheduling Robustness, Operations Research, 47(1), pp. 113-124, 1999.
R.H. Storer, S.W. Flanders and S.D. Wu: Problem Space Local Search for Number Partitioning, The Annals of Operations Research, 63, pp. 465-487, 1996.
A. Turkcan, M.S. Akturk and R.H. Storer: Predictive/reactive scheduling with controllable processing times, IIE Transactions, To Appear 2009.
Robert H. Storer, J.P.M. Goncalves, and Jacek Gondzio: A family of linear programming algorithms based on an algorithm by von Neumann, Optimization Methods and Software, 24(3), pp. 461-478, June 2009.
Robert H. Storer and Clara M. Novoa: An approximate dynamic programming approach for the vehicle routing problem, European Journal of Operations Research 196 (2), pp. 509-515, 2009.
R.H. Storer, C. Novoa, R. Berger, and J. Linderoth: A Set-Partitioning-Based Model for the Stochastic Vehicle Routing Problem, Transportation Science, In Review