Ant system: optimization by a colony of cooperating agents M Dorigo, V Maniezzo, A Colorni IEEE transactions on systems, man, and cybernetics, part b (cybernetics) 26 …, 1996 | 17241 | 1996 |

Distributed optimization by ant colonies A Colorni, M Dorigo, V Maniezzo Proceedings of the first European conference on artificial life 142, 134-142, 1991 | 5485 | 1991 |

Positive feedback as a search strategy M Dorigo Technical report, 91-16, 1991 | 1784 | 1991 |

Ant system for job-shop scheduling A Colorni, M Dorigo, V Maniezzo, M Trubian JORBEL-Belgian Journal of Operations Research, Statistics, and Computer …, 1994 | 1325 | 1994 |

The ant system applied to the quadratic assignment problem V Maniezzo, A Colorni IEEE Transactions on knowledge and data engineering 11 (5), 769-778, 1999 | 1254 | 1999 |

The ant system: An autocatalytic optimizing process M Dorigo, V Maniezzo, A Colorni Technical report, 1991 | 898 | 1991 |

An Investigation of some Properties of an" Ant Algorithm". A Colorni, M Dorigo, V Maniezzo Ppsn 92 (1992), 1992 | 802 | 1992 |

Genetic evolution of the topology and weight distribution of neural networks V Maniezzo IEEE Transactions on neural networks 5 (1), 39-53, 1994 | 786 | 1994 |

Exact and approximate nondeterministic tree-search procedures for the quadratic assignment problem V Maniezzo INFORMS journal on computing 11 (4), 358-369, 1999 | 519 | 1999 |

Heuristics from nature for hard combinatorial optimization problems A Colorni, M Dorigo, F Maffioli, V Maniezzo, G Righini, M Trubian International Transactions in Operational Research 3 (1), 1-21, 1996 | 489 | 1996 |

An exact algorithm for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem based on a new mathematical formulation A Mingozzi, V Maniezzo, S Ricciardelli, L Bianco Management science 44 (5), 714-729, 1998 | 469 | 1998 |

Ant colony optimization V Maniezzo, LM Gambardella, F De Luigi New optimization techniques in engineering 1 (5), 2004 | 436* | 2004 |

Annals of Information Systems U Apte, U Karmarkar, U Kulkarni, DJ Power, R Sharda, S Kozielski, ... | 426 | 2009 |

An exact method for the car pooling problem based on lagrangean column generation R Baldacci, V Maniezzo, A Mingozzi Operations research 52 (3), 422-439, 2004 | 349 | 2004 |

An ANTS heuristic for the frequency assignment problem V Maniezzo, A Carbonaro Future Generation Computer Systems 16 (8), 927-935, 2000 | 306 | 2000 |

Matheuristics: Optimization, simulation and control MA Boschetti, V Maniezzo, M Roffilli, A Bolufé Röhler International workshop on hybrid metaheuristics, 171-177, 2009 | 256 | 2009 |

The ant system: Optimization by a colony of cooperating agents V Maniezzo, M Dorigo, A Colorni IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics-Part B 26 (1), 29-41, 1996 | 242 | 1996 |

A distributed geographic information system for the daily car pooling problem RW Calvo, F de Luigi, P Haastrup, V Maniezzo Computers & Operations Research 31 (13), 2263-2278, 2004 | 227 | 2004 |

Metaheuristics for high school timetabling A Colorni, M Dorigo, V Maniezzo Computational optimization and applications 9, 275-298, 1998 | 211 | 1998 |

Genetic algorithms and highly constrained problems: The time-table case A Colorni, M Dorigo, V Maniezzo International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature, 55-59, 1990 | 201 | 1990 |