A comparative theoretical and computational study on robust counterpart optimization: II. Probabilistic guarantees on constraint satisfaction Z Li, Q Tang, CA Floudas Industrial & engineering chemistry research 51 (19), 6769-6788, 2012 | 106 | 2012 |

Minimizing energy consumption and cycle time in two-sided robotic assembly line systems using restarted simulated annealing algorithm Z Li, Q Tang, LP Zhang Journal of Cleaner Production 135, 508-522, 2016 | 99 | 2016 |

Production scheduling of a large-scale steelmaking continuous casting process via unit-specific event-based continuous-time models: Short-term and medium-term scheduling J Li, X Xiao, Q Tang, CA Floudas Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 51 (21), 7300-7319, 2012 | 67 | 2012 |

An effective discrete artificial bee colony algorithm with idle time reduction techniques for two-sided assembly line balancing problem of type-II Q Tang, Z Li, L Zhang Computers & Industrial Engineering 97, 146-156, 2016 | 63 | 2016 |

Discrete cuckoo search algorithms for two-sided robotic assembly line balancing problem Z Li, N Dey, AS Ashour, Q Tang Neural Computing and Applications 30 (9), 2685-2696, 2018 | 62 | 2018 |

Multi-objective co-operative co-evolutionary algorithm for minimizing carbon footprint and maximizing line efficiency in robotic assembly line systems JM Nilakantan, Z Li, Q Tang, P Nielsen Journal of Cleaner Production 156, 124-136, 2017 | 60 | 2017 |

Robust optimization and stochastic programming approaches for medium-term production scheduling of a large-scale steelmaking continuous casting process under demand uncertainty Y Ye, J Li, Z Li, Q Tang, X Xiao, CA Floudas Computers & Chemical Engineering 66, 165-185, 2014 | 59 | 2014 |

Balancing stochastic two-sided assembly line with multiple constraints using hybrid teaching-learning-based optimization algorithm Q Tang, Z Li, LP Zhang, C Zhang Computers & Operations Research 82, 102-113, 2017 | 56 | 2017 |

Mathematical modeling and evolutionary generation of rule sets for energy-efficient flexible job shops L Zhang, Q Tang, Z Wu, F Wang Energy 138, 210-227, 2017 | 55 | 2017 |

Co-evolutionary particle swarm optimization algorithm for two-sided robotic assembly line balancing problem Z Li, MN Janardhanan, Q Tang, P Nielsen Advances in Mechanical Engineering 8 (9), 1687814016667907, 2016 | 52 | 2016 |

Ergonomic risk and cycle time minimization for the U-shaped worker assignment assembly line balancing problem: A multi-objective approach Z Zhang, QH Tang, R Ruiz, L Zhang Computers & Operations Research 118, 104905, 2020 | 43 | 2020 |

Modelling and optimisation of energy-efficient U-shaped robotic assembly line balancing problems Z Zhang, Q Tang, Z Li, L Zhang International Journal of Production Research 57 (17), 5520-5537, 2019 | 42 | 2019 |

Rules-based heuristic approach for the U-shaped assembly line balancing problem M Li, Q Tang, Q Zheng, X Xia, CA Floudas Applied Mathematical Modelling 48, 423-439, 2017 | 41 | 2017 |

Two-sided assembly line balancing problem of type I: Improvements, a simple algorithm and a comprehensive study Z Li, Q Tang, LP Zhang Computers & Operations Research 79, 78-93, 2017 | 40 | 2017 |

Enhanced migrating birds optimization algorithm for U-shaped assembly line balancing problems with workers assignment Z Zhang, Q Tang, D Han, Z Li Neural Computing and Applications 31 (11), 7501-7515, 2019 | 39 | 2019 |

Mathematical model and metaheuristics for simultaneous balancing and sequencing of a robotic mixed-model assembly line Z Li, MN Janardhanan, Q Tang, P Nielsen Engineering Optimization 50 (5), 877-893, 2018 | 39 | 2018 |

Station ant colony optimization for the type 2 assembly line balancing problem Q Zheng, M Li, Y Li, Q Tang The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 66 (9), 1859-1870, 2013 | 39 | 2013 |

Mathematical model and grey wolf optimization for low-carbon and low-noise U-shaped robotic assembly line balancing problem Z Zhang, Q Tang, L Zhang Journal of Cleaner Production 215, 744-756, 2019 | 31 | 2019 |

A comparative study of exact methods for the simple assembly line balancing problem Z Li, I Kucukkoc, Q Tang Soft Computing 24 (15), 11459-11475, 2020 | 24 | 2020 |

Model and metaheuristics for robotic two-sided assembly line balancing problems with setup times Z Li, MN Janardhanan, Q Tang, SG Ponnambalam Swarm and Evolutionary Computation 50, 100567, 2019 | 24 | 2019 |