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Further, the point of time in which the customer requests to be picked up to be brought back home may be uncertain as well. As a result, dispatchers have in many cases to replan the assignments and customer sequences. The resulting applications generally allow a priori planning but require adaptions of the plan due to the manifold sources of uncertainty. Shared mobility systems enable customers to spontaneously rent a bike or car within the city or at specific stations. The main objective of operational planning for shared mobility systems is to provide a sufficient service level (Lin and Yang 2011).
5 Recent Developments of the RVRP-Environment 23 Data Analysis Computer memory has become cheap. The digital control of devices results in vast amounts of unstructured (big) data (Manyika et al. 2011). With respect to vehicle routing, data is collected regarding the vehicles, the customers, and the goods or services. The collected data implicitly reflects the environmental impacts like weather or traffic statuses. , current expected travel times. Amongst others, companies track vehicles’ routes, travel times, service times, load, and speed.
3, we identify travel times, service times, customer demands, and requests as the four main drivers of uncertainty. We further identify time windows, working hours, and capacities as the major constraints and costs and reliability as the major objectives for RVRPs induced by the practical applications. Uncertainty results in the requirement for replanning. Further, a consideration of possible future events in current planning is desired. Therefore, we describe the technologies enabling replanning and stepwise planning as well as predictions of uncertain future events in Sects.
Approximate Dynamic Programming for Dynamic Vehicle Routing by Marlin Wolf Ulmer