Call for book Chapters: Green transportation and new advances in vehicle routing problems

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Book Title: Green transportation and new advances in vehicle routing problems

Editor book to be published by Springer (English)

Editors: Houda Derbel, Bassem Jarboui and Patrick Siarry


Book Statement

The transport field is one of the most important aspects of logistics and economic activity in the world. However, it is the centerpiece of pollution. Today, many countries have made ambitious commitments to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. In addition, the environmental awareness is growing faced with the greenhouse effect and promising challenges are developed to find efficient solutions to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions. The book will introduce advances in vehicle routing problem in general and then will focus on the green vehicle routing problem and solution approaches providing sustainable logistics in terms of exact and heuristic methods as well as on advanced mobility architecture to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Besides, real world cases are welcome.


Topics of interest

  • Vehicle routing problem,
  • Green logistics and transportation,
  • Pollution routing problem,
  • Green intelligent transportation systems,
  • Team Orienteering Problem,
  • Electric vehicle routing problem,
  • Electric location routing problem,


  • Electric logistic fleets,
  • Mobile charging vehicle routing problem,
  • Green intelligent transportation system,
  • Smart mobility,
  • Green vehicle routing problems,
  • Optimization and smart cities.

Information for authors

Authors may submit new contributions of around 20 pages in English. All chapters suitable for publication in this book are blind reviewed.



The authors should use the Springer Template (Latex version)


Important dates

  • Proposal submission (abstract and authors affiliations): 15th February 2019
  • Submission deadline: 30th Jun 2019
  • Final submission: 30th November 2019
  • Expected publication: March 2020


Contact Information

For more detailed information, please contact: Houda Derbel, University of Sfax ( or Bassem Jarboui, Emirates College of Technology ( or Patrick Siarry, Paris-Est Créteil University  (

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