Timefold provides a strong platform for metaheuristics research. Its extensive array of pre-existing use cases simplifies the process of objectively comparing your new algorithms with current ones, aiding in thorough and efficient exploration in this field.

To reference Timefold or the user manual, please use this BibTeX reference:

  author        = {De Smet, Geoffrey and Petrovický, Lukáš and open source contributors},
  title         = {Timefold documentation},
  year          = {2023},
  organization  = {Timefold BV or third-party contributors},
  url           = {},
  note          = {Timefold is an open source AI solver for Java, Python or Kotlin}

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